Looking for a place to have a holiday dinner this Christmas Eve or Christmas Day in Syracuse? Whether you’re visiting for the holidays or looking to take the stress out of cooking for a crowd, we have options for you to make the most of your Christmas and New Year's meals this year. Make your reservations, eat, drink and be merry with these delicious Syracuse Christmas dinner options:

Weighlock Lounge & Redfield's Restaurant 
Enjoy seasonal breakfast at the Crowne Plaza Syracuse's Redfield's Restaurant from 7-11am & dinners in their Weighlock Lounge from 5-10pm on both the 24th & 25th. The fun continues through the end of the year with NYE & New Year's Day dinners as well as New Year's Eve overnight packages. 

Eleven Waters
Open from 7 am until 9 pm on Christmas Day, Eleven waters is a prime choice for holiday dining. Enjoy unique local flavors in this Upstate inspired restaurant. If you’re home for the holidays then celebrate the region with a warm plate of their Chicken Riggies or Gianelli Sausage Bolognese. Their historic barber shop themed bar is also the perfect place to celebrate the season with a hand-crafted cocktail or local craft beer.

Santangelo's Restaurant
Make your reservations for Christmas Eve or New Year's Eve dinner at Santangelo's in Liverpool. Feast yourselves on homemade and imported pastas, chicken and veal dishes, seafood or signature entrees, steak, chops, and all things in between. Open Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, reservations are required and take-out is also available both days.

Inn of the Seasons
Enjoy a Christmas Eve dinner from 4 to 8 pm in the stately limestone landmark on the west side of Syracuse. Or make plans to celebrate the New Year while sampling delicious drinks and their limited menu on New Year's Eve (3 - 9 pm). Make your reservations here.

Bonus: Dinosaur Bar-B-Que will be doing Christmas Catering Packages that are available to order until sold-out. You can order anything from pit-smoked favorites to sides and pies, or try their Christmas Pork Story package featuring ham brined pork shoulder — we triple dog dare ya. Quantity is limited and orders must be picked up by 2 pm on Dec. 23 & 24. Contact syrcatering@dinobbq.com for more information.

*Reservations may be required for the holiday, so make sure you call ahead or book online.