View Photo Gallery: Looking for the newest and hottest place to go? Check out the Going Out Guide’s running list of the restaurants that have opened this year. Click the bold name of each restaurant to read the review and get more details.

It’s a frantic end to 2012 for notable bar and restaurant openings, with establishments acting like there’s a race to open, just in case the Mayans are proved correct. Check out the full collection of recent additions — and one huge addition that’s about to open — above.