A community list (in progress) of local restaurants open on Xmas/New Year’s

Novel offers New Year’s Day brunch and dinner // Photo courtesy of Novel’s website

When it comes to the holidays, sometimes you don’t feel like preparing a huge meal for yourself and your loved one. The Pitch is rounding up a list of local restaurants that will cook for you instead. Don’t see your favorite spot on here? Message us here so we can add it!


Open on Christmas Day:

Stock Hill — 11:30 am – 8 pm

Open on New Year’s Eve/Day:

J Rieger’s Monogram Lounge

New Year’s Eve: 3 – 9:30 pm

Rye (Plaza and Leawood locations)

New Year’s Eve: 5 – 11 pm
New Year’s Day: Brunch: 9:30 am – 3 pm; Dinner 5 – 11 pm

Lazia at the Crossroads Hotel — New Year’s Day Dinner with limited availability remaining

Novel — Brunch: 11 am – 1:30 pm; Dinner: 5 – 9 pm

Q39: New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, 11 am – 9 pm

Open for both (and then some):

Brio Italian Grille

Christmas Eve: Open 11 am – 10 pm
Christmas Day: Open 11 am – 9 pm
New Year’s Eve: Open 11 am – 10 pm
New Year’s Day: Open 11 am – 10 pm

Bravo! Italian Kitchen

Christmas Eve: Open 11 am – 10 pm
Christmas Day: Open 11 am – 9 pm
New Year’s Eve: Open 11 am – 10 pm
New Year’s Day: Open 11 am – 10 pm

Fogo de Chao

Christmas Eve: 11:00 am – 9:30 am; Dinner $ All Day
Christmas Day: 11:00 am – 10:00 am; Dinner $ All Day
New Year’s Eve: 11:00 am – 10:00 am; Dinner $ All Day
New Year’s Day: 11:00 am – 10:30 am; Dinner $ All Day

McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks

Thu, Dec 24, 2020: 11:30 am – 9:00 pm
Fri, Dec 25, 2020: 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
Thu, Dec 31, 2020: 11:30 am – 9:00 pm
Fri, Jan 1, 2021: 11:30 am – 9:00 am

New Peking (carry-out and delivery only) —

Thu, Dec. 24 and Thu, Dec. 31: 11:00 am–10:00 pm
Fri, Dec 25 and Fri, Jan. 1 : 11:00 am – 10:30 pm

Buca di Beppo Italian Restaurant – 

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day: 11 am – 10 pm
New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day: 11 am – 10 pm 

Bo Ling’s (Country Club Plaza and River Market):

New Year’s Day: 11 am – 9 pm

Genghis Khan Mogolian Grill:

Christmas Day and New Year’s Day: 11 – 9 pm

Bonus:

Lazia at the Crossroads Hotel:

Holiday Dinner + Leftovers – Before Christmas Pickup
Dec. 23 – 24, 11 am – 9 pm

New Year’s + Leftovers – Pre New Years Eve Pickup
Dec. 30 – 31, 11 am – 9 pm

Bluebird Bistro:

Christmas Eve: 7 am – 3 pm
New Year’s Eve: 7am – 9pm

Blvd Tavern
New Year’s Day: 10am – 2pm

Taps on Main
Christmas Eve: 11 am – 5 pm
Christmas Day: 4 pm – 10 pm

City Barrel Brewery + Kitchen
Christmas Eve: 12pm-5pm
Christmas Day: Closed
New Years Eve: 3p-10p. 5
Course Beer/Wine Dinner Menu – 2 seatings @ 5PM & 8PM

Room 39

  • Christmas Eve – 8 AM to 2 PM
  • New Year’s Eve – 8 AM to 3 PM;  5pm to close

Fat Sully’s

  • Christmas Eve – open until 8pm
  • New Year’s Eve – open normal hours
  • New Year’s Day – open normal hours
  • Don’t forget about their convenient walk-up window where you can place and pick up your order!

Denver Biscuit Co.

  • Christmas Eve – open until 8pm
  • New Year’s Eve – open normal hours
  • New Year’s Day – open normal hours
  • They are also offering a ‘Holiday Hangover Cure’ Meal Package between now and New Year’s Day: 4-pack of biscuits, 32oz gravy (sausage or mushroom), choice of house-made bloody mary or mimosas for 4 people. Cost: $50. Place your order online on Chow Now and see a staff member for pick-up. 

Summit Grill (Waldo, Gladstone & Lee’s Summit)

  • Christmas Eve – open at 11am; last reservation at 8pm
  • New Year’s Eve – open at 11am; last reservation 8:45pm
  • New Years Day – open for BRUNCH at 11am

Pearl Tavern

  • Christmas Eve – open at 11am; last reservation at 8pm
  • New Year’s Eve – open at 11am; last reservation 8:45pm
  • New Years Day – open for BRUNCH at 11am 

Third Street Social

  • Christmas Eve – open at 11am; last reservation at 8pm
  • New Year’s Eve – open at 11am; last reservation 8:45pm
  • New Years Day – open for BRUNCH at 11am 

South of Summit Taqueria & Tequila

  • Christmas Eve – open at 11am; last reservation at 8pm
  • New Year’s Eve – open at 11am; last reservation 8:45pm
  • New Years Day – open for BRUNCH at 11am

Boru Asian Eatery

  • Christmas Eve – open at 11am; last reservation at 8pm
  • New Year’s Eve – open at 11am; last reservation 8:45pm
  • New Years Day – open for BRUNCH at 11am

RJ’s Bob-Be-Que

  • New Year’s Eve: 11:00-10:00
  • New Year’s Day 11:00-9:00
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