After ensuring that every gift is purchased, every holiday party is planned, and every decoration is artfully put into its desired place in your home, cooking any sort of meal for your family to enjoy on Christmas Day might seem like a bit of a stretch. Our recommended solution? Take your family out to eat at one of these fine Dayton-area establishments that are open on Christmas Day.
>> Restaurants serving special menus on Christmas Eve
You may want to call ahead to find out about reservations, special menus and other details. And if YOU operate a restaurant that will be open on Dec. 25, 2019, please email the pertinent information to Ashley.Moor@cmg.com and firstname.lastname@example.org.
And no matter where you eat or how you celebrate, enjoy the day!
Restaurants that are open on Christmas Day:
🎄🍴Ace Asian Cafe
4394 Juniper Way at The Greene Town Center
11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
🎄🍴Ajanta India Restaurant
3063 Woodman Drive, Kettering
11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
🎄🍴Amar India Restaurant
2751 Miamisburg-Centerville Road
Noon to 9:30 p.m.
Two locations: 536 Wilmington Ave. Dayton, (937) 259-9866, and 2747 W. Alex-Bell Rd., Moraine, (937) 259-8882
10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
4429 Cedar Park Drive, Beavercreek
🎄🍴Fairborn Family Diner & Restaurant
419 N. Broad St., Fairborn
7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Several area locations
5 p.m. to 2 a.m., restaurant stops serving food at 1:30 a.m.
🎄🍴Jeet India Restaurant
2750 N. Fairfield Road, Beavercreek
Noon to 5 p.m., special grand buffet
72 Plum St. at The Greene Town Center, Beavercreek
11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
🎄🍴Sake Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar
2146 Miamisburg-Centerville Road, Centerville, (937) 435-7882
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
🎄🍴Shen's Szechuan & Sushi
7580 Poe Ave., Vandalia
11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
🎄🍴Sky Asian Cuisine
4090 Wilmington Pike, Kettering
4:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
🎄🍴Steak 'n Shake
Open on varying hours on Christmas Day. Call your local Steak ‘n Shake to confirm hours.
2799 Centre Drive, near the Mall at Fairfield Commons in Beavercreek
4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Stores are open 24 hours; “Honey, we never close,” an employee of the Beavercreek Waffle House said.