We’re already nearly halfway through November– and Thanksgiving will be here feaster than you think.
🦃 Approximately 48 million turkeys are eaten in the United States everything Thanksgiving.
🦃 The average turkey weighs 15 pounds.
🦃 Two towns in the US are even named after the bird. That’s Turkey, T.X., and Turkey, N.C., to be exact.
In case you’re not planning to spend the day in the kitchen or attend a potluck, we’ve rounded up all the local spots that can take care of everything for you– from sides to a dessert to the whole dang turkey.
🍠 All the Fixins (and turkey, too)
Swig & Swine | 1217 Savannah Hwy., West Ashley + 2379 Hwy. 41, Mt. Pleasant | West Ashley: 843-225-3805, Mt. Pleasant: 843-416-7368 | The Thanksgiving menu ft. a whole turkey or turkey breast, multiple sides– like the classic mac + cheese or collards– + an assortment of pies for dessert. Full menu. (Must pre-order by Nov. 18).
Home Team BBQ | 126 Williman St. + 1205 Ashley River Rd., West Ashley | 843-225-7427 Ext. 1 | Smoked turkey and ham priced by the pound + an assortment of sides available for pickup or delivery. Call or email [email protected] for more info.
Ted’s Butcherblock | 334 East Bay St. | 843-577-0094 | The Thanksgiving catering menu includes whole turkeys priced by the pound, smoked sweet potatoes with bacon and parmesan, caramelized brussel sprouts with pancetta, + more. Full menu.
Square Onion | 18 Resolute Ln., Suite B., Mount Pleasant | 843-856-4246 | Pick from a list of delicious treats like cheddar herb biscuits, mac + cheese, pecan sweet potato casserole, + more. Full menu. (Must pre-order by Nov. 17).
🥘 Eat out instead
The Swamp Fox at The Francis Marion Hotel | 387 King St. | 843-724-8888 | Thanksgiving buffet ft. a carving station with roasted turkey + molasses-honey glazed ham, multiple side dishes, and a dessert bar. Full menu.
Tavern & Table | 100 Church St., Mt. Pleasant | 843-352-9510 | Choose between a traditional turkey, smoked prime rib, or a roasted halibut dinner. There will also be a children’s Thanksgiving dinner available. Full menu. Kids menu.
82 Queen | 82 Queen St. | 843-723-7591 | Three-course Thanksgiving feast ft. gourmet versions of classics like fried oyster mac + cheese, herb-roasted turkey breasts with giblet gravy + cranberry chutney, and sweet potato cheesecake. Full menu.
Lowcountry Bistro | 49 S. Market St. | 843-302-0290 | The regular all-day menu will be available along with Thanksgiving specials like butternut squash + andouille bisque, herb-roasted turkey breast, and pumpkin pie with cinnamon pecan ice cream. Full menu here.
Le Farfalle | 15 Beaufain St. | 843-212-0920 | Le Farfalle will be serving regular menu items + some Thanksgiving specials. Call for more info and to reserve a seat.
Sticky Fingers | 235 Meeting St. + 341 Johnnie Dodds Blvd., Mt. Pleasant | 843-853-7427, 843-856-7427 | All-you-can-eat Thanksgiving buffet w/ smoked turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, + more for $22 a person. More info here.
Saltwater Cowboys | 130 Mill St., Mt. Pleasant | 843-856-0700 | A traditional holiday meal will be offered in addition to selections from the regular menu. You can also pick up a smoked turkey + fix-ins to go. Online pre-orders will be accepted through Nov. 17. Full menu.
🍰 Dessert first
Ms. Rose’s Fine Foods & Cocktails | 1090 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., West Ashley | 843-766-0223 | Choose from a delicious holiday dessert menu that includes Thanksgiving favorites like pumpkin and sweet potato pie, or try something new– like chocolate malt cake or apple-cheddar pie. Full menu.
Kudzu Bakery | 794 Coleman Blvd., Mt. Pleasant | 843-284-8847 | Kudzu offers an assortment of fresh baked treats like apple walnut spice cake, strawberry + rhubarb pie, chocolate chip cookies, + more. Full menu.
Wildflour Pastry | 73 Spring St. + 1750 Savannah Hwy., West Ashley | 843-327-2621 + 843-990-9391 | Along with their regular menu items, Wildflour is offering special Thanksgiving treats like maple pumpkin pie, chocolate glazed pumpkin mousse, bacon-sage biscuits, + more. Full menu.
Sugar Bakeshop | 59 ½ Cannon St. | 843-579-2891 | Seasonal pies like apple, pumpkin, and sweet potato are available for order, as well as other sweet treats like cookies + tarts.