Thanksgiving 2013: Where to eat, drink & celebrate


Eat, drink and give thanks at these holiday meals


Valerie Nahmad Schimel

Eat, drink and give thanks at these holiday meals (all prices exclude tax and gratuity, unless specified otherwise)

III Forks Prime Steakhouse
Offers a four-course dinner including holiday turkey and roasted Midwest beef tenderloin. $44.95 per adult, $16.95 per child under 12, available from 4-10pm
III Forks Prime Steakhouse: 501 Silks Run, Hallandale Beach; 954-457-3920

3030 Ocean
Celebrates with an a la carte roasted turkey special as well as a $58 holiday dinner. The dinner blends butternut squash soup, roasted turkey breast and pecan pie with salted caramel ice cream.
3030 Ocean: 3030 Holiday Dr, Fort Lauderdale; 954-765-3030

Presents a three-course dinner featuring a Veuve Clicquot toast. $58 per person, available beginning at 5pm
Atrio: 1395 Brickell Ave, Miami; 305-503-6528

The Bazaar by José Andrés
Offers a special a la carte menu from 5-9pm. Highlights include Brussels sprouts, sautéed Catalan, caramelized sweet potato, salt roasted branzino and deconstructed pumpkin pie.
The Bazaar by José Andrés: 1701 Collins Ave, Miami Beach; 305-455-2990

Offers a prix-fixe menu featuring roasted turkey, black truffle mashed potatoes and pumpkin tart. $65 per person, available at lunch & dinner
Bianca at the Delano: 1685 Collins Ave, Miami Beach; 305-674-5752

BLT Steak
Offers a $75 dinner from 4-9pm. The meal features braised venison ravioli, grilled scallops, roasted prime rib of beef and truffled macaroni and cheese.
BLT Steak: 1440 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach; 305-673-0044

Blue Moon Fish Company
Celebrates with an all-day brunch available from 11am-8pm. Brunch includes rosemary roasted golden beets, ginger honey glazed ham and fig & olive rubbed leg of lamb. $53.95 per person
Blue Moon Fish Company: 4405 W Tradewinds Ave, Lauderdale-by-the Sea; 954-267-9888

Bourbon Steak
Offers specialty a la carte specials like roasted butternut squash soup, wood-grilled free range turkey and pumpkin pie. Available from 6pm to close.
Bourbon Steak: 19999 W Country Club Dr, Aventura; 786-279-6600

Brother Jimmy's
Presents a Southern Style Thanksgiving to go.  Order whole turkeys (12-14 lb birds) and/or a la carte sides like candied yams, mac & cheese and mashed potatoes. Pick up is Wednesday, Nov 27
Brother Jimmy’s BBQ: 900 S Miami Ave, Miami; 786-360-3650

Bulla Gastrobar
Is closed on Thanksgiving Day, but is offering specialty a la carte items the week of Thanksgiving. Items include roasted pumpkin soup, turkey open face sandwich, red wine braised turkey and Southern style chocolate pecan pie.
Bulla Gastrobar: 2500 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Coral Gables; 305-441-0107

Bulldog Barbecue
Offers a holiday meal to go featuring hickory smoked turkey, jalapeno cornbread stuffing, sweet potato casserole and pumpkin bread pudding. $30 per person
Bulldog Barbecue: 15400 Biscayne Blvd, North Miami; 305-940-9655

Café Prima Pasta
Presents a turkey dinner with choice of "Argentinean and Italian infused sides," dessert and "free flowing champagne." $24.95 per person, a la carte specials also available
Café Prima Pasta: 414 71 St, Miami Beach; 305-867-0106

Caffe Abbracci
Celebrates with a three-course meal featuring pumpkin ravioli, turkey with stuffing and mashed sweet potatoes. $38 per adult, $20 per child
Caffe Abbracci: 318 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables; 305-441-0700

Cascata Grill
Presents a three-course dinner menu available from 5pm to close. $48 per person
Cascata Grill: 19999 W Country Club Dr, Aventura; 786-279-6800

Chatham House
Offers a special buffet menu from 2-7pm. The buffet includes butternut squash bisque, turkey, roast beef, stuffing and mashed potatoes. $24.95 per person
Chatham House: 4331 N. Ocean Dr, Laurderdale by the Sea; 954-351-0310

Chima Brazilian Steakhouse
Augments its regular rodizio menu with specialty holiday fare including roasted turkey, stuffing, green been casserole and sweet mashed potatoes. 2-8pm, $52.50 per person
Chima Brazilian Steakhouse: 2400 E Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale; 954-712-0580

Presents a three-course dinner featuring fresh turkey, crème of mushroom soup, sweet potato mash and pecan pie. $35 per adult, $18 per child
Christy’s: 3101 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables; 305-446-1400

Conrad Miami

Invites guests to a traditional holiday buffet in the hotel’s ballroom from 12-5pm. Buffet will feature appetizer, entrée and dessert. Multiple screens will air football games while a kids section is arranged for children. $45 per adult, $21 per child 5-12
Conrad Miami: 1395 Brickell Ave, Miami; 305-503-6528

db Bistro Moderne
Treats guests to a three-course menu including duck foie gras terrine, basil-cured flounder, Thanksgiving turkey and pumpkin ravioli. $60 per person, available from 12-8pm
db Bistro Moderne: 255 Biscayne Blvd Way, Miami; 305-421-8800

De Rodriguez Cuba
Presents a four-course meal featuring roasted chestnut soup, poached pear & mozzarella arugula salad, organic turkey and pecan pie. $65 per person
De Rodriguez Cuba: 101 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach; 305-672-6624

Devon Seafood + Steak
Presents a Thanksgiving buffet from 11am-7pm. The buffet features roasted turkey, maple glazed ham, baked butternut squash casserole, French green beans, cornbread and sausage dressing and pumpkin pie. $38 per adult, $18 per child
Devon Seafood + Steak: 11715 Sherri Lane, Kendall; 305-275-0226

The Dutch

Offers a homestyle Thanksgiving prix-fixe dinner featuring roasted turducken, root beer whipped sweet potatoes and confit turkey stuffing leg. $45 per person, available 1-9pm
The Dutch: 2201 Collins Ave, Miami Beach; 305-938-3111

Offers a Thanksgiving Day brunch from 11:30am-3pm featuring Thanksgiving fare, a raw bar, a taco station and a BBQ grill. $99 per adult, $32 per child 5-12. The restaurant is also offering a three-course dinner form 6-11pm. Dinner includes kabocha squash soup, turkey dinner and roasted pecan pie. $49 per person
Edge: 1435 Brickell Ave, Miami; 305-381-3190

The Embassy

Offers a $300 Thanksgiving dinner to-go for 12. The meal blends herb roasted organic turkey, cornbread sausage, Brussels sprout casserole and pumpkin pie with ginger crust.
The Embassy: 4600 NE 2 Ave, Miami; 305-571-8446

Gotham Steak
Offers a four-course prix-fixe dinner blending roasted baby beets with dried cranberry, roasted pumpkin soup, turkey breast with turkey leg confit, chorizo cornbread stuffing and a slice of sweet potato pie. $75 per person, available from 6-11pm
Gotham Steak: 4441 Collins Ave, Miami Beach; 305-674-4780

Offers Thanksgiving with a waterfront view. The three-course meal includes traditional turkey dinner, roasted prime rib and surf n turf. Prices vary by entrée selection.
GG’s Waterfront Grill: 606 N Ocean Dr, Hollywood; 954-929-7030

Is offering a Thanksgiving to go package for parties of 8-10. Package includes butternut squash soup, baby greens salad, roasted 14-16lb turkey, mashed potatoes, curried cauliflower, roasted beets, 12 buttermilk biscuits and two 9-inch pies. Order by Nov 17, $260
Icebox Café: 1855 Purdy Ave, Miami Beach; 305-538-8448

Il Mulino
Presents a special Thanksgiving menu blending roasted turkey, cranberry sauce, walnut sausage stuffing and pumpkin cheesecake. $50 per person
Il Mulino New York: 17875 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach; 866-250-8431

Kitchen 305
Offers an all-you-can-eat feast featuring salads, artisinal breads, ginger squash soup, carving station & candied yams. $25 per person.
Kitchen 305: 16701 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach; 305-749-2110


Celebrates with a “luxury” menu featuring chestnuts Velouté, Maine scallops, Thanksgiving turkey and butternut tart. $85 per person, available from 5-10pm (bar remains open until 1am)
Lippi: 600 Brickell Ave, Miami; 305-579-1888

The Local House
Hosts a three-course dinner featuring garlic roasted potato soup, roasted turkey breast and pumpkin pie.
The Local House: 400 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach; 786-230-8396

Maya Tapas & Grill
Offers a three-course meal from 11:30am-10pm. Highlights include butternut squash soup, herb roasted turkey & warm apple pie. $24.95 per person
Maya Tapas & Grill: 809 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach; 305-538-0058

MC Kitchen
Offers a $300 meal to go featuring a heritage breed turkey, whipped sweet potatoes, field green salad and pumpkin or apple pie. Feeds 4-8 people
MC Kitchen: 4141 NE 2 Ave, Miami; 305-456-9948

Meat Market
Offers a la carte specials including a Bell and Evans turkey leg and a mixed grill blending turkey leg, sous vide turkey breast and house-made “ham” korubuta pork belly. Specials available 6pm-midnight.
Meat Market: 915 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach; 305-532-0088

Monty’s Miami Beach
Offers specialty a la carte items including butternut squash soup, sausage stuffed mushrooms, glazed ham, herb roasted turkey and candy sweet potatoes.
Monty’s Miami Beach: 300 Alton Rd, Miami Beach; 305-672-1148

Neomi's Grill
Hosts a buffet-style dinner from 2-7pm. Items include turkey, pumpernickel bread stuffing, country ham, baked yams and a seafood bar. $50 per adult, $20 per child 4-12, free children 3 and under
Neomi's Grill at Trump International: 18001 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach; 888-653-5068

Presents a prix fixe menu available for seatings at 12pm, 2:30pm and 5pm. Menu includes seasonal field green salad, seafood bar, herb roasted chicken, a kids buffet, carving boards and Thanksgiving sugar cookies. $65 per adult, $32 for kids 4 and under
OCEAN2000 at Pelican Grand Beach Resort: 2000 North Ocean Blvd, Fort Lauderdale; 954.556.7667

Pascal’s on Ponce 

Offers a specialty a la carte menu featuring lobster bisque, diver sea scallop with braised short rib and bittersweet chocolate tarte. A specialty three-course menu featuring roasted chestnut soup, oven roasted turkey and classic pumpkin pie will also be available. $65 per person, $35.95 per child under 12
Pascal’s on Ponce: 2611 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables; 305-444-2024

Offers a $240 take-out menu for 10 featuring whole basted turkey, stuffing & mashed sweet potatoes. The restaurant is also serving lunch and dinner from its regular menu from 12-9pm.
Perricone’s: 15 SE 10 St, Miami; 305-374-9449
Piazzetta at Aqualina
Offers a family-friendly prix-fixe menu featuring artistan breads, Waldorf & Caesar salads, green beans amandine, roasted turkey and holiday desserts. $45 per person (minimum 2 guests per meal), Thanksgiving menu available from 1-9pm, regular menu available from 11am-11pm
Piazzetta at Aqualina: 17875 Collins Ave, Sunny Isles Beach; 877-726-9194

Pierre’s at Morada Bay
Presents a three-course dinner featuring fall harvest salad, curried pumpkin bisque, braised beef short ribs, jerk wild boar ragout and pumpkin cheesecake. $55 per person, available from 4-9pm
Pierre’s at Morada Bay: 81600 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada; 305-664-3225

Prime 112
Augments its regular menu with specialty a la carte dishes like slow roasted free range turkey, Kobe beef & sausage stuffing, Southern fried turkey leg and sweet potato cupcakes. Dinner available 5:30pm-midnight.
Prime 112: 112 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach; 305-532-8112

The Ritz-Carlton South Beach

Hosts a Thanksgiving Harvest dinner buffet from 2-8pm. Buffet includes chilled seafood, artisan cheese & charcuterie, sushi, ceviche, prime rib, turkey, truffle mac-n-cheese and a cupcake tree. $95 per person
The Ritz-Carlton South Beach: 1 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach; 786-276-4000

Rosa Mexicano
Celebrates with complimentary hot apple cider and a la carte specials like roasted turkey with huitlachoche stuffing and sticky pumpkin cake. Specials available from 12-9pm
Rosa Mexicano: 1111 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach; 305-695-1005 and 900 S Miami Ave, Miami; 786-425-1001

Celebrates with a three-course lunch & dinner menu. Highlights include crispy pancetta salad, braised turkey breast, lamb t-bone and house-made mini pumpkin gnocchi with walnuts and creamy gorgonzola sauce. $60 per person
Quattro: 1014 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach; 305-531-4833

Seasons 52
Offers a traditional dinner featuring Plainville Farms roasted turkey, herb stuffing, Yukon Gold mashed potatoes and house-made cranberry relish. $25.95 per adult, autumn dinner menu also available. Restaurant will serve until 8pm
Seasons 52: 321 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables; 305-442-8552

Treats guests to a four-course dinner featuring butternut squash soup, burrata, braised beef short ribs, spaghetti with tomato and basil and seared diver sea scallops. $75 per person, available from 6-11pmScarpetta: 4441 Collins Ave, Miami Beach; 877-326-7412

Serendipity 3
Presents a specialty dinner featuring turkey breast or leg, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, green bean almondine and
cornbread. $22 per person
Serendipity 3: 1102 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach; 305-403-2210

The Social Club
Presents a three-course meal featuring holiday turkey, sausage sage stuffing, candied yams and pumpkin pie. $36 per person
The Social Club: 1717 Collins Ave, Miami Beach; 305-777-3817

Offers Thanksgiving to go. Choose between three options featuring Virginia baked ham, slow-roasted turkey, classic stuffing and pecan pies. Order by Nov 21 at 305-751-3117
Soyka: 5556 NE 4 Ct, Miami; 305-751-3117

Steak 954

Offers a prix fixe menu featuring potato & leek soup, free range turkey, roasted spaghetti squash and pumpkin soufflé.  $30 per person for the first three courses
Steak 954: 401 N Ft Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale; 954-414-8333

Sushi Samba

Offers specialty a la carte dishes including braised short rib gyoza, mojo roasted organic turkey and kabocha cheesecake.  Available 11:30am-midnight
Sushi Samba: 600 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach; 305-673-5337 and 180 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables; 305-448-4990

Presents specialty a la carte specials & a $45 Thanksgiving dinner. Specials include turkey, braised lamb shank and Faroe Island salmon. The prix-fixe dinner blends appetizer, entrée and dessert.
Sugarcane: 3252 NE 1 Ave, Miami; 786-369-0353

Presents a specialty dinner featuring deviled eggs, smoked turkey breast, oyster pan stew, wood grilled pork loin and butternut squash s'mores cheesecake. $58 per person, available from 12-8:30pm
Swine: 2415 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables; 786-360-6433

Tongue & Cheek
Is closed Thanksgiving Day but is offering a $15 Thanksgiving family meal Nov 24-27 and 29. Available from 5-7pm, the meal features deep fried turkey with gravy and stuffing, brown butter green beans and roasted butternut squash.
Tongue & Cheek: 431 Washington Ave, Miami Beach; 305-704-

Toro Toro
Offrs a family-style Thanksgiving prix-fixe dinner from 2-10pm. Meal includes chopped salad, pumpkin soup, roasted turkey breast and Yukon mashed potatoes. $59 per person
Toro Toro Miami: 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami; 305-372-4710

Celebrates with a Thanksgiving Day buffet featuring duck confit salad, rotisserie herb basted organic turkey, jalapeño cheddar cheese cornbread stuffing and cornbread-encrusted salmon. $65 per person, available from 5-10pm
Vida: 4441 Collins Ave, Miami Beach; 305-674-4730

Celebrates with a  specialty menu including shaved country ham plate, buttermilk biscuits, kale salad, turkey dinner and macaroni & cheese. $58 per person, available from 12-8:30pm
Yardbird: 1600 Lennox Ave, MIami Beach; 305-538-5220

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