Your Guide to Thanksgiving in Union Square

Turkey Cupcakes from Whole Foods Market Union Square

Thanksgiving is finally upon us! Here are delicious options for celebrating the holiday in Union Square.

For those who cook:
Union Square Greenmarket
Today is the last day of the Union Square Greenmarket before the big holiday! Stock up on fresh and local food. The Greenmarket has several great, local vendors offering Turkeys, and for a complete guide to which are still taking orders, see the Greenmarket’s comprehensive turkey buying guide.

For everyone else:
As New Yorkers, we know your kitchen is really tiny and your oven may or may not be storing some of your clothes. Luckily for you, you live in the greatest City in the world for prepared food, and Union Square is at the heart of it all.

See restaurants after the jump…

250 Park Avenue South [Google Map]
Barbounia is offering Thanksgiving specials that include Roasted Butternut Square Ravioli, Roasted Free Range Turkey, and Pumpkin Cheesecake. See the complete holiday menu here. Barbounia’s holiday menu is a-la-carte.

BLT Prime
111 East 22nd Street [Google Map]
BLT Prime’s special Thanksgiving menu includes Chestnut and Celery Root Soup, Dry Aged Roasted Prime Rib, and Cranberry Spiced Bread Pudding. View BLT Prime’s full menu here.

2 Lexington Avenue [Google Map]
Mailialino is offering a special Winter Truffle Pasta Tasting Menu. The menu includes four courses of pasta topped with freshly shaved white truffles, plus dessert. View menu here. The tasting menu is $200/person.

City Crab
235 Park Avenue South [Google Map]
City Crab is offering a 4-course traditional turkey dinner, complete with Pumpkin Ravioli, Mashed Potatoes and Apple Cobble Pie. See the full menu here. City Crab’s 4-course dinner is $40/person.

27 West 24th Street [Google Map]
Junoon offers a modern, Indian-inspired take on traditional Thanksgiving. Their special Thanksgiving menu includes Cranberry Turkey Tickka served around cauliflower and mashed potatoes. For regulars, don’t fret, their regular menu is also available. Thanksgiving tasting menu is $65/person. View full menu.

Lillie’s Victorian Establishment
13 East 17th Street [Google Map]
Lillies will be offering special menu from 12:00 PM – 9:00 PM that includes House Cured Salmon, 1834 Hickory Smoked Turkey, and Warm Chocolate Fondant. View the complete menu. Prix Fixe Thanksgiving menu is $39/person.

Rosa Mexicano Union Square
9 East 18th Street [Google Map]
This year, Rosa Mexicano in Union Square is offering a special menu that includes Slow-Roasted Yucatan Turkey and Steamed Halibut. The menu also includes Pumpkin Crème Brûlée for dessert and specialty cocktails. Prix Fixe Thanksgiving menu is $42/person. View full menu.

Whole Foods Market
4 Union Square East [Google Map]
Whole Foods offers a wide array of dinner specials for any assortment of guests this holiday. For those who chose to cook themselves, Whole Foods has local Turkeys and recipes that will help you make the perfect holiday. Order online now.