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Blue 13 Table for two at 7 p.m. Five-course menu $100, $150 with wine; seven-course menu $140, $210 with wine. 416 W. Ontario St.; 312-787-1400

BLT American Brasserie Table for two at 7:30 p.m., table for four at 9 p.m. A la carte menu with luxury specials. 500 W. Superior St.; 312-948-8744

Bombay Spice Table for four at 8 p.m. New Year's Eve platter of Indian dishes, with glass of wine, $50 for two, $60 for four. 450 N. Clark St.; 312-477-7657

Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba Table for two and for four at 8 and 9 p.m. Regular menu, with specials; cava toast at midnight. 2024 N. Halsted St.; 773-935-5000

Cantina Laredo Table for two at 8 p.m., table for four at 9 p.m. A la carte menu with specials. 508 N. State St.; 312-955-0014

Carlos' Table for two at 5-5:30 p.m. "Last Hurrah" New Year's Eve dinner, multiple courses for $120 (late seating slightly higher). 429 Temple Ave., Highland Park; 847-432-0770

Carlucci Two tickets available. Celebration features buffet dinner, two drink tickets, live entertainment and champagne toast; $75. 1801 Butterfield Road, Downers Grove; 630-512-0990

Carnivale Table for two at 10 p.m. A la carte menu, entertainment, including DJ, contortionist, burlesque entertainers. 702 W. Fulton St.; 312-850-5005

Ceres' Table Table for two at 5:30 p.m. Three-course menu, $50; later seating features four-course menu, $65. 4882 N. Clark St.; 773-878-4882

Chalkboard Two tables for two at 8:30 p.m. Five-course menu $75, $100 with wine. Family New Year's Eve from 5 to 6:30 p.m. with a la carte menu, $12 children's menu. 4343 N. Lincoln Ave.; 773-477-7144

Chens Chinese and Sushi Two tickets. Buffet dinner, open bar, party favors; $45. Regular menu also available. 3506 N. Clark St.; 773-549-9100

Chicago Cut Steakhouse Table for four at 7 and 9 p.m. Regular menu plus luxury specials; live music 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Champagne toast. 300 N. LaSalle St.; 312-329-1800

Chicago Firehouse Table for four at 8 p.m., table for two at 9 p.m. A la carte menu with specials. 1401 S. Michigan Ave.; 312-786-1401

Chicago Q Table for four at 8 p.m. A la carte menu with specials; special champagne prices and midnight champagne toast. 1160 N. Dearborn St.; 312-642-1160

CityGate Grille Two tables for two at 8:30 p.m. Party cover charge, $65, includes open bar until 12:30 a.m., appetizer buffet until midnight and champagne toast. Live music. Restaurant will serve a la carte menu until 11 p.m. 2020 Calamos Court, Naperville; 630-718-1010

Charlie Trotter's Two tickets at 7:30 p.m. Luxury dining stations throughout the restaurant; champagne, wine and sake stations; DJ with dancing and midnight champagne toast; $350. Black-tie optional. 816 W. Armitage Ave.; 773-248-6228

Coco Pazzo Table for four at 9:30 p.m. Special a la carte menu featured. 300 W. Hubbard St.; 312-836-0900

Custom House Tavern Table for four at 8 p.m. Five-course supper-club menu; $75. 500 S. Dearborn St.; 312-523-0200

Cyrano's Bistrot & Wine Bar Table for four at any early seating (before 8 p.m.), table for four in main dining room and table for two in Cabaret room at 8:30 p.m. Early seating four-course menu, $59; main dining room four-course menu, $69; Cabaret five-course tasting menu, live music, champagne toast, $80. 546 N. Wells St.; 312-467-0546

D'Noche Latin American Kitchen & Bar Table for four at 5, 7 and 10 p.m. First two seatings feature three-course menu with signature cocktail and glass of champagne, $45 (tax and tip included). Late seating features three-course menu, three-hour open bar, glass of champagne, DJ and dancing, $65 (tax and tip included). 2714 N. Milwaukee Ave.; 773-289-4274

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