Stress-Free Thanksgiving Dining

Stressed out over picking the perfect Thanksgiving turkey? Fear not, Huntington Beach has plenty of options for Thanksgiving dinner that will surely please your entire family. Many Huntington Beach restaurants are hosting traditional and not so traditional turkey dinners so you can enjoy the holiday without the hassle or clean up. And nothing beats a post pumpkin pie stroll on the beach with the sun setting over the Pacific.




21100 Pacific Coast Highway

All of your traditional favorites combined with an amazing cornucopia of additional entrees, superb side dishes and indulgent desserts. Shades at the Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort has a variety of seafood including crab legs, shrimp cocktails, and even sushi. Grab some turkey, prime rib, and chicken breast at the carving board along with stuffing and green beans on the side. Finish the meal with pumpkin pie, tiramisu or whatever dessert your heart desires! Seating times are 11:30am, 2pm, and 4:30pm costing $75 per adult and $16.95 per child 12 and under.



21500 Pacific Coast Highway

Enjoy a gourmet Thanksgiving Harvest in a beautifully decorated ocean view ballroom at Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach. The menu includes tasty seafood, artisan cheeses, and a carving station with roast turkey, prime rib, and baked ham. The endless meal options also includes traditional sides as well as an extensive dessert list including pecan and pumpkin pie, bread pudding, apple cobbler, and pumpkin cheesecake. Kids 3 and under are free while adults are $68 per plate or $25 per plate for children under 12. This menu is served from 12pm – 7pm.



500 Pacific Coast Highway

Executive Chef Roy Hendrickson at Zimzala has created a wonderful three course Thanksgiving dinner. Located at the Shorebreak hotel in Huntington Beach, Zimzala will be serving butternut squash bisque, three way turkey, jarradale pumpkin tagliatelle, and other delicious options. Follow it up with pecan pie tartelette, pumpkin crème brulee, or marscapone cheesecake. The entire three course meal is $55 per adult and $19 for children 12 and under.



317 Pacific Coast Hwy

Duke’s offers a Thanksgiving dinner beginning at $27 a person or $13 per child. In addition to many of its regular menu choices, the Thanksgiving Turkey Dinner features Portuguese sausage stuffing as well as mashed and sweet potatoes among other classics. They will be open on Thursday, November 28th from 1 – 7pm.



7561 Center Ave

Old World German Restaurant is serving an all-you-can-eat buffet dinner featuring holiday favorites like turkey, honey glazed ham, homemade stuffing, green salad, fresh baked rolls and pumpkin pie. From 1 pm – 4 pm, adults are $24.95, seniors are $22.95, kids 6-12 are $10.95, and kids ages 3-5 are $5.95. Free Reservations recommended.



217 Main St

Ron’s Turkey Dinner will be served on Thanksgiving with all of the fixings, including mashed potatoes, green beans, stuffing, gravy and pumpkin pie. The entire meal can be purchased for only $13.95. Longboard will also be showing all of the football games including Green Bay vs. Detroit, Miami vs. Dallas and San Francisco vs. Baltimore. They will be open from 9:30 a.m.-10 p.m with additional menu items also available.



215 Main St

Come and enjoy No Ka Oi’s Thanksgiving Feast. This all-you-can-eat celebration includes traditional Roast Turkey and/or Honey Ham with orange pineapple sauce. The feast also includes green beans alfredo, Portuguese sausage stuffing, garlic mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, honey butternut squash soup, and King’s Hawaiian dinner rolls. Each entrée includes pumpkin pie and a glass of wine for the adults. This delicious special starts at 2 pm and is $26 per person or $12 for kids under 12.



16278 Pacific Coast Highway

Don the Beachcomber is the place to dine on Thanksgiving dinner in a tropical setting. Don the Beachcomber will start with a salad or a Kabocha soup and continue with all your Thanksgiving favorites: turkey or salmon, tropical stuffing, potatoes (sweet and mashed) and green beans. Top your dinner off with a slice of cranberry pumpkin upside down cake. This is a reasonable prix-fixe dinner: $34.95 for adults, $26.95 for seniors and $15.95 for kids.


Originally published by Surf City USA