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Thanksgiving Meals in Nashville

This Thanksgiving, we're thankful for the host of local restaurants offering dine-in and carry-out options. Be it brunch or dinner, leave the cooking to these able hands and spend time with friends and family, instead.

Written By:  Anna Kate Read

Photographers:  The Tennessean

Photo by Angelina Hobbs



• Join Adele’s for a delightful Thanksgiving Day buffet, complete with Chef Waxman’s version of traditional holiday favorites, including braised turkey, sweet potato casserole, mac and cheese, and more.
Hours: 12 - 7:30 p.m.
Price: $48 for adults; $18 for children (5-12); free for 4 and under
1210 McGavock St, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-988-9700

Capitol Grille

• Celebrate this season of Thanksgiving with the gift of fine dining at Capitol Grille and The Hermitage Hotel! Enjoy a family-style brunch served in the lobby, cocktails in the Oak Bar, and dinner at Capitol Grille, featuring butternut squash bisque, smoked salmon, a traditional turkey dinner, molasses glazed ranch ham, slow-roasted Double H prime rib, fried apple pie, pumpkin pie, and more.
Brunch Hours: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Dinner Hours: 5 - 8 p.m.
Brunch Price: $69.50 for adults; $24.50 for children 6-12; free for 5 and under
Dinner Price: $67.50 for adults; $27.50 for children 6-12; free for 5 and under
The Hermitage Hotel, 231 6th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37219 | 615-345-7116


• The Grand Tradition will take place in the grand atrium lobby, featuring live music and a family-style feast, featuring roasted turkey, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, Brussels sprouts and collard greens, cranberry relish, and a dessert buffet.
Hours: 12 and 2:30 p.m.
Price: $75 per person
Union Station Hotel, 1001 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-726-1001

Chauhan Ale & Masala House

• In addition to their regular menu, Chauhan will offer a Thanksgiving Thali, consisting of turkey or paneer with vegetable pulao, green bean coconut poriyal, corn channa daal, cranberry panch puran chutney, chestnut naan, sweet potato raita, papadum, and pickle and pumpkin spice bread pudding.
Hours: 12 - 8 p.m.
Price: $28 per person
123 12th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-242-8426

Del Frisco’s Grille

• Del Frisco’s Grille celebrates Thanksgiving with a three-course prix fixe menu, including sliced roast turkey with green beans, sweet potatoes, sage apple sausage stuffing, and cranberry sauce. Reservations are recommended as seating is limited. Reserve a table or book a private dining room and invite the whole family.
Hours: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Price: $39 per person
1201 Demonbreun St, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-742-5503

Gaylord Springs Golf Links

• This Thanksgiving, treat your loved ones to a delicious buffet prepared by Gaylord’s award-winning chefs with seasonally-inspired favorites, including braised short ribs, pecan-crusted salmon, roasted turkey breast, and more. Plus, enjoy sweeping views of the golf course.
Hours: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Price: $44.26 for adults; $36.87 for seniors 65+; $19.16 for children 5-12; free for 4 and under
18 Springhouse Ln, Nashville, TN 37214 | 615-458-1730

Gray & Dudley

• In true Nashville style, chef Levon Wallace is preparing a Meat & Three menu featuring all of your Thanksgiving favorites, plus a few mouthwatering twists on traditional fare. The hardest decision you’ll have to make will be choosing the citrus-brined heritage turkey breast, braised leg and sage gravy, or the grass-fed beef roast with garlic, thyme, and sea salt.
Hours: 2 - 8 p.m.
Price: $25 - $55 for adults, $15 for children
21c Museum Hotel, 221 2nd Ave. North Nashville, TN, 37201 | 615-610-6460

Headquarters Beercade

• Headquarters Beercade Nashville is giving thanks for some of the blessings closest to the nostalgic beercade’s heart—quality craft beer and their loyal guests—by offering a complimentary Dranksgiving holiday spread that kicks off at 8 p.m. Food will be available until supplies last, so coming early to load up plates with Chef’s interpretation of traditional Thanksgiving dishes is highly recommended. HQ puts the “dranks” in Dranksgiving by offering 50% off the entire drink list all night long.
Hours: 8 p.m. - close
Price: Free
114 2nd Ave S, Nashville, TN 37201 | 615-784-3494


• James Beard Award-winning chef RJ Cooper will prepare a special prix fixe menu, consisting of two individually-served first and second courses, followed by a family-style turkey entrée and finished with a dessert. Children may enjoy a three-course menu designed in collaboration with Chef’s twin daughters.
Hours: 12 - 7 p.m.
Price: $75 for adults; $35 for children
2023 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-340-6378

Hutton Hotel

• Make the holidays bright for everyone this year and leave the cooking to Hutton Hotel. A spectacular setting for celebrations of all sizes, Hutton Hotel’s Thanksgiving dinner offers guests a beautiful buffet with options to please the most picky eater, complete with carving stations and live-action desserts. Families will enjoy deviled eggs with smoked bacon and sweet paprika, brown sugar spiced glazed ham, butternut squash, Andouille stuffing, and more. Holiday arts and crafts stations will keep the young and the young at heart enjoying the beginning of the festive season.
Hours: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Price: $55 for adults; $25 for children 6-12; free for 5 and under
1808 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-340-9333

Kitchen Notes

• Kitchen notes at the Omni Nashville Hotel is offering a Thanksgiving brunch buffet and an à la carte supper menu.
Brunch Hours: 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Supper Hours: 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Brunch Price: $50 for adults; $20.95 for children 6-12; free for 5 and under
Supper Price: à la carte
Omni Nashville Hotel, 250 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-761-3700


• Start a new tradition and leave your Thanksgiving meal to Maggiano’s so you can spend time with the ones you love. They’re offering a four-course family-style dinner menu with traditional and Italian options.
Hours: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Price: $39.95 for adults; $17.95 for children 5-12
3106 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-514-0270

Marsh House

• Tucked in the ground floor of the Thompson Nashville hotel, Marsh House is offering a four-course prix fixe Thanksgiving dinner menu.
Hours: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Price: $52 - $76
Thompson Nashville, 401 11th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-262-6001


• Mason’s will be offering a three-course prix fixe menu. Reservations are recommended. Mason Bar will open at 11 a.m. with a limited menu, too.
Hours: 12 - 3 p.m.; 4 - 7 p.m.
Price: $54 for adults; $12 for children
Loews Vanderbilt Hotel, 2100 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-321-1990


• Merchants restaurant has served a special Thanksgiving dinner for many years, and this year is no exception! The bistro will be open regular hours on Thanksgiving Day, serving its full menu and a special Thanksgiving plate with all the classics. The second floor will be open from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m., and guests will have the opportunity to purchase a multi-course Thanksgiving Day meal for $65 per person.
Hours: First floor 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.; second floor 1 - 10 p.m.
Price: First floor à la carte; second floor $65 per person
401 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-254-1892

The Mockingbird

• A family-style Thanksgiving meal will be available in place of the regular menu, featuring roast turkey or vegetarian lasagna, Oaxacan stuffing, cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes and cider gravy, squash au gratin, and dessert options of apple pandowdy or pumpkin and bourbon pie. A wine pairing option will also be available.
Hours: 12 - 8 p.m.
Price: $35 per person
121A 12th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-741-9900


• No reservations—first come, first served! Monell’s Thanksgiving menu includes roasted turkey and cornbread dressing, glazed baked ham, skilled fried chicken, green beans, mashed potatoes, sweet potato casserole, corn pudding, macaroni and cheese, and caramel pumpkin pie.
Hours: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Price: $26 for adults; $15 for children 4-12; free for 3 and under
1235 6th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208 | 615-248-4747

Oak Steakhouse

• In addition to their full menu, Oak Steakhouse will offer a special Thanksgiving prix fixe turkey dinner, featuring a Green Door Gourmet Bibb salad or butternut squash soup to start, roasted turkey breast and leg confit, and pumpkin cheesecake for dessert.
Hours: 12 - 8 p.m.
Price: $49 per person
801 Clark Pl, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-902-3111

Old Hickory Steakhouse

• This Thanksgiving, treat your loved ones to a delicious buffet prepared by Gaylord’s award-winning chefs with seasonally-inspired favorites, including braised short ribs, pecan-crusted salmon, roasted turkey breast, and more. Plus, enjoy complimentary parking and atrium views at Old Hickory Steakhouse.
Hours: 12 - 8 p.m.
Price: $74.95 for adults; $22.95 for children 6-11; free for 5 and under
Gaylord Opryland Resort, 2800 Opryland Dr, Nashville, TN 37214 | 615-458-6848


• This Thanksgiving, treat your loved ones to a delicious buffet prepared by Gaylord’s award-winning chefs with seasonally-inspired favorites, including braised short ribs, pecan-crusted salmon, roasted turkey breast, and more. Plus, enjoy complimentary parking and atrium views at Ravello.
Hours: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Price: $59.95 for adults; $25.95 for children 6-11; free for 5 and under
Gaylord Opryland Resort, 2800 Opryland Dr, Nashville, TN 37214 | 615-458-6848

Scout’s Pub

• For the second year in a row, Scout’s Pub—the upscale pub concept in in Franklin’s Westhaven neighborhood—will be open for Thanksgiving Day. The four-course prix fixe menu features a sweet potato bisque, sage and sausage-stuffed turkey breast with gravy, prime rib, chicken pot pie, smoked mac and cheese, maple pumpkin cheesecake, and more.
Hours: 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 2 p.m.
Price: $37.99 per person
158 Front St, Ste 120, Franklin, TN 37064 | 615-721-5993


• Sperry’s is offering a special, classic Thanksgiving menu, featuring roasted turkey breast and cornbread dressing topped with gravy, served with mashed potatoes or bourbon sweet potato mash, green beans, and cranberry sauce. Salad bar, Caesar, or Sperry’s wedge is included.
Hours: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Price: $32 for adults; $14 for children
5109 Harding Pk, Nashville, TN 37205 | 615-353-0809


• In addition to the regular menu, Thanksgiving specials will be available, including sweet potato croquettes, duck fat mashed potatoes, Sichuan haricots verts, and three cup turkey.
Hours: 12 - 8 p.m.
Price: à la carte
121B 12th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-782-6786

Texas de Brazil

• While most families opt for the traditional home cooked feast on Turkey Day, there’s something about the idea of no cleanup that makes dining out sound so appealing. Texas de Brazil will be open on Thanksgiving Day and has added roasted turkey and gravy, sweet potato casserole, and cranberry sauce to the extensive menu that suits every family member’s taste.
Hours: 5:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Price: $44.99 for adults; $22.50 for children 6-12; $5 for children 3-5; free for 2 and under
210 25th Ave N, Ste 110, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-320-0013

Carry-Out + Catering

Arnold’s Country Kitchen

• Roast beef, sugar-cured ham, green beans, corn pudding, cornbread dressing and gravy, macaroni and cheese, pies, and puddings are on the carry-out menu for Arnold’s Country Kitchen. Deadline is Wednesday, November 17, and pickup is 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22. Orders can be submitted in person or via email at arnoldsmeatand3@gmail.com. Your order is not complete until you receive a confirmation email.
Price: à la carte
605 8th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-256-4455

Caviar & Bananas

• Caviar & Bananas is offering main courses, sides, and decadent desserts this holiday season. Place a Thanksgiving order by 2 p.m. on Sunday, November 19. Pickup times are 2 - 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22 and 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Thursday, November 23.
Price: à la carte
2031 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-340-9009

Edley’s Bar-B-Que

• Enjoy smoked BBQ and Southern sides at home with Edley’s catering. Orders require a minimum of 20 people and include a choice of three sides: mashed potatoes, butter beans, sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, or cornbread dressing. Cranberry salad and cornbread are included.
Price: $15 per person; 20-person minimum
2706 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37204 | 615-379-8422

Frothy Monkey

• Pre-order Thanksgiving baked goods—pies, cake, cookies, and bread—by 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 18. Pick up on Tuesday, November 21 or Wednesday, November 22 at the Bakery or another Frothy location of your choice. Contact emily@frothymonkey.com with any quetsions!
Price: à la carte
1010 Fatherland St, Nashville, TN 37206 | 615-600-4756 x5


• Henley is offering “Turkey Call,” a pre-ordered holiday dinner for four people consisting of roasted heritage turkey, green bean casserole, oyster-sausage-cornbread stuffing, mashed potatoes, giblet gravy, a dozen sweet potato rolls, and a traditional pumpkin or pecan pie. Orders can be placed by emailing info@henleynashville.com before November 21. Pick-up times will be coordinated in advance.
Price: $200 per four-person meal
2023 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-340-6378

Henrietta Red

• Admit it—you’ve wanted to lick the dish after every dessert you’ve ever had at Henrietta Red. And now’s your chance to bring their talented pastry chef Caitlyn Jarvis to your Thanksgiving—in a pie! Caitlyn is whipping up three varieties available for purchase: mulled apple cider chess pie, toffee pecan pie, and brown butter pumpkin pie with pumpkin spiced latte marshmallows. Pies are available to order through midnight on Tuesday, November 14.
Price: $30 per pie
1200 4th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208 | 615-490-8042

Juniper Green

• Juniper Green wants to ensure you have a worry-free Thanksgiving. You focus on the turkey, and they’ll provide the snack boards, sides, and pies to ensure your table is bountiful—and your guests are satisfied. Order entry will close at 10 p.m. on Thursday, November 16. All items will be pick-up only on Wednesday, November 22 between 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Items not picked up by 2 p.m. will be donated to a local food shelter, and refunds will not be issued.
Price: à la carte
Conexion Americas, 2195 Nolensville Pk, Nashville, TN 37211 | events@junipergreen.kitchen

Loveless Cafe

• The Loveless Cafe Thanksgiving Meal Pack is a seriously good deal for a seriously good meal. $109.99 gets you a full Thanksgiving spread to feed six people. They cook and carve the turkey alongside a selection of made-from-scratch sides and amazing pies. All you have to do is submit the order form, pick up from the Loveless Barn, heat everything at home, and dig in. These Thanksgiving Meal Packs are a hot commodity, so all orders must be submitted by Friday, November 17.
Price: $109.99 per meal pack; $16.95 per pie
8400 Hwy 100, Nashville, TN 37221 | 615-646-9700

Mangia Nashville

• Mangia’s Thanksgiving menu includes baked ziti, stuffed shells, lasagna, and roasted garlic focaccia bread. All menu items are available gluten-free, and orders can be placed through Tuesday, November 21.
Price: à la carte
701 Craighead St, Nashville, TN 37204 | 615-750-5233


• Treat your family to a catered feast by Monell’s. Please reserve early, as this Thanksgiving Day catering sells out in advance every year. Orders require a minimum of eight people and are taken on a first come, first served basis.
Price: $19.95 per person; eight-person minimum
1235 6th Ave N, Nashville, TN 37208 | 615-726-4938

Peg Leg Porker

• In addition to your choice of one appetizer, one salad, two meats, two sides, and dessert, Peg Leg Porker’s holiday package includes disposable plates, napkins, utensils, buns, chafing warmers, spiced iced tea and lemonade, cups, ice, corn muffins, delivery, and set-up. Please call 615-880-0031 or email catering@peglegporker.com to place a holiday menu order.
Price: $24 per person
903 Gleaves St, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-880-0031


• Let Puckett’s do the cookin’ this holiday season. Thanksgiving orders will be accepted through Sunday, November 19. 48-hours advance notice for pickup is required. Thanksgiving pickup is available 7 - 9 a.m. or 4 - 6 p.m. leading up to Thanksgiving, and from 7 - 10 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day. Thanksgiving fried turkey pickup is on Wednesday, November 22.
Price: à la carte
500 Church St, Nashville, TN 37219 | 615-770-2772

The Turnip Truck

• Introducing Holiday Meal Kits from The Turnip Truck! Each kit is $75 and comes with one delicious 10-12-pound turkey, 3 ½ pounds of stuffing, 26 ounces of turkey gravy, and 14 ounces of cranberry relish. Everything is fully-cooked; you just heat, serve, and enjoy. It’s enough to feed 8-12 people and still have leftovers. Also available to order are à la carte sides and regular or gluten-free pumpkin pie and pecan pie. Pick-up is between pick-up is between Sunday, November 19 and Wednesday, November 22.
Price: $75 per meal kit
321 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203 | 615-248-2000

VEA Supper Club

• VEA Supper Club will be selling a limited amount of items, including dressing and sides, that you can order now and pick up between 12 - 3 p.m. on Tuesday, November 21. Everything will be packed and come with instructions on how to reheat and serve. Orders are available until Sunday, November 19—or until items sell out.
Price: à la carte
Citizen Kitchens, 4611 Alabama Ave, Nashville, TN 37209 | viveksurti@gmail.com

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