Wondering where you can eat out for Thanksgiving this year? Depending on where you live, you'll find a lot of options, some restaurants offering specialized Turkey Day fare, and others just open for business as usual. Here are some national chains open on Thanksgiving:
Boston Market -- is open on Thursday, and is offering special Thanksgiving catering. You can call the catering hotline at 866-977-9090 to place an order or ask any questions about Thanksgiving Day operations.
Cracker Barrel is open on Thanksgiving from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., with Thanksgiving service starting at 11 a.m. (You can get breakfast all day if, for some reason, you don’t want turkey, stuffing and gravy.) The restaurant is also offering Thanksgiving To-Go at $54.99 for up to six people.
Denny’s -- is “open every hour of every day,” according to its website, which includes Thanksgiving.
Golden Corral will be serving a Thanksgiving Buffet for $12.99 on Thursday, featuring all the classics.
IHOP will be open on Thanksgiving and is offering a $5 coupon for a return visit to the restaurant.
The options for eating out on Thanksgiving don't stop here, of course. Many local restaurants will be open and offering special Thanksgiving menus. MapMuse's online tool is a good place to start for finding restaurants open in your area.