If you’re anything like me, you’ve already waited until the last second to buy those last Christmas presents, and if you’re like my family, you’d rather go out to eat than take the time to cook a huge meal on Christmas.
If you need to squeeze in some last minute shopping, want to grab a bite to eat, or if you just need a break from the family, here are the Christmas hours of the most popular places all around the Queen City;
Amelies (NoDa location): Always Open
Buca di Beppo: Opens at 11am on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day wtih regular menu as well as carry-out Christmas feasts.
Chik-fil-a: Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
China Buffets: Most of them are open on both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Famous Toastery: Open Christmas Eve, Closed Christmas Day
Golden Corral: Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
Jack in the Box: Normal business hours
KFC: Open Christmas Eve, Closed Christmas Day
Panda Express: Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse: Serving Christmas Dinner on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day starting at noon.
Starbucks: Normal business hours (Christmas not observed)
Steak ‘n Shake: Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
Waffle House: Always Open
Wendy’s: Open Christmas Eve, Closed Christmas Day