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Where to Eat Thanksgiving Dinner in New York City

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Looking for some fun ideas for Thanksgiving dinner? We know we are and we’ve got you covered! Here is a good list of where to eat Thanksgiving dinner in New York City. There are some great options at all price points.

Il Mulino – 37 E 60th St
In the past, we have had some of the most delicious dishes here at Il Mulino and this year they offer a classic Thanksgiving dinner with roasted turkey, green beans, mashed potatoes and pumpkin cheesecake. Yum!

Recette – 328 W 12th St
Recette is one of our favorite American restaurants in New York City and their Thanksgiving menu sounds amazing with bay scallops, roasted monkfish, lemon buttermilk ice cream and of course turkey!

Eleven Madison Park – 11 Madison Ave
If you are looking for a restaurant with finer dining, Eleven Madison Park is a great start. It has a seasonal tasting menu that will set you back about $225 per person but every bite is sure to be pure bliss.

A Voce – 10 Columbus Cir, 3rd Fl
A Voce in the Time Warner Center has amazing views of New York City and Central Park. They have an Italian themed Thanksgiving menu with items like butternut squash raviolis, braised turkey legs and pumpkin panna cottas. It sure to be a memorable meal.

Le Cirque – 151 E 58th St
At Le Cirque, you can expect outstanding food and outstanding service and the dining room is gorgeous. What more can you ask for? Their menu has dishes like pecorino cheese creme brulee, black truffle risotto, filet mignon, foie gras and sure enough turkey. Wow!

Gotham Bar and Grill – 12 E 12th St
Gotham Bar and Grill is rated the best American restaurant in New York City so you know their Thanksgiving dinner is going to be mind- numbingly delicious. In fact, Gotham Bar and Grill was featured on the Food Network show, The Best Thing I Ever Ate for you guessed it, their Thanksgiving dinner!

Cafe Boulud – 20 E 76th St
Daniel Boulud’s name is synonymous with excellence and Cafe Boulud is one of his stars in his foodie empire. This year they have an exciting Thanksgiving menu with dishes like Maine peekytoe crab, chanterelle risotto and pumpkin mille-feuille.

Good Restaurant – 89 Greenwich Ave
Good Restaurant is our pick for a Thanksgiving feast! There is so much to choose from on their Thanksgiving menu but we are eyeing their deviled eggs benedict, roasted turkey and chocolate pecan pie.

Dovetail – 103 W 77th St
If you only have one word to describe Dovetail and their food, it would be beautiful. Dishes here are true works of art. This would also be our pick for a vegetarian Thanksgiving dinner. Truffled pappardelle, potato gnocchi and something they call the impossible cake has us giddy with excitement!

Essex Street Market – 120 Essex St
Finally an honorable mention has to go to the Essex Street Market if you are preparing Thanksgiving dinner at home. Every dinner starts with fresh, high quality ingredients and you can get everything here from fresh vegetables, different cuts of meat, fresh bread, yummy desserts, etc.