Christmas Breakfasts, Brunches, & Buffets 


Boathouse - (231) 223-4030 
Holiday Brunch on Dec. 22nd from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. $37.95 for adults, $16.95 for children. Menu
Christmas Eve hours are 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Menu
Closed Christmas Day.

Great Wolf Lodge Critter Bar and Grille​ - (231) 941-3600 XT 788
Breakfast Buffet with Santa on Dec. 15th Seating times 8:00 am & 11:00 am
Christmas Day Breakfast Buffet from 8:00 am to 11:00 am
Christmas Day Buffet from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Adults $29.99; Teens (11-15) $15.99; Children (4-10) $8.99; Under 3 complimentary. 

Aerie Restaurant & Lounge at The Grand Traverse Resort & Spa - (231) 534-6800
Christmas Eve Dinner from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm 
Christmas Day Buffet from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. Adults $34.95; Guests (5-12) $16.95; Under 5 complimentary. Menu

Lakeview Restaurant at Shanty Creek Resorts - (231) 533-3000
Pancake Breakfast with Santa on Dec. 21 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am
Christmas Eve serving all-day
Christmas Eve Dinner Buffet from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm.
Christmas Day serving all-day
Christmas Day Dinner Buffet from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Adults $34; Children (6-12) $25; 5 and under complimentary

Ski Free With Santa at Shanty Creek Resorts 9:00 am to 4:30 pm on Christmas Day!
 

Ski with Santa at Shanty Creek Resorts

 

Reflect at Cambria Suites - (231) 778-9000
Christmas Eve Dinner from 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Christmas Day Breakfast 7 AM-9 AM; Buffet 10 AM-4 PM; Dinner 5 PM to 9 PM
Adults $32.95; Children (6-12) $17.95; 5 and under complimentary. Menu

Bourbon 72 at Turtle Creek Casino - (231) 534-8888
Christmas Eve Dinner from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Serving from standard menu + Prix Fixe Menu 
Christmas Day Dinner from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Serving from standard menu + Prix Fixe Menu 

Seasons Buffet at Turtle Creek Casino - (231) 534-8888
Christmas Eve Breakfast from 8:00 am to 11:00 am.
Christmas Eve Buffet from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
Christmas Day Breakfast from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Christmas Day Buffet from 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm


Open on Christmas Day

 

Free Community Meal at Trinity Lutheran Church - (231) 360-7608
Christmas Day serving 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.
1003 S. Maple Street (on the corner of Maple and Griffin streets).

Denny’s - (231) 421-3801
Christmas Eve - 7:00 am to 10:00 pm.
Christmas Day - 7:00 am to 10:00 pm.

Big Dex’s Pizzaria Leelanau Sands Casino - (231) 534-8100
Christmas Eve - 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Christmas Day - 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm.

Fuji Sushi & Steakhouse - (231) 486-6933
Christmas Eve - 11:00 am to 10:00 pm.
Christmas Day - 11:00 am to 10:00 pm.

Open on Christmas Eve but closed Christmas Day

 

Amical - Serving lunch 11 AM to 3 PM, (231) 941-8888

Apache Trout Grill - Serving lunch 11 AM to 2 PM, (231) 947-7079

Cracker Barrel - Serving breakfast & lunch 6 AM until 2 PM, (231) 933-9244

Firefly - Open 10 AM to 7 PM, (231) 932-1310

McGees 31 - Open 11:30 AM to 6:30 PM, (231) 252-4674

McGees 72 - Open 11:30 AM to 6:30 PM, (231) 421-8800

Harrington’s by the Bay - Open 11 AM to 6:30 PM, (231) 421-9393

Minerva’s at the Park Place Hotel - Open 11 AM to 7 PM, (231) 946-5093

Poppycock’s - Open 11 AM to 4 PM, (231) 231-941-7632

The Franklin – Serving 11:30 AM to 3:00 PM, (231) 943-2727

Trattoria Stella – Open for gift certificate sales only on Christmas Eve; closed for dining both days

Bob Evans – Serving until 7:00 PM, (231) 938-1005