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This Holiday – Something for them. Something for you. And a give back, too!

This Holiday – Something for them. Something for you. And a give back, too!

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The spirit of the season is alive at Smith & Wollensky!  Our nine restaurants will not only be open on Christmas, but are also planning activities and events which give back to the community, like the sales of our holiday collectable ornament which will benefit the Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism. Read below for additional details.

Our first holiday gift is offered to our valued restaurant customers.

giftcards_sidebyside.jpgPatrons can get – and give – the gift of great taste this holiday season when they receive a $25 bonus card with every $100 in Smith & Wollensky gift card purchases from Thanksgiving until December 31st.  The bonus card can be redeemed between January 1 and February 29, 2012. Gift cards never expire.*  

“This is our way of saying ‘thank you’ to all the loyal customers and communities who have helped establish Smith & Wollensky as one of America’s premier steakhouses,” said Michael Feighery, President of Smith & Wollensky Restaurant Group (SWRG). “It is the ongoing support of our patrons that allows us to give back in every way this holiday season.” 

Purchase gift cards online at our enhanced Shop Page or in-restaurant

Celebrating the “Spirits of the Holidays” drawing.

Holiday rewards abound! You have a chance to win gifts from Smith & Wollensky and featured spirit partners. Enter by December 31 for a chance to win nearly 40 individual prizes from our featured spirit partners including sports gear, apparel, cocktail and bar accessories.

logos_web2.jpgClick here to register for drawing. See our entire list of prizes and review official rules. All entries must be received no later than December 31, 2011. Winners will be announced in January 2012.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY * Void where prohibited * Drawing is open to US residents 21 years of age, as of November 22, 2011, or born before 1990. Register online or via mail to receive entry no later than December 31, 2011.

Our new Online Shop is open!

Give friends and family the gift of Smith & Wollensky wherever they are this holiday by sending them a gift from our online shop. Our selection of gift cards, food, merchandise and wine are sure to have something to please even the fussiest foodies on your list. 

Knives4pk_bow.jpgSend restaurant fans gift cards for dining at any one of Smith & Wollensky’s nine locations. For the steak lover on your list, our Steak Gift Set features a set of four steak knives – the same ones used in our restaurants, bottles both our steak and pepper steak sauces and our restaurant napkin. Martini lovers will enjoy receiving a Smith & Wollensky martini shaker, two signature martini glasses and an array of our favorite garnishes. Entertain in style with a selection of our individual steak sauces, salad dressings, wine glasses or give a bottle of Smith & Wollensky Private Reserve to someone special on your shopping list.

Tis a Prime Season for Giving Back 

Ornament_hero_web6.jpgOne of the main ways Smith & Wollensky is giving back this year is by offering a special holiday ornament, with proceeds raised from sales being donated to the Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism. Ornaments are available at all company locations or online between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day.

“The Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism is very grateful to Smith & Wollensky for their kindness in donating to our organization in September at the grand opening of their newest restaurant (Boston on the historic Atlantic Wharf),” said Doug Flutie. “Since then, our partnership has continued to grow. We are especially excited about the holiday season.”

SWRG will also host appreciation dinners for support staff, families and friends impacted by autism at all nine company locations. Nominate deserving individuals or couples who have shown great commitment and dedication to raising awareness of autism spectrum disorder, or have made a significant impact in the lives of individuals with autism. The nominee(s) can be a parent, teacher, advocate, adult with autism spectrum disorder or someone who has made a significant difference in the autism community. 

Nominate Those who Make a Difference.

To make a nomination, send an email to provide the following detailed information to before December 31st.  Include the nominee’s name and city of residence, your name and email address, phone number and city of residence. You must list the Smith & Wollensky city where the dinner would be hosted. This offer does not include the New York location.

  • Describe why you believe your nominee should be rewarded, including how they have raised awareness and specifically made an impact on the lives of individuals or affected families. Your admiration and reason, needs to be completed in no more than 250 words.
  • Should your nominee be chosen, please advise how many guests might be included in the party. This can include you and the nominee and their immediate family or close friends up to 10 guests per party.
  • If all information is not submitted the submittal will not be considered. Selection will be made by the Smith & Wollensky Restaurant Group and the Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation. All selections will be made in January are considered final. Recipient must be willing to have their name and group photo used in promotional materials and featured on the Smith & Wollensky website.  Winners will be announced after the New Year. Dinners will take place during January 2012.

    For more information on the Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism grants and programs, please visit

    Celebrate the Holidays with Us.

    All nine Smith & Wollensky locations will be open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve & New Years Day. Hours of operation vary by day and location; please check your city’s home page for hours. Gather your friends and family at your local Smith & Wollensky to celebrate the Holidays, and enjoy our special Holiday menu

    Holiday promotions are not available at the New York location, which is owned and operated by a separate restaurant group. 

    *Gift Cards never expire. Bonus Cards are only valid for use between January 1 and February 29, 2012. Gift Cards or Bonus Cards cannot be used for any previously scheduled private dining event and are not valid at the New York location.