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Where to Order Thanksgiving Dinner Around Philly

18 places to pick up a turkey and all the trimmings

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Di Bruno Bros. makes customizable meals for Thanksgiving this year.
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As the coronavirus pandemic continues to limit social gatherings and travel plans, Thanksgiving is set to look a lot different this year. For those celebrating at home, there’s plenty of takeout dinner options around Philly that make the holiday prep and cleanup process a breeze.

From classic takes on a Thanksgiving meal to creative sides to lots of pies, Philly restaurants cater to a range of customers craving a traditional turkey or the full spread.

Here are 18 Philly places doing Thanksgiving Day dinner right.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Stove and Co. Restaurant Group

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245 Lancaster Ave
Malvern, PA 19355
(484) 450-8890
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Place an order by Thursday, November 19 for to-go Thanksgiving dinner from one of Stove and Co. Restaurant Group’s popular eateries (The Bercy in Ardmore, Al Pastor in Exton and Stove and Tap locations in Lansdale and Malvern). The group’s holiday spread includes traditional turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, cornbread, cider-glazed Brussels sprouts, and more (two for $90 and four to six people for $225). Orders should be placed over the phone.

2. Laser Wolf

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1301 N Howard St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
(267) 499-4660
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CookNSolo’s Israeli skewer house, or “shipudiya,” kicks off its to-go holiday meal with its hit hummus and salatim for the table, featuring hummus with black garlic harif, Turkish-style turnips, squash cherchi, fresh pita, and more. The feast continues with a honey and tamarind-glazed half turkey, schug cranberry sauce, mushroom gravy, pita stuffing, and baharat-spiced pumpkin pie. The meal runs $200 for a four-person serving and orders must be placed online for Wednesday, November 25 pick-up. Takeout cocktail pairings are also available.

3. El Camino Real Restaurant

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1040 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 925-1110
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While traditionally known for its Tex-Mex cuisine, this Northern Liberties restaurant offers solid options for a classic Thanksgiving dinner at home. Choose from an $85 house-smoked turkey (served with cranberry and gravy) or a $225 dinner fit for eight to ten people, featuring a 14-to-16 pound smoked turkey, stuffing, candied sweet potatoes, mashed potatoes, roasted Brussels sprouts, orange-ginger cranberry sauce, rosemary gravy, biscuits, apple pie and pumpkin pie. The $225 menu option can be sized down for smaller groups. Orders must be placed by Monday, November 23.

4. Joy Box

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915 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(267) 764-1994
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Born out of the pandemic, Joy Box fills customizable care packages with goods from small and local businesses. For its versatile Thanksgiving box, there’s sides (duck fat potatoes, whisky-glazed carrots, sourdough stuffing) from Stargazy, seasonal pies from Lil’ Pop Shop, cheeses from Third Wheel Cheese Co., ice cream from Weckerly’s, craft brews from Triple Bottom Brewing, and more. Orders must be placed online by midnight on Friday, November 20. Orders are available for pickup and delivery on Wednesday, November 25. 

Joy Box packs in an assortment of local goods for Thanksgiving.
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5. Urban Farmer Philadelphia

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1850 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 963-2788
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A 12-to-14 pound turkey is the centerpiece of Urban Farmer’s to-go dinner menu, available for pick-up on Thanksgiving Day. The meal, which feeds four to six, also includes its gravy, smashed potatoes, roasted Brussels sprouts, roasted carrots, cornbread, cranberry sauce, and guest’s choice of pie. Thanksgiving orders are available for preorder online ($180).

6. Di Bruno Bros.

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1730 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 665-9220
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Philly’s long-trusted gourmet grocer offers a generous six-serving, customizable Thanksgiving meal, filled out by classic dishes like turkey, stuffing, dinner rolls, cranberry relish, mashed potatoes and pie. Patrons can pick from a number of options and price points. Phoned-in orders must be placed by 3 p.m. on Friday, November 20 for pickup on Wednesday, November 25 and Thanksgiving Day at the Italian Market, Rittenhouse, or Ardmore farmer’s market. Delivery options are available from river to river, from Oregon to Girard Avenues.

Di Bruno Bros. makes customizable meals for Thanksgiving this year.
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7. Oyster House

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1516 Sansom St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 567-7683
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Oyster House’s whole pie game is strong this year, with salted honey ($34), bourbon and molasses pecan ($40) and classic pumpkin ($36) options. Beyond pies, the beloved seafood spot offers to-go shrimp cocktail platters ($67) and cornbread oyster stuffing ($36) to impress at-home Thanksgiving diners. Orders must be placed over the phone by 5 p.m on Saturday, November 21 for pickup on Wednesday, November 25.

Shrimp cocktail platters at Oyster House.
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8. a.kitchen

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135 S 18th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 825-7030
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The Rittenhouse favorite’s to-go dinner stars delectable sides like acorn squash and comté soup, stuffing, braised greens, Brussels sprouts and bacon, sweet potato mash, and turkey gravy ($80 for two people and $160 for four). Those who don’t want to prepare a turkey at home can also add a half turkey for $60 or a whole turkey for $120. Orders must be preordered online and scheduled for pickup on November 23, 24, or 25.

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9. High Street Philly

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101 S 9th St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 625-0988
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High Street Philly takes the stress out of Thanksgiving with starter boxes for four, packed with sage brown butter stuffing, roasted honey nut squash, mashed potatoes, gravy, Brussels sprouts and cranberry chutney. Add-ons include salted honey pie, honey wheat bread loaves, spelt baguette, apple pie, and ready-to-bake turkeys or fully roasted turkeys. Turkey orders must be placed by November 16 and orders for sides and desserts must be placed by November 23, available for pickup at sister restaurant Fork.

10. Fork

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306 Market St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 625-9425
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This Old City fine-dining staple has a $75 multi-course feast featuring family-style sides like mashed potatoes, herb stuffing, roasted apples, Brussels sprouts, rolls, and more, followed by choose-your-own first and second courses like carrot ginger soup or Boston mackerel; and trout with shaved leeks or classic turkey with cranberry chutney and gravy. Dessert options include apple pie, kabocha squash pie, and salted honey custard pie. Reservations are available for indoor or outdoor seating.

11. Barbuzzo

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110 S 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 546-9300
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Barbuzzo’s famed salted caramel budino will be available for pickup at Verde on 13th Street from Monday, November 23 to Wednesday, November 25. No preorder is necessary, making it an ideal option for those who forgot to order dessert and want to end their Thanksgiving meal on a sweet note.

12. Garces Events

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300 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 670-2381
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Turkey and all the trimmings make up Garces Events’ to-go holiday dinner for two ($95). Feast on turkey, butter lettuce salad, challah bread stuffing, whipped mashed potatoes, roasted sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, choice of pie, and more. Additional servings are available for $60 more per person, and add-ons include charcuterie boards and whole pies. Orders must be placed online by Saturday, November 21 for pickup at Jose Garces’ Old City restaurant The Olde Bar on Wednesday, November 25.

13. Rex 1516

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1516 South St
Philadelphia, PA 19146
(267) 319-1366
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Bring a Southern-inspired Thanksgiving spread home with Rex 1516’s lineup of buttermilk biscuits, chanterelle and green bean strudel, smoked brisket shells and cheese, andouille and cornbread stuffing, smoked turkey roulade, and sweet potato pie ($120 for two people and $230 four people). Cocktail pairings are also available for purchase. Orders can be placed over the phone or via email through Monday, November 23 for pickup on Wednesday, November 25.

14. The Twisted Tail

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509 S 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 558-2471
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The Southern-leaning spot on Society Hill has two takeout options for Thanksgiving. Go for just the whole-roasted turkey ($160), or those who don’t want to prepare anything at all can opt for the full Thanksgiving spread ($300 for six servings), which includes the guest’s choice of protein (roasted turkey, herb-crusted prime rib or short rib, glazed ham, salmon or vegetarian ricotta gnocchi) and a full slate of sides. Orders must be placed by Monday, November 16 and can be placed over the phone.

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15. Moshulu

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401 S Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 923-2500
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For turkey paired with river views, snag a seat at Moshulu for a socially distanced dinner ($65 per person). The three-course meal includes turkey with all the fixings, along with options like filet mignon, salmon, pan-seared branzino, and more. The meal concludes with a caramel swirl cheesecake. Reservations are recommended. 

16. Porcos Porchetteria

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2204 Washington Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19146
(215) 545-2939
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Known for its excellent pork sandwiches and baked goods, Washington Avenue’s Porcos Porchetteria and Small Oven Pastry Shop delights Thanksgiving diners with a menu of to-go cakes and pies like pumpkin tart topped with sabayon cream, apple pretzel tart, and its Instagrammable autumn cakes available in flavors like funfetti and coffee dulce de leche. Beyond cakes, porchetta is available by the pound, along with crusty ciabatta rolls, seasonal veggies, antipasto salad and more savory options. Orders must be placed online by 6 p.m. on Tuesday, November 24.

Small Oven Pastry Shop’s funfetti cake.
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17. Fond

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1537 S 11th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 551-5000
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The to-go Thanksgiving menu at Fond in East Passyunk features mains like rosemary-brined turkey breast or foie gras-stuffed turkey thigh, in addition to chestnut rosemary potato filling, orange cranberry sauce, white miso butterscotch sweet potatoes, and frisée salad. Available à la carte or as a package for $50 per person. Pies for $30 a pop include brown butter apple pie, butterscotch pumpkin pie, and chocolate cheesecake, with add-ons like sourdough baguettes ($8 per loaf) and molasses spice cookies ($10 per dozen) available, too. Orders must be placed over the phone by Thursday, November 19 and picked up on Wednesday, November 25 or Thanksgiving Day.

18. River Twice

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1601 E Passyunk Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(267) 457-3698
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The East Passyunk darling makes a convenient meal kit available for pickup on Thanksgiving morning, stocked with a brined and pre-roasted turkey, cranberry sauce, green bean casserole, oyster-cornbread dressing, sweet potato mash, rolls, and pumpkin pie. The meal, complete with reheating instructions for day-of feasting, feeds four to six people ($300) and promises leftovers for a day-after-Thanksgiving turkey sandwich. Orders must be placed in advance online or via email.

1. Stove and Co. Restaurant Group

245 Lancaster Ave, Malvern, PA 19355

Place an order by Thursday, November 19 for to-go Thanksgiving dinner from one of Stove and Co. Restaurant Group’s popular eateries (The Bercy in Ardmore, Al Pastor in Exton and Stove and Tap locations in Lansdale and Malvern). The group’s holiday spread includes traditional turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, cornbread, cider-glazed Brussels sprouts, and more (two for $90 and four to six people for $225). Orders should be placed over the phone.

245 Lancaster Ave
Malvern, PA 19355

2. Laser Wolf

1301 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122

CookNSolo’s Israeli skewer house, or “shipudiya,” kicks off its to-go holiday meal with its hit hummus and salatim for the table, featuring hummus with black garlic harif, Turkish-style turnips, squash cherchi, fresh pita, and more. The feast continues with a honey and tamarind-glazed half turkey, schug cranberry sauce, mushroom gravy, pita stuffing, and baharat-spiced pumpkin pie. The meal runs $200 for a four-person serving and orders must be placed online for Wednesday, November 25 pick-up. Takeout cocktail pairings are also available.

1301 N Howard St
Philadelphia, PA 19122

3. El Camino Real Restaurant

1040 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123

While traditionally known for its Tex-Mex cuisine, this Northern Liberties restaurant offers solid options for a classic Thanksgiving dinner at home. Choose from an $85 house-smoked turkey (served with cranberry and gravy) or a $225 dinner fit for eight to ten people, featuring a 14-to-16 pound smoked turkey, stuffing, candied sweet potatoes, mashed potatoes, roasted Brussels sprouts, orange-ginger cranberry sauce, rosemary gravy, biscuits, apple pie and pumpkin pie. The $225 menu option can be sized down for smaller groups. Orders must be placed by Monday, November 23.

1040 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19123

4. Joy Box

915 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19123
Joy Box packs in an assortment of local goods for Thanksgiving.
Joy Box/Bondfire Media

Born out of the pandemic, Joy Box fills customizable care packages with goods from small and local businesses. For its versatile Thanksgiving box, there’s sides (duck fat potatoes, whisky-glazed carrots, sourdough stuffing) from Stargazy, seasonal pies from Lil’ Pop Shop, cheeses from Third Wheel Cheese Co., ice cream from Weckerly’s, craft brews from Triple Bottom Brewing, and more. Orders must be placed online by midnight on Friday, November 20. Orders are available for pickup and delivery on Wednesday, November 25. 

915 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia, PA 19123

5. Urban Farmer Philadelphia

1850 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19103

A 12-to-14 pound turkey is the centerpiece of Urban Farmer’s to-go dinner menu, available for pick-up on Thanksgiving Day. The meal, which feeds four to six, also includes its gravy, smashed potatoes, roasted Brussels sprouts, roasted carrots, cornbread, cranberry sauce, and guest’s choice of pie. Thanksgiving orders are available for preorder online ($180).

1850 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Philadelphia, PA 19103

6. Di Bruno Bros.

1730 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Di Bruno Bros. makes customizable meals for Thanksgiving this year.
Di Bruno Bros./Bondfire Media

Philly’s long-trusted gourmet grocer offers a generous six-serving, customizable Thanksgiving meal, filled out by classic dishes like turkey, stuffing, dinner rolls, cranberry relish, mashed potatoes and pie. Patrons can pick from a number of options and price points. Phoned-in orders must be placed by 3 p.m. on Friday, November 20 for pickup on Wednesday, November 25 and Thanksgiving Day at the Italian Market, Rittenhouse, or Ardmore farmer’s market. Delivery options are available from river to river, from Oregon to Girard Avenues.

1730 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

7. Oyster House

1516 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Shrimp cocktail platters at Oyster House.
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Oyster House’s whole pie game is strong this year, with salted honey ($34), bourbon and molasses pecan ($40) and classic pumpkin ($36) options. Beyond pies, the beloved seafood spot offers to-go shrimp cocktail platters ($67) and cornbread oyster stuffing ($36) to impress at-home Thanksgiving diners. Orders must be placed over the phone by 5 p.m on Saturday, November 21 for pickup on Wednesday, November 25.

1516 Sansom St
Philadelphia, PA 19102

8. a.kitchen

135 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
a.kitchen a.kitchen/official photo

The Rittenhouse favorite’s to-go dinner stars delectable sides like acorn squash and comté soup, stuffing, braised greens, Brussels sprouts and bacon, sweet potato mash, and turkey gravy ($80 for two people and $160 for four). Those who don’t want to prepare a turkey at home can also add a half turkey for $60 or a whole turkey for $120. Orders must be preordered online and scheduled for pickup on November 23, 24, or 25.

135 S 18th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

9. High Street Philly

101 S 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

High Street Philly takes the stress out of Thanksgiving with starter boxes for four, packed with sage brown butter stuffing, roasted honey nut squash, mashed potatoes, gravy, Brussels sprouts and cranberry chutney. Add-ons include salted honey pie, honey wheat bread loaves, spelt baguette, apple pie, and ready-to-bake turkeys or fully roasted turkeys. Turkey orders must be placed by November 16 and orders for sides and desserts must be placed by November 23, available for pickup at sister restaurant Fork.

101 S 9th St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

10. Fork

306 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

This Old City fine-dining staple has a $75 multi-course feast featuring family-style sides like mashed potatoes, herb stuffing, roasted apples, Brussels sprouts, rolls, and more, followed by choose-your-own first and second courses like carrot ginger soup or Boston mackerel; and trout with shaved leeks or classic turkey with cranberry chutney and gravy. Dessert options include apple pie, kabocha squash pie, and salted honey custard pie. Reservations are available for indoor or outdoor seating.

306 Market St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

11. Barbuzzo

110 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Barbuzzo’s famed salted caramel budino will be available for pickup at Verde on 13th Street from Monday, November 23 to Wednesday, November 25. No preorder is necessary, making it an ideal option for those who forgot to order dessert and want to end their Thanksgiving meal on a sweet note.

110 S 13th St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

12. Garces Events

300 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

Turkey and all the trimmings make up Garces Events’ to-go holiday dinner for two ($95). Feast on turkey, butter lettuce salad, challah bread stuffing, whipped mashed potatoes, roasted sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, choice of pie, and more. Additional servings are available for $60 more per person, and add-ons include charcuterie boards and whole pies. Orders must be placed online by Saturday, November 21 for pickup at Jose Garces’ Old City restaurant The Olde Bar on Wednesday, November 25.

300 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19102

13. Rex 1516

1516 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146

Bring a Southern-inspired Thanksgiving spread home with Rex 1516’s lineup of buttermilk biscuits, chanterelle and green bean strudel, smoked brisket shells and cheese, andouille and cornbread stuffing, smoked turkey roulade, and sweet potato pie ($120 for two people and $230 four people). Cocktail pairings are also available for purchase. Orders can be placed over the phone or via email through Monday, November 23 for pickup on Wednesday, November 25.

1516 South St
Philadelphia, PA 19146

14. The Twisted Tail

509 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19147
Twisted Tail Twisted Tail/official photo

The Southern-leaning spot on Society Hill has two takeout options for Thanksgiving. Go for just the whole-roasted turkey ($160), or those who don’t want to prepare anything at all can opt for the full Thanksgiving spread ($300 for six servings), which includes the guest’s choice of protein (roasted turkey, herb-crusted prime rib or short rib, glazed ham, salmon or vegetarian ricotta gnocchi) and a full slate of sides. Orders must be placed by Monday, November 16 and can be placed over the phone.

509 S 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19147

15. Moshulu

401 S Christopher Columbus Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19106

For turkey paired with river views, snag a seat at Moshulu for a socially distanced dinner ($65 per person). The three-course meal includes turkey with all the fixings, along with options like filet mignon, salmon, pan-seared branzino, and more. The meal concludes with a caramel swirl cheesecake. Reservations are recommended. 

401 S Christopher Columbus Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19106

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16. Porcos Porchetteria

2204 Washington Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19146
Small Oven Pastry Shop’s funfetti cake.
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Known for its excellent pork sandwiches and baked goods, Washington Avenue’s Porcos Porchetteria and Small Oven Pastry Shop delights Thanksgiving diners with a menu of to-go cakes and pies like pumpkin tart topped with sabayon cream, apple pretzel tart, and its Instagrammable autumn cakes available in flavors like funfetti and coffee dulce de leche. Beyond cakes, porchetta is available by the pound, along with crusty ciabatta rolls, seasonal veggies, antipasto salad and more savory options. Orders must be placed online by 6 p.m. on Tuesday, November 24.

2204 Washington Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19146

17. Fond

1537 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

The to-go Thanksgiving menu at Fond in East Passyunk features mains like rosemary-brined turkey breast or foie gras-stuffed turkey thigh, in addition to chestnut rosemary potato filling, orange cranberry sauce, white miso butterscotch sweet potatoes, and frisée salad. Available à la carte or as a package for $50 per person. Pies for $30 a pop include brown butter apple pie, butterscotch pumpkin pie, and chocolate cheesecake, with add-ons like sourdough baguettes ($8 per loaf) and molasses spice cookies ($10 per dozen) available, too. Orders must be placed over the phone by Thursday, November 19 and picked up on Wednesday, November 25 or Thanksgiving Day.

1537 S 11th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147

18. River Twice

1601 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

The East Passyunk darling makes a convenient meal kit available for pickup on Thanksgiving morning, stocked with a brined and pre-roasted turkey, cranberry sauce, green bean casserole, oyster-cornbread dressing, sweet potato mash, rolls, and pumpkin pie. The meal, complete with reheating instructions for day-of feasting, feeds four to six people ($300) and promises leftovers for a day-after-Thanksgiving turkey sandwich. Orders must be placed in advance online or via email.

1601 E Passyunk Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19148

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