Time to celebrate! We’ve got the scoop on your options for a Naples New Year’s Eve 2019. Bookmark this page and check back leading up to the big day as we add more options for celebrating New Year’s Eve in Naples.
EAT & DRINK
→ 1500 SOUTH AT NAPLES BAY RESORT
Southern-inspired, three-course a la carte menu. Begins at 5 p.m.
Menu highlights: Poached shrimp and crab platter with lemon cocktail sauce; pan-seared scallops with braised short ribs; Grand Marnier souffle
Reservations: Online or (239) 774-1500
→ 21 SPICES
Three-course authentic Indian menu. Served until 10 p.m. $65 per person.
Menu highlights: Potli samosa with sweet fig and ginger chutney; grilled jumbo prawn with pickling spices; Beat Bobby Flay Tandoori Chicken; garam masala chocolate cake
Reservations: (239) 919-8830
A la carte New Year’s Eve menu in the dining room from 4:45-5:45 p.m. or at the bar all night. Four-course menu in the dining room from 6 p.m. to close, $250 per person (supplement truffles for additional $50). Live music from 6 p.m.-1 a.m.
Menu highlights: View full menu here
Reservations: Online or (239) 435-1166
→ THE CONTINENTAL
Three-course New Year’s Eve menu featuring steak and lobster ($75 per person) in the dining room from 4:45-5:45 p.m. or at the bar all night. Four-course menu in the dining room from 6 p.m. to close, $275 per person. Live music from 6 p.m.-1 a.m.
Menu highlights: View full menu here. Caviar service and seafood towers available.
Reservations: Online or (239) 659-0007
→ D’AMICO & SONS
Three-course New Year’s Eve menu plus a glass of champagne. 4-9 p.m. $45 per person.
Menu highlights: View full menu here
Reservations: (239) 430-0955
→ THE FRENCH
Exquisite French a la carte dinner specials, plus regular menu. Nationally recognized jazz guitarist and bassist Dan Heck and a quartet of live musicians will be playing mainstream jazz until midnight.
Reservations: Online or (239) 315-4019
→ OSTERIA TULIA
An exclusive a la carte New Year’s Eve menu featuring a variety of rustic Italian dishes and an exceptional wine list to accompany each course.
Menu highlights: Wood-grilled octopus with chorizo and bone marrow gremolata; roasted rabbit ravioli with porcini mushrooms and black truffle jus; Alaskan halibut with prosciutto, English peas and potato mousseline; warm panettone bread pudding with rum sauce and pistachio gelato
Reservations: Online or (239) 213-2073
→ THE RITZ-CARLTON NAPLES
The Grill at the Ritz Beach Resort hosts the ultimate New Year’s Eve fine dining experience, complete with live musical entertainment and a wine list with more than 1,000 selections from around the world. Seatings from 5-6 p.m. ($199 per person) and 8-9 p.m. ($299 per person).
A New Year’s Eve dinner at The Ritz’s Terrazza is a bit more low-key, with a four-course menu for $80 per person.
Reservations: (239) 598-6644
→ SEA SALT
A la carte menu from 5-11 p.m. Live piano player from 6-9 p.m. DJ spinning dance music from 9 p.m. to midnight.
Reservations: (239) 434-7258
Ring in your New Year in sublime style with a Naples Philharmonic concert featuring world-renowned soprano Karita Mattila. The jubilant concert will be followed by a grand post-performance reception. Enjoy festive hors d’oeuvres and bottomless flutes of champagne as you dance the night away to the music of a live band and count down to the New Year on Hayes Hall stage.
→ FIREWORKS AT NAPLES PIER
Nab a spot on the beach near the Naples Pier for the annual fireworks show from 7:30-8 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. The crowds start gathering in the afternoon, so if you want to be closer to the hub of it all, pack a cooler and plan to get there early to stake out your spot. (If not, there’s no bad views along any stretch of beach downtown.)
→ NAPLES PRINCESS
Offering several cruises on New Year’s Eve, featuring a gala celebration with an open bar, hors d’oeuvres and plated dinner, dancing to live entertainment, party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight.
Reservations: (239) 649-2275
→ OFF THE HOOK COMEDY CLUB
Featuring show by comedian Tom Cotter of America’s Got Talent with a three-course menu, with a full bar and bottle service available. Two seatings at 6 or 9 p.m. $70 per person and up.
→ PURE FLORIDA
Sightseeing cruise aboard the M/V Double Sunshine, departing from historic Tin City, from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Featuring appetizers, refreshments, entertaining narration by the captain and a on-the-water vantage point for the Naples Pier fireworks. $95 per person, including one complimentary drink ticket.
Reservations: Online or (239) 263-4949