ROCKFORD – If cooking, cleaning, and shopping for Thanksgiving sounds like a chore this year, eating out at a local restaurant might be your answer to a blissful holiday.
Here is a list of a few locally owned restaurants that will serve their own take on Thanksgiving dinner on Thursdays.
Greenfire Restaurant Bar & Bakery
Address: 6795 E. Riverside Blvd., Rockford
Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dinner: All natural, free-range, Amish roast turkey, gravy, sage filling, cranberry sauce, green bean casserole, garlic mashed potatoes, and apple or pumpkin pie.
Costs: $ 36 per person
Address: 7128 Spring Creek Road, Rockford
Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Dinner: Turkey or ham, filling, mashed potatoes, sauce, green beans, cranberry sauce, various types of bread and pumpkin pie.
Costs: $ 30.99 for adults, $ 14.99 for children 12 and under, and free for children under 4.
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Address: 7550 E. State St., Rockford
Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Dinner: Evening buffet with traditional Thanksgiving dishes such as roast turkey, mashed potatoes, sauce, beans or corn of your choice, bread rolls, buttercups and cranberry sauce. Brunch and breakfast options are also offered.
Costs: $ 39.99 for adults, $ 16.99 for children 6-12 years old, and free for children under 5 years old.
Address: 6445 E State St., Rockford
Hours: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Dinner: Roast turkey with fresh herbs, maple glazed ham, dressing, spiced yams, creamy mashed potatoes and golden cream sauce, buttered green beans, fresh broccoli florets with Monterey cheese topping, old-fashioned cranberry relish, pumpkin and pecan tart.
Costs: $ 26 for adults, $ 13.95 for children 6-12 years old, and free for children under 5 years old.
Shaquil Manigault: [email protected]; @RRstarShaquil