New Year’s Eve For Procrastinators

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If your one big resolution for 2020 is to stop putting things off until the very last minute—well, you still have one more day to indulge in a bad habit. We rounded up our top picks for places that can still (as of this printing) get you in under the wire for an end-of-year soirée. Or, at least a glass of bubbly at the bar.

Studio C (1051 E. 54th St.,  317-672-7219)

Chef Greg Hardesty’s show kitchen still has some available seats for a Roaring ’20s party. The five-course meal with seatings at 6 and 6:30 p.m. will feature courses like chicken liver paté with pita, cured salmon, and shrimp bisque—with an optional sixth-course dessert. $150

Turchetti’s Delicatessen (1110 Prospect St., 317-492-9874)

Fountain Square’s inventive meat market will host a Hindsight 2020 party with passed hors d’oeuvres, including a signature antipasto platter and paté de fruit Jello shots. There will be midnight bubbles and one drink of choice included in the price of admission. $75

Black Market (922 Massachusetts Ave., 317-822-6757)

A five-course Mexican New Year Sparking Wine Dinner is planned at the cozy end of Mass Ave, starting with roasted red prawns. $100

Spoke & Steele (123 S. Illinois St., 317-737-1616)

The resident dining spot inside downtown’s Le Méridien boutique hotel will offer three NYE specials, along with the restaurant’s regular menu.

Tinker Street (402 E. 16th St., 317-925-5000)

Reservations for the sit-down meal are full, but last-minute walk-ins can still jockey for a spot at the bar.

Ocean Prime (8555 N River Rd., 317-569-0975)

In addition to its full menu, the luxe seafood restaurant will offer two specials on New Year’s Eve: broiled sea bass over lobster risotto with roasted red pepper cream and fennel herb salad, and a Piedmontese filet.

Oakleys Bistro (1464 W. 86th St., 317-824-1231)

A prix fixe dinner includes a choice of three elaborate courses—a starter, entrée, and dessert. $75