Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and let’s face it, sometimes we don’t have the time or energy to cook a giant thanksgiving dinner. Instead, it’s easier to grab a bunch of family and friends and go out and sit back and relax as someone else cooks for you! This Thanksgiving check out on of our favorite restaurants to celebrate the holiday! 

 

 

 

71 Above

 

Looking for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner with a bit of a twist? Check out 71 Above, a modern American restaurant with cuisine by Chef Vartan Abgaryan. This Thanksgiving 71 Above is offering a three-course special that begins with Little Gem, Sunchoke or Burrata. Second course is a choice of Sweet Potato Soup, Octopus or Grilled Mushroom. And the final course includes Roasted Mary's Turkey Breast is served with wild rice, mushroom, maple sausage & apple stuffing. The dinner also includes sides for the entire table which include potato puree, green beans, cranberry sauce and turkey gravy. The Thanksgivng Dinner is $78 for adults with optional $48 wine pairing and $45 for a child’s dinner plate.

 

 

 

Bourbon Steak Los Angeles

 

There’s no rule that you have to eat turkey on Thanksgiving! Michael Mina's modern steakhouse, Bourbon Steak, is offering a three-course dinner of seasonal and inspired takes on Thanksgiving classics. 

The first course offers a selection of heritage squash soup, smoked trout & baby Chiogga beets or lacinato kale & pomegranate salad. You can also supplement the first course for chilled seafood (additional $20) or grilled Santa Barbara spot prawn (additional $18). 

 

The main selections include roasted heritage turkey, 8 oz American angus filet, short rib "Wellington," Mediterranean branzino, 20 oz dry-aged prime bone-in ribeye, or Michael Mina's Lobster Pot Pie. Each main course comes with a family style side, including yukon gold potato puree, classic shells & cheese, roasted Brussels sprouts, French green beans & button mushrooms. The final course is a choice of s'mores or pumpkin pie bar. 

 

A Thanksgiving Dinner at Bourbon Steak is $85 per person plus price of alcohol.

 

 

 

Cafe Del Rey

 

Located right in our backyard, this Silicon Beach restaurant is the perfect option for those who don’t want to travel far for an amazing meal. This waterfront cafe featuring American cuisine is a tranquil place to enjoy the holiday. 

 

On Thanksgiving Day, the cafe is serving a three-course, prix fixe menu. The first course includes a choice of seasonal salad or roasted cauliflower soup. The second course features roasted turkey, filet & jumbo prawn "Surf & Turf," or pumpkin and chestnut risotto. The third course features holiday favorites including pecan and pumpkin pie. The prix fixe Thanksgiving menu is priced at $69 per person.