Dinner Buffet

Tuckered out from unwrapping all your gifts? Relax and treat you and your family to a delectable dinner buffet at ArtBar. There'll be holiday favorites like glazed ham, roasted turkey and - of course - a housemade pie station to end the day on a sweet note.

Availability: 5:00-8:00pm

Price: $50 per adult; $19 per child 12 and under; free for children under 4

ArtBar

40 Edwin Land Boulevard
Cambridge, MA 02142
617-806-4122

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This Christmas, chef Lucas Sousa welcomes guests to Artistry on the Green with a four-course menu of festive holiday fare. Once you've opened your presents and worked up an appetite, you can gather together for a celebratory meal.

Availability: 12:00-7:00pm

Price: $65 per adult; $25 per child under 12

Artistry on the Green

2027 Massachusetts Avenue
Lexington, MA 02421
781-301-6655

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Let Daniel Boulud give your holiday a French make-over at Bar Boulud in the Mandarin Oriental. The Back Bay restaurant from the award-winning chef and cookbook author will be serving a festive prix fixe fit for the whole family.

Availability: 12:00-8:00pm

Price: $85 per person; $144 per person with paired wine

Bar Boulud

776 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199
617-535-8800

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Start your holiday feasting at Cafe at the Taj—they're offering an early afternoon buffet of Christmas favorites. Think: roasted sweet potato, duck confit, chestnut stuffing, glazed ham and more. The dishes are available in four seatings.

Availability: seatings at 11:00am, 11:30am, 2:00pm, 2:30pm

Price: $95 per adult; $42 per child

The Cafe at Taj Boston

15 Arlington Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-598-5255

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Gather your family & friends for a special Christmas City Brunch buffet from Cafe Fleuri. Enjoy an extensive array of culinary options, including a mimosa for the adults and fun festivities for the kids, like face painting and a visit from Santa.

Availability: Seatings at 10:30am, 11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 1:30pm and 3:45pm

Price: $110 per adult; $45 per child aged 5-12

Cafe Fleuri

250 Franklin Street
Boston, MA 02110
617-451-1900

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Chef Steve Zimei puts the spirit in the season at Chopps American Bar and Grill with a three-course tasting menu full of modern day interpretations of holiday classics.

Availability: 1:00–6:00pm

Price: $45 per person

Chopps American Bar & Grill

1 Burlington Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01803
781-221-6643

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Settle in at Clink for Christmas Day dining. Chef Anthony Dawodu and team are offering an a la carte menu, covering everything from burrata to butter-poached lobster, local oysters to Berkshire pork loin—plus sides and sweets to complete the table.

Availability: 3:00-9:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Clink

215 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
617-224-4004

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The Fireplace will be open on Christmas Day, serving an a la carte menu of hearty winter fare for you and your family. Once you're ready to venture out, head for Washington Square to enjoy eats like the Treat Yourself seafood tower or rack of lamb from Jim Solomon and his team.

Availability: 11:00am-9:00pm

Price: A la Carte

The Fireplace

1634 Beacon Street
Brookline, MA 02446
617-975-1900

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Once you’ve had your fill of family, head to The Hawthorne for A Very Buffett Christmas. You don’t have to be a full-on parrot head but you can kick back with tropical cocktails and pretend you’re eating cheeseburgers in paradise.

Availability: 8:00pm-1:00am

Price: A la Carte

The Hawthorne

500 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
617-532-9150

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Mamaleh's is throwing a Christmas Day shindig featuring scrumptious Chinese delectables (in additional to their regular menu) and tunes from the King of Pop at their first ever Moon Wok party. Sing along to MJ and Co. while you nosh the afternoon away.

Availability: 10:00am-4:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Mamaleh’s Delicatessen

One Kendall Square
Cambridge, MA 02139
617-958-3354

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Celebrate the holiday with the whole family and harbor views from the dining room at Meritage. The Boston Harbor Hotel’s signature waterfront-facing restaurant welcomes diners with a four-course prix fixe that's a perfect fit for the festive occasion.

Availability: 4:00-9:00pm

Price: $125 per person, $195 with paired wines, $55 per child, free for children under 3

Meritage

70 Rowes Wharf
Boston, MA 02110
617-439-3995

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Spend the holiday at the Intercontinental’s Miel Brasserie Provencal. On Christmas Day, the hotel’s signature restaurant will be serving a three-course prix fixe menu so you can celebrate with views of Fort Point Channel and classic French fare.

Availability: 12:00-8:00pm

Price: $60 per person

Miel Brasserie Provencale

510 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02210
617-217-5151

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Reservations are strongly recommended for Mooo's Christmas Day meal. The steakhouse atop Beacon Hill will be serving its full menu throughout the day for diners who want to get family and friends together over a festive (and meaty) feast.

Availability: 11:00am-7:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Mooo

15 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108
617-670-2515

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Keep the gifts coming and treat yourself and the family to Oak Long Bar's Christmas specials. Along with their regular menu they have beautifully crafted a Christmas menu featuring items like a lobster risotto and waygu rib eye for two and a buche de noel to top it all off.

Availability: 3:00-11:00pm

Price: A la Carte

OAK Long Bar + Kitchen

138 St. James Ave
Boston, MA 02116
617-585-7222

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Treat yourself to breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea at Rowes Wharf Sea Grille. The waterfront restaurant at the Boston harbor Hotel may be closed for dinner on Christmas Day but they'll be serving sumptuous a la carte menus during the morning and afternoon so you won't go hungry once the holiday dust has settled.

Availability: Breakfast: 7:00-11:00am; Lunch: 11:30am-4:00pm; Afternoon Tea: 2:30-4:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Rowes Wharf Sea Grille

Boston Harbor Hotel
Boston, MA 02110
617-856-7744

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Brunch Buffet

Round up the family and make your way to The Seaport Hotel's Christmas Day brunch buffet at Aura. From bacon, leek and truffle quiche to New England clam chowder and a chocolate fountain, the team has all the fixings for a wonderful holiday meal. Plus, Old St. Nick will stop in to greet the little ones.

Availability: 11:00am-3:00pm

Price: $75 per person; $25 per child 5-12; free for children under 4

TAMO Bistro & Bar

1 Seaport Lane
Boston, MA 02210
617-385-4304

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Chef Justin Melnick serves up Christmas Day indulgence with a four-course menu of classic cuisine. Settle in on the Vineyard for the prix fixe dinner, with seasonal plates like chestnut soup and stuffed acorn squash.

Availability: 3:00-7:00pm

Price: $109 per person

The Terrace at the Charlotte Inn

27 South Summer Street
Edgartown, Ma 02539
508-627-6227

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Just a stone's throw from Boston Harbor, the dining room at Waterline is an ideal spot for Christmas Day. Book a table to choose from a la carte specialties or go for the big shebang and opt for the festive five-course prix fixe. Christmas comes but once a year, after all.

Availability: 3:00-11:00pm

Price: $76 per person

Waterline

296 State Street
Boston, MA 02109
617-227-3838

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