2022 Christmas Restaurant and Takeout Deals

Christmas is here and EatDrinkDeals wants to help you find the right way to celebrate.  Maybe that’s finding a restaurant where you can sit and have a nice meal, or maybe it’s getting a Christmas feast prepared to eat at home.  Want some help finding the best deal?  Check out these Christmas dine-in and takeout deals for complete holiday dinners or side items.   We’ll tell you which restaurants are open on Christmas for dine-in, or how to plan ahead for your takeout feast to enjoy at home.  Note that many of the takeout deals require 24 or 48-hour advance ordering.  Also check your local restaurant to confirm they are participating in the national deal.

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Christmas Restaurant and Takeout Deals


Most 7-Eleven locations are open on Christmas with a fast food menu and deals on pizza and more.  With the 7-Eleven Rewards app you can get 3 for $3.49 food items, a whole pizza for $6, two pizza slices for $2.50 and more deals. You can find the deals by opening the 7Rewards app and clicking on the View Deals tab.

There are almost 10,000 7-Eleven locations in the U.S.  Find one near you at: 7-Eleven Locations

Chart House

Chart House has Christmas Family Packs available to go for pickup on December 24 and 25.  Feed 3-4 people for $130 with a Slow Roasted Prime Rib Dinner with sides and dessert.  More details are available on the Chart House website. You can also make reservations for Christmas at Chart House. Click here to select your location and secure your table.

Claim Jumper

Claim Jumper has Holiday Carry-Out Platters for a 3-course dinner to serve 6 – 8 people for $135 for Turkey or Ham, or $145 for both.  You’ll get bread, salad, sides and dessert to go with the main course.  For the full menu and to place an order, click here for the Claim Jumper Holiday page.

Cracker Barrel

Cracker Barrel has Christmas take-out deals available for pick-up for your Christmas dinner available starting on December 21.  Cracker Barrel’s Heat N’ Serve Holiday Family Meal To-Go comes with easy-to-follow heating instructions and: Spiral Sliced Sugar Cured Ham, Cornbread Dressing, Gravy, Cranberry Relish, Choice of 3 Sides (each serves 10), Sweet Yeast Rolls, and Apple Streusel Pie & Pecan Pie. Serves up to 10, priced at $159.99. At least a 24-hour notice is required for orders. Delivery is also available.  There are other options available like Prime Rib, too.  Visit the Cracker Barrel Holiday Heat N’ Serve Family Dinner page for more details.

Click here for our Cracker Barrel page to learn about other daily specials.

Del Frisco’s Grille

Del Frisco’s Grille will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day at most locations.  Del Frisco’s will serve a three-course 20 oz. Prime Rib Dinner. Pricing varies by location; the typical price is $87. Click here to view Del Frisco’s Christmas page and view the pricing for your preferred location.

For more specials, like the Del Frisco Happy Hour, click here to read our story.


Denny’s will be open on Christmas at most locations and will serve a Turkey & Dressing Dinner, along with its standard menu.  The Turkey & Dressing Dinner includes turkey breast, stuffing, gravy and cranberry sauce, plus two sides and bread.  Pricing varies by location; we saw a range of $14.49 – $15.99 when we selected several locations across the country.  Go to the Denny’s Menu webpage here for more details.

For more specials, like their $2, $4, $6 $8 Value Menu, click here to read our Denny’s story.

Eddie V’s

Eddie V’s is open on Christmas Eve, but not Christmas Day, starting at 12 PM.  For reservations, click here for the Eddie V’s reservations page.

Fresh Market

Fresh Market has a complete holiday meal that can be pre-ordered in-store or online and picked ahead of the holiday. Meal orders can be placed online now through December 21st at 2 PM, and then picked up from December 21st – 24th by 5 pm. The holiday meals are ready to heat and serve and come with everything needed for a complete meal including ham or turkey and side dishes such as whipped potatoes and cranberry relish.  An Essential Holiday Meal that serves 3-5 costs about $70, up to Ultimate Holiday Meals serving 12-14 for about $180.  For more info, go to the Fresh Market Holiday Meals website.

Golden Corral

Golden Corral has Christmas takeout deals for small groups of 4 up to groups of 12.  The Whole Roasted Turkey Meal serves 6-8 and includes a whole turkey, cornbread stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, cranberry sauce, and yeast rolls, plus a side and dessert of your choice, and costs $99.99.  Or, you can get other options like Ham ($99.99) and Beef Roast ($109.99).  Pricing may vary by location, but we found it to be consistent across several spots.  Go to the Golden Corral Holiday Meals To Go page for the menu and to start your order.  You’ll need to enter your location first.

Honey Baked Ham Co.

Honey Baked Ham has everything you need for a Holiday Feast.  Options include Honey Baked Turkey Breast, Boneless or Bone-In Ham, sides, desserts, and more.  Prices vary by location and meats are priced by weight.  For more specific pricing info visit the Honey Baked Ham online order site here.  You’ll need to enter your address to find the closest location first.

Also, the early bird gets the… discount!  Honey Baked Ham has all sorts of options for the Holidays as you can imagine.  Options include Honey Baked Turkey Breast, Boneless or Bone-In Ham, sides, desserts, and more.  Prices vary by location and meats are priced by weight, but if you pick up between 12/20 – 12/21, click here for a Honey Baked Ham coupon to get $5 off any sized Bone-In Half Ham or a Holiday Meal.

Go to our EatDrinkDeals Honey Baked Ham page for coupons you can use to save.

Huddle House

Most Huddle House restaurants will be open on Christmas Day. For the Huddle House nearest you see Huddle House Locations

“Christmas is a particularly special time for us, as we have become a place where people who would otherwise be alone can join our family and celebrate the holiday with us,” said Jorge Pederzini, Vice President of Marketing for Huddle House.

For Huddle House coupons like BOGO entrees and other specials, visit our EatDrinkDeals Huddle House page.


Most IHOP restaurants will be open Christmas Day. For the IHOP nearest you see IHOP Locations.  Call ahead to verify holiday hours, especially because of the fluid situation with state and local restrictions.

Get info on more IHOP deals like their $5 deals during IHOPPY Hour from 3-10 pm by reading our IHOP story.

Joe’s Crab Shack

Joe’s Crab Shack will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day with a special Roasted Turkey dinner for $25.99 ($14.99 for Kids).  For more details, and to confirm with your local Joe’s, click here for the Joe’s Crab Shack Christmas page.

K&W Cafeteria

K&W Cafeteria offers a Family Feast that serves 6 for $69.99 or a Family Gathering to serve 20 for $179.99.  Choose from turkey or ham and your choice of three sides.  You can view the complete menu and put in your order on the K&W Feasts and Gatherings page.

La Madeleine

La Madeleine has Christmas to-go and delivery catering options. Holiday Feasts to heat at home are priced from $69.99 – $134.99. Hot Holiday Feasts (delivered hot) are priced from $139.99 – $259.99. The Holiday Feast to pick up and heat at home comes with oven-roasted turkey breast, cranberry apple cornbread stuffing, mashed potatoes, green beans almondine, wild mushroom sauce, cranberry sauce and sourdough breadsticks.  Click here to go to the La Madeleine website to order.

Macaroni Grill

Most Macaroni Grill restaurants will be open both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  For the menu and more details see the Macaroni Grill Christmas page. Contact your local Macaroni Grill to confirm hours or to reserve a table.

Looking for more Macaroni Grill coupons and specials?  Go to our Macaroni Grill article here.  They’ve got buy one, get one free deals on Mondays and 25% or $10 off on most weekends.

McCormick & Schmick’s

Most McCormick and Schmick’s seafood restaurants will be open Christmas Day as well as Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. More details at McCormick and Schmick’s Christmas Schedule.   For the McCormick and Schmick’s nearest you, see McCormick and Schmick’s Locations.

For other McCormick & Schmick’s specials and deals, visit our McCormick & Schmick’s story.

Metro Diner

Metro Diner has Holiday Feasts to take home and enjoy.  You get a choice of Roasted Turkey or Baked Ham, Creamy Mashed Potatoes and Gravy or Sweet Potato Mash, Green Beans or Green Bean Casserole, Savory Cornbread Stuffing or Mac and Cheese, Cranberry Sauce, and Hawaiian Dinner Rolls.  Whole Pumpkin or Apple Pies are available to add on, too.  You can get the feast for 1 for $16.49, or for 4 for $61.99, and 8 for $119.49.  Go to the Metro Diner Holiday Catering page for more information and to place your order, available until December 22 at 5 pm.  You need to order a day in advance.

For more Metro Diner specials and deals, go to our Metro Diner story.

The Palm

Celebrate Christmas at The Palm with a feast featuring a Bone-In Pastrami Crusted Prime Rib, served with one side and dessert.  The cost is $99 per person, plus tax and gratuity.  For more info, visit The Palm Christmas page.

Go to our The Palm story for info on other specials, like their lunch specials and Happy Hour deals.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Most Ruth’s Chris Steak House restaurants will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  For the full menu, go to the Ruth’s Chris Christmas menu page.  They will also offer Celebration Feasts to take home if you don’t want to dine out. Each of them comes with a salad, entree with choices including steak and salmon, a side, and dessert. Celebration Meals serve 4 and are priced at $195. Orders will be taken until December 23 and must be made 48 hours in advance.

For more Ruth’s Chris deals, read our Ruth’s Chris story.

Shari’s Cafe

Shari’s Cafe has Turkey and Ham Holiday Feasts for $89.99 that serve 4-6 people available for pickup or delivery.  You get either turkey or ham, sides, gravy, cranberry sauce, and rolls, plus a choice of one of Shari’s famous pies for dessert! You can also order Shari’s Ultimate Holiday Feast which includes turkey and ham, mashed potatoes, steamed broccoli, cranberry sauce, cinnamon apples, stuffing, and dinner rolls. The Ultimate Holiday Feast feeds 10-12 and costs $169.99.  Click here for a Holiday Feasts menu, but click here for the Shari’s online ordering page and find your specific Shari’s to make sure they are serving the Holiday Feasts.

Want info on more Shari’s deals, like their Kids Eat Free and Free Pie days?  Check out our Shari’s page here.


Most Shoney’s restaurants will be open Christmas Day starting at 11 AM and serving a buffet of roasted turkey, ham and roast beef.   You can get to-go meals, too.  Visit the Shoney’s Christmas Day Feast page for more details.


Many Starbucks coffee shops will be open Christmas Day. The chain has a limited food menu but does have hot breakfast items, lunch sandwiches and bagels.  See the Starbucks Menu for more.  Contact your local Starbucks for details.  It’s a good excuse to get away from everyone for a few minutes and give yourself a caffeine jolt.

Read our Starbucks article for info on more promotions like the Starbucks for Life game going on!

Steak ‘n Shake

Most Steak ‘n Shake restaurants will be open Christmas Day.  Contact your local Steak ‘n Shake for details.

Go to our Steak ‘n Shake article to learn more about other deals like Free Fries, and Kids Eat Free Days.

STK Steakhouse

STK Steakhouse will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day with a Roasted Prime Rib special for $79 per person. Most locations are open from 4 – 11 pm on Christmas Eve and 12 – 10 pm on Christmas Day, with some variation in the Orlando and Las Vegas locations.  For more details and to make a reservation (recommended), go to the STK Steakhouse Christmas webpage.

Sullivan’s Steakhouse

Sullivan’s Steakhouse will be open from on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day the full menu available. To reserve or get more details, click here.

Waffle House

Waffle House restaurants will be open on Christmas.  Waffle House almost never closes.  Sometimes, you just need some good ole’ bacon and eggs and waffles.

Whole Foods

Whole Foods Market has complete Holiday dinners available; prices vary by location but a Holiday Organic Roast turkey dinner and sides for eight costs about $250.  Or get a Prime Rib dinner for eight for about $260.  For more details or to place your order see the Whole Foods holiday website.  Not all Holiday Dinner options will be available in all locations.

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