A family enjoying a Thanksgiving meal.

Best Thanksgiving Meals In Vancouver, Washington

Thanksgiving is the best time of year to get together with friends and family for the perfect meal. But sometimes making a home-cooked meal for the holidays is just a little too difficult or time-consuming. Fortunately, there are several local restaurants that offer dine-in or takeout options if you want to leave the Thanksgiving preparation to the experts. Here’s a list of some of our favorite spots in Vancouver, WA to get a great Thanksgiving meal:

Hudson’s Bar And Grill

Address: 7805 Northeast Greenwood Dr., Vancouver, WA 98662

Phone: (360) 816-6100

Hudson’s Bar and Grill, located in the Heathman Lodge hotel, is one of Vancouver’s premier fine dining restaurants. Chefs at Hudson’s use farm-to-table ingredients local to the Vancouver area and use them to create unforgettable dishes. Dine-in reservations for Thanksgiving fill up fast, so make sure to plan ahead!

McGrath’s Fish House

Address: 12501 SE 2nd Circle, Vancouver, WA 98684

Phone: (360) 514-9555

A seafood restaurant might not be an obvious choice for a Thanksgiving meal, but McGrath’s serves up a traditional Thanksgiving meal every year. Their dine-in Thanksgiving offering provides a dinner including all of your holiday favorites – roasted turkey and dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, baked yams, veggies, and cranberry sauce. And you even get a slice of pumpkin or apple pie! If you’d  rather take your Thanksgiving feast to go, McGrath’s also offers a takeout option of their Thanksgiving feast, portioned out for a family of four.

Black Angus Steakhouse

Address: 415 E 13th Street, Vancouver, WA 98660

Phone: (360) 695-1506

Black Angus is a nationwide steakhouse chain with a location in downtown Vancouver. They accept Thanksgiving dine-in reservations on OpenTable. If you want to do a Thanksgiving takeout, you can order their feast to go. It includes roasted turkey, 5 traditional sides and a pumpkin pie.


Address: 907 Main Street, Vancouver, WA 98660

Phone: (360) 258-0989

Elements provides exceptional fine dining with a local flair. Their expert chefs combine locally-sourced ingredients to create outstanding dishes. Their popular Thanksgiving feast offers a memorable dining experience each year. Be sure to get your reservations in early!

13 Coins

Address: 511 W. Columbia Way, Vancouver, WA 98660

Phone: (360) 360-4646

13 Coins’ location on the Vancouver Waterfront offers a view that’s just as incredible as their dining experience. Throughout the year, they offer delicious steaks, pastas, and seafood entrees. During Thanksgiving, they turn their expertise toward a traditional feast: garlic-herb roasted turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, sweet potato casserole, and crispy garlic brussels sprouts. A fresh baked pumpkin or apple pie finished it up for dessert. Take-out options are also available, served in portions for 4 or 8 people.

Gray’s At The Park

Address: 301 W. 6th Street, Vancouver, WA 98660

Phone: (360) 828-4343

Gray’s is located inside the Hilton hotel downtown, overlooking Esther Short Park. They specialize in upscale pub fare with local flavor. Their Thanksgiving dine-in menu offers several options: slow-roasted turkey, hickory smoked ham, grilled salmon, or a vegetarian butternut squash risotto. Each dish comes with traditional sides with a gourmet twist.


Whether you’re looking for an exquisite dine-in experience or a convenient take-out option for your Thanksgiving meal, these Vancouver restaurants have you covered. Reservations and take-out orders might be limited, so be sure to get your requests in early. Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Dr. Bowyer’s dental practice!