Looking for something a little different this Christmas? Share a holiday meal out with friends or family. It's never too late to start a new tradition.
1. Pierre's in Bridgehampton has prepared a fabulous Christmas Eve menu of the restaurant's most exciting French holiday cuisine with a wide variety of appetizers, entrees and desserts. Pierre's is also open all day Christmas Day from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. For reservations call 631-537-5110.
2. Also taking reservations for Christmas Eve, in Montauk has a Christmas Eve dinner menu featuring traditional Italian seafood specials. The Sea Grille is also open on Christmas Day and will be serving a traditional Christmas dinner menu from 1 to 9 p.m. For details and reservations, call 631-668-2660.
3. Spend Christmas Eve on the waterfront at in Hampton Bays. The restaurant is open for dinner from 5 p.m., with a three-course $50 prix fixe. A choice of entrees includes both seafood and other delicious selections. On Christmas Day, breakfast is served from 9 a.m. to noon and dinner from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Make your reservations today by calling 631-728-1200.
4. in East Hampton is accepting reservations for Christmas Eve starting at 5:30 p.m. The Living Room has prepared a four-course set menu for $85 per person. On Christmas Day the restaurant will serve an a la carte brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Living Room os also open for Christmas Day dinner, offering its regular menu. Call 631-324-5440 to reserve your table.
5. Try any of the offerings from their regular continental menu to get you started on a memorable Christmas Eve or Christmas Day dinner at Mirko's in Water Mill. Contact Mirko's on 631-726-4444.
6. Open on Christmas Eve, the Southfork Kitchen in Bridgehampton is a charming spot to share a delicious holiday meal perpared from seasonal fare. Paired with a local wine, you will be toasting the season in no time. Call 631-537-4700 to reserve your table.
7. Who says the holiday season can't be spicy and nice? If you love tasty Asian cuisine, come to the Phao Thai Kitchen in Sag Harbor for a Christmas Eve or Christmas Day dinner that will surely start a delicious new holiday tradition. Book your table on 631-725-0101.
8. Enjoy a cozy Christmas Eve dinner for two in East Hampton at , where the casual but elegant atmosphere sets off perfectly their wonderful menu of contemporary American and Italian cuisine. Be sure to try one of their delicious desserts. Make your reservation by calling 631-329-6666.
9. Try the North Fork for a special Christmas Eve dinner at the They are offering a three-course prix fixe at $55 per person, with a special young diner's prix fixe for children under 12 for $25. Dinner service begins at 4:30 p.m. To reserve your table call 631-722-0500.
10. Why not meet friends from up the Island for a special holiday meal at in Port Jefferson Village? Their Christmas Eve Dinner features a four-course menu and live entertainment at $50 per person. Fifth Season prides itself on local ingredients, organic produce, fresh seafood and a gluten free selection. It will be worth the drive. Call 631-477-8500 to make a reservation.