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What’s Open on Thanksgiving 2022 in Gainesville and Alachua County, FL

What is Open for Thanksgiving 2022?

Don’t stress about where to eat or gather this Thanksgiving, visit a local restaurant for your holiday meal. The Visit Gainesville, Alachua County team has done the hard work for you. Explore our list of what’s open for Thanksgiving in Gainesville and Alachua County, FL and make a reservation for your family or grab a holiday meal to-go.

This blog will be updated through the holiday, please check back for any updates.

1906 Farmhouse Restaurant
Reservations required, please call.
25404 W Newberry Rd., Newberry 32669
(352) 660-3500
Thanksgiving Menu
Open 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day

Cracker Barrel
4001 SW 43 St., Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 375-2424
Thanksgiving dinner menu & kids menu
Open 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day

covey kitchen and cocktails

Covey Kitchen + Cocktails at Hotel ELEO
Reservations are required by phone or OpenTable.com
1514 SW 14th St, Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 565-3336
Turkey dinner and other choices
Open 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day

Brother Cookie
401 NE 23rd Ave., Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 554-4069
Open 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day for pre-order pickup only
Gourmet cookie pre-orders online for pickup on Thanksgiving Day

Haile Village Bistro
Reservations required. Outside seating available.
5323 SW 91st Terr., Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 378-0721
Thanksgiving dinner, $27.99 per adult, $13.99 children for children
Seatings at 12 p.m. and 3 p.m.

IHOP
3625 SW 13th St., Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 336-1839
Open Thanksgiving Day
Regular menu

Los Pollos Rotisserie and Grill
2410 NW 43rd St., Gainesville, FL 32606
(352) 225-3231
Regular Menu
Open 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day

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

Mother’s Pub & Grill North
5109 NW 39th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32606
(352) 727-4722
Regular and Full Thanksgiving menu
Open 12 p.m. – 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day

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

Paramount Grill
Call for reservations, or visit Paramount Grill online
12 SW 1st Ave., Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 378-3398
3-course Thanksgiving menu
Open 1 p.m – 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day

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. on Thanksgiving Day

Prime & Pearl
Reservations suggested
4949 Celebration Pointe Ave., Suite 70, Gainesville, FL 32608
352-554-6276
Thanksgiving menu
Open 2 p.m. – 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day

The Great Outdoors Restaurant
Reservations required, please call.
65 N Main St., High Springs, FL 32643
(386) 454-1288
Thanksgiving buffet
Open 12 p.m. – 3:30 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 dinner
Open 3 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day

Spurrier’s Gridiron Grille
Online reservations
4860 Steve Spurrier Way, Gainesville, FL 32608
(352) 500-4422
The day before Thanksgiving buffet, $45 per person, $20 per child under 12
Open 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23

Uppercrust
4118 NW 16th Blvd., Gainesville, FL 32605
(352) 376-7187
Holiday menu available in-store Monday, November 21 – Wednesday, November 23

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

Find things to do and Thanksgiving events in Gainesville and Alachua County in the What’s Good event guide.

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