Thanksgiving Restaurants; Hours: Dunkin Donuts, Starbucks, Denny’s, Applebee’s, Golden Corral, IHOP, Marie Calender’s, Cracker Barrel, Waffle House, Burger King, and More

November 26, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

Thanksgiving is Thursday, and there are some chain restaurants open on the holiday.

 

Starbucks, Burger King, McDonald’s, Pizza Hut, and fast food places tend to be open Thanksgiving. Check local listings first.

Dunkin’ Donuts – Open

Applebee’s – Some will be open on the holiday. Remember to check hours.

Boston Market – Open for catering deals.

Golden Corral – Hours vary; there’s a Thanksgiving buffet.

IHOP – Some will be open.

Denny’s – Open 24/7 on Thanksgiving.

Cracker Barrel – Open normal hours.

Waffle House – Always open, 24/7.

Safeway – Normal hours until 6 p.m. May vary.

Trader Joe’s – Closed

Whole Foods – 8 a.m. – 11 p.m. Thanksgiving Day

Albertsons – Open normal hours until 4 p.m. Hours may vary.

Publix – Closed on Thanksgiving

Kroger – Open until 5 p.m. Hours may vary.

Walgreens – Usually open 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving. Pharmacy hours and availability vary; some are closed.

CVS – Usually open 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. on Thanksgiving. Pharmacy hours vary.

Rite Aid – Most stores open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Most pharmacies are open 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Walmart – Most stores open regular hours, but some open at 6 p.m.

Target – Most stores open 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving.

Kroger – Open starting from 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving.

Kmart – Open from 6 a.m. Thanksgiving. See hours.

McDonalds – Open Thanksgiving. Hours vary.

Starbucks – Open Thanksgiving. Hours vary.

Costco – Closed on Thanksgiving. Friday hours vary by location.

Staples – Open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving.

Sears – Open at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving.

Best Buy – Opens at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving

RadioShack – Open at 8 a.m. Thanksgiving.

Macy’s – Open at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving.

Kohl’s – Open at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving.

Gamestop – Closed Thanksgiving; open 12:01 a.m. Friday.

JCPenney – Open 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving.