Dining, Events

Turkey Day in Wisconsin Dells

This blog post was published on November 6, 2014 and may contain outdated information.

Gobble gobble! There’s no better place to spend the most delicious holiday of the year than Wisconsin Dells! With several restaurants and resorts hosting Thanksgiving buffets and dinners, you can look forward to a cooking-free, stress-free and incredibly tasty Thanksgiving.

Wilderness Resort – If you still prefer to do the holiday cooking this year, rent one of Wilderness Resort’s premiere condos, cabins, or villas for access to a beautiful kitchen with all the necessities, plenty of space for the kids to play, and a several TV’s to watch the big game. You could also call the Wilderness shuttle to deliver you and the family to Wild Canyon Cafe for their impressive Thanksgiving buffet spread. The carving station this year will feature prime rib, roasted turkey breast, and honey glazed ham. Next, load up your plate with sides from over 21 mouth-watering options. Finish at the dessert station where you’ll find bread pudding, pumpkin pie, and an assortment of other pies, cheesecakes, and cakes! Open from noon to 8 p.m., reservations are recommended.  Menu and pricing: http://www.wildernessresort.com/thanksgiving-buffet.

Kalahari Resort – Thanks to Kalahri Resort’s incredible Thanksgiving packages, a holiday getaway is affordable and full of family fun activities and a big feast. A two night trip for four is just $509.98 and that includes seats at the Thanksgiving buffet so your family can have a blast and create unforgettable memories this year! Activities include: a bean bag toss, coloring contest, pin the hat on the turkey, ring toss, arts and crafts, a hula hoop competition, candy bingo, story time, a limbo competition, and so much more. The entrees at Kalahari Resort’s buffet this year include: herb roasted turkey, roast beef, baked ham, fresh cod, and brown sugar glazed salmon. Add an endless choice of 22 delectable sides and delicate desserts, including a chocolate fountain and the whole family is sure to be incredibly satisfied. Did we mention there’s a special buffet just for the kiddos? Kalahari’s buffet will be from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and reservations are recommended. Menu and pricing: http://www.kalahariresorts.com/ohio/news-and-events/thanksgiving-celebration.

Chula Vista Resort – Stay for three nights this upcoming holiday weekend and receive buffet access for four for free! What’s the best part of that deal? You can choose from three buffet options: breakfast, brunch, or dinner. Wow! For a full day of unforgettable holiday meals, Chula Vista Resort is the place to be. The weekend will also be jam-packed with Thanksgiving themed activities such as: a scavenger hunt, word games, turkey trot bingo, treat decorating, a creation station, wagon rides, and goodnight story time. This is a thanksgiving the whole family will cherish forever! Menus, pricing and activity details: http://www.chulavistaresort.com/Plan-Explore/Specials-Packages/Specials/Thanksgiving-Weekend.aspx.

Field’s – Dining elegance meets a family friendly atmosphere for a classy Thanksgiving meal experience. Open from 12-7, Field’s at The Wilderness’ two-course meal with delectable accompaniments and incredible desserts is sure to impress the entire family. Their dinner rolls are so delicious you will be full by the time the melt-in-your mouth turkey makes its way to the table. Add the classic Thanksgiving favorites and a finale of either pumpkin or apple pie and this Thanksgiving meal will keep you and your family coming back for years. Menu and pricing: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Fields-at-the-Wilderness/194655547238920.

Moosejaw – Some of the best pizza in The Dells can also be a part of your Thanksgiving buffet at Moosejaw! You can also enjoy turkey, baked ham, a wide variety of delectable pies, mashed potatoes, sweet corn, stuffing, veggies dinner rolls, cranberry sauce, Wisconsin classic beer and cheese soup and much more! The kids will love the downstairs game room and since Moosejaw is a microbrewery, beer lovers will be satisfied too. A fun, laid-back, work-free Thanksgiving is just a phone call away! Menu and pricing: http://www.dellsmoosejaw.com/modules/event/detail.php/offset/1/date/2014-11-27/page/1/back/0/id/20.

Trappers – A truly grand buffet, Trappers Turn is hosting an unforgettable feast starting at 11 a.m. Choose from entrees, enhancers, chilled accents, desserts and a special dinner and dessert buffet for children. Some highlights include: turkey, prime rib roast, creamed mashed potatoes, bacon and onion casserole, shrimp cocktail, a chocolate fountain, ice cream and cheesecake bar, macaroni and cheese, a create your own cookie station and mounds more! This buffet has something for everyone so you know the whole family will be full and satisfied. Menu and pricing: http://www.trappersturn.com/dining/the-restaurant/holidays-special-occasions/.

Buffalo Phil’s – For a delicious Thanksgiving day buffet to satisfy the whole family, stop by Buffalo Phil’s Pizza & Grille! They will be serving all of the traditional favorites including: sliced roast turkey, mashed potatoes and gravy, stuffing, green bean casserole and much more. Menu and pricing: http://www.buffalophilsgrille.com/modules/event/detail.php/nav_id/2/date/2014-11-27/page/1/back/1/id/67

With so many choices, there’s no reason not to spend this upcoming long holiday weekend in Wisconsin Dells! For the easiest, tastiest, most memorable Thanksgiving yet, book your stay and Thanksgiving meal reservations today!