stuffed-turkeyCooking isn’t for everyone, so if you’d rather eat out this Thanksgiving, there are plenty of Intown restaurants open for holiday feasts. Here’s at look at some of the restaurants open on Nov. 26. You can find more at

Atmosphere Bistro
Tuck into a four-course meal at the bistro located inside a historic cottage. $45 per person. 1620 Piedmont Ave.

Fogo de Chao

If you want something more exotic for your holiday meal, try a Brazilian feast with Churrasco buffet and wine. $51.95 per person. 3101 Piedmont Road.

The Capitol Grille
The executive chef will be cooking favorite Thanksgiving dishes as well as the restaurant’s full menu. 255 East Paces Ferry.

BLT Steak
The Downtown restaurant will have a special Thanksgiving Day menu and will also offer complete family dinners to go. 45 Ivan Allen Blvd.

South City Kitchen Midtown
Known for its modern take on southern cuisine, South City Kitchen will be offering a three-course, prix fixe menu of holiday favorites. $45 per person. 1144 Crescent Ave.

Seasons 52
The Buckhead restaurant will be serving a traditional Thanksgiving dinner made from fresh farm-to-table ingredients. 3050 Peachtree Road.

The Colonnade
It doesn’t get any more southern or traditional than The Colonnade’s four-course Thanksgiving meal. $22 per person. 1879 Cheshire Bridge Road.

The Virginia Highland mainstay is offering its popular Thanksgiving To Go with all the fixins. The cost is $135 for four prepared dinners. Call (404) 872-0904 to order your feast or order online at

Legal Sea Foods
If you’d rather have surf and turf for your holiday meal, the seafood eatery in Downtown has you covered. There will be everything from stuffed turkey to stuffed lobster on the menu. 275 Baker St.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Whether you eat the Centennial Park location in Downtown (267 Marietta St.) or in Buckhead (3285 Peachtree Road), you can choose from the regular menu or a traditional turkey dinner. $39.95 per person.

McCormick & Schmick’s
Head down to CNN Center in Downtown for seafood or a traditional Thanksgiving meal. 190 Marietta St.

Fire of Brazil
Get your meat sweats at lunch for $26.50 per person, includes everything on the salad bar, side items and 16 cuts of meat, plus traditional Thanksgiving fixings. Dinner is $41.50 per person. 218 Peachtree St.

The brasserie and café in Inman Park is offering Thankgiving meals-to-go, which can be ordered a la carte. Turkey, mac and cheese, green bean casserole, cornbread stuffing and your choice of pie is all on the menu. Order by Nov. 23 for Nov. 25 pickup. 240 N. Highland Ave.

D.B.A. Barbecue
Smoked turkey, sweet cornbread dressing, green casserole and all the other classic sides are all available to go from the VaHi restaurant. All orders must be received by 5 p.m. on Nov. 23. To place your order call D.B.A. Barbecue at (404) 249-5010.

Ted’s Montana Grill
The Midtown location at 1874 Peachtre Road will be open 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day offering its regular menu as well as a roast turkey feast. Guest can make reservations by calling (404) 355-3897.

The Phipp’s Plaza restaurant will be serving up Thanksgiving lunch and dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. The cost is $50 per adult, $15 per child. Reservations are necessary for this event and can be made by calling (404) 844.4810.

Petite Auberge
Petite Auberge, 2935 North Druid Hills Road, invites the entire family to enjoy a four-course Thanksgiving Day meal, includeing a choice of hot soup, fresh salad, gourmet entree and dessert. Prices range from $29.95 to $39.95 for the four-course meals that include chicken, fish, steak, lamb and veal selections, as well as traditional turkey with all the trimmings. There is also a kids’ menu with soup or salad, choice of entree and dessert, for $9.95. Reservations, available from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., are recommended by calling (404) 634-6268. For more info, visit

Cafe Sunflower
For those with dietary restrictions, the holidays can be a challenging time when it comes to enjoying festive foods. Cafe Sunflower offers an all-vegan alternative to the traditional fixings. Each meal feeds one very hungry person. Orders may be placed for the Thanksgiving Take Home Meal online at by 9 p.m. on Nov. 23.. Customers may choose to pick up their meal at either the Cafe Sunflower Buckhead or Sandy Springs location on Nov. 25 after noon.

10th & Piedmont
10th & Piedmont’s annual traditional Thanksgiving buffet will be served Thanksgiving Day.  The all you can eat buffet is $34.95 per person, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Call (404)602-5510 for reservations.


Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.