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Where to Enjoy a Thanksgiving Feast in Harlem: Restaurants Open for Dine-In and Takeout

Updated: Dec 8, 2023

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, your favorite restaurants in Harlem have started posting their holiday menus.

Many are even offering meals to go for those who prefer to celebrate at home.

Here, then, is an updated list of Harlem spots that will do most of the work on Turkey Day, whether you choose to dine in or take out.


Central Harlem 113 W 116th St between Lenox and Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Blvds

Dine in and enjoy a prix fixe dinner that includes a choice of herb roasted turkey or honey-glazed ham, or get the holiday turkey/ham platter for 10 people to enjoy at home.

Hamilton Heights 3569 Broadway and W 146th St

This cozy corner spot is serving up a Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimming—plus football on the TV.

Central Harlem 2149 Frederick Douglass Blvd and W 116th St

This Harlem spot offers Thanksgiving two ways: a dine-in prix fixe holiday meal (including homemade buttermilk biscuits; a choice of roast turkey, prime rib or lobster and crab-stuffed salmon; and seven-cheese macaroni) or a catered holiday meal with a similar menu.

Multiple locations

Order chef Charles Gabriel's Thanksgiving special to go: A choice of pan-fried or old-fashioned smothered turkey wings, three sides and cornbread—for one, four or 10 people. Send requests to

West Harlem 700 W 125th St at 12th Ave

To-go packages include the Turkey Deluxe for 8-12 people (including a pit-roasted turkey, two sides and a choice of two pies), the Half Turkey Deluxe, or just the turkey and gravy on its own.

Central Harlem 341 St Nicholas Ave and W 127th St

The prix fixe dine-in menu at this inviting French spot includes pumpkin soup with white truffle, roast turkey with veal and chestnut stuffing, and classic pumpkin pie.

Central Harlem 300 W 114th St at Frederick Douglass Blvd

The prix fixe Thanksgiving menu includes roast turkey with sausage stuffing, wine-braised short ribs, Lowcountry collard greens and Grandma's sweet potato pie.

Central Harlem 2375 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd and W 139th St

Chef Cisse’s pre-fixe Thanksgiving menu at the restaurant includes starters like butternut squash soup, turkey au jus, plus a choice of traditional pies.

Central Harlem 310 Lenox Ave between W 125th and W 126th Sts

There are two ways to enjoy Rooster's Thanksgiving menu, which includes a choice of fried or roasted turkey breast, cornbread stuffing, and garlic mash: at the restaurant itself or buffet-style at Ginny's Supper Club downstairs.

Central Harlem 196 Lenox Ave and W 120th St

Put an Italian spin on the holiday with Settepani's Thanksgiving catering menu, complete with an organic turkey, your choice of pasta (lasagna Bolognese or pasta all Norma), stuffing, sides, and a choice of two desserts, including the one-of-a-kind pumpkin pecan panettone.

Central Harlem 328 Lenox Ave between W 126th and W 127th Sts

This legendary soul food spot's Thanksgiving menu features classics like roast turkey, glazed ham, and sides including collard greens and candied yams. There are also takeout holiday menus for one person, 4 people or 8-10 people.

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