To help you have the best time as the clock strikes midnight on the last day of the year, here’s a list of restaurants offering great food, fun cocktails and music to pump up your spirits at New Year's Eve parties and New Year brunches. Gather all your friends and fam and head to the most LIT place to party in your city.
1) Year Bender New Year Party at SOCIAL
Social promises to give you a worthy final meal of the year (think Black Label butter chicken) along with the best music.
When: December 31, 2019; 7:00 pm onwards Where All SOCIAL outposts in Mumbai Price Rs 3000/Rs 4000 (Single/Couple)
2) AER- Bar & Lounge
Welcome the New Year by popping open the champagne. Dress in party whites and blues and celebrate an evening with free-flowing alcoholic beverages and soaring music.
When: December 31, 2019; 10:00 PM onwards Where: AER- Bar & Lounge, 34th floor, Four Season’s Hotel, Worli Price Rs 9,600/Rs 18100 (Single/Couple)
3) Masala Library
The Chef’s special menu includes interesting options such as Jhal Moorie Cookie with Ghugni Chaat, Guava Kadhi, sprout patty with edamame ragda, wild mushroom khurchan with white truffle snow for vegetarians. Their non-vegetarian options include Braised lamb chops with maple and kokum glaze and Thakkali thokku chicken with tempered idiyappam. Meals will be accompanied by Indian bread and curry of the day. End your meals with desserts like malai chop with wood sorrel and more.
When: December 31, 2019; 7:00 pm-11:30 pm Where: Masala Library, Opp. Sofitel Hotel, BKC, Bandra Price: Rs 3400
For the New Year’s Eve, they are offering delicious food, potent cocktails and retro times with DJ Duane.
When: December 31, 2019; 7:00 pm onwards Where: Qualia, Tulsi pipe road, Mumbai Price: Rs 4600
The modern Thai restaurant is serving a five-course menu on New Year’s Eve with soup/salad, small plates, 2 large plates and dessert. A few interesting options are-Preserved Raw Mango and Avocado Salad, Charcoal-Charged Vegetable Bundles, Chili Basil Mock Duck, Thai Basil Fried Rice and Chocolate Fudge Blueberry Ice Cream. You can also choose from 2 special cocktails, in house sparkling wine or mocktails to accompany your meals.
When: December 31, 2019; 12:00 pm- 1:00 am Where: TYGR, Palladium Mall, Lower Parel Price: Rs 3000 (Couple)
This all-day bar and restaurant is welcoming the new year with DJ Omen. They are serving extensive a la carte drinks along with vegetarian and non-vegetarian appetizers.
When: December 31, 2019; 10:00 PM onwards Where: YOUnion, Kamla Mills, Tulsi Pipe Road, Lower Parel Price: Rs 8000 AI (Couple)
7) Olive Bar & Kitchen
Olive’s special festive menu includes mouth-watering small and large plate options such as Potato and Leek Soup with truffle sour cream, Za'atar Crusted Sashimi-Grade Tuna with orange, Lentil and Assamese Bora Rice Risotto, Roast Lamb with spiced fig and house-made beetroot pappardelle and more. For desserts, they are serving Warm Christmas Pudding Soufflé with brandy crème Anglaise and more. Their festive cocktails include Yum plum, Strawberry Gin Fizz and more.
When: December 31, 2019; 7:30 pm- 1:00 am Where: Olive Bar & Kitchen, Khar West
8) Rue De Liban
Their season special menu includes Turkey Roulade, butterball roulade stuffed with homemade soujouk, poached leeks and more. And of course, accompany this with some innovative cocktails and fine wines.
When: December 31, 2019; 12:00 noon- 3:00 pm/ 7:00 pm- 12:00 midnight Where: Rue De Liban, Kala Ghoda
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9) London Taxi
London Taxi offers flavours from London and India in their creative cocktails and menu. Raise a toast to the new year with complimentary shots. Make your ‘gram game strong by dropping by their special photo booth for you to capture your New Year Resolutions!
When: December 31, 2019; 9:00 pm onwards Where: London Taxi, Kamala Mills and Khar
The Grand Ballroom, JW Marriott Hotel Pune
Look forward to a special performance by Elli AvrRam and music by DJ Shanaya!
When: December 31, 2019; 9:00 PM- 1:30 AM Where: The Grand Ballroom, JW Marriott Hotel, Pune Price: Rs 12500
Dance to the exuberating music by DJ Rackish and DJ Akshay.
When: December 31, 2019; 9:00 PM- 2:30 AM Where: Mi-A-Mi, JW Marriott Hotel Pune Price: Rs 15500
Spin to the beats of DJ Jayman.
When: December 31, 2019; 9:00 PM-1:30 AM Where: Paasha, JW Marriott Hotel, Pune Price: Rs 18,000
13) Party Hopper Package
Can’t decide which party to choose? Pick the party hopper package offered by JW Marriott and gain access to all the party venues!
When: December 31, 2019; 9:00 PM-2:30 AM Where: JW Marriott Hotel, Pune Price: Rs 20,500
New Year’s Eve at The Qube
Ring in the New Year with a bespoke dining experience accompanied by a live band performance to keep your spirits up.
When December 31, 2019; all-day Where The Qube, Delhi Price Rs 9999 (Gala Dinner with a glass of Sparkling wine) Rs 3999 (Kid’s Menu)
15) New Year’s Day Brunch
Celebrate the first day of 2020 on the right note with a lavish brunch with some Champagne. Moreover, there will be live barbeques, seafood stations and a collection of premium wines to choose from. You can’t miss out on this one!
When January 1, 2020; 12:30 pm-4:00 pm Where The Leela Palace, New Delhi Price Rs 5200 (Champagne Brunch) Rs 4100 (Non-alcoholic brunch) Rs 2000 (Kid’s brunch)
16) Jamavar – Signature Indian Restaurant
Welcome the New Year with a regal Indian cuisine along with an exotic sparkling wine.
When December 31 2019 ; Where Jamavar- The Leela Palace, New Delhi Price Rs 6500 (Set Menu with a glass of sparkling wine)
17) MEGU- Modern Japanese Cuisine straight from New York
MEGU has a curated special and authentic Japanese spread with handpicked sake collection and live music.
When December 31 2019 ; Where Megu, The Leela Palace, New Delhi Price Rs 8000 (A la carte)
18) The Library Bar
Celebrate New Year at this award-winning restaurant that offers delectable cuisines that you can choose from their a la carte menu. Enjoy the food with their refreshing beverages and get groovy with their live performances.
When December 31, 2019; Where The Library- The Leela Palace, New Delhi
19) Le Cirque- Franco Italian Restaurant
Say goodbye to 2019 with an authentic Italian gourmet experience paired with select drinks and accompanied with a live band.
When December 31, 2019; Where Le Cirque, The Leela Palace, New Delhi Price Starts from Rs 8000 (A la carte menu)
20) New Year's Gala at High Spirits
Hilton's celebration involves a live performance by Maan Chadda along with unlimited drinks, snacks and a lavish main course buffet.
When December 31 2019, 7:30 PM onwards; Where High Spirits, Hilton Garden Inn, New Delhi Price Rs 9999 (Per person)
21) New Year Bash at Hilton Garden Inn
Say farewell to 2019 by grooving to contemporary DJ beats and relishing on specially curated dishes that include- Ratatouille vol au vents, Parmesan and chilli baked fish, Tandoori Bharwan Raan, Cold meat platter, Blueberry cheesecake, warm chocolate brownie and much more. And of course, all this with exclusive handcrafted cocktails.
When December 31 2019, 7:00 PM- 12:00 PM Where Glasshouse & Vibe- The Sky Bar, Hilton Garden Inn, Gurgaon, Baani Square Price Rs 8000 (Per Couple)
22) The Westin
Celebrate New Year at the picturesque terrace of Westin and groove to the music by DJ. What adds to the fun is the premium beverages and exotic menu planned by them.
When December 31, 2019, 7:00 PM- 4:00 AM; Where The Story Club & Lounge, The Westin, Gurgaon Price Rs 10000 (per couple)
JW Marriott, Kolkata
Join DJ Girish and enjoy the enthralling live dance and percussion performances along with lip-smacking food and beverages.
When December 31 2019, 8:30 pm- 2:00 pm Where Grand Ballroom, JW Marriott, Kolkata Price Rs 3699 AI (Early Bird) Rs 2599 AI (Pre Book)
Join in the after-party with premium alcohol and great music!
When December 31 2019, 9:00 pm- 1:00 am/ open slot after 11:30 pm Where Gold, JW Marriott, Kolkata Price Rs 3999 AI(Premium Alcohol) Rs 2499 AI(After Party)
25) JW Kitchen, Kolkata
JW Marriott Kolkata has a mouth-watering spread planned for their New Year brunch and dinner buffets. Expect exquisite dishes such as - Creamy lobster bisque, Rose Roasted Pork Leg with your choice of sauces, Duck Foie Gras Terrine and Grape chutney and brioche along with a live homemade pasta station. Their Indian cuisine specials include Paneer Labang Latiuka, Malabar Fish Curry and Kolkata Lamb Biryani with Potato. The spread also includes mouth-watering chaat section and an extensive Asian section with options like- teppanyaki, dim sums and sushi.
When December 31, 2019; 12:00 pm- 3:00 pm Where JW Kitchen, Kolkata Price Rs 2199
26) Lunch/Dinner at Vintage Asia
Available in both a-la-carte and set menu, celebrate the last day of 2019 with a festive menu along with beverages
When December 31 2019 – January 1, 2020, 12:00 pm- 3:00 pm/5:00 pm- 11:00 pm) Where Vintage Asia, JW Marriott, Kolkata Price Rs 3599 AI (New Year’s Eve Dinner-Set Menu) Rs 2199 (New Year’s Menu)
Fox in the Field
For a gala time, head to Bangalore’s newest brewery as they offer live music performance by Perfume along with some hit party numbers by DJ Skye, DJ Sai and Nicole. You can also enjoy a private dinner, foxy concoctions and crafted beer at this 4-floor brewery.
When December 31 2019, Where Fox in the Field, Whitefield, Bangalore Price Rs 4999 (Couple) Rs 2249 (Female) Rs 2999 (Male)
28) AURA 2020, Marriott ORR
Kickstart the New Year in style with poolside dining, world-class mixology, live dhol with DJ's and celebrity artists, unlimited food and beverages. That's sure to leave you on a high note!
When December 31 2019, 8:00 PM onwards Where Courtyard by Marriott ORR Bengaluru Price On Request
29) New Year at The Park
Fancy a getaway? You won't be able to resist the New Year special room packages of The Park. Breakfast buffet and dinner included!
When December 31 2019; Where The Park Hotel, Bengaluru Price Rs 6999/Rs 7999/Rs 8999/Rs 9999 (per couple) Delux Room/Deluxe Premium Room/Deluxe Balcony/Luxury Terrace
30) The Deltin, Daman
Welcome New Year at The Deltin as they are hosting a musical performance by Anusha Mani along with a lavish spread, free-flowing liquor, live band and international dancers.
When December 31, 2019; Where The Deltin, Daman Price Rs 17500 (couple)/Rs 5000(per couple) Staycation/Event only
31) Play Black & Bling at JW Marriott
The theme of this year's New Year party at Marriott Jaipur is Play Black & Bling. Their basic includes dinner, music by DJ Shaan, live music by band Astitva and a separate kids zone with activities and buffet. For a premium experience, expect a 6-course meal at the enthralling Sheesh Mahal inspired restaurant- Mohan Mahal at poolside.
When December 31, 2019, 8:30 PM onwards; Where Vikramaditya Ballroom and Sundarban Lawn, JW Marriott, Jaipur Price Rs 10,000 (basic package); Price on request for Exclusive Package.
Prices may be exclusive of taxes.