Waves in St. Clair Shores A buffet spread will be available noon to 6 p.m.on Thanksgiving Day for $19.95 for adults and $8.95 for children 5 to 10 years old. Children under 4 years old are free. Offerings will include a Michigan salad, apple cranberry relish, a vegetable medley, roasted sweet potatoes, garlic mashed potatoes, shrimp and crab alfredo, herb crusted cod, sautéed pork medallions, roasted turkey, macaroni and cheese, prime rib, and an array of desserts including pumpkin pie, apple cobbler, cheesecake and brownies.
Rugby Grille in Birmingham Visit one of Michigan's premier restaurants on Thanksgiving for dishes like White truffle infused polenta, roasted butternut squash soup, smoked duck breast with maple creme fraiche, and traditional roast turkey with chestnut and brioche stuffing, cranberry compote, potato puree, and fresh vegetables. Desserts include pumpkin cheesecake with Oreo crust poached pear. Space is limited so call early for reservations.
Gino's Surf Gino's Thanksgiving Day buffet is open noon to 6 p.m. on the big day. The price is $20.95 for adults/$10.95 for kids 4-10 years old for a spread that would make anyone envious. The buffet includes: roasted Tom turkey, homemade stuffing, roast sirloin of beef, pasta with meat sauce, steamed mussels, candied yams, mashed potatoes, vegetable medley, redskin potatoes, chicken strips, cranberry sauce, and a large salad table. For dessert, there is pumpkin and apple pie, and from noon to 2 p.m. there are also breakfast items, including an omelet station. Reservations are required.
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WASHINGTON White House holiday buffet (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)(Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) If you're willing to travel (and what's better than a Thanksgiving drive?), a Victorian Thanksgiving dinner can be yours. This restaurant offers a four course meal on Thanksgiving that includes soup, salad, an entrée and dessert. Entrees choices include: Cider-brined roasted turkey, roasted pork shank, native trout, or sage risotto. The meal is $32 per person, $15 for children 8-12, and free for 7 and under.
Lily's Seafood This Thanksgiving Day buffet includes southern style deep-fried turkey with oyster cornbread stuffing, honey cured ham, hickory smoked salmon, salad, garlic mashed potatoes, seasoned autumn vegetables, wild mushroom gravy, homemade cranberry sauce, and desserts. It’s $22.99 per person, 10.99 for children under 12, and free for 5 and under.
Royal Park in Rochester The 2011 buffet offers an Indian wild rice and green lentil salad, mixed organic field greens and a selection of European and domestic cheeses. The seafood display has sliced smoked salmon, dill cured Norwegian gravy, and smoked whitefish. Their carving station has roast prime rib, traditional herb roasted turkey, maple glazed Atlantic salmon, Brussels sprouts, sweet potatoes, and a green bean casserole. They also have a wide selection of desserts, including truffles, mini crème Brulee, pumpkin cheesecake, and chocolate dipped strawberries. It’s $45 for adults, $25 for children 5-12, and free for children 4 and under.
Buca Di Beppo With locations in Livonia and Utica, Buca Di Beppo offers a Thanksgiving feast with an Italian twist. Carry out dinners starting at $39.99 for three people. The dinner includes white meat turkey served over homemade spicy
Co founder and president of Function Drinks Dr. Alex Hughes attends Function Drinks, Whole Foods Market,and Equinox event "Function: Well. 30 TIPS for 30 DAYS" (Photo by Joe Kohen/Getty Images for Function Drinks)(Photo by Joe Kohen/Getty Images for Function Drinks) Ann Arbor, Cranbrook, Rochester Hills, Troy and West Bloomfield -- Whole Food Markets offer an extensive menu of catered-dinner packages, including turkey and the trimmings. The traditional dinner that served six-to-eight people is $99.
J Baldwin's J. Baldwin's offers Thanksgiving cooking classes for do-it-yourselfers, as well as a traditional turkey feast to go for eight to 10 people for $185.
Holiday Market A dinner for four that includes a 10-12 pound Amish turkey, two pounds of maple glazed yams, two pounds of mashed potatoes, two pounds of cornbread stuffing, a pint of gravy, garlic green beans, cherry salad, cranberry chutney, and a 10-inch pumpkin or apple pie is $159. Dinner for eight is $279.
CHICAGO - NOVEMBER 21: Trays of pre-Thanksgiving meals await delivery to hungry guests' tables (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)(Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images) Spread throughout metro Detroit, Kroger stores let you order exactly what you want and take it to go. Go to the deli counter to get prices for exactly what you want.
Zehnder's in Frankenmuth Think Zehnder's only knows chicken? Think again. Zehnder's Restaurant offers a Thanksgiving dinner to go, including a 20-pound turkey or ham and traditional Zehnder's trimmings including mashed potatoes and stuffing. It serves eight to 10 people for $159. (Order by 11/22)
Boston Market Throughout metro Detroit, Boston Market offers heat-and-serve Thanksgiving packages from $54.99 for one that serves six to $89.99 for one that serves 12. Package choices include whole turkey, spiral-sliced ham or boneless breast of turkey, as well as various side options and dessert.
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Shoppers view items from the Cracker Barrel (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images for Cracker Barrel)(Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images for Cracker Barrel) Throughout metro Detroit, Cracker Barrel offers Thanksgiving to-go, which includes a turkey breast and all the trimmings. $49.99. One of the best parts? You just have to order 48 hours ahead.
Honeybaked Ham With locations throughout metro Detroit -- Honeybaked Ham Company offers Thanksgiving Dinner for just $59.95.