Perhaps cooking isn’t your forte or maybe you would like to start a new family tradition of going out on Christmas. No matter the reason, here is our recommendations if you are looking to eat out on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in Fort Wayne! 

Restaurants Open Christmas Eve in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Bagger Daves

2886 E. Dupont Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825, (248) 215-0024, open 11am-5pm

BakerStreet Steakhouse

4820 N Clinton St, Fort Wayne, IN 46825, (260) 484-3300, open 11am-10pm
Reservations preferred 

Biaggi’s Ristorante Italiano

4010 W Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46804, (260) 459-6700, open 11am-6:30pm
Reservations preferred

Black Canyon Steakhouse

1509 W Dupont Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825, (260) 203-5900, open 11am-7pm
Reservations preferred

Casa! Ristorante 

7475 West Jefferson, Fort Wayne, IN 46804, (260) 436-2272, open 10am-3pm 
Select catering options available - dining room closed

Cork'N Cleaver

221 E Washington Center Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825, (260) 484-7772, lunch 11am-2pm & dinner 5-10pm
Reservations preferred

Cracker Barrel

1609 W Washington Center Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46818, open 6am-2pm

DeBrand Fine Chocolates

All Four Locations, open 8am-5:30pm

Eddie Merlot’s

1502 Illinois Rd S, Fort Wayne, IN 46804, (260) 459-2222, open 3pm-8pm
Reservations 

Junk Ditch Brewing Company

1825 W Main Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46808, (260) 203-4045, open for Brunch only

Ruth's Chris Steak House

224 W Wayne St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802, (260) 444-5898, open 3-9pm
Reservations recommended

Trolley Steaks and Seafood

2898 E Dupont Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825, (260) 490-4322, open 11am-10pm

Takaoka

305 E Superior St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802, (260) 424-3183, open 4-7:30pm
Reservations preferred

Steak at Ruth's Chris Steak House in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Restaurants Open Christmas Day in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Asakusa

6224 Lima Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46825, (260) 490-6888, open 1pm-9pm

China Palace

5810 Bluffton Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46809, (260) 747-0370, open 11am-8:30pm

Double Dragon Restaurant

117 W Wayne St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802, (260) 422-6426, open 11am-9pm

Golden China

5820 Challenger Parkway, Fort Wayne, IN 46818, (260) 489-6725, open 11am-8pm

Great Wall Buffet

3824 W Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46804, (260) 432-8258. 11am-10pm

Hainan House

1820 Bluffton Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46809, (260) 747-3936, 11am-9pm

IHOP 

4403 Coldwater Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825 (260) 483-8435, 24 hours Christmas Eve through 3pm Christmas day

IHOP 

1535 W. Washington Center Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46825 (260) 490-4467, 24 hours Christmas Eve through 3pm Christmas day

IHOP 

6839 W. Jefferson Boulevard, Fort Wayne, IN 46804 (260) 432-9040, 24 hours Christmas Eve through 3pm Christmas day

Koto

301 E Washington Center Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825, (260) 482-4288, lunch served 11am-2:20pm, and dinner 5-10pm

Kung Fu Buffet

6045 Stellhorn Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46815, (260) 486-3589, open 11am-9:30pm

Nawa

126 W Columbia St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802, (260) 399-7501, open for Dinner Only
Reservations preferred

New Hong Kong Restaurant

3245 St Joe Center Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46835, (260) 485-8803, open 11am-11pm

Ruth's Chris Steak House

224 W Wayne St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802, (260) 444-5898, open 3-9pm
Reservations recommended

Sakura

5828 W. Jefferson Boulevard, Fort Wayne, IN 46804, (260) 459-2022, lunch served 11:30am-2:30pm and dinner 4:30-9:30pm

Wu’s Fine Chinese 

4411 Coldwater Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46825 (260) 483-0899, open 11am-9:30pm

Yen Ching

6410 W. Jefferson Boulevard (436-7788), open 11am-2pm, open 4:30pm-9pm

This post was originally published in December 2017 and has been updated.