By Jessica Sawyer
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about that all-important Thanksgiving meal. If you already know that you’re not going to have the time (or in some cases, cooking ability!), to pull one off yourself, then you’ll be happy to know that many chain restaurants will be serving their own Thanksgiving dinners this year.
It’s a good idea to call ahead to make sure the following places are not operating under altered holiday hours, but otherwise they should have just what you’re looking for in a holiday meal.
Here are 12 chain restaurants that are serving Thanksgiving dinner this year.
1. Bob Evans
You may want to try Bob Evans’ herb-rubbed turkey and dressing dinner for yourself or go ahead and order the Slow-Roasted Turkey with dressing and sides for the whole family.
For Bob Evans’ full menu, click here.
2. Cracker Barrel
On Thursdays, Cracker Barrel offers a turkey lunch from 11am-1pm and turkey dinner from 4pm-7pm.
For Cracker Barrel’s full menu, click here.
3. Buca Di Beppo
The Thanksgiving Feast at Buca Di Beppo is made up of white turkey meat, gravy, garlic mashed potatoes, stuffing with Italian sausage, and more!
For Buca Di Beppo’s full menu, click here.
4. Marie Callender’s
Marie Callender’s has a freshly roasted turkey dinner on their menu, perfect for Thanksgiving. And don’t forget about their pies!
For Marie Callender’s full menu, click here.
5. Romano’s Macaroni Grill
Call ahead to pre-order the Thanksgiving meal to-go at Romano’s Macaroni Grill complete with turkey, gravy, sides, and dessert. You can even have it delivered!
For Romano’s Macaroni Grill’s full menu, click here.
Most Sizzlers are not only open on Thanksgiving but are offering a special Thanksgiving feast for the occasion.
For Sizzler’s full menu, click here.
7. Golden Corral
Golden Corral puts on a full Thanksgiving feast each year, with turkey, sides, and dessert. If you don’t want to dine-in, you can always do takeout.
For Golden Corral’s full menu, click here.
8. Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
They may not all be open, but the Ruth’s Chris Steakhouses that are typically offer a Thanksgiving meal option along with their regular menu.
For Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse’s full menu, click here.
Applebee’s is another one that may only have certain locations open and limited hours, so it’s best to call ahead. The ones that do open their doors should have a special Thanksgiving menu on hand.
For Applebee’s full menu, click here.
10. Ted’s Montana Grill
Ted’s Montana Grill typically has a special Thanksgiving menu available on the day of, so call ahead for reservations.
For Ted’s Montana Grill’s full menu, click here.
11. Del Frisco’s Grille
Del Frisco’s Grille will be serving up a traditional Thanksgiving dinner complete with dessert. Be sure to make a reservation!
For Del Frisco’s Grille’s full menu, click here.
12. Fleming’s Steakhouse
Fleming’s Steakhouse is offering three courses on Thanksgiving Day beginning at 11am – make sure to reserve a table!
For Fleming’s Steakhouse’s full menu, click here.