Gather the family and head Downtown to one of these favorite restaurants and choose from traditional or unique Thanksgiving options, many offered at discounted prices for children. Plus, parking is covered: Downtown metered parking is always FREE on holidays.

1913 Restaurant at the Omni Severin
The Thanksgiving buffet at 1913 Restaurant at Omni Severin from 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. features live music, fall cocktails and complimentary valet. Many options feature ingredients from local farmers. Carving table options include sage roasted turkey, maple bourbon ham and smoked sirloin, plus enjoy thanksgiving sides including whipped potatoes, root vegetables, Italian sausage stuffing, sweet potato casserole and more. Finish it all off with a variety of pies and cakes.
$45; $37 seniors; $21 children ages 6-12; FREE for 5 and under
Reservations: 396-3623

120 West Bar & Grill at the Hilton Indianapolis
Enjoy a Thanksgiving brunch buffet at 120 West from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Check out the from stations, including a made-to-order pasta station, an omelet station and a carving station. Buffet offerings include roasted duck breast, roasted pork loin and filet of salmon plus traditional side favorites such as traditional sour dough stuffing, corn bread stuffing and candied sweet potato. Kids can munch on peanut butter and jelly, pizza and more from the kid’s buffet.
$36.95; $26.95 seniors; $19.95 children ages 5 – 12
Reservations: 822-5914

Champps Americana
Head Downtown to Champps for a Thanksgiving dinner from noon – 7 p.m. All the traditional Thanksgiving fixings are included: roasted turkey, gravy, salad, seasonal vegetables, stuffing, cranberries and pumpkin cheesecake. Not in the mood for turkey and stuffing? Champps’ regular menu will be available as well.
$20; $7 children 12 and under
Reservations: 951-0033

Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Visit Ruth’s Chris from noon – 7 p.m. for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner featuring a seasonal pie for every family to take home. The regular menu will be available to order from.
$34.95; $10.95 children 12 and under
Reservations: 633-1313

Weber Grill
Let the grilling experts at Weber Grill serve your Thanksgiving meal. Weber Grill will open its doors from noon – 8 p.m. for a coursed “Fire-Grilled Thanksgiving Feast” (featuring starters, a main course, sides and desserts) in addition to its regular dinner menu. They also offer whole turkeys and Thanksgiving Party Platters To-Go for those celebrating at home.
$29.95; $10.95 children 10 and under
Reservations: 636-7600

Having a meal at home – but don’t want to do the heavy lifting? Pre-order complete turkey dinners from Shapiro’s Delicatessen for your Thanksgiving crowd. Shapiro’s Thanksgiving dinners include a turkey, gravy, three pounds of dressing, three pounds each of three additional sides and Shapiro’s famous rye bread or buns. Add their famous desserts and beverages. A 48-hour pre-order is required. To order, call 690-3036 or email kyle@shapiros.com ($86.95, serves 6-8 people).