Refinery Hotel, a new lifestyle boutique hotel coming to West 38th Street in spring 2013, has announced partnering with In Good Company Hospitality to oversee all food and beverage operations at the hotel. In Good Company H.G. already owns/operates several marquee locations in and around New York City and is well regarded for creating distinctive dining and entertainment venues catering to a wide demographic.
As food and beverage operator for Refinery, In Good Company has developed the brand and concepts of each venue, as well as their respective menus. The restaurant at Refinery will include seating for 170 people and feature designs by Derek Sanders. The signature restaurant, which may also be accessed from West 39th Street, will feature an open show kitchen on the ground floor; a 1,700-square-foot outdoor /1,400 square-foot indoor rooftop lounge that will feature spectacular views of the Empire State Building, indoor/outdoor areas, and a retractable roof; the lobby bar; as well as room service for the hotel’s 197 guest rooms.
“In Good Company has a proven track record creating successful venues that provide a sophisticated and inviting atmosphere that guests want to come back to,” said Pinky Vaid, owner of Refinery Hotel. “They are a perfect fit for our hotel. We believe that their innovative concepts will be a welcome addition to the dining and nightlife scene in the Garment District.”
“We are thrilled about the opportunity to work with Refinery Hotel in creating exceptional hospitality destinations that will compliment this amazing hotel property,” said Terence Tubridy, President of In Good Company Hospitality. “Having a blank canvas to work with for each of these spaces is a truly exciting proposition and one with which we look forward to creating a masterpiece. Having grown in New York, we have the pulse of what the customer."
"In Good Company Hospitality offers a level of customer service that represents a true New York experience, and we are excited to showcase our service in heart of Midtown with the Refinery Hotel," said Stephen Maly, Director of Hospitality.
About In Good Company Hospitality
Based in New York City, In Good Company Hospitality is committed to creating vibrant and unparalleled hospitality destinations. With six unique locations and varying culinary experiences throughout Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens, IGCH has a distinctive venue for every occasion and a specialty with corporate and social events , including meetings, weddings, and private dining.
About Refinery Hotel
Refinery Hotel will become the newest hotel in New York’s Fashion District when it opens this spring on 38th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues. Originally built as a high-end millinery factory and tea salon in 1912, Refinery’s design draws on the building’s past combining raw elegance in the guestrooms with refined public spaces. This 197-room hotel will have fashion-forward loft-like guestrooms featuring custom furniture, original artwork, industrial-chic design, 12-foot high ceilings, and Frette linens. The property will also host a premium, upscale, restaurant and bar, unique artisanal coffee concept, lobby lounge, and a stunning a 1,700-square-foot outdoor /1,400 square-foot indoor rooftop lounge with views of the Empire State Building. Rates start at $325. www.refineryhotelnewyork.com