GOBankingRates’ Report Finds Albertsons, Starbucks, IHOP Among Stores and Restaurants Open Christmas Day 2014

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — To help consumers finish their last-minute holiday shopping, GOBankingRates released its complete guide to stores and restaurants open on Christmas Day. The study includes Christmas Day and Christmas Eve store hours for major retailers, grocery stores, restaurants and post offices, as well as a list of popular stores that will be closed on Christmas Day 2014.

“While those who are looking to refill their pantries or grab a bite on Christmas Eve will have a wide range of options, there are very few retailers open on Dec. 25 for last-minute Christmas shopping,” said Casey Bond, GOBankingRates’ managing editor. “Your best bet is to buy a gift card from a drug store.”

Restaurants and Stores open on Christmas Day1:

  • Albertsons
  • Walgreens
  • Fresh & Easy
  • IHOP
  • Pizza Hut
  • CVS
  • Starbucks
  • Subway


Restaurants and Stores open on Christmas Eve:

  • Costco
  • Denny’s
  • JCPenney
  • Kohl’s
  • Safeway
  • Trader Joe’s
  • Walmart


Post office hours: U.S.P.S. lobbies will be open till noon on Dec. 24 and Dec. 31, but closed Christmas and New Year’s Day.

1 Holiday Post office hours apply to select locations

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