Cajun turkeys, creamed greens, and bourbon pecan pie – Thanksgiving in New Orleans is a feast like none other. Skip the cooking and place a takeout order from one of our beloved restaurants this November. Browse the list below, then sit back, relax, and let the turkey come to you. Whether you need a meal fit for a family of eight or just want a side or two, we’ve got you covered.

*Editor’s Note: You’ll want to place your orders well in advance and confirm the pickup date from the restaurant at the time of your order.

Photo courtesy of Link Restaurant Group

The Commissary 

Pre-order your Thanksgiving feast by November 18 for pickup on November 22 or 23. Enjoy brined turkey, glazed ham, traditional sides and desserts, and local specialties like crabmeat cheesecake bites and jalapeño duck poppers. Order here.

Pigéon Catering 

Local catering company Pigéon has Thanksgiving packages available for order through November 17. Enjoy the convenience of pick-up or opt for delivery by Wednesday, November 22. Call (504) 262-0412 to order.

Willa Jean 

Enjoy Thanksgiving sides like oyster dressing and green bean casserole from Willa Jean. Order through November 19 for November 21 or 22 pickup here.

Copeland’s of New Orleans 

Copeland’s offers its Thanksgiving Feast à la carte menu and convenient complete Thanksgiving Feast Packages to-go, featuring their famous Cajun fried turkey. Pre-orders are available now and will be ready for pickup between November 6-23 and require 48 hours advance notice. Order here.

La Boulangerie/ Cochon Butcher 

From the Link Restaurant Group, Thanksgiving catering is available at La Boulangerie and Cochon Butcher. From La Boulangerie, order breads, cake, pies, and tarts, and from Cochon order your meats. Some desserts are available at Cochon as well. Orders must be placed by November 19 and pickup is November 21 and 22.

Ayu Bakehouse 

From Ayu Bakehouse, pre-order pies, bread, and their signature “hot mallows,” the perfect addition to a mug of warm milk. Order here; the bakehouse is closed on Thanksgiving Day.

Windowsill Pies 

Order bourbon pecan pie, apple crumble pie, or gingerbread pumpkin tart from Windowsill Pies here. Orders are cut off when they run out so order now.

Café Reconcile

Choose from roasted turkey breast, butternut crawfish bisque, honey roasted pork loin, and more in this à la carte style menu from Café Reconcile. They’re available for orders now until sell out for pickup on November 22.

Central City BBQ

Brisket, smoked turkey, sweet corn spoonbread, and bacon mac and cheese are just a few of the offerings from Central City BBQ. Call 504-427-4335 to order for pickup on November 22.

Bywater American Bistro

Heat and eat Thanksgiving is back at Bywater American Bistro. At $55 per person, the package includes roasted turkey breast and leg, pommes puree and gravy, Brussels sprouts, spiced cranberry sauce, and pecan pie. Call (504) 605-3827 to order.

Commander’s Palace

Order your Thanksgiving feast from Commander’s Palace via Goldbelly. Options include pecan praline swirl bread pudding, smoked Tasso and andouille stuffing, gumbo, turkey, and more.

The Country Club

Feast without the fuss at The Country Club. Order your Thanksgiving meal to-go and pick it up the day before, which includes turkey, gravy, country dressing, mashed or sweet potatoes, Brussels sprouts or green beans, cranberry sauce, dinner rolls, pumpkin cheesecake, and easy to re-heat instructions. Order here.

Josephine Estelle

Enjoy a to-go Thanksgiving meal featuring bourbon pecan or pumpkin pie, roasted turkey, porchetta, and much more. Order here.