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Dress Code

Appearances matter at these fine restos with attire requirements for men.

Appearances matter at these fine restos with attire requirements for men.

21 Club

Nostalgic American fare in a country-club setting. the code: Jackets optional, but strongly suggested. Loaners available (Men’s Warehouse and Ralph Lauren). 21 W. 52nd St., btw Fifth & Sixth aves., 212.582.7200

The Four Seasons Restaurant

The Four Seasons Restaurant
The Four Seasons Restaurant (Courtesy The Four Seasons Restaurant)

Extravagant New American plates in an iconic space. the code: Jackets strongly suggested. Ties optional. Loaners available (in navy blue). Host’s hint: “With a nice dress shirt, you’ll get away with no blazer.“ 99 E. 52nd St., btw Lexington & Park aves., 212.754.9494

Le Bernardin

Le Bernardin
Le Bernardin (©Daniel Krieger)

Quintessential fine French dining. the code: Jackets required. Ties optional. Loaners available (in navy blue). 155 W. 51st St., btw Sixth & Seventh aves., 212.554.1515