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New Year’s Day 2019: Chicagoland

New Year’s Day 2019: Chicagoland

Dec 10, 2018

New Year’s Day is a time for relaxing and we’re celebrating with everything from brunch buffets to karaoke! Spend the first day of 2019 at one of our restaurants in Chicago or the neighboring suburbs. We wish you a happy and healthy New Year!

Click here to see which of our restaurants is open for Christmas Day!
Click here to see our Chicago Christmas Eve specials
Click here to see our Chicago New Year’s Eve specials

 

Beatrix Quinoa Cakes

Beatrix – River North, Streeterville & Fulton Market 
WHEN: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: River North: 312-284-1377 | Streeterville: 312-642-0001 | Fulton Market:312-733-0370 
Kick off the New Year with Beatrix brunch! Order up a Spicy Bloody Mary or Boozy Banana Joe and enjoy brunch favorites like Green Chili Enchiladas, House-Made Belgian Style Waffles, the Mushroom & Quinoa Burger and a side of Brown Sugar Bacon.
View Beatrix River North menu | View Beatrix Streeterville menu | View Beatrix Fulton Market menu
Make a reservation at Beatrix River North | Make a reservation at Beatrix Streeterville | Make a reservation at Beatrix Fulton Market

 

Big Bowl – Chicago, Lincolnshire, Schaumburg
WHEN:
 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM
CONTACT: Chicago: 312-951-1888 | Lincolnshire: 847-808-8880 | Schaumburg: 847-517-8881
Raise a glass of Sangria and spice up your New Year’s Day! We will be serving our regular menus in addition to daily specials.
View Big Bowl – Chicago menu | View Big  Bowl – Lincolnshire menu | View Big Bowl – Schaumburg menu
Make a reservation at Big Bowl – Chicago | Make a reservation at Big Bowl Lincolnshire | Make a reservation at Big Bowl – Schaumburg

 

Bub City Bloody Mary for New Year's Day

Bub City – River North
WHEN: 10:00 AM – 2:00 AM 
CONTACT: 312-610-4200
Forget that New Year’s “healthy lifestyle” resolution: There’s no better way to kick off 2019 than with Bub City’s daytime brunch and late-night karaoke! First, enjoy the classic Southern brunch menu, build-your-own Bloody Mary Bar and live music from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM, plus wing specials and $15 pitchers of Modelo and Bud Light all day. Keep the New Year party going into the late-night hours with Industry Karaoke starting at 10 PM.

WHEN: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CONTACT: 847-261-0399
Looking to recover from New Year’s Eve shenanigans? Dive into any number of Bub City’s classic Southern brunch options alongside the famous build-your-own Bloody Mary Bar (aka “hair of the dog”!) while taking in live music from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba!
WHEN: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-935-5000
Roll straight out of bed and into Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! where you can start 2019 with our Build-Your-Own-Bloody Mary Bar! From 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, dine in your pajamas and receive a Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! gift card EQUAL to the price of your meal plus tax (gratuity not included), to use on a future visit.
View Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! menu 
Make a reservation at Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba!

 

Ema
WHEN: 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-527-5586
Start 2019 off with a mezze brunch at Ema! Order up a Spread Sampler for the table alongside a Bloody Mary to kick things off. Feast on favorites like the Bread Pudding French Toast, Blueberry Clafoutis, Lamb Shakshuka and Green Falafel Sandwich. 
View Ema menu
Make a reservation at Ema

Hub 51 Blueberry Pancakes

 

Hub 51
WHEN: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-828-0051
Recoup from the New Year’s festivities with an all-you-can-eat brunch buffet at Hub 51! There will be brunch classics (think Brioche French Toast), more modern takes like Chilaquiles, as well as a Sushi Station, plus a Craft Bloody Mary & Mimosa Bar for $8 per trip. Brunch is $36 per person ($15 for children 12 and under), plus tax (gratuity not included).
View Hub 51 menu
Make a reservation at Hub 51

 

Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab – Chicago
WHEN: 11:30 AM – 11:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-379-5637
Start the New Year off right at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab. Enjoy one of our signature Bloody Mary’s if you need a little hair-of-the-dog, or simply relax and enjoy the company of family and friends.
View Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab menu
Make a reservation at Joe’s Chicago

 

WHEN: 4:00 PM – 8:30 PM
CONTACT: 773-348-8886
Mon Ami Gabi – Chicago has got your first meal of 2019 covered. Ignite the new year with a tantalizing French dinner with menu items like the Prime Steak Frites and fresh seafood favorites like our Mussels Mariniér and Trout Almondine drenched in brown butter. Toast the new year with our signature rolling wine cart that features over 80 boutique French wines served by the glass or bottle!

 

Mon Ami Gabi – Oak Brook
WHEN: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
CONTACT: 630-472-1900
Roll out of bed in your pajamas on New Year’s Day and join Mon Ami Gabi Oak Brook for brunch.  Dine in your pajamas and receive a gift card EQUAL to the price of your meal plus tax, (gratuity not included), for a future visit! Our Happy Hour will be going strong from 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM, and we will also be open for dinner until 8:00 PM.  Our “Encore” Pajama Brunch will be Sunday, January 6 from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Click here to find out more about our “Encore” Pajama Brunch. 
View Mon Ami Gabi – Oak Brook Brunch menu | View Mon Ami Gabi – Oak Brook Happy Hour menu
Make a reservation at Mon Ami Gabi – Oak Brook

 

Oyster Bah
WHEN: 11:30 AM – 8:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-248-3000
Slurp your way into the new year with an all-day oyster happy hour.  Select East and West coast cold water oysters will be half-off! 
View Oyster Bah menu
Make a reservation at Oyster Bah

 

Ramen-san: River North and Fulton Market
WHEN: 11:00 AM – 12:00 AM
CONTACT: River North: 312-377-9950 | Fulton Market: 773-645-0085
A steaming bowl of ramen is the perfect way to nurse yourself back to health after New Year’s Eve . Enjoy Japanese-inspired cocktails and a selection of ramen while listening to ‘90s throwback jams. For those not ready to leave your couch, let Ramen-san bring the meal to you!
View Ramen-san menu
Make a reservation at Ramen-san River North | Make a reservation at Ramen-san Fulton Market
Order Ramen-san River North online | Order Ramen-san Fulton Market online

 

RJ Grunts Mini Belgian Waffles

R.J. Grunts
WHEN: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-929-5363
Dig into New Year’s Day brunch at R.J. Grunts. Enjoy their famous “All-U-Can-Eat Weekend Brunch”, with items ranging from Pecan Bread Pudding French Toast and Mini Belgian Waffles to Grunts’ Thick-Cut Bacon, Scrambled Eggs, and Yogurt & Granola for just $16.95 plus tax (gratuity not included). As always, the world famous salad bar will be available (and included in the price!).
View R.J. Grunts menu
Make a reservation at R.J. Grunts


Shaw’s Crab House – Chicago 
WHEN: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-527-2722
Nurse your New Year’s Eve hangover with $6 Bloody Mary’s (normally priced at $15).  Brunch is priced at $75 for adults, $20 for children plus tax (gratuity not included) and free for kids 6 and younger. All brunch diners will receive a gift card for $20.19 to be used towards a future visit. 


WHEN: 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM
CONTACT: 847-517-2722
Shaw’s Schaumburg is keeping things casual with a New Year’s Day brunch, pajama attire encouraged! All guests who wear pajamas will receive a $20.19 gift card to use towards their next Shaw’s visit. Brunch is $65 per person for adults, $15 for kids aged 7-12 plus tax (gratuity not included) and free for kids 6 and younger.


Stella Barra Pizzeria
WHEN: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-634-4101
From 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM, dine in your pajamas at Stella Barra and receive a gift card EQUAL to the price of your meal (minus tax and gratuity) to use on a future visit. It’s the best way to start 2019: Endless Egg Enchiladas, Cinnamon Roll Bread Pudding, Smokey Bacon Mac ‘n’ Cheese, Short Rib Hash and more along with $5 Bloody Marys, Mimosas and Bellinis.
View Stella Barra menu
Make a reservation at Stella Barra

 

Summer House Santa Monica New Year's Day Brunch

Summer House Santa Monica – Chicago
WHEN: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-634-4100
Recover from New Year’s Eve celebrations with brunch at Summer House! Looking for lunch instead? Selections of handcrafted sandwiches, pastas and a variety of tacos will be available as well.
View Summer House Santa Monica – Chicago menu
Make a reservation at Summer House Santa Monica – Chicago

 

Tokio Pub
WHEN: 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
CONTACT: 847-278-5181
Tokio Pub is serving lunch and dinner on New Year’s Day. Nosh on Pork Belly Steamed Buns with hoisin glaze, Bahn mi slaw, and Fresno pepper or the Steak Tacos made with soy garlic-marinated sirloin, roasted tomato salsa, and pickled ginger. In addition, New Year’s Day is our monthly Check Match Promotion!  Receive a gift card in the amount of your food and beverage portion of your meal to be used on a future visit.
View Tokio Pub menu
Make a reservation at Tokio Pub

 

Wildfire – Chicago, Oak Brook, Glenview, Lincolnshire, Schaumburg,
WHEN:
 Chicago: 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM | Oak Brook: 11:15 AM – 9:00 PM | Glenview: 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM | Lincolnshire: 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM | Schaumburg: 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM
CONTACT: Chicago: 312-787-9000| Oak Brook: 630-586-9000 | Glenview: 847-657-6363| Lincolnshire: 847-279-7900 | Schaumburg: 847-995-0100
Start your year off and enjoy a variety of Wildfire favorites like our classic martinis and Oven Roasted Lump Crab Cakes to Prime Rib of Beef, Chicken Breast Moreno with Artichokes, Triple Layer Chocolate Cake, and more! We will be serving our dinner menu in addition to daily specials.
View Wildfire – Chicago menu | View Wildfire – Oak Brook menu | View Wildfire – Glenview menu | View Wildfire – Lincolnshire menu | View Wildfire – Schaumburg menu
Make a reservation at Wildfire – Chicago | Make a reservation at Wildfire – Oak Brook  | | Make a reservation at Wildfire – Glenview | Make a reservation at Wildfire – Lincolnshire | Make a reservation at Wildfire – Schaumburg

 

Click here to see our D.C. New Year’s Day specials
Click here to see our Las Vegas New Year’s Day specials
Click here to see our Twin Cities New Year’s Day specials
Click here to see our Los Angeles New Year’s Day specials


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