Catering Services

The Javits Center currently offers two catering options for event catering -- Full-Service Catering and Market Express -- through our partner, Centerplate. Centerplate focuses on offering fresh, locally-sourced food and beverages throughout its menus, while operating the Taste NY Bistro where visitors can sample homemade and homegrown produce and baked goods, as well as New York wine, beers and ciders, at this café-style location on Level 2. Take a look at our catering options below:

Full-Service Catering

The Javits Center offers full-service catering to all of its customers, providing a wide range of menus and items that cater to every taste and budget. Centerplate, a global hospitality corporation that provides services to more than 300 premier event venues around the world, is the exclusive, in-house caterer at the Javits Center, offering impeccable service and a superior selection of menus for more than two decades. From simple snacks to elegant main courses, Centerplate’s dedication to dining excellence has helped the Javits Center host spectacular events with thousands of exhibitors from across the globe.

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An array of choices

Ordering Full-Service Catering and unsure what to choose? Our Catering Menu details all the available options for you, with delectable descriptions and images accompanying them. Vegetarian, Kosher, Halal and Gluten Free options are also indicated within our menu for easy navigation. Take a look:


Market Express

The Javits Center is one of the first convention centers in the United States to offer online catering services, including Market Express, a new program designed to allow event managers and exhibitors to order light catering on demand (a maximum of six guests) and have the items delivered to their exhibits or offices on site.

For more information

Questions? Special restrictions? General inquiries? Ask about Full-service catering at 212.216.2400 or about Market Express at 212 216-2420.

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How to Get Here

Within New York City, public transportation is always a quick and affordable way to go-- and the opening of the new 7 Subway line extension across the street makes the trip even more convenient.

Subway A, C, E, 1, 2 3, N, Q, R, B, D, F, M, 7, S
Nearby Buses M34 crosstown, M42 crosstown, M12 uptown/downtown
Trains Amtrak, New Jersey Transit, Long Island Railroad, Metro North Railroad
Airports LaGuardia Airport, JFK Airport, Newark Airport
Ferry Service The NY Waterway operates a ferry from Weehawken, NJ. In just eight minutes, the ferry takes you across the Hudson River to West 39th Street and Twelfth Avenue, just one block from the Javits Center.

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