There's so much involved when preparing for the big Thanksgiving feast. There's the cooking, cleaning up, dealing with family, at times it can seem like a lot. What about eating out at a local restaurant for Thanksgiving?

You and your family can enjoy Thanksgiving dinner stress free. Plus, you can make a mess at the restaurant and you don't even have to clean it up.

On that note, here are a few restaurants that will be open on Thanksgiving.

Brookshire Inn & Golf Club at 205 W. Church St. in Williamston. Thanksgiving buffet only served from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Reservations are required.

Capital Prime at 2324 Showtime Dr. in Lansing Township. They will have a buffet set up from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. and then dinner from 3 p.m. until 9 p.m.

Another great restaurant is the English Inn, Restaurant and Pub at 677 South Michigan Rd. in Eaton Rapids. A full dinner menu is available from 12-7 p.m. by reservation only.

For a complete list of Lansing area restaurants open on Thanksgiving, please click here on Lansing State Journal.