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Our Favorite NYE Dining Spots in Austin to Ring in 2023

  • November 28, 2022
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NYE Dining Spots in Austin

With 2022 quickly coming to a close, we’re all preparing for new beginnings. The holidays are quickly paving their way to usher in the impending New Year’s Eve extravaganzas. With plenty of city views and a waterfront wow factor, Austin offers gorgeous dining experiences from rooftops to the tranquil riverside. Have dinner, drinks, and a light show when you check out our favorite NYE dining spots in Austin. Secure your spot for some serious fireworks!

NYE Dining Spots in Austin


Pretend you’re far away in a tropical land when you visit Zanzibar rooftop tiki bar and restaurant. As one of our favorite NYE dining spots in Austin, relax on their lush terrace to take in the fireworks! Gather with your friends under their heated patio space, sip on mai tais and enjoy authentic small plates with an exotic twist. Inspired by fusing Polynesian and Hawaiian cuisines, Zanizibar is the perfect place to find your summer in the middle of winter.

SAT | 12PM-12AM
SUN | 12PM-9PM

304 E Cesar Chavez St. Unit 700 Austin, TX 78701

NYE dining spots in Austin


The hype surrounding P6 and its notorious rooftop will have you all googly-eyed come New Year’s Eve. Everything about P6 lives up to expectations. It’s no surprise it’s secured a position in our favorite NYE dining spots in Austin. From classic cocktails, seasonal plates, and gorgeous views of downtown Austin’s skyline and Lady Bird Lake, you’ll have optimal firework views!

FRI | 4PM-11PM
SAT | 10AM-11PM
SUN | 10AM-10PM

111 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701

NYE Dining Spots in Austin

Oasis Brewing

Ring in the 2023 new year with one of the best waterfront views in all of Austin. Nestled in the Texas Hill Country just 45 minutes out of Austin’s metro area, Oasis Brewing is a great place for visitors and locals alike. Enjoy local brews and a bunch of Tex-Mex food all with an outstanding view of NYE fireworks on the Lake!


6650 Comanche Trail Suite #301 Austin, TX 78732

NYE Dining Spots in Austin

Steiner Ranch Steakhouse

Try delectable appetizers and upscale American cuisine when you visit Steiner Ranch Steakhouse. Enjoy wonderful chophouse-style food all with beautiful views of Lake Travis, the perfect spot for fireworks. Located just outside of Austin’s metropolitan area, Steiner Ranch Steakhouse is our top pick for NYE dining spots in Austin.

SUN | 10AM-10PM

5424 Steiner Ranch Blvd. Austin, TX 78732

NYE Dining Spots in Austin

Otopia Rooftop

Enjoy a golden hour and beyond when you visit Otopia Rooftop for your NYE festivities. Located inside the Otis Hotel near the University of Texas campus, Otopia is known for an array of savory Asian fusion bites and refreshing summery cocktails. Bundle up and enjoy the fireworks from up top, when you stop at one of our favorite NYE dining spots in Austin.


1901 San Antonio St Unit 1100, Austin, TX 78705

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Codependent Cocktails + Coffee

Nestled within The Independent Condominiums comes Codependent Cocktails + Coffee. Taking boutique beverage infusions to a whole new level, Codependent is all about celebrating the lavishly. Elevate the senses during the evening with their mood-lit interior space featuring their lustrous lounge. Nestled in the heart of downtown, Codependent is the perfect space to ring in the new year!

SUN | 11AM-11PM

301 West Ave. Suite 110 Austin, TX, 78701

NYE dining spots in Austin

Wax Myrtle’s

Home to the luxurious pool deck at the Thompson Hotel, Wax Myrtle’s is an oasis for rooftop views. With New Year’s Eve quickly approaching, Wax Myrtle’s is sure to be a popular spot for catching spectacular views of downtown Austin and waterfront fireworks. Grab your table before the rush at one of the best NYE dining spots in Austin.

SUN & THUR | 11AM-11PM

506 San Jacinto Blvd Suite WM, 4th Floor, Austin, TX 78701

NYE Dining Spots in Austin

Juliet Italian Kitchen

Enjoy the refreshing and savory flavors of Italian cuisine when you book your NYE dinner at Juliet Italian Kitchen. Right in the heart of Austin’s downtown Barton Springs Road, Juliet offers fresh pizzas, homemade pasta dishes, lush greens, and fine wines. As the skies light up with fireworks above you, enjoy one of our top picks for NYE dining spots in Austin at Juliet’s!

MON-TUES | 11:30AM-9PM
WED-FRI | 11:30AM-10PM
SAT | 11AM-10PM
SUN | 11AM-9PM

1500 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704

NYE Dining Spots in Austin

Abel’s on the Lake

Spend New Year’s Eve in class when you dine on the waterfront at Abel’s on the Lake. Check out tons of local Texas brews, fine wines, and new American cuisine with a Southern twist. Enjoy juicy burgers, savory sandwiches, and an assortment of different platters all on the serene waterfront of Lake Austin.

SUN | 10AM-10PM

3825 Lake Austin Blvd. Austin, TX 78703

NYE Dining Spots in Austin

Upstairs at Caroline’s

Get up close and personal in downtown Austin when you spend NYE at the Upstairs at Caroline’s. With an expansive rooftop patio, the Upstairs offers plenty of views for fireworks! In addition unlimited cocktail creations, happy specials, and games, such as giant Jenga, foosball, shuffleboard, and of course cornhole. Check out one of the best NYE dining spots in Austin for an epic New Year’s Eve party!

FRI | 12PM-12AM
SAT | 11AM-2AM
SUN | 11AM-12AM

621 Congress Ave. Suite 201, Austin, TX 78701

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