If you feel like treating yourself this year, check out these NoVA restaurants that are offering fantastic Thanksgiving feasts.

There's something quite decadent about making nothing but reservations for one of the biggest meals of the year. Here are some of the best options we could find for traditional Thanksgiving meals around the region.

Seasons 52

You had me at mini pumpkin pie! If you've never been to Seasons 52, they do seasonal cuisine with classic themes, and Thanksgiving is no exception.

Thanksgiving dinner, turkey

Courtesy of Season 52

Ruth's Chris Steakhouse

It's not just about the steak at Ruth's Chris for Thanksgiving. Enjoy a three-course turkey dinner with all of the trimmings!


Courtesy of Ruth's Chris Steakhouse


Go for a family-style dinner at the newly renovated Trummer's in Clifton. The menu has plenty of choices, and you can pick your favorites for the table.


Courtesy of Trummer's on Facebook

Palette 22

Choose from the extensive small-plate menu and try some innovative holiday additions. Roasted turkey pierogies or duck confit flatbread, anyone? This is the perfect place to take your out-of-town guests for some munchies and craft cocktails!

steak skewers, noodles

Photo by Sarina Petrocelly

Founding Farmers

All of your family favorites are on the menu at Founding Farmers this year. Let their chefs do the cooking; just relax and enjoy the meal!

The Ritz-Carlton at Pentagon City

You've got two options for an unforgettable holiday meal: a sumptuous brunch buffet or a full Thanksgiving dinner. Make your reservations soon—they're going to book up fast!

  • WHEN: November 28, 2019 | Brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. | Dinner from 6 to 9 p.m.
  • WHERE: The Ritz-Carlton at Pentagon City | 1250 South Hayes Street | Arlington, VA
  • COST: Brunch is $99 per person, $40 per child ages 4 to 10. Dinner is $89 per person, $40 per child ages 4 to 10.
  • METRO: Pentagon City Metro stop 
  • PARKING: Complimentary valet parking at brunch | Hourly valet parking at dinner
  • WEBSITE: Thanksgiving at The Ritz-Carlton at Pentagon City

Thanksgiving, turkey

Courtesy of The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City

Joe Theismann's Restaurant

Head to Old Town Alexandria for a delicious three-course meal. Conveniently located across the street from the King Street Metro, this would also be a great place for a Friendsgiving lunch before the big family event!

So, how about it? Will you be cooking at home, or letting someone else do the heavy lifting? Let us know in the comments!