In the Spotlight: Thanksgiving Dining 2017

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You’ve got great choices in San Pedro and the Palos Verdes Peninsula for Thanksgiving brunch and dinner this year
Ports O’ Call Waterfront Dining
Thanksgiving Brunch
Join Ports O’ Call Waterfront Dining for its Thanksgiving Brunch. (And remember: this is the restaurant that was honored for having the best Sunday Brunch in the South Bay 2015 & 2016.) Enjoy two hours of free-flowing champagne, with so much to choose from! Our Thanksgiving Brunch will go from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
• Oven Roasted Hand-Carved Turkey
• House-Made Stuffing
• Omelet Station
• Fresh-made Waffles
• Unlimited Bacon
• Eggs Benedict
• Chicken Fajitas
• Fresh Crab
• Carving Station
• Poached Salmon
• Korean Ribs
• Fresh Seafood
• Sushi
• Fresh Fruit & Deserts
And more!
Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet
For Thanksgiving Ports O’ Call Restaurant will extend the buffet throughout the day and add some special items. The last seating for the Thanksgiving Dinner buffet will be at 5 p.m.
• Oven Roasted Hand-Carved Turkey
• House-Made Stuffing
• Pumpkin Pie
• Mashed Potatoes & Gravy
• Cranberries
• Yams
• Oven Roasted Hand-Carved Ham
• Prime Rib
• Seafood Pasta
• Pork Ribs
• Fried Fish
• Chicken Mozzarella
Grab a plate, a glass of champagne, and relax on our waterfront patio. There’s no better place to have Thanksgiving Brunch than on the water.
The restaurant opens at 11 a.m. for Thanksgiving Brunch and last seating is 5 p.m.. Champagne service is for up to two hours.
If you make Thanksgiving Brunch reservations for the early seating you’ll get a free ticket for Spirit Cruises‘ first harbor cruise of the day at 12:30 p.m.
Thanksgiving Brunch is $49.95 for Adults, and $19.61 for children.
Ports O’ Call Waterfront Dining
1200 Nagoya Way
Ports O’ Call Village
San Pedro Waterfront

The Whale & Ale
Stressing out over Thanksgiving? Why not join The Whale & Ale for lunch or dinner? It will be open from 1-7 p.m.

Just imagine: no provisioning, no prepping, no cooking & no pressure on the host!

Let it take on all the work and focus on enjoying the food. Make your reservation today, either on the website, phone, Facebook, carrier pigeon... whichever you prefer... but hurry, it’s booking up fast!

View the menu here:

Whale & Ale British Restaurant & Pub
327 W. 7th Street, Downtown
Terranea Resort
Thanksgiving at catalina kitchen
Give thanks at catalina kitchen with Thanksgiving buffet and live entertainment, including a carving station, local seafood, classic Thanksgiving dishes, a raw bar, charcuterie, crepes and desserts.
11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Adults $98 | Children 5-10 $47 (under 5 free)
To make reservations call 310-265-2704 or go online at

Thanksgiving at the Lobby Bar
Enjoy watching football in the Lobby Bar on Thanksgiving Day with featured dishes such as heirloom squash soup with cinnamon crème fraiche and brioche croutons.
3 p.m.-midnight
For more information call 310-265-2800.

Thanksgiving at mar'sel
There is plenty to be thankful for at mar’sel with a traditional Thanksgiving feast. Enjoy a prix fixe gourmet menu of holiday classics set in elegant mar’sel, offering unmatched Pacific views.
Thursday, November 23,2017 | Noon-9 p.m. Adults $130 | Children 5-12 $65 (under 5 free)
For more information, please contact dining reservations at 310.265.2836.

Thanksgiving at Nelson's
For a casual Thanksgiving with a view, head to Nelson’s for an over-the-top turkey sandwich with fresh baked cranberry bread, oven-roasted turkey, cranberry aioli, herb stuffing and turkey gravy. Served with our homemade individual pumpkin pies for dessert.
Thursday, November 23, 2017 | Seatings: 11 a.m.– 9 p.m. | $28
For more information, contact dining reservations at 310.265.2836.

Thanksgiving Buffet
Live music fills the air as you gobble up culinary delights from the multi-station buffet and dessert bar. Champagne will be available to give toasts of thanks.
Seatings: 12:30 p.m., 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 5 p.m.
Adults $105 | Children 5-10 $47 (under 5 complimentary)
For more information, contact dining reservations at 310-265-2836

Terranea Resort
100 Terranea Way
Rancho Palos Verdes, Peninsula