Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Not everyone has the grand family tradition of cooking a giant feast to celebrate the holidays. Luckily, some local establishments will be open on Christmas Day to feed empty stomachs. This is not a complete list — but call ahead to your favorite neighborhood spot; you might be surprised what’s open.
5084 South Terrace
This Asian buffet in the East Ridge area offers a twist on traditional Christmas fare.
Fuji Steak & Sushi
2207 Overnite Drive
Feeling fancy? Try this hibachi spot by the mall for a treat.
5518 Brainerd Road
Start a tradition by bowling on Christmas and grabbing some snacks along the way!
6241 Perimeter Drive
Another option for the bowling family on Christmas.
3435 Amnicola Highway
This 24/7 Chattanooga staple won’t close, even for Christmas.
Kanpai of Tokyo
2200 Hamilton Place Blvd.
Feeling hibachi for Christmas? Kanpai’s got you covered, complete with the family-style table.
2273 Gunbarrel Road
Another Asian spot to fulfill your appetite!