The holidays are here and Thanksgiving is on the horizon. It’s time to carry out all of our favorite family traditions — from watching football to eating all of the turkey and delicious sides your heart desires — and make plans for the upcoming holiday. To help you prepare, we’ve rounded up the list of restaurants and bars in Hoboken and Jersey City that will be open on Thanksgiving Day as well as any special menus and prix-fixe offerings available. Read on for the list of spots open on Thanksgiving in the Hudson County area.
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Del Frisco’s Grille | 221 River Street
Hours: 11:30AM – 7:45PM
Special Menu: This spot is serving a prix fix menu for $57 as well as a limited menu with some of the restaurant’s favorite dishes.
Halifax | 225 River Street
Hours: 1PM – 7:45PM
Special Menu: The $75 prix fixe Thanksgiving menu includes starters like kabocha squash soup, tuna tartare, and turkey confit fritters with frisee and cranberry aioli. Entrees range from turkey with chestnut challah stuffing, bluehouse salmon with red beet farro, and local beef cheek with kabocha squash grits. Drinks are not included in the pre-fixed price.
Karma Kafe | 505 Washington Street
Hours: 11AM – 10:30PM
Keming | 1006 Washington Street
Hours: 11AM – 10PM
MOJO Coffee | 230 Willow Avenue + 801 Bloomfield Street
Mario’s Classic Pizza | 724 Garden Street
Hours: Begins at 11AM
Special Menu: A traditional turkey dinner will be up-for-grabs at Mario’s. The staff encourages locals to stop by and enjoy a free Thanksgiving meal at Mario’s Garden Street location — reservations are not needed.
The Brass Rail | 135 Washington Street
Hours: 1PM – 8PM
Special Menu: Guests can choose one appetizer, one entree, and one dessert from a select menu for $49. Appetizer offerings include roasted butternut squash soup and acorn squash salad, while entrees feature curry pumpkin risotto, pan-roasted salmon, and of course, a roast turkey dinner. You can browse the full menu here.
Bistro La Source | 85 Morris Street
Hours: 1PM – 8:30PM
Special Menu: There will be a specialty à la carte menu with an array of appetizers, entrees, and dessert options — including farmhouse vegetable soup, pumpkin ravioli, turkey, and warm pumpkin pie. Children’s and vegetarian menu items will be available, too. Reservations are filling quickly, so be sure to reserve ASAP. Browse the full menu here.
Brick Lane Curry House | 136 Newark Avenue
Hours: 10:30AM – 11PM
Fire + Oak | 479 Washington Boulevard
Hours: 11:30AM – 10PM
Special Menu: In addition to its regular menu, Fire + Oak will be offering a traditional turkey dinner on Thanksgiving. There is no fixed price.
Taste of North China | 75 Montgomery Street
Hours: 11AM – 8:40PM
Reservations: There is no special menu being offered, but reservations are recommended.
The Cottage | 136 Monticello Avenue
Hours: 6AM – 3PM
Satis Bistro | 212 Washington Street
Hours: 3PM – 9PM
Special Menu: For $75 per person, guests will receive a four-course, pix-fixe menu consisting of rum-spiced butternut squash soup, arugula salad, roasted turkey, and the choice of pecan or pumpkin pie. Reservations can only be made for indoor dining.