Napa Valley is a hot spot for top notch cuisine that’s grown and sourced locally and Thanksgiving is the valley’s time to shine. Paired with the stunning fall scenery and world-class hospitality, it’s the perfect destination to celebrate this treasured American holiday.
Napa Valley is the perfect location for foodies to come together to enjoy the bounty of this region showcased by the area’s trendiest restaurants, highlighted here in our Thanksgiving Dining Guide for Thursday, November 23, 2023. Click through to make advance reservations or place an order for one of the scrumptious take-away options to enjoy from the comfort of your home.
Dine In on Thanksgiving Day
Bear at Stanly Ranch
Kick off the festive season with the second annual Thanksgiving dinner at Bear at Stanly Ranch. Enjoy a five-course prix fixe menu, where you will select your appetizers and entrees, alongside a variety of holiday classics like mashed potatoes and sourdough stuffing. Separate vegan and gluten-free menus will be available, including vegan and gluten-free stuffing.
$125 per person ($90 optional wine pairing) | $50 children ages 6-12
FARM at Carneros
Indulge in the thoughtfully designed Thanksgiving dinner by award-winning chef Chris Bianco at FARM at Carneros. FARM's family-style prix fixe dinner includes a presentation of classic Thanksgiving dishes and desserts with fresh vegetables from the resort's culinary gardens.
$145 per person | $59 children ages 3-12
The Meritage Resort and Spa
The Meritage Resort and Spa will host a variety of family friendly activities, as well as a special Thanksgiving brunch. Enjoy a breakfast corner, bread and soup station, ice seafood station, vegetable station, salads, cheese and cured meats, carving station (including organic Diestel turkey), a variety of main courses, and a dessert station.
$95 per person | $45 children ages 4-13 | complimentary children ages 3 and under
Silverado Resort will host its annual Thanksgiving Buffet in the historic resort Mansion Ballroom and on the Fairway Deck. Try local and imported foods and an extravagant array of seasonal Thanksgiving dishes mustard roasted prime rib, turkey, and assorted desserts.
$95 per person | $45 children ages 5-12 | complimentary children ages 4 and under
For a more casual dining experience, try The Grill at Silverado Resort, where they will feature a three-course prix fixe Thanksgiving Dinner for $75 per person.
Angèle Restaurant & Bar
Sit along the Napa River and savor a Provençal Thanksgiving feast at Angèle Restaurant & Bar. The team at Angèle puts together fantastic options such as potato leek soup, classic boeuf bourguignon, and warm apple pecan bread pudding with vanilla bean ice cream.
$130 per person
Charlie Palmer Steak at Archer Hotel
Celebrate with a feast at Charlie Palmer Steak in Downtown Napa with a proper three-course Napa Valley dinner. Choose from options like butternut squash soup, turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, pecan tart, and more.
$85 per person
Experience the 26th annual Thanksgiving feast with the more casual side of La Toque. Highlighting seasonal specialties with a Thanksgiving twist, such as free-range turkey, slow-roasted in our Combi ovens, and of course, everyone will go home with Chef Ken’s famous “leftover” turkey sandwiches!
$75 per person
Napa Valley Wine Train
Climb aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train to make your lunch truly memorable. Enjoy a 3.5-hour trip taking in the fall scenery of Napa Valley while dining on a multi-course feast that kicks off with a welcoming splash of sparkling wine. Thanksgiving aboard the Wine Train certainly seems traditional, but there’s nothing conventional about this gourmet feast and the luxuriously vintage setting!
$375 per person
Brix Restaurant and Garden
Enjoy Thanksgiving at Brix Restaurant and Garden with a traditional roasted heritage turkey breast with confit leg and specialty gravy and stuffing. Or you can opt for short ribs, salmon, or butternut squash ravioli. Side dishes highlight produce grown from the Brix Garden. Don’t forget to share the tasty miniature desserts!
$95 per person ($45 optional wine pairing) | $45 children ages 4-12
The Estate Yountville
The multi-course family-style dinner at The Estate Yountville is thoughtfully crafted by Executive Chef Michael Quigley, and will include classic Thanksgiving dishes and desserts with fresh ingredients locally sourced from Napa Valley.
$129 per person | $65 children 10 and under
The Restaurant at North Block
Chef Juan Cabrera at The Restaurant at North Block will prepare a four-course Thanksgiving supper that includes options like organic roasted turkey, halibut, heirloom carrots, and more. If you’re a lover of sweets, you’ll definitely enjoy the four options of mini pies to choose from.
$135 per person
Acacia House features a seasonally driven menu of bold and artful American cuisine, curated to showcase Napa’s finest local, organic, and sustainable ingredients. An extensive wine list crafted by their sommelier, along with signature cocktails. Savor every bite and every moment of this 5-course prix fixe menu.
$125 per person ($75 optional wine pairing)
Forum at Meadowood
Chef Scot Livingston at Forum at Meadowood puts together a special menu that includes a first and second course served individually, followed by a family-style main course of traditional Thanksgiving dinner favorites. For dessert, a pumpkin cake will complete the experience.
$125 per person | $75 children ages 4-12
Join Harvest Table for a Thanksgiving Feast, featuring a three-course dinner. Start family style with some delicious Model Bakery bread and house-whipped butter, then move to your entrée of choice (roasted organic turkey breast is a must!), don’t forget the side dishes that are also served family style…and of course don’t forget to have a slice of pumpkin pie.
$95 per person
The Restaurant at Auberge
Head over to The Restaurant at Auberge for its traditional four-course plated Thanksgiving dining experience. Each course will offer a variety of Chef Robert Curry's traditional holiday favorites such as cold smoked salmon carpaccio, Willie Bird turkey with quince stuffing, and more. The experience ends with seasonal offerings from Pastry Chef Paul Lemieux, including mouthwatering pumpkin cheesecake.
$185 per person | $70 children 12 and under
Lovina is serving a traditional Thanksgiving meal as well as a limited à la carte menu. Menu items include autumn squash, fresh cranberry sauce, organic turkey, and more. A limited version of their regular dinner menu will also be available.
$79 per person
Sam’s Social Club
Executive chef Abby Burk and her talented culinary team at Sam’s Social Club have put together a tempting menu of traditional and modern dishes that are sure to bring the family together.
$95 per person | $40 children 12 and under
TRUSS Restaurant + Bar at Four Seasons Resort
Gather with family and friends at TRUSS Restaurant + Bar and take in the views of the vines for a special three-course prix fixe Thanksgiving feast by Executive Chef Rogelio Garcia. The special menu will feature luxurious wine country twists on holiday classics.
$120 per person | $60 children ages 5-12
Pre- and Post-Thanksgiving
Paws-Giving Yappy Hour
Fleetwood Restaurant in Calistoga
Join Fleetwood Restaurant at Calistoga Motor Lodge & Spa for a special Paws-Giving celebration. For every PupTail purchased, Fleetwood will donate $1 to Wine Country Animal Lovers. Plus, free Tito’s swag will be given out! Don't miss out on this heartwarming evening of good food, great company, and a chance to give back to our four-legged friends.
Annual Post Turkey Day Brunch
Clif Family Bruschetteria Food Truck in St. Helena
Craving more turkey and stuffing? The Bruschetteria Food Truck located at Clif Family Tasting Room invites you to bring your family and friends to the Post Turkey Day Brunch. The creative turkey day leftovers menu pairs perfectly with Clif Family wines and fall vibes on their sunny patio.
Orders for Thanksgiving At Home
Prefer to gather in your home but want to leave the cooking to the pros? We recommend you check out the menus at the following Napa Valley establishments to reserve your Thanksgiving ready to heat and eat meal kits:
- Ad Hoc
- Bouchon Bakery
- Contimo Provisions
- Kitchen Door
- Little Summer at Napa Valley Marriott
- Model Bakery
- Nosh Napa
- Silverado Resort
- Solbar at Solage Calistoga
Whether you’re a local taking advantage of the exceptional dining experiences available here in Napa Valley, or a visitor delighting in remarkable ingredients; talented chefs with inspired cuisine; and the ultimate in hospitality, we hope you have a safe, wonderful and Happy Thanksgiving!