Houston Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving 2023

Houston Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving 2023

Craving a festive meal without the hassle of cooking? Discover a range of restaurants open on Thanksgiving 2023 right here in Houston!

Thanksgiving highlights a home-cooked feast, but let’s face it – not everyone has the time or inclination to spend all day in the kitchen. Luckily for Houstonians, dining out is a delightful alternative! That’s why we’ve rounded up the best restaurants open for Thanksgiving 2023, ensuring no one misses out on a delicious meal.

We understand that finding what restaurants are open on Thanksgiving 2023 can be a challenge. So, whether you’re seeking ‘restaurants open on Thanksgiving 2023 near me’ or curious about ‘restaurants near me open on Thanksgiving 2023’, our guide covers it all. From cozy diners to upscale eateries, our list includes diverse options for everyone.

Get ready to explore restaurants open on Thanksgiving Day 2023 that are perfect for a stress-free celebration. Mark your calendars for Thursday, November 23rd, and plan a memorable Thanksgiving dining experience in Houston.

Read on as we unveil the best restaurants open Thanksgiving 2023 for an unforgettable holiday feast!

Editor’s Note: Our staff works hard to bring you the most up-to-date information. However, all information presented is subject to change. Please confirm with the organizers/businesses before you make plans to head out! 

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Houston Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving 2023

Annie Cafe & Bar – Prixe fixe menu

Join Them on Thanksgiving Day from 11 am to 9 pm to enjoy a festive, 3-course prix-fixe menu or a limited dinner menu.

The cost for the prix-fixe menu will be $90 for adults and $35 for children (ages 11 years old and younger), excluding tax and gratuity. The prix-fixe menu will be offered all day.

On the way in or out, guests can grab complimentary hot apple cider and pumpkin cookies.

Babin’s Seafood House Thanksgiving Meal

Gather & give thanks! Thursday, November 23 – pull up a seat and enjoy our chef’s Thanksgiving feature menu! $29 per person *tax & gratuity not included.

B&B Butchers & Restaurant

Dine in with us on Thursday, November 23rd from 10 am-9 pm and enjoy our prix-fixe menu ($90/adult; $35/kid, ages 11 & under. Excludes tax, gratuity, and drinks) which includes three courses plus family-style sides, or order from our entire dinner menu all day long.

B.B. Italia Kitchen & Bar in Sugar Land – Thanksgiving feast

Not in the mood to entertain on Thanksgiving Day? B.B. Italia has you covered! Join us on Thanksgiving Day from 11 am-9 pm to enjoy a festive, prix-fixe menu or a limited dinner menu. On the way in or out, guests can grab complimentary hot apple cider and pumpkin cookies.

Backstreet Cafe

Let Backstreet Cafe do the cooking this Thanksgiving! Delicious turkey, sides, sweets, and even poached pears! Place your order by Sunday, November 19th for pickup on Wednesday, November 22nd between 11 am-8 pm. Happy Holidays!

Bloom & Bee Thanksgiving Day Dinner

Thanksgiving at Bloom & Bee on Thursday, November 23, 2023, 11:30 am – 8:00 pm. Feast with family and friends this Thanksgiving with an elevated four-course take on traditional offerings. View Menu $80 per person. Reservations are highly encouraged.

Brasserie du Parc

Join us on Thanksgiving Day from 10 am-8 pm to enjoy a 3-course prix-fixe menu. at Brasserie du parc brunch dishes available during brunch time.


Brennan’s Houston

Thanksgiving Thursday, November 23, 2023. Package includes choice of a Starter, Entrée, and dessert. $85 per person.

Brenner’s on the Bayou – Thanksgiving to go Houston

Thanksgiving to-go packs. Take the flavors of Thanksgiving home, and pre-order by November 20.

To go Prime Rib dinner Roasted Prime Rib with Au Jus And Creamy Horseradish Choice of Starter and Sides 1 Bottle of Austin Hope Cabernet Sauvignon. Pickup on November 22, 2023, from 11:00-2:00 p.m.

Buca di Beppo

Your neighborhood Buca di Beppo is open on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23rd. Reserve your table to enjoy a relaxing traditional Thanksgiving meal as your Buca favorites are served family-style.

Our Thanksgiving Feast includes sliced white meat turkey, homestyle gravy, and all the trimmings. Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Spicy Italian Sausage Stuffing, Seasonal Vegetable, Cranberry Sauce, and Pumpkin Pie for dessert.

Cracker Barrel

Their Heat n’ Serve Feast comes with everything you need for Thanksgiving dinner and goes from your oven to the table in 2 hours. Pre-order today for early pickup and get a FREE $10 bonus card

Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse

Indulge in a Thanksgiving meal that is truly special at Del Frisco’s Grille and Double Eagle. With an enticing menu prepared with the finest ingredients, your Thanksgiving will be filled with warmth and flavor. Savor the Chef’s Special Feature at Double Eagle, featuring Prime Cowgirl and Foie Gras.

Toast to Thanksgiving with our featured cocktail, Santa’s Sleigh Ride. For a truly memorable Thanksgiving experience, pair your meal with our specialty wine bottle, Cabernet Sauvignon, Faust. Napa Valley, California.


Celebrate Thanksgiving early this year by getting FREE DELIVERY on all orders through 11/19!

Houston Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving 2023

Etoile Cuisine et Bar

Thanksgiving is on Thursday, November 23rd. Bring your friends and family by on Thanksgiving Day for a celebratory feast! Dine-In from 11:00 am – 08:00 pm.

Golden Corral

Holiday Feast To-Go Meals are available for pre-order and serve 6-8 people. They include traditional Roasted Turkey, Holiday Glazed Ham, or Holiday Beef Roast plus Mashed Potatoes and gravy, Stuffing, your choice of additional side, Cranberry sauce, our famous Yeast Rolls with Honey Butter, and a whole Pie.

All of the proteins, delicious sides, rolls, and desserts are also available a la carte. You can order your Holiday Feast To Go online or by calling your local Golden Corral.


Savor the Flavors of Thanksgiving! on Thursday, November 23 at 11 am. Pull up a seat and enjoy our Chef’s Thanksgiving 3-Course Menu! Available for Dine-In & To-Go. $52 per person tax & gratuity not included.


This holiday season, let Hugo’s kitchen help take care of all the fixings for your Thanksgiving feast! Chef Hugo’s versions of traditional classics are a must for every holiday occasion. Place your order by Sunday, November 19th for pickup on Wednesday, November 22nd between 11 am-8 pm. Happy Holidays!

Liberty Kitchen & Oysterette

Houston Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving include Liberty Kitchen! They will be offering a Thanksgiving dinner for take-out or delivery. The menu includes herb-roasted turkey, green bean casserole, Boursin mashed potatoes, mac & cheese, oyster stuffing, and Parker rolls.

The dinner is priced at $299 and serves 4-6 people. Orders must be placed 72 hours in advance. To order, please visit Liberty Kitchen’s website.


Houston Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving include Luby’s! Their $13.99 special includes Classic Carved Turkey & Cornbread Dressing, with 2- sides, a dinner roll, and a holiday dessert awaits!

Mala Sichuan 

Mala Sichuan is open on Thanksgiving from 11 am – 10 pm. Thanksgiving just got a whole lot tastier! Spice up your table with Mala Sichuan Bistro’s party trays – where tradition meets bold flavors. 



Family-style dine-in menu on Thursday, November 23, 2023, from 11:00 am – 7:30 pm. Let us elevate your Thanksgiving Day gathering with the best flavors fall has to offer. Treat your loved ones to Chef-curated dishes served in our signature family-style portions that will make every moment shared an unforgettable experience.

Oceanaire Seafood Room

Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 23, 2023. Indulge in an exquisite Thanksgiving feast highlighted by our succulent Herb Roasted Turkey Breast. Thanksgiving turkey dinner is $50 per guest.

Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille

Dine in on Thursday, November 23rd, 11 am-9 pm, and enjoy our $49 Thanksgiving menu or pre-order your choice of our Thanksgiving options for pick-up.

Rainbow Lodge

Thanksgiving Day is on Thursday, November 23, 2023, from 11:00 am to 7:30 pm. $75 per person, three courses, served with buttery Parker house rolls does not include beverages, tax, or gratuity sorry, meals cannot be split.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Join us on November 23. We’ll be open early to host you and yours. Gather around our table for a three-course Thanksgiving Feast with all of the trimmings and none of the work. Our regular dinner menu of all your steak house favorites will also be available all day.

Salt Grass Steakhouse

Thanksgiving Day To Go on November 20 – 23, 2023. Feed the whole family with a Thanksgiving Family Pack including Roasted Turkey Breast, Dressing, Gravy, Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Green Bean Casserole, Cranberry Sauce, and a choice of Dinner salad or Caesar salad. (Serves four) .

Family packs are prepared and packaged cold to heat up at your convenience. Reheating instructions included.  All pick-up orders must be placed by 3 pm on November 21, 2023. Pick-up is available November 20-23, 2023. 

Turner’s Houston

Houston Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving includes Turner’s Houston! Celebrate Thanksgiving in their intimate dining room where you will be transported to a bygone era with its old-world, white-glove service and festive menu. Upon arrival, receive a complimentary glass of welcome champagne or a Kir Royale followed by a series of decadent hors d’oeuvres, which will continue to flow until you say the word.

Choose your first course and second-course dishes paired with a selection of six unlimited traditional side dishes, which are all served tableside. Try to save room for the artisan cheese service followed by an assortment of six desserts. The menu is $250 per person but excludes tax, gratuity, and alcoholic beverages.

Houston Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving the Previous Years but No Update Yet for 2023

Applebee’s (NO UPDATE YET)

According to Google, certain locations are open with a special Thanksgiving feast. No information directly from Applebee’s

Boston Market (NOT FOUND)

Pick up a Hot Thanksgiving dinner, or get it delivered. Serve these piping-hot Thanksgiving dinner favorites. 

Burger King (NO UPDATE YET)

Information from indirect sources suggests that most locations will be open with reduced hours. No information is available directly from Burger King. 


No information is provided on the website or Facebook page. We called and were told that all locations are open on Thanksgiving. The one near us was open from 2 pm to 12 pm. 


Come and break bread and give thanks to them. They are serving up Thanksgiving favorites, Indianola style.

McDonald’s (NO UPDATE YET)

No information on the website or Facebook page. We called the location closest to us. They are open for breakfast on Thanksgiving Day. Call to find out the location nearest to you. 

Weights + Measures (NO UPDATE YET)

With options for both meat-eaters and vegans alike, Weights & Measures is offering a Thanksgiving meal to-go for up to six people. Orders must be placed by noon on November 18 and should be picked up by 5 pm on November 23.

Their Turkey Feast is $150 and comes with slow-roasted rosemary and lemon butter-basted turkey breast, dressing, mashed potatoes, garlic green beans, sweet potato casserole, dill carrots, cranberry, and orange sauce with gravy — or the vegan and gluten-free meal with a Beyond Meat “non-meatloaf” with a smoky tomato glaze.

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