5 Best Thanksgiving Dinners in Hong Kong

This year, Thanksgiving falls on 22 November 2012 and with Christmas right around the corner, it’s time to get an early start on all things festive. Here are five of the best gourmet Thanksgiving dinners Hong Kong has to offer.

Dining out

Four-course extravaganza at Strip House by Harlan Goldstein

Celebrating the months of Halloween and Thanksgiving in Hong Kong, Strip House by Harlan Goldstein has the ultimate menu priced at HK$588 per person for four courses.

Sit back and enjoy the jazz with Harlan Goldstein’s baked bone marrow with lemon parsley gremolata or house-cured Danish bacon on green apple salad for starters followed by a choice of either lobster bisque or homely onion soup.

Mains include the Strip House’s signature hot-stone lava grilled rib-eye, pork chop and grilled whole Boston lobster with fat chips or tater tots. Take the traditional route and opt for their special turkey main for proper festive cheer and round it all off with Goldstein’s “The Way I Like It” cheesecake.

Strip House by Harlan Goldstein, 5/F, Grand Progress Building, 15-16 Lan Kwai Fong, Central, +852 2521 8638

Turkey party menu at Main St. Deli

The Langham’s New York inspired deli is offering a four course menu for Thanksgiving in Hong Kong priced at HK$388 per person. The menu features a wide array of American favourites including butternut squash bisque, roasted turkey with apple, sage and cornbread stuffing, honeyed sweet potatoes and a maple glazed pecan pie with cinnamon ice-cream.

Have an all-American Thanksgiving meal at Main St. Deli.

Get a big group together and enjoy their special menu combo priced at HK$2,188 for 6-8 people and HK$2,588 for 9-10 people, plus 10 per cent service charge.

Main Street Deli, Lower Lobby Level, The Langham Hong Kong, 8 Peking Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, +852 2132 7898

Classic Thanksgiving menu at Grand Central Bar & Grill

Go all-American this Thanksgiving in Hong Kong with the launch of Grand Central Bar & Grill’s Thanksgiving menu on Thanksgiving day.

Staying true to tradition, highlights include ham steak with roasted pumpkin, turkey breast and sausage stuffing, cornbread and pumpkin pie with eggnog ice cream—a small teaser for what to expect for Christmas. 

Grand Central Bar & Grill, 3/F, Civic Square, Elements, 1 Austin Road West, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, +852 2736 4888

Staying in

If you would rather stay in than head out, here are some perfect Thanksgiving hampers from JW Marriott and Mandarin Oriental that will allow you to celebrate in the comfort of your own home.

Five-star turkey-to-go from Mandarin Oriental

The Mandarin Cake shop has done it again with their mouth-watering Thanksgiving take-away that will satisfy any food lover.

5 Best Thanksgiving Dinners in Hong Kong

Leave it to the Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong to fix you a delicious Thanksgiving dinner.

Opt for a 5-kilogram or 10-kilogram roasted turkey takeaway with stuffing, roasted pumpkin, mashed potatoes, gravy, cranberry sauce and a choice of pumpkin pie, chestnut raspberry opera cake or salted butter pecan pie for dessert. Alternatively a honey-glazed ham package with Madeira sauce, roast pumpkin and mash is also available.

Prices start at HK$1,788 plus 10 per cent service charge and are available from now until 22 November and orders must be placed at least two days in advance.  Hampers can be delivered to your doorstep at an additional charge.

M/F, The Mandarin Cake Shop, Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong, 5 Connaught Road, Central, +852 2825 4008

Traditional Thanksgiving hamper from JW Marriott

Aside from JW’s California three-course Thanksgiving Day menu priced at HK$580 per person, JW Marriott’s Dolce 88 is offering a special Thanksgiving turkey and ham hamper with all the trimmings.

Options include a 5-kilogram turkey for 6-8 people for HK$1,680, 10 kg turkey for 8-12 people for HK$1,980 and a 5-kilogram honey glazed ham for 6-8 people at HK$1,980, all of which are accompanied by gravy, sage and onion stuffing, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, yams, vegetables and pecan or pumpkin pie. Each order must be made at least 24 hours beforehand.

Lobby Level, Dolce 88, JW Marriott Hong Kong, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, +852 2810 8366

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