Staying in NYC for Thanksgiving is becoming increasingly popular. The desire to avoid expensive travel, hometown drama, and stuffing yourself with wine and turkey to get through your family’s colorful political conversations is more appealing every year. If you’ve made the bold choice to stay in town, we’ve got Thanksgiving dinner suggestions that will help you keep the tradition alive.
Bowery Meat Company is putting down their slabs of meat to offer five courses including items like apple-chestnut soup, pumpkin ravioli and of course, turkey.
Cassette is having a European three-course dinner with options for everyone, especially vegetarians, with charcuterie, salads, sage stuffing, brussel sprouts and more.
This Caribbean hot spot is bringing their delicious flavors and spices to you. Miss Lily’s turkey will feature a jerk spice rub with oxtail and okra on the side.
If you’re looking for a next level experience, head over to Eleven Madison Park where you can enjoy entrees that include the traditional turkey as well as foie gras, lobster, and chicken velouté.
Not in the mood for turkey? We recommend you check out Il Buco Alimentari e Vineria. Their family-style meal sways away from the traditional with dishes like chestnut-cloumage agnolotti folden with porcini mushrooms. With dishes like that, who needs turkey!
Still looking to indulge your sweet tooth? Head over to Little Pie Company, which we previously recommended because it’s that good. Pick up a slice or go big and get a whole pie! We won’t tell anyone.