We have so much to be thankful for, especially our restaurant heroes 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.
Aba, 1011 S. Congress Ave., Building 2, Suite 180
Enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner with a Mediterranean twist from Aba this year, complete with pumpkin hummus. The feast for two includes items like classic hummus with crudités, Village salad, black truffle orzo, crispy Brussels sprouts, beef tenderloin kebab, crispy chicken thighs with sautéed greens and butternut squash, and sticky date cake for $128.95. Orders must be placed by Sunday, November 20, at noon via Tock. Pick up from Aba on Wednesday, November 23, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Food is delivered cold with reheat instructions.
Boston Market, 4607 Braker Lane Suite 100
Pick up a Hot Thanksgiving dinner, or get it delivered. Serve these piping-hot Thanksgiving dinner favorites. Bringing a side, or rounding out the Thanksgiving meal? Grab one of their chilled, fully-cooked main dishes, sides, or pies. Order online by 11.22.
Buca di Beppo, 3612 Tudor Blvd.
Bringing family and friends together to share a delicious feast around the table is their specialty! Buca di Beppo is open on Thanksgiving day, offering a traditional Thanksgiving menu complete with roasted turkey breast and all the classic side dishes you love. Plus, your favorite Italian specialties from their a la carte menu are available as well for a true Buca celebration. Reserve your table and dine in, or pre-order your Thanksgiving Feast To Go and enjoy at home for an easy and stress-free holiday.
Ciclo, 98 San Jacinto Blvd.
Celebrate Thanksgiving with family and friends at Ciclo from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., complete with an expansive buffet for $140 per adult and $50 per child. This year’s feast will feature a mix of classic brunch dishes and buffet station—from crab cake eggs Benedict and snow crab claws to beet deviled eggs and a roasted turkey with sourdough stuffing. See the full menu here.
Eddie V’s Prime Seafood – 5th Street, 301 E 5th St.
Join them for an exquisite turkey dinner with all the traditional trimmings. You can enjoy slow-Roasted Sliced Turkey, French Green Beans with Sun-dried Tomatoes, Brioche Sage Stuffing, and much more!
Hotel Granduca Austin, 320 S Capital of Texas Hwy
Celebrate Thanksgiving at Hotel Granduca with a brunch buffet complete with courtyard views, carving stations, and more. Enjoy bottomless bubbles, beer, and wine for an added $25. $105 for adults, $45 for kids 6-11 years old, and complimentary for kids 5 years old and younger. Pricing excludes tax and gratuity.
The Loren at Lady Bird Lake, 1211 W Riverside Dr
The new South Austin hotel restaurant is hosting its first Thanksgiving with a four-course meal starting at $85 for adults and $35 for children between the ages of five to 12. Dishes include turkey, chestnut soup, stuffing, pumpkin tart, family-style sides, and a free glass of sparkling wine. There are wine pairings for $50. Reservations can be made over the phone. Hours are from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sawyer & Co., 4827 E Cesar Chavez ST
Let their Southern-inspired dinner help you celebrate Thanksgiving with all of the tasty traditions and less time in the kitchen. Pick up a reheat and eat Sawyer & Co. meal and you’ll be able to sit back and enjoy the day knowing we’ve got everything covered. Choose from Pork Tenderloin and Turkey meals and add pies, extra sides or wines chosen by their Certified Wine Educator Greg Randle. Pick up a few blocks away at their East Austin House – 3012 Gonzales St.
Second Bar + Kitchen at East Austin Hotel, 1108 E 6th St
Come celebrate Thanksgiving with Second Bar + Kitchen! All day menu to be served in addition to an a la carte features menu!
Stella San Jac, 310 E 5th St
Enjoy a pre-fixe menu of festivity, featuring all the classics with a Stella flair! Seatings are available from 11am-8pm, with reservations politely required. We offer thanksgiving menu at $60/adult and $31/child.
Summer House on Music Lane, 1101 Music Lane.
Spend the holidays at Summer House on Music Lane. Celebrate with their special three-course menu, available all day. $75 per person and $20 for kiddos (plus beverage, tax, and gratuity) Three-course pre-fixe meal. Cancellations made less than 48-hours in advance will be charged $50 per person.
Swedish Hill, 1120 W 6th St.
Plan your Thanksgiving meal with options from Swedish Hill Bakery! Place orders by 5 pm Monday, November 21st, and choose your pickup time between 9 am–6 pm on Wednesday, November 23rd.
The Carillon, 1900 University Ave.,
Thanksgiving To-Go is back! This option has been a hit for several years now and we’re excited to make Thanksgiving easier for you this year. We’ll do all the prep for all your favorite Thanksgiving dishes. All you have to do is heat and serve. their dinner for 4 ($180 +tax) includes sliced smoked turkey breast, sage and fennel cornbread stuffing and much more. You’ll be able to pick up your order Wednesday, November 23rd, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. or Thursday, November 24th, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. We look forward to celebrating Thanksgiving with you!
Tillie’s, Camp Lucy Resort, 3509 Creek Road, Dripping Springs
This Thanksgiving, enjoy a sit-down dinner in Dripping Springs at Tillie’s! Executive Chef Andy Knudson has crafted a family-style Thanksgiving dinner, featuring classic holiday dishes with Tillie’s signature American-nouveau twist. On November 24, guests can relax and celebrate from 12 noon to 5 p.m. for $95 for adults and $45 for children under 10. Wine pairings will be offered for $55. See the full menu here and book a reservation today!
The Driskill Hotel, 604 Brazos Street
Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and what’s better than a bakery-quality dessert to complete your holiday spread? The Drikill’s signature pies are now available to preorder. Austinites or out-of-towners in need of last-minute desserts to disguise as their own can order Thanksgiving pies, courtesy of Pastry Chef Kristen Groth of 1886 Café & Bakery. Sales go live on November 1 via Tock.
Trace, 200 Lavaca Street
Enjoy their Thanksgiving meal at $80 which includes first course, entree, and dessert. Add-ons are available.
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, 320 E. Second Street
Celebrate Thanksgiving with a three-course feast! Enjoy herb-roasted turkey, filet mignon, or prime bone-in ribeye accompanied by a starter, all the fixings, and dessert starting at $53 per guest. Fleming’s will be open at 11 a.m. See the full menu and reserve your table here.
Fairmont, 101 Red River Street
Enjoy a lavish Thanksgiving buffet spread with friends and family while leaving the cooking up to the Fairmont! Savor traditional holiday dishes along with special offerings like oak-smoked prime rib and an array of tempting desserts. Select from a 3 p.m. or 5 p.m. seating here.
Fresa’s, Multiple Locations
Whether it’s the whole meal, a few sides, or a homemade pie, Fresa’s has just what you need for Thanksgiving. Simply pick up, reheat, and enjoy! From turkey meals, sides, and desserts, all available items come fully cooked with reheat instructions. Order now and pick up on Wednesday, November 23, from the South First location. Find the full menu and place your order here.
Mr. Natural, Multiple Locations
If you’re looking for a healthier start to your holiday season, look no further than Mr. Natural, which will be offering a variety of gluten-free and vegan options on their menu, including pies, “turkey,” and all the sides. Find all the offerings and place your orders online now, with pickup available on November 23.
Perry’s Steakhouse, Multiple Locations
Let Perry’s handle your Thanksgiving with an individual Thanksgiving dinner for $49 per person or a family-style dinner for 4+ to-go for $139.
Ruth’s Chris Steak House, 107 West 6th Street, The Scarbrough Building
Ruth’s Chris will be open early on Thanksgiving, so you can raise a steak to togetherness—around Ruth’s table or yours. Celebrating at home? Bring Ruth’s to your at-home celebration, a feast the whole family to enjoy. Select from steak house favorites prepped in our kitchen and enjoyed at your table on your time. Learn more here.
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 pumpkin pies available for purchase as well. Preorder at the location nearest you online now.
The Carillon, 1900 University Ave.
This year, the Carillon is helping you enjoy your Thanksgiving feast at home! They’ll provide a full meal (leftovers very likely!) and warming instructions with their dinner for 4 for $160. The feast includes items like sliced roasted turkey breast, sage and fennel cornbread stuffing, green bean casserole, a pumpkin and a pecan pie, and more! Add-ons are available. Place your orders now through Thursday, November 17. Please call 512-404-3655 or fill out the online form to place your order.
Texan Cafe & Pie Shop, 207 East Street, Hutto
Let the pros at the Texan Cafe take care of the finale for your feast this Thanksgiving! Preorder one (or a couple) of 30+ kinds of pies that range from the classic to creative. Be sure to get your order in by November 19 to ensure your pie for Thanksgiving Day! To order, call 512-846-2885.
Texas Honey Ham Co., 3736 Bee Cave Road, 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 512-330-9888 to place your order.
Truluck’s Ocean’s Finest Seafood & Crab, Multiple Locations
This year, Truluck’s is giving diners the opportunity to spend more time with family and less time in the kitchen. In addition to their regular menu of delicious seafood entrées, Truluck’s will offer a traditional three-course Thanksgiving feast of turkey with everyone’s favorite sides and a selection of desserts. In addition, guests can enjoy two holiday specialty cocktails: the Holiday Nog ($15) and a Turkey Fashioned (their take on an Old-Fashioned) made with Wild Turkey bourbon, spiced orange syrup, Angostura, and orange bitters ($14.50). Reservations are recommended and can be made online at https://trulucks.com/reserve/ or via OpenTable.