NYE in Broward and Miami-Dade


Broward County

Oceans 234 (234 N. Ocean Blvd., Deerfield Beach, 954/428-2539) has an oceanside (literally! pictured) New Year’s Eve celebration starting at 6 p.m., with live music and special holiday dishes. The regular menu is also available, and there’s a champagne toast at midnight.

On New Year’s Eve, Burlock Coast  (The Ritz-Carlton, 1 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954/302-6460) has a Farmers Feast Tasting Menu from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. for $125 per person, excluding tax and gratuity. This offering includes a champagne toast and access to the after party in the Astor Lounge. The regular kids menu will also be available.

Beauty & The Feast (601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954/567-8070) will have two seatings for New Year’s Eve—from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and from 9 p.m. to midnight. The first seating includes a three-course feast-style dinner with a selection of Beauty & the Feast’s Pig Roast and a selection of delicious small plates all for $59 per person. The second seating includes a four-course feast-style dinner and entertainment including a DJ, party favors and a champagne toast at midnight all for $119 per person (excludes beverages, tax, gratuity).

Start 2016 with a New Year’s Eve Gala Under the Stars at The Atlantic Hotel & Spa (601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954/567-8020). Seating begins at 8:30 p.m., and the cost is $129 per person (excluding beverages, tax and gratuity). Enjoy a celebration overlooking the Atlantic Ocean from the fifth floor Oceanfront Terrace with a four-course prix-fixe dinner including live entertainment, party favors and a midnight celebration. Semi-formal attire is recommended.

The Rusty Hook Tavern at the Sands Harbor Resort and Marina on the Intracoastal Waterway (125 N. Riverside Drive, Pompano Beach, 954/941-2499), will celebrate New Year’s Eve with two seatings for dinner. The first seating is from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., and the second is from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Live music starts at 9 p.m., and there’s a complimentary midnight champagne toast.

McCoy’s Oceanfront (Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa, 1200 N. Ocean Blvd., Pompano Beach, 954/782-0100) will ring in New Year’s Eve with a prix-fixe, four-course menu. The cost is $75 per person, and reservations are available for 6 p.m., 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., with jazz entertainment lasting until 12:30 a.m. Wine pairings and kid’s menus will also be available.

Kuro (Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood, 800/937-0010), a Japanese craft kitchen, will be serving a preset menu for New Year’s Eve. Reservations will be available from 5:30 p.m. until 11 p.m. The seven-course meal is $180 per person and will be served family style. Live DJ music will accompany the meal.

Miami-Dade County

Bazi (1200 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, 305/695-0101) offers a New Year’s Eve prix-fixe, four-course dinner menu along with bubbly specials from 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m., following regular dinner service. Guests can enjoy live music while toasting with champagne specials by the bottle. The cost is $120 per person and includes a champagne toast at midnight.

Ring in New Year’s Eve with an Italian flavor at Macchialina (820 Alton Road, Miami Beach, 305/534-2124), with holiday menu highlights including whole fish, osso bucco and a complimentary prosecco toast at midnight. Dinner service starts at 6 p.m.

Live DJ music and three different dining packages are the New Year’s Eve stars at Meat Market (915 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, 305/532-0088). Choose the Early Package, with reservations between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. with a four-course dinner menu for $150 per person; or the Second Package, with reservations available from 9 p.m. until close, with a four-course dinner menu, champagne toast and party favors at midnight to ring in the New Year for $250 per person; or the Champagne Bar Package, with bottomless champagne by the glass at the bar from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. for $50 per person. Additional food and beverages are not included, and a 20 percent gratuity will be added to all checks.