Take the fuss out of Thanksgiving, and leave the dinner preparations to the experts. Grab your keys and head over to one of these fine dining establishments for the ultimate Thanksgiving feast.
db Bistro Moderne is going all out with a three course prix-fixe menu, includes traditional dishes like pumpkin soup, Thanksgiving turkey and pecan pie, as well as more diverse options sure to delight. Try the foie gras torch with crispy ginger, pain d’epice, brioche, follow with some local pompano with fennel confit, blistered tomatoes, focaccia and finish with a decadent gianduja chocolate bar with hazelnut mousse, praline jam, orange vodka sorbet. There is also a separate kids menu.
$65 per person. 2pm – 10pm. 255 Biscayne Boulevard Way at the JW Marriott Marquis in Miami
Located on the lobby level of The Atlantic Hotel & Spa, Beauty & the Feast Bar | Kitchen will present a prix fixe, Thanksgiving-inspired menu. Expect four rounds of traditional favorites – appetizers, salads, sides and dessert, served family style, with guest’s choice of entrée. Look forward to citrus brined turkey, double cut pork chop served with an apple raisin mostarda sauce, brioche corn bread stuffing with herbs and pumpkin mousse roulade, and chocolate pecan bourbon tart.
Seating: Thursday, November 24th, 1 p.m. – 8 p.m. The cost is $49.95 per adult, $19.95 for children under 12 years old and free for kids under 3 years old. To book your Thanksgiving Dinner at Beauty & the Feast, please call 954-567-8070 or visit www.society8.com. Beauty & the Feast is located in The Atlantic Hotel & Spa | 601 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
This Thanksgiving let the folks at James Beard award-winning chef, Michael Mina’s BOURBON STEAK restaurant handle dinner. Special Thanksgiving menu includes, roasted butternut squash soup, with Nantucket bay scallops, brown butter, wood-grilled free range turkey with brioche-cornbread-foie gras stuffing, tangerine-cranberry sauce, garlic mashed potatoes, cider glazed yams, truffled giblet gravy. Finish the meal with pumpkin pie parfait – spiced pumpkin ice cream, toasted meringue.
$85 per person, $35 per person optional wine pairings. Visit michaelmina.net
Brunch to Dinner. Eat, drink and give thanks with a mouthwatering buffet the entire family will enjoy. Features a breakfast station (until 3pm) with Belgain waffles, pancakes and an omelet station. Those who don’t want to verge too far off their diet can enjoy selections from the salad station, with english pea gazpacho with jamon, or beets with hazelnuts, goat cheese and a cabernet vinaigrette. For dinner explore the carving stations: whole turkey, smoked ham, sweet potato brulee as well as the raw bar with oysters, and caviar. Hot entrees include braised short rib, sea bass with tomesco, duck confit with ancient grains, just to mention a few. Leave room for dessert, a selection of tarts, puddings, cheesecake, cupcakes and many other options will be available.
$95 per person, plus tax and gratuity | $49 for children ages 5 through 12, children under the age of 5 are complimentary. Enhance your feast with bottomless beverages for $25 per person, plus tax and gratuity. 1 N Lauderdale inside the Ritz Carlton Fort Lauderdale