Thanksgiving is fast approaching, and for many that includes the promise of a big home-cooked feast. For those too far too go home, or just generally handicapped in the kitchen, you'll be thankful to know that there are plenty of Toronto restaurants that will be serving up festive meals and some that'll even prepare a feast for your enjoyment at home.
Here where to find a Thanksgiving feast in Toronto.
Celebrate Thanksgiving on Sunday, October 11 with a prix fixe dinner menu featuring three courses for $65 per person. The menu opens with selections like warm squash salad, then offers a choice of roast turkey or halibut with sides for the table including brussels sprouts, green bean casserole, and stuffing. To finish there will be apple pie a la mode or a pumpkin and maple dessert.
Smith Bros. Steakhouse
Enjoy a festive three course dinner priced at $29 at this Scarborough steakhouse. You can expect a steaming bowl of sweet corn chowder to start, followed by roast turkey with stuffing, butternut squash, and cinnamon apple cobbler for dessert.
Served from 4pm on Monday, October 12th, look forward to a traditional Thanksgiving dinner at this O&B restaurant at Queen and Bay.
This Danforth restaurant celebrates Thanksgiving on Sunday, October 11 with its annual three-course prix fixe menu priced at $35 per person. The opening course is soup or salad, followed by roast turkey (or ricotta cranberry gnocchi for meatless eaters), and a choice of pumpkin creme brûlée or apple crumble.
Spend Canadian Thanksgiving at America, where they're offering a festive menu from October 9 to 12. The menu opens with selections like foir gras terrine ($18) or squash soup ($14), then offers a choice of a classic roast turkey feast complete with candied yams, sourdough and sausage stuffing, and gravy ($36), or honey glazed ham with brussel sprouts and celeriac choucroute ($36).
TAKE HOME TURKEY DINNERS
Order by October 8 to pick up Thanksgiving dinner catered by this smokehouse on Roncesvalles. Herb smoked turkeys are available for $12 per pound, while traditional, family style fixins include options like gravy, cranberry sauce and butter rolls ($35), potato gratin provençal or brown butter sweet potato mash ($35), sage and vidalia stuffing with wild rice, leeks, mushrooms ($35), bourbon pecan pie ($25), and more.
This take-out operation in the Junction will cater to parties of one to 20. Pre-order your own ready-to-serve roasted turkey or capon dinners complete with all the trimmings. Pies are available too.
All The Best Fine Foods
Order forms are online now to secure a thanksgiving feast from this high-end specialty food store. A prix fixe menu priced at $24.95 per person will cover all the essentials including a herb-roasted, fresh, free-range, brined Ontario turkey with apple sage stuffing and gravy, roasted brussels sprouts, squash purée, mashed potatoes, and cranberry sauce.
Advance orders are being accepted now for plant powered Thanksgiving dinners from this vegan butcher in Little Italy. Priced at $29.95, the menu features roasted vegetable and farro soup, butternut squash "steaks," cranberry pecan pilau, roasted beets, carrot and quinoa salad and a black bean brownie. Fresh and ready-to-reheat meals will be available for pick-up on Saturday, October 10, or Sunday, October 11.
What did I miss? Add more spots for Thanksgiving dinner in the comments.
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