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Dining area in The Chester at Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC

The Chester

Serving Brunch, Lunch, and Dinner in NYC's Meatpacking District

Located on the ground floor is The Chester, a bar and American bistro that cater to both the public and guests of the hotel. The Chester offers an approachable menu, and patrons can opt to sit indoors or outdoors. Consider The Chester your local neighborhood gathering place for all occasions that require great food. Not only do we serve delicious plates for lunch and dinner, we're a favorite spot amongst locals for brunch in the Meatpacking District. The Chester transforms into a lively meeting spot, perfect for after-work drinks or watching a game. The Chester can easily be transformed for private events.

OPENING HOURS

Monday: 4PM-10PM
Tuesday - Thursday: 12PM - 10PM
Friday: 12PM - 12AM
Saturday: 11AM-12AM
Sunday: 11AM - 10PM 

DRESS CODE ENFORCED: Athletic wear not permitted. The dress- downtown chic meets well tailored attire, proper shoes required. Bring your personal style with a smart-casual twist at the exclusive Gansevoort Rooftop featuring 360 New York City skyline views.

GAME SEASON: For any major game season (football, basketball, etc.), minimums will be $100/person. Reservations strongly recommended.

Menus

PATIO MENU

SOUP OF THE DAY 12

LENTIL SOUP 12 *V

CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP 14

FRENCH ONION SOUP     14 *V

CHILI  14
meat sauce, kidney beans, sour cream,
scalions, shaved cheese

FLORENTINE OMELET  19
tomato, spinach, swiss cheese
choice of fries or salad
egg whites +1

SALADS  

FRESH BURRATA 19  *V
heirloom tomatoes, fresh basil, balsamic reduction

ROASTED CHICKEN 22
mixed greens, heirloom tomatoes, baby corn, heart of palm

HOUSE 19
mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumber, grilled corn,
avocado,cojita cheese, white balsamic dressing
add chicken +7

BABY KALE + ARUGULA 19  *V-GF
butternut squash, quinoa, feta cheese, 
cucumber, citrus vinaigrette
add chicken +7

CAESAR 18
romaine hearts, parmesan, anchovies, croutons
add chicken +7

BOARDS  

AVOCADO TOAST 19  *V
served on country bread
add soft boiled egg +3

PROSCIUTTO + FIGS FLATBREAD 24  
goat cheese, arugula

MARGHERITA FLATBREAD 20  *V
fresh mozzarella, roasted tomatoes, basil

BBQ CHICKEN FLATBREAD 22
grilled chicken, barbecue sauce, mozzarella

BURGERS & SANDWICHES
served with french fries  

CAPRESE GRILLED CHEESE 18   *V
fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, house-made pesto,
toasted brioche

CROQUE MONSIEUR 19
hot ham, gruyere cheese, bechamel sauce
add egg+1

GRILLED CHICKEN 20
grilled chicken, lettuce, tomato, chipotle aioli

MEATBALL SANDWICH 20
meatballs, tomato sauce, provolone cheese

THE PARISIAN 20
french ham, gruyere, buttered baguette

ROASTED CHICKEN SANDWICH 20
lettuce, tomato, dijon aioli

VEGGIE BURGER 20   *V
tzatziki, avocado, tomato
add swiss or cheddar cheese +3

CHESTER BURGER 23
beef burger, cheddar, bacon, chipotle aioli mayo,
lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle


PASTA  

PARPADELLE BOLOGNESE   26  
traditional meat sauce, shaved parmesan

LINGUINE PRIMAVERA   24
asparagus, green peas, cherry tomatoes,
artichoke hearts, shaved parmesan

PENNE A LA VODKA  26
grilled chicken, shaved parmesan

APPETIZERS  

GUACAMOLE 18  *V-GF
tortilla chips

QUESO 16  *V
four cheese blend, tortilla chips

SRIRACHA WINGS 18 
prize-winning honey sriracha sauce

FISH TACOS 19 
choice of fried or grilled
cabbage slaw, cotija cheese, tartar sauce

SPINACH + ARTICHOKE DIP 19 
tortilla chips

BEEF SLIDERS 18
lettuce, tomato, pickles, cheddar

MAC & CHEESE 18  *V
gruyere, parmesan
add bacon +4

ENTRÉES  

CHICKEN POT PIE 24

ROTISSERIE CHICKEN 26
roasted half chicken, seasonal mixed vegetables

PAN-SEARED SALMON 28
couscous, lemon dill reduction

STEAK FRITES 34
chimichurri butter, hand cut fries

SIDES *V

HAND CUT FRIES 10

TRUFFLE FRIES 12

SAUTÉED FRENCH BEANS 10

ROASTED BRUSSEL SPROUTS 12

SAFFRON RICE 8

DESSERT 12

CREME BRULEE

CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE A LA MODE

BROWNIE A LA MODE

MIXED FRUIT TARTE

 

COCKTAILS 

The Gansevoort
Grey Goose, St. Germaine
grapefruit, sparkling wine
19

Galocher
Patron Silver, Illegal Mezcal Joven
agave, tabasco, tajin salt rim
19

The Windsor

Grey Goose Citrus & Berries, St-Germaine
Cucumber
19

Lavender & Honey

Bacardi Carta Blanca, lavender, london essence
bitter orange & elderflower tonic
19

Chester Old Fashioned
Woodinville Bourbon, homemade old fashioned syrup
bitters, lemon oils
22

Double Espresso Martini
Grey Goose infused vanilla, Caffè Borghetti 
Espresso, Fernet Branca
22

Frances Ha
Suyo Pisco, grenadine, Amaro Santoni
egg white, butterflies
19

The Green Door
Volcan De Mi Tierra silver, pistachio syrup
london essence grapefruit & rosemary tonic
19

Manhattan's Finest
Bombay Saphire, Martini Rosso
martini bitters, tonic
19

Lee's Plan
Cazadores Reposado, Martini Fiero
Chandon Garden Spritz
20

The Smurfes
Ketel One, cotton candy, malibu
19

Bittersweet Symphony
Maker’s Mark, Martini Rubino, martini bitters 
oak barrel aged
20

Smoke & Mirrors
Volcan De Mi Tierra Cristalino, tangerine 
citrus, oak smoke
22

DRINKS
American Coffee 4
Espresso 3.5
Cappuccino 5
Macchiato 4
Iced Coffee 4.5
Tea 4
Iced Tea 7
Lemonade 7
Arnold Palmer 7
Acqua Panna Still Water (Large) 10
San Pelligrino Spakling Water (Large) 10

MOCKTAILS 

Not A Gin & Tonic
Seedlip Spice 94, london essence grapefruit
& rosemary tonic
14

Not A Vodka & Soda
Seedlip Spice 94, london essence bitter orange
& elderflower tonic
14

CHAMPAGNE + SPARKLING
Moët Chandon Brut 32/150
Moët Chandon Rosé 35/175
Cruset Blanc de Blancs 17/65

ROSÉ WINE
Gris Blanc, Gerard Bertrand 17/70
Whispering Angel 18/80

WHITE WINE
Sauvignon Blanc - Cote des Roses 16/70
Sancerre, L'Escape 20/95
Chardonnay, Imagery 18/85
Pinot Grigio - Grandi Mordi 16/70
Pecorino - Nestore Bosco 15/65
Chablis - Joseph Le Roi 19/90

RED WINE
Pinot Noir, Excurdo Rojo 16/65
Malbec, Aguaribay 16/65
Cabernet Sauvignon, UKO 16/65
Shiraz, Barossa Valley 15/60
Barbera d'Astis, Prunotto Fiulot 17/65

DRAFT
Goose Island IPA 12 / 21 / 38
Stella Artois 13 / 23 / 40
Sam Adams Seasonal 13 / 23 / 40
Blue Point 13 / 23 / 40

BOTTLE
Peroni 11
Carona Light 11
Dogfish Head Sea Quench Ale 12
Sixpoint Crip Lager 12
Sixpoint Bengali Ale 12
Guiness 11
Montauk Summer Ale 12
Montauk Watermelon 12
Angry Orchard 10
Truly Seltzer Wild Berry or Pineapple 10

HAPPY HOUR
MONDAY - FRIDAY 4-7PM

BEER
Select Drafts
Bottles
8

CLASSIC COCKTAILS 
Margarita 
Moscow Mule
Espresso Martinii
12 / 40 Pitcher
 

WINE BY THE GLASS
Pinot Grigio
Pinot Noir
Chandon Spritz
10

APPETIZERS
Sriracha Wings (Prize-Winning Honey Sriracha Sauce)
Guacamole + Chips
Beef Sliders
12

BRUNCH MENU

available Saturday - Sunday 11AM - 3PM only


AVOCADO TOAST 19
add soft boiled egg +3

GUACAMOLE 18  
tortilla chips 

FRENCH TOAST 18
brioche, maple syrup, butter

FLORENTINE OMELET 19
tomato, spinach, swiss cheese, hash browns
add egg whites +2

BREAKFAST SANDWICH 18
eggs, bacon, cheddar, hash browns
choice of bagel: plain or everything 

SAUSAGE, EGG, CHEESE SANDWICH 18
sausage, egg, gruyere, brioche bun, home fries

AMERICAN BREAKFAST 22 
2 eggs your way, roasted home fries
choice of: applewood smoked bacon or breakfast sausag

CHICKEN & WAFFLES 24
sweet waffles, fried boneless chicken

COUNTRY BREAKFAST 25
eggs your way, duck sausage, hoisin sauce, home fries

HOUSE SALAD 18
mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumber, grilled corn, avocado,
cojita cheese, white balsamic dressing
add chicken +7

MARGHERITA FLATBREAD 20
fresh mozzarella, roasted tomatoes, basil

CHESTER BURGER 23
beef burger, cheddar, bacon, lettuce,
tomato, onion, pickle

CAPRESE GRILLED CHEESE 20   
fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, house-made pesto,
toasted brioche

STEAK FRITES 34
chimichurri butter, hand cut fries

DESSERT 12

CREME BRÛLÉE
CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE A LA MODE 
BROWNIE A LA MODE
MIXED FRUIT TARTE

No cash! Only credit cards are accepted at this time.

All customers must wear masks when not seated.

Masks are REQUIRED to enter inside the building to use the restrooms.

Please keep 6 feet of distance from fellow patrons when waiting to be seated.

Maximum group size is 10 guests.

Please check in with the hostess to place or pick-up orders to go.

A Meet Me at The Chester neon sign at Gansevoort Hotel
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Wings served in The Chester at Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC
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The Chester outdoor patio at Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC
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