Michigan Thanksgiving Dinner 2021: Where to Get a Thanksgiving Meal, Great Meals To Go, Dinners Delivered (Shipped) | Detroit, Ann Arbor, Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids...

Michigan Thanksgiving Dinner 2021: Where to Get a Great Thanksgiving Meal in a Restaurant or Meals To Go | By Sherry Trautman | Traveling Michigan

Do you need to order a Thanksgiving meal to go?  Maybe this year you are taking it easy and want to enjoy a traditional holiday dinner in a restaurant to eliminate all the work?  Keep reading for ideas of where to get prepared Thanksgiving dinners near you. 

Relax and enjoy this Thanksgiving!

NOTE: For pick up and turkey dinners to go, you will need to order usually from November 15th-November 22nd. You may also have to make reservations for dine in meals. Call ahead to avoid disappointment!

Thanksgiving Dinner Meals To Go or Dinners Across Michigan

See if these prepared Thanksgiving Dinners are near you...

Boston Market Thanksgiving - Looking for a take out turkey dinner?  Order a thanksgiving dinner of turkey breast, mashed potatoes, sweet potato casserole, steamed vegetables, corn bread and salad. Precooked Thanksgiving dinners.

Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving Dinner to Go or Dine in! Friendly traditional Thanksgiving dinner that is prepared for you! Order their Heat n' Serve Feast or Family dinner. Pre-order for November 22 or November 23 pick up. Plus they have holiday pies!! MMMM! Pumpkin, Chocolate Pecan, Pecan and more! 

If you are wondering where to get a Thanksgiving dinner that is quick and affordable, remember Cracker Barrel!

Bob Evans - Farmhouse feast with turkey and ham, packed cold so all you have to do is heat and serve!  Serves up to 10. Slow-roasted turkey, hickory-smoked ham, bread and celery dressing, corn, our famous mashed potatoes with gravy, freshly baked rolls, green beans with ham, cranberry relish, macaroni and cheese, pumpkin bread, pumpkin pie, double-crust apple pie. Order online through November 24th.

Whole Foods Thanksgiving Dinner - Order holiday meals online.  Whole Foods turkey dinner is super popular!  Appetizers, thanksgiving feasts, a la carte entrees and so much to choose for your prepared Thanksgiving dinners. Order online by Nov 23 for pickup in-store. 

  • Whole Foods is located in Ann Arbor, Birmingham, Detroit, East Lansing, Rochester Hills and West Bloomfield. 

NEED PIE? Grand Traverse Pie Company: Ship a pie or pick one up for Thanksgiving! Pecan, cherry, rhubarb, pumpkin...so many pies to choose from! 

  • Grand Traverse Pie Company is located all across Michigan!  Ann Arbor, Traverse City, Midland, Rochester Hills, Okemos, Portage and more!


Want Thanksgiving Dinner Delivered to Loved Ones?

Send prepared Thanksgiving dinners to loved ones (or yourself!)! Sometimes it's difficult to cook for only one or two, so brighten someone's day by sending them a delicious Thanksgiving dinner this holiday season.

Omaha Steaks: Thanksgiving dinners delivered!  Send a custom Thanksgiving feast for four on up with lots of meat and meal choices. Order early!

Sendameal.com: Prepared Thanksgiving dinners delivered. Check their website for details.

Harry and David Thanksgiving Meals: Complete dinners to selecting your appetizers, sides and desserts. Order early for delivery.

Williams Sonoma:  Complete Thanksgiving Herb Roasted Turkey Breast Dinner, Serves 4. Order early for delivery.

Blue Apron: Get Your Thanksgiving Dinner Delivered!  Planning your Thanksgiving, Friendsgiving, or holiday meal for a small group? Choose from a wide variety of delicious Thanksgiving dishes with options that serve 2-8.  

Hello Fresh: If you are looking for Thanksgiving Meals to go or delivered directly to your home or that of a loved one, check out Hello Fresh for affordable Thanksgiving dinners. They offer items such a turkey with sides or beef tenderloin with sides.


Trivia Question!  When was the first Thanksgiving?

Well, according to History.com, the popular holiday feast made its debut in November 1621, when the Pilgrims and Wampanoag Indians gathered at Plymouth for an autumn harvest celebration.  This event is marked as America’s “first Thanksgiving!”

Thanksgiving Delivery Options

Check to see if UberEats or Delivery.com delivers to your intended area. 

Where to Get Thanksgiving Meals To Go in Detroit

Slows To Go - They understand holidays can be stressful so check out their great Thanksgiving Dinner packages! 

Thanksgiving Package Details:

  • Smoked Boneless Turkey Breast
  • Smoked Turkey Leg
  • Slows Famous Mac & Cheese
  • Pit Smoked Baked Beans
  • Sweet Potato Mash
  • Brown Butter Green Beans
  • Sage and Brioche Stuffing
  • Cranberry Bbq Sauce
  • Brioche Dinner Rolls
  • Smokehouse Turkey Gravy
  • Their Thanksgiving packages feeds 6-8 people.  Pre-order by Monday November 22, 2021. In Detroit pick-up cold with detailed reheating instructions Wed 11/24 or Thu 11/25. You can also pick up the order hot in Detroit between 12pm & 3pm on Thanksgiving Day for an additional fee.

    Boston Market - Looking for a take out turkey dinner?  Order a thanksgiving dinner of turkey breast, mashed potatoes, sweet potato caserole, steamed vegetables, corn bread and salad.

    The Turkey Grill -  8290 Woodward Ave, Detroit Michigan. Order online or dine in for a huge variety of turkey meals plus mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, muffins and more!


    Best Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner in Detroit: Dine In

    Mario's Restaurant - 4222 2nd Ave, Detroit, MI 48201. November 23, Thanksgiving dinner from 2 pm-10 pm! Call Mario's for more information or to make reservations.

    The Whitney - Enjoy an incredible Thanksgiving day meal!  So many choices including turkey, beef wellington, seafood, salmon plus sides and dessert!  

    The Turkey Grill -  8290 Woodward Ave, Detroit Michigan. Order online or dine in for a huge variety of turkey meals plus mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, muffins and more!


    Best Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner in Ann Arbor: 

    If you are wondering where to eat in Ann Arbor on Thanksgiving, check these out!

    Weber's Restaurant: Eat in or take Thanksgiving dinner to go.  Make reservations now to eat there on Thanksgiving day.  Weber's offers family dinners to go, so check out their full menu!  You can pick them up on Thanksgiving day between 11:00 am and 2:45 p.m.

    Gandy Dancer, 401 Depot St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 - Dine in at Gandy Dancer on Thanksgiving for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner.  The lovely Thanksgiving dinner includes a variety of soups, main course meats and to die for desserts such as crème brulee or apple pie. You can make reservations on-line. 

    Fresh Forage - Take and bake Thanksgiving dinner!  Turkey ready to roast, apple greens salad, mashed sweet potatoes and a bunch more sides!  Order on their website and  pick up on Thanksgiving Day from 12pm - 1pm

    Knight's Steakhouse-Pick it up curbside if you like!  Choose everything from traditional Thanksgiving meals with salads, stuffing, mashed potatoes and pie!

    Zingerman's Roadhouse:  Thanksgiving to go!  Turkey, homemade sides (like savory cornbread stuffing, roasted locally-grown veggies, green bean casserole, and more) and Zingerman’s Bakehouse desserts! Pick up on Nov. 23, 24, or 26


    Best Thanksgiving Dinners Marshall and Kawkawlin (Bay City) Michigan

    Cornwell's Turkeyville USA18935 15 1/2 Mile Road, Marshall, MI Enjoy an affordable Thanksgiving dinner at Cornwell's!  So many turkey entrees to choose from including Hot Turkey Biscuits with gravy, Turkey Dinners (with all the fixins'), Hot Plates, Turkey Noodle Dinners and so much more!

    The Turkey Roost - 2273 S. Huron Rd. Kawkawlin, Michigan 48631. Get a traditional Thanksgiving dinner every day!  We love this place for affordable turkey meals with Chris' work group.  They are open on Thanksgiving for TAKE OUT only 10:30am - 7pm.

    Where to Get Thanksgiving Meals To Go in Grand Rapids

    Do you need to order a prepared Thanksgiving dinner to go? Here are some ideas...be sure to visit their website to place your orders early.

    The Candied Yam - Delightful Southern Cuisine - 2305 44th Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508. Delicious turkey, corn bread, beans, mashed potatoes and gravy, desserts. Place your order early for pick up. Check to see if UberEats or Delivery.com delivers to your intended area. 

    Cafe Mamo- Take and bake Thanksgiving Dinners, Meal kit details: $160 for a take and bake meal for 4. You will receive a trussed and stuffed whole chicken, rolls & good butter, mashed potatoes & gravy and green bean casserole. Add a whole pie to your meal kit for $30, or you can pre-order JUST a pie for $35. Pies available are: pumpkin s’mores, lattice apple, butterscotch pecan and cranberry goat cheese. 

    The pre-order sale ends November 17th and we will have things available for pickup November 23rd and 24th.

    Two Guys Brewing: 2356 Porter St SW Wyoming, MI. Visit their FB home page to order. Feeds 3-4 people. MUST prepay online, pickup on Nov 24, 2021 from 3-10 pm. Meal includes turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, green bean casserole, relish, rolls, pumpkin pie. 

    Making Thyme Kitchen - 2409 Eastern Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Traditional Thanksgiving dinners will be ready for pickup on Wednesday, November 24. Each dinner includes: turkey, cranberry sauce, cornbread stuffing with dried Michigan cherries and pecans, green beans with lemon almond butter and more! Each dinner is fully cooked, comes with heating instructions, feeds one adult and must be pre-ordered and pre-paid. Orders must be placed by Wednesday, November 17th. 

    Slows To Go - Check out their great Thanksgiving Dinner packages! Thanksgiving Package Details:

  • Smoked Boneless Turkey Breast
  • Smoked Turkey Leg
  • Slows Famous Mac & Cheese
  • Pit Smoked Baked Beans
  • Sweet Potato Mash
  • Brown Butter Green Beans
  • Sage and Brioche Stuffing
  • Cranberry Bbq Sauce
  • Brioche Dinner Rolls
  • Smokehouse Turkey Gravy
  • Their Thanksgiving packages feeds 6-8 people.  Pre-order by Monday November 22, 2021. The package is available for cold pick up with detailed reheating instructions Wed 11/24. If you are looking for a fantastic traditional Thanksgiving dinner, check them out. 


    Where to Get Thanksgiving Dinner in Kalamazoo

    Food Dance- Preorder your Thanksgiving dinner before Nov 21st to enjoy at home. Turkey, bread, sides, pie from the market. Support local Kalamazoo restaurants this Thanksgiving!

    Bob Evans - Farmhouse feast with turkey and ham, packed cold so all you have to do is heat and serve!  Serves up to 10. Slow-roasted turkey, hickory-smoked ham, bread and celery dressing, corn, our famous mashed potatoes with gravy, freshly baked rolls, green beans with ham, cranberry relish, macaroni and cheese, pumpkin bread, pumpkin pie, double-crust apple pie. Order online through November 24th.

    Martell's: 3501 Greenleaf Blvd, Kalamazoo, MI. Order your Thanksgiving meals to go by Nov 21st!  Enjoy roast turkey, green bean casserole, stuffing, bread, dessert and more!  Order online or call.

    Fieldstone Grill: Come on in for dine-in service this Thanksgiving or enjoy their family complete-meals-to-go | take-n-bake for an easy and carefree holiday. 

    Looking for an affordable Thanksgiving dinner in Kalamazoo? 

    Old Burdick's Bar & Grill: Their downtown location will be open for takeout and patio service from 11am - 7pm on Thanksgiving Day.  Or you can order prepared turkey dinners that features an individual serving of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, cranberry sauce, and one slice pumpkin pie.

    Orders can be placed through Thanksgiving Day - while supplies last. Upon ordering, a pick-up time will be established, last orders being taken for 6:30pm pickup. 

    NEED PIE? Grand Traverse Pie Company: Ship a pie or pick one up for Thanksgiving! Pecan, cherry, rhubarb, pumpkin...so many pies to choose from!


    Thanksgiving Dinner Traverse City Michigan

    Wondering where to get a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner in Traverse City Michigan?  

    Firefly Traverse City Thanksgiving Dinner-310 N Cass St, Traverse City, MI 49684 Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving dinner on November 25 from 11:30-6:00 p.m. 

    Inn at Bay Harbor: Dine in or to go. They have a lovely sit-down buffet, reservations are a good idea. Turkey, fish, tons of side dishes and delicious desserts.  3600 Village Harbor Drive, Bay Harbor, MI. 

    Inn at Bay Harbor's Thanksgiving To-Go-Includes one entrée box, one box for salad and sides, and choice of dessert. 

    Oryana Co-Op: Thanksgiving dinners to go by Oryana Community Co-op. 260 E 10th St, Traverse City, MI. Place your orders by the Friday before Thanksgiving. 

    Grand Traverse Resort and Spa: There are two options:

    1. Enjoy an incredible Thanksgiving Buffet at Aerie Restaurant.  This year let someone else prepare Thanksgiving dinner and entertain the family! Join us on Thanksgiving Day at Aerie Restaurant & Lounge for our popular Thanksgiving buffet. We are offering a Thanksgiving dinner buffet feast from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. You can make reservations on their website. 

    2. Order a delicious Thanksgiving meal to go! Place your order by noon on November 22 for pick-up on Thanksgiving Day. Reserve online. This year, enjoy a lovely prepared traditional Thanksgiving feast in the comfort of your own home. This pre-cooked Thanksgiving meal serves four and is ready to take home with easy curbside pick up!

    Pickup time: Thursday, November 25, between 11:00 am - 2:00 pm. You must select a specific hour for pickup when ordering. 


    Where can I buy a fresh turkey in Michigan?

    We have a great list with an interactive map of several Michigan Turkey Farms that raise free range, organic, non-GMO turkeys for your Thanksgiving dinner.

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