Why should your taste buds be bound by the holiday? If folks in your party feel like red meat over turkey, go for it at Bourbon Steak. The Aventura restaurant offers a three-course, prix-fixe menu this Thanksgiving with apps like tuna sashimi, hand-cut prime steak tartare, oysters and kale salad; mains including filet mignon, Amish roasted half-chicken, branzino and glazed short rib; a trio of sides including truffle mac and cheese, potato puree and creamed spinach sides; and pumpkin pie, cranberry beignet or Valrhona chocolate bitter orange cake for dessert. Dine in; $180
Whether you’re visiting Miami for the holiday or a local looking to escape the chaos of cooking at home for a change, this city is filled with delicious options for celebrating Thanksgiving in style. For 2023, many of Miami’s best restaurants have gone all out for the food-centric kick-off to the holiday season, serving up a variety of prix-fixe meals, themed dishes and festive cocktails that require zero clean-up and little to no effort (aside from keeping your pants button from popping open). As much as we love grandma’s mashed potatoes or look forward to dad’s smoked turkey each year, let’s give the family chef something else to be thankful for: Thanksgiving dinner reservations. Here’s where to find the best Thanksgiving dinners in Miami—and a few great lunches and brunches, too.