5 restaurants open on Thanksgiving day in Birmingham, including Galley and Garden

Enjoy a Thanksgiving meal at Seasons 52 in Birmingham, AL. Photo via Seasons 52 on Facebook

Love Thanksgiving, but aren’t looking forward to all the food prep and clean up? Well guess what, you can make it easy on yourself this year, while still enjoying a delicious holiday meal, by going out to eat. Here are just a few of the restaurants that will be open on Thanksgiving Day in Birmingham.

Metro Diner

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Enjoy the In-Diner Holiday Feast at Metro Diner this Thanksgiving. Photo via Metro Diner

Craving a scrumptious holiday meal this Thanksgiving? For award-winning dishes and a family-friendly atmosphere, visit Metro Diner.

On this day of thanks, enjoy a holiday feast at Metro Diner. On the menu, you’ll have the choice of:

  • Baked ham with cherry sauce or roasted turkey with cranberry sauce
  • Mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, cornbread stuffing or homemade biscuit
  • Slice of pumpkin pie

Address: 180 Inverness Plaza, Birmingham, AL 35242; 1088 Montgomery Hwy., Vestavia, AL 35216; 2050 Gadsden Hwy., Birmingham, AL 35235
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 7AM-2:30PM
Price: $14.99

Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille

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Enjoy a Thanksgiving-inspired meal at Perry’s Steakhouse. Photo via Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille

Looking for a delicious meal in an elegant atmosphere this Thanksgiving? Consider Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille.

They’ll be offering a special holiday menu that features your choice of: 

  • Butternut squash soup or honey crisp apple salad with dried cherries, walnuts and maple syrup vinaigrette 
  • Roasted turkey breast with pan gravy and mashed potatoes, green bean almondines, sausage and sage, cornbread stuffing and cranberry relish

The full dinner menu is also available at regular price.

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Pumpkin cheesecake. Photo via Perry’s Steakhouse

Address: 4 Perimeter Park S., Birmingham, AL 35243
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 11AM-9PM
Price: $45 per person; Kids’ entree plate with sides available for $15; Pumpkin-spiced cheesecake – $8.

Galley and Garden

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A feast is upon us. Photo via Galley & Garden on Facebook

Galley and Garden will be giving thanks this November 28 by serving a three course Thanksgiving meal. And it is one menu you won’t want to miss. 

First Course (your choice of):

  • Molasses Carrot Soup
  • Roasted Butternut Squash Salad
  • Habersham Farms Seminole Pumpkin Risotto
  • Cornmeal Crusted Bayou La Batre Oysters

Second Course (your choice of):

  • Oven Roasted Natural Turkey
  • Grilled Faroe Island Salmon
  • Braised Black Angus Beef Short Ribs
  • Griddled Berkshire Ham

Dessert (your choice of):

  • Pumpkin Pie and Vanilla Ice Cream
  • Apple Cinnamon Bread Pudding
  • Dark Chocolate Cake
Discover Galley & Garden’s delicious drink menu. Photo via Galley & Garden on Facebook

You can also enjoy delicious drinks, such as: 

  • Featured wines
  • Mimosas
  • Bloody Marys
  • Signature cocktails

Address: 2220 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL 35205
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 10:30AM-4PM
Price: $60 per person
Reservations: 205.939.5551

Seasons 52

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Thanksgiving summed up in one photo. Photo via Seasons 52 on Facebook

Seasons 52 is gearing up for all things Thanksgiving this year with a delicious meal you won’t want to miss. Here’s what’s on the menu:

  • Roasted turkey
  • Mashed potatoes
  • Herb stuffing
  • Butternut squash mash
  • Cranberry sauce
  • Green beans
  • Turkey gravy
  • Pumpkin pie mini indulgence
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Also on the menu, you’ll find wine by the glass or bottle and cocktails.

Two featured cocktails will be:

  • Cranberry and Sage with Prairie Organic Gin, white cranberry and candied sage leaf
  • Apple Bourbon Infusion with apple-cinnamon infused Bulleit Bourbon, lemon and angostura bitters

Address: 245 Summit Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35243
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 11AM-10PM
Price: Adults – $29.95; Kids – $14

Grille 29

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Gather with Friends this Thanksgiving. Photo via Grille 29 on Facebook

For a yummy Thanksgiving-inspired meal in an enjoyable atmosphere, head to Grille 29 at Brookwood Village in Homewood.

On the menu you’ll find a variety of soups and salads, entrees, sides and desserts. There are also vegetarian options available and a special kid-friendly menu.

Here are a few items to choose from:


  • Herb roasted turkey
  • Honey-glazed ham
  • Prime rib


  • Butternut squash and carrot soup
  • Romaine salad
  • Pasta salad

Interested in the vegetarian options? Check it out:

  • Roasted cauliflower
  • Stuffed mushrooms
  • Corn fritter
  • Tofurky
  • Green beans
  • Roasted Brussel sprouts

The vegetarian menu is available upon request for $45.

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Pair your meal with a tasty cocktail. Photo via Grille 29 on Facebook

No Thanksgiving meal is complete without dessert, and Grille 29 is offering some pretty sweet treats, including:

  • Sweet potato pie
  • Cheesecake bites
  • Peach cobbler
  • Chocolate chip brownies

Grille 29 will also offer some popular Thanksgiving side dishes, such as:

  • Greenbean casserole
  • Cornbread stuffing
  • Candied yams

Address: 971 Brookwood Village, Birmingham, AL 35209
Thanksgiving Day Hours: 11AM-6PM
Price: $49 per person; $19 per child (12 and under)
Reservations: 205.783.1295

What other restaurants will be open around Birmingham on Thanksgiving Day? Let us know who we missed!