8 Places to Dine Out on Thanksgiving

Prefer to go out on Thanksgiving? Here is a list of 8 local places open this Thanksgiving.

1. Puckett’s Boat House

94 E Main St, Franklin, 37064

Puckett’s Boat House will be serving a traditional Thanksgiving buffet from 11am – 3pm. Call 615.790.2309 to make a reservation.

2. The Mockingbird Restaurant

3035 Reserve Blvd, Spring Hill, 37174

The Mockingbird will offer a Thanksgiving meal from 1pm-6pm, in which guests can enjoy a buffet with traditional Thanksgiving fare including turkey with giblet gravy, stuffing, cornbread and sweet potato casserole. Dessert choices consist of apple pie a la mode, pumpkin pie, and pecan pie. Cost is $37.95 for adults, $14.95 for children ten and under. Call (931) 487-9787 for reservations.

3. Loveless Cafe

Loveless Cafe

8400 Hwy 100, Nashville, TN 37211

The Loveless Cafe will be open from 7:00 am – 2:00 pm on Thanksgiving Day. They will be serving their normal menu.

4. Mere Bulles

Mere Bulles

5201 Maryland Way, Brentwood, TN 37027

Open on Thanksgiving from 11am- 6pm, entrees include prime rib with asparagus, turkey with mashed potatoes, seared salmon with oven roasted vegetables,and more. See their entire menu here. Adults $45.99, Seniors $40.00 and children ages 5 to 12 $16.99

5. Buca di Beppo

1722 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, TN, 37067

Each Turkey Feast is served family style and feeds six adults. Enjoy sliced white meat turkey, home-style gravy, roasted garlic mashed potatoes, spicy Italian sausage stuffing, green beans, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie. Make your reservation here.

6. Cracker Barrel

Cracker Barrel

Locations throughout Williamson County

Those dining at Cracker Barrel Old Country Store locations can enjoy the Homestyle Turkey n’ Dressing Meal complete with gravy, a sampling of sugar cured ham, sweet potato casserole, cranberry relish, a choice of a country side, a refillable beverage, made-from-scratch biscuits or corn muffins, and a slice of pumpkin pie for dessert. It is available from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. for $12.99 for adults and $7.99 for children.

7. Sperry’s, Cool Springs



650 Frazier Drive, Franklin, TN

The locally owned- steakhouse which opened back in 1974 in its first location in Belle Meade will be open on Thanksgiving Day. Hours will be from 11 a – 8 p with a special menu offering. Adults are $32 and kids are $14. Make your reservation by calling 615-778-9950.

8. Harpeth Hotel

Harpeth Hotel

130 2nd Avenue North, Franklin

Harpeth Hotel, Downtown Franklin’s new hotel, is celebrating their first Thanksgiving with traditional turkey day fare that showcases locally sourced ingredients on Thursday, November 28.

The special menu is curated by Director of Food and Beverage William Friedrichs, Executive Chef Jay Swift and Associate Executive Chef Cassie Upshaw at the 1799 Kitchen & Cocktails. Main Course -roasted turkey as the main course with a choice of three sides including Cranberry Walnut Relish, Sweet Potatoes “Macaire” with hazelnut brown butter with brussel sprouts.

The 1799 Thanksgiving Menu is available from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at $60 per person. Reservations are recommended, call (615) 206-7510 or book online at OpenTable.