So you pulled a Clark Griswold and cooked your Christmas turkey until its innards evaporated into a puff of steam. But, hey, at least your goose isn't cooked--there are plenty of restaurants that will serve your family a non-burnt meal on Christmas Day.
Chandlers Steakhouse, 981 W. Grove St., 208-383-4300, chandlersboise.com. Open from 4-9 p.m., with a special holiday prix-fixe menu for $47 per person. Regular menu available as well.
Cottonwood Grille, 913 W. River St., 208-333-9800, cottonwoodgrille.com. Open from 4-9 p.m. with regular menu. Reservations encouraged.
Denny's, 2580 Airport Way, 208-344-9092, dennys.com. Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week without any holiday closures.
The Flicks, 646 Fulton St., 208-342-4288, theflicksboise.com. Dinner will be served at the cafe from 4-9:30 p.m., and movies include Young Adult, The Descendants and My Week With Marilyn.
Madhuban, 6930 W. State St., 208-853-8215, madhubanindiancuisine.com. Open 11 a.m.-2 p.m. for a FREE lunch buffet. Open for dinner at 5 p.m.
Modern Hotel, 1314 W. Grove St., 208-424-8244, themodernhotel.com. Open for food and drinks from 4-10 p.m. with regular menu.
Mulligan's, 1009 W. Main St., 208-336-6998. Open for food and drinks starting at 5 p.m.
Murphy's Seafood Bar & Grill, 1555 Broadway Ave., 208-344-3691, murphysboise.com. Open from noon-8 p.m., with a limited menu and holiday specials.
Owyhee Plaza Grill, 1109 Main St., 208-343-4611, owyheeplaza.com. Open from noon-6 p.m. with a special three-course menu.
Sa-Wad-Dee Thai, 1890 E. Fairview Ave., Meridian, 208-884-0701, sawaddeethai.com. Open from noon-9 p.m. with a special menu. Live music from Michael Laky from 6-9 p.m. Reservations suggested.
Sophia's Greek Bistro, 6748 N. Glenwood St., 208-853-0844, sophiagreekbistro.com. Offering a special Greek holiday menu from noon-8 p.m.
Thai Cuisine, 6777 W. Overland Road, 208-658-0516, boisethaicuisine.com. Open from noon-9:30 p.m., with the regular menu.