The holiday feasts are over, but it may be weeks before anyone feels like cooking a meal at home again. The following is a list of local restaurants where you can carry out your lunch or dinner.

AE (American Express), CB (Carte Blanche), DC (Diners Club), MC (Mastercard), V (Visa/Choice). Street parking is available.

Alcohol is not available for carryout.

The Alamo, 5508 Kenilworth Ave., Riverdale. 927-8787. Hours: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday through Saturday; noon to 10 p.m. Sunday. Cards: MC, AE, V, DC. This Mexican restaurant features such specialties as Asado de Puerco, a pork dish with beans and rice, and Mole de Pabo for chicken lovers. No desserts available for carryout. Lunch prices range from $6.50 to $8.50, dinner from $7.50 to $9.50.

Great Hunan Village, 863 Greenbelt Rd., Greenbelt. 552-9500. Hours: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week. Cards AE, V, DC, MC, and CB. Chinese food is always good to carry out. Try the specialties of the house: orange beef, General Tso's chicken or Tung Ping shrimp. No desserts available for carryout. Lunch prices are $4.50 to $5.50; dinner from $6.75 to $9.50.

Hunan China Inn, 7703 Garrison Rd., Lanham Hills. 459-5353. Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday; noon to 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Cash and checks only. Hunan specialties include triple delight, seafood combination and the Hunan chicken. No dessert to carry out. Prices at lunch range from $2.95 to $4.50; dinner, $4.95 to $8.95.