New York City Conference Guide

July 30, 2018 / New York City

In NYC for a convention at the Javits Convention Center? NYC is a hub for delicious food, beautiful parks, world-class museums, and  an entertaining nightlife. After networking and sitting in on panels all day, you’ll likely want to hit the town. To help, we’ve put together the top destinations for conference-goers, based on Uber trip data.

Eat and drink like a local

Networking starts at the convention center, but the real connections are made in the evenings after the conference. These spots below boast awesome food and drinks, according to Uber riders.

Check out the restaurants

Experience the nightlife

Whether you want to enjoy a craft brew, sip on a bespoke cocktail, or drink with the locals, there is no shortage of watering holes in NYC.

Check out the bars

Explore the shopping scene

From malls and boutiques to outdoor shopping epicenters, if you’ve forgotten something or are looking for that perfect gift to take home, you have an array of choices.

Shop til you drop

Take in the town

Spending an extra day in the city? Or want to get away from the conference circuit for a while? You’re in luck! With museums and sights throughout the city, you certainly won’t be bored.

Get inspired

Where to eat

Where to drink

Where to shop

Where to be entertained

Can’t get away?

Uber Eats is our food delivery app that offers curbside delivery from hundreds of local restaurants. Craving Pad Thai? Done. Dying for a lobster roll? We’re on it. Not sure what you’re in the mood for? Download the Uber Eats app and check out New York City’s selections. The problem won’t be finding something good to eat; it’ll be choosing between mouthwatering options.

How it works:

  1. Download the app or head to
  2. Enter where you want it delivered—in this case, add your hotel’s address
  3. Browse local restaurants
  4. Place your order with a tap
  5. Track your order—watch as your order is prepared, picked up, and delivered