Ready to say goodbye to 2016 and hello to 2017? Here’s where to Ring in the New Year in Atlanta
10 Degrees South
Treat yourself to an exquisite South African dinner before the ball drops this New Year’s Eve. Head over to 10 Degrees South for a holiday prix-fixe menu featuring signature favorites such as grilled calamari with lemon-caper butter sauce, peri-peri chicken spring rolls, vegetable or chicken curry with traditional South African herbs, spices and basmati rice and dessert features including Di’s Delight. Enjoy the menu itself, or elevate your evening by adding wine pairings. Reservations can be made by calling 404.705.8870.
Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Divan. Located in the heart of Buckhead, Divan is serving up delicious Persian favorites all night long. Enjoy a $55 dollar prix-fixe menu complete with a champagne toast at midnight. Call 404-467-4297 to make your reservation today.
Eclipse di Luna Buckhead and Dunwoody
Toast to the New Year with a special, four course menu at both Eclipse du Luna locations! Enjoy sangria, sparkling wine, live entertainment and a champagne toast at midnight to ring in the new year. To RSVP, please call 404.846.0449 (Buckhead) or 678.205.5862 (Dunwoody).http://www.eclipsediluna.com/
Ring in the new year celebrating both food and wine at Buckhead’s rustic French bistro, F&B. In addition to the regular menu, the restaurant is offering a three-course, prix-fixe menu starting with whole lobster spiced bisque with caviar and garlic bread. Indulge in the main course, including a four-ounce filet mignon and seared foie gras. Top off the evening with a delectable chocolate decadence cake. The prix-fixe menu is $80 per person (beverages, tax and gratuity is not included). The party continues with live music from Sinatra singer, Charles Fellingham, festive party favors and a complimentary glass of house champagne at midnight. To make a reservation call 404.254.1797.http://www.fandbatl.net/
Genki Noodles and Sushi – With three locations, Buckhead, Virginia Highland and Sandy Springs, enjoy a special, 3-course prix fixe menu just for NYE. Available for $40 per person, start with a choice of thinly sliced yellowtail with fresh jalapeño drizzled with ponzu sauce or steaming miso soup. For the second course, diners can choose from surf and turf for two – an Angus filet and Imperial crab lobster roll served with wasabi mashed potatoes, grilled asparagus and Mongolian sauce; or sushi sashimi for two. For dessert? Genki’s Dorayaki, Japanese pancakes infused with honey and sweet red bean filling that are served chilled with a side of brown sugar ice-cream. Yum! www.genkiatl.com
GRAIN – Champagne and oyster lovers can ring in the New Year at GRAIN, an intimate bar in the heart of Midtown, eclectic bar bites menu and an inventive cocktail program. Beginning at 4 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, couples will be treated to a bottle of Moët & Chandon champagne, a dozen fresh oysters and two cocktails for $100 per couple. GRAIN’s full sharable bites menu will also be available. Revelers ages 21 and up can purchase tickets at the door or online.
Ladybird Grove & Mess Hall
Ladybird will be hosting their 3rd Annual New Year’s Eve Do Nuthin’ Party. Guests are invited to ring in the new year with no fuss – no reservations, no prix fixe, no dress code, no cover charge. There will be live music, food & drink specials, and a complimentary “Champagne of Beer Toast” with Miller Life pony bottles.
684 John Wesley Dobbs Ave NE, (404) 458-6838
Ring in 2017 with live entertainment, specialty cocktails, football viewings and spirited party favors at Lumen, the lobby bar at The Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta with a modern vibe and contemporary elegance. Located in the heart of downtown, Lumen offers guests a celebration in close proximity to a variety of Atlanta’s most celebrated New Year’s Eve activities. Saturday, December 31, beginning at 8 p.m. http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/georgia/atlanta/dining/lumen
An all-inclusive celebration features live music from Yacht Rock Revue in the Piedmont Room. Beginning at 9 p.m., you are invited to enjoy an open bar of premium liquor, beer, wine and champagne, along with a range of offerings including hors d’oeuvres, tacos, sliders, fresh sushi flown in from Hawaii, and s’mores. At midnight, guests will be treated to a champagne toast and can dive into a breakfast buffet that includes Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, breakfast burritos, and much more. General Admission tickets begin at $125 for ages 21 and up and covers all food and beverage between 9 p.m. and 2 a.m.
Ponce City Market
Ponce City Market’s rooftop is putting on the ritz this New Year’s Eve! Skyline Park, Nine Mile Station and Tower Terrace will host the black tie “Roaring Rooftop Bash” on Saturday, December 31, from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Toast the new year with unlimited bubbly, delicious bites, sweeping unobstructed views of Atlanta’s skylines, open games, turn-of-the-century themed entertainment and more. Tickets are available now for purchase on Eventbrite.
STK -Seasonal specials are available from 5:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., plus a 3-hour premium open bar beginning at 9 p.m. Music for the evening will be provided by local favorite DJ Dillon and complimentary New Year’s Eve champagne toast at midnight. General admission tickets start at $75 and VIP tickets start at $120. VIP partygoers will also receive a bottle of Veuve Clicquot per four guests. To purchase tickets to STK’s Black Ties and Bubbles New Year’s Eve celebration, visit: https://www.xorbia.com/events/stkatlanta/black-ties-and-bubbles-new-years-eve-celebration
Saltyard – “Feast for Fortune” dinner party featuring a five-course tapas style menu of more than 20 dishes believed to bring luck, love, and prosperity in the new year. Items include chilled soba noodle salad to saffron linguine, pork croquettes, and Meyer lemon polenta cake. The cost is $69 per person (plus tax + gratuity). There will also be live music and a complimentary glass of wine. Reservations are required and can be made by calling the restaurant directly at (404) 382-8088.
Watershed on Peachtree
Join Watershed on New Year’s Eve to kickoff the New Year with a delicious three-course meal from chef Zeb Stevenson. Watershed will be offering a prix-fix menu and hosting a jazz band to celebrate in style. To RSVP for dinner, please call 404.809.3561.
Yebo Ski Haus
Escape to the slopes this New Year’s Eve – your new favorite kind of #HausParty at Yebo Ski Haus! Join the team for champagne celebrations, whether you’re stopping by prior to the party or bringing the bash there. The restaurant will be serving its ski-lodge style menu, cocktails for all connoisseurs and of course crowd-favorite shot skis. Reservations can be made by calling 404.869.1992. www.yebobeachhaus.com