11/22/2012 12:10 am ET Updated Nov 22, 2012

Restaurants Open On Thanksgiving: A Guide To Where You Can Eat

Are you trying to find restaurants open on Thanksgiving?

The options you have for eating out depend on where you live. When it comes to national chains, here are details on some of the establishments you'll find open for business:

Denny's is "open every hour of every day." Click here to find a location by you.

Cracker Barrel will begin serving Thanksgiving meals to customers at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday. From the restaurant's website:

Join us this Thanksgiving and enjoy a hearty turkey n’ dressing meal complete with baked ham, sweet potato casserole, cranberry relish, your choice of vegetable, a beverage*, and made-from-scratch biscuits or corn muffins, as well as a tasty slice of Pumpkin Pecan Streusel pie for dessert.

8.99 Adult 4.69 Child** Served Thursday, November 22nd starting at 11 a.m.
*Beverage does not include milkshakes.
**Child's meal does not include ham or casserole, and comes with half slice of pie.

Boston Market is open Thanksgiving day, according to the restaurant's website. Click here to find the location closest to you.

Golden Corral will have a Thanksgiving buffet for just $12.99 on Thursday. Click here for more details and to check out the menu.

Maggiano's is open on Thursday and you can make reservations online at a restaurant near you. The cost is $36.95 per person and $17.95 for guests between the ages of 5 and 12.

McDonald's, Burger King & Pizza Hut: Some, but not all, locations for each restaurant will be open on Thanksgiving. Hours of operation may vary based on where you live. Be sure to check online or call ahead before to make sure the restaurant nearest to you is open.

You may also have options to choose from for eating out on Thanksgiving when it comes to local restaurants. MapMuse has an online tool that allows you to put in your location and find restaurants open for business.

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