Kemah has amusement rides, seaside shows daily, charming retail shops, and waterfront dining located just 25 miles from downtown Houston. One restaurant open for Thanksgiving Day is the Bayside Grille. Another idea is to take a two-hour cruise on a Star Fleet Yacht.

Kemah-What’s Open for Thanksgiving Dining? (alphabetical order)

Bayside Grille – Kemah Boardwalk

Menu:  Off the breakfast menu

Cost:  Open

Locations:  Bayside Grille, located adjacent to the Boardwalk Inn at The Kemah Boardwalk.

Thanksgiving Day Hours:  7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Reservations:  281-334-5351


Star Fleet Yachts

Float aboard one of Star Fleet’s yachts in Clear Lake and Galveston Bay on a two-hour Thanksgiving Day cruise with family and friends. Enjoy complimentary wine, Champagne, beer, juices, soda, tea and coffee, cocktails are on a cash-bar basis.  Live music will serenade you as you enjoy a gourmet dinner feast including turkey, ham, yams, green beans and pumpkin pie and carrot cake and more.  Ah, a Thanksgiving to remember on the water.

Menu:   Thanksgiving Gourmet Buffet

Cost:  Adults $79 and children (3 to 12 years) $$49

Locations:  Star Fleet Marina, 280 Grove Road, Kemah, TX, 77565

Thanksgiving Day Hours:  Cruise 1 - 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Cruise 2 – 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Reservations:  281-334-4692


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Kemah Boardwalk by Photo Pin