If cooking the Thanksgiving turkey isn’t your forte, or you’ve burnt the stuffing one too many times, book a reservation at one of these DC restaurants and avoid the struggle in the kitchen this year.
As part of its prix fixe menu, 701 Restaurant will offer a pork entree, similar to the one shown here, for those looking to stray from the traditional turkey. (Don't worry, they'll have a turkey option too.)
Head to the restaurant for a three-course dinner of Thanksgiving favorites, including turkey, mashed potatoes, and pumpkin pie. The prix fixe menu will be available from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. for $48 for adults and $24 for children 12 and under. Drink specials will include Bloody Marys, Mimosas, and selected wines. Enjoy your meal to the tune of a live jazz band. 701 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, 202-393-0701
Bibiana's dining room will be open Thanksgiving Day, offering an Italian twist on the classic American Thanksgiving.
For a blend of traditional Italian and classic American Thanksgiving, dine at Bibiana. The eatery will be offering a three-course dinner featuring a variety of Italian options seamlessly integrated to the holiday staples. Enjoy it from NOON until 8 p.m. for $48 per person. 1100 New York Ave. NW, 202-216-9550
Thanksgiving turkey, Brussels sprouts, and turkey fritters are just some of the things on the America Eats Thanksgiving Day menu.
This Thanksgiving, Jose Andres will offer up classic American food with a modern twist and an emphasis on local farmers and suppliers. Along with a roasted Virginia turkey, enjoy mashed potatoes, crispy Brussels sprouts, sweet potato fritters, turkey gravy, and cranberry sauce for $28. Add a la carte sides for the table, like the Virginia oyster stuffing, green bean casserole, bourbon corn pudding, and pies. 1700 Tysons Blvd., 703-744-3999
PHOTOGRAPHY BY POWERS AND CREWE PHOTOGRAPHY (BIBIANA); ANDREW LIGHTMAN (701 RESTAURANT)