Free Thanksgiving Meals in Erie County 2021

Monday Nov 8th, 2021

This Thanksgiving, hundreds in Erie County will be in need of a warm and welcoming place that can provide a meal. The power of United Way's 211 Helpline ☎️ lies in connecting people in need with resources and services free and confidentially 24/7/365.
A list of free Thanksgiving meals in Erie County is available by going to United Way's 211 website,, or simply #dial211 for referrals.

Calamari's Squid Row
1317 State Street, Erie, PA 16501
Thursday, November 25
10:30am to 1:30pm
Phone: 814-459-4276
Reservations preferred, takeout only

Dominick's Diner
123 East 12th Street, Erie, PA 16501
Thursday, November 25
1:00pm to 4:00pm
Phone: 814-456-6891
Takeout only 

Emmaus Ministries
218 East 11th Street, Erie, PA 16503
Thursday, November 18
3:30pm to 5:30pm
Phone: 814-459-8349
Takeout only

Park United Methodist Church
30 North Lake Street, North East, PA 16428
Pick up from 11:30am to 1:00pm
Phone: 814-725-4105 or visit
Reservations accepted till 11/22
Thanksgiving Day Dinner (drive thru only)

Sisters of Saint Joseph
Order placement by phone: Tuesday, November 16
9:00am to 12:00pm
Phone: 814-836-4198
Thanksgiving Day Dinner (delivery only)

Salvation Army - Corry Worship and Service Center
127 West Washington Street, Corry, PA 16407
Wednesday, November 24
Dine in: 11:00pm to 12:00pm;
Take out: 12:00pm to 12:45pm
Phone: 814-664-7100
Thanksgiving Day meal, call ahead preferred

Mercy Center for Women
1017 French Street, Erie, PA 16503
Saturday, November 20 at 11:30am
Phone: 814-459-8349
Thanksgiving bagged lunch (dine in or take out)

Sisters of Saint Joseph (SSJ) Neighborhood Network
453 West 16th Street, Erie, PA 16502
Monday, November 22
4:30pm till supplies run out
Phone: 814-454-7814
Takeout only

Waterford Pizza and More
132 High Street, Waterford, PA 16441
Thursday, November 25
11:00am to 2:00pm
Phone: 814-796-0200
Thanksgiving Day meal served at Kim’s
Waterford Diner (Takeout, limited seating)

YMCA of Greater Erie - Downtown Branch
31 West 10th Street, Erie, PA 16501
Thursday, November 25
8:00am till supply runs out
Phone: 814-452-3261
Thanksgiving Day Breakfast from the Y's Food + Fun Bus in the parking lot

Odessa's Place
628 West 18th Street, Erie, PA 16502
Saturday, November 20
11am to 3pm
Phone: 814-899-3457
Takeout only


While every effort has been made to validate the information above, please note that changes may occur after the publication of this list. For the most up-to-date listing and information on volunteering at some of these locations, dial 211.