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Where to Gobble Gobble this Year

Miami Vibes Magazine, Restaurants in Miami, Thanksgiving 2023

Thanksgiving dining in Miami is such a wonderful experience, as the city offers a wide range of restaurants and venues that serve traditional Thanksgiving meals or put a unique Miami twist on the holiday. Here are some must-to Thanksgiving dining options we've put together for you!

Miami Beach’s favorite seafood bistro is inviting friends and families to celebrate Thanksgiving one day early. On Wednesday, November 22, Joliet will offer a special Thanksgiving Eve Dinner Menu and Happy Hour specials all night (standard happy hour offerings).

Miami Vibes Magazine, Restaurants in Miami, Thanksgiving 2023

Priced at $65 per person and $80 per person with a wine pairing, the menu features three courses including dessert. Guests can enjoy appetizers such as Fried Green Tomato, frisee salad, remoulade, pickled tomato; and Turkey Gumbo, shrimp, andouille, carolina gold rice. The main course features a delectable Turkey Dinner, smoked oyster dressing, candied yams, wild mushroom green bean casserole, hot honey cornbread, satsuma cranberry sauce, and gravy. A Pumpkin Pie Bread Pudding with pecan praline, gelato, and rye dulce de leche is available for dessert.

Reservations: Visit Resy

Address: 1209 17th St, Miami Beach

Elcielo at SLS South Beach

Enjoy Thanksgiving, Colombian style, at Elcielo, located at the iconic SLS South Beach. Elcielo features an extravagant menu showcasing Chef Juan Manuel Barrientos' visionary creations, as well as a variety of sensory experiences with one-of-a-kind flavors and textures.

Miami Vibes Magazine, Restaurants in Miami, Thanksgiving 2023

This Thanksgiving, Elcielo will be featuring a special menu, featuring delectable dishes like Roasted Stuffed Quail with Colombian Chorizo, Apastelado rice and Corn Arepa Stuffing, Papa Criolla Puree, Uchuva Cranberry Aji, and Caribbean Spice Gravy. Inspired by Chef Juanma’s Colombian-heritage, this Thanksgiving menu is a great option for those seeking an alternative to the traditional

Thanksgiving dinner will be offered THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD | 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM.

Serena at Moxy Miami South Beach

This Thanksgiving, head to Serena at Moxy Miami South Beach for an enchanting, alfresco patio dining experience that takes you to the streets of Oaxaca and Mexico City.

Miami Vibes Magazine, Restaurants in Miami, Thanksgiving 2023

Featuring a specially curated Thanksgiving menu, start your fest with the Autumn Greens Salad, Baked Brie Cheese and Cheddar Jalapeno Corn Bread. For the main course enjoy the Plato Pavo which includes achiote turkey breast, mashed potatoes, braised greens, hibiscus cranberry sauce, and pan just. For those looking to skip the turkey, savor in the 6 oz Filet Mignon accompanied by roasted baby potatoes, haricot vert, and a lavish truffle jus is a must-try. For a sweet treat, end with the Pecan Pie made with spiced caramel and smooth crema ice cream. Thanksgiving dinner will be offered

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD | 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM.

Lido Bayside Grill at The Standard Spa, Miami Beach

This Thanksgiving, enjoy your holiday with a twist of coastal relaxation at Lido Bayside Grill, located at The Standard Spa, Miami Beach.

Miami Vibes Magazine, Restaurants in Miami, Thanksgiving 2023

Lido Bayside Grill offers a laid-back yet sophisticated waterfront retreat, perfect for enjoying a relaxing holiday. Enjoy the pre-fixe menu offering delectable flavors of Acorn Squash Soup adorned with pumpkin seeds and sage oil, or seasonal Kale & Chard Winter Salad complete with rich flavors of dried figs, sliced almonds, and Cana de Cabra cheese. Though Lido Bayside Girll offers a non-traditional Thanksgiving setting, this waterfront gem offers traditional fall flavors like Roasted Turkey and Cornbread Stuffing with Butternut Squash. Indulge this holiday season with Chocolate Pecan Pie and autumnal cocktails such as the Pumkin Espresso Martini and Pumpkin Spice Old Fashioned. This is Not Your Standard Thanksgiving, it’s a wonderful waterfront celebration.

Thanksgiving dinner will be offered for $85 per person (excluding tax & gratuity) on THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD | 12:00 PM - Close.


Celebrate this Thanksgiving with renowned Chef Nyitre Rodger’s exquisite brunch spread that redefines tradition at MARKET at EDITION, the part patisserie, part boulangerie and

part salumeria, located at The Miami Beach EDITION.

Miami Vibes Magazine, Restaurants in Miami, Thanksgiving 2023

Indulge in a flavorful feast featuring roasted turkey and innovative, savory seasonal delights, celebrating gratitude and togetherness at MARKET at EDITION.

Thanksgiving feast will be offered WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27 | | 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM.


A memorable Thanksgiving celebration awaits you at MATADOR ROOM,

Miami Vibes Magazine, Restaurants in Miami, Thanksgiving 2023

Inspired by its rich history and 1950s glamor, world-renowned chef Jean-George Vongerichten has reinvented the iconic Matador Room with reimagined menus that offer his interpretation of Caribbean, Spanish, and Latin and South American cuisines.

From the mind of renowned Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, immerse yourself in an exquisite à la carte Thanksgiving menu, enhanced by exclusive specialty add-ons. For a sweet finale, savor the decadent Specialty Dessert crafted by Chef—an exquisite experience that will elevate your Thanksgiving to a truly sumptuous level.

Thanksgiving dinner will be offered THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23RD | 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM.

Bellini at Mr. C Miami- Coconut Grove

Set atop the iconic Mr. C Miami- Coconut Grove and enveloped by sweeping views of Biscayne Bay, Bellini fuses authentic Italian cuisine with an up-scale elevated ambience to immaculately marry the captivating beauty of Italy’s Coastal style and Miami’s Coconut Grove.

Miami Vibes Magazine, Restaurants in Miami, Thanksgiving 2023

This Thanksgiving, immerse your senses in a decadent, three-course seasonal menu; begin the exquisite culinary journey with a Green Pea Vellutata flavored to perfection with parmesan foam and white truffle oil, followed by a sumptuous Pumpkin Ravioli filled with pumpkin, brown butter and toasted almonds. For the main course, indulge in a mouth-watering Slow Roasted Turkey, sided with charred baby carrots, turnips, ash potatoes and cranberry gastrique. End a delicious Thanksgiving feast on a sweet note with home-made pecan pie and cinnamon ice cream. Boasting an elegant, old-world atmosphere and exceptionally elevated cuisine, Bellini brings timeless old-world Italian glamor to the historic Coconut Grove neighborhood, presenting guests an unforgettable Thanksgiving dinner.

Baia Beach Club

Trade in your apron for picturesque bayfront views this Thanksgiving at Baia Beach Club, the tropical waterfront oasis located at the iconic Mondrian South Beach.

Miami Vibes Magazine, Restaurants in Miami, Thanksgiving 2023

This turkey day, choose from comforting home-style favorites (even better than grandma’s) like the Herb Roasted Turkey, lovingly crafted with sourdough and sage stuffing, maple & thyme, dressed in orange cranberry sauce and perfectly accompanied by sweet potato casserole; or the Pepper Crusted Prime Rib exceptionally plated with parmesan whipped potato, roasted brussel sprouts, wild mushrooms and red wine au jus. End a decadent Thanksgiving dinner on a sweet note with an irresistible selection of desserts including Pumpkin Cheesecake, Chocolate Pecan Tart or Coconut Mango Panna Cotta. With a front row seat to picture-perfect views of Downtown Miami & the glistening waters of Biscayne Bay, Baia Beach Club makes for an unforgettable Thanksgiving in The Magic City.

The National Hotel

This Thanksgiving, experience an extraordinary culinary journey at The National Hotel’s award-winning restaurant Mareva 1939 . Enjoy a pre-fixe menu (below) featuring a Spanish twist, while overlooking the longest infinity pool in Miami that sits up against the

breathtaking backdrop of the ocean waves.

Miami Vibes Magazine, Restaurants in Miami, Thanksgiving 2023

The pre-fixe menu is priced at $70 per person and includes the following:

Amousse Bouche

  • Smoked Salmon Blini, Crème Fraiche, Salmon Roe

  • Confit Duck and Pistachio Terrine, Quince Jelly, Sesame Bread

  • Wild Mushroom and Manchego Croqueta, Onion Aioli

  • Thyme & Parsnips Soup with Roasted Chestnuts


  • Roasted Squash & Puy Lentil Salad, Spicy Pepita, Humboldt Fog Goat Cheese, Fried Sage, Sherry Vinaigrette

Main Course

  • "The Turkey Feast” Roasted Turkey Breast, Chorizo & Raisin Stuffing, Roasted Root Vegetables, Brussels Sprouts & Iberico Jamon, Natural Juices, Cranberry Compote


  • Pumpkin Pecan Pie, Vanilla Ice Cream, Bourbon Crème Anglais

Reserve your table at Mareva 1939 for an unforgettable Thanksgiving celebration by calling +1 (305)-423-7260 or booking through OpenTable.

Zeru Miami

Zeru Miami, renowned for its Mediterranean Basque cuisine inspired by the culinary richness of the San Sebastian regions in Spain, brings an elevated Thanksgiving pairing

dinner to the heart of Brickell.

This year, sit back and let the talented chefs at Zeru do all the work with a six-course food menu and a choice of four-course wine pairing with Cava Gramona for $165++ or a five-course wine pairing with champagne for $195++. Reservations can be booked through Open Table HERE.

Please let me know if this is a fit for any Thanksgiving coverage you are working on and/or if you have any questions or need additional information.

Zeru Thanksgiving MENU features:

  • Welcome

    • Roasted apple compote, brie cheese and nut pintxo

  • The Beginning

    • Butternut squash carpaccio, cranberry roasted nuts, goat cheese and baby greens

  • Appetizer

    • Wagyu cannelloni and black truffle demiglace

  • Choice Of Main Course

    • Suckling pig Segovian-style


  • Turkey Ballotine and filling

  • Shareable Sides (2PP)

    • Old style smash potato with gravy

    • Cranberry and greens salad

    • Sweet potato with pure

    • Cream spinach and artichoke dip

    • Mellow vegetable rice

  • The Sweet Part

    • Pumpkin tartlet, cinnamon ice cream and caramelized crunchy pumpkin seeds


  • Apple crisp with pecans and vanilla ice cream


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