Restaurant Chains Open During Thanksgiving Day

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Posted: November 22, 2018 6:00 AM PST

Wow. There are a variety of restaurants open during Thanksgiving to satisfy your cravings! Let someone else cook.

The Best Ones:

Acapulco Restaurant and Cantina - Thanksgiving Day buffet with a roasted turkey and ham carving station, with a taco al pastor and seafood station. Also featuring apple-jalapeno stuffing, chipotle-honey sweet potatoes, seasonal vegetables, cream of pumpkin soup, Mexican favorites, dessert bar with pumpkin pie and more.

Applebee’s – Thanksgiving Day meal featuring turkey breast, mashed potatoes, gravy, and garlicky green beans. Not all restaurants will be open, so please call ahead for holiday hours and availability. Restaurants in Austin, Dallas, Houston, Central and East Texas Will Be Open from 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM. Turkey Dinner Plate for $13.99 and will include sliced turkey, garlic mashed potatoes topped with turkey gravy, green beans, turkey stuffing and dried cranberries.

Ben’s Kosher Deli– Dining rooms will be seating at 1:00PM, 2:30PM, 5:00PM and 7:15PM (no 7:15 PM seating in Manhattan). Roast Turkey Dinner for $25.99 (includes homemade soup and soft drink) and Kid’s Feast for $9.99 (includes soft drink and kid’s dessert). Regular meals also available. Reservations recommended.

Black Angus Steakhouse - Choice of soup or garden salad with warm molasses bread, roasted turkey, mashed potatoes, sage dressing, sweet potato, steamed broccoli and fresh cranberry sauce. Pumpkin pie with whipped cream. $19.99 for adults and $9.99 for kids. Price may vary by location. Reservations recommended.

Boston Market - Sliced roasted turkey breast or half signature rotisserie chicken individual meals with 2 sides, a dinner role, and a slice of apple or pumpkin pie for $12.99. Feast for Three for $34.99: sliced roasted turkey breast or signature rotisserie chicken, 3 large sides, 3 dinner rolls, and a whole apple or pumpkin pie.

Buca di Beppo Italian Restaurants - Come in for a Traditional Turkey Dinner with sliced white meat turkey, homestyle gravy, roasted garlic mashed potatoes, spicy Italian sausage stuffing, green beans, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie.

Charlie Brown’s Fresh Grill- All You Can Eat Turkey Dinner (3-course) for $21.99. Raisin Glased Baked Ham 3-course also available for $19.99. Served with Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Turkey Gravy, Sweet Potatoes, Apple Cornbread Stuffing, Baby Beans Amandine, Candied Carrots and Cranberry Sauce. Children 12 and under $9.99. Other entrees available: Classic Dill Salmon ($19.99), Queen Cut Prime Rib ($21.49), Parmesan Crusted Chicken ($18.29) or Hand-Cut Filet Mignon ($24.99).

Chevys Fresh Mex - Three-course Thanksgiving Day Meal. Starter: Mixed Green Salad. Entrée: Roast Turkey with Mole Sauce, Mashed Potatoes, Green Bean or Casserole, Jalapeno Cheddar Bread and Cranberry Sauce. Dessert: Mini Pumpkin Pie. Regular menu also available. Available from 11AM-7PM.

Chompie’s - Thanksgiving Dinner for $19.99 per person, dine in or to-go. Dinner includes sliced oven roasted turkey breast, homemade stuffing and gravy, cranberry relish, mashed potatoes, candied yams and more. Open until 3PM.

Claim Jumper Restaurants - Appetizers include Spinach Artichoke Dip, Mozzarella Sticks, and Shrimp & Avocado Ceviche. All entrees served with a choice of salad or cup of soup. Entree choices include Roasted Turkey ($24.99), Ham Dinner ($24.99), Roasted Tri-Tip ($25.99), Ham & Turkey Supper ($26.99) and The Feast ($29.99). Prime Rib, Salmon Oscar and Grilled Shrimp also available. Vegetarian entree available. Not valid at Nashville and Golden Nugget Las Vegas locations. Thanksgiving Menu from 11am – 6pm at most locations.

Country Buffet - Featuring carved turkey, steak, carved ham, butterfly shrimp, carved roast beef, meatloaf, chicken pot pie, fried chicken, scratch-made dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, buttered corn, carrots, fresh steamed broccoli, seasoned green beans, and honey cornbread. Holiday desserts will include pumpkin pie, pecan pie and egg custard pie. Open from 11AM – 6PM.

Country Cookin - Thanksgiving Day Feast with turkey or ham with all-you-can-eat holiday salads and sides for $10.99 (kids 10 and under $4.49). Most locations open and serving breakfast from 7-11 AM and a traditional Thanksgiving Feast from 11AM-4PM. Not served at Harrisonburg location.

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store - Traditional Homestyle Turkey n’ Dressing Meal comes complete with gravy, a sampling of sugar cured ham, sweet potato casserole, cranberry relish, choice of a country side, a refillable beverage, buttermilk biscuits or corn muffins, and a slice of pumpkin pie for dessert. The Homestyle Turkey n’ Dressing Meal is available for $12.99 per adult and $7.99 per child. Open from 11AM until close.

Denny's - Turkey & Dressing Dinner featuring carved slices of turkey breast, savory stuffing, turkey gravy, cranberry sauce, 2 sides, and dinner bread.

El Torito - All day buffet with traditional Mexican dishes, turkey and ham carving station, traditional Thanksgiving dishes, pasta bar, and salads and desserts. Open from 11AM-7PM.

FATZ - Open during Thanksgiving from 11AM-10PM.

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse - Three course Thanksgiving meal for $39.95 per adult. Main course includes mixed herb roast turkey breast with turkey gravy and housemade sage and brioche bread stuffing. Children under 12 Thanksgiving Menu for $15.

Furr's Fresh Buffet - Thanksgiving Day feast includes carved turkey breast, carved ham, butterfly shrimp, pan-grilled pork chops, glazed meatloaf with Creole sauce, pepper-encrusted roast beef, popcorn shrimp, cornbread sage dressing, candied fresh sweet potatoes, broccoli & rice casserole, fresh cranberry-orange relish, and sweet carrot casserole. Dessert options include pumpkin pie, pumpkin cheesecake, pecan pie, Furr's Millionaire Pie, red velvet cake, and Furr's Old Fashioned Fruit Salad.

Golden Corral - Thanksgiving Day Buffet includes carved turkey, carved ham, fried chicken, rotisserie chicken, pot roast, meatloaf, sirloin steak, fried shrimp and much more. Call ahead for special holiday hours.

HomeTown Buffet - Featuring carved turkey, steak, carved ham, butterfly shrimp, carved roast beef, meatloaf, chicken pot pie, fried chicken, scratch-made dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, buttered corn, carrots, fresh steamed broccoli, seasoned green beans, and honey cornbread. Holiday desserts include pumpkin pie, pecan pie, and egg custard pie. Open from 11AM-6PM.

Houlihan's - From 4PM to close on Thanksgiving Eve, participating locations will offer $2 domestic draft beer, $3 select wine, and $5 Long Island Iced Tea pitchers with a choice of regular, peach or raspberry. Offer may vary at participating locations.

Humperdinks - Featuring turkey an gravy, housemade stuffing, mashed potatoes, sweet yams, green beans almondine, cranberry sauce, and pecan or pumpkin pie. $21.99 for adults and $11.99 for kids under 12. Kids under 5 eat free. Open at 10AM.

K&W Cafeteria - Thanksgiving Day Special for $7.99 featuring roast turkey with dressing and cranberry sauce, two vegetables, fresh baked bread, dessert and refillable beverage. Other selections available at regular price.

Legal Sea Foods - Turkey breast with sausage stuffing, mashed potatoes, butternut squash, gravy and cranberry sauce. $24.95 per person and $8.95 for children 12 and under. Hours may vary by location. Reservations recommended.

Luby's - Thanksgiving Day Special for $11.49 featuring holiday entree, cornbread dressing, two holiday sides, dinner roll, and holiday dessert. Open for dine-in or to go.

Marie Callender's - Adult special for $21.99 featuring fresh baked golden cornbread, potatoes cheese or hearty vegetable soup or a crisp house salad. Entrees include choice of Freshly Roasted Turkey Dinner or Oven-Baked Ham. Includes seasonal vegetables, fire-roasted yams with cranberry streusel topping and fresh mashed potatoes. Kids meal for $8.99.

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood & Steaks - Roasted Turkey Dinner with butternut squash bisque or walnut mixed greens, mashed potatoes and gravy, cornbread stuffing, apple squash casserole, seasonal vegetables and cranberry sauce. At participating locations. Reservations recommended.

Mimi's Cafe - 3-Course Turkey Supper on Thanksgiving Day $18.99 for adults and $8.99 for kids. Starter includes house salad, cup of soup, or caesar salad. Main course includes roasted turkey(choice of white or dark meat), buttered cornbread stuffing, candied pecan sweet potatoes, whipped mashed potatoes, green bean casserole and more. Dessert includes slice of pumpkin or pecan pie.

Old Country Buffet - Featuring carved turkey, steak, carved ham, butterfly shrimp, carved roast beef, meatloaf, chicken pot pie, fried chicken, scratch-made dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, buttered corn, carrots, fresh steamed broccoli, seasoned green beans, and honey cornbread. Desserts include pumpkin or pecan pie and egg custard pie.

Romano's Macaroni Grill - Traditional Three-Course Thanksgiving Dinner for $24.99 includes roasted turkey breast, buttermilk mashed potatoes, Calabrian glazed carrots with rosemary candied bacon, apple and sausage stuffing and fresh cranberry apple chutney. Dessert: pumpkin pie with Amaretto Mascarpone Creme.

Roy's - Traditional Three-Course Menu. Starters: grilled caesar salad or lobster bisque. Entree: pan roasted teriyaki glazed turkey. Sides: Portuguese sausage stuffing, Haricot Vert and Hazelnuts, Sesame Carrots and more. Desserts include Maple Brown Sugar Pumpkin Tart or Chocolate Torte. Adults for $39.95 and Children for $16.95.

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Thanksgiving Day Special Menu $39.95 for Adults and $12.95 for Children(Prices may vary at participating locations). Starters include choice of seafood gumbo, caesar salad or steak house salad. Main course includes oven-roasted sliced turkey breast served with homemade gravy, sausage and herb stuffing. Open at 12PM on Thanksgiving Day.

Ryan's - Thanksgiving menu includes sliced turkey, ham, fried chicken, steak, chicken pot pie, butterfly shrimp, meatloaf, scratch-made dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, souther-style green beans, fresh collard greens, buttered corn, carrots, and fresh steamed broccoli. Desserts include pumpkin and pecan pie. Open from 11AM-6PM.

Seasons 52 - Thanksgiving Dinner featuring Roasted "Never Ever" Turkey(no antibiotics), herb stuffing, Yukon mashed potatoes, mashed butternut squash, French green beans, housemade cranberry relish, and pumpkin pie mini indulgence. Adults for $26.90 and Children for $12.90.

Shari's - Slow roasted turkey or hickory smoked ham dinner for $14.99 and all entrees are $5 off from 10PM Thanksgiving Night to 10AM Black Friday. Both specials good at all 94 Shari's locations throughout Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho, Nebraska and Wyoming.

Sizzler's - Thanksgiving feast featuring fresh roasted turkey with stuffing, green beans, mashed potatoes, gravy, sweet potatoes with maple topping, cranberry sauce, and a slice of pumpkin pie for dessert. Price may vary at participating locations. Open from 11AM-10PM PST.

The Dixie Cafe - Turkey and Dressing Feast for $10.99 featuring low-roasted turkey and homemade dressing. Open from 11am – 5pm.

Waffle House - Open at regular hours during Thanksgiving.

Call ahead and verify participation at your local restaurant.