18 Local Places for Dinner on Christmas Eve

Photography By | December 17, 2018
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Restaurants open in Northeast Florida on Christmas Eve
Need a holiday from the holidays? Take a break and dine with a local restaurant on Christmas Eve.

Wondering what to make on Christmas Eve? How about reservations? Plan a stress-free gathering and let one of these local restaurants do all the cooking. Some establishments are running specials, others have their regular menu available. All are ready to help make your holiday season merry and bright (and tasty).

Burlingame Restaurant
Open on Christmas Eve offering their full menu,  with reservations from 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Closed on Christmas.

Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails
Start your celebration with a Santa Brunch Buffet on December 23. Details here. Open on Christmas Eve during regular hours offering the full menu.

Town Hall
Open on Christmas Eve during regular hours offering the full menu.

Gilbert’s Social, Gilbert’s Southern Kitchen + Bar, Gilbert’s Underground Kitchen, Gilbert’s Hot Chicken, Fish & Shrimp
All locations are open Christmas Eve. Closed on Christmas.

Terra & Acqua
The regular dinner menu will be available, with some wonderful specials to make your evening even more festive!

South Kitchen & Spirits
Open regular hours on Christmas Eve, 11AM to 10PM. Also half price wine night, with all bottles on the list half price from 3PM to close. 

The Fish Co.
Open until 4 pm on Christmas Eve serving the full menu. No reservations required. Happy Hour includes $7.99 per dozen oysters.

Coop 303
Open on Christmas Eve serving their regular menu. 

Open Christmas Eve 11 am to 9 pm.

The Floridian
Open on Christmas Eve until 8:30 pm serving their regular menu. 

One Ocean
Christmas Eve presents a delectable holiday-inspired dining service at Azurea from 6 to 9:30 pm. 

Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort
Several of dining outlets will be open to the public on Christmas Eve: Sunrise Café, Marché Burette,  Falcon’s Nest, Oceanside and Verandah. All Christmas specials can be found here.

Restaurant Doro
Open on Christmas Eve offering their full menu with reservations from 5:30 to 8:30 pm.

Offering a limited menu and a special Christmas Eve Tasting Menu. Taking reservations from 4 to 8:30 pm.

Restaurant Medure
Open for dinner with their full dinner menu available.

Rue Saint-Marc
Open for dinner serving their full dinner menu along with oysters and crab legs menu, as usually available on Mondays.

Cowford Chophouse
Open Christmas Eve: 5 – 11 pm, serving holiday drink specials like Sleigh Bell Smash and Holiday Elit.

Preserved Restaurant
Open Christmas Eve from 4-9 pm serving their full menu plus specials. Seatings at 4,6 and 8 pm.


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