UPDATE: This blog was written to reflect the events from Thanksgiving 2015. If you are interested in these events this year
Thanksgiving is among us, and if you are looking for delicious food without the effort, you have to check out what these eight Arlington restaurants are offering for the holidays.
From 10 am – 2 am Thanksgiving day, enjoy Turkey and gravy with house made stuffing, mashed potatoes, sweet yams, green beans almandine, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie or pecan pie for dessert.
Price: $21.99 for adults, $11.99 kids 12 and under; kids 5 and under eat FREE
Treat yourself to R Bar & Grill prix-fix Thanksgiving menu. From 11 am to 11 pm, enjoy a slow-roasted orange & brandy turkey, apple and sage cornbread stuffing, cranberry & grand Marnier sauce, mashed potatoes, haricot verts and a pumpkin torte pie.
Price: $21.99 per person
It’s your choice—from appetizer, entrée to dessert, you get to pick at restaurant506! First pick either a crisp butter & lettuce wedge or spiced butternut squash bisque for an appetizer then pick your entrée: oven roasted turkey with cranberry and sage stuffing, giblet gravy, garlic whipped potatoes; steel head salmon with bacon lardon & leek couscous with roasted red pepper aioli; or a veal T-bone steak with wild mushroom ragout, glazed carrots and fingerling potatoes. Dessert options include 506 chocolate mousse pie OR pumpkin spice bread pudding The kids menu has two choices:chicken tender with mac n’ cheese OR grilled cheese with fruit. Kids dessert options are vanilla ice cream or bread pudding. Enjoy this meal on Thanksgiving Day from 11 am to 3 pm. Make your reservations today.
Price: $49 for adults and $14.95 for children.
The Crowne Plaza Arlington will be open from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm for their Thanksgiving-style buffet featuring made-to-order omelets, biscuits and gravy, grits and oatmeal with assorted toppings. Cereal, breakfast bread and fresh fruit will also be available. A made-to-order French toast bar will also be on site with toppings that include orange-scented maple syrup, chocolate chips, peanuts, coconut, strawberries and blueberries.
Entrees include herb roasted turkey with classic giblet gravy and cranberry sauce, white roasted salmon and carved honey glazed ham + sides.
Price: $33 for adults; $12 children
From 10 am to 4 pm Blue Mesa will be serving up their usual menu selections and Thanksgiving classics.
Price: $19.95 adults; Children 6-10 are $6.95; 5 and under FREE
Golden Corral will be offering a Thanksgiving-style buffet that will feature all the favorites including carved turkey and more. Sides include baked sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, corn on the cob, mashed potatoes and many others. Don’t forget dessert: pumpkin pie and other options will round out the dessert buffet. They will be open 10 am to 8 pm.
Cost: $12 buffet; $2.99 drinks
Enjoy your favorites including a traditional turkey and dressing meal from 6 am to 11 am. Complete with gravy, a sampling of sugar-cured ham, sweet potato casserole with pecans, cranberry relish and your choice of a country side, Cracker Barrel will fill you up this Thanksgiving. Dessert will be pumpkin pie.
Price: $11.99 adults, $6.99 children
Entrees that include a roasted turkey breast dinner, slow cooked pot roast or hickory-smoked pit ham, traditional sides and your choice of pumpkin pie or peach cobbler with vanilla ice cream for dessert. Times are 10:30 am to 9 pm.
Price: $12.99 adults, $4.29 kids menu for ages 12 and under
Bonus Fun Material: Did you already eat and want something fun to do with the family? Alley Cats Entertainment Center is open Thanksgiving Day from 3 pm until midnight. Come watch the Cowboys game on their GIANT screens!!!