Can you believe Thanksgiving is almost upon us once again? For American expats (or non-Americans who want to sample some American food that doesn’t include pizza and burgers) looking to celebrate with turkey and cranberry sauce, we’ve found the top restaurants in the city that will lay on a special Thanksgiving feast to remind you of home.
1. Vascos – Hilton
Vascos is offering its regular evening buffet on the 24th with the addition of roast turkey and cranberry sauce. The buffet also has sushi, Asian, continental and Indian dishes. The cost is Rs 2,253 per person including tax but alcoholic drinks are extra.
2. Anise – Taj Coromandel
Anise is adding traditional Thanksgiving fare to its regular evening buffet on the 24th November. In addition to roast turkey, Anise is offering pumpkin and pecan pie. The cost is Rs 2,250 per person with alcoholic drinks costing extra.
3. 601 – Park Hotel
601 at The Park is going all out with its Thanksgiving options, adding glazed pork, roast turkey, pumpkin pie and apple pie to its regular menu. The lunch buffet on the 24th costs Rs 1,452 and the brunch on the 27th (Sunday) costs Rs 1,850 without alcohol and Rs 2,100 with unlimited alcohol.
4. On the Rocks – Crowne Plaza
This is not actually a buffet but a set three course Thanksgiving meal which includes soup, main course and dessert. It runs from the 24th to 26th and you can book a table any time after 6pm. On the 26th is a special cognac event where you will be served Martel Cognac along with your meal. The price is Rs 2,500 including taxes.
5. Club House – Taj Club House
Club House at the Taj Club House just off Anna Salai (near Spencer Plaza – ever been to that mall?!) is offering a Thanksgiving buffet on the evening of the 24th for Rs 1,999 – which doesn’t include alcohol. The menu includes roast turkey with cranberry compote, roast Norwegian salmon, bread pudding and a Thanksgiving strudel.
Did we miss any? We called around all the top hotels in the city to compile this information, but on the off-chance that we missed a restaurant, let us know in the comments below!