21. Perry St.West Village, NYC This West Village restaurant from Jean-Georges Vongerichten gets its New Year’s Eve festivities started at 10 p.m. with late-night snacks, à la carte drinks, party favors and dancing ($25 per person entrance charge). RESERVE NOW!
22. Public KitchenLower East Side, NYC On the Lower East Side, Public Kitchen from chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten will ring in 2019 with a four-course prix-fixe menu ($148 per person). Celebrate with dishes such as foie gras brûlée and grilled Prime NY strip, as well as a midnight Champagne toast. RESERVE NOW!
Chef Michael White goes way uptown with this upscale Italian eatery. A four-course menu ($115, wine pairing $65) will be offered on New Year’s Eve. Among the dishes will be tagliatelle with ragù bolognese, osso buco, and cioccolato (milk chocolate mousse, sweet cream and hazelnut crumble). RESERVE NOW!
On the Upper East Side, this French rotisserie-centric restaurant roasts meats and vegetables. Guests sit on caramel-colored leather banquettes in a high-ceilinged room bedecked with Portuguese tiles and antique mirrors, preceded by a bar where the beautiful wood floor is worth a glance. On New Year’s Eve, Rôtisserie Georgette will host guests from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Dining will be à la carte. Enjoy live jazz from 9 p.m. to midnight ($35 per person music charge for reservations from 8 p.m.). RESERVE NOW!