Christmas Eve is always a day of anticipation. Whether you’re a young one wondering what may lie under the tree the next morning or a grown-up hoping all your guests arrive safely and your dishes make it out of the oven in one piece, Christmas Eve can be nerve-wracking. For that reason, Christmas Eve is a great night to get out and have a meal on the town to put your mind at rest. For that reason, there are plenty of restaurants open on Christmas Eve in San Antonio.
San Antonio Restaurants Open on Christmas Eve
1718 Steakhouse – open regular hours
Ali Baba International Food Market – open 10 a.m to 10 p.m.
Biga on the Banks – call for hours
Bob’s Steak & Chop House – open for Christmas Eve dinner
Boston Market – open normal hours
Boudro’s Texas Bistro – open 11 a.m. to 11 p.m
Buffalo Wild Wings – open normal hours
Cracker Barrel – open with limited hours
Denny’s – open 24/7, 365 days a year
Frederick’s Bistro – call for hours
Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse – call for hours
Grand Hyatt San Antonio – both Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse and Bar Rojo are open
Hotel Contessa – open regular hours
Himalayan Bazar – open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
IHOP – limited hours; call for specific hours by location
Meadow Neighborhood Eatery + Bar – serving a four-course menu
Mad Dogs at the Hyatt Regency Hotel – open on Christmas Eve
Morton’s The Steakhouse – open regular hours
Olive Garden – varies by location
Ruth’s Chris Steak House – all locations open regular hours
Sustenio at Éilan Hotel & Spa – offering a three-course Christmas Eve meal
SweetFire Kitchen at La Cantera Resort & Spa – serving a Christmas feast from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
The Melting Pot – open 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Palm San Antonio – open for dinner
Waffle House never closes!
Zocca Restaurant Cuisine de Italia – serving a Christmas Eve buffet from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Fast Food Open on Christmas Eve
Burger King – open all day. Don’t miss those $0.01 Whoppers!
Chick-fil-A – not open on Sunday, but open on Christmas Eve
Dunkin Donuts – hours vary by location
McDonald’s – hours vary by location
Panda Express – open regular hours
Starbucks – most locations open regular hours
Know about any other San Antonio restaurants open on Christmas Eve? Share your tips by commenting below.