Are you one of the many truck drivers who will be on the road this Thanksgiving making a pick up or delivery instead of sitting down for a turkey dinner with your family?
With the giving holiday season quickly approaching, it’s no secret that this is a busy time of year for carriers. In fact, with the limited capacity the transportation industry is currently experiencing, right now is a good time for truckers to make money.
If you’re going to be one of many truck drivers braving snow, ice, and/or traffic this Thanksgiving and would still like to have a turkey dinner, check out this list of restaurants and truck stops open on Thursday, Nov. 22. Stop in and enjoy a meal with an extended family.
If dining out isn’t for you, join Meals for 18 Wheels on Facebook. This awesome volunteer squad focuses on bringing meals to drivers who are on the road and gets bigger every year. Drivers fill out a form if they want to be included in meal delivery. In addition, this incredible community helps truckers in emergency situations. Volunteer or let them know you’ll be driving!
Bob Evans is open Thanksgiving and offers a feast for just $14.99. It even includes pie!
In appreciation for all the drivers who keep America moving, the Boise Stage Stop in Boise, Idaho, will provide a free turkey dinner along with all your favorite sides on Nov. 22. Bring your CDL and enjoy a free meal along with raffle tickets for a chance to win a prize!
Country Pride and Iron Skillet restaurants inside TA Petro stops will offer a traditional Thanksgiving feast. Prices and participating locations vary.
Denny’s has a variety of festive flavors they’re offering this year in addition to a turkey and dressing dinner. You can now order online or call ahead.
The Dysart’s in Hermon and the Dysart’s on Broadway in Bangor will have a variety of Thanksgiving dinners to choose from if you’re all the way up north in Maine. Visit their Facebook page for more information.
The Golden Corral is offering a Thanksgiving Day Buffet with roast beer, turkey, and ham to choose from, in addition to everything on their regular buffet.
The Jubitz and Cascade Grill in Portland, Oregon, is offering Thanksgiving dinner for $21.95 if you have a CDL – that’s a $3 savings! RSVP on their Facebook page.
Sizzlers locations across the United States are offering a Thanksgiving feast complete with pumpkin pie. Prices and participating locations vary.
Bring a buddy to T.G.I. Friday’s which has holiday feasts featuring two apps, two entrées, and two desserts starting at $20.
Truckin’ Bozo’s Bar & Grill in Millbury, Ohio, will provide a turkey dinner to drivers. Visit their Facebook event for more information.