Check with your closest location before heading out. Some restaurant websites do not have updated holiday hours so calling ahead is suggested.Applebee’s: Not all locations will be open as the decision is made by franchisees.Benihana: Make reservations online for Christmas Day.Boston Market: Nearly all locations are open Wednesday but menu selections and hours may vary by location.Buca di Beppo: Most open regular hours.Burger King: Select locations will be open on Christmas Day.Checker’s: Most open regular hours.Chinese restaurants: It’s a tradition for Chinese restaurants to be open Christmas. Check with your favorite for hours.Dave & Buster’s: Check your closest location’s hours online.Denny’s: Open 24 hours.Dunkin’: Hours vary and not all locations will be open. Check the Dunkin’ mobile app to confirm whether your local store is open.Fleming’s Steakhouse: Select locations open Christmas.Fogo de Chão: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.IHOP: Most locations will be open regular hours Wednesday. IHOP has a limited-time Elf on the Shelf menu and kids eat free promotion through Jan. 1.Legal Sea Foods: Each location’s hours listed at www.legalseafoods.com.Macaroni Grill: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.Main Event: Check for entertainment centers’ hours online. McCormick’s & Schmick’s: The restaurant recommends making reservations.McDonald’s: Participating locations are open Wednesday, hours vary.Morton’s The Steakhouse: 2 to 9 p.m.Panda Express: Hours vary.Paris Baguette: All locations will be open Wednesday but hours vary.Ruth Chris’ Steak House: Reservations are recommended and can be made online.Starbucks: Not all locations are open and hours vary. Check with your closest location and hours will be updated on the app and website.STK Steakhouse and Kona Grill: The restaurant chains both owned by The One Group will be open Christmas. Check websites for varying hours.TGI Fridays: Some locations will be open special hours, which vary. Tony Roma’s: Hours vary.