For some, Thanksgiving is the time to break out their inner Food Network star. For others, not so much. No shame in the take-out game.
Whether you want to have the home-style vibe without the prep, or you would rather enjoy a night on the town, these local eateries are ready for turkey time.
Summit Grill, multiple locations | The Gladstone, Lee’s Summit, and Waldo locations will be open from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. Want to host at home? Check out the Thanksgiving Family Meal Pack that feeds four to six — including a brown sugar glazed ham + slow roasted turkey. Call to pre-order by Sunday, Nov. 20 at 3 p.m.
Lazia, 2101 Central St., Kansas City, MO | From 3-9 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, Lazia is offering a unique menu for those looking for non-traditional ways to celebrate the holiday. The special menu honors the restaurant’s Italian roots with an American twist, with dishes like turkey leg fennel sausage and turkey meatballs.
The Stilwell, 1515 Wyandotte St., Kansas City, MO | This spot will be offering a traditional Thanksgiving dinner special — featuring roast turkey breast with fennel + mushroom stuffing. Complete the meal with a bourbon pumpkin pie. Count us in. The restaurant will be open from 5:30-9 p.m. with a reservation.
Buca di Beppo, 310 W. 47th St., Kansas City, MO | This KC classic restaurant is coming in clutch with dine-in + takeout for Thanksgiving Day. All takeout pre-orders must be placed by Tuesday, Nov. 21 — including catering and to go orders. Options can be hot or cold, starting at $99.
Lidia’s, 101 W. 22nd St., Kansas City, MO | Enjoy this annual feast tradition from 12-5 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. The menu is full, with family-style options and entrees like turkey breast roulade + grilled salmon fillet.
Third Street Social, multiple locations | The Lee’s Summit + Plaza locations will be open from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. A pre-order takeout meal will be available for pickup — and it includes gooey butter cake for dessert. Call to pre-order by Sunday, Nov. 20 at 3 p.m.
Hereford House, multiple locations | This KC steakhouse offers dine-in reservations up through Thanksgiving and takeout dinners with orders placed by Tuesday, Nov. 22. Dinners include options like prime rib, cornbread stuffing, and pumpkin pie.