Season's eatings: These Fort Collins restaurants are open Christmas Day – Coloradoan
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Ready for some season’s eatings?
Several Fort Collins area restaurants are staying open this Christmas, with a few even offering special Christmas Eve and Christmas Day meals.
Make your holiday dining plans with this handy list of local options.
The Emporium: An American Brasserie
Whether you’re looking for a spot for Christmas brunch or a cozy haven for Christmas dinner, The Emporium: An American Brasserie has options. Open Christmas Day, the Walnut Street restaurant will serve brunch from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and dinner from 4-10 p.m. The Emporium’s Christmas Day dinner will be a special four-course prix-fixe menu, costing $65 per person with an optional additional wine pairing available for $25. Make your reservation online at emporiumftcollins.com.
Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar
While closed on Christmas Day, Old Town Fort Collins’ Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar will be open for its annual « Feast of Seven Fishes » meal on Christmas Eve. Featuring seven kinds of seafood, the five-course Christmas Eve feast costs $85 per person. To reserve a spot, head to jaxfishhouse.com/fort-collins.
The Stanley Hotel
Head over to Estes Park this Christmas Eve or Christmas Day for special holiday meals at the historic Stanley Hotel. The hotel’s restaurant, Cascades, recently released its holiday menu, boasting a three-course plated dinner that costs $95 per adult and $25 per child. Reservation requests can be emailed to [email protected]
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Bawarchi Biryani Point, 1611 S. College Ave.
This South Indian spot will remain open for its regular hours, 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Chopstickers, 1335 W. Elizabeth St., Suite 135
New to Campus West this year, Chopstickers will be open for its first Christmas in Fort Collins from 11 a.m to 10:30 p.m.
Denny’s, 420 Centro Way
Feeling like a fluffy stack of pancakes this Christmas? Denny’s will be open 24 hours, like always, for the holiday.
East Moon Asian Bistro, 1624 S. Lemay Ave.
East Moon Asian Bistro will be open its normal hours, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Ever Open Cafe, 1422 N. College Ave.
While it’s not always open, this storied north Fort Collins diner will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., its regular hours.
Hibachi Japanese Steakhouse, 1051 W. Horsetooth Road
Dinner and a show? Watch Japanese chefs cook in front of you at this Fort Collins hibachi and sushi spot, which will stay open from noon to 9 p.m. both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Reservations are recommended and can be made online at hibachifoco.com or by calling 970-377-0812.
IHOP, 1502 Oakridge Drive
Looking for a classic breakfast or brinner meal this Christmas? This national diner chain will be open 24 hours Christmas Day.
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Lulu Asian Bistro, 117 S. College Ave.
This Asian restaurant in the heart of Old Town will be open during its normal hours, from 10:30 a.m. to 9:45 p.m.
Masa Hibachi, 2400 E. Harmony Road
This hibachi spot will be open from 11 a.m. to 10:45 p.m.
Mount Everest Cafe, 1113 W. Drake Road
The Nepalese Mount Everest Cafe will be open during regular hours — 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for lunch and 4-9 p.m. for dinner.
Petra Grill, 1335 W. Elizabeth St.
This Campus West Mediterranean restaurant will be open during its regular hours, from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Tony’s Bar and Rooftop, 224 S. College Ave.
This Old Town Fort Collins bar and restaurant will be open for its regular weekend hours, 9:30 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Waffle House, 3850 E. Mulberry St.
This 24/7 national diner chain will be open 24 hours, like always.
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