What better way to celebrate the love and warmth that Christmas Eve brings than with Southern soul food at family-owned Georgia’s Restaurant at the Long Beach Exchange!
Georgia’s Restaurant in Long Beach
The charismatic Mother and Daughter duo behind this establishment, Nana Gretchen Shoemaker and Nika Shoemaker-Machado have something for every member of the family to enjoy this Christmas Eve with savory dishes such as their famous Fried Chicken cooked in a Brazilian buttermilk brine and seasoned crispy cornmeal crust;
St. Louis BBQ Ribs, a half-rack of slow roasted pork ribs in Georgia’s Restaurant signature house-made BBQ sauce, or opt for Nana’s signature Gretchen’s Jambalaya cooked to order with shrimp, andouille sausage and chicken, served over pasta or rice.
‘Tis the season to have fun, so savor any of these dishes with a Seasonal Sangria, Red Wine and White Wine by the glass or the bottle, and add a delectable Soulful Side to share such as the Collard Greens, Baked Beans, Mac & Cheese, and Nana Gretchen’s famous Cornbread, served with house-made honey butter.
For the perfect sweet ending this Christmas Eve guests can enjoy Nana Gretchen’s “soul-delicious” Desserts such as the Peach Cobbler, Sweet Potato Pie, Lemon Cake, or Pound Cake with a side of house-made à la Mode upon request.
Georgia’s Restaurant will be open on Christmas Eve, Tuesday, December 24th, 2019 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm; Georgia’s Restaurant will be closed on Christmas Day, Wednesday, December 25th, 2019; 4104 McGowen Street, Suite 155, Long Beach, CA 92630; 562.420.5637; www.Georgias-Restaurant.com