New Year’s holiday: Here’s what’s open in Eastlake

UPDATE: This post has been changed since it was first published. Info on garbage collection has been addd (see below) No garbage collection on Saturday.

Second week, second holiday. More businesses will be open in Eastlake for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day than were open at Christmas.

At least five local restaurants — Cicchetti, Eastlake Bar and Grill, Kristos, Nettletown and Serafina — are having special New Year’s Eve menus. Reservations are required at several of these. Check the list below and their websites for more information.


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NEW YEAR’S EVE
FOOD AND DRINK:

  • Azteca, 1823 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Website: www.aztecamex.com
  • Cicchetti, 121 E. Boston. Special New Year’s Eve Night in Morocco menu. Call 206-859-4155 for reservations. Check website for details. Hours: 5 p.m.-2 a.m. Website: Click here.
  • Eastlake Bar and Grill, 2947 Eastlake Ave. E. Special New Year’s menu, champagne toast and party favors. Reservations available but not required: 206-957-7777. Hours: 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Website: www.neighborhoodgrills.com/eastlake/index.html
  • Eastlake Zoo, 2301 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 1 p.m – 2 a.m. Website: www.eastlakezootavern.com/
  • 14 Carrot Cafe, 2305 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Grand Central Bakery, 1616 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Website: www.grandcentralbakery.com
  • Hiroshi’s, 2501 Eastlake Ave. E. Live jazz on New Year’s Eve. Hours: Dinner 5-9 p.m. Website: www.hiroshis.com
  • Kristos, 3218 Eastlake Ave. E. New Year’s Eve Party features live DJ, champagne toast at midnight. Space limited, RSVP recommended: 206-588-8885. Hours: 9 p.m.-close. Website: www.kristoseastlake.com
  • Le Fournil, 3230B Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Website: www.le-fournil.com.
  • Louisa’s Cafe Bakery, 2379 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Website: www.louisascafe.com
  • Nettletown, 2238 Eastlake Ave. E. Special New Year’s Eve dinner, reservations required: 206-588-3607. Hours: Lunch — 11 a.m.-3 p.m., dinner 7:15-10 p.m. Website: www.nettletown.com.
  • Pazzo’s, 2307 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 11 a.m.-2 a.m.
  • Pomodoro, 2366 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 5 p.m.-1 a.m. Website: www.pomodoro.net
  • Romio’s Pizza & Pasta, 3242 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Website: www.eastlakeromios.com.
  • Serafina: 2043 Eastlake Ave. E. Special New Year’s menu, reservations required: 206-323-0807. Hours: 5 p.m.-midnight. Website: Click here.
  • Starbucks, 2344 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 5 a.m.-8 p.m. Website: www.starbucks.com/store/12504
  • Tamura Sushi Kappa, 2968 Eastlake E., Hours: 5-9:30 p.m. Website: www.sushikappotamura.com
  • Voxx Coffee, 2245 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Website: voxxseattle.com.

GROCERIES:

  • Pete’s Wine Shop, 58 E. Lynn. Hours: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Website: www.peteswineshop.com
  • Neighborhood mini-marts are usually all open.

OTHER:

  • Eastlake Mail, 2226 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 1-3 p.m.
  • Flower Lady, 3230 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 10 a.m.-9p.m. Website: www.seattleflowerlady.com
  • Lake Union Mail, 117 E. Louisa. Hours: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Website: www.lakeunionmail.com
  • Video Quest, 2234 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.

NEW YEAR’S DAY
FOOD AND DRINK:

  • Azteca, 1823 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Eastlake Bar and Grill, 2947 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
  • Eastlake Zoo, 2301 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 3 p.m – 2 a.m. (may open earlier) 
  • 14 Carrot Cafe, 2305 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Hiroshi’s, 2501 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 5-9 p.m.
  • Kristos, 3218 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 11 a.m.-late night. 
  • Louisa’s Cafe Bakery, 2379 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
  • Pazzo’s, 2307 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 11 a.m.-2 a.m.
  • Pomodoro, 2366 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 5 p.m.-1 a.m.
  • Romio’s Pizza & Pasta, 3242 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 1 p.m.-11 p.m. 
  • Starbucks, 2344 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 5 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • Tamura Sushi Kappa, 2968 Eastlake E., Hours: 5-9:30 p.m.
  • Voxx Coffee, 2245 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

GROCERIES:

  • Pete’s Wine Shop, 58 E. Lynn. Hours: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
  • Neighborhood mini-marts should all be open.

OTHER:

  • Flower Lady, 3230 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Video Quest, 2234 Eastlake Ave. E. Hours: 11 a.m.-11 p.m.

BUSES:
Metro is on a reduced schedule (some commuter and school oriented-routes don’t run, regular fares) on Friday. They’ll be on a Sunday schedule (fewer trips than weekdays, reduced fares) on Saturday.

For more information on Metro’s holiday schedules, check their website.

GARBAGE PICKUP:
SDOT says garbage will be collected on New Year’s Eve Day as scheduled. Have your trash out by 7 a.m. to ensure pickup. No garbage collection on Saturday.