Thanksgiving dinner

If you’re looking to get out of the kitchen this Thanksgiving and let a restaurant do the work for you, you’ve got more than a few options.

Check out which local restaurants are serving Thanksgiving dinner.

Bistro 27: A three-course prix fixe menu from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. $42.50 adults, $21.25 children ages 7 and younger. Reservations required. 27 W. Broad St., (804) 780-0086. Check out the menu at

The Boathouse (all four locations): A Thanksgiving buffet from 1 to 6 p.m. $45 adults, $19 for ages 6-12 and free for ages 5 and younger. Reservations suggested. Sunday Park in Brandermill, 4602 Millridge Parkway, (804) 744-2545; Rockett’s Landing, 4708 E. Old Main St., (804) 622-2628; and Short Pump, 11800 W. Broad St., (804) 360-7200; Hopewell, 701 W. Randolph Road, (804) 616-4222 Check out the menu at

Old Original Bookbinder’s: Three-course traditional feast from noon to 4 p.m. $59 adults, $16.95 for ages 11 and younger. Reservations required. 2306 E. Cary St., (804) 643-6900. Check out the menu at bookbinders

Camden’s Dogtown Market: “The 5th Annual Orphan’s Thanksgiving Dinner” from 3 to 7 p.m. $22 per person; reservations recommended. Limited to parties of three or fewer. 201 W. Seventh St., (804) 745-6488.

Doubletree by Hilton Richmond-Midlothian: A Thanksgiving buffet from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Adults $35, Children 12 and under $14. Reservation recommended. 1021 Koger Center Blvd., (804) 379-3800

Fleming's Steakhouse: Three-course traditional feast beginning at 11 a.m. $40. Check out the menu at 9200 Stony Point Parkway, (804) 272-7755.

Half Way House Restaurant: The Half Way House has been a local Thanksgiving staple for generations. From noon to 7 p.m., it will be serving a menu filled with traditional Thanksgiving dishes on an a la carte menu. Reservations recommended. 10301 Jefferson Davis Highway, (804) 275-1760. Check out the menu at halfway

Keagan’s Richmond: A Thanksgiving buffet served from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. $21.99 adults; $10.99 ages 10 and older. Reservations recommended. 2251 Old Brick Road, Glen Allen. (804) 360-9240 or keagans

Lemaire at The Jefferson: It’s been booked solid for months (it books six months out). 101 W. Franklin St., (804) 649-4629.

Maple & Pine: The restaurant inside the Quirk Hotel is doing a special three-course menu from 1 to 5:30 p.m. $65 per person. Reservations required. 201 W. Broad St., (804) 340-6050. Check out the full menu at

Max’s on Broad: Full menu plus special Thanksgiving turkey dinner from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. $28 for special dinner with “all the fixin’s” ($14 for kids). Reservations recommended. 305 Brook Road, (804) 225-0400. Check out the menu at

Patrick Henry Pub & Grille: Thanksgiving buffet with seatings at noon, 2, 4 and 6 p.m. $28 adults, $14 ages 12 and younger in advance; $35/$18 for walk-ins. Reservations recommended. 2300 E. Broad St., (804) 644-4242. See the menu at

Sam Miller’s: Three-course prix fixe menu for $45 per person from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Reservations accepted. 1210 E. Cary St., (804) 644-5465. Check out the menu at

Strawberry Street Cafe: Four-course prix fixe menu from 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. for $29.95 per person, $14.95 for ages 6 to 12. Kids 5 and younger eat free. Reservations accepted. 421 N. Strawberry St., (804) 353-6860. See the menu at

Shula’s America’s Steakhouse: Thanksgiving dinner buffet at the Hilton Richmond Hotel & Spa/Short Pump served from 1 to 7 p.m. $42.95 adults, $19.95 for kids 11 and under. Reservations recommended. 12042 W. Broad St., (804) 565-7000. Check out the menu at

Tarrant’s Cafe: This downtown spot will be open for the Thanksgiving holiday and will offer a special turkey dinner plus its regular menu (and the restaurant is offering its regular delivery service). $28 for turkey diners. Open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Reservations recommended. 1 W. Broad St. (804) 225-0035 or

Tarrant’s West: Go west for Tarrant’s special turkey dinner plus its regular menu. $28 for turkey diners. Open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Reservations recommended. 11129 Three Chopt Road. (804) 205-9009 or

TJ’s at The Jefferson: You guessed it, it’s been booked solid for months. Let this be a reminder that Mother’s Day is coming up. 101 W. Franklin St., (804) 649-4672.

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