Looking to host your own Thanksgiving feast with your Shenzhen family? Here’s a roundup of turkey deals available in Shenzhen, which will ease the hassle of holiday prep if you don’t feel like cooking.
Shenzhen’s British pub will slow roast your Thanksgiving turkey for you to enjoy in the comfort of your home. Birds include stuffing, gravy and cranberry sauce for RMB980 (6 kilograms) or RMB1,280 (8 kilograms). At least 48 hours notice required! Besides the turkeys, they have 5-kilogram honey-roast hams for delivery at RMB880. To reserve a bird, call or WeChat them at 159 8794 9007.
RMB880-1,280. George & Dragon.
Another viable online option for ordering a festive bird, JD.com offers US-imported pre-cooked and frozen turkeys.
Various prices. Click here to shop.
Kempinski’s Seasons Restaurant is offering roasted turkey for takeaway at only RMB158 per kilogram and baked ham at RMB168 per kilogram. Make sure to reserve 48 hours in advance! Call 888 8888 ext. 8321 to order. For more information click here.
RMB158-168 per kilogram. Kempinski Hotel Shenzhen.
Roasted Chilean turkey comes with bread, herb and vegetable stuffing along with cranberry sauce and turkey gravy. The meal is cooked by Sam’s Bakery Restaurant, please note cooked turkeys are delivered from Monday to Saturday as the chef has Sundays off, and three days notice is needed. As well, Nogogo Online Groceries will do their best to deliver the turkey to you as hot as possible, but cannot guarantee the temperature of the turkey upon arrival.
RMB880. Click here to shop.
Roasted turkey is going for RMB498 on November 28, book three days in advance at the deli counter and pickup with your receipt.
RMB498. See listings for Sam’s Club.
Four delicious roasts are available to order: roasted turkey (5 to 6 kilograms) for RMB688, roasted ham (5 to 6 kilograms) for RMB628, herb roasted leg of lamb (2.5 to 3 kilograms) for RMB628 or Australian steak (2.5 to 3 kilograms) for RMB888. Please call at least one day in advance, for more information click here.
RMB628-888. Sheraton Shenzhen Futian Hotel.
Snake Pit is offering a RMB788 delivery pack for a whole 6-kilogram Utah turkey with gravy and stuffing. Add WeChatID: Voytyuk to reserve your turkey for dinner.
RMB788. Snake Pit.
This reliable Sea World shop is selling birds that weigh in around 5 to 7 kilograms and are priced at RMB100 per kilogram, plus a RMB200 fee for cooking, which includes gravy and stuffing. Turkeys are imported from Chile. Ham is priced at RMB130 per kilogram with a cooking fee of RMB50. To ensure your roasts, drop by the store three or four days before to reserve. RMB300 deposit needed for turkeys and RMB100 deposit for ham. Call 2685 8295 for more information or to reserve.
RMB100-130 per kilogram. The Butcher Shop.
Silk at The Langham, Shenzhen will be offering authentic home-cooked turkey paired with a selection of wines for families to savor for a whole month starting from November 27. Imported turkeys slow roasted for four hours are paired with roasted mini pumpkins with spice, roasted brussels sprouts with thyme and orange zest, celery with raisins and roasted potato with rosemary. Guests can choose from two sauces, including cranberry with apple chutney or turkey gravy. Free delivery is offered within five kilometers of the hotel, a delivery fee will be charged for any additional distance. Visit Silk on the second floor of the hotel to arrange delivery services or call 8828 9888 ext. 8921.
RMB188 per kilogram. The Langham, Shenzhen.
Care to take on the challenge of cooking a whole bird yourself? Taobao, which is arguably the best place for penny pinchers (like ourselves) is the best place to buy a quality bird. Search ‘turkey’ (in English) on Taobao and you’ll see a wide range of birds available both pre-cooked and frozen. While you’re at it, you can pick up stuffing and other classic holiday side dishes on the e-commerce site.
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