Looking for a great meal for Christmas Eve or Christmas Day? Here are some delicious options available throughout Whatcom County. Most require reservations, so be sure to call ahead.
Semiahmoo Resort, 9565 Semiahmoo Pkwy., Blaine, WA, 360-318-2000
- Christmas Eve, both Pierside Kitchen and Packers Oyster Bar will be open for regular operating hours
- Christmas Day, Pierside KitchenÂ will be hostingÂ brunch fromÂ 7 amÂ untilÂ 2 pm., and a holiday dinnerÂ menuÂ from 4 pm toÂ 8 pm and Packer will be open for regular hours with an all-day dining menu
Call for reservations, 360-318-2090.
Silver Reef Casino, I-5, exit 260, Ferndale, WA, 1-866-383-0777
- Holiday buffet open, 11 am to 9 pm, a special menu includes Traditional Christmas Dinner, all the side dishes, and dessert for $23.95 per person.
- Red River Cafe opens at 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. for dinner.
- Panasia opens at 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. for dinner.
Hotel Bellwether, Squalicum Harbor, Bellingham, WA, 360-392-3100, ext. 3
- Christmas Day Buffet, 11 am to 7 pm, at Lighthouse Bar & Grill. Adults $46.95, children 6 – 10 years $20.95, children under 5 free, 10% discount for seniors 6+. Live harpist 1 pm to 4 pm.
Reservations required, call 360-392-31830.
Four Points by Sheraton Bellingham, I-5 Exit 253, Bellingham, WA 360-671-1011
- Christmas Eve Dinner, 11 am – 10 pm
- Family-style Christmas Day Dinner, 3 pm – 10 pm
- Adults $42, seniors $32, children under 12 $27.
Call 360-392-6517 for reservations and available times.
EAT Restaurant and Bar, 1200 Cornwall Ave., Bellingham
- Christmas Eve Dinner, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
- Four courses (you can take it to go, too)
- Hors dâ€™Ĺ“uvre:Â beet pickle devil eggs, lobster morsels
- Appetizer: Cascadia Mushroom bisque
- Entree: Roast Double R Ranch rib, rosemary fingerling potato, haricot vert, garlic jus
- Dessert: Traditional chocolate pralines yule log, creme anglaise
Call for reservation on open table or at 360- 306 3917