Houston Restaurants Open On Christmas Eve – Verified List For 2021

restaurants open on christmas eve in houston

Looking for restaurants open on Christmas Eve in Houston? You are in the right place!

The iconic American Christmas made famous in popular culture depicts the family gathering around a crowded dinner table for a feast with all the trimmings. While that vision of Christmas is true for some, there are many people who eat out on Christmas for various reasons. Luckily for them, there are plenty of restaurants open on Christmas Eve in Houston.

Please note that while we’ve done our best to confirm all of the restaurants listed below, we always recommend checking with the restaurant first before heading out just to confirm they are in fact open as everything is subject to change.


Open 4-9 pm for dine-in and takeout.
*Staff Update: They were temporarily closed for renovations so we recommend checking in with the restaurant before you visit.

Open on Christmas Eve until 10 pm. Make reservations here.

Open for Christmas Eve Brunch (11 AM – 3 PM) and Dinner (5PM – 11 PM). Making prior reservations is strong recommended. The Menu includes regulars as well as some chef curated Christmas specials.

Open for Christmas Eve Brunch (11 AM – 3 PM) and Dinner Service (3PM – 11PM). Reservations are required.

Open for Christmas Eve Dinner from 5 PM to 8 PM. Charges are $55 per person /$15 per child. Reservations are required–call (713) 521-2239 to make reservations.

Open Christmas Eve, hours and offerings will vary by location. Check with your local diner. Pre-Order holiday dinner packages here.

Open for business this Christmas Eve from 5-10 pm. 

Will be entertaining guests from 11 am to 10 pm Christmas Eve. 

Is open on Christmas Eve but many locations have limited hours. We recommend checking with your local outlet for exact details. 

Open for dine-in or takeout till 8 PM.

Is known to be open 24/7, 365 days a year and that won’t change on Christmas Eve according to indirect sources. 

Will be serving a festive Christmas Eve dinner and be open on from 5pm to 10 pm.

Is open till 10:30 PM on Friday, 24th December.

Is usually open from 11 AM to 10 PM and expected to stay open on Christmas Eve. However, specific information about holiday hours was unavailable, so we recommend confirming our findings before your visit. 

Should be open on Christmas Eve from 11 AM to 10:30 PM.

Is open from 5 PM on 24th December For a Christmas Eve Buffet alongside live music. Charges are $49 per person. 

Most outlets are expected to be open on Christmas Day and Eve, with hours varying by location. Check their website and check in with local outlets for exact details on operating hours. 

Will be open until 8 PM on 24th December. 

Will be open Christmas Eve with a holiday Prie Fixe Menu from 5 to 8 PM. Reservations can be made online (and are highly recommended).

Open 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM on 24th December with a full Holiday Menu.

Most outlets will be open till 9 PM on Christmas Eve and 8 PM on 25th December but hours will vary by location.

Will serve a Christmas Eve Feast from 5-10 pm and also be open for a New Year’s Eve party (that will go on from 7 PM through the night). Closed on Christmas Day. 

Open 5-9 pm on Christmas Eve. Closed for lunch.

Open till 10:30 PM (regular closing hours) on Friday and Saturday, i.e Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Open for Christmas Eve Dinner (Dine-In and To-Go). To-Go Pick Ups will operate between 11 AM to 3 PM on 24th December. Find the To-Go menu here.

Open 5-8 PM for a Christmas Eve Dinner with live music and an a la carte menu.


Houston Restaurants Open On Christmas Eve 2021 – Fast Food 

We expect the following fast food spots to be open on Christmas Eve, but always double-check before you head out:

Will be open to serve pre made holiday dinner, orders must be placed in advance, online. 

Most locations are going to be Friday and Saturday, some even for 24 hours. Timings vary by location. Confirm with your local outlet.

Some locations are open on Christmas Eve until 2 PM. Others might be closed over the Christmasd weekened. Confirm with your local outlet.

Dunkin’ has an exciting Christmas Menu for the holiday season, but opening and closing times for Christmas will vary according to location.

Most locations will remain open according to indirect sources but you should contact your local McDonald’s for hours and information

Indirect and unofficial sources on the internet claim that the restaurant is open on Christmas. Call your local outlet before going.

Some locations may be open, likely with reduced operations. We recommend checking with your local ‘Bucks to confirm.

Most locations are open till 6 PM on Christmas Eve. 


Know of any other Houston restaurants open on Christmas Eve? Share your tips with us by commenting below and we’ll try to add them to this list!


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