A Bunch of Options for Weekend Brunch
(Photo by Lisa the Waitress)
It’s the weekend. You’ve slept in. You’re in the mood for breakfast, but it’s also just about time for lunch. Guess that means it’s time to head out for some weekend brunch! There are loads of brunch options all over Columbus, but we’ve narrowed down a quick list of 10 choices to help you decide where to go. Read on for menus, prices, and dish descriptions that will make your stomach growl.
Banana Bean Cafe – German Village / Greenlawn – Menu (PDF) – Prices $10-15 – Banana Bean’s Brunch runs from 9am to 3pm on weekends. Their menu features their signature Florribean cuisine including items such as Bananas Foster French Toast, Cedar Key Shrimp & Grits, and High Cotton Steak & Eggs.
Barrio – Downtown – Menu – Prices $7-17 – Barrio offers weekend brunch from 11am to 5pm with a Latin American flair. Menu highlights include Breakfast Aprepas, Chilaquiles, Huevos Rellenos, and Paella.
Bodega – Short North – Menu (image) – Prices $5-8 – Bodega is known for their great happy hours, but they’ve also got a great weekend brunch from 9am to 1pm. Their menu includes Huevos Rancheros, Asparagus, Prosciutto & Bleu Cheese Frittatas, and Smoked Salmon Bagels.
Due Amici – Downtown – Menu – Prices $8-15 – Due Amici is Italian dining by night, but their 11am-5pm brunch skews a bit more traditional. Options include Eggs Benedict, Smoked Salmon, and Steak and Eggs. Bloody Marys are also a specialty here.
Lindey’s – German Village – Menu (PDF) – Prices $9-16 – If you want to go somewhere a little more upscale, Lindey’s has got you covered without breaking the bank. Their weekend brunch runs from 11am to 3pm and their menu includes Croque Madame, Crab Cake & Eggs, and Belgian Waffles.
Northstar Cafe – Short North / Beechwold – Menu (PDF) – Prices $7-12 – Northstar’s weekend brunch is served from 9am to 3pm. Some of their specialties include a Mushroom Frittata, Breakfast Burritos, and House-Made Granola.
Sage American Bistro – North Campus – Menu – Prices $6-10 – The Sage Brunch runs from 10am to 2pm and features items such as their Chorizo, Black Bean and Sweet Potato Hash, Creme Brulee French Toast, and Shitake Mushroom and Pancetta Bacon Frittata. They also serve a variety of Mimosas.
Tasi Cafe – Short North – Menu – Prices $6-10 – Technically, Tasi serves breakfast all day every day, but it is also a popular spot for a weekend brunch. Some menu favorites include Buttermilk Pancakes, Huevos Rancheros with Queso Fresco, and a House Smoked Salmon Bagel.
Tip Top Kitchen & Cocktails – Downtown – Menu (PDF) – Prices $7-9 – Tip Top runs their weekend brunch from 11am to 4pm. Menu options include their Blue Ribbon Breakfast Skillet, Sweet Potato Hash & Black Eyed Peas, French Toast, Omelets, Burritos, and more.
Do you have any other favorite places we should add to the list?