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Spend New Year’s Eve at hot spots like Folk.
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Ring in the New Year With These Detroit Restaurants

A variety of options for the very last meal of 2021

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Spend New Year’s Eve at hot spots like Folk.
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Don those party hats and break out the champagne flutes! New Year’s Eve is almost here and Detroit restaurants and bars are bracing for the conclusion of 2021 (phew, it’s been a long one). Below, find a roundup of some of the best bets for a final meal of the year. Note that many reservations are non-refundable, so be sure to make decisions accordingly.

Eater Detroit is doing its best to keep this list updated with new options as menus become available. Email detroit@eater.com if there’s something we’ve missed.

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No secret password required, but tickets are when attending Frame’s Great Gatsby New Year’s Eve dinner. The menu for the night is all about a chilled seafood platter, lobster bisque, beef wellington, and bananas foster for a sweet end to the year. The first seating will receive individual champagne bottles, party hats, and horns to take home for their midnight celebration. The second seating will be toasting to the first day of 2022 like it was the last day of 1921. Live music at both seatings. Tickets are $60 per person, parties of two required.

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Voyager

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Voyager has two options for New Year celebrations. NYE in Scandinavia is a multi-course NYE dinner honoring contemporary Scandinavian cuisine, with drinks to match. Pre-paid $115 reservations are live and beverage pairings, champagne, caviar service, and other add-ons will be available night-of. Voyager’s Fruits-from-the-Sea option offers an assortment of chilled shellfish and other delicacies for grab and go : perfect to bring to the party or noshing on pajamas at home while you watch the ball drop.

Small's

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There will be free noisemakers and party hats at Hamtramck bar, Small’s. Complimentary snacks and champagne at midnight accompany this bash put on by resident DJs. Doors open at 9 p.m. (there’s a $7 cover in advance or $10 at the door).

Oak & Reel

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This high-end Italian seafood restaurant in Milwaukee Junction is bidding farewell to 2021 through a special four ($125) or six-course ($180) tasting menu with two seating options. An 8:30 p.m. reservation or later is recommended to be there to ring the clock striking midnight.

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Coriander Kitchen and Farm

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Crack into crustaceans and mollusks while ringing in the year of the tiger canal side. Coriander has tickets available ($36 - $55) for its NYE seafood boil. Special beverages will also be available for the night.

The butcher shop and restaurant in the heart of West Village invites all appetites to its eight-course tasting menu. Inspired by dim sum, on New Year’s Eve you’ll find foie grass egg rolls, steamed short ribs, and kung pao sweetbreads. The full menu (which will run you $80 per person) and reservations are now online.

Willis Show Bar

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Willis Show Bar is hosting an exclusive and exciting New Year’s Eve celebration with hors d’oeuvres, champagne toasts, live music, deejays, and dancing. Ticket prices vary based on seating selection and party size: from options of bar stools ($125) to main booths for larger parties ($1400).

SheWolf Pastificio & Bar

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Celebrate the new year with a five-course dinner featuring chef Anthony’s favorite traditional dishes. Finish off 2021 with baked oysters, pan-fried veal tenderloin, gnocchi alla bava, and gelato. Limited seating is available and tickets are $175.

Eastern Market Brewing Co

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Eastern Market Brewing Company is toasting to the new year with beer. A $50 ticket guarantees a seat all night long, as well as three beers, light snacks, party favors, and a wide selection of board games. Raise a pint at midnight with a beer toast.

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Grey Ghost

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Grey Ghost in Brush Park is offering a five-course, pre-fixe menu for $125 with the additional option of beverage pairings or bottle of champagne for the table. Reservations can be made via Resy.

Cliff Bell's

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Take a step back in time to 1920’s Paris at Cliff Bell’s. Here, you’ll ring in the new year with passed hors d’oeuvres, champagne toasts, and Charles Turner and Uptown Swing leading you into the new year with lots of dancing. Tickets ($150) are on sale now.

The Royce Detroit

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The Royce’s “2022, You Better be F-ing Amazing NYE Party” hosts the tradition of an annual charity raffle held during the night. This year, they’re supporting southwest Detroit-based Alternatives for Girls. Expect an open bar, champagne toasts, groovy tunes by DJ Stacyé, and light snacks. Doors open at 9 p.m. and tickets are limited ($120).

Takoi asks that you come hungry to enjoy their special New Year’s Eve menu. Reservations are available for their multi-course pre-fixe tasting menu at $75.

Supergeil

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Supergeil is throwing a Roaring Twenties New Year’s Eve party with an evening of music by the Cake Walk and Jass Band. All you can eat beef bourguignon meatballs, shrimp cocktail, beef tartare, caviar potato skins, and Georgian roast mushrooms. Complimentary champagne and cocktails included. Tickets are $100 per person.

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The Sugar House

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Corktown’s craft cocktail bar has opened reservations for New Year's Eve. Tickets include live music by Detroit-native Olivia Dear, a welcome cocktail, a special cocktail menu for the night’s festivities, and a champagne toast at midnight. Doors open at 10 p.m..

Sugar House New Years Sugar House

Folk + Amanda’s Plate

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Folk has partnered with pastry chef Amanda Saab to offer limited-edition holiday sweets boxes. Deliciously decadent treats for holiday celebrations had at home and intimate get-togethers hosted by friends and family. Select your pairing of cheese and charcuterie, alongside sweet options of cookies, and cheesecakes — even add on a bottle of bubbly. Order online for New Year’s Eve pickup.

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Mink Detroit

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Mink is ringing in the new year with a seven-course pre-fixe menu at $75 per person (with an option to add a beverage pairing). Add ons include 1⁄2 dozen east and west coast oysters. Full menu and reservations are available.

This Financial District hidden gem is hosting a New Year’s celebration with standard service and a few chef’s specials from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.. After that, there will be an event hosted on site that includes live music by Legendary J. Hearns, signature cocktails, a midnight champagne toast, light appetizers, and desserts. A limited amount of tickets are available ($150) for the celebration.

Flowers of Vietnam

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The Vietnamese restaurant in southwest Detroit is ringing in the new year with a menu of papaya salad, 21-day dry-aged New York Strip, cauliflower, and salt and pepper lobster. The New Year’s Eve dinner accommodates parties of two to six. Reservations ($150) are required.

PizzaPlex

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The neighborhood pizzeria PizzaPlex, on West Vernor Highway, is offering pizza and prosecco deals for $30. Dine-in or bring the meal home to celebrate with the perfect cheese pull as the ball drops.

Frame

selection of seafood on ice Frame

No secret password required, but tickets are when attending Frame’s Great Gatsby New Year’s Eve dinner. The menu for the night is all about a chilled seafood platter, lobster bisque, beef wellington, and bananas foster for a sweet end to the year. The first seating will receive individual champagne bottles, party hats, and horns to take home for their midnight celebration. The second seating will be toasting to the first day of 2022 like it was the last day of 1921. Live music at both seatings. Tickets are $60 per person, parties of two required.

selection of seafood on ice Frame

Voyager

Voyager has two options for New Year celebrations. NYE in Scandinavia is a multi-course NYE dinner honoring contemporary Scandinavian cuisine, with drinks to match. Pre-paid $115 reservations are live and beverage pairings, champagne, caviar service, and other add-ons will be available night-of. Voyager’s Fruits-from-the-Sea option offers an assortment of chilled shellfish and other delicacies for grab and go : perfect to bring to the party or noshing on pajamas at home while you watch the ball drop.

Small's

There will be free noisemakers and party hats at Hamtramck bar, Small’s. Complimentary snacks and champagne at midnight accompany this bash put on by resident DJs. Doors open at 9 p.m. (there’s a $7 cover in advance or $10 at the door).

Oak & Reel

facade of oak and reel Oak and Reel

This high-end Italian seafood restaurant in Milwaukee Junction is bidding farewell to 2021 through a special four ($125) or six-course ($180) tasting menu with two seating options. An 8:30 p.m. reservation or later is recommended to be there to ring the clock striking midnight.

facade of oak and reel Oak and Reel

Coriander Kitchen and Farm

Crack into crustaceans and mollusks while ringing in the year of the tiger canal side. Coriander has tickets available ($36 - $55) for its NYE seafood boil. Special beverages will also be available for the night.

Marrow

The butcher shop and restaurant in the heart of West Village invites all appetites to its eight-course tasting menu. Inspired by dim sum, on New Year’s Eve you’ll find foie grass egg rolls, steamed short ribs, and kung pao sweetbreads. The full menu (which will run you $80 per person) and reservations are now online.

Willis Show Bar

Willis Show Bar is hosting an exclusive and exciting New Year’s Eve celebration with hors d’oeuvres, champagne toasts, live music, deejays, and dancing. Ticket prices vary based on seating selection and party size: from options of bar stools ($125) to main booths for larger parties ($1400).

SheWolf Pastificio & Bar

Celebrate the new year with a five-course dinner featuring chef Anthony’s favorite traditional dishes. Finish off 2021 with baked oysters, pan-fried veal tenderloin, gnocchi alla bava, and gelato. Limited seating is available and tickets are $175.

Eastern Market Brewing Co

beer next to nye decorations Eastern Market Brewing Company

Eastern Market Brewing Company is toasting to the new year with beer. A $50 ticket guarantees a seat all night long, as well as three beers, light snacks, party favors, and a wide selection of board games. Raise a pint at midnight with a beer toast.

beer next to nye decorations Eastern Market Brewing Company

Grey Ghost

Grey Ghost in Brush Park is offering a five-course, pre-fixe menu for $125 with the additional option of beverage pairings or bottle of champagne for the table. Reservations can be made via Resy.

Cliff Bell's

Take a step back in time to 1920’s Paris at Cliff Bell’s. Here, you’ll ring in the new year with passed hors d’oeuvres, champagne toasts, and Charles Turner and Uptown Swing leading you into the new year with lots of dancing. Tickets ($150) are on sale now.

The Royce Detroit

The Royce’s “2022, You Better be F-ing Amazing NYE Party” hosts the tradition of an annual charity raffle held during the night. This year, they’re supporting southwest Detroit-based Alternatives for Girls. Expect an open bar, champagne toasts, groovy tunes by DJ Stacyé, and light snacks. Doors open at 9 p.m. and tickets are limited ($120).

Takoi

Takoi asks that you come hungry to enjoy their special New Year’s Eve menu. Reservations are available for their multi-course pre-fixe tasting menu at $75.

Supergeil

facade of Supergeil Supergeil

Supergeil is throwing a Roaring Twenties New Year’s Eve party with an evening of music by the Cake Walk and Jass Band. All you can eat beef bourguignon meatballs, shrimp cocktail, beef tartare, caviar potato skins, and Georgian roast mushrooms. Complimentary champagne and cocktails included. Tickets are $100 per person.

facade of Supergeil Supergeil

The Sugar House

Sugar House New Years Sugar House

Corktown’s craft cocktail bar has opened reservations for New Year's Eve. Tickets include live music by Detroit-native Olivia Dear, a welcome cocktail, a special cocktail menu for the night’s festivities, and a champagne toast at midnight. Doors open at 10 p.m..

Sugar House New Years Sugar House

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Folk + Amanda’s Plate

spread of meats, cheeses, desserts, and fruits Taylor Higgins / Folk Detroit

Folk has partnered with pastry chef Amanda Saab to offer limited-edition holiday sweets boxes. Deliciously decadent treats for holiday celebrations had at home and intimate get-togethers hosted by friends and family. Select your pairing of cheese and charcuterie, alongside sweet options of cookies, and cheesecakes — even add on a bottle of bubbly. Order online for New Year’s Eve pickup.

spread of meats, cheeses, desserts, and fruits Taylor Higgins / Folk Detroit

Mink Detroit

Mink is ringing in the new year with a seven-course pre-fixe menu at $75 per person (with an option to add a beverage pairing). Add ons include 1⁄2 dozen east and west coast oysters. Full menu and reservations are available.

shelby

This Financial District hidden gem is hosting a New Year’s celebration with standard service and a few chef’s specials from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.. After that, there will be an event hosted on site that includes live music by Legendary J. Hearns, signature cocktails, a midnight champagne toast, light appetizers, and desserts. A limited amount of tickets are available ($150) for the celebration.

Flowers of Vietnam

The Vietnamese restaurant in southwest Detroit is ringing in the new year with a menu of papaya salad, 21-day dry-aged New York Strip, cauliflower, and salt and pepper lobster. The New Year’s Eve dinner accommodates parties of two to six. Reservations ($150) are required.

PizzaPlex

The neighborhood pizzeria PizzaPlex, on West Vernor Highway, is offering pizza and prosecco deals for $30. Dine-in or bring the meal home to celebrate with the perfect cheese pull as the ball drops.

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