Posted on 11/9/2022 by Jessie Jacob

Thanksgiving In Charleston


Thanksgiving is just a few weeks away, but it's not too late to make new plans! The holidays can be a stressful time, from figuring out who's going to host, to keeping everyone busy, to coordinating dinner plans. Luckily, there are options here in Charleston to make your Thanksgiving stress-free! This week we're featuring restaurants and local businesses that are offering dine-in as well as to-go options so that you can enjoy Charleston's cuisine from the comfort of your private beach rental!

InDoor dining
  • 17 Broad Street, Charleston, SC
  • (843) 722-4220

Oak Steakhouse's annual Thanksgiving dinner takes place from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. (reservations are required and limited, accommodating up to eight guests). The three-course meal will include soup or salad, turkey with trimmings, and pecan or pumpkin pie. Oak favorites will also be available a la carte alongside seasonally inspired specials.

Price: $64+ per person

  • 843-886-2218
  • 5757 Palm Blvd. Isle of Palms, SC

For those staying in Wild Dunes, you can stay within the resort gates and still enjoy a Thanksgiving meal! The Sweetgrass Inn will be hosting a buffet.

Price: Varies by accommodation

  • 434 King St. Charleston, SC 29403
  • (843) 727-0090
  • Thanksgiving Hours: 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Bar opens at noon

Nothing says 'fancy dinner in Charleston' like Halls Chop House. This crowd favorite is offering a special Thanksgiving menu in addition to its full menu! Not only can you indulge on Southern fried turkey without having to put in any of the effort required to make it yourself, but Halls is also offering a 'Plan Ahead for Your Cravings Later: Thanksgiving Sandwich' for any turkey enthusiast to take home and enjoy the next day.

Price: $46+ per person

To-Go options
  • 843-886-2218

  • 5757 Palm Blvd. Isle of Palms, SC

  • Order Deadline: Nov. 18

Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving meal prepared by the chefs at Wild Dunes resort! Delivery right to your home (for orders not containing alcohol) is available for those staying within the Wild Dunes community.

Pricing starts at $400 for a full meal feeding up to 10 people.

  • 843-856-4246
  • 18 Resolute Ln. Mt. Pleasant, SC
  • Order Deadline: Nov. 19

Whether you are in the market for a take-and-bake casserole or traditional Thanksgiving sides, Square Onion has an extensive list of to-go items on its Thanksgiving menu this year.

Price: Most menu items have size options, but overall, prices range from $7 for a half pint of homemade cranberry sauce to $84 for a large Sausage Cheddar Breakfast Casserole.

  • 5 Faber Street, Charleston, SC
  • 843-242-3185

Hall's Management Group offers a traditional Thanksgiving menu (with a choice of turkey or ham), with add-on options like lobster mac n' cheese, various desserts, and wine pairings.

Price: $235 for 4 servings, $495 for 8 servings, with add-on options available

  • 215 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant, SC
  • 843-725-4035
  • Order deadline: Nov. 19

Hamby Catering offers multiple packages to choose from, feeding anywhere from 4-8 guests. They also offer a la carte options (many of which are gluten-free and/or vegan) if you don't need the whole meal!

Price: $49-269 depending on the selected package. A la carte prices vary.

  • Locations in Sullivan's Island, Downtown Charleston, and West Ashley
  • 833-444-7427

Home Team BBQ offers some traditional favorites like turkey and smoked ham, but you can also order Home Team classics like brisket or ribs!

Price: $158 for 4-6 people, other a la carte options are available.

Choose a full Thanksgiving meal or build your own from a wide selection of a la carte options. Whichever option you choose, your guests are sure to be satisfied (save me some brioche stuffing)!

  • 1622 Highland Ave, Charleston, SC
  • (843) 790-0838
  • Order Deadline: Nov. 14

With Martin's BBQ Joint you can choose from small or large catering packages, as well as order individual items like brisket and ribs. Plus, they are giving back to the community by donating $5 from every Thanksgiving meal (small gatherings & large feasts) to local charities dedicated to fighting hunger.

Price: $115 for 4-6 people, $220 for 12-15 people, additional a la carte options available

  • 701 East Bay Street, Charleston, SC
  • (843) 793-2636
  • Order Deadline: Nov. 19

Compliment your family's famous turkey recipe with mouthwatering sides like whipped sweet potatoes and cornbread stuffing. 

Price: Sides are $30 each and feed 6-8 guests.

  • 12 Cumberland St., Charleston, SC
  • (843) 577-2337

Poogan's Porch has all items available individually. Meats like turkey and short rib are priced by the pound, while sides are priced by small, medium, and large quantities. Items are served cold with reheating instructions.

Price: varies based on items and quantity.

* Also available for indoor dining! $65 per person, prix fixe menu.

Still need to find your rental for Thanksgiving? We still have availability! Don't wait too long though--homes and condos are booking quickly!!

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