NEW YEAR’S EVE DINING AND PARTY DIRECTORY
(Please contact venues to confirm details)
Le Papagayo NYE Party
Ring in the New Year at Le Papagayo’s New Year’s Eve Party with delicious pre-fix menu and great live music by John Bennett and Friends. Make reservations now for one of their dinner seatings. Le Papagayo is located at 1002 North Coast Highway 101, Encinitas. For more information call (760) 944-8252 or visit www.lepapagayoleucadia.com.
New Years Eve ice skating with music, food, and adult beverages at Frozen Fairgrounds at Del Mar Fairgrounds. Two huge ice skating rinks and fun and games in the Fairgrounds’ Main Arena. www.frozenfairgrounds.com
Belly Up Tavern
Celebrate NYE with Big Head Todd and The Monsters at Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach. Tickets are $85 advance -$90. Doors open at 8:30pm. The Belly Up is located at 143 South Cedros Avenue, Solana Beach. 21 or older. Call (858) 481-8140 or visit www.bellyup.com.
Ignite Bistro and Wine Spot – NYE Celebration
Celebrate New Year’s Eve with a special four-course fixed dinner menu. There are seating options at 4, 6 and 8pm. Live music begins at 9pm in the lounge and there is also a DJ on the patio. Ignite is located at 6996 El Camino Real, Carlsbad. For more information call (760) 438-7800 or visit www.ignitecarlsbad.com.
Seafire Restaurant + Bar NYE Celebration
New Year’s Eve will be delicious and exciting at Seafire. Make reservations now for a very special NYE dinner and celebration. Party to live music on the heated patio with party favors and Champagne. The kitchen stays open all night until they close. They have a full bar. Seafire is located at 6030 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad. For more information call (760) 603-9672 or visit www.seafirerestaurantcarlsbad.com.
It’s Tabu Sushi NYE
NYE Party with dinner and fun night with complimentary champagne toast at 12 o’clock. Music, party favors, full bar with drink specials, raffle prizes, very festive. Call for reservations and get 10% OFF! 344 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos 92078. For more information call (760) 591-0811.
Solterra Winery and Kitchen
Solterra welcomes NYE revelers with an outstanding three-course Prix Fixe dinner with wine pairings. You’ll also be able to order off the menu. They’ll have live music, the countdown live on their gigantic big screen in the wood barrel room, party favors, craft brews on tap and award winning wine selections. Call (760) 230-2970 or visit www.solterrawinery.com.
Pacifica Del Mar
NYE party with Happy Hour All Night and DJ! Enjoy a 5-course, prix fixe menu with a complimentary champagne toast. Award-winning coastal cuisine with stunning Pacific Ocean views. Two seatings. Party favors and complimentary midnight hors d’oeuvres. Free Valet Parking. Make your reservations early. Call (858) 792-0476 or visit www.pacificadelmar.com.
Vigilucci’s New Year’s Eve
3-course prix fixe menu with a complimentary glass of Prosecco. They will have live music and party favors at Vigilucci’s Trattoria Italiana in Encinitas. Their Seafood and Steakhiuse in Carlsbad also offers a 3 course prix fixe menu with complimentary glass of Prosecco. For more information visit www.vigiluccis.com.
San Diego Maritime Museum
Guests ring in the New Year in a classy glitzy lounge aboard the historic steam ferryboat Berkeley, overlooking San Diego Bay from 9pm to 1am. Live music from the ‘70s, ‘80s and ‘90s, full bar, appetizers, photo booth, big dessert buffet, dancing, balloon drop at midnight, champagne toast. Party hats, noisemakers, from 9 to 1am. 21+ yrs. Visit www.sdmaritime.org.
Bushfire will be open until 9pm New Year’s Eve. Their Kitchen offers a healthy menu from Brisket to Burgers to Grilled Fish. Their festively lit outside patio has a beer and wine bar. Bushfire Kitchen is located at 2602 Del Mar Heights Rd, Del Mar. Call (858) 461-0946 or visit www.bushfirekitchen.com.
Ring in the New Year with a delicious Thai dinner, then celebrate with a DJ and Karaoke, drink specials to 1am. Northern Spirits is located at 727 West San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos 92069 Call (760) 736-9996 or visit www.nattiyathai.com.
10 Twenty Prime
End the year with a memorable steak or seafood dinner. 10 Twenty Prime has a lively full bar with drink specials, an expansive indoor room with white table cloths and outdoor patio seating. Enjoy the finest steaks, barbecue ribs, fresh fish and exemplary service. 10 Twenty Prime is located at 1020 West San Marcos Blvd., San Marcos. Call (760) 736-4343.
Firenze Trattoria offers a special gourmet New Year’s Eve menu, live music and party favors. It is located at 162 South Rancho Santa Fe Road, Encinitas. For more information call (760) 944-9000 or visit www.firenzetrattoria.com.
There will be a family-friendly NYE Superheroes and Villains party at the Sheraton Carlsbad
Enjoy a night filled with superb food, drinks, entertainment, children’s activities and unforgettable memories. Indulge at the adult and child buffet style dinner and dessert bar with a live DJ sure to keep everyone on the dance floor. For tickets visit www.sheratoncarlsbad.com.
Gregorio’s – Carlsbad Village
Gregorio’s Restaurant is open New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Gregorio’s serves authentic Italian cuisine at very reasonable prices. There is a full bar and beautiful outdoor patio. They are located at 300 Carlsbad Village Drive, Suite 208, Carlsbad. Call (760) 720-1132 or visit www.gregoriosrestaurant.com.
Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens
Their NYE event takes place at both Stone Brewing World Bistro and Gardens locations until 1am. No cover charge. Rare and vintage Stone beers, music, food, craft beers, wine, DJ and dancing. For more information visit www.stonebrewing.com.
New Year’s Eve at Fairmont Grand Del Mar Resort
Offering four, five, and nine-course dining options. The Grand New Year’s Eve Party is from 9:30pm to 1:30am. The event features a DJ and dancing. Partygoers receive a glass of sparkling wine. Club M also hosts a New Year’s Party from 9:30pm to 1am. Dance into the New Year with live music. The Grand Del Mar is located at 5300 Grand Del Mar Court, San Diego. Call (858) 314-2700 or visit www.fairmont.com/san-diego.
Pour House – Oceanside
Join New Year’s Eve Party with live music by Led Zeppelin tribute band Custard Pie. No Cover. They have a full liquor bar, great food, and dancing. Pour House is located at 1903 South Coast Highway, Oceanside. Call (760) 730-5944 or visit www.pourhouseoceanside.com.
Legoland Kids’ NYE
New Year’s Eve festivities kick off early at Legoland California Resort with a party that lets kids ring in 2018 without missing their bedtime. Like the famous ball drop in Times Square, Kids’ New Year’s Eve features live music, entertainers and a countdown with a huge Lego brick that drops 22 feet. The ball drop is followed by a fireworks display at 6pm. Call (760) 918-5346 or visit www.legoland.com.
The Marine Room NYE
The fabulous La Jolla Marine Room is offering 5-course menu 8:30 seating $175/pp and 3-course menu $105/pp. NYE celebration with music by Whitney Shay Band. (858) 964-1977 www.marineroom.com
Big Night San Diego at the Hilton Bayfront
The Hilton Bayfront transforms into the perfect place to celebrate the New Year, with 10 party areas, 8 dance floors, drinks included, first-class cuisine and a huge midnight celebration. From 9pm to 2am. For more information visit www.bignightsandiego.com.
NYE with OMFG on December 30 at 9pm. It’s a huge LED dance extravaganza at Valley View Casino Center on Sports Arena Boulevard in San Diego. 18+ yrs. For more information visit www.ticketfly.com.
Andaz Hyatt San Diego
NYE at RoofTop600 lounge and Andaz Wine Bar. Bottle service packages are available, as well as complimentary party favors and a festive champagne toast at midnight.
600 F Street, downtown San Diego. For more information call (619) 814-2055 or visit www.sandiego.andaz.hyatt.com.
NYE at Pala Casino, Spa and Resort
New Year’s Eve party in the Infinity Showroom featuring Grand Sonic Theory. Admission includes a midnight balloon drop and party favors. Doors open at 8pm; concert starts at 9pm. For more information visit www.palacasino.com.
The Westgate Hotel
NYE includes superb food, drinks and an eclectic jazz experience in the Versailles Ballroom. Prix Fixe menu and wine pairing, complimented by live music from The Lorraine Castellanos Quartet 7pm to 12:30am. Visit www.westgatehotel.com.
Hotel Del Coronado
Ring in the New Year with a celebration of exotic tastes, sights, and sounds of India. Black-tie gala transforms the oceanfront Ballroom into a luxurious affair. Open bar and dance music by The Mighty Untouchables. 7pm to 1am. Call (619) 522-8490 or visit www.hoteldel.com.
NYE Party at Hard Rock
Extravagant New Year’s Eve party with live music covering all the biggest hits over past decades, an assortment of menu offerings, a champagne toast at midnight. It is a family-friendly event. Festivities begin 8pm. Visit www.hardrockhotelsd.com.
4th Annual ON WITH THE SHOW New Year’s Eve celebration: The Enchanted Carnivàle. In town for one night only, this show will take you back in time to the travelling funfairs of the 1920s and 30s. www.lafayettehotelsd.com
San Diego Zoo NYE Dinner
Enjoy a mildly wild NYE gourmet dinner prepared by Chef Charles Boukas. Seating begins at 5pm. Dinner is $65 at Albert’s Restaurant at San Diego Zoo. For more information visit www.sandiegozoo.org.
NYE at FLUXX
Pop some bottles and raise your complimentary champagne at midnight at Cirque Glow NYE Party from 9pm to 2am. FLUXX is at 500 4th Avenue, San Diego. For more information call (619) 232-8100 or visit www.fluxxsd.com.
NYE Beach Party
NYE Beach Party at Catamaran Resort or a New Year’s Eve Yacht Party on San Diego Bay. All-inclusive ticket includes open/expanded bar service, hors d’oeuvres and entertainment. Enjoy dancing to DJs on multiple dance floors, a photo booth and party favors. This year new LED screens feature a countdown to midnight.