Cooking up a gourmet Christmas dinner after a day of opening presents and spending time with family and friends isn’t for everyone! Don’t spend all evening searching for an open restaurant. Here are five of the best restaurant options for your Christmas dining experience from the traditional holiday feast to the not-so-traditional (but still delicious!)!
Greenblatt’s Delicatessen & Fine Wine Shop
This traditional New York style deli in Hollywood has been around since 1926, and has served stars such as Marilyn Monroe and Marlon Brando. Order classic comfort foods such as matzo ball soup and the famous pastrami on rye. The in-house wine shop is the perfect place to grab a bottle or two to enjoy with your meal. If you can’t make it on Christmas Day, don’t worry – Greenblatt’s is open 365 days a year!
Enjoy an elegant 5-course meal while overlooking the ocean at Terranea Resort’s restaurant that serves fresh Californian cuisine. Dine on delicious poached oysters, butternut squash veloute, scallop carpaccio, and prime rib for $120 a person. Pair your meal with premium or reserve wines for an additional cost. This sophisticated dinner is the perfect end to a beautiful Christmas day. Seatings start at 5 pm.
This iconic bar and pub serves the perfect mix of American and British fare. Join in on the annual holiday celebration with food specials such as glazed ham, roasted goose breast, and bacon wrapped scallops. You can also enjoy the regular pub food and hot spiced cider. Feel free to keep the holiday cheer going on all night long – The Pikey is open until 2 am!
The restaurant at this glamorous Beverly Hills hotel will be providing a true Italian Christmas experience with a classic Venetian feast. For $95 per person, you can enjoy a 4-course meal featuring dishes such as Salmon Tartar, Prosciutto Crudo, and Pan Roasted Halibut. Top off your meal with a warm mug of Italian hot spiced wine.