If you're celebrating Christmas Day 2014 with us in Branson, be sure to contact attractions and restaurants to verify hours and availablity. Most restaurants in town are open on Christmas Eve as usual, but may typically close a little early so employees can celebrate Christmas Eve with their families.

Other than lodging properties and convenience stores, most Branson businesses are closed on Christmas Day.

Below is a list of restaurants and businesses that have notified us that they will be open Christmas day:

The IMAX Entertainment Complex and Branson Meadows Cinema will be closed on Christmas Eve, but OPEN on Christmas Day.

Restaurants OPEN on Christmas Day 2013

Chateau Grille and Atrium Restaurants
OPEN CHRISTMAS DAY
Serving Breakfast, Brunch and Dinner
Chateau on the Lake
415 N State Hwy 265
417-334-1161

Paradise Grill
OPEN CHRISTMAS DAY
Serving a Lunch Buffet from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.          
3250 Shepherd of the Hills Expressway
Reservations suggested
417-334-5405

Grand Country Buffet
OPEN CHRISTMAS DAY
8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
1945 W. Hwy 76
417-335-2434

McFarlains Restaurant at IMAX Entertainment Complex
OPEN CHRISTMAS DAY
1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
3562 Shepherd of the Hills Expwy
417-336-4680

Outback Steak & Oyster Bar
OPEN CHRISTMAS DAY
Lunch through early evening (depending on need)
1914 W. Hwy 76 
417-334-6306

Shoney's
OPEN CHRISTMAS DAY
1950 W. Hwy 76
417-335-6855

The restaurants at Big Cedar Lodge (Worman House, Devil’s Pool, etc.) are OPEN CHRISTMAS DAY but may require reservations.

Other restaurants may be open. Call to check availability.