Here’s a list of Kansas City area restaurants that are open on Thanksgiving Day, 2018 (and some places where you can pick up a Thanksgiving feast if you’d prefer to dine at home). I’ll keep adding to the list as I find more (and I know there are more), so make sure you check back. Also, if you know of any I missed, please comment below.
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Here’s the restaurant list:
Affare: Special holiday menu from Noon until 9 p.m. Cost: $54.
BC Bistro: Traditional Thanksgiving Feast and dessert bar from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (reservation required). Cost: $30 for adults; $13 for kids (5-12). They’re also offering take-out Thanksgiving dinners, whole cheesecakes, and bread pudding (order by November 18).
Bob Evans will be offering a special Thanksgiving meal for four – complete with your choice of entrée (slow-roasted turkey, meatloaf, or country fried steak) starting at $19.99.
Boston Market offers several ways to purchase a holiday meal this season. Stop in on Thanksgiving Day for the Thanksgiving Day Meal, or consider the Heat & Serve option for 12. It’s a complete meal with a whole roasted turkey, several sides, rolls and two whole pies. If you just need an item a la carte, you can get that, too. Follow the link for options and prices, and to find a location near you.
Bristol Seafood Grill: Thanksgiving buffet from 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Cost: $39 for adults; $19 for kids (12 and under).
Buca di Beppo : Available only on November 21 and 22, pick up a family style meal ($68.99 for service for three or $134.99 for five) starting at 11 a.m. The turkey dinner includes sliced white meat turkey, homestyle gravy, roasted garlic mashed potatoes, spicy Italian sausage stuffing, green beans, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie.
The Capital Grille: Offering a special Thanksgiving menu from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Cost if $42 for adults; $15 for kids.
Chaz on the Plaza: Open 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. with a four-course prix fixe menu. Price is $50 for adults; $18 for kids (12 and under).
Charlie Hoopers Bar & Grill: Open at 4 p.m. with regular menu and Thanksgiving specials.
Cracker Barrel starts serving its Traditional Thanksgiving Dinner from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Turkey Day. The meal includes turkey breast, dressing, turkey gravy, sugar-cured ham, vegetables of choice, sweet potato casserole, cranberry relish, biscuits or corn muffins, a slice of pumpkin pecan streusel pie with whipped cream, and beverage. Follow this link to online order a family meal to pickup and reheat at your own home.
Denny’s patrons can order the Turkey Dinner Pack, which consists of carved turkey breast served family-style with savory stuffing, turkey gravy and cranberry sauce, and your choice of two sides. Serves 4-5. Add a classic Pecan or Pumpkin Pie for dessert. Check your local restaurant for times and pricing.
Eddie Vs: Traditional holiday dinner or full dinner menu from 5 to 8 p.m. cost: $42 for adults: $15 for kids (14 and under).
Firehouse Subs : If you want a deal that covers more ground than Thanksgiving Day, enjoy $10 off a catering purchase of $100 or more. Valid from November 19 through November 26.
Fogo de Chao: Thanksgiving Feast from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. with The Full Churrasco Experience including traditional favorites Cost: $51.95 for adults; kids (7-12) eat for half price.
Golden Corral offers an endless bounty in its Thanksgiving buffet. Carved turkey or ham, sliced turkey, fried chicken, roast beef, meatloaf, and even steak and shrimp are featured, as well as more than a dozen side dishes – stuffing, potatoes, casseroles and corn on the cob. It’s the “Endless Buffet,” so you can plan to go back for seconds or thirds. Or order and On-the-Go holiday meal. Call your nearest restaurant for holiday hours.
Hometown Buffet: Take home their holiday feast for $89.99. The feast includes turkey, ham, dressing, macaroni and cheese, mashed potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce, dinner rolls, a pumpkin pie, and a pecan pie. You can also take home any whole pie for $8.99.
McCormick & Schmick’s serves a roasted turkey dinner with butternut squash bisque or walnut mixed greens salad, mashed potatoes and gravy, cornbread stuffing, seasoned vegetables, apple squash casserole and cranberry sauce. Dessert and cocktail service are extra.
Ryan’s: Take home their holiday feast for $89.99. The feast includes turkey, ham, dressing, macaroni and cheese, mashed potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce, dinner rolls, a pumpkin pie, and a pecan pie.
Stroud’s (Overland Park, Fairway): Offering Thanksgiving dinners to go starting at $16.99 per person (Order by November 20). Also offering a Thanksgiving buffet from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with pan fried chicken and traditional favorites. Cost is$27.99 for adults; 99 cents plus age for kids under 12.
Waffle House: Open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. You can order from the regular menu.
The Well: Thanksgiving dinner buffet from noon to 5 p.m. $24.99 for adults; $14.99 for kids (4-11).