Planning where to eat on Christmas Day in Orlando? We've gathered the ultimate wish list of scrumptious delights that will bring glad tidings to your family, friends or special someone and fill their bellies with jubilant cheer.
This list will be updated as more restaurants and hotels announce their Christmas Day menus. So be sure to check back often.
Bistro Cloco - Dr. Phillips
French restaurant. Open for lunch and dinner. 407.745.5045
The Boheme - Grand Bohemian Hotel - Orlando
Family Brunch Grand Buffett in the Johann Strauss Ballroom
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. $69 per person $30 for children
Dinner in The Boheme Restaurant
Four Course sampler menu 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. $79 per person
Bohemian Bar and Grill - Celebration
Join us at the Bohemian Bar and Grill for Christmas Day Brunch and Dinner.
Buca di Beppo - Florida Mall
Have a ball celebrating the holidays at Buca! Open at 11 a.m. on Christmas Day.
Bull & Bear at Waldorf Astoria Orlando
Guests can take pleasure in a four-course holiday dinner, served on Christmas Day at Bull & Bear from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. This dining experience includes a choice of entrees, along with special selections including artichoke bisque, lobster salad Napoleon and chateaubriand. The standard Bull & Bear a la carte menu will also be available. $105 per person. Wine pairing programs are available. Tax and gratuity are additional. Reservations required: 407-597-5409.
Christini's Ristorante Italiano
Make your reservations today - celebrate Christmas with family and friends, cherishing the season. Dover Sole
Columbia Restaurant - Celebration
Open at 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. serving a choice of traditional Christmas features, along with our complete dinner menu. Cost is $21.95 adults, $5.95 children 10 and younger. 407-566-1505
Cooper's Hawk - International Drive
Leave the cooking to Cooper's Hawk this Christmas! We are open regular restaurant hours.
deep blu Seafood Grille at Wyndham Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
deep blu will be offering our regular menu and a Christmas day dinner special for $42 per guest from 4:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Emeril's Restaurant Orlando
Join us from Noon - 9 p.m. on December 25, 2014 at Emeril's Orlando as we cook-up a special Christmas menu (in addition to our regular menu).
Emeril's Tchoup Chop
Join us from Noon - 9 p.m. on December 25, 2014 at Emeril's Tchoup Chop as Chef Ryan Vargas and team cook-up a special Christmas menu (in addition to our regular menu).
Fiorenzo Italian Steakhouse at Hyatt Regency Orlando
Christmas brunch 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. $70 Adults, $28 Children 5‐12, 4 and under free. Includes Sparkling Wine, Juice, Coffee & Tea. menu
Harvest Bistro at Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
Christmas Day buffet 4-10 p.m. includes pan-seared herb salmon, turkey with cranberry sauce and brown-sugar glazed ham. $45 for adults, $22 children 6-12. 407-597-3600
Islands Dining Room at Loews Royal Pacific Resort
From 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Christmas Day buffet will offer juniper berry roasted turkey, Palmetto Creek ham and stuffed quail. Entertainment will feature visits from Santa, a face painter, balloonist, islands musicians and hula dancers. Cost is $54 for adults, $24 children ages 3-9. 407-503-3463
The Kitchen at Hard Rock Hotel
Christmas Day dinner buffet from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. includes sirlon, roasted spice-rubbed leg of lamb, maple-cinnamon glazed country ham, sage butter-basted turkey and kid-friendly items. $50 for adults, $18 children ages 3-9.
McCoy's Bar and Grill at Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport
Leave the cooking to us this year and join us for Christmas. Enjoy pre-fixe specials on Dec. 24 from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. and Dec. 25 from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Napa Restaurant at Hyatt Regency Orlando
Enjoy a special Christmas menu with us.
Norman's at Ritz Carlton Orlando
Serving their a la carte menu from 5-9 pm. Reservations are strongly suggested as they only have a few spots open. 407- 393-4333
Oscar's - Waldorf Astoria Orlando
On Christmas Eve and Christmas, Oscar's will feature a holiday family buffet from 5 - 10 p.m. Holiday dinner buffet is $59 per person. $29 per child under 12. For guests who paid the resort fee, children under 12 are complimentary. Tax and gratuity are additional. Reservations: 407-597-5450
Primo at JW Marriott Orlando
Open for dinner. Reservations recommended. 407-393-4444
Rosen Center Christmas Holiday Buffet
With everything from baked ham, tender turkey and fresh seafood to everyone's favorite holiday desserts, Rosen Centre's Holiday Buffet gives you the chance to experience the most wonderful time of the year surrounded by those you love. 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Bonus: Ice Skating Show - 6:00 p.m. $5.00 per person if booked in conjunction with Holiday Buffet.
Rosen Plaza Christmas Buffet
Join us for a traditional Christmas family buffet with all the trimmings from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Price: $37.75++ Adult $16.95++ Child (4-10) Free under 4
Rosen Shingle Creek in Café Osceola
Savor a joyful spread of over 44 dishes including holiday favorites, chef-manned carving stations, unlimited champagne mimosas, decadent desserts and more, Thursday, December 25, 2014, 11:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Ruth's Chris Steak House - Orlando
The restaurant will be open during regular hours and will be serving its regular menu.
Siro Urban Italian at Marriott World Center
Open for dinner beginning at 5 p.m.
Christmas Day Brunch 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Buffet 12 p.m. - 7p.m. Adults: $44.95 Children: $14.95. Buffet features carved to order Ham and Prime Rib, Pork Loin, Sea Scallops, Pasta Station.
Tropicale - Caribe Royale Hotel
Celebrate this Christmas season with family and friends and enjoy traditional favorites like traditional stollen, fruit and nut bread with marzipan and yule logs, Christmas Day, December 25, 2014, 2 p.m. - 8 p.m. Cost: $44.00 per Adult, $15.00 Children ages 3-9, Children under 3 years of age dine free. Reservations strongly recommended, 407-238-8020.
These restaurants are guaranteed to satisfy your family's holiday hunger. Check out our holiday events in Orlando for even more holiday season fun.