Astoria, Long Island City, New Years Eve
Dec 15, 2017

Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2018 in Astoria and LIC

Where to celebrate New Year’s Eve 2018 in Astoria and LIC, Queens.

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Well, it’s been quite a year. We know many of you are looking forward to saying goodbye to 2017, and here’s where you can do it.


The Beer Garden at Bohemian Hall
2919 24th Avenue, Astoria
8pm start time
$125/Person, $225/Couple

It’s almost time to ring in the new year and no better place to do it than right here at Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden. Tickets are now on sale. The end of 2017 or the start of 2018—we’re celebrating it all with a full open bar, dinner, music and champagne toast at midnight! More information.

DiWine Restaurant & Wine Bar
41-15 31st Avenue, Astoria
Two seatings: 5:30pm, 9pm

Diwine will be hosting an a la carte menu on New Year’s Eve with complimentary bubbly toast at midnight and the Times Square ball drop shown on a big screen. Drink specials will be available. Reservations can be made by calling the restaurant at 718-777-1355.

Also: DiWine will be open regular hours (5pm-2am) on Monday, New Year’s Day, and will celebrate the holiday with half-price glasses of champagne.

Don Coqui
28-18 31st Street, Astoria

We are your Official New Years Eve Celebration Destination! This Sunday join us for a Celebration Dinner, watch the Times Square Ball Drop Live on our jumbo LED Screens then party all night with NYC’s top DJs for FREE. Everyone Gets In Free All Night. For more info call 718.274.7474 or More information.

Fusion Lounge
34-19 Steinway Street, Astoria
9pm to close; 9-11pm buffet, 5am continental breakfast
$25 Open Bar Ticket

New Year Eve Celebration—Music by: DJs Spin One / Precise / Cre-8 / Frank Roth. Two hour open bar 9pm-11pm. Dress Code: Casual but Neat – No hats – No Sweats – No White T-Shirts – no Sporty Wear. 21+ only. More information.

33-02 34th Avenue, Astoria
Three seatings: 5:30pm, 7:30pm, 10:30pm
$85 prix fixe dinner; last seating receives a complimentary toast and rings in the new year

3-2-1, HAPPY NEW YEAR!! Come celebrate la dolce vita and ring in 2018 with us! SALUTE! More information.

Katch Astoria
31-19 Newtown Avenue, Astoria

The best venue for a great dinner and drinks on New Year’s Eve. From 9pm until midnight enjoy a three hour open bar and delicious dinner and champagne toast at midnight. Chef Giovanni will serve; passed appetizers of brats in blankets, chicken lollipops, stuffed mushrooms, first course buffet style of prime rib, salmon steak with creamy cucumber dill sauce, romano crusted chicken breast, gluten free vegetable lasagna, penne al fredo; sides of fingerling potatoes & steamed vegetables; Dessert table with tiramisu, apple pie & holiday cookies. Open bar includes Coors Light, Miller Light, Katch Brew, Heineken, Blue Moon, Fat Tire, Stella Artois, Harpoon, Goose Island and mixed drinks.

Special guest DJ, party favors and live broadcast of the Times Square ball drop on all of our 56 jumbo LED TV screens.
Once you purchase your ticket and you need table arrangements, please email us at More information.

34-21 34th Avenue, Astoria

New Years Eve opening at 3pm. Taking reservations 718-685-2480. Pre Fixe menu available ala carte and select Mar’s favorites.
Honest food and a place to gather… Welcome to Mar’s. More information.

22-36 31st Street, Astoria
10am-4pm, bottomless brunch, 4-9pm first dinner seating, 10pm-1am second dinner (prix fixe) seating (reservations only)
$100 for prix fixe dinner

Come celebrate New Year’s Eve 2018 with Mojave! Our DJ will be playing until 4am! Our prix fixe menu will feature 4 courses, 3 hours OPEN BAR, Live DJ, party favors, midnight Champagne toast, and a dance floor! Call us to reserve at 718-545-4100 or e-mail at We also have private room available for up to 50 people. More information.

Off the Hook
28-08 34th Street, Astoria
10pm-1am open bar

Come celebrate with us as we welcome the New Year in style at Off the Hook. Off the Hook is an authentic seafood restaurant in the heart of Astoria. A cozy and friendly atmosphere make our restaurant the perfect establishment for an unforgettable night.

Free Champagne toast at midnight. Eat, drink, dance, Enjoy. Guest Dj from 9pm. A la carte menu available not included.

PS: We will have available on New Years Eve our a la carte menu as well as special dishes designed for this special day. We will travel land and ocean to bring several versions of Surf and Turf combos to be posted in the near future. Rum is the king at Off the Hook and each Surf and Turf platter will be paired with our favorite rum! More information.

Oliver’s Astoria
37-19 Broadway, Astoria
9pm-1am open bar

Join Oliver’s in Astoria for the best party of the year! Party favors and a champagne toast at midnight are also included! A la carte New Year’s Dinner menu will be available. Ticket price does not include tax and gratuity. Early bird pricing is subject to change at anytime. Lock in your price now. More information.

27-16 23rd Avenue, Astoria
Two shows: 8-9:30pm, 10pm-close

Get your NYEvening started off the right way with comedy & grub from the city’s best. The comedians you will see have been hand selected by QED staff and surely won’t disappoint. You’ve already probably seen them on your TV set, so be sure to catch them live and in person! Featuring: Anthony DeVito (This American Life, Comedy Central), Leah Bonnema (Vh1), and more TBD!

Lineup subject to change. $25 ticket for show and complimentary buffet of snacks like chicken fingers, wings and more. Show 1 and 2 are slightly different—10pm show will include a champagne toast and live screening of the NYE ball drop in Times Square. More information show 1, More information show 2.

Queen’s Room
36-02 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria

Cheers Queen! Ring in the new year at Queen’s Room! $65 5-course prix fixe Menu fro 5-11pm, $75 open bar all night! More information.

30-01 35th Avenue, Astoria
No cover

Ring in the New Year with us! Champagne Toast at midnight and party favors included. We’ll be spinning your favorite disco tunes and partying so dress up and bring your holiday cheer. More information.

Rocky McBride’s
27-01 23rd Avenue, Astoria

Ring in the new year at Rocky’s! $60/4 hour open bar from 10pm-2am, DJ Ric Rude spinning all night long! Champagne toast at midnight. More information.

Salt & Bone
32-07 30th Avenue, Astoria
465 and $135 (buy here)

PARTY ANIMALS, it’s time to say “Bye Felicia!” to this year at Salt & Bone. We’ll be burning what’s left of 2017 in the fires of our pig roast and throwin’ it back to a better time – the 80s. This extravaganza is sure to be a night that you never forget…unless you enjoy the open bar too much, then you probably will forget.

Open bar (10pm-1am)
Pig Roast
Live DJ
Finger Food
Champagne Toast

More information.

Sweet Afton
30-09 34th Street, Astoria
9pm-midnight open bar; doors open at 8:30pm

Ring in the New Year at your Astoria local, Sweet Afton!! Join us and celebrate with hors d’oeuvres, party favors, cocktails, champagne at midnight, and more. Festive attire suggested and bring your New Year’s cheer! To guarantee tables, we have limited early dinner reservations available between 7-8:15pm. Please email to secure your reservation. All of your parties tickets must be pre-purchased to reserve your table. More information.

35-01 36th Street, Astoria

Ring in 2018 with delicious food from our own Chef Medina, DJ all night, lucky grapes, midnight champagne toast, the best margaritas and authentic Mexican vibes… Give us a call 718 786 2727 and reserve your table now! More information.

Telly’s Taverna
28-13 23rd Avenue, Astoria

Don’t miss out on our annual New Years Eve party! Celebrate the arrival of 2018 with music by DJ Panik, a special prefix menu, champagne and our famous vasilopita! Please call Telly’s Taverna at 718-728-9056 to RSVP! More information.

The Bonnie
29-12 23rd Avenue, Astoria
9pm-midnight open bar; Doors open at 8.30pm

Ring in the New Year in style this year at The Bonnie. Open bar, hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, champagne toast at midnight, DJ set from the Tight Fade Crew, and more. Festive attire suggested and bring your New Year’s cheer! To guarantee tables, we have limited early dinner reservations available between 7:00pm-8:15pm. Please email to secure your reservation. All of your parties tickets must be pre-purchased to reserve your table. More information.

The Thirsty Koala
35-12 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria
$49.95 prix fixe meal

We will offering both our regular menu and also a 3-course pre fix meal for $49.95 Live Jazz from 9pm-1am. Champagne Toast at midnight. More information.

Via Vai
31-09 23rd Avenue, Astoria

Join us at VIA VAI to ring in the new year with flair. Regular menu items plus traditional and contemporary Italian seasonal specialties, will welcome 2018 in style! More information.

William Hallet
36-10 30th Avenue, Astoria

Bye, bye 2017! Hello, 2018! Come party with us this Sunday and then brunch with us in the AM on Monday!

Victory Garden Cafe
21-69 Steinway Street, Astoria

Victory Garden Café NYE Dinner Party. Watch the ball drop in our large screen TV while you enjoy our Mediterranean dishes with great music. Special packages available! Full Bar, Full Menu. Our enclosed garden is the perfect setting to start the New Year. More information.

Long Island City

The Baroness
41-26 Crescent Street, Long Island City

They will be open New Year’s Eve.Reservation for groups, please email INFO@THEBARONESSBAR.COM. More information.

47-20 Center Blvd, Long Island City
Open until 2am

Ring in 2018 at BLVD! Join us for your New Year’s Eve celebration on Sunday, Dec. 31st. There is NO cover charge, we are serving our regular menu, a complimentary bubbles toast at midnight, and are open until 2:00am. Let’s party! Reservations suggested.

CeLLar Bar at Z Hotel NY
11-01 43rd Ave, Long Island City
9pm-11pm buffet dinner
$95/person including Deluxe open bar and a buffet dinner

Guests staying at the hotel: Price is $75 for the complete package and $20 general admission at (and after) 11 PM by calling the hotel 212.319.700. General admission for guests who want to come see the show and buy drinks will be $40 for outside guests. Please pay at door. More information.

Dutch Kills Bar
27-24 Jackson Ave, Long Island City

Will you be joining us this weekend for a drink? Dutch Kills will be open for regular service NYE 12/31 with a Champagne toast at midnight to ring in the New Year. More information.

21-52 44th Drive, Long Island City
Two seatings: 6pm, 9pm
$65 and $95

2018 is around the corner, and we going to ring in the New Year in style—now taking reservations with a choice of:

3 Course Tasting Menu $65
Wine Pairing $40

9pm—Welcome 2018!!
5 Course Tasting Menu $95
Wine Pairing $60

More information.

LICA—Long Island City Artists New Year’s Eve Funky Formal
The Plaxall Gallery, 5-25 46th Avenue, Long Island City
$25 in advance, $35 at the door, $15 for members (buy here)

You don’t know yet? NEITHER DO WE! Join us for a last-minute, loosely themed (but extremely fun) New Year’s Eve Celebration at Plaxall Gallery! I mean, what else are you going to do? Stand in line for hours only to spend exorbitant prices for a few mediocre glasses of champagne? Drink our champagne and eat our hors d’oeuvres instead! (Real food, not Ritz crackers and cheese squares.) Dance to funky live music by Norwood Band. Honor the Brazilian sea goddess, Lemanjá, by taking part in a beautiful New Year’s Eve tradition lead by the curators of our current exhibition, “Masks Of The Quotidian.” Experience the funky tranquility of our hookah lounge (back by popular demand).
Did we mention this will be funky?

Please dress for the occasion in funky formal attire (to be interpreted individually)! More information.

Manducatis Rustica
46-35 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City

Save the Date for NEW YEARS AT MANDUCATIS RUSTICA. Chefs Ida and Gianna cooking up family style authentic Italian dinner, open bar, live DJ. Limited seating, call for details! (718) 937-1312. More information.

Standing Room
47-38 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City
8:30pm and 10:30pm shows
$45, $65, $85

The 8:30 show includes a General Admission ticket with champagne ($45) and two tiers of open bar packages to add to the tickets (buy here).

The 10:30 option includes open bar packages (standard and premium specialty cocktails) for $65 and $85, including show admission and a screening of the ball dropping (buy here).

Open bars last for 2 hours and can be enjoyed at our bar or added to any comedy show.
The lineups for both include Derek Gaines (MTV2), Monroe Martin (NBC’s Last Comic Standing), Vladimir Caamano (HBO Latino), Abby Rosenquist (Philly’s Phunniest of 2017), Randy Syphax (The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon) and more.

47-20 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City

We are selling open bar tickets for New Year’s Eve! Call us at 718-361-8488 for more info.

About Meg Cotner

Meg Cotner was trained as a harpsichordist and now works as a freelance writer and editor. She is the author of "Food Lovers' Guide to Queens," and is a skilled and avid home cook, baker, and preserver.

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