LEBANON, Tenn. (November 19, 2008) – As Thanksgiving approaches, you can smile knowing that your family will enjoy a hearty Thanksgiving meal with all the fixin’s, and you don’t have to do the fixing! Spend Thanksgiving visiting with your family and let Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® take care of the kitchen work. You and your family can come down to the store for a no-fuss feast, or bring the feast straight to your home!
There’s plenty of room at our table if you want to come enjoy a hearty Thanksgiving meal in our restaurant and old country store. You can have a complete traditional feast: oven-roasted turkey breast with creamy turkey gravy served with made-from-scratch cornbread dressing; a sampling of baked sugar-cured ham; sweet potato casserole with caramel pecan topping; your choice of an additional country vegetable; cranberry-orange relish; fresh biscuits or corn muffins served with real butter; a Coca-Cola® beverage of your choice; and a slice of pumpkin pie with pecan streusel topping, all for $8.99 for adults, $4.49 for children. This special Thanksgiving offering is available only on Thursday November 27th, beginning at 11 a.m.
If everyone is planning to come to your house for the Thanksgiving meal, serve our Thanksgiving Dinner To Go. Spend time with your company instead of in the kitchen because this high-quality no fuss-feast feeds six people and features oven-roasted turkey breast with creamy turkey gravy plus made-from-scratch cornbread dressing; a sampling of baked sugar-cured ham; your choice of three country vegetables; cranberry-orange relish plus a baker’s dozen of either fresh biscuits or corn muffins, all for $49.99. Phone ahead and let us know what time you want to pick up your no-fuss feast, we’ll have it hot and ready to go when you arrive.
Cracker Barrel can also help you serve dessert! We have four selections of freshly baked Holiday Pies for you to choose from for $8.49. Our selections are Pecan Pie, Chocolate Pecan Pie, Apple Pecan Streusel Pie and No Sugar Added Apple Pie.
“Our customers tell us that they want to focus on spending time with their families in a relaxed environment without having to worry about the cooking and cleaning that goes along with making a traditional Thanksgiving meal, ” says Chris Ciavarra, Vice President of Brand and Menu Strategy for Cracker Barrel. “We're pleased to be open all day to make it possible for them to relax and truly enjoy the holiday!”
Cracker Barrel will be open during its regular hours – 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. – on Thanksgiving for travelers and neighbors alike who know that they can count on Cracker Barrel to provide the high quality food and warm hospitality they have come to expect.
About Cracker Barrel
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® restaurants provide a friendly home-away-from-home in their old country stores and restaurants. Guests are cared for like family while relaxing and enjoying real home-style food and shopping that’s surprisingly unique, genuinely fun and reminiscent of America’s country heritage…all at a fair price. The restaurant serves up delicious, home-style country food such as meatloaf and homemade chicken n’ dumplins as well as its signature biscuits using an old family recipe. The authentic old country retail store is fun to shop and offers unique gifts and self-indulgences.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of the publicly held CBRL Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRL). Cracker Barrel was established in 1969 in Lebanon, Tenn. Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. operates 600 company-owned locations in 41 states. Every Cracker Barrel unit is open seven days a week with hours Sunday through Thursday, 6 a.m. – 10 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, 6 a.m. - 11 p.m. For more information, visit crackerbarrel.com