What’s Open on Thanksgiving?
It’s November. Do you know where your Thanksgiving dinner will be? No? Well. Restaurants stand ready to help.
Here are some that are open on Thanksgiving — Nov. 22 this year. (Surely there are more; others can add their hours and contact info in the comments if they’d like.)
Reservations usually are recommended, and it’s noted where they’re required. Where no prices for dinner are listed, it’s because they had not been set yet.
Pfister Hotel: Brunch buffet, along with turkey and traditional side dishes from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It’s $49.95; discounted for children. 424 E. Wisconsin Ave. (414) 935-5950.
Mason Street Grill: Serving the regular menu and a special Thanksgiving prix-fixe menu. 1 to 7 p.m. 425 E. Mason St. (414) 298-3131.
Kil@wat: Brunch, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., with traditional Thanksgiving fare served beginning at noon. A dinner tasting menu will be served 3 to 8 p.m. In the InterContinental Milwaukee, 139 E. Kilbourn Ave. (414) 276-8686
Potawatomi Bingo Casino: The Buffet has all-you-can-eat turkey, ham and sides, $22, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.Fire Pit Sports Bar & Grill has a turkey dinner for $14 from 11 a.m. to midnight (restaurant is open until 2 a.m.).RuYi will feature a half duck with sides for $25 from 5 p.m. to midnight. Casino guests must be 21 or older. 1721 W. Canal St. (800) PAYS-BIG.
Cafe at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center: A la carte breakfast is served 6:30 to 11 a.m., and the brunch buffet with turkey is served 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Buffet is $24.509 W. Wisconsin Ave. (414) 271-7250.
The Packing House: Sit-down turkey dinner with the trimmings, $18.95; discounted for children. Other entrées will be available. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., with live jazz in the lounge from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Reservations required. 900 E. Layton Ave. (414) 483-5054.
Polonez: A buffet of turkey, side dishes, Polish dishes and desserts is $17.95; discounted for children. Seatings are at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. 4016 S. Packard Ave., St. Francis. (414) 482-0080.
Coach’s Pub & Grill: A traditional Thanksgiving dinner with the trimmings, including dessert, will be served. 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. $9.95. 5356 S. 13th St. (414) 281-8175.
Steakhouse 100: A traditional turkey dinner is $15.95; discounted for children. The regular menu will be available, along with lobster tail specials. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. 7246 W. Greenfield Ave., West Allis. (414) 727-2222.
Benny’s Cafe: Benny’s will serve turkey dinners from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. for $11.99, which includes pumpkin pie and beer or wine. The regular menu also is served, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. 5354 S. 27th St. (414) 431-0004.
Diamond Jim’s Stoneridge Inn: A traditional turkey dinner with side dishes is $17.95; the full menu also is available. 1 to 8 p.m. 11811 W. Janesville Road, Hales Corners. (414) 425-7777.
Bigg’s Roadhouse: All-you-can-eat turkey dinner, $10.95, or turkey and ham, $15.95. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. 1900 N. Mayfair Road, Wauwatosa. (414) 256-9000.
Timmer’s Resort: The buffet is under the direction of a new chef this year, John Grasso. It features turkey and roast beef. Noon to 4 p.m. $19.95; discounted for children. Reservations required. 5151 Timmer Bay Road, West Bend. (262) 338-7710.
Andrew’s: Turkey will be served with a choice of three accompaniments plus dessert. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. $42. Reservations required. In the Delafield Hotel, 415 Genesee St., Delafield. (262) 646-1620.
Ron’s Cozy Corner: The family-style dinner features roast turkey, baked ham and broasted chicken. Noon to 6 p.m. $14.95; discounted for children. W359-N5920 Brown St., Oconomowoc. (262) 567-9625.
Frontier Restaurant: Turkey breast and roast beef will be served on the buffet from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., with seatings until 6 p.m. The regular a la carte menu will be served 7 to 10 p.m., with a turkey special. Buffet is $34.95, discounted for children. At Lake Lawn Resort, 2400 E. Geneva St., Delavan. (262) 725-9155.
Jimmy’s Island Grill: A turkey dinner with the trimmings for $15.95 will be served 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. The restaurant is also serving the regular breakfast menu (7 to 11 a.m.) and lunch-dinner menus (11 a.m. to 8 p.m.). In the Radisson Hotel Milwaukee West, 2303 N. Mayfair Road, Wauwatosa. (414) 837-2121.
Mulligan’s Irish Pub & Grill: It opens at 6 p.m., serving a limited menu until 1 a.m.; the bar is open later. 8933 S. 27th St., Franklin.Filed in Press Coverage