These Chattanooga-area restaurants will cook your Thanksgiving meal to eat in or serve at home

Nurses get a breakfast buffet for a special $6.99 price on Monday at Puckett's. (Contributed Photo)

There's so much to be thankful for this year, including the fact that so many restaurants have survived the pandemic and will be open on Thanksgiving Day. Here's a look at some Chattanooga eateries that will be open to feed you.


- Bridgeman's Chophouse at the Read House, 107 W. M.L. King Blvd. Thanksgiving dinner will be served tableside at the historic hotel from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. The menu will be a classic Thanksgiving meal with turkey and all the trimmings. For reservations, call 423-643-1240 or go online to

- Cracker Barrel will open for breakfast at 7 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day, then turkey and fixings - mac and cheese, stuffing, green beans, sweet potato casserole and more yummy sides - will be served up from 9 a.m.