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 to unwind before the work week begins all over again.
If you've ever stopped by for Bambara for breakfast, you know they can hold their own in the early mornings. But their brunch is even better, with an expanded menu, Bambara elevates your American breakfast classics.
Start your Sunday with a delicious brunch at Bar Boulud where the menu features classics and seasonal specialty items. Dig into a Belgian Waffle with fresh berries, vanilla Chantilly cream and raspberry syrup, or treat yourself to a Lobster Scramble. You can also opt for classic French dishes like Croque Monsieur made with Parisian ham, gruyere and béchamel on toasted bread and top it all off with a refreshing brunch cocktail.
Wake up to the taste of the Italian coastline with this brunch. With Chef Colin Lynch's simple yet authentic menu you'll debate between a plate of soft scrambled egg with chive and caviar or sweetening up your morning with a warm house made pistachio donut...or all of the above.
Find live Jazz music at The Beehive's brunch, the perfect accompaniment to some of the city’s most sippable cocktails. For eats, eggs shakshuka, poutine topped with short rib & poached eggs and grilled chorizo hash are among the favorites.
Brunch like the French, and start your weekend morning with croque monsieur or quiche. Bistro du Midi has a wonderful way of showcasing modern Provencal cuisine without forgetting a beloved brunch companion, the mimosa.
Start off your weekend morning right with brunch from Branch Line in Watertown. Try their bacon & egg sandwich on Iggy's bread. Plus, it's their rotating coffee program that'll really kickstart your Sunday.
The Bristol Lounge is offering brunch two ways: on Saturday's, diners can pick from the savory to the sweet from an a la carte menu, while Sunday's are set for a rotating all-you-can-eat brunch buffet.
Brunch as the Eastern Europeans would right in Union Square. Bronwyn’s weekly offerings include omelettes, schnitzels and wursts as well as pfannkuchen (German pancakes) and knödel (dumplings). There are plenty of brunchy beverages to be had and the elusive Bronburger makes an appearance so you can rest assured you’ll be well watered and fed.
Availability: Sunday 11:00am - 2:30pm
Burro Bar – Brookline
1665 Beacon Street Brookline, MA 02445 617-277-0427
Burro Bar brings authentic, Mexican brunch options to Brookline. With plenty to chose from, they're a quick solution to a dull morning. Pair a bloody maria (with mezcal, of course) with a big plate of huevos rancheros.
Availability: Saturday & Sunday 11:00am - 2:00pm
Burro Bar – South End
1357 Washington Street Boston, MA 02118 617-426-9300
Satisfy your craving for some hearty and delicious Mexican specialties at Burro Bar Boston 'cause there's no better way to get the weekend started than with some huevos rancheros and breakfast tacos. Also highly recommended: the almond horchata cold brew cocktail!
The Butcher Shop serves as the perfect brunch spot for all you meat lovers out there. With classics such as steak and eggs, or the house made pastrami hash, the Butcher Shop is sure to become a staple of your Sunday morning routine.