Restaurants That Will be Open on Thanksgiving
Lets address the elephant in the room, most people do not go out to eat at a restaurant on Thanksgiving day. However, it is a thing. If you're planning on dining out you might want to call ahead. Keep in mind that some of these chains will only be open on a regional basis. Others may be closed depending on the franchisee.
Here they are according to Insider -
- Applebee's - Multiple locations in Rockford
- Bahama Breeze - Closest location is Schaumburg, IL.
- Bob Evan's - Closest location is Joliet, IL.
- Boston Market - Closest location is Elgin, IL.
- Cracker Barrel - Located in Rockford
- Denny's - Located in Rockford
- Hooter's - Located in Rockford... because nothing says Thanksgiving like a Hooters trip
- McDonald's - Multiple locations in Rockford
- Starbucks - Multiple locations in Rockford... Because you need Starbucks everyday of the year.
- TGI Friday's - Located in Rockford
As always you should call the location ahead of time to double check that they'll be open.