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Where to Eat on Christmas Day in Atlanta

Get out of the kitchen and let someone else do the cooking.

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Christmas is fast approaching, which means a lot of things to a lot of different people. Whether or not you celebrate the holiday, you may be in need of a meal prepared by one of Atlanta's fine restaurants — and if that happens to be the case, Eater's here to help out. Offering everything from traditional, prix fixe meals to Thai food, these 15 eateries will have open doors on December 25. Happy holidays!

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BLT Steak

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From 5 p.m. to close, dine on an a la carte or prix fixe for $60, with an optional wine pairing for an additional $35. Dishes include smoked lamb shoulder and leek and truffle bread pudding.

From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., the restaurant inside the Grand Hyatt Buckhead will serve a Christmas feast featuring prime rib, roasted cauliflower and gorgonzola bisque, and warm chocolate pecan pie.

Cowtippers

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Look for a "traditional Christmas dinner with all the fixings," from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Diesel Filling Station

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Diesel opens at 6 p.m. and will show some nerdy holiday flicks like the Dr. Who holiday special and Star Wars holiday special.

Look for an a la carte brunch menu from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

G's Midtown

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G's plans to serve its gastropub fare for Christmas dinner beginning at 5 p.m.

Legal Sea Foods - Downtown Atlanta

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From noon to 9 p.m., the seafood restaurant will offer its take on a holiday meal.

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurant

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Enjoy seafood and aged steaks from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Park 75 Restaurant

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From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Four Seasons restaurant will offer a buffet "perfect for culinary connoisseurs of any age." Prices are $92 for adults, $38 for kids ages 6 to 12, and free for kids 5 and under.

Prime Meridian

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The Omni Hotel restaurant is offering a four-course meal from noon – 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Room at Twelve Centennial Park

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Room at Twelve and Lobby at Twelve are offering buffets from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $55 per adult and $22 for children ages 6 to 12. Kids 5 and under eat free.

Ruth's Chris Steak House

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Each local Ruth's Chris location will open at 5 p.m.

Sun Dial Restaurant, Bar & View

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The prix fixe menu is $35 per guest at lunch (11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and $60 at dinner (5 p.m. to 9 p.m.).

The Porter Beer Bar

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When you've had enough of family, swing by The Porter for dinner and its extensive beer and whiskey menus. The Little Five Points bar will be open from 5 p.m. to midnight.

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BLT Steak

From 5 p.m. to close, dine on an a la carte or prix fixe for $60, with an optional wine pairing for an additional $35. Dishes include smoked lamb shoulder and leek and truffle bread pudding.

Cassis

From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., the restaurant inside the Grand Hyatt Buckhead will serve a Christmas feast featuring prime rib, roasted cauliflower and gorgonzola bisque, and warm chocolate pecan pie.

Cowtippers

Look for a "traditional Christmas dinner with all the fixings," from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Diesel Filling Station

Diesel opens at 6 p.m. and will show some nerdy holiday flicks like the Dr. Who holiday special and Star Wars holiday special.

Eleven

Look for an a la carte brunch menu from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

G's Midtown

G's plans to serve its gastropub fare for Christmas dinner beginning at 5 p.m.

Legal Sea Foods - Downtown Atlanta

From noon to 9 p.m., the seafood restaurant will offer its take on a holiday meal.

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurant

Enjoy seafood and aged steaks from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Park 75 Restaurant

From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Four Seasons restaurant will offer a buffet "perfect for culinary connoisseurs of any age." Prices are $92 for adults, $38 for kids ages 6 to 12, and free for kids 5 and under.

Prime Meridian

The Omni Hotel restaurant is offering a four-course meal from noon – 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Room at Twelve Centennial Park

Room at Twelve and Lobby at Twelve are offering buffets from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $55 per adult and $22 for children ages 6 to 12. Kids 5 and under eat free.

Ruth's Chris Steak House

Each local Ruth's Chris location will open at 5 p.m.

Sun Dial Restaurant, Bar & View

The prix fixe menu is $35 per guest at lunch (11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and $60 at dinner (5 p.m. to 9 p.m.).

The Porter Beer Bar

When you've had enough of family, swing by The Porter for dinner and its extensive beer and whiskey menus. The Little Five Points bar will be open from 5 p.m. to midnight.

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