On East Passyunk Avenue, we’ve had a pretty fantastic year – new businesses have opened, we’ve welcomed thousands of visitors to the neighborhood, and we’ve hosted some wonderful events, including East Passyunk Avenue Restaurant Week, the Car Show & Street Festival, Fall Fest and Arctic Ave. And now, we’re ready to welcome 2017!
From casual dinners to chef’s tasting feasts, East Passyunk Avenue restaurants and bars have big plans for New Year’s Eve. Make your reservations now, and celebrate the New Year with a little South Philly style!
Bing Bing Dim Sum – One of EPA’s favorite restaurants is open on New Year’s Eve from noon to 3:00 p.m., for all of your dumplings, bao and Red Dragon fried rice needs! http://www.bingbingdimsum.com/
Birra – Birra opens at 11:30 a.m. on New Year’s Eve, serving lunch, dinner and plenty of tasty cocktails until 10:00 p.m. http://birraphilly.com/home.html
Black & Brew – Kick off your New Year’s Eve with some hot coffee and breakfast at this EPA café. They’re open on New Year’s Eve from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. http://blackbrew.net/
The Bottle Shop – Need a last-minute hostess gift? The Bottle Shop will be open from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. selling bottles of craft beer (and drafts, too!). http://bottleshopbeer.com/
Fond – One of Philadelphia Magazine’s ’50 Best Restaurants in Philadelphia’ is hosting a New Year’s Eve dinner, with a fixed menu at $95 per person. http://fondphilly.com/
Garage – Count down to 2017 at Garage! They’ll be open from 5:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. for a craft beer-infused party. http://www.garagephilly.com/
Noord – Noord still has some openings for their early and late seatings for a special five-course NYE menu, featuring dishes like Haddock & Cockles, Oyster Waterzooi and Suriname Curry-rubbed Cornish Hen for $75 per person. http://www.noordphilly.com/
Paradiso – Paradiso will be featuring their regular dinner menu on New Year’s Eve, plus they promise to have a few special surprises to celebrate the holiday! http://paradisophilly.com/
Plenty Café – Breakfast and lunch on the Avenue? Plenty Café will be open! Stop in for their fresh sandwiches (and maybe have a drink or two at the bar) from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. http://plentyphiladelphia.com/
Pollyodd – Toast to 2017 with some #MadeOnEPA limoncello! The shop will be open (stop in for tastings!) from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. http://www.pollyodd.com/
P’unk Burger – Get your burger and shake fix from P’unk Burger on New Year’s Eve! They’ll be open from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. http://punkburger.com/
Sate Kampar – Party at Sate Kampar with an all-you-can-eat New Year’s Eve party… with their famous chili crabs! They’ll be featuring two separate seatings, one at 5:00 p.m. and one at 9:00 p.m. https://www.facebook.com/SateKampar/
Townsend – Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Townsend! The restaurant is featuring two seatings on New Year’s Eve, one at 6:00 p.m. and one at 8:30 p.m., with either a 5-course luxury chef’s tasting menu, or a 7-course luxury tasting menu. http://www.townsendrestaurant.com/
Will BYOB – Will BYOB will be featuring a five-course menu at $85 per person, with open seating available all night long. http://willbyob.com/