Where to Dine: The Best New Year’s Eve Dinners in Florida
Florida Travel News: Ring in a tasty New Year!
There are plenty of options for a sumptuous New Year dinner:
New Year’s Eve Dinner at Bistro One LR, Ritz-Carlton, South Beach
Dine in style this New Year at the Ritz’s oceanfront Bistro One LR. The first seating has a three-course meal and the second seating has a four-course meal, bottle of champagne and admission to the exclusive NYE open-bar Pool Party that continues till 1 a.m.
- Seatings: Two Seating’s: 6-7:30 & 8-10 p.m.
- Cost: $95/person for the first seating and $295/person for the second seating
New Year’s Eve Buffet, Hyatt Regency Coconut Point, Estero Bay
Ring in 2013 with a dinner buffet from 6:00 p.m. till 9:00 p.m followed by jazz in the the Belvedere Lounge and a champagne toast when the New Year strikes.
- Cost: $$90/adult and $45/child five to 12.
Murder Mystery Dinner, Ramon Theater
If you’re looking for an interactive evening try a Murder Mystery Dinner at the Ramon Theater. “I Saw Mommy Killing Santa Claus” includes dinner, beverages and your acting talents!
- Seatings: Doors open at 6 p.m.
- Cost: $45/person
Vinoy, St. Pete
Since the Renaissance Vinoy Resort & Golf Club opened on Dec. 31 in 1925, New Year’s is a twofold birthday celebration as well. The five course tasting menu at Marchand’s unfolds with live jazz entertainment followed by a balloon drop and champagne toast at midnight.
- Cost: $120/person
SAIA Sushi, Ft. Lauderdale
Dine southeast-Asian style with a five-course menu along wing ocean views at SAIA sushi. From Ankimo & Caviar to Mini Sushi and Sashimi Platters, there’s a big spread of food to highlight various elements of this ethnic cuisine.
- Seatings: 6:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m.
- Cost: $99/person