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November 14, 2014

Thanksgiving Dinner and Desserts To-Go in South Florida

Each year this list gets a bit longer and a bit more exciting. Whether or not you’re into preparing Thanksgiving Dinner this list is definitely worth a look-see. Miami Smokers is new to the list with its Pig and Ham offerings, and the desserts are abundant this year. If you’re going to stand on tradition and cook your turkey, that’s great, I’m all for it, as I cook my turkey, but I recommend nixing making your own pies, and check out where you can trust the professionals to make that crust…..Happy Thanksgiving! Click here for a list of restaurants serving Thanksgiving Dinner in South Florida. And if you’re looking to turkey trot, or give selflessly of your time on Thanksgiving, there are shifts still available to assist in preparing, serving and delivering meals to the less fortunate on Thanksgiving click here


Thanksgiving Dinner-To-Go from Open Kitchen Miami, the works for eight, soup, salad, turkey, two sides, bread and dessert for $265. Orders must be placed by November 20th by phone (305) 865-0090. Pick up is on Thanksgiving between 10am-2pm. 1071 95th Street, Bay Harbor Islands

Thanksgiving Dinner-To-Go from MC Kitchen the meal feeds 6 to 8 people; Thanksgiving dinner include turkey, two sides, stuffing, gravy, cranberry sauce and dessert. $425. Call 305.456.9948 to place your order. 4141 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami

Thanksgiving To-Go from Swine includes Carved Smoked Turkey; Cornbread & Sage Stuffing; Whipped Sweet Potato; and Homemade Cornbread. The $145 feast serves four, must be purchased in advance at and can be picked up Wednesday, 11/26 from 12:00pm – 8:00pm.  Swine 2415 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables

Turkey-to-Go From The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove, Miami includes Herb Roasted Whole Turkey, Pumpkin Soup, Homemade Turkey Gravy, Spiced Pecan Stuffing, and house made Pumpkin Pie. Prescheduled pick-ups from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Limited availability. Orders must be placed by Tuesday, November 25th. $235 plus tax and gratuity. “Sides-only” Package at $129, plus tax and gratuity. The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove, Miami located at 3300 SW 27th Avenue, Coconut Grove, Florida 33133.

Miami Smokers is offering Thanksgiving options with pre-order Thanksgiving Pigs and Hams for those wanting to forgo the typical turkey; 10-20 pound candied hams, sold by weight at market price and 6-12 pound suckling whole pigs, pre-marinated and sealed, both with a $25 deposit. The pig experts will provide instructions on how to prepare the swine and how many one will feed. All orders must be placed by Friday, November 21, 2014. Pickups are on Wednesday, November 26, from 10 am to 8 pm, and early Thanksgiving hours from 9 am until noon. Miami Smokers, located at 306 NW 27th Avenue in Little Havana, Miami.

Thanksgiving Desserts can be had from Fireman Derek’s Bake Shop & Cafe in Wynwood. Fireman Derek will be accepting pre orders for pies up to the week of Thanksgiving then it will be first come first serve. To place your orders call 786-449-2517. Fireman Derek’s Bake Shop & Cafe is located at 2818 N Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33137. open seven days a week from 8am Monday-Friday and from noon on Saturday and Sunday. Fireman Derek’s Thanksgiving Pie menu is as follows:
Key Lime
Crack Pie
Pecan Pie
Chocolate Pecan Pie
Pumpkin Cheesecake
Oreo Cheesecakes

Fort Lauderdale
Thanksgiving Dinner To Go at Weezies Gluten Free Kitchen. Pre order complete dinners, side dishes and desserts. Orders must be placed by November 20th by calling 954.993.3993. Pick up is on Thanksgiving from 7am – 2pm. 1321 East Commercial Blvd Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334

Palm Beach

All The Fixin’s To Go at Aioli West Palm Beach. You cook the turkey and order the side dishes. Pan-roasted Gravy; Butternut Squash Casserole with Pecan Streusel; Three Cheese & Macaroni; and Cranberry-Apple Sauce. Cauliflower Gratin; Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Bacon and Balsamic; and Ciabbata Sausage Stuffing. Desserts can be ordered as well, Chocolate Walnut Tart, Bourbon Pecan Tart, Cranberry Pear Tart, Pumpkin Tart, and Apple Cheesecake. Pricing and serving sizes for Aioli dishes and tarts are as follows: Apple-Cranberry Sauce and Pan-roasted Gravy are $8.00 per pint. The vegetables and other side dishes are available in small (serving 4-6); medium (serving (8-10) and large portions (serving 12- 14 people) and pricing ranges from $18 – $32 for Mac & Cheese and Ciabatta Stuffing, and $22 – $36 for the vegetables. Desserts and tarts are 10” serving eight large pieces or 16 smaller slices and pricing is $28 – $45 per dessert. Order by Tuesday, November 24th and pick up Wednesday afternoon, November 26th. Aioli is located at 7434 S. Dixie Highway in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Dessert to go in Palm Beach: Pastry Chef Patrick Lézé has created a menu of seasonal desserts, for Thanksgiving. All selections will be available at both his flagship patisserie, Patrick Lézé- Palm Beach and Panaterie in downtown West Palm Beach.  The menu of tarts and pies are each available in three sizes, for 4 people, 6-8 people, and 8-10 people. Additionally, the bakeries’ regular selection of baked goods, chocolates, and delicacies will also be available for pre-order for special events throughout the holiday season. Patrick Lézé- Palm Beach 229 Sunrise Ave, Palm Beach, FL 33480 and Paneterie 205 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Four Season Palm Beach Thanksgiving-Turkey-to-go; A traditional multi-course Thanksgiving dinner for eight is ready to-go at the Four Seasons Palm Beach. $250. Call (561) 493-5530 to place your order 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Front Drive Pick Up on Thanksgiving is from 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm 2800 South Ocean Boulevard  Palm Beach, Florida

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