Brunch is a favorite tradition at any time of the year! We’ve compiled a list of places offering brunch, with details on indoor dining, al fresco, delivery, and takeout. Make it a date, a family outing, or a get-together with friends. Reservations encouraged to ensure your seat!
151 Kitchen | Bar: Dine-In & Takeout
At this locally-owned restaurant, they believe that family and friends connecting and sharing over a meal is always cause for a celebration, and we agree! Located in quaint downtown Elmhurst, 151’s menu is anchored by seasonality and complemented by an extensive beverage list. Delight in warm banana bread, fried chicken & waffles (a favorite!), pork belly hash, blackened shrimp & grits, omelets, and more. Wash it down with bottomless mimosas and Bellini’s ($18 with purchase of entree). The brunch menu is available Saturday and Sunday until 4 p.m.
Beatrix Oak Brook: Dine-In, Takeout & Delivery
Beatrix’s story began with a passion to share a more healthful approach to cooking, eating, and drinking. Their fresh-squeezed juices are prepared daily with locally sourced produce. With choices like the signature Light & Fluffy Lemon Pancakes, Spicy Chicken Tinga, and Ahi Tuna Poke Bowl, there is something for everyone. We also suggest building your brunch around an excellent cup of coffee with one of the house blends from Beatrix Coffee Roasters. All pastries and sweets are baked fresh in-house, a local favorite is the honey-butter cinnamon roll. Beatrix serves brunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Grill 89: Dine-In, Takeout & Delivery
The food menu has quite an array of options and showcases their commitment to offering a fresh and modern twist on traditional recipes. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, the brunch section of the menu showcases specials such as the Mexican Omelet, Filet Mignon & Eggs, and Huevos Rancheros. Salads, protein bowls, handhelds and main dishes are also available. Pair your brunch with one of their signature cocktails, premium wine, or cold beer.
Lucille Restaurant at Drury Lane Theatre: Dine-In
White linen tables and large crystal chandeliers bring elegance and ambiance to Lucille's Champagne Brunch. The brunch features nine unique stations that serve a variety of different foods for all to enjoy; an omelet station, a seafood station, a carving station, a children’s station, and a weekly special station handcrafted by the executive chef. Price includes unlimited champagne, mimosas and Bellini’s. Enjoy your brunch, and then make your way to the theater for a matinee show!
Elmhurst Brewing Company: Dine-In, Takeout & Delivery
Elmhurst Brewing Company is a casual yet eclectic brewpub that features a broad range of brews that appeal to many different tastes. This establishment is committed to making their food with the best ingredients for familiar favorites, all from scratch. Until 2:30 p.m., the brunch selection includes the Very Berry French Toast, Chicken Chilaquiles, Breakfast Poutine, and the Fried Chicken Biscuit. Have a mimosa or one of their signature cocktails or unique brews.
Hosting brunch at home? Marché offers the ultimate made-to-order cheese boards that include a hand-selected assortment of just-ripe cheeses paired with fitting accoutrements like nuts, olives, vegetables, and freshly baked baguettes. Owner Jill Foucré knows how to serve up a stunning special occasion board and with it, a truly special experience for everyone to enjoy.
Mesón Sabika: Dine In
Travel to Spain, without the airplane. Every Saturday and Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., this Spanish tapas bar has a wide variety of dishes to choose from. Try one of the four varieties of paella, the popular Queso de Cabra, the Patatas con Alioli, and more! Remember to save room for dessert options, such as the arroz con leche, the platano con helado, or the profiteroles del pirineo (think of a cream puff, ice cream sandwich!).
Noon Whistle Brewing-Lombard: Dine In & Takeout
Every Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., join this popular Lombard brewery for brunch. Current brunch selections include the Smoked Salmon Flatbread, a Quiche of the Day, Monte Cristo, and House Made S’mores Pop Torts. Brunch at a brewery isn’t complete without a fun drink menu. Try a michelada, a Mexican drink made with beer, lime juice, assorted sauces, spices, and chili peppers, all served in a salt-rimmed glass. In addition to the typical mimosa, you have a new spin on a favorite: the beermosa.
Pinstripes: Dine-In, Curbside Pickup & Delivery
This Oak Brook destination has it all and everything is made from scratch. Saturday features a tempting menu of brunch classics, such as Chicken & Waffles, Steak & Eggs, Prosciutto Fig Flatbread, Burrata Caprese salad, and Prime Rib Dip on pretzel bun. The Sunday brunch buffet includes rotating seasonal dishes and brunch favorites, such as a waffle bar and decadent dessert table. Bottomless mimosas paired with bowling or bocce are not to be missed. Saturday and Sunday Brunch is available 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tapville Social: Dine-In & Curbside Pickup
This culinary and craft libation destination offers a small but mighty brunch menu Friday through Sunday until 3 p.m. Current brunch selections include the Sunrise Burger, Elote Mexican Street Corn Hash, Breakfast Tacos and more. Their craft libations include rotating varieties of craft beer, wine, and hand-crafted cocktails, including an infamous mimosa flight. Most of the craft beverages on their Pour Your Own tap wall are certified independent and sourced locally.