No plans to cook this Thanksgiving? No problem! Thanksgiving is an exciting food-filled holiday, but for many it can be a time of stress about creating the perfect menu. Why not spend the holiday with family and friends and let someone else do the cooking and cleaning? Check out these OC restaurants that are serving up an incredible holiday fare…
325 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa
(714) 549-0300 Ext: 406
This restaurant is a hidden gem! Located just past the lush courtyard and cascading fountain in the Ayres Hotel & Suites Costa Mesa, this charming and elegant bistro is serving up a great menu with all the trimmings. This year the menu includes a glass of wine with your complete oven roasted turkey dinner. Dinner is $34.99 per person and is served from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
The Ranch Restaurant & Saloon
1025 E. Ball Road, Anaheim
If you want a more eclectic menu, The Ranch Restaurant & Saloon is serving a four-course option that offers more than just turkey. Uniquely situated in the hills of Orange County, guests can enjoy the breathtaking views of the city. Dinner is served from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and the cost is $85.00 per person.
14400 Hindry Avenue, Hawthorne
This fine dining restaurant was rated as "one of the best restaurants of Southern California" by The Magazine of Good Living. Located in the Ayres Hotel Manhattan Beach/Hawthorne, you will feel pampered by the artisanal ambiance. They are hosting both a three-course traditional Thanksgiving menu for $40 a person, as well as an additional menu including two choices of fish, an 8oz filet, or a turkey dinner. Dinner is served from 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Tangata Restaurant at the Bowers Museum
2002 N. Main Street, Santa Ana
Located at the Bowers Museum, guests will receive a complimentary ticket to the museum with the purchase of their Thanksgiving meal. Although the museum is closed on Thanksgiving, the ticket may be used for a future visit. They are offering a traditional Thanksgiving buffet from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., along with an additional menu including salmon.
Mrs. Knott's Chicken Dinner Restaurant
Knott's Berry Farm
8039 Beach Blvd., Buena Park
Located outside the park at Knott's Berry Farm, they are offering a Thanksgiving Champagne Buffet that includes turkey and all the fixings. Meals are served from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Annual pass holders receive a discount, but park tickets are not required to dine.
Make your reservations today and enjoy your memorable Thanksgiving dinner in Orange County.