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Traditional christmas dinner in the city?

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All my family ( 5 of us ) are going to be together this christmas, cramped into my itty bitty apartment..I'd love to cook, but space is a MAJOR issue. So I have been trying to find a Good, hopefully traditional, inexpensive to reasonably priced, ( since I am footing the bill ,yikes! ) place to have christmas dinner.... it does not have to be fancy , just good food. Are diners a good option? Do most places, other than chinese close for the holiday ...its my first in the city....Any suggestions? Thank you so much Lisa

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  1. Check out Tea and Sympathy. I'm not sure if they're open on Christmas Day, but if they are, you'd be hard-pressed to find a more traditional dinner.

    1. About dot com has a page listing places that are serving Christmas dinner on Christmas Day, so check that out. Most will be serving a not-cheap prix fixe though. Hotels are your best bet. Good luck.
      http://gonyc.about.com/od/christmasdi...

      1. Here's a list of some options:
        http://www.restaurantgirl.com/restaur...

        Note that the list includes both restaurants open for Christmas Eve Dinner and Christmas Day Dinner. I would call to clarify if you are interested in a particular restaurant.