Tables are filling up fast, but it’s not too late to plan your New Year’s Eve celebration. Here are five great restaurants to welcome 2016, and you have even more great options in the app. From new hot spots to neighborhood favorites, you’ll find it all on Reserve.
PUB ROYALE (WICKER PARK)
Pub Royale is now taking reservations on its website for New Year’s Eve only. Offering delicious Indian and British pub fare to pair with its extensive selection of beers on tap and ciders, as well as a champagne toast at midnight, the restaurant’s inviting, lively atmosphere is perfect for ringing in 2016.
CERES’ TABLE (LAKEVIEW)
At Ceres’ Table, take a seat to enjoy a 4-course prix-fixe menu of regional, Italian-inspired seasonal plates for $75, with sommelier-selected wine pairings for an additional $25 or reserve list wine pairings for an additional $50.
MANA FOOD BAR (WICKER PARK)
Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Mana Food Bar, which is accepting reservations for its global vegetarian fare until 9PM. Enjoy the special night with creative small plates, house cocktails, sake and wine at this lively spot.
SALERO (WEST LOOP)
Get ready to count down at Salero, serving modern takes on classic Spanish dishes and pintxos. For the special night, the restaurant is offering a $75 four-course prix-fixe menu with $40 optional wine pairings.
SINK SWIM (LOGAN SQUARE)
Celebrate 2016 in the heart of Chicago’s Logan Square at Sink Swim. Enjoy a 6-course prix-fixe dinner of seafood-focused fare for $75, with optional wine and spirit pairings available. Seatings are at 5:30PM and 8:30PM.
Michelle Manning, Reserve Chicago