Christmas dining in Southwest Florida

For those who want to eat out during the December holidays, here is a list of openings. This list will add information as it is submitted.

Christmas Eve

Alexander's Restaurant, 4077 U.S. 41 N., Naples, will be open at 4 p.m. and will feature specials including roast goose. Reservations: 239-262-4999

The Blue Heron, 387 Capri Blvd., Naples, will be open. Reservations: 239-394-6248

Blue Water Bistro, Coconut Point mall, 23151 Village Shops Way, Estero.The restaurant will be serving its regular menu all evening. Reservations: 239-949-2583

Ciao Ristorante, 835 Fourth Ave. S., Naples, will be open on Christmas Eve with its full dinner menu plus festive specials. Reservations are required by calling 239-263-3889.

Chop’s City Grill, 8200 Health Center Blvd., Bonita Springs, will be serving its regular dinner menu all evening. Reservations: 239-992-4677

Daniela's Restaurant, 13500 U.S. 41 N., Naples, will be open from 3 to 8 p.m. with the last reservation taken for 7:30 p.m. Specials include a Christmas ham dinner for $14.99 and salmon for $19.99. Reservations: 239-514-4414

P.F. Chang's is open at the Granada Shoppes, 10840 U.S. 41 N., Naples. Reservations: 239-596-2174

Pazzo! Cucina Italian, 853 Fifth Ave. S., Naples. Regular dinner menu. Reservations: 239-434-8494

■ Wharf Tavern Restaurant & Lobster House, 909 10th St., Naples, will be open with seating available until 9 p.m. The regular menu and some seasonal selections and specials. Reservations: 239-331-4053

Yabba Island Grill, 711 Fifth Ave. S., Naples. Regular dinner menu. Reservations: 239-262-5787

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Bayside Seafood Grill & Bar, Village on Venetian Bay, 4270 Gulfshore Blvd. N., Naples, will be open for lunch and dinner from 11;30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Christmas Eve and will feature a traditional dinner from noon to 9 p.m. on Christmas Day with reservations. Entrees range from prime rib and a traditional turkey dinner to herb-encrusted rack of lamb or fish. Reservations: 239-649-5552

Bice is open for lunch and dinner with its regular menu plus Christmas specials at 300 Fifth Ave. S., Naples. Reservations: 239-262-4044

Buca di Beppo, 8860 U.S. 41 N., Naples, will open at 11:30 a.m. on Christmas Eve and 11 a.m. on Christmas Day. Reservations: 239-596-6662

Charlie Chiang’s, 12200 U.S. 41 N., Naples, will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day with its regular menu. Reservations: 239-593-6688

Chez Boët, 755 12th Ave. S., Naples, will be serving its winter menu and holiday themed special dishes on both days. Live entertainment will be featured on Christmas Eve. Reservations: 239-643-6177

■ Chops City Grill, 837 Fifth Ave. S., Naples, will be serving its regular dinner menu all evening. Reservations: 239-262-4677

Cote d'Azure Restaurant, Riverchase Plaza, 11224 U.S. 41 N., Naples, will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day from 5 p.m. to closing. Reservations: 239-597-8867

Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa, 5001 Coconut Road, Bonita Springs, will serve its standard dinner menu and a special holiday menu in the Tanglewood restaurant from 5:30 to 10 p.m. Tarpon Bay restaurant will have a special holiday a la carte menu from 5:30 to 10 p.m. on Christmas Eve. On Christmas Day the Tanglewood will feature a holiday buffet with live entertainment and seatings from 12:30 to 7:30 p.m. for $65 for adults and $25 for children five to 12. Tarpon Bay will be open from 5 to 10 p.m. serving a special holiday a la carte menu. Reservations: 239-390-4398

Komoon Thai Sushi & Ceviche, Mission Square, 1575 Pine Ridge Road, Naples, will be open from 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Information: 239-596-9991 or www.komoonthai.com

M Waterfront Grille, Village at Venetian Bay, 4300 Gulfshore Blvd., Naples, will be open for lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 24 with its regular a la carte menu and children menu and form 4:30 to 9 p.m. for dinner with a holiday a la carte menu and children menu that has many of the restaurant’s regular dinner items. The restaurant will be serving dinner from 12:30 to 9 p.m. on Christmas with a special holiday a la carte menu and many of the regular dinner menu items. The regular children’s menu will be available. Reservations: 239-263-4421

■ McCormick & Schmick's, the Mercato, 9114 Strada Place, Naples, will be open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Reservations: 239-591-2299

■ MiraMare Ristorante, Village on Venetian Bay, 4236 Gulfshore Blvd. N., Naples, will be open Christmas Eve serving the traditional seven-fish dinner and will be open from noon to 9 p.m. Christmas Day. Reservations: 239-430-6273

Pate’s Steak Pub 1100 U.S. 41 N. (next to the Ramada Inn), Naples, will be open from 5 to 9 p.m. on Christmas Even and from 1 to 9 p.m. on Christmas. The restaurant will be serving a traditional turkey dinner with all the trimmings for $19.95 as an early bird from 1 to 3 p.m. and $24.95 after 3 p.m. on Christmas Day. p.m. There will also be a special holiday menu with selected items from the regular dinner menu that includes the Pate Family's famous roast prime rib au jus. Reservations: 239-263-4581

■ Ridgway Bar & Grill, 1300 Third St. S., Naples, will be open for lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and dinner from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Christmas Eve and from noon to 9 p.m. on Christmas Day with a holiday menu featuring roast fresh turkey or prime rib along with the a la carte menu. Reservations: 239-262-5500.

Christmas Day

■ Bistro Soleil, 100 Palm St., Marco Island will be open from 3 to 7 p.m. on Christmas Day serving a grand buffet with lobster bisque, turkey, beef tenderloin, tilapia and more. The cost is $45 for adults and $22 for children 6 through 12. Reservations are required by calling 239-389-0981

■ The English Pub, 5047 U.S. 41 E., Naples, will be open from 1 to 7 p.m. serving a turkey, ham roast beef or filet of sole dinners with dessert for $19.95 per person. Reservations: 239-775-3727. You can also have it delivered via Dine Home Delivery at 239-963-4446 or order online at www.dinehomedelivery.com.

Fred’s Food, Fun & Spirits, 2700 Immokalee Road, Naples, will open from 2 to 8 p.m. serving a salad bar buffet, lobster bisque, choice of prime rib, Chilean sea bass, glazed smoked ham or chicken marsala, a Christmas dessert display and spiced egg nog. $29.95, adults; $10.95, children. Reservations: 239-431-7928

Joe’s Diner, 9331 U.S. 41 N., Naples, will be open from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. serving its full menu. Reservations recommended for large parties: 239-254-7929

Joe’s Diner, 9331 U.S. 41 N., Naples, will be open from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. serving its full menu. Reservations are recommended for large parties by calling 239-254-7929.

■ Mango’s Dockside Bistro, 760 N. Collier Blvd., Marco Island, will be serving a family Christmas dinner from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. with platters of honey baked ham, roast turkey, roast beef, sweet and mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetables, tossed salad and rolls served at your table family style. Also included is a dessert display with a chocolate fountain. $38, adults; $16, children younger than eight. Reservations: 239-393-2434

Sanibel Habour Marriott, 17260 Harbour Point Drive, Fort Myers, is serving brunch aboard its private 100-foot yacht, the Sanibel Harbour Princess from 11:15 a.m. to 1:15 a.m. for $42 for adults; $26.20 for children 12 and younger; and free for children four and younger. The Tarpon House at the hotel will be serving a Christmas brunch buffet from 11:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m. for $45 per adult and $35 per child. Reservations: 239-466-2128

Shula’s will be open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the Hilton Naples & Towers, 5111 U.S. 41 N., Naples. The regular dinner menu will be available and a special Christmas menu is being offered for $55 per person. Reservations are required by calling 239-430-4999.

Watermark Grille, 11280 U.S. 41 N., Naples, will open at 1 p.m. on Christmas Day. Information: 239-596-1400

Deadline for each Wednesday’s Christmas dining list is 10 a.m. Thursdays. Email to smesulam@naplesnews.com or mail to Sheila Mesulam, Naples Daily News, 1100 Immokalee Road, Naples, FL 34110. No information can be taken over the phone.

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