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Looking for good restaruants open Christmas Day...any suggestions?

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pookstermorse Nov 28, 2011 01:33 PM

Any good food open for Christmas night....day of Christmas in north Austin area?

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    PappyAustin RE: pookstermorse Nov 28, 2011 02:16 PM

    I often eat out on those days and have found that the only places that you can count on being open are either Chinese or Indian. Any other place that is open is probably going to have some set menu holiday meal. Rob Balon usually publishes a list like that on his website closer to Christmas.

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      pookstermorse RE: PappyAustin Nov 28, 2011 03:12 PM

      Thank you Pappy....will check on this closer to Christmas. Visiting my mother in law and she doesn't cook and doesn't like Indian or Chinese....lol!!!

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      willyum RE: pookstermorse Nov 28, 2011 03:21 PM

      Try Opentable, they are listing these eleven restaurants in the greater Austin area with openings at 7 PM for 2 people on Christmas night.

      1886 Cafe & Bakery - Driskill Hotel
      Downtown | American

      Buca di Beppo - Austin
      Downtown | Italian

      Estancia Churrascaria - Arboretum
      Arboretum | Brazilian Steakhouse

      Hyatt Lost Pines - Firewheel Cafe
      Bastrop | American

      Josey's
      Bee Caves/Lakeway/Lake Travis | Contemporary American

      Lantana Grill
      Horseshoe Bay | Steakhouse

      McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Austin (Century Oaks)
      Northwest | Seafood

      Stories Fine Dining Establishment at Hyatt Regency Lost Pines
      Midtown | Contemporary American

      SWB @ the Hyatt Regency Austin
      Downtown | Southwest

      Trace - W - Austin
      Downtown | Contemporary American

      TRIO - Four Seasons Austin
      Downtown | Steakhouse

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      McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurant
      11600 Century Oaks Ter Ste 100, Austin, TX 78758

      Lantana Grill
      200 Hi Circle North, Horseshoe Bay, TX 78657

      Estancia Churrascaria
      4894 Highway 290 W, Sunset Valley, TX 78735

      Four Seasons
      98 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701

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        pookstermorse RE: willyum Nov 28, 2011 03:44 PM

        Fantastic, Willyum....thank you kindly!

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          chrisdds98 RE: willyum Nov 29, 2011 07:27 AM

          Stories Fine Dining Establishment at Hyatt Regency Lost Pines
          Midtown | Contemporary American

          interesting definition of midtown...

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            pookstermorse RE: chrisdds98 Nov 29, 2011 10:39 AM

            Thank you Chris!

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