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Evansville, Henderson restaurants open Christmas Day, offering pickup

The Jumpin' Jack Smash burger is piled with caramelized onions, American cheese and Jumpin' Jack sauce on a brioche bun with tots and waffle fries at the 3rd Street Saloon on Thursday, March 11, 2021

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — The holidays can be a hectic time. If you’d like to take the pressure off by going out to eat on Christmas Day or ordering your meal to pick up, here are local restaurants that will do the cooking for you.

Dining in

Bud’s Rockin’ Country Bar & Grill, 2124 W. Franklin St.; 812-401-1730

Bud’s will be open from 4 p.m. until 3 a.m. with a limited menu. Look for creative pub grub, hearty servings and extreme sandwiches.

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Dontae’s Highland Pizza Parlor, 6669 Kratzville Road; 812-777-0016

Dontae’s will be open 4 to 9 p.m. with a regular menu. Enjoy pizza, the house pizza oven specialty sandwiches and paninis, cheesy bread appetizers and more with pinball machines.