If you have no desire to cook this Thanksgiving, there are some Chicago spots (and not so Chicago spots) that are open Thanksgiving day to get your turkey-fix instead! Click HERE for the full list!
Applebee's: Individual Applebee's locations have the option to be open on Thanksgiving Day and may serve a Thanksgiving meal. Check your local restaurant here. Select Applebee's restaurants nationwide will be open on Thanksgiving (November 25), Christmas Eve (December 24) and Christmas Day (December 25) although hours may be reduced. Please contact your local Applebee's for specific information on holiday hours: www.applebees.com/locations as each restaurant is independently owned and operated and hours vary by location.
Boston Market: Many Boston Market restaurants will be open Thanksgiving Day with shorter hours. They also offer takeaway Thanksgiving dinner, catering, and dine-in options for a fast-turnaround or turkey emergency. See their Thanksgiving options. Checkwww.bostonmarket.com/locations for your local store.
Cafe Robey:A special Thanksgiving dinner menu will be served buffet style and includes roasted turkey and roasted cauliflower with caper pesto, roasted garlic mashed potatoes, Brussels sprouts with cranberry and pumpkin seeds, sourdough dressing, green bean casserole, green salad, turkey gravy and cranberry chutney, with pumpkin pie and sweet potato cheesecake for dessert. Tickets cost $50 and include gratuity, but not drinks.
Coco Pazzo: Guests can choose from some Italian menu items or a 3-course prix fixe menu of traditional Thanksgiving dishes, including beet salad or butternut squash soup, herb roasted turkey with traditional sides or Lake Superior whitefish with green beans and potatoes, with a choice of an apple tart or semi frozen hazelnut mousse for dessert. The special menu is priced at $65, not including tax and gratuity. Seatings are offered from 3 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Domino's Pizza: Most locations will be open Thanksgiving. Check Domino's Thanksgiving hours.
Dunkin' Donuts: Most Dunkin locations will be open on Thanksgiving. Check Dunkin' hours near you. And Dunkin' has even partnered with Doordash for Thanksgiving Day discounts on delivery orders. Dunkin' also has some Thanksgiving recipes on its website.
Joe's Stone Crab: Thanksgiving prix fix menu includes sliced turkey breast, stuffing, mashed potatoes, citrus cranberry relish, green beans, butternut squash with toasted marshmallow and pumpkin chiffon pie for dessert. Price is $64.95 for adults, $24.95 for kids 5-12. Joe's regular menu will also be available. Reservations are required, call (312) 379-5637.
Prime & Provisions:Meat lovers can enjoy carved prime rib, maple glazed ham on the bone, herb roasted turkey, smoked mustard glazed salmon and fried chicken for the table, a raw bar and all the traditional Thanksgiving sides served buffet style. Price is $79 for adults, $30 for children age 7-12.
Signature Room at the 95th: The restaurant located on top of 875 N. Michigan Avenue is offering a 3-course Thanksgiving menu accompanied by live music from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Prices are $69-85 for adults and $35 for children 4-12 years old. For reservations, call 312.787.9596