Special Events

Bars and Clubs

Bada Boom Pasta Room
4151 North Marshall Way, Scottsdale
"A Dinner to Remember" featuring beef tenderloin, Chilean sea bass, and plenty of Italian favorites. 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. Dinners start at $40. Call 480-214-2666.

Barcelona Scottsdale
15440 Greenway-Hayden Loop, Scottsdale
Executive chef Thomas Brewington II will prepare plenty of gourmet vittles, Angelo & Veronica perform classical dinner music from 7 to 10 p.m., and Zowie Bowie offers high-energy dance music starting at 10 p.m. leading up to a midnight champagne toast. Open until 2 a.m. $75-$150 per person. Reservations recommended. Call 480-603-0370.

8501 North 27th Avenue
Party down at this double-sided restaurant and nightclub with Bobby-Q serving a special four-course New Year's Eve menu with entree choices of filet mignon, fresh salmon, and a barbecue sampler platter, in addition to appetizers, side dishes and desserts. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. $55 per person. Over in the Q-Lounge, DJ MRB works the wheels of steel starting at 8 p.m. with a balloon drop and champagne toast at midnight. $15-$20. Call 602-995-5982.

Cafe Carumba!
7303 East Indian School Road, Scottsdale
Special four-course New Year's Eve dinner for two, which also includes wine or champagne and a floral arrangement. Seatings are at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. $75 per person. Call 480-947-8777.

Caruso's Italian Ristorante
4341 East Baseline Road, Gilbert
Italian New Year's Eve dinner with salad, appetizer, main dish, coffee and dessert. 4 to 10 p.m. $55 per person. Call 480-633-9100.

Cheuvront Wine & Cheese Bar
1326 North Central Avenue
Five-Course Jazz Dinner with music by Kristi Peoples. 5:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. $65-$85. Call 602-307-0022.

Compass Restaurant at Hyatt Regency
122 North Second Street
Four-course New Year's Eve dinner. Menu includes such appetizers as firecracker shrimp and Maryland crab cakes, entrees like filet mignon with bacon wrapper salsify and pan-roasted chicken with white corn and truffle tamales, and "Chocolate Evolution" for dessert. 5 to 10:30 p.m. $85 for adults, $40 for children ages 4 to 12. Reservations required. Call 602-440-3166.

6902 East Greenway Parkway
The Latin-themed restaurant inside the Westin Kierland Resort offers special New Year's Eve dinners, with a four-course menu at 6 p.m., and a five-course meal at 8:15 (also featuring a welcome reception, midnight champagne toast, and party favors). $75 for first seating, $120 for the second. Call 480-624-1030.

Drinkwater's City Hall Steakhouse
6991 East Camelback Road, Scottsdale
A five-course dinner includes such entrees as a 16-ounce New York strip steak, whole roasted chicken, and Chilean sea bass. There's also a dessert buffet, live entertainment, dancing, complimentary champagne, and party favors. 7 p.m. (with reservations accepted until 11 p.m.). $175 per person. Call 480-941-4700.

Eli's American Grille
7000 East Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale
New Year's Eve party with party favors, live music, and a dinner package featuring a specialty menu of lobster tail, prime rib, filet mignon, or salmon Oscar. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. $90 per person with dinner, $20 without. Reservations requested. Call 480-948-9800.

Farrelli's Cinema Supper Club
14202 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
Celebrate New Year's Eve with dinner and a movie. Noon to 1 a.m. Price varies. Call 480-905-7200.

Fiamma Trattoria
7353 East Indian School Road, Scottsdale
Delicious pastas and other Italian delights await at seatings offered at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. The second seating also features live music and a midnight champagne toast. $85 for the first seating, $135 for the second. Call 480-308-1111.

German Corner
4900 East Indian School Road
Add some European flavor to your New Year's Eve with a choice of roasted duck or stuffed pork loin roast dinners (both served with mashed potatoes, vegetables, zucchini soup, and dessert), as well as German music and dancing, party favors, and a midnight champagne toast followed by Wiener Würstchen with rye bread. 6 p.m. $25 per person. Reservations recommended. Call 602-840-7838.

Gold Bar Espresso
3141 South McClintock Drive, Tempe
New Year's Eve Jazz Party with music from Jazz Alliance and specials on select coffees. 8 p.m. Free. Call 480-839-3082.

Hamburger Mary's
5111 North Seventh Street
New Year's Eve dinner special with a five-ounce filet, two sides, shrimp scampi, salad, wine, and cheesecake, as well as "Get Stoned" karaoke, and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. 5 p.m. $39.95 per person. Call 602-240-6969.

Kokopelli Bistro & Winery
35 West Boston Street, Chandler
Vino is keen-o at this New Year's Eve party featuing a special four-course winemaker's dinner with Kokopelli wine pairings, as well as live music and free champagne tastings. 6 to 9 p.m. $45 per person. Call 480-792-6927.

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