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Nov 20, 2006 4:16 AM

Mouth-watering Thanksgiving feasts await us this week. You’re sure to find good specials at all of your favorite casinos this Thursday. We’ve selected a few to get you started.

The Promenade Café at the Rampart Casino will be serving traditional Thanksgiving dinners from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. for $12.95 per person. Start with a choice of Complete Thanksgiving Dinner $12.95 Pumpkin Bisque Soup or a Caesar Salad and then select an entrée of Roast Turkey, Bourbon Orange Glazed Baked Ham or Crispy Duck Montmorency. A holiday dessert of pumpkin pie, crumb baked apple pie or pecan pie is included. The Rampart Buffet will be serving from 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. for $16.95 per person.

Two delectable delicacies will be available at Fresh Harvest Café at Sam’s Town. The tom turkey entrée serves up slices of turkey with gravy, dressing, mashed potatoes and fresh vegetables for $9.99. The tempting glazed ham dinner includes ham, fruit sauce, sweet yams, mashed potatoes and holiday vegetables for $8.99. The Thanksgiving Day holiday menu will be available 11 a.m. — 11 p.m. and will replace the usual blue plate special that day. The Thanksgiving Day menu at Sam’s Town Firelight Buffet provides traditional favorites for the holiday. The buffet’s Champagne brunch comprises of a traditional turkey dinner served with all the trimmings including sweet potato streusel and a salmon filet with cranberry burr blanc. A carving station will feature roasted prime rib and honey baked ham. Firelight Buffet’s vast selection of Chinese, Mexican, regular hot and cold foods, holiday desserts and ice cream will also be available. The Thanksgiving Day buffet will be served 9 a.m. — 9 p.m. and is $12.99 for Prime Rewards members.

Several Thanksgiving Day additions to the already extensive Seasons Buffet at Silverton Casino are sure to delight. For the meat lover, entrées include roasted prime rib au jus, roasted turkey with cornbread stuffing, apricot glazed spiral ham, three-peppered chicken and rosemary and garlic crusted pork loin. Other classic Thanksgiving fixings include mashed fingerling potatoes, candied yams, butter poached baby potatoes, creamy sweet corn, green beans with toasted almonds and white chocolate & raspberry bread pudding. Seasons will serve their Thanksgiving Day specialties from 10 a.m. — 9 p.m. for $14.95.

Ellis Island Casino will be serving their annual traditional Thanksgiving feast for $9.95 including all the fixin’s and a special delicious dessert from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Happy Thanksgiving to all.