Fargo-Moorhead restaurants open on Christmas

Looking for restaurants open or offering carryout in the Fargo-Moorhead area during the Christmas holiday? Check out this list of bars and restaurants open or offering a take-out option for Christmas 2022.

Chef’s Table Catering

Chef’s Table will have a Christmas Weekend Meal Kit available to make your holiday easier.

What’s included: Sliced ham, mac & cheese, glazed carrots, cheesy hash browns, and 6 jumbo caramel rolls.

How it works: Everything will be sold cooked and ready to re-heat, with easy curbside pickup at Sanctuary Event Center on Friday, December 23.

Cost: $75

670 4th Ave N, Fargo | 701-566-3473

Jay’s Smokin’ BBQ

Tourn your Holiday Dinner into a smokin’ one! This takeout menu serves 4-6 people.

What’s included: Their Christmas Dinner includes a 4-5 pound average smoked prime rib with horseradish sauce and au jus, red potatoes, steamed mixed vegetables, and dinner rolls.

How it works: Order online by December 21 and pick-up on December 24.

Cost: $175

1322 Main Ave, Fargo | (701) 478-1112

Milk Made

This local cheese connoisseur creates the best charcuterie around, especially during Christmas time. Platter sizes range from 8-50 guests.

What’s included: Choose from a variety of platters full of cheeses, fruits, crudites, and more

How it works: Order online by December 20 for pick up on December 23-24 at Square One Kitchens.

Cost: Range from $25 to $300.

1407 1st Ave N, Fargo | (701) 302-0440

Reese & Riley’s Bistro Bar

Choose from a traditional Christmas dinner or an Italian dinner take out option with dessert add ons available.

What’s included: Christmas dinner includes Swedish meatballs, mashed potatoes, green beans, salad, and homemade dinner rolls. Italian dinner includes lasagna or chicken alfredo, salad, bruschetta, greek olives, and ciabatta bread.

Dessert add ons include Cheesecake with seasonal berries ($40), tiramisu with strawberries ($45), or which chocolate raspberry cake ($45).

How it works: Call the store or message on Facebook and Instagram to place the order. Pickup hours are on December 23 from 4-6 pm.

Cost: $125 for 4-6 people.

935 37th Ave S, Moorhead | (218) 303-1279


In the early afternoon of Christmas Eve, join Jasper Hotel, Rosewild, Santa, and his elves for sugar cookie decorating, a hot chocolate station, live music, holiday cocktails, and Chef Jordan’s new take on traditional favorites.

What’s included: Order from their famous brunch menu, pastries, quiche, omelets, and more.

How it works: Reserve your spot now.

Cost: $55 per person, $17 for children 5-12.

215 Broadway N, Fargo | (701) 532-5170

Royal Buffet Chinese Restaurant

Let Royal Buffet do the cooking on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. A special menu is available for the holiday.

What’s included: Steak, Crab Legs, Roast Duck, daily Chinese buffet items, and more.

Cost: $20.99/person, includes a beverage

1620 32nd Ave S, Ste #500, Fargo | (701) 532-2666

Other events on December 24-25

Holiday Songs for Shoppers at West Acres | December 20-24

Holiday Pipes Concert at Fargo Theatre | December 23, 12 pm

Symphony Brass Holiday Bash at the Armory | December 23, 6-10 pm

Holiday Lights at the Fairgrounds | December 24, 5-10 pm

Micksmas at The Office | December 24 & 25, normal hours

Rick Adams at Legends Sports Bar | December 25, 7 pm