Thanksgiving To Go: Secret Austin Spots

The clock is ticking and Thanksgiving celebrations are just a little more than a week away. If you’re feeling short on time but still looking to impress, don’t miss your chance to place an order at these favorite Austin spots for everything from specialty meats to savory sides and delicious desserts.


henri’s cheese and wine
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Henri’s has you covered if you’re looking for a house-smoked turkey ready to carve next Thursday. They only have a limited quantity of their specialty oak-smoked turkeys available, so call for more details.

Orders must be made by Monday, 11/25 with pick up available on Wednesday, 11/27. 512.442.3373


Lucy’s Fried Chicken
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Ever tried the unique combination of holiday birds known as Turducken? Basically, it’s the triple threat of turkey stuffed with duck stuffed with chicken. But that’s only the simple approach. Lucy’s is kicking it up a notch for Thanksgiving by adding chorizo cornbread stuffing to the mix.

Orders must be placed by Wednesday, 11/20. 512.514.0664


Salt & Time
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While you still have to do the cooking with these options, local specialty butcher shop Salt & Time wants to make sure you serve only the best specialty meats this holiday. With everything from Heritage Breed Turkey to Chateaubriand and Day Dry Aged Prime Rib, they have you covered. Check out the online shop for more information and ordering instructions!


Sullivan’s Steak House

From Three Cheese Mac to Garlic Horseradish Mashed Potatoes and Cream-Style Spinach, Sullivan’s Steakhouse has all of your favorite Thanksgiving sides. Why mess with a classic? They have a total of six sides to choose from.

512.495.6504 for more information.


Foreign & Domestic / Bribery

Now for the sweets. Known for her much-loved Bake Sale weekend events, Jodi Elliot is back again this year with special order Thanksgiving pies. Options include Buttermilk Pie, Maple Pecan Chocolate Custard Pie and Pumpkin Sweet Potato Pie. In January Jodi will be launching Bribery Austin, a unique – and likely highly addictive – dessert bar and pastry kitchen!

Order here.