Thanksgiving is only a few days away and we know you're probably running around looking for pumpkin pie, the best turkey in the city or want to make reservations and leave the cooking up to one of our local chefs!

We've compiled a list of specialty stores open Thanksgiving week and area restaurants open Thanksgiving Day, hoping to make this year's holiday a little less stressful. 

Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours! 


Specialty Stores



Alexander's Highland Market
18111 Highland Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70809 | 225 615-7800
Thanksgiving Week:
Sunday7am - 9pm
Monday - Wednesday & Friday6am - 10pm
6am - 2pm
Saturday6am - 10pm

Maxwell's Market (3 locations)
6241 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA | 225 766-9150
7620 Corporate Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA | 225 216-0030
18135 E Petroleum Drive,Baton Rouge, LA | 225 755-2230

Thanksgiving Week:
Monday - Tuesday7am - 7pm
7am - 5pm
Friday - Saturday
7am - 7pm

Red Stick Spice Company 
7970 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge, LA 70809 | 225 930-9967
Thanksgiving Week:
Monday - Tuesday & Friday10:30am - 5:30pm
Wednesday10:30am - 3pm
Saturday10am - 5pm (Small Business Saturday)

The Fresh Market 
10555 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70810 | 225 765-2915
Thanksgiving Week:
Sunday10am - 8pm
Monday - Wednesday8am - 9pm
Friday - Saturda8am - 9pm

Tony's Seafood 
5215 Plank Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70805 | 225 357-9669
Thanksgiving Week:
Sunday8am - 7pm
Monday - Wednesday
8am - 7:30pm
Friday - Saturday8am - 10pm

Trader Joe's Baton Rouge3525 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70808 | 225 382-0588
Thanksgiving Week:
Sunday - Wednesday8am - 9pm
Friday - Saturday8am - 9pm

Whole Foods Market
7529 Corporate Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70809 | 225 218-0452
Thanksgiving Week:
Sunday - Tuesday8am - 10pm
8am - 11pm
Thursday8am - 3pm
Friday - Saturday8am - 10pm








Copelands of New Orleans4957 Essen Lane
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
225 769-1800
This year, dine in or order your Thanksgiving dinner To Go. From fried turkey to ham and all of your southern favorites, head over to Copelands of New Orleans for their Thanksgiving Day buffet. Reservations recommended.

Cheesecake Bistro by Copelands
6171 Bluebonnet Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70809

225 761-1110
This Thanksgiving, enjoy America's Best Cheesecake after dining in or ordering your Thanksgiving dinner To Go. For a list of what's included in the Thanksgiving buffet or details on how to place your To Go order click here

Crowne Plaza
4728 Constitution Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
225 930-0104

Leave the cooking to the chefs at the Crowne Plaza this Thanksgiving and enjoy traditional Thanksgiving fare at one of 6 seating’s: 11am, 11:30am, 12pm, 12:30pm, 1pm and 1:30pm. For a complete menu and pricing information, click here. Reservations are recommended so call and secure your spot today.

Doe's Eat Place 
3723 Government Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
225 387-5331

Open Table
This Thanksgiving Day, Doe's Eat Place is opening up at 4pm, offering some of the best steaks in Baton Rouge, tamales or the traditional Thanksgiving Day dish--smoked turkey. For more, click here. Reservations recommended. 

Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center 
201 Lafayette Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
225 344-5866

Head downtown and enjoy Thanksgiving Day Brunch overlooking the Mississippi River in the Riverview Ballroom. Click here for pricing and more information. Reservations required.

Epic Buffet at Hollywood Casino  
1717 River Road North
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
225 709-7777

Bring your appetite and dine like a star at the Epic Buffet. Stay and play at Hollywood Casino before or after dinner.

Juban's Restaurant 
3739 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
225 346-8422

Leave the cooking to Chef Joey Daigle and his team this Thanksgiving whether dining in or at home. Click here to view the menu and hours on Thanksgiving Day. Reservations recommended. 

You also have the option to enjoy these dishes at home! Order your Thanksgiving menu items from our To Go Menu (for pick up on the Wednesday before).
Latil’s Landing Restaurant at Houmas House Plantation  
40136 Highway 942
Darrow, LA 70725
225 473-9380

Experience Southern charm while you tour and dine! Make reservations today and enjoy a gourmet Thanksgiving buffet prepared by Executive Chef Jeremy Langlois and his team. Mansion tours are $20 per person. For a complete buffet menu and pricing, click here.  
L'Auberge Baton Rouge Casino & Hotel 
777 L’Auberge Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70820
866 261-7777



Bon Temps Buffet at L’AubergeThanksgiving Day Buffet featuring deep fried turkey, glazed ham, cornbread dressing and more! Open from 11am - 10pm. Must be 21 to enter the buffet.
Stadium Sports Bar and GrillSpend your holiday enjoying savory Southern specialties and legendary Louisiana sports action at Stadium. Open 11am - 10pm.




18 STEAK Salute the 18th state of the Union this Thanksgiving with a sizzling steak and world-class wine. Open 5pm - 10pm. Reservations recommended.
Open Table 

Piccadilly Cafeterias
3164 Government Street, Baton Rouge LA 70806
3332 South Sherwood Forest Boulevard, Baton Rouge LA 70816
5179 Plank Road, Baton Rouge LA 70805
5474 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge LA 70809
6406 Florida Boulevard, Baton Rouge LA 70806
8953 Cortana Place, Baton Rouge LA 70815

Enjoy home-style cooking without the mess this year at one of six locations in Baton rouge.

Ralph & Kacoo’s 
6110 Bluebonnet Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70809
225 766-2113

Whether planning to dine for lunch or dinner, Ralph and Kacoo’s will be open all day. Serving regular menu items, in addition to a special Thanksgiving turkey dinner from 11am - 4pm.

You can also order a fried turkey and some of their famous side dishes To Go. Call for more information.
Ruffino’s Italian Restaurant 
18811 Highland Road
Baton Rouge, LA  70810
225 753-3458

Open Table
Head over to Baton Rouge’s only Italian-Creole fusion restaurant this Thanksgiving for a meal prepared by Chef Peter Sclafani. Reservations recommended.

Also available this year, order your meal To Gooffering all of the classic dishes in family style portions to-go. To start planning your To Go menu click here.

Tallulah’s located in Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel
7000 Bluebonnet Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
225 215-7000

Open Table 
Dine at one of Baton Rouge’s newest restaurants. Tallulah’s will be open Thanksgiving Day from 11am – 3pm, offering a preset menu. For a complete menu and pricing, click here. Call today to make your reservations.

The Little Village – Airline Highway location 
14241 Airline Highway
Baton Rouge, LA 70817
225 751-4115

Open Table
Enjoy Italian this Thanksgiving at The Little Village located on Airline Highway. Click here for a menu and special deals. Reservations are strongly recommended.

Posted By:
Christy Chachere, Communications Coordinator 
Christy Chachere is the Communications Coordinator for Visit Baton Rouge. Born and raised in Louisiana, LSU grad and now promoting our great city day after day! You can find her tweeting, facebooking, blogging, instagramming and much more for us!