This is it, my list of Portland area restaurants that will be open Christmas Eve 2014, or in some cases, Christmas Day 2014! So many restaurants I went through two bottles of wine putting it together. Names highlighted in green are open Christmas day – there seem to be more options this year.
Some restaurants aren’t sure what they are doing as of this point, so I’ll be updating this list as time passes. Check back for the latest updates – they’ll be noted here. If you’d like to add your restaurant or update information, fill out the easy form here.
We will be open for dinner Christmas Eve from 5 pm to 7:30 pm. Executive Chef Chris Cariker as a wonderful menu planned at $35 per person for a 3 course meal
529 NW 23rd Ave, Portland 97201 Map Call (503)443-7400 for reservations.
Acadia Bistro is inviting Portlanders to make merry in good NoLa fashion this holiday season by joining the restaurant for a Réveillion Dinner on Christmas Eve. Derived from the French word for “awakening,” réveillon originally was a meal served after midnight mass on Christmas Eve. The sumptuous 4-course menu includes a variety of New Orleans favorites and twists-on-classics, prepared by chef Adam Higgs. Full menu at creolapdx.com.
1303 NE Fremont St., Portland Oregon 97212 Map Call (503)249-5001
a Cena Ristorante
Open Christmas Eve. At a Cena, we share a love for simply cooked meals enjoyed with friends and family. We value fresh ingredients, local Portland area farmers, hand made pastas and cured meats, daily prepared breads, consistency, a well-matched wine list, and a seasoned and personable staff. With these elements, we strive to offer our guests a fine-dining experience with the comfort and warmth of an Italian country kitchen
7742 SE 13th, Portland OR. 97202 Map Call (503)206-3291 for reservations.
Open Christmas Eve serving traditional Peruvian dishes with modern NovoAndina cuisine. The dishes are a dazzling parade of colors, from deep purple potatoes to the brilliant yellows of passion fruit, all dancing across the plates like an artists’ palette. Special menus for vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options. Andina offers live music each night of the week.
1314 NW Glisan St., Portland OR 97209 Map (503)228-9535
Autentica chooses the freshest ingredients from local farms whenever possible. Our menu reflects the changing seasons but keeps its roots firmly planted in traditional Mexican cuisine. Our rich and flavorful sauces slowly simmer with fresh spices and our tortillas are individually hand made with a traditional press.
5507 NE 30th Ave, Portland 97211 Map (503)287-7555
Celebrate Christmas Eve at Aviary with a menu that brings together Asian and French flavors for an unforgettable meal. A few special dishes this season are Chanterelle Ravioli with Quince and Herb Jus, Hoisin Glazed Muscovy Duck Leg with Rutabaga and a Foie Gras Steamed Bun, and New York Strip Steak Smoked Over Douglas Fir.
1733 NE Alberta St. Portland, OR 97211 Map (503)287-2400
A modern European restaurant, winebar and bistro. Open Christmas Eve from 5 pm – 9 pm with special menu items in addition to the regular menu.
2138 SE Division Street, Portland 97202 Map Call (503)517-0808 for more information and reservations.
Christmas Eve dinner from 2 pm to 9pm. Celebrate the Holidays with us and avoid the hassle of cooking all day. Choose from our standard menu of our classic French specialties, or enjoy the three-course prix-fixe featuring the delicious holiday-inspired cuisine of Chef Jean-Jacques Chatelard. Special 3-course prix fixe holiday menu with many menu choices…which may also be ordered ala carte. 5:00pm $47 per person, with recommended wine selections $67. Children’s three-course menu $17/child
729 NE Third Street, McMinnville Oregon 97128 Map. Call (503)474-1888 for reservations.
Black Rabbit Restaurant & Bar
Located in Edgefield’s main lodge, the Black Rabbit is open open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Forget about cooking and come celebrate with us. We’ll be open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner through the holiday weekend.
2126 SW Halsey Street, Troutdale 97060 Map Call (503)492-3086
Dine at Bluehour on Christmas Eve for a true Portland experience. Bluehour will offer a special dinner menu for $60 per person. First course – choose between: Choice of Sunchoke “Bisque”, Chioggia Beets, Cripsty Heirloom Carrots, Prawn “Dumpling”, or Roasted Duck Leg. Entrée choices: Entrée choice of Ragu of Winter Squash, Haira Rice “Risotto”, Wild Steelhead, Smoked Duck Breast, Prime Flatiron Steak, Pan-Seared New York Steak. Finally dessert: Choice of Chocolate Rootbeer Torte, Cinnamon Roll Bread Pudding, Pecan Upside Down Cake
50 NW 13th Ave., Portland OR 97209 Map Call (503)226-3394, or go to bluehouronline.com
Casual spot where servers dressed as gauchos deliver fixed-price all-you-can-eat grilled meats, vegetarian options and a full salad bar.
1201 SW 12th Ave, Portland 97205 Map (503)222-0002
We offer a warm, contemporary restaurant and bar in one. Located in Portland’s Pearl District, Brix serves a unique collection of enduring American comfort food and cocktails enhanced with only the freshest, locally sourced ingredients. Brix features a brick oven, rotisserie and an open kitchen.
1338 NW Hoyt St., Portland OR. 97209 Map (503)943-5995
“Coastal Cuisine with Passion” – elemental seasonal cooking driven by the offerings of the day from local producers and the bounty of the Pacific Northwest. Owners, Chef David Farrell and wine maven Jackie Speck, look forward to delighting you with their unique menu, and invite you to stop by for our local wood-fired fish and meats, chef made pates, and seasonal ice creams. Open Christmas Eve.
5200 NE Sacramento St., Portland, OR 97213 Map Call (503)284-6617 for reservations.
Cozy Northwest neighborhood bistro specializing in European & Northwest bites alongside innovative cocktails. Open Christmas Eve.
1987 NW Kearney St, Portland, OR 97209 Map Call (503)295-6487 for more information.
Chart House Restaurant
It’s the season for good food and good company! Gather around our table for a delicious feast! Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, December 24th & 25th. Serving our signature menu.
5700 SW Terwilliger, Portland 97239 Map Call (503)246-6963 for reservations.
Clarke’s Restaurant & Bar
Festive Christmas Eve three course prix fixe dinner featuring choice of three appetizers, three entrees – NY Strip Steak, Rack of Pork, or Petrale Sole, and three Christmas desserts. $39-$47 for three courses of food (price depends upon entree), drinks and gratuity are extra. Open seating from 4:30 pm, reservations are necessary.
455 2nd St., Lake Oswego Oregon 97034 Map Call (503)636-2667 or go to opentable.com
A bustling eatery in the central eastside industrial district serving Italian inspired local, organic, seasonal, sustainable fare. Come celebrate Christmas Eve with us! We’ll have a special prix fixe four-course menu with choices of soup or salad, two 2 pastas, 3 entrees and dessert. $60 per person. View the menu here.
101 SE Water Avenue at Taylor, Portland Oregon 97214. Map Call (503)235-2294 or go to opentable.com
Kat Lesueur creates and intimate and special Christmas Eve menu! What could be better than an intimate, French-inspired bistro dinner, personally crafted by one of Portland’s most talented and exciting up-and-coming chefs? Cocotte chef/owner Kat LeSueur will serve a special prix fixe menu on Wednesday, December 24th beginning at 5:00 p.m. LeSueur’s holiday dinner spotlights the Pacific Northwest seas, with one menu composed entirely of seafood. Her signature escargots and poulet en cocotte will also be available.
2930 NE Killingsworth Street, Portland Oregon 97211 Map For reservations call (503)227-2669
Departure Restaurant and Lounge
525 SW Morrison Street, Portland, OR. 97204 Map Call (503)802-5370
Doug Fir Lounge
Doug Fir will be open for breakfast, lunch and dinner on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Christmas Dinner: Delicious ham from Pendleton OR. with pan gravy, Yukon Gold mashed potatoes, glazed baby carrots, green beans and house made focaccia.
830 E. Burnside St., Portland OR Map (503)231-9663
East India Co. Grill & Bar
Using time tested recipes as our starting point, we have created an eclectic menu of the classics of Indian cuisine. The taste is authentic with innovative combinations and intricate spicing. Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
821 SW 11th Ave, Portland OR. 97205 Map Call (503)227-8815
We proudly serve 28-day dry-aged Niman Ranch All-Natural Certified Angus Beef® Brand and custom-aged Certified Angus Beef® Brand Tenderloin Filets as personally selected by John Tarpoff. Steaks and chops are prepared on our one-of-a-kind charcoal grill in our open exhibition style kitchen.
319 SW Broadway, Portland, OR. 97205 Map Call (503)227-8794 for reservations.
Fogo de Chao
Get every cut of meat you dream of at Fogo de Chão on Christmas Eve. The Portland location will be open on Christmas Eve from 11:30 am to 10:00 pm, serving the normal menu with over 15 cuts of meat and a beautiful salad bar. Take the family out to dinner and go home to a clean kitchen for one less stress during the holidays.
930 SW 6th Ave., Portland OR 97204 Map Call (503)241-0900 or go to fogodechao.com.
Gallo Nero Trattoria
Traditional Italian Tuscan fare. Join us for an authentic Tuscan experience with Florentine chef Davide Filippini. We’ll have a special based on 7 different types of fish, plus our brand new regular menu.
903 NW Everett St., Portland OR. 97209 Map Call (503)206-6388 for reservations.
With soaring ceilings and an abundance of elegance and style, Gracie’s exudes Hollywood glamour. Our menus feature unique, classic American fare and innovative locally sourced Pacific Northwest dishes. Our full menu will be available along with a selection of specials. Open Christmas Eve/Day
729 SW 15th Ave., Portland 97205 Map Call (503)219-2094 for more information.
Gustav’s Bier Stube
Come get traditional German fare on Christmas Eve! Festive German biers and our schnitzel and fondue (and more) will be available.
5035 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland Oregon 97213 Map Call (503)288-5503
Henry’s 12th Street Tavern
Join us Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. It’s like eating steak under the mistletoe with a model and your friends.
10 NW 12th Ave. Portland 97209 Map Call (503)227-5320 or visit us at Henry’s 12th Street Tavern.com
A Portland institution – “Established in 1879, Huber’s is Portland’s Oldest Restaurant.” Specializing in a traditional turkey dinner, Huber’s also serves Certified Angus Beef, fresh seafood, entrée salads and a variety of pasta dishes. Open Christmas Eve.
411 SW 3rd Ave., Portland, OR 97204 Map (503)228-5686
James Beard Award-winning Chef Vitaly Paley’s downtown restaurant is open on Christmas Eve to prepare you an incredible holiday meal from the wood fired grill. Paley and Chef de Cuisine and current Top Chef Boston contender Doug Adams will create a menu of memorable dishes to celebrate the season, paired with a list that highlights Oregon wines list and warming winter cocktails by Lead Barman Tony Gurdian.
410 SW Broadway, Portland 97205 Map (503)228-7222
Irving Street Kitchen
Soulful new American cuisine with Southern accents, served in an inspired setting. Open Christmas Eve.
701 NW 13th Ave, Portland OR. 97209 Map (503)343-9440
Jake’s Famous Crawfish
Enjoy a perfect holiday meal on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day! Jake’s Famous Crawfish features a variety of fresh fish and seafood flown in daily, making a true Pacific Northwest statement using fresh Northwest products and served in a traditional and timeless presentation. Enjoy salmon roasted on a cedar plank, Oregon Dungeness crab, Chinook salmon stuffed with crab, shrimp and brie, great pastas, poultry dishes and an excellent selection of prime steaks.
401 SW 12th Ave., Portland 97205 Map Call (503)226-1419 or Jake’sFamousCrawfish.com
Jake’s Grill Portland
Located at the historic Sentinel Hotel, Jake’s Grill brings the classic American Grill traditional dining experience to downtown. Inspired by tradition, Jake’s Grill is proud to serve the finest meat and seafood in a classic, uncomplicated style. You will find the best steak in the city and of course, the best fresh seafood. Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
611 SW 10th Ave., Portland 97205 Map Call (503)220-1850 or go to OpenTable.com for reservations.
Taking inspiration from the bounty that the Northwest has to offer, Jamison showcases the best in what Oregon prides itself: food and wine. Warm, comfortable service along with an unpretentious yet with a modern new American menu, Jamison offers one of best dining experiences in Portland. Open Christmas Eve.
900 NW 11th Ave, Portland OR 97209 Map Call (503)972-3330 for more information.
On Christmas Eve, the neighborhood NE restaurant will be serving breakfast in the way they know best though simple, fresh, full flavored comfort food until 2 pm. With a talent for genuine service and making even the simplest everyday fare memorable, Kerns Kitchen is as welcoming as your very own kitchen table this holiday season.
2935 NE Glisan Street, Portland Oregon 97232 Map Call (503)477-7779
Escape from the cold on Christmas Eve and dine at Levant for an exotic meal you won’t forget! Enjoy Hearth Roasted Lamb for the Table or try the Family Style Five Course Chef’s Choice dinner for $55 per person.
2448 East Burnside, Portland Oregon 97214 Map Call (503)954-2322
We Look forward to spending Christmas Eve with you this year. In addition to our regular menu, Lincoln will be featuring several holiday themed menu items as well.
3808 N Williams Ave #127, Portland OR 97227 Map Call (503)288-6200, or go to lincolnpdx.com
Mama Mia Trattoria
Take a step back in time into a traditional Italian kitchen where memories come to life. We prepare freshly made pastas, housemade mozzarella cheese & scrumptious homemade desserts. A Portland Italian tradition where memories come to life with authentic southern Italian meals and the genuine hospitality of people who love delicious dishes, prepared absolutely from scratch in our kitchen everyday.
439 SW 2nd Ave, Portland OR. 97204 Map Call (503)295-6464 for reservations.
McCormick’s Fish House
Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. We are centrally located in Beaverton with easy access from Route 217 and Highway 26.
From fresh seafood and shell-fish to aged steaks and garden fresh salads, our goal is to exceed your dining expectations
9945 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy, Beaverton 97005 Map Call (503)643-1322 or go to OpenTable.com
McCormick and Schmick’s Harborside
Steak and fish house. Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day with the regular menu.
0309 SW Montgomery, Portland 97201 Map Call (503)220-1865 or go to Open Table for reservations.
Fresh Pacific NW cuisine served in romantic building, with garden patio, on 1905 World’s Fair site. A a meal at Meriwether’s is the kind of deeply satisfying experience that will have you planning your next visit before you leave.
2601 NW Vaughn St, Portland, OR 97210 Map Call (503)228-1250
Morton’s The Steakhouse
Open Christmas Eve. Let us handle the dinner. We’ll leave the celebrating up to you! Credit card required to hold your reservation.
213 SW Clay St., Portland 97201 Map Call (503)248-2100 or go to Mortons.com/Portland
Ned Ludd American Craft Kitchen
Treat visiting family and friends to a truly Pacific Northwest meal this Christmas Eve. With care and a culinary focus on the bounty of Oregon and the greater Northwest region, Ned Ludd will handcraft a seasonal Christmas menu using the wood fired oven and smoker as well as offering a range of beverage options. Reservations can be made online or by calling 503-288-6900.
3925 NE MLK Blvd, Portland Oregon 97232 Map Call (503)288-6900 or go to opentable.com
Minutes from the performing arts scene, the classic dishes of Northern Italy and Southeast France meet David Machado’s passion for culinary tradition and locally sourced, seasonal food. Nel Centro will be open Christmas Eve. (Closed for happy hour)
1408 SW 6th Avenue, Portland 97205 Map Call (503)484-1099 or go to NelCentro.com
Our south and west walls are windows offering a unique vista and the finest view of the city in the city. Noble Rot’s highly regarded, locally-sourced, seasonal menu evolves daily, but menu standards include an endive, beet, blue cheese & hazelnut salad, an onion tart, celebrated macaroni & cheese and a wicked crème brulee. We are open Christmas Eve.
1111 East Burnside, 4th Floor, Portland, OR 97201 Map (503)233-1999 or email email@example.com
Chef Brian Scibetta, known for his work at acclaimed sister restaurant DOC next door, now brings his skills and passion to the kitchen at Nonna. Italian-inspired menu is concise and seasonal, always accessible, yet refined.
5513 NE 30the Ave, Portland, OR 97211 Map (503)894-9840
Open Christmas Eve. Located in the heart of the Pearl Districts, ¡Oba! Restaurante is known for its festive atmosphere, refreshing cocktails and vibrant, award-winning Nuevo Latino cuisine.
555 NW 12th Ave, Portland, OR. Map Call (503)228-6161
Olympic Provisions NW
Indulge at either Olympic Provisions locations for an awesomely decadent Christmas brunch. Choose from an assortment of charcuterie and classic brunch dishes like Biscuits and Gravy, Hot Cakes, and gourmet omelettes.
1632 NW Thurman St, Portland OR 97209 Map Call (503)894-8136, or go to Olympicprovisions.com
Olympic Provisions SE
Indulge at either Olympic Provisions locations for an awesomely decadent Christmas brunch. Choose from an assortment of charcuterie and classic brunch dishes like Biscuits and Gravy, Hot Cakes, and gourmet omelettes.
107 SE Washington Street, Portland OR 97214 Map Call (503)954-3663, or go to Olympicprovisions.com
Ox is open Christmas Eve and will be taking reservations for parties of all sizes.
We will be serving a three course menu for $75.00, with optional wine pairings for an additional $45.00. Please call the restaurant or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to inquire about reservations.
2225 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Portland OR 97212 Map Call (503)284-3366
The Country Cat
Start Christmas Eve off right with brunch at The Country Cat. Choose from the celebrated farm-to-table southern menu, featuring classics like Eggs Benedict, Cast Iron Skillet Fried Chicken, and The Country Cat with two eggs any style, sweet cream biscuit, and home fries. Brunch will be served from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.
7937 SE Stark, Portland Oregon 97215 Map Call (503)408-1414
The Daily Grill
Modern, casual chain offering a broad menu of American comfort food plus a full bar. Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
750 SW Alder, Portland 97205 Map Call (503)294-7001for more information.
The Melting Pot
Portland’s premier fondue restaurant. We provide a truly unique dining experience created by the art of fondue and proudly offer both gluten free and vegetarian dining options. Open Christmas Eve
1025 SW 6th Ave, Portland 97204 Map Call (503)517-8960
On Christmas Day, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., we’ll be offering the following prix fixe holiday dinner to fill you up before or after your Christmas Day movie:
Starter: A mixed green salad with candied walnuts, gorgonzola, dried figs and a cranberry vinaigrette
Main: Dijon-crusted prime rib, butter-poached salmon or an asparagus lasagna
Sides: Each main comes with au gratin potatoes, sautéed asparagus and a sourdough roll
Dessert: choice of entremets or brioche créme brûlée bread pudding. The cost will be $30 per person.
300 SW 6th Avenue, Portland Oregon 97204 Map Call (503)546-2666
Come join us for Christmas Christmas Eve, Dec. 24th 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Closed Christmas day – stay warm, dry and thankful. Regular menu.
1204 NW 21st Ave., Portland 97209 Map. Make your reservations soon by calling (503)243-2403
Open Christmas Eve. Located on Broadway in downtown Portland, Pazzo Ristorante features local seasonal ingredients to create authentic Northern Italian dishes with a Pacific Northwest flair from Executive Chef John Eisenhart. All expertly paired with our extensive collection of Italian and regional wines.
627 SW Washington St., Portland 97205 Map Call (503)228-1515 or go to Pazzo.com
Portland City Grill
Enjoy a glass of wine at Portland’s most popular award-winning restaurant with unsurpassed views of the city and the Cascade Mountains from atop the 30th floor. Enjoy fresh seafood prepared with Northwest, Island and Asian influences along with perfectly prepared steaks, fresh salads and other delicious offerings all enthusiastically served by our attentive restaurant team. We will be open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day! Celebrate with us!
111 SW 5th Ave., 30th floor, Portland 97204 Map Call (503)450-0030, or go to PortlandCityGrill.com
We’ll be open Christmas Eve and Christmas day! Portland Prime features the freshest northwestern seafood available, prime steaks and chops, pastas, wood-fired baking oven specialties, hearty soups, creative salads, signature burgers and sandwiches, and an extensive selection of appetizers and side dishes round out the menus. Housemade desserts that are focused on locally-grown fruits and berries along with decadent chocolate offerings complete your dining experience.
121 SW Third Ave, Portland 97204 Map Call (503)223-6200 for more information and reservations.
Come join us for a wonderful Christmas Day dinner on the 25th! Our 3-course menu choices includes roasted chestnut, lobster, duck confit and much more. Finish the magical day off with a warm chocolate torte with peppermint gelato, or a delicious cannoli with marsala caramel. A limited holiday menu will also be available if you would prefer items from our traditional menu. Click to see our full Christmas Day menu. Reserve a table today.
830 SW 6th Ave, Portland 97204 (in the Hilton) Map (503)944-1090
Open Christmas Day 9:00 AM to 2:00 AM with a Special Christmas Brunch Menu from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM and a Special Dinner Menu from 3:30 PM to 9:30 PM. Late night Happy Hour. Now accepting reservations.
1101 NE Alberta Street, Portland Oregon 97211 Map Call (503)287-2346
Raven & Rose
Open Christmas Eve. Raven & Rose offers classic farmhouse cookery and fine cocktails in Portland’s historic Ladd Carriage House. Our dining room menu draws inspiration from the Irish and British countryside, driven by simple, pristine ingredients and exceptional execution in an atmosphere that is warm, welcoming and attentive. The Rookery—our upstairs bar—provides an exclusive hideaway for sipping cocktails inspired by the building’s exuberant history. Look for venison with Francatelli sauce, Bartel’s Farm 100% grass fed rib eye with bone marrow bordelaise sauce and something fancy with halibut
1331 SW Broadway, Portland OR 97201 Map (503)222-7673
Our historic building delivers the timeless ambiance of a true tavern to a contemporary mix of customers. Since introducing a Happy Hour that stretches from 4 — 8 p.m., Red Star has been the place to meet and unwind. Whether you prefer lively socializing, or sinking into a booth for private conversation, we’re here to make you comfortable. Open Christmas Eve.
503 S.W. Alder Street, Portland 97204 Map (503)222-0005
Come get traditional German fare on Christmas Eve! Festive German biers and our schnitzel and fondue (and more) will be available. Hours: 3-8pm
5035 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland Oregon 97213 Map Call (503)288-5503
RingSide Fish House
Enjoy dinner with family at RingSide Fish House on Christmas Eve. The Fish House will be open from 3:00-10:30 pm, featuring some of the best seafood in Portland. Be sure to try one of their new cocktails, such as the Wassail Bowl – Christmas in a cup.
838 SW Park Ave (in the Fox Tower), Portland 97205 Map. Call (503)227-3900, or go to Ringsidefishhouse.com
RingSide Steakhouse East
Escape the busy city and head to RingSide Steakhouse Eastside for an enjoyable Christmas Eve meal. The restaurant will be open from 3:00-10:30 pm. Revel in the classic atmosphere before renovations begin on January 1, 2015.
14021 NE Glisan St., Portland OR 97230 Map Call (503)255-0750, or go to Ringsidesteakhouseeast.com
RingSide Steak House West
Celebrate the holidays with a steak cooked to perfection and a classic martini or whiskey neat at RingSide Steakhouse. The Steakhouse will be open on Christmas Eve from 3:00-11:30 pm, but will be closed on Christmas Day.
2165 W Burnside, Portland 97210 Map Call (503)223-1513, or go to Ringsidesteakhouse.com
The Riverview Restaurant was specifically designed to take advantage of the natural beauty of the region and provide an exceptional view of Troutdale’s scenic Sandy River. The Riverview will be open Christmas Eve from 4:30 – 8:00, featuring our regular menu. Come see us while you’re waiting to track Santa on NORAD
29311 SE Stark St, Troutdale OR 97060 Map Call (503)661-3663 or go to opentable.com
A special three-course dinner will be offered throughout the night in addition to our regular menu. The cost is $40 per person, with an optional $15 beverage pairing. Menu items include dungeness crab salad; poached halibut; flatiron steak; and chocolate pecan tart.
Full menu can be found on our website. Please call or email for more information.
720 E 1st St, Newberg OR. 97132 Map Call (503)487-6133
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Start a new tradition and celebrate with us! A great steakhouse experience is waiting for you at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Portland, Oregon. Featuring our expertly prepared USDA Prime steaks served sizzling on a 500° plate and an award-winning wine list.”
850 SW Broadway, Portland OR 97205 Map (503)221-4518
Santa comes to visit us at Brunch on Christmas Eve, and at Salty’s on the Columbia on every Saturday and Sunday until Christmas. It is Santa and Salty’s favorite holiday, so guests can expect an award-winning array of traditional favorites topped off with an extraordinary selection of local, fresh seafood from the Northwest. We’ll have an irresistible selection of desserts and pastries galore to sweeten the experience. To top it off, we serve you a waterfront view with free parking.
3839 NE Marine Drive, Portland OR 97211 Map Call (503)288-4444
Join us for this years holiday eggnog! Peach brandy, Hennessy, Smith and Cross rum, fresh eggs, cream, and milk.We will be offering a prix fixe menu for Christmas Eve priced at $40 per person. Credit card required for reservation. Details are scarce at the moment.
214 SW Broadway, Portland OR. 97205 Map Call (503)241-3393
Seres Restaurant and Bar
Christmas Eve Hours 11am-10pm – Happy Hour ’til close. Christmas Day Hours 4pm-9pm. Seres Chinese Restaurant features fresh, natural, whole ingredients. Seres’ dishes feature naturally raised meats with no hormones and no antibiotics; sustainably-caught or naturally-raised seafood, and fresh, locally made bean curd from Portland’s own OTA Tofu. Extensive Gluten-Free options.
1105 NW Lovejoy St., Portland 97209 Map Call (971)222-0100 for reservations and information
Serratto’s executive chef Tony Meyers is ready for the holidays. The restaurant will be open on Wednesday, December 24th and Wednesday, December 31st to welcome guests ready to celebrate. In addition to the à la carte dinner menu, Meyers has created a few dishes to make the night special, including: Komodo and Hama Hama oysters on the half shell with Northern Devine sturgeon caviar and pepper vodka mignonette; Oregon Dungeness crab with citrus, baby shiso, shaved fennel and preserved lemon vinaigrette; Anderson Ranches rack of lamb, roasted sweet potato, rainbow chard, pistachio, pomegranate and rosemary jus; Chocolate pomegranate bomb. Dinner service commences at 4:00 p.m.
2112 NW Kearney St., Portland, OR 97209 Map (503)221-1195
Streetcar Bistro & Taproom
Enjoy Christmas Eve at Streetcar Taproom. Four course meal and live music later in the evening. Reservations are required between 6pm & 8pm. Cheers!
1101 NW Northrup St., Portland OR 97209 Map Call (503)227-2988, or go to streetcarbistro.com
Swank & Swine
New Restaurant, Whisky and Moonshine Bar in the Paramount Hotel in downtown Portland. Open Christmas Eve.
808 SW Taylor, Portland OR. 97205 Map (503)943-5844
Tabla Pasta e Vino
Tabla’s pasta is simple, comforting, and absolutely delicious. In addition to Tabla’s standard pastas, the restaurant also offers a full line of handmade gluten-free pastas. Tabla also offers seasonal salads, appetizers, charcuterie, desserts, a cheese board (curated by Steve Jones of Cheese Bar), and an excellent and focused wine list. Open Christmas Eve
200 NE 28th Ave, Portland OR 97232 Map (503)238-3777
The Grant House
Join us for Christmas Eve! The Grant House, tucked away on Officers Row in Vancouver’s Historic Reserve, is a favorite among local diners. Family operated for the last six years, The Grant House has been dubbed: “Vancouver’s Best Kept Secret!” $39 per person. Full children’s menu available for those guests under 13 years of age. You can view the entire 3 course meal menu here.
1101 Officers Row, Vancouver WA. 98661 Map Call (360)906-1101, or go to TheGrantHouse.us
The Heathman Restaurant & Bar
The Heathman’s Christmas Buffet includes an assortment of appetizers, Cheese and Charcuterie Boards, the Grand Seafood Table, a Carving Station, Pork Loin, Steelhead Entrees and a dessert display. The menu offers the elegant, Pacific Northwest French-inspired cuisine of Executive Chef Michael Stanton. The Heathman Restaurant & Bar is offering Christmas Buffet seatings at 2:00, 2:30, 3:00, 4:30, 5:00 and 5:30 p.m. on Christmas Day. Pricing is $55 for adults and $18 for children.
1001 SW Broadway, Portland Oregon 97205 Map Call (503)790-7752
The Resort at the Mountain (Mount Hood)
Christmas Eve Buffet in The Cascades Ballroom 4 – 8 PM. If you plan to have your stockings hung by the chimney with care and are awaiting Santa’s visitation early, consider The Resort’s stress-free Christmas Eve buffet dining option. With family and friends. Consider it a self-reward for having planned and executed your 2014 holiday strategies well and early!
Available this evening is an inspired holiday menu, featuring beautifully presented tasty starters and salads, carving station,seasonal accompaniments and pastry and desserts. Plus entrees that include game hen, salmon, pork wellington and vegetable quiche. Prices (excluding tax and gratuity) are $40 for adults; $30 for seniors and $15 for children 5 – 16. Children 4 and younger eat FREE.
Christmas Day Brunch – Come fa la la la la with us on Christmas Day. Enjoy a positively festive, yummy brunch menu that includes both omelet and carving stations. It is affordably priced at $34 for adults; $28 for seniors and $15 for children 5 – 16. Children 4 and younger eat FREE.
68010 E Fairway Ave, Welches, OR 97067 Map Reservations recommended. Call (503)622-2220
Three Degrees – Portland Waterfront Grill
Strategically situated where downtown Portland likes to gather and overlook the Willamette River, Three Degrees invites you to get comfortable with the shared plate approach of our seasoned chefs as they celebrate the bounty of the Pacific Northwest, especially where it involves fish. You’ll also welcome our hand crafted cocktails and genuinely warm service topped with free valet parking. TD’s Chinese Christmas Eve Dinner: Includes traditional items like Peking duck, egg rolls, shrimp won tons and sweet and sour soup, as well as traditional Chinese American dishes from decades past.
1510 SW Harbor Way, Portland OR 97201 Map (503)295-6166
Enjoy the holidays from the Nines hotel at Urban Farmer on the 8th floor. Urban Farmer will be open on Christmas day, offering local and organic food from Oregon’s bounty. Make reservations for a stress-free Christmas today! In addition to a regular menu, Urban Farmer will also offer a special prix fixe menu for dinner for $53 per person. You can see the menu here.
525 SW Morrison Street, Portland Oregon 97204 Map Call (503)222-4900