Turkey Day is almost here, and if you'd like to enjoy a Thanksgiving feast with all the trimmings - but without all the hassle of cooking and cleaning up - Pocono restaurants have the solution. Many local chefs are cooking up prepared, pre-cooked Thanksgiving dinners that can be picked up to-go. Restaurants are also serving Thanksgiving dinners that you and your loved ones can savor in beautiful dining rooms across the region.
Treat the family to a memorable buffet in a grand ballroom at one of our region's incredible resorts, or place your order early and just stop by Thanksgiving eve or morning to pick up a fully-prepared dinner, ready to be laid on the table in the comfort of your own home or vacation rental. Be sure to call ahead to confirm your meal order or book your reservation. Keep reading to learn about places to buy Thanksgiving dinners in the Pocono Mountains.
Broadway Grille & Pub
From the butternut squash soup to the roasted turkey and gravy all the way to the pies (take your pick of apple, pumpkin or chocolate cream): the Broadway Grille & Pub in historic downtown Jim Thorpe is putting on a bountiful buffet for Thanksgiving. Make your reservation by November 15!
Chateau Resort & Conference Center
The Chateau Resort and Conference Center is located in Tannersville in the heart of the Poconos, an excellent base for exploring the region during an overnight holiday escape. Work up an appetite out in the fresh air to get ready for a family-style spread in the Mountainview Restaurant with all your favorite dishes. On Black Friday, deal hunters will find easy access to the nearby Crossings Premium Outlets for some serious shopping.
Take the worry out of your Turkey Day with Cinder Inn Bar & Grill in East Stroudsburg. Stop by on Thanksgiving Eve to pick up your feast: turkey, ham, homemade stuffing, green bean casserole or corn, mashed or sweet potatoes, cranberry sauce and rolls, with additional platters and pies available as well.
The Dock on Wallenpaupack
Thanksgiving should be about feasting and not fussing! The Dock on Wallenpaupack in Hawley will take care of the holiday's hassle for you, whether you order your meal to go (orders accepted through November 23) or enjoy a family-style dinner in person with a beautiful view of Lake Wallenpaupack. Larger groups can inquire about a private dining space in the Starboard Room or the Helm.
The Frogtown Chophouse
Call ahead to order a legendary Thanksgiving dinner to go from The Frogtown Chophouse. Chow down with loved ones in the comfort of home on delicious sliced turkey, stuffing lemon Parmesan green beans, pumpkin pie and more,
Kalahari Resorts & Conventions
Kalahari Resorts & Conventions is pulling out all the stops to present a holiday buffet in the Kilimanjaro Ballroom. Take your pick from turkey, prime rib, cheesy potato au gratin, candied yams, a dessert station and much more. Turn your Thanksgiving into a weekend family vacation, and enjoy some splash time in one of the country's largest indoor waterparks.
Mount Airy Casino Resort
Whole roasted turkey with homemade pan gravy, whipped potatoes, classic stuffing, green bean casserole with fried onions...is your mouth watering yet? Everyone around your Thanksgiving table will love the take-out feast prepared by chefs at Mount Airy Casino. Get your order in by November 19!
Let award-winning Chef Lindsay McClain and the Pocono Organics culinary team prepare your Thanksgiving takeout meal! Order the turkey and specify your side dishes online by November 19, then pick up your meal the day before Thanksgiving.
The Settlers Inn
When: November 25, 2021
Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (to go pickup); 12 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (in person)
Price: $34/person plus tax (to go); $49/person plus tax and gratuity (in person)
Over the river and through the woods: you'll start feeling the festive mood as soon as you pull into Hawley's picturesque Settlers Inn alongside the Lackawaxen River. Whether you'd prefer to chow down in person or pick up a Thanksgiving takeout (orders accepted through November 23), The Settlers Inn cornucopia of classic dishes includes turkey, mashed potatoes, chestnut stuffing, salad, whole cranberry relish and, of course, pies.
Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort
The historic Worthington Ballroom awaits at the Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, a perfect setting for a holiday meal to remember. This sumptuous spread includes a carving station with all-natural local roast turkey with traditional pan gravy as well as bourbon and maple-glazed black oak ham. A few of the things you'll find on the buffet line: baked salmon jardiniere, braised beef, baked manicotti, freshly whipped Yukon gold potatoes, roasted carrots and parsnips, a kids' station with chicken fingers and mini burger sliders, a chef's dessert station and more.
Silver Birches Resort
Look out over the calm autumn waters of Lake Wallenpaupack as you indulge in with stuffing, turkey, gravy and much more. The Waterfront Thanksgiving Buffet at Silver Birches Resort will feature all your traditional favorites along with a gorgeous view. Don't forget to call ahead for reservations.
Celebrate two holidays in one weekend at Skytop Lodge. Savor a spectacular Thanksgiving buffet in the elegant Windsor Dining Room or order a la carte Thanksgiving specials at the Lakeview Bar. You won't leave hungry, but the fun and tradition doesn't end with the food. Guests can get into the Christmas spirit with a life-size gingerbread house, stunning decorations and a visit from Santa on Saturday.
Slopeside Pub & Grill
On the summit of Blue Mountain, a holiday feast takeout awaits at the Slopeside Pub and Grill. Impress your Thanksgiving guests with a chef-prepared meal complete with all your favorite dishes. Choose from options for 4-6 people or 10-12 people. Place your order by Friday, November 19, and swing by on Wednesday, November 24 to pick it up!
Stroudsmoor Country Inn
Follow the winding country roads through the rolling hills above Stroudsburg to reach SCI - The Restaurant at the Stroudsmoor Country Inn. Dine in the Main Inn and fill your plate with smoked pork, candied sweet potatoes, stuffing, mashed potatoes and an array of sweet confections during this special meal. Why not stay overnight so that you can just roll yourself upstairs to enjoy a football game or get in a little postprandial nap after all that food.
Make this Thanksgiving an unforgettable gathering for you and your loved ones: find a place to stay and keep the celebration going the whole weekend. Take advantage of special offers to save on your booking. We've got plenty of hiking trails and outdoor adventure to help you work up an appetite or work off that extra helping of pie. From outlets to one-of-a-kind small town boutiques, you'll find plenty of Black Friday deals and shopping spots to kick off your Christmas gift hunt as well. Add a holiday event to your Poconos trip, like a tree lighting or Santa train excursion, to start getting in the festive spirit. There's no better place to kick off the holiday season than the Pocono Mountains.