A la Carte Brunch

Its sister in Boston may be closed on Christmas Eve, but Area Four's Kendall Square outpost will be open for brunch. Pop in for a la carte specialties like breakfast pizza or baked French toast for a holiday treat.

Availability: Brunch: 10:30am-2:30pm

Price: A la Carte

Area Four

500 Technology Square
Cambridge, MA 02139
617-758-4444

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Bundle up and head for Lexington to enjoy a four-course menu with friends and family. The quaint and cozy (not to mention picturesque) surroundings will get you in the holiday spirit and the menu will satisfy your every holiday craving.

Availability: 4:00pm - 9:30pm

Price: $80 per adult, $25 per child

Artistry on the Green

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

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Settle in for a spectacular night at Bergamot. The Somerville spot is serving a curated three-course menu with options like truffle soup, lobster cavatelli, and plum pudding. Just be sure to make an early reservation as they'll be closing up shop at 8:30pm.

Availability: 5:30-8:30pm

Price: $95 per person

Bergamot

118 Beacon Street
Somerville, MA 02143
617-576-7700

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Make like a Who this Christmas Eve and enjoy a roast beast at BISq. The Inman Square restaurant, known for its whole animal feasts, is serving a pared down version for the holiday: three courses including a starter, entree (with side and sauce) and a dessert of your choosing.

Availability: 5:00-8:30pm

Price: $70 per person

BISq

1071 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
617-714-3693

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The Langham Hotel invites guests to the elegant dining room at Bond this Christmas Eve with a festive prix fixe feast. Get the family together and sit down to a scrumptious four-course meal prepared by Executive Chef Mark Sapienza and his team.

Availability: 5:00pm - 10:00pm

Price: $90 per person, $55 per child

Bond Restaurant | Lounge

250 Franklin Street
Boston, MA 02110
617-956-8765

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Brunch Buffet & Dinner Prix Fixe

The Bristol covers all the Christmas Eve bases this year with a brunch buffet for early risers as well as a prix fixe feast in the evening for those who prefer to celebrate over a more traditional dinner menu. Take your pick and book your table asap.

Availability: Brunch: 9:00am - 3:00pm, Dinner begins at 5:00pm

Price: Brunch: $78 per person, $49 per child; Dinner: $85 per person

Bristol Restaurant & Bar

200 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
617-351-2037

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Brunch Buffet

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 11:00am, 11:30am, 1:00pm, and 1:30pm

Price: $110 per person, $45 per child

Cafe Fleuri

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

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Chopps American Bar & Grill

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

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Eat all the fishes at Coppa this Christmas Eve. In the grand Italian tradition, Jamie Bissonnette and team are putting together a multi-course prix fixe that's teeming with delicious creatures from the briny deep - oysters, calamari, smelts, you name it and it's probably on the menu. In addition, they are open for brunch and mid-day bar charcuterie.

Availability: Brunch 11:00am - 2:30pm, Bar 11:00am - 4:30pm, Dinner 4:30pm - 9:00pm

Price: $75 Feast of the Seven Fishes, $45 Additional Wine Pairing

Coppa

253 Shawmut Avenue
Boston, MA 02118
617-391-0902

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Leave your Christmas Eve eats in the hands of the capable team at dante. The riverside restaurant within the Royal Sonesta is offering a four-course Feast of the Seven Fishes menu (in keeping with the Italian tradition) as well as their a la carte menu and one for the kids, too.

Availability: 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Price: Feast of the Seven Fishes $70 per person

dante

40 Edwin H. Land Boulevard
Cambridge, MA 02142
617-497-4200

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Prix Fixe Feast

Get yourself to Grotto this Christmas Eve to partake of the classic Feast of the Seven Fishes. The team will be serving a three-course prix fixe teeming with seafood so good luck and fortune will be yours in the new year - as the tradition goes.

Availability: 5:00-10:00pm

Price: $55 per person

Grotto

37 Bowdoin Street
Boston, MA 02114
617-227-3434

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Breakfast, Brunch Buffet & Dinner

Enjoy breakfast offerings, a special holiday brunch buffet or the regular dinner menu at Henrietta's Table. Chef Peter Davis' menu of honest to goodness New England cooking will have something delicious for everyone in your party.

Availability: Breakfast: 7:00-10:30am; Brunch Buffet 12:00-3:00pm; Dinner: 5:30-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte; Brunch Buffet: $55 per person

Henrietta’s Table

1 Bennett Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
617-661-5005

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Il Casale Lexington gets traditional (and delicious) with a classic Christmas Eve menu. The four-course Feast of the Seven Fishes prix fixe will be offered in addition to their a la carte menu and, of course, the kids will have a menu just for themselves too.

Availability: 4:00pm - 9:00pm

Price: $65 per person

il Casale Lexington

1727 Massachusetts Avenue
Lexington, MA 02420
781-538-5846

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Il Casale, Belmont's go-to Italian destination, will be offering a celebratory four-course Feast of the Seven Fishes menu, starring all of your favorite sea foods. They'll also be serving delectables from their regular a la carte offerings as well as a kid's menu for the young ones ready to feast.

Availability: 4:00pm - 9:00pm

Price: $65 per person

il Casale Belmont

50 Leonard Street
Belmont, MA 02478
617-209-4942

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Family-Style Prix Fixe

La Morra hosts a four-course, Piedmontese feast at their Brookline restaurant this Christmas Eve. Book a table to tuck into family-style plates of Northern Italian faves like spit-roasted pork loin and scallop scampi risotto before you tuck yourself in for a long winter's nap.

Availability: 5:00-9:00pm

Price: $75 per adult; $45 per child

La Morra

48 Boylston Street
Brookline, MA 02445
617-739-0007

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Prix Fixe Feast

Enjoy a Festa dei Sette Pesci, or Feast of the Seven Fishes, at Marliave. The Downtown restaurant hosts their own version of the beloved holiday tradition. Book a table during regular dinner hours to partake of the seafood-laden prix fixe.

Availability: 5:00-10:00pm

Price: $70 per person

Marliave

10 Bosworth Street
Boston, MA 02108
617-422-0004

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Let the Boston Harbor Hotel host your holiday celebration. Meritage, the hotel's signature restaurant, welcomes diners with a decadent four-course prix fixe and waterfront-facing windows so you can take in habor views with your meal.

Availability: 4:00pm - 9:00pm

Price: $195 adults including wine ($125 without), Children's a la carte

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 Eve, the hotel’s signature restaurant will be serving a three-course prix fixe in addition to its regular menu so you can celebrate with views of Fort Point Channel and classic French fare.

Availability: 4:30pm - 10:00pm

Price: $65 per person

Miel Brasserie Provencale

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

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A la Carte & Prix Fixe Menus

Oak Long Bar at the Fairmont Copley Plaza is open all day offering a modified version of their regular menu as well as a three-course prix fixe featuring seasonal specialties and holiday favorites.

Availability: 7:00am-11:00pm; prix fixe: 12:00-3:00pm and 4:00-10:00pm

Price: A la Carte; $70 per person

OAK Long Bar + Kitchen

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

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Prix Fixe Feast

Enjoy a five-course Feast of the Seven Fishes at Somerville's Posto. As is the tradition, the menu will feature plenty of seafood (said to bring luck in the approaching year) and, as luck would have it, there's an optional wine pairing available to complete the festivities.

Availability: 5:00-8:00pm

Price: $65 per person; $100 per person with wines

Posto

187 Elm Street
Somerville, MA 02144
617-625-0600

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Rowes Wharf Sea Grille will be open for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea on the eve of the holiday so you can reward your self with a relaxing respite and for making it through the most hectic parts of the season (plus it's just a short walk from Faneuil Hall if you have last minute gifts to get).

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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Spend the eve of the holiday overlooking the city from the fifty-second floor of the Prudential Tower. Top of the Hub is serving their regular brunch favorites and then, come dinnertime, pulling out all the stops on a four-course menu of decadent dishes like lobster gnocchi, pan-seared scallops, roasted prime rib, and mint chocolate & sour cherry mousse.

Availability: Brunch: 11:30am-2:00pm; Dinner: 4:00-8:00pm

Price: Brunch: $42 per person, $24 per child, Dinner: $85 per person, $35 per child

Top of the Hub

800 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199
617-536-1775

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A la Carte Brunch & Dinner

Give your Christmas Eve a Spanish twist at Toro. The award-winning South End spot will be open for brunch and dinner (serving their regular menus) so you can celebrate the holiday with an array of small plates - just book a table before 8:00pm.

Availability: Brunch: 11:00am-2:30pm; Dinner: 5:00-8:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Toro

1704 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02118
617-536-4300

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Southern Christmas

Andy Husbands and co. will be hosting their fifth annual Southern Christmas Eve dinner at Tremont 647. Book a table during regular dinner hours for a la carte specialties like fried chicken, bacony collards and cheddar grits.

Availability: 5:30-10:30pm

Price: A la Carte

Tremont 647

647 Tremont Street
Boston, MA 02118
617-266-4600

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A la Carte Treats

Vicki Lee's will be open on Christmas Eve with cookies and cakes and all sorts of baked goodies to complete your holiday table. Swing by before 4:00 to pick up any last minute treats to enjoy over the holiday.

Availability: 8:00am-4:00pm

Price: A la Carte

Vicki Lee’s

105 Trapelo Road
Belmont, MA 02478
617-489-5007

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