Even if you’re not waiting for the Easter bunny, brunch is pretty much a given on this particular Sunday. Many of the city’s most popular spots fill up quickly, which isn’t great for procrastinators and poor planners. Fortunately, there are plenty of spots that understand your last-minute plight.
If you still don’t have plans for Easter Sunday brunch, call up one of these five spots to score a table, because one cannot survive on chocolate alone.
Mark’s will debut Sunday brunch service on Easter with a showy three-course prix fixe menu from Chef Mark Cox. The restaurant will offer a wide range of brunch options, including Korean-spiced quail and pork & French toast for $64.95 per adult, $18.95 per kid. A few reservations are still open for Easter, which kicks off at 10 a.m. and lasts until 2 p.m.
Kick off your brunch at The Dunlavy with a complimentary mimosa, then prepare to feast on an Easter brunch buffet. Salads, sweets, and savory options will be on offer, in addition to a carving station and gravlax with all the fixings. Brunch will be served from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., reservations can be made by calling the restaurant at 713-522-0012.
If prix-fixe menus aren’t your thing, head to Ouisie’s Table for a la carte fancy fare. Special Easter dishes, like andouille gumbo and kefta tagine will be on offer, along with an epic dessert tray. Wash all that down with a few Southside gin fizz cocktails. Ouisie’s Table will be open from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. for brunch, and reservations can be made by calling 713-528-2264.
Tuck into State of Grace’s newly-launched brunch dishes, like eggs en cocotte and warm sticky buns, this Easter Sunday. State Of Grace’s brunch menu is a la carte, and will be served from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Reservations can be made by calling 832.942.5080.
Skip traditional brunch fare in favor of Indian-inspired cuisine at Kiran’s this Easter. The restaurant will serve a massive brunch buffet, featuring dishes like chicken tikka masala, Goanese cod curry, and pistachio kheer. PB&J, sliders & mac n’ cheese will be available for finicky kids (and grown-ups). Access to the AYCE buffet will run you $55.