In: Eating21 Nov 2014
Here are the best places out West serving Thanksgiving dinner, or preparing the entire meal to go, with links to more details:
Hudson’s on the Bend will be serving from a special a la carte menu (including pecan-smoked wild turkey with wild-boar cornbread dressing) at two sittings, from 11-4 and from 6-9.
Turduckens from Stuffed Cajun Meat Market. A Cajun turducken is a boneless duck breast inside a boneless chicken, stuffed in a boneless turkey, with your choice of five stuffings. Each feeds 10-15 people. Reserve early, because they always run out!
Rolling in Thyme & Dough in Dripping Springs will have Holiday Feasts and dishes to go, as well as 23 desserts, available for pickup on Wednesday.
Rudy’s Bar-B-Q will have whole smoked turkeys to feed ten to twelve people, with or without “sause,” from $47.95 to $53.95. Available for pickup Monday through Wednesday.
Los Pinos is offering an elaborate 3-course menu with choices including crab cakes, grilled shrimp, grilled salmon, Angus ribeye, roasted rack of lamb or veal scallopini from 11-3, $26 per person.
Two Saints Baking offers three sizes of takeout dinners, serving from four to 16, with roasted turkey, all the sides and pie. $120-275. You can order a la carte dishes and pies as well.
Gumbo’s Bee Cave offers takeout Thanksgiving dinners featuring a deep-fried whole turkey, roast turkey, ham, or shrimp with sides, gumbos and salads to feed four, six or eight. Cheesecake, bread pudding and Key lime pie also available.
Steiner Ranch Steakhouse has smoked prime rib, smoked turkeys, chocolate bourbon pecan pies and pumpkin cheesecakes. Order ahead!
Whole Food Bee Cave offers a variety of Thanksgiving dinners, including turkey, ham and vegan options, complete with sides. Prices start at $59.
Canyon of the Eagles Resort hosts a large Thanksgiving buffet including roast turkey and beef tenderloin. $42 per person (kids $20), with seatings at 11 am, 1:30 and 4 pm.
Cabernet Grill in Fredericksburg is serving a Thanksgiving buffet from 11 to 4, including roast turkey, ham and prime rib. $35 per person.