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2012 Thanksgiving Central: Where to Pre-Order a Turkey and Where to Dine in Dallas

By Carol Shih |
Illustration by Larry Oliver

Thanksgiving is a high blood pressure holiday. Not only do people expect a pretty good meal on the table, but there’s that uncle who – every year, without fail – asks why you’re not making enough money. You don’t have time to make a Martha Stewart-perfect Thanksgiving dinner. You work. You have three kids and a gargantuan load of laundry to do. So you do what you gotta do: pre-order or eat out. Hey, this is America, Land of Convenience. Take advantage of it. No judging here. We’re just trying to make your life easier.

I’ll keep updating this list, so check back regularly. And PR folks, feel free to send me more menus.

Where to Pre-Order Your Turkey and Fixin’s

Bonnell’s Fine Texas Cuisine
Bread Winners
Cafe Lago
Cowboy Chicken
Del Frisco’s Grille
Fire Oak Grill
The Grape
Highland Park Cafeteria
Kent Rathbun Concepts
Jack’s Southern Comfort Food
La Madeleine
Lanny’s Alta Cocina Mexicana
Lockhart Smokehouse
Mimi’s Cafe
Natural Grocers
TJ’s Seafood Market

Where to Pre-Order Your Pie and Desserts

Empire Baking Co.
Emporium Pies
Tu-Lu’s Gluten Free Bakery
Urbano Cafe

Where to Eat on Thanksgiving Day: For the Non-Cooks

Bonnie Ruth’s
Canary by Gorji
Central 214
Cook Hall
Decanter Restaurant
Eden Cafe
Highland Park Cafeteria*
Hilton Dallas/Rockwall
Holy Grail Pub
Landmark Restaurant
Mimi’s Cafe*
Q de Cheval
Second Floor Bistro
T/X at Luxe Stoneleigh
Village Marquee Grill

See ya after the jump.

Bonnell’s Fine Texas Cuisine

Orders must be placed prior to 12 PM on Friday, November 16th
and picked up by 9 PM on Wednesday, November 21st

All orders will be packaged with appropriate reheating instructions.

Contact Chelsie Thornton to place your order today: 817-231-8827 or [email protected]

Grilled & Chilled Quail Legs with Spicy Buttermilk Dip………………..$24 dozen
Bacon Wrapped Shrimp stuffed with Jalapenos……………………………..$24 dozen
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail with Remoulade & Cocktail Sauce…………….$24 dozen
Jalapeno Pickled Shrimp………………………………………………………….$24 per pound
Lamb Chop Lollipops with Rosemary Dijon…………………………………..$60 dozen
Wild Boar Chops with Peach BBQ Sauce………………………………………..$48 dozen
Garlic & Herb Boursin Stuffed Mushrooms……………………………………$18 dozen
Fresh Fruit & Cheese Platter with Crackers (serves 10-15)……….$50 per platter

Grilled Asparagus with Red Pepper Garnish (serves 2)……………$13 per order
Baby Zucchini & Baby Carrots (serves 2)…………………………………..$12 per order
Assorted Grilled Squash & Eggplant (serves 2)………………………….$10 per order
Grilled Cactus (serves 2)……………………………………………………………..$8 per order
Jalapeno Creamed Spinach (serves 2)………………………………………..$10 per order
Wild Mushrooms with Truffles (serves 2)………………………………….$14 per order

Southwestern Cornbread Stuffing (serves 2-3)…………………………..$12 per order
Oyster Stuffing (serves 2-3)………………………………………………………..$12 per order
Roasted Green Chile Cheese Grits (serves 2-3)…………………………..$10 per order
Roasted Garlic and Cheddar Cheese Grits (serves 2-3)………………$10 per order
Chipotle Mashed Potatoes (serves 2-3)………………………………………$10 per order
Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes (serves 2-3)…………………………….$10 per order
Jalapeno Mac & Goat Cheese (serves 2-3)………………………………….$10 per order

Meats and Gravy
10lb Creole Smoked Turkey (serves 8-10)…………………………………$55 per turkey
10lb Deep Fried Turkey (serves 8-10)……………………………………….$55 per turkey
Whole Smoked Pork Tenderloin (serves 2)…………………………$18 per tenderloin
Whole Beef Tenderloin (serves 8-10)…………………………………$225 per tenderloin
Whole Buffalo Tenderloin (serves 8-10)……………………………$275 per tenderloin
Wild Mushroom Gravy ……………………………………………………………….$14 per pint
Jalapeno Cream Gravy…………………………………………………………………$14 per pint
Perfect Turkey Gravy with Sage…………………………………………………..$14 per pint

Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake (serves 12-14)…………………………………..$38 per cake
Caramel-Pecan Cheesecake (serves 12-14)…………………………………..$32 per cake
Key Lime Pie (serves 8-10)…………………………………………………………….$28 per pie
Flourless Chocolate Cake (serves 8-10)………………………………………..$28 per cake
Mini Desserts (available in all of the above)……………………………..$28 per dozen

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Bread Winners
Uptown | 3301 McKinney Ave. | Dallas, Texas 75204 | 214.754.4940
Park Cities | 5560 W. Lovers Lane in Inwood Village | Dallas, Texas 75209 | 214.351.3339
Plano | 4021 Preston Rd. | Plano, Texas 75093 | 972.312.9300

Holiday menu available here.


$18.99 per person

(Priced Per Person)
creamed spinach $5 | fresh green beans $5 | grilled vegetables $5
creamed corn $5 | green chile mac & cheese buttered asparagus $5
stone ground sharp cheddar grits $5
spicy apple chutney $6.99 | cranberry sauce $5.99
spinach & artichoke dip $8.99 | homemade gravy $5.99
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Cafe Lago

Order by Monday the 19th, and ready at your requested time on Wednesday, November 21.
Call 214.320.0726
“We will be closed Thanksgiving Day and the Friday afterwards. See you Saturday 11/24.”

Spicy Deviled Eggs [24 pcs] $ 18
Smoked Salmon Filled Eggs [24 pcs] 21
Smoked Salmon Platter [6] 19
Dallas Mozzarella & Tomatoes w/Basil
For 6, 12, or 18 20,36,55
Dallas Mozzarella & Orzo Salad [2lbs] 20
Savory Baked Items
The ever Famous Corn Pudding
For 4, 6, 8, 12 & 15+ 24,32,45,52,75
Spinach Quiche [10″ 8-12 portions] 22
Quiche [10″ rounds 8-12 portions] 22
Lorraine, Spinach, ABC,Crab-Artichoke 28
Grilled & Sautéed Veggies [serves 6] 22
Breads & Sweets
Pecan Balls by the dozen 5
Frosted Cranberries [l dz,or l lb] 2.5/25
Boston Cream Pie [9″] 25
Italian Cream Cake [10″] 35
Carrot Cake [10″] 32
Apricot Cake [bundt style] 21
Apple-Cranberry Pie [pecans too 9″] 15
Belgian Chocolate Cream Pie 20
Lemon or Almond Pound Cake 18
Our Famous Banana Pudding [6] 22
Scones ~ buttermilk, cranberry or
Jalapeño [1dz] 16
Corn Muffins, zesty or traditional [1 dz] 16

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Cowboy Chicken

Cowboy Chicken, the popular seven-unit Dallas-based fast casual wood fire rotisserie chicken brand, has brought back their popular holiday Wood Fire Rotisserie Turkey for a limited time. Just the way their famous wood fire rotisserie chicken is done, whole turkeys are seasoned and cooked over the same wood fire, bringing the best of the season to holiday dinner tables. This year, Cowboy Chicken is offering a Wood Fire Rotisserie Turkey Holiday Package, which feeds between eight to ten guests and features a 10-12 pound Wood Fire Rotisserie Turkey, Twice Baked Potaters™, a Wild West Side, Country Style Stuffing, 12 dinner rolls, and Southern Blackberry Cobbler, all for $84.95. Guests may order their Wood Fire Rotisserie Turkey Holiday Package at any Cowboy Chicken location between now and December 31st, 2012.

“Our Wood Fire Rotisserie Turkey offers the perfect flavor and taste of the season and paired with our sides and Southern Blackberry Cobbler makes every November and December special for our guests,” said Sean Kennedy, President of Cowboy Chicken. “Using our secret Cowboy seasoning, and cooking over a wood burning fire, you get layers of flavor. This turkey doesn’t need gravy to be delicious!”

There’s no need to wait until Thanksgiving or Christmas to enjoy your favorite bird, Cowboy Chicken’s Wood Fire Rotisserie Turkeys are available now through December 31st. However, they are so popular for Thanksgiving Day that they sell out every year! Be sure to ORDER EARLY at any Cowboy Chicken location and have yours waiting for your holiday dinner!

Cowboy Chicken also features healthy and delicious fresh salads and sandwiches, grilled skinless chicken breast and nutritious sides such as seasonal fruit, baked Sweet Potato, Green Beans, and Campfire Veggies, which can all be ordered online. Online ordering is available for lunch and dinner, take-out, home delivery and catering services.

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Del Frisco’s Grille

Executive Chef Aaron Henschen will be preparing three traditional Thanksgiving side dishes for your family to enjoy: Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Creamed Spinach, and Chipotle Three Cheese Mac & Cheese. Each side is available in three sizes that can serve one to eight people. The prices range from $7 to $8 for small sides that serve one to two people; $13 to $15 for medium sides that serve three to six people; and $20 to $22 for large sides that serve bigger parties of seven to eight people.

Stop by Del Frisco’s Grille on Thanksgiving Eve to enjoy your favorite cocktail and menu items and pick up your delicious, traditional Thanksgiving side dishes on your way out. You’ll be confident and stress-free serving your guests high-quality, chef-prepared food—without the hassle! Those interested in ordering side dishes from Del Frisco’s Grille can also call in their order and pick it up on Wednesday, November 21. For more information and to order your Thanksgiving side dishes from Del Frisco’s Grille, please call (972) 807-6152.

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Fire Oak Grill

We will be offering House Cured Smoked Salmon (Price: $50.00, Approximately 2 1/2 Pounds), Smoked Turkeys (Price: $65.00, 12-14 Pounds Each, Serves Approximately 10-12 People), Smoked Hams (Price: $50.00, Serves Approximately10-12 People), and House Cured Bacon (Price: $11.00 per pound) for Thanksgiving! All Hams and Turkeys are brined in house and smoked by Chef Eric Hunter. It is as easy as a quick phone call to Jennifer to place your order. All orders can be called in and prepaid over the phone to be picked up on Thanksgiving Eve. To pre-order, call (817) 598-0400.
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The Grape

Chef/Owner Brian C. Luscher and Chef de Cuisine Danyele McPherson of The Grape will personally cook your Thanksgiving Feast. With a full range of holiday options, The Grape is now taking orders for complete in-house smoked organic Amish turkey dinners, glazed hams, savory sides, and homemade holiday desserts.
Don’t clutter your kitchen for Thanksgiving fare, choose from a Complete Smoked Organic Turkey Dinner (serves 10-15 or 4-6 from $180-$330) with all the fixings and your choice of sides. Additionally Chef Brian is offering up Brown Sugar-Maple Glazed Hams ($75).
A la carte sides including maple whipped sweet potatoes, sour cream and chive mashed potatoes, Chef’s sausage and cornbread stuffing, sage, golden raisin and Texas shiitake bread stuffing, green beans with slivered tomatoes and almonds, The Grape’s famous mushroom soup, and creamy corn with roasted red peppers, scallions and bacon are available in small and large sizes ($10-$14).
Delectable Pumpkin Cheesecake, Old Grand Dad Pecan Pie, Caramel Apple Crisp and Pumpkin Pie ($25 each) serve 8-10 people.
Availability is limited. To place a Thanksgiving order call 214-828-1981. All orders must be placed by Saturday, November 17 and will be available for pick-up on Wednesday November 21st between 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. Located at 2808 Greenville Avenue, The Grape is open for dinner nightly at 5:30pm and Sunday Brunch. For reservations call 214-828-1981 or visit the website at Complimentary valet parking always provided.

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Highland Park Cafeteria

Roast turkey, ham, cornbread dressing, giblet gravy, cranberry sauce, baked squash, green beans, mashed potatoes, candied yams, fresh pecan pie, pumpkin pie and many other favorites are made fresh daily.

A traditional meal to serve at your home is $59.99 for 2-4 or $89.99 for 8-10 people. Please place order by Monday, November 19.

For more information and to to order online go to or call 214-324-5000.
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Kent Rathbun Concepts

Let someone else does the Thanksgiving cooking! Now that’s something to be thankful for….Don’t spend hours slaving in the kitchen when you can pick up delicious prepared dishes from Kent Rathbun Concepts for your Thanksgiving meal? This is the perfect opportunity to enjoy Chef Kent’s cooking at your own holiday table. Packages come with complete instructions and can be heated in the containers they come in. Whether you choose the traditional turkey, spiral ham or the rosemary pork loin, you’re sure to enjoy Chef’s favorite holiday dinner. Deadline for ordering is November 17 at 6 pm.

Pick up on November 21:

8100 N Dallas Parkway, Ste 115
Plano, Tx 75024
From 11 am to 4 pm

Rathbun’s Blue Plate Kitchen
$25 delivery charge
6130 Luther Ln.
Dallas, Tx 75225
From 1 pm to 4 pm

To view full the menu and purchase your order online, visit
Stress-Free Thanksgiving.

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Jack’s Southern Comfort Food

Call in catering orders. 214-821-0900.
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Mimi’s Cafe


· What – Get a high quality Mimi’s holiday meal to serve their family at home. A traditional Thanksgiving meal that serves 6-8 people for $89.99 (an average of $11.25-$14.99 per person), which is an amazing value. Mimi’s wants to do everything we can to make Thanksgiving more enjoyable and convenient for our guests!

· When – Available starting Thursday, October 25; Ends Wednesday, January 2

· Price – $89.99; serves 6-8

· Order – Call your local Mimi’s to place an order,

· Includes one 10-12 lb. whole, pre-cooked turkey, mashed potatoes, mashed sweet potatoes, cornbread stuffing, fresh steamed vegetable (carrots, broccoli), turkey gravy, cranberry relish, two Carrot Raisin Nut loaves and one whole pumpkin pie


· What – The Holiday Brunch Feast To-Go is a new holiday offering that provides a beautiful breakfast or brunch feast for guests at home or anywhere! The perfect “no cook, no hassle” solution for the holiday morning after or for easy entertaining.

· When – Available starting Thursday, October 25; Ends Wednesday, January 2

· Price – $39.99; serves 6

· Order – Call your local Mimi’s to place an order,

· Includes a six-pack of Mimi’s Famous Freshly Baked Muffins, six quiches – choice of Cheddar & Broccoli Quiche, Quiche Lorraine and Quatre Fromages Quiche, and Fresh Seasonal Fruit


· What – You take care of the turkey, Mimi’s will do the rest! The Holiday Sides To-Go are perfect for those who want to enjoy the tradition of preparing their own turkey but pick up “just the sides” from Mimi’s Cafe. Choose the “Just the Sides” Package that offers everything in Mimi’s Classic Holiday Feast except for the turkey, pumpkin pie and carrot raisin nut loaves; or the “Classic Holiday Sides” Package that offers everyone’s favorites including Mashed Potatoes, Mashed Sweet Potatoes, Stuffing and Gravy.

· When – Available starting Thursday, October 25; Ends Wednesday, January 2

· Price – Each Sides Package serves 6-8

o “JUST THE SIDES” PACKAGE – $34.99, includes mashed potatoes, mashed sweet potatoes, cornbread stuffing, fresh steamed vegetable (carrots, broccoli), turkey gravy and cranberry relish

o “CLASSIC HOLIDAY SIDES” PACKAGE – $24.99, includes mashed potatoes, mashed sweet potatoes, cornbread stuffing and turkey gravy

· Order – Call your local Mimi’s to place an order,

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La Madeleine

La Madeleine’s holiday selections will be available through Jan. 1, 2013, including:

Turkey Risotto – A sophisticated take on seasonal comfort food; creamy parmesan risotto with savoury turkey breast, green onions, tomato and sweet dried cranberries. $9.49

Turkey Cranberry Melt – The new holiday classic; succulent turkey breast, homemade mushroom stuffing, tangy cranberry relish and melted provolone cheese sandwiched between a warm cranberry roll. $7.99

Turkey Sampler Dinner – A hearty, traditional turkey dinner with all the trimmings; roasted turkey breast served with mushroom sauce, homemade mushroom stuffing, green beans almondine and cranberry relish. $9.99

Ham Sampler Dinner – A ham dinner featuring all the tastes of home; smoked, spiral-cut ham piled high with green beans almondine and sweet potatoes. $9.99

Holiday Turkey Feast – From la Madeleine’s kitchen to your holiday table; roasted turkey breast, homemade mushroom stuffing, potato gratin, green beans almondine, tangy cranberry relish, mushroom sauce, seven-grain petit rolls and choice of two seasonal desserts. Serves 8-10. $94.99

Holiday Ham Feast – A holiday favorite that is sure to satisfy; smoked, spiral-cut ham with green beans almondine, potato gratin, seven-grain petit rolls, sweet potatoes and choice of two seasonal desserts. Serves 8-10. $94.99

To place an order for la Madeleine’s turkey or ham holiday feast selections call 1-800-400-5840.

In observance of Thanksgiving, most la Madeleine cafés will close at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 22.

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Lanny’s Alta Cocina Mexicana

3405 W 7th Street
Fort Worth, TX 76107

Thanksgiving To-Go Tamales
Butternut Squash and Golden Raisin Tamale
Duck Confit and Mole Poblano Tamale

Place your order by Saturday November 17. For private events and catering please contact: Julia Stellar at 817.850.9996

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Lockhart Smokehouse

We will be smoking turkeys and hams. Plus, our savory sides will be green bean casserole and Kreuz-sausage bread pudding. We will also have pumpkin, pecan and sweet potato pies available for purchase. Click this link for more info.

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TJ’s Seafood Market

TJ’s Seafood Holiday Feast
Feeds 10-15
$525 value, only 475!

TJ’s Famous Cocktail Shrimp
Jumbo Snow Crab Claws
Home Smoked Salmon
Stone Crab Claws
Gulf Crab Fingers
E. Oysters On Half Shell

TJ’s Traditional Thanksgiving Dinner
Feeds 8-10
$325 value, only 275!

Everything but the turkey

Cocktail Shrimp Platter
Smoked Salmon Platter
Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Green Beans w/ Almonds
Crawfish & Andouille Dressing
Oyster Dressing
Seared & Seasoned Beef Tenderloin (5-7lbs)
Creamy Mustard & Horseradish

TJ’s Thanksgiving Take Out Menu

Please order by Fri Nov 16

TJ’s Holiday Party Platters
TJ’s Famous Cocktail Shrimp Platter
With lemons, red & remoulade sauce (1 sauce for small)
Jumbo (5lb)…150
Large (3lb)…90
Small (1lb),…35

Hickory & Alder Smoked Salmon Platter
With decorative cream cheese & fixings
Large svs 15-25…84
Small svs 6-10…42

Chardonnay Poached Salmon Platter
With cucumber dill sauce & lemons
3lbs, svs 6-10…80

Beef Tenderloin Sandwich Platter
Garlic & pepper rubbed tenderloin sliced thin with
cocktail rolls, creamy horseradish and mustard sauces
Large 4 doz…150
Small 2 doz…75

TJ’s Seafood Feast Platter
Shrimp, lobster tails and crab claws
with cocktail, remoulade and clarified butter
Large svs 15-25…250
Small svs 6-10…150

Caviar Platter
With grated egg whites, yolks, red onions, capers & blinis
Large svs 12-18…155,
Small svs 6-10…80
(priced with hackleback, premium caviar also avail)

New England Lobsta’ Roll Platter
Traditional lobster salad on egg bread. Sweet & succulent.
Large 4 doz…125
Small 2 doz…65

Spinach Artichoke Stuffed Mushrooms..13.00 / doz

Lump Crab Stuffed Mushrooms…………….18.00 / doz

Smoked Salmon, Dill & Caper Shrimp Dips…7.50

TJ’s Ready-To-Eat Seafood
TJ’s Famous Cocktail Shrimp……………………23.99 / lb

Gulf or East Coast Oysters………………9.99-24.99/doz
Half shell available after 4pm only (safety first!)

King Crab Legs…………………………………………..Mkt Price

Lump & Jumbo Lump Crabmeat…….27.99 – 39.99 / lb

Florida Stone Crab Claws………………………….Mkt Price

Thanksgiving Favorites
Maine Lobsters…………………………………………17.99 / lb
Live or steamed & cracked for FREE

Whole Beef Tenderloin…………………………19.99 / lb
Trimmed, seared & seasoned for FREE

Holiday Gravy………………………………………………3.99 / pt

Seafood & Andouille Gumbo…………………..5.99 / pt

Vegetables (Feed 6…16.99)
Green Beans w/ Almonds
Garlic Mashed
Almonds & Cranberry Couscous

Holiday Dressings (Feed 6)
TJ’s Famous Oyster Dressing…………………….20.00

TJ’s Crawfish & Andouille Dressing………………24.00

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Natural Grocers

“In an effort to promote naturally raised and organic free range turkeys, Natural Grocers offers great deals on fresh natural turkeys each year for Thanksgiving. Please order early to reserve you bird; many sizes sell out early. Turkeys are delivered from two of the premier natural, organic, and heritage breeders. A $5.00 deposit is required to reserve a bird; the deposit is applied to the purchase price. Turkeys are normally available for pick up by the Tuesday before Thanksgiving. Natural Grocers has 3 Dallas locations: Preston Forest, Coit and Campbell and Casa Linda Plaza.”

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Empire Baking Co.

5450 West Lovers Lane
Dallas, Texas 75209

Don’t forget to preorder your Thanksgiving Pies! We have Apple Cranberry, Pecan, and Pumpkin all handmade with a pure butter crust.
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Emporium Pies

This year, the budding entrePIEnuers at Emporium Pies are taking pre-orders for their delicious, holiday pies, the Drop-dead Gourdgeous, their scrumptious and unique spicy pumpkin pie with handmade gingerbread crust and the Drunken Nut, their signature bourbon pecan pie with a sweet shortbread cookie crust. While pre-orders are only available for the pumpkin and pecan, a limited quantity of their regular menu, including a deep dish caramel apple pie and a butterscotch meringue pie, will be available for pick up Monday the 19th through Wednesday the 20th at their shop at 314 N. Bishop Avenue in the Bishop Arts District.

You can pre-order your pies in their shop, on their website at, or over the phone at 469-206-6162.

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Contact Mike – 972-539-9534 or [email protected]

Whole Chocolate Pie, Pumpkin Pie,
Sweet Potato Pecan, Pecan Pie
$ 12.95 each

Cannoli’s – tray of 10
$ 27.50

Pecan Swirl – tray of 10
$ 30.00

Homemade Cheesecake
$ 24.95 each

Mini Flower Mounds
White chocolate mousse in a puff pastry sitting
in a pool of raspberry coulee
$ 1.95 each

Order for Thanksgiving Now!

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Tu-Lu’s Gluten Free Bakery

Sherry Lane location: 6055 Sherry Lane

West Village location: 3699 McKinney Ave, Suite 318

Pumpkin pie (courtesy of Tu-Lu’s)

Pumpkin Pie (Regular $34 or Dairy-Free $36)
Apple Pie $38 (Dairy & Egg-Free)
Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie $36 (Dairy-Free)
Unbaked Pie Shells (Dairy-Free/Egg-Free or Regular) $14

Baked Goods
Large Iced Pumpkin Loaf (Dairy-Free) $18
Large Coffee Cake Loaf $18
Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake $38
Pumpkin Roulade $22 half; $42 whole
8″ Pumpkin Cheesecake $38

Savory Items
Stuffing Mix (Dairy-Free) $18 (feeds 6-8)- includes homemade GF croutons, spice mix and recipe
Dinner Rolls $10 half dz; $16 full dz
Large Cheddar Jalapeno Cornbread pan 8″ x 8″ (feeds 6-8) $16
Spinach, Scallion & Cheddar Quiche (whole) $30
Ham, Gruyere & Tomato Quiche (whole) $30

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Urbano Cafe

Urbano Cafe and our wonderful pastry chef, Lilly Hanson (previously of Bolsa and Hotel ZaZa) will be selling some delicious gourmet pies for Thanksgiving. They are:

Pumpkin Chiffon with Gingersnap Pecan Crust
Crunch Top Apple
Buttermilk Pecan

They are $25 each and must be ordered by Nov. 17 for pickup by Wednesday, Nov. 21. People can call the restaurant at 214-823-8550 to order.

Lilly is also doing ready-to-bake bacon and chive scones — great for brunch (I saw a post on the need for great brunch options for those going to the game) 6 for $12. Same ordering scenario.

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Monday, November 19 – Thursday, November 22
The Renaissance Dallas Hotel, 2222 Stemmons Freeway
To make reservations, please call (214)-267-4815.

Asador, in the Renaissance Dallas Hotel, offers a special Thanksgiving menu November 19 – November 22 that stays true to the restaurant’s farm to fire concept while satiating Thanksgiving-lovers’ palates. Chef Brad Phillips has crafted a holiday menu that includes delicious selections for every course. The menu begins with Leney’s Pumpkin Soup with Cinnamon Cream. Main course selections include Free Range Turkey Roulade, with Wild Mushroom and Apple Stuffing as well as the Haricot Verts Cranberry Tartare. The featured dessert, a Pecan Tart with house made Vanilla Ice Cream, completes this Thanksgiving feast. Order these items Monday through Thursday as a meal for $35 or order individually for $6, $25 and $6 respectively for soup, main course or dessert. For more information or to make reservations, please call (214)-267-4815.

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Bonnie Ruth’s

Buffet style from 11:30—7:00 on Thursday, Nov. 22
By Reservation Only, call 214-383-6777
$39.95 per person adult, $12.95 Children under 12

Garlic Cheddar Grits with Low Country Shrimp
Sweet Potato Biscuits with Virginia Ham and Brandy Butter
Hot Crab and Artichoke Dip with Garlic Crostini

Soup and Salad
Harvest Pumpkin Bisque
Baby Greens with Gala Apple, Toasted Walnut and Roquefort Vinaigrette
Baby Arugula with Feta Cheese, Dried Cranberries, Toasted Pecan and Blood Orange Vinaigrette
Beaujolais Poached Pear Salad with Field Greens, Goat Cheese and Lavender Honey Vinaigrette

Carving Station
Oven Roasted Turkey and
Spiced Bourbon Glazed Ham
Cranberry Orange Relish and Traditional Turkey Gravy

Southern Style Cornbread Dressing
Sage, Wild Mushroom and Leek Bread Pudding
Green Beans with Bacon and Vidalia Onions
Mashed Potatoes with Turkey Gravy
Sweet Potatoes with Brown Sugar Butter and Pecans
Clementine-Ginger Glazed Carrots, Apples and Winter Root Vegetables
Southern Style Corn Pudding
Braised Winter Greens with Smoked Ham

Pumpkin Pie with Cinnamon Whipped Cream
Chocolate Pecan Tart
Pumpkin Spice Cake with Caramel Cream Cheese Frosting
Warm Cranberry Apple Bread Pudding

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Canary by Gorji

Thursday, November 22 – 5:00 – 9:30pm
Three Course Dinner, $30 per person plus tax & gratuity
5100 Belt Line Rd., Ste. 402
Dallas/Addison, Texas 75254
Please Call for Reservations – 972-503-7080

Field Greens
with Champagne Pomegranate Vinaigrette with Toasted Almonds

Turkey or Pork Chop
with Pomegranate Citrus Sauce, Pistachio Fig Dressing, Mashed Potatoes &

Pumpkin or Pecan Pie

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Canary by Gorji

Thursday, November 22 – 5:00 – 9:30pm
Three Course Dinner, $30 per person plus tax & gratuity
Please Call for Reservations – 972-503-7080
5100 Belt Line Rd., Ste. 402
Dallas/Addison, Texas 75254

Field Greens
with Champagne Pomegranate Vinaigrette with Toasted Almonds

Turkey or Pork Chop
with Pomegranate Citrus Sauce, Pistachio Fig Dressing, Mashed Potatoes & Vegetables

Pumpkin or Pecan Pie

Chose from the option of a $40 three-course menu with choice of a starter, main dish,two sides and a dessert, or a la carte selections, as priced. Central 214 will also offer a children’s menu.

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Central 214

Thursday, Nov. 22, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Reservations available by calling 214-443-9339
Choose from the option of a $40 three-course menu with choice of a starter, main dish,two sides and a dessert, or a la carte selections, as priced. Central 214 will also offer a children’s menu.

Scotch Egg, Fleur de Sel + Frisee $5
Baby Lettuces, Soffrito + Champagne vin $7
Tom’s Arugula, Parmesan Reggiano + Lemon $8
Delicata Squash, Fromage Blanc, Sage + Zip Code Honey $8
Baby Beets, Duck Confit + Goat Yogurt $10

Eberly Free Range Organic Turkey, Cranberry-Apple Relish $16
Slow Roast Berkshire Ham, Honey-Thyme Glaze $16
Crispy Gnocchi, Buttercup Squash, Mushrooms + Ricotta Salata $14
Windy Meadows Chicken Breast, Creamed Chard + Baby Carrots $16

Sides $6 each
Roasted Autumn Vegetables
Creamed Corn with Pickled Peppers
Jalapeno Cornbread Stuffing
Potato Gratin
Cream Cheese Grits
Green Bean Casserole
Buttercup Squash Puree
Brussels Sprout Leaves
Triple Cooked Fries

Desserts $8 each
Pecan Pie with Goat Cheese Ice Cream
Quince Bread Pudding with Cajeta
Ugly Pug Chocolate Cake with Chantilly Cream
Apple Cider Glazed Sweet Potato Donuts with Apple Butter

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Cook Hall

11:30 a.m.-8 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 22
$28 per person
Reservations can be made at or by calling 214.397.4111.
2440 Victory Park Lane

Turkey Breast with crispy leg and gravy
Sweet Potato Puree with cinnamon marshmallow
Cranberry Mostarda
Roast Beets in brown butter vinaigrette
Sausage Pecan Stuffing
Cauliflower Gratin with parmesan and thyme
Baby Arugula with lemon vinaigrette
Dessert- Pumpkin Praline Pie

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Thursday, November 22, 2012 | 12 noon – 9 pm | $35
West Village | 3699 McKinney Ave, Dallas | 214.526.9463
Shops at Legacy | 7201 Bishop Rd, Plano | 972.312.9463
Watters Creek | 842 Market St, Allen | 972.908.2532

Baby Spinach Salad -sliced pears, dried cranberries, mulling spiced pecans & warm maple dressing
Creamy Goat Cheese Polenta -roasted duck & fall mushrooms
Butternut Squash Bisque -golden raisin crema
Roasted Red & Golden Beets Salad-baby arugula, maytag blue cheese & lemon thyme vinaigrette
Fall Harvest Butternut Squash Ravioli -ricotta cheese & sage brown butter

Roasted Turkey Breast -sausage cornbread stuffing & giblet gravy
Pan Seared Scottish Salmon -basil citrus sauce
Roasted Niman Ranch Pork Loin -thyme & rosemary, cranberry apple cider demi
Grilled Beef Tenderloin -syrah reduction

Thanksgiving Style Sides
Roasted Sweet Potato Mash with Cinnamon Butter & Brown Sugar Classic Green Bean Casserole Madeira Glazed Carrots with Dried Currants & Proscuitto

Chocolate Molten Lava Cake with mascarpone whipped cream & raspberry coulis
Classic Pumpkin Pie with spiced whipped cream
Granny Smith Apple Bread Pudding with cinnamon gelato

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Decanter Restaurant

Thursday November 22nd 11am-3:00pm
Cost is $18.95

Decanter Restaurant and wine Bar is serving Buffet Brunch with Traditional,Non Traditional and Breakfast Stations,Mimosa for $5.00 make it bottomless for $10.00, Featured Buffet Menu is as follows:
Omelete Station & Breakfast Station
Traditional Turkey Station
Non-Traditional Fish,Poultry,Pasta,Green beans
Beef Carving Station
Dessert Station Pumpkin Pie- Carrot Cake

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Eden Cafe

Thanksgiving Buffet
Thursday, Nov 22, 11:30 a.m. and ending at 9:30 p.m.
Eden’s regular menu will be offered from 8:30 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. in addition to the buffet.
4416 W. Lovers Lane

To reserve, call 972-267-EDEN (3336)

Carving Station:
Traditional Roast Turkey stuffed with Cornbread Stuffing
Roast Ham with Bourbon Glaze
Fresh Cranberry Sauce

Hot Foods:
Mashed Potatoes and Turkey Giblet Gravy
Sweet Potatoes with Brown Sugar & Cinnamon
Assorted Steamed Vegetables

Tomato Basil

Cold Foods:
Assorted Sliced Fresh Fruits & Berries
Marinated Mushroom Salad
Roast Vegetables Salad with Feta
Pasta Prima Vera Salad
Assorted Cheeses Tray
Crudités and Dip
Tomato Cucumber Vinaigrette
Potato Salad
Cold Poached Salmon and Basil
Deviled Eggs

Other Assorted Salads of the Chefs Choice

Assorted Fresh Baked Homemade Desserts Including:
Pumpkin Pie, Pecan Pie, Assorted Cookies and Brownies

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Thursday, Nov. 22, 11:15 a.m. to 3 p.m., 5 to 8 p.m.
$95 per adult, $35 for children 12 and under. Excludes beverage, tax and gratuity
2121 McKinney Avenue
To reserve, call 214-922-4848

First Course (select one)
Roasted Butternut Squash/Ginger Bisque with Crispy Pheasant Tenders and Spiced Pecans
Seared Nantucket Bay Scallops on Tubetti Pasta with Confit Fennel and French Beans, in Oregon Black Truffle Cream
Crispy Cornmeal Lockhart Quail with Red Currant Rice, Roasted Brussels Sprout Leaves, Chestnuts and Smoked Bacon
Sampler of – East/South/West Thanksgiving Traditions: Chesapeake Baked Oyster with Smoked Bacon, Short Rib Tamale with Tomatillo Salsa and Dungeness Crab Cioppino with Basil Pistou

Second Course (select one)
Tangerine-Glazed Turkey with Tortilla Dressing, Whipped Potatoes, Green Beans and Salsify, Jalapeño Cranberry Relish and Pecan-Chili Gravy
Pan-Roasted Red Grouper on Root Vegetable Succotash, White and Green Asparagus/Caramelized Shallots with Maine Lobster Fondue
Mesquite-Grilled Double-Cut Australian Lamb Chop on Celery Root/Apple Purée with Glazed Carrots, Candy Stripe Beets and Brown Butter/Parsnip Popover
West Texas Mopped Beef Tenderloin on Elk Sausage/Broccoli Cheddar Casserole, Yam Pone and Jalapeño Hush Puppies

A Trio of:
Chocolate Pecan Pie Crunch Bar with Salted Cajeta Milk Jam
Pumpkin Cranberry Shooter with Graham Vanilla Whipped Cream
Buttermilk Chess Pie with Caramelized Apples and Blackberry Compote

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Adults: $35.00, Seniors: $21.50, Children: $10.95
2300 Highland Village Rd., Ste. 500
To reserve, call 972-318-0515

Thanksgiving buffet:
An assortment of Fresh Salads
Carved Roast Tenderloin
Turkey w/Giblet Gravey
Glazed Mango & Basil Ham
Salmon w/Citrus Butter
Potatoes, Fresh Vegetables, Breads
Pumpkin Pies, Pecan Pie, Chocolate Pie,
Sweet Potato Pie, Pumpkin Cheesecake

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Highland Park Cafeteria*

1200 N. Buckner Blvd.

Join Highland Park Cafeteria in celebrating all we have to be thankful for at the restaurant. HPC will be serving Thanksgiving Day (November 22) from 10:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The price is $10.99 per person.

Roast turkey, ham, cornbread dressing, giblet gravy, cranberry sauce, baked squash, green beans, mashed potatoes, candied yams, fresh pecan pie, pumpkin pie and many other favorites are made fresh daily.

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Hilton Dallas/Rockwall

Seatings at 10:30am. & 1:00pm., Thursday, Nov. 22
Adults – $39.95, Children 6 – 12 years – $14.95, Children 5 years and under – FREE
For Reservations, contact Teresa Hickok at 214-771-3700 x 5329 or [email protected]

Full Breakfast Selection Including Our Omelet Station
Münsterland Tomato Soup with Bacon
Fresh Fruit Display
Cheese Display with Crackers and Crisps
Cold Shrimp Display with Dips
Mixed Greens Salad with a Variety of Dressings and Toppings
Texas Caviar (black-eyed pea salad)
Marinated Tomato, Cucumber and Red Onion Salad

Carving Stations: Oven Roasted Turkey Breast with Gravy and Cranberry Sauce; Beef Rib Roast with Forest Mushroom Demi
Glazed Ham with Pineapple – Cherry Sauce
Seared Salmon with White Wine Cream Sauce

Garden Vegetable Medley
Sautéed Green Beans with Red Bell Peppers
Sweet Potato Casserole
Red Bliss-Herbed Boursin Cheese Mashed Potatoes
Traditional Cornbread Sage Dressing
Smoked Gouda Macaroni and Cheese
Bread Pudding with Butter Rum Sauce

Chef’s Selection of Desserts and Pastries

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Holy Grail Pub

4 courses, noon to 7 p.m.
$35 per person / $12 for kids under 12
4 course beer pairing +$15
Reservations recommended. Call 972-377-6633 or email [email protected]

Brie en croute with red wine mushrooms and Granny smith apples
Smoked Corn Chowder with chorizo and squash
Arugula salad with feta, walnuts and cranberry ginger vin
Roasted root vegetables with goat cheese dressing
Fried Turkey Breast with brown butter mashed potatoes, almond green beans and smoked porter gravy
Chili rubbed lamb chops with pumpkin seed sauce, brown sugar glazed sweet potatoes and baked endive

Pumpkin cheesecake
Raspberry chocolate cake with ganache and pecans

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Landmark Restaurant

It’s time for a classic Thanksgiving Day feast at Landmark Restaurant inside Warwick Melrose Hotel. Dine at Landmark Restaurant this Thanksgiving Day for brunch, then head over to your family’s houses for dinner! Avoiding the mess and clean-up while you’re at it.

Stop by Landmark Restaurant inside Warwick Melrose Hotel Dallas for your Thanksgiving turkey and all the trimmings. Brunch will be served from 11 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. for $55 per adult and $24 for children age 5-12. The buffet will include a hearty display of seasonable favorites such as: roasted fresh herb turkey with classic “giblet gravy” and cranberry sauce; traditional cornbread and herb stuffing; mashed sweet potato with marshmallows; Virginia baked honey glazed ham with assorted mustards and country biscuits; pumpkin, pecan, French apple and buttermilk pies; caramel pecan tarts and more. For a full menu, visit

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Thursday, Nov. 22
Please call your local Maggiano’s for more information or to make a reservation –

First Course:
• Assorted Bruschetta Plate: Tomato Bruschetta, Artichoke and Roasted Pepper Bruschetta, and Roasted Butternut Squash Bruschetta (*Not available in Carryout)

Second Course: Choice of two signature salads.
• Maggiano’s Salad
• Chopped Salad
• Italian Tossed Salad
• Caesar Salad

Third Course: Choice of two entrées. All served with Cranberry Relish.
• Traditional Roast Turkey Breast with Giblet Gravy & Focaccia Sausage Stuffing
• Country‐Style Baked Nueske Ham with Mashed Sweet Potatoes
• Parmesan-Crusted Tilapia with Sage, Lemon, and Tomatoes

Sides: Choice of two additional sides.
• Tuscan Creamed Corn
• Mashed Sweet Potatoes
• Garlic Mashed Potatoes
• Creamed Spinach
• Focaccia Sausage Stuffing

Pastas: Choice of two signature pastas.
• Taylor Street Baked Ziti
• Our Famous Rigatoni “D”®
• Spaghetti & Meatball
• Four Cheese Ravioli
• Gnocchi & Italian Sausage
• Mushroom Ravioli
• Pasta of the Day

Fourth Course: Choice of two desserts.
• Pumpkin Praline Cheesecake
• Tiramisu
• Chocolate Zuccotto Cake
• Warm Apple Crostada
• Vanilla Bean Profiteroles (*Not available in Carryout)

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Mimi’s Cafe*

Thursday, Nov. 22, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Holiday Turkey Dinner starting at 10am. Mimi’s Breakfast Menu will be available until noon. Regular Mimi’s Cafe menu will be available by request only on Thanksgiving Day.
Holiday Turkey Dinner for $15.99 (adults), $8.99 (children).

Guest Choice of Starter:

Corn Chowder, French Onion Soup, Roasted Tomato & Basil Bisque, Garden Salad, or Caesar Salad
Fresh Roasted Turkey Breast or Tender Dark Meat
Mashed Potatoes
Mashed Sweet Potatoes
Fresh Steamed Vegetables
Turkey Gravy
Cranberry Relish
Seasonal Bread Basket

Guest Choice of Dessert:
Pumpkin Pie with real whipped cream or Petite Bread Pudding

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Q de Cheval

November 22, 2012, 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
$65 for adults, $25 for kids aged 6-12, Children 5 and under eat free
InterContinental Dallas, 15201 Dallas Parkway, Addison
To reserve, call 972-386-6000

Salads and Seafood
Romaine hearts with cranberries, walnuts and blue cheese tarragon vinaigrette
Garden greens with assorted dressings and toppings
Imported cheeses and artisan antipasti
Seafood salad, large shrimp and crab claws on ice with cocktail sauce
Smoked salmon and assorted sushi

Hot Entrees
Garlic rosemary crusted prime rib and beef jus
Honey and ginger glazed country ham
Oven roasted sage rubbed turkey breast
Roasted salmon with sundried chipotle cherry compote
Sage corn bread dressing
Duo mash of sweet and russet potatoes
Winter vegetable medley

Chocolate fountain
Pumpkin pie and pecan pie
Assorted breakfast pastries, rolls and corn bread
Chocolate cake, candied carrot cake and cheesecake
Bread pudding

In addition to the above, there will also be a risotto station, an omelet station and a special children’s buffet.

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Adults: $27.95, Seniors: $16.95, Children: $10.95
3407 Long Prairie Road, Flower Mound, TX
To reserve, call 972-539-9534

Thanksgiving buffet:
Salad Bar
Roast Sirloin and Ham
Traditional Turkey and Dressing
Lasagne and Penne Pasta with
Red and Alfredo Sauce
Pecan Crusted Red Snapper
with an Orange Basil Sauce
Sweet Potatoes, Mashed Potatoes
Vegetables, Desserts and much more!

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Second Floor Bistro

Thursday, November 22 from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Three-Courses/ $49 for Adults; $20 for Children, $20 for Wine Pairings
13340 Dallas Parkway
To reserve, call (972) 450 – 2978

Executive Chef Joel A. Harloff and his culinary team have created an exciting three-course menu to delight all of your senses. Start with Butternut Squash & Apple Soup, Herb & Beet Pappardelle Pasta or Watercress & Fennel Salad. Move on to the main course with Brined Turkey Breast, Molasses & Currant Roasted Pork Steamship or Pan Seared Rainbow Trout, and guests have the choice of Huckleberry Bread Pudding or Spiced Pumpkin Cake for dessert.

And since no great meal is complete without wine, Sommelier Gina Gottlich has carefully selected palate-pleasing wines to complement each menu item, which guests can take advantage of for an additional $20.

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901 Fort Worth Ave.
To reserve, call 214-393-4141

Holiday Cocktails 8
Sweet & Spicy Rum Wassel
Maple Wood Bourbon Egg Nog

Home Made Non­Alcoholic Fun 5
Warm Spiced Cider
Fresh Lemonade
Cinnamon & Vanilla Egg Nog

Pimento Cheese Croquettes with Grilled Romaine 6 Oranges & Olives with Chiles, Mint & White Anchovies 6
Arugula with Pecan Pesto, Parmesan, Celery & Lemon 8
Byres Family Holiday Pumpkin Toast with Chicken Liver Pate & Plum Jam 9 Warm Mushrooms with Swiss Chard & Molasses 9
Roasted Oysters with Scampi Butter & Chorizo 10
Pork Jowl Bacon with Fermented Pickles, Sweet Chili’s and Mustard 11
Grilled Whole Prawns COCKTAIL STYLE with Fresh Herbs 11
Crispy Veal Sweetbreads with Oxtail Marmalade & Coffee Salt 12
Clams & Cabbage with Turnips & Ham Broth 15

Dry Rubbed Pork Spare Ribs with Mac n Cheese & Pickled Green Beans 19
Fresh Fish with Parsnip Puree, Sherry Vinegar, Kale & Creole Mustard 24
The Family Style Tradition 25
Kids Portion Available: $1 for every year of their life Choice of Meat with Family Style Sides
• • •
Pit Roasted Prime Rib Roast with Cider Vinegar, Garlic and Mint Jus Our Smoke House Ham with Dublin Dr. Pepper Red Eye Gravy Hickory Smoked Farm Turkey with Mushroom & Marjoram Gravy

All the Fixings
•Sage Cornbread & Andouille Sausage Stuffing
•Fresh Cranberry & Orange Relish
•Creamed Spinach & Leeks
•Mashed Potatoes
•Cheese Grits & Hominy Casserole

Mexican Cinnamon Apple Cobbler 7
Buttermilk & Caramel Pumpkin Pie 7
Mescal & Key Lime Meringue Pie 7

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Dinner will be served between 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day
$32 for adults and $12 for children 12 and younger.
For reservations, contact SĒR at 214-761-7479.
2201 North Stemmons Freeway

Shake up your holiday traditions with SĒR’s highly-anticipated Thanksgiving feast on Nov. 22. Patrons can enjoy SĒR’s full menu or sample traditional holiday favorites prepared with Executive Chef Anthony Van Camp’s distinctive cooking style and thrilling flavor profiles.

SĒR is located at 2201 North Stemmons Freeway inside the Hilton Anatole.

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T/X at Luxe Stoneleigh

Nov. 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
$60 for adults, $25 for children ages 6-12, Kids under 5 eat free.
Call (214) 871-7111 or visit




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Village Marquee Grill

Hours – 11-3
Price – $60 adults, 25 kids under 12
33 Highland Park Village Dallas, TX 214.522.6035

Choice of One
Carrot Pumpkin Soup
Wild Boar Sausage Stuffed Quail
Marinated Jumbo Shrimp
Bacon Cheddar Cheese Grits Smoked Tomato Butter

Choice of One
Garlic Whipped Potatoes | French Beans | Cranberry Basil Relish | Turkey Gravy Crispy Duck Breast
Roasted Baby Squash Salad
Crispy Pork Belly
Oven Roasted Turkey With Cornbread Dressing
Wood Grilled New York Strip Steak

Additional Charge
Brussels Sprouts Bacon Scallion Risotto Yellow Cauliflower Truffle Purée
French Beans Smoked Cheddar Grits Southwestern Spiced Onion Rings
Truffle Or Cajun Parmesan Fries

Texas Pecan Tart
Pumpkin Cheesecake
Banana Bread Pudding
Spiced Walnut Caramel Three Vanilla Ice Cream
Baked Apple Pie
Whisky Cider Sauce Wedding Cake Ice Cream
Sticky Buns

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