If there’s one place I know I can trust for my restaurant recommendations, it’s the Zagat Guide. So, if you’re spending Christmas in NYC (or you’re like me and spend the entire month of December celebrating Christmas), don’t forget to book your reservation at one of these Zagat recommended Christmas restaurants.
The Standard Grill, Meatpacking District – A traditional three-course prix fixe available for $50 per person and wine pairings for $30 (212-645-4100).
Fatty Crab, West Village – Dishes like wonton soup and sweet-and-sour pork will be available à la carte until 10 PM (212-929-5050).
Bouley, Tribeca – Splurge with this $225 tasting menu from 11:30 AM to 11 PM (212-964-2525).
Shalom Japan, Williamsburg – Seatings take place from 3 to 9 PM and are $45 per person before tax and tip (718-388-4012).
Check out Zagat’s full list of Christmas recommendations here, and have a very Merry Christmas!