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7 Local Restaurants Offering Thanksgiving Meals

November 11, 2021

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and while many enjoy hosting family and friends, we’re here to lighten the load on those who don’t like to chef. This year, several Newport Beach restaurants are eager to make your Thanksgiving stress-free by offering an assortment of dine-in and takeout meals. So hang up your apron and leave the cooking to the pros! These seven restaurants are ready to fill your plate with a variety of festive Thanksgiving eats!

Bosscat Kitchen + Libations

This year, Bosscat Kitchen + Libations is offering both dine-in and to-go menus for all to enjoy. The dine-in feast will be offered from 12-6 p.m. and will feature a choice of three proteins, including Maple Bourbon Brined Turkey, Brown Sugar Baked Ham and Prime Rib Roast. Your choice of nine different sides will be served family-style for the table, and dessert will feature your choice of apple or pumpkin pie! And for those who’d rather enjoy their meal at home, Bosscat Kitchen + Libations is also offering a take-home meal with carved ham or turkey along with sides, sauces and pie. You can even add wine or champagne to your order!

Dine-in Price: $60-$70 per person and $15 for kids 12 and under

Takeout Price: $175 for 5 people or $275 for 10 people

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

Enjoy an upscale Thanksgiving feast this year at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, located at Fashion Island. This steakhouse is offering a three-course menu chock-full of all the fall dishes you crave. Start with the Fleming’s Salad or lobster bisque, then move onto mains like the Mixed-Herb Roasted Turkey Breast & Turkey Gravy, Prime Bone-In Ribeye or Petite Filet Mignon. Pair your pick with one of three delicious sides like creamy mashed potatoes, green beans and onions or cinnamon-orange infused cranberry sauce. Be sure to leave room for desserts like Fleming’s Harvest New York Cheesecake or three-layer carrot cake!

Dine-in Price: prices vary; $23 (for children 12 and under)

Bayside Restaurant

Book a table at Bayside Restaurant this Thanksgiving and enjoy a prix-fixe menu featuring starters like tartare of ahi tuna, carpaccio bresaola, puree of garnet yam and ginger soup and more. This year’s entree will be Diestel Farms Oven-Roasted Organic Turkey, served with Brioche Vegetable Herb Stuffing, Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes, Pan Drippings Gravy, roasted vegetables and Orange-Scented Cranberry Sauce. And to end things on a sweet note, Bayside Restaurant will offer guests their choice of pumpkin pie or Butterscotch Budino.

Dine-in Price: $70 per adult and $35 per child (12 and under)

The Winery Restaurant & Wine Bar

Kickstart your day of eating at The Winery Restaurant & Wine Bar! White tablecloths, harbor views and a warm ambiance make this restaurant the perfect place to spend your holiday. This year’s Thanksgiving menu will feature starters like Roasted Butternut Squash Bisque and Pumpkin and Ricotta Ravioli. Entree options include your choice of Traditional Maple-Glazed Free-Range Turkey, Maine Scallops & Jumbo Wild White Shrimp, Maple Leaf Farm Duck Breast, King Salmon “A La Plancha” or Grilled Beef Flatiron Steak. But don’t fill up too fast—you’ll want a bite of streusel pumpkin pie or chocolate cheesecake!

Dine-in Price: $79 per person

21 Oceanfront

Seafood, steaks and ocean views are just a few things you’ll enjoy at 21 Oceanfront this Thanksgiving! This time-honored waterfront restaurant boasts beautiful views of the pier and an upscale ambiance—perfect for any holiday or celebration. This year, you and your loved ones can savor delicious entrees like Herb-Roasted Turkey, Cedar Grilled Salmon, New York Steak or Shrimp Bisque Pot Pie, as well as sides like stuffing, mashed potatoes, sautéed green beans and more. And when it comes to kids, 21 Oceanfront is prepared to please their palates too with plates like sliced turkey, chicken tenders, pasta marinara, mashed potatoes and French fries.

Dine-in Price: $75 per person and $20 per child (ages 2-10)

Tavern House Kitchen + Bar

Take your meal to-go or enjoy a full feast at Tavern House Kitchen + Bar. This seaside restaurant is serving up all the Thanksgiving classics, in addition to some Tavern House favorites like coconut shrimp and spicy ahi poke. Guests can dig into entrees like Traditional Herb-Roasted Turkey, Salt & Black Pepper Roasted Prime Rib and Pan-Roasted Chilean Seabass. Each of these dishes comes with a variety of tasty sides like Brussels sprouts, cornbread stuffing, cranberry relish and giblet gravy. Those who prefer to dine at home can call (949) 673-8464 to place an order that will be ready for pickup between 2-5 p.m. on Nov. 24.

Dine-in Price: $60 per person and $28 per child

Takeout Price: $48 per person (packaged for 2, 4 or 6 people)

Balboa Bay Resort

Make it a family affair this year at Balboa Bay Resort! Executive Chef Prabeen and the talented culinary team are serving up a delicious four-course meal for you to devour. Specials include Roasted Cinderella Pumpkin Bisque, Turkey with Sausage and Porcini Stuffing and Winter Truffle Risotto. Desserts will include the option of a Strawberry Tiramisu Martini with vanilla sponge, mascarpone, espresso mousse, Kahlua and strawberries, or a Valrhona Dark Chocolate Pecan Tart with bourbon whipped cream, caramel sauce, fleur de sel and fresh berries. To make a reservation, click here!

Dine-in Price: $120+ per person and $59+ per child (ages 12 and under)

Written By: Kaylin Waizinger

Written by Visit Newport Beach

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