There’s still a bit of time to make your New Year’s Eve a memorable one, what better way than to have a scrumptious meal for a fancy night on the town? Some of our city’s finest restaurants are preparing special New Year’s Eve menus to help you celebrate the occasion.
If you want to celebrate in grand style, splurge for an overnight stay at one of the grand hotel bashes and get rewarded with some champagne bubbly to greet you and New Year’s day brunch as well!
***NEW YEAR’S EVE DINING 2010***
Americas. Three course menu, $48 per person, $20 additional for wine pairings. Four course menu, $65 per person, $35 for wine pairings. Reservations at Americas Original: 713.961.1492 America’s River Oaks: 832.200.1492
Bootsie’s Heritage Cafe. New years eve party! 2 seatings: 5:30pm, 5 courses $35 per person, or $60 w/wine. 7:30pm, 9 courses $55 per person or $90 w/wine. Reservations: 281.516.9699
Benjy’s. Three course prix-fixe menu, $61 per person. Reservations Benjy’s in the Village: 713.522.6702
Bistro Alex in the CityCentre. A special three course New Year’s Eve dinner is offered for $60 per person. Reservations. 713.827-3545
Branchwater Tavern. A la carte menu, chef specials and bottomless champagne starting at 10pm. Reservations: 713.863.7777
Brenner’s on the Bayou. Four course menu, $85 per person. Reservations: 713.868.4444
Haven. Four course set menu, $70 per person after 8pm, live music and champagne toast at midnight. Reservations: 713.581.6101
Perry’s Steakhouse (all locations). Three course set menu from 4-5:30 for $54.95, after 5:30pm for $74.95. Memorial City: 832.358.9000
Quattro at the Four Seasons Hotel. Three course menu, $70, $110 with wine pairings. For reservations: 713.276.4700
Sonoma Wine Bar. Three course prix-fixe, $39 without wine pairing, $79 with wine pairing. DJ and champagne toast at midnight. 713.526.9463
Straits in the CityCentre. Black and white ball. Special menu until 2am, complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Reservations. 713.365.9922
Sullivan’s Steakhouse. Four course menu, $69 per person. Live latin band for $20 cover after 9pm. For reservations: 713.961.0333
Voice at the Hotel Icon. Specially prepared four course tasting menu, by Chef Greg Lowry, $110 per person. Reservations: 832.667-4470
Some menus and additional restaurants may be posted at www.houstonnewyearsdinner.com and www.b4-u-eat.com
***NEW YEAR’S EVE BASHES***
* HOTEL SORELLA AT CITYCENTRE
Hotel Package: The New Years Eve Monnalisa package includes the room for two, complimentary champagne upon arrival, and entry for two to the Monnalisa Bar New Year’s Eve Bash. Prices start at $249.
Dinner: A special three course New Year’s Eve menu is available at Bistro Alex for $90/per person.
For hotel reservations: 1.713.973.1600
For Bistro Alex reservations: 713.827.3545
* HOTEL ICON Papparazzi, The New Year’s Celebration
Hotel package: Enjoy your Back Stage Pass with complimentary valet parking, champagne and souvenir flutes delivered to your guestroom and a four-course dinner for two prepared by Hotel Chef Greg Lowry, followed by a set from one of the city’s best DJs and a champagne toast as the ball drops. Hotel packages which include room, dinner, and the New Year’s Eve bash start at $465.
Dinner: A four-course dinner at Voice prepared by Chef Greg Lowry, followed by dancing to a top DJ and a midnight champagne toast with party favors. Dinner price per person is $110, special pricing for parties of 6 or more start at $95. Add wine pairing for $35 per person.
For hotel reservations: 866.362.2713
For Voice Restaurant reservations: 832.667.4470
* HOTEL DEREK: Midnight at the Derek, the New Year’s Party
Hotel package: Hotel packages include champagne upon arrival, a hearty breakfast for two, and dinner at Valentino for $279.
Dinner: There will be two seatings for the Valentino New Year’s Eve three course dinner, $55 per person, $35 additional with wine pairings.
For hotel reservations: 866.292.4100
For Valentino reservations: 713.850.9200
* HYATT REGENCY
Spanning four floors and featuring two live bands, a D.J., party favors, and the famous, 50,000-balloon cascade at midnight, Houston’s largest New Year’s Eve celebration takes place downtown at Hyatt Regency Houston from 7 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Couples who want to make it the ultimate night to remember will enjoy Hyatt Regency Houston’s Revolution Package which includes, Overnight accommodations, Eight (8) beverage tickets per couple, Dinner for two in the all-new Spindletop revolving rooftop restaurant, Party favors and full access to the New Year’s Eve Celebration Dazzle party with live entertainment and balloon cascade at midnight. Rates start at $549 per couple
For Reservations: 713.654.1234
* HUDSON LOUNGE 2010 New Year’s Eve Party
This hot lounge is one of those places in Houston where pretty people are sure to be present. Entry is $100 per person, 8pm-2am, light bites, drink specials, a screening the New York ball drop, champagne toast. Experience Veuve Cliquot and Ultimat Vodka. Limited to 350 guests.
For reservations: 713.523.0020 or email jarrod@hudson