Not in the mood to whip up the Thanksgiving feast this year? No problem! Here’s a list of places you can dine in at or order to-go from on November 28th in the Alamo City. Be sure to call ahead to make reservations!
Boudro’s: 421 E. Commerce St., San Antonio; 210-224-8484
Enjoy one of San Antonio’s long-standing River Walk icons for Turkey Day. From 11 a.m.-11 p.m. you can dine on Boudro’s regular menu, along with a few special menu items just for the holiday like achiote butter-basted turkey breast or mesquite-smoked pork tenderloin—just don’t forget to save room for pumpkin crème brûlée.
Zinc Bistro & Bar: 207 N. Presa St., San Antonio; 210-224-2900
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Nestle in at Zinc and treat yourself to a three-course Thanksgiving. Start with your choice of pumpkin-butternut squash bisque or baby spinach salad, then savor herb-roasted turkey, and dig into a rich dark chocolate bread pudding for dessert. This special menu and their regular menu will be available beginning at 11 a.m.
Biga on the Banks: 203 S. St. Mary’s at Market, San Antonio; 210-225-0722
Head on downtown and enjoy Thanksgiving riverside this year at Biga on the Banks. From 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. they will be offering brunch for $65 for adults and $28 for children (12 & under). Start your feast with appetizers like spring rolls or caviar-topped deviled eggs, then make your way to the carving station for turkey two ways: herb-roasted or cider-glazed. Save room for tempting desserts like chocolate mocha mousse, butternut squash cheesecake, and chocolate-orange eclairs.
Rudy’s Bar-B-Q: Multiple Locations
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Let Rudy’s do the smoking this season and pick up one of their barbecued turkeys or honey-glazed barbecued hams this year. While you’re there don’t forget to get some of their Rudy’s peach cobbler and famous sweet cream corn.
The Palm San Antonio: 233 E. Houston St., San Antonio
Celebrate Thanksgiving with family at The Palm! Savor selections like herb-roasted hand-carved turkey, lobster bisque, creamed spinach, sweet potatoes, chocolate-pecan pie, and more. Their special three-course dinner menu will be available for $55 per adult and $24 for children under 12.
Paesanos: 555 E. Basse, San Antonio; 210-828-5191
Open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving, Paesanos will be offering a prix fixe 3-course menu for $45 in addition to their regular menu. Dine on jalapeño pesto-roasted turkey with gravy served with delicious sides like triple-corn stuffing or order the classic Shrimp Paesano for a special Thanksgiving meal.
Bakery Lorraine: Multiple Locations
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Bakery Lorraine will have pies—like roasted in-house pumpkin pie, Jack Daniel’s pecan pie and apple cranberry with Christmas spice—available for order at all of their locations across San Antonio and in Austin. Pies can be purchased for $26 each and customers are able to place orders now through Sunday, November 24. Pick up day will be Wednesday, November 27 (the day before Thanksgiving) with pick-up times varying based on location. There will be additional pies for sale that Wednesday on a first-come-first-serve basis. Orders can be placed on the Bakery Lorraine website here. From there, customers can set their preferred pick-up time and location.
Antler’s Lodge in the Hyatt Regency: 9800 Hyatt Resort Dr., San Antonio; 210-767-7999
The Antlers Lodge in the Hyatt Regency’s Hill Country Resort and Spa is serving the whole Thanksgiving feast this year. From 3 p.m.-8 p.m., enjoy a traditional family-style dinner with innovative twists like whiskey- and herb-brined turkey and black garlic-havarti whipped mashed potatoes. Dine on their three-course dinner menu for $95 for adults, $75 for seniors (60+), and $20 for children 12 and under.
SweetFire Kitchen at La Cantera Resort & Spa: 16641 La Cantera Parkway, San Antonio; 210-558-2479
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This Thanksgiving from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., join SweetFire Kitchen for a classic holiday meal. Feast on maple-brined turkey, a made-to-order pasta station, and pumpkin cheesecake for $70 for adults, $26 for children ages 5-12, and free for children 4 and under. Afterward, enjoy the resort and have your family photo taken amidst sweeping Hill Country views.
The Boiler House SA: 312 Pearl Pkwy., Bldg. 3, San Antonio; 210-354-4644
Take the stress out of Thanksgiving dinner! Make it easy on yourself and let the pros take care of a four-course Thanksgiving dinner for the whole family. In addition to their iconic artisanal cheese and charcuterie, enjoy traditional smoked turkey with all the fixings or roasted prime ribeye with tasty sides and house-made pie for dessert. Seatings are available from 12 p.m.-8 p.m at $52 per person.
Green Vegetarian Cuisine San Antonio: multiple locations; Tickets
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Vegans and vegetarians still want to celebrate Thanksgiving, too! Every year, Green Vegetarian Cuisine hosts its famous Vegan Thanksgiving—a family-friendly, tons-of-fun, vegan feast with all the fixings plus an amazing dessert. It included all your holiday favorites vegan-ized, like turkey, glazed ham, herb mashed potatoes and gravy, and so on. Order tickets and pay ahead of time for $30 per adult and $12 for kids. Reserve your time slot at either San Antonio locations from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.