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New Year’s Eve Dining & Party Directory


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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 


Frozen Fairgrounds 

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.  


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 


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 


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 


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   


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 


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 

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 


Bushfire Kitchen 

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 


Northern Spirits  

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 


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 

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 


Sheraton Carlsbad 

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 


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 


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    


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 


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   


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 


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 


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   


Valley View Casino Center 

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 


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 


Music Box 

Welcome the New Year with entertainment by Little Hurricane and Redwoods Revue at Music Box. For more information visit or 


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 


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 


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 


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 


Lafayette Hotel 

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.  


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 



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   


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.