MVT Go-To Guide: New Year’s Eve

Thursday December 22, 2022

How about counting down to 2023 in MVT? Check out one (or many!) of these MVT restaurants offering special events and deals this New Year’s Eve: 

Bar Chinois
455 I Street NW
Party into the New Year with DJ sets and champagne specials starting at 10pm on New Year’s Eve!
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1025 5th Street NW 

New Year, new taco? The latest #bartacosecret slow-roasted pork taco is a tasty bite to celebrate with! This newest taco features a mustard-rubbed and slow-roasted pork shoulder on a crunchy cabbage slaw topped with a tangy Carolina-style mustard sauce. Dine-in on New Years Eve by calling (202) 888-8226 to reserve a spot and enjoy the #bartacosecret slow-roasted pork taco with your favorite not tacos + freshly-squeezed cocktails. Or order the #bartacosecret taco for take out or delivery via — try it with our #bartacotacopacks and let everyone build their own tacos at home.

Busboys and Poets
450 K Street NW 

Ring in the New Year at Busboys and Poets! The kitchen is staying open until 12:30am on New Year’s Eve so come in for dinner and stay to watch the ball drop with good company and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Plus! Don’t miss their annual New Year’s Day Pajama Brunch! Roll out of bed, and into brunch! Stay in those PJ’s, robes and slippers and head over to 450 K Street for brunch at from 10am-4pm.

476 K Street NW 

Start your evening at dLeña with their five-course, prix fixe menu for $150 per person, with an optional $75 coursed beverage pairing, on New Year’s Eve then continue the celebration downstairs at dLeña ROJA as the sub-level lounge will feature live music from 8pm to 2am! The modern Mexican concept will also offer its bottomless brunch service for New Year’s Day on Sunday, January 1, from 10am-3pm.

453 K Street NW 

Mandu is offering a special New Years Eve prix fixe menu inspired by the Korean cuisine genre called “Baekban Jungsik” which is a set menu of a variety of dishes served together. Each guest will get a tray comprised of:

  • Kimchi, Pickled Radish, and Soy Laquered Potatoes
  • Beef & Pork Mandu
  • Steamed Egg with Butter-Poached Lobster and Caviar
  • Gamja Sujebi – a spicy soup of potatoes and hand torn ribbons of dough
  • Braised Whole Prawn with Korean Radish
  • Seared NY Strip Steak

In addition, each guest will get a complimentary glass of bubbly to start, a treat of Korean beef tartare to kick off the meal, and a persimmon panna cotta for dessert.

Ottoman Taverna
425 I Street NW 

Ottoman Taverna is offering two prix fixe dining options to get you into 2023. Listen to a live DJ on New Years Eve from 4 pm to midnight while enjoying a special four-course dinner menu and then come back on New Year’s Day for bottomless brunch from 11am-2:45pm. Plus! There’s still time to claim the $10 bonus card for every $50 gift card purchased. If you’re looking for that last minute Christmas gift, visit to purchase yours today.

Present Company
438 Massachusetts Avenue NW 

Party with Present Company on New Year’s Eve with their $65 Open Bar + Champagne Toast from 9pm-1pm. Reserve your tickets in advance to save your spot!

919 5th Street NW 

Cheers “Silvester” (New Years Eve) at Prost DC! Ring in 2023 with German beer, food, and fun techno vibes! Purchase tickets to gain access to the four-hour open bar, German food buffet, German luck charm party favor, and champagne toast at midnight!