Upstream and Mimosa Grill Serve Up Delicious Thanksgiving Meals For the Family


The tables will be set and the meal ready when you arrive at two of Charlotte’s best known restaurants for Thanksgiving Dinner on November 25. Taking the stress out of this traditional “cooking” holiday are Southpark’s Upstream and Uptown’s Mimosa Grill, each offering a traditional meal of Thanksgiving fare, with everyone’s favorite sides, homemade desserts and a few extra special dishes to make the day memorable.

Upstream, located at Phillips Place in Southpark, will be open from 11am-7pm serving its traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Price is $34.95 per person; $14.95 for children age 12 and under. Reservations are required and can be made at704.556.7730 .

Mimosa Grill, located in Uptown at 321 South Tryon Street, will present a family-style Southern Table. Guests will be greeted with a freshly made basket of breads and rolls before selecting a starter. Several entrée choices, includingSlow Roasted Free Range Turkey with Roasted Turkey Gravy, Spit Roasted & Herb Rubbed Prime Rib of Beef with Horseradish Sauce, Apple Cider Cured & Smoked Pork Loin with Apple Jam, and Cedar Plank Roasted Salmon with Warm Mustard, will be available for guests who may choose up to two selections for the table. Chef Jon Fortes will feature his favorite Thanksgiving sides, such as Spice Roasted Sweet Potatoes, Crème Fraiche Yukon Mashed Potatoes, Green Bean Casserole, Cranberry-Cherry Relish, Old Fashioned Squash Casserole, Aged Cheddar Mac and Cheese, and Cornbread Sage Stuffing. For those with room for dessert, Mimosa’s Chef Nicole will present a plate of miniature desserts at each table. Mimosa’s Southern Thanksgiving Table is $24.95 per person. Reservations are highly suggested at704.343.0700.

Prefer to dine at home, but don’t want to cook? Mimosa Grill is offering a completely prepared Thanksgiving Dinner perfect for your family’s needs. At just $24.95 per person, you can receive a delicious three course meal (including turkey, sides and dessert), neatly packaged and ready for serving on Thanksgiving Day. Call Mimosa Grill at 704.343.0700 to pre-order and then pick up your meal on Wednesday, November 24, after 4pm or Thursday, November 25, between 8am and 11am.

Upstream is located in Charlotte’s Southpark area at 6902 Phillips Place, at the Phillips Place shopping area. Hours of operation: Monday-Thursday, 11:30am -10:00pm; Friday-Saturday, 11:30am-11pm; Sunday, 10:30am-10pm; Sunday Brunch, 10:30am-2:30pm. Reservations are accepted at 704.556.7730. Visit online at www.upstreamseafood.com.

Mimosa Grill is located at South Tryon Street, at 2 Wachovia Center in Uptown Charlotte. Hours of operation are: Monday – Thursday, 11am-10pm; Friday, 11am-11pm; Saturday, 5pm-11pm; Sunday Brunch, 11am-3pm; and, Sunday Dinner, 6pm-9pm. Visit online at www.mimosagrill.com or telephone for more information, 704.343.0700.

Charlotte-based Harper’s Restaurant Group is recognized as one of the Carolina’s fastest growing and most critically-acclaimed restaurant companies. The Group owns, manages and operates 7 locations, including Upstream, Mimosa Grill, Zink. American Kitchen and four Harper’s Restaurants throughout the Carolinas. For further information, contact Harper’s Restaurant Group at 704.375.9715 or visit the website at www.harpersrestaurants.com.