Here are a few great spots to check out if you are in town on Christmas and looking for somewhere to have a bite to eat, a drink or even a boozy brunch.
230 Fifth Avenue
From 1p-9p the annual Christmas Brunch will take place. There will be a carving station as well as hot buffet and desserts. This one is family friendly and has great views.
1556 Second Avenue between 80th and 81st 212-717-8226 and
2799 Broadway at 108th 212-665-1500
Both locations will be open at 11am and serving brunch until 4:30pm. For just $15, any brunch entree comes with 2 hours of Bottomless Brunch cocktails (Sangria, Mimosa, Bloody Mary, La Lola, Bloody Maria, Margarita, Spicy Margarita or El Capitan). After 4:30pm, the regular dinner menu will be available until closing time of 10pm.
339 East 75th Street
Will be open from 7pm-2am on Christmas Day and will be celebrating with “Amaro Christmas Special” all night long. Anyone who comes to the bar can enjoy an amaro open bar for as long as they stay. Free amaro for all!
205 Chrystie Street
Their doors open at 5pm for all of the evening’s NBA games and drink specials galore, including $3 Sobleso shots, $4 PBR and a bucket of 6 PBR for just $20. The kitchen will be closed, but guests are more than welcome to order in.