Christmas Dining in Baton Rouge

Stay merry and bright this holiday season with a visit to the Capital City! From holiday shopping to downtown extravaganzas, Baton Rouge is sure to meet the festive needs of both visitors and locals alike. Spread some holiday cheer and plan your visit to the Red Stick today!

View our list below if you're looking for restaurants open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in Baton Rouge. We recommend making reservations for holiday dinners and calling restaurants directly to ensure hours of operation.

Restaurants Open Christmas Day

  • 14241 Airline Highway
  • (225) 751-4115

Today, most all of our authentic Italian specialties, prime steaks and exquisite Louisiana seafood dishes are lovingly prepared as directed by our founders, Vince and Stephanie "Miss Fanny" Distefano, over a half century ago. Generations of Baton Rouge residents have grown up on…

  • 7666 Jefferson Highway
  • (225) 361-0797

Stabs Prime focuses on fresh ingredients from top cuts of USDA Prime Beef, signature Louisiana Seafood dishes, down to the tasty produce in your salad!

  • 5252 Corporate Boulevard
  • (225) 925-1161

Sullivan's Steakhouse offers the finest certified Angus beef, select seafood, veal, pork, lamb and chicken entrees. Incredible wine selections. Ask us about our Wine Locker Membership. Need to schedule your Private Dining, Private Parties, Events, Special Dinners, Birthdays, Wine…

  • 7000 Bluebonnet Boulevard
  • (225) 388-5733

Tallulah Crafted Food and Wine Bar, which shares its name with the small Louisiana town of Tallulah, offers a captivating environment and cuisine that will engage your senses and arouse your curiosity. Well-known Executive Chef Andy Papson serves notable, indigenous cuisine from…

  • 4215 Sherwood Forest Boulevard
  • (225) 292-4462

Recognized as the "Best Oriental Restaurant" in Baton Rouge by The Advocate, Hunan Chinese Restaurant Has been serving Chinese food in Baton Rouge since 1979.

  • 4728 Constitution Avenue
  • (225) 925-2244

Located in the heart of Baton Rouge just minutes from Louisiana State University, the Crowne Plaza Executive Center is Baton Rouge’s preferred hotel for conferences, meetings and events. Featuring the city's full service, finest accommodations, vast meeting and event space, and…

  • 150 3rd Street
  • (225) 408-1800

The Gregory at The Watermark Hotel is the premier destination for modern food and wine in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Located off the lobby in the former Louisiana National Bank, our restaurant is centered between an open kitchen, and a full bar surrounded by murals painted by the…

  • 150 3rd Street
  • (225) 408-2600

Milford's on Third is a deli focusing on local and family traditions. Many of the recipes we use come from Milford's decades old recipe cards. Milford's on Third pays homage to the New York-style deli, offering hand-crafted traditions in modern applications. Our restaurant is…

RESTAURANTS OPEN CHRISTMAS EVE IN BATON ROUGE

  • 107 Third Street
  • (225) 448-2830

Stroubes features an upscale southern fine dining experience, complemented with fantastic service & the perfect balance of a high-class, yet laid-back environment. Our lunch features daily specials that provide an affordable & casual lunch experience. Dinner time at Stroubes is…

  • 4550 Concord Avenue
  • (225) 346-1230

Unique and authentic Thai cuisine and Sushi with a family welcoming atmosphere. They offer subtle yet exotic home cooking combined with a well-stocked bar selection. The sushi and sports bar offer additional entertainment. Happy Hour. Established in 1989, Thai Kitchen has been a…

  • 3535 Perkins Road
  • (225) 906-2372

Not just the oysters, they’re serving all of the New Orleans classics like red beans and rice, seafood gumbo, jambalaya and more, all seasoned to perfection and served with a smile. So pull up a chair, take in the history and soak up the flavor.

  • 3482 Drusilla Lane, Suite D
  • (225) 923-0896

Nestled in the Heart of Baton Rouge for 40 Years Drusilla Place is a family owned business that has been a Baton Rouge, Louisiana, staple. And offering an extensive menu of fried, broiled, and blackened seafood dishes, Drusilla Place serves the most authentic Louisiana cuisine in…

  • 9828 Bluebonnet Boulevard
  • (225) 303-9899

IF ONE BATON ROUGE LOCATION ISN’T ENOUGH... Authentic Mexican Cuisine and Handcrafted Margaritas in a traditional Mexican atmosphere. The restaurant hosts both indoor and outdoor dining to enjoy Weekend Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Happy Hour Specials, Weekly Specials and Live Music…

  • 13556 Jefferson Highway
  • (225) 756-8815

With more choices than your average steak and seafood restaurant, everyone in your family will find something to love! Whether you’re looking for family time together, a fun night out, or an intimate dinner for two, you'll never go wrong at Mason’s. Dinner specials every night…

  • 3322 Lake Street
  • (225) 346-8221

Louie's Café is a Baton Rouge institution and tradition serving breakfast, lunch and dinner 24/7 in a classic lunch-counter setting and regular seating. Louie's Cafe is located at the North Gates of LSU serving burgers, omelets, breakfast combos, sandwiches and poboys. Known for…

  • 3897 Government Street
  • (225) 478-1286

From plate to palate, you hold in your hand something time-honored. Our old-world cooking techniques are inspired by the Neapolitan pizza tradition – one that stands the test of time and a wood-fueled trial by fire of almost 800 degrees.

  • 2363 College Drive
  • (225) 927-6234

Serving America's breakfast favorites. Open 7 days a week 24 hours a day.Waffle House® holds the title as the world’s leading server of waffles, omelets, T-bone steaks and more. The combination of great food, fast service and friendly experience makes Waffle House® restaurants…

  • 150 3rd Street
  • (225) 408-1800

The Gregory at The Watermark Hotel is the premier destination for modern food and wine in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Located off the lobby in the former Louisiana National Bank, our restaurant is centered between an open kitchen, and a full bar surrounded by murals painted by the…

  • 150 3rd Street
  • (225) 408-2600

Milford's on Third is a deli focusing on local and family traditions. Many of the recipes we use come from Milford's decades old recipe cards. Milford's on Third pays homage to the New York-style deli, offering hand-crafted traditions in modern applications. Our restaurant is…

  • 10423 Jefferson Highway
  • (225) 372-2674

BRQ is a family restaurant serving chef-inspired dishes, BBQ, Seafood, and Craft Cocktails from a full bar! Seafood & Barbeque redefined with a large craft cocktail bar, daily happy hour, patio dining, weekend brunch, full catering, and delivery. Recently added - join us on BRQ's…

  • 5252 Corporate Boulevard
  • (225) 925-1161

Sullivan's Steakhouse offers the finest certified Angus beef, select seafood, veal, pork, lamb and chicken entrees. Incredible wine selections. Ask us about our Wine Locker Membership. Need to schedule your Private Dining, Private Parties, Events, Special Dinners, Birthdays, Wine…

  • 7809 Jefferson Highway, Suite A
  • (225) 246-8358

BENVENUTO! Discover a delightful blend of classic and Modern Authentic Italian. – right in the In heart of Baton Rouge, near Towne Center/Bocage. Stop in and enjoy our exquisite Italian fare, prepared à la minute (prepared to order) featuring a light, tasteful menu. We…