There’s nothing quite like the combination of a perfectly roasted turkey paired with fluffy mashed potatoes doused in gravy, and all your favourite sides. But cooking a 20 pound bird in tandem with dishes ranging from brussel sprouts and baked carrots, to stuffing and pumpkin pie can be exhausting. Rather than spending your holiday sweating over an oven, order a pre-cooked dinner from this list of 17th Ave restaurants, and spend your holidays the way they are meant to be enjoyed – with friends, family and a cocktail.
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Comery Block is once again hosting their annual barbecue-style Thanksgiving Dinner featuring smoked turkey and cranberry sauce, homemade stuffing, honey glazed roasted carrots and brussel sprouts, mashed potatoes and gravy. To end the evening, enjoy a slice of decadent pumpkin pie.This hearty meal is $40 per person, and available for pre-order at comeryblock.com or for dine-in at their 17th Ave location on October 10th and 11th.
638 17th Ave SW, comeryblock.com
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Leave the cooking to the chefs this year and pick up Urban Fare’s chef-prepared Thanksgiving dinner. With enough servings for up to 6 people, this feast includes a stuffed and boneless turkey breast roast (they also have a vegan option) accompanied by all the fixings: cranberry sauce, garlic mashed potatoes and gravy. Don’t forget about your side options, which include crowd pleasers such as brussel sprouts, wild rice and caesar salad, as well as apple, pecan or pumpkin pie for dessert. Order 24 hours in advance and avoid the stress of holiday cooking this year.
101-906 16 Ave SW, urbanfare.com
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Your favourite neighborhood brewpub is cooking up Thanksgiving dinner this year and will be plating up mouthwatering items like house-smoked turkey, herb stuffing, truffle potatoes, roasted veg, cranberry sauce and gravy. This flavour-packed holiday dinner is $28 per person, and is available for pre-order until Oct. 9th at 2 p.m.
728 17th Avenue SW, trolley5.com
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17th Ave’s landmark tavern, The Ship & Anchor, is offering a wholesome, pre-cooked Thanksgiving dinner complete with braised turkey, creamy mashed potatoes, homemade stuffing and all the necessary ingredients to complete your holiday rituals. If you feel like shaking it up, swap out the turkey for their pre-order portobello fettuccine, or their classic pumpkin pie, available in whole or by the slice. You can also pay them a visit over the holiday weekend for a number of different dine-in specials on Sunday, October 10th and Monday, October 11th, between 12 p.m. and 10 p.m.
534 17 Ave SW, shipandanchor.com
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If you’ve had your fill of holiday pies and traditional Thanksgiving desserts, then place an order for Jelly Modern’s Thanksgiving doughnuts – flavours include maple crème, apple streusel, pecan pie, and pumpkin tiramisu. P.S. They also offer delivery!
100 1414 8 Street SW, jellymoderndoughnuts.com
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We can always rely on Ollia Macarons & Tea to create the most epic seasonal flavours, and as usual, they have not let us down. Skip the baking this year and grab some macarons from Ollia’s Autumn collection with flavours like pumpkin spice, cinnamon bun, chocolate London fog and dulce pear. These are the perfect post-dinner desserts (an absolute essential on Thanksgiving).
810C 16 Ave SW, byollia.com
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