If you want to go out for Christmas, you should call the restaurant in advance to make sure they are open, as certain locations may have different vacation periods.
Applebee's: Individual Applebee locations have the option of being open on Christmas day. Check your local restaurant here.
Boston Market : Many Boston Market restaurants are open on Christmas day. Visit www.bostonmarket.com/locations for your local store.
Denny's: On the busy day of the restaurant, Denny's is open around the clock.
Domino's Pizzas: Selected franchise locations are open for Christmas, especially in cities.
Dunkin 'Donuts: Participating locations open Christmas Day.
Macaroni Grill: Open from 1
Panda Express: Most locations are open for Christmas.
Ruth's Chris Steak House: Open Christmas Day.
Starbucks: Open at selected stores with varying hours. Visit www.starbucks.com/store-locator for your local business.
Waffle House: Open Christmas Day.
Other restaurants open on Christmas Day can be found at ABC News.