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2020 Thanksgiving Dinner Specials & Meals To-Go in Albany and the Capital Region

Although Thanksgiving is going to look a little different this year, there are still plenty of opportunities to feast on all the turkey, stuffing, and desserts that you're craving. Here in Albany and the Capital Region, local restaurants will be offering special Thanksgiving menus and meals to go. Take at look at the delectable options below and place your order ahead of time!

Featured 2020 Thanksgiving Specials

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Barnsider Restaurant (Takeout)

The Barnsider Restaurant is accepting orders for Thanksgiving dinner to go from now until November 20. The menu includes turkey with pan gravy, mashed potatoes, peas and pearl onions, savory herb stuffing, butternut squash, cranberry relish, and a side salad. The cost is $26.95 per adult and $14.95 per child.

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The Desmond Hotel (Takeout)

(NOTE: Sold out as of November 10, 2020) Leave the cooking to The Desmond Hotel this year! Their to-go dinners for Thanksgiving are available in full or half sizes to serve up to 10 guests, and they include all of your holiday favorites (like The Desmond's famous bread pudding!). Orders must be placed over the phone and picked up the day before Thanksgiving or on Thanksgiving day. The costs are $135 for the half-size dinner (4-6 guests) and $249 for the full-size dinner (8-10 guests), inclusive of tax.

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Jack's Oyster House (Takeout)

Place your order for a Thanksgiving Feast To Go from Jack's Oyster House in Albany. The restaurant's holiday meal serves 12 guests and costs $290. Each meal includes an all natural brined and basted turkey (18 lb), 1/2 pan of classic Yukon Gold whipped potatoes, 1/2 pan of parmesan green beans and roasted shallot casserole, 1/2 pan of sweet buttered corn, 1 quart of famous pan gravy, 1 pumpkin pie (12 inch), and more. All orders come with Chef Elliott's reheating instructions.

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New World Bistro Bar (Takeout)

Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner for four people from New World Bistro Bar in Albany. The restaurant's Thanksgiving Dinner To-Go Menu includes a New York raised, all-natural half turkey with all the trimmings, dessert, and choice of three sides. The cost is $180, and orders can be picked up on November 24 - 25 between 12:00pm-4:00pm.

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Restaurant Navona (Takeout)

Restaurant Navona is accepting Thanksgiving dinner takeout orders from now until November 19. Their Thanksgiving Package feeds four people and features one soup, one appetizer, three sides, and one dessert. The cost is $120 without the turkey, and $165 with the turkey. For every complete package, Navona will donate $5 to the Children's Cafe.

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2Shea Catering (Takeout)

Order your Thanksgiving dinner to go from 2Shea Catering in Albany. Each meal serves 10-12 people and includes a whole 18 lb roasted turkey, maple butternut squash, fresh green beans, candied yams, and more. The cost is $250, and orders will be available to pick up at the Italian American Community Center on November 26 from 10:00am-12:00pm.

677 Prime (Takeout)

677 Prime is continuing the tradition of their "everything but the turkey" Thanksgiving packages and a la carte options. Order a variety of appetizers, sides, sauces, and desserts that are all conveniently ready to heat and serve with instructions. Place your order by the end of the day on November 18.

Amelia's Italian Eatery (Takeout)

Amelia's Italian Eatery in Schenectady is offering a traditional Thanksgiving turkey dinner for takeout only. The pricing is $27 for one person, $90 for a family of 3-4, and $135 for a family of 4-6. Each meal includes sliced turkey and gravy, a fresh garden salad, herb stuffing, mashed potatoes, green beans, pumpkin pie, and more. All orders must be placed by November 23, and meals will be available to pick up on November 25 from 3:00pm - 8:00pm.

B-rads Catering (Takeout)

B-rads Catering's Thanksgiving Dinner Party takeout special includes an appetizer, choice of five sides, choice of one entree, and choice of one dessert. Orders are due by November 20, and you can pick up your meal on November 25 or November 26 (before 11:00am).

Dinosaur Bar-B-Que (Takeout)

Enjoy a delicious feast from Dinosaur Bar-B-Que in Troy this Thanksgiving. Their turkey packages come pre-smoked with all the fixings - just heat it up when you're ready to eat! The Turkey Deluxe" package costs $170 and serves 8-12, and the "Flying Solo" package costs $115. The final order day is November 20.

Innovo Kitchen (Takeout)

Innovo Kitchen is offering Thanksgiving meal packages that are available for curbside pickup or delivery to your home. Their packages this year include "Dinner for Two with Leftovers"
for $110, "Thanksgiving Dinner Package for 8-10" for $349, and "Everything But The Bird" for $275.

Manhattan Exchange (Takeout)

Enjoy hand-carved turkey breast, sausage stuffing with apples and dried cranberries, sweet potato souffle with candied pecans, and more from Manhattan Exchange in Schenectady. Their Thanksgiving Takeout dinner costs $150 and serves 6-8 people. Place your order and pick it up on November 26 from 10:00am-3:00pm.

MORE Perreca's Italian Restaurant (Takeout)

Check out MORE Perreca's take-home Thanksgiving Meal. This year they are offering two sizes to feed either 4-5 people or 8-10. These meals traditionally sell out year after year, so place your order early.

Turf Tavern (Takeout)

Turf Tavern in Scotia is offering a Thanksgiving Dinner that will be available for curbside pickup on November 26 from 12:00pm-4:00pm. The menu includes entree selections, family-sized dinners, sides, and desserts. Please place your order by November 19.

Umana Restaurant (Takeout)

Umana Restaurant's inaugural Thanksgiving takeout menu reflects where we are in our time in history with cuisine influenced by Vice President Elect Kamala Harris' Caribbean and Indian ancestry. Their celebration menu includes one main dish, two sides, and a dessert for two people ($50), two main dishes, four sides, and a dessert for four people ($100), and three main dishes, six sides, and a dessert for six people ($150). The full menu is available on their website, and celebration meals will be available for pickup or delivery on November 25.

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