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Thanksgiving in El Paso 2021: Dinner, Turkey to Go, Restaurants

Thanksgiving is a wonderful time to eat, drink and be thankful.  Looking for ways to celebrate Thanksgiving in El Paso 2021? This post covers Thanksgiving dinner in El Paso, restaurants open for Thanksgiving in El Paso as well as turkey to go and takeout options.

Thanksgiving in El Paso 2021: Dinner, Turkey to Go, Restaurants

Thanksgiving in America this year is Thursday, November 25, 2021.

This list is updated as information becomes available. Please reach out to me [email protected] or @foodgressing on social media for any suggestions.

This list is not exhaustive. If your favorite restaurant is not on the list, contact them to see what they are offering.

Thanksgiving in El Paso 2021

Hotel Paso del Norte

Hotel Paso del Norte, Autograph Collection in El Paso, Texas is setting the table with three gourmet options. It’s part of our 109th anniversary celebration as they opened on Thanksgiving Day in 1912. 

To celebrate, Chef Jason Brumfiel is curating an all-day Thanksgiving brunch at Sabor, a fine dining event at 1700° Steakhouse, as well as a gourmet meal to go from the hotel’s catering kitchen. Read more below.

Dine with Sabor

An all-day brunch awaits at Sabor, the hotel’s southwest and southern-comfort inspired restaurant.

Choose from Carved Turkey with giblet gravy or cranberry sauce, cornbread stuffing, and candied yams; or Prime Rib with rosemary au just or horseradish sauce, mashed potatoes, and green bean casserole.

The buffet line will serve Oak Grilled Salmon, Smoked Pork Belly, and a seafood bar, along with a menu that will evolve from AM to PM.

In the morning, enjoy an omelet station, pancake station, potato casserole, pastries, yogurt parfaits, and oatmeal, among other options.

The afternoon brings a pasta station, taco station, chorizo mac-n-cheese, soups including pozole, salads, and more.

It wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without dessert!

In the morning there will be donuts, churros, cinnamon rolls, pastries, and more. The afternoon lineup includes pumpkin pie, pecan pie, cakes, cobblers, and brownies for starters.

Reservations are encouraged. Outdoor seating is available. Priced at $69 per person. $39 per child.

Dine with 1700° Steakhouse

For the ultimate fine dining Thanksgiving experience, 1700° Steakhouse is serving a special prix fixe menu that includes four courses.

Start with Roasted Butternut Squash Soup, served in a butternut squash bowl with Mexican chocolate and foie gras cremeaux, toasted pumpkin seeds, and shaved black Oregan.

After your soup, cleanse your palette with Mulled Cider Sorbet made with port wine syrup, candied orange peel, and mulled spice tuile.

Turkey Ballotine served with roasted turkey demi glace will make for a satiating main course.

It will be served chestnut dressing, chipolata sausage blanket, whipped potato, honey and thyme roasted rainbow carrots, and crispy Brussel sprouts.

Divulge in deconstructed pumpkin pie to end your evening.

Reservations required. Priced at $96 per person.

Enjoy Hotel Paso Del Norte Dining at Home

Want a gourmet Thanksgiving experience in your own home?

They’ll deliver them to your car door, leaving you more time to enjoy holiday festivities.

The a la carte menu will be available for pick up between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Options include Tom Turkey, Hen Turkey, Boneless Turkey Breast, or Prime Rib.

A wide array of sides will be offered including cornbread stuffing, mash potatoes, candied yams, salads, and more. We’re including dessert!

Select from Pumpkin Pie, Pecan Pie, or Chocolate Layer Cake.

Prices vary depending on choice of meat, side dishes, and desserts.

Stay Overnight and Include a Trip to the Spa

Need added relaxation this holiday season?

The Desert Spirit Spa is offering a $100 credit for the spa service of your choice when you book a room between now and December 31st.

Services include massages, facials, manicures and pedicures, waxing, and more.

Be sure to use the promotional code “SPA” when booking your reservation online.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House – El Paso

Ruth’s Chris Steak House – El Paso is offering a 3-Course Thanksgiving Feast. Priced at $42.95 for Adults and $15.95 for Children.

Thanksgiving Meal Delivery Online Services

Omaha Steaks

You can build your own, ready to cook Thanksgiving dinner with Omaha Steaks. They ship nationwide or you can pickup at location closest to you.

Ready to Cook Thanksgiving for 4 ($129); for 6 ($149.99 – $179.99) or for 8 ($199.99).

Thanksgiving Mains include Whole Basted Turkey; Spiral Sliced Ham; Boneless Heart of Prime Rib Roast; Pecanwood Smoked Flank Ham; Fully Cooked Breast.

Some sides and sweets that they offer are family-sized smashed red potatoes; green bean casserole; family-sized whipped sweet potatoes; brussels sprouts with bacon & shallots; pumpkin pie; pecan pie; caramel apple tartlets and more.

Williams Sonoma

Williams Sonoma has a number of Thanksgiving items that can be delivered to you including:

  • Fresh Free-Range Turkeys
  • Pre-Roasted Turkeys
  • Smoked Turkeys
  • Stuffed Turkeys
  • Assorted Brie Appetizers
  • Prepared Turkey Gravy
  • Mushroom and Herb Stuffing
  • Potato Gratin with Thyme and Fontina Cheese
  • Sweet Yam Casserole
  • Brussels Sprouts with Bacon
  • Cranberry Chutney
  • Southern Baked Pumpkie Pie

Some items like the turkeys are shipped overnight from the supplier and is not eligible for rush shipping. For Thanksgiving Delivery, order by November 20, 2020, 11:59pm PT, for delivery on November 25.


CookUnity, the very first direct Chef-to-Consumer meal subscription platform, is serving up Thanksgiving dishes by culinary icon Marc Forgione to celebrate the holiday.

The special menu includes both classic and creative seasonal plates including Slow Roasted Turkey with Cornbread Apple Stuffing & Sage Gravy, Truffle Mashed Potatoes, Pumpkin Shells, Garlicky Green Beans, and Maple Whipped Sweet Potatoes and Cranberry Relish.

Every CookUnity dish is handcrafted using the freshest ingredients and each chef’s expert techniques.

The Thanksgiving menu is available for delivery the week of Thanksgiving on a first come first served basis.

Meals start at $10.49/meal (certain specials may have an additional cost) and can be shipped right to your door. CookUnity currently services the Northeast, as far west as Illinois and south to Georgia, as well as the state of California and major markets within Nevada, Texas, and Louisiana. 

Harry & David

Harry & David has a Thanksgiving Turkey Feast ($229) which can be shipped to you:

The menu incluldes:

  • Ready-to-heat oven-roasted turkey (10 lb)
  • Apple sausage stuffing (1 lb 14 oz)
  • Creamy Brussels sprouts with bacon (1 lb 12 oz)
  • Brown sugar sweet potatoes (1 lb 15 oz)
  • Pumpkin Cheesecake [New York-style pumpkin layered cheesecake], 2 lb
  • Classic turkey gravy (13.5 oz)
  • Spiced cranberry chutney (1 lb)
  • Net Weight: 19 lb 6 oz

The turkey is fully cooked and brined, creating a light pink color similar to smoked meats. Arrives frozen and will need to thaw two to three days before reheating and serving.

Harry & David also has many other items for your Thanksgiving meal including:

  • Spiral-Sliced Ham
  • Brown Sugar Sweet Potatoes
  • Gourmet Ham Dinner
  • Parmesan Creamed Spinach
  • Deep-Dish Pumpkin Pie
  • Zucchini and Corn Casserole and much more!

Hello Fresh

HelloFresh, the world’s leading meal kit company, is bringing back its annual Thanksgiving Feast specialty box which features all of the ingredients and step-by-step directions to cook two chef-curated entrée options – Traditional Turkey or Beef Tenderloin – plus an assortment of sides, a decadent dessert, and an optional appetizer starting at $16.99 per serving.

Traditional Turkey ($169.89 + $8.99 shipping)Serves 8-10 and features Roast Turkey with a Garlic-Herb Butter Rub and Classic Gravy. Sides include Creamy Mashed Potatoes with Garlic and Sour Cream, Ciabatta Stuffing with Chicken Sausage and Cranberries, Classic Gravy with Fresh Herbs, Roasted Delicata and Shallot with Walnuts, and Cranberry Sauce with Orange and Cinnamon. Dessert is an Apple Ginger Crisp with Cinnamon Pecan Crumble.

Beef Tenderloin ($134.95 + $8.99 shipping): Serves 4-6 and features a Peppercorn-Crusted Beef Tenderloin with Sherry Thyme Jus. Sides include Creamy Mashed Potatoes with Garlic and Sour Cream, Ciabatta Stuffing with Chicken Sausage and Cranberries, Beef Gravy, and Roasted Delicata and Shallot with Walnuts. Dessert is an Apple Ginger Crisp with Cinnamon Pecan Crumble.

The Thanksgiving Feast is available for preorder now through November 18 or while supplies last, with delivery beginning on November 16.

Blue Apron

Meal-kit delivery service Blue Apron is offering a Full Thanksgiving Dinner Menu that serves 6-8 and is available for delivery the weeks of 11/8, 11/15, or 11/22. Order by 11/17 and schedule your delivery for 11/22 or 11/23.

The kit includes:

  • Savory Butter Roasted Turkey Breast
  • Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Fried Rosemary & Pumpkin Seeds
  • Apple Crumb Pie with Warming Spices & Almonds
  • Garlic & Herb Gravy
  • Brown Butter Mashed Potatoes with Romano & Chives
  • Fresh Cranberry Sauce with Ginger & Spicy Maple Syrup

They also have a Vegetarian Thanksgiving Menu including:

  • Butternut Squash & Spinach Risotto with Fried Sage & Walnuts
  • Four Cheese & Truffle Honey Flatbread with Mushrooms & Kale

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