If your idea of the perfect holiday includes not cooking in the kitchen all day, we’ve found these places that will gladly cook for you so you can spend more time with your family.
1. Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant
The Puckett’s Gro. holiday catering menu includes Turkey Day favorites like Cornbread Dressing, Cranberry Relish, Squash Casserole and more. The restaurant also offers protein options like roasted, smoked or fried turkey and smoked spiral ham, in addition to the smoked meats Puckett’s is known for, like Cherry Wood-Smoked Pulled Pork, Slow-Smoked Beef Brisket and Smoked Baby Back Ribs. Desserts include Chocolate Chess or Pumpkin Pie and several seasonal cobblers.
The full menu is online at www.puckettsgro.com/holiday and orders can be placed by phone at (615) 794-5527 or in person.
2. Puckett’s Boat House
Thanksgiving catering options at Puckett’s Boat House include Southern classics with a twist such as Oyster Dressing, Gumbo, White Cheddar Whiskey Grits and Peel and Eat Shrimp, plus homemade desserts like Key Lime Pie, Carrot Cake, Banana Pudding and Wedding Cookies.
Those interested can view the menu online at www.puckettsboathouse.com/holiday and order by phone at (615) 790-2309 or in person.
3. Moe’s Original Barb-B-Que
Moe’s offers smoked meats, homemade sides, and desserts. Choose from the traditional Whole Smoked Turkey (10-13lb.) $48.00 each, Whole Spiral Sliced Ham (8lb.) – $54.00 each, Moe’s Original Whole Boston Butt (4-5 lb.) – $45.00 each and Moe’s Original Smoked Turkey Breast – $14.00/lb. Add Cranberry Sauce and Gravy – 1/2 Pint $2 Pint $4.
Side dishes include Cornbread Dressin’, Sweet Potato Casserole, Hashbrown Casserole, Mac n Cheese, Skillet Corn, Green Beans, and Cornbread. Pricing sides are Half Pan (20-25 servings) – $28.75 each or Full Pan (50-55 servings) – $57 each.
Two dessert options are available: banana puddin’ and Mississippi Mud Pie. Call Moe’s catering number 615-772-3209 to place your order.
Orders must be placed by November 18th & picked up on November 22nd by 3 pm. Moe’s will be closed Thanksgiving Day.
4. Ludlow & Prime
Elevate your Thanksgiving meal with items from the Ludlow & Prime catering menu, which include: yukon gold mashed potatoes, truffle mac & cheese, carmelized brussel sprouts, roasted corn succotash, bacon wrapped dates + chorizo, just to name a few. You can also pick up a gallon of sweet or unsweet Southern Tea or season fruit tea. See their complete menu here.
5. Cracker Barrel
Cracker Barrel will offer Heat n’ Serve Family meals for Thanksgiving that go from your oven to table in 2 hours or less for just $99. Serves up to 10.
The meal comes with Oven-Roasted Turkey Breast, Cornbread Dressing, Turkey Gravy, Cranberry Relish, choice of three country sides, Sweet Yeast Rolls, and Pumpkin Pie & Pecan Pie. Includes easy-to-follow heating instructions and recipes for leftovers.
Orders are available for pickup 11/21 – 11/23. A 24-hour notice is recommended for orders.
6. Puffy Muffin
At Puffy Muffin in Brentwood, you can order everything from breakfast items, desserts, cornbread dressing, squash casserole, but just not the turkey. Online holiday ordering is now open until November 15th at 6 p. See the complete menu here, then place your order online.
7. Whole Foods
You can order a classic Thanksgiving dinner that serves four people for just $79.99. Included in the meal Classic Roasted Turkey (6 lbs), Creamy Mashed Potatoes (2 lbs), Traditional Herb Stuffing (2 lbs), Organic Turkey Gravy (1.5 lbs), Organic Cranberry Orange Sauce – vegan (1 lb), and Green Beans with Crispy Garlic and Parsley – vegan (2 lbs). Place your order online here.
8. Loveless Cafe
The Loveless Cafe Thanksgiving Meal Pack is a seriously good deal for a seriously good meal: Just $109.99 for a full Thanksgiving spread to feed six people. They cook and carve the turkey for you, along with a selection of their made-from-scratch sides and amazing pies. All you have to do is submit the order, pick up from the Loveless Barn, heat everything at home and dig in.
The Loveless Cafe Thanksgiving Meal Packs are a hot commodity so all orders must be submitted by Friday, November 17th, and don’t delay, they often sell out before then so order soon. Order online here.
9. Miss Daisy’s Kitchen
The first lady of Southern cooking offers an extensive to-go menu from market macaroni and cheese to the ever popular chicken salad. And don’t forget the pies, of which there are several, including: Bourbon Chocolate and Pecan, Chess, Fudge, Key Lime and Pecan.
See the complete menu listing here.
10. Daily Dish Cafe & Catering
From appetizers of trio cheese balls, goat cheese and strawberry salad, turkey, ham, and traditional sides, and desserts that feed 10-12 people, Daily Dish Cafe & Catering is now accepting orders until November 20th with pick-up on November 22. Call 615-293-1128 to place your order. Visit their Facebook page to see the complete menu.
11. Chef Beanie
You can order all of your favorite side dishes from Chef Beanie. Choose from smoked gouda mac n cheese, hashbrown casserole, sweet potato casserole and more. Dessert choices include caramel apple cheesecake bars and pumpkin bars. Place your order online here.