There is nothing quite like starting the day with a hearty, delicious breakfast! It’s even better when you don’t have to make it yourself. The Boston area is simply swimming with brunch spots to get your YUM on! Here are a few of Boston Moms’ favorite family brunch spots!
North Street Grille
229 North Street, Boston :: (617) 720-2010
North Street Grille started out as owner Robin Sidell’s dream to create a friendly neighborhood spot with great food and service. Using family recipes like her grandma’s famous banana bread and modern takes on classic favorites, she has succeeded in creating an environment that welcomes all diners “home!”
South End Buttery
314 Shawmut Avenue, Boston :: (617) 482-1015
The Buttery has everything you could want in a brunch. Award-winning specialty coffees and teas, house-made biscuit breakfast sandwiches, and made-from-scratch pastries await. The Buttery also houses a restaurant and bar with dinner service daily!
667 East Broadway, Boston :: (617) 269-9999
44 Charles Street, Boston :: (617) 720-1152
The Paramount has been a long-standing Boston favorite since it opened in 1937. This comfortable bistro serves three meals a day at each of its two locations, with a brunch that cannot be beat!
150 Huntington Avenue, Boston :: (617) 267-6336
Hearty diner-style eats are served for breakfast and lunch in this busy, straightforward American canteen. Don’t forget to get a celebration cake for dessert! (Yes, even breakfast needs dessert!)
Idle Hour Quincy
1464 Hancock Street, Quincy :: (617)-845-5711
An environment that is a little fancy, a little funky, and a whole lot of fun awaits you at Idle Hour in Quincy! They prepare local, farm-inspired dishes from scratch daily, and there is definitely something for everyone here. Eat a delicious brunch, and stick around for some imaginative cocktails!
1209 Bedford Street, Abington :: (781) 421-6118
Try out delicious combinations of new flavors with a Mediterranean flair at this farm-to-table kitchen! Make sure to check out the menu section called “Momma Maggie’s Corner” — a collection of recipes from the owner’s mom.
The Painted Burro
219 Elm Street, Somerville :: (617) 776-0005
99 Third Avenue, Waltham :: (781) 622-1500
Visit the Painted Burro in Davis Square — or the new location in Waltham — for Burro Brunch, and enjoy traditional brunch foods with a Mexican flair! You had us at breakfast tacos!
Stephanie’s on Newbury
Ball Square Cafe
708 Broadway, Somerville :: (617) 623-2233
Ball Square Cafe boasts a warm, rustic, classy environment that will make you feel right at home! Try the drool-worthy Nutella french toast — you will not be disappointed!
The Strawberry Fair Restaurant
14 Pond Street, Norwell :: (781) 878-7878
If you are looking for an adorable, historic restaurant, look no further! The Strawberry Fair offers a myriad of strawberry dishes on their delicious menu, and the ambiance of this historic farmhouse-turned-restaurant is just lovely!