Where to dine on Thanksgiving in the Triangle

CorrespondentNovember 12, 2013 

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-8:30 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/buffet, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.

Carolina Crossroads

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

919-918-2735

carolinainn.com

Buffet lunch, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; prix fixe dinner, 5:30-8 p.m.

Carolina 1663

One Europa Drive, in the Sheraton Chapel Hill

919-969-2157

carolina1663.sheratonchapelhill.com

Buffet, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Chef’s Palette

3460 Ten Ten Road, Cary

919-267-6011

chefspaletterestaurantandbar.com

Buffet, 1 p.m.-6 p.m.

City Kitchen

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

919-928-8200

citykitchenchapelhill.com

Buffet, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Crabtree Grill

4500 Marriott Drive, in the Marriott Crabtree Valley, Raleigh

919-781-7000

goo.gl/8tz7FV

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

Dean’s Seafood Grill

1080 Darrington Drive, Cary

919-459-5875

deansseafoodgrill.com

Buffet, noon-6 p.m.

Elements

2110 Environ Way, Chapel Hill

919-537-8780

elementsofchapelhill.com

Regular menu plus special Thanksgiving dinner, 5 p.m.-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

http://www.fearrington.com/fearrington-house-restaurant/

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 p.m.-8 p.m.

Four Square

2701 Chapel Hill Road, Durham

919-401-9877

foursquarerestaurant.com

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

Herons

100 Woodland Pond Drive, in the Umstead Hotel, Cary

919-447-4200

theumstead.com

Buffet, noon-6 p.m.

Hibernian

8021 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh; 1144 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary

919-803-0290 (Raleigh); 919-467-9000 (Cary)

hibernianpub.com

Prix fixe, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. (both locations).

Il Palio

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

919-929-4000

sienahotel.com

Prix fixe, 11:30 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

joycefamilyrestaurantnc.com

Buffet, noon-6 p.m.

Lucky 32 Southern Kitchen

7307 Tryon Road, Cary

919-233-1632

lucky32.com/cary.htm

Prix fixe, 11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; will also offer regular menu.

Maggiano’s

8030-890 Renaissance Parkway, at The Streets at Southpoint, 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

Prix fixe, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

McCormick & Schmick’s

4325 Glenwood Ave., at Crabtree Valley Mall, Raleigh

919-881-7848

mccormickandschmicks.com

Regular menu plus special Thanksgiving dinner, 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

Midtown Grille

4421-115 Six Forks Road, Raleigh

919-782-9463

themidtowngrille.com

Special Thanksgiving dinner, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Regular menu will also be served.

Millennium Hotel

2800 Campus Walk Ave., Durham

919-383-8575

millenniumhotels.com/millenniumdurham

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

Parizade

2200 W. Main St., Durham

919-286-9712

parizadedurham.com

Buffet, 11:30 a.m.-2:30 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, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

The Pit

328 W. Davie St., Raleigh

919-890-4500

thepit-raleigh.com

Prix fixe, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Plates

301-100 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh

919-828-0018

plateskitchen.com

Prix fixe, 1 p.m.-6 p.m.

Note: Proceeds from the day’s sales will be donated to the international hunger relief organization Stop Hunger Now.

Posta Tuscan Grille

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

919-227-3370

postatuscangrille.com

Buffet, 11 a.m.-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, noon-7 p.m.

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