New Years Parties & Restaurants 2019 / 2020 Manhattan NYC
New Years Parties & Restaurants in Manhattan, Upper East Side UES, Midtown, West & East Village, Upper West Side UWS, SoHo, Tribeca & Downtown Manhattan NYC
December 29, 2019 / Manhattan New Years Eve Parties & Restaurants NYC / Manhattan Buzz NYC.
As happens every year, there will be a number of great New Years parties in Manhattan preceding and following the dropping of the ball at Times Square.
The following are a number of different New Years restaurants in Manhattan NYC where you might consider booking a reservation.
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New Years Parties & Restaurants 2019 / 2020 Manhattan NYC
Some Great New Years Parties & Restaurants in Manhattan, Upper East Side UES, Midtown, West & East Village, Upper West Side UWS, SoHo, Tribeca & Downtown Manhattan NYC
December 29, 2019 / Manhattan New Years Eve Parties & Restaurants NYC / Manhattan Buzz NYC. Continued.
The following is a short list of some of the restaurants we've been to that might provide you with good food, drinks and enough of a scene prior to heading out into the cold to watch the ball drop and the fireworks begin to welcome in the new year.
Midtown NYC - Manhattan New Years Eve Parties
* The Pennisula Hotel - New Years Parties & Restaurants in Midtown Manhattan
This year [2019 / 2020] the rooftop restaurant and bar, called Salon de Ning, is hosting a New Years Eve party which they described as, "High above the lights of Fifth Avenue, toast 2020 at our New Year’s Eve Rooftop Party. Salon de Ning will be transformed into a chic, sky-lit penthouse under the Chalet de Ning dome, while an evening of endless wine and cocktails, live music and dancing roars below. When the clock strikes midnight, a live video feed of New York City’s iconic ball drop will be broadcasted inside the bar." All this for only $425 per person, including open bar, Champagne toast and passed canapés (not including tax or gratuity). Attire: Cocktail. Manhattan new years parties at the Penninsula Hotel in Midtown NYC.
They also offer two prix fixe dinners. The first is a three course dinner which begins between 5.30 & 6.30 pm for $125 dress is smart casual and kids under 12 are $85. The second is a five course prix fixe dinner that begins between 8.45 & 9.45 pm which is a black tie event that includes dancing after dinner in the Clement ballroom. It includes a champagne toast and party favors. $575 for adults and $175 for children.
Location. At 700 Fifth Avenue at 55th Street in Manhattan.
Contact. Website www.penninsula.com / Tel - 212.956.2888.
* The Royalton Park Avenue - New Years Parties Manhattan NYC
The Royalton Hotel Park Avenue has a sister hotel which is shown in the photo at right. It is just across the street from the Algonquin on 44th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues and they threw the New Years Eve party last year, but this year it's at the Royalton Park Avenue which used to be the Gansevoort Hotel.
Description. The Royalton Hotel Manhattan is hosting a New Years Eve 2019 / 2020 party at Park Avenue & 29th Street from 9 pm to 4 am, with an open bar from 9 pm - 1 am along with light fare served early. The event is on their rooftop bar [very nice] and there will be music by a DJ and a complimentary champagne at midnight. Cocktail / semi formal attire. Tickets may be unavailable at this time, but you can call the number below to be sure. Last year they sold for prices ranging from $40 to $2725. Manhattan new years parties at the Royalton Park Avenue Hotel in Midtown NYC.
Last year the Royalton New Years Eve party was thrown at the Royalton Hotel on 44th Street - which this year is NOT throwing a party.
Location. The Royalton Park Avenue is located at 420 Park Avenue South at 29th Street in Midtown Manhattan.
Contact. Website - www.royaltonparkavenue.com / Tel - 212.317.2900.
* Algonquin Hotel Restaurant - Midtown Manhattan NYE Parties in NYC
Description. The Algonquin Hotel has a storied past. It was once the watering hole for the writers and artists of the round table of the New Yorker editorial staff beginning in the 1920's. It maintains a traditional feel to it and serves an elegant lunch and dinner. The Algonquin also has a separate bar, which stays open late and is decorated with prints from its storied past. Manhattan new years parties at the Algonquin Hotel near Times Square in Midtown NYC.
New Years Eve Specials. This year they are NOT hosting a 2019 / 2020 New Years Eve party.
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Location. At 59th West 44th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues in Midtown, near the theater district.
Contact. For NYE - Gabriela Jimenez at 646.232.7027 or email@example.com. Website - www.algonquinhotel.com / Tel - 212.840.6800.
* Bar 65 at Rockefeller Center - New Years Parties in Midtown Manhattan
Description. The Bar 65 at Rockefeller Center is located atop an Art Deco building with beautiful vistas of Midtown as shown in the photo at right. While heavily touristed, it's worth the wait. Manhattan new years parties at Bar 65 in Rockefeller Center in Midtown NYC.
They are offering a New Years Eve special but I have not yet confirmed the specifics.
But that said, this is the offer last year, which should give you an idea of what to expect this year - Includes two hours of open bar and caviar, as well as canapes, live DJ and countdown. They will be open from 9.30 pm - 2 am. Tickets are $325 + $121 service fee - $446. Dress appropriately. Awaiting update for 2019 / 2020.
Location. Bar 65 on the 65th Floor of Rockefeller Center at 30 Rockefeller Center on 49th Street between 5th & 6th Avenues in Midtown Manhattan.
Contact. www.rainbowroom.com / Tel - 212.632.5000
* Gansevoort Meatpacking Hotel - West Village New Years Eve Parties - Manhattan NYC
Description. They have a rooftop bar and restaurant, now called Lelie [formerly the Plunge Rooftop] with a 360 degree view - BUT THIS IS NOT THE PARTY ROOM.
Rather the party is in The Chester which is the street level ballroom. They offer a Manhattan New Years eve party special that includes a five hour open bar from 8 pm - 1 am, hors d'oeuvres from 9 - 11 pm and a live DJ. Tickets $120 - $160. New years parties at the Gansevoort Meatpacking Hotel in the West Village Manhattan NYC.
Location. At 18 9th Avenue between Little West 12th and 13th Streets in the West Village neighborhood of Manhattan.
Contact. Organized by Joonbug.com w/ tickets on Eventbrite //
www.gansevoorthotelgroup.com / Tel - 212.206.6700
* Millenium Hotel - New Years Eve Parties Midtown Manhattan NYC
Description. A New Years Eve party that includes three hours of appetizers [8 - 11 pm] including canapes, seafood, cheeses and desserts; and a five hour open bar. Black tie optional. Tickets cost $1799 for a standing room spot. They stay open until 2 am. New years parties at the Millenium Hotel in the Midtown Manhattan NYC near Times Square.
Advisories - Price increase warning: New Year's Eve ticket prices often go up significantly (100% +) the closer you get to New Years Eve. Also note that many NYE Events will sell out well in advance of New Years Eve. About your Tickets: (1) Show up early and help reduce the wait time, (2) Make sure to have your physical ticket on hand because you will need to show it to NYPD and security upon request, (3) You accept the risks and agree to adhere to the NYPD rules and regulations for the evening, (4) If you select shipping as your delivery method, tickets will not be sent out until December, (5) A LIVE VIEW of The Ball Drop is not guaranteed. Large crowds should be expected
Location. On the 52nd Floor at 150 West 45th Street between 6th Avenue & Broadway in Midtown Manhattan NYC.
Contact. Tickets by www.balldrop.com //
www.milleniumhotels.com / Tel - 212.768.4400
* McKittrick Hotel - Chelsea Manhattan New Years Parties & Restaurants NYC
Description. They are throwing a Midtown Manhattan New Years Eve party entitled 'The King's Winter Masquerade'. Tickets run $250 and up. The lower priced tickets allow entry at 10.15 pm or 11.30 pm, and there's an open bar through the evening. Some of the higher priced tickets include dinner which begins shortly after 8 pm. New years parties at the McKittrick Hotel in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan NYC.
Location. At 530 West 27th Street between 10th and 11th Avenues in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan NYC.
Contact. www.mckittrickhotel.com / Tel - 212.904.1883
Manhattan New Years Eve Party Restaurants in Midtown NYC
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UES / Upper East Side - Manhattan New Years Eve Parties NYC
* NO UPDATE _ The Central Park Boathouse Restaurant - Upper East Side UES New Years Parties
For New Years Eve 2018 they are offering, " ... a three course dinner with live piano music from 8 pm to 12 midnight." They expect to close about 1 am.
IN 2018 THEY SOLD OUT. The cost was $170 / person and includes the dinner, party favors & a champagne toast.
Location. In the middle of Central Park - Enter the park along 5th Avenue at East 72nd Street. It's located along Park Drive North in Central Park on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.
Contact. www.thecentralparkboathouse.com / Tel - 212.517.2233
* Trinity Church Concert - Upper East Side New Years Eve Concerts
Description. Amorartis will perform Bach & Vivaldi in a two hour long performance that leaves one feeling spiritually cleansed. Tickets are $50 for all seats and the performance begins at 7.30 pm. Manhattan new years concerts on the Upper East Side in Manhattan NYC.
Location. At Holy Trinity Episcopalian Church at 316 East 88th Street on the Upper East Side of Manhattan NYC.
Contact. Organized by www.amorartis.org / Tel TBD
* NYRR RUN in Central Park - Upper East Side New Years Eve Runs
Description. Begins with a pre-run social at Rumsey Playfield prior to 12 midnight. Then kicks off a four mile run through Central Park. The run starts at 11.59 pm and there's fireworks in the park. There's music and dancing beginning at 10 pm at the Bandshell which is just south of the Bethesda Terrace.
Last year  tickets were $70 / $60 / $35 / $30 for adults / members / kids, so I expect they're close to the same this year [Dec 31, 2019]. The ticket allows you and a guest to enter Central Park and the proceeds go to the New York Road Runners club.
They describe the event as follows,
" ... a live DJ, dancing, and—new this year—incredible elements such as an interactive dragon, elaborate stilt walkers, giant banner tails ... The start will be accompanied by a 15-minute fireworks show, and a sparkling cider station and a live DJ at the half-way mark will keep you rolling on through the finish line and into 2019."
They advise runners regarding Central Park security access as follows - " ... To access these areas, runners and their guests must enter the park at West 72nd Street and Central Park West or East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue in order to go through security screening. Runners attempting to use other park entrances will experience delays in getting to the start and risk not starting the race on time ..."
The runner shown in the photo at right is Jun Xie of Flushing, Queens. He reports that the NYRR Midnight Run was a great way to start the New Year of 2019.
Location. At 72nd transverse meeting at Bethesda Terrace which is near 5th Avenue at 72nd Street on the Upper East Side or 72nd Street along Central Park West on the west side. See description above for more specifics.
Contact. www.nyrr.org / Tel - 855.569.6977
UWS / Upper West Side - Manhattan New Years Eve Parties NYC
* St John the Divine Concert - Upper West Side New Years Eve Concerts
Description. The annual St John the Divine New Years Eve concert for Peace runs from 7 to 8.30 pm. The performance features some of Mozart's and Bach's greatest hits, as well as the premier of a new work. General admission is free, and reserved tickets are $40 - $100 based on seating. New years concerts on the Upper West Side of Manhattan NYC.
Location. At 1047 Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Contact. www.stjohndivine.org / Tel - 212.316.7540
* Empire Hotel Rooftop Bar & Restaurant - Manhattan New Years Party - Upper West Side
Description. From 9 pm - 1 am open bar, from 9 - 10.30 pm hors d'oeuvres, desserts from 10.30 - 11.30 pm, orchestra from 9 pm - 12 midnight, DJ from midnight to 1.30 am, party favors and champagne toast w/ standing room only for $150. it's a good location and may offer an opportunity to see the Central Park fireworks. New years eve restaurants on the Upper West Side of Manhattan NYC.
Location. The Empire Rooftop at 44 West 63rd Street at Broadway and Columbus Avenue on the Upper West Side of Manhattan NYC.
Contact. www.eventbrite.com / www.hospitalityholdings.com / 212.980.9476
www.empirehotelnyc.com / Tel - 212.265.7400
* Tavern on the Green - New Years Parties in Central Park - Upper West Side Manhattan
Description. It's a good place to see the Central Park fireworks. They are offering a special from 9 pm to 2 am that includes Premium Open Bar | Passed Hors D'oeuvres and Sweets | Live Entertainment | Passed Desserts & Sweets | Late Night Snacks. For $325 - $375 per person you are served a three course dinner with all of the above. Black tie attire is encouraged. New years eve restaurants on the Upper West Side of Manhattan NYC.
Location. At Central Park West and 67th Street, just inside Central Park on the Upper West Side.
Contact. www.tavernonthegreen.com / Tel - 212.877.8684
East Village NYC - Manhattan New Years Eve Parties NYC
* Zum Schneider - New Years Parties / Restaurants in the East Village Manhattan NYC
Old 2018 _Description. Meeting the entertaining, authentic immigrant owner of this German style bier house is worth the visit alone, but the food served is generally good as well. He also runs an annual Oktoberfest which has been named after his restaurant. Open from 5 pm - 4 am but the kitchen closes at 10 pm, after which some light snacks will be available.
New Years Eve party 2019 /2020 admission is free. Music will be spun by DJ Volka Racho and a free champagne toast at midnight. New years eve parties in the East Village of Manhattan NYC.
TBD STORY LINK.
Location. At 107 Avenue C at 7th Street in the East Village near Tompkins Park.
Contact. www.zumschneider.com / Tel - 212.598.1098
* CLOSED _ Wine Bar - New Years Parties & Restaurants - East Village Manhattan
Description. There's Wine bar. New years eve bars in the East Village of Manhattan NYC.
Location. At East 10th Street in the East Village.
Contact. They closed / didn't make it.
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LES Downtown SoHo Tribeca - Manhattan New Years Eve Parties
* Manhatta Restaurant - New Years Parties & Restaurants in SoHo, Tribeca & Downtown NYC
They're sold out for dining room service for New Years - BUT - they offer a prix fixe five course dinner from 5 - 9 pm for $185 and a second seating from 9 - 10.30 pm. The early seating doesn't include staying seated until midnight, but you can move to the bar area where they serve drinks and appetizers. The second seating includes staying and a champagne toast at midnight.
Manhattan new years eve parties in Downtown Manhattan NYC.
Location. On the 60th floor at 28 Liberty Street between William and Nassau Streets in the Downtown neighborhood of Manhattan near Wall Street and the South Street Seaport.
Contact. www.manhattarestaurant.com / Tel - 212.230.5788
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* Hugo Hotel Rooftop Bar & Restaurant - New Years Parties in SoHo & Tribeca NYC
Description. The rooftop Bar and Restaurant at the Hugo Hotel has a special offer for dinner at the Tribeca New Years Eve party [rsvp below]. Free admission for non-diners. Manhattan new years eve parties in the Tribeca neighborhood of NYC.
Location. At 525 Greenwich Street in Tribeca near the Holland Tunnel.
Contact. www.azulrooftop.com / www.hugorooftop.com / www.hotelhugony.com / Tel - 212.608.4848
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More NYE Parties & Dining 2019 / 2020 Options - Manhattan Restaurant Reviews
New Years Eve will soon be upon us and it's time for all celebrants to find the right restaurant for their New Years Eve dinner or party on the Upper West Side, the Upper East Side, Midtown, the Village, SoHo, Tribeca, Harlem, Washington Heights or Inwood.
New Years Eve Restaurants & Parties In Manhattan
Given New Years Day falls on a Tuesday this year, you can wait to take her out for a weekday dinner, or you can jump the gun and do it on the preceding weekend, when you can both relax and enjoy yourselves.
New Years Eve Parties & Restaurants In Manhattan - Steakhouses in Midtown Manhattan & on the Upper East Side, Italian Restaurant on the Upper West Side, French Restaurant on the Upper East Side & West Village [short report go to Manhattan Restauant Section], Indian Restaurant in Midtown, multiple restaurants in Tribeca & at the South Street Seaport, and numerous Irish Pubs in Manhattan
The following is a list of links to Manhattan Buzz restaurant reviews. These restaurants were selected based the food quality, the ambiance and the service of these restaurants which made them notable within their categories.
This is not meant to be an exhaustive list as there are many more fine Manhattan restaurants we wish to review. But in the meantime this is what we have to offer. And check out our Manhattan New Years parties & restaurants NYC section which also contains a number of shorter Manhattan restaurant reviews.
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