If you’re new to Tallahassee – or just stuck without dinner plans this Thanksgiving – you’re in luck! While most restaurant venues will be closed for at least a portion of the holiday break, there are still a good number of options for those Tallahassians in need of a good meal on the holiday all about food. Lucky for us, the Tallahassee Democrat has posted a comprehensive list of all the open restaurants during this Thanksgiving holiday – as well as what they will be serving!
The below list is copied and pasted from the Tallahassee Democrat article.
A La Provence: The fine dining restaurant, known for its classic French and New American cuisines, is presenting traditional Thanksgiving fare. The spread features soup or salad; turkey, ham, lamb or fish (or a combination); vegetarian or sausage dressing; several side selections including roasted sweet potatoes, braised collard greens and a choice of dessert. The restaurant opens at 11 a.m. and the last seating is at 4 p.m. Cost: $43. 1415 Timberlane Road; 329-6870. Call for reservations.
Azu Lucy Ho’s: The restaurant will serve its regular menu of classic and contemporary Asian fare, including sushi, during a lunch buffet and dinner buffet. Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for lunch and $14.95 per person. 5-9 p.m. for dinner and $19.95 per person. 3220 Apalachee Parkway; 893-4112.
China Super Buffet: Turkey will be featured on the large Chinese buffet. Hours: 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. 2698 North Monroe St. 850-553-9292.
Cracker Barrel: Open regular hours. Also providing Heat n’ Serve holiday family meals to take home. Available for pick-up Nov. 21 – 23 (24-hour notice recommended).
Denny’s: Denny’s will be open regular hours. And some of its seasonal menu items are very Thanksgiving-friendly.
Fusion Grill Buffet: Turkey and ham along with its selection of Chinese dishes, hibachi, sushi and American fare. Hours: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Cost: $11.99. 1107 Apalachee Pkwy.; 850-999-8618.
Georgio’s: Traditional holiday fare along with a lineup of the restaurant’s popular Geek-Mediterranean dishes. Hours: 1 to 7 p.m. 2971 Apalachee Pkwy.; 850-877-3211. Reservations recommended.
Golden Corral: Open and offering a Thanksgiving Day buffet. Call your location to find out its special Thanksgiving hours.
Juicy Blue: The restaurant located inside the circular Four Points by Sheraton will be offering a prix fixe Thanksgiving menu with turkey, two sides, a drink and pie for $19.95 per person. A limited menu will also be available. Hours: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. 316 W. Tennessee St.; 422-0071.
Kacey’s Home Cooking Buffet: Menu includes turkey, ham, dressing and gravy, cranberry sauce,corn , cream corn, sweet potatoes, collard greens, green beans, cornbread, rolls, fried chicken, baked chicken, pumpkin pie, assorted cakes, cookies, brownies ,and a variety of salads. Price is $9.75 plus tax for adults; kids 2 to 7 years old $5.10 plus tax. Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 2545 North Monroe St.
Marie Livingston’s Steakhouse: You’ll find a traditional Thanksgiving dinner at the steakhouse, with ham or turkey plus gumbo or salad, sweet potato casserole, cornbread dressing, mashed potatoes, green beans and desserts for $23.95. The regular dinner menu is also available. Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 2705 Apalachee Pkwy.; 850-562-2525. Reservations recommended.
Nefetari’s Fine Cuisine & Spirits: The international menu at Nefetari’s, which includes vegan and vegetarian options, will add a Thanksgiving feast with a complimentary cranberry mimosa served with each meal. The menu will feature rosemary roasted turkey with cornbread dressing, giblet dressing and a choice of two sides. Other selections are pan-seared salmon, wild mushroom ravioli or vegan steak. Hours: noon to 8 p.m. 812 S. Macomb St.; 850-210-0548. www.nefetaris.com. Reservations encouraged.
New Times Country Buffet: The buffet will serve its usual Southern, country-style items along with turkey, ham, gravy, stuffing and traditional fare. Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Cost: $11.99. 1701 Monroe St.; 850-580-1600.
Pappas Diner: 3521 Apalachee Parkway, will be opened on Thanksgiving day from 7 a.m. -2 p.m. They will be serving Breakfast and lunch. They will also have the traditional turkey and ham dinner.
Starbucks: Open as usual, providing a place to stop for your caffeine fix on your way to see family. And, as usual, there are holiday beverages to choose from.
Ted’s Montana Grill: The Old West-style steakhouse, will offer a limited menu that includes its usual burgers, salmon and bison as well as a traditional Thanksgiving meal with turkey, dressing, two sides and a pecan apple crisp dessert. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. 1954 Village Green Way; Call for reservations at 850-561-8337.
TGI Friday’s: 3390 Capital Circle NE, open this Thanksgiving from 11 a.m. until 2 a.m. Along with normal menu, they will be serving up a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner. Thanksgiving dinner Includes turkey, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, yams topped with brown sugar & cinnamon, stuffing, gravy and a dinner Roll. (Also open Christmas Day from 11 a.m.- 2 a.m.)
Shula’s 347 Grill: Diners can savor a three-course Thanksgiving meal. Shula’s will offer two servings: at lunch, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and dinner, from 5 to 10 p.m. Cost: $35. The regular menu will also be available. 415 N. Monroe St.; 850-224-6005. Reservations recommended.
Village Inn – Hours vary, but some are open 5:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Also, pre-order pies.
Well, that covers it! Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving, from the Mattice & Mattice Real Estate family to yours!