Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Meals this Holiday
Thanksgiving is a time for families and friends to join together and celebrate what it means to love and care for one another. Whether you’re joining a big family gathering or a small group of your closest friends, if you aren’t looking to stay in and cook this year, there are still plenty of home cooked meal options available!
If you live in the Franklin, Tennessee area and beyond, we have the perfect dining list for you!
Here are some restaurants in the area offering Thanksgiving meals this season:
- Saint Stephen
- Delrisco’s Grille
- Buca di Beppo
- Hattie Jane’s Creamery
- Mere Bulles
- Barbara’s Home Cooking
- Butchertown Hall
- Cool Cafe
Saint Stephen, a Nashville Modern American restaurant will be offering both traditional and non-traditional Thanksgiving fare this season! Two time James Beard Award Winning Chef
RJ Cooper and his team at Saint Stephen will be open on Thanksgiving Day for reservations only.
The culinary team has created a unique, specialty four course menu, that can be found HERE on their website. Reservations for Thanksgiving Day can be made HERE, as well as other reservation options such as regular dining or secret society tasting counter reservations for days outside of Thanksgiving.
A recent addition to the Brentwood, Tennessee restaurant landscape, Del Frisco’s Grille is an all American bar and grill in the area! Del Frisco’s Grille elevates any night out with hand-crafted cocktails and a refreshing, modern menu that draws inspiration from bold flavors and fresh ingredients.
Offering a traditional three-course turkey dinner with all the trimmings, Del Frisco’s Grille will be open this coming Thanksgiving. Their day of menu will also feature limited regular menu items if you have a picky little one tagging along with you. To order online visit the website HERE.
Family Thanksgiving packs (serving 10-12 people) include:
- Butternut Squash Bisque
- Herb and Butter Roasted Turkey Breast
- Brown Pan Gravy
- Hand Mashed Potatoes
- Sweet Potato Casserole
- Apple Sage Sausage Stuffing
- Buttered Green Beans
- Cranberry Sauce
- Pumpkin Cheesecake
Must pre-order Family Packs and Large Sides by November 23rd.
Sperry’s, a local Steak House that opened its doors in 1974, has seen quite some growth since then! Connecting the dots between Old English heritage and the Old South, Sperry’s is offering a warm, and comforting ambiance this Thanksgiving season. Sperry’s kitchens make use of heavily aged marbled Western beef, the finest fresh seafood available, premium dairy products, oils and spices. Sperry’s has two locations, Franklin and Nashville.
This delicious local favorite is open for thanksgiving pre-orders as well as a sit down dinner experience on Thanksgiving Day. For more information on the menu and costs for Thanksgiving meals, visit their website HERE.
Buca di Beppo, a classic Italian restaurant in the area, is also serving traditional Thanksgiving favorites this season! Spend less time cooking and more time celebrating with a Traditional Thanksgiving Feast that includes some of your favorite classic Italian dishes! Bring home a Thanksgiving Feast and all the fixings, like sliced white meat turkey, roasted garlic mashed potatoes, homestyle gravy, stuffing, green beans, pumpkin pie and more.
Buca di Beppo is now accepting pre-orders for pick up or curbside. For pre-orders or more information about pricing, visit their website HERE.
Located in downtown Franklin, Tennessee, Puckett’s roots stretch way back to the 1950’s. Boasting authentic comfort food classics, like the meat & 3 specials and their famous slow-smoked BBQ, Puckett’s provides guests with a laid-back and down home atmosphere you won’t want to miss.
Currently accepting Thanksgiving pre-orders through Saturday, November 20, Puckett’s traditional Thanksgiving fixins will be available for pickup during the following times:
- Monday, Nov. 22 through Wednesday, Nov. 24 from 8 – 11am or 4pm – 8pm
- Thursday, Nov. 25th 7am – 9am by appointment only with limited availability
Puckett’s is also inviting folks to give thanks with their family this Thanksgiving in person! The downtown Franklin location will be open Thanksgiving Day from 11 a.m. till 4 p.m. for a family-style meal.
PLEASE NOTE: all togo items come chilled. Items are fully cooked, but must be heated up in your home oven. Instructions will be included with your order or feel free to download those HERE.
Visit www.amarshallhospitality.com/thanksgiving-2021 for more details about ordering and pick up. Puckett’s Americana Taphouse will also be open Thanksgiving Day from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Hattie Jane’s Creamery is a small-batch creamery and scoop shop born and raised in Tennessee. Featuring modern takes on Southern traditions such as Nana Puddin’, Brown Butter Pecan, Goo Goo & Jack, and dairy-free Strawberry Jam, Hattie Jane’s is the perfect place to order your Thanksgiving desserts this holiday season. Hattie Jane’s Creamery is currently accepting pre-orders for Ice Cream Pies.
Indulge your sweet tooth by choosing any current ice cream flavor to top the homemade pie crust. With traditional Thanksgiving Flavor options such as Sweet Potato Pie or Pink Cornbread & Sorghum ice cream, spice up your holiday desserts this season. At $30 each, email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and to place an order.
After Thanksgiving Sales
On Small Business Saturday, Hattie Jane’s will also be offering a 10% discount for anyone who shows a receipt from a small business. Following that, on Cyber Monday ice cream lovers can take advantage of 15% off pints and 25% off merch.
Running Black Friday till Christmas Eve, anyone purchasing a Hattie Jane’s gift card of up to $100 will receive a 20% bonus, and a Marshall Hospitality gift card specials run from Black Friday to New Year’s Eve and include the following steals:
- Buy $100 in gift cards, get a $20 bonus card
- Buy $250 in gift cards, get a $50 bonus card
- Buy $500 in gift cards, get a $125 bonus card
- Buy $1,000 in gift cards, get a $300 bonus card
Mere Bulles, a local favorite, is conveniently located in Brentwood in the Maryland Farms area which is just off of I-65 between Nashville and historic Franklin. Offering Thanksgiving Dinner Classics with reservations recommended from 11am to 6pm, Mere Bulles meals come at $55 per Adult and $20 per child.
For Dine Out options, menu items will be individually priced, and each portion sizes can feed four to seven people. Highlights from Mere Bulles Thanksgiving Day Feast will include the Waldorf salad, caramelized onion mashed potatoes, Charleston She-Crab bisque, bourbon pecan pie, and pre-sliced oven-roasted turkey or slow-roasted Angus prime rib.
The deadline to order your Thanksgiving meal is Wednesday, November 18, and pickup can be either Tuesday, November 24, or Wednesday, November 25. Pre-order by calling (615) 467-1945.
Located just outside Franklin, closer to Nashville, TN resides a local plant-based restaurant favorite, AVO! For a more relaxing, non-traditional Thanksgiving meal, AVO is providing plant-based alternative Thanksgiving Packages.
Starting at $39.99 for two, these packages include a seitan-based holiday roast with white bean and herbs, roasted garlic whipped potatoes, cremini mushroom gravy, green beans with crispy shallots, cranberry-orange sauce, and a house-made pumpkin pie. Prepared to feed two to eight servings, meal packages come pre-cooked but will need reheating.
Order online by 8 p.m. on Sunday, November 22. Pickup is available from Wednesday, November 25 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
If you’re looking for that home style cooking without the mess in your own kitchen, Barbara’s Home Cooking is the place to be for your Thanksgiving this year! For an authentic Southern home-cooked Thanksgiving, Barbara’s Home Cooking’s Thanksgiving entrées will feature classics such as turkey breast, beef tenderloin, pork tenderloin and ham, as well as sides such as cornbread dressing, green beans, sweet potato casserole and cinnamon apples.
To see pricing and the full menu, you can view the order form HERE.
This Thanksgiving Season, Germantown’s Butchertown Hall takes the pressure off this upcoming holiday with an authentic “home cooked” to-go special. Featuring smoked turkey breast for $20 per pound (cranberry sauce included), wild mushroom stuffing for $13 per quart, and mac and cheese for $14 per quart, you and your friends and family can sit back, relax and enjoy this Thanksgiving season.
Orders must be emailed at least 24 hours in advance of Thanksgiving to email@example.com. Pickup is Thursday, November 26, from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Located at the edge of Franklin, TN, the Cool Cafe has everything you need for this season’s Thanksgiving dinner and more. With a holiday menu full of authentic, classic offerings, you can rest assured your Thanksgiving meal will hit the spot.
Featuring dishes such as baked sweet potatoes, fried corn, and mac and cheese to deviled eggs, baked ham, and banana pudding, you can delight your Thanksgiving guest’s taste buds this season with the Cool Cafe. Whether you opt for a whole 12- to 15-pound pre-ordered turkey, or a small portion, you can view the entire Thanksgiving menu HERE.
Thanksgiving orders must be in by Friday, November 20. Please pre-order by calling (615) 599-0338. Pickups are on Wednesday, November 25.
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