For Christmas Day we have for you a list of a few open restaurants in Atlanta offering a delectable Christmas dinner. We are sure you won’t be disappointed if you prefer to have a stress-free dinner out at any of the places we recommend.
Open Restaurants on Christmas
The St. Regis Atlanta
Chef Joseph Trevino will prepare a special brunch, and the menu will include an eggs Benedict station, a carvery station with organic turkey, ham, and pastry wrapped beef wellington. There will also be a sushi station, a seafood display with Alaskan king crab legs and mussels, a waffle and crepe station, caviar with traditional accompaniments, and a dessert station.
There will be a musical performance by The Joe Gransden 16-Piece Big Band and other entertainers like sugar plum fairy ballerinas, silk aerialists, and toy soldier stilt walkers. The buffet will have seating at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Price per adult for 11:00 a.m. seating: $155.00
Price per adult for 2:00 p.m seating: $185.00
Price for children (8–12 years old): $75.00
Price for children (4–7 years old): $59.00
They offer a special menu which includes a choice of brown sugar-glazed smoked ham, mashed potatoes, macaroni and cheese, plus an array of desserts.
Price per adult: $19.95
Price for children 10 years-old and younger: $7.95
The pub was featured on Guy Fieri’s show, Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. Price for adults: $19.95
Hampton + Hudson
They offer a special pop-up Chinese menu from H+H’s Bo’Ling Chop Suey Palace. They will play the holiday classic movie, A Christmas Story, and football fans can also enjoy games on the big screens as well. Drinks will include sake, hot toddies, and more.
True Food Kitchen
If you are dieting you can always head to True Food Kitchen. They offer vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free options, and naturally organic foods, along with dishes for those following a Paleo or Mediterranean diet.
Their signature items include lasagna Bolognese, quinoa burger, and a “Kale-Aid” refresher. They also have flourless chocolate cake!
The brunch menu will consist of a ham, charcuterie and cheese station, soup and salad station, a seafood station, carving and entrée stations inclusive of roasted turkey, an omelet station, bacon-wrapped tenderloin and herb-crusted salmon, and a dessert station with pecan tarts, red velvet cupcakes and more.
Timings: 11:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Price per adult: $79.00
Price for children (5–10 years old): $40.00
Desalu, C., “10 places to dine on Christmas Day in Atlanta,” AJC web site, December 14, 2016;
http://atlantarestaurants.blog.ajc.com/2016/12/14/10-places-to-dine-on-christmas-day-in-atlanta/, last accessed December 23, 2016