Local Restaurants that will be open on Thanksgiving Day

Turkey Dinner

Are you trying to decide whether you want to go out for a Thanksgiving meal?

Our friends, Betty and John Foy at the Meadows Inn asked us if we knew what local restaurants would be open on Thanksgiving Day. Here’s a list of restaurants that will be open:

Restaurants who will be serving Thanksgiving meals (reservations are either required or highly recommended):

The Chelsea: serving from 12 – 6pm, 335 Middle St., 637-5469.

Christoph’s on the Water: serving in the Ballroom with Banquet Buffet from 12 – 3pm, 100 Middle St., 638-3585.

The Flame Restaurant and Banquet Centre: Brunch will be served from 11am – 3pm, 2303 Neuse Blvd., 633-0262.

Harvey Mansion Historic Inn: serving from 1 – 6pm with a three course Turkey Feast and also serving from regular menu, 221 S. Front St., 635-3232.

Fairfield Harbour Food and Spirits: Full Thanksgiving menu with seating times at 12pm, 2pm, and 4 pm. They will also be serving the regular menu, 100 Marina Dr., 514-0202.

Triple Play Restaurant/Bar will be serving turkey dinner (also catering to Bambooz Tiki Bar and The Diamond Club), 1706-E Hwy 70E, 637-6184.

Open with regular menu:

Buffalo Wild Wings, 3102 Dr MLK Blvd. 635-9464.

Half Time Pub and Grill, 3325 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 672-8777.

Waffle House 3303 Dr MLK Jr Blvd., 635-5220 and 1000 Hwy 70 E, 672-9800.

Bar open, kitchen closed:

Spunky McDoogle’s bar will be open, kitchen will be closed, 1908 S. Glenburnie Rd., 637-5705.


Kitchen on the Trent will be catering Thanksgiving meal the day before, 2500 Trent Rd., 638-2241.

Please note: we tried calling all of the restaurants in New Bern. We didn’t connect with some of them (i.e. nobody answered or received answering machine). If you know of a restaurant that will be open, please let us know and we will add them to the list.

We hope this helps you decide!

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