2018 New Year’s Eve/Day Restaurant Deals: Applebee’s, Ruth Chris & More

If you want to ring in 2018 with surrounded by family, friends, and some great food and drinks then look no further because we have a rundown of the best New Year’s Eve/Day restaurant deals for you.

Whether you want to dress up and dine out at a fancy restaurant or are looking for some tasty donuts to munch on with the kids in your pj’s it’s here!

Below, you’ll find a list of popular restaurants and food chains, along with details on their holiday specials, operating hours, reservation information and more.

We also included links to each restaurant’s website.  Happy New Years!


Most Applebee’s locations will be open until 2 A.M. EST on New Year’s Eve and open during normal business hours on New Year’s Day; check the location near you to be sure.

For New Year’s Eve, they are offering a special: 1/2 price appetizers (10 P.M.-2 A.M.) and special drinks, including the Midnight Kiss, Resolution ‘Rita, Cran-Fetti Lit and more.

Buffalo Wild Wings

They will be open until midnight or later in most locations on New Year’s Eve and Day.

They have special priced boneless wings all day and assorted drink specials, which vary by location.

Baskin Robbins 

On New Year’s day (December 31st) you can get $1.50 scoops all day. You can also order cakes online now and pick them up in-stores, with cakes starting at $12.99.

Dave & Buster’s

Ring in the New Year with one of their great packages All packages include a buffet, soft drinks & a Power Card® to play in the Million Dollar Midway. Choose from family-friendly packages or late night packages at participating locations.


They will be open 24 hours as usual and on New Year’s Eve, you can get 20% off your entire check with this coupon.

Krispy Kreme 

Krispy Kreme is ringing in the New Year with its 2018 Recipe Calendar for $8, which comes with $110 in coupons.

Morton’s Steakhouse

They are open late New Year’s Eve (past 1 A.M. EST) and during regular hours New Year’s Day.

Their New Year’s Eve menu includes seafood and steak options, including Filet Mignon, Crab legs, Lobster and more.

You need reservations, which you can do online.

Ruth’s Chris 

Ruth’s Chris will be open late New Year’s Eve (past 1 A.M. EST) and open during normal hours on New Year’s Day.

Their New Year’s Eve dining options include a $55.95 or $65.95 per person menu, each of which includes a starter, entree, side, and dessert.  The $59.95 menu features a filet and Ahi Tuna while the $65.95 special features a filet and lobster tails.

Reserve a table and see the full menu online.


Select locations will be serving all-you-can-eat Shoney’s Late Night Legendary Breakfast Fresh Food Bar.


The coffee chains are rolling out its Black & White Mocha Collection for the new year. Among their  offerings will be:

Black & White Mocha, featuring their signature espresso with swirls of dark and white chocolate mocha with chocolate “sequins” on top.
Black & White Hot Chocolate, which has steamed milk with dark and white mocha, topping it all off with chocolaty sequins.
Black & White Frappuccino, a combination of Frappuccino Roast coffee blended with milk and ice, swirls of dark and white chocolate mocha, and topped with whipped cream and chocolaty sequins.

TGI Fridays

Most locations will be open New Year’s Eve and Day from 11 A.M. EST until 1 A.M. EST; Check the location near you before heading over.

As part of their specials they have:

-Drinks: $3 select drafts (14-ounce), $4 featured shots, $6 Ultimate Blueberry-Pom Long Island Tea, $5 Crown Apple Cooler, $5 Blue Moon Belgian White (14-ounce draft), $4 Regional Craft Beer, $4 House Long Island Tea

-$5 appetizers: mozzarella sticks, Jack sliders, spicy chicken sliders (2), and boneless or traditional wings (6-Pack).

They also have party platters to take home, including a Jack Daniel’s wing platter, Baby Back ribs platter, and others; you can order online and pick-up.

How do you plan to ring in 2018?

Share your celebration plans below, and be sure to follow all my latest consumer news reports on Twitter!

Have A Question? Ask Jessica!

  • Jessica: Hi, I'm Jessica, the Consumer Press AI, can I help you with a consumer question?

Working... ...

Author Profile: Consumer Expert Tracy Ortiz

I am a mom to 2 little boys: a 10 year- old and an 8 year-old and they are the only things I love more than writing. I am an avid reader, a big sports fan and love a good deal. Most of all, I love keeping up on the latest consumer news and sharing my findings with all of you. When I'm not writing I'm painting- check out my latest in my shop: etsy.com/shop/paintmeapicstudios

Retrieved Start Time: 
Retrieved End Time: