Stress less, celebrate more when it comes to enjoying Thanksgiving with your family and friends. Let Kenosha area restaurants and eateries do the hard work while you enjoy more time with those you’re most thankful for! From buffets, to take away meals, to businesses open on Thanksgiving Day, there is a way for you to make sure everyone in your circle has a bountiful table on Thanksgiving Day.

These are some of the Kenosha restaurants that are open on Thanksgiving or offering preorders/carry out specials this year. Book early to ensure your Turkey Day goes according to plan. Please check with your favorite local restaurant to see what they are offering if it’s not on the list.

Options Include:

Captain Mike's Beer and Burger Bar’s food truck The Galley will serve a FREE hot dinner to anyone in need or who wants a hot meal on Thanksgiving Day. This Galley Giving event will take place in Library Park, 6039 8th Avenue in Downtown Kenosha, on November 23 from 11AM to 1PM. The hot dinner includes turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, Captain’s Mac-N-Cheese, and a dinner roll. 

Kenosha Tap House is excited to offer take home meals. Pre order and prepay dinners are available for pick up on Thanksgiving Day between 2PM and 4PM. Meals include Turkey, Mashed Potatoes, Stuffing, Homemade Cranberry Sauce, Dinner roll and Homemade Pumpkin pie with whipped cream for dessert. Thanksgiving dinners offered a range of sizes from 1 person to 6 people. Price ranges from $25 to $150. Order ahead by phone at (262) 653-0500. From Kenosha Tap House: Thanksgiving is about appreciating what you have. However, some of those in the community are not as fortunate as others. Give back to those in need in our community by purchasing a “Pay it forward” Thanksgiving dinner, donated to the Shalom Center. Let’s celebrate the season by giving back and spreading the holiday love!

Boat House Dockside Pub & Eatery will offer a delectable Thanksgiving Buffet from 11AM to 4PM. The delicious buffet includes Prime Rib, Turkey, Ham, Confit Duck and Broiled Cod, as well as an extensive option of sides, pies, and desserts. Adults $39, Kid’s 10 and under $15, Kid’s under 3 free. Book now at or by calling (262) 654-9922. Parties of 9 or more should call ahead of time to reserve a table to properly accommodate larger parties.

HobNob Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge is taking Thanksgiving Day reservations now – from 12PM to 4PM. Enjoy the old fashioned feel of one of Wisconsin’s unique super clubs.

Kenosha Brewing Co. will offer a delicious buffet with traditional holiday fare from 11AM to 4PM. Adults $23.99, Seniors $20.99, Kids $14.99 (ages 6-12), Kids 5 and under eat free. Carry out is also available for $18.99. KCB Co. can be reached at (262) 694-9494 or by email at

Celebrate Thanksgiving at The Stella Hotel and Ballroom. Enjoy holiday classics like perfectly roasted turkey, a whole suckling pig, creamy whipped potatoes & turkey gravy, roasted sweet potatoes, and an array of delectable dishes. Make sure to save room a tantalizing selection of mouthwatering treats! Seating times: 12PM and 3PM. Adults $47, Children 12 & under $17. Reservations can be made by calling (262) 842-2000 or make your reservation at this link.

Tavern on 6th will be open regular business hours. Stop by and enjoy some seasonal cocktails when the family fun is over. Check their social media for any specials taking place on Thanksgiving Day.

Union Park Tavern will be open for normal hours on Thanksgiving, serving Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixings (check with business for time). At 8PM, the Rhythm Dogs Blues Jam takes place.


As always, reservations are recommended if not required. Contact individual restaurants and eateries for catering options, preorders, or questions. Offerings are subject to change.

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