Looking for Christmas meals to go? Many Triangle restaurants and grocery stores are offering special menus and full to-go meals this Christmas.
Here’s a growing list of holiday meals from local restaurants, national chains, and grocery stores.
Christmas meals to go: List of takeout options
Keep in mind that most places require customers to pre-order their takeout by a certain date, so don’t wait too long to make plans. National chain offers are only available at participating locations.
Holiday meals to go in the Triangle
Even restaurants that are not open on Christmas Day have prepared meals available for pickup on or before Christmas Eve. Here is a list of restaurants serving holiday meals to go to in the Triangle.
(Bahama Breeze in Raleigh). Serves Caribbean-style family meals for vacationers. Prices start at $49.99 for a family of four. The restaurant closes at 9pm on Christmas Eve.
Bob Evans Many offer turkey and ham parties that serve 8 to 10 people and start at $13.75 per person. Pre-order by December 23 and receive it by Christmas Eve.
Boston Market in Raleigh It offers several turkey, pork and prime rib dinners that can be ordered online and are available for pickup. Apply online or call 1-303-317-6900.
Cheddar Scratch Kitchen in Fayetteville Offers family packages featuring classic dishes prepared to feed the whole family including ribs, chicken, grilled salmon, or a combination. All include two family-sized sides and six signature honey butter croissants. Order online for curbside pickup.
Barrel chips Provides hot meals and service that goes from oven to table within three hours. A holiday ham feast feeds 8 to 10 people, while a family dinner with ham or prime rib feeds 4 to 6 people. Pre-order for pickup December 21-28. 24 hours notice is required for orders.
Fleming’s Steakhouse in Raleigh It offers multiple meals that customers can pre-order online and pick up on Christmas Eve, including a $400 filet mignon package for 6 with salad, potatoes, roasted asparagus and carrot cake.
Golden corral Provides ready-to-heat holiday meals to serve 6 to 8 people. Choose roast turkey, marinated pork, or fried chicken. Order by December 21st for Christmas Eve pickup.
Gravy in Raleigh Open for meal pickup on December 23 and 24. Just pre-order online.
I hope Offers family feasts starting at $39.99. Pre-order online.
Paleo in Chapel Hill It will offer a set dinner on Christmas Eve for $89 per person and offers meals that you can get on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Call 919-918-2545 to order online.
Kababish Café in Cary Offers a pre-ordered holiday meal for families of 4-8 people. Pickup on or before Christmas Eve.
Little Italy in Maggiano Offers a split carry package for 5 to 6 people. Orders must be placed 24 hours before pickup date. Available for pickup through Christmas Eve.
Mandolin in Raleigh Serves holiday meals that must be prepared by December 15. Each meal will include molasses-glazed pork, mushroom and sage bread pudding, gravy, green bean casserole, cheesy potatoes, roasted root vegetables with garlic butter, yeast rolls, and kale panzanella with citrus herb dressing. Two pies and a choice of apple pie, chocolate chess pie, and sweet potato pie. The entire order should feed 6 to 8 people. Meals will come with reheating instructions. Meals will be picked up on December 23 from 12 noon to 3 p.m
Metro Dinner in Raleigh and Fayetteville Serves a holiday feast of various sizes for up to 8 people. Pre-order through December 21 and it could be available for next day pickup. Metro Diner will close by 3:30pm on Christmas Eve and closed on Christmas Day.
Nanastic in Durham Christmas dinner served with ham or prime rib Serves 4. Add-ons are available.
Olive Garden Serves Italian favorites with his home-baked family meals. Choose from two types of chilled, ready-to-bake family style pasta served with a huge house salad, a bottle of our signature Italian dressing, and a dozen ready-to-bake breadsticks. You can also add wine to go. Order online and get your meal delivered right to your car.
A walk in Durham Offers a Christmas holiday menu. Order online and pick up on Christmas Eve.
The hole in Raleigh It offers a Christmas dinner package for 2 to 8 people ranging in price from $50 to $160. Deadline to order is December 21, 2020. Pickup takes place on Christmas Eve between 11am and 5pm.
Rocky Top Catering Serving Eid meals. You can pick up the meal for delivery (for a fee).
Seasons 52 Serves a holiday dinner box for 4 to 6 people. Order 24 hours in advance.
(Tallolas in Chapel Hill). It is open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day and offers a special three-course menu for $50 per person. You can also place your takeout order online.
Some restaurants will be open on Christmas Day as well.
Holiday meals at the grocery store
Fresh market Offering ready-to-heat holiday meals in multiple sizes starting at $19.99 for a turkey dinner for two. Online application ends on December 21st. Meals can be obtained from the store or curbside. There are many pork and turkey meals as well as sides and add-ons such as prime rib. The Fresh Market closes at 7pm on Christmas Eve.
Harris Teeter Serves fully cooked turkey, ham or prime rib dinners with sides for 8 to 10 people. Orders must be placed 24 hours in advance. They also offer deli trays and a la carte options. Harris Teeter closes at 7pm on Christmas Eve.
Lowe’s Foods Order fully cooked turkey and ham meals with multiple deli sides. Each serving serves 6 to 8 people and takes approximately 1.1.5 hours to heat up. Contact your store for details. Lowes Foods closes at 6pm on Christmas Eve.
Weaver Street Market Serves complete holiday dinners – simply heat and serve your own meal or prepare your own from a selection of all-natural turkeys, delicious sides and handmade pies. Online orders must be placed by December 21st by 9pm, and orders will be picked up December 18th – December 26th at your selected store. The store is closed on Christmas Eve,
Wegmans Serves ready-to-go meals, including ready-to-heat ham, turkey or garlic-studded roast beef. Order 24 hours in advance.