Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner in Destin When You Stay at Cottages by the Bay
Are you celebrating Thanksgiving with us this year? If not, this is a great year to start a new family tradition. Our mild November weather and beautiful beaches are just two reasons to come get away! Plus, some of our favorite Destin restaurants are serving Thanksgiving dinner this year – this means less time cleaning up and more time spent with friends and family. Take a look below at some of our favorite restaurants that are serving Thanksgiving dinner in Destin this year. From heat-and-eat meals to full sit-down buffets, the variety of options means there’s something for everyone.
- Harbor Docks – Harbor Docks is hosting their Annual Free Thanksgiving Day Feast on November 26th from 11 AM-7 PM. There is no cost to enjoy Thanksgiving dinner at Harbor Docks, but donations are accepted. Proceeds benefit Destin Harvest and Okaloosa Habitat.
- Brotula’s – Stop by Brotula’s for a Thanksgiving buffet from 11 AM–7 PM. Enjoy traditional appetizers and desserts and as well as a carving station with roasted filet mignon and smoked turkey and gravy.
- Vin’tij – Head over to Vin’tij in Grand Boulevard for an elaborate four-course feast! Curried Butternut Squash Soup, Red & Gold Beet Salad, Turkey Roulade, and your choice of dessert are all on the menu. Or, you can order individual entree items like Spice Roast Grouper or a la carte options as well.
- Cracker Barrel – Nothing beats a homestyle meal from Cracker Barrel. For Thanksgiving dinner in Destin, they are serving their special Heat n’ Serve Family Dinner. You can choose meals for 4-6 or 8-10, depending on the size of your party. Plus, you can even get classic desserts and sides like Three Cheese Squash Casserole and Pumpkin Pie.
- Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse – In addition to their full menu, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse is also serving Thanksgiving lunch and dinner. From 11 AM – 3 PM and 5-9 PM, enjoy entrees such as Emerald Coast Grouper, Venison Chops with Blackberry Sauce, and Bone-In Filet along with Thanksgiving sides and desserts.
- 790 on the Gulf – Enjoy Thanksgiving with a view this year! 790 on the Gulf is still offering their annual Thanksgiving buffet from 11:30 AM until 5 PM. Reservations and carpooling are highly recommended. Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving buffet menu, featuring Hand-Carved Slow-Baked Turkey with Gravy, Sweet Potato Casserole with Tiny Marshmallows, and assorted traditional holiday pies.
There is still time to book your Thanksgiving celebration at the Cottages by the Bay! Our vacation homes in Destin are the perfect place to unwind and spend some time with your loved ones.