Group Dining

Sparrow Bar + Cookshop has several options for your larger group. It is our goal to make your event memorable, while providing fresh from the farm ingredients, Chef Monica Pope's award winning global recipes, a sommelier selected wine and beverage program, and the attentive service you deserve. Groups of 14 or more require a set, per person, menu. Take a look at our example menus, and our available spaces, then tell us about your event here.

The cookshop, our private dining room

Our upstairs, Private Dining Room, dubbed the Cookshop, is available for your seated meal, happy hour, cooking class or wine dinner. The Cookshop can hold 4 to 45 seated, and up to 60 for a standing cocktail reception.

Please be aware that this room is up a wide set of stairs. Make sure your guests can ascend stairs before considering this option.

Food and beverage minimums*:
$1,000 Tuesday through Thursday
$1,500 Friday through Monday
(additional service fees will apply on Sundays and Mondays)

Interested? Tell us about your event here.

The Garden

Our outside space features a covered dining area holding up to 30 (heaters and fans are available), and an uncovered community table holding another 20, both within our lush garden. Can accommodate 75 for a standing cocktail reception.

Inclement weather will be addressed as your event date draws near.
 

Food and beverage minimums*
$700 Tuesday through Thursday
$1,000 Friday through Monday 
(additional service fees will apply on Sundays and Mondays)

Interested? Tell us about your event here.


Invite Chef Monica to the Party

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Private Cooking Class with Monica pope

Let Chef Monica Pope take you on a culinary journey with a private, hands-on adult cooking class. Your group of up to 30 will enjoy a two-hour participatory class, upstairs in The Cookshop, featuring three recipes that you help make - and then eat. 

$65 per person, exclusive of beverages, tax and gratuity
Food and beverage minimums*:
$1,000 Tuesday through Thursday
$1,500 Friday through Monday
(additional service fees will apply on Sundays and Mondays)

Interested? Tell us about your event here.

Private dinner and demonstration with monica pope

Your group of up to 40 will be delighted with a magical night! The evening kicks off with a cocktail hour, upstairs in The Cookshop, featuring a customized cocktail and passed hors d'ouvres. Then you'll be seated while Chef Monica Pope demonstrates one of the three courses you'll enjoy.

$95 per person, exclusive of beverages, tax and gratuity
Food and beverage minimums*:
$1,000 Tuesday through Thursday
$1,500 Friday through Monday
(additional service fees will apply on Sundays and Mondays)

Interested? Tell us about your event here.

SPARROW AT HOME

We'd be happy to bring the Sparrow experience to you. Whether we simply deliver trays of food to your home or business, or assist you in hosting your offsite event by bringing staff to cook and serve, we've got you covered. Give us the details on the Sparrow Event questionnaire here.


The Fine Print

Service Fee - A service fee shall be assessed for all events, on site or off site, which require additional kitchen staff, including Sundays and Mondays. Texas sales tax and a 20% gratuity will be added to all event tickets. For offsite events, staff start time is 1.5 hours prior to the start of the event and will extend to one hour beyond the scheduled conclusion of the event. A travel fee of $300, or 5% of the final total excluding tax, gratuity and fees, whichever is greater, shall be incurred if the offsite event is outside of the city limits of Houston, Texas.

Delivery Fee - All off site events within the city limits of Houston, Texas shall incur a 5% delivery fee of the final total, excluding tax, gratuity and fees.

Administrative Fee - All event tickets will incur a 5% administrative fee of final total, excluding tax, gratuity and fees.

Rental Fee - A rental fee applies to parties of 40 or more, or if you would like alternative furnishings. We will happily coordinate rentals of off site events, if you choose.

Payment Terms - We require a Credit Card Authorization Form at the time of booking in order to reserve an in house space. You card will not be charged until the conclusion of your event. Off site events, however, will require a non-refundable 50% deposit 5 days before the date of the event. This deposit can be charged to the credit card on the Credit Card Authorization Form on file, or an alternative form of payment, if you choose. We regret that we are unable to offer separate checks. One check will be delivered to the contact person of choice for payment. We can, however, split a check evenly among up to four payees.

Guest Confirmation - You must confirm the guaranteed number of guests with us five business days before your event. You will be charged per person for the guaranteed number of guests, or the actual number of guests, whichever is greater. Please be aware that we may not be able to offer your predetermined set menu to additional guests, although all will be fed.

Menu - Our menu changes daily, based on availability and seasonality and therefore cannot be guaranteed until days before your event. Special requests will be taken under consideration, for an additional fee.

Cancellation Policy - You may cancel within 14 days of your event with no financial penalty. Cancellations prior to 14 days of the date of the event will incur a non-refundable 5% administrative fee based on the final estimate. Cancellations prior to 7 days of the date of the event will incur a non-refundable 50% cancellation fee and a non-refundable 5% administrative fee, based on the final estimate.

Audio/visual and floral arrangements are available at an additional cost.

Tell us about your event here.


*rates will vary during the holidays