Eat & Drink

Charlotte Restaurants Serving Up Thanksgiving Feasts

Don’t let the stress of being the hostess with the mostess get you down this holiday. Let one of these Charlotte restaurants whip up a Thanksgiving spread your family is sure to love.

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Treat yourself and the family to more laughs, more memories and a delicious Thanksgiving spread at one of these local restaurants. Feast on your favorite Thanksgiving dishes without the clean up after everyone retires from the table. Here are a few restaurants ready to serve up Thanksgiving dinner for your family.

Chima Steakhouse

Thanksgiving Hours: 12pm - 8pm

Chima Steakhouse will be serving their complete rodizio meat service menu plus traditional Thanksgiving items on Thursday and Friday. Don’t let your eyes become bigger than your stomach once you see their offerings of roasted turkey, sweet mashed potato, stuffing and more.

Cowbell Burger & Whiskey Bar

Thanksgiving Hours: 11am - 12am

Gourmet burgers and homemade whiskey infusions may not be your traditional Thanksgiving fare, but making an exception at Cowbell Burger & Whiskey Bar this year will be well worth it for your taste buds.

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Eddie V's Prime Seafood

Thanksgiving Hours: 11am-9pm

A Surf and Turf Thanksgiving? Yes please! Eddie V’s Prime Seafood has all of the traditional Thanksgiving trimmings plus a little more for the seafood lovers, $42 for adults and $15 for children. Dine "Where Even the Gravy is Served with a Side of Glamour" this holiday.

Essex Bar & Bistro

Thanksgiving Hours: 11am-8pm (last seating at 7pm)

Essex Bar & Bistro will be hosting their 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet with an Uptown feast for the family. Stack your plate with turkey, ham or prime rib served with all the fixins necessary for a traditional Turkey Day dinner. Don’t miss out on their amazing dessert selection too. Adults eat for $30 and kids feast for $15. Reserve your seat at: or 980-406-2857.


Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

Thanksgiving Hours: 11am-8pm

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar invites you to experience a three-course Thanksgiving Dinner where you can “expect a warm welcome, a delicious dinner and lifelong memories.” For $42, guests can have their Fleming’s favorites including classic Mixed Herb-Roasted Turkey Breast and Sliced Beef Tenderloin. A kid’s menu is also available for $19.

Leroy Fox Kitchen & Cocktails Cotswold /South End

Thanksgiving Hours: 11am - 12am

As mentioned in Charlotte’s Southern Fare: A Field Guide, Leroy Fox’s famous, fresh, all-natural and hormone-free Foxing Fried Chicken is a favorite among Charlotte residents. Why not make it a Thanksgiving favorite? Both Cotswold and South End locations will be open for business for the holiday, so make this Turkey Day a southern-style affair.

Also check out their sister restaurant Mortimer's Cafe & Pub open from 11am - 2am on Thanksgiving.

McCormick & Schmick's Charlotte Uptown

Thanksgiving Hours: 11:30am - 9:00pm

After the Novant Health Thanksgivings Day Parade fill up on a McCormick & Schmick's Traditional Thanksgiving. With offerings of Roasted turkey, Butternut Squash Bisque and Cornbread stuffing we’re ready for Thanksgiving to start now.

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Rí Rá Irish Pub & Restaurant

Thanksgiving Hours: 10am - 11pm

Dinner and a band. Thanksgiving at Rí Rá's offers everything you love about the Uptown Irish pub and more. They will be offering their full menu along with Thanksgiving Day specials including turkey and ham dinner specials. Stick around for a live performance by Act 2, a local band known for their mix of country, pop and rock.

Ruth's Chris Steak House Uptown

Thanksgiving Hours: 11:30am-8:30pm

Thanksgiving the a la carte way at Ruth’s Chris Steak House. $39.95 will get you a three-course Thanksgiving spread, a dessert duo and more time around the table with family. Want to bring the Ruth's Chris goodness to you? Pre-order their signature Sweet Potato Casserole or Creamed Spinach side to add a little Ruth to your meal.


Amelie's French Bakery-Noda

Thanksgiving Hours: 24 Hours

Save room for dessert, because what’s Thanksgiving without a sweet treat? Amelie's Noda location is open 24/7/365 with a selection of pastries, cakes and seasonal treats. Find a cozy nook for the family and lose yourselves in the unique and exquisite surroundings.