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Christmas Eve & Day Restaurants - What's Open?

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Christmas Eve & Day Restaurants - What's Open?

Anyone have a list and/or know what's open for dinner on Xmas Day? I assume everything is open on Xmas Eve?

Haven't seen anything in Charleston City Paper...

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1. Re: Christmas Eve & Day Restaurants - What's Open?

This looks like a partial list to me but it may get you started: charlestoncocktail.com/event_christmas.html

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2. Re: Christmas Eve & Day Restaurants - What's Open?

My birthday is Xmas eve and take it from me and my years of searching, that while most places are open for lunch, they're not necessarily open for dinner. It's better than it used to be, but it's still a little difficult. Most of the Asian places are open, but 2 years ago Basil was closed Xmas eve night...

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Thanks!

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4. Re: Christmas Eve & Day Restaurants - What's Open?

You might try checking the Post & Courier as well as City Paper when it gets closer. Some may be waiting to see how much business they get at Thanksgiving to announce. Years ago we were shopping and enjoying the day in the HD and waited until mid-afternoon on Christmas Eve to eat. It was difficult finding a place on Christmas Eve. We have even quit trying to eat in the HD before Christmas Eve church service.

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5. Re: Christmas Eve & Day Restaurants - What's Open?

It wasn't but a few years ago I remember a lot more places being open on Xmas Eve/Day than currently. Kind of odd, in my opinion, considering the tourist crowd that week.

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6. Re: Christmas Eve & Day Restaurants - What's Open?

Having helped a friend book a Christmas visit a few years ago, I know that the restaurant choices are slim pickin's on Christmas Eve.

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7. Re: Christmas Eve & Day Restaurants - What's Open?

Ben, try opentable.com.

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8. Re: Christmas Eve & Day Restaurants - What's Open?

We will be in Asheville at Christmas ~ there most of the restaurants are closing about 6 to 8pm Christmas Eve and closed the following day. It has been tough to find anything. If Opentable says "no reservations within 2 hours of your requested time" ~ indicates that the restaurant is closed.

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9. Re: Christmas Eve & Day Restaurants - What's Open?

Thanks.

On an unrelated note, endosunshine: go to Curate in Ashevile!! And French Broad Chocolate Co.

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10. Re: Christmas Eve & Day Restaurants - What's Open?

Curate closes Christmas Eve about 5pm, but I made a reservation for lunch Christmas Eve.