Thanksgiving Planner

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

Updated: February 28, 2011

Takeout Turkey & More

Central Market Cafe

4001 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78756

Select one of their prepared meals, from traditional turkey and beef tenderloin to vegetarian acorn squash. Serves up to eight people.

Whole Foods Market

525 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78703

Order your Turkey Day dinner from the healthy, tasty selections; don't forget to grab some Tofurky for the vegetarians.


1200 W Sixth St, Austin, TX 78703

Open until 3pm on Thanksgiving, with braised duck, glazed pork tenderloin, chicken and all the traditional sides you'd expect at a classic Turkey Day meal.

Cissi's Wine Bar

1400 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704

Stop into this South Congress fave for groceries, seasonal prepared meals or opt for something festive from the catering menu.

GrapeVine Market

7938 Great Northern Blvd, Austin, TX 78757

Wheatsville Co-Op

3101 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78705

All the fixings for your eco-friendly Thanksgiving meal.

Food Heads

616 W 34th St, Austin, TX 78705

Open Restaurants

Hoover's Cooking

2002 Manor Rd, Austin, TX 78722

Have a down-home Turkey Day with the help of this soulful joint.

Green Pastures Restaurant

811 W Live Oak St, Austin, TX 78704

Reservations for the Southern luncheon buffet featuring milk punch and other traditional Southern favorites fill quickly. Call (512) 444-4747 to reserve your table.


98 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701

The scrumptuous holiday buffet ($75) runs from 11am to 8pm. Additional seating available in the ballroom (11am-5pm) for $68.

Driskill Hotel

604 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701

Enjoy a lavish holiday brunch or six course prix-fixe dinner with wine pairings. Or diners can head to the hotel's 1886 Cafe and Bakery for lunch or a traditional Thanksgiving dinner.

Hudson's on the Bend

3509 Ranch Rd 620 N, Austin, TX 78734

Reserve seatings from 11am-4pm and 6pm-9pm for signature menu items and special holiday items like their ancho-cured, pecan-smoked wild turkey. Cost is $32.

Threadgill's North

6416 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78752

Take the fam to this famed institution for turkey and dressing throughout the holiday season. Open 10:30am to 10pm on Thanksgiving.

Bakehouse Restaurant & Bar

5404 Manchaca Rd, Austin, TX 78745

For yummy turkey with all the trimmings ($14.94 adults, $6.95 kids 12 and under), let these meat specialists prepare your meal from 10am-midnight Thanksgiving.

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Austin (Century Oaks)

11600 Century Oaks Terr, Ste 100, Austin, TX 78758

Enjoy a traditional turkey dinner at this Domain favorite.

Lake Austin Spa Resort

12611 Riverbend Road, Austin, TX 78732

Treat the family (or just yourself) to a relaxing spa treatment during the day and a four-course Thanksgiving dinner that won't ruin your waistline.

Katz's Deli And Bar

618 W Sixth St, Austin, TX 78701

It never closes. Go for the traditional turkey plate, or sample something equally homey and comforting.