Don’t let Thanksgiving dinner be a turkey this year. Celebrate with family and friends at one of these area dining establishments, where your meal is guaranteed to be delicious.
Amp 150, 4277 W. 150th St., invites you to the Thanksgiving table with unique twists on traditional American holiday dishes. Start your meal with a stop at the build-your-own chop salad station and bread and butter station. Entrees are chef-carved roast turkey with gravy and apple-stuffed pork loin. A side dish buffet includes fried Brussels sprouts, green bean casserole, stuffing with apples and walnuts, butternut squash ravioli, roasted sweet potatoes, white bean cassoulet and garlic mashed potatoes. The cost is $29.95 for adults and $21.95 for youngsters under 12 years of age. Dinner is served from noon to 5 p.m. Reservations are required. Phone 216-706-8787.
Becker’s bakery is open from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thanksgiving to fill your orders for pumpkin, apple and cherry pies, pumpkin rolls, nut and poppy rolls and breads. Locations are at 29603 Lorain Road, North Olmsted, 440-801-9856; and 22088 Lorain Road, Fairview Park, 440-734-9856.
Celebrate an American tradition with an Italian twist at Buca di Beppo, 23575 Detroit Road in Westlake. The turkey feast includes roast turkey and gravy, garlic mashed potatoes, green beans, cranberry sauce and homemade Italian sausage stuffing flavored with garlic, sage and Parmesan cheese. Dessert is mini chocolate chip cannolis. You can add spaghetti marinara, fettucine Alfredo, baked ziti or ravioli al pomodoro to the feast for an additional charge. The cost of the turkey feast is $45 for up to three people and $90 for up to six people. The restaurant also offers party pans to take home. Thanksgiving-to-go orders must be placed by 9 a.m. Monday. Buca di Beppo opens at 11 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day. Phone 440-356-2408.
The Fairview Tavern kicks off the holiday with a Thanksgiving eve party on Nov. 21, with food and drink specials all night. A Thanksgiving Day buffet, served from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., is priced at $12. Call the Fairview Tavern, 21867 Lorain Road in Fairview Park, at 440-799-4200.
Elmwood Bakery, 15204 Madison Ave. in Lakewood, is filling Thanksgiving orders Nov. 19 through Nov. 21. Call ahead for pumpkin pies and pumpkin rolls, nut and poppy seed rolls, sticky buns, paska bread and holiday cookies. Phone 216-221-4338.
SB Eighty-One, 24481 Detroit Road in Westlake, is dishing up a Thanksgiving Day buffet, beginning at 11 a.m. Guests have a choice of prime rib, turkey or baked Atlantic salmon. Sides are stuffing, mashed and sweet potatoes, giblet gravy, green bean casserole, peel-and-eat shrimp, Bittaker salad, pasta salad and cranberry sauce. Pumpkin and apple pie will be served, along with assorted mini desserts. The cost is $29.95 for adults and $11.95 for children under 12 years of age. Call 440-835-3559 for reservations.
Tommy’s Place, 1325 Linda St. in Rocky River, is serving a Thanksgiving Day buffet priced at $12. Phone 440-331-9687 for reservations.