restaurants open christmas day in boston

It’s Christmas morning, excitement is in the air, the coffee is on hot and the food…uh oh. If you forget some key ingredients for your Christmas breakfast, lunch or dinner, leave the utensils in the kitchen. We’ve come up with a great list of Boston restaurants open on Christmas Day 2019. Just pack up the family and head over to one of these great restaurants and give yourself a break this Christmas.

Please note that even though we’ve done our very best to confirm the accuracy of this list, things are subject to change so it’s still a good idea to check with these restaurants before heading over.


Alcove: open noon-8pm with a la carte menu
ArtBar: open noon-8pm, $50 per person; $19 for children 12 and under; Free for children 3 and under
Artisan Bistro at the Ritz-Carlton: open 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., including salads and lobster bisque, monkfish Osso Bucco, chocolate Yule log, and more. $75/adult, $35/child from three to 12, free for children two and under
Aura at the Seaport Hotel: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $69 for adults, $25 for kids five to 12, and free for kids four and under
Bar Boulud: Brunch: 11:30am-3:30pm; Dinner: 5:00-10:00pm, Brunch: $98 per person; Dinner: $98 per person, $150 per person with optional wine pairing
Boston Harbor Hotel: open 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m
Branch Line: order online, Pickup December 24th from 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Bristol Restaurant & Bar: Brunch: 9:00-11:30am; Dinner: 11:30am-8:00pm, $110 per person
Chopps American Bar & Grill: Breakfast: 6:30am-11:00am; Chef’s Tasting Menu: 2:00-6:00pm, A la Carte; Chef’s Tasting Menu: $50 per person
Colette Wine Bistro: open 7 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Eastern Standard: open 1 pm to 8 pm, $68 per person
Encore Boston Harbor: open 3 pm to 9 pm
Five Horses Tavern – Somerville: 5 pm to close with a la carte menu
Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse: open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Christmas Day
Frenchie: brunch dishes, as well as his regular lunch and dinner menus from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Henrietta’s Table: open noon-8pm, $95 per person, $47.50 for kids from 5-12 years old, free for children under 4
Legal Sea Foods: varying locations open from lunch through early dinner including fresh fish market from 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Ma Maison: open 11 am to 8 pm
Mamaleh’s Delicatessen: open 5-9 pm, a la carte menu
Meritage: open 4:30pm-10pm, $125, a la carte menu for children under 12
Miel Brasserie: open 12:00-8:00pm, $75 per person
Mooo: open 11 am to 7 pm, a la carte menu
Momi Nonmi: open 5:30-9:30 p.m, five-course omakase ($68), special shokado bento box ($38), reservations are required
Morton’s the Steakhouse: open from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Christmas Day
One + One at Four Seasons Hotel: open 11 am-3 pm, $105 per person, $45 for children under 12
Outlook at the Envoy: open 6:30pm-6:00pm, $55 per person
Peregrine: open Christmas Day
Rebel’s Guild Restaurant: 11:00am-3:00pm, $45 per person; $20 per child
Rowes Wharf Sea Grille: open Christmas Day
Ruth’s Chris Steak House: open noon to 8 pm
TAMO Bistro & Bar: open 11:00am-4:00pm, $69 adults; $25 children 5 – 12 years old; free for children 4 and under
Town Meeting Bistro: open 12:30 pm-6 pm, $75 per person, $125 with optional wine pairing; $35 per child age 4-12; free for children ages 3 and under

Make sure to comment below if you know any more restaurants open in and around the Boston area on Christmas Day!