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Savory and Sweet Thanksgiving Treats in Downtown Harrisonburg

November 18, 2020 by Jeslyn Stiles

Let downtown do the cooking this year! No matter the size of your gathering or where you prefer to give your thanks, there are plenty of options downtown for those looking for a hand with the side dishes, desserts, or even the whole meal.

Montpelier Thanksgiving

Montpelier Restaurant and Chef Beau

Montpelier Restaurant and Bar is offering Ready-To-Serve Thanksgiving options available for pick-up on Thanksgiving Day from noon – 4 pm (orders must be placed by 4 pm on November 21st).
With a mix of meal options featuring mains, sides, and desserts, Chef Beau’s Thanksgiving recipes put a fresh spin on classic family favorites.

Montpelier Restaurant and Bar will also be serving chef-inspired Thanksgiving specials available for indoor table seating, curbside pickup, and In-room delivery ($5 delivery fee applies) from 5-9 pm on Thanksgiving Day through November 29, 2020 (while they last).

See the menus and learn more at

Finnigan’s Cove

Celebrate Thanksgiving with Finnigan’s Cove! They will be open Thanksgiving Day beginning at 12:30pm with a $12.99 dinner special including fresh baked turkey, mashed potatoes & gravy, homemade dressing, green beans, cranberry salad, and a roll. Add mac & cheese or a slice of pie for only $2 extra each! A limited appetizer, sandwich, and raw bar menu will also be available. Dine in or call ahead and get dinner to go! Visit Finnigan’s Cove online at

Friendly City Food Co op Thanksgiving

Friendly City Food Co-op

The Friendly City Food Co-op has all your favorite sides and sweets ready to go from their deli case! They also have local turkeys for sale- from Shenandoah Valley Organics (Farmer Focus brand), J&L Green, and Polyface Farms.

Joshua Wilton House

The Joshua Wilton House is excited to announce that they will be open Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26th.

The menu will feature a three course $68 pre fixe meal will all your Thanksgiving favorites, alongside chef-inspired dishes to celebrate the day.

Menu details are available at Please note that hours will be modified 12 – 4 pm Thanksgiving Day. Reservations are required and can be made at (540) 434-4464.

Bittersweet Bakery

Your oven’s going to be busy with the turkey, so let Bittersweet Bakery do the baking! Preorder a selection of their sweet and savory treats for pickup before the big day. Thanksgiving preorders END Saturday 11/21, so order online today!

Heritage Bakery

Heritage will be closed the entire week of Thanksgiving this year so instead of fulfilling orders, they will be sharing 4 of their favorite fall recipes for you and your family to make! Enjoy their apple frangipane, apple almond galette, pumpkin chai bundt cake with a browned butter glaze and vegan rosemary chocolate chip cookies fresh from your home kitchen. You can find the recipes on their website here.


Clementine is also here to lend a hand with your baking this year! From classic favorites to delicious specialties, including vegan and gluten-free options, these baked goodies would be a welcome addition to any table. To place your order, email or call 540-801-8881 and ask for Karen.