November 10, 2018

Celebrate Thanksgiving in Tampa Bay with everything from dishes to drinks

Let someone else do the cooking (and bartending) on Thanksgiving. This seasonal guide steers Tampa Bay toward everything from Turkey Day dishes to drinks, including some local merriment before the big meal.

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4 Rivers Smokehouse
Various locations, Tampa Bay.
4 Rivers accepts holiday orders till Nov. 17. Turkeys, which can feed a family of 14 to 16, are brined, seasoned and slow hickory smoked; side dishes include Southern green beans and sweet potato casserole. The smokehouse’s seasonal sandwich, The Pilgrim, has also arrived for the month.
Photo via 4 Rivers Smokehouse

4 Rivers Smokehouse


Various locations, Tampa Bay.
4 Rivers accepts holiday orders till Nov. 17. Turkeys, which can feed a family of 14 to 16, are brined, seasoned and slow hickory smoked; side dishes include Southern green beans and sweet potato casserole. The smokehouse’s seasonal sandwich, The Pilgrim, has also arrived for the month.
Photo via 4 Rivers Smokehouse
Locale Market
Sundial, 179 Second Ave. N., St. Petersburg.
Place a holiday catering order for an entire feast, or a la carte trimmings such as apple and pancetta sprouts and house-made sweets like chocolate bourbon pecan pie. All requests must be submitted before 9 p.m. Nov. 16.
Photo via Locale Market

Locale Market


Sundial, 179 Second Ave. N., St. Petersburg.
Place a holiday catering order for an entire feast, or a la carte trimmings such as apple and pancetta sprouts and house-made sweets like chocolate bourbon pecan pie. All requests must be submitted before 9 p.m. Nov. 16.
Photo via Locale Market
Maggiano’s Little Italy
203 Westshore Plaza, Tampa.
Dine in over a four-course, family-style spread with your loved ones, or take a meal package to-go. Either way, that pumpkin praline cheesecake awaits.
Photo via Maggiano’s

Maggiano’s Little Italy


203 Westshore Plaza, Tampa.
Dine in over a four-course, family-style spread with your loved ones, or take a meal package to-go. Either way, that pumpkin praline cheesecake awaits.
Photo via Maggiano’s
Bon Appétit Restaurant
148 Marina Plaza, Dunedin.
Choose from an all-you-can-eat buffet in the Sunset Ballroom or a four-course seated dinner in the main dining area. Reservations are highly recommended.
Photo via Bon Appétit Restaurant

Bon Appétit Restaurant


148 Marina Plaza, Dunedin.
Choose from an all-you-can-eat buffet in the Sunset Ballroom or a four-course seated dinner in the main dining area. Reservations are highly recommended.
Photo via Bon Appétit Restaurant
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Various locations, Tampa Bay.
A three-course feast embracing tradition rings in the special occasion. But don't worry — the regular selection of swanky grub is served as well.
Photo via Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Ruth’s Chris Steak House


Various locations, Tampa Bay.
A three-course feast embracing tradition rings in the special occasion. But don't worry — the regular selection of swanky grub is served as well.
Photo via Ruth’s Chris Steak House