If you're still exhausted from cooking Thanksgiving dinner, consider eating out this holiday season! Here are a few of the best dining offerings for Christmas dinner around Palm Beach County. Bon Appetite!
1 S County Rd, Palm Beach, FL 33480 | (561) 724-3118
The Breakers has organized several delicious ways to celebrate the holidays with them this year. From tea time to brunch, elegant dinners and more, dining at the Breakers this season is sure to get you in the holiday spirit!
HMF Holiday Tea, December 23 & 26 – 30 from 3 PM – 5 PM
$55 per person
Pinkies up! To celebrate the most festive season of all, we’re serving afternoon tea with a twist in HMF. Arrive in your favorite tea-time attire and enjoy the delicacies of Holiday Tea, such as handcrafted tea sandwiches, warm buttermilk scones with Devonshire cream, rose petal jam, preserves and delicate pastries, as well as a curated selection of teas. To dial up the fun, we’re serving a menu of bespoke cocktails, too.
Christmas Eve & Christmas Day at Flagler Steakhouse, December 24 & 25
Brunch: 11 AM – 2 PM
$95 per person, $40 for children ages 11 and younger
Dinner: 4 PM – 9 PM
$125 per person, $50 for children ages 11 and younger
Celebrate the holidays in style as you enjoy a special meal at Flagler Steakhouse, a fresh take on the classic American chophouse. On Christmas Eve and Christmas day, treat your family to an incredible plated brunch on the outdoor terrace. In the evening, sit inside at a cozy table and enjoy a prix-fixe dinner menu of three courses, featuring all of your holiday favorites.
Holiday Brunch at The Circle, December 24 & 25
11 AM – 3 PM
$150 per person
$60 for children ages 11 and younger
Begin the holiday with an elaborate, spirited brunch at The Circle, arguably the resort’s most stunning space, dotted with arched windows and glimpses of the ocean waves. Indulge in creative cocktails, an exquisite, one-of-a-kind buffet, festive desserts and more—all while a harpist passes from table to table playing holiday carols. It’s a true feast for the senses, sure to become your newest Christmas tradition.
Christmas Dinner in the Ponce de Leon Ballroom, December 25 3 PM – 7 PM
$150 per person
$60 for children ages 11 and younger
It’s the most wonderful time of the year—celebrate this special day with us in our stunning, Ponce de Leon Ballroom. Dotted with glittering chandeliers and trimmed in twinkling lights and festive décor, it’s a space that captures the splendor of the season like nothing else. Leave the cooking to us and let your focus be on making memories with loved ones. Our elaborate buffet dinner offers the very best of the holidays, from classics like hand-carved tenderloin of beef and rack of lamb to the day’s luxurious bounty of fresh catches: spiced jumbo shrimp cocktail, Alaskan King crab legs, oysters, clams, caviar, sushi rolls and more. An array of indulgent desserts—from festive peppermint bark and glamorous crème brûlée to ornately decorated cakes and pies—is a sweet ending to our most luxurious holiday feast.
301 Australian Ave, Palm Beach, FL 33480 | (561) 655-6060
Dine in the tropics at the gorgeous and always delicious Cafe Boulud this Christmas. Their special menu will be offered on Christmas Eve for $135 per person and on Christmas Day for $125 per person, $45 per child. The menu, created by Executive Chef Rick Mace, features appetizers such as vichyssoise, pheasant and foie gras pâté en croute, followed by main course options of seared duck breast, venison, and foraged mushroom tagliatelle. Bravo!
207 Clematis St, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 | (561) 899-3117
Celebrate Christmas Eve Italian style with the Feast of the Seven Fishes at Lynora's. For $65 Chef Maria Abbenante will prepare a special Traditional Italian Christmas Eve Dinner of the Seven Fishes, served family style. An experience to be had! Must call in advance and reserve your table. Buon Natale!
125 Datura St, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 | (561) 623-0822
Join Avocado Grill for a fun 'Naughty or Nice' brunch on Christmas Eve from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests are encouraged to wear their best Santa-themed attire! They also have Christmas dinner planned, and will be open from 1:00 - 9:00 pm on Christmas Day.
Guests are invited to order á la carte from the regular or vegan menus with the tempting promise of several festive surprises to be announced. Some of the specials will include: Black Grouper with a clam chorizo broth; Braised Lamb Shank with rosemary and ricotta gnocchi; Lobster Tagliatelli with asparagus, mushrooms, and leeks; or Beef Filet Au Poivre with braised kale and fingerling mashed potatoes.
120 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 | 561-659-7373
Lamd for Christmas? Count us in! The downtown WPB Middle Eastern and Mediterranean restaurant, Leila, will be serving up a splendid Christmas dinner option. The menu includes an Australian leg of lamb infused with garlic and olive oil, seared on a hot grill and finished in the oven. Served with plenty of succulent rice and a medley of roasted vegetables, everyone around the holiday table will be more than satisfied. Accompanied by generous portions of muhammara, a Middle Eastern red pepper and walnut spread and hummus, a velvety blend of chickpea pate, garlic, lemon and sesame tahini, you won't be going hungry this Christmas! A large fresh Greek salad with crisp romaine lettuce, cucumber squares, green pepper, onion and red tomato topped with crumbled feta, and kalmata olives along with sides of traditional pita bread and a dessert of the restaurant’s wildly popular baklawa, will all accompany the meal. Cost is $220. Guests looking to dine out on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day can visit the restaurant from 4:30–9:30 p.m. Leila will offer this Christmas dinner special, along with their daily dinner menu.
Chez L’ Epicier
288 S. County Rd., Palm Beach, FL 33480 | 561-508-7030
The always chic Chez L'épicier will be serving a prix fixe Christmas Eve dinner from 5 to 10 p.m. The menu costs $95 per person and includes a mushroom cappuccino with cave-aged cheddar cracker and black pepper foam followed by a choice of two starters, a second course (smoked trout, fois gras), a choice of three entrées (land, sea and veggie options), and a choice of two desserts (Grand-Marnier candy apple, spiced crumble). Reservations are strongly suggested. See you there!