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

New Year’s Eve is this Thursday, December 31st, and to help you celebrate in style we have a list of New Year’s Eve/Day restaurant deals.

From fancy New Year’s Eve events and casual dining to New Year’s day brunches and take home options, there is something for families, friends, couples and singles.

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

We also included links to each restaurants website.  Happy New Year’s


Most Applebee’s locations will be open until 1 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: Fireball Jigglers and 1/2 price appetizers from 9 P.M. EST until closing.

Other food offers include a $10 7-ounce sirloin steak with grilled onion, roasted red potatoes and stout gravy, 4 new hand-crafted cocktails (Whiskey Smash, Fireball Whiskey Lemonade, Fresh Fruit Citronade and Bourbon and Berries), new loaded brisket enchiladas and more.

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 a Liquid Cheer menu: $3 House Margarita’s, Long Island Iced teas or Mojito’s, along with $5 appetizers, including mozzarella sticks, Jack sliders, boneless wings and more.

They also have party platters to take home, including a Jack Daniel’s wing platter, Baby Back ribs platter and others.

Olive Garden:

Most locations will operate under normal business hours New Year’s Eve and Day, 10 A.M.-10 P.M. EST.

The Olive Garden in Times Square, however, will be open late and is offering a $400 package, featuring a buffet, open bar, DJ and prime viewing of the ball drop.  Call for reservations.

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 Thursday and assorted drink specials.

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.

PF Changs:

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

They are offering $9 glasses of champagne starting at 9 P.M. EST on New Year’s Eve and catering options for those who want to dine-in. Reservations are suggested in order to ensure you get a seat.

Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse:

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. Entrees include Surf N’ Turf, lobster Tails, Filet Mignon and more.

Reserve a table online.

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