I'm not sure dining out for Christmas started with the final scene from A Christmas Story, but if the Bumpus's hounds happen to raid your kitchen, these restaurants will be open. 

Many of these places of course, have locations in the Tri-State.

-Buffalo Wild Wings:

-Huddle House

-IHOP

-McDonald's

-Panda Express

-New China Buffet

-Shoney's

-Denny's

-Starbucks

-Waffle House

-Chuck E. Cheese

**Now you'll want to call ahead and make sure of the Christmas hours**