Maybe your family lives far away, or you just don’t feel like turning on the oven this Christmas. No matter the reason, if you don’t have any Christmas dinner plans, check out these top-rated restaurants that are all open for dinner!


1. Fogo de Chao: Brazilian Steakhouse

Who doesn’t love a good Christmas steak? With options such as mango Chilean sea bass and aged ribeyes, there’s something for everyone. It’s also family-friendly because children under 6 eat free and children aged 7-12 eat half-priced. Spots are filling up quickly, so make your reservation on their website or by calling (410) 528-9292

2. Wit & Wisdom

Wit & Wisdom is a contemporary American restaurant located in Harbor East. They offer fresh oysters, dry-aged steaks, and of course crab cakes to die for. The best part is that you might be able to snag a seat overlooking the harbor. To reserve a table for their Christmas brunch, call (410) 576-5800 or go to Wit & Wisdom’s page on Open Table.

3. Horseshoe Casino

If you are looking for a non-traditional Christmas dinner, visit the Horseshoe Casino. Both Guy Fieri’s Baltimore Kitchen + Bar and Gordan Ramsay Steak will be open on Christmas day as well as the rest of the casino. So whether you want to go to FlavorTown or dine on recipes from the world’s harshest critic, be aware that your entire party must be over the age of 21 to dine. For reservations, go their website or call (844) 777-7463.

4. Twist Fells Point

In the mood for Mediterranean classics with American flair? Try Twist Fells Point! They have gyros, Greek quesadillas, and freshly made pasta in addition to fun dishes for the kids, like chicken and waffles. Feel free to bring the whole family because kids eat free! Make your reservation by going online or by calling at (410) 522-4000

5. Hard Rock Cafe

For their Christmas feast, Hard Rock Cafe will be serving the usual: burgers, BBQ, and fajitas. Located in the heart of Baltimore, it has something for every music lover, and while you’re there, make sure to take a minute and look around at all the music memorabilia. You can reserve your table by going to their website or by calling 410-347-7625.

What are your holiday plans? Do you go out or stay in? Have you ever gone out for dinner on Christmas Day? Tell us in the comments below!