You don't have to celebrate Thanksgiving on just one day or in just one place. Several restaurants are offering Thanksgiving Eve meals, just so you can get in some extra time with friends and family, which is truly something to be thankful for. Or, if you need the meal to be delivered to your home, that can be arranged, too.
Tim the Girl
Kale is a seasonal item you can serve at Thanksgiving.
is offering special delivery for holiday meals. You can order the full meal, except for the turkey, for $300. The menu includes: Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Candied Pecans; Mashed Potatoes; Tarragon Gravy; Sage Wild Rice and Multigrain Dressing; Cider Braised Purple Cabbage; Sautee of Shaved Kale with Lemon Zest; Chili and Maple Roasted Sweet Potatoes; Golden Beet and Turnip Puff; and Cranberry Relish.
"Everything you need for a fabulous Thanksgiving feast but the turkey," she writes. "Stick one in your oven in the morning so when your guests arrive and you pull it out, along with all the fixings by Tim the Girl, they will assume you've been working for days!" Each dish feeds 6-8. Delivery is Wednesday, Nov. 27. Call (646) 241-6907.
Tre Trattoria Downtown,
401 S. Alamo St., is having a 'Tre-Giving' at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 23. Jason Dady and Becker Vineyards are presenting a wine dinner in which the proceeds will be used to buy Thanksgiving dinners for three families in need. The five-course meal, which features dishes such as Seared Duck Breast with Roasted Chanterelles, Padron Peppers, Taleggio Fondula and Saba, will be paired with Becker wines. The cost of the dinner is $75 plus tax and tip. Call (210) 223-0401.
Tre Downtown as well as Tre Alamo Heights
, 4003 Broadway and BIN 555
, 555 W. Bitters, are all having Thanksgiving-Eve Prix Fixe Menus, so you don't have to cook the night before the big meal. Each menu will offer three courses with options for each course. The menus will be in addition to the regular dinner menus and the cost varies per restaurant. At both Tres, the price is $34.50 a person while the dinner at BIN 555 is priced at $28.50 a person.