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Eight Places to get your Christmas Meal To-Go


There is already so much to stress about during the holidays. Take a load off and let someone else do the cooking. These are our top picks for Christmas dinner to-go!


Get it to go from the Hotel Valley Ho! Let this iconic hotel make Christmas dinner for you. They're offering afamily-style meal from ZuZu featuring your choice of ready-for-the-oven prime rib (starting at $139) or maple glazed ham (starting at $109), plus fully prepared sides and dessert. Add a white chocolate and cranberry bread pudding or peppermint Oreo custard pie for $15 ($25 if purchased without a family meal). Place your order by calling 480.421.7997 by December 21 at 5pm. Hotel Valley Ho is located at 6850 E. Main Street, Scottsdale, 85251. Visit www.hotelvalleyho.com for more information.


Match Market & Bar is offering a bountiful Christmas meal for to-go. Take home a four-course dinner with a first course choice of: cobb salad or honey crisp salad. Second course choice of: beef stew or loaded potato chowder and a third course of slow roasted prime rib with au jus and horseradish mousse served with sautéed spinach, roasted butternut squash and brussels sprout leaves. Dessert is Black Forest Cake by JL Patisserie

served with vanilla mascarpone cream and house-made cherry jam. Price is $55 per person (plus tax and gratuity).Orders must be placed by noon on Saturday, December 19. Call 602-875-8080 or email info@matchphx.com to reserve and specify your pick-up time on Christmas Day. Match Market & Bar is located at 1100. N. Central Avenue, Phoenix 85004. Visit www.matchphx.com for more information.


Sierra Bonita Catering is offering a complete take-and-reheat Christmas dinner with two different entree choices. The meals are available in serving sizes for two or four people and each dinner includes a salad, two side dishes and dessert. Entree choices are fennel-crusted pork tenderloin with bourbon glazed apples and braised red cabbage ($84 for two or $168 for four) or herb-crusted beef tenderloin roast with red wine au jus ($130 for two or $260 for four). The salad features greens, roasted sweet potatoes, quinoa, maple-candied pecans, goat cheese, and cranberry-champagne vinaigrette, and the sides are scalloped potatoes and haricot vert with crispy pancetta. Dessert is a croissant bread pudding with caramel and whiskey-lime sauce. Place your order by noon on December 17. Pick-up for pick up on December 24 between 1 am.-2pm. Sierra Bonita Catering is located at 8522 N. 7th Street, Phoenix, 85020. To place an order, visit www.sb-catering.com.


Aioli Gourmet Burgers has a couple delicious options available for Christmas; Dinner for 2 ($54) or 4 ($99). Each option includes rosemary crusted prime rib with ajou and horseradish cream, smoked honey glazed ham, three cheese mac & cheese, roasted vegetables, mashed potatoes, freshly baked rolls, cranberry relish and double crust apple pie (4 Slices). Additional sides are available for $8. To place your order email: info@aioliburger.com. All orders must be received by 3pm on December 17th for pick up or delivery on December 23rd. Pick Up Location & Time: BLT Kitchens, 739 E Dunlap Street, Phoenix, AZ 85020 – 11am-7pm. Delivery available for additional fee.

The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess always brings the magic! Bring the magic home this year with their Takeaway Christmas Brunch Kit. Each kit serves 4 and includes local baby lettuces, arugula, shaved fennel, celery, freeze dried citrus, candied pecans, Crow's Dairy goat cheese, and house made vinaigrette; maple bourbon glazed ham, braised short ribs, roasted garlic and butter whipped potatoes, Hayden Mills aged cheddar polenta, Arizona mesquite honey glazed carrots, red wine roasted mushrooms, Noble rolls with butter, and caramel apple crostata. Price is $225 plus tax. Bring home extra Christmas cheer with the optional Bourbon Rosemary Cider Punch for 4 ($32, plus tax). Reserve your Christmas Takeaway Brunch Kit online by 3pm on Monday, December 21. Curbside pickup will be located at the resort's Palomino Ballroom entrance on Friday, December 25 from 10 am - 12 pm. For more information visit www.scottsdaleprincess.com/events/scottsdale/christmas-brunch-1 The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is located at 7575 E. Princess Drive, Scottsdale, 85255.


TLC Catering is offering holiday family meals made with lots of tender loving care. Each meal serves 4 people. Choose from the Arizona TLC option ($160) with ancho smoked beef brisket or hatch chile braised pork served with smashed fingerling potatoes and charred onions, elote with tajin and cotija, roasted acorn squash with chile de arbol and orange glaze, and Mama Lola's Tortillas; or the American TLC option ($200) featuring braised beef short ribs or herb roasted chicken with Rhiba Farms mushrooms and bone sauce, butter mashed potatoes, maple roasted sweet potatoes,double cidered brussels sprouts, Rhiba Farms dinner salad with honey jamaica vinaigrette. Call 602.690.4875 or email tastethetlc@tomandlincatering.com to place your order. All orders must be received by December 18.


Let the talented chefs at Hearth ’61 at Mountain Shadows do the cooking this Christmas! The festive takeout menu includes choice of an individually plated turkey or short rib dinner complete with plenty of delicious sides. The turkey dinner is $60 for adults and $25 for children 12 and under, while the short rib dinner is $65 for adults and $29 for children 12 and under. Add a coconut cream pie ($31) or butterscotch pecan pie ($40) for a sweet finish to the holiday. Prices include tax and gratuity. Visit www.mountainshadows.com to place your order online by December 23 at 5pm Mountain Shadows is located at 5445 E. Lincoln Drive, Paradise Valley, 85253.


Miracle Mile Deli wants to make your holiday festivities DELIcious! This iconic Valley eatery has several holiday offerings including Complete Family Meals that serve six and include your choice of baked & glazed ham, oven roasted turkey or savory brisket of beef plus all the fixings like mashed potatoes, gravy, veggies, pie and more! Complete family meals are $160, plus tax. You can also order whole pies, catering platters, soups by the quart, and meats by the pound to build your own bountiful buffet. All orders must be placed by December 22nd for December 24th pick up. Call 602.776.0992 or visit www.miraclemiledeli.com for details. Miracle Mile Deli is located at 4433 North 16th Street, 85016.