New Year’s Eve Dinner Menu Ideas: Our 5 Best Menus From Top Private Chefs

New Year’s Eve is a special day for sure. It is also a confusing one. The pressure to have fun at one of the parties can make the evening far from the best night of your life. So if your years of being party animal are rather behind you, or you simply want to try something different this year. Why not have a lovely dinner instead? Gather with your family or close friends around the table and save the memory of this year along with images of delicious food. To make the planning a little easier have a look at some of our chef’s New Years Eve dinner menu ideas to inspire your amazing evening.

New Year's Eve Dinner Menu Ideas: Our 5 Best Menus From Top Private Chefs

New Year’s Eve Dinner Menu Ideas: Our 5 Best Menus From Top Private Chefs

Chef Thomas

Fennel and pear saladPan seared pike perch White chocolate tiramisu

  • Fennel and pear salad

  • Pan seared pike perch

  • White chocolate tiramisu

First on our list of New Year’s Eve dinner menu ideas is a creation from Chef Thomas. If you are spending this New Year’s Eve in Berlin you can enjoy this elegant menu. This 3-course menu is not only a feast for your taste buds but also for your eyes.

Chef Sara

Woodpigeon carpaccio on sourdough bread Partridge risotto

  • Woodpigeon carpaccio on sourdough bread

  • Partridge risotto

  • Rabbit Ballotine

  • Trio of Italian Dessert

If you are looking for a passionate Italian chef to bring the best to your table, Chef Sara is the person for your New Year’s Eve dinner. This modern and bold twist on Italian classics is exactly what you need for your evening to be the unforgettable transition to the New Year.

Chef Valentino

Bluefin tuna tartar with Iranian sevruga caviar, watermelon radish, wasabi and lemon coulisCock-crab salad with Tyco lime, coriander, cumin, spring carrot White asparagus with organic poached egg dressing, spring herb Rice-crusted Scottish sea scallops, spring beans, Taggiasche olive and a pesto broth Duo of New Zealand grass-fed lamb with spring “Laitue braise”, radish and a pistachio-grape chutney Hazelnut dacquoise with milk chocolate parfait Venezuelan chocolate café brûlot

  • Bluefin tuna tartar with Iranian sevruga caviar, watermelon radish, wasabi and lemon coulis

  • Cock-crab salad with Tyco lime, coriander, cumin, spring carrot

  • White asparagus with organic poached egg dressing, spring herb

  • Rice-crusted Scottish sea scallops, spring beans, Taggiasche olive and a pesto broth

  • Duo of New Zealand grass-fed lamb with spring “Laitue braise”, radish and a pistachio-grape chutney

  • Hazelnut dacquoise with milk chocolate parfait Venezuelan chocolate café brûlot

If you have decided to impress your guests with a tasting menu, Chef Valentino is your choice. This incredible and luxurious menu will allow you to delight in the food and the company. This menu will be especially appreciated by seafood lovers.

Chef Deji

Fish pepper soupSpicy beef Suya Baked chicken with caramelized onions Jollof riceChin-Chin chocolate cheesecake

 

  • Fish pepper soup

  • Spicy beef Suya

  • Jollof rice

  • Baked chicken with caramelized onions

  • Chin-Chin chocolate cheesecake

If you have been looking for something more exotic and extraordinary why not try Chef Deji’s African feast. This can be a lovely dinner if your quiet gathering has turned into more of a buffet-style party. 

Chef Greg

Malouf's Mezza Wild sea bass Tarator-style, coriander, walnuts & chili wafersLamb shoulder slow cooked in Baharat spices & parsnip skordalia

 

  • Malouf’s Mezza

  • Wild sea bass Tarator-style, coriander, walnuts & chili wafers

  • Lamb shoulder slow cooked in Baharat spices & parsnip skordalia

  • Organic Medjool date brûlée, with honeyed wafers

Last but not least on our list of New Year’s Eve dinner menu ideas is this amazing Lebanese inspired menu from Chef Greg. This would be an incredible treat for a dinner with a small group of friends.
 
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