Sometimes preparing a big Thanksgiving feast at home is just not in the cards. Fortunately, there are plenty of restaurants open on Thanksgiving in Denver offering a special holiday meal. 

Some of these Denver restaurants have all-inclusive feasts while others have a la carte items that will leave any diner satisfied. Make one of these places the spot that you and your family choose to dine out on Thanksgiving. It may become a tradition!

1515 Restaurant  

LoDo's 1515 Restaurant offers five different main courses including the traditional All Natural Roasted Turkey that is served with apple stuffing, cranberry sauce, russet mashed potatoes, giblet gravy, and roasted garlic haricot vert. There are also appetizers, extra fixings, and a kids' menu available.

If you're looking to cap your perfect holiday meal off, 1515 Restaurant has chocolate mousse, creme brulee, tiramisu, and pumpkin pie available on the Thanksgiving dessert menu. They're taking reservations on Thanksgiving from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

The Corner Office 

Another hotspot open on Thanksgiving in Denver is The Corner Office with a three-course meal to delight all diners. This comfort food restaurant follows its usual roadmap for the holiday with savory offerings like roasted turkey, honey-glazed ham, and bourbon yams. 

The entrees are severed family-style while each person is also allowed to choose an appetizer and a dessert. Their three-course meal is $45 for adults and $20 for children under 12. 


If you're looking for a great brunch to enjoy on Thanksgiving, Randolph's inside the Warwick Denver has you covered. This restaurant that regularly offers contemporary Colorado cuisine has a buffet open on Thanksgiving from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The buffet features the usual holiday classics and other brunch standards. The cost is $55 for adults, $18 for children five and older, and free for kids under five. 

The Nickel

Reservations are now available for the three-course dinner at the Hotel Teatro's The Nickel restaurant. Diners will choose from one of four entrees: smoked turkey breast, honey glazed ham, prime rib, and maitake mushroom. 

With your entree, you can also choose soup or salad, a dessert, and traditional Thanksgiving sides that are served family-style. The dinner is served from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and the price is $79 for adults and $25 for children 12 and under. 


Elway's Downtown is one of Denver's top steakhouses and they put together a truly special experience when they're open on Thanksgiving. In addition to their regular menu available, they also have a special Turkey Plate if you want to gobble up your holiday favorites.

The holiday offerings include stuffed turkey breast with turkey sausage, cranberry sauce, roasted turkey veloute, gracious accompaniments, and either pecan or pumpkin pie. Reservations can be booked from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., and the price of the Turkey Plate is $59 per person and $25 for children under 12. 

Save yourself the work and make plans to enjoy a hassle-free holiday at one of these restaurants open on Thanksgiving in Denver.

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