Here's what we know right now about Christmas Day. With the exception of Joey Chiu’s in Lutherville, most of the restaurants that were open last year are again. Note that Bistro 300 at the Hyatt is currently operating on the hotel’s second floor while its dining rooms are being renovated.
Eichenkranz (611 Fagley St., 410-563-7577) will be open again on Christmas Day, from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. The German restaurant in Brewers Hill serves what may be the currently longest-running Christmas dinner in the Baltimore area.
Regi's (1002 Light St., 410-539-7344, regisamericanbistro.com) in Federal Hill is serving a Christmas Day brunch from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., La Tavola (248 Albermarle St., 410-685-1859, la-tavola.com) in Little Italy is open from noon to 9 p.m., and Sotto Sopra (405 N. Charles St., 410-625-0534, sottosoprainc.com) will be open from noon to 10 p.m.
Wit & Wisdom at the Four Seasons Baltimore Hotel is serving a $75 fixed-price, three-course menu from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Bistro 300 (300 Light St., 410-528-1234) at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore is serving a breakfast buffet from 6:30 a.m. to noon and a lunch/dinner buffet from noon to 8 p.m.
Akbar (823 N. Charles St., 410-539-0308, akbar-restaurant.com) in Mount Vernon and Columbia (9400 Snowden River Parkway, 410-381-3600) and Darbar (1911 Aliceanna St., 410-563-8008, darbarbaltimore.com) in Fells Point are open Christmas Day.
For old-times' sake, Wing Wah (509 Reisterstown Road, 410-653-0606) in Pikesville, China Moon in Reisterstown (100 Chartley Drive, 410-833-3992), Asian Court in Ellicott City (9180 Baltimore National Pike, 410-461-8388, www.asian-court.com) and Szechuan House (1427 York Road, 410-825-8181, szechuanhouse.net) in Timonium are open regular hours on Christmas Day. Reservations are encouraged.
Scouts tell us that these county restaurants are serving on Christmas Day: Mo's Seafood, Towson, 1528 Joppa Road, 410-823-2200, ww.mosseafood.com), Hunt Valley Grille, Embassy Suites, 213 International Circle , 410-584-1400, www.embassysuites3.hilton.com) and Jimmy's Famous Seafood, 6526 Holabird Ave., 410-633-4040, www.jimmysfamousseafood.net).
See also: Restaurants open for Christmas Eve dinner
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