New Year’s Eve Dinner Ideas In Philadelphia

The Bercy – NEW FOR 2019

7 Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003
(610) 589-0500

Details: 3-course prix fixe for $70, limited a la carte
Includes: Complimentary glass of sparkling wine for New Year’s Eve toast

The Bercy on Philadelphia’s Main Line celebrates its very first New Year’s Eve with a special three-course prix fixe dinner prepared by Executive Chef Joseph Monnich. Head to the crown jewel in Ardmore’s award-winning culinary scene fora modern take on the French brasserie with classically inspired cuisine,wood-fired rotisserie, fresh pastas, and steakhouse style cuts. The expansive layout featuring an open mezzanine, 20-foot windows, and a raw bar with fresh seafood displays is perfect for an elegant and upscale way to ring in 2019.Enjoy a complimentary glass of sparkling wine for a New Year’s Eve toast.

Course 1
Sunchoke Truffle Veloute – fois gras mousse
Porcini Crusted Sweetbreads – leeks, mushrooms, sauce forestiere
Crab and Shrimp Louie

Course 2
Lobster Thermidor – newberg sauce,
Capon Farcis – ruinart root vegetables, beluga lentils
Braised Veal Cheeks – polenta, gremolata
Almond Crusted Sea Scallops – blood orange, fennel

Course 3
Strawberry Champagne Gelee
Chocolate Creme Caramel
Galette Rois

Brauhaus Schmitz

718 South Street
(267) 909-8814
Hours: 9:00pm to 1:00am

Specials: Silvester Party & Fondue Dinner

$115 per person
Includes Gratuity & Tax. Purchase Tickets

Very popular in Germany, Fondue is the perfect way to gather, share and celebrate with your family and friends as you ring in the new year! Relax and enjoy the art of slowly dipping and savoring the Fondue feast our Executive Chef Val has prepared!

Three course, family-style, Fondue Dinner:

Emmenthaler, cruyer, baguette, pretzel bites, blanched vegetables

3 day beef consomme, filet tips, chicken breast, fingerlings, mushrooms

Pretzels, pineapple, strawberry, marshmallows, cookies

Full Open Bar with German Holiday biers on draft, Glühwein, and a champagne“Prost” at midnight; followed by full access to the 3rd floor roof deck to watch 2019 brought in by Penn Landings’ grand firework display!

Playing “Dinner for One” on big screen projector all night.

Limited to only 80 people in the Brauer Bund back room, this will be a relaxing and enjoyable evening for all in attendance!

Dim Sum House

3939 Chestnut Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia PA 19104
(215) 921-5377

Specials: NYE Dinner and NYE Party Option

NYE Dinner:
$35 per person – 5 courses
Complimentary Champagne Toast (during meal)
Additional add-on of 4 cocktails $35
Last seating is 9:00pm

First Course (select 1)
1. Shanghai Soup Dumplings
2. Crystal Shrimp Dumplings
3. Scallion Pancakes

Second Course (select 1)
1. Vegetable Dumplings
2. Chicken Dumplings
3. Pork leek Dumplings

Third Course (select 1)
1. Pork Siu Mai
2. Shrimp Siu Mai
3. Shanghai Sticky Rice Siu Mai

Fourth Course (select 1)
1. Sichuan String Beans
2. Garlic Sauce Chicken
3. Broccoli Tofu Stir Fry

Fifth Course (select 1)
1. Dan Dan Noodles
2. Veggie Fried Rice
3. Chicken Lo Mein

Look for other additions and special features to be announced. 

Optional Cocktail Selection – Four for $35.00 including:

1. Gin, lemon juice, blackberry shrub
2. Rye whiskey, cognac, grand marnier, lemon, champagne
3. Prosecco, demerara, poppy tincture, bitters
4. Gin, lemon creme de Violette, cava rose

NYE Party:
See below for New Year’s Eve Party info – starting at 9:00pm

Jane G’s

1930 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 563-8800

Specials: NYE Dinner
$80 per guest
4 course option, lobster add-on $10
4 cocktails
5:00pm to 10:00pm

First Course (select 1)
Paired with Young and Dangerous – gin, lemon juice, blackberry shrub
1. Dan Dan Noodles
2. Popcorn Rock Shrimp
3. Wontons Chili Oil
4. Sichuan Dumplings

Second Course (select 1)
Paired with Man’s Best Friend – rye whiskey, cognac, grand marnier, lemon,champagne
1. Wonton Soup
2. Hot and Sour Soup
3. Mango Salad (Vietnamese vinaigrette)

Third Course (select 1)
Paired with Waves of Fortune – prosecco, demerara, poppy tincture, bitters
1. Garlic Sauce Scallops
2. Ginger Scallion Lobster (add $10)
3. Dry Pepper Chicken
4. Philosophers Chicken
5. Dry Pot Style Tofu

Fourth Course (select 1)
Paired with Blank Slate – gin, lemon creme de Violette, cava rose
1. Veggie Fried Rice
2. Pork Lo Mein
3. Singapore Mei Fun

Optional Cocktail Selection – Four for $35.00 including:

1. Gin, lemon juice, blackberry shrub
2. Rye whiskey, cognac, grand marnier, lemon, champagne
3. Prosecco, demerara, poppy tincture, bitters
4. Gin, lemon creme de Violette, cava rose

Mad Rex Restaurant and Virtual Reality Lounge

1000 Frankford Ave St 1, Philadelphia, PA 19125
(267) 773-7566
Hours: 5:00pm to 2:00am

Specials: 3 Course Menu $65 (5:00pm-9:30pm)

The End of Days Dinner: NYE at Mad Rex

The End of Days is near.. the only place to survive the New Year’s Eve Apocalypse is at Mad Rex, the world’s first post-apocalyptic virtual reality experience restaurant. Indulge in the cuisine of the new world with Chef Brandon Ferrio’s 3-course dinner available at into the new year with sounds from DJ Rebel. Post-apocalyptic entertainment will be featured throughout the night. A complimentary champagne toast at 12am to bring our survivors into the New World will be provided. At the close of the night, survivors have the ability to partake in complimentary transportation and entry to Gardendale Social Club from 2:00am – 3:30am.

Nick’s Bar & Grille

16 South Second Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19106
(215) 928-9411
Hours: 11:00am to 2:00am, reservations recommended but not required

Nick’s Bar and Grille is one of the top spots to celebrate a casual New Year’s Eve with the whole family and your friends. New Year’s Eve food features in the dining room include in-house smoked ribs, BBQ chicken, pulled pork, classic roast beef and pork, Thanksgiving sandwich, and more. 

By day, bring the kids after the countdown at Franklin Square in Historic Philly or come before the main fireworks on the waterfront. The full menu and some specials will be served.

By night, bring your friends and get ready to let loose. This is the perfect spot for a casual, warm and fun New Year’s Eve without the reservations and without the fuss.

Look for a complimentary champagne toast at Midnight, noise makers drink specials, menu features and no cover ever.


1046 Tasker St., Philadelphia, PA 19147
New Year’s Eve
$80 per person

Smorrebrod Amuse:
Smoked Salmon or Red Wine Poached Pear & Chevre

Beer Braised Pork & Barley, oyster mushrooms, thyme…or
Creamy Oyster Chowder, champagne, chard, chunky vegetables…or
Roasted Celery Root, carrot crisps, creme fraiche

Bruin Bar Plate…aged gouda, smoked sausage, mustard, apple, amsterdam onions,pickles, little salad, grilled bread

Roasted Root Vegetable Hash…turnips, sweet potato, heirloom carrotsm beets,sour cream, golden raisin gastrique…or
Konjin Bruxelles…red wine & prune braised rabbit leg, stamppot, kale…or
Mustard Crusted Pork Loin Choucroute…zuurkool, smoked sausage, bacon, apple,carawt, beer…or
Duck Leg Confit…semolina, creamed spinach, roasted shallot, orange…or
Smoked Cod Filet…fingerling potato & leek chowder, caviar, smoked salmon,dill…or
Sauteed Whole Pompano (for 1 or 2)…add $7 or $14…mussels, cockles, prawns,chickpea, tomato, haricot verts, saffron broth

Traditional Dutch Almond Butter Cake…or
Deep Fried Lingonberry Bread Pudding…or
House Made Peppermint Chocolate Bark

Bing Bing Dim Sum

1648 East Passyunk, Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 279-7702

Bing Bing Dim Sum celebrates on New Year’s Eve with a four-course dinner for$45 per person. This special menu is available with a family style tasting menu and there will be no substitutions. Every guest will be greeted with a complimentary glass of Champagne. Reservations will be accepted between 5-10pm.

Bing Bing Dim Sum New Year’s Eve 2018!

1st Course
Tom yum soup dumpling with red shrimp
oyster with finger lime & shiso
beef cabbage roll with garlic sauce

2nd Course
seafood tempura w/ secret spice & smoked horseradish aioli
udon noodle soup with yuba, mushrooms, quail egg

3rd Course

scallion ginger pork roulade
braised mustard greens
creamy rice grits with chili condiment

carrot sponge cake w/ miso bavarois,
caramelized milk & malt crumble

4 courses – Served Family Style
$45 per person (price does not include gratuity & tax)
CALL 215-279-7702 for reservations!

Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar

10 S. 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19106
(215) 627-0666

WHAT: Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, located in Old City at 10 South 2nd Street, Philadelphia, 19106, will offer a festive Cuban feast to celebrate New Year’s Eve with two dinner seating choices available.  

WHEN:   Monday, December 31, 2018.  Reservations for the early seating will be from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.  Reservations for the second seating will also be available from 9 p.m. and 10 p.m.

WHERE:   Cuba Libre Restaurant and Rum Bar is located in Old City at 10 South 2nd Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106.  Reservations for the five-course dinner must be made via phone. Interested guests can call (215)627-0666 to make a reservation for the prix fixe dinner.  For additional information, please visit

O’Neals Pub

611 South 3rd Street, Philadelphia PA 19147
(215) 574-9495
Hours: 9:00am to 2:00am (Kitchen open until 1AM)

Specials: No reservations or set menu, open to larger party bookings

Great spot for low fuss, no reservations required.

High Street on Market

308 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

New Year’s Eve – Four Courses & Bubbly – $65 per person

To Start:
Curried Pickled Cauliflower – ginger yogurt, chimichurri
Onion & Tarragon Parker House Rolls – pear & onion mostarda
White Anchovies – garlic-chili oil, grilled bread
Roasted Beets – freekeh, charred feta

Wedge Salad – crispy pastrami, rye croutons, blue cheese, russian dressing
Kennett Square Mushrooms – lettuces, mushroom soup, farm egg
Mussels – pilsner & charred onion broth, pickles, grilled bread
Crispy Mixed Vegetables – chow-chow, scallion

Main Dish:
Tortellini – grilled celery root, smoked pear, gouda
Malfatti – roasted wild mushrooms, parmesan
Grilled Branzino – roasted grapes, sunchokes, almonds, wild rice
Half Brick Chicken – grilled gem lettuce, caesar dressing
Happy Valley Prime Rib – horseradish, fully loaded baked potato (supp. $10)

Oysters upon request

For more info visit


306 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 625-9425

Ring in the new year with us! We will be serving a $99 prix fixe menu with a $35 wine pairing available.

To Start:
Sweet amalia oysters- pickled celery, lemon, olive oil
Peekytoe crab- radish, fermented pepper
Venison tartare- porcini, hazelnut, mustard
Curried squash & apple soup- farro, sorrel, toasted pumpkin seed
Pear salad- blue cheese, chicories, shoofly vinaigrette

Hand-Made Pasta:
Lobster risotto- crispy rice, newburg sauce
Potato gnocchi- duck ragu, spruce

Bone-in turbot- salsify, grapefruit, leeks
Monkfish & scallop- heirloom beans, fennel, sea urchin
Braised pork shoulder- mandarin orange, red cabbage
New york strip steak- beef fat potato, roasted mushrooms, pickled onion
Roasted celery root- cashew, apple, tamarind-persimmon glaze

Porterhouse steak for two $10 each
Duck feast for four $6 each
Shaved truffle added

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