Don’t feel like cooking?

Eat, play, stay and shop in
Portsmouth for Thanksgiving!



Demeters Steak House, Celebrate Thanksgiving with your loved ones and leave the preparations to Demeters! Demeters is once again thrilled to invite you to their home for our annual Thanksgiving buffet, featuring Turkey and prime rib carving stations, Shellfish raw bar, Thanksgiving sides, Holiday desserts, Specialty fall cocktails, Kid’s buffet available. Thursday, November 22nd, 11am-3pm. Check out their menu! 

Ri Ra Irish Pub & RestaurantOpen Thanksgiving Day Eve from 11 AM – 1 PM, Open Thanksgiving Day 5 PM – 1 AM. Offering a special menu with a heavy pie dessert option. Open Black Friday, 11 AM – 1 AM.

Roundabout Diner, Open Thanksgiving Day from 12pm – 4pm. Call 603-431-1440 to reserve your spot. Diner opens at 5:30 am.

Shearwater at Stage Neck Inn,  offering a wonderful mid-day Thanksgiving Buffet. For more information please visit their web page.

The River House will not be open for Thanksgiving day, but will be taking pre-orders for quarts or gallons of chowder to go. Call 603-431-2600 to add this delicious appetizer to your meal at home.

Three Chimneys Innserving dinner from 12pm – 4pm with a special Thanksgiving Menu.

The Clipper Tavern, will be opening at 9am on Thanksgiving Day serving breakfast sandwiches until 11. Also serving Thanksgiving dinner until 8 pm, and late night menu till 1 am. $5 Bloody Mary’s and Mimosas, too!

Throwback Brewery, Early open and close on Wednesday, November 21: 12 PM -7 PM, with a limited menu, Closed Thanksgiving, Late Open Thursday November 22, (for turkey hangover!) Friday, November 23: 2 PM – 9 PM.

SALT Kitchen & Bar, Enjoy an elegant three-course prix-fixe plated Thanksgiving dinner prepared by our team of award winning chefs.Reservations are strongly recommended | $59.95++ per adult, $25.95++ per child aged 2 – 12.

The Sheraton Hotel, Offering a Thanksgiving Buffet from 11am – 3pm. Call (603) 599-2611 to reserve your spot. $39 Adults, $19 Children (under 12), Children 3 and under complimentary. Prices do not include tax and gratuity. See the menu here.



Visit Strawbery Banke Museumoffering “Thanksgiving Traditions through Three Centuries” guided tours each weekend in November, plus Friday Nov 23 (day after Thanksgiving).

Trace the evolution of Thanksgiving from the Puritans’ holy day of thanks to today’s family feast and homecoming. In this active, fast-paced, and multi-sensory program, discover how Thanksgiving transcended time, place and culture to become the uniquely American holiday celebrated today. Meet costumed role players, create a harvest craft, and explore homes from three centuries. In small groups guided by a museum educator, find the common themes of this holiday over three hundred years: charity, survival, gratitude, national identity, and the celebration of family and community.  Recommended for ages 5 and up. Adults $15, children 5-17 $10, children under 5 free. To purchase tickets, visit their web page here.



Portsmouth has many warm & inviting lodging properties to enjoy during your holiday getaway. See the list here.

The Port Inn Retail Therapy Package: This offer starts on November 1st and is perfect for those looking to do some local holiday shopping. Includes shopping discounts at the outlets and other local stores. For more information, click here!

The Hotel Portsmouth & Ale House Inn: Offering 10% off midweek stays through November and December. enjoy the last of the fall foliage, do your holiday shopping, and get a jump start on winter activities—without the crowds!

Lark Hotels: Lark Hotels, is celebrating the year’s biggest shopping weekend with two special deals only available from Friday, November 23rd through Monday, November 25th. When using the code “CYBERMON18,” shoppers are able to access the following deals:

20% Off Every Property Through June: Guests can receive 20% off of a stay at any hotel any day of the week from November 23rd through June 30th, 2019. Certain blackout dates apply, but this is a great opportunity to save on that weekend getaway you’ve been eyeing! This deal must be booked through a specific hotel’s website using the code “CYBERMON18.” A full list of Lark Hotels can be seen here.

Gift Card Savings: With the purchase of any gift card over $200, receive an additional $30 gift card to give (or keep for yourself!). Gift cards can be used at any Lark Hotels property or restaurant and can be purchased via the Lark Hotels website.



Get the best holiday deals in Tax Free NH! See below for holiday specials!

Take home the perfect holiday gift by visiting our local shops! They’re offering are so many deals, we had to make an entire page for them! See it here.