Local Options for Thanksgiving Dinner and Desserts in Rhode Island

Whether it's a sit-down feast or takeout turkey and side dishes, we've rounded up some places that are accepting Thanksgiving dinner reservations, and to-go and dessert orders.
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Editor’s Note: This article was updated on November 18, 2022, and we are continuing to make updates. Are we missing a menu? Please email details to kmurray@rimonthly.com.

Thanksgiving Dinner Reservations [🍽️] and Takeout [🥡] Options


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A plant-based charcuterie board by Basil and Bunny.

1. Basil and Bunny  🥡

Basil and Bunny has created a 100% plant-based Thanksgiving menu with favorites like mac and cheese, sourdough stuffing, mashed potatoes, corn bread and sweet treats. All items will be available à la carte. Pre-ordering is available starting Tuesday, November 1. 500 Wood St., Unit 214, Bristol, 401-490-1918, basilandbunny.square.site


 2. Bites By Bre  🥡

Bites By Bre is taking the work of Thanksgiving off your plate by offering delivery and pickup of packages that include juicy organic turkey and sides like braised collard greens, mashed potatoes, roasted yams and stuffing, plus bone-broth gravy, cranberry sauce and homemade pie. Build your dinner a la carte, place your order and pick up your package on Thanksgiving morning at your designated time. Or, if you live in Providence, they will deliver it right to your doorstep. Dishes are priced individually by portion sizes, and there is a $4 service fee. 11 Aleppo St., Suite 17, Providence, 401-829-9313, exploretock.com/bitesbybre


3. Castle Hill Inn 🍽️  🥡

Castle Hill Inn in Newport is offering a three-course Thanksgiving dinner for $95 per person from noon–8 p.m. on Thursday, November 24, plus a take-home option that serves four ($300 per order). Orders must be placed by November 17. Pickup will be arranged at Castle Hill’s Chalet building from 12 – 5 p.m. on  Thanksgiving day. 590 Ocean Dr., Newport, 401-849-3800, castlehillinn.com


4. Chapel Grille  🍽️  

Chapel Grille in Cranston is offering a special Thanksgiving menu for the occasion. From 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., there will be an a la carte dining-in menu of soups, seafood starters, pizzas and salads and a variety of entrees including roasted turkey with all the fixings, baked sole or seared Atlantic salmon, penne alla vodka with grilled chicken and more (no substitutions). There is also a children’s menu available with a turkey dinner, chicken fingers or penne pasta. View the full menu here and make your reservation here.  3000 Chapel View Blvd., Cranston, 401-944-4900, chapelgrilleri.com


5. Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar  🍽️  

This Thanksgiving, join Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar to make memories — and enjoy a three-course meal starting at $53 per guest. The Thanksgiving menu features favorites like lobster bisque, mixed herb-roasted turkey breast, family-style sides like mashed potatoes and seasonal desserts like carrot cake. For devoted steak lovers, Fleming’s main menu will also be available and children twelve and younger can enjoy a three-course menu as well for $25. Thanksgiving hours are 11 a.m.–9 p.m. Reserve your table here. One West Exchange St., Providence, 401-533-9000, flemingssteakhouse.com


6. Huck’s Filling Station  🥡

Huck’s in East Greenwich is offering a whole hickory-smoked ten-to-fourteen-pound turkey for $75 or pulled pork for $18 per pound. There are a whole bunch of appetizers and sides, including deviled eggs, peel-and-eat shrimp, cornbread by the loaf, cornbread stuffing, root vegetable hash, sweet potato casserole, green bean casserole, baked mac and cheese, gravy and cranberry chutney. You can also order desserts like apple cobbler and pumpkin dump cake, as well as cocktails like Fireball nips and mulled wine. Or you can choose the full Thanksgiving meal package for $220 (feeds eight to ten) that includes turkey, sides, dessert and more. Everything must be ordered separately. See full menu here and send orders to email ben@hucksfillingstation.com or call 401-471-7170. 4654 Post Rd., East Greenwich, 401-471-7170, hucksfillingstation.com


7. Mill’s Tavern 🍽️  

Mill’s Tavern in Providence will celebrate the holiday with a four-course meal offering from 12 to 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving day. The $49 prix fixe menu includes a butternut squash bisque starter; your choice of artisanal greens or a classic Caesar salad for the second course; an entree of carved orange cider-brined turkey, aged fourteen-ounce aged New York strip, pan-seared salmon filet or a vegetarian option available upon request; and Portuguese pudding, pumpkin tart or chocolate pecan tart for dessert. Guests can also enjoy seasonal libations like the New England Cosmopolitan for $13 or the Mill’s Tavern Blood Mary for $15. A children’s prix fixe menu is also available for $25. For more information, visit millstavernrestaurant.com/thanksgiving. To make a reservation, head here. 101 North Main St., Providence, 401-272-3331, millstavernrestaurant.com


8. Ocean House 🍽️  

Ocean House is hosting a Thanksgiving Day buffet in the ballroom from noon to 6 p.m. Savor holiday favorites including cheese and charcuterie, a classic New England raw bar, soups, salads, carving stations with succulent roasted turkey, prime rib and salmon, and all the trimmings. The cost is $125 for adults and $65 for children ages four to twelve, plus tax and gratuity (children younger than three are free). A non-refundable deposit of $25 per person is due at time of booking and will be applied to your check on Thanksgiving. Make reservations here.

Ocean House is also offering a more upscale Thanksgiving dinner in Coast from 4 ­­­­­­­­to 8 p.m. It’s a traditional four-course Thanksgiving meal with a five-star twist. The cost is $175 per guest, plus enjoy an expert wine pairing for an additional $125 per person. Coast’s option is suitable for guests ages eight and older.  Seatings are available from 5 to 9 p.m. Reservations require pre-payment and are non-transferable and non-refundable. Make reservations here. 1 Bluff Ave., Watch Hill, 888-853-2919, oceanhouseevents.com


9. Red Stripe 🍽️  🥡

Red Stripe in Providence is offering a special Thanksgiving feast with reservations available between noon and 7 p.m. on Thanksgiving day. The restaurant is serving three-course meals for $35.95, plus tax and gratuity for adults, and $19.95, plus tax and gratuity, for kids ages twelve and younger. Choose from butternut squash soup or a fall salad, followed by a traditional Thanksgiving dinner with maple-brined roasted turkey, cornbread stuffing, roasted Brussels sprouts, red bliss smashed potato with roasted garlic and cream, cranberry sauce and more, then finish up with either pumpkin pie or apple crisp and vanilla ice cream for dessert. Reservations are required, and Red Stripe’s regular menu will not be available that day. There’s also a takeout option featuring the same menu for the occasion. Orders must be submitted by 5 p.m. on November 17, and picked up at a scheduled time on Thanksgiving day. Meals will be packaged cold with home-reheating instructions for pickup at a scheduled time on Thursday, November 25.  465 Angell St., Providence, 401-437-6950, redstriperestaurants.com


10. Venice Restaurant at the Winnapaug Inn  🍽️  🥡

Venice is offering an a la carte Thanksgiving menu from noon–5 p.m. as well as a family-style turkey dinner with all the trimmings served tableside (please call in advance). The a la carte menu includes not only turkey and all the fixings ($25 per person), but also baked stuffed shrimp, baked cod, braised beef short rib and more as well as a variety of appetizers and salads. For the tableside option, you must have a minimum of four people per reservation, and the cost is $45 per person. The menu includes turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, butternut squash, green beans, herb stuffing, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie. Or get the family-style turkey dinner to go. It serves eight to ten people for $239, plus tax. Reserve your dinner by November 21. All dinners can be picked up at noon Thanksgiving Day. No reheating is required, so just pick it up and serve. 165 Shore Rd., Westerly, 401-348-0055, venicerestaurant.com


11. Weekapaug Inn 🍽️  

Weekapaug Inn’s culinary team will craft a family-style spread of the traditional Thanksgiving fixings with a five-star twist, served from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Main course choices include roasted turkey, maple-glazed ham and salmon with traditional sides and a trio of miniature holiday pies (think: Bourbon pecan, spiced pumpkin and apple streusel). The cost is $85 for adults, and $37 for children ages four through twelve, plus tax and gratuity. Children younger than three are complimentary. Make reservations online here or call 401-637-7600. 25 Spray Rock Rd., Westerly, 401-637-7600, weekapauginn.com


12. Farm Fresh Rhode Island 🥡

Farm Fresh Rhode Island Market Mobil has teamed up with local farmers and producers (i.e. Carpenter’s Farm, Harvest Kitchen,  RI Mushroom Co.,  Schartner Farms, Wright’s Dairy Farm & Bakery and more) to simplify Thanksgiving with a Local Produce and Pie Box that includes an array of locally sourced veggies, an eight-inch pumpkin pie, and a jar of Harvest Kitchen’s youth-made traditional-style cranberry sauce made with local cranberries. The $85 box serves six to eight people. Turkey is not included. Order your box here by Monday, November 7, and pick it up on Tuesday November 22, or Wednesday, November 23, between 9–11 a.m., 12–3 p.m. or 4–6 p.m. Farm Fresh RI’s Market Mobile,  10 Sims Ave., Providence, 401-312-4250, farmfreshthanksgiving.square.site


13. Easy Entertaining 🥡

Easy Entertaining in Providence is offering complete package meals as well as a la carte appetizers, sides and desserts. Packages include pre-cooked and sliced, ready-to-heat turkey breast with housemade turkey gravy, and guests may choose from a list of sides, including pumpkin and sausage stuffing, rustic mashed potatoes, butternut mac n cheese, Brussels sprouts and pancetta, green bean casserole, sweet potato buns, cranberry apple relish and turkey gravy. Dinners come with several sides, packaged to serve four or six guests. For four guests, turkey and three sides is $155, and with four sides, it’s $180. Sides are one quart each and turkey is breast meat only. For six guests, turkey and three sides is $225, and with four sides, it’s $245. Sides are 1.5 quarts of each.  Guests can order appetizers, sides, turkey and desserts separately too. Orders are due by Thursday, November 17, at noon and will be available for pickup on Wednesday, November 23 between noon and 5 p.m. at their cafe on Valley Street in Providence. Prices do not include taxes, administrative fee or gratuity. Delivery is offered for an additional cost on orders of $250 or more based on location. Payment is due in full within twenty-four hours of ordering. All items are packaged in disposable containers with reheating instructions. You can also participate in the Give A Meal Program, and donate a plate (or plates) to those who need them through Amos House. Just add a plate ($25) or bundle (ten plates for $225 and twenty for $400) to your order. Easy Entertaining will coordinate and handle the rest with Amos House. Order online at easyentertainingri.com or by calling 401-437-6090, ext. 2. 166 Valley St, Building 10, Providence, 401-437-6090, easyentertainingri.com


14. Basta 🥡

Basta is offering a Thanksgiving package that includes a Baffoni Farm turkey brined, seasoned and oven-ready in a roasting bag; a traditional Caesar salad; country-style cornbread stuffing; green beans au gratin; herb and garlic roasted baby potatoes; whole berry cranberry sauce; housemade gravy; freshly baked dinner rolls; and a choice of homemade pecan, apple or pumpkin pie. Dinner for four to six people is $289, and you can add additional sides, wine and desserts. Pick up is on Wednesday, November 24. Order online here. 2195 Broad St., Cranston, 401-461-2300, bastaonbroad.com


15. Feast and Fettle 🥡

Feast and Fettle is offering Thanksgiving meal delivery, including herb turkey breast with housemade gravy, brown sugar mustard baked ham, Thanksgiving stuffing meatballs with fresh cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes, cornbread stuffing, herb sourdough stuffing, sweet potato casserole with pecan oat topping, roasted acorn squash with maple sea salt butter, kale and Brussels sprout salad with apple cider vinegar dressing and more. Seven Stars durum rolls and and locally made desserts and pies are also available for delivery. Dishes are priced by the number of servings for each person, but desserts are priced by item. Order by November 17 at noon for free delivery on Wednesday, November 23. No membership is required to order. Place your order here. feastandfettle.com


16. The Mooring 🍽️ 

The Mooring is offering its full menu for Thanksgiving, plus holiday specials from noon to 7 p.m.. Entrées feature roasted Helger’s Farm turkey with whipped garlic mashed potatoes; roasted Brussels sprouts; arrot and pearl onion, apple-pancetta-sage stuffing, whole berry cranberry sauce and brown butter-bourbon turkey gravy, as well as a seafood risotto with butter poached lobster, mussels, shrimp, saffron risotto, fennel-petit herb salad and blood orange-sea urchin beurre blanc. Appetizers like roasted pumpkin and lobster bisque and truffled devil eggs, along with desserts like pecan pie, are also available. To make a reservation, visit mooringrestaurant.com or call 401-846-2260. 1 Sayers Wharf, Newport, 401-846-2260, mooringrestaurant.com


17. Newport Vineyards 🥡

Let Newport Vineyards’ culinary team help with your Thanksgiving dinner. The vineyard is offering everything from cheese and charcuterie with dried fruit, jam, pickles and more for $50 to all the fixings for $250 (a package that includes Rhody Coyote brined turkey breast, garlic herb mashed potatoes, apple sage stuffing, honey roasted local vegetables, sweet and cheesy butternut casserole, cranberry jam, vineyard snowflake rolls, honey butter, love gravy and a pumpkin Swiss roll for dessert. You can also order all sides separately, portioned for two or four people, including turkey breast, baked mac and cheese, apple sage stuffing, honey sage roasted vegetables, classic potato gratin, roasted Rhode Island mushrooms, sweet and cheesy butternut casserole and herbed garlic whipped local potatoes. Fresh sourdough bread (shaped like a pumpkin), chocolate chip cookies, pumpkin coffee cake, pies, rolls, wines, beer and more are also all available for purchase and pickup. Everything is made in-house using only local farm ingredients. Heating instructions will be provided. All orders must be placed by 5 p.m. on Sunday, November 20. Orders must be picked up by 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 24, in the marketplace. Place your order here. 909 East Main Rd., Middletown, 401-848-5161, newportvineyards.com


18. Sin 🥡

Sin in Providence is offering online ordering for all Thanksgiving desserts, including freshly baked cupcakes, cookies, pies and cakes. Orders must be made by Sunday, November 20, at noon here or by calling the shop. Orders will be available for pickup on Wednesday the 23rd. Local delivery is also available. Want to gift someone else with a Thanksgiving treat? Sin offers shippable Krispy and brownie boxes. Order those here. 1413 Westminster St., Providence, 369-8427, eatwicked.com 


19.  Edgewood Cheese Shop 🥡

The cheese shop has expanded its options for Thanksgiving. Choose from three different collections (Cheese Night, Cheese Spread or Cheese Party) to send hand-selected cheeses to your friends and family. Collections start at $75 and can be ordered in the shop or on their website. The traditional Thanksgiving platter is also available in three sizes ($95-$175) and includes cheeses, meats, jams, honey, fruit, nuts, crackers and sliced baguette. Pre-orders can be placed by calling the shop or ordering online. Orders will be available for pick-up Thanksgiving Eve from 11 a.m.–5 p.m. 1828 Broad St., Cranston, 401-941-2400, edgewoodcheeseshop.com


20. Bayberry Garden 🥡

From savory to sweet, Bayberry Garden Bayberry Garden has your Thanksgiving menus covered. The dinner option serves four for $300 and includes turkey, stout and sage stuffing, brown butter cornbread stuffing, smoked potato gratin, roasted sweet potatoes, Brussels sprouts, cranberry relish and parker house rolls. Savory a la carte options include apple sage sourdough, oysters, cheese and charcuterie and more, plus sweet options like chocolate pecan pie, pumpkin pie and egg nog ice cream. Bayberry also, of course, can provide the libations. Go for the large format cocktails like the ‘returning native’ (2 oz of rye, Japanese whisky, black walnut and orange) and the espresso martini, or grab a couple bottles of hand-picked wine. Orders close on Saturday, November 19. Pickup is Wednesday, November 23, from 5–9 p.m. or Thursday, November 24, from 9–11 a.m. Reheating instructions will be included. Order online here. Bayberry Garden, 225 Dyer St., Providence, 401-642-5013, bayberrygarden.com.


21. Bellini Providence 🍽️ 

Located inside the Beatrice hotel, Bellini Providence is inviting locals and visitors alike to join them on Thanksgiving day for a a delicious four-course dinner, featuring creative takes on seasonal favorites with the restaurant’s signature contemporary Italian flair. The first course will consist of arugula with slice apple, toasted almonds and shaved parmesan and shaved fennel, followed by a second course of ravioli filled with pumpkin on a light roasted pumpkin sauce and crispy sage. For the main course, guests will enjoy a slow roasted organic turkey, charred baby carrots and turnips and ash potatoes with cranberry gastrique. Finally, pumpkin pie with cinnamon and whipped cream or pumpkin sorbet will round off the meal. Make a reservation here. Thanksgiving will also kick off Bellini’s holiday-themed luxury gift box offering. Order the 1931 Gift Box (which includes a virgin Bellini, organic egg pasta tagliarelle Cipriani, organic Pomod’oro Cipriani, little salt peanuts and hand-wrapped fugassa Cipriani) for $129, or the Gift Box Giulietta (hand-wrapped fugassa Cipriani, virgin Bellini and cacao chocolate) for $99. Both gift boxes are available for purchase at Bellini Providence, or can be ordered online here90 Westminster St., Providence, 443-2960, thebeatrice.com


22. The George 🍽️ 

The George on Washington in Providence will be open for Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday, November 24, from 12 to 6 p.m. Starters options run the gamut from colossal shrimp cocktail and scallops wrapped in bacon to roasted buffalo cauliflower and shrimp and artichoke ala mama served with pesto toast points. For mains, guests will have their pick of an oven roasted turkey dinner (served with house made stuffing, mashed and sweet potatoes, glazed carrots and cranberry sauce), lobster- and crab-filled ravioli, veal rollatini, chicken Francaise, prime rib-eye Milanese, swordfish steak and more. Make your reservation here. 121 Washington St., Providence, 401-642-6840, thegeorgerestaurantri.com


23. Kin 🥡

For those whose cooking skills extend as far as “heat and serve,” Kin in Providence has the Thanksgiving option for you. At $300 a piece, Kin’s customizable dinner box serves eight to ten people and consists of six different menu items (choose between turkey breast, baked chicken, brown sugar ham, collard greens with smoked turkey, candied yams, mashed potatoes with gravy, cornbread stuffing, mac and cheese and cornbread). Orders must be made by Saturday, November 19, and customers may choose their pickup time between 12 and 9 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23. 71 Washington St., Providence, 401-537-7470, kinpvd.com


24. Wright’s Farm Restaurant 🍽️

Wright’s Farm Restaurant will be open for Thanksgiving from noon–4 p.m., serving its usual family-style chicken and steak dinners. The family-style chicken dinners include baked chicken, pasta and sauce, french fries, salad and fresh-baked rolls. A sirloin steak dinner is also available. Reservations are going fast but can be made by phone at 401-769-2856, anytime Thursday-Sunday noon–8 p.m., and online at wrightsfarm.com. 84 Inman Rd., Burrillville, 401-769-2856, wrightsfarm.com


25. The Trap/Safehouse 🍽️ 

On Thanksgiving Eve, Wednesday, November 23, The Trap and Safehouse will be hosting a Full Building Takeover party. There will be live entertainment from DJ Face upstairs at The Trap and Rugburn downstairs at Safehouse starting at 9 p.m. You can book a table at Safehouse and receive a VIP cocktail table when the live music starts. On Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 24, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Trap Brew Pub and Grill will be hosting their nineteenth annual Complimentary Customer Appreciation Thanksgiving Brunch. During this time, guests are encouraged to come to the Trap for a hearty brunch consisting of all the breakfast essentials such as eggs, sausage, bacon and more. To top it off, there will also be a Build Your Own Bloody Mary Bar. 195 Old Forge Rd, East Greenwich, 401-885-4999, thetrapri.com


26. Finn’s Harborside

Okay, this last one won’t be able to offer you Thanksgiving day plans, but rather something to fun to do the night before. On Wednesday, November 23, Finn’s is hosting the biggest going out night of the year! The party will take place from 9 p.m.  to 1 a.m., with a live DJ playing in the downstairs bar and dining room. They are no longer accepting reservations for Thanksgiving day, but the upstairs and downstairs bar will be open all day. To view Finn’s Harborside Thanksgiving Eve Party, visit https://fb.me/e/tbYAuzsZp. 38 Water St., East Greenwich, 401-884-6363, finnsharborside.com