We have so much to be thankful for, especially our restaurant heros who are making it possible to spend more time with our families this year. If you have your sights set on a day of relaxing this Thanksgiving, leave the cooking to the pros. We’ve put together a list of hot spots around the city that will do all the work for you on Turkey Day. Be sure to call ahead for reservations and orders.
Mr.Natural: Multiple Locations
If you’re looking for a healthier start to your holiday season, look no further than Mr.Natural. Their vegan turkey is made from wheat protein, so everyone can be in on the tradition. They also offer a wide array of gluten-free options, including dessert! Find all their offerings and place your orders online now with pickup available on November 25.
Texan Café and Pie Shop: 207 East St, Hutto
Let the pros at Texasn Café and Pie Shop take care of the finale of your feast this Thanksgiving! Preorder one (or a couple) of over 30 kinds of pies that range from the classic to creative.Be sure to get your order in by November 20 to ensure your pie for Thanksgiving Day! To order please call them at 512-846-2885.
Smokey Mo’s BBQ: Multiple Locations
Grab your Thanksgiving dinner to-go from Smokey Mo’s BBQ this year! Get ready-to-go smoked turkey meals with all the trimmings with pecan and pumpkin pies available for purchase as well. Pre-order by calling a location nearest you or online now through November 21.
Ciclo: 98 San Jacinto Blvd.
Celebrate Thanksgiving with family and friends in Ciclo from 11 a.m.-8 p.m., complete with an expansive buffet for $135 per adult and $55 per child. This year’s feast will feature a mix of plated and family-style dishes inspired by the season – from bisques and a butternut squash salad to a brined turkey breast with apple-sage stuffing.
Colleen’s Kitchen: 1911 Aldrich St. #100
Colleen’s Kitchen will be offering a couple of options for Thanksgiving dinners to take home. Guests can choose from the Thanksgiving Farmhouse Dinner, which serves 2-3 people, or the Thanksgiving Farmhouse Feast, which serves 4-6 people and their classic Southern sides package. Both Farmhouse packages include Thanksgiving classics like herb-buttered turkey breast, gravy, green beans, and buttermilk mashers. Don’t forget your pumpkin and pecan pies, which can be added on at an additional cost. Orders can be made online at their website.
The Driskill Hotel: 604 Brazos
Celebrate the season by gathering with loved ones over The Driskill Hotel’s prix-fixe three-course Thanksgiving dinner in the grand mezzanine. From 12 p.m-8 p.m., savor the full traditional holiday feast for $40 per person, or the menu items al la carte. Seating will be on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Fairmont: 101 Red River St., Austin
The chefs at Fairmont have prepared a delectable Thanksgiving meal for you to enjoy from the comfort of your home! They will offer two family meal sizes available for pick up – a small order which serves 4 people and a large order which serves 8 people. If you would like to order additional side dishes, turkey or pie, simply contact them to order extras. Don’t forget the wine! They have six unique wines to add on to your Thanksgiving meal to ensure your meal is a success. View the full menu and place your orders online.
Goodall’s at Hotel Ella: 1900 Rio Grande St.,
Goodall’s is hosting a Thanksgiving Feast from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. The Thanksgiving buffet will feature succulent slow-roasted turkey and smoked brisket along with decadent trimmings and delectable desserts. Or let them set the table at home with a Thanksgiving meal kit to-go for two for just $150 which includes all the same holiday dishes. Make your reservations and place your orders online now until November 16 with pickup times available from 11am-4pm on Thanksgiving Day.
Second Bar + Kitchen: 3121 Palm Way, Suite 101
Located in the Archer Hotel, Second Bar + Kitchen will be offering their regular menu and a full Thanksgiving family feast for $58 per adult, $24 for children ages 6-12, and children five and under eat free. From 12 p.m.-6 p.m., dine on an array of breads, classic turkey along with other main course options and family-style sides like garlic roasted mashed potatoes, smoked ham and bacon mac & cheese, and seasonal desserts.
Stella San Jac: 310 E. 5th St., Austin; 512-792-5648
Join Stella San Jac for a family-style Thanksgiving feast full of fried turkey dining in or from the comforts of your own home. Enjoy all the fixings like mashed sweet potato with brûléed marshmallows and andouille-jalapeño brioche stuffing. Seatings are available from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. and cost $55 per adult and $28 per child. If you’re looking to celebrate at home they offer a family meal with all the same fixings that feeds four for $129 and as an added bonus, it comes with a $25 Stella San Jac gift certificate with options to add a house red or white for $30.
Trace: 200 Lavaca St., Austin; 512-542-3600
Take it easy at the W Hotel’s downtown restaurant, Trace. It’s offering a special curated three-course meal from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. for $65 a person, with dishes like Turkey, Prime Rib, Whipped Sweet Potatoes and more.
Texas Honey Ham Co.: 3736 Bee Cave Rd Suite 6
Take the day off! Let Texas Honey Ham take care of the cooking and enjoy a traditional holiday spread with honey-baked ham, roasted turkey breast, and all the fixings. Don’t forget to pick up some of the classic holiday sides like cornbread dressing, mashed potatoes, turkey gravy, chipotle-cranberry sauce, and more. Call them at 512-330-9888 place your orders!
urban an american grill: 11301 Domain Dr.
Let urban an american grill take care of you full Thanksgiving feast and enjoy dishes like shaved brussel sprout salad, roasted turkey, green beans and more! Call them before November 16 at 512-832-4197, to place your order.