Whether you are bringing a dish, need a few holiday sides or wanting to dine out for Thanksgiving, Columbia SC has options for everyone. 

Midwood Smokehouse is ready to take the stress of holiday cooking off your plate by preparing the main dish – whole smoked turkeys! Or grab a boneless ham, beef brisket or Carolina chopped pork. Thanksgiving sides are also available ranging from gravy to mac and cheese, broccoli casserole and pepper jack cornbread. Orders must be placed by Nov. 17.

Another Thanksgiving meal to go can be found at Poogan’s Southern Kitchen with to-go items including prime rib, savory sides, pies and biscuits. Order by Nov. 19.

Spotted Salamander Café & Catering is ready to equip you with Southern favorites like cornbread dressing, butter beans, mashed potatoes, turkey and gravy and Grown-up Mac-N-Cheese. Pre-order and pick up on Nov. 21 and 22. Thanksgiving flat lay

For a vegan meal to take to the family dinner, stop by A Peace of Soul Vegan Kitchen for orders of Mac & “Cheese,” vegan collards and purple cabbage, candied yams, sweet and spicy “spareribs,” BBQ Drumstix and more. Order by Nov. 17 for pick up on Nov. 22.

If you want a complete change of scenery, visit one of these restaurants open on Thanksgiving. Halls Chophouse, Lizard’s Thicket, Hampton Street Vineyard, The Grand, Smoked, California Dreaming, Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse and Ratio Restaurant are open on Thanksgiving Day. 

For a more activities and Thanksgiving things to do in Columbia, check out our events calendar.