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Thanksgiving Dinner To Go Options for the Plano Area

If you’d like to skip cooking in the kitchen this Thanksgiving, we have a whole bunch of great carry-out options for your family’s Thanksgiving Dinner

We are here to help you try some of the delicious Thanksgiving classics that Plano area restaurants and caterers have to offer.

Thanksgiving dinner to go

Your Family Gathering can come in many forms!

By the time you buy a turkey or a ham, plan to buy the ingredients and cook all the sides and make the desserts… wow! Ordering it for pickup is looking better and better.

Maybe you are still planning a big gathering? Make it easier on yourself by outsourcing some. of it! Small gathering? Why cook all the sides for a small crew when you can outsource it?

Yep, these Thanksgiving to-go combinations look better and better everyday!

Want to cut back on some (or all) of the cooking for Thanksgiving?

Caveat: Some options have deadlines for pre-orders or may have limited availability, so order early. 

Want a Smoked Brisket?

Blu’s BBQ on Preston, Dickeys (take it and heat it up at home or you can take it hot), Spring Creek BBQ, Rudy’s or Lockhart BBQ.

Where is our Favorite BBQ place nearby?

Hard Eight BBQ Texas
Hard Eight BBQ

Crack Brisket: Smoked bbq served on weekends. Available at 1lb-4lb serving or a full slab with a restaurant quality.- beef brisket (Halal also available)- pork belly burnt ends- spareribs- pork butt- Texas Twinkies- smoked peach cobbler- AND MORE!

Also offering Turkey Legs to fill your turkey cravings. Order here

Richardson’s Ten50 BBQ

Where: 1050 N. Central Expressway
Richardson, TX 75080 

They’re offering a family-style menu of meats, sides & desserts for pickup.

The Holiday Pitmaster Package is $30 per person (with a 15 person minimum) and includes a glazed ham, turkey breast, green beans, mashed potatoes, cornbread stuffing, rolls, and fruit cobbler. You can also just order a whole brisket, turkey breast, ham, or more individually and then add on some sides by the gallon. Pre-orders are recommended.

Hard Eight BBQ on 121 is also a local favorite!

Want to pick up (Sliced) Turkey and Ham?

Honeybaked Ham
Photo Credit: Honeybaked Hams

Honeybaked Hams, Luby’s and Central Market are all great options.

You might want to get smoked versions from Lockhart Smokehouse Plano

Where: 1026 East 15th Street, Plano, TX 75074 

You can pre-order smoked family-style portions of meats, sides, and desserts this Thanksgiving. For meat, there are fully smoked turkeys and hams, prime rib, and whole briskets available. Add on sides of green bean casserole, potato casserole, smoked cream corn, mac and cheese, or peach cobbler. Items will be served cold, but vacuum sealed with reheating instructions.

Order online ahead of time for pickup just before Thanksgiving.

Eatzi’s has all types of sides to go with your Turkey, Ham and Thanksgiving entrees.

Through November 23, shoppers can reserve turkeys and holiday meats, prepared meals and party trays online from Sprouts.

Thanksgiving Meal to go
Full Homemade Thanksgiving Dinner with Turkey Stuffing Veggies and Potatoes

Or a Whole Turkey?

Get a Greenberg Smoked Turkey (based in Tyler, TX): renowned for being juicy and smoked and shipped to your door. (Update – due to a fire at their facility, there will be no turkeys available for 2020).

Need a Full Thanksgiving Menu?

Catering by Chef Mark: A slow roasted brined turkey, mashed potatoes, sweet potato bite and bourbon pecan pie. Great options from $29 for groups of 10.

Call: (972) 984-0971

Family Style Thanksgiving Brunch at Herd and Hearth

Where: Westin Stonebriar, 1549 Legacy Drive, Frisco 75034

Pick up a fresh cooked meal (heat and eat) from 10am – 2pm. Orders must be put in by 5pm on Tuesday, November 24. Starting at $38 for 2.

Thornhill Catering (2 menus available). Call Kim to order: 214-226-3460 

Thanksgiving Turkey to order
Photo Credit: Thornhill Catering

Looking for a ready-made Thanksgiving Meal?

  • Cracker Barrel
  • Haywire
  • Ten 50 BBQ
  • Norma’s Cafe
  • The Keg
  • Boston Market
  • Whiskey Cake Plano
  • Del Frisco’s
  • Maggiano’s
  • Cowboy Chicken
  • Seasons 52
  • Saltgrass
  • Urban Crust
  • Holy Grail Pub
  • Fogo de Chao
  • Craftway Kitchen
  • Blue Mesa
  • Jasper’s
  • Bonnie Ruth’s

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