The happiest season of all gets even better as local restaurants prepare decadent fetes to celebrate the holiday. From a traditional feast of seven fishes on Christmas Eve to butternut squash and apple cider soup all the way down to chocolate peppermint torte, 'tis the season to be so very jolly.


Happy Holidays from our family to yours.

1 The Chanler

Cobblestone street's glisten with new fallen sparkling snow, the smell of roasting chestnuts over the fire place, and the warm glow of lamp posts that illuminate the quaint seaside town of Newport. A Christmas spent with The Chanler will leave you feeling like you've stepped into a Dickens' novel. 

Cara Restaurant embraces the magic of the season on Christmas Eve with a menu designed to reignite the childhood feeling of finding a gift under the tree, a surprise awaits with every dish in a special eight-course chef-selected menu. If you crave a more traditional menu, on Christmas Day, enjoy a four-course menu accompanied by a classical violinist. Menu highlights include Duck, Halibut, and Roasted Lobster.



2 The Dining Room at Castle Hill Inn

Celebrate Christmas Day at The Dining Room at Castle Hill, who will be serving their traditional three-course menu with some holiday favorite twists throughout. The mansion will of course be adorned in Christmas cheer along with wood-burning fireplaces and live music.

Three-Course Brunch, $85 per person

December 25th – 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM reservations

For dining reservations, please email and include your full name, phone number, number of guests, and any dietary restrictions.



3 Stoneacre Brasserie

Stoneacre has all your Holiday dinner party needs, take the stress out of cooking and let them prepare your holiday meal. 72 Hour notice needed, email form to

Holiday Menu


4 Hotel Viking

Let the talented team at the Hotel Viking do all the cooking this year. With a 3-Course Prix-Fixe on Christmas Eve, and a traditional Christmas Day breakfast, taste your way through a classically prepared Christmas offering at One Bellevue. 

Holiday Menu


5 Le Central

Centrally located in downtown Bristol, Le Central is offering a unique variety of specials for Christmas Eve, menu items include, Foie Gras, 12 Hour Prime Ribeye, Osso Buco, Lobster & Cod Chowder, and more classic French dishes. 

Holiday Menu


6 Yagi Noodles

Make your way to Yagi Noodles for a twist on the classic—Feast of the Fishes.

Back for year two, enjoy a Feast of the Fishes dinner running from Tuesday, December 19th - Saturday, December 30th. The dinner is served family style, is $70/person, features all local seafood, and will also be available on Christmas Eve. 


Open on Christmas EVE


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Please note: Christmas restaurants and menus are added on a rolling basis. Please check back for the most up-to-date list.

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