By Liz Johnson
Pop some bubbly and count down to the New Year!
Here are a few favorite ways to ring in 2020 throughout Hunterdon County:
Hamilton’s Grill Room
8 Coryell Street, Lambertville
This canal-side, BYOB restaurant is offering two seatings this year for New Year’s Eve. The first is a 6 to 6:30 p.m. seating with a 3-course meal for $75. The second is a 9 to 9:30 p.m. seating with a four-course prix fixe menu for $95. Selections include Anchovy Shrimp, Veal Osso Bucco Milanese and a choice of desserts.
Anton’s at the Swan
43 S Main Street, Lambertville
Anton’s at the Swan will be hosting a New Year’s Eve four-course dinner for $115 per person. Selections include Baked Oysters with Smoked Salmon and Caviar, Grilled Salmon on Lobster Mashed Potatoes, Pumpkin Ravioli with Pistachios, Golden Raisins and Sage Butter.
11 Bridge Street, Lambertville
Housed in a 19th century train station along the Delaware River, this Hunterdon Happening List Winner is open until 11 p.m. with a la carte menu items such as Lobster and Crab Bisque, Meyer Steak and Wedge, Filet Mignon, and Cast Iron NY Strip. Ingredients are sourced from local farms.
The Ryland Inn in Whitehouse Station
115 Old Highway 28, Whitehouse Station
This year’s New Year’s Eve dinner takes place from 4 p.m.-6 p.m. and includes a four-course menu for $99. Entrees include Roasted Cauliflower Steak, Tuscan Seafood Stew and Spice Roasted Duck.
Mountain View Chalet
154 Route 173, Asbury
This alpine-style restaurant has a special holiday al a carte menu for New Year’s Eve that includes Cream of Mushroom Soup, Sausage Stuffed Mushrooms, Oven Roasted Prime Rib and Cold Water Twin Lobster Tails.
The Lovin’ Oven
62A Trenton Ave, Frenchtown
Enjoy a delectable five-course menu with live music. $70 + BYOB from 5 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Or celebrate New Year’s Day with brunch from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
The Clinton House
2 W. Main Street, Clinton
Ring in 2020 with live music by Michael Andrew who will perform between 8 p.m. and midnight. The restaurant will offer its standard a la carte menu which includes offerings such as Jumbo Lump Crabmeat Cocktail, Beef Wellington and Seafood Newburg.
Beaver Brook Country Club
25 Country Club Dr., Annandale
Start the New Year with laughter at Beaver Brook Country Club’s comedy night, which includes a buffet and dessert table, unlimited beer and wine and ball drop. Music, noise makers and hats will be provided at a cost of $120. Festivities begin at 8 p.m.
The Rail at Readington
157 Main Street, Whitehouse Station
Ring out 2019 with Not Enough Jeff’s and guests, including champagne and a midnight buffet. Event begins at 9 p.m. and is hosted by Sam’s Bands.
American Spirits Roadhouse
1090 Route 173, Asbury
Celebrate 2019 with the band Sabbath Unleashed and a “surprise” set at this Hunterdon Happening List Winner venue.