Weekends are short – make the most of the two-day leisure time with brunch. Local chefs deliver the breakfast-lunch goods – like decadent eggs Benedict, brioche French toast, raw bar platters and more – to help extend the AM hours into the afternoon. Below, some Saturday and Sunday spots (and even some every day spots!) where you can unwind with a mimosa and your favorite brunch dishes.
Buttermilk & Bourbon – Watertown
100 Arsenal Yard Boulevard Watertown, MA 02472 857-760-7128
The brunch menu at Buttermilk & Bourbon Watertown transport you to the marshlands of Louisiana with classics like buttermilk biscuits and gravy and steak and eggs benedict with a few Santos-y twists like a cornflake crusted french toast PB&J style. The New Orleans-inspired breakfast will warm your soul.
If you want crepes and breakfast pizza to start your morning, Capo may be the perfect place. The South Boston fave definitely leans Italian (there's pizza, pasta and parms aplenty) but they cover all the bases (they've got breakfast sandos, prosciutto benedict, specialty French toasts and the like) so can have a hearty midday meal whatever you're in the mood for.
The picturesque spot overlooking North Square will make you feel like you've just landed in Rome with dishes like nutella bomboloni ricotta pancakes and all the antipasti you can eat. Choose from a slew of brunch bevvies or add some prosecco for a bubbly brunch that'll leave you happy and full.
Reimagine the basic eggs and bloody mary combo with Citrus & Salt's fun brunch menu. The MexiCali restaurant serves up inventive items like soft serve mimosas, fried chicken and tequila waffle tacos, and a breakfast quesadilla. If you've got a hankering for sweets, dive into one of their creative desserts or whimsical cocktails.
Clink offers a unique experience and setting in the historic (and completely transformed) Charles Street Jail. They've perfected classics like buttermilk waffles, eggs benny and slow cooked oats while putting their own modern twists on refreshing brunch cocktails. See what the hype is all about at the Liberty Hotel.
You can get even more award-winning Italian fare from Coppa's talented team by way of their curated brunch menu. The offerings are pared down, but the decision making is still a challenge with choices like hangover pizza and their toast with smoked branzino cream cheese.
Coquette rolls out an array of exciting Mediterranean-inspired dishes for weekend brunchers. Book a table at this stylish Seaport spot to indulge in Capri-style pizzas, benedicts and classic French pastries and maybe add some bubbles or one of their fancy, large format cocktails to enjoy with your whole brunch crew.
Availability: Saturdays and Sundays 11:30am–3:30pm
21 Revere Beach Boulevard Revere, MA 02151 857-345-3396
Light bites or lobster benedict, Cut21 knows how to brunch in style. Get your mimosa and bloody mary fix, or spike your morning iced coffee for a boozy brunch. Book a reservation and head to Revere for a weekend beach excursion right on the water.
Availability: Saturdays & Sundays 10:30am-2:30pm
Davio’s – Braintree
250 Granite Street Braintree, MA 02184 781-843-4810
Braintree's Northern Italian Steakhouse, Davio's, brings you a brunch menu that has something for everyone. From their french toast with Grand Marnier and sautéed berries to poached eggs over filet mignon, the savory and sweet spectrum has a satisfying twist in every corner.
Availability: Sundays 11:00am - 1:30pm
Davio’s – Chestnut Hill
55 Boylston Street Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 617-738-4810
The Davio's in Chestnut Hill takes brunching up a notch (who knew that was even possible?) with options like white cheese pizza with bacon, egg and scallions, and French toast with caramelized bananas and warm maple syrup. Oh, they have make-your-own bloody marys, too.
Availability: Sundays 11:00am-1:30pm
Davio’s – Foxborough
236 Patriot Place Foxborough, MA 02035 508-339-4810
Patriot Place has even more brunch now! Davio's delivers the noms on a delectable menu with sweet favorites like warm donuts and savory treats like the filet mignon with poached eggs, potatoes, goat cheese chive biscuit, hollandaise. In addition, their whole lunch menu is available including their signature spring rolls.
Availability: Sundays 11:00am-1:30pm
Davio’s – Lynnfield
1250 Market Street Lynnfield, MA 01940 781-944-4810
Davio's has all your Sunday brunch needs covered with their expanded menu that includes everything from the classically brunchy (think: french toast with Grand Marnier sautéed berries and Vermont maple syrup) to mouthwatering Italian faves (panini and pizza, pesce and carne, contorni, dolce and more).