These days, more and more people are straying away from the kitchen on Thanksgiving Day and choosing to dine out. For those of you who choose to dine out, there are several restaurants in Alabama that’ll be offering a special Thanksgiving menu during special hours.
Listed below are 11 restaurants in Alabama that are looking forward to serving you this upcoming Thanksgiving Day.
1. The Bright Star - Bessemer, AL
The Bright Star, Alabama's Oldest Restaurant, is offering a delicious Thanksgiving menu this year. A few of the delicious menu options include the following: roasted turkey, dressing, giblet gravy, cranberry sauce, grilled center-cut ham, squash casserole, baked Greek-style potatoes, green beans, candied yams, lemon ice box pie, peanut butter pie, New Orleans-style bread pudding with whiskey sauce, etc. Prices: $24.95 for adults; $9.95 (chicken fingers/fries) or $10.95 (turkey & dressing/ham steak) for children. Hours: 10am-5pm. (304 19th St. North)
2. 360 Grille - Florence, AL
In addition to a fantastic view, guests at 360 Grille will get to enjoy a delicious selection of menu choices from the restaurant's Thanksgiving menu. Some of these menu choices include curried carrot bisque & apple slaw, fall salad, smoked turkey, braised short ribs, brown sugar glazed sweet potato & marshmallow, caramelized onion brioche dressing, caramel apple bread pudding, etc. Prices: Adults $50; Children 12 and under $15. Hours: 11am-3pm. (10 Hightower Place)
3. The Fairhope Inn & Restaurant - Fairhope, AL
The Thanksgiving menu at The Fairhope Inn and Restaurant includes delicious menu options such as roasted butternut squash, apple and fennel soup, roasted turkey with Conecuh sausage stuffing, cranberry sauce, bacon-wrapped pork tenderloin, whipped sweet potatoes, tiramisu, pumpkin cheesecake, etc. Prices: $40 for adults; $19 for children's menu. Hours: 11am-2pm (63 S Church St)
4. Sage Grill at The Westin - Huntsville, AL
Sage Grill, located inside The Westin, is offering a delicious brunch that includes roasted turkey, cornbread dressing, giblet gravy, cranberry sauce, turkey salad, a seafood station, amazing desserts, and so much more. Prices: Adults $36; Seniors $29; Children ages 5-11 $15; Children under 4 are FREE. Hours: 10:30am-2:30pm. (6800 Governors West, NW)
5. Galley and Garden - Birmingham, AL
This Thanksgiving, Galley and Garden is offering a three-course, fixed-price brunch menu. A few of the items on their brunch menu include the following: Mountain Song Farm squash soup, baked Bayou La Batre oysters, Gulf shrimp and stone-ground grits, herb-roasted natural turkey with country stuffing, mashed potatoes, pan-seared mangrove snapper, grilled Aspen Ridge flat-iron steak, heirloom sweet potato flan, chocolate bourbon pecan pie, etc. Price: $55 (excluding drinks, tax and gratuity). Hours: 10:30am-3:30pm. (2220 Highland Ave S)
6. Jim's Restaurant - Prattville, AL
A few of the delicious food options Jim's Restaurant is offering as part of their Thanksgiving menu includes breaded veal cutlet, golden fried chicken, baked turkey & dressing, glazed ham, buttered English peas, baked squash, turnip greens, sweet potato pie, etc. Price: $9.77 (1 meat & 3 veggies, coffee or iced tea). Hours: 10:30am-2pm. (1504 S Memorial Dr)
7. Fisher's at Orange Beach Marina - Orange Beach, AL
This Thanksgiving, Fisher's at Orange Beach Marina is offering a wide selection of menu options, which include herb-roasted all-natural turkey, roasted house-cured ham, roasted sweet potatoes with brown butter spiced pecans and house-made marshmallows, house-made bacon, oyster, tasso and cornbread dressing, green bean casserole, Momma's sausage dressing, turkey giblet gravy, cranberry sauce, cranberry walnut trifle, pumpkin pie, etc. Prices: $45 for adults; $16 for children 12 and under. Hours: 10am-4pm.
(27075 Marina Road)
8. Buttermilk Hill Restaurant and Bar - Sylacauga, AL
This year, Buttermilk Hill Restaurant and Bar's delicious Thanksgiving menu consists of roasted butternut squash bisque, mixed baby greens with candied walnuts, baked ham, oven-roasted turkey, cornbread dressing, macaroni and cheese, green beans, roasted carrots, cranberry sauce, bourbon pecan pie, pumpkin pie, etc. Prices: $35 for adults. Children's meals are priced separately. Hours: 11am-2pm. (300 E Third St)
9. Irondale Cafe - Irondale, AL
Irondale Cafe's Thanksgiving menu includes slow-roasted turkey, hickory-smoked ham, country-fried steak, fried and baked chicken, cornbread dressing, giblet gravy, cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes, macaroni and cheese, sweet potato soufflé, green beans, etc. Prices: $16.99 for adults (meat and three sides, dessert, bread, drink); $7.99 for children 12 and under (chicken tenders or turkey, two sides, dessert, bread, drink). Hours: 11am-4pm. (1906 1st Ave North)
10. Classic On Noble - Anniston, AL
Classic On Noble is a staple in the Anniston community. It's not surprising considering all of their food is absolutely delicious! This Thanksgiving, Classic On Noble is offering a full menu. For their complete menu and hours, you may contact them at (256) 237-5388. (1024 Noble St)
11. Jesse's Restaurant - Magnolia Springs, AL
On the Thanksgiving menu at Jesse's Restaurant, guests will enjoy a variety of delicious menu items such as bacon chevre deviled eggs, herb-roasted prime rib, cider-braised pork loin, Gulf shrimp and grits, honeycrisp apple cheddar casserole, bourbon pecan sweet potato smashers, bacon oyster bread pudding, pumpkin ginger cheesecake, etc. Prices: $39 for adults; $15 for children under 12. Hours: 11am-3:30pm.
(14770 Oak St)
Are you planning to enjoy your Thanksgiving meal at home this year? Or do you plan to dine out? Are there any other restaurants that can be added to this list? Let us know in the comments below!