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Dining Out for New Year's Eve

Besides attending one of the world's Top 10 Hot Spots for New Year's Eve, what could be better than celebrating the end of the year with a memorable meal? Whether you're looking for a party scene full of revelers or a more romantic space to share a midnight Champagne toast with someone special, you'll find the best restaurants in Seattle to ring in the New Year.

Altura Italian
Dining Room at Altura, Seattle, WA 617 Broadway E.
Seattle, WA 98102
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Destination-worthy fine dining featuring seasonal Italian cooking. More...

BOKA Kitchen + Bar New American
Dining Room at BOKA Kitchen + Bar, Seattle, WA Hotel 1000
1010 First Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104
A sleek, modern setting belies the satisfying menu of updated comfort food. More...

Cafe Juanita Italian
9702 NE 120th Pl.
Kirkland, WA 98034

Suburban restaurant serving northern Italian food. More...

Canlis Pacific Northwest
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Dining Room at Canlis, Seattle, WA 2576 Aurora Ave. N.
Seattle, WA 98109
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Accomplished cooking, professional service and striking views at a Seattle classic. More...

Canon American
Dining Room at Canon, Seattle, WA 928 12th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98122

Hip Capitol Hill destination awash in whiskey, imported spirits and the city's best bartenders. More...

Copperleaf Restaurant Northwest
Dining Room at Copperleaf Restaurant, Seattle, WA Cedarbrook Lodge
18525 36th Ave. S.
Seattle, WA 98188
An oasis off the beaten path for locally inspired dishes prepared with farm-to-table sensibilities. More...

El Gaucho Steakhouse
El Gaucho Inn
2505 First Ave.
Seattle, WA 98121
A pricey, elegant steakhouse in Belltown. More...

Goldfinch Tavern Steakhouse
Four Seasons Hotel Seattle
99 Union St.
Seattle, WA 98101

One of Seattle's renowned chefs brings a local feel to this hotel restaurant. More...

Miller's Guild Steakhouse
Dining Room at Miller Hotel Max
612 Stewart St.
Seattle, WA 98101
Behold the power of a grill in the hands of meat-masters. More...

Ray's Boathouse Northwest
Dining Room at Ray 6049 Seaview Ave. NW
Seattle, WA 98107
Bay views and sunsets bring in the crowds at this Ballard restaurant offering a Northwest-themed menu. More...

RN74 French
Dining Room at RN74, Seattle, WA Joshua Green Building
1433 Fourth Ave.
Seattle, WA 98101
All aboard for Michael Mina’s RN74, right in the heart of downtown. More...

Spinasse Italian
Dining Room at Spinasse, Seattle, WA 1531 14th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98122
Northern Italian cuisine served in a setting that manages to balance rustic and elegant. More...

Terra Plata New American
1501 Melrose Ave.
Seattle, WA 98122
Enjoy farm-to-table cuisine in a classy, casual setting. More...

Westward Seafood
Dining Room at Westward, Seattle, WA 2501 N. Northlake Way
Seattle, WA 98103
Mediterranean flavors and a Northwest feel season this waterfront seafood feast. More...

The Willows Inn Pacific Northwest
Dining Room at The Willows Inn, Lummi Island, WA The Willows Inn
2579 W. Shore Dr.
Lummi Island, WA 98262
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Modern Pacific Northwest cuisine infused with local ingredients presented in a wooded haven on Lummi Island. More...

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