Thanksgiving Dining 2012

As the temperature drops and leaves begin to fall, the stress of the holidays begins to rise – epically for the cooks in the family. This Thanksgiving, leave the preparation to the professional chefs here in Reno Tahoe USA and focus on what’s really important during the holidays – spending time with the people you love.


Atlantis Casino Resort Spa

Enjoy a delightful Thanksgiving feast at any of the restaurants or a spectacular all-you-can-eat Holiday Buffet in the Grand Ballroom.  From a champagne brunch at Toucan Charlie’s Buffet & Grille, to prix fixe menus at Atlantis Steakhouse and Bistro Napa, Atlantis will cater to all of your dining desires.

Silver Legacy Resort Casino

Whether your family wants to sit down for a fine dining affair or a casual feast, Silver Legacy has you covered with special Thanksgiving menus.

Sterling’s Seafood Steakhouse

Experience true holiday elegance and enjoy a decadent 3-course meal, featuring a traditional main course of Thanksgiving Turkey, mashed potatoes, yams, vegetables and homemade cranberry sauce. Beginning at 4 pm. $46 plus tax. Reservations recommended.

Silver Baron Ballroom and Flavors! the Buffet

Indulge in the holiday classics and non-traditional favorites at Silver Legacy’s two buffets. The Silver Baron Ballroom, 3 – 9 pm, is serving up everything from honey mustard glazed ham, to Asian roasted duck, while Flavors! the Buffett, 11 am – 10 pm, presents herb rubbed garlic roast chicken, Kobe style ribs and a holiday salad bar – among other delicious choices. Each buffet is $20.49 for adults and $9.99 for children ages 6-12.

Café Sedona

Café Sedona is keeping it simple with butternut squash bisque, honey sweet potatoes and turkey with apple sage dressing. And don’t forget the pumpkin pie for dessert. Open 24 hours a day.

Eldorado Hotel Casino

Whether it’s a romantic dinner for two or a joyous family affair, from traditional dishes to dinners that put a new spin on old favorites, the Eldorado has it with four distinctive menus presented by four of the Eldorado’s award-winning restaurants.

The Buffet

For a bountiful all-you-can eat feast, The Buffet is serving up roast turkey, prime rib, rosemary leg of lamb, crab legs, butternut squash ravioli with sage butter and much more. Beginning at 11:30 am. $24.99 for adults, $11.99 for children ages 2-11.


In additional to their regular menu, chef Jakon Tolhurst will present a special three-course Thanksgiving dinner, with a main course of slow roasted honey ham or oven roasted Diestel turkey with brioche stuffing, rosted grlic mashed potatoes and gravy and cranberry-citrus compote.

Served from 4 pm – 9 pm. $35.00 per person.

The Prime Rib Grill

The chefs at The Prime Rib Grill have put together a delicious holiday menu of fresh roasted turkey carved to order with apple dressing, creamy mashed potatoes, roasted yams and sautéed Brussels sprouts. Beginning at 4 pm. $22.95 per person.

Trivoli Gardens

Bring the family together for butternut squash soup with pomegranate syrup, roasted turkey with giblet Port gravy, creamy buttermilk potatoes, Italian green beans and cranberry apple chutney. Served from 11:00 am – 11:00 pm. $16.95 per person.

Peppermill Resort Spa Casino

Join the Peppermill for a variety of Thanksgiving dining celebrations. With an abundance of options, there’s something to suit any palate.

Thanksgiving Harvest Buffet at Biscotti’s

AtlantisFor a holiday dinner full of selections, treat your family to the Thanksgiving Harvest, complete with carved herb crusted breast of turkey and classic sides such as sweet yams.

Served from 11 am – 9 pm. $33.95 for adults, $15.95 for children ages 4 -11.

The Island Buffet

Stray away from the ordinary and discover the chilled seafood bar of shrimp, crab and oysters, as well as the carving station with all the Thanksgiving staples, including turkey, mashed potatoes and candied yams at. Served from 11 am – 9 pm. $24.99 for adults, $12.99 for children ages 4 -11.

Café Milano

Café Milano offers a hearty menu of roast Tom turkey with apple sage dressing and giblet gravy with mashed potatoes, and pumpkin pie for dessert. Served from11 am – 8 pm. $18.95 per guest.

Bimini Steak House

In addition to the regular menu, enjoy a four-course dinner featuring roasted turkey or parmesan crusted leg lamb, with pumpkin cheesecake or traditional cheesecake for dessert. Served from 3 pm – 9 pm. $35.95 per guest, $49.95 with wine parings.


Offering a Thanksgiving twist, Oceano presents roasted prime rib of beef with all the trimmings, as well a classic turkey dinner for those who like to stick to tradition. Served from 11:30 am – 9 pm. $29.95 per guest, $39.95 with wine parings.

Romanza Ristorante

Delight your taste buds with roasted Tom turkey, Italian sausage and apple sage dressing, orange glazed yams and pumpkin cannoli for dessert. Served from 3 pm – 9 pm. $35.95 per guest, $49.95 with wine pairings.

Western Village

Pancho & Willies

Along with authentic Mexican cuisine, seafood and steak, Pancho & Willies is also offering roasted turkey with mashed potatoes, sweet yams and pumpkin cheesecake. Served from 4 pm – 9 pm. $12.95 per guest.

Western Village Steakhouse

You’re sure to be thankful for the menu at the Western Village Steakhouse, featuring herb and cirrus roasted turkey with cornbread, bacon, leek and mushroom stuffing. Top it all off with apple cheesecake or pumpkin break for dessert. Served from 4 pm – 9 pm. $19.95 per guest, $29.95 with wine parings.

Grand Sierra Resort and Casino

The Grand Sierra Resort and Casino has your taste buds covered with enticing special menus at Charlie Palmer Steak House, Briscola, Café Sierra and Elements Buffet. Enjoy holiday favorites including a turkey dinner, butternut squash bisque, sweet potato soufflé, pumpkin pie and more. With so many delicious options, the turkey won’t be the only thing that’s stuffed this Thanksgiving.

John Ascuaga’s Nugget

Show your family how thankful you are for them by treating everybody to Thanksgiving dinner at the Nugget. With divine special menus at five restaurants, plus the Holiday Buffet in the Rose Ballroom, this will be a Thanksgiving your family will remember for years to come.

For more great dining options in Reno, whether it’s Thanksgiving or any other time of the year, please visit our dining page.