Where is the Best Reception in Philly for Your Corporate Holiday Party?

collagePair panoramic views of the city with innovative New American cooking for a reception or sit-down dinner during the holidays.

R2L’s timeless design and superb views from the 37th floor of Two Liberty captivate the senses and set the scene for the best reception in Philly. From the time the doors opened in 2010, R2L has hosted some of the most high profile events in Philadelphia. At the same time, R2L has been host to countless marriage proposals, milestone birthdays, closing dinners, and holiday parties.

Take a 360º virtual tour of the space here to step inside this space for the best reception in Philly during the holidays. It is never too early to inquire with our event coordinator about setting up an elegant private event in the wintertime.

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The Best Reception in Philly With Award-Winning Cuisine

The following are some seasonal hors d’oeuvres and seated dinner offerings for a hybrid reception/seated dinner event.

Enhance each course with different wine or cocktail pairings from our sommelier-selected inventory. We have been recognized by Wine Spectator as a Philadelphia restaurant with an exceptional selection of wines.

Locally-sourced and created using classic cooking methods with only the finest ingredients, the upscale offerings at R2L can be customized into a special menu just for your holiday get together:

Seasonal Passed Hors D’Oeuvres:

  • Braised Short Rib Sliders w/ red wine reduction + mustard
  • Seasonal Harvest Vegetable + Taleggio Puff Pastry Tarts
  • Old-Bay Scented Shrimp Cocktail Skewers w/ horseradish cocktail preserves
  • Philly Smoked Salmon w/ soft pretzel + mustard cream cheese
  • Vegan “Meatballs” w/ tomato +basil

The Dinner Table Main Courses:

  • Filet Mignon w/ red wine jus + horseradish crème fraîche
  • Roasted Organic Chicken Breast w/ fricassée of chicken leg
  • Seared Scottish Salmon w/ dill + caper cream
  • Slow-Cooked Halibut or Turbot (based on availability) w/ white white, lemon, cauliflower + capers


  • Potato Pancake + Braised Greens
  • Broccolini, Garlic, Hot Pepper, + Quinoa
  • Cheddar Grits + Glazed Pearl Onions
  • Brussels Sprouts, Wild Rice + Chestnut Granola

For those seeking the best reception in Philly with the amenities needed for a successful private event, R2L provides the following and more to make your event seamless:

  • On-site parking
  • Wi-Fi access
  • A/V capabilities
  • Plasma screens for presentations
  • Access to microphones
  • Preferred vendors

Contact Us

Call us at 215.564.5337 to inquire about a private event at R2L. We look forward to speaking with you and working with you to make your event unique and buzz-worthy.

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