Give yourself a Thanksgiving treat, leave the cooking to Irvine’s top chefs

by Ellen Bell

Thanksgiving Dinner brings people together year after year, to give thanks, celebrate traditions and spend time with family and friends. But what if you gave yourself a gift this year?  Imagine enjoying a delicious, stress-free Thanksgiving feast without spending hours in the kitchen. These Irvine restaurants offer special Thanksgiving Day menus that give every member of the family a holiday.


Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse – Irvine

18420 Von Karman Avenue

Irvine, CA 92612

You’ll feel right at home when you spend Thanksgiving Dinner at Irvine’s newest neighborhood restaurant. At Davio’s, the exceptional hospitality is just as famous as the food. A traditional, New England-style meal of Vermont Free Range Organic Turkey will be served with all the classic trimmings. After your meal, you can even take a turkey sandwich to-go for tomorrow’s leftovers!

Adults: $65

Kids Under 12 yrs.:  $23

Reservations: 949-477-4810


TAPS Fish House – Irvine

13390 Jamboree Rd.

Irvine, CA 92602

Relax in the casual elegance of the TAPS Fish House dining room, and enjoy a Thanksgiving feast complete with all of the traditional trimmings. Roast turkey is the star, but guests can also enjoy Prime Rib, Honey-Glazed Ham and Atlantic Salmon.  Finish the feast with a slice of freshly-baked pie or a sweet treat dipped in the chocolate fountain.

Adults $44.99    Kids $14.99

Reservations: 714-619-0404


Thanksgiving Feast in the Backyard – Hotel Irvine

Hotel Irvine

17900 Jamboree Road

Irvine, CA92614

Thanksgiving Day Menu

This Thanksgiving, Hotel Irvine invites you to get out of the kitchen and come celebrate in their backyard. More than just a traditional meal, Thanksgiving at Hotel Irvine will be a festive party for the whole family. There’ll be live music, bottomless mimosas, lawn games, and face-painting for the kids. Plus, a photo booth to capture memories of the holiday.

$75 adults

$35 children (5-12)

Kids 4 and younger are free

Seatings at 11am and 2pm

Reservations: 877-614-2137


Urban Plates – Crossroads Marketplace

3927 Barranca Parkway

Irvine, CA 92606

For some, Thanksgiving Day is a casual affair spent relaxing on the couch, watching the Macy’s parade or the big football game. Enter Urban Plates, with their freshly prepared, home-style Thanksgiving dinners, ready to enjoy at home. This isn’t fast food. The chefs at Urban Plates slowly roast and delicately season their turkey, marinating it overnight with butter and a sage spice blend. Then the bird is slow-roasted to juicy perfection.

Enjoy a Complete Turkey Meal for 4 with two sides and rustic bread for $64

Order online at

Angelina’s Pizzeria – Los Olivos Marketplace

8573 Irvine Center Drive

Irvine, CA 92618

A pizzeria may be a surprising choice for Thanksgiving dinner, but the chefs at Angelina’s Pizzeria invite you to bring home a traditional holiday feast with a taste of Italy. For $249, Angelina’s will prepare a complete turkey dinner with all the mouthwatering sides and fixings for 6-8 people. Italian sausage and fennel stuffing, Butternut Squash with chestnuts, cranberry-citrus sauce, and tiramisu to end your meal with an Italian flair.

Order Online by 5pm Monday, November 19th


Cucina Enoteca – Irvine Spectrum

Sometimes Thanksgiving doesn’t mean turkey at all… it means lasagna!

Enjoy a full or half tray of Cucina Enoteca’s famous meat or veggie lasagna at home this year and skip the preparation time and the dirty dishes. Just place your order 72 hours in advance. Buon Appetito!

Call to order 949-861-2222


Wood Ranch BBQ – Irvine Spectrum

You won’t even need to fire up the grill to enjoy a delicious BBQ dinner this Thanksgiving. Wood Ranch BBQ will be offering full, Family Value Meals for 4, 8 or 16 hungry eaters. Just select your choices of chicken, ribs or tri-tip and your favorite sides to complete the feast. Order for pick up on Wednesday, November 21.

Call for more information: 949-337-4850

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