Wouldn’t you love a Thanksgiving feast at the beach without spending all the time preparing an amazing meal for family and friends? Well, it just so happens that you can! We’ve put together a list of some of the best places to have Thanksgiving dinner in Newport, and a few places that provide a packaged feast to take back to your home away from home. You’re sure to enjoy these offerings, but plan to make reservations as early as possible!
Georgie’s Beachside Grill
Georgie’s Beachfront Grill is located next to the Hallmark Resort and not only specializes in delicious northwest coast cuisine with an emphasis on seafood but also has one of the best Thanksgiving menus in town. Start your meal with a butternut squash bisque or harvest salad, followed by roasted turkey, juicy ham, or a custom cut of prime rib. Top it off with pecan pie or cheesecake! You’ll also love the breathtaking panoramic sights of the ocean below while you enjoy this special dinner. Georgie’s will serve dinner between 11 AM and 7 PM.
Overlooking the Yaquina Bay in Newport’s Historic Bayfront, Clearwater Restaurant provides top-notch coastal cuisine and an incredible Thanksgiving experience! Clearwater sources all of its menu items locally whenever possible and has gluten-free options available. Menu offerings include free-range organic turkey or honey-roasted ham with garlic mashed potatoes or vanilla-infused yams, and either green bean casserole or caramelized honey carrots. Finish it off with pumpkin or pecan pie! Clearwater will start serving dinner at 11 AM and walk-ins are welcome.
Sea Glass Bistro and Lounge
Tucked inside the Best Western Plus Agate Beach Inn, Sea Glass Bistro and Lounge combines superior coastal cuisine with stunning views and excellent service! Their delicious Thanksgiving dinner will feature roasted turkey with apple-sage stuffing, Yukon mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, cranberries, dinner rolls, and pumpkin cheesecake for dessert. Reservations are optional, and Sea Glass Bistro and Lounge will serve dinner between 2 PM-7 PM.
If you’ve spent any time on the coast, you probably already know that the Newport Café Superhero Squad is ready to serve you hearty portions of delicious food! In addition to great breakfast, lunch, and dinner selections, they’ll offer their first-rate Thanksgiving dinner menu again this year. Choose a succulent ham or turkey entre with either mashed or sweet potatoes and green bean casserole. With amazing home-style cooked meals, you’ll always be treated like family, and the restaurant is conveniently located right in the middle of town. Newport Café doesn’t take reservations and they’ll start serving Thanksgiving dinner at noon.
534 N Coast Hwy. (541) 574-6847 www.thenewportcafe.com
Known as one of the premier locations for seafood on the central Oregon Coast since 2005, Local Ocean will offer a special take-home Thanksgiving dinner. These DockBox kits will be available to order online and can be picked up the day before Thanksgiving. Visit the DockBox section of their website for more information and menu options.
213 SE Bay Blvd. (541) 574-7959
Chalet Restaurant and Bakery
Family owned and operated for the past 38 years, Chalet Restaurant and Bakery is providing a complete take-home Thanksgiving meal. Their prepared meal will include roasted turkey with stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, fresh yams, sourdough rolls, and pumpkin pie. Call or visit online for more information and to place your order.
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Only two seatings will be offered for this special Thanksgiving meal. Reservations are required. Call for more details.