Wineries and Restaurants Open Thanksgiving 2021

Wouldn’t it be lovely to enjoy a family outing at a Sonoma County winery or restaurant on Thanksgiving Day? Happily, many Sonoma County wineries and restaurants are open on the holiday, enabling you to take in the region’s beautiful fall scenery, taste local wines, and find the perfect bottle to enjoy with a Thanksgiving dinner…that you don’t have to cook!

Here are some of the Sonoma County wineries and restaurants that are open on Thanksgiving Day 2021:

Wineries Open on Thanksgiving

Bodega Bay

Santa Rosa

Benovia Pinot Noir and Chardonnay
Benovia Winery


Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving turkey and all the trimmings on a wooden serving board
Thanksgiving dinner at Dry Creek Kitchen

Dry Creek Kitchen, Healdsburg

On Thanksgiving Day, guests at Dry Creek Kitchen will be able to craft their own three-course prix fix menu . Full details here.

Gravenstein Grill, Sebastopol

In West Sonoma County, Gravenstein Grill is offering a Thanksgiving menu that includes local Willie Bird Turkey two ways (roasted breast and confit legs), a vegan pumpkin stew, and all the traditional trimmings. See full menu here.

Warm, glowy interior of the dining room at John Ash & Co. at night, pictured through a window
John Ash & Co.

John Ash & Co., Santa Rosa

Surrounded by the Vintners Resort‘s 92 acres of lush vineyards and landscaped gardens, John Ash & Co. was the first Sonoma County restaurant to introduce the concept of cooking seasonally with fresh, local foods and produce, then pairing these exceptional recipes with wines from the region. Theirs is a Thanksgiving dinner you can feel truly thankful for. 

La Gare French Restaurant, Santa Rosa

In Railroad Square, La Gare’s Thanksgiving menu (available for outdoor, on-site dining or for takeout) includes the choice of traditional oven-roasted turkey, Angus Prime Rib au jus, wild Alaskan salmon filet, or pumpkin ravioli.

Salt & Stone, Kenwood

Celebrate Thanksgiving with a traditional three-course dinner, accompanied by a choice of several appetizers, including oysters. Price depends on the entree chosen. See the menu here. 

A fully set dining table next to a window with a sunset view of the sea
Tides Wharf Restaurant

Tides Wharf Restaurant, Bodega Bay 

Celebrate Thanksgiving on the Sonoma coast with specials like seafood fettucini and cedar plank salmon, as well as the traditional roasted turkey with stuffing, gravy, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, and seasonal vegetables.

Have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday in Sonoma County!

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