Christmas Day 2020: Here's what restaurants will be open in the Corpus Christi area

Meagan Falcon
Corpus Christi Caller Times

As if finding the perfect Christmas gift during a pandemic isn't enough, the added stress of cooking a holiday feast at home might be the last thing you're thinking about.

On Christmas Day, these local Corpus Christi restaurants could make dinner for the family one less thing on your holiday to-do list.

Restaurants open on Christmas Day

Miracle Cocktail Pop-Up Christmas bar at Katz 21 will be open from Nov. 25 until Dec. 31 and features Christmas themed decor and cocktails.


Open 24 hours


Open 24 hours


Open 24 hours

Golden Corral

Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Joe's Crab Shack 

Open 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. (5025 S Padre Island Dr.)

Open 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. (444 N Shoreline Blvd.)

The Astor

Open 11 a.m. to  4 p.m. 

Texas Flame Steakhouse

Open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Hibachi Grill

Open 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. 

Papa John's

Open 3 p.m. to midnight (522 Everhart Rd.)

Open 3 p.m. to midnight (10338 S Padre Island Dr.)

Open 3 p.m. to midnight (4037 Saratoga Blvd.)


Open 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.


Open 11:30 a.m. until 7 p.m.

House of Rock

Open 7 p.m. until midnight

Thai Spice

Open 11 a.m. until 11 p.m.

More than 4 people, please request a reservation at 361-883-8884

Takeniwa Asian Bistro

Open 11 a.m. until 10 p.m.

Ol’ Steakhouse Co.

Open 11 a.m. until 8 p.m.

Yalee's Asian Bistro

Open 11 a.m. until 10:30 p.m. (take out only)


  • Open 6 a.m. until 7 p.m. at 3738 S Staples St.
  • Open 6 a.m. until 7 p.m. at 5601 S Padre Island Drive
  • Open 5 a.m. until 8 p.m. at 5630 Saratoga Blvd. 
  • Open 6 a.m. until 7 p.m. at 14213 Northwest Blvd. 
  • Open at 6 a.m. until 7 p.m. at 14002 S Padre Island Drive


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