What can you do for New Years Eve 2012 In Venice? There are  a range of options for celebrating from free to fee at various restaurants and cafes from beach casual to stylish. 


The Abbot Kinney First Fridays blog is featuring one fabulous venue for celebrating from these great options, Primitivo Wine Bistro on Abbot Kinney Blvd.

Primitivo Wine Bistro a long time Venice fave known for it’s excellent wine selection by Wine Sommelier and Owner Daniel Deny plus it’s French and Mediterranean inspired menu that will simply rock your palate! It’s located at 1025 Abbot Kinney Blvd., close to Westminster.
Start your New Year’s Eve night out as early as 5:30 with delectable special dishes created by Chef Adam Bussell for the big night! 
The New Year’s Eve Special dishes are:

    *Mascarpone Gnocchi-brown butter, winter squash, shaved brussel $18
    *Atlantic Striped Bass-Potato puree, little neck clams, mirpoix $28
    *Grilled 18 oz Ribeye-Roasted root vegetables, arugula, winter black truffle jus $48
    *Champagne Sorbet-Berry coulis, mixed berries, baby mint $8

    Plus, a Special gift for every customer–Amuse Bouche!

Primitivo Wine Bistro
1025 Abbot Kinney Blvd.
Call to RSVP 310-396-5353
Valet Parking behind restaurant, enter from Electric Ave.

More NYE  2012 Events in Venice:

Canal Club & James’ Beach
Shangri La-La 2013 & Venice Beach Ball Drop
5:00pm – 2:00am
60 N. Venice Blvd. & 2025 Pacific Ave.
Tropical Tiki Paradises with 3D countdown, music and bar plus Great Venice Beach Ball and Miss Venice 2013.
James’ Beach Party Seating Package $89 (+gratuity)
Canal Club Party Seating Package $69 (+gratuity)
Call to rsvp 310-823-5396

Chaya Venice
Live Music with the Gumbo Bros.
110 Navy St
Call for details and to rsvp: 310-396-1179
Local faves the Gumbo Bros.play their New Orleans funk  with two dinner seatings with advance rsvp.

Joe’s Restaurant
1023 Abbot Kinney Boulevard
4 course meal highlighting different flavors from around the world.
$65 person early seating
$95 person late seating after 9pm
Includes Complimentary champagne at midnight & dancing.
Call to rsvp 310-399-5811

Santino’s Venice
Venice Beach NYE Party. Getting “BACK TWO BASIC” No sugar coated with DJ’s, Art Show, FREE Champagne at 12am
9:00pm – 4:00am
1611 Pacific Ave.

Talking Stick
New Year’s Eve Party Featuring Open Mic Musicians Jam hosted by Nickie Black, DJ Noj & the MoZaic Children. There will be a group of fantastic and eclectic local musicians playing til the midnite hour.
6:30pm – 1:00am
1411 Lincoln Blvd.
One purchase buys your entrance.

Townhouse Venice
52 Windward Ave
8:00pm until 2:00am
Midnight in Venice: Inspired by “Midnight in Paris”  at the original Venice Speakeasy! Food spread from 8-10PM, then indulge in The Del Monte Speakeasy with: punch bowls, live music, dancing, champagne toast, themed cocktails!
$30 Presale, $40 Door

It’s All About Venice!