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What’s Open on Thanksgiving 2020 in Gainesville and Alachua County, FL

What is Open for Thanksgiving 2020?

Don’t stress this Thanksgiving, visit a local restaurant for your holiday meal. Here’s our list of what’s open for Thanksgiving in Gainesville and Alachua County, FL. Good thing you packed those stretchy pants. This blog will be updated through the holiday, please check back for any updates.

Covey Kitchen + Cocktails at Hotel ELEO – Reservations by Phone or OpenTable.com
1514 SW 14th St, Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 565-3336
Regular and Thanksgiving Menu
Open 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Complimentary Valet Parking

Cracker Barrel
4001 SW 43 St., Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 375-2424
Thanksgiving Dinner Menu
Open 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. 

Gators Den Sports Grill at Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel and Conference Center – Reservations Encouraged for Large Groups, Please Call. 
4200 NW 97th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32606
(352) 331-3336 x 635
Thanksgiving Meals with Sides, Seasonal Pie and Soft Drink. 
$17.95 per person
Open 12 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Exterior of Great Outdoors Restaurant in High Springs

The Great Outdoors Restaurant – Reservations Required, Please Call.
65 N Main St., High Springs, FL 32643
(386) 454-1288
Thanksgiving Menu with 5 Entrees and 5 Sides 
$29.99 per person, $1 per year for ages 12 and under
Open 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Haile Village Bistro – Reservations Required. Outside Seating Available.
5323 SW 91st Terr., Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 378-0721
Thanksgiving Buffet
$34.95 per person,  $17.50 children under 10 
Seatings at 12 p.m. and 3 p.m.

IHOP
3625 SW 13th St., Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 336-1839
Open Until 10 p.m.
Family Feast To-Go Meals

Metro Diner
2130 SW 34th St., Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 353-2889
Regular and Thanksgiving Menu
Open 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Mother’s Pub & Grill
1017 W University Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 378-8135
Thanksgiving Menu
Open 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Mi Apa Latin Café
114 SW 34th St., Gainesville, FL 32607
(352) 376-7020
Open 7 a.m. – 3 p.m., Dine-In, To-Go and Drive Thru
Thanksgiving Catering $129 for 10-12 people. Protein only $79.99.  Family Meal Packs from $31.99.
Order from miapalatincafe.com or by phone by November 24. 

Mildred’s Big City Food – Reservations Required, Limited Seating
3445 W University Ave., Gainesville, FL 32607
(352) 371-1711
3-Course Thanksgiving Menu $35-$55 depending on selections
Open 11:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Exterior window of Paramount Grill

Paramount Grill – Reservations Required, Please Call.
12 SW 1st Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 378-3398
3-Course Thanksgiving Menu
$70 per adult
Open 1 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Pomodoro’s Cafe – Reservations Suggested
9200 NW 39th Ave. #100, Gainesville, FL 32606
(352) 380-9886
Thanksgiving Menu, Family Packs Available To-Go
Open 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. 

Shula's Steakhouse Gainesville

Shula’s Steak House Gainesville at Hilton University of Florida Conference Center

Reservations Required, Please Call.
1714 SW 34th St., Gainesville, FL 32607
(352) 384-3460
Thanksgiving Menu $48.95 per person, $29.95 children ages 6-10
Open 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

This list of restaurants open for Thanksgiving will be updated as more details become available.

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