November 21, 2013
Downtown Bellevue restaurants are thankful for their loyal and hungry patrons; that is why they are opening their doors to welcome you and your family and friends for a warm, satisfying Thanksgiving meal! This month, we all take extra care in recognizing what we are thankful for so here’s what the BLT staff is thankful for:
“I am thankful for the variety of restaurants we have in Downtown. There’s something new and different to try all the time!” — Allison
“I am thankful for the great happy hours our restaurants offer their guests.” — Althea
“I am thankful that there are a lot of great dining choices within walking distance of work.” — Geri
“I am thankful for all of the independent and chef-owned restaurants we have in Downtown Bellevue. The hard word and energy these restaurateurs devote to serving our community is much appreciated.” — Jennifer
We are also thankful for all you readers out there so whether you are a holiday cooking maven or not, leave the Thanksgiving meal-prepping to the experts and gobble up a delicious Thanksgiving feast at one of many Downtown Bellevue restaurants!
Make Thanksgiving a breeze and focus on the family by dining at Basil’s Kitchen at the Hilton Bellevue. The whole family will be delighted with the three-course Thanksgiving menu available from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. Choose between sweet potato or butternut squash soup or a seasonal salad. Select your favorite entrée from slow herb roasted turkey breast, crab stuffed salmon, pan-seared duck breast, roasted prime rib and Portobello mushroom napoleon. Last but not least, indulge in a Basil’s special dessert buffet!
Call 425-455-1300 to make a reservation.
Thanksgiving at Daniel’s Broiler is simple: food, feast and family. Join them for a four-course family fare including an autumn relish tray, chowder, traditional turkey dinner, and prime rib, pork roast or fresh salmon. Daniel’s Broiler is the place to go for a steak house experience so steak substitutions are available.
Give thanks with the family at Daniel’s Broiler from noon to 9:00 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. It’s $55 per adult or $12 for children aged six to 10. Children five and young dine for free.
Make reservations online or call 425.462.4662
Koral is serving their Thanksgiving feast family style from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day. Each table is adorned with a seasonal relish tray of olives, gherkins, crudités, herbed goat cheese and Lavosh. The first course includes a baby greens salad, roasted beet salad or Dungeness crab and corn chowder. Then choose one of the following entrees of traditional roasted turkey with giblet gravy, slow-roasted prime rib of beef with herb demi-glace, roasted Oregon king salmon, or grilled boneless Niman Ranch pork chops.
Choose from creamy mashed potatoes, cranberry-orange relish, candied yams and more for Family Style accompaniments. A scrumptious dessert menu is also available. This Thanksgiving feast is $39.95 per adult and $12.95 per child 12 years old and younger.
Call to reserve a table at 425-623-1125.
Try Thanksgiving dinner with a little zest. Maggiano’s is pulling out traditional Thanksgiving recipes and adding authentic Italian flavors. The four-course dinner will include a bruschetta plate, salad, a traditional turkey dinner, Country-style Nueske Ham, or parmesan-crusted tilapia for entrees and sides such as Tuscan creamed corn, focaccia sausage stuffing and more. A Maggiano’s meal isn’t complete without pasta! From baked ziti to gnocchi there will be something everyone in the family will love.
Maggiano’s Thanksgiving dinner is served family style. A carryout package is also available if you are having Thanksgiving at home but don’t want to miss out on Maggiano’s delicious Thanksgiving sides.
Place your carryout order by Nov. 25 or call to make a reservation for Thanksgiving day now, 425-519-6476. Please call for pricing.
Eat, drink and be thankful at McCormick & Schmick’s for Thanksgiving. They are offering a traditional roasted turkey dinner for $27.99. This festive feast includes butternut squash bisque or walnut mixed greens, mashed potatoes and gravy, cornbread dressing and seasonal vegetables, apple squash casserole and cranberry sauce.
Reserve online for this great holiday dinner.
Bring the family together at Palomino’s to enjoy their grand Thanksgiving feast! Palomino is offering a slow roasted Diestal Farms turkey dinner including apple-sausage stuffing, garlic herb mashed potatoes, herb roasted vegetables, fresh housemade Cranberry relish and turkey Gravy for $26. Tuck into a special Palomino Pumpkin Pie topped with housemade Vanilla Whipped Crème for $5. The Thanksgiving menu is available Thanksgiving day from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Reserve online or call 425-455-7600.
Pearl Bar & Dining has a Thanksgiving feast from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Each table includes a seasonal relish tray and every member can choose a first course, main entrée and a dessert. Family Style sides like whipped Yukon Gold potatoes and candied yams are just a couple of suggested plates to try.
Entrees include traditional sage roasted turkey with giblet gravy, herb-roasted beef tenderloin, Alaskan King salmon filet and grilled boneless Berkshire pork chops. Adults dine for $42.95 and children aged 12 and younger dine for $12.95.
Call 425-455-0181 to reserve a table.
Take the family out to Ruth’s Chris Steak House for a traditional turkey dinner at an elegant location conveniently located at Bellevue Square. Enjoy a three-course holiday meal including Louisiana Seafood Gumbo, caesar salad or steak salad for your starter choices; Sliced oven-roasted turkey breast with homemade gravy, Ruth’s Sausage and Herb Stuff, and Cranberry Relish for a delectable entrée and mashed potatoes, sweet potato casserole, green beans or creamed spinach as a side. For dessert, look forward to pumpkin cheesecake and vanilla ice cream.
Thanksgiving at Ruth’s Chris is $37.95 per adult and $12.95 per child 12 years old and younger. Even if you can’t join Ruth’s Chris for Thanksgiving, they still want to help you out on this busy day. Order sides to go that will serve 10-12 people. You can choose from sweet potato casserole, green beans with roasted garlic or creamed spinach for $29.95 each.
Call for availability and to place your order. Allow up to 24 hours’ advance notice. Reserve online or call 425-451-1550.