There’s no denying that the holidays can be a little stressful, especially if you’re the one hosting the family dinners. When Thanksgiving rolls around, you probably just want to relax and take time off with your family. However, there’s no such thing as relaxing when you’re having everyone over for dinner and doing all of the cooking. Or is there?
Your holiday dinners can now be even easier with the help of Thanksgiving meal delivery services. Many of the popular subscription-based services offer complete Thanksgiving dinners to take the stress out of holiday cooking. Some of these options provide you with pre-made meals you simply need to heat up, while others deliver the ingredients and recipes for you to cook yourself. Either way, they’re sure to make your Thanksgiving prep a breeze!
1. Marley Spoon
How would you like Martha Stewart to handle your Thanksgiving dinner prep? Well, that’s kind of what you get when you order from Marley Spoon! Because Marley Spoon uses many of the recipes from Martha Stewart’s kitchen, you know they’ll be fast favorites for your family. The best part is that they’ve made it incredibly easy to make Martha’s top recipes at home.
When choosing a Thanksgiving meal from Marley Spoon, you have two options. You can order “The Complete Feast” or “Just the Sides.” With the entire feast, you’ll receive a kit that contains all the ingredients you need for a complete Thanksgiving dinner. You’ll find cooking instructions for a 12- to 14-pound turkey, gravy, four sides, and one dessert. The recipes included are: Brown Sugar Glazed Turkey and Gravy, Big Martha’s Mashed Potatoes, Classic Herbed Stuffing with Dried Cherries, Green Beans with Shallots and Lemon, Roasted Root Vegetables with Brown Butter, Sage, and Almonds, and Spiced Apple Oat Crisp.
For those who are interested in The Complete Feast, Marley Spoon charges $159.99. If you’d prefer to skip the turkey and receive just the ingredients and cooking instructions for the side dishes, it’ll cost $99.99. You can expect each box to feed eight to 10 people.
Searching for an easy Thanksgiving feast for four or even just two people? You’ll want to take a look at Munchery! They provide you with the turkey and sides you need to make Thanksgiving dinner a hit with you and your family. They brine a Diestel all-natural turkey using salt, lemon, garlic, rosemary, and thyme. With the feast for four, you’ll receive half of the bird, which includes a breast and a leg. This gives you six to seven pounds of turkey for your family to enjoy. With the feast for two, you’ll receive just the turkey breast.
For sides, you’ll receive roasted brussels sprouts and butternut squash, mashed Yukon Gold potatoes, stuffing with Italian sausage, and orange-scented cranberry sauce. They’ve also included some gravy as a topping because you can’t forget that!
3. Omaha Steaks
Omaha Steaks is another meal delivery service that allows you to build your own Thanksgiving dinner. They have tons of options to choose from, which makes it easy for you to select what you want and place your order. You have the option of choosing your Thanksgiving meal based on how many people you need to feed, as they offer meals for 10, eight, six, and four people.
You can also choose from their Complete Thanksgiving Dinners, which includes: the Omaha Steaks Complete Thanksgiving Dinner, The Spiral-Sliced Ham Feast, The Turkey Roulade Feast, The Homestyle Turkey Feast, and The Boneless Smoked Ham Banquet. With so many choices, you’re sure to find the right dishes for you and your family!
If you’re looking to purchase the Omaha Steaks Complete Thanksgiving Dinner, it’s said to be a meal for eight people. You can expect to receive a whole basted 10-pound turkey, smashed red potatoes, all-natural turkey gravy, green bean casserole, sage dressing, and pumpkin pie. The total for this option will cost you $170 in total, which comes to $21.25 per person.
4. Harry & David
To make Thanksgiving dinner stress-free, Harry & David has you covered. While you have the option to purchase a gourmet turkey feast, you can also choose individual items to craft a Thanksgiving dinner that’s all your own. They have plenty of meats and side dishes for you to choose from so you can get exactly what your family will enjoy.
If you’re interested in their Gourmet Turkey Feast, you will receive: a ready-to-cook Diestel Turkey that ranges from six to 10 pounds, apple sausage stuffing, parmesan creamed spinach, brown sugar sweet potatoes, pumpkin soufflé, classic turkey gravy, and cranberry relish with orange zest. For this entire feast, you’re looking at a cost of $199.99.
If turkey isn’t your thing, Harry & David also offer a spiral-sliced ham and prime rib. For sides, you’ll find dishes such as: cauliflower au gratin, sun-dried tomato truffle mac ’n’ cheese, creamy snap peas with bacon, and more. Don’t forget to add a dessert like the deep-dish pumpkin pie, the gluten-free pumpkin pie, or even apple pie.
5. Paleo On The Go
For a holiday spread that’s sure to impress your paleo relatives, Paleo On The Go has you covered for Thanksgiving dinner. You can order their Holiday Gathering Feast, which includes an array of dishes everyone is sure to love. You’ll receive Herb Roasted Pasture-Raised Turkey, Southern Homestyle Gravy, Autumn Harvest Stuffing with Apples & Cherries, Sweet Potato Casserole with Maple Nut Crumble, Tuscan Roasted Zucchini, Homemade Cranberry Sauce with Orange Zest, and Apple Crisp with Crushed Pecans.
If you have an autoimmune disease, they even have an option for you. They created the AIP Holiday Gathering Feast, which is autoimmune protocol approved. With this option, you’ll receive: Herb Roasted Pasture-Raised Turkey, Southern Homestyle Gravy, Cranberry Orange Sweet Potato Casserole, Rosemary & Sage Pork Stuffing with Apples & Cherries, Spiced Triple Squash Medley, Mixed Braised Greens, and Cinnamon Apple Crisp.
The turkey that Paleo On The Go uses are non-GMO, soy-free, organically raised, and grass-fed. They don’t receive hormones, antibiotics, or any pesticides. Everything is also gluten-free, dairy-free, soy-free, and non-GMO. You’ll receive all the reheating instructions you need to prepare an amazing meal for you and your family.
6. Magic Kitchen
With Magic Kitchen, you have the option to receive a full Thanksgiving dinner or order a la carte, by selecting the dishes you want. Either way, you can expect to receive restaurant grade products, which have been hand-produced in small quantities. The meals are flash frozen to help preserve their flavor and nutritional value, so everything is sure to taste great.
For those who are interested in a full Thanksgiving dinner, they offer a Deluxe Herb Roasted Whole Turkey Dinner with Sides & Desserts for 6. This option provides you with the following: a fully-cooked Whole Herb Roasted Turkey (10-12 pounds), Apple Sage Stuffing, Buttered Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans in Herb Butter, Cranberry-Orange Relish, Turkey Gravy, Smashed Maple-Butter Yams, Nine-Grain Dinner Rolls, and a nine-inch Pumpkin Pie. The entire dinner will cost $199.99.
If you’d rather order a la carte, you’ll find Hickory Smoke Spiral Sliced Honey Ham, as well as other meat options on the menu. As for sides, you can choose from: Mashed Sweet Potatoes, French Green Beans with Mushrooms and Cream Sauce, Buttered Carrots, Creamy Spinach, and more. Dessert options include a Dutch Apple Pie and a Raspberry Rhubarb Pie.
7. Williams Sonoma
Williams Sonoma has made it easy to get a high-quality Thanksgiving dinner on the table this holiday. While you can choose from a full meal, you are also able to order various cuts of meat from their website as well. If you’re looking for an entire dinner, you can choose from roasted turkey, smoked turkey, herb roasted turkey, and even organic turkey. There’s even a gluten-free option for those who are sensitive or allergic to gluten. There are so many options that you’re sure to find one that’s exactly the right fit for you and your family.
If you’re really looking for the best in Thanksgiving dinners, they offer a Complete Ultimate Turkey Dinner, which guarantees delivery before the holiday. While this option will set you back $449.95, you’re getting some truly impressive dishes. You’ll receive: a fresh free-range turkey, Sausage Apple Cranberry Stuffing, Traditional Green Bean Casserole, Butter Chive Mashed Potatoes, Broccoli and Cauliflower Casserole, Sweet Yam Casserole, Cranberry Chutney Sauce, Turkey Gravy, and Pumpkin Pie.
There are, of course, other options that are less costly. These come with less sides than the aforementioned offering. However, if you want a gourmet Thanksgiving made easy, Williams Sonoma is one place to consider placing your order.
Another meal delivery service that’s getting in on the Thanksgiving dinner game is ButcherBox. Although you won’t receive any sides when ordering your Thanksgiving meal with them, you will receive plenty of high-quality meats. They have quite a few boxes you can choose from, including: the Ultimate Feast, Thanksgiving Feast with Pork Roast, Thanksgiving Feast with Rib Roast, Medium Feast, Table for Two, and Just the Bird.
For those looking for the Ultimate Feast, you can expect to find an assortment of meats in your ButcherBox order. You’ll receive a whole turkey that weighs in at 16+ pounds, four pounds of boneless ribeye roast, three pounds of pork loin roast, two pounds of Italian sausage, two pounds of breakfast sausage, and two 12-ounce packs of bacon. This is their highest priced option at $275.
If you’re looking for the most variety to choose from when it comes to Thanksgiving dinner, Chef’d might be the best option. They partner with tons of different brands to bring incredible recipes and ingredients right to your kitchen. For example, they’ve teamed up with the legendary Wolfgang Puck to bring you Thanksgiving meals inspired by his own secret recipes.
10. Dean & Deluca
Known for their gourmet meal delivery, Dean & Deluca has everything you need for the perfect Thanksgiving meal. You can choose from a wide range of turkeys (5lbs all the way to 28lbs). They also have tons of variety when it comes to fixings. Not only will you find a lot, but they’re very high quality. They have sides such as Blackberry Farm Charcuterie Platter, Pumpkin Sweet Bread, and Mini Savory Tarts.
11. Foody Direct
Not interested in cooking? Foody Direct has you covered! They deliver fully prepared Thanksgiving meals right to your door. Their meals are very unique. They offer turkey cooked in a variety of different ways (that all sound delicious). Here are some examples: Roasted Garlic Fried Turkey, Spicy Cajun-Style Turkey Breast, and Jerk Fried Turkey. They even have the super-popular “Turducken”. If you haven’t already heard, a Turducken is a turkey stuffed with a duck then stuffed with a chicken. And yes, it tastes as amazing as it sounds!
Thanksgiving Made Easy
If you want to make sure you put a great dinner on the table this Thanksgiving without causing yourself too much stress, these eleven options are all worth considering. Whether you want an easy way to cook your own meals or you prefer something that just need to be reheated, there are options for you. After all, holidays are meant to be enjoyed with your family instead of frantically running around the kitchen!