Liberty Bar's pecan pie.
Everyone knows the best part of Thanksgiving is the pie. If you're making your own, well, props to you, but for the rest of us who simply don't have the time, there are plenty of places around San Antonio to place your Thanksgiving pie orders. Here's a round-up of your options, so you can make sure the isn't a mutiny at the dinner table due to a lack of pecan pie.
(1111 S. Alamo St., 210-227-1187) Liberty Bar is now taking Thanksgiving pie orders. Options include Mrs. Appleyard’s apple with currants, pecan (pictured above), buttermilk and fresh lime chess. Call or email | firstname.lastname@example.org
(Multiple locations, 210-225-4461) pies have been a part of every
San Antonio family's Thanksgiving dinner at some point. You can order their 9-inch apple, pumpkin, pecan, and lemon meringue pies online. Prices range from $6.49 to $9.49. All orders must be placed by the Monday, November 23 and picked up by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25.
CommonWealth Coffeehouse and Bakery
(118 Davis Ct., 210-560-2955) is accepting orders for pumpkin pies ($12.99 each) and pecan pies ($24.99 each) until Tuesday, November 24.
(306 Pearl Pkwy., 210-862-5582) has a number of pies ready to go for Thanksgiving, including pumpkin, pecan, Dutch apple and pumpkin cheesecake. Pre-orders must be submitted no later than Monday, November 23 and picked up Wednesday, November 25.
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Blue Star Provisions
(1414 S. Alamo St., 210-858-0329) had a pie tasting earlier this week, saddening all who missed it. But not to worry, you can still order a pie to pick up for Thanksgiving. You can choose from pecan, chocolate pecan, sweet potato, pumpkin and coconut cream with prices ranging from $20 to $26.99.
Délice Chocolatier & Patisserie
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(946 N. Loop 1604 W., 210-545-2200) has a number of pies for the people of Stone Oak who don't want to fight the traffic to get one. They offer bourbon pecan, apple, cinnamon apple Streusel, roasted pumpkin, pumpkin cheesecake, banana cream, and a chocolate caramel sea salt tart. Call for prices.
(Multiple locations, 210-828-1493) will serve up their Thanksgiving pies for $8.99 each. Apple, pumpkin, pecan, and sweet potato are available. Anyone who buys a whole pie gets a $5 gift card.
(5912 Broadway, 210-804-2473) has compact 9-inch pies ready for Thanksgiving, with their Southern pecan, chocolate pecan, rustic apple, key lime, spiced buttermilk, pumpkin, honey cheesecake and peach and blueberry cobbler. Place your order soon; prices vary.
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(1201 Austin Hwy., 210-822-3358) has their signature pies ready to order. Try their pumpkin, sweet potato pecan, Texas pecan, apple, meringue, chocolate ice box and maple pecan. Prices range from $16.50 to $19.
(4821 Broadway, 210-368-8600) offers a bevy of pie choices that you can pick up as soon as you find a parking space. Try the strawberry rhubarb or the honey balsamic blueberry. Or stick with the favorites like the pumpkin or pecan.
Tootsie Pie Co.
(129 Industrial, 210-737-6600) has you covered out in Boerne. They have all the pie staples and a few unique ones to mix it up like the eggnog pie. Prices range from $37.95 to $40.
(18402 Hwy. 281 N., 210-277-0308) has a simple fall pie selection that doesn't try to impress you with kale or quinoa or rutabaga. They have apple, pumpkin, and pecan.
Baking for a Cause
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(405 Florida St., 210-284-1044) will start taking orders for pumpkin and pecan pie on November 20 with pickup being on November 24. All proceeds will go to the San Antonio Food Bank. Pies are $10, but the group will also feature bread pudding ($15), peach cobbler ($15), dinner rolls ($8 for a dozen) and cornbread ($8 for a dozen).