Why spend New Year's Eve at a crowded bar, surrounded by throngs of people, when you can make a reservation for you and your friends at an amazing restaurant? After all, NYE is the ideal night to eat out, since nearly every hot spot transforms into a one-stop-shop for dinner, drinks, and other assorted revelry. Plus, a solid booking will ensure that you have a seat to retreat to when your heels start killing your feet. With that in mind, we tapped the guys over at the photo-based food discovery app Wine n Dine (free; iTunes) for the best eateries to ring in 2017, by city.
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Read on for their top picks across the country—and get that camera ready!
—With reporting by Claire Stern