North Fork Eats: Dining out on Thanksgiving

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Sure you can work all day in the kitchen on Thanksgiving preparing that turkey dinner and all the accompaniments, but not everyone has the time or desire to do all the work. For an alternative, these North Fork restaurants will be open on Thanksgiving and will cook you a grand meal while you simply relax and enjoy. You’ll surely be thankful for that.

A Lure Chowder House and Oysteria
62300 Main Rd., Southold
(631) 876-5300

A Lure Chowder House and Oysteria offers a relaxing Thanksgiving. Enjoy favorites like pumpkin ravioli, meatloaf, roast turkey, sweet potato bread, warm apple crisp and more. Open from 12pm-6pm Thanksgiving Day.

A Mano Osteria
13550 Main Rd., Mattituck
(631) 298-4800

A Mano offers a Tuscan Thanksgiving for $34.95 per person. In its first course, guests can choose meatballs with ricotta, braised short ribs or tomato and pecorino. The second course features more traditional menu items such as free range turkey, mashed potatoes, sausage and chestnut stuffing, creamed spinach, and much more. Guests also have a choice of dessert to end their meal.

Bayview Inn and Restaurant
10 Front St., Jamesport
(631) 722-2659

Bayview Inn and restaurant will serve a special “Thanksgiving Dinner.”

Giorgio’s at Fox Hill
100 Fox Hill Dr., Baiting Hollow
(631) 727-6076

Giorgio’s offers a delicious Thanksgiving brunch for the whole family. Choose from a large buffet of traditional foods, potato bar, clam bar, pasta station, carving station, sushi bar and more than 35 different dessert items.

Jamesport Manor Inn
370 Manor Ln., Jamesport
(631) 722-0500

Enjoy a three course Thanksgiving pix fixe menu for $60 per person. Appetizers include roasted chestnut soup, wild mushroom toast and Peconic Bay oysters. Feast on entrées such as organic turkey roulade, apple sausage stuffing, mushroom ravioli, striped bass and boneless short ribs. End your Thanksgiving meal with apple tarte tatin with vanilla gelato or pumpkin crème brulee.

Scrimshaw
102 Main St., Greenport
(631) 477-8882

Scrimshaw offers a bounty of Thanksgiving favorites this holiday. The cost is $48 per person plus tax and tip to enjoy a fine Thanksgiving meal at this Greenport waterfront favorite.

Soundview Restaurant
58775 Route 48, Greenport
(631) 477-0666

Soundview Restaurant offers both a traditional and a unique Thanksgiving menu this holiday. Choose from appetizers such as fresh mozzarella, chicken liver pate and cream of turkey soup. Entrées include traditional turkey, roast duck, prime rib, flounder with lobster sauce and much more. $34 is all you need to enjoy these delicious Thanksgiving combinations.

Stonewalls Restaurant
967 Reeves Ave., Riverhead
(631) 506-0777

Celebrate  Thanksgiving at Stonewalls and savor your favorite meals such as roast turkey, hazelnut swordfish and herb crusted lamb. Desserts include apple pie a la mode, warm chocolate tart and traditional pumpkin pie.