Restaurants for New Year’s Eve Dinner in Danbury, CT

December 8th, 2022 by

If you’re looking for a more relaxing way to spend the holiday rather than go to big parties and events, go out for tasty food with your loved ones. Or grab a quick bite before heading out to a fun party to ring in the new year. There are plenty of nice places to eat outside Carmel, New York, and avoid the hustle and bustle of the big holiday in the city.

Our team at Meadowland of Carmel compiled a list of restaurants for New Year’s Eve dinner in Danbury, Connecticut, where you can enjoy a meal and chat over a drink or two with your friends before the ball drop.

Craft Kitchen and Bar

Restaurants in Danbury. CT you need to try for New Years

Craft Kitchen and Bar is a fantastic place to take your holiday guests or grab dinner with your friends on New Year’s Eve because it’s open until midnight. Here, you can expect meals with fresh and high-quality ingredients. The restaurant has a unique yet warm atmosphere with its textured walls, reclaimed wood from the Adirondack Mountains, and the Catskill Mountains used to make the tables and bars. You can also sit comfortably in the handmade tufted booths.

On the dinner menu, you can find several delicious items to order, such as:

  • Black spaghetti.
  • Shrimp and grits.
  • Mushroom ravioli.
  • Free ranged half chicken.
  • Steak and frites.

Before midnight, why not try some of these drinks from the drinks and wine menus:

  • Sparkling wine.
  • Red, white, or rose wine.
  • Peach mule.
  • Craft old fashioned.
  • Craft margarita.


  • Hours
    • Monday through Saturday from noon to midnight.
    • Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to midnight.
  • Location
  • 93 Mill Plain Road, Danbury.

Dolce Restaurant and Wine Bar

For a tasty meal and a fine glass of wine, the Dolce Restaurant and Wine Bar is the right place for you. You can savor your meals and beverages in an elegant and contemporary atmosphere with exposed pendant lights hanging above the bar, dark chestnut countertops, and classy black tablecloths in the table area. Before or after your meal, ask the server about the available wine tastings. You can enjoy chatting with your loved ones and choosing your favorite wine from the flight.

Some wine and cocktails you can order here includes:

  • Cosmopolitan.
  • Moscow mule.
  • House red wine.
  • House white wine.
  • Lemon drop martini.

Pair your glasses of wine or cocktails with one or several of these meals from the lunch and dinner menus:

  • Black angus New York sirloin.
  • Veal or chicken parmigiano.
  • Grilled salmon.
  • Penne vodka sauce.
  • Buffalo chicken pizza.
  • Hours
    • Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
    • Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Location
    • 39 B Mill Plain Road, Danbury.

Thai Pepper

Thai Pepper is a good choice if you’re looking for a healthy Thai meal to eat during the holiday. The menu has several items for you to choose from, and each month the restaurant has a special menu, featuring different, delicious options. Thai Pepper also has vegetarian menu options available, and only the freshest ingredients. You can also be sure you’re getting an authentic meal because the chefs have more than 20 years of experience and are originally from Thailand.

Taste some of these yummy entrees on the menu:

  • Pad Thai.
  • Pineapple fried rice.
  • Red, green, or yellow curry.
  • Phad garlic and pepper.
  • Drunken noodles.

Don’t forget to order some refreshing beverages with your meal, such as:

  • Bubble tea.
  • Homemade lemonade.
  • Thai iced tea.
  • Thai iced coffee.
  • Beer and sake.
  • Red or white wine.

Additionally, you can order your food online if you’re looking to have a nice restaurant meal at home and avoid crowds.

  • Hours
    • Monday and Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Closed on Wednesday.
    • Thursday through Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
    • Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Location
  • 45 Padanaram Road, Suite 1, Danbury.

4 Seasons Mediterranean Restaurant

Have an Italian meal for your New Year’s Eve dinner at the 4 Seasons Mediterranean Restaurant. After your meal in an inviting atmosphere with white walls, beautiful wall decorations, and elegant white tablecloth, have a glass of wine and order dessert.

Try some of these great meals from the restaurant’s lunch and dinner menu:

  • Chicken parmesan with pasta.
  • Gnocchi tomato sauce with fresh mozzarella.
  • Rigatoni bolognese.
  • Shrimp Mediterranean.
  • Vegetable paella.

Use the restaurant’s site to make reservations and ensure your table.

  • Hours
    • Tuesday through Thursday from noon to 9 p.m.
    • Friday and Saturday from noon to 10 p.m.
    • Sunday from noon to 9 p.m.
    • Closed on Monday.
  • Location
    • 54 Pembroke Road, Danbury.

Le’s Kitchen

Enjoy a home-cooked Vietnamese dinner on New Year’s Eve with your loved ones at Le’s Kitchen. Here, you can eat your meal with your friends in a warm, home-like environment. The windows are large with beautiful curtains draped from above, and Le’s Kitchen has darker-colored wood tables and paneling around where you order. If you’re a student, don’t forget to bring your school ID with you for a discount on your meal.

Some yummy food on the menu includes:

  • Pho beef and meatballs.
  • Crispy tofu.
  • Grilled pork and egg rolls.
  • Beef and broccoli.
  • Vietnamese fried rice.

Additionally, you can order for delivery to skip the lines and crowds on Dec. 31.

  • Hours
    • Monday through Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Location
    • 18 Mill Plain Road, Danbury.

So, there you have it. Our top picks for restaurants for New Year’s Eve dinner in Danbury, Connecticut. What do you think of the list? Did we miss one of your favorite places for a good meal and delicious drink to catch up with your friends? Contact us, and tell us about it. We’d love to hear your opinions, and we might even add them to our list for others to enjoy this upcoming holiday.

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Photo Credits: Restaurant by Shangyou Shi is licensed with Unsplash License

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