PHOENIX, Ariz. (FOX 10) - If you don't feel like cooking this Christmas or are on vacation in the Valley, there are some options for dining out.
Applebee's: Some locations will be open on Christmas. You can search by location to see which restaurants are open near you.
Chompie's: The New York Deli has locations all over the Valley. They will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., except the Tempe location will close at 3:00 p.m.
Chinese Restaurants: It's a tradition for most Chinese restaurants to open on Christmas. Make sure to call you favorite place just to make sure!
Denny's: You already know Denny's is open 24 hours a day, every day, and Christmas won't stop that!
District American Kitchen and Wine Bar: Enjoy a one of kind holiday feast starting at 5:00 p.m. Christmas night. Located at 320 N. 3rd Street in Phoenix. Call for reservations.
Dunkin': Formerly known as Dunkin' Donuts, the chain will have many locations open. Call for hours.
Fogo de Chao: Fogo de Chao in Scottsdale will be open from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Located at 6300 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Hotel Valley Ho: The Valley Ho Christmas Buffet will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and ZuZu restaurant will be serving Christmas dinner from 4:00 to 9:00 p.m. Call for reservations. Located at 6850 E. Main Street in Scottsdale.
IHOP: Most IHOP restaurants will be open, but hours may vary by location. Call ahead to check.
McDonald's: According to the McDonald's FAQ, "only a handful" of locations are open on Christmas. Call ahead before you are disappointed.
Ruth's Chris: The steakhouse will be open for dinner where you can enjoy their holiday or full menu. Call for reservations. Located at 7001 N. Scottsdale Rd, Suite 290 in Scottsdale.
Starbucks: Need some coffee this Christmas? Many Starbucks cafes will be open, but hours may vary so call ahead.
Waffle House: Waffle House, closed? Never! Grab Christmas breakfast, lunch, dinner or even breakfast for dinner and enter to win their Waffle Home for the Holidays Sweepstakes.