We all love the Thanksgiving holiday! However, the tricky part about this day is that you might spend the whole time cooking, cleaning and serving your loved ones. Well, this is tiresome, to say the least.

Therefore, if you want to avoid this mess and get your food for Thanksgiving from a great spot, that's better. We have rounded up five restaurants open for Thanksgiving in Ocala, which you should definitely check out!

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Golden Corral
Restaurant $$
2605 East Gulf to Lake Hwy, Inverness FL, 34453
Golden Corral is located along South West collage road in Ocala. During Thanksgiving, this restaurant will be open to serve you a buffet with various delicious goodness. Your traditional Thanksgiving favorites, such as mashed potatoes, turkey, and pumpkin pie, will be available on the menu.
You can also choose food from their regular menu. You can get seafood like shrimp, bourbon street chicken, different salads, their famous yeast rolls and more. The Thanksgiving buffet will be from 10 AM to 9 PM.
Bob Evans
Restaurant $
4985 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala FL, 34470
You do not have to make Thanksgiving breakfast at home since Bob Evans will be open. This restaurant has the signature farmer’s choice products on the menu.
You can also get fresh eggs, hash browns, home fries, French toast and more. They will be open from 10 AM to 9 PM, so come and enjoy the various foods prepared on this day.
Restaurant
53 S Magnolia Ave, Ocala FL, 34471
You do not have to make Thanksgiving breakfast at home since Bob Evans will be open. This restaurant has the signature farmer’s choice products on the menu.
You can also get fresh eggs, hash browns, home fries, French toast and more. They will be open from 10 AM to 9 PM, so come and enjoy the various foods prepared on this day.
Braised Onion Restaurant
Restaurant $
754 NE 25th Ave, Ocala FL, 34470
The Braised Onion will also open on Thanksgiving, serving you delicious and filling meals as usual. You can get braised short ribs, chicken pot pie, prime rib, shrimp, fries and more on the menu.
All your foods will be made from scratch by well-experienced chefs. This restaurant offers a mix of modern and old-fashioned vibes, so you'll undoubtedly enjoy your stay here!
Restaurant
2436 E Silver Springs Blvd, Ocala FL, 34470
If you want to try Italian food or treat yourself to some on Thanksgiving, this is the restaurant you should visit! Mesa De Notte never disappoints when serving delectable and fresh Italian dishes. They will be open for Thanksgiving, offering both takeout and dine-in options!