Celebrate Thanksgiving by going out to eat this year. Get a delicious meal and keep your house clean! Several restaurants in Des Moines offer Thanksgiving meals or skip the traditional meal altogether.
Where to Eat Out this Thanksgiving
Mulberry Street Tavern
Grab Thanksgiving dinner on Wednesday, Thursday, AND Friday the week of Thanksgiving. Don’t skip their perfectly crafted cocktails to go with your meal.
Flemings, West Des Moines
Much like their day-to-day fare, their Thanksgiving menu is traditional yet elevated and comes with an optional craft cocktail.
Cracker Barrel, Clive
Enjoy Thanksgiving at the always cozy Cracker Barrel knowing that they do comfort food 365 days a year, so, of course, they do this one right.
Hibachi Grill, Windsor Heights
Skip the traditional meal and load up at this year-round buffet featuring Japanese, Asian, Chinese, and American cuisine.
AJ’s Steakhouse, Altoona
Their 3-course meal has options like Roasted Butternut Squash Bisque, Filet De Burgo, and AJ’s Chocolate Fantasy Cake you can curate a one-of-a-kind meal.
Proudfoot and Bird, Des Moines
Snag a reservation at this trendy spot for an upscale and unique spin on Thanksgiving dinner.
Opa!, West Des Moines
With both traditional options and Greek ones like gyro and souvlaki, their Thanksgiving buffet is sure to be a delight.