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.
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 grilled flat iron with poached eggs, popover and béarnaise. 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).
Bask in Elm Street Taproom's lively atmosphere as you mix and match their creative cocktails with delicious brunch options. With plenty of fun options to choose from (including their brunch burger with bacon egg and hollandaise — make it a single, double or triple patty), Elm Street Taproom gives you what you need to start your day off on a happy and tasty note.
Availability: Saturdays & Sundays 11:00am-4:00pm
Five Horses Tavern – Somerville
400 Highland Avenue Somerville, MA 02155 617-764-1655
Get your team together for brunch at Five Horses Tavern. The Davis Square spot rolls out its breakfast-meets-lunch midday offerings every weekend so you and yours can sit down to a spread of goodies like apple-cinnamon donut holes, huevos rancheros and breakfast pizzas. There are adult beverages on offer and lots of coffee, too in case you need to smooth out the hitch in your giddy up.
Imbibe this weekend at Five Horses Tavern. Along with numerous craft beers on tap, this South End spot is pouring bellinis, mimosas, and bloody marys to go along with their menu of classic American comfort food (donut holes, avocado toast, chicken & waffles, egg sammies and more). Looking for a big pick me up? Spike Your Coffee (hot or cold) with your choice of whiskeys, vodkas and flavored liqueurs.
They may be known for their irresistible morning sweets like their croissants and cinnamon rolls, but the team at Flour doesn't mess around with their breakfast sandwiches either. The featured sandwich gives you an option of ham or bacon with arugula, tomato and dijonaise on focaccia toast.
You're all but guaranteed to be stuffed when you leave Harvard Square staple, Grafton Street Pub and Grill. This Irish influenced menu is a tantalizing blend of classic comforts with New England influence. Choose between options like the Bow Street Breakfast or towering stacks of texas style french toast.
Don't miss out on the upscale American brunch at Groton Station House where they offer an exquisite array of sweets and savories. Admire this 1915 renovated brick building while you tuck in to dishes featuring local and seasonal ingredients. The menu changes frequently but don't worry, you'll find something delicious to make your Sunday memorable.
Availability: Sundays 10:00am-2:00pm
44 Brattle Street Cambridge, MA 02138 617-868-2255
With a focus on modern New England cuisine, this Harvard Square stalwart (Harvest has been feeding Cantabrigians since 1975) features the freshest ingredients across all their menus. Brunch is no exception with seasonal versions of timeless dishes like Eggs Benedict and Brioche French Toast.
The award-winning brunch at Henrietta's Table, is the stuff of legends. Dishes do change based on the season, but you can expect the best with fresh soups and salads, hash, pancakes, quiche and their well loved pies of the day. Add on a pitcher of brunch bubbles mixed with seasonal fruit juice for a refreshing and boozy start to your morning.
Availability: Saturdays & Sundays 12:00pm-3:00pm
Hi-Rise Bakery – Observatory Hill
208 Concord Avenue Cambridge, MA 02138 617.876.8766
Brunch, all day long. This family owned and operated bakery serves up homey brunch food that you can enjoy while enjoying the aromas of freshly baked breads and pastries. Grab something light and quick like oatmeal or yogurt with granola, or opt for a hearty breakfast sandwich or breakfast toasts. Options vary slightly with the seasons, but with organic wheat ingredients, cage free eggs, and wildflower honey from within state lines, you are sure to leave with a belly full of food made with love and care.
The Industry in Dorchester knows a thing or two about comfort food from this side of the pond and the other. Grab a spot at their elegant wooden bar or in one of the leather banquettes and dig into favorites like steak and eggs, eggs benedict or a classic Irish breakfast.