A Christmas Day dinner that was free, friendly and welcoming.

Yesterday, on Christmas, Yavis Restaurant supplied a free Christmas Dinner to anyone who was looking for a meal and quality time to spend with family and friends,

The meal was a full course turkey dinner.

"The food was amazing!" Beamed Naz Him, who spent the afternoon with his family and new born baby girl. "It was definitely a great filler for the day and a wholesome meal for anybody that was to come here. There was also a lot of great desserts, a few free couple of drinks and it was amazing."

The free turkey dinner on Christmas Day has been taking place at Yavis Restaurant for decades.YAVIS3Mayor Heather Colberg

"Normally we do in-between four or five hundred meals and about 200 take-takeouts," explained Amy Jensen who was a part of the staff facilitating the dinner.

"Every single year I come, everyone gets together, everyone is happy and you put smiles on everyone's faces. It's great!"

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