Here’s your guide to dining out with family and friends on Easter.

March 10, 2017

Though Easter is not a federal holiday in the United States, it’s still widely celebrated. Many restaurants close to give their employees the day off to celebrate with their families. This can be quite a dilemma for those who want to dine out after mass. And if you don’t celebrate the holiday, it’s better to plan ahead than be met with a “closed” sign at your favorite dinner spot.

Some restaurants, like Chick-Fil-A are closed every Sunday. But there are other restaurants that are planning to close for the day, too, like Chipotle, Papa Murphy’s Take ‘N’ Bake Pizza, and Jason’s Deli.

So, what is open? Below is a list of chain restaurants confirmed to have locations open and operating on Easter Sunday. For the most part, all locations will be open during regular hours, but representatives recommend calling your local store to confirm.

Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar, call your local restaurant for hours

Benihana, call your local restaurant for hours

BJ’s Restaurant & Brewery, call your local restaurant for hours

Bojangles’ Famous Chicken ‘n Biscuits, regular hours at most locations

Boston Market, most locations open between 10:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.

BRIO Tuscan Grille, open at 10 a.m.

Buca di Beppo, open at 11 a.m., closing varies by location

California Pizza Chicken, call your local restaurant for hours

Captain D’s Seafood, call your local restaurant for hours

Chili’s Grill & Bar, call your local restaurant for hours

Chuck E. Cheese’s, most locations open at 11 a.m. on Sundays, but call your local restaurant to confirm

Church’s Chicken, call your local restaurant for hours

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, regular hours at all locations

Del Taco, call your local restaurant for hours

Denny’s, open 24/7

Einstein Bros. Bagels, call your local restaurant for hours

El Pollo Loco, regular hours at most locations

Friendly’s Ice Cream,, call your local restaurant for hours

Frisch’s Big Boy, call your local restaurant for hours

Golden Corral, open for lunch and dinner, contact your local restaurant for hours

Hard Rock Cafe, contact your local restaurant for hours

Jack in the Box, most locations open 24/7

Joe’s Crab Shack, regular hours at most locations

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, call your local restaurant for hours

Krystal, call your local restaurant for hours

Little Caesars Pizza, call your local restaurant for hours

Long John Silver’s, regular hours at most locations

LongHorn Steakhouse, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Maggiano’s, open at 10 a.m., brunch available until 1 p.m., dinner available all day

99 Restaurants, regular hours at most locations

O’Charley’s, brunch offered until 2 p.m. at all locations, call your local restaurant for hours

Olive Garden, call your local restaurant for hours

On the Border Mexican Grill & Cantina, call your local restaurant for hours

Outback Steakhouse, call your local restaurant for hours

P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, call your local restaurant for hours

Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen, call your local restaurant for hours

Pappasito’s Cantina, call your local restaurant for hours

Pappas Bros. Steakhouse, call your local restaurant for hours

Pappas Seafood House, call your local restaurant for hours

Pappas Bar-B-Q, call your local restaurant for hours

Pappas Burger, call your local restaurant for hours

Panera Bread, regular hours at most locations

Pizza Hut, call your local restaurant for hours

Qdoba Mexican Grill, call your local restaurant for hours

Romano’s Macaroni Grill, call your local restaurant for hours

Ruby Tuesday, call your local restaurant for hours

Sonic, call your local restaurant for hours

Steak n Shake, call your local restaurant for hours

Texas Roadhouse, call your local restaurant for hours

TGI Friday’s, call your local restaurant for hours

The Cheesecake Factory, call your local restaurant for hours

Uno Pizzeria & Grill, regular hours at all locations

Whataburger, open 24/7

White Castle, most locations open 24/7

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