Dining out on Christmas Day isn’t for everyone, but for some, it’s part of the tradition — particularly in New Orleans, where restaurants are like family. At this second-most festive time of the year (yes, Carnival season is first), these kitchens are here to take care of your Christmas day meal. There are also plenty of spots that offer their regular every day menu, no fuss no muss. Just remember — whatever you eat it’s still Christmas, so don’t go cheap on the tip.
If you’re looking to dine out on Christmas Eve instead, see our 2021 guide here.
Don’t see a great spot that’s open on Christmas Day? Let us know.
Health experts consider dining out to be a high-risk activity for the unvaccinated; it may pose a risk for the vaccinated, especially in areas with substantial COVID transmission.Read More