San Antonio restaurants open Christmas Eve 2023 - Verified list of food places near you

San Antonio restaurants open Christmas Eve 2023 – Verified list of food places near you

Wondering about your dining options in San Antonio this Christmas Eve 2023? Curious if you can grab a festive drink at local bars on this special night? If you’re pondering the holiday operating hours of eateries and bars in San Antonio – whether they stick to their usual schedules or opt for reduced hours – look no further for answers!

Whether your plans involve a classic Christmas Eve dinner in the heart of San Antonio or just a relaxed evening out with companions, the city caters to all preferences.

Additionally, for those seeking a unique holiday dining experience, numerous San Antonio establishments open on Christmas Eve present exclusive festive menus and seasonal specials.

If your Christmas Eve plans include dining out, or if you’re curious about the availability of San Antonio eateries on this day, rest assured that the city’s dynamic food scene will make your evening both merry and memorable. With options ranging from upscale restaurants to laid-back bars, San Antonio ensures a celebratory and delightful Christmas Eve.

Editor’s Note: Our staff works hard to bring you the most up-to-date information. However, all information in the article below is subject to change. Please verify with the organizers before making plans to head out!

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San Antonio Restaurants Open Christmas Eve 2023

Biga on the Banks

We’re getting ready for all the seasonal upcoming events at Biga.

Where: 203 S Saint Mary’s St. San Antonio, TX78205

Boudro’s Texas Bistro

The holidays are upon us! Treat yourself to the best wine, the best food, and the best people. Sun to Thurs: 11 am – 10 pm, Fri & Sat: 11 am – 10:30 pm | Lunch service until 3 pm.

Where: 421 E Commerce, San Antonio, TX 78205

Cracker Barrel

Stores close at 2:00 pm Christmas Eve and are closed Christmas Day so employees can celebrate with friends & family.

Where: 18151 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX 77094


Indirect sources inform us that Denny’s will stay open 24×7 through the holidays as it usually is throughout the year.

Where:  903 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205 
When: December 24, 2022

Frederick’s Bistro

Open on Christmas Eve but it is recommended to independently check operating hours before you go.

Where: 7701 Broadway, Ste 20 San Antonio, TX, 78209

Fleming’s Steakhouse

Opens at 4 pm – 10 pm on Christmas Eve.

Where: 255 East Basse Road, Suite 200 San Antonio, TX 78209

Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse

Open on Christmas Eve from 11 am to 9:30 pm for most San Antonio locations. Kindly ensure to call and check with the restaurant.

Where: 849 E Commerce St #393, San Antonio, TX 78205


Is open on Christmas Eve at hours that will vary by location. Check their website and check in with local outlets for details on holiday hours.
Where: 849 E Commerce St Ste. 657, San Antonio, TX 78205

Kona Grill

Let’s Celebrate! From Classic American dishes to Award-Winning Crafted Cocktails, they’ve got you covered at Kona this Holiday Season. They are open Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day, and New Year.
Where:  7400 San Pedro Ave #1255, San Antonio, TX 78216

Meadow Neighborhood Eatery + Bar

Serving Christmas Dinner takeaways from 5 pm – 8 pm. Reservations are Required and Start at 5 pm.
Where: 555 W Bitters Rd #110, San Antonio, TX 78216

Romano’s Macaroni Grill

Romano’s Macaroni Grill opens on Christmas Eve from 11:00 am – 8:00 pm. 
Where: 8355 Agora Pkwy. Selma, TX 78154

Morton’s The Steakhouse

Opens 4:00 pm – 9:00 PM on 24 December with a full Holiday Menu.

Where: 300 E Crockett St, San Antonio, TX 78205

Olive Garden

They will close at 8 p.m. on Saturday, December 24, and will be closed on Sunday, December 25. They will reopen on Monday, December 26.

Where: 6155 NW Loop 410 San Antonio, TX 78238

Ostra at Mokara Hotel & Spa

Ostra at Mokara Hotel & Spa opens on Christmas Eve.
Where: 212 West Crockett Street San Antonio, Texas 78205


Should be operating at normal hours.
Where: 555 East Basse San Antonio, Texas 78209

Ruth’s Chris Steak House

They’ll be open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, and New Year’s Day to host you.
Where: 17803 La Cantera Terrace Suite #8110, San Antonio, TX 78256


Should be open from 5 PM to 11 PM. Reservations are accepted and walk-ins are also welcome.
Where: 136 E Grayson St, San Antonio, TX 78215

Texas de Brazil

Open for lunch on Christmas Eve at 11 am.
Where: 313 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205

The Melting Pot

Make it a Christmas Eve to remember with the ones you love and enjoy the most wonderful time of the year with an unforgettable, interactive dining experience that turns moments into memories. They will open at 12 pm on Christmas Eve and will take their last reservation at 8 pm.
Where: 14855 Blanco Rd, Ste 110 San Antonio, Texas 78216

The Palm San Antonio 

Will be open on Saturday from 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm.
Where: 233 E. Houston Street, Suite 100, San Antonio, TX 78205

Zocca Restaurant Cuisine de Italia

Open until 11 pm on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Where: 420 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205

San Antonio Restaurants Open Christmas Eve 2023 – Fast Food & Franchise Restaurants

We expect the following fast-food restaurants to be open on Christmas Eve:

Burger King 

Most stores are to remain open 24 hours on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day but check in with your local franchise to see that they’re open.
Where: 5007 Northwest Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78229

California Pizza Kitchen 

Every day Monday – Sunday, 7 days a week, from 3 PM to 5 PM, Dine-in only at select locations.
Where: 11745 Huebner Oaks, San Antonio, TX 78230, United States
When: December 24, 2022


Holiday hours – Open on Christmas Eve until 6 pm and Closed on Christmas Day.
Where: 4983 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78229

Dunkin Donuts

Open on Christmas Eve from 11 am – 10:30 pm & Christmas Day from 11 am – 9 pm for most San Antonio locations.
Where: 10222 Huebner Rd San AntonioTX 78240

Joe’s Crab Shack

Open on Christmas Eve from 11:00 am – 10:00 pm and on Christmas Day from 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm.
Where:  212 College St Suite 100, San Antonio, TX 78205, United States

Kona Grill

They are open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Where: 7400 San Pedro Ave #1255, San Antonio, TX 78216


Most locations will remain open (from 10:30 to 12:00 AM) according to indirect sources but you should contact your local McDonald’s for hours and information regardless. 
Where: 101 Alamo Plaza San Antonio, TX 78205-2601

Panda Express

Indirect and unofficial sources on the internet claim that the restaurant is open on Christmas Eve. Call your local outlet before going.
Where: 11220 Huebner Rd, San Antonio, TX 78230


Several locations will close early on Christmas Eve.
Where: 7031 San Pedro Ave San AntonioTX78216

Potbelly Sandwich Shop

Open from 10 AM to 7 PM across most locations.
Where: 849 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205


Some locations may be open, likely with reduced operations. We recommend checking with your local ‘Bucks to confirm. Hours are also usually updated on the Starbucks App.
Where: 7311 San PedroSan Antonio, TX 78216

Taco Bell

Taco Bell remains open on Christmas Eve.
Where: 9300 Wurzbach Rd, San Antonio, TX 78240, United States

Twin Peaks

They are open until Christmas Eve.
Where: 702 Northwest Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78216, United States

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