Looking for someone else to brave the heat in the kitchen this Thanksgiving? Whether your little ones crave pumpkin pie topped with heaps of whipped cream, or you’re looking to dine over a smorgasbord of traditional trimmings in front of the Lions’ game, there’s a local restaurant near you waiting to make your holiday hankerings come true.
There are even substitutes and condescend menus to appease appetites for unconventional fare, and to-go deals for those who want to dine at home without all the hassle. Check out these restaurants offering Thanksgiving dinner takeout in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties.
- Address: The Inn at St. John’s, 44045 Five Mile Road, Plymouth
- Phone: 734-357-5700
Looking for an easy, tasty way to spend Thanksgiving with the family? This steakhouse is offering their regular menu for takeout. Find burgers, grilled butternut squash, filet mignon and more. Watch out for their annual extended Thanksgiving menu, too.
- Address: 20333 Hall Road, Macomb Township
- Phone: 586-226-8838
For Thanksgiving, the menu offers traditional options including turkey breast, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetable and cranberry sauce for $17.99.
This Buca-style turkey feast can accommodate a small party at home. The small (feeds three people) is $78.99 and the large (feeds six people) is $148. Pans include the traditional fixings such as turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, green beans and pumpkin pie. You can order Italian extras like pasta, too.
- Address: 5725 Rochester Road, Troy
- Phone: 248-828-2825
Menu items for the turkey dinner include sweet potatoes, mashed potatoes, stuffing, vegetables and more. No preorders necessary.
- Address: 2800 W. Big Beaver Road, Troy
- Phone: 248-649-5300
This spot’s Thanksgiving At Home option includes brioche stuffing, French green beans, mashed potatoes and more. Order ahead and choose your pick-up date to be Nov. 24-25.
- Address: 3660 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor
- Phone: 734-213-9800
Enjoy as delicious turkey dinner with all the sides and dessert or, if you’re not feeling the turkey, sub steak or salmon for an additional charge — or a vegetarian substitute for no charge.
- Address: Inside the Mall at Partridge Creek, 17440 Hall Road, Clinton Township
- Phone: 586-464-9463
For just $169, you can order a heat-and-serve meal that features butternut squash soup, a house salad, slow-roasted turkey, homemade cranberry sauce, stuffing, potatoes and more. Limited quantities and pre-ordering is required by Nov. 19, 2021.
- Address: 16655 19 Mile Road, Clinton Township
- Phone: 586-286-8435
Ernie’s Thanksgiving Day Grand Buffet has been a tradition in Clinton Township for over 30 years. This year’s take-out only option features a traditional turkey dinner that comes with white breast turkey, Grandma’s stuffing, whipped potatoes and more for just $30/person. You can also take a complete turkey to go for $324.95.
- Addresses: 323 N. Old Woodward Ave., Birmingham (248-723-0134); 17400 Haggerty Road, Livonia (734-542-9463)
Call the location nearest you to place your order for herb-roasted turkey and all the fixings. Thanksgiving menu is $49/person.
- Address: 1701 Trumball, Detroit
- Phone: 313-742-2672
Limited availability so the cut-off to order will be Nov. 9. Pick-up for all Thanksgiving pre-order items will be on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday before Thanksgiving Day.
- Address: 401 Depot St., Ann Arbor
- Phone: 734-769-0592
This spot’s Thanksgiving meal includes a 20-pound roasted turkey, cornbread stuffing, cranberry sauce, whipped potatoes, a marinated vegetable salad, two pumpkin pies and a New York Style Cheesecake for just $289. Orders must be placed by Nov. 21.
- Address: 44905 Morley Drive, Clinton Township
- Phone: 586-741-5583
You’ll have the option to pick up your Thanksgiving meal hot or cold. The dinner includes sliced Amish turkey, creamy mac and cheese, natural gravy, buttered green beans and more for $99.
- Address: 306 S. Main St., Rochester
- Phone: 248-651-2266
Enjoy a traditional all-American turkey dinner, complete with slow roasted white and dark meat with gravy, apple herb stuffing, buttered mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, cranberry sauce and more. Individual meals are $28/person and 4-6 guests is $150.
- Address: The Townsend Hotel, 100 Townsend St., Birmingham
- Phone: 248-642-5999
This grill is offering an all-out Thanksgiving dinner, for 2-4 people for $95/person. Enjoy everything from Michigan Fall Salad to turkey, sides and even dessert. You can even add on cocktails.
- Address: 27380 Van Dyke Ave., Warren
- Phone: 586-754-8383
Call ahead or go online to order your meal that is filled with choices from this spot’s buffet including minestrone soup, oven-roasted turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, homemade stuffing and more. Advance notice is required.
- Address: 31816 Utica Road, Fraser
- Phone: 586-415-5678
Pick up your Thanksgiving meal curbside at this Fraser spot. Find meals for 5 people for $150 and for 10 people for $275. Options include smoked polish sausage with sauerkraut, homemade meatballs and gravy, jellied cranberries, stuffing and more.
- Address: 4421 Woodward Ave., Detroit
- Phone: 313-832-5700
All of their Thanksgiving dinners are served with a first course, main course and dessert course for $79.95. The vegetarian option is $69.95 and the kid’s turkey dinner is $49 for ages 10 and under.
- Address: 2501 Jackson Ave., Ann Arbor
- Phone: 734-663-3663
Enjoy a free-range bird either traditional oven-roasted or coffee-spice smoked. Turkey for Two is $125, Feast for Four is $200 and Full Family Feast is $400. Add on a bottle wine to your meal and receive 30% off.
This post was originally published in 2015 and is updated regularly.
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