What Restaurants Are Open on Easter Sunday 2018?

What Restaurants are open on easter
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Are you planning to go out for dinner on Easter Sunday? For all of you who want to know what restaurants are open on Easter, here is a list of 10 restaurants where you can head to for your Easter 2018 meal. Although these restaurants are open on Easter Sunday, it is recommended to confirm their Easter hours beforehand.

10 Restaurants Open on Easter Sunday

1.Olive Garden

Olive Garden is an Italian restaurant. There is a buy one get one free option that starts at $12.00. The first meal includes unlimited soup or garden-fresh salad and breadsticks.

They have a special menu that includes spaghetti with meat sauce, cheese ravioli with marinara sauce, fettuccine Alfredo, and five cheese ziti al forno. Upgrade to premium and enjoy their new chicken con broccoli Alfredo, shrimp scampi, and sausage stuffed giant rigatoni.

2. Outback Steakhouse

Outback Steakhouse offers signature steaks such as classic tenderloin chopped steak, Victoria’s filet mignon, roasted garlic filet medallions, The Melbourne, and much more.

Their other specials include Bloomin’ Onion, Salmon on the Green, Pork Porterhouse,  and Gold Coast Coconut Shrimp.

3. The Cheesecake Factory

The Cheesecake Factory have expanded their menu and added more than 20 new items. The new menu includes Korean fried cauliflower, chicken taquitos, truffle bacon grilled cheese stick, honey truffle chicken, and shrimp Louie to name a few.

4. Ruth’s Chris Steak House

For Easter Sunday, you can choose your favorite steak and pair it with twin cold water lobster tails. You can also try two cold water lobster tails with your choice of a six-ounce or eight-ounce fish filet. Or you can also opt for two cold water lobster tails with your choice of a 12-ounce or 16-ounce ribeye.

5. The Capital Grille

This restaurant has scrumptious appetizers, sizzling soups, crunchy salads, and main courses ranging from mushroom and potatoes to seafood. To avoid waiting, you can call them up and reserve a table.

6. Buca di Beppo

Easter family meal packages include a choice of caesar salad or mixed green salad, house bread, linguine and clams or shrimp scampi, and mini cannoli. You can order it to go for $14.00 per person. Catering is also available for $10.75 per person.

7. Applebee’s

You can head over to Applebee’s for their two for $20 menu. Their new menu includes spinach and artichoke chicken cavatappi, Caprese mozzarella burger, Caprese mozzarella chicken, and firecracker shrimp cavatappi. They also have a variety of pasta, chicken, sandwiches, seafood, and delicious desserts.

8. Cracker Barrel

Cracker Barrel offers steak and roast beef, center-cut pork chops, authentic country vegetables, buttermilk biscuits or corn muffins, and real butter.

The menu includes meatloaf, chicken and dumplings, fried chicken, sampler platters, haddock, and country fried shrimp.

9. Del Taco

Del Taco offers tacos, burritos, handcrafted salads, quesadillas, and nachos. They have special kids meals, and you can also go through their nutrition guide. Del Taco has a menu items allergen and sensitivities list, too.

10. Jack in the Box

This restaurant has chicken, salads, tacos, fries, sides, shakes, desserts, and drinks. Jack in the Box offers late night Munchie Meals that include the Sriracha Curly Fry Burger, the Spicy Nacho Chicken Sandwich, and the Chick-N-Tater Melt.

Now that you know what restaurants are open on Easter Sunday, you can go ahead and make your Easter 2018 dinner plans. However, be sure to check out the Easter hours of these restaurants in your area on their website. You can also check if they have any special offers.


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