Don’t feel like cooking this Thanksgiving? No worries because there are some pretty delicious ways to ring in the holiday without pre-heating that oven. From spots to dine Thanksgiving Day to places to pre-order a meal for the family to share at home, check out some of the festive specials on our radar.


If you’ve been wating to try the new Michelin-starred and James Beard Award-nominated KOREAN STEAKHOUSE™, COTE, Thanksgiving may be the time. Head on over for their prix fixe Thanksgiving Day Feast that will feature a selection of four cuts and savory accompaniments of egg souffle, japchae and galbi jjim ($85 per person). MORE INFO

Matador Room

Looking for a change of scenery this Thanksgiving? Matador Room is a fantastic offering. The Miami Beach Edition based restaurant will be offering both an a la carte and prix fixe menu ($159 adults, $69 children). Some dishes we’re drooling over include the Roasted Delicata Squash , Charred Octopus, Roasted Turkey and the Pumpkin Tres Leches. MORE INFO

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Mimi’s Miami

Edgewater’s newest cafe and bistro, Mimi’s Miami, is just waiting for you to give them the green light to cook for you this Thanksgiving. Now until 6PM November 18th, they’re accepting pre-orders for their prix fixe Thanksgiving meal that consists of appetizer salad, soup, entree, sides and dessert (house wines are available at additional cost). The minimum order size is for four and the menu isn’t available for dine-in, pick-up only. MORE INFO

Bay 13

Gather all your friends and family at home and let Bay 13 do the cooking. This year, with freshly sourced turkeys from Lake Meadow Farms in hand, Bay 13 is offering a Thanksgiving Feast fit for royalty. Along with your 12-14lb Heritage Breed Turkey, you have a choice of  five sides, two bottles of Oxford Landing wine, and both an apple and pumpkin pie. Orders must be placed before 5PM on November 18th. MORE INFO

Toothfairy Bakery

If sweets are top of your list, Pasty Chef Dallas Wynn is serving up some of her whimsical pie creations for Thanksgiving at Toothfairy Bakery this year. You can pre-order your Apple pie, pumpkin pie, pecan pie, and even Apple Pecan Cheesecake. Pies are available for pre-order and pick-up through November 23rd. MORE INFO

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Osteria Morini

Osteria Morini will be ushering in the occasion with a delicious smorgasbord of your Thanksgiving favorites with a Northern Italian flair. You can choose to dine on Thanksgiving Day or pre-order to share the meal at home. Pick-up orders must be placed by November 23rd. MORE INFO

Union Kitchen & Bar

If you’re willing to make the drive up north to Wilton Manors this Thanksgiving, you’ll be able to leave the cooking and wine pairings to husband and wife team Chef Christie Tenaud and Sommelier Roberto Colombi at Union Kitchen & Bar. New to the neighborhood, they’re offering a special à la carte holiday menu, featuring an array of festive dishes. We’re talking Pumpkin Ravioli, Stuffed Delicata Squash, Apple Cider Doughnuts, and of course, The Turkey Plate. MORE INFO

Stiltsville Fish Bar

Craving seafood? Spend Thanksgiving with a three-course family-style meal at Stiltsville Fish Bar. Their menu will feature Bay Leaf & Citrus-Crusted Fried Turkey Breast, smoked fish dip, grilled mango salad, conch fritters, and more ($65 per person). MORE INFO

Sérêvène at Hotel Greystone

Sérêvène, the Hotel Greystone’s signature restaurant, is where French rotisserie traditions meet Japanese izakaya. This year they have created a prix fixe Thanksgiving menu specifically curated to be equally experiential and flavorful. The menu will run $119 per person and will have the option to include a wine pairing for $59. A few menu items that stand out to us are the Winter Squash Bisque, the Turkey Confit Crépinette and the Tarte Tartin with Holiday Spices. MORE INFO

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Wynwood Brewing Co.

Celebrate the holiday a little early by heading to Wynwood Brewing Co. on November 22nd for a six-course extravaganza that will feature dishes from the brewery’s culinary pop-up partners (including Pizzella, Cluckin’ Right Chicken, Madrecitas, and Peacock Ramen). Pair that with unlimited 10-oz. beers, and a specially curated gift to take home and it’s a certified party. MORE INFO

Fuego Y Mar at The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach

You’ll find the influence of coastal Latin America weaved throughout your meal at Fuego Y Mar at The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach. Start a new tradition by taking the whole family to a Thanksgiving Day Brunch where you’ll dive into a buffet-style selection of traditional Thanksgiving classics with a twist ($175 per person). MORE INFO


Enjoy a Southern-style Thanksgiving dinner thanks to Yardbird this holiday. Complete with Bourbon Brown Butter Glazed Yams, biscuits, Herb Roasted Turkey, and even a mulled wine package, you can get full on their offerings either to-go or on site on Thanksgiving Day. MORE INFO

Stubborn Seed

Still nursing that sweet tooth? Pastry Chef Ana De Sa Martins is offering an array of festive Thanksgiving pies at Stubborn Seed. Flavors include Pecan Pie with orange zest and smoked maldon salt; Pumpkin Creme Pie with torched meringue; and Caramel Apple Pie with cinnamon crumble. The last day to order is November 19th for pick-up starting November 22nd. MORE INFO

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For all our friends who still want to create that centerpiece Turkey to go along with restaurant-bought side dishes, be sure to consider locally-owned grocers and butchers like Sunshine Meat Market, Meat N’ Bone and more. Here‘s our round-up of great Miami Butchers.

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