Looking to stay out of the kitchen on Christmas Eve? Many North Fork eateries will be open, with some offering something special the night before Christmas.
Here are five North Fork restaurants serving a decadent Christmas Eve menu on Saturday, Dec. 24.
Caci North Fork
56125 Main Road, Southold, (631) 765-4383
Caci North Fork will serve a Feast of the Seven Fishes on Christmas Eve from 1 to 10 p.m. The all-seafood menu includes antipasti like grilled jumbo shrimp and pan-seared bay scallops. Main courses include acquerello risotto with lobster, clams and asparagus and sesame-crusted grilled tuna piccante.
Reservations are required. Visit cacinorthfork.com for the ta full menu.
First & South
100 South Street, Greenport (631) 333-2200
First & South restaurant will serve a Christmas Eve Brunch for the entire family from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. It will include $5 North Vodka Bloody Marys and a visit from Santa. The menu include eggs Benedict, brioche French toast, avocado toast on seven-grain bread, black bean burgers, salads and more.
Reservations are recommended. Visit the eatery on Facebook for more info.
Jamesport Manor Inn
370 Manor Lane, Jamesport (631) 722-0500
Jamesport Manor Inn will serve a three-course Christmas Eve prix-fixe meal. Start off with appetizers like lobster bisque or sweetcorn ravioli with chestnuts and duck confit. Entrees include prime rib, whiskey honey-glazed ham, mushroom ravioli and much more. Desserts include triple chocolate peppermint cheesecake and hot cinnamon buns with rum-laced icing.
Adults are $65. A young diner’s prix-fixe is also available for $30 per child.
Jedediah Hawkins & Inn
400 South Jamesport Avenue, Jamesport (631) 722-2900
Jedediah Hawkins will serve both brunch/lunch and dinner on Christmas Eve. The brunch/lunch menu, offered from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., includes small plates like a basket of pastries with fruit, salmon rillettes and a seasonal soup. Large plates include items like lobster Benedict and roasted chicken kale caesar salad. Dinner will be served from 5 to 9 p.m. and includes dishes like butternut squash ravioli, Faroe Island salmon, Crescent Farms duck breast and more.
Call to make reservations and visit jedediahhawkinsinn.com to see both complete menus.
The Birchwood of Polish Town
512 Pulaski Street, Riverhead (631) 727-4449
The Birchwood will serve a Christmas Eve dinner buffet from 1 to 7 p.m. The menu includes a deluxe carving station, cold appetizers, sushi, homemade soup and bread and a pasta station, plus nearly a dozen dinner entrees, like stuffed flounder with crabmeat, eggplant rollatini, chicken Francaise and more.
Adults are $37.95, while children 3 to 12 are $16.95. Children 2 and under are free.
Visit thebirchwoodofpolishtown.com to see the entire holiday menu.