Eat & Support Local for Thanksgiving
Don't forget to dine local or shop local for your Thanksgiving meals! Here are local restaurants offering dining on Thanksgiving, offering items for pre-order and pick up or offering a special menu for the holiday, as well as specialty items and gifts
Buckalew's General Store - Melrose
Buckalew’s has a terrific selection of cheese, gourmet foods, and beautiful chocolates, perfect for making your Thanksgiving at home extra special.
Starting November 24, Buckalew’s is offering private holiday shopping hours for those who would feel more comfortable shopping alone or with a small “pod” of family or friends. Sign up for your slot HERE.
And, our popular beer advent boxes are back, and we have added wine boxes and 12 Days of Christmas and 8 Nights of Hanukkah options for 2020! Call 781-665-9622 to order.
Kennedy's Ice Cream Bar - Melrose
Pre-order delicious ice cream pies by Sunday, 11/22 by calling 781-662-1770. Pick any ice cream flavor! If you forget to pre-order, no problem! Stop by for a selection of ice creams to take home by the pint, ice cream sandwhich cookies and more (while they last!).
There is one final pre-holiday market OUTDOORS on November 22, 11 am – 2pm. We’ll have all the things you need for this year’s Thanksgiving preparations: pre-order turkeys, veggies, eggs, meat, fish, baked goods, greens, empanadas, koshari and unique handmade gifts! Reservations are strongly recommended, and can be made here.