New Year’s Eve: Restaurants open on December 31st

Everyone wants to celebrate New Year’s Eve in style! And we want the last meal of the year to be memorable and delicious. Here you’ll find just over 50 restaurant ideas for New Year’s Eve!

Special mention to Régine and Janine, our two favourite brunch spots, who are open for the last day of the year. Treat yourself! 

Call each restaurant for more details and to book your table!

Bon appétit and happy holidays!

Arthurs Nosh Bar – 4621 Notre-Dame St. W., (514) 757-5190 – This charming little restaurant has it all: great decor, attentive service and a relaxed atmosphere. It will be open for brunch on December 31st.

BarBara – 4450 Notre-Dame West, (438) 375-7209 – The popular St-Henri address is open for New Year’s Eve. A festive evening awaits!

Bar George – 1440 Drummond Street, (514) 669-9243 – A magnificent restaurant and bar, Bar George will make you feel like you’ve traveled back in time. For the holiday season, Bar George will be serving its beautiful, locally-focused cuisine, and will be open on December 31st.

Beba – 3900 Rue Éthel, Verdun, (514) 750-7087 – Beba is a delicious Argentinean-inspired restaurant. Behind the project are the two Schor brothers, who we knew at Liverpool House, and whose presence explains the almost instantaneous influx of fine dining to the small Éthel Street location. Beba is open in the evening on December 31!

Le Chien Fumant – 4710 rue de Lanaudière, (514) 524-2444 – Open for 13 years now, this excellent little restaurant in the Plateau always renews itself and amazes us. To celebrate New Year’s Eve, chef Maksim Morin has created a high-end, multi-course tasting menu at $250 per person.

Damas – 1201 Van Horne Ave, (514) 439-5435 – This incredible address is one of the best Middle Eastern restaurants in Montreal. For a chic evening and an incredible feast, we highly recommend Damas.

La Fabrique – 3619 Saint-Denis Street, (514) 544-5038 – Everything at La Fabrique inspires warmth and comfort, from the food to the cozy décor. It’s a place where you can enjoy a reinvented home-cooking experience, perfect for a simple, refined holiday season. La Fabrique is open on the evening of December 31st! 

Ferreira Café – 1446 Peel Street, (514) 848-0988 – Ferreira draws on the cuisines of Portugal to build their elegant menu. One of the best Portuguese restaurants in Montreal, it is sure to delight with its array of brilliantly prepared dishes, in the most chic of settings. Open on December 31st, Ferreira Café offers an à la carte option or a full menu for the holidays.


Foxy – 1638 Notre-Dame St. W., (514) 925-7007 – The beautiful, intimate and delightful Foxy restaurant is a staple, but also one of the best restaurants in Griffintown. The place offers a 7-course tasting menu for December 31st.

Gia – 1025 Lenoir Street, (438) 397-9000 – Gia offers traditional Abruzzo grilled meats paired with delicious wines. The restaurant will be open on New Year’s Eve.

– 600 William Street, (514) 600-5870 – Hà is a charming, spacious address with the perfect atmosphere for a relaxed party. It will be open on December 31st for your last dinner of the year.

Harricana – 95 Jean-Talon Street West, (514) 303-3039 – In a beautiful space on the border of Little Italy and Mile-Ex, Brasserie Harricana is on our list of the most beautiful bars in Montreal. On the menu, a selection of well-executed comfort food dishes, accompanied by a very nice selection of house beers.

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Hélicoptère – 4255 Ontario Street East, (514) 543-4255 – Hélicoptère is a little gem in Hochelaga. It is open on December 31st, with a special New Year’s Eve menu. A New Year’s brunch will also be served at Hélico café.

Hoogan et Beaufort – 4095 Ontario Street, (514) 903-1233 – Hoogan et Beaufort invites you on December 31st with a special menu in the magnificent Angus Shops. By reservation only.

Jatoba – 1184 Place Phillips, (514) 871-1184 – A chic address in downtown Montreal, Jatoba’s menu offers impressive Asian-style gourmet dishes. This is a great place for anyone who wants to celebrate in a rather chic way. The restaurant opens on December 31st with a special holiday menu.

Joséphine – 4007 Saint-Denis Street, (514) 840-5015 – We come here to enjoy excellent seafood cuisine in a friendly and elegant atmosphere. With a decadent 6-course meal, Joséphine invites you to end the year in a memorable way on December 31st. By reservation only.

Larry’s – 5201 St Laurent Blvd, (514) 503-1070 – Café, restaurant and bar, there is little that Larry’s can’t do. In their charming little space, you can enjoy delicious, original and comforting dishes. Larry’s will be open as usual on December 31st as well as on January 1st.

Lawrence – 9 Fairmount Ave, (514) 796-5686 – This fine address is open for New Year’s Eve! A menu of exquisitely prepared local products in an intimate atmosphere await.

Le Serpent – 257 Prince Street, (514) 316-4666 – A must-visit restaurant, this is one of Montreal’s best Italian restaurants. Beautiful space, superb wine list and exceptional service. One of our favourites.

Majestique – 4105 St Laurent Boulevard, (514) 439-1850 – One of Montreal’s best wine bars, and bars where you can also eat well, Majestique is open on December 31st!

Les Mômes – 586 Villeray Street, (514) 276-4606 – This gourmet BYOW in Villeray welcomes you with open arms for your New Year’s Eve dinner.

Monsieur. B – 371 Villeneuve Street East, (514) 845-6066 – This BYOW has some of the best food and wine in the city, and will be open on New Year’s Eve.

Nikkei – 1577 Laurier Avenue East, (514) 492-1577 – Nikkei is a place where Peruvian and Japanese cuisines come together beautifully! For New Year’s Eve, you will be treated to an original 7-course menu with wine & sake pairings. Reservation required.

Nora Gray – 1391 St-Jacques, (514) 419-6672 – Nora Gray is one of the best Italian restaurants in Montreal and quickly became a favourite in the city. The restaurant is open for New Year’s Eve with a special 5-course tasting menu! Reservations required.

Provisions – 1142 Van Horne Ave, (514) 277-7788 – This excellent wine bar is one of our favourite Outremont addresses and is open for New Year’s Eve!

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Renoir – 1155 Sherbrooke Street West, (514) 788-3038 – Renoir, the distinguished restaurant of the Sofitel hotel, is one of Montreal’s finest gourmet restaurants. With a special holiday menu, Renoir will be open on December 31st to celebrate in style.

Un po di piu – 3, rue de la Commune, (514) 861-8686 – The beautiful address in Old Montreal is open for New Years Eve!

Yokato Yokabai – 4185 Drolet St, (514) 282-9991 – Yokato Yokabai serves some of the best ramen in Montreal and is open on December 31st!

Also check out our list of restaurants open on January 1st!

Bon appétit and happy new year 🙂

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