Feel like trading in your home-cooked feast for a night of turkey filled fine dining? If so, hit these restaurants serving up traditional and twisted takes on T-day dinner:
Keepin’ It Classic: Jo’s Nolita
This Nolita gem is serving up turkey and all the fixins with a Eurasian twist. This three-course menu kicks off with your choice of Spiced Butternut Squash Soup or Quinoa Salad followed by Shrimp Sambal Tumis or Sake Poached Asian Pear Salad. For the main course opt for Herb Roasted Turkey aside sautéed brussel sprouts, sweet potato puree, pan roasted herb stuffing, gravy and cranberry sauce or a veg friendly entrée of mushroom risotto. And, for dessert dive into a traditional pumpkin pie. Jo's is serving up their feast from 2 - 8 p.m.
Jo's is located at 264 Elizabeth Street New York www.josnyc.com.
Abandoning Tradition: Edi & The Wolf
You won’t find turkey on this three-course prix fixe menu, rather, Austrian faves like wiener schnitzel, foie gras with lingonberries and speatzle with mushrooms and Brussel sprouts. Offered 3 p.m. – midnight, this menu will run you $45 per person.
Edi and The Wolf is located at 102 Ave C www.ediandthewolf.com 212.598.1040
An Italiano Style Thanksgiving: Sauce
The hip LES pasta place will serve turkey breast stuffed with porcini mushrooms and turkey confit, cranberry apple relish, candied yams, faro and sausage stuffing as well as your choice of an appetizer and first course plus pumpkin pie for dessert. $49.95 per person.
Sauce is located at 78-84 Rivington St www.saucerestaurant.com 212.420.7700.
For Eclectic Tastes: Red Farm
Have a Chinese style T-day meal at this West Village haunt featuring special items like Peking-style turkey, tempura yam and black bean sauce string beans. Thanksgiving specials will be available along with the regular menu, a la carte style.
Red Farm is located at 529 Hudson St www.redfarmnyc.com 212.792.9700.
A Wine-Filled Feast: Corkbuzz Wine Studio
Indulge in the best of food and DRINK at this wine lovers dream hub. Corkbuzz’ T-day feast will include herb-roasted turkey with all the trimmings and wine pairings selected by a master sommelier. Two seatings: 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.; $65/person; $105/person with wine pairings
Corkbuzz Wine Studio is located at 13 E 13 St www.corkbuzz.com 646.873.6071