Restaurants Open On Thanksgiving 2014

Boston Market Restaurant Pics by Mike Mozart of TheToyChannel and JeepersMedia on YouTube.
Boston Market Restaurant Pics by Mike Mozart of TheToyChannel and JeepersMedia on YouTube.

Don't have a home-cooked Thanksgiving dinner lined up? Fear not. America's bevy of chain restaurants have you covered. And so do we: Here are some national and regional chains that will be open on Thanksgiving day:

Applebee's: Selected Applebee's will open for Thanksgiving lunch and dinner. Check local listings for hours.

Boston Market: Open on Thursday for Thanksgiving catering deals.

Buca di Beppo: Will open at 11 a.m. on Thanksgiving and feature a traditional turkey dinner.

Cracker Barrel: Open on Thanksgiving during its regular hours (6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.). Restaurants will offer Thanksgiving fare in addition to the standard menu.

Denny's: Perennially open 24/7, the national chain will be open on Thanksgiving.

Fast food chains like McDonald's, Burger King & Pizza Hut: Some stores will be open while others will be closed. Call ahead to verify.

Golden Corral: Golden Corral will offer a $12.99 Thanksgiving buffet (plus steak and shrimp). Hours vary.

Hooters: Yes, you can give thanks at Hooters this Thanksgiving. Hours vary.

IHOP: Some IHOP locations will be open on Thanksgiving, though hours vary.

Magianno's Little Italy: Will be open from noon until 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving and feature a special holiday menu.

Marie Calender's: Most stores will be open for both dine-in and take out on Thanksgiving, but check with your local restaurant.

Ruby Tuesday: Locations will be open on Thanksgiving, although they will not serve turkey or Thanksgiving staples.

Ruth's Chris: The steakhouse will open many of its restaurants on Thanksgiving. Check local listings for hours and prices.

Waffle House: All Waffle House locations are open 24/7/365, including on Thanksgiving.

Whataburger: Most Whataburger locations are open on Thanksgiving.

Of course, depending on where you live, there may be many local, non-chain restaurants open on the holiday too. Try Open Table or a basic Google search to find some nearby options.



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