Veronica Flesher, Patch Staff
Many restaurants in Ocean City will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, but some will remain open to serve people who don’t want to fuss with a big meal, are traveling or who don’t celebrate the holiday.
- The Deauville Inn in Strathmere is open on Christmas Eve, book here.
- Adelene At Port-O-Call will be open for breakfast on Christmas Eve from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
- Plenty of restaurants in Atlantic City are open both Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Check them out here.
We’ve curated a list of national chains in the Ocean City area— ranging from formal sit-down restaurants to coffee shops and fast food businesses for people who are on the road for the holidays — that are open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, unless otherwise noted.
Make sure you call ahead for a reservation and to confirm hours at Ocean City-area locations. Some restaurants may offer limited hours, and not all locations of chains are open for the holidays.
Applebee’s (Christmas Eve only)
Buffalo Wild Wings
Chili’s (Christmas Eve only)
Domino’s Pizza Delivery
Five Guys Burgers and Fries
Olive Garden (Christmas Eve only)
Outback Steakhouse (Christmas Eve only)
Sonic (Christmas Eve only)
Taco Bell (Christmas Eve only)