Thanksgiving is just around the corner and, if you're like me, cooking a giant meal that takes several hours doesn't sound too awesome. Luckily there are several places in Utah Valley where you can dine in on Thanksgiving or grab a pre-made meal to take and serve at home!

Fine Dining for Thanksgiving

1. Slate at Provo Marriott

Feast at the Thanksgiving Buffet at the Provo Marriott. There will be classics like turkey breast, prime rib, and sausage stuffing. The Provo Marriott also offers kid-friendly food like corn dogs, mac and cheese, and chicken strips. Speaking of kids, children 5 and under are FREE. To make a reservation, call 801-377-4700.

2. Magleby's

Every year, Magleby's hosts their famous Thanksgiving Buffet from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on Thanksgiving day. As one of the most popular restaurants in Springville, the reservations fill up pretty fast. This year, they are pairing up with Siempre, to host a larger Thanksgiving dinner. You can make a reservation here.

Thanksgiving Grills


3. Tucanos

Have a Brazilian Thanksgiving at Tucano's Brazilian Grill in Orem. Along with their usual menu, they will also be serving three kinds of turkey, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, and more! To reserve, call 801-224-4774.

They also offer a Thanksgiving meal to go. They have three options so you can choose the meal that best fits your holiday plans. To order, head to the Tucanos website!

4. Rodizio Grill

Celebrate Thanksgiving the Brazilian way at Rodizio Grill in Provo, located in The Shops at Riverwoods. From 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, you can indulge in a range of meats carved table-side by Gauchos. Experience the flavors and ambiance of Brazil without leaving Utah. With over a dozen meat selections, it's a unique and flavorful way to celebrate the holiday.

Take-Home Thanksgiving Dinner

Table with Thanksgiving classics like turkey and pie

5. La Jolla Groves

Fine dining restaurant La Jolla Grove in Provo is offering a Take Home Thanksgiving Feast that you can pick up and reheat on Thanksgiving Day. It is $160 for a full family meal and includes turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, vegetables, salad, and rolls. Order at

6. Gourmandise

Gourmandise in American Fork is offering a take-home Thanksgiving Feast which includes turkey breast, Gourmandise roasted vegetable medley, scratch-made cranberry chutney, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, Gourmandise croissant, and brioche stuffing, turkey gravy, and butter and herb rolls. This option is $165 and feeds 4-6 people. You can also order individual sides and desserts. Order it on the Gourmandise website.

7. Cracker Barrel

Located in Springville, Cracker Barrel is serving up some hearty Thanksgiving options. You can choose from the Thanksgiving Heat n’ Serve Feast that serves 8-10 people and includes two turkey breasts, dressing, gravy, cranberry relish, sweet potato casserole, two sides, rolls, pumpkin pie, and pecan pie for $154.99.

Alternatively, if you're hosting a smaller gathering, opt for the Thanksgiving Heat n’ Serve Family Dinner that serves 4-6. This option includes one turkey breast, dressing, gravy, cranberry relish, sweet potato casserole, one side, and rolls. These dishes are available for pickup between November 18 and November 25.

8. Gather 'Round Meals

Savor a stress-free Thanksgiving with Chubby's Cafe's delightful offerings. From complete family feasts to homemade pies, their exquisite dishes ensure a hassle-free celebration. Conveniently pick up your order at any of their 7 locations and enjoy a delicious holiday spread. Don't miss out on the Roasted Turkey Family Feast or the tempting Apple Crumb Pie. Place your order now for a hassle-free Thanksgiving with Chubby's Cafe!

Thanksgiving BBQ

5 star barbecue

9. R&R BBQ

R&R’s fan-favorite Smoked Holiday Dinner is back! This pack includes a turkey breast, garlic mashed potatoes with gravy, creamed corn, stuffing, rolls, and a delicious cranberry-apple crisp for dessert! With enough food to feed 6-8 people, your entire meal will be ready to take home and finish in your oven with easy at-home instructions. Call in your order or order in-store at one of their Utah Valley locations (Lehi, Pleasant Grove, Provo, Spanish Fork)!

10. 5 Star BBQ

Located in Vineyard, Utah, 5 Star BBQ is offering a Thanksgiving Smoked Turkey that's bound to impress. Serve a Thanksgiving dinner they won't forget with their slow-cooked, tender, and juicy smoked turkeys.

Available hot and fresh on Thanksgiving Day. Whether you're looking for a turkey breast, the whole bird, sides, or dessert, they've got you covered. Remember, there's a limited quantity available, so place your order as soon as possible!

Thanksgiving Buffets

thanksgiving buffet

11. Golden Corral

For a wallet-friendly Thanksgiving buffet, Golden Corral in Orem is offering all-you-can-eat turkey, ham, and beef roast. They also offer Thanksgiving meals for takeout. To order your Thanksgiving meal, use their app or go to their website.

12. Chuck-A-Rama

Chuckarama in Lehi and Provo will be open from 10 am-6 pm on Thanksgiving offering their all-you-can-eat buffet. You can also grab "to-go" for $8.49/lb. Don't miss out on their lava cake and cheesecake ice cream!