Not Cooking on Christmas? Go Out.


You asked for a list of restaurants to grub at on December 25, so here we have it.

Know of another one? Add it to the comments below, and we'll add it to the list.

Chandlers Steakhouse, 981 W. Grove St., 208-383-4300, Open 5 p.m.-9 p.m. but all reservations are booked. Walk-ins may be available in the lounge.

Cottonwood Grille, 913 W. River St., 208-333-9800, Open 5 p.m.-10 p.m. with remaining seating times available 8 p.m-10 p.m. Make a reservation.

Denny's, 2580 Airport Way, 208-344-9092, Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week without any holiday closures.

Emilio's, 245 S. Capitol Blvd., 208-333-8002, Open 5 p.m.-9 p.m.

Flicks, 646 Fulton St., 208-342-4222, Dinner at the cafe and show times from 4 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Kyoto Japanese Steakhouse, 6002 W. Fairview Ave., 208-378-8808. Open 4 p.m.-9 p.m.

Madhuban, 6930 W. State St., 208-853-8215, Open 11 a.m.-2 p.m. with a FREE lunch buffet.

Murphy's Seafood Bar & Grill, 1555 Broadway Ave., 208-344-3691, Open at noon with the final seating at 7:30 p.m.

Owhyee Plaza Grill, 1109 W. Main St., 208-424-3691, Open 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

Sa-Wad-Dee Thai, 1890 E. Fairview Ave., Meridian, 208-884-0701, Open 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

Thai Cuisine, 6777 W. Overland Road, 208-658-0516, Open noon-10 p.m.