Restaurant News & Reviews

Don’t want to cook on Easter Sunday? Here are the restaurants and stores open in Macon

While Easter Sunday isn’t a federal holiday, many places still observe the religious day by closing their business.

However, you might be wondering what restaurants and stores will be open to grab Sunday dinner or a gift from the Easter Bunny.

Here is a list of places around the Macon area that will be open on Easter Sunday, though it is best to call ahead to double check.

Local restaurants:

  • The Rookery: Normal hours
  • S&S Cafeteria: 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Piedmont Brewery and Kitchen: Normal hours
  • Parish on Cherry: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Chico and Chang: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Circa: Open for brunch 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call ahead for reservations.

Chain restaurants:

  • IHOP
  • Applebee’s
  • Denny’s
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
  • Olive Garden
  • Carrabba’s Italian Grill
  • Chili’s
  • Longhorn
  • Cracker Barrel
  • Panera
  • McDonald’s
  • Outback Steakhouse
  • Red Lobster
  • Texas Roadhouse
  • Waffle House


  • Kroger
  • Walmart
  • Dollar General
  • Family Dollar

Closed stores:

  • Publix
  • Target
  • Dick’s Sporting Goods
  • Aldi
  • Sam’s Club

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