Where to eat out on Thanksgiving Day

CorrespondentNovember 13, 2012 

Don’t feel like cooking Thanksgiving dinner? These restaurants have got you covered. Don’t wait too long to make reservations, though. Tables are filling up fast.

Acme Food & Beverage Co.

110 E. Main St., Carrboro

919-929-2263

acmecarrboro.com

Prix fixe, noon-8 p.m.

Angus Barn

9401 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh

919-781-2444

angusbarn.com

Buffet, noon-6 p.m.

Brasa Brazilian Steakhouse

8551 Brier Creek Pkwy., Raleigh

919-544-3344

brasasteakhouse.com

Prix fixe, 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m.

Carolina Crossroads

211 Pittsboro St., in the Carolina Inn, Chapel Hill

919-918-2735

carolinainn.com

Buffet, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Chef’s Palette

3460 Ten Ten Road, Cary

919-267-6011

chefspaletterestaurantandbar.com

Buffet, 1-6 p.m.

City Kitchen

201 S. Estes Drive, in University Mall, Chapel Hill

919-928-8200

citykitchenchapelhill.com

Buffet, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Elements

2110 Environ Way, Chapel Hill

919-537-8780

elementsofchapelhill.com

Prix fixe, 5-9 p.m.

Fairview

3001 Cameron Blvd., in the Washington Duke Inn, Durham

919-490-0999

washingtondukeinn.com

Buffet, seatings at noon, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.

The Fearrington Granary

2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro

919-542-2121

fearrington.com/village/granary.asp

Prix fixe, noon-4 p.m.

Fearrington House

2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro

919-542-2121

fearringtonhouse.com

Prix fixe, noon-4 p.m.

Flights

4100 Main at North Hills St., in the Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel, Raleigh

919-278-1478

flightsnorthhills.com

Prix fixe (served family style), 1-8 p.m.

Four Square

2701 Chapel Hill Road, Durham

919-401-9877

foursquarerestaurant.com

Prix fixe, 3-7:30 p.m.

Galeria

150 Park Drive, in the Radisson RTP, Durham

919-549-8631

radisson.com/hotels/research

Buffet, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Herons

100 Woodland Pond Drive, in the Umstead Hotel, Cary

919-447-4200

theumstead.com

Buffet, noon-6 p.m.

Note: Reservations are fully booked, openings available only pending cancellations.

Hibernian

311 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh

919-833-2258

hibernianpub.com

À la carte, 11 a.m.-2 a.m.

Note: Raleigh only. Cary location will be closed.

Il Palio

1505 E. Franklin St., in the Siena Hotel, Chapel Hill

919-929-4000

sienahotel.com

Buffet, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Irregardless Café

901 W. Morgan St., Raleigh

919-833-8898

irregardless.com

À la carte, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.

Joyce & Family

129 N. Main St., Fuquay-Varina

919-567-1717

joyceandfamilyrestaurant.com

Buffet, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen

7307 Tryon Road, Cary

919-233-1632

lucky32.com

Prix fixe, 11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.

Maggiano’s

8030-890 Renaissance Parkway, at Southpoint Mall, Durham

919-572-0070

maggianos.com

Prix fixe (served family style), noon-7 p.m.

Margaux’s

8111-111 Creedmoor Road, in Brennan Station, Raleigh

919-846-9846

margauxsrestaurant.com

Buffet, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Marriott Crabtree Valley

4500 Marriott Dr., Raleigh

919-781-7000

http://nando.com/6y

Buffet, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom.

McCormick & Schmick’s

4325 Glenwood Ave., at Crabtree Valley Mall, Raleigh

919-881-7848

mccormickandschmicks.com

À la carte, 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m.

Millennium Hotel

2800 Campus Walk Ave., Durham

919-383-8575

http://nando.com/6z

Buffet, 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in the Greenbriar Ballroom.

Parizade

2200 W. Main St., Durham

919-286-9712

parizadedurham.com

Buffet, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Note: This is a vegan Thanksgiving meal. Check trianglevegsociety.org for details.

Peak City Grill

126 N. Salem St., Apex

919-303-8001

thepeakcitygrill.com

Buffet, seatings at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Posta Tuscan Grille

500 Fayetteville St., in the Marriott City Center, Raleigh

919-227-3370

postatuscangrille.com

Buffet, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

À la carte 5-10 p.m.

Rockwell’s American Grill,

1080 Darrington Drive, Cary

919-459-5880

rockwellsamericangrill.com

Buffet, noon-6 p.m.

Ted’s Montana Grill

6911-102 Fayetteville Road, Durham

919-572-1210

tedsmontanagrill.com

À la carte, noon-7 p.m.

Tir na nOg

218 S. Blount St., Raleigh

919-833-7795

tirnanogirishpub.com

Buffet, 2-9 p.m.

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