Whether you are looking for dinner and drinks or Chinese takeout on Christmas Eve, diners have plenty of options in the York area.

Early on Christmas Eve

• OffCenter Grill, located in the Yorktowne Hotel, 48 E. Market St., York, will be open for breakfast and lunch, 6:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 24.

• Victor’s, 554 S. Ogontz St., York, will be serving their modern Mediterranean fare for lunch, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 24. Sing along during mid-afternoon caroling in the bar area, which will close at 5 p.m.

Dinner and drinks

• C&D Bar and Grill, 6465 York Road, New Oxford, will be open 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Dec. 24. The casual fine dining restaurant is on Route 30 two miles west of Abbottstown. Christmas Eve reservations are recommended. Call 717-479-5369.

• John Wright Restaurant, 234 N. Front St., Wrightsville, known for casual farm to table dining, will serve dinner 4-9 p.m. Dec. 24. Reservations are recommended at 717-252-0416.

• Oak, the upscale casual dining restaurant at Heritage Hills Golf Resort, 2700 Mt. Rose Ave., York, will be open 5-10 p.m. Dec. 24. Reservations are welcome, but not needed. Call 717-755-0123.

• Otto's Kitchen & Cocktails, 19 N. George St., York, will be serving lunch and dinner 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Dec. 24. Bartenders will be crafting some special holiday drinks, with the bar closing at 11 p.m. Reservations are accepted, but are not required, at 717-747-1922.

 Roosevelt Tavern, 50 N. Penn St., York, will offer their farm to table menu 11:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Dec. 24. Call for reservations, 717-854-7725.

Asian cuisine

• Shangrila Chinese Restaurant, 2150 White St., West York, will be serving their Szechwan specialties Dec. 24 and 25. Hours are 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Thursday; 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday. Reservations are preferred for groups. Call 717-850-8647.

• Wild Ginger, 2444 Eastern Blvd., York, serving sushi, Japanese, Chinese and Thai, will be open 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Dec. 24 and 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m. Dec. 25. Call 717-757-1818.

Christmas Day

• The Yorktowne Hotel, 48 E. Market St., York, will offer a full buffet in the Ballroom from 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 25, by reservation only. For menu details or reservations, call 717-848-1111.

• Holly Inn, 31 S. Baltimore St., Mount Holly Springs, will host Christmas Dinner with select entrees and a children’s menu, 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 25. Call for reservations, 717-486-3823.

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