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Which restaurants are serving buffet meals for Thanksgiving 2011?

Mike Voorheis

Local restaurants offer Thanksgiving buffets and dinner plates.

Here is a list of some of the restaurants offering Thanksgiving buffets in our area. Some places recommend reservations, and others require reservations. It never hurts to call ahead, especially if you have a party of more than four.

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Blockade Runner Resort & Hotel, 275 Waynick Blvd., Wrightsville Beach [Map this], (910) 256-2251. Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Price: $45 adults; $16 (ages 6-12); $6 (5 and under). Reservations required.

Bluewater Grill, 4 Marina St., Wrightsville Beach [Map this], (910) 256-8500. Hours: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Price: $24.99 (adult); $11.99 (ages 6-12). Reservations recommended.

Carolina Barbecue, 2703 N. College Road, Wilmington [Map this], (910) 392-1955. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. $8.99 (adult), $8.49 (seniors), $3.99 (ages 3-10).

Carolina Barbecue, 1602 S. College Road, Wilmington [Map this], (910) 799-3464 . 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. $8.99 (adult), $8.49 (seniors), $3.99 (ages 3-10).

Casey’s Buffet, Barbecue & Home Cookin’, 5559 Oleander Drive, Wilmington [Map this], (910) 798-2913. Hours: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Price: $10.39 (adults); $9.35 (seniors); $5.19 (kids 4-12).

Derbsters, 10101 Beach Drive SW, Calabash [Map this], (910) 579-6228. Hours: Noon to 7 p.m. Price: $15.95 adults; $6.95 (12 and under).

Eddie Romanelli’s, 503 Olde Waterford Way, Leland [Map this], (910) 383-1885. Hours: Noon to 7 p.m. Price: $14.99 (adults), $6.99 (ages 6-12). Reservations recommended.

Golden Corral, 5211 S. College Road, Wilmington [Map this], (910) 392-7777. Hours: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Price: $11.49, $10.99 (seniors), $4.19-$6.19 (kids).

Golden Corral, 5130 New Centre Drive, Wilmington [Map this], (910) 392-1984. Hours: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Price: $11.59, $11.09 (seniors), $3.99-$5.99 (kids).

Innovations at the Hilton Wilmington Riverside, 301 N. Water St., Wilmington [Map this], (910) 763-5900. Hours: Noon and 2:30 p.m. seatings. Price: $29.95 adults; $19.95 (seniors); $9.95 (kids). Reservations required.

Oceans at The Holiday Inn Sunspree Resort, 1706 N. Lumina Ave., Wrightsville Beach [Map this], (910) 256-2231. Hours: Seatings at 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Price: $38.95 (adults); $18.95 (ages 7-12). Reservations required.

Some restaurants offer the traditional turkey and stuffing as a plate instead of a buffet.


Atlantic Seafood & Steak, 5059 Southport-Supply Road SE, Southport [Map this], (910) 457-4477. Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Price: Thanksgiving plate $9.95.

K&W Cafeteria, 3501 Oleander Drive, Wilmington [Map this], (910) 762-7011. Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Price: Thanksgiving plate, $6.99.

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4 Responses to “ Which restaurants are serving buffet meals for Thanksgiving 2011?”

  1. On November 16, 2011 at 12:33 pm Judy Royal wrote:

    Other places open on Thanksgiving Day are Fat Tony’s (both locations), Front Street Brewery, Pilot House and Ruth’s Chris.

  2. On November 21, 2011 at 3:24 pm Judy Royal wrote:

    I’ve also heard that IHOP will be open as well as Hoplite and Harbor Masters, both in Carolina Beach.

  3. On November 22, 2011 at 1:03 am Sharon wrote:

    The Bridge Tender Restaurant – the menu for Thanksgiving looks yummy! Thanksgiving Menu ~
    Appetizer ~ Crab Dip served with Garlic Toast Points
    Soup or Salad ~ Classic New England Clam Chowder
    or Gorgonzola Walnut Salad
    Entrees ~ All Entrees are served with Traditional Stuffing, Corn Pudding, Fresh Rolls and your choice of Potato and Vegetable.
    Oven Roasted Turkey or Honey Ham or Certified Angus Beef Prime Rib – add $5
    Haricot Verts or Baby Glazed Carrots
    Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes or Candied Yams
    Dessert ~ A Cinnamon and White Chocolate Bread Pudding and Homemade Pumpkin Cheesecake

  4. On November 17, 2015 at 9:09 am Liz wrote:

    Blockade Runner runs out of food every year, better be the first in line.

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