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Written By: Taylor Gorski Thanksgiving Dinner in LA

From dining on cozy outdoor patios to picking up fully prepared Thanksgiving dinners to enjoy at home, make Thanksgiving 2020 as easy as pie. While traveling to be at a big family gathering may not be in the books, there are still reasons to celebrate and end the day feeling absolutely stuffed. We’ve rounded up 14 places to either dine or simply pick-up turkey dinner in Los Angeles on Nov. 26. Give thanks, call your loved ones and indulge in an extra slice of pumpkin pie this year. 


1 | Sea You There Thanksgiving Dinner in LA

Sea Level at Shade Redondo Beach and zinc@shade Manhattan Beach

Shade Hotel Redondo Beach and Manhattan Beach are serving Thanksgiving dinner for the whole family. Whether you are looking to pick-up a feast or dine in, dinner is the last thing you’ll have to worry about this year. Dig into a roasted turkey and add sweet potato puree to your order! 

Price: $100 family meal to-go, $40 per person dine-in plated dinner 

Sea Level at Shade Redondo Beach
655 N Harbor Dr
Redondo Beach, CA 90277

zinc@shade, Shade Manhattan Beach
1221 N Valley Dr
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266


2 | Feast Your Eyes Thanksgiving Dinner in LA

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel

Whether your Thanksgiving is two people this year or 10, Loews Santa Monica has you covered. Pick up a freshly made feast featuring a Diestel Family Farm turkey, wild mushroom stuffing and mashed potatoes just to name a few items. Add a bottle of wine for an additional $50. Orders can be placed on Resy, and contactless pick-up will take place on the hotel’s front lawn from noon to 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. 

Price: $175 (two to four guests), $350 (six to eight guests), $700 (10+ guests)

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
1700 Ocean Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90401


3 | A Super Thanksgiving Thanksgiving Dinner in LA

Superba Food + Bread

A Venice favorite, Superba Food + Bread is offering pre-orders for Thanksgiving to be picked up at their Snacks + Coffee locations in North Hollywood and Pasadena as well as the main Venice location. This year, everyone can reap the benefits of the impeccable Superba Food + Bread. Order your Thanksgiving feast before Nov. 22, and pick it up at their three locations by 10 a.m. Thanksgiving morning. Coffee and fresh pastries will also be available to hold you over until dinner! 

Price: Varies

Superba Food + Bread
1900 Lincoln Blvd
Venice, CA 90291


4 | Locally Sourced Thanksgiving Dinner in LA


Akasha, in Culver City, has created a Thanksgiving take-out menu available to pick up on Nov. 25 and 26. Dishes and ingredients are sourced from farmers markets and other purveyors. All dishes have to be heated, and cooking instructions are included. Those who spend over $250 will receive a $25 gift card to Akasha for a future visit! 

Price: Varies

9543 Culver Blvd
Culver City, CA 90232


5 | Thanksgiving Feast, but Make it Greek

Taverna Tony

Switch it up this year and indulge in a Greek feast! Taverna Tony’s 15-item prix fixe menu is ideal for the whole family and features favorites like Greek potatoes, chicken souvlaki and dolmathes. 

Price: $52.95 per person

Taverna Tony
23410 Civic Center Way
Malibu, CA 90265


6 | Outdoor Dining Thanksgiving Dinner in LA

The Front Yard

Dine at The Garland this Thanksgiving at The Front Yard’s elevated outdoor patio. From noon to 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, indulge in smoked prime rib, horseradish potato gratin and chorizo stuffing. These dishes are full of flavor and served in a beautiful setting! 

Price: $59 for adults, $29 for kids 

The Front Yard at The Garland 
4222 Vineland Ave
North Hollywood, CA 91602


7 | Fill Your Tummy at Fia 

Fia Santa Monica

Executive Chef Brendan Collins is cooking up a special Thanksgiving menu this year. Enjoy traditional dishes on the prix fixe menu and pair your dinner with a featured wine. The al fresco garden is the dreamiest setting for a holiday dinner! 

Price: $85 for adults, $35 for kids 

Fia Santa Monica 
2454 Wilshire Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90403


8 | It’s Fiesta Time!


Pick up a Thanksgiving meal kit from Hermanito for a Mexican feast. Chips and guacamole, Pacific shrimp ceviche and cilantro lime rice? Yes, please! Don’t forget to add on flavorful favorites like Peking duck with black garlic mole and line-caught Tai red snapper. Take off the pressure this year with the help from Hermanito!  

Price: $60 and up

2024 Sawtelle Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90025


9 | Elevate Your Thanksgiving 

Spire 73

Take your Thanksgiving to new heights with an at-home dinner experience from Spire 73.  Spire 73 is offering a delicious four-course meal available for curbside pick-up on Thanksgiving.

Price: Starting at $60 per person 

Spire 73 
900 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90017


10 | Like an Italian

L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele

Make it an Italian Thanksgiving this year with the help of L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele. From lasagna to Italian gravy, all you have to do is pick up your Thanksgiving dinner and, of course, feast! 

Price: Varies

L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele
1534 N McCadden Pl
Los Angeles, CA 90028

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