Whether you prefer a traditional Thanksgiving feast, fresh seafood, or a casual meal with loved ones, St. Simons Island has something for everyone.
Several restaurants on St. Simons Island offer traditional Thanksgiving menus, complete with all the classic dishes. These menus feature roasted turkey, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie – everything you need for a perfect holiday meal.
The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort’s ECHO:
Get into the holiday spirit with ECHO. Our culinary team creates special menu selections to celebrate every year, combining the most festive flavors and ingredients. The King and Prince Beach & Golf Resort’s ECHO is located at 101 Downing St., St. Simons Island. Phone: (912) 268-5967. Visit Website.
The Sea Palms Resort:
A standout among St. Simons Island Hotels, Sea Palms features sumptuous accommodations in our secluded island-within-an-island retreat. Sea Palms is located at 515 North Windward Dr. Phone: (912) 638-3351. Visit Website.
1. Thanksgiving Brunch at Sago at the Sea Palms:
Celebrate Thanksgiving with us at Sea Palms with their annual Thanksgiving Buffet. This Thanksgiving Brunch tradition provides a full spread of classic holiday fare with southern sides, a charcuterie display, a garden salad bar, local seafood, breakfast favorites, and more. Executive Chef Deke and the culinary team are excited to bring new and traditional brunch and Thanksgiving fare to you, all with a bit of Southern influence.
- MAKE RESERVATIONS
- THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 23 • 10:30 A.M.-4 P.M.
- MEMBERS $69 • NON-MEMBERS $79
- CHILDREN 12 & UNDER MEMBER $35 • NON-MEMBER $40
- CHILDREN 3 & UNDER ARE COMPLIMENTARY
- Last reservation is 3 p.m.
- View THANKSGIVING BRUNCH MENU
2. Thanksgiving Takeout:
This year, skip the kitchen chaos! Enjoy a delicious, hassle-free Thanksgiving meal with the Sea Palms’ new 2023 takeout options.
- Orders must be made by November 18th.
- Download the menu below and call 912.434.5340 to place an order.
- THANKSGIVING TAKEOUT MENU
Jekyll Island Club Resort:
1. Thanksgiving Feast in the Grand Dining Room:
Join us for a Thanksgiving Feast on November 23rd in the Grand Dining Room. Step into a world of culinary delight and join Jekyll Island Club Resort for a lavish Thanksgiving feast. Immerse yourself in the meticulously prepared bounty served buffet-style, all set within the captivating ambiance of the iconic Grand Dining Room. This is more than just a meal; it’s an invitation to experience the season’s richness in a truly exceptional way. Currently open exclusively for hotel guests, with public access commencing two weeks before Thanksgiving. The Jekyll Island Club is located at 371 Riverview Dr., Jekyll Island, GA. (912) 319-4349. Visit Website.
- Adults: $85++
- Children (4-12): $45++
- Children (3 and under): Free
- *For group sizes larger than 8 people, please email email@example.com or call (912) 635 – 3615 and speak to a team member.*
2. The Wharf:
The Wharf is offering their regular daily menu. The restaurant and bar on the pier feature open-air dining and a variety of beverage offerings focused on Southern favorites. This locally beloved casual dining venue is an ideal setting to grab a cocktail, kick back, and watch the sunset. The Wharf is located in the Jekyll Island Club Resort at 371 Riverview Dr. (912) 635-3612. Visit Website.
Other Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving Day:
The following restaurants on St. Simons Island will be open on Thanksgiving, offering their regular daily menus:
1. Barbara Jean’s:
Barbara Jean’s is a family-run restaurant that began in 1998 on St. Simons Island. They specialize in both seafood and made-from-scratch, southern and home-style cooking. Barbara Jean’s is located at 214 Mallery St. Phone: (912) 634-6500. Visit Website.
2. Iguanas Seafood Restaurant:
For those who prefer to have Thanksgiving dinner at home or on the beach, St. Simons Island has you covered with take-out options from various restaurants, including:
2. TasteBuds In-home Catering:
- (912) 996-8386
- TasteBuds 2023 Thanksgiving Menu
Spend this special holiday on the charming island and indulge in delicious food while creating memories that will last a lifetime. Book your Thanksgiving dining experience on St. Simons Island today and give thanks for all the blessings in life.