Not Cooking on Thanksgiving? Restaurants Open to Serve You!

November 23, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

We have compiled a list of Austin area restaurants that are going to be open on Thanksgiving Day! While we have made every effort to ensure accuracy please contact the individual restaurant to confirm their hours and options.

Artisan Bistro (900 S. RM 620, Suite C107, Lakeway, 263-8728, www.artisanbistroaustin.com: This solid French bistro is taking orders for family meals to be picked up on Thanksgiving Day.

The Bakehouse Restaurant (5404 Manchaca Road, 443-5167, www.austinbakehouse.com: An all-you-can-eat dinner with table service. 10:30 a.m. to midnight.

Buca di Beppo (3612 Tudor Blvd., 342-8462, www.bucadibeppo.com 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Cannoli Joe’s (4715 U.S. 290 W., 892-4444, www.cannolijoes.com: Brunch and dinner buffets, with turkey and fixings alongside Italian standards. Brunch 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., dinner 3 to 7 p.m.

The Carillon (AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, 1900 University Ave., 404-3655, www.thecarillonrestaurant.com: Champagne brunch. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Carmelo’s (504 E. Fifth St. 477-7497, www.carmelosrestaurant.com: Special turkey dinner. Regular menu available. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Corazon at Castle Hill (1101 W. Fifth St. 476-0728, www.corazonatcastlehill.com: Three-course fixed-price lunch. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cru a Wine Bar (238 W. Second St., 472-9463; 11410 Century Oaks Terrace, Suite 104 in the Domain. 339-9463, www.cruawinebar.com: Three-course, fixed price dinner. Noon to 9 p.m.

European Bistro (111 E. Main St., Pflugerville, 512-835-1919, www.european-bistro.com: Four-course fixed-price menu11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Available Nov. 25-28.

Four Seasons Hotel (98 San Jacinto Blvd. 685-8300, www.fourseasons.com): Buffet. 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Hoover’s Cooking (2002 Manor Road, 479-5006; 13376 Reasearch Blvd., No. 400, 335-0300, www.hooverscooking.com): 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Hudson’s on the Bend (3509 RM 620 N., 266-1369, www.hudsonsonthebend.com: Hudson’s grill and Southwestern standards plus turkey and fixings. A la carte pricing. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m.

Hwa Yuan Asian Restaurant (11150 Research Blvd, Suite 201, 345-9866): All-day Chinese buffet. $8.95. 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Hyde Park Bar & Grill (4260 Duval St., 458-3168; 4521 Westgate Blvd., 899-2700; www.hydeparkbarandgrill.com: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Lakeway Resort and Spa (101 Lakeway Drive, 261-7323, www.lakewayresortandspa.com: Brunch buffet at the resort’s Travis Restaurant. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

La Madeleine: They open early for breakfast and will close at 2 p.m. on Thanksgiving www.lamadeleine.com

Luby’s: Thanksgiving from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Austin: 1616 E. Oltorf St.; 13817 U.S. 183 N.; 8176 N. MoPac Blvd.; 5200 Brodie Lane; 1410 E. Anderson Lane. Round Rock: 2000 Interstate 35 S. San Marcos: 200 Interstate 35 N.)

Marie Callender’s (9503 Research Blvd., Suite 400, 349-7151; 5601 Brodie Lane, Suite 1500, 899-1000, www.mariecallenders.com): All-you-can eat turkey or ham, with sides and pie, $19.99, $7.99 for 12 and younger. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Research Boulevard, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Brodie Lane.

McCormick & Schmick’s (11600 Century Oaks Terrace, Suite 100 in the Domain, 836-0500; 401 Congress Ave., 236-9600, www.mccormickandschmicks.com): Three-course turkey dinner with traditional sides and dessert. $22.95. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Domain, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. downtown.

Mirabelle (8127 Mesa Drive, 346-7900, www.mirabellerestaurant.com). Three-course, fixed-price meals. 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., for $29.95 (kids’ menu $12.95).

The Monument Cafe (500 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 512-930-9586, www.themonumentcafe.com): A la carte pricing from the regular menu. 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Omni Austin Downtown (700 San Jacinto Blvd. 476-3700, www.omnihotels.com): Brunch buffet. 11:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Red’s Porch (3508 S. Lamar Blvd., 440-7337, www.redsporch.com): Open 5 p.m. to midnight for appetizers, burgers, sandwiches and the Longhorns-Aggies game.

Renaissance Austin Hotel (9721 Arboretum Blvd., 795-6100, www.renaissancehotels.com/aussh): Brunch buffet. $48, $18 children 5-12, free for 4 and younger. 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Romeo’s (1500 Barton Springs Road, 476-1090, www.romeosrestaurants.com): Deep fried turkey and trimmings for $12.95, plus regular Italian menu. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Texas Land & Cattle (1101 S. MoPac Blvd. (Loop 1), 330-0030; three more Austin locations at www.texaslandandcattle.com): Regular steak menu, plus turkey and trimmings. Promotion: two full-sized meals plus one appetizer for $25. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

T.G.I. Friday’s (111 E. Cesar Chavez St., 478-2991, www.tgifridays.com): The Lady Bird Lake location of the chain is offering a brunch buffet with turkey, beef, ham, pastas, omelets, desserts and more. $24.95, $10.95 for children younger than 12. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Threadgill’s (6416 N. Lamar Blvd, 451-5440; 301 W. Riverside Drive, 472-9304, www.threadgills.com): Thanksgiving standards plus many of Threadgill’s chicken-fried favorites and creative vegetable sides. Turkey with cornbread dressing and two vegetables is $12.95. 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.

24 Diner (600 N. Lamar Blvd., 472-5400, www.24diner.com): Family-style dinner (two-person minimum). Highlights: Roasted turkey, ham, cornbread and baguette stuffings, five sides, dessert. $19.95 per person. Lighter plate $12.95. 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.

Urban an American Grill (11301 Domain Drive in the Westin hotel, 490-1511, www.urbanatthedomain.com): Three-course fixed-price dinner. Highlights: sweet corn bisque, sage-and-Guinness roasted turkey, prime rib, avocado tres leches cake. $55. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Wyndham Garden Hotel (3401 Interstate 35 S., 744-4841): Brunch buffet. Highlights: butternut squash soup, turkey and ham, spinach-mushroom frittata, peach bread pudding. $29.95. $12 for 12 and younger. 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

About Laura

Laura is a third generation native of Austin who grew up in Tarry Town in Central Austin. She is the owner and broker of West Austin Properties and has been selling real estate in the Austin area since 1979. Laura is married to the love of her life, Brad, and they have two grown daughters. Together, they love to explore all of the fun spots Austin has to offer.