Aventura
786-279-6600
Bourbon Steak in Aventura is doing more than serving up turkey this holiday season. Starting on Saturday, Nov. 21, the Michael Mina restaurant will offer a free cooking demo on how to fry a turkey. Advance sign up is required. The class begins at 2 p.m. and includes a tour of the on-site herb and fruit gardens by chef Daniel Buss. Thanksgiving Day will consist of three offerings: Thanksgiving specials (seasonal small plates such as Thai coconut soup, Maine dumplings, foie gras and more); a Thanksgiving Day buffet in the veranda (Cost $65 adults; $32.5 children seating between 3:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Reservations required) and a more affordable three-course prix-fixe menu available for lunch and dinner at the Cascatta Grille (Cost $36 adults; $18 children between noon and 3 p.m. and 6 and 10 p.m.).

Kitchen 305
Newport Beachside Hotel and Resort
16701 Collins Ave.
Sunny Isles Beach
305-749-2110
Kitchen 305 hosts a 305 Thanksgiving Day buffet dinner. The night's items include starters such as butternut squash bisque and apple walnut salad, entrees like Virgina honey-mustard-glazed ham, roasted turkey with cranberry orange marmalade, haricot casserole with shiitake mushrooms and garlic mashed Idaho potatoes and a range of desserts including a crepe station and apple, pumpkin and peach pie. The meal costs $29.

The Biltmore Hotel
1200 Anastasia Ave.
Coral Gables
1-800-727-1926
The Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables opens up to serve two types of Thanksgiving Dinner. At the Palme d'Or Restaurant a four-couse, French-style dinner complete with farm-raised turkey and foie gras gravy, pumpkin soup and pecan pie will be served with wine pairings. At The Biltmore's Fontana Restaurant guests will be able to dine on a Tuscany-inspired meal with selections such as ravioli stuffed with pumpkin in a brandy and shallot light cream, braised boneless free-range turkey and brioche bread poached in light rum syrup. A Sunday Champagne brunch will also be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. following Thanksgiving Day.
Cost: $80 at Palme d'Or Restaurant and $59 at Fontana Restaurant. Available from 6 to 10 p.m. Brunch $85 adults; $37.5 for children between 5 and 11 years of age.

Cafe Prima Pasta
414 71st. St.
Miami Beach
305-867-0106
Cafe Prima Pasta in Miami Beach will offer a fusion-style Thanksgiving. The night's menu will be a blend of Argentinean and Italian. The prix-fixe event includes stuffed turkey and desserts, a Bellini and coffee. The $45 menu will be available from 5 p.m. to midnight. An a-la-carte menu will also be available.