Chinese New Year Roundup of Celebrations in Miami

Kung Hei Fat Choy!  Since I’m not organizing a Chinese New Year gathering this year, I’ve put together a list of Chinese/Asian restaurants celebrating Year of the Rooster with a Lion Dance or Special Menu or both so you can go and experience it, you’re welcome.  Call them PRIOR to going to avoid disappointment, I’m just the messenger.  I called many of them and gathered information from various sources for your dining pleasure, enjoy!


So, what does the Year of the Rooster mean to you?  First, find out if you are a Rooster here and everything you need to know about your characteristics, luck, wealth, work, health and love prospects. I’m a little superstitious about cleaning, so I’ve already done all my cleaning.  On Chinese New Year day, sweeping or cleaning is not a good idea cause you’ll sweep away your good luck!

ImageHowever, if you’re like my hubby and I who’ve seen and done it many times and don’t enjoy all the noise with the clashing cymbals and drums, you can easily cook a few simple dishes like Festive Vegetables, Dumplings which resemble gold ingots and will bring prosperity, so definitely have some of those and you can’t celebrate Chinese New Year without making Pineapple Fried Rice.

Bamboo Garden
Lion Dance, Feb.3 @7pm and @7:30pm
Regular menu

Black Brick
No Lion Dance, Sat. 1/28
Family style dinner, $65pp with 2 person order minimum

Da Tang Unique
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Lion Dance, NY’s eve, Fri. 1/27 @9pm
$55 pp for 8 course menu

Sugar at East Miami Hotel, Brickell City Centre
Lion Dance, Sat. 1/28 @10pm
Special Menu $120pp

Gold Marquess
Lion Dance Sat. 1/28 and Sun. 1/29 at 7pm
Special Occasion one-pot special for 10 people at $288
Holiday menu through Feb.10

Lion Dance, Sat. 1/28 at 8:45pm starting at Bleau Bar in the Hotel lobby and end at Hakkasan

Mandarin Oriental
Lion Dance, Sat. 1/28 at 7pm in hotel lobby
Dine at La Mar, no set menu

Now and Zen
Lion Dance, Sat. 1/28 @7:30pm and 8pm
Special menu $90pp

Pine Court Bistro
Lion Dance, Sat. 1/28 @11:45am
Set dinner $288 – 8 people

No Lion Dance, Sat. 1/28
$49 4-course prix fixe

Kon Chau
Lion Dance, Sunday 1/29 @12pm
Regular menu

Silver Pond
Lion Dance, Feb.3 @6pm
TBA menu

Tony Chan’s Water Club
Lion Dance, Friday, 1/27 @8:30pm and Saturday 1/28 @8pm
Regular menu







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