New Year in Macau is always a grand affair. Whether you want to party or gather around with a small group of family and friends; whether you wish to enjoy the night with someone special, Macau has something to offer for everyone. Fireworks, parties, dinner, outdoor barbeque, and dancing, enjoy the New Year’s Eve celebrations in grand Macau style as we all finally say goodbye to 2020.
THE ST. REGIS MACAO
Saying farewell to 2020 in style is a must after so many challenges we faced this year. Head to The St. Regis Bar, for a countdown to the new year in sheer luxury. Listen to classic jazz music with live entertainment to keep you company all throughout the evening. The Countdown at The House of Astor on December 31, has an entry ticket of MOP $288 per person including one drink. Premium Table Packages are also available if you want to celebrate with friends. Of course, make sure to have a sumptuous meal at The Manor first and sample the eight-course set dinner priced at MOP $1,288 per person or with wine pairing at MOP $1,788 per person.
MANDARIN ORIENTAL, MACAU
Mandarin Oriental, Macau really went full blast for the festive season this year. Vida Rica Bar is going to be the most beautiful place to be at this New Year with their DJ entertaining you throughout the evening. Highlights include an exclusive seafood buffet with fresh Boston lobsters, caviar, oysters, sea urchin, foie gras, Wellington Wagyu beef, and more. The dress code is, of course, black tie, to enter the new year with style and glamour. This countdown party is organized in partnership with the Macau Social Club. The Countdown Party starts at 9:30pm–2:30am, Thursday, December 31. Entry is priced at MOP $1,980 per person (unlimited champagne, cocktails, juices, and soft drinks); MOP $1,680 for bookings made before December 10.
THE RITZ-CARLTON, MACAU
Travel back in time to a fantastic 1920s Haute Couture themed Countdown Party at The Ritz-Carlton Bar & Lounge. Immerse in the sensual rhythms of a five-piece local jazz band while indulging in luxe delicacies and selected cocktails. The Countdown Party begins at 9:00pm and is priced at MOP $388 per person, which includes two glasses of Perrier-Jouët Grand Brut NV Champagne. Early-birds are entitled to the additional privilege with a discounted price of MOP $288 per person before December 20. There are also three Table Packages options starting from MOP $1,988 that is suited for up to six people. Greet 2021 with good cheer and clinking champagne glasses!
GRAND LAPA, MACAU
For a party that you can take your children to, Grand Lapa, Macau is hosting a New Year Dinner on the lawn and countdown at the hotel lobby on December 31! The hotel lawn will be decked out with glimmering decorations too. The Boa Vida signature events are kicking off in full swing as the lawn comes to life with an outdoor dinner market, and from 10:00pm, the party heads to the hotel lobby to countdown and party into 2021 with swinging music by DJs!
SOFITEL MACAU AT PONTE 16
For a stylish French touch to your New Year’s Eve celebrations, there’s no better place to be than Sofitel Macau At Ponte 16. The Baccara Ballroom and North Terrace will transform into a stunning location for an extraordinary party. Cherish the special day of the year with family and friends while being immersed in beautiful music, wine, and delicious delicacies. The majestic views will make a night to truly remember. The party starts at 8:00pm to 2:00am. The entrance is free, and so is the party food, while the special drinks of beer and wine are priced at MOP $50 per glass. The free food is subject to a first-come, first-serve basis so make sure you arrive early.
The Parisian Macao
New Year with Paris feels is always possible at La Chine. Partake in delicious French-influenced Chinese treats including The Eiffel Seafood Tower, Beluga caviar, foie gras, lobster, sea cucumber, A4 wagyu beef, three-head abalone, festive-themed desserts, and more. Enjoy an unforgettable New Year’s Eve dining celebration at La Chine, with panoramic views of Cotai Strip from the 6th floor of The Parisian Macao’s Eiffel Tower. The 5-course dinner is priced at MOP $1,488. On New Year’s Day, you can still enjoy the 5-course lunch for only MOP $488 and the 5-course dinner at MOP $1,388.
SHERATON GRAND MACAO
Feast International Buffet is hosting a special New Year’s Eve dinner and New Year lunch buffet. Tour the world through food at this location and savor cuisine including fresh chilled seafood, Sichuan Mala hotpot, an Asian noodle station, and Japanese Konro griller–Yakitori, as well as featuring classic festive dishes including roast turkey, Texas rubbed smoked US beef brisket. For New Year’s Eve dinner, guests can try their luck at the lucky draw prizes including restaurant, Shine Spa, and hotel stay vouchers. The New Year’s Eve Dinner Buffet is priced at MOP $588 per adult (including one lucky draw ticket), and MOP $200 per child. On New Year’s Day, the lunch buffet is priced at MOP $298 per adult, and MOP $100 per child.
Studio City Macau
Are you yearning for Italian country-style cuisine in a warm and rustic atmosphere? There’s one place to experience it all, Rossi Trattoria. On December 31, two special dishes will be on offer at this restaurant, the whole roasted lamb leg with rosemary, served with baked potatoes, mint sauce, and red wine sauce priced at MOP $780, and also homemade Italian sweet bread with mascarpone and vanilla priced at MOP $180. A two-hour free-flow Prosecco, red and white wine, and beer promotion priced at MOP $188 per person is also available during the same period.
City of Dreams
The best way to say “Bonjour 2021” is at the two-Michelin-starred Alain Ducasse at Morpheus with their decadent six-course celebration menus for New Year’s Eve. Indulge in a French haute cuisine journey at this dining destination. On December 31 evening, guests can ring in the new year with the special menu that starts
with the splendid gold caviar trolley, followed by the hand-dived sea scallops, line-caught sea bass, free-range chicken from Bresse, Comté “Garde exceptionelle” 36 months, and chocolate from Manufacture in Paris, pear and black truffle dessert. It is priced at MOP $5,388 per person and comes with a half bottle of Dom Pérignon 2008.
Beautiful surroundings, stylish interiors, and spectacular entertainment at SW Steakhouse will make your New Year’s Eve dinner that much more memorable. Sample the six-course New Year’s Eve Festive Dinner menu meticulously curated by a talented team at Wynn Palace to ensure the palate of guests is pampered on the most important day of the year. The special menu is priced at MOP $1,600 or MOP $2,100 inclusive of wine pairing.
Walk along the streets of the charming Taipa Village Macau on New Year’s Eve and head to Portugalia. This festive season, they have crafted exclusive dishes available on December 31, 2020 and January 1, 2021. Instead of a fixed set, customers can order these three dishes as a la carte. If you are looking for a place where true tradition and taste can be found, be sure to come here.
Enjoy the stunning view at Altira Macau’s Aurora on New Year’s Eve. Head to the 10th floor and savor an Italian feast. They are offering a five-course set dinner menu at MOP $988 per person that will be available on December 31 and January 1. It puts together Hokkaido scallop blanc manger, Jerusalem artichoke velouté, Boston lobster ravioli, grilled U.S Wagyu beef tenderloin, and a chocolate bar with chestnut cream, coffee crémeux, and coffee-chocolate krispies. You can also hire a magnificent private dining room to personalize your celebration.
Meatlovers should make their way to MGM Cotai for mouthwatering menus. Grill 58 is offering a Teppanyaki Omakase set available at Grill 58 priced at MOP $2,388 per person, which is going to be a caviar night, with 12 courses. This set is curated by Chef Ugo Rinaldo, Executive Sous Chef, and also Chef Pio Gonzalez, who helms the teppanyaki side of Grill 58. The menu features fine ingredients including Japanese Wagyu, Toro, other premium seafood, and more, all enhanced with a touch of “magic” with various types of quality caviar incorporated into the dishes. You can begin the evening with a glass or two at Bar 58 and then enjoy the rest of the evening at the teppanyaki section over sumptuous food and fun conversation and interaction with talented chefs!