As the festive season approaches, the vibrant culinary scene of South Florida comes alive, offering an array of Thanksgiving dining options that cater to every palate. From lavish dine-in experiences to delectable take-out offerings, here's your guide to savoring the flavors of gratitude in Miami-Dade and Broward.
Step into the culinary realm of 'Gypsy Chef' David Myers at ADRIFT Mare and embark on a Thanksgiving journey like no other. The Mediterranean-inspired restaurant, nestled in the heart of Hotel AKA Brickell, beckons guests with a specialty holiday menu priced at $68 per person (minimum 2 people). Indulge in the perfection of Roasted Lemon Chicken or Grilled Branzino, complemented by seasonal delights like Truffle Stuffing and Maple Carrots. Cap off your meal with the sweetness of Pecan & Walnut Pie or Basque Cheesecake. ADRIFT Mare promises a feast for the eyes and palate, creating memories that linger. For more information, visit www.adriftmare.com; Telephone: (305) 503-6500.
For those seeking an elegant and bountiful Thanksgiving affair, Michael Mina's Bourbon Steak at JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa is a sublime choice. Priced at $180 per adult, the menu boasts a diverse selection, including tuna sashimi, filet mignon, glazed short rib, and tantalizing sides like truffle mac and cheese. Conclude the evening with delightful pumpkin pie or Valrhona chocolate bitter orange cake. Thanksgiving at Bourbon Steak promises not just a meal but an unforgettable experience of culinary mastery. Reservations are encouraged and can be made at www.opentable.com/bourbon-
Corsair, the modern American restaurant at JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa, presents a Thanksgiving Day meal for $80++ per adult. Dive into comforting dishes such as butternut squash soup, roasted turkey breast, and Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake. The menu, prepared with regionally sourced ingredients, reflects a commitment to wholesome, natural flavors. Thanksgiving at Corsair is a celebration of culinary excellence and the joy of sharing. Reservations are encouraged and can be made at www.opentable.com/corsair-
Chef Richard Sandoval's Toro Toro invites you to a Pan-Latin Thanksgiving celebration at InterContinental Miami. From 4 PM to 11 PM on November 23, savor seasonal a la carte dishes, including Charred Butternut Squash Soup and Saikyo Miso Glazed Swordfish. Indulge in traditional favorites like Adobo Fried Turkey Medallions and Cranberry-Grape Braised Wagyu Beef Cheeks. Complete your feast with delectable sides and desserts, ensuring a Thanksgiving filled with the vibrant flavors of Latin cuisine. For more information, visit www.torotoromiami.com/menus; (305) 372-4710.
Experience an elegant South Florida Thanksgiving at Jaya at The Setai. The special holiday jazz brunch, priced at $125 per adult, offers live jazz, endless Roederer Champagne, and a diverse selection of Asian, seafood, and dessert stations. For dinner, savor Jaya's signature dishes alongside Thanksgiving specials like Peking Duck Spring Rolls and Pumpkin Spiced Beignets. Jaya's à la carte Thanksgiving dinner service promises a sophisticated celebration from 6 PM to 11 PM. Reservations for brunch and dinner at www.thesetaihotel.com/miami-
For an oceanfront Thanksgiving celebration, Ocean Social by Chef Tristen Epps at Eden Roc Miami Beach beckons with a feast from 11 AM to 7 PM. Priced at $95++ per adult, the menu includes a Caja China Carving Station, featuring Citrus Brined Turkey Breast & Leg Confit, and a Pasta Station with Fall Squash & Eggplant Lasagna. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking setting and savor a culinary journey crafted with care. Reservations are required. For more information, visit www.edenrochotelmiami.com/
Step into opulence at Gianni's at The Villa Casa Casuarina, the former Versace Mansion, for a Thanksgiving celebration curated by Executive Chef Valter Mancini. Choose from a special lunch menu, a la carte lunch options, or a Thanksgiving Turkey special available during lunch and dinner. Amidst romantic statues, mosaic-filled pools, and gardens, Gianni's offers an indulgent Thanksgiving experience. For reservations, call (786) 485-2200 or email email@example.com.
Quinto at EAST Miami Hotel invites you to a South American-inspired Thanksgiving feast with a special 3-course pre-fixe menu priced at $55 per person. Savor dishes like Ensalada de Arvejas, Pechuga de Pavo Adobada, and Pastel de Calabaza. Quinto's elevated terrace restaurant, overlooking the Miami skyline, promises a unique blend of rustic charm and culinary excellence. For more information, please visit www.quintomiami.us
Celebrate Thanksgiving oceanside at Lona Cocina & Tequileria on Fort Lauderdale Beach. The three-course Thanksgiving menu, priced at $45++ per person, offers a Mexican twist on traditional dishes. Enjoy Slow Cooked Turkey Breast or Tequila & Pineapple Roasted Ham, paired with Grandma's Mashed Potatoes or Camote Casserole. Conclude your feast with Pastel de la Abuela or Pecan Pie. Lona promises not just a meal but a coastal culinary adventure. For more information, visit www.lonarestaurant.com; Telephone: (954) 245-3069.
For a stress-free holiday preparation, Wild Fork, South Florida's meat and seafood market, offers Thanksgiving items that elevate your home-cooked feast. Impress your guests with Bone-in Turkey Breast, Corn Souffle, Green Bean Casserole, and Mashed Sweet Potato Crumble. With same-day delivery and in-store pick-up, Wild Fork ensures a seamless Thanksgiving culinary experience. Visit www.wildforkfoods.com for more information.
Bid farewell to pre-made pie dough and let Fireman Derek's Bake Shop sweeten your Thanksgiving. Choose from Autumn indulgences like Pumpkin Pie, Pumpkin Cheesecake, Pecan Pie, and more. Pre-order online and savor the flaky crusts, creamy fillings, and delightful flavors that define Fireman Derek's signature desserts. For more information, visit www.firemandereks.com
For a professionally crafted Thanksgiving at home, Ocean Social by Chef Tristen Epps offers Thanksgiving To-Go packages starting at $250 plus tax. The feast includes Mojo Honey Glazed Turkey Breast, savory bread pudding stuffing, chipotle spiced sweet potatoes, and more. Indulge in A La Carte options or add a touch of elegance to your dinner with Ocean Social's culinary creations. For more information, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/
Abbale brings the Mediterranean spin to your Thanksgiving celebration with its Thanksgiving To-Go feast. Priced at $325 for 4 people, the menu includes Fire Baked Pitas, Roasted Butternut Squash Hummus, Grilled Spiced Turkey Kefta, and more. For a stress-free and flavorful Thanksgiving, let Abbale deliver the taste of the Mediterranean to your doorstep. For more information firstname.lastname@example.org or (305) 587-4242.
Chef Mariano Araya's Casa Mariano in Doral offers Thanksgiving To-Go packages for an exquisite Mediterranean-inspired feast at home. Choose from options for 6 or 10 people, featuring Stuffed Turkey Breast, Smoked Whole Brisket, and delectable sides. With Casa Mariano, bring the flavors of the Mediterranean to your Thanksgiving table without the hassle of cooking. All options can be purchased online at https://casamariano.com/
Table by Antonio Bachour presents Pumpkin and Pecan Tarts for a sweet ending to your Thanksgiving at home. Priced at $35, these delightful tarts serve up to six slices and showcase Chef Bachour's mastery of visually appealing and delicious desserts. Add a touch of sweetness to your Thanksgiving celebration with Table by Antonio Bachour. For more information, please visit https://tablebachour.com/.
Whether you prefer the elegance of a lavish dine-in experience or the convenience of a carefully crafted to-go feast, South Florida's culinary scene has something for everyone this Thanksgiving. Savor the flavors of Pan-Latin cuisine, or bring home the taste of the Mediterranean with expertly prepared to-go packages. This Thanksgiving, let the diverse and vibrant culinary offerings of South Florida elevate your holiday celebration.