Top 5 Thanksgiving Dinners
by Shadi Shomar
This Thanksgiving season your dining room table isn’t the only place you can enjoy a filling Thanksgiving meal. Check out the top 5 restaurants serving Thanksgiving dinner in Miami.
The Dutch is one such restaurant serving Thanksgiving dinner with a set price. Thanksgiving dinner isn’t a far venture from the restaurant’s usual fare, which is essentially food that makes you feel good and reminds you of home. The Dutch purchases its ingredients locally to create traditional American dishes that customers love. From 1 pm to 9 pm on November 23, a main course meal of turkey, whipped Yukon potatoes, and stuffing will be served. Hearty vegetables like butternut squash, rutabaga, and brussel sprouts will also be served along with the classic cranberry sauce and gravy. Dessert consists of three choices – apple pie and ice cream; sweet potato donuts with marshmallow compote; and pecan pie with cherry compote and ice cream. The entire Thanksgiving menu is prix-fixe at $55. You should book a table ahead of time to avoid the rush.
For steak lovers, BLT Prime is a dream. The restaurant builds many of it’s dishes to accentuate the juicy flavors of its steak. Thanksgiving dinner will be celebrated with a designated menu of classics with a touch of BLT Prime magic. The extensive menu included a quality selection of cheeses, fresh deli cuts, seafood, and salad. Of course, the star of the menu is the roasted Virginia turkey, the roasted prime rib and beef, and the apple braised pork belly. If you still have room for dessert, pick from a selection of traditional dishes like apple, pecan, and pumpkin pies, and almond tart, New York Cheesecake, or chocolate fondant. The meal is $98 per person, however children receive reduced prices. Reserve your table before it’s gone.
Vida at the Fontainbleau Hotel in Miami is another popular spot that will be serving up a Thanksgiving meal. A casual meal with be served throughout the day. Guests can enjoy an elegant, relaxing environment as they enjoy their meal.
Pizza and Burger by Michael Mina
What is one way to make Thanksgiving even more American? Serve it up in a burger. Pizza Burger is another restaurant in the Fontainbleau Hotel. It’s devoted to giving guests a laid back but fun experience in the form of pizzas and burgers. Thanksgiving dinner will be served in the Bounty Burger, a turkey burger with cranberry mostarda and turkey gravy. It’s a unique way to enjoy the holiday.
Swine Southern Table and Bar
Swine Southern Table and Bar is another place that meat–lovers will enjoy. Centered around southern cooking and tradition, this hub uses every part of the pig. Announcements for a 2017 Thanksgiving menu have not been released as of now. However, there is a chance that Thanksgiving dinner will be available since it has been in the past. Past Thanksgiving meals at The Swine consisted of a traditional, three course meal. A roasted Turkey with gravy and cranberry port sauce was the main attraction. Sides included whipped sweet potatoes, fried brussel sprouts, cornbread and sage stuffing, and five cheese macaroni and cheese with bacon and toasted bread crumbs. Desserts featured were a bourbon pecan pie and spiced apple pie. So keep a lookout for announcements of a Thanksgiving menu. God help us all that there is one this Thanksgiving.