As we all get ready for the holiday blitz, it’s important to start making plans now for New Year’s Eve: the biggest night of the year for hitting the town to eat, drink and be merry. New Year’s Eve is just around the corner, and there are loads of top-tier restaurants open in Houston on New Year’s Eve. Whatever your budget or favorite cuisine may be, you’re sure to find something here for your New Year’s Eve celebration.
Note: While we’ve done our best to confirm the info presented below, things are subject to change so we recommend confirming with whichever restaurant you choose before you visit.
Houston Restaurants Open on New Year’s Eve
a’Bouzy: open all day
Applebee’s: hours vary by location
B&B Butchers & Restaurant: open with live music and a DJ from 5 pm to 1 am
B.B Italia: open for dinner service or pick-up a prix fixe package to go!
B.B. Lemon: open all day
Backstreet Cafe: open with a four-course for $79
BCK Kitchen & Cocktails: open until 9 pm
Bistro Menil: a three-course meal for $110
Bistro Provence: open from 11 am – 2 pm and 5 pm – 9 pm
Bosscat Kitchen & Libations: four-course dinner menu for $50 per person
Boston Market: most locations open on New Year’s Eve
Brasserie 19: serving a three-course prix fixe menu for $100 per person
Brennan’s of Houston: reservations available from 5 to 9:45 pm
Caracol: open with a four-course menu for $85 per person
Coppa Osteria: open with a five-course, prix-fixe dinner menu and free champagne toast at midnight
CRU Food & Wine Bar: serving a $65 three-course menu
Dario’s Steakhouse & Seafood: starting at 5 p.m., 3-course meal at Dario’s for $95/person
Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse: open 11:30 a.m. to Midnight.
Dish Society: all locations open
Eugene’s Gulf Coast Cuisine: open from 11 am – 2:30 pm and 4 pm – 10 pm.
Etoile Cuisine et Bar: open with a four-course menu for $88 per person.
Fielding’s Local Kitchen & Bar: a special NYE cocktail menu will be available
Fig & Olive: offering a limited a la carte menu
Fogo de Chão: Dinner price all day & includes seasonal menu items.
Georgia James: Limited dine-in reservations available or get your meal to-go
The Grove Houston: will offer premium food stations, bar areas, and passed hors d’oeuvres
Hearsay on The Strand – three-course meal for $50 per person with optional dessert and drink add-ons
Hugo’s: four-course dinner with live music and a toast for $72
La Lucha: offering a four-course menu for $66 per person
La Table: a three-course tasting menu will be available for $125 per person
Le Colonial: prix fixe lunch and dinner options will be available
MAD Houston: a special chef’s tasting menu, party favors, and a midnight toast will be available
Mastro’s Steakhouse: reservations are currently available in limited supply
Morton’s The Steakhouse: offering regular menu or a special filet and Lobster Oscar
Moxie’s Grill and Bar: offering a 3-course dinner menu for $65
Nobu Houston: open for New Year’s Eve
The Oceanaire Seafood Room: open 11:30p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Ouisie’s Table: choose from a three-course meal for $45 or dine from the regular menu
Pappas Bros. Steakhouse: $125 four-course prix-fixe menu
Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille: 3 course prix fixe menu for $60 for 5:30 and earlier or $80 for 5:45 and later.
Prego: open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on New Year’s Eve with regular menu and nightly specials
Rainbow Lodge: offering three courses for $79
Roka Akor: limited reservations are available
Ruth’s Chris Steak House: Celebration Menu featuring Surf & Turf starting at $55
State of Grace: Celebrate 2020 for $125 per person with optional wine pairings.
Sylvia’s Enchilada Kitchen: open New Year’s Eve from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., with regular menu
Weights & Measures: 4 course NYE menu served outdoors for $75/person.
Xochi: four-course prix fixe menu for $79 per person
Fast Food Open on New Year’s Eve
Burger King: Select locations will be open limited hours
McDonald’s: hours vary by location
KFC: Most locations will be open, but check ahead with your nearest location
Pizza Hut: open on New Year’s Eve
Papa John’s: most locations open
Taco Bell: it’s not New Year’s Eve without a Doritos Loco Taco!
Arby’s: open with limited hours.
Carl’s Jr: most locations will be open
Five Guys: open with limited hours
Panda Express: most locations will be open
Panera Bread: open regular hours
Jersey Mike’s: varies by location
Quiznos: hours vary by store
Sonic Drive-In: most locations are open with regular hours.
Any other restaurants open on New Year’s Eve in Houston that were left off this list? Leave a comment to let us know.