Thanksgiving Planner

Make reservations for Thanksgiving Day dinner, or host your own no-stress holiday with caterers and gourmet takeout for Turkey Day.

Updated: October 06, 2004

Catering Options

Springloaf Catering

3744 Mount Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549

Put away the pots and pans and let these pros fix turkey and trimmings for parties of 12 or more.

East Bay Catering Co

386 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610

Take a load off and let this full-service catering company cook the turkey and all the trimmings this Thanksgiving.

Open Restaurants

JDV Waterfront Hotel

10 Washington St, Oakland, CA 94607

Feast on ham, turkey, prime rib and all the trimmings at the hotel's Jack's Bistro.

Claremont Hotel Club & Spa

41 Tunnel Rd, Berkeley, CA 94705

Offers an elaborate brunch buffet for adults and for kids at Jordan's and a three-course dinner at Paragon.


1 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94607

Feast on a turkey dinner while enjoying a splendid waterfront bay view at this popular restaurant in Jack London Square.

Takeout Turkey

Whole Foods Market

3000 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705

Order a turkey dinner that serves up to eight people, or try the vegan tofurkey package.

Lucky Supermarkets

247 E. 18th St., Oakland, CA 94606

Call ahead to enjoy a fully prepared meal of turkey, prime rib or ham, and pumpkin pie and sides.