You can have all the fun and none of the work this Easter by going out for a meal where it's not you who has to cook or clean. These restaurants are open on Easter 2018 and are ready to make your day fun and worry-free.
Some of these restaurants that are open for Easter have special menus or brunches but others serve their regular menus. You can check with each restaurant to find out more.
I highly suggest calling your local restaurant before you get packed in the car and head out to eat. Some individual locations may be closed or have different hours.
Tip: Going out for brunch or dinner on Easter has become a tradition for quite a few people. If you are planning on going out to eat on Easter, make a reservation or call ahead to save yourself what might be a long wait.
Need to stop by a store on your way back from brunch? Here's a list of stores that are open on Easter.
Restaurants That Are Open for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner on Easter
Whether you're hungry for breakfast, lunch, or dinner on Easter, here's a list of restaurants that will be open all day.
- IHOP: IHOP will be open all day on Easter for you to come in and enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
- Denny's: You can also enjoy Denny's anytime on Easter Sunday during their regular open business hours.
- Bob Evans: Bob Evans is open all day on Easter Sunday for their regular hours, 6 am to 9 pm. You can also pre-order their Farmhouse Feast family dinner that you can pick up and enjoy at home for your own Easter dinner.
- Golden Corral: Enjoy Easter foods and more at Golden Corral on Easter, they're open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
- White Castle: Most White Castles are open all day on Easter, call your local restaurant for hours.
- Starbucks: You can enjoy your favorite coffee drink as well as their food and bakery treats all day on Easter.
- Cracker Barrel: Cracker Barrel will be open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Easter Sunday.
- Perkins: Perkins will be open during their normal operating hours for Easter.
- Sonic Drive-In: Sonic will be open their normal hours on Easter Sunday.
- HomeTown Buffet: HomeTown Buffet, Country Buffet, and Ryan's will all be open on Easter serving their breakfast, lunch, and dinner buffets.
- Burger King: Most Burger King's are open on Easter but some locations may have shorter hours.
Restaurants That Are Open for Breakfast and Lunch on Easter
Catch an Easter brunch on Sunday, with these restaurants being open for breakfast and lunch.
- McCormick & Schmick's: McCormick & Schmick's Seafood & Steaks is open for a special Easter brunch. Reservations are suggested.
Restaurants That Are Open for Lunch and Dinner on Easter
After the egg hunts are over, you can head out to these restaurants to get lunch and dinner on Easter Sunday.
- Applebee's: Applebee's is open during their normal Sunday hours for Easter.
- Red Lobster: Red Lobster will be open for Easter 2018 for both lunch and dinner.
- Olive Garden: Olive Garden is also open on Easter Sunday during normal operating hours, for both lunch and dinner.
- Outback Steakhouse: Have dinner in the Outback on Easter for both lunch and dinner.
- Boston Market: Boston Market is open on Easter and they have a special Easter feast that includes spiral sliced ham, boneless ham, or boneless turkey breast.
- Carrabba's: Go Italian this Easter because Carrabba's is open for both lunch and dinner for their regular hours on Easter Sunday.
- Cheesecake Factory: Cheesecake Factory is open at 10 am on Easter Sunday for a special Easter brunch and dinner.
- Buffalo Wild Wings: You can enjoy those wings even on Easter because Buffalo Wild Wings is open for their normal hours.
- TGI Friday's: TGI Friday's will also be open for Easter, call your nearest location for hours.
- LongHorn Steakhouse: LongHorn Steakhouse will be open during their normal Sunday hours.
- Texas Roadhouse: Texas Roadhouse will be open for lunch and dinner on Easter, where you can enjoy all your favorites.
- Chili's: Most Chili's locations will be open on Easter but you'll want to call before you go to check if your location will be open.
- Yard House: Your local Yard House will be open for lunch and dinner this Easter.
- Bonefish Grill: Bonefish Grills open at 11 am on Easter with either a brunch or dinner menu, depending on location.
- Fleming's: You can eat at Fleming's Prime Steakhouse on Easter, with some locations offering a brunch.
- Benihana: Benihana's will be open for lunch and dinner, reservations are suggested.
- Shake Shack: Most Shake Shacks will be open on Easter but some locations will have different hours.
- P.F. Chang's: You can enjoy a lunch or dinner at P.F. Chang's on Easter this year.
- Maggiano's: They will be open on Easter will some locations offering a special Easter brunch.
- Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen: You can stop by Cheddar's for lunch or dinner this Easter.
- Papa John's: Get your pizza fix even on Easter because Papa John's is open.
- Buca di Beppo: Buca di Beppo is open for Easter Sunday lunch and dinner. Reservations are suggested.
Restaurants That Are Open for Dinner on Easter
End Easter 2018 with a special dinner at these restaurants open just for dinner.
- Ruth Chris: Ruth Chris Steak House is open for dinner for Easter, 4 to 9 pm and will have a special menu. At some locations there may also be a breakfast brunch available, call your local Ruth Chris for details.