Sometimes Christmas Day dinner is best served for you, which is why there are many options for eateries open on Christmas in Denver, Colorado. From fancy brunches to all-you-care-to-consume buffets, you and your loved ones don't have to go hungry this holiday season. And you don't have to slave over a meal.
If you're looking for a fancy Christmas meal, there are several Denver restaurants for you to indulge.
Ellynton's and Palace Arms are two, upscale eateries located in the Brown Palace Hotel. Ellynton's offers a special Christmas buffet that costs $55 per person from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Palace Arms serves from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and costs about $89 per person. Food for both restaurants is American Contemporary and business casual dress is preferred. Reservations are recommended.
Brown Palace Hotel 321 17th Street Denver, Colorado 80202 303-297-3111 brownpalace.com/dining/
Randolph's Restaurant & Bar Open from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., dinner is $38 without wine service and $52 with wine pairings for each course. Special holiday dishes will be served and the all-day dining menu is also available.
Warwick Hotel 1776 Grant Street Denver, Colo. 80203 303-318-7272 randolphsdenver.com
Altitude is located in the Hyatt Regency and is open to holiday cheer from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For $30 per person (children are $14.75) you can enjoy a buffet-style turkey dinner with all the trimmings including salads, desserts and soups. For dinner it serves off the regular menu. Dress is business casual.
Hyatt Regency Hotel 650 15th Street Denver, Colo. 80202 303-436-1234 denverregency.hyatt.com
At the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center, the Cafe and the Centennial Room open their doors Christmas day for two holiday offers. The Centennial Room is open for brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Café is open from 5:30 p.m.to 10 p.m. and offers a three-course feast. The cost for both is $39.95 for adults and $19.50 for kids ages six to 12. Children five and under eat free.
Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center 7800 E. Tufts Avenue Denver, Colo. 80237 303-779-1234
A Little Less Traditional
At Tuscany Restaurant and Lounge you can dine on their regular menu of authentic Tuscan recipes from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Dress is business casual.
Loews Denver Hotel 4150 E. Mississippi Avenue Denver, Colo. 80246 303-639-1600 loewshotels.com/
Treat yourself to some Vietnamese cuisine on Christmas at Parallel Seventeen. They open their doors both Christmas Eve from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Christmas from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Enjoy dishes from their regular dinner menu as well as Kosher-style a la carte options. Reservations are recommended.
Parallel Seventeen 1600 E. 17th Avenue Denver, Colo. 80218 303-399-0988 parallelseventeen.com
The Corner Office Restaurant calls their cuisine international fusion. Get tastes from all corners of the world on Christmas Eve from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. and from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. On Christmas Day, dinner is served from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., with last seating at 6:30. No special meals are prepared, guests dine off the regular menu.
The Curtis Hotel 1401 Curtis Street Denver, Colo. 80202 303-825-6500 thecornerofficedenver.com/
At Bastien's Restaurant, you can enjoy your favorite holiday food no matter what country you come from. The menu includes entrees from Italy, Germany, France, America and the Caribbean. Reservations are recommended. Bastien's Restaurant 3501 E. Colfax Denver, CO 303-322-0363