Thanksgiving Dining and Take-Out in Hyde Park – 2023

Thanksgiving will be here before you know it – Thursday, November 23 to be exact – and there’s lots of dining and take-out options in Hyde Park if you’d prefer to enjoy the holiday with friends and family versus cooking the feast yourself.


Ascione Bistro

1500 E. 55th Street

Ascione Bistro has planned a three-course prix fixe dinner for $55 per person. First course options include your choice of butternut squash soup with pickled apples and goat cheese; a Mediterranean salad with arugula, cherry tomatoes, Kalamata olives, and cucumbers. The roast turkey main course includes your choice of two sides – honey-glazed carrots, green beans, sweet potatoes, and mashed potatoes. Third course options include pumpkin pie with whipped cream or chocolate cake with strawberries. You may dine in the restaurant starting at 12 p.m. with the last seating at 7:30 p.m. Or pick up your order to dine at home. Call 773-363-8161.



11th Annual Hyde Park Community Thanksgiving Day Meal – with Chicago Hyde Park Village & Augustana Lutheran Church

Join Chicago Hyde Park Village and Augustana Lutheran Church for their 11th Annual Community Thanksgiving Day Meal:

Thursday, November 23, 2023 from 12:30 – 3:00 p.m.
(Immediately following the Rockefeller Chapel Thanksgiving Day Service)
Augustana Lutheran Church of Hyde Park at 5500 South Woodlawn Avenue, Hyde Park
Click HERE for mandatory registration. Chicago Hyde Park Village will also deliver meals to homebound community members unable to attend in person.


Ja’ Grill

1510 E. Harper Court

Ja’ Grill is now taking orders for its 20-pound stuffed jerk turkey ($110), rum cake ($50), chocolate rum cake ($55), 750ml bottles of rum punch ($50), and overproof rum punch ($55). Click HERE to order via email. Orders can be picked up from the restaurant on Tuesday, November 21 or Wednesday, November 22.


Ja’ Grill’s Thanksgiving options


Truth Be Told – The Study Hotel at University of Chicago

1227 E. 60th Street

Let our chefs take care of Thanksgiving so you can spend more time with loved ones.  Order a traditional Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixings to enjoy from the comfort of your home. Pricing is $140 for 2 people, $255 for 4 people, and $360 for 6 people.  Order by November 21st. Click HERE  to order or call 872.315.1319.


Truth Be Told’s Thanksgiving package


1518 E. 53rd Street

A Hyde Park staple since 1921, Valois is offering their traditional Thanksgiving fixed-price meal from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, November 23. The meal includes your choice of turkey, roast beef, fish, chicken, or ham with a variety of sides. Meals are available to take out or dine at Valois.



1462 E. 53rd Street

Virtue is offering a complete Southern Thanksgiving feast for four people including 1/2 turkey, turkey gravy, mac & cheese, collard greens with smoked turkey broth, cranberry sauce, Parkerhouse rolls with honey butter, and a bourbon pecan pie. The cost is $289 plus taxes and fees. Pickups will be offered on Wednesday, November 22 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Cooked turkeys without sides are available for $145. To order Virtue’s Thanksgiving options, click HERE.


Virtue’s Thanksgiving Feast