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2021 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!

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Featured Thanksgiving Dining Specials For 2021

Barnsider Restaurant (Dine-In & Takeout)

The Barnsider Restaurant in Albany 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.

They will also be accepting reservations for dine-in on Thanksgiving, but advance reservations are highly recommended.


Crowne Plaza Albany - The Desmond Hotel, Mr. D's Restaurant (Takeout)

Leave the cooking to Mr. D's Restaurant at the Crowne Plaza Albany - The Desmond Hotel. Although they are sold out for Thanksgiving 2021, turkey dinners to go are available as of 11/3/2021. Please call 518-640-6182 to order.


Iron Works Grill (Takeout)

Have a smokin' good Thanksgiving and let Iron Works Grill do all the cooking. Enjoy a smoked turkey with cornbread stuffing, gravy, and cornbread, your choice of three sides, and a pie for dessert. This meal generously serves 4-6 people, costs $129, and quantities are limited. Be sure to order on their website today!


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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 $275 + 8% sales tax, and orders will be available to pick up at the Italian American Community Center on November 25 from 10:00am-12:00pm. The order deadline is November 19.

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 17. The Thanksgiving Sides package for 8-10 people costs $255 and the package for 18-20 people costs $395.

Arsenal City Tavern (Takeout)

Arsenal City Tavern in Watervliet has shared Thanksgiving dinner details on their Facebook page. This year they are offering a complete Thanksgiving family meal prepared by Chef Al Pollock for 10-12 adults ($269), while supplies last. There are also options for a la carte dinners, appetizers, and side dishes. Pickup will be on November 24.

The Century House (Dine-In & Takeout)

Visit The Century House's Facebook page for full details about their Thanksgiving dining options! The highlights include a complete family meal to go (4-6 people or 8-10), a four-course prix-fixe dinner at the restaurant, or a private room rental and family dinner in an Event Room (three-hour reservation).

Dinosaur Bar-B-Que (Takeout)

Enjoy a delicious feast from Dinosaur Bar-B-Que in Troy this Thanksgiving. Their pit-roasted turkey package comes with all the fixings - just heat it up when you're ready to eat! The "Turkey Deluxe" package costs $190, and the "Flying Solo" package costs $135 and includes just a pit-roasted turkey and homemade turkey giblet gravy. The final order day is November 19. Call early, quantity is limited!

Farmhouse Tap + Tavern (Takeout)

In preparation of the holiday, Farmhouse Tap + Tavern in Altamont is now taking orders for family-sized Thanksgiving dinner meals. There are options for 6-10 people and 14-18 people, and each meal includes an average size turkey, basted and cooked to perfection with fresh herbs and spices, rustic turkey gravy, house made pickles, assorted dinner rolls, two starches, two vegetables, a dessert, and more. You can order online by visiting Farmhouse Tap + Tavern's website.

Innovo Kitchen (Takeout)

Innovo Kitchen in Latham is offering Thanksgiving meal packages that are available for curbside pickup or delivery to your home. Their two main packages this year are "Dinner for Two with Leftovers" for $135 and a "Thanksgiving Dinner Package for 8-10 Guests" for $399. Orders can be placed on Innovo Kitchen's website.

Manhattan Exchange (Takeout)

Enjoy hand-carved turkey breast with rosemary gravy, sausage, cranberry and Brussels sprouts stuffing, sweet potato crunch, and more from Manhattan Exchange in Schenectady. Their Thanksgiving Takeout dinner costs $175 and serves 6 people. Call to place your order and pick it up on November 25 from 11:00am-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. Your family will enjoy the roasted turkey breast, turkey gravy, harvest stuffing, creamy mashed potatoes, candied yams, cranberry sauce, and more. These meals traditionally sell out year after year, so place your order early. Pickup will be on Thanksgiving morning from 9:00am-12:00pm.

Restaurant Navona (Takeout)

Restaurant Navona in Albany is accepting orders for their Thanksgiving Takeout package, which includes two appetizers, two sides, and one dessert. You're also welcome to add the turkey as well. The full menu is available on their website, and orders must be placed by November 17.

Route 20 Cafe and Deli (Dine-In & Takeout)

Located in Albany, Route 20 Cafe and Deli is ready to help you out on Thanksgiving. Their menu includes appetizers, sides, soups, and desserts that will please even the pickiest of guests. Check out the full menu on their Facebook page and place your order early. There will also be limited indoor and outdoor seating, and free local delivery is available.

Saati Deli & Catering (Takeout)

Feast on a delicious Thanksgiving dinner from Saati Deli & Catering in Latham. To make the holiday easy for families, the local deli and catering company is offering a Complete Thanksgiving Package for 10-12 people or 4-6 people, as well as a la carte pricing for side dishes, appetizers, and desserts. The full menu is available to view on their Facebook page, and meals can be picked up on November 25 between 9:00am-2:00pm. Delivery is available for a $50 fee.

Turf Tavern (Takeout)

Turf Tavern in Scotia is offering a Thanksgiving Dinner that will be available for curbside pickup on November 25 from 11:30am-4:00pm. The menu includes entree selections, family-sized dinners, sides, and desserts. Please place your order by November 18 by calling Turf Tavern or ordering your meal on their website.

Via Fresca (Takeout)

Via Fresca in Albany is looking forward to serving your family this Thanksgiving. On their Facebook page, the restaurant has posted their Thanksgiving takeout options, which include a Complete Thanksgiving Package, a la carte dishes and sides, platters, and desserts. All orders must be placed by November 20, so browse the menu and call them to place your order soon.

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