Where to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Melbourne in 2023

Melbourne New Years

As the clock ticks closer to midnight, and the anticipation of a brand new year is in the air, Melbourne transforms into a city of celebration! It’s famed for its spectacular fireworks display, bustling street parties, and glamorous soirees that light up New Year’s Eve. If you’re planning to bid farewell to 2023 amidst all the excitement, you’re in luck! Here’s our curated list of Melbourne’s finest venues where you can welcome the year 2024 in style, indulging in mouth-watering cuisine, sipping on premium beverages, and soaking in the electrifying ambiance. Let’s dive in, shall we?

Mr Miyagi

Mr Miyagi asian food bao cocktails

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Mr. Miyagi, where a feast awaits you! Their exquisite ‘Feed Me Menu’ is bound to tantalise your taste buds. Available from 5.30 PM to 9.30 PM, this flavourful experience is priced at $99 per person. To make your celebration even more sparkling, opt for the premium free-flowing beverage package for an additional $29 per person. Reservations are open now. Check out their mouth-watering menu and the venue’s vibrant atmosphere here.

Stella Restaurant and Bar

Food cocktails table dinner

Get ready to usher in the New Year in style at Stella Restaurant and Bar. They are offering an exclusive New Year’s Eve Dinner from 5.30 PM to 9.30 PM. Savour a sophisticated culinary journey for $225 per person, with the option of premium paired wines at an additional $75 per person. Book your spot here to enjoy the delectable menu in their elegant setting.

Not to be missed is the Stella’s New Year’s Eve Rooftop Party. From 9:00 PM to 1:00 AM, enjoy a spectacular view of the city’s skyline, accompanied by a 4-hour free-flowing drinks package and a sumptuous canapés menu. All of this is available for $285 per person. Book your place here and witness the city come alive as you welcome the New Year.


Experience a memorable New Year’s Eve at South Yarra’s renowned modern Australian restaurant, Shadowboxer. This wine bar, known for its contemporary vibe, offers an enticing dining package available on Sunday, 31st December. From 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM, relish a delectable 4-course menu designed to tantalise your palate for just $110 per person. Please note, drinks are not included in this price. Reserve your spot now and celebrate NYE in style. [Book your experience here](available here).

Mister Bianco

Mr Bianco

Join us for an unforgettable dining experience as we ring in the New Year at the newly opened Mister Bianco! Our four-course menu will tantalise your taste buds, featuring a delightful antipasto platter to share, your choice of pasta, a mouthwatering main course, and a delicious dessert to top it off. Don’t forget to explore our amazing cocktail and wine list to enhance your dining experience.

Choose between two sittings: the early sitting is perfect for families and those looking to enjoy our signature dishes before hitting the town, while the later sitting offers a lively atmosphere to indulge in fantastic food and celebrate the New Year in style. Book your table now and get ready for a night of culinary delights at Mister Bianco.

Society Restaurant

Society eyes

At Society Dining Room in Melbourne, bid adieu to the past year in style and sophistication. Executive Chef Luke Head on and his team have crafted three courses of exceptional dishes using nothing but premium ingredients, paired with your selection from Society’s renowned dessert trolley ($330pp). You have the option to upgrade your experience with unlimited Dom Pérignon champagne for an extra $275pp or allow the award-winning beverage team to recommend a special selection from Society’s 10,000 bottle cellar. Post-dinner, join the party at The Terrace, with DJs orchestrating the music late into the night.

The Lounge promises a night of glamour with free-flowing martinis and champagne from 10 -11pm, paired with roaming canapes until midnight. The festivities kick off at 10pm, with DJs providing the ambience on The Terrace. A limited number of tickets are available ($99pp).

At Lillian Brasserie, you can enjoy a European-inspired celebration with a selection of European dishes across a three-course menu ($165pp) along with a variety of add-ons.

Grill Americano

Grill americano meat bbq

Grill Americano invites you to revel in New Year’s Eve within its luxurious environment across two exclusive seatings. Expect to indulge in the Chef’s Tasting Menu ($330pp), featuring the best of Grill Americano’s Italian-inspired cuisine.


Champagne oysters

At Kisumé, bid farewell to 2023 by indulging in a seasonally evolving Japanese cuisine. For $165pp, guests can enjoy the Chef’s Tasting Menu across an eight-course experience.

Baby Pizza

Santoni pizza

Baby Pizza is ready to sort out your New Year’s Eve plans with live DJs, champagne specials and a variety of dining options.

Hawker Hall

Hawker Hall

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Hawker Hall with champagne and cocktail specials matched with a unique à la carte menu.