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Thanksgiving on Martha's Vineyard

thanksgiving on invites you to come celebrate Thanksgiving on Martha's Vineyard.  You'll find many of our finest restaurants open and offering both classic and inventive takes on Thanksgiving dinner. Come and enjoy this holiday with us.  Friends, family and a holiday feast you won't soon forget are waiting to welcome you. Happy Thanksgiving to all!

Thanksgiving Dinner

You can eat in or take out at the Atlantic Fish and Chop House. If you opt for the latter, order by Nov. 20.

Chef Michael Brisson hosts a traditional Thanksgiving dinner at l'etoile.  Choice of two soups, two appetizers, three entrees and three desserts.  $68-$82/pp.

The Harbor View Hotel hosts its annual Thanksgiving Buffet at Water Street restaurant. Raw bar, cheese platter, carving station with choice of turkey or beef entree, hot & cold appetizers and side dishes and, of course, desserts. Fresh pressed apple cider station. $48/pp; children 4-12yrs. $24.  Reservations, please. View Menu

Oak Bluffs
Eat in or take out at Mediterranean Restaurant. Traditional Thanksgiving dinner and dessert served buffet style.  Two seatings: 1:30-2:30 and 5:30-6:30; reservations required.  $35/pp; 12 and under $15; take out $20.  Oven roasted turkey, traditional side-dishes and cakes, crisps and pies.

Vineyard Haven
Eat home without the hassle:  The Black Dog is taking orders for holiday dinner until November 20th for pick up between 11:30 - 2 pm on Thanksgiving Day. View Menu

Zephrus Restaurantoffers its traditional take on Thanksgiving dinner with 4-courses-three choices per course-for $38, $18 for children. Seatings between 1-5 pm. Entrees include turkey, ham and vegetarian stuffed and roasted squash.  Three day stay at the Mansion House Inn includes free dinner (booking by Nov. 8). View Menu

Pies to Go

Scottish Bakehouse (508-693-6633)
What: Apple, apple-cranberry, blueberry, peach-blackberry, raspberry, cherry, pumpkin and pecan; shortbread crust
When: Pie orders will be taken until Wednesday, Nov. 25
$$$$: 9-inch pies priced at $19 except pecan, $22.
Pick-up/purchase: Until 11 am on Thanksgiving Day
Last Minute Shopping: Yes

Cakes by Liz (508-696-8444)
What: 9-inch apple, apple-cranberry crumb, chocolate bourbon pecan, pecan and pumpkin pies ($16-$18). Also white chocolate pumpkin cheesecake ($38-$50) and  apple sour cream pie ($22).
When: Order by 12 noon on Monday prior to Thanksgiving.  May be picked-up at Humphrey's.
$$$: $16-$50
Last Minute Shopping: No

Halloween & Thanksgiving Martha's Vineyard

Halloween & Thanksgiving Martha's Vineyard

Halloween & Thanksgiving Martha's Vineyard

Halloween & Thanksgiving Martha's Vineyard 

Black Dog
What: Deep-dish 9-inch pies-pumpkin, pecan, blueberry lattice, apple double crust or crumb.
When: Order by Sunday, Nov 15
$$$$: All pies are $15.95 with the exception of special orders.
Pick-up/purchase: Tues. Nov. 24 (pumpkin pies available 11/24 only) or Wed Nov. 25.
Last Minute Shopping: Yes on Wednesday Nov. 25th

Espresso Love
What: pumpkin, pecan and coffee-toffee pecan, apple and ginger spice cranberry-apple streusel,  9-inch pies; butter-rich crust, hand-cut seasonal fruits. 
When: Order by Monday, Nov 23
$$$$: All pies are $15
Pick-up/purchase: Noon on Thanksgiving Day
Last Minute Shopping: Yes

Morning Glory Farm
Pumpkin, apple-cranberry, blueberry-cranberry harvest, pecan and apple-blueberry
Order by Tues 11/24
14.95; except pecan $15.95
after 2 pm on Wed 11/25
Last Minute Shopping: Yes

Pies also available from Eileen Blake Pies (508-693-0528) and the new Rickard's Bakery outlet (508-693-2955) and Tisbury Farm Market (508-693-2223).

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