Your Guide to a Memphis Thanksgiving and Black Friday Shopping

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, which means it’s time to start shopping for the winter holidays soon after. We want to help make this holiday season easier for you by putting together this handy guide of places to support around the 901 for a Thanksgiving dinner and your gift shopping. Here is your comprehensive guide for this November’s festivities.

Take-Home Thanksgiving Dinners

Leave all the stress and prep work of cooking behind when you buy one of these take-home dinners from classic Memphis restaurants. Not only will your Thanksgiving be more relaxed, but these dishes offer quintessential Southern flavors that the whole family can appreciate.

Buster’s Butcher

Buster’s Butcher is offering roasted turkeys, smoked turkeys, and brined turkeys, as well as a variety of classic sides like cranberry salad and mac and cheese. Visit their website or call to place your order before their Nov. 17 order deadline.

Capital Grille

Enjoy roasted turkey, brioche stuffing, mashed potatoes, and more from the comfort of your home with this take-home meal from Capital Grille. Pre-order by Nov. 21.

Chef Tam’s Underground Café

Chef Tam’s Underground Café is offering cajun-fried turkeys, pineapple-upside down ham, brown sugar ham, and oxtails this November for pick-up. You can also grab your favorite sides and desserts to complete your Thanksgiving meal. Their order deadline is Nov. 17.


Grab hickory-smoked whole turkeys and honey-glazed spiral-sliced hams, along with classic casseroles and sides for your dinner. Place your order ASAP before they sell out!

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Cordelia’s Market

This shop in Harbor Town offers a Thanksgiving Box for Two and a wide selection of sides and desserts from popular local vendors like Muddy’s Bake Shop. The order deadline is Nov. 16.

Curb Side Casseroles

Curb Side has a wide selection of sides and dishes to complete your Thanksgiving meal, from cornbread dressing to sweet corn pudding. And since these meals are frozen, you can buy them ahead of time and save them for the big day.

The Grecian Gourmet

If you’re looking for a nontraditional Thanksgiving meal, then try Grecian Gourmet. You get classic Greek dishes or vegetarian options. You can even buy “The Full Feast” which lets you customize your menu with entrees, sides, and a dessert.

The Four Way

Choose from two turkey packages with sides like macaroni and cheese and gravy. You can also snag your favorite desserts and pies here for a post-dinner treat. Just order by Nov. 18.

Hog Wild

Get smoked spiral-sliced hams, smoked whole turkeys, and more from Hog Wild this season. You can also order traditional side items and desserts, such as cobblers and pies. Place your order by Nov. 17.

Katie’s Kitchen

Grab your Thanksgiving dinner essentials AND a Black Friday brunch from Katie’s Kitchen. The deadline for these take-home dinners is on Nov. 17.

One & Only BBQ

Stock up on your turkey, ham, dressing, and desserts from this classic barbecue joint. You can also grab Thanksgiving box lunches and buffets for those larger parties. Order yours with at least 24 hours’ notice.

Turkey Meal

Seasons 52

Bring home a taste of Seasons 52 with their Thanksgiving box that can feed between four to six people. It has a roasted turkey, gravy, green beans, mini pumpkin pies, and more. Reserve yours by Nov. 20.

The Peabody Memphis

The Peabody is offering a fully-cooked Thanksgiving dinner, ready to heat and serve. It includes a whole 12-pound turkey, several sides, and dessert for four people. Place your order online by Nov. 16.

Riko’s Kickin Chicken

Riko’s Kickin Chicken is offering a 14- to 16-pound turkey in your favorite hot wings flavor. The deadline to order is Nov. 18.

The Cupboard Restaurant

Get spiral-sliced hams, whole roast turkeys, and a gallon of your favorite classic sides at this restaurant. Their order deadline is Nov. 19.

Small Businesses with Black Friday Deals

Support local small businesses this Black Friday when you shop at these Memphis stores. And be sure to follow their social media accounts to see what deals they’ll be offering this season!

Misc. Gifts

Home Goods 


Kids’ Clothing
London and York
Spoiled Sweet Boutique
Southern Lace Boutique
Cotton Tails Inc.
Porcelain Bunny


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