Your West Hollywood Guide to Ringing in 2012

Choose from delicious dining options, hot nightclubs and rockin' music venues.

Don't drop the ball when it comes to New Year's Eve planning. Weho Patch has you covered this year.

Pick your scene in West Hollywood: The Sunset Strip, The Avenues or Boystown—each offers a unique experience. We've rounded up the city’s premier NYE events around town, with help from the West Hollywood Visitor's and Marketing Bureau.

The following is a complete guide to ringing in 2012 in West Hollywood, categorized by dining, parties and LGBT nightlife:


  • is offering a special three-course menu and its regular menu. Open from 6 p.m. until 11:30 p.m. Located at 8720 Sunset Blvd., 310-360-1950.
  • has a prix-fixe menu with two seatings: 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. ($95) and 9 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. ($165). Located at 9200 Sunset Blvd., 323-650-8383.
  •  will feature a $125 five-course menu and champagne at two seatings: 6 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. and 9 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Located at 8439 Sunset Blvd., 323-650-8585.
  • is offering a four-course prix-fixe menu ($230) beginning at 8:30 p.m., with a champagne toast at midnight. Located at 8764 Melrose Ave., 310-432-2000.
  • Lucques is having a luau, featuring a five-course Hawaiian menu. First seating is $110 and second seating is $150 with a champagne toast. Located at 8474 Melrose Ave., 323-655-6277.
  • 's RESTAURANT will offer a prix-fixe menu by Chef de Cuisine Guillaume Burlion for $125 per person. Located at 1200 N. Alta Loma, 310-657-1333.
  • will serve a five-course feast that showcases Chef Sebastien Archambault’s seasonal, market-to-table Southwestern French cuisine. First seating is $65, second seating is $75. Located at 8401 Sunset Blvd., 323-656-1234.
  • is serving a three-course menu ($85) by Chef Gordon Ramsay, as well as a late seating five-course menu ($145). Located at 1020 San Vicente Blvd., 310-358-1020.
  • inside the Mondrian hotel offers two seatings: before 7:30 p.m., the cost is $80; after 8 p.m., it is $100. Located at 8440 Sunset Blvd., 323-848-6000.
  • Eveleigh will host two three-course dinner seatings with champagne toasts. The first is from 5 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. ($75), and the second starts at 9:30 p.m. ($95). Located at 8752 Sunset Blvd., 424-239-1630.


  • Skybar at Mondrian hotel will host Neon New Years, with a performance by the Spazmatics. Open bar from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. priced at $150. Located at 8440 Sunset Blvd., 323-848-6025.
  • is hosting a KCRW concert featuring The Raveonettes and Autoluxe. Doors open at 8 p.m. Presale tickets are $50. Located at 8300 Sunset Blvd., 323-650-9090. 
  • is hosting a party by Cisco Adler, featuring an unlimited open bar for $100 per person, with table service available upon request. Click here for reservations. Located at 8911 Sunset Blvd., 310-360-1400.
  • hosts Dirty Nasty, Andre Legacy and Beardo. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $35. Located at 8852 Sunset Blvd., 310-358-1880.
  • presents Camp Freddy. Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are $50 for general admission, $100 for all-you-can-drink and $200 for all-you-can-drink premium. Located at 9009 Sunset Blvd., 310-278-9457. 
  • has a performance by '80s cover band Steel Panther. Doors open at 9 p.m., show starts at 10 p.m. Tickets start at $37. Located at 8430 Sunset Blvd., 323-848-5100.
  • will host its annual New Year’s celebration from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Cover is $30 and includes a champagne toast and party favors. Located at 8311 Sunset Blvd., 323-822-3850.


  • will host a New Year’s Eve celebration with champagne at midnight and DJs Morningstar and Paulo Ramirez until 4 a.m. For presale tickets, email maryann@mickys.com. Located at 8857 Santa Monica Blvd., 310-657-1176.
  • offers revelers two-for-one drink prices from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Located at 8865 Santa Monica Blvd., 310-652-8865.
  • is having a "Let Them Eat Cake," Marie Antoinette-inspired party with costumes and a two-story DJ booth, plus a champagne toast and cupcakes at midnight. VIP wrist bands cost $100 in advance. No cover charge. Located at 692 Robertson Blvd., 310-855-9977. 
  • will host "Fireball: Saints & Sinners," presented by Cherry Pop and Mr. Black. Doors open at 9 p.m. and the dancing doesn’t stop until 3 a.m. Presale tickets are $20. Located at 661 N. Robertson Blvd., 310-659-4551.
  • presents "NYE11," featuring a complete dinner package ($75) at 5 p.m., with dancing at 11 p.m. Nightclub-only admission is just $10 including a champagne toast at midnight. Located at 8811 Santa Monica Blvd., 310-855-0800.

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