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Places For A Thanksgiving Dine Out

We all went through it at one point. You're not the only one who totally screwed up the cranberry sauce or almost burned down the house trying to fry your turkey. The best solution for a troubled Thanksgiving feast…an open restaurant! No more waking up early to start cooking the turkey and no more breaking your back in the kitchen. Here is a partial alphabetical list of open restaurants in the Bay Area. Source: Open Table.

231 Ellsworth

231 South Ellsworth Avenue
San Mateo, CA
(650) 347-7231

Indulge in our Thanksgiving menu offering choices both traditional and contemporary. Something for everyone!

Ame Restaurant

689 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA
(415) 284-4040

Join us for Thanksgiving Day Dinner! Offering our regular menu along with a 5 course holiday inspired tasting menu.

Beach Chalet Brewery & Restaurant

1000 Great Hwy
San Francisco, CA
(415) 386-8439

Our Ocean View Thanksgiving features a delicious 3-course Traditional Turkey Dinner & other temptations such as Rack of Lamb & Grilled Atlantic Salmon.


500 Main Street #G
Napa, CA
(707) 254-9690

We'll serve a traditional four course Thanksgiving menu along with our regular menu items.

The Dead Fish

20050 San Pablo Avenue
Crockett, CA
(510) 787-3323

Enjoy a three-course, traditional Thanksgiving Dinner. Serving continuously all day and evening. Offering our full menu as well. Lots of free parking!

Esin Restaurant and Bar

750 Camino Ramon
Danville, CA
(925) 314-0974

Special 3 Course Menu, Including Cider Brined Diestel Turkey with Corn Bread-Chesnut Stuffing, Pumpkin Gnocchi, Roasted Lamb Sirloin & Esin Desserts


5100 Clayton Road # A14
Concord, CA
(925) 969-1887

Open from 11am - 8pm. Enjoy a three Course dinner with turkey, all the fixings.

Grill On the Alley

172 S Market Street
San Jose, CA
(408) 294-2244

Enjoy a special Thanksgiving Menu includes favorites such as Butternut Squash Soup, Roast Turkey Breast w/ Sourdough Stuffing and Chocolate Bread Pudding. 3-Course Fixed

Hangar Steak

1800 Bayshore Hwy
Burlingame, CA
(650) 552-3505

Celebrate this Thanksgiving with friends and family, and leave the Cooking to Hangar Steak Thanksgiving Grand Buffet.


120 Sir Francis Drake Blvd
San Anselmo, CA
(415) 457-7700

Join Insalata's for a four course traditional Thanksgiving dinner with all of your favorites. Vegetarian or salmon entrees available.

Jai Yun

680 Clay Street
San Francisco, CA
(415) 981-7438

Come to try our unique Chinese banquet for Thanksgiving. Master Chef Nei will do a special prix-fixe menu to celebrate the holiday.


201 South "B" Street
San Mateo, CA
(650) 343-1226

Come to KingFish for heritage turkeys,famous gravy and stuffing! Or order your Kingfish premade feast to be picked up at Kingfish Wednesday or Thursday!

Lake Chalet Seafood Bar & Grill

1520 Lakeside Drive
Oakland, CA
(510) 208-5253

Enjoy our Lake view, Thanksgiving features a delicious 3-course Turkey Dinner & other temptations such as Rack of Lamb & Grilled Atlantic Salmon.


5200 Mowry Avenue #M
Fremont, CA

Come to Massimo's Restaurant this Thanksgiving where we will be serving a specialty three course menu that includes Roast Turkey, Oven Roasted Sea Bass & Prime Rib of Beef


1 Miramontes Point Road
Half Moon Bay, CA
(650) 712-7055

Enjoy a four-course menu in Navio.

One Market Restaurant

1 Market Street #347
San Francisco, CA
(415) 777-5577

Featuring a three-course prix-fixe menu including traditional holiday fare.


345 Spear Street #100
San Francisco, CA
(415) 512-7400

Featuring a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner. Slow roasted turkey, apple-sausage stuffing, garlic herb mashed potatoes, fresh homemade cranberry relish, and homemade turkey gravy.

Reposado Restaurant

236 Hamilton Avenue
Palo Alto, CA
(650) 833-3151

Enjoy a four course prix fixe Thanksgiving dinner featuring Cider Brined Turkey with all the trimmings. Offering vegetarian & other entrees as well as Children's Menu.

Skates on the Bay

100 Seawall Drive
Berkeley, CA
(510) 549-1900

Featuring a traditional Thanksgiving Turkey Dinner with Housemade Trimmings. Slow-roasted Diestel free-range turkey, apple-sausage stuffing, mashed potatoes, chef's fresh vegetables, fresh cranberry relish, and turkey gravy.

Tavern at Lark Creek

234 Magnolia Avenue
Larkspur, CA
(415) 924-7766

It's not too early to make your plans for Thanksgiving Dinner with The Tavern at Lark Creek.

Urban Tavern

333 O'Farrell Street
San Francisco, CA
(415) 923-4400

Chef Colin Duggan has prepared a four-course family style feast alongside a limited a la carte menu for those looking for the traditional Urban Tavern fare.

Vin Antico

881 4th Street
San Rafael, CA
(415) 454-4492

Join Vin Antico for turkey and all the fixins', featuring organic, free range turkeys raised just for Vin Antico by Tolay Twisted Farms. They will also be serving their regular menu.

Willie Bird's Restaurant

1150 Santa Rosa Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA
(707) 542-0861

Established 1980. Willie Bird's Restaurant serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Willie Bird's offer a full menu including soups and salads, sandwiches, burgers, daily specials, steaks, seafood, and of course we feature their famous "Willie Bird Turkey" which they raise locally.

Woodside Bakery & Café

3052 Woodside Road
Woodside, CA
(650) 851-0812

Featuring a full traditional turkey dinner with all the trimmings, in addition to our full menu. Bring family & friends and dine by the fire.

Yankee Pier

378 Santana Row # 1100
San Jose, CA
(408) 244-1244

Yankee Pier, Santana Row will be serving our yearly Lobster for the Price of Turkey promotion again this year.

Zingari Ristorante

501 Post Street
San Francisco, CA
(415) 885-8850

At Zingari, enjoy a sumptuous & traditional three course Thanksgiving Dinner with seven choices in each course.

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