There are many restaurants open on Christmas in Reno Tahoe, including casual dining, buffets and upscale options. See which of the popular, award-winning Reno Tahoe restaurants are open on Christmas Day, so you can plan a no-hassle dining experience and have more time to spend with loved ones.
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From Christmas dinners to breakfast with Santa, Reno is truly a 24-hour town, making it the perfect place to experience the holidays with those closest to you. Check out restaurants in Reno open on Christmas Day below.
Enjoy a festive dining experience at the Toucan Charlie’s Buffet & Grille, complete with carvery selections, mouth-watering sides and delectable desserts from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. If a champagne brunch is what you crave, enjoy brunch specialties such as eggnog french toast, red velvet pancakes and savory breakfast bread pudding. Manhattan Deli and Purple Parrot will be serving multiple course holiday dinners starting from 11 a.m. Make reservations for a four-course prix-fixe holiday dinner at either Atlantis Steakhouse or Bistro Napa.
Savor traditional favorites with all the fixings at one of the Nugget’s restaurants. On Christmas Day, visit Anthony’s Chophouse and choose from prime rib, seared duck breast or maple-glazed Atlantic salmon. Finish off the night with eggnog bread pudding with cranberry almond caramel ice cream. Get your fill of holiday fare with slow-roasted prime rib or striped seabass with a peppermint dark chocolate silk pie from Rosie’s Café on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Oyster Bar and Island Grill will serve holiday dining starting from 11 a.m.
Enjoy your holiday dinner at one of Grand Sierra Resort’s many restaurants. Uno Más will be serving a three-course holiday meal, offering pounded chicken breast with Mexican hot chocolate and mini churro cream puff. Get a unique holiday dining experience at Rim Pan-Asian Bistro to enjoy selections such as roasted duck, peking steak filet, sweet and sour shrimp and candied ginger crème brûlée. Casual holiday dining is also available at the Grand Café, offering a special menu of grilled flat iron steak with pan-seared scallops and grilled asparagus. Reservations are available for a three-course holiday dinner at Charlie Palmer Steak, serving dinner from 5 to 10 p.m.
The Peppermill has a variety of options to fulfill your Christmas dining dreams! Enjoy a three-course holiday dinner at Bimini Steakhouse, starting from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Holiday dining is also available at Romanza, with dinner options such as white asparagus bisque, rosemary and garlic rack of veal and French apple cake. Biscotti’s will offer sweet and savory selections, mouth-watering sides and a delicious dessert item from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Oceano and Café Milano will each be serving three-course holiday meals for you and your family to enjoy. Looking for Christmas breakfast instead? Get Santa’s surf and turf eggs benedict from Café Milano, with delicious side items to choose from.
Mix your traditional holiday dinner with to-go options, as local businesses will be preparing Christmas meals for you to enjoy at home. Washoe Public House will be offering a prime rib roast, garlic mashed potatoes, roasted root vegetables and a brussels sprouts salad. Compliment your meal with a bottle of wine for additional cost. The Shore Room at Renaissance Reno is offering both dine in and take out with a three-course holiday dinner, featuring elegant dishes such as seared diver scallops, rubbed ribeye, Parisian gnocchi and apple galette. Call the restaurant directly to make reservations or place to-go orders.
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