What's Open New Year's Day

Who said New Year’s Eve is the only time to celebrate? Why not start out 2018 with a bang?

Bowl in retro lanes, play your favorite arcade games, indulge in a delicious steak, or cheers to a fresh start over brunch. Celebrate the New Year Minneapolis style. 

Bryant Lake Bowl

Retro bowling lanes, a full bar and awesome menu (including brunch!) will cure your post-NYE woes. Open 9am – 2am.

Fogo de Chao

Chow down on fantastic Brazillian-inspired dishes including fire-roasted meats carved tableside, a salad bar worth two trips, fresh seafood and yes, brunch! Save the cooking for another day and take it easy at Fogo de Chao. Open 11am – 10pm.

Mystic Lake

The fun doesn’t have to stop after New Year’s Eve. Start 2018 with a bang at Mystic Lake. With free events, music, food, a golf course, a spa and plenty of entertainment, the incredible energy found at Mystic Lake is contagious. Enjoy a delicious brunch, or spend the day playing games. Open all day (and all night).

Punch Bowl Social

It’s time to get your game on. Head to Punch Bowl Social for a little competition in the New Year. Enjoy an arcade, bowling, table games, karaoke as well as a full menu and delicious drinks. Open 11am – 12:30am

Dave & Buster’s

Hundreds of state-of-the-art games, prizes, craft beer and a full menu. From old classics to exclusive new games, competition to solo challenges, and plenty of prizes to be won, Dave & Buster’s will take care of that gaming itch. Open 11am – midnight.

McCormick & Schmick’s

At McCormick & Schmick’s you’ll find fresh seafood, delicious salads, savory steaks and an extensive wine menu with a great happy hour. Enjoy gourmet food in an upscale spot. Open 11:30am – 10pm.

Manny’s Steakhouse

Excellent service, superb quality, and a mean steak are what have made Manny’s Steakhouse a destination for meat lovers. Don’t miss out on their famous meat cart, which shows you all of the cuts available to order and is sure to make your mouth water. Open for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.

The Living Room

Cozy up by the fire, get your game on at the arcade, or sip on an artisan cocktail at The Living Room located at W Minneapolis – The Foshay. Take it easy or go big. Start the New Year however you choose. Open from 3pm – 1am.


Originally meant to me Wilbur Foshay’s private full-floor getaway, Prohibition on the 27th floor of the Foshay tower provides one of the absolute best views in Minneapolis. Enjoy 360 degrees of windows, a 1920s speakeasy vibe, and killer cocktails. Open 5pm – midnight.

Burger Jones

Jonesing for a burger? Burger Jones knows, and they’re here to help. Build your own burger or choose from their specialities such as the Classic Paddy Melt or White Trash Burger. Their Sortaburgers like the Nacho, Gyro or Beet Burger will surprise your taste buds and have you questioning your history with burgers. They also offer hot dogs, a tri-fry tasting tower, and hard malts and shakes. Your New Year’s resolution can wait. Open from 11am – 11pm.

Chino Latino

Global flavors with a hot twist of Latin fusion. Sushi, Korean lettuce wraps, tacos, Cuban pork, peanut curry, steamed mussels, and more will ignite your palate. Fresh cocktails (one of the best margaritas in town) and a great beer and wine list accompany the cuisine perfectly. They even offer a gluten sensitive menu. Branch out a little in 2018! Open 4:30pm – midnight.


It’s game time. Table tennis, skee ball, pin ball, Nintendo 64, foodball, board games, battleship, Yahtzee, Shoots and Ladders – and more. Enjoy a great selection of tap beers, wine or craft, seasonal cocktails as well as a variety of snacks, sandwiches, burgers, salads and entrees to keep you energized. Open from 4 – 10pm.

The Good Earth

Determined to stick to your resolution? The Good Earth can help. They offer healthy, yet incredibly flavorful dishes so that you don’t need to dream about those chicken and waffles from the other weekend. Try their brunch – ten grain hotcakes, egg white omelets, turkey sausage scramble, steel cut oatmeal and more. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Pittsburgh Blue

Both the Edina and Maple Grove locations will be open on New Year’s Day. Enjoy flavorful steaks, a rich wine list, a full bar and the kind of service that’ll have you inviting your waiter to the table. Enjoy brunch, lunch, dinner and happy hour. Open from 11am – 10pm.

Red Cow

Why not have some fun on New Year’s Day? Red Cow is a lively, modern tavern with upscale burgers and craft beer. Their combinations are clever and their flavors, spot on. Not everyone knows this, but they have a fantastic brunch. Go healthy with the 5 grain breakfast bowl or veggie scramble, or get decadent with the red velvet pancakes or fried chicken & biscuits. Open from 9am – 1am.


Satisfy your appetite at Firelake. Find delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner with fresh, seasonal ingredients. Try the wild rice soup, pan fried walleye, or smoked venison loin for bold flavor and local flare. Open until 10pm.