2019 Christmas Dining Guide

We've gathered the ultimate list of scrumptious dining options in our Christmas Eve and Day 2019 Dining Guide, that will bring glad tidings to all and fill their bellies with jubilant cheer. Check back often as we are updating daily with new experiences.

Christmas Eve  & Day Brunch, Lunch & Dinner

Burlock Coast

Burlock Coast will be open Christmas Eve from 6-10 p.m. and Christmas Day from noon-8 p.m. On Dec. 24 there will be a special menu of prime rib, truffle whipped potatoes, root vegetables, horseradish cream and a bottle of Champagne for $129 per couple. On Dec. 25 there will be a buffet with breakfast, hot entrées, raw bar, sushi, and dim sum, charcuterie, garden bar, carving, risotto, and kid bar stations that will cost adults $99 and children ages 5-12 for $49.
1. N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard.
For reservations, call (954) 302-6430

Lona Cocina y Tequileria

Lona at the Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort will be open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day from 6-11 p.m. and will offer a four-course tasting menu that will cost $55 per person. Options include chicken, lechon with Mexican rice, pork or beef tamales, brisket Mazatleco and bunuelos with cinnamon ice cream.
321 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard.
For reservations, call (954) 245-3069

Naked Crab

Naked Crab inside the B Ocean Resort will be open Christmas Eve from 6-11 p.m. and Christmas Day from 11 a.m.-3 p.m and then 6-10 p.m. The eatery will offer a prix fixe menu both days, which will cost adults $65 and children 12 and under $25. On Dec. 24 the three-course menu will include an oyster and caviar amuse bouche and choices such as marinated miso scallops, tuna tartare, roasted halibut, Wagyu strip loin Wellington and seafood bouillabaisse. On Dec. 25 the three-course menu will include the same options for dinner, but will also include a buffet brunch with a Nova, omelet and carving stations as well as a le patisserie and petit fours tables.
1140 Seabreeze Boulevard.
For reservations, call (954) 564-1000

Quarterdeck Seafood Bar and Neighborhood Grill

Quarterdeck will be open Christmas Eve from 11 a.m.-9 p.m. and Christmas Day from 4 p.m. until late (closing times vary, so call the restaurant you want to go to). All of the Quarterdecks are having a special involving 10 of their most popular entrées from now until Christmas (one entrée is offered each day). The offer gets you an entrée for $15.99 all day with the purchase of a drink. The choices include full rack of baby back ribs, jambalaya, lobster mac and cheese, Michelle roll, marinated skirt steak, dragon roll, coconut shrimp, fajitas, stuffed shrimp and lobster tacos.
2933 E Las Olas Blvd. Fort Lauderdale.
For information call (954) 525-2010


Chef James and the culinary team at Marriott Harbor Beach Resort and Spa will be preparing a holiday-inspired dinner buffet, showcasing antipasti bar, composed salads, carved Christmas ham & crusted NY strip steak, seared salmon, stout braised short ribs and citrus chicken. Chef Michel and our talented pastry chefs will be preparing a delectable array of holiday-inspired desserts. $49 per Adult, $19 per Child, 5 To 12 Years. Seating from 4 pm to 9 pm. Non-Alcoholic Beverages Included, Tax & Gratuity Additional
3030 Holiday Drive. Fort Lauderdale.
For reservations and information, call (954) 765-3100

Steelpan Kitchen and Bar

This restaurant inside the Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach hotel will be open Christmas Eve from 5-10 p.m. with chef Kevin Baker offering specials such as Surf and Turf with petit filet mignon and butter-poached lobster tail with Boniato potatoes, succotash vegetables, Swiss chard and porcini thyme jus for $45, a seven-ounce filet mignon with the same sides as the Surf and Turf for $37 or Coriander Atlantic Salmon with bamboo lemongrass-infused rice, lime-coconut curry sauce and baby bock Choy for $31.  On Christmas Day from 2:00 - 9:00 PM they will offer a Christmas buffet priced at $70 per person, Children 12 and under $30.  View both complete menus on their website  https://www.steelpanftl.com
999 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd. Fort Lauderdale.
For reservations and information call, (954) 302-5252

Wild Thyme Oceanside Eatery

Celebrate the holidays and indulge in our 4-course festive menu for $59 per person on Wednesday, December 25th! Reservations are available from 12 p.m. - 10 p.m. Christmas Day.
601 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale
For reservations, call (954) 567-8070

Other Options

Most all of Fort Lauderdale Beach's restaurants are open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Visit our online Dining Guide for a complete list.