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Turkey Dinner?

romeschica Oct 28, 2011 01:54 PM

Okay, my family doesn't eat or cook turkey at home. Do any restaurants serve traditional turkey dinners as a regular menu or seasonal option?

Thanks :)

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    childofthestorm Nov 16, 2011 11:28 AM

    Allen's on the Danforth is doing their annual American Thanksgiving dinner. Can't believe I didn't remember it, as I ordered this a few years ago. A bit spendy but delicious.

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    1. re: childofthestorm
      abigllama Nov 16, 2011 04:35 PM

      Hemingways in Yorkville also does a solid American Thanksgiving dinner that includes dessert for $17. It runs from Nov 24th to 26th.


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      kbdid Oct 28, 2011 08:44 PM

      All I can think of off hand is Watts in Eglinton Square; I don't know if it's on their every-day menu or a daily special, but I've had it and it was good. It's a pretty basic family-style restaurant, but the food's always been good when I've been there.

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        MargieEv Oct 29, 2011 07:59 AM

        A friend told me he had a great T-giving turkey dinner at a restaurant at Broadview and Danforth. Not sure if it is a regular menu item. North of Danforth, east side of the street just past the Broadview subway station.

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          romeschica Nov 4, 2011 07:28 AM

          Has anyone tried the Thanksgiving special at Peartree? They are having one for American thanksgiving

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        youdonut Oct 28, 2011 04:49 PM

        you could always do take home from this place http://www.lyknchicken.com/index.html
        they do a smoked turkey there

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          childofthestorm Oct 28, 2011 04:07 PM

          Not sure about this one, but I'm the type who likes turkey dinner several times a year, and I hit up "Roasty Jack's" in the basement foodcourt near Holt's on Bloor. The turkey is really good, you get a couple of choices of sides, and yeah, you're outta there for under $10!

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            Teep Oct 28, 2011 06:32 PM

            +1 for Roasty Jacks, fresh every day., but expect plastic cutlery and styrofoam plates.

            -1 for Tulip, the turkey meat was frozen then barely warmed up.

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              Tatai Oct 28, 2011 07:56 PM

              Do they have stuffing and gravy? I'm always getting cravings for turkey dinner. So easy to find in the States; just about every diner offers it on the menu.

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                Teep Oct 29, 2011 09:13 PM

                Yes stuffing and gravy, but both a little on the blander side. Also boiled carrots, corn, beans etc.

                You can also get the meat on a Caesar salad instead.

                The only thing is that I heard that whole food court is going away, and they will be missed.

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                  romeschica Nov 2, 2011 07:35 AM

                  Thanks everyone - yeah I am looking for the tradtional meal with gravy and stuffing and sides !

                  Would be nice if it was a sit down place instead of a fast food joint. :)

                  Maybe close to xmas, some of the restos will be offering Turkey ?

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