Best Atlanta Restaurants and Takeout Open on Thanksgiving
Overwhelmed at the thought of cooking a holiday meal? An easy solution is to leave the cooking to the pros. Here is a list of best Atlanta restaurants and takeout open on Thanksgiving, some more traditional and some more out-of-the-box. Reservations are recommended to save your spot.
Enjoy a Thanksgiving feast from noon-6 p.m. featuring classic dishes.
Taste a Thanksgiving buffet dinner with turkey, prime rib, salmon, cornbread and cranberry dressing, shrimp creole, salads, desserts and more in Midtown Atlanta at Colony Square. You can also order takeout dinners for 4-8 people.
Thanksgiving dinner will be held at the Virginia Highland and Smyrna locations. Dinners include turkey breast, pork shoulder, green bean casserole, sweet potato biscuits and more.
This three-course feast includes oysters, turkey, pumpkin risotto, stuffing, gravy, bread and pumpkin pie. Atlas and The Garden Room open at 4 p.m. on Thanksgiving.
Open from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. on Thanksgiving, they’ll be serving a special three-course menu. Enjoy turkey, filet mignon or ribeye, sides and cheesecake or carrot cake.
Open from 6-11 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day with burgers, mac & cheese, wings, fries and a Thanksgiving Place Special including turkey, gravy, stuffing, mashed potatoes and more. Pre-order a Thanksgiving meal to-go for 2-4 people starting on Nov. 5.
Their Thanksgiving buffet will be held on Thanksgiving Day from noon-3 p.m. Select from the served accompaniments and carving station.
Enjoy a meal of wagyu beef tartare, tuna and scallop ceviche, salads, Cajun chicken, steak, traditional roasted turkey, cauliflower couscous, pear tart and more on Nov. 25 from noon-8 p.m. $85 per person; $25 for kid’s menu.
Enjoy a three-course prix-fixe menu from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day with breads, bisque, turkey, ham, shrimp and grits, flank steak, pies and more. Take home an apple brined and smoked turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, spoon bread, mac and cheese, grits and more. Pick up on Nov. 24 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Celebrate Thanksgiving Day from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. at this restaurant in Vinings.
This family-style dinner includes turkey, mashed potatoes, croissants, fall salad, pumpkin pie and more from noon-6 p.m. $65 per adult; $25 for ages 6-12 and $55 for to-go meals.
Try shrimp, spinach and artichoke dip, Caesar salad, New York roast, turkey, salmon, cornbread stuffing, sweet potato soufflé, pumpkin pie and more. Pick up also available on Nov. 24 at 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; orders must be placed by 5 p.m. on Nov. 22.
Head to Ruth’s Chris Steak House for turkey breast, sausage and herb stuffing, cranberry relish, salad, dessert and more. You can also order a full Thanksgiving meal or sides.
Make reservations at The Farmhouse from noon-6 p.m. or The Hill from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. The Farmhouse is also offering a takeout meal.
Three-course prix-fixe menu with southern dishes, including old Charleston she-crab soup, fried green tomatoes, chicken livers, roasted turkey breast, pork chop, salmon and more. For dessert, choose from pumpkin caramel custard pie or chocolate pecan pie. Each of the four locations will have slight variations. Buckhead and Vinings locations have take-out specials.
The Thanksgiving Special includes turkey with all the sides and trimmings and is available all weekend from Nov. 25-28.
Get a holiday feast that feeds 6-12. Choose from turkey, ham or prime rib, with spinach artichoke dip, mashed potatoes and gravy, steamed veggies, dinner rolls, apple or pumpkin pie and more. You can also order sides a la carte.
Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving meal with turkey, gravy, mashed potatoes, sausage stuffing, green beans, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie. For 3-6 people. Orders due by 8 a.m. on Nov. 23.
This three-course to-go meal includes soup or salad, turkey, cranberry sauce, yeast rolls, gravy, four sides and apple cobbler or pumpkin pie. Place order by Nov. 15.
Two different holiday packages this year include The Complete Feast for 10-12 or Dinner Feast for 8-10 with meat, sides, rolls and dessert. Order The Complete Feast by Nov. 15 for a free pumpkin pie.
Atlanta-based Dinner A’Fare offers dinner packages delivered to your door. Get turkey breast with plum sauce, broccoli and cheddar bake, sweet potato soufflé, sour cream & chive mashed potatoes, apple raisin stuffing, cheese and potato strata and bread pudding bars. Select a delivery date when you make the order, which is based on your location.
Pick up Thanksgiving for 2-4 people with salad, rolls, turkey, chicken, dessert and more. Order by Nov. 20 and pick up on Nov. 25 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Order Holiday Packages for 4-10 people with turkey breast, gravy, sweet potato casserole, mac and cheese, green bean casserole, cornbread dressing, salad and your choice of apple or chocolate pecan pie.
Pick up meals that serve 3-14 people, or order turkey, ham, green beans, corn soufflé, cranberry relish, pies, cakes and more. Online ordering ends Nov. 22 at 2 p.m. Pick up in-store Nov. 22-25.
Their feast feeds 6-8 with turkey or ham, mashed potatoes, gravy, cornbread stuffing, cranberry sauce and more. Place order by Nov. 21 for pickup on Nov. 25.
Their Holiday Feast includes turkey, mushroom sauce, mashed potatoes, green beans, cranberry apple chutney, stuffing and baguettes for 4-20 people. Order a pumpkin or pecan tart for $18.99-$22.99.
Options feed 2-8 people, including turkey, brisket, corn bread muffins, peach cobbler, cranberry sauce, mac and cheese and more. Order by Nov. 14 for pick up on Nov. 24.
Pick from Salted Caramel Dutch Apple Pie, Caramel Pecan Pie, Pumpkin Pie, Apple Pie and more. Pick up from Vinings Jubilee, Gainesville, Alpharetta or Buckhead.
For the main dish, they will brine your turkey for an additional cost. Sides include turkey gravy, cranberry orange relish, potato puree, sage and apple dressing, vegetables, rolls and more.
Order sliced or whole turkeys, cornbread dressing, turkey gravy, biscuits or cornbread and cranberry sauce, and choose from two sides, including mac and cheese, green beans and more.
Thanksgiving items from this group will be picked up at Local Three. Offerings include a Family Feast with turkey or ham, potatoes, dressing, rolls, pies and more. You can also order items a la carte from turkey to pimento cheese to squash casserole, as well as wines from the bar. Pick up from Nov. 23-24.
Custom decorated Thanksgiving cookies include pumpkins, leaves, turkeys and more. Pick up by noon on Nov. 24.
Get dinner for 4-8 or order a la carte. Options include smoked turkey, cornbread stuffing, green bean casserole, sweet potato casserole, bourbon chocolate pecan pie and more. Order by Nov. 15 for pick up on Nov. 24 at the Summerhill location.