Looking to celebrate Thanksgiving in Seoul this year? Look no further: 10 Magazine has your Thanksgiving plans covered! From buffets, to 4 course sets or takeaway options, there’s something to suit every budget. For those not looking to celebrate on a school night, there’s also plenty of Thanksgiving events all weekend long. Despite rumors of a Turkey shortage going around social media last month, there is certainly no scarcity of celebrations – just make sure to get your reservations in ASAP!
Editor’s Pick: Renaissance Hotel
The Renaissance Hotel will be offering Seoul’s most sumptuous Thanksgiving dinner this year, with two Thanksgiving menus at their Manhattan Grill steak house and buffet restaurant, Café Elysee. Both venues will be offering lunch and dinner sittings on November 26th. Patrons at Café Elysee will be spoilt for choice with 120 buffet dishes and a carving station, while those who opt for Manhattan Grill can look forward to a delicious set menu.
Starting at W69, 000. Manhattan Grill 02-2222-8637/ Café Elysee02-2222-8635.
Take part in Suji’s spectacular Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet featuring their famous roast herb turkey! The buffet will only be offered for guests who reserve before the 22nd.
Newly renovated Bull & Barrel is presenting a grand Thanksgiving Dinner all-you-can-eat Buffet! With plenty of choice between turkey, ham, homemade sage and onion stuffing, mashed and roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables, homemade gravy, mac n cheese, and pumpkin pie. As well as 1 free glass of wine, house vodka, rum or gin.
Choose between 2 seatings on both Thursday and Sunday. 5-7pm; 8-10pm. W40,000. facebook.com. 010 99822423 (text for reservations)
Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner at Craftworks Namsan with a choice of Roast Turkey or BBQ Ham with stuffing, creamy mashed potatoes, gravy, mac & cheese, green bean casserole, cranberry sauce, cornbread, and a choice of pumpkin (or apple) pie for dessert! Dinner is W30,000 per person or W25,000 with all reservations before November 25th. For reservations, email email@example.com and include your reservation name, no. of guests, the serving choice of either turkey or ham, contact number and time. From 6pm. Starting at W25,000. firstname.lastname@example.org
Left Coast Artisan Burgers
A delicious buffet-style Thanksgiving dinner with two seatings, bookings are a must!
Take out is also available from 4pm. 6:30; 8:30. W39,000. facebook.com. 02-6223-5338.
Grand Hyatt Seoul’s Paris Grill will host a 4 course set dinner menu, with an imaginative line-up of pumpkin themed sweets including pumpkin pie, crunchy pumpkin cheesecake, pumpkin panna cotta and spiced pumpkin ice cream.
6-10pm. W118,000. 02-799-8161.
Enjoy Thanksgiving dinner at either of the Hopscotch venues in Gangnam and Gwanghwamun, with plenty of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, sautéed veggies, cranberry jam, all made from scratch, as well as one free draft beer from The Hand and Malt. Free seconds too. W40, 000, facebook.com. 02-511-0145
Bloc Party Seoul
Bloc Party will serve an Almost Thanksgiving Dinner (they say it’s “almost” because they will be serving chicken instead of turkey! The menu includespumpkin soup, roasted chicken with cranberry sauce, seasoned rice, vegetable side and pie a la mode for desert. 6pm-11pm. W33,000. Facebook.com. 070-8683-7656.
Made will present a huge family-style spread of hearty Thanksgiving dishes! Dinner will include welcome bites, multiples courses and sides. 6-9pm. www.madetoorder.co.kr .W45, 000. 02-512-1050.
Fat Cat will be serving a traditional thanksgiving dinner on both Thursday and Friday, dishes include turkey with robust sweet pumpkin stuffing, buttery mashed potatoes, slow roasted vegetables and of course, gravy and cranberry sauce with your choice of red or white wine. 6- 930pm W30,000won. facebook.com. 010-7490-7311.
Beastro will be serving a 3 course dinner, kicking off with a butternut squash bisque, followed by a Thanksgiving Platter, and ending in pumpkin pie with spiced whipped cream. Price includes one free wine or beer.
Wink will be serving up all the classics on their Thanksgiving dinner plate! Price includes one plate refill and a free mulled wine or cold beer, with options for unlimited wine or beer at a small additional cost. There are two seatings per night from Thursday through Saturday, but bookings are recommended.
Sin Bin will be serving up an all you can eat Thanksgiving dinner on Friday 27th, with a Cass/Red Rock or house wine. 5-10pm. W 35,000. facebook.com. 010-2865-4323.
Buy Your Own
Your Thanksgiving dessert is sorted this weekend with Tartine Pies. Head in store or go online to stock up on their delicious traditional pumpkin pies. For orders visit their website or call 02-3785-3400.
High Street Market
High Street Market will be selling a range of pre-cooked turkeys and dinner sets with a delicious range of sides. Also available, are sides set sans turkey.
Prices range from W60, 000 to W269, 000, for more information visit their website.
Conrad Seoul will be offering ready-to-serve meals right throughout the festive season, from now until December 31, 2015. Meals include succulent whole turkey, mashed potatoes, a range of veggies, as well as cranberry compote and gravy.
Each meal serves 10 people and costs W240,000. Availability is limited, to order call 02-6137-7120 (extension 7126).
For those looking to celebrate an intimate Thanksgiving with family and friends, JW Marriott Dongdaemun has prepared a delicious turkey dinner to go, at W250, 000 each. Supplies are limited so get your order in soon!