Places Open On Christmas Eve and Christmas Day In Memphis 2019

Posted by Holly Whitfield | November 14th 2019 10163 0

Here’s a working list of places in Memphis that will be open on December 25, 2019. If you know of other spots, leave it in the comments and I’ll add it to the list!

Keep scrolling for a list of places open on Christmas Eve, too. Special thanks to Aisling for updating this list for 2019!

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Christmas Day:

  • Alex’s Tavern usually opens in the evening.
  • B.B. King’s opens at 5:00 p.m.
  • Blind Bear opens at 6:00 p.m.
  • Brookhaven Pub opens at 5:00 p.m.
  • Capriccio Grill at the Peabody will serve Christmas dinner 12:00 to 10:00 p.m. Call for reservations. 
  • Chez Philippe at the Peabody will serve Christmas dinner from 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Call for reservations.
  • Golf & Games Family Park is open on Christmas Day from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • India Palace is open regular hours.
  • Lafayette’s opens at 4:00 p.m. 
  • Neil’s Music Room will be open 11:00 a.m – 3:00 a.m, serving Christmas dinner and hosting live music.
  • Peabody Mezzanine Christmas Brunch will be served 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Call for reservations.
  • Paulette’s at the River Inn at Harbor Town will be open for Christmas dinner. Call for reservations.
  • The Pumping Station is open normal hours.
  • Rum Boogie Cafe will have live music from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m.
  • Slider Inn will open at 6:00 p.m.
  • Wang’s Mandarin House is open. 
  • Young Avenue Deli will open at 5:00 p.m. 
  • Zebra Lounge will open at 6:30 p.m. 
  • Also, because people like to add it every year: you can always go for Piccadilly, Perkins, and IHOP.


  • On Christmas Night, Zoo Lights opens at 5:30 p.m.
  • Starry Nights at Shelby Farms will be open 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.


  • Blind Bear will be open regular hours.
  • Blues City Cafe will be open 11:00 – 4:00 p.m. 
  • Brookhaven Pub will be open 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Capriccio Grill at The Peabody will be open regular hours.
  • Golf & Games Family Park will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • The Half Shell’s locations will be open regular hours but might close a little early. 
  • Huey’s – all locations open at 11:00 a.m.
  • India Palace will be open regular hours.
  • Kooky Canuck will be open 11 a.m. to 11 p.m..
  • Lafayette’s will open at 11:00 a.m. 
  • Neil’s Music Room is open regular hours.
  • Owen Brennan’s will be open during the day. 
  • Paulette’s will be open regular hours
  • Pumping Station will be open regular hours.
  • Rum Boogie Cafe has live music from 7:00 to 11:00 p.m.
  • Slider Inn will be open regular hours. 
  • Young Avenue Deli will be open regular hours. 


  • Andy B’s will be open 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Christmas Eve and 5:00 p.m. to midnight on Christmas Day.
  • Billy Hardwick’s will be open 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Christmas Eve, 5:00 p.m. to midnight Christmas Day.
  • Main Event Entertainment will be open 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

About The Contributor
Aisling Maki is a freelance writer, editor, and public and media relations specialist with awards from The Associated Press, Society of Professional Journalists and Public Relations Society of America, as well as several awards for fiction writing. Her work has appeared in publications in more than 20 countries. You can usually find her cheering on the Grizzlies, doing outdoorsy things, or traveling with her daughter, Brídín. They live in Cooper-Young with a dog, a guinea pig and a pair of pet mice.

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  1. Jordan says:

    Hi Holly! Hu. Roof will be opening on both Christmas Eve and Christmas day, offering a very special prix-fixe dinner menu will be available from 12:00pm – 9pm for $45 per person. Hoping you might be able to add! Thank you.

  2. Grant says:

    Not sure if their hours are different at all, but we’be been to Casablanca a couple different times for dinner on Christmas.

  3. Tom Uphold says:

    Golf and Games Family Park:
    Christmas Eve: 9 am – 4 pm
    Christmas Day: 3 pm – 8 pm

  4. Lana Danko says:

    Kooky Canuck will be open Christmas Eve, 11am – 11pm. Closed on Christmas Day.

    Thank you

  5. Mia says:

    Does anyone know if Bardog will be open on Christmas Day?

  6. Kevin says:

    you guys rock!

  7. Josh says:

    Movies! Theaters are always open on the holidays. #StartATradition

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