NYE 2018 Hoboken + Jersey City {New Year’s Eve Party Guide}

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It’s hard to believe it, but 2017 is coming to a close, and that means NYE is lurking right around the corner. Not to fear! We’ve rounded up a guide to Hoboken and Jersey City venues to celebrate NYE 2018 in style. From notable prix fixe dinner menus to unbelievable drinks deals, our favorite restaurants and bars are pulling out all the stops to ensure 2018 starts with a bang. Without delay {seriously… buy your tickets before they sell out} here are the best places {thus far...this list will continue to grow as more specials are announced} to ring in NYE 2018 in Hoboken + Jersey City.

*Featured NYE Events*

Jersey City NYE Bash at Harborside Plaza Atrium {153 Exchange Place, Jersey City}

Spend NYE in Jersey City at the Harborside Atrium’s HUGE space with a view of NYC — all while enjoying a 5-hour premium open bar 9:00PM-2:00AM, passed Hors d’oeuvres, and a live DJ performance. Food will be provided by Top Chef contestant and Jersey City restaurant Leah Cohen and her restaurant the Piggyback Bar. Countdown to the New Year with a complimentary champagne toast, party favors, and dance the night away in style. Use code HOBOKENGIRL for $50 {!} off your tickets, which can be purchased here.

Birch Hoboken {92 River Street, Hoboken}

 

Proclaimed the most extravagant NYE Party in NJ, Birch Hoboken’s celebration is sure to be a night for the record books. Ticket holders will have access to a 4.5-hour premium open bar {8:00PM – 12:30AM}, a gourmet dinner buffet (served from 8:00PM – 10:00PM), a champagne toast, and more. Special guests and a three floor party with four bars will keep the party going into 2018. Get your tickets here.

The FULL A-Z Hoboken + Jersey City NYE 2018 List:

 

Ainsworth {310 Sinatra Drive, Hoboken}

Spend the night on Hoboken’s waterfront at the Ainsworth. Your ticket price will include a five-hour premium open bar, hors d’oeuvres, a champagne toast at midnight, and NYE party favors. A live DJ will be playing the best Top 40, hip hop, and house music throughout the night. Tickets start at $69 and can be purchased here.

The Ale House {1034 Willow Avenue, Hoboken}

Looking for NYE plans without spending a small fortune? Then the Ale House is for you! Music played by DJ Tasty Cakes, $5 mixed drink, beer, and shot specials, and NO cover charge are just a few things to celebrate this year.

Anthony Davids {1034 Willow Avenue, Hoboken}

Back again this year are Anthony David’s three NYE dinner seatings. Starting at $60 for a 3-course dinner at 5:00PM and ending with a 4-course dinner for $110, Chef Pino’s picks are sure not to disappoint. Reservations can be made by calling the restaurant at 201-222-8359. And don’t forget to bring along your favorite bottle of bubbly – Anthony Davids is BYOB.

Bin 14 {1314 Washington Street, Hoboken}

Count down to the New Year at one of Bin 14’s three dinner seatings. Whether you want to dine early before going out, or you wish to sip complimentary champagne at midnight, each seating at Bin 14 is sure have delectable dishes. Wine pairings can be added to any seating for an additional $35. Call 201-963-9463 for reservations.

 

Black Bear {205 Washington Street, Hoboken}

Black Bear Bar & Grill will be hosting their 21st Annual New Year’s Eve Party this year. Tickets are on sale for $85 before the 15th, and $95 before the 25th. Tickets holders will have access to a five-hour premium open bar, buffet, and dancing. Buy your tickets online today.

Blue Eyes {525 Sinatra Drive, Hoboken}

Join Blue Eyes on Hoboken’s beautiful waterfront this NYE. At $125 per person {inclusive of tax and gratuity}, the night will begin at 8:30PM with a buffet dinner followed by dancing. House beer and wine will be available, as well as soft drinks, coffee, and tea. Reservations must be prepaid and can be made by calling 201-683-6861.

The Brass Rail {135 Washington Street, Hoboken}

Enjoy NYE with The Brass Rail. Dinner packages range from a la carte offerings to a 3-course seated dinner including soda, coffee, tea and a champagne toast at midnight. The Brass Rail will also be offering a New Year’s Day Hangover Brunch from 11:30AM-4:00PM for those of your who need to indulge in “hair of the dog.” Call 201-659-7074 to book!

City Bistro {56 14th Street, Hoboken}

Cheers to the New Year and saving a little extra money at City Bistro! DJ Andy, a champagne toast, and music video will be complimentary to all who attend. Best yet – City Bistro “Never a Cover” policy.

Coco Havana {32 Newark Street}

Warm up at Coco Havana for an unforgettable NYE! Tickets are $80 each and are still available for purchase here. A 4.5 hour premium open-bar will be available from 8:00PM-12:30PM, dinner from 8:00PM-10PM, complimentary champagne toast, and giveaways.

Del Frisco’s Grille {221 River Street, Hoboken}

Celebrate 2018 in style at Del Frisco’s Grille in Hoboken. Del Frisco’s will be offering a special three- course prix-fixe menu featuring the Grille’s signature chef-inspired dishes and a celebratory Prosecco toast at midnight. Featured menu items include: cheesesteak eggrolls, artichoke beignets with sweet basil dressing, and newly added coffee-braised pork shank with house-brewed coffee jus and bacon-collard greens. The prix fixe menu is available from December 29 – 31 for $53 per person.

Grand Vin {500 Grand Street, Hoboken}

Grand Vin is offering a multitude of NYE specials this year {yasss!}. Grand Vin will have three seated dinners as well as an open bar from 9:00PM-1:00PM. Partake in a midnight champagne toast as well as passed hors d’oeuvres. Tickets can be purchased online.

Green Rock {70 Hudson Street, Hoboken}

Entrance to Green Rock’s NYE Countdown costs $70 and tickets can be purchased here. Sip on craft, domestic and import beer, mixed drinks, wine, and liquor. A champagne toast a midnight will ring in the New Year while appetizer party plates will help fuel your energy all night long.

House of ‘Que {340 Sinatra Drive}

Take advantage of this early bird offer {$20 off ticket value} and get your ticket to House of ‘Que’s NYE celebration today. All tickets will include a four-hour open bar, BBQ buffet from 8:00AM-9:30PM, live music, and a champagne toast. Space is limited so reserve your spot today.

The HUB {16 Hudson Place}

The HUB is hosting its first NYE celebration this year: a three-hour premium open bar from 8:00PM-11:00PM, full buffet with passed hors d’oeuvres, champagne toast at midnight, and NYE party favors. Tickets can be purchase online for $100. Enjoy the music of DJ CAM and Greg Groovez who will be spinning all night. And for those of you who want an extra special night with your fraaaands, VIP tables are available upon request.

Hudson Hall {364 Marin Boulevard, Jersey City}

Family-friendly NYE celebrations are hard to come by. Luckily Hudson Hall is throwing an epic celebration for all ages on both New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Children’s events will run from 4PM-7PM and will feature balloon art, face-painiting and more for a mere $5 per child. For the adult crowd, a full menu {crafted by their new chef} will be served until 8PM, and a $20 cover will guarantee you a spot and champagne at the NYE celebration beginning at 9PM. Be sure and stop by with the whole family for brunch the next morning as well!

The Hyatt House {1 Exchange Place, Jersey City}

Looking for a fancier evening where there is dress up involved? There will be a NYE Masquerade Ball at the newly-opened Hyatt House on the waterfront in Jersey City killer views. Tickets are $150 and include 4 hours of open bar, 2 hours of butler-passed hors d’oeuvres, food stations, champagne toast at midnight {complete with a DJ + photobooth}. There is also bottle service starting at $150 and they’ll be showing the ball drop on flat screen TVs above the terrace level bar. Hosted by Chicpea X Hayoner Productions. Get tickets here.

 

Iron Monkey {99 Greene Street, Jersey City}

Celebrate NYE at Iron Monkey in Jersey City with one of two VIP dinner seatings, which are available on a limited basis {as well as an open bar-only package}. Don’t want a traditional NYE package? Take advantage of a pay-as-you-go bar and a la carte menu items. Check out Iron Monkey’s website for more menu offerings and tickets.

The Kitchen Step {500 Jersey Avenue, Jersey City}

Step Kitchen will be serving a three-course menu that can be upgraded to include a wine pairing from their two tiers of wines. Seatings begin at 5PM and the last will be at 9:30PM. At just $65 per person {additional $25-48+ for wine pairings}, Step Kitchen’s NYE dinner is a great deal. Check out the menu and reserve your spot here.

Kolo Klub {1422 Grand Street, Hoboken}

Looking for a more intimate NYE celebration, but don’t want to host? Lucky for you Kolo Klub’s lounge is available to rent on New Year’s Eve. Avoid the stress of putting together the perfect party and leave it up to Kolo Klub {plus you’ll avoid clean-up the next day too}. Email Becky@koloklub.com for more information.

Liberty Prime Steakhouse {111 Montgomery Street, Jersey City}

Liberty Prime will be hosting two seated dinners and an exclusive after-party at The Gallery. Seated dinners range from $75-95 per person and grant access to the after-party.  The Gallery after-party will include a live DJ, passed hors d’oeuvres, and a champagne toast at midnight. Drinks will be available at the cash bar and will be served from 10:30PM-12:30AM.

Maxwell’s {1039 Washington Street, Hoboken}

Maxwell’s 2018 NYE Bash will continue into the night with live music by the power trio cover band, “The Full 9.” Guests will be able to take advantage of a five-hour premium open bar, two-hour food buffet, and complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Tickets are $85 if purchased on or before the 20th, or $100 if purchased after the 20th. Discounted rates for large groups (10+) are available – contact Matt at info@maxwellsnj.com for more information.

McSwiggans Pub {110 1st Street, Hoboken}

Celebrate the end of 2017 at a tried and true favorite that will have you dancing and throwing back cocktails – SWIGSSS. Remember your cash as you’ll be asked to pay a cover charge on NYE. No packages to note, just fun + cover charge.

Mikie Squared {616 Washington Street, Hoboken}

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Mikie invites you to join their NYE 2018 celebration in Hoboken beginning at 7:00PM. An open bar, full buffet, DJ, and dancing are just a preview of the fun that will take place.

Mills Tavern {125 Washington Street, Hoboken}

Join Mills Tavern for their 5th Annual NYE celebration starting at 9:00PM. Tickets are available in-person at Mills Tavern — and will grant guests access to a top shelf open bar, full buffet, champagne toast, DJ and more. The semi-formal dress code will be strictly enforced, according to the bar. Collared shirts, slacks, and dress shoes for the guys, and ladies are encouraged to wear cocktail dresses.

Mulligan’s {159 1st Street, Hoboken}

 

Ring in 2018 at one of Hoboken’s favorite football [read: soccer] bars with a top shelf open bar from 9:00PM-3:00AM, a hot & cold buffet, party favors, live DJ, and more.

The Shannon {106 1st Street, Hoboken}

$90 tickets will grant guests access to The Shannon’s five-hour NYE event. A premium open bar and champagne toast are included in the ticket price. Tickets can be purchased at The Shannon today and are cash only.

Sorellina {1036 Washington Street, Hoboken}

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Make your last meal of 2017 count! Sorellina will be offering special New Year’s Eve tasting menus at two seating times. The four-course menu at 6:30 will be $85 per person, and the six-course menu + champagne at 9:30 will be $125 per person. Sorellina will also be open at 5:00PM-6:30PM for drinks and complimentary aperitivo snacks. The bar is also available for reservations.

Talde {8 Erie Street, Jersey City}

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This New Year’s Eve, Talde in Jersey City will transform into the sexy and seductive Crimson City, with music and entertainment on both floors, premium cocktails, stations and passed hors d’oeuvres.

Tickets are $175 and include top shelf bar from 9:00 PM – 12:30 AM, premium hors d’oeuvres and stations, a champagne toast at midnight, and many more surprises. There are also a limited number of VIP packages available from $2,000 for up to eight guests that include: private booth for up to eight guests, one bottle each of premium vodka and bourbon, along with accompanying mixers, premium appetizers, and a personal butler/hostess service. Tickets can be purchased here; to purchase VIP packages, contact Ally Eisenberg at (201)-630-0077 or ally@taldejerseycity.com​.

 

Tally-Ho {215 Washington Street, Hoboken}

Another unbeatable early-bird special is available at Tally Ho. A five-hour open bar, full buffet, and champagne toast are part of Tally Ho’s $80 ticket special. Tickets must be purchased by the 15th if you want to take advantage to the early bird discount. After the 15th ticket prices will increase. Tally Ho will have a semi-formal dress code that will be strictly enforced. Men should wear a collared shirt, slacks and dress shoes and women are encouraged to wear cocktail dresses.

Village Pourhouse {205 1st Street, Hoboken}

Village Pourhouse presents:  Squad Goals 2018, which is a $100 package including a five-hour premium open bar (8PM-1AM), buffet dinner, champagne toast, and party favors. Tickets are limited and can be purchased here.

Wicked Wolf (120 Sinatra Drive, Hoboken}

Wicked Wolf’s NYE bash starts at 8:00PM. A five-hour premium top shelf open bar and hors d’oeuvres will start the party, followed by a dinner buffet. They’ll also be handing out party favors and Wicked Wolf’s DJ and MC will be spinning, obvs. Tables or bar seat reservations are available for any group size and come with complimentary bottle(s) of Smirnoff or Captain Morgan, mixers, and a designated server. Tables can be reserved by contacting Emily at emily@wickedwoldhoboken.com or by calling 201.659.7500.

Willie McBride’s {616 Grand Street, Hoboken}

Celebrating at Hoboken’s legendary Irish bar means you’ll have good luck for all of 2018, righhht? Willie McBrides is hosting musical guest Lifespeed during their six-hour open bar {draft and bottled beer, wine, and premium mixed drinks} from 9:00PM-3:00AM. A hot buffet will also be served from 9:00PM-10:30PM. The $100 tickets must be purchased at Willie McBride’s or online by 5:00PM on New Year’s Eve.

Stay tuned for more updates as the big night draws closer. And remember – have a fabulous AND safe night ringing in 2018!

 


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Despite moving to the Mile Square on a whim, Nicole is happy to call Hoboken her home. She graduated from Wake Forest University with a degree in biology and now works as a health & benefits consultant in the city. When she’s not killing it in corporate America, Nicole can be found shopping for her dream home on Park and Bloomfield, sipping a margarita on the rocks (she has yet to find one she hasn’t liked), or being dragged into a dog park by her giant goldendoodle, Sammy.