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Here’s what’s open (and closed) on Memorial Day 2023

Head to Ted’s for American-raised bison, steaks, chicken, or seafood, or a delicious burger. Save time by making a reservation or joining the waitlist online.

27 Restaurants Open on Memorial Day 2023 in Case You Don’t Feel Like Grilling

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Memorial Day weekend is finally upon us, and as eager as we are to have a long weekend and kick off the summer season, we must first reflect on the history of Memorial Day. While you might be focused on your barbecue or beach trip, take time to honor those who bravely gave their lives serving our country. (If you need an extra reminder of the importance of the holiday, be sure to check out our inspiring Memorial Day quotes.)

Of course, the federal holiday does give nearly everyone a long weekend, and you should definitely take advantage of the extra day off by checking out our Memorial Day activities. If you’d rather not take a big trip to the grocery store and fire up the grill, fear not! There are plenty of restaurants open on Memorial Day. Here are the eating establishments staying open on Monday, May 29.

Restaurants Open on Memorial Day 2023:

Bahama Breeze

Locations are open for dine-in and carryout of their taste of the Islands menu. Pick up a family-style menu for four with entrées like baby back ribs, jerk chicken pasta, or seafood paella, or get a table on the deck and enjoy a tropical cocktail, like a Bahama Mama or a Pineapple-Coconut Martini.

Bob Evans

Bob Evans restaurants will be open during regular hours on Memorial Day. Try the new country-fried steak platter or, for a lighter option, one of the farm-fresh summer salads.

Bonefish Grill

All locations are offering specials for Memorial Day weekend. On Memorial Day and every day, service members, veterans, and first responders receive 10% off their order. Simply show your ID to get the discount.

Boston Market

Boston Market restaurants are open on May 29. Check with the location nearest you for specific hours and specials.

Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings restaurants will operate under normal business hours. Call ahead to order a family bundle of 20 bone-in and 20 boneless wings and fries to feed the crew.

Carrabba’s Italian Grill

Every day of the year, military service members and first responders receive 10% off at Carrabba’s.

The Cheesecake Factory

All of The Cheesecake Factory locations will be open under normal business hours with pickup, delivery, and curbside to-go options.


Locations are offering family bundles this Memorial Day. Choose from entrées like chicken tenders and grilled salmon, along with sides and their signature Honey Butter Croissants.


Thinking about some baby back ribs to kick off summer? Head to Chili’s! Locations are open for dine-in, take-out, and pickup. Feeding a crowd? Order a party platter of their mini burgers or Southwestern egg rolls. You can also pick up a margarita kit to-go where available.

Cracker Barrel

The restaurant is offering all-new catering bundles just in time for summer. Choose from sirloin steak tips, cheeseburger sliders, or sirloin steak tips n’ tenders. Add seasonal sides like corn on the cob and and refreshing strawberry lemonade.


Denny’s restaurants will be open. Feed the family with a breakfast, lunch, or dinner family pack.

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse

Try the special burger and wine menu at the steakhouse (available May 26-29). Choose from the prime burger, California burger, or crispy chickpea and eggplant burger with a glass of Flowers Pinot Noir for $30.

Fogo de Chão

The Brazilian steakhouse is open on Memorial Day. Contact your local restaurant for specifics.

Golden Corral

The buffet will have a new offering beginning May 22: baby back ribs, chicken tenders, and watermelon. Select locations have a special breakfast buffet on Memorial Day.


IHOP is open on Memorial Day. Hours vary by location. Check out their family bundles offered for delivery and curbside pickup.

Longhorn Steakhouse

Give your grill master the day off this year and pick up steaks to go at Longhorn.

Newk’s Eatery

From May 25-29, pick up two pizzas (Margherita, Pepperoni, Sausage and Pepperoni, BBQ Chicken or Newk’s “Q) and a salad (Caesar, Greek or Garden) for $20.

Noodles and Company

All Noodles and Company locations will be open for takeout, delivery, and curbside pickup, though hours do vary by location, so make sure you check your local restaurant’s hours before heading out.

Olive Garden

All locations are open on May 29. Contact your local restaurant for details.

Outback Steakhouse

Outback Steakhouse is open to feed your steak craving this Memorial Day.

P.F. Chang’s

Yes, you can get your Chicken Lettuce Wraps even on Memorial Day. P.F. Chang’s will be open during normal business hours.

Red Lobster

Red Lobster restaurants will be open during normal hours throughout Memorial Day weekend. Check the website for your location’s dining options.

Ruth’s Chris

Select locations of the steakhouse will be open on Memorial Day. Go online to find specifics about the restaurant close to you.

Sonic Drive-In

You don’t even have to get out of your car to get a yummy snack from Sonic. All locations will be open, but because nearly all of them are locally owned, hours do vary. Be sure to check in advance before driving up.


Need a little pick-me-up? Starbucks is staying open, but hours vary by location, so double-check before you go out for a cup of joe.

Ted’s Montana Grill

Head to Ted’s for American-raised bison, steaks, chicken, or seafood, or a delicious burger. Save time by making a reservation or joining the waitlist online.

TGI Fridays

Dine in or pick up a family platter of wings, ribs, appetizers, and desserts to feed a crowd.

Here’s what’s open (and closed) on Memorial Day 2023

What is open on memorial day near me

Summer cookout season is finally here. While summer doesn’t officially begin until June 21, Memorial Day is the unofficial kickoff to the lazy days of summer—and the start of many people’s vacation season. The holiday, which is meant to honor American soldiers who have died in military service, is also a favorite of retailers, who hope to capture shoppers’ attentions before they begin to focus on outdoor activities.

Not every major retailer is open, though. And it can be hard to keep up with which other businesses give their workers a day off. Here’s a comprehensive look at which stores are open and closed and which services are available on Memorial Day 2023.

Are banks open on Memorial Day 2023?

Memorial Day is a bank holiday, meaning all branches will be closed. ATM machines, as always, are available if you need to get cash or make a deposit into your account, however. And, of course, many operations can be done online or with your bank’s app.

Is the post office open on Memorial Day 2023?

Don’t bother checking the mailbox. Memorial Day is a federal holiday, so the U.S. Postal Service is closed, and no mail delivery will take place. UPS and FedEx also observe the holiday, though UPS Express Critical and FedEx Custom Critical are still available. FedEx will suspend Express service the Sunday before Memorial Day and Ground, Ground Economy and Freight service for the two day before the holiday. Select FedEx Office stores will be open, but have modified hours.

Is the stock market open on Memorial Day 2023?

Nope. The New York Stock Exchange, Nasdaq and bond markets are all closed.

Which department stores are closed on Memorial Day 2023?

Most stores will be open, though that often doesn’t extend to locally-owned small businesses. Also, Costco will be closed.

Which department stores are open on Memorial Day 2023?

Bass Pro Shops– Open on Memorial Day

Bed Bath and Beyond – Open on Memorial Day

Belk – Open on Memorial Day

Cabella’s – Open on Memorial Day

CVS – Open on Memorial Day

Dillards – Open Memorial Day

Home Depot – Open on Memorial Day

Ikea – Open on Memorial Day

J.C. Penney – Open Memorial Day

Kohl’s – Most store are open.

Lowe’s – Open on Memorial Day

Macy’s – Open Memorial Day

Michael’s – Open Memorial Day

Old Navy – Open on Memorial Day

Rite Aid – Open on Memorial Day

Target – Open Memorial Day

T.J. Maxx – Closed Sunday

Walgreens – Open on Memorial Day

Walmart – Supercenters remain open 24 hours

Which grocery stores are open on Memorial Day 2023?

Since Memorial Day is often the start of cookout season, grocers are on standby to help restock when you run out of buns, corn or chips. However, it’s always wise to check first to ensure they don’t have reduced hours.

Aldi – Open on Memorial Day.

Bi-Lo – Open on Memorial Day.

Food Lion – Open on Memorial Day

Harris Teeter – Open on Memorial Day

Ingles – Open on Memorial Day

Kroger – Open on Memorial Day

Publix – Open on Memorial Day.

Safeway – Open on Memorial Day

ShopRite – Open on Memorial Day

Stop and Shop – Open on Memorial Day

Trader Joe’s – Open on Memorial Day

Wegman’s – Open on Memorial Day

Whole Foods – Open on Memorial Day

Winn-Dixie – Open on Memorial Day

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