SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — Dinner tables across San Diego will be set with all the trimmings this Thanksgiving, but that doesn't mean everyone is eating in.
Many local restaurants will also offer special dinners, complete with turkey, stuffing, and traditional dishes. Perfect for those who prefer to skip the mess at home or would rather head out for dinner.
Reservations are recommended any diners choose to go.
But no matter where dinner is served at these restaurants, diners will without a doubt be satisfied with what chefs are cooking:
20|Twenty (Carlsbad): Enjoy a buffet of traditional Thanksgiving dishes like mashed potatoes, carved turkey, stuffing, and sweet potatoes for breakfast and dinner times. Reservations for adult buffets can be purchased for $89 and children's buffets for $30.
International Smoke (Del Mar): International Smoke is cooking up a delicious menu featuring smoked turkey, coffee-rubbed prime rib, grilled verlasso salmon, mac and cheese, coconut curry cornbread, and more for Thanksgiving. Reserve a spot for the buffet at $70 per person.
George's at the Cove (La Jolla): A three-course Thanksgiving is on the menu at George's at the Cove, featuring beef carpaccio, turkey with mushroom stuffing, roasted pork chop, locally-caught yellowtail and swordfish, and more. Dinners begin at $71 per person.
JRDN Restaurant (Pacific Beach): JRDN is prepping up three-course meals featuring braised short ribs, crab toast, a turkey dinner, risotto, stuffing, sweet potato, and more. Dinners range from $50-$70 per person and $25 for children 12 and under.
Bleu Bohème (Kensington): Enjoy french cuisine this Thanksgiving at Bleu Bohème, where chefs are serving crab croquette, roasted turkey, King salmon, short ribs, fresh beats and more on their menu. Dinners are $65 per person and $19.95 for children 12 and under.
Louisiana Purchase (North Park): Louisiana Purchase is open on Thanksgiving from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. for dinner, where you can enjoy dishes like shrimp sliders, crab fingers, gumbo, fried chicken, and more.
Mister A's (Downtown): Mister A's is serving up a magnificent view of downtown San Diego along with three-course dinners featuring roasted turkey, lamb, scallops, beet salad, lobster bisque, mac and cheese, and more. Dinners are $79.50 per person.
ALBACA (Coronado): Coronado's ALBACA will treat guests to Thanksgiving dinners featuring butternut squash, jalapeno chimichurri, prime rib, slow-cooked turkey, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, and more. Dinners are $75 for adults and $30 for children 12 and under.