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New Year’s Eve Dining in Phoenix

Wind down 2022 with a side of foie gras and caviar–or a more relaxed repast. Whatever your preference, check out these restaurants and resorts for the best New Year’s Eve dining in Phoenix. (Reservations are required in most instances.)

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Hearth ‘61 at Mountain Shadows

Ring in 2023 with a special four-course, prix-fixe dinner (with an entree of Wagyu Turf & Turf) at Hearth ‘61 at Mountain Shadows. Seatings are available for 6:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., and guests will enjoy party favors alongside a midnight Champagne toast. Plus, enjoy live music from DJ B Novelli from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Prado at Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia

Seatings for Prado’s New Year’s Eve dinner are available between 6 and 9:30 p.m. Alongside a four-course, prix-fixe menu (with options like foie gras, Spanish octopus and Chilean sea bass) and a complimentary glass of bubbly, diners will enjoy live entertainment. After-dinner drinks are available at Mbar until 1 a.m. And reserve your spot at New Year’s Day brunch, with signature dishes, Champagne and festive cocktails, with seatings available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Patio seating is available.

Francine Restaurant

This holiday season, celebrate with a romantic and luxurious New Year’s Eve spread at Francine Restaurant in Scottsdale. Francine’s five-course holiday menu will offer guests the finest French-inspired dishes with a Mediterranean twist with seatings from 5 to 9 p.m. The festive evening also includes a DJ and complimentary Champagne toast to kick off the new year.

Terra Tempe Kitchen & Spirits 

From 5 to 10 p.m. on Dec. 31, end the year on a tasty note with a five-course tasting menu led by Executive Chef Mario Ventura at Terra Tempe Kitchen & Spirits at The Westin Tempe. Menu standouts include caviar and smoke salmon with crispy seven-minute egg and herb crème fraiche, and butter-poached lobster with roasted cauliflower, baby squash, foraged mushrooms, potato gnocchi and tarragon cream sauce.

etta

etta

This New Year’s Eve, join etta in Scottsdale for dinner and enjoy exclusive holiday features including king crab legs with Calabrian creme, focaccia, lemon, roasted garlic and herbs; Wagyu ribeye cap with truffled potato puree and smoked jus; and black truffle risotto with parmesan and fresh shaved black truffle. Available exclusively during dinner only.

Match Market & Bar at FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel

On Saturday, Dec. 31, guests can enjoy the likes of lobster pomodoro and steak frites at FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel’s Match Market & Bar from 6 to 11 p.m. Then, on New Year’s Day, brunch will be offered from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with options like blue crab avocado toast, pozole rojo, California-style breakfast burritos and more.

Anhelo

Celebrate with two special New Year’s Eve menus at Anhelo in Phoenix. Select from the Chef’s High-End wine pairing or the First Growths pairing from around the globe, which offers the highest classification of Bordeaux wines. An á la carte menu will be offered before 10 p.m. that includes a Champagne welcome toast ($250 spend requirement). Or count down to midnight at the 10 p.m. seating, spotlighting a special Chef’s Tasting menu with caviar, truffle and foie gras as add-ons, plus a Krug and Cristal welcome toast and New Year’s toast at midnight.

Postino WineCafé

Postino is rolling out its Boujee Board & Bottle – an upgraded Board & Bottle deal featuring a spread of bruschetta and bottle of premium bubbles for $50 from 5 p.m. to midnight. Guests–be sure to be dressed in your holiday best!–can secure a reservation for up to eight people to take advantage of the limited-time offer.

Talavera and Proof at Four Seasons Scottsdale at Troon North

Ring in 2023 with a celebratory four-course meal in Talavera. Seatings are available from 5 to 9 p.m. For a more casual celebration, Four Seasons’ Proof restaurant will feature delectable menu items, festive décor and a relaxed setting to greet the new year. All guests are invited to join the festivities within the resort with a five-piece band, light bites and signature cocktails in one of the ballroom foyers, as well.

Ling’s Wok Shop

Ling’s Wok Shop 

Ling’s Wok Shop celebrates The Year of the Rabbit with a special Lunar New Year Wine Dinner on Jan. 25. The Scottsdale restaurant is partnering with Jackson Family Wines to bring an exclusive five-course meal with highly-rated wine pairings from some of California’s top wine producers. Dishes include Peking duck, Cantonese-style sea bass, Char Siu pork tenderloin and more. To bring good fortune and prosperity, 9 Dragons Lion Dance Phoenix is performing a traditional Lion Dance during the celebration. Reservations to Ling’s Wok Shop’s New Year’s Wine Dinner are required.

Ling & Louie’s Asian Bar and Grill

Ling & Louie’s Asian Bar and Grill in Scottsdale celebrates The Year of the Rabbit with a two-week celebration for the 2023 Lunar New Year from Jan. 21 to Feb. 5. The festivities kick off on Jan. 21 with a traditional Lion Dance performed by 9 Dragons Lion Dance Phoenix. The restaurant is honoring the holiday with Lunar New Year menus reimagining classic Chinese New Year celebratory dishes. Each table that orders from the special menu will receive a Lucky Red Envelope with an offer to use on a subsequent visit to either Ling & Louie’s Asian Bar and Grill or Ling’s Wok Shop.

Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails at Kimpton Hotel Palomar

With seatings available at 5 and 8 p.m., enjoy a four-course holiday feast prepared by Executive Chef Alexander Robinson at Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails. Menu highlights include Jerusalem artichoke soup, Spanish octopus, Westholme wagyu striploin, roasted vegetable Wellington and a raspberry creamsicle cheesecake. 

T. Cook’s at Royal Palms Resort and Spa

T. Cook’s dishes up a four-course New Year’s Eve menu spotlighting dishes like celery root bisque, truffle polenta, lobster agnolotti, parsnip “osso bucco,” honey star anise-glazed duck breast and a selection of decadent desserts. 

Rusconi’s American Kitchen

Rusconi’s American Kitchen in Phoenix is serving an exclusive New Year’s Eve three-course, prix-fixe menu starting at 5 p.m. Options include roasted pork tenderloin, black striped bass, lobster bisque and much more.

Cala at Senna House

Chef Beau MacMillan and Executive Chef Peter McQuaid of Cala at Senna House in Scottsdale are preparing a special a la carte dinner in honor of New Year’s Eve. Diners can dig into the likes of bubbly, caviar, Tomahawk steaks, chilled seafood and much more.

Thirsty Lion

Thirsty Lion

All four Valley locations of Thirsty Lion will be hosting a specialty New Year’s Eve celebration, from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m., with specialty menu items and cocktails. Dig into options like grilled filet mignon, bacon-wrapped dates, fresh halibut and many other decadent dishes.

Roaring Fork

Toast to another year with a meal at Roaring Fork in Scottsdale this New Year’s Eve. Beginning at 4 p.m., savor a specialty lobster and steak offering in addition to seasonal menu items available that evening only.

Phoenix City Grille

Phoenix City Grille is preparing a few exclusive specials available on Saturday, Dec. 31, like smoked prime rib and slow-roasted herb-crusted leg of lamb. New Year’s Eve dinner seatings start at 3 p.m.; reservations will be taken until 9 p.m.

Dad’s Modern Cocktails & Eatery 

On New Year’s Eve, guests of Dad’s Modern Cocktails & Eatery in Scottsdale can enjoy an appetizer special all day long with options like shrimp cocktail, Swedish meatballs and warm olives, alongside a French 75 drink special. Dad’s closes 10 p.m. on New Year’s Eve and is closed on New Year’s Day.

The Montauk

The Montauk is saying goodbye to 2022 with 1 cent Champagne toasts at midnight for dine-in guests. Local DJs will be providing entertainment starting at noon and through 11 p.m. On New Year’s Day, celebrate with The Montauk at brunch for the McMontauk Sandwich and short rib huevos rancheros. 

Tía Carmen

Tía Carmen at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa

Curated and hosted by Executive Chef Angelo Sosa, New York Champagne Week founder Blaine Ashley and Beau Joie Champagne ambassador Nicole Velez, the Beautiful Life New Year’s Eve Dinner offers a bubble-filled way to welcome the new year. The multi-course Beautiful Life New Year’s Eve Dinner for two includes champagne pairings with each course and begins at 8 p.m. before the party starts at 10 p.m. and continues until 2 a.m. Guests can keep their VIP table for two for the evening and enjoy live music, a midnight toast and additional bites after midnight. Start the New Year with a Champagne Punch Brunch for two at Tía Carmen on Sunday, Jan. 1, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.–even book the Tía Carmen New Year’s Package, featuring breakfast and dinner for two per stay at Tía Carmen. 

Carcara at Sheraton Phoenix Downtown 

Cheers to 2023 with a special New Year’s Eve dinner and cocktail menu at Carcara, featuring Surf & Turf, 24K Chocolate Cake, Poma Cognac Celebration, Lemon Ball Drop and more. Take the celebration to the hotel’s lobby lounge, &More by Sheraton, with drinks specials, complimentary Veuve Clicquot tastings from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and complimentary sparkling wine toasts at 11:50 p.m.

Prime at Gila River Resorts & Casinos

Gila River Resorts & Casinos is ringing in the new year in a big way–literally. At midnight, the resort will pop the largest bottle of Veuve Clicquot in the state. Reserve a spot at the rooftop steakhouse, Prime, to check out the bottle, savor views of the mountains and dig into a decadent four-course New Year’s Eve menu. Seatings are at 5 p.m., 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Fat Ox

Chef Matt Carter of Fat Ox in Scottsdale will be dishing up a four-course menu in honor of the holiday, rounded out with live music and a complimentary toast of bubbly. To complement entree options like Linz prime filet and Norwegian halibut, there will be super-luxe add-ons available as well to ring in the new year in decadence.

We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort

From an all-you-can-eat spread at The Buffet to an action-packed “I Love the 80’s” party at WKP Sports & Entertainment, We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort has myriad ways to ring in the new year. Our pick? The elegant, five-course tasting menu at Ember, available from 5 to 10 p.m., including a Champagne toast and dishes like lobster bisque, seared duck breast and Chilean sea bass.

Feringhee Modern Indian Cuisine Quillon Chicken
Feringhee

Feringhee 

Feringhee in Chandler gives guests two ticketed events for celebrating the start of 2023. Diners can either opt for a four-course dinner experience and a DJ at the restaurant or–for those who’d like to bring in their dancing shoes–can enjoy dinner and head to the banquet hall next door for bubbly, dancing, food and more.

L’Entrata

L’Entrata in Anthem rings in the new year with a ticketed three-course, chef-driven tasting and pairing dinner, starting at 5 p.m. Gather around the table with family or friends and be transported to vineyards across the world without even leaving the Valley. 

Alto ristorante e bar at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa

Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa’s Alto ristorante e bar hosts a special prix-fixe menu, from 5:30 and 9:30 p.m., featuring everything from Buckley Bay oysters to an eggplant parmigiana in honor of New Year’s Eve. The resort will also provide a New Year’s Eve celebration at Center Stage Bar, with live music performances from Brian Chartrand and Wyatt Barry, a champagne tower from J Vineyards & Winery and a balloon drop at midnight. 

Call Her Martina

Call Her Martina in Scottsdale is celebrating the holiday with a New Year’s Eve Masquerade dinner with two seatings, 6:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. The three-course, prix-fixe menu will feature starters for the table and entree options like prime rib and sea bass. New Year’s Eve diners can also enjoy DJ music, complimentary eye masks and premium bottle specials.

Toca Madera

Kiss 2022 goodbye at Toca Madera in Scottsdale. Celebrate New Year’s Eve with live musicians, DJs and fire dancers, alongside a special NYE bottle service menu. Plus, chef’s specials will start at 7 p.m., featuring bone-in short rib, tuna tataki, caviar and bubbles and more.

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