Options to consider for your holiday meal
Here is a round-up of some of the restaurants serving Thanksgiving dinner, both traditional and untraditional, on turkey day:
John Ash &amp; Co. in Santa Rosa will serve a special menu of traditional Thanksgiving favorites from 1 to 8 p.m., along with non-traditional autumn dishes and desserts worthy of grandma. 527-7687. 4330 Barnes Road, just off Highway 101 at River Road. vintnersinn.com.
Safari West in Santa Rosa will serve a Thanksgiving feast -- with a touch of Africa -- at noon and 4 p.m. $60 adults, $20 kids 4-12, including tip and tax. 3115 Porter Creek Road. www.safariwest.com.
The Big 3 in Sonoma will serve a Thanksgiving brunch from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. and a special Thanksgiving menu from 2 to 9 p.m. Sante restaurant at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn will serve a Thanksgiving buffet in the dining room from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Packages for lodging are available. 938-9000. 96 and 100 Boyes Blvd. www.fairmont.com/Sonoma.
Carneros Bistro &amp; Wine Bar in Sonoma will serve a special three-course Thanksgiving menu with choices for each course. $55, $30 for children. 1325 Broadway St. 935-6600. www.thelodgeatsonoma.com.
Brix restaurant in Napa will serve a three-course, prix fixe Thanksgiving dinner from to 2 to 8 p.m. $65. Wine flight is an additional $35. 944-2749. 7377 St. Helena Highway, Napa. www.brix.com.
Fish Story in Napa is serving a "Lobster for the Price of Turkey" three-course, prix fixe menu from 2 to 7 p.m. featuring a Maine Lobster Boil with fingerling potatoes, green beans and butter. $45. (There is a turkey option as well.) 251-5600. 790 Main St. www.fishstorynapa.com.
Nick's Cove in Marshall will host a Thanksgiving dinner with three seatings featuring the bounty of West Marin farms and fishermen. Seatings are at 12:30 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. $49. (415) 663-1033. 23240 Highway One. www.nickscove.com.