Many restaurants in Myrtle Beach are open on Christmas Eve, and some are even open on Christmas Day.

Holiday meal guide: Myrtle Beach restaurants open Christmas Day

November 21, 2019

The holidays are a time to eat, drink and be merry. If working away in the kitchen isn’t for you, check out these great Myrtle Beach area restaurants that are open Christmas Day for your culinary pleasure. Enjoy a pleasant holiday meal without all the work and cleanup!

Times may change depending on staffing and demand so you may want to call ahead. If you’d like to add a restaurant to this list, please email [email protected]

Hard Rock Cafe, Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach

Open: Noon to 4 p.m. 

Hard Rock Cafe at Broadway at the Beach will open at noon Christmas Day for a Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree event! Two different menus will be served: The Holiday Festive Menu, which will be served from noon to 4 p.m., includes either a two-course ($27.95) or three-course ($32.95) meal with a choice of apps, burgers, sandwiches, salads, and a holiday dessert. The Kiss Me Under the Mistletoe Menu is served from 4 to 8 p.m. and includes a 2-course ($33.95) or 3-course ($38.95) meal with choice of apps, entree such as baby back ribs, steak, or salmon, and dessert. 

American Tap House, Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach

Open: Noon to 9 p.m. 

Dave & Buster’s, Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach

Open: 5 p.m. to midnight

Joe’s Crab Shack, Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach

Open: 4 to 10 p.m. 

Landry’s, Broadway at the Beach, Myrtle Beach

Open: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

Landry’s at Broadway at the Beach will be open Christmas Day. They will be serving their traditional seafood-heavy menu along with holiday specials. 

Brentwood Restaurant & Wine Bistro, Little River

Open: 4 to 9 p.m.

Elevate your holiday meal with a visit to the upscale Brentwood Restaurant & Wine Bistro in Little River. The restaurant will be open from 4-9 p.m. on Christmas Eve and noon-8 p.m. Christmas Day. The restaurant is offering a three-course menu for $42 with selections like escargot, smoked salmon, salmon en croute, beef short ribs, shrimp & scallops, and much more. Add the chef’s wine selections and champagne to your meal for $18. Seating is limited. Call 843-249-2601 for reservations. 

Preston’s Seafood Buffet 

Open: 11:30 a.m. 

Preston’s Seafood Buffet will be open at 11:30 a.m. on Christmas Day! The buffet will feature traditional holiday menu items such as turkey, honey-baked ham, prime rib, and stuffing alongside a variety of baked and fried seafood. Desserts include traditional holiday favorites.  The pricing is $32.95 for adults, $15.95 for children ages 7-11, and $7.95 for children 3-6. Reservations are recommended. Doors open at 11:30. 

Greg Norman’s Australian Grille, North Myrtle Beach

Open: 2 to 8 p.m. 

Greg Norman’s will be serving a special holiday meal accompanied by live music. Menu and artist are both TBA! 

Ruth’s Chris, Myrtle Beach

Open: 1 to 10 p.m. Christmas Day

Enjoy the Seasonal Classics Menu this holiday season at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Myrtle Beach. The 3-course meal includes a fresh starter; choice of entree from the featured selections; and a Praline Bread Pudding with whiskey sauce & ice cream for dessert. Prices start at $45.95/person. 

Carolina Roadhouse

Open: 1 to 9 p.m. Christmas Day. 

Gulfstream Cafe

Open: 4 to 9 p.m. 

California Dreaming, Myrtle Beach and Surfside Beach

Open: 1 to 9 p.m. 

New York Prime, Myrtle Beach

Open: 5 to 9 p.m. Christmas Day




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