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Chicago's Best Thanksgiving Meals — No Cooking Required!

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    Is it just us, or did Thanksgiving creep up like a thief in the night? Before you know it, you'll be shopping in jam-packed stores and attending copious festive gatherings (bring on the spiked 'nog!). Since you're going to be pretty busy, we suggest you check pace yourself before you wreck yourself. One major area where you can give yourself more (browsing) downtime? The Turkey Day feast. Spare hours hunched over a cookbook and forget wrestling with Tom Turkey: Turn off the stove, because we've found the 13 best restos in town that can do all the cooking for you.

    Whether you want to go for a full-blown feast at a luxe hotel or simply pick up a premade bird (with all the trimmings, natch) to go, you've got choices — including a really delish vegan option. Even if you're only on dessert duty, we've got you covered. Who knows? This year may wind up being the best Thanksgiving ever (we found you extra time to shop, didn't we?). Now, that's something to be thankful for

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