The Best Thanksgiving Sides 2023

THESE STELLAR SIDE DISHES JUST MIGHT STEAL THE SHOW

BLT Steak’s Thanksgiving Sides
BLT Steak’s Thanksgiving Sides

Turkey may be the Thanksgiving dinner centerpiece, but it’s not Thanksgiving without the sides! Popular Thanksgiving sides can run the gamut from no-frills mashed potatoes & gravy to old-school green bean casserole, and they can also reflect the region, like Southern staples including biscuits, cornbread, and mac & cheese. The best part about Thanksgiving sides? You really can’t go wrong!

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Thanksgiving Side Dishes to Impress

Thanksgiving Sides

Loveless Cafe’s Southern Sides

Loveless Cafe has been a Nashville landmark since 1951, and this trio of southern sides is a pretty good indicator of why they’re so renowned: creamy mac & cheese, crispy hashbrown casserole, and creamed corn.

Mighty Quinn’s Barbecue Sides

Mighty Quinn’s Barbecue Sides

Pitmaster Hugh Mangum opened Mighty Quinn’s in New York City in 2011, and it’s home to some of the best BBQ on the Eastern Seaboard. This barbecue sampler pack of sweet potato casserole with pecans and maple, award-winning four-cheese mac & cheese, and burnt end baked beans is big enough to feed 16!

Thanksgiving Hand Pies

Panbury’s Hand Pies

Panbury’s lineup of double-crust savory hand pies are all made with the highest-quality ingredients, and are about as comforting as comfort food gets. Share this hand pies variety pack of their top-selling Steak & Stout, Country Chicken, Chicken Tikka Masala, Spinach & Feta, Chicken & Mushroom, and Chicken & Bacon pies.

Turkey With the Trimmings Pie

It’s Easy as Pie’s Turkey With the Trimmings Pie

This Thanksgiving Pie, from St. Louis’ It’s Easy as Pie, definitely delivers. The crust is made out of stuffing, and it’s filled with roast turkey, peas, carrots, cranberries, gravy, and a topping of your choice of mashed white or sweet potatoes.

Jack Stack’s BBQ Sides

Jack Stack’s BBQ Sides

These may technically be intended to eat alongside barbecue, but they’re also perfect for Thanksgiving! From Kansas City’s renowned Jack Stack, this trio of BBQ sides includes slow-cooked hickory pit beans, deliciously creamy cheesy corn bake, and savory cheesy potatoes.

Lobster Mac & Cheese

Hancock Gourmet Lobster Co.’s Lobster Mac & Cheese

Straight from Maine, this comforting and luxurious Lobster Mac is creamy mascarpone-cheddar sauce with sweet chunks of Maine lobster, all topped with a crunchy mix of panko bread crumbs, herbed butter, lemon zest, and parmesan cheese.

Chicken Pie

Centerville Pies’ Signature Chicken Pie

One of Oprah’s Favorite Things, this hearty chicken pie is overflowing with shredded poached chicken and rich gravy in a flaky double crust. No veggies, no frills, just chicken!

Pulled Pork Mac & Cheese

Puckett’s Pulled Pork Mac & Cheese

If you thought it was impossible to improve on mac & cheese, look no further than this pairing of rich & creamy cheddar mac with cherrywood-smoked BBQ pulled pork from Puckett’s, one of Tennessee’s most beloved BBQ joints.

BLT Steak’s Thanksgiving Sides

BLT Steak’s Thanksgiving Sides

BLT is one of New York’s most popular and successful steakhouses, so it goes without saying that they know their sides! This special-edition Thanksgiving side dish collection includes generous helpings of stuffing, Brussels sprouts, sweet potato mash, mashed potatoes, mac & cheese, and green beans.

Pies n Thighs Chicken Biscuits

Pies ‘n’ Thighs’ Chicken Biscuits + Sides

Home to arguably the best fried chicken in New York, Pies ‘n’ Thighs has gone above and beyond with this pack of their signature fried chicken cutlet biscuit sandwiches (with honey butter and hot sauce) along with sides of sausage gravy, smoked pork collard greens, and burnt ends baked beans.

Twice Baked Potatoes

Elegant Brie’s Twice Baked Potatoes

Quite possibly the perfect side dish, these twice-baked potatoes are loaded with garlic, bacon, onions, cheddar cheese, and sour cream and cream cheese for extra richness. Choose to add on mushrooms, blue cheese, or jalapeño for even more flavor!

Thanksgiving Steakhouse Sides

Lawry’s The Prime Rib’s Signature Steakhouse Sides

One of America’s most iconic and beloved steakhouses since 1938, Lawry’s is renowned for its signature prime rib surrounded by top-notch sides. Elevate your Thanksgiving with all of those legendary steakhouse sides: mashed potatoes & gravy, creamed spinach, and creamed corn!

If you’re looking for more extraordinary Thanksgiving sides, you can find a wide variety here. And that’s just the beginning: from Turkeys & Turduckens to picture-perfect Thanksgiving Pies, the finest Thanksgiving best sellers in America are all shipping to your door in time for the holiday!

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Dan Myers

Dan Myers is Goldbelly’s Senior Content Manager and Senior Editor of the Goldbelly Blog. He joined Goldbelly in 2020, and as the company’s primary copywriter he also writes copy for all brand marketing initiatives including marketing emails as well as on-page descriptions for all new merchants and products.

Before joining Goldbelly, Dan spent seven years as Deputy Editor for The Daily Meal, a food and drink website. During his time there, he wrote everything from news briefs to major tentpoles including the 101 Best Restaurants in America and the 50 Best Burgers in America, forming a base of knowledge that has served him well at Goldbelly.

Prior to joining The Daily Meal, Dan founded and spent several years running a neighborhood blog called Here’s Park Slope, based out of the neighborhood in Brooklyn. Its primary focus was on the opening and closing of local businesses (especially restaurants), and it was named Brooklyn’s Best Neighborhood Blog by The L Magazine.

Dan graduated from NYU with a degree in Communication & Mass Media, and still lives in Brooklyn with his wife Janie and French Bulldog, Nugget.