13 Restaurants To Satisfy Your Turkey Cravings
Preparing Thanksgiving dinner can easily become an expensive, time-consuming chore for some people. Thankfully, for those who are a little less than enthused about cooking an entire Thanksgiving dinner, but still want to enjoy a traditional plate of turkey and gravy, there are a handful of restaurant options available. Below is a list of thirteen restaurants with both prix-fixe buffet options and three-course meals that will leave your turkey cravings satisfied.
(Don’t forget to call ahead, as many require reservations and spaces are extremely limited.)
1. 5 Church
Located Uptown, this Contemporary American restaurant is offering a three-course menu available for $40 (adults) and $15 (kids 12 and under). The regular menu will not be available. Restaurant hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
2. The Asbury
Serving a three-course meal available for $55 (adults) and $25 (kids 6-10). Their prix-fixe menu will be available at two separate times. First seating: 12:30p-1:15p, second seating: 3pm-3:45pm. Located Uptown at 235 N Tryon St.
3. Blue Restaurant & Bar
From 10:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., Blue will be serving a Thanksgiving brunch, along with live jazz for entertainment. Brunch costs $39.95 (adults) and $14.95 (children). Located Uptown in the Hearst Tower, at 206 N College St.
5. Harperâ€™s Restaurant
Harperâ€™s Restaurant, located at 6518 Fairview Rd. in South Park, is serving Thanksgiving dinner from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m., complete with turkey, ham and prime rib with all the seasonal sides. Dinner costs $30 (adults) and $11 (kids 12 and under). View the special menu here.
8. Mimosa Grill
Located Uptown at 327 S Tryon St, Mimosa Grill is serving their famous Thanksgiving buffet from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. The dinner cost $39.95 (adults) and $14.95 (children 12 and under).
Serving a three-course Thanksgiving dinner from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. for $30 per person. Located in South End at 1714 South Blvd.
Enjoy a three-course Thanksgiving dinner at $42 (adults) and $8 (kids 8 and under). Restaurant hours: 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. Located at 1523 Elizabeth Ave.
11. Red Rocks CafĂ©
Red Rocks will be serving their annual Thanksgiving buffet at both locations. The Birkdale Village location (8712 Lindholm Dr.) will be seating tables for the buffet from 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. The South Charlotte location (4223-B Providence Rd.), however, will only be serving itâ€™s Thanksgiving buffet from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m., but will have their full menu available after 4 p.m. More information can be found here.
Enjoy Sullivanâ€™s classic Thanksgiving dinner menu at $39 per person. You can also choose from a variety of Sullivan’s A La Carte dishes instead. Located in South End at 1928 South Boulevard Suite 200.
Upstreamâ€™s Thanksgiving Buffet will last from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. and costs $44.95 (adults) and $19.95 (children). Located at 6902 Phillips Pl Ct. near South Park mall.