Do you have plans for Thanksgiving Dinner? If not, you might want to start making reservations fast. For example, the folks at Hickory Bridge Farms are hosting an early Thanksgiving Dinner, today, Nov. 23.
Because Thanksgiving is the restaurant’s most popular holiday, from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. all day today, Hickory Bridge Farms is featuring a fantastic Thanksgiving with all the trimmings. Select from roasted turkey, baked ham, and crab imperial as main course entrees. This affair is by reservation only, via telephone. For more information, contact 717-642-5261. View Hickory Bridge Bed and Breakfast’s website at www.hickorybridgefarm.com.
The Fairfield Inn is holding a special reservation Thanksgiving Day feast on Nov. 27, between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. This Thanksgiving meal will include a soup of butternut squash apple bisque, a house salad, and an entrée trio of roasted turkey, honey glazed spiral ham, and fried oysters. Meals are also served with homemade mashed and sweet potatoes, stuffing, cranberry orange relish, and green bean casserole. For dessert, you get to choose from Colonial pumpkin pie, ol’fashioned apple pie, or fruits of forest pie (five fruit blend of raspberries, strawberries, blackberries, rhubarb, and apple). Dessert is served with fresh brewed coffee and tea. The cost for Fairfield’s Thanksgiving Dinner is $28 per person, and $9 for children 5 to 12. To make reservations, call 717-642-5410. To read more about Fairfield Inn and upcoming events, go to www.thefairfieldinn.com.
Don’t forget about Gettysburg’s premier Thanksgiving brunch hotspot at the Inn at Herr Ridge. From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Nov. 27, you can enjoy a bountiful Thanksgiving buffet of award-winning food and a selection of over 5,550 bottles of wine. The cost to attend is $29.95 for adults and $12 for children ages 6 to 12. Making a reservation is strongly encouraged if you hope to secure a spot to attend this event. To make a reservation, call 717-334-4332. To see a full menu listing and to learn more about the Inn at Herr Ridge, visit www.innatherrridge.com.
Numerous other area restaurants will be open for business on Thanksgiving Day as well. Some other popular places you might want to check out include: Sidney at Willoughby Run, which will have a Thanksgiving buffet from noon to 3 p.m. at a cost of $40 a person ($19 for children 12 and under); One Lincoln, which will be open during regular dining hours on Thanksgiving Day, General Pickett’s; Gettysburg Eddie’s, and many other area restaurants. Nearby locals you may want to try also include the Atrium 1844 Country House, in Taneytown, MD, which will present a six-course Thanksgiving dinner; the Dutch’s Daughter, in Frederick, MD, which will host a Thanksgiving Buffet, and numerous others. Be sure to look around at area restaurants and schedule any needed reservations well in advance.