List of 2017 Metro Detroit Restaurants Open on Christmas

Make Your Holiday Dining Reservation

••• Edison's Restaurant at The Dearborn Inn. Photo © Nancy Jones

​If eating out on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day sounds good to you, you'll find that most of your restaurant options are located in hotels. There are plenty of Metro Detroit hotel restaurants to choose from for holiday brunch, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinners in 2017. If you know where to look, you can even find a few stand-alone restaurants. Whether you are looking for a memorable formal gourmet meal or a casual get-together with family, there's something here for everyone.

When you find the one you like, make your reservations early. Holiday bookings fill up fast!

5ive Steakhouse is located at The Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth. It offers an a la carte menu with holiday-themed dishes on Christmas Eve and a Christmas Brunch on Christmas Day.

220 Merrill in Birmingham is open Christmas Eve. It promises holiday cheer with bottomless mimosas during brunch and a spectacular surf and turf dinner with signature sides for evening diners.

Cameron's Steakhouse in Birmingham accepts reservations for Christmas Day. Cameron's is a 21st-century take on the upscale American steakhouse. 

Rugby Grille in Birmingham is the Townsend Hotel's flagship restaurant. It is open with a limited menu for brunch and dinner on both Christmas Day and Christmas Eve. Reservations are required.

Roast in Detroit offers downtown holiday diners a delicious meal on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. The restaurant is known for its top-notch met and trendy side dishes.


Giulio & Sons Restaurant, located in the Edward Village - Michigan hotel in Dearborn,  is accepting reservations for Christmas Day.

Edison's in The Dearborn Inn has been serving Christmas Eve dinners for more than 40 years. Holiday reservations are a must.

Benihana in Dearborn offers a festive holiday meal served at communal tables—perfect for large families or for small parties that want to celebrate with a larger group.

Big Fish Seafood Bistro is a modern seafood bistro with colorful decor. Reservations are recommended for the holidays.

TRIA - An American Brasserie is located in Dearborn's The Henry hotel. The restaurant offers artisan American cuisine. Open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Bistro 555 offers classic American fare and Prism is a modern steakhouse. Both are located in Detroit's Greektown Casino Hotel are both open and accepting reservations for Christmas Day.

The Historic Holly Hotel in Holly hosts several holiday events in December, typically including a Victorian Feast, Dickens Festival, a Vegetarian Christmas Feast, a Christmas Tea Luncheon, Breakfast With Santa and ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas traditional dinner on Christmas Eve.

Buca di Beppo in Livonia is an Italian restaurant open for dine-in or take-out meals on Christmas Day starting at 11 a.m. The location in Utica is also open on Christmas Day.

Ruth's Chris Steak House promises diners fresh ingredients and classic dishes, including its legendary steaks. The Troy restaurant is accepting reservations for Christmas Day.

Wolfgang Puck Pizzeria and Cucina in the MGM Grand Hotel in Detroit brings the tastes of Italy to a holiday meal.

Make reservations for Christmas Eve or Christmas Day.