Thanksgiving just might be my favorite holiday - who can argue with the simple joy of getting together with family and friends for a really amazing meal? Sometimes, though, it might be nice to enjoy that amazing meal without doing a week's worth of cooking and cleaning.If you are traveling away from home, dining out, or wishing to have your meal catered this Thanksgiving, there are plenty of Salt Lake area restaurants and chefs willing to provide some or all of your Thanksgiving feast.To help you find just the right place, I've put together a list of Salt Lake area restaurants for Thanksgiving dinner, at a variety of prices. Tables in many of these restaurants fill up quickly, so it's a good idea to make reservations now.SLC Restaurants and Caterers for Thanksgiving DinnerPhoto by Getty Images. Read more from Marsha Maxwell at