You’ve let it happen again. So preoccupied were you with designing advanced-materials prostheses or arguing string theory that you forgot to make any plans for Thanksgiving. Well, you’re in luck. Having already provided not one but two separate Thanksgiving dining guides, as well as an ironclad manual for holiday catering, we’ve gone back to see who still has tables for four, and who still has turkeys.
Note: The other caterers mentioned in the guide are no longer accepting orders.
Catering: Yes, orders must be placed by the end of today.
Eli’s Vinegar Factory
Catering: Yes, orders must be placed immediately.
Whole Foods Market
Catering: No, however, a variety of Thanksgiving dishes will be available from the prepared-foods counter.
Delivery only, order from Freshdirect.com
Catering: Yes, available in limited quantities.
From: Turkey for Twelve
Central Park Boathouse (Menu)
davidburke & donatella (Menu)
Reservations: Available 2 p.m.–5 p.m. (very limited)
Reservations: Available 1:45 p.m.; 7 p.m.– 8:30 p.m. (very limited)
Alain Ducasse at the Essex House (Menu)
Reservations: Available noon (very limited)
Bar Americain (Menu)
Brasserie 8 1/2 (Menu)
Café Botanica (Menu)
Reservations: Available 11 a.m.–2 p.m.; 8 p.m.–9:30 p.m. (very limited)
DB Bistro Moderne (Menu)
Reservations: Available 2 p.m.–4p.m.; 8 p.m.–9 p.m.
Ellen’s Stardust Diner (Menu)
Reservations: Available around 3:30 p.m. (very limited)
Reservations: Available noon–2 p.m.; 6 p.m.–9 p.m. (very limited)
Keens Steakhouse (Menu)
Quality Meats (Menu)
Reservations: Available 1 p.m., 3 p.m., and 6 p.m.
Blaue Gans (Menu)
Reservations: Most times available, except 5 p.m.–6 p.m.
Reservations: Available around 4 p.m. (very limited)
Grand Bar and Lounge
Reservations: Available 5 p.m.–9 p.m. (very limited)
Reservations: Available at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. (very limited)
Reservations: Unknown — voice mail.
Reservations: Available around 1 p.m. (very limited)
Reservations: Available noon–4 p.m.
From: Thanksgiving Turkey Out and Rob and Robin’s “Talking Turkey”