aliveOne (2683 N Halsted St)
aliveOne will open at 9 p.m. on New Year's Day. Celebrate the New Year and enjoy $5 Absolut bloody marys, $6 Jameson shots, $3 PBR bottles, $4 Temperance brews as well as FREE pool all night.
Belly Up Smokehouse and Saloon (1132 S Wabash St)
Belly Up will open at 10 a.m. on New Year's Day and serve brunch until 3 p.m. featuring a special "Toast to 2017" drink menu which is as follows:
- $7 Toast Vodka drinks
- $5 Bulleit shots
- $5 Jameson shots with a pickleback
- Half-off all draft beers
- $20.17 bottomless mimosas
- $20.17 bottomless bloody marys (featuring a build-your-own bloody mary bar with wings, hot links, celery, onion rings, cheddar cubes, shrimp cocktail, mini grilled cheese, pickles (raw & fried), candies bacon, asparagus wrapped in prosciutto, olives, bleu cheese stuffed olives and beef sliders)
Brunch menu highlights include Smoked Brisket Hash (12-hour smoked brisket, potatoes, peppers, crispy onion, fried egg, red-eye barbecue sauce; $13), Pork and Grits (smoked pork belly, cheddar grits, red-eye barbecue sauce, scallions; $12) and more.
Commonwealth Tavern (2000 W Roscoe St)
Commonwealth Tavern will open on New Year's Day at 10 a.m for a special "First Brunch of 2017", available until 3 p.m. As a Dallas Cowboys bar, Commonwealth will broadcast the game vs. the Philadelphia Eagles at 12 p.m. Specials will include $4 Tecate cans, $5 Miller Lite stadium cups and $4 Fireball shots. Commonwealth will also serve brunch on Monday, January 2 beginning at 10 a.m. and broadcast all college bowl games.
On both January 1 and 2, enjoy a $3 Build-Your-Own Mimosa Bar with various fruits and juices and a $6 Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar stacked with hot sauces, veggies, meats and more. Menu highlights include Brunch Schnitzel (herb aioli, smoked potatoes, pickled red onion, fried egg; $14), Pig Muffin (maple pig head, farm egg, American cheese, English muffin; $12), and Kentucky Hot Brown (smoked turkey, bacon, tomato, beer cheese, sourdough, $14).
Easy Bar (1944 W Division St)
Easy Bar will be open from 3 p.m. to 2 a.m. on New Year's Day. Celebrate the new year at Easy Bar and enjoy $6 Jameson shots as well as 19 beers on tap and a seasonal cocktail menu. DJ Sir Isaac will also spin a set from 10 p.m. to midnight.