Get yourself an Easter treat at these Southern California restaurants and chains – Press Telegram
Hosting a full Easter Sunday dinner could be a bigger challenge than usual this year, given supermarket shortages and a lack of dining options due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
There are, however, many restaurant chains offering take-out and delivery on Sunday April 12, and some are offering special menus for Easter.
Here is a sample:
Boston Market: A heat-and-serve family meal for 12 includes a boneless honey-glazed half ham, boneless turkey breast, cranberry relish, mashed potatoes and gravy, creamed spinach, corn, cornbread and apple pie. Cost is $119.99 and pickup is April 10-12. A la carte orders are also available. bostonmarket.com
Cracker Barrel: The heat-and-serve dinner for four to six people includes raw ham, rolls and a choice of two sides. Additions include half a gallon of tea and slices of coke cake. The cost is $59.99. A meal for 10 with three sides and two buttermilk pies is $139.99. Pickup is available until April 12. crackerbarrel.com
Daily grills: Ham or roast chicken dinners for two people at $60 or four to six people at $125. Meals include bread, salad, three sides and a dessert. dailygrill.com/family-easter-dinner-order
Golden Corral: Family-style meals include 24 pieces of fried chicken, $59.99; glazed ham for six to eight people, $74.99; and 48 ounces of prime rib for six to eight people, $199.99. All meals include mashed potatoes and gravy, rolls, choice of two sides and choice of pie. Online orders were required seven days in advance. Golden Corral suggests calling your local restaurant if you still want to try ordering. togo.goldencorral.com
King’s Seafood Company/Water Grill: King’s Seafood Company, based in Costa Mesa, has several restaurants and will offer two Easter feasts that can feed four to six people. A 9-pound bone-in spiral ham dinner is $120 and a bone-in prime rib roast is $195. Both include mashed potatoes, green beans, salad, sourdough bread, and bread pudding. Pickup is Saturdays only at the Water Grill, 3300 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa. kingsseafood.securetree.com/Easter
Lawry: Two of its three full-service Southern California restaurants offer single-serving lamb dinners for Easter. Five Crowns in Orange County serves a Colorado rack of lamb with spring peas and mint pesto for $59. 3801 E. Coast Highway, Corona del Mar, lawrysonline.com/five-crowns
Tam O’Shanter in the village of Atwater offers roast shoulder of lamb with roast fingerling potatoes, wild mushrooms, spring peas and carrots for $45. 2980 Los Feliz Blvd., Los Angeles, lawrysonline.com/tam-o-shanter
The holiday specials at Lawry’s The Prime Rib are the Chilean Sea Bass for $45 and the Roasted Cauliflower Steak for $26. 100 La Cienega Blvd., Beverly Hills, lawrysonline.com/lawrys-the-prime-rib-beverly-hills
Restaurant and bar for lazy dogs: A do-it-yourself pancake brunch kit feeds five to eight people and includes pancake mix, whipped cream, Nutella, syrup, and bananas; 15 eggs; 1 pound of bacon; breakfast potatoes; Coffee; Orange juice. It costs $45. Lazy Dog will begin taking orders on Wednesday, April 8. lazydogrestaurants.myshopify.com
Mary Callender: Ham and turkey dinners that serve four include mashed potatoes and gravy, cornbread, vegetables, and a whole pie. Call your local restaurant for pricing and availability. mariecallenders.com/menu#parties to go
Patina Restaurant Group: Meals for four or eight include a choice of glazed ham or herb-roasted leg of lamb, Yukon potato gratin, rolls, roasted baby carrots, asparagus, salad, deviled eggs and carrot cake. Prices are $120 and $190. Pickup April 11-12 from Nick + Stef’s Steakhouse, 330 S Hope St., Los Angeles; Ray’s + Stark Bar, 5905 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles; or Tangata Restaurant, 2002 N. Main St., Santa Ana. store.patinagroup.com/event/easter-by-patina/
Polly’s pies: Ham feasts for eight include a 40-ounce glazed ham, potatoes and gravy, vegetables, and a choice of apple pie, coconut cream pie, or four mini apple pie cakes. carrots. The cost is $99.99 and a small meal for four is available for $69.99. pollyspies.com
Specialty Restaurant Company: This Anaheim company has themed restaurants all over Southern California. Two offer Easter meals.
The Castaway Burbank offers three packages for two or four people: herb-crusted salmon, $60, $80; rack of lamb, $75, $100; or salmon and filet mignon, $110, $140. All meals include salad, vegetables, garlic mashed potatoes and tiramisu. Order by 5 p.m. April 10 for Saturday or Sunday pickup. 1250 E. Harvard Road, 818-848-6691, castawayburbank.com
Orange Hill in Orange offers packages that serve four to six people. Entrees are Orange-Honey Glazed Ham, $150; prime rib, $165; and slow-roasted turkey breast, $155. All include salad, bread, sides, and an apple and berry cobbler. Order by 5 p.m. April 10 for Saturday or Sunday pickup. 6410 E. Chapman Ave., 714-997-2910, theorangehillrestaurant.com