Not everyone wants to spend Christmas Day slaving away in the kitchen preparing dinner. And many of us are Christmas orphans without a large enough space to celebrate the holidays. Thankfully, SF provides. We’ve pulled together a list of  restaurants offering up special Christmas Day menus. Please note: all of these restaurants had availability on OpenTable as of December 13.

Blue Mermaid Restaurant and Bar
471 Jefferson Street

Blue Mermaid Restaurant & Bar, a popular dining destination in San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf and the Argonaut Hotel’s signature restaurant, will offer a three-course holiday menu for its guests on Christmas Day. Priced at $52 per person, diners will have the option of choosing between two options for an appetizer, entrée and dessert. The feast will begin with either pan seared bay scallops or a port poached warren pear, with pan seared Alaskan halibut or herb crusted prime rib available for the entrée. Dessert will follow with either a traditional yule log or assorted petit fours and Christmas cookies.

Grill at St. Regis
125 3rd Street

Enjoy Christmas Day with the Grill’s prix fixe five course dinner menu at $125 per adult, $65 per child, and $70 additional wine pairing.

Zingari Ristorante + Jazz Bar
501 Post Street

Zingari is home to your family during Christmas, offering a three-course menù prezzo fisso for $85 per person ​served from 1:00 pm to 10:00 pm on Christmas Day. Children, vegetarian, gluten free, vegan and halal selections available.

Biscuits and Blues
401 Mason Street

On Christmas we have a very special Gospel show from the ever Blues talented John Lee Hooker Jr. Our full service restaurant and bar will be available all the while you enjoy a fantastic evening with your friends and family. Shows at 7pm & 9:30pm. Tickets are $30 per person!

345 Spear Street

Palomino will be open from 12:00 pm to 08:00 pm on Christmas day, serving a special Holiday menu all day.

Trace Restaurant
181 Third Street

We will be serving a pre fixe Christmas menu priced at $89 per person, for dinner only (5:00pm to 9:00pm).

Palio d’Asti
640 Sacramento Street

We’re open on Christmas day! Celebrate with our special prix fixe menu featuring our favorite and most popular Palio classics.

333 Brannan Street

Celebrate Christmas at ROOH with special Holiday menu. Three-course menu, $65 | Additional beverage pairing, $40 | Children, $40 Four -course menu, $75| Additional beverage pairing, $45 | Children, $45


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