Let’s talk turkey about Thanksgiving dinner: there’s no reason to spend all day cooking and cleaning when so many wonderful San Jose and Silicon Valley restaurants can do the work while you relax and enjoy time with friends and family.  Whether you want a classic turkey dinner with all of the fixings or you’re ready for something new, Silicon Valley restaurants are opening their doors on Thanksgiving and serving up something for everyone.  Read on to find Thanksgiving buffets at every price point, global takes on American staples, and plenty of options for those who would rather give thanks over a juicy steak or a plate of dumplings. Guide written by Rita Cameron

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