CHRISTMAS DINING: Local restaurants that are open on the holiday


We were a tad tardy in putting this list together this year (we’re behind on our shopping, too), but we got on the ball after we started receiving email inquiries about it. So now we KNOW that some folks are looking to enjoy their Christmas meal in a place where somebody ELSE cleans up. 

Several Miami Valley restaurants will be open Christmas Day. FILE (Staff Writer)

You may want to call ahead to find out about reservations, special menus and other details. And if YOU operate a restaurant that will be open on Dec. 25, 2017, please email the pertinent information to

And no matter where you eat or how you celebrate, enjoy the day!

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Restaurants that are open on Christmas Day:

• Ajanta India Restaurant

(937) 296-9200

3063 Woodman Dr, Kettering

11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

• Amar India Restaurant

(937) 439-9005

2759 Miamisburg Centerville Road

noon to 9 p.m.

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• Dad’s Family Restaurant

(513) 423-0022

3131 S. Main St., Middletown

8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• CJ Chan

Two locations: 536 Wilmington Ave. Dayton, (937) 259-9866, and 2747 W. Alex-Bell Road, Moraine, (937) 259-8882

11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

• Fairborn Family Diner & Restaurant

(937) 879-9454

419 N. Broad St., Fairborn

7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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• Fricker’s

Several area locations

5 p.m. to 1 a.m.

• Pasha Grill

(937) 429-9000

72 Plum St at The Greene Town Center, Beavercreek

11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

• Sake Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar

2146 Miamisburg-Centerville Road, Centerville, (937) 435-7882

noon to 10 p.m.

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• Shen’s Szechuan & Sushi

(937) 898-3860

7580 Poe Ave., Vandadlia

11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

• Sky Asian Cuisine 

(937) 949-9883

4090 Wilmington Pike, Kettering 

3 p.m. to 9 p.m. 

• TGI Fridays

(937) 429-0019

2799 Centre Drive, near the Mall at Fairfield Commons in Beavercreek

3 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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