Giving Thanks 2

With Friends and Family

When celebrating Thanksgiving with near and dear this year, choose one of your local businesses to support for the holidays. Here are some of our area favorites to get you started with making plans to enjoy a lovely fall day with friends and family!

(All events occur November 23 unless otherwise noted)

Brunch at the Turf Club

Experience a day of live racing, libations and fine dining from this exclusive venue. $100 per person dining package includes club admission and table for the race day, three-course brunch and bottomless Del Marys, mimosas or champagne. Make it an extra special day by coming early to the Del Mar Family Mile Fun Run benefiting the Helen Woodward Animal Center. Dress code enforced. Festivities begin 11 a.m.

Dinner at L’Auberge Del Mar

Featuring traditional and not so traditional dishes. Enjoy the fall flavors of Blue Hubbard Squash Bisque, traditional Roast Heritage Turkey and Beef Tenderloin, each with their own L’Auberge Del Mar flair. This will be a Thanksgiving to remember. Cost is $89 per person and $25 for children under 12. Seating at 2 p.m., 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Dinner at Addison Del Mar

Savor Relais & Châteaux Grand Chef William Bradley’s eight-course tasting menu, featuring a selection of Thanksgiving-inspired dishes. $235 per person and wine pairings are $200 supplement. Available 5 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Buffet at The Inn at 
Rancho Santa Fe

A Tribute Portfolio Resort and Spa property, their buffet spread includes free-range turkey breast, Scottish salmon and a range of vegetarian options, along with a seafood display, garden offerings, carving station and desserts. $95 per person, children 12 and under for $35. Children 3 and under dine free. Available 11 a.m.- 8p.m.

Feast at Pacifica Del Mar

The ocean view restaurant is a holiday favorite amongst families. Join them for a special three-course menu, and choose from a variety of holiday classics, like Free Range Roasted Turkey, Prime Rib and more. Open 12 p.m. – 9 p.m. The menu is $49 per person for those who choose turkey as an entrée and $59 per person for those who choose any other entrée. Kids menu available.

Dinner at Hotel Del Coronado

The Del’s exquisite dinner in the oceanfront Ballroom or iconic Crown Room features an elegant buffet – a lavish feast with all of the trimmings and live musical entertainment. The resort’s holiday programs will also kick off on Thanksgiving weekend. Crown Room Dinner costs $140 for adults and Ballroom Dinner costs $125 for adults. Both dinners are $50 for children ages 6-10 and children under 5 dine complimentary.