These Restaurants in Greenville Are Open on Thanksgiving Day: Dine-in or Take-Out and Catering

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Looking for some help with food for Thanksgiving in Greenville, SC? Do you find cooking Thanksgiving dinner to be a little overwhelming? Honestly—preparing a Thanksgiving meal is no joke.  Making the turkey, gravy, mashed potatoes, stuffing, cranberry sauce, pumpkin pie, and various other side dishes can be hard and take a lot of time. Some families choose to totally skip it and go out for dinner or order in and pick up.

Our list has restaurants offering dine-in service, full take-out meals and even restaurants where you can just grab a turkey or a few sides to supplement your own home-cooked meal. There are lots of great restaurant options in Greenville to make your most delicious Thanksgiving dinner dreams come true.

Most of our local grocery stores are also offering Thanksgiving meals, or at least part of them, for pickup.

Looking for more fun things to do in Greenville & Spartanburg for Thanksgiving? Here’s your Thanksgiving Celebration Guide!

Thanksgiving Restaurants in Greenville
This article includes:
Thanksgiving Dine-in and Full Meal Take-Out Options
Restaurants where you can order turkey, individual sides, or catered meal for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving restaurants Greenville

Where to dine in or order take-out on Thanksgiving in Greenville for 2023

The Lazy Goat

170 River Place, Greenville | 864.679.5229
The restaurant will be serving a Thanksgiving family-style meal from 10 am – 6 pm. Call to reserve a table or do so online via OpenTable. The cost is $39/adults, $17/children 7 – 12, and those 6 and under dine for free.

CityRange Steakhouse

615 Haywood Road, Greenville | 864.286.9018
CityRange will be open from 11 am – 4 pm on Thanksgiving Day. Reservations are needed.

The Nose Dive

116 S Main Street, Greenville | 864.373.7300
The Nose Dive takes Thanksgiving Day reservations for 11:30 am to 4 pm, offering a la carte items with all of your Thanksgiving favorite starters, mains, and sides. Some delicious items to look forward to include Lemon Thyme Roasted Turkey with Gravy, Herb Roasted Prime Rib, Candied Bacon Brussels Sprouts, Cranberry Apple Sage Stuffing, and so many more items!

Sullivan’s Metropolitan Grill

208 South Main Street, Anderson, SC | 864.226.8945
Sullivan’s is taking reservations for Thanksgiving Brunch. Call to make your reservations today!

Restaurant 17

10 Road of Vines, Travelers Rest | 864.635.2894
If you’re looking for a feast, then look no future. Restaurant 17 will host a Thanksgiving feast with a carving station, a dessert station, and everything you can imagine for the perfect meal. They have seating times available from 11 am – 6 pm. Make a reservation asap at 864.635.2894.


220 North Main Street, Greenville | 864.298.2424
Roost offers a fully loaded buffet for your Thanksgiving feast, with everything you can imagine, from 10 am – 6 pm.


1 North Main Street, Ste. H, Greenville | 864.794.3830
BrickTop’s in Greenville will be open all day serving a Thanksgiving Dinner, and they are also offering a full Thanksgiving carry-out meal. You can choose a Roast Turkey Dinner, Prime Rib Dinner, or Beef Wellington Dinner. Each meal includes a house salad, whipped potatoes, corn, stuffing, and rolls. Orders must be placed by 5 pm on November 15th.


207 South Main Street, Greenville | 864.232.7007
Soby’s reservations for Thanksgiving Day fill up quickly (if they are sold out, call and check for cancellations periodically before the big day).  For Thanksgiving, they are serving an a la carte menu of favorites like a glazed turkey plate, braised beef short rib, shrimp and grits, traditional Thanksgiving desserts, and more.

Up on the Roof

250 Riverplace, Greenville | 864.242.4000
An elevated Thanksgiving is the theme at Up on the Roof in Greenville, where they are offering a 3-course meal with french onion soup, your choice of roasted turkey or seared ham steak, fondant sweet potatoes, parsnip puree, creamed brussel sprouts, and more. Oh, and they are offering bottomless mimosas. Cheers. Reservations requested.

Urban Wren

116 N Markley St, Greenville | 864.626.6336
NOTE: 2023 Information is not available yet. Urban Wren will host Thanksgiving from 12 pm to 5 pm on Thanksgiving Day, so you will want to make your reservation as soon as possible. The cost is $60 per person, $30 per child aged 13 to 18, and free for children 12 and under. There will be pit-smoked ham, herb-roasted turkey, tons of sides to choose from, delicious desserts, and everything you need to make the perfect plate.
Urban Wren

Maestro’s Bistro and Dinner Club

104 Main Street, Greenville | 864.248.0702
Make your reservations soon, because Maestro’s Bistro’s Thanksgiving Day meal fills up quickly. They offer traditional roasted turkey or fried turkey as their main proteins, with sides such as garlic mashed potatoes, sweet potato casserole, and many more sides to choose from. Their full menu is also available if you’re looking for a meal that ventures outside of traditional favorites. Plates are $48 per person.

Stax’s Drake House

5112 North Howard Avenue, Landrum | 864.457.2533
NOTE: 2023 Information is not available yet. 
Stax’s Drake House will serve a traditional Thanksgiving dinner from 11 am to 3:30 pm.

Hall’s Chophouse

550 South Main Street, Greenville | 864.335.4200
Hall’s Chophouse will be open on Thanksgiving Day from 11 am to 7 pm. Hall’s has a special dine-in Thanksgiving day a la carte menu. Make your reservation today!

National Chains open on Thanksgiving 2023

California Dreaming

40 Beacon Drive, Greenville | 864.234.9000
A huge Thanksgiving menu is being offered at California Dreaming with Thanksgiving Dinner including Oven Roasted Turkey Breast, Sweet Potato Casserole, Green Beans and Carrots, Mashed Potatoes, Southern Herb Stuffing, and more – $28.95 | $12.95-$13.95/Kids. Call to make reservations.

Ruths Chris Steakhouse

Greenville, SC
The famous steakhouse is serving a Thanksgiving dinner where guests can choose between a traditional Thanksgiving dinner, complete with slow-roasted turkey and a signature side item of your choice like garlic mashed potatoes, green beans, or creamed spinach, plus pumpkin cheesecake, or ordering from their regular menu. They will be offering a full Thanksgiving meal for pickup this year as well. Complete Thanksgiving Turkey Dinner $48/Adults – $17/Kids.

Cracker Barrel

Greenville & Spartanburg, SC
Cracker Barrel is serving a special Thanksgiving menu in their dining rooms. You can also order a meal online that serves 10 people, with the choice of entree, sides, and rolls or biscuits. You can also order one of their Thanksgiving Meals to Go.

Where to Get a Turkey, Sides, or Catered Thanksgiving Meal 2023

The restaurants below are offering catered meals or individual pieces of a meal like a smoked turkey or delicious sides and desserts. Use them to supplement your home-cooked meal and make the meal preparations a little easier!

Smoky Dreams BBQ

2131 Woodruff Road, Greenville | 864-627-4227

You can preorder anything from the Smoky Dreams menu, and there will be additional items available for Thanksgiving including Turkey, cornbread dressing, and pork loin. Pick-up is the day before Thanksgiving by 2 pm. You can place your order anytime Wednesday through Saturday from 11 am to 7 pm, just let the team know you are interested in preordering for Thanksgiving.

Chophouse ’47

36 Beacon Drive, Greenville | 864.286.8700
Their catered meal serves up to eight people and includes the turkey, all the sides like honey glazed carrots, cornbread, two kinds of potatoes, and cranberry sauce for $235. Must pick up by 5 pm on Thanksgiving Day.

Patterson Kitchen + Bar

120 Halston Avenue, Greenville | 864.09.6484
You can order a full catered Thanksgiving dinner that includes a whole Roasted Turkey (10-14 lbs.) with Natural Turkey Gravy or Bone in Spiral Ham (9lbs) with Bourbon Apple Jus, Smashed Red Bliss Potatoes with Boursin and Chive, Challah Bread Stuffing, Sweet Potato Casserole with Caramelized Apples and Pumpkin Spiced Pecans, Brown Butter Roasted Cauliflower with Toasted Almonds, Fried Sage and Garlic Cream, Cranberry Sauce, and Cornbread Muffins. The dinner serves 6 people and costs $245. You can add on a pumpkin or pecan pie for $35. Orders need to be place by November 16 and can be picked up on Wednesday, November 22.

Swamp Rabbit Cafe & Grocery

205 Cedar Lane, Greenville | 864.255.3385
The Swamp Rabbit Cafe sells local Heritage and White Broad Breasted turkeys and ham every year, as well as delectable pies and sides. They have vegan and gluten-free options for sides as well! They almost always sell out so if you want something, order it quickly. Turkeys are not cooked.


Greenville, SC
Larkins offers a Thanksgiving Take & Bake Kit, complete with all the classics. The kit has 7 lbs of turkey breast, turkey gravy, cranberry sauce, four cheese mac, whipped potatoes, sweet potato casserole and pecan praline topping, cornbread stuffing, green beans, rolls, and apple cake! Yum! Each kit will feed 6-8 people comfortably, and costs $299 per kit. Pickup is November 21st or 22nd at Larkin’s Sawmill, 22 Graves Drive, Greenville.


Chef360 catering is offering meals for six to 8 people that include turkey, mac & cheese, mashed potatoes, squash, salad, cornbread, and pumpkin pie. Add-ons are available. They also offer a vegan, gluten-free, and dairy-free meal. There are two Thanksgiving Meal options, one for $139 and one for $189.

Fork & Plough

1629 East North Street, Greenville | 864.609.4249
Fork & Plough offers a full Thanksgiving meal for pickup complete with smoked turkey breast, and all the sides you could want. Place your order online for pickup on Tuesday, November 21st, or Wednesday, November 22nd.

Hub City Farmacy

Hub City Farmacy will make you a meal to feed either four ($105) or 15 people ($265) and deliver it for free for orders over $100! What great service. They offer gluten free and vegan meals as well.

Good to Go GVL

209 W Antrim Drive, Greenville I 864.283.0347
You can order a smoked turkey breast, beef tenderloin, pork loin, desserts, and sides from Good to Go GVL. Everything is a la carte.


Greenville, SC
Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving meal with high-quality ingredients from Ji-Roz. You can pick up HOT and ready for your own oven on Thanksgiving Day from 10 am to 12 pm. They offer whole roasted turkey for $89, an abundance of sides like greek-style green beans, macaroni and cheese casserole, homemade cornbread dressing, and a lot more options. Their side platters feed 12. To order, visit their website, click “order online”, choose Thanksgiving Day as your schedule, and scroll down to the bottom of the list until you see “Thanksgiving Menu”.

Henry’s Smokehouse

Greenville, SC | 864.232.7774
They traditionally offer smoked fried turkeys, smoked turkeys, spiral hams, and lots of sides. They’ll start taking orders on October 1st. Call for pricing and details.

Iron Hill Brewery

Greenville, SC
Iron Hill Brewery offers a dinner for 4 for only $75 that includes oven-roasted turkey, sausage and sage stuffing, mashed potatoes, green beans, cranberry orange sauce, and gravy. You can also add an apple pie or pumpkin pie for $12 more. When ordering your food, be sure to select 11/23 as your checkout date.

Stella’s Southern Bistro

684 Fairview Road, Simpsonville | 864.757.1212
NOTE: 2023 Information is not available yet. They have sides and pies that are fully cooked such as collards, stuffing, mac ‘n cheese, and other delicious options, everything is usually available except for the turkey.

Table 301 Catering

68 Global Drive, Greenville (pickup location) | 864.271.8431
You can order your entire Thanksgiving meal or pick out what you need from Table 301. All items come fully cooked—all you have to do is reheat. Preorder by 3 pm on Friday, November 17. Pickup at 68 Global Drive, Greenville on Wednesday, November 22nd between 8 am – 3 pm or Thursday, November 23rd between 9 am – 12 pm.

Bobby’s BBQ

1301 N. Main Street, Fountain Inn | 864.403.2379
Bobby’s has all the meats you could want for your Thanksgiving dinner! Preorders are open, and you can order whole turkey breast for $75, whole briskets for $140, port butts, and pans of your favorite side dishes. Pickup will be Wednesday, November 22nd between 11 am and 3 pm.

Bucky’s BBQ

Greenville & Fountain Inn, SC
Bucky’s is a staple in the Greenville community, and its holiday menu does not disappoint. You must preorder for their holiday menu at least 36 hours before pick up. The holiday menu offers large pans of cornbread stuffing, green beans, mac and cheese, and sweet potato crunch. Their general menu has loads of meats and sides to purchase if you’re looking for additional items. You can find the holiday menu by clicking “order online” on their website, selecting the location, and then scrolling down. You can also call 864-329-0054 to order.

Mike & Jeff’s BBQ

2401 Old Buncombe Road, Greenville | 864.271.5225
If you’re wanting a turkey or ham smoked to perfection, but are not the cooking type, Mike & Jeff’s BBQ will take whatever size turkey or ham you need and smoke it for you. You must bring your own meat for them to smoke. They also offer sweet potato souffle and several sides. Just let them know how many servings you need.

White Wine and Butter

215 Trade Street A105, Greer | 864.417.4106

If you are looking for hot food to pick up, then White Wine and Butter has you covered. They offer cajun fried turkey and prime rib as their protein options, with signature sides like smoked gouda mac n cheese, cornbread dressing, crab stuffed mushrooms, and other sides. You can also order a charcuterie box gift set that feeds 10 for $125. Pick-up dates are November 22nd and 23rd. You can reserve your pickup by calling 864.417.4106 or emailing

The Bleu Porch

Greer, SC | 864.479.0433
NOTE: 2023 Information is not available yet. You can preorder sides such as cornbread dressing and gravy, sweet potato casserole, southern mac and cheese, deviled eggs or pineapple casserole, and 10 different desserts from The Bleu Porch for Thanksgiving. They even have delicious Hummingbird cake! Orders must be placed by 2:30 on Thursday, November 17, 2022.

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill

You can order your entire Thanksgiving Feast from Firebirds, with roasted brown turkey, honey-glazed ham, sides, and desserts. The package feeds 6 and is $160. You must place your order by November 18th, 2023 for pickup on the 21st or 22nd.

Moe’s Original BBQ

Greenville, SC | 864.520.1740
The holiday menu at Moe’s Original BBQ offers smoked meats such as traditional smoked turkey for $70, spiral sliced ham, or smoked turkey breast. You can also order pans of various sides that will feed either 10-12 people or 20-25 people. Orders must be placed by Friday, November 18, 2022, for a Wednesday, November 23 pickup by 3 pm.

Lewis Barbeque

214 Rutherford Street, Greenville | 864.513.6045
Preorder a delicious turkey breast, USDA Prime Beef brisket, and delicious sides like green chili corn pudding and mac and cheese from Lewis Barbeque Greenville. Orders can be picked up November 20th through November 22nd, 2023.

Do you know of a restaurant offering Thanksgiving meals? Let us know in the comments!

Heading down to Columbia for the holiday? Don’t miss our list of restaurants for Thanksgiving dinner in Columbia!

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Jennifer Sharma Iyibas
3 years ago

Is there anywhere that sells only Turkey legs?!?

3 years ago

Not that we’ve seen.

Sally Richards
2 years ago

Will you being doing this article again for 2021?

2 years ago
Reply to  Sally Richards

Yes – currently working on it!