If you’d rather focus on spending quality time with your family, friends and loved ones this holiday season than cooking the perfect meal, this list is for you. We’ve put a list together of restaurants in the greater Seattle area that are offering festive menus this holiday season. Reservations are strongly encouraged!

Charley's Restaurant

Have a hankering for delicious American classics? Charley's Restaurant will be open with its full regular menu for Christmas Eve, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. While they won't be open for dinner on Christmas Day, you can get brunch and lunch accommodations by special arrangement. If interested, please contact Annie Lee 425-687-8307 or alee@csmcorp.net.


13 Coins

13 Coins will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day for service with Prime Rib and Leek and Langoustine Risotto specials, plus a limited additional menu. Can't make it for Christmas? 13 Coins is a perfect option whether you want to enjoy the unique ambiance or serve an incredible dinner at home without making a mess of your kitchen, with their menu available for dine-in and pickup. November - December. 


Seaports Grill

Get festive with loads of options, whether you go for the traditional turkey or a vegetarian-friendly apple pecan stuffed acorn squash as your main course. Or if that's not enough for you, their full regular menu will also be available. Open from 11AM-10PM on Thanksgiving Day, November 24.


Copperleaf Restaurant & Bar

This Northwest gathering spot serves seasonally-inspired farm-to-table cuisine. Enjoy a luxurious four-course menu featuring locally sourced bounty of the season, carefully curated wine pairings, and the warm Cedarbrook Lodge ambiance. November 24.

They'll also be serving a special festive holiday meal over Christmas (December 24-26) and on New Year's Eve (December 31)!


Tuscany at Des Moines Creek

Enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving dinner buffet and pies to-go at Tuscany at Des Moines Creek! The best part: get an entire Thanksgiving dinner for only $19.99 per adult and $9.99 per child! Pre-orders are available soon. November 24.


Spencer's for Steaks and Chops

Spencer's will be offering Thanksgiving Day specials that fit the season with a traditional turkey plate with all the fixings and two mouth-watering dessert options in addition to having their regular menu items. Open from 11AM-10PM on Thanksgiving Day, November 24.

Claim Jumper  

Known for its extremely generous proportions, Claim Jumper in Tukwila is offering a special holiday menu with perennial classics the whole family will enjoy. Pumpkin Crea, Cheese Pie, anyone? November - December.   

Additional Seattle Southside restaurants that are open on the holidays:


Happy Holidays! 


Q: What are the best Winter Holiday activities in and around Seattle?

A: There are so many things to do in Seattle. You might consider any of these suggestions: Go skiing or snowboarding at Snoqualmie Pass, Stevens Pass, or Crystal Mountain. See the Wild Lanterns light display at Woodland Park Zoo mid November through late January. Visit the Bavarian themed mountain village of Leavenworth. Watch the Parade of Boats on Lake Union. Go to a Seattle Kraken professional hockey game. Ride the Polar Express Train with Santa on the Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad.


Q: What restaurants are open Christmas Eve in Seattle Southside?

A: It's always best to play it safe and doublecheck, but the last time we checked, these great restaurants will be open on Christmas Eve: Go to Grazie Ristorante for a traditional Italian meal, or Din Tai Fung for hand crafted Chinese dumplings, or Bahama Breeze for Caribbean entrees & tropical cocktails.


Q: Where should we go for Christmas dinner near Seattle Airport 2021?

A: The following three restaurants in SeaTac are highly recommended for Christmas Dinner: 13 Coins, Sharp's Roasthouse, and Spencer's for Steaks and Chops.