By Josh Towner
Not interested in slaving away all day making the perfect Thanksgiving dinner? Look no further than these Queens restaurants to have a delicious spread served up for you.
With classics like roasted turkey and mashed potatoes or newcomers like black plum crisp and mussels vinaigrette, Thanksgiving in Queens boasts a cornucopia of delicious meals.
Dinerbar: 97-45 Queens Blvd., Rego Park
This modern take on the classic American Diner features comfort food year-round and Thanksgiving will be no different.
Dinerbar’s Thanksgiving feast will feature a roasted butternut squash soup, oven-roasted turkey, homemade cranberry relish, candied yams and more topped off with a choice of harvest pumpkin cheesecake or homemade black plum crisp.
Dinerbar is accepting Thanksgiving day reservations at (718) 897-6000.
Ben’s NY Kosher Deli: 2492, 211-37 26th Ave., Bayside
Ben’s Deli, known for its corned beef and cold cuts, invites hungry people to come relax while the turkey gets cooked.
With house recipe stuffing and gravy, sweet noodle pudding and a cranberry-pineapple compote, Ben’s Deli’s Thanksgiving dinner is loaded with sweet and savory flavors to make you feel right at home.
Casa Del Chef: 39-06 64th St., Woodside
Casa Del Chef is offering a lavish, four-course Thanksgiving dinner.
With three savory courses culminating in a deliciously sweet dessert, Thanksgiving at Casa Del Chef is an unforgettable experience. The small, warmly lit interior and elegantly presented dishes will make you feel cozy and right at home on Thanksgiving.
Call (718) 457-9000 to make a reservation.
Ltauha Restaurant: 55-50 Myrtle Ave., Ridgewood
Ltauha is serving up a Thanksgiving day meal jam packed with savory appetizers, succulent entrees and sweet desserts.
Break away from traditional Thanksgiving dishes with flavorful plates like trofie and shrimp pasta, baby octopus salad, pork shank, braised short rib, chocolate soufflé and blueberry crumble.
Call (347) 689-3462 to make a reservation.
Marbella Restaurant: 220-33 Northern Blvd., Bayside
For a Spanish take on Thanksgiving, look no further than Marbella Restaurant.
Featuring a caldo galician soup packed with chorizo, onions and cannellini beans, mussels vinaigrette consommé with sherry and roasted Vermont turkey with chestnut stuffing, Marbella is rolling out a feast for the ages.
Call (718) 423-0100 to make a reservation.
Rainhas Churrascaria: 108-01 Northern Blvd., Corona
Enjoy Thanksgiving in the rustic setting of Brazilian steakhouse Rainhas Churrascaria.
Stuff yourself with as much as you can in their rodizio special, featuring a wide selection of slow-roasted meats, a salad bar and a hot buffet.
Gastroteca Astoria: 33-03 34th Ave., Astoria
Take in a traditional Italian Thanksgiving at Gastroteca Astoria.
With pumpkin ravioli and spaghetti to start, porchetta and Tuscan turkey as the main course, a variety of sides including marshmallow roasted yams and a dessert with several types of pies, Gastroteca is hosting a memorable and scrumptious Thanksgiving dinner.
Call (718) 729-9080 or visit their website to make reservations.
Bubba’s Bistro: 3113 Ditmars Blvd., Astoria
Bubba’s Bistro has built a reputation of hosting phenomenal Thanksgiving dinner, and this year is no different.
Thanksgiving at Bubba’s is so popular, they started taking reservations in September.
Enjoy a healthy and hearty Thanksgiving dinner with everything from cranberry kale salad to roasted turkey breast and apple bread pudding.
Call (718) 728-2227 to make a reservation.
Keuka Kafe: 11204 Queens Blvd., Forest Hills
Check out Keuka Kafe this Thanksgiving for a taste of the finest and wining and dining in Queens.
The Thanksgiving feast consists of an asparagus veloute, roast turkey with house special trimmings and a pumpkin mousse to round out the meal.
Reservations are not required but are highly recommended, so call (718) 880-1478 to hold a spot.
Sidetracks Restaurant and Bar: 45-08 Queens Blvd., Sunnyside
Head to Sidetracks this Thanksgiving and enjoy a legendary meal in a fresh, modern atmosphere.
With sautéed shrimp in garlic and lemon sauce, braised lamb shank and a variety of pies including strawberry rhubarb, Sidetracks is offering more than the average Thanksgiving meal.
Call (718) 786-3570 to make reservations.