Want to ring in the New Year with 2021 almost in the rearview mirror, and a home-cooked meal on the table! We’ve put together a list of hot spots around the city that will do all the work for you on New Year’s Eve and will let you relax and recover on New Year’s Day. Be sure to call ahead for reservations.
2M Smokehouse: 2731 S WW White Rd; 210.885.9352
This New Year, make it easy on yourself and enjoy and Texas true holiday feast with options like barbacoa! They offer two family meals available for pick up offering meat, their homemade side dishes, Martin’s Potato Rolls. Their regular menu will also be available on New Years Day. Place your orders at email@example.com.
Alamo Beer Co.: 202 Lamar St, 210.872.5589
Celebrate the New Year without all the fuss with beer food. Open until midnight, get a peek of the downtown firework nut without the crowds.
Boudro’s: 421 E. Commerce St.; 210.224.8484
Sit riverside on New Year’s Eve for a special final meal for 2021. Dine on our regular menu, along with a special menu just for the day. It will feature Chioggia beet and upland cress salad, a wood-grilled Angus filet with butter-poached blue crab or asiago crusted halibut — don’t forget to save room for a chocolate-filled poached pear in Zinfandel. This special is available at $55 per person or $75 with wine pairing
Bliss: 926 S. Presa St. 210.225.2547
Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Bliss from 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Guests can enjoy two-hour seatings for our four-course pre-fixe menu featuring Bliss classics, seasonal favorites, and optional bells and whistles. Dine for $125 per person. Call them to make a reservation 210.225.2547. If you would like to celebrate with us at midnight, please purchase tickets for the 10 pm or 10:30 pm seating.
Bistr09: 6106 Broadway; 210.245.8156
Join Bistr09 for a French-inspired, three-course prix fixe menu that everyone is sure to enjoy. From 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. dine on dishes like lobster bisque, shrimp tempura and truffle gnocchi with foie gras for $65 per person. Reservations are required and can be made online at https://www.bistr09.com/#reservations, or by calling them.
Cherrity Bar: 302 Montana St.; 210.598.0496
Bid farewell to 2021 with your loved ones at Cherrity Bar as we ring in the New Year together on Friday, December 31st! WIth sounds by DJ Merlot, set your intentions for 2022 with Mr. & Mrs. Bones, two energy practitioners focused on aiding you on your path with energy readings and tools to aid your energetic practice. Enjoy sparkling cider toast for the kids, countdown, and family ball drop at 9 PM or a champagne toast for guests 21+, countdown, and ball drop under the downtown fireworks extravaganza! The event is free and table reservations are available: (210) 598-0496
Chicken N Pickle: 5215 UTSA Boulevard, 210.874.2120
2022 is almost here, so let’s celebrate the Gatsby way! The party starts at 6 pm with DJ Aimez and goes to 12:30 am! You’ll be able to enjoy specialty cocktails like the Gatsby featuring Jack Daniels Apple and the Buchanan featuring Bombay Sapphire. This party is free to attend and includes a complimentary Champagne toast at midnight!
Clementine: 2195 Northwest Military Highway, Castle Hills; 210.503.5121
Finish the year at Clementine this New Year’s Eve with a special pre-fixe dinner at Clementine. The New Year’s Eve dinner will begin seating at 5 p.m. and is also available with optional wine pairings. Dinner is $125 per person and guests can enjoy selections like parmesan risotto, dry-aged Texas NY strip, and chocolate souffle tart. See the full menu here.
Cured: 306 Pearl Pkwy Unit 101; 210.314.3929
Looking for some special snacks and appetizers for 2022? Well, Cured at the Pearl has got you covered! You can order ahead all their delectable charcuterie and cheese plates to-go along with jarred jellies, pickles and more to snack on all holiday season. Call them at 210-314-3929 to place your to-go orders. On New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for lunch and 5 p.m. to 11 p.m for dinner, savor the regular menu favorites, such as house-cured charcuterie or fried oysters.
The Hayden: 4025 Broadway St.; 210.437.4306
Join The Hayden on Saturday, January 1st from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a New Year’s Day Pajama Brunch Party! Roll out of bed, slip on those slippers, put on your favorite pajama set or onesie, and have a cozy brunch with them. We’ll be serving our full weekend brunch menu. Reservations available here.
The Jerk Shack: 117 Matyear; 210.776.7780
The Jerk Shack’s family packs are designed to feed groups of six, making them the perfect option for a small NYE gathering! Guests can order Jerk Ribs, Jerk Tacos and Jerk Chicken with shareable sides to feed the group. Visit their Facebook page for the full menu or call them for more details!
Maverick Texas Brasserie: 710 S St Mary’s St., 210.973.6050
Make your way to Southtown for New Year’s Eve at Maverick. For the event, enjoy an incredible four-course meal for $100 per person with an additional $45 per person for wine pairing. Enjoy choices for every course which includes mini lobster roll, beet salad, diver scallops, and chocolate hazelnut tarte.
Meadow Neighborhood Eatery + Bar: 555 W Bitters Rd #110; 210.481.4214
Visit the Meadow Neighborhood Eatery and Bar New Years Eve. Starting at 9 p.m. enjoy a dance party with DJ and live music, food, Champagne toast at midnight and more! Packages range from $80-150 Learn more here.
Paesanos: Multiple Locations
Open from 4 p.m. to late night on New Years Day, Paesanos will be offering their regular menu. Make your holiday special and dine on their famous Shrimp Paesano and other authentic Italian selections or order it all to-go. Make your reservation and orders online today.
Rudy’s Bar-B-Q: Multiple Locations
Let Rudy’s do the smoking this season and pick up some of their smokey ‘cue this year. While you’re there don’t forget to get some of their Rudy’s peach cobbler and famous sweet cream corn.