Thanksgiving time can be a lot, but we’re here to help. From Black Friday specials on November 29 to online deals for Cyber Monday on December 2, here’s your guide to getting the most out of the holiday weekend!

Still haven’t solidified your Thanksgiving dinner plans? Here’s who is open or doing Thanksgiving carryout at LEYE restaurants across the country:

View Thanksgiving specials in Chicago | View Thanksgiving specials in the Twin Cities | View Thanksgiving specials in the Washington D.C. Metro Area | View Thanksgiving specials in Las Vegas


Black Friday



Beatrix Light & Fluffy Lemon Pancake
Beatrix Light & Fluffy Lemon Pancakes
WHEN: Friday, November 29, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: River North: 312-284-1377 | Streeterville: 312-642-0001 | Fulton Market: 312-733-0370
Take a break from shopping and stop into Beatrix for a Black Friday brunch featuring favorites such as Quinoa Cakes with Poached Eggs, Light & Fluffy Lemon Pancakes and Brown Sugar Bacon. Pair them with a fall cocktail like the Pumpkin Old Fashioned or a fresh-squeezed juice!

WHEN: Friday, November 29, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 630-491-1415
Before or after your Black Friday shopping, head over to Beatrix Oak Brook to fuel up with brunch favorites like Light & Fluffy Lemon Pancakes, Steak Chimichurri & Eggs and Brown Sugar Bacon. Be one of the first 100 tables of the day and enjoy a complimentary Chocolate Chunk Cookie, plus a $10 gift certificate to use for your next visit!

WHEN: Friday, November 29, Open early at 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-348-8886
Planning on taking the family to see the kick-off of the luminous light show at the Lincoln Park Zoo on Friday, November 29? Mon Ami Gabi, located just across the street, will be opening one hour early at 4:00 PM to get a jump on the holiday festivities.

WHEN: Friday, November 29, 9:30 PM – 2:00 AM
CONTACT: 312-664-2727
On Black Friday, DJ X will be spinning on the turntables and bottle specials will include $250 Partida, $200 Basic Vodka and $200 Bacardi. Cover is waived for the first 50 guests to enter the club.
Purchase VIP Express Entry Tickets here


Quality Crab & Oyster Bah
WHEN: Friday, November 29, 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM
CONTACT: 773-248-3000
Receive a gift card in the amount of your meal from 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM on Friday, November 29 at Quality Crab & Oyster Bah. Gift card restrictions apply.
Make a reservation at Quality Crab & Oyster Bah


Shaw's Key Lime Pie
Shaw’s Key Lime Pie

Shaw’s Crab House – Schaumburg
WHEN: Friday, November 29, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
CONTACT: 847-517-2722
Sick of turkey leftovers already? Get your seafood fill at Shaw’s as they are offering 25% off all carryout orders from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM on Black Friday. This offer is not valid for delivery.
View the menu at Shaw’s Crab House – Schaumburg


Tokio Asian Fusion 
WHEN: Friday, November 29, 11:30 AM – 10:00 PM
CONTACT: 847-278-5181
Shopping the best Black Friday deals at Woodfield Mall works up quite an appetite, and a need for a drink! Stop by on November 29 for Tokio Asian Fusion’s all day happi hour featuring half-price drinks and snacks including potstickers, maki and togarashi tots.
Make a reservation at Tokio Asian Fusion



Chicken and waffles
Summer House Chicken & Waffles

Summer House Santa Monica –  Bethesda
WHEN: Friday, November 29, Brunch 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
CONTACT: 301-881-2381
Summer House is your spot for Black Friday brunch featuring dishes such as Chicken & Waffles and Hashbrown Eggs Benedict with our homemade english muffin. Just call it extra fuel for some epic holiday shopping. Reservations are strongly encouraged.
Make a reservation at Summer House Santa Monica –  Bethesda


Cyber Monday 


Three Dots Skull Wall Mug
Skull Wall Mug from Three Dots and a Dash

Three Dots and a Dash
WHEN: Monday, December 2
This Cyber Monday, enjoy 10% off custom tiki mugs, festive apparel and more from the Three Dots and a Dash online merch shop. Minimum $100 order before tax is required.
Visit the Three Dots online merch shop


Planning to skip shopping and stay in for Black Friday? Here are a few Thanksgiving leftover recipes from our chefs to try!