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Thanksgiving Catering in Hoboken + Jersey City

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Thanksgiving is quickly sneaking up on us, and while some of us might enjoy cooking all day, some don’t. Luckily for Hoboken and Jersey City residents, several local restaurants and catering businesses have no problem doing the job. It’s easy to get an entire traditional Thanksgiving meal from the following restaurants in our area. To save time and energy, here’s a list of Thanksgiving catering options in Hoboken + Jersey City.

Disclaimer: This is a growing list. Please email hello@hobokengirl.com to be included.

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ABC Catering

Abbey Bell Catering is offering catering for Thanksgiving this year. Choose from a variety of snacks, appetizers, and sides including shrimp cocktail, cheese and charcuterie, and more. To place an order, contact Abbey here.

Amanda’s | 908 Washington Street

Why not enjoy a meal from one of Hoboken’s most beloved restaurants from the comfort of home? This year, Amanda’s is offering a Traditional Turkey Dinner, including white and dark meat turkey, stuffing, carrots, mashed potatoes, and gravy. The meal will be served hot, to be picked up on Thanksgiving Day. Add-ons include seasonal soups, desserts, sides, and beer and wine. Orders must be placed by phone at 201-798-0101 by Sunday, November 21 to ensure quantities.

Anthony David’s

Pino Hospitality knows what they’re doing when it comes to food, and catering is no different. From soup to appetizers to entrees and a variety of sides, Anthony David’s is the way to go to impress the guests.  The last day for orders is November 22nd. Order here.

Antique Bar + Bakery 

This local favorite will offer everything from turkey to desserts this year. Antique’s catering menu will feature, of course, a 20-25 lb turkey, seasonal rice balls, creamy mashed potatoes, sage stuffing, mac + cheese, the signature dessert — the Antique bread pudding, and so much more. All Thanksgiving Pre-Orders must be placed by November 19th. Contact Antique Bar + Bakery by calling 201-683-7029 and find the full menu here.

The Brass Rail | 135 Washington Street

This year, the Brass Rail will offer a three-course prix fixe Thanksgiving meal. Patrons can takeout or eat in from 2PM – 8PM. For those who don’t love traditional Thanksgiving foods, this one is a solid choice. Of course, there is a turkey + trimmings entree, but there are several other choices for those who simply want to enjoy a great meal. In addition, there are vegan and vegetarian options upon request. We’ll be saving room for dessert, as all of the choices sound amazing, in particular the Nutella creme brulee. Email nancy@thebrassrailnj.com to place an order in advance.

Read More: Where to Buy Pre-Made Thanksgiving Side Dishes in Hoboken + Jersey City


casey 2 cook

Casey Repetti is a local mother, chef, and blogger who is our go-to for a tasty platter consisting of just about anything. For hosts who are cooking a Thanksgiving meal, but have no time to worry about appetizers while your guests wait, Casey is the one to call. Email casey2cook@gmail.com to get started on a custom order.

Del Frisco’s Grille | 221 River Street

The Thanksgiving offerings at Del Frisco’s capture all of the flavors of the season, with pumpkin cheesecake and butternut squash bisque bookending the meal. The traditional turkey entree is available, in addition to all of the steakhouse classics. Diners can order online for the ultimate convenience.

Dolce & Salato | 1101 Grand Street

The Thanksgiving Box from Dolce & Salato just might be the idea to save the holiday. With one phone call to order for the party, anything a guest could want on Thanksgiving will be prepared. The box includes turkey with all the trimmings, prepared just like Nonna would. Add a dessert or two to the order and dinner is done. The Thanksgiving Box must be preordered by Wednesday, November 17th for pickup on Wednesday, November 24th from 2PM-6PM or Thursday November 25th from 9AM-12PM.

Hailfax | 221 River Street

Seasonal flavors will rule the day at Halifax. The Thanksgiving menu includes all the high notes like cranberry, sage, apples, and roasted everything. Even better? The dessert is “mini tastes of fall” and includes mini versions of everyone’s favorite fall desserts including spiced pecan pie and pumpkin cheesecake.

Hoboken Catering

With a four-page long catering menu, Hoboken Catering is bound to satisfy any Thanksgiving need. From hors d’ oeuvres to dips to picking plates, entrees, and sides, this is the perfect option for those hosting several people.

Hudson Table | 1403 Clinton Street

For the ultimate semi-homemade holiday, order one of Hudson Table’s Thanksgiving kits. Each kit serves four and comes with everything needed to have a traditional feast. Even better, diners can add on a holiday pie with their orders to complete the meal. We like that the kit comes with potato rolls for those leftover sandwiches. Preorder now and pick up on either Wednesday, November 24th from 2PM-6PM or Thursday November 25th from 11AM-2PM.

Jersey City

Busy Bee Organics | 451 Palisade Avenue and 175 2nd Street 

Guests will be buzzing about the delicious meal prepared by Busy Bee Organics. Even better? Everything on the menu is prepared with deliberate attention to dietary restrictions, so everyone can feel safe while enjoying the meal. Order online by November 21st to ensure availability. From sides to sweets, each course is covered. There are even sweet loaves for breakfast the next day. Gluten-free, nut-free, soy-free, and vegan are just some of the dietary needs accommodated by the team at Busy Bee.

Bread and Spoon

For those seriously savory + classic sides, contact Bread and Spoon. This Jersey City-based catering service will be offering “everything but the bird” for your Thanksgiving or Friendsgiving meal. Curated by chef Colleen Christi, enjoy traditional holiday sides brought right to the celebration. Contact Bread and Spoon here

Cangiano’s | 225 Pavonia Avenue

In addition to the Italian classics like stuffed mushrooms, cheese manicotti, and eggplant parm, Cangiano’s has all the traditional sides like rosemary mashed potatoes, sausage stuffing, and roasted Brussel sprouts, to name a few. Several options are vegetarian and/or gluten-friendly, so for those with a diverse dietary group, this is a great option. Bell & Evans turkeys are available as well. All orders must be placed by November 19th.

The Cottage | 136 Monticello Avenue

The Thanksgiving meal available includes a turkey with all the trimmings, and there is a full vegetarian menu available as well. For those who have the meal covered but need desserts, The Cottage has that covered as well, with seasonal goodies like a pumpkin tart and a cherry loaf available, among others. Pre-orders are required, and pickup will be the day before Thanksgiving.

Fire & Oak | 485 Washington Boulevard

An American restaurant on an American holiday is always a good place to start. This Newport staple will be offering both a prix-fixe Thanksgiving meal and a limited regular a la carte menu.  Meals must be ordered in advance, so check the restaurant’s social media to confirm.

The Franklin | 159 New York Avenue

It’s hard to pick the best part about The Franklin’s Thanksgiving menu. The menu is filled with classic choices and is available for both catering and a la carte orders.  Some standouts include the Turkey Porchetta entree, which is stuffed with spinach, prosciutto, parmesan cheese, and currants, the Butternut Squash Soup topped with Granny Smith apples, and the roasted heirloom carrots. We think Grandma would approve. Preorders must be placed by November 23rd and can be picked up on the big day from 10AM – 3PM. Catering orders can be delivered for a $30 charge.

Hamilton Pork

This Jersey City staple is best known for its drool-worthy BBQ-fare, but Hamilton Pork is also participating in the Thanksgiving fun. They’ll be offering a catering option for those who are looking to skip the cooking this year. Click here to inquire about catering.

Harry’s Daughter | 339 Communipaw Avenue

In addition to the regular catering menu, which consists of platters of this restaurant’s most popular dishes like the Lobster Mac, Curry Shrimp, and Pumpkin Rice, Harry’s Daughter also has a special Thanksgiving menu. Of course, the menu consists of classic items with the Caribbean twist that Harry’s Daughter is known for. The meal is $32 per person and must be pre-ordered. The restaurant will be open on Thanksgiving Day from 2PM – 11PM.

Jam Cakery Events | 326 5th Street
There’s a reason why Jam Cakery Events is so popular: the team creates delicious, seasonal meals while accommodating different dietary restrictions in a purposeful way. Diners can feel safe knowing that the food was prepared with care, without sacrificing any of the tasty flavors or celebratory aspects of a holiday meal. Orders should be placed by email or by phone and can be picked up or delivered. Jam Cakery’s holiday catering menu includes appetizers, entrees, and desserts. Raw, organic, vegan, soy-free… any guest’s needs will be taken care of.

Maritime Parc | 84 Audrey Zapp Drive, Jersey City

Maritime Parc is offering a full Thanksgiving dinner package (4-8 people) starting at $225 that includes maple-bourbon glazed brined turkey breast with thigh and drumstick, cranberry-orange chutney, pan gravy, butternut squash soup, pumpkin seeds, pear and blue cheese compote, and dinner rolls. Orders must be placed by 12PM Sunday, November 22nd. Orders can be placed here.

Ruth’s Chris | 499 Washington Boulevard

Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse is a classic for a reason. This year, the Thanksgiving menu is available for dine-in and takeout. The takeout menu has options to suit all kinds of groups, from the whole shebang to a dessert or side dish or two. Patrons can choose the pickup time and temperature of their orders, which is convenient for those on the go.

Salt + Seed | 210 Hudson Street

What started out as a stand at the Uptown Hoboken Farmers Market in 2017 is now a full-fledged restaurant that also offers catering services. While the location may have changed, Salt + Seed’s commitment to high-quality vegan food remains the same. For Thanksgiving, the restaurant offers a fully vegan feast, with all of the classic seasonal flavors at the forefront. Vegan versions of items like sweet potato casserole, stuffing, and gravy are all on the menu. Patrons must pre-order online by November 19th at 8PM for pickup on Wednesday, November 24th from 1PM – 5PM.

Satis Bistro | 212 Washington Street

Satis Bistro has options for both at-home and dine-in patrons. A limited number of reservations are available for diners who want to eat at this charming Paulus Hook spot. The reservations must be made in advance and pre-paid. For at-home patrons, meal orders must be placed by November 23rd. The menu has all of the flavors of the seasons and ends on a sweet note with a homemade spiced pecan pie.

See More: Where to Find Thanksgiving Pies in Hoboken, Jersey City, + Bayonne

Food Markets

ACME Markets | 614 Clinton Street, Hoboken + 125 18th Street, Jersey City

Ordering from the store where most of us do the weekly shop is probably the biggest no-brainer of them all. The pros at ACME have everything needed for a holiday meal, and since they already have a ton of other catering items available, it’s easy to add on other things like salads, desserts, and appetizers.

Hudson Greene Market | 77 Hudson Street, Jersey City

From appetizers to sides to entrees to desserts, Hudson Greene Market has a wide selection for every course of the meal. This market has the usual suspects like an Italian antipasti platter, but some more creative options like stuffed artichoke hearts and spanakopita. Being able to mix and match the different options means there will be something for all the guests, including those with dietary restrictions.

Kings Foods | 1212 Shipyard Lane, Hoboken

Shopping the prepared foods section at Kings feels like a treat most weeks, but during Thanksgiving, it feels like a cheat code. Patrons can quickly get everything needed for a holiday meal here, knowing that it will be freshly made and of high quality. The menu will be available starting November 13th and includes several vegan and gluten-free options.

ShopRite | 900 Madison Street, Hoboken + 400 Marin Boulevard, Jersey City

Yes, ShopRite caters. The store will be offering a full catering menu that features all of the Thanksgiving favorites. See the options and order online here.

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