Where to Toast 2019

We are only days left before the final countdown to the new year.  It’s time to gather your friends and family, make plans and host an amazing New Year’s Eve (NYE) party!

We present our recommendations for five group venues to host an unforgettable celebration to usher in 2019:

1. The Black Swan

Photo: The Black Swan

Suit up and host a glamorous NYE party at the Black Swan, housed in a beautifully restored 1930s landmark building.  With its Art Deco-style interior reminiscent of Gotham city, this steakhouse has created a special NYE menu with wine pairing. Feast over decadent classics including oysters, bacon & baked potato chowder and a Westholme wagyu ribeye roast. Book a table or upgrade to a private room in the ultra-exclusive basement of the building’s former vault. Post dinner, head upstairs to The Powder Room and enjoy a  cocktail experience film noir style. Don’t forget your bow ties and feather boas!

19 Cecil Street, Singapore 049704
Reservations: +65 6438 3757
NYE menu is only available on 31st Dec and starts from $98++ per guest. More information here.

2. Panamericana

Photo: Panamericana

For a more relaxed and island-style affair, head over to Panamericana on Sentosa. This sprawling venue located within the Sentosa Golf Club has the most picturesque views of the South China Sea. The casual Pan-American Grill and Bar features a verandah and lawn, perfect for events.  Secure a table at the verandah and enjoy the natural sea views and breeze as your group dines over sumptuous South American cuisine. The highlights here are the grilled whole meats and seafood cooked over charcoal in an Asador, a traditional Argentina grill. Dine family style and order refreshing island-style cocktails, small plates to share and a grill for the mains. For dessert, save room for the Churros which are light,fluffy and dipped in decadent chocolate!

Sentosa Golf Club, 27 Bukit Manis Road Singapore 099892
Reservations: +65 6253 8182

3. Origin Bar & Grill

Origin Bar Shangri-la Hotel Singapore
Origin Bar & Grill

If you are missing the Ball Drop at Times Square in New York City, head over to Origin Bar which will be hosting a New York Countdown Party complete with a live Jazz band.. Journey back through Singapore history with an interior that references the old English trains that used to run from the Tank Road Railway Station to the Woodlands Jetty in the early 1900s.  For dinner, book a table at the grill to enjoy a special New Year’s Eve menu before adjourning to the bar to sip on cocktails inspired by the five key districts of Singapore.  The Buona Vista cocktail, named for the first Italian settlement in Singapore offers a rich and creamy taste of chocolate and coffee with Campari, perfect for a sweet ending to the year!

Shangri-la Hotel, 22 Orange Grove Road, Singapore 258350
Reservations: +65 6737 3644
New Year’s Eve Dinner Menu from $128++ per person for a four-course set menu. More Information here.

4. The Other Roof

The Other Roof Bar Singapore
The Other Roof Singapore

Conceptualised by the same folks behind The Other Room,  The Other Roof is a unique rooftop cocktail bar at Ang Siang Hill specialising in bespoke tea-finished spirits. In fact, it is the  only one in the world to feature a whopping  400 different tea-finished spirits and cocktails on their drinks list.. Gather a troop of friends and order the Supernova Royal – a mega 1700ml punchbowl featuring a whole bottle of bubbles, lucky duchess tea gin, and dry floral fortified wines. That will surely get everyone in the party spirit in 3,2,1…

28 Ann Siang Road, Singapore 069708
Reservations: +65 6100 2882

5. Caffe Fernet

Caffe Fernet Singapore
Caffe Fernet Singapore

If you’re seeking to party the night away and catch the Marina Bay Fireworks, look no further than Caffe Fernet. Taking prime spot at Collyer Quay at the Bay,  Caffe Fernet are hosting a mega countdown party complete with DJ Heffny from the AOS Collective and free flow food and drinks. Toast over glasses of Aperol Spritz, Watermelon Froses, Classic Negronis and graze over an Italian feast including Burrata sandwiches, Wild Mushroom Lasagne and the crowd pleaser Crispy Porchetta.

70 Collyer Quay, #01-05 Singapore 049323
Reservations: +65 9178 1105
Tickets for the NYE countdown party start from S$100++ per guest with various upgrades available. More information here.

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