Ring In The New Year In Laguna Beach!

Travel + Leisure readers just ranked Laguna Beach as one of the “Top 25 towns in America to spend the holidays”, and we can certainly see why. Residents of Laguna Beach know exactly how to celebrate the holidays in style and with good cheer – and New Year’s Eve is no exception! The party keeps rolling all the way to the end of the year, and there are many places around town that are gearing up to ring in 2015. Here’s a look at some of the places where you can enjoy great food and drink and make some noise to welcome in the New Year!

Brussels Bistro

Brussels Bistro will be open from 4pm-1am. Dance the night away with the DJ who will be spinning tunes beginning at 10:30pm. For more information call 949-376-7955.

Driftwood Kitchen

This waterfront restaurant is hosting a special event on New Year’s Eve, with a performance by Common Sense. General Admission tickets are $30 or $75 for VIP. Call 949-715-7700 for more information.

Grand Ballroom – Montage

One of Laguna Beach’s most cherished holiday destinations will be pulling out the stops for New Year’s Eve. In the Grand Ballroom, there will be a Reception from 9am-1:30am, featuring an Hors d’oeuvres station from 9pm-11pm, a midnight champagne toast, a gourmet food truck, and a Nespresso coffee station and dessert buffet from 12:30am-1:30am. For more information and to make reservations please call 949-715-6420.

The Loft – Montage

Another Montage favorite, The Loft will feature two seatings on New Year’s Eve. The first seating from 5pm-7pm will feature a 4-course holiday tasting menu, choice of appetizer, entrée, cheese and desert. Price is $120/adult and $35/children 4-12. The second seating is from 8pm-10pm and features a 5-course holiday tasting menu. There will be live music from 8pm-1am with a complimentary champagne toast and party favors. Price is $175/adult and $55/children 4-12.

Studio at Montage

For those that really want to celebrate in style, Studio at Montage is offering a reception from 8pm-9pm with dinner from 9pm-1am. It will include a 5-course chef’s tasting menu, live music, dancing, party favors and a champagne toast. Tickets are $450/person while includes cocktails, reception and wine pairings. For more information please call 949-715-6420.


This Laguna Beach favorite will have a first seating from 4:30pm-6:30pm with a 3-course meal. Price is $59/adults and $14/children. Second seating will be from 7:30pm-12:30am and feature a 4-course meal. Price is $99/adults and $14/children. Stone Jonez will be playing live music from 9pm-12:30am. There is a $20 cover from 7pm for guests with no reservations. It is standing room only in the bar. Safe ride is available. Call 949-715-7777 for more information or to make reservations.

OceanView Bar & Grill

They will be celebrating in true Hotel Laguna fashion at the OceanView Bar & Grill! The party begins at 7pm and includes a seafood bar and 3-course dinner, petite bottle of champagne, midnight toast, live music from a Beatles Tribute Band, and party hats and noisemakers! Price is $175/person. Please call 949-494-1151 for more information.

No matter how you decide to spend New Year’s Eve – whether it is at home with family and friends or a night on the town – everyone at The Stanaland Group wishes you a safe, healthy, and prosperous 2015!