Let's face it life can be a bit crazy and sometimes the thought of having to cook a big meal for Thanksgiving just isn't in the cards.  Sometimes you just need to enjoy the holiday and not have to worry about all the hassle and stress of cooking, cleaning, and working.  Luckily, we have some great restaurants in Amarillo that will handle that for you and they have put together and amazing menu of Thanksgiving favorites.  Here is a list of great restaurants in Amarillo that will be serving up Thanksgiving dinner this year.


The Big Texan

This has become a tradition for many families.  The Big Texan has a big buffet on Thanksgiving and they will treat you like family.  The buffet will be served 10am-3pm.  Prices vary for different ages. Reservations are recommended for a party of 6 or more.

Furr's Fresh Buffet

Furr's has been serving up Thanksgiving Dinner for decades and this year they are cooking up all your holiday favorites. They will be open on Thanksgiving Day from 11am-6pm.

Golden Corral

This is another great place that will take care of your Thanksgiving meal.  They will be serving up a great selection of Thanksgiving fare on Thanksgiving Day.

Cracker Barrel

Not only can you enjoy all your Thanksgiving favorites, like turkey and ham, and potatoes and rolls.  You can shop in their country store for all your Christmas presents. Enjoy your Thanksgiving Meal 11am-10pm


Saltgrass wants you to start a new Thanksgiving tradition.  Most of their restaurants will be serving Thanksgiving dinner from 11am - 4pm.  Reservations are encouraged.