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Happy Thanksgiving Friends and Neighbors!
If you’re staying in Georgetown for Thanksgiving this year we want to help you out. Whether you’re looking for Thanksgiving activities, places to eat out on Thanksgiving, places to order meals to go or places where you can order Thanksgiving Pies and other desserts we’ve got you covered. Click on the links below for more details or to contact the place of business.
2019 Thanksgiving Activities in Georgetown
Georgetown Turkey Trot 5K & Fun Run 2019 – Start your Thanksgiving with the Georgetown Turkey Trot 5K and Fun Run! This year’s event features an un-timed 5 mile run/walk, 1 mile walk, Kids Fun Run, sponsor booths and tons of fun!
After feasting on turkey and dressing, and after your nap, check out City Lights Theater where they will be showing the latest movie releases.
Community Thanksgiving Dinner
Community Thanksgiving in Georgetown 2019 – Everyone is invited to enjoy a community Thanksgiving in Georgetown this year! Volunteers will be serving a full sit-down dinner in Georgetown. The dinner is completely free and there are no tickets to purchase. Dinner will be served to 500 on a first come first served basis. Donate, Volunteer or Get More Information Here.
Dining Out – Thanksgiving in Georgetown
2019 – BB’s Home Cooking will be open 12noon to 4pm on Thanksgiving Day.
Adults $23 / Kids $10. In addition to your meal, we will provide a non-alcoholic beverage, and your choice of a slice of apple or sweet potato pie. Kids will get a delicious home-made cookie with their meal.
Meals include: Turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, turkey gravy, stuffing, green beans, sweet potato casserole, cranberry sauce, and rolls. Call to reserve your spot 512-688-5234.
2019 The Monument Cafe will be open from 9am until 2pm on Thanksgiving Day. They will be serving 4 special and their full menu. They are located at 500 S. Austin Avenue. Their phone number is 512-930-9586. They are not taking any reservations or call ahead seating.
2019 – Brix & Ale Restaurant at the Sheraton Georgetown Hotel & Conference Center will be offering a Thanksgiving Day Brunch Buffet from 11am to 3pm (last seating 3pm.) Adults are $49 and children 12 and under are $25. Prices do not include tax or gratuity.
Brined and Apple Wood Smoked Tom Turkey, Herb Crusted Slow Roasted Prime Rib, Green Bean Casserole with Foraged Mushrooms and Crispy Fried Onions, Buttermilk Whipped Yukon Gold Potatoes with Homemade Pumpkin Pie and Warm Cinnamon Apple Cobbler.
Full bar service available but not included in the buffet price. Reservations required; call Brix And Ale directly at 737-444-2750.
2019 – Walburg German Restaurant – will be open noon to 4pm Thanksgiving day. Offering traditional Thanksgiving Buffet along with their German favorites. Adult buffet is $19.99, Kids Buffet (3 to 11) is $8.99, little ones eat for free. Reservations Highly Recommended. Book A Table and See Menu Here.
2019 – Gumbo’s on the Square – will be open at 11am with the last seating at 7pm. Their menu will include choice of Roasted Butternut Squash Soup or Almond and Goat Cheese Salad. Choice of entree; Honey Baked Ham, Roasted Turkey Breast with brown gravy, Blackened 8oz Beef Tenderloin, or Pepita Crusted Redfish.
Served with Choice of Two Sides: Cornbread Stuffing with Andouille Sausage/Green Bean Almondine /Sweet Potato Mash with Marshmallows & Toasted Pecans/Garlic Mashed Potatoes.
And Bacon Apple Crumble, Chocolate Pecan Pie or Pumpkin Cheesecake for dessert. Prices $35.95/$45.95. Call 512-943-4214 for reservations.
2019 – Simmer Down Cafe – will be open Thanksgiving Day. This year enjoy a Holiday Buffet with all the trimmings, including Turkey, Ham and all the trimmings including dessert. Reservations Required, call 512-763-1672.
2019 – The Cotton Patch Cafe will be closed on Thanksgiving Day but you can order for pickup. Order by Sunday November 18th and pick-up by November 21st at 9pm. They have Roast Turkey and Roast Ham for $49.99, that comes with cranberries and gravy.
You may also order any of their other side dishes. The cost for side dishes is $12.99 per quart (serves 6-8) or $25.99 per pan (serves 16-20). Call 512-869-3400 to place your order before November 18th.
2019 – Applebees – will observe their regular business hours for Thanksgiving Day; offering dine-in and carry out.
2019 – IHOP will be open their normal operating hours, 6am to midnight. They will have a Traditional Turkey & Dressing entree. The full menu will be available as well
Thanksgiving Meals To Go in Georgetown
2019 – CJ’s Catering will be closed on Thanksgiving, but you can order your Thanksgiving Dinner by Wednesday November 20th. Comes with Smoked or Oven Roasted Herb Turkey, Red Skinned Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans Almondine, Cornbread Stuffing, Dinner Rolls, Turkey Gravy and Cranberry Sauce. All for $65.
Reheating instructions included, feeds 4 to 5 people. To order call 512-930-2200 or email admin@CJsEventCatering.com. Pick up on Tuesday or Wednesday November 26th or 27th.
2019 – Free Ice and Tea at the Austin Avenue Sonic For Thanksgiving! Here’s what they say;
1 – Please provide your own container(s) for tea & ice; It is best to bring 1 large container vs multiple smaller containers/pitchers. Drop your container(s) off at the SONIC on AUSTIN AVE anytime WEDNESDAY NOV 27. Mark EACH container with your name, sweet tea, unsweet tea, or ice AND a phone number!
2 – Your containers will be available for pick-up THANKSGIVING DAY between 9am – 11am SHARP. (Any containers not picked up by 11am will be left outside, unattended, by the front door.)
2019 – Dale’s Essenhaus will be taking orders starting November 1st thru November 18th for Thanksgiving turkey packages! Choose the standard package with turkey, cornbread dressing and gravy, or order a la carte, additional sides available. All the traditional sides are available. Order by November 12th to guarantee availability. Pick up on Wednesday, November 27th by 8pm. Call 512-819-9175 or come by to place your order.
2019 – Jimmy Vegas Smokehouse – Will be closed Thanksgiving Day but they are booking orders now for Pick-up. Their menu features smoked, fried or traditional style turkey, smoked ham or sliced pork butt. They will also offer sides and pies to complete your holiday meal. Call 512-577-2813 to place your order.
2019 – Smokey Mo’s BBQ will be closed Thanksgiving Day but they are selling Smoked Turkeys for pickup the day before between 7am and 6pm. The turkeys are 12-14 pounds and sell for $45.95. With the purchase of a turkey you can buy a bottle of barbecue sauce for $5, limit 1 per turkey. The also have whole pumpkin and pecan pies for $14.95. You must place your order by Sunday November 24th for pickup the day before Thanksgiving. Call 512-930-1212 today to place your order.
2019 – Simmer Down Cafe – Order your Holiday Meal by Tuesday November 20th. Complete meal for 10 people for $100. Or individual meals are $14 each. Please call 512-763-1672 to order.
Thanksgiving Pies & Desserts in Georgetown
2019 – The Monument Cafe. To order pies you can either call 512-930-9586 or order online right here. They require 48 hours advance notice and they will be open on Thanksgiving day for pickup between 9am and 2pm. Offering Classic Chocolate, Coconut Cream, Pecan, Pumpkin, Cherry and Apple. And, they can take special orders too.
2019 – The Sweet Lemon Kitchen is offering a delicious selection of Pies (Southern Pecan, Farm Fresh Pumpkin and Dutch Apple), Kolaches (Apple, Pumpkin Cream Cheese, Strawberry, Jalapeno Sausage and Cheese and Applewood Chicken Sausage & Cheese) and Cinnamon Rolls.
-Orders to be Pick up on Saturday Nov 23rd, Tuesday 26th and Wednesday 27th. Get your orders in early. There are three ways to order; call them at 512-270-0812, stop by The Kitchen at 812 S Church Street or order from their website at sweetlemonkitchen.com.
2019 – 18 Carrot Bakery will start taking pre-orders for pies and cakes for Thanksgiving on November 1st. We will also be offering Thanksgiving hostess gift baskets for pre-order as well.
-Cake Flavors – Candied Maple Walnut, Caramel Apple, Italian Cream, Carrot, Chocolate Espresso, Hummingbird and
-Pie Flavors – Organic cherry, Apple, Pumpkin, Pecan, Bourbon Pecan and Chocolate Pecan. To place your order and get more details call 512-688-4199.
2019 – The Galaxy Bakery has pies available for pickup. Their 10 inch pies are $35 and include Apple, Blueberry, Cherry, Chocolate, Coconut, Key Lime, Lemon Meringue, Pecan, Pumpkin and Peach. Call 512-868-0996 or stop by 107 E 7th Street to place your order.
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