Thanksgiving Dinners

By local contributor
Scott McGinty

Thanksgiving is a time for family and a time to reflect on everything you have to be grateful for…plus indulge in great food. There’s no shortage of Thanksgiving dinners being served at the top restaurants around Scottsdale, so if you’re visiting, or just don’t feel like slaving over a meal all day, check out these feasts! 

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

Gather family and friends to give thanks and celebrate this joyous holiday at the Princess. Four dynamic restaurants and five talented chefs come together for one spectacular Thanksgiving feast held in the Palomino Ballroom. Chefs from BOURBON STEAK, La Hacienda, Toro Latin Restaurant & Rum Bar and Ironwood American Kitchen will each bring their own special culinary talents and themed menus to the table.
When: Nov. 23, 2017 | 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Price: $95 per adult | 40 per child
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Four Seasons Scottsdale at Troon North

Start of the holiday season with family and friends at Talavera’s elaborate Thanksgiving buffet, set in one of the most beautiful locations in the Valley. Indulge in more than ten chef-attended stations, with hand-crafted seasonal cuisine envisioned by Executive Chef Chuck Kazmer and Talavera Chef di Cuisine Samantha Sanz. Stations feature maple-brined smoke turkey, herb roasted harvest carrots, autumn-spiced sweet potato gnocchi and much more.
When: Nov. 23, 2017 | 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Price: $110 per adult | $48 per child 
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Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa

Celebrate Thanksgiving with a variety of family friendly activities and a festive holiday brunch at the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort at Gainey Ranch. The menu features cocktails, beer, wine and appetizers that are created using locally and regionally sourced ingredients and include items such as banana bread French toast, sweet potato salad with mustard vinaigrette, and herb roasted all-natural turkey with giblet gravy. Join Forrest Chimerica for Hopi games and crafts and learn the art and skills that Hopi children are taught to survive in the Arizona desert.
When: November 23, 2017 | 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Price: $89 per adult | $44.50 per child
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LON's at the Hermosa Inn

Join family and friends for a Thanksgiving meal at LON’s at the Hermosa, as Executive Chef Jeremy Pacheco and his culinary team create a three-course, prix-fixe meal featuring contemporary Southwestern takes on traditional holiday favorites.
When: November 23, 2017 | 12 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Price: $75 per adult | $25 per child
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Prado at Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa

Join Omni Montelucia for a four-course, prix-fixe menu with holiday favorites that include herb rubbed organic free-range turkey complete with sweet potato puree and prime filet mignon, along with decadent desserts like baklava ice-cream sandwiches. Live music will fill the air for this festive occasion.
When: November 23, 2017 | 1 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Price: $95 per adult | $35 per child
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T. Cooks at The Royal Palms

Enjoy your Thanksgiving at T. Cook’s at the Royal Palms. Relish delicious menu items such as the honey roasted butternut squash soup, coffee rubbed grass fed bison tenderloin and spiced pumpkin pie. The striking brick dining room, complete with a crackling fireplace and courtyard views is the perfect backdrop for your Thanksgiving meal.
When: November 23, 2017 | 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Price: $95 per adult | $32 per child
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Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa

Choose from two Thanksgiving meal options at the renowned Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa.  The Thanksgiving Dinner will be held in elements restaurant from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. and features menu items such as roasted pumpkin and white cheddar bisque, butternut squash dumplings and a traditional turkey dinner or honey hoisin glazed short ribs.

The Buffet at the Views, which is available from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. will include carving stations, a shellfish display and more!
When: November 23, 2017 
Thanksgiving Dinner: 12 p.m. - 8 p.m. | $95 per adult | $25 per child
Buffet at the Views: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. | $85 per adult | $25 per child
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The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa

The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa will feature a traditional Thanksgiving Day menu created by Executive Chef Christopher Masco. Guests will savor a delicious buffet-style dinner and live musical entertainment by the Maravich Duo while surrounded by sweeping floor-to-ceiling views of The Westin Kierland Golf Club and McDowell Mountains. Look for highlights like the seafood selection, cheese plates and a carving station.

Other options on property include a three-course holiday meal at Nellie Cashman’s Monday Club Café and a seasonal menu at Brittlebrush Bar & Grill.
When: November 23, 2017 | Starts at 1 p.m.
Price: $75 per adult | $25 per child
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Super Chunk Sweets & Treats

Super Chunk makes you Thanksgiving as easy as...pie. The nationally-recognized sweet shop is taking pre-orders on its baked-from-scratch pies like Fresh Roasted Pumpkin, Dutch Apple, Peanut Butter and more. You can also pre-order the John & Yoko Cake or mini cookies. 

You can place an order now through Nov. 20 with pick-up available Nov. 21 and 22. To place your order, please call 602-736-2383.