5 places to eat and party for New Year’s Eve in metro Atlanta

Head to this steakhouse for Black Ties and Bubbles, a fete featuring food, an open bar and more. Photo credit: Caren West PR.

Head to this steakhouse for Black Ties and Bubbles, a fete featuring food, an open bar and more. Photo credit: Caren West PR

Eat, drink and be merry while toasting the old and ringing in 2017 at the following five restaurants in metro Atlanta, which are offering a slew of dining  and party options. All events will take place on New Year’s Eve, Saturday, Dec. 31.

Trader Vic’s: In addition to the regular menu, evening specials will include a grilled flat iron steak with sautéed baby bok choy, scallion, coconut rice and a ginger-garlic brown sauce for $36. The restaurant will be open for dinner from 5-11 p.m.; the bar will close at 1 a.m. Rounding out the festivities will be a live performance at 8 p.m. and champagne toast at midnight. Click here to purchase advance admission, which is $10; at the door, the cost will be $15.
255 Courtland St. N.E., Atlanta. 404-221-6339, tradervicsatl.com.

South Main Kitchen: Celebrate the old and new with friends and family while indulging in a seasonal menu. Each guest will receive a complimentary sparkling drink for a toast. Guests can also sip cocktails on the rooftop, which overlooks Downtown Alpharetta, or cozy up to a table in the dining room. Reservations are suggested.
9 S. Main St., Alpharetta. 678-691-4622, southmainkitchen.com.

The Sun Dial: Bring in the new year while eating, drinking and watching fireworks more than seventy stories above ground. The culinary team will prepare an amuse bouche plus three-course meal featuring options like braised pork cheek, pan seared cobia, NY strip, spiced pound cake and more for $105 per person.
210 Peachtree St. N.W., Atlanta. 404-659-1400, sundialrestaurant.com.

Ponce City Market: For its Gatsby-themed Roaring Rooftop Bash on the roof at Skyline Park, Nine Mile Station and Tower Terrace, guests will be able to toast the new year with unlimited passed champagne, beer, wine and a specialty New Year’s Eve cocktail; eat heavy appetizers such as sliders station, caprese skewers and smoked salmon tea sandwiches; enjoy complimentary access to carnival games, an 18-hole mini golf course and three-story slide from 8 p.m.- 1 a.m. Tickets, which are $200 – $350 per person, may be purchased here.
675 Ponce De Leon Ave. N.E., Atlanta. 404-900-7900, poncecitymarket.com.

STK Atlanta: Head to this steakhouse for Black Ties and Bubbles, a fete featuring seasonal specials from 5:30-10:30 p.m., a three-hour premium open bar beginning at 9 p.m., music, party favors, a complimentary champagne toast at midnight and more. The full dinner menu will be available as well. General admission tickets start at $75 and VIP tickets start at $120. VIP partygoers will also receive a bottle of Veuve Clicquot per four guests. Click here to purchase tickets.
1075 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. 404-793-0144, stkhouse.com.

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