Create a Memorable Thanksgiving Feast with Inspiration from Yorktown

Whether you’re striving to be the hostess with the mostess, traveling to be with family, or making reservations, Yorktown has you covered this Thanksgiving!

Fresh eggs from Birch Knoll Farm
homemade pies


If you’re planning to do some cooking this holiday, Yorktown Market Days is your one-stop shop for great ingredients. Be sure to attend our Maritime Market on November 11 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and Harvest Market on November 18 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.) for fresh produce and baked goods. Below are some ideas of menu items you might find at our markets–and the vendors who supply them.

*The vendors listed above are some of our regulars, but be sure to check out This Week at the Market in the days leading up to the event to find out exactly who will be there.

Thanksgiving cookies from Carrot Tree Kitchens
Mobjack Bay Coffee Coasters and Petite Cafe entrance with pastry shelving display


If you’re traveling this holiday season, grab some local favorites to take on the go! 

Carrot Tree Kitchens: For delicious local fare, look no further than Carrot Tree. Preorder the delicious crowd pleasers listed on the menu below, including Green Bean Casserole, Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes, Granny’s Chicken Pot Pie, Pumpkin Mousse Cake, and nine different pies. Pickup is available Tuesday (11/21) and Wednesday (11/22).

Mobjack Bay Coffee Roasters & Petite Cafe: This active roastery has the best assortment of coffee and tea to take to your holiday destination. It’s the perfect gift for your host! Guests will be grateful for a warm cup of delicious brew to enjoy with their pumpkin pie. Check out their delicious cookies, muffins, and scones, as well!


Want a break from doing the dishes this year? Make a reservation and enjoy a relaxing meal! Water Street Grille’s annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet at Riverwalk Restaurant is a no-brainer. Their tasty menu will satisfy even the pickiest eaters. Reservations are required, so don’t delay on this one.

Water Street Grille Thanksgiving feast post from Facebook
Carrot Tree Kitchens Thanksgiving Day Menu for 2023