They say Christmas is the happiest time of year and it really is, especially since we are able to indulge in plenty of food (and desserts!) while spending quality time with loved ones. This Christmas, allow someone else to cook your holiday dinner so you don’t have to worry about a thing! Keep reading to get ideas on places to eat for Christmas and during the holidays. Start making your reservations today.
This Italian restaurant is loved by all the locals and visitors that come to Boca Raton. Not only is their food divine, but you will feel like a VIP guest from how special they treat their guests (important on a special evening, such as Christmas). Their list of wine is quite varied from whites, reds, sparkling, and rose. What’s better than wine with pasta? You will definitely feel as though you have traveled to Italy when you try their pasta and cuisine. Call to make your reservation!
Where: 4400 N Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33431
Gary Racks Farmhouse Kitchen
Farmhouse Kitchen is an amazing place to eat for Christmas. It is very beautifully decorated outside and has a great ambiance inside with a wall of wine. The service is exquisite, just like the food! Actually, all of the meat and produce are farm-fresh, encouraging clean eating and having high regard for the environment. On their menu, you will find their variations of wild salmon, steak, crab cakes, grilled shrimp, Idaho trout and chicken; along with their tasty sides, such as organic quinoa, blackberry balsamic mushrooms, apricot rice and so much more! Is this making you hungry? Our mouths are already craving these! Be sure to check out their menu for more and to reserve your family’s table!
Where: 399 SE Mizner Blvd, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Basilic Vietnamese Grill Boca
Feeling like having some Pho soup? Or maybe fried rice with teriyaki chicken to keep you feeling all warm and cozy inside? Then Basilic Vietnamese Grill Boca is for you! They have a great atmosphere, with modern architecture and a bar with two mounted televisions. You and your family will be well served this Christmas when dining here.
Where: 200 S Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Ricarena Restaurant Latin Grill
Did you know “rica arena” means “nice sand” in Spanish? Therefore, this restaurant is the perfect representation of Florida with its quality Latin food. It even has a gorgeous fountain outside to bring the feeling of walking around Spain! Some of their appetizers include:
- Ceviche with lime juice, yuca fries, and plantain chips
- Chicken Quesadillas with fresh veggies, pico de gallo, and of course mixed cheeses
- Coconut Shrimp with crispy fried large shrimp dipped with citrus mustard sauce
They also have soups that will warm your soul, vegetarian dishes, refreshing salads, sandwiches and different meats, such as, their chicken with a cilantro creme. Additionally, let us not forget about dessert! From chocolate tres leches to a molten truffle, Ricarena is sure to satisfy your tastebuds’ needs.
Celebrate Christmas with Ricarena and enjoy their delicious Latin cuisine. It will not disappoint!
Where: 212 S Federal Hwy, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Casimir French Bistro
Luckily, Casimir is not only having their menu available to us for Christmas, but they are adding holiday specials! Some of their hors d’oeuvres include:
- Caprese Burrata with tomato, basil, arugula, balsamic and extra virgin olive oil
- Tuna tartare with soy-sesame sauce, and potatoes chips
- Gravlax Carpaccio with in-house cured salmon and soy-sesame sauce
Their mains are also delicious:
- Mediterranean Branzino with fingerling potatoes, ratatouille, and tarragon beurre blanc
- NY Strip Steak with grilled steak, french fries and either green peppercorn cognac or Roquefort sauce
- Veal Milanese that is breaded with Yukon gold mashed potatoes, mushrooms, bacon, pearl onions, and glazed carrots
Jingle your way to Casimir and enjoy the wonders that is French food.
Where: 416 Via De Palmas Ste. 81, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Domus Restaurant and Lounge
Exquisite, elegant, and fine dining. These words describe Domus and their dishes. If you scroll down a bit, you can see their Caprese with creamy mozzarella and balsamic vinegar. With many different options to choose from, you can be sure you will be able to find something savory you will love. In addition, it has a very luxurious feel as soon as you walk in, with colored lights that brighten up the area and chandeliers that illuminate your table to the perfect setting. Get excited to wear your beautiful clothes and get the whole family to Domus to celebrate the happiest time of year!
Where: 187 SE Mizner Blvd, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Looking for prime meat and traditional Sicilian pizza? What about crispy, buttery and golden pastries after dining? Vespri Sicilian, created by three brothers from Sicily, will proudly serve you. They have homemade pasta that will transport you to Italy. Here are some of their menu items:
- Risotto Bronte with shrimp, prawns, pistachio cream, tomato sauce, and basil
- Gnocchi Sorrentina with ricotta, mozzarella, and basil
- Grilled Salmon with garlic and mixed vegetables
- Pizza Capricciosa with fresh mozzarella and tomato sauce, artichokes, black olives, ham and mushroom
Ready to make your reservation during this holiday season?
Where: 507 SE Mizner Blvd, Boca Raton, FL 33432
We hope this holiday season brings you and your family joy and blessings! From our family to yours, Merry Christmas!
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