Restaurants Open Thanksgiving Day

Restaurants Open Thanksgiving Day

Everyone deserves to have a table to gather around on Thanksgiving. Whether you’re a first responder, separated family, group of friends, want to start a new tradition and carve new memories, are gearing up for an all-nighter at Black Friday Frenzy, or simply don’t care for dishes in your sink, the restaurants listed here will open Thanksgiving Day to make sure everyone has a warm and welcoming place to dine at during the holiday. Happy Thanksgiving!


IHOP Peppermint Pancakes


The Market Place
13126 Jamboree Rd., Irvine, CA 92602

(714) 665-8763
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 6:30am – 3pm

We’ll start with the most important meal of any day: breakfast! Visit IHOP to indulge in Pumpkin Spice Pancakes, Dark Chocolate Peppermint Pancakes, and Eggnog Pancakes. Delish!


Urban Plates Thanksgiving

Urban Plates

The Market Place
13380 Jamboree Rd., Irvine, CA 92602

(714) 332-6272
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 12pm – 8pm

Urban Plates is making Thanksgiving almost too easy! Along with their full menu, Urban Plates will be offering their special Thanksgiving menu on November 24th for dine-in, take-out, or have it delivered with DoorDash. The Thanksgiving Family Meal for four includes herb-roasted free-range turkey, gravy and cranberry relish, choice of two one-quart sides, and grilled focaccia ($60). Or, order the Thanksgiving Plate for $15, signature sides, holiday cakes and tarts, or all of the above!

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Texas de Brazil

The Market Place
13772 Jamboree Rd., Irvine, CA 92602

(949) 209-1500
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 11am – 9:30pm

NEW to The Market Place in Irvine, celebrate Thanksgiving churrasco style at Texas de Brazil! Enjoy flame-grilled meats, seasonal salad items, roasted turkey sweet potato casserole, homemade gravy, cranberrysauce and more.


Del Frisco's Grille - Deviled Eggs

Del Frisco’s Grille

Irvine Spectrum Center
772 Spectrum Center Dr., Irvine, CA 92618

(949) 341-0376
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 11am – 8pm

Enjoy a chef-prepared three-course Thanksgiving Dinner that includes an appetizer, main course featuring sliced roast turkey & trimmings, and a dessert for $42 per person. A children’s turkey dinner is also available for $15. Full menu is also served. + View Thanksgiving Dinner Menu


Macaroni Grill

Macaroni Grill

The Market Place
13652 Jamboree Rd., Irvine, CA 92602

(714) 508-7990
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 12pm – 8pm

Maybe turkey isn’t your thing, and that’s ok! Visit Macaroni Grill for a dinner inspired by Italian trattoria cusine, culture and conversation. Bonus: on Thanksgiving Day, the restaurant is offering half-priced bottles of wine!


TAPS Thanksgiving Dinner

TAPS Fish House & Brewery

The Market Place
13390 Jamboree Rd., Irvine, CA 92602

(714) 619-0404
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 12pm – 7pm

As TAPS puts it, “give thanks for not having to eat Aunt Sue’s casserole this year!” TAPS will be serving all the traditional holiday trimmings including: Fresh Carved Turkey, Honey Glazed Ham, Prime Rib, Atlantic Salmon, Green Bean Casserole, Candied Yams, a trio of traditional pies, and more!



Famous Dave’s BBQ

The Market Place
13122 Jamboree Rd., Irvine, CA 92602

(714) 462-9179
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 11am – 11pm

Famous Dave’s BBQ is open for dine-in and take-out on Thanksgiving Day. In fact, their Bar-B-Que Elves are the to ResQue! Let Famous Dave’s Pitmasters do the work and you get the fame. Slow-smoked over Cherrywood for three hours and rubbed with a holiday blend of spices, this turkey’s sweet smokiness and juicy flavor will be the talk of the table. And then there’s the ham! Oh, the holly jolly jam. Double-smoked over hickory and glazed with a delicious blend of spices, citrus and brown sugar to make this the most tender and flavorful ham on any table, anywhere. + More Catering Info

Porvenance - restaurant open Thanksgiving


Eastbluff Village Center
2531 Eastbluff Dr., Newport Beach, CA 92660

(949) 718-0477
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 12:30pm – 6pm Limited seating; reservations are required.

Enjoy a wonderful prix-fixe dinner for $45.50 per person (or a limited menu for children under 12 for $19.95). Start with a basket of their famous biscuits and honey butter (that alone has us there!) then choose from a butternut squash bisque or freshly clipped garden lettuces with verjus vinaigrette. Oven-roasted main course choices include: turkey breast with rich turkey gravy; all-natural boneless beef shortribs with horseradish cream and port wine reduction; loch duart Scottish salmon with pomegranate glaze; and the vegetarian platter. All main courses come with these traditional sides: apple and pork sausage stuffing; caramelized garlic crushed potatoes; roasted maple yams; green beans; and cranberry chutney. Save room for the dessert bar! Full bar and wine list available but no outside wines allowed for this special dinner.

Other restaurants open Thanksgiving Day:

Agora Churrascaria
Executive Park
1830 Main St., Irvine, CA 92614
(949) 222-9910

Bayside Restaurant
Bayside Shopping Center
900 Bayside Dr., Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 721-1222
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Capital Dim Sum – Seafood – Bar
Irvine Spectrum Center
770 Spectrum Center Dr., Irvine, CA 92618
(949) 788-9218
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 10am – 8pm

Class 302 Tea Cafe
The Market Place
13252 Jamboree Rd., Irvine, CA 92614

(714) 389-1177
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 11am – 4pm

Johnny Rockets
Irvine Spectrum Center
668 Spectrum Center Dr., Irvine, CA 92618
(949) 753-8144
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 11am – 8pm

Mastro’s Ocean Club
Crystal Cove Shopping Center
8112 East Coast Hwy., Newport Beach, CA 92657

(949) 376-6990

Natraj’s Tandoori
The Market Place
13246 Jamboree Rd., Irvine, CA 92602

(714) 665-0040
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 11am – 10pm

PHO Saigon Pearl
Irvine Spectrum Center
704 Spectrum Center Dr., Irvine, CA 92618
(949) 78-5400
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 10am – 5pm

Piadina – Italian Market Sandwich
The Market Place
2933 El Camino Real, Tustin, CA 92782
(714) 417-9660
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 10am – 9pm

P.F. Chang’s
Irvine Spectrum Center
514 Spectrum Center Dr., Irvine, CA 92618
(949) 453-1211
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 12pm – 8pm




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