If braving Beijing’s chilly evenings for that Thanksgiving feast being offered around town is not an option, then making a homemade feast will require you know just where to get the traditional turkey ingredient. Here is a list of the places that are offering already stuffed turkey pre-cooked or a fully cooked turkey also there are options of where to get a frozen turkey:
Piazza Cafe on Yu Yang Lu across from Capital Paradise makes ready-to-carve turkeys. Orders to be placed in advance. Piazza café (8046 2020/8046 7788).
is offering cooked and stuffed turkeys that serves up to ten people and includes mixed vegetables, a baked potato, and cranberry sauce. RMB 1,088 (8-9kg) bird costs RMB 1,088 and serves up to ten people. Alternatively, honey roasted ham is available for RMB 158 per kilo, with a minimum order of 1.5kg. The Yard- Europlaza (8049 9449 / 135 2188 6500)
pre-order an oven ready or already cooked turkey, ham boneless turkey breast, smoked/ gravlax salmon and pies from the Village Café
. Dishes available November 25-30. Opposite House (6417 6688).
is offering cooked turkey for delivery or pick up that comes with a cranberry stuffing, gravy and vanilla bread. A whole turkey is going for RMB 780 (pick up) and RMB 880 (plus delivery fee) while half a turkey is going for RMB 380 (pick up) and RMB 480 (plus delivery fee). Grandma’s Kitchen Jianwai Soho branch (5869 3055).
has different turkey sizes to choose from as part of a set menu with all the trimmings is available for pick up. Advanced notice required. RMB 1,280 (12-14lbs), RMB 1,980 (18-20lbs), RMB 880 (12-14Ibs, turkey only) and RMB 1,280 (18-20Ibs, turkey only). Chef Too (6591 8676)
is offering a home-cooked turkey is also available to be delivered to your door from Daily Treats. The Westin Chaoyang (5922 8880).
The Deli shop at the Traders
T-Bazaar will this Thanksgiving diners a takeaway menu with a roasted whole turkey and roasted vegetables with cranberry sauce, which will be going for RMB 900RMB and RMB 48 for an addition of pumpkin pie. Advanced notice required. Traders Hotel (6505 2277, www.shangri-la.com/en/property/beijing/traders
will be offering a 7-8kg slow cooked turkey with dried fruit and chestnut stuffing, honey glazed vegetable, gravy, cranberry sauce and giblet jus. Place your order 48 hours in advance. Fairmont Beijing (8511 3623, firstname.lastname@example.org
). This offer will be valid till December 26.
Lily’s American Diner
is offering a fully cooked thanksgiving takeaway with turkey for RMB 95 per kilogram, sides, and a whole pumpkin or apple pie for RMB110.
will be offering a take-away Thanksgiving option of cooked or uncooked turkey at RMB 160/ RMB 140 per kilogram and added sides.
at the Westin Beijing Chaoyang Hotel is offering a holiday take-away menu of roasted turkey, chestnut/apricot/chipolata sausage stuffing and with brussel sprouts/carrots/potatoes on the side with red wine sage for RMB 1,388. Delivery within the third ring road cost an extra RMB 200. Orders to be placed 48 hours in advance. This offer is valid till December 25.
Schindler’s Food Center has frozen pre-cooked turkeys for RMB 58 per kilogram. Roughly 10kg per bird. Cathay View Plaza, 2 Xianjiang Beilu, Chaoyang District (8470 2076, 135 2225 5868) 朝阳区香江北路002号观塘广场
BHG Market Place
is offering frozen pre-cooked turkey for RMB 57.60 per kilogram. Smaller turkeys weighing 6-8kg also are also available.
is selling frozen pre-cooked turkeys for RMB 55 per kilogram.
is selling frozen pre-cooked for RMB 98 per kilogram and the largest one weighing in at 9kg. Orders to be placed two days in advance.
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