For students who may not be able to make it home for Thanksgiving or families who may want all the food, without all of the mess, Orlando offers a variety of restaurant options serving Thanksgiving meals for this year's celebration. The Central Florida Future compiled local places to get your grub on.
The Drunken Monkey in downtown Orlando will be having a non-vegan and vegan-friendly traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Pricing for adults is $25.99 and $19.99 for children. The three seating times include 1 p.m., 4 p.m., or 7 p.m.
Park Plaza Gardens in Winter Park will be hosting a three-course Thanksgiving meal that features a Cajun fried turkey, with an additional dessert course. Pricing for adults is $59.95 and $21.95 for children. Reservations are required.
Landry's Seafood House in Downtown Orlando is hosting a traditional turkey dinner from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. The pricing for adults is $21 and children are $10.
310 Park South and 310 Lakeside, located in Winter Park and Lake Nona respectively, open at 11 a.m. and offer a traditional turkey dinner all day served alongside their regular menu. Reservations are recommended. The dinner includes turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce, and gravy. The pricing is $20 for adults and $13 for children.
The Capital Grille near The Mall at Millenia is offering a Thanksgiving menu with a new twist on traditional favorites alongside their regular menu from noon to 9 p.m. The pricing is $36 for adults $15 for children. This includes a slow roasted turkey with brioche cheese stuffing, green beans with marcona almonds, cranberry-pear chutney, with a side of mashed potatoes to share. There will also be a dessert option of pumpkin cheesecake for an additional $10.
Mitchell's Fish Market in Winter Park will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and has a Thanksgiving menu including salads, sides, potatoes, house made gravy, a cranberry relish and a sliced herb-roasted turkey breast with stuffing as the main entree. The Thanksgiving meal is available for $27.99 for adults and $8.99 for children. The regular menu will also be available.
Ruth's Chris Steak House in Winter Park is offering a three-course Thanksgiving dinner from noon to 8 p.m. It includes over roasted turkey breast and holiday sausage and herb stuffing, homemade turkey gravy, cranberry relish. You choose between Louisiana gumbo, Caesar or steakhouse salad for starters. There are side item options (sweet potato casserole, garlic mashed potatoes or creamed spinach) and a dessert duo of pumpkin cheesecake and vanilla ice cream. Reservations are recommended. The pricing for $39.95 for adults and $12.99 for children.
Chez Vincent in Winter Park is open from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. and is offering its regular menu with special turkey entrees.
Alissa Smith is a contributing writer for the Central Florida Future.