Restaurants open on Christmas Eve and Day and New Year’s Eve and Day

Holiday Season New Bern NC

Here’s a list of Restaurants that will be open in the greater New Bern area on Christmas Eve (CE), Christmas Day (CD), New Year’s Eve (NYE), and New Year’s Day (NYD). Please note the abbreviations next to their names as to what days they will be open.


(CD/NYD) China Garden, 1216 S. Glenburnie Rd., 637-8118

(NYD) Chinese Express Takeout, Neuse Blvd., 638-4122

(CD/NYD) Golden China, 953 Hwy 70 E., 637-1136

(CD/NYD) Peking Garden Express, 2007 S. Glenburnie Rd., 637-8187

(CD/NYD) Ginza Japan, 3025 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 633-6698

(CD/NYD) Hibachi Super Buffet, 3342 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 633-9888

(NYE/NYD) Musashi Japanese Restaurant, 2041 S. Glenburnie Rd., 637-0063

(CE/NYE) Osaka Express Grill & PHO Vietnamese Restaurant, 701 Hwy 70E, 288-5718

(CE/NYE) Sanuki Japanese Restaurant and Sushi Bar, 2311 Neuse Blvd., 514-0459

(CE/NYE) Sumo Bowl, 1905 S. Glenburnie Rd., 672-8975

(NYE) Thai Thai Seafood Restaurant, 2405 Neuse Blvd., 633-9593

(CE/NYE/NYD) Canton Chinese, 4118 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 634-1601


(CE/NYE) Baker’s Kitchen, 227 Middle St., 637-0304

(CE/NYE) Ghent Sandwich Shop, 1308 Broad St., 638-5928

(NYE) Lawson’s Landing at the NC History Center, 637-9307

Coffee Shops/Deli’s

(CE/NYE) Cow Cafe, 319 Middle St., 672-9269

(CE/NYE) Honeybaked Ham & Cafe’, 2117 S. Glenburnie Rd., 631-5125

(CE/NYE) Kitchen on the Trent, 2500 Trent Rd., 638-2241

(CE/NYE/NYD) Schlotzsky’s Deli, 3335 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 638-2508

(CE/NYE) Sweet Pea’s Cafe’, 323 Middle St, 633-7900


(CE) Gina’s Pizza, 1904 S. Glenburnie Rd., 633-9000; 1904 Hwy 70 E., 672-9063

(CE/NYE) La Casetta Italian Cuisine, 2503 Neuse Blvd., 638-6699

(NYE) LaRosa Restaurant, 1503 S. Glenburnie Rd., 633-4606

(CE/NYE) Panichelli’s Pizzeria, 40 Shoreline Dr., River Bend, 514-0548

(CE/NYE) Paula’s Pizza and Italian Restaurant, 1713 Red Robin Ln., 636-2324

(CE/NYE) Savage’s Woodburning Pizzeria, 303 Metcalf St., 672-0103


(NYE/NYD) Arturo’s Mexican Restaurant, 1900 S. Glenburnie Rd., 634-1894

(CE/NYE) Chipotle Mexican Grill, 2999 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 633-1762

(CE/NYE) El Cerro Grande, 2503 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 638-8938

(CE/NYE) El Taco Loco, 2408 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 633-3326

Seafood and Steakhouse

(CE/NYE/NYD) Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse, 202 Middle St., 633-2088

(NYE/NYD) Friday’s 1890 Seafood, 2307 Neuse Blvd., 637-2276

(CE) MJ’s Raw Bar and Grill, 216 Middle St., 635-6890

(CE) Sting Ray Cafe, 520 S. Front St., 638-2280

(CE/NYE/NYD) Texas Steakhouse, 3231 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 637-1500

(CE/NYE/NYD) Outback Steakhouse, 111 Howell Rd, 672-9394


(NYE) Aperivito Wine Bar at Lawson’s Landing at the NC History Center, 637-9307

(NYE/NYD) 247 Craven Restaurant, 247 Craven St., 635-1879

(CE/NYE) Christoph’s on the Water, 100 Middle St., 638-3585

(CE/NYE) The Chelsea, 335 Middle St., 637-5469

(CE/NYE/NYD) Harvey Mansion Restaurant and Bar, 221 S. Front St., 635-3232

(CE/NYE) Morgan’s Tavern and Grill, 235 Craven St., 636-2430

(CE/NYE) Persimmons Restaurant, 100 Pollock St., 514-0033


(CE/NYE/NYD) Annabelle’s Restaurant, Twin Rivers Mall, 633-6401

(CE/NYE/NYD) Applebee’s Restaurant, 3450 Dr MLK Blvd., 637-8050

(NYE) Attitudes Pub & Grill, 32 Shoreline Dr., 633-2006

(CE/NYE/NYD) Beer Army Burger Company, 313 Pollock St., 288-5814

(CE/CD/NYE/NYD) Buffalo Wild Wings, 3102 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 635-9464

(NYE/NYD) Carolina Grill, 998 Hwy 70 E., 634-3456

(CE/NYE) Famous Restaurant, 2210 Neuse Blvd., 637-2809

(CE/NYE/NYD) Half Time Pub and Grill, 3325 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 672-8777

(CE/CD/NYE/NYD) IHOP, 3400 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 633-7800

(CE/NYE/NYD) Moore’s Olde Tyme Barbeque, 3621 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 638-3937

(CE/NYE/NYD) Ruby Tuesday Restaurant, 1004 Hwy 70 E., 638-8004

(CE/CD/NYE/NYD) Triple Play Restaurant/Bar, 1706-E Hwy 70E, 635-3010

(NYE/NYD) – Mobile Food Ordering and Delivering

If you don’t see your favorite restaurant on the list, we may not have reached them as you can see there were numerous calls to make. We will follow up with restaurants that we didn’t connect with and update this post.

We hope this helps you decide where to go if you plan on eating out during the Holidays.

We are also researching what New Year’s Eve celebrations are happening so stay tuned as we will be publishing the article soon! If you know of a celebration, please send us an email or give us a call at 252-638-6858.

We wish you a Merry Christmas, Happy Hannukah, Kwanzaa, and Season Greetings!

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