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 2020 at one of our restaurants in Chicago or the neighboring suburbs. We wish you a happy and healthy New Year!

Restaurants open on New Year’s Day: Metro D.C. Area
Restaurants open on New Year’s Day: Las Vegas
Restaurants open on New Year’s Day: Twin Cities
Restaurants open on New Year’s Day: Los Angeles

Click here to see who is open for New Year’s Eve in Chicago.

Beatrix Quinoa Cakes

Beatrix – River North, Streeterville, Fulton Market & Oak Brook 
WHEN: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: River North: 312-284-1377 | Streeterville: 312-642-0001 | Fulton Market: 312-733-0370 | Oak Brook: 630-491-1415
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.
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Big Bowl – Chicago, Lincolnshire, Schaumburg
WHEN:
12:00 PM – 9:00 PM
CONTACT: Chicago: 312-951-1888 | Lincolnshire: 847-808-8880 | Schaumburg: 847-517-8881
We’ve got your New Year’s Day plans covered! Big Bowl – Chicago, Lincolnshire & Schaumburg will be open and serving our regular menus in addition to daily specials.
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Bub City Bloody Mary for New Year's Day

Bub City – River North & Rosemont
WHEN: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM 
CONTACT: River North: 312-610-4200| Rosemont: 847-261-0399
Looking to recover from New Year’s Eve shenanigans? Dive into Bub City’s BBQ brunch options from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM alongside the famous build-your-own Bloody Mary Bar (Rosemont location only) while taking in live music starting at 12:00 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 2020 with our Build-Your-Own-Bloody Mary Bar! From 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM, dine in your pajamas and receive a Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! gift card EQUAL to the price of your meal (minus tax and gratuity) to use on a future visit. Our Happy Hour will also be available from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM in the bar area (excludes half-priced bottles of wine) and dinner will be served from 3:00 PM – 10:00 PM on New Year’s Day.
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Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab – Chicago
WHEN: 11:30 AM – 11:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-379-5637
Celebrate the start of a new year in style with a delicious meal at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab. Raise a glass to the new decade with one of our signature Bloody Marys, or keep things festive with a glass of Red Sangria, while enjoying a few classic Joe’s dishes.
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WHEN: 4:00 PM – 8:30 PM
CONTACT: 773-348-8886
We’ve got your first meal of 2020 covered with popular classics like our Mussels Mariniér and Trout Almondine drenched in brown butter. Toast to 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 BrookSOLD OUT
WHEN: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
CONTACT: 630-472-1900
Roll out of bed on New Year’s Day and join Mon Ami Gabi – Oak Brook for brunch on Wednesday, January 1. Brunch in your pajamas from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM and receive a gift card EQUAL to the price of your meal (minus tax and gratuity) for a future visit! Plus, later that day, dinner will be available from 3:00 PM – 9:00 PM featuring new winter dishes like our Wednesday Plat du Jour, Beef Short Rib En Croute with root vegetables and horseradish cream.
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Quality Crab & Oyster Bah
WHEN: 11:30 AM – 8:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-248-3000
To welcome in the new year, Quality Crab & Oyster Bah is bringing you an all day happy hour of half off select drinks, snacks and appetizers!  Nurse your hangover (or avoid it) with our $20 bottomless bloody marys and $20 bottomless mimosas plus tax (gratuity not included) from 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM.
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Ramen-San – River North, Fulton Market and Streeterville
WHEN: 11:00 AM – 12:00 AM
CONTACT: River North: 312-377-9950 | Fulton Market: 773-645-0085| Streeterville: 312-767-4075
A steaming bowl of ramen is the perfect way to nurse yourself back to health after a night of New Year’s Eve revelry. Enjoy Japanese-inspired cocktails and a wide selection of ramen while listening to ‘90s throwback jams – it’s the perfect chill way to kick-off 2020. For those not ready to leave your couch, let Ramen-San bring the meal to you!
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RPM Italian
WHEN: 4:00 PM – 11:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-222-1888
RPM Italian will be open on New Year’s Day serving holiday specials alongside the signature dinner menu.
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RPM Steak
WHEN: 4:00 PM – 12:00 AM
CONTACT: 312-284-4990
Celebrate the New Year at RPM Steak, where the restaurant will be serving its dinner menu alongside seasonal holiday specials.
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RJ Grunts Mini Belgian Waffles

R.J. Grunts
WHEN: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-929-5363
Dig into a groovy New Year’s Day brunch at the original Lettuce Entertain You creation, R.J. Grunts with items ranging from a Smoked Salmon Plate and Chicken Tinga to Thick-Cut Challah French Toast. As always, the world-famous salad bar will be available.
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Shaw’s Crab House – Chicago 
WHEN: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 312-527-2722
Nurse your New Year’s Eve hangover with Shaw’s Bloody Mary’s and brunch buffet. Brunch is priced at $85 for adults, $20 for children aged 7-12 plus tax (gratuity not included), and free for children aged 6 and younger. All brunch diners will receive a gift card for $20.20 to be used towards a future visit.


WHEN: 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM
CONTACT: 847-517-2722
Shaw’s Schaumburg is your spot for New Year’s Day brunch. We are keeping things casual with pajama attire encouraged! All guests who wear pajamas will receive a $20.20 gift card to use towards their next Shaw’s visit. Brunch is $65 per person for adults, $15 for children aged 7-12 plus tax (gratuity not included), and is free for kids children aged 6 and younger.


Stella Barra Pizzeria
WHEN: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-634-4101
Don your favorite pair of cozy pajamas and get ready for a delicious New Year’s Day brunch buffet you won’t want to miss! 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 2020: Endless Egg Enchiladas, Cinnamon Roll Bread Pudding, Smokey Bacon Mac ‘n’ Cheese, Italian Sausage Hash and more along with $5 Bloody Marys, Mimosas and Bellinis.
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Summer House Santa Monica New Year's Day Brunch

Summer House Santa Monica
WHEN: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-634-4100
Recover from New Year’s Eve celebrations at Lincoln Park’s premier family brunch spot. Looking for lunch? Selections of handcrafted sandwiches, pastas and a variety of tacos will be available as well. Summer House will also be open for dinner from 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM.
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Tokio Asian Fusion
WHEN: 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
CONTACT: 847-278-5181
Welcome in the next decade with a Tokio Asian Fusion giveback.  All diner’s will receive a gift card for $20.20 for a future visit when they spend a minimum of $20 per person on New Year’s Day. Dine in only.
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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
Begin 2020 and enjoy a variety of Wildfire favorites like our classic martinis and Oven Roasted Lump Crab Cakes to Prime Rib of BeefLemon Pepper ChickenKey Lime Pie, and more! Wildfire – Chicago, Oak Brook, Glenview, Lincolnshire & Schaumburg will be open and serving our dinner menu in addition to daily specials.
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We’re celebrating all month long. Click here to view all our December Holiday Happenings!