Ring in the New Year at The Star
Welcome the New Year in style at The Star Sydney, with an unbeatable line up of fine food, nightlife and superb views of Sydney Harbour.
BLACK Bar & Grill
Overlooking Sydney Harbour, BLACK Bar & Grill offers an opulent and sumptuous menu to kick-start your New Year. The masters of modern Australian cuisine, Teage Ezard and Dany Karam always cook up a storm. Take your pick from the finest fish dishes and the most succulent cuts of meat, while taking in the breathtaking views of the city's iconic harbour. Choose from a four-course early sitting (5.30-8.00pm) for $165pp, or a six-course meal with canapés and champagne on arrival for $239pp from 8.30pm until late. Matching wine is available for an additional $100pp. Booking is essential.
See in 2017 as you take in the vista of Sydney Harbour at one of Sydney's favourite Italian restaurants, Balla. Head Chef Gabriele Taddeuecci has taken great pride in creating an authentic Tuscan menu, handmade in the Balla kitchen using the freshest produce and prepared over the wood-fired grill. Choose from a three-course early sitting (5.30-8.00pm) for $75pp, or a seven-course feast for $239pp ($295pp for premium beverages) from 8.30pm until late. Booking is essential.
With all your favourite dishes on the menu, the choice is yours at Sokyo this NYE. With a unique atmosphere that always surprises, your bartender will match wine and sake to the exotic Japanese creations of Executive Chef Chase Kojiima. Recently awarded Bar of the Year at the 2016 TAA Awards, Sokyo is the place to sample exquisite cocktails with a Japanese twist, before indulging in some of the most delicate Japanese dishes in Sydney. Book your NYE reservation today and enjoy a truly authentic Japanese experience.
Settle in for the evening at one of Sydney’s finest buffets. Begin with a complimentary house drink of choice on arrival before tasting the elaborate selection of fresh seafood, authentic dim sum, house-made pizzas, pastas, crisp salads, traditional roasts and an unmatched dessert bar ($105pp or $39 per child aged 5-12 years). Those looking for a relaxing way to spend New Year’s Day can also enjoy a feast with the freshest seafood in Sydney ($69.90pp or $22 per child aged 5-12 years). Ideal for families – kids under five eat free!
Experience a touch of Italy in the heart of Pyrmont this NYE at Pizzaperta. Enjoy the open-air piazza-style Italianate pizzeria and bar and fabulous views of Sydney Harbour. Pizzaperta is known for serving some of Sydney’s most authentic pizzas, paired with the most refreshing, Italian-infused cocktails and a unique wine list. This local favourite leads the way in delivering top-notch casual dining. Get in early to secure your table.
NYE is the night to end all nights so grab your friends and get ready to party like it’s 2017. Why not start your night with a cuba-libre or mojito at Cherry’s Cuban-themed party, or enjoy a glass of sparkling at one of The Star’s other fabulous bars? Whatever you're into, The Star has got the drinks covered.
Party until the sun rises on 2017 at Australia’s only international nightclub, Marquee Sydney, with headline act Krewella, who recently performed at the MTV Fandom Awards and just completed a sold out North American tour. Hailing from Chicago, the electropunk sister duo are bringing their brand new sound to Marquee’s main room for their exclusive Australian show. Tickets from $100 at www.marqueesydney.com/newyearseve.
Take a trip back to prohibition era Cuba at Cherry this NYE! Sip amazing cocktails against the gorgeous skyline backdrop, and take advantage of Cherry’s NYE package with a selection of premium canapés and complimentary Bacardi cocktail. The soundtrack for the night includes the very best in house, disco and Balearic beats brought to you by The Star’s resident DJs, complete with views of the Sydney Harbour fireworks for $160pp. Booking is essential.
Combine some of the world's most sought-after tequilas with the best live music, and you get Rock Lily. It's the place to experience some of Sydney's best local music acts live and loud this NYE. And as you ring in 2017, don’t forget to try the infamous final countdown cocktail. Entry is free.
New Year’s Day at Sky Terrace
Recover from your NYE celebrations at Sydney’s hottest rooftop bar, Sky Terrace. Settle in from 3.00pm for sunset and experience the intimate setting in the garden paradise that is the Agave & Co Tequila Bar, gather your friends around the picturesque Gin Terrace or opt for a beer in the Heineken 3 Bar for the perfect start to 2017. Entry is free.
For more information on New Year’s Eve at The Star, please visit www.star.com.au/nye. For reservations, please call 1800 700 700.