Open Christmas Eve and Christmas

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Here’s our list of bars and restaurants open Christmas Eve and Christmas night. Leave a comment for other notable spots that will be open and we’ll update our list.

Christmas Eve

10 Arts – $75 tasting dinner will be offered.

12 Steps Down – The Italian Market bar has been adding another special every day for the 12 Steps of Christmas. So on Christmas Eve there will be 11 specials.

Alfa/Walnut Room – Dance for a great cause as $20 admission goes to Alex’s Lemonade Stand.

Davio’s – Christmas Eve Seven Fishes Dinner

Devil’s Den – Normal business hours with Mad Elf 2009 and 2010.

The Institute – Open from 4pm to 2am.

Khyber Pass Pub – Opens at 11am.

National Mechanics -Free Chinese food from 5pm till they run out.

Pub on Passyunk East – Regular hours, no food.

Pumpkin – 3-course tasting menu.

Prime Rib – Regular a la carte menu served.

P.Y.T. – Open all-day and night.

Sidecar – Closing at 11pm.

Supper – Order a la carte downstairs or have a six-course seafood centric farmhouse feast upstairs.

Varga Bar – Tapping some special Christmas and winter  brews at 11:30am.

Christmas Day

10 Arts – $75 tasting dinner will be offered.

12 Steps Down – The Italian Market bar has been adding another special every day for the 12 Steps of Christmas. So on Christmas Eve there will be 11 specials.

Bar – Opens at 9pm.

Bridget Foy’s – Opens at 4pm.

Cantina Los Caballitos – Opens at 5pm.

Devil’s Den – Opens at 7pm with a limited menu and with Mad Elf 2009 and 2010.

The Institute – Opens at 7pm.

Khyber Pass Pub – The bar opens at 5pm and the “Jewtacular Christmas Party” begins at 9pm.

National Mechanics – Open with DJ Chris Bretz

Pub on Passyunk East – Opens at 6pm without food.

Prime Rib – Regular a la carte menu served.

P.Y.T. – Opens at 7pm.

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  • KL

    Kraftwork is open until 11pm on Christmas eve.

    The Institute is open until 12am on Christmas Eve and they’re doing 1/2 off all draft and $2 off all menu items from 7-12.

    Dock Street Brewery is open until 9pm Xmas eve and they’re doing a promotion where if you wear a Christmas sweater, you get $3 house brews.

    Wishing Well has a limited food menu until 10pm on Christmas eve, and then as for drinks it just says “Open 4pm – ’til”

  • KL

    Oh you already put up Institute. Nevermind that part of my post.

  • KC

    Standard Tap is open until 12. Kitchen closes at 11. Come see us!

  • Jill

    Jet Wine Bar will be open Christmas Eve, with food and drinks. Drinks till people leave.

  • JTP

    Watkins Drinkery is open Christmas Eve regular hours, and Christmas Day from 8 – 2.

  • sobooki

    Buddakan is open christmas day

  • KC

    That’s Christmas Eve hours for Standard Tap. Closed Christmas day.

  • http://citypaper.net/mealticket felicia

    Royal Tavern is open Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Josie says she’s bringing Twister.

  • Richard Johnson

    The Northstar is open Xmas day at 8PM, with Happy Hour from 8 to 10

  • Brie

    Chick’s Cafe and Wine bar will be open Christmas Eve from 5-9pm. Adsum will be opened from 5-1am on Christmas Eve.

  • Jesse

    Adsum has a full menu til 1am on Christmas eve, bar goes til 2am

  • JMK

    The Dive is open Christmas Eve regular hours with a holiday DJ party upstairs and Christmas Day from 8pm-2am!

  • Kristen

    Fish is open tonight and having their regular late night happy hour from 11 to 1. Closed on Christmas.

  • Brie

    Just called fish and they said no to late night happy hour.

  • JJ

    tattooed mom is open on Christmas at 8pm. half off all drafts from 10 – 11pm. mad elf too!

  • Kellie

    Anyone have tips about Chinatown locations that are open on x-mas? Thanks!

  • Bertram

    How about West Philly?

    • http://philadelphia.foobooz.com Foobooz

      Fiume is opening at 6.

  • Dave

    Hey JTP, what about The Dive?