December 16, 2011 | 7:00am
Dishes, dishes, and more dishes -- that is exactly what we do NOT want to be doing during our precious time off. You probably don't either, which is why we put together this handy guide to who's doing dinner on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Christmas Eve 2011
Frank and Albert's at The Biltmore
-- Three-Course Christmas Eve dinner; Adults $45++, kids 12 and under $21++. The breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus will also be available.
More Christmas Eve and Christmas Day options after the jump...
Tonto Bar & Grill -- Regular menu available from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m along with Christmas Eve specials such as duck confit arugula salad, red wine braised short ribs, and a chocolate espresso candy cane torte starting at 4:30 p.m. Reservations appreciated but not required. 480-488-0698
Latilla at The Boulders Resort
-- Organic Four-Course Pre Fixe featuring roast turkey and ham. Adults $78 ++, kids 6-12 $29++ Reservations are suggested. 480-488-7317
-- All five locations will offer happy hour pricing on more then 35 different food items and an array of cocktails. $2-$7 per item. Click here to find the location closest to you.
-- Three-Course Holiday Dinner featuring parsnip soup, filet mignon, and baked Alaska. $52 ++ per person. Full menu here
RA Sushi Mill Avenue
-- Reverse happy hour prices on over 35 food items and cocktails. $2-7 per item. 480-303-9800
-- The restaurant will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and will be serving a condensed brunch and dinner menu plus holiday specials. 480-488-8182
Latilla at The Boulders
-- Four-course pre-fixe featuring filet of sole with black radish celery and Ciopino with Bay scallops, crab, mussels, and clams. Dinner served 2 - 8 p.m. Adults $80++, kids $29++. Reservations highly recommended 480-488-7317
District American Kitchen
-- Three-Course Christmas Day Feast featuring Christmas ham, maple glazed salmon, or prime rib. Adults $29++, kids $15++. Full menu here
Wright's at The Biltmore
-- Five-course Christmas dinner featuring pumpkin soup, roasted beets, and many more options. Adults $85++, kids 12 and under $41++ . Click here
for the full menu. Reservations suggested. 602-381-7632
Frank & Albert's at The Biltmore
-- Three-course Christmas dinner featuring a gingered squash soup or romaine wedge salad, roasted pork rib with roasted sweet potatoes and a Christmas yule log. Adults $45++, kids 12 and under $21++. 602-381-7632
Cafe ZuZu at the Valley Ho
-- Regular breakfast and dinner menus and special holiday menu featuring herb-crusted prime rib and pumpkin cheesecake will be served from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Reservations recommended 480-421-7997
JW Marriot Desert Ridge Resort
-- Tuscany, Meritage Steakhouse, and Blue Sage will all be serving dinner Christmas Day. Click here
to see what each restaurant has to offer.