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Who’s Serving ­Thanksgiving Dinner?

Let someone else do the cooking

      Perhaps this is the year you’d prefer to give thanks for not cooking? Bay Weekly has gone hunting to report where you can eat out on Thanksgiving and what’s on the menu.
 
Brian Boru
Buffet-served carved turkey, giblet gravy, ham, roast beef, filet of fish with lemon, shepherd’s pie; multiple side dishes; pecan and pumpkin pie, traditional Irish bread pudding.
$26 w/age discounts; 11am-5pm; rsvp: 410-975-2678; 
489 Ritchie Hwy., Severna Park
 
Carrol’s Creek
Buffet-served turkey, ham, leg of lamb, shrimp; multiple side dishes; assorted pies and cakes.
$35.95 w/age discounts; 11:30am-6:30pm (two-hour seatings); rsvp: 410-263-8102; 410 Severn Ave., Annapolis
 
Double T Diner
Regular menu and Thanksgiving specials.
Closing at 3pm; no rsvp needed: 410-571-9070; 12 Defense St., Annapolis
 
Happy Harbor
Buffet-served traditional Thanksgiving dinner of turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, stuffing, cranberries and dinner rolls; plus NFL menu.
$10.99; 1pm-2am; rsvp: 410-867-0949; 533 Deale Rd., Deale
 
Killarney House
Buffet-served carved turkey, giblet gravy, ham, roast beef, filet of fish with lemon, shepherd’s pie; multiple side dishes; pecan and pumpkin pie, traditional Irish bread pudding.
$26.99 w/age discounts; 11am-5:30pm; rsvp: 410-798-8700; 584 W. Central Ave., Davidsonville
 
Pirates Cove
Carving station with roast turkey and ham; mashed potatoes, country green beans, corn pudding, cranberries, pies and beignet station.
$29.99 w/age discounts; 11:30am-6pm; rsvp: 410-867-2300; 4817 Riverside Dr., Galesville
 
Rod ‘N’ Reel
Buffet-served roasted turkey, salmon, shrimp, Maryland crab soup; multiple side dishes; pies, pastries and cakes.
$33.95 w/age discounts; 11am-6pm; rsvp: 410-286-2113; Chesapeake Beach Resort & Spa, 4165 Mears Ave., Chesapeake Beach
 
Sam’s on the Waterfront
Four-course, prix fixe menu featuring oysters Rockefeller, turkey, surf and turf.
$56 w/age discounts; 11:30am-7:30pm; rsvp: 410-263-3600; 2020 Chesapeake Harbour Dr. E., Annapolis
 

Feast on the Bounty of ­Chesapeake Country
Find all you need for Thanksgiving dinner at local Farmers Markets and businesses
 
       Anne Arundel County Farmers’ Market: Farm-raised meats, artisan cheeses, pies, baked goods and more. Sat. 7am-noon and Sun. 10am-1pm. 275 Harry S. Truman Pkwy., Annapolis; www.aacofarmersmarket.com
 
       Bowen’s Grocery: Fresh turkeys (order ahead), homemade country sausage (made in house), southern Maryland stuffed ham, local oysters and cakes and pies. 7am-9pm: 4300 Hunting Creek Rd. Huntingtown, 410-257-2222.
 
       En-Tice-Ment Farms: Smoked hams and breakfast meats: sausage, bacon and scrapple. Thurs., Fri. 3-6pm or by appointment and AACo Farmers Market: 231 Polling House Rd., Harwood, 443-336-8492, www.enticementfarmraisedmeats.com.

Thanksgiving Community Dinners 

More Tasty Blessings Community Kitchen
All are welcome to dinner at the East-John Youth Center: Thurs. Nov. 15, 6pm; 11835 Mill Bridge Rd., Lusby, 410-326-1150.
 
Soup Sunday
Enjoy the fellowship of friends and a hearty meal; bring a dish if you wish. Hosted by the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Chesapeake: 
Sun. Nov. 18, 10:30am service, 11:30am lunch; 700 Yardley Dr., Prince Frederick, 443-646-3518.
 
North Beach Union Church 
Sun. Nov. 18 following 11am service; 8912 Chesapeake Ave., North Beach, 410-257-3555.
 
Cedar Grove UMC Thanksgiving 
Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings. Wed. Nov. 21, 5-7pm, Cedar Grove United Methodist Church: 5965 Deale-Churchton, Deale, 410-867-7417.
 
Spiritist Society Thanksgiving Dinner
A Thanksgiving meal plus entertainment and prizes. Thurs. Nov. 22, noon-2:30pm; Spiritist Society of North Beach; 4110 3rd Street, North Beach, rsvp 301-855-0282