Best Brunch Restaurants in Washington DC

Enjoy Brunch in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia

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Looking for a nice place to enjoy brunch in Washington DC? Following is a guide to some of the best restaurants in the capital region. Please note that restaurants often change their hours and some locations serve brunch on both Saturdays and Sundays. You should call ahead or check the official website to confirm the schedule.

In Washington, DC

  • 10 Thomas Restaurant - Washington Plaza Hotel, 10 Thomas Cir NW, Washington, DC (202) 842-1300. Sunday brunch is offered a la carte from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and they also offer a two-hour bottomless bloody mary or mimosa.
  • 14K Restaurant and Lounge - Hamilton Crowne Plaza Hotel1001 14th St NW, Washington, DC
  • Phone: (202) 682-0111. Tapas Style Sunday Brunch. 
  • Birch & Barley - 1337 14th St. NW Washington DC (202) 567-2576. Brunch all day on Sundays.
  • The Bombay Club - 815 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Washington, DC (202) 659-3727. Indian Brunch available Sundays from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Brasserie Beck - 1101 K St., NW Washington, DC (202) 408-1717. Brunch all day from 11:30 a.m. to ​dinner hour. French-Belgian fare including a variety of egg dishes and authentic Belgian waffles.
  • Cafe Milano - 3251 Prospect St. NW, Washington, DC (202) 333-6183. Italian Brunch buffet from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Clyde’s - Clyde’s Restaurant Group owns 14 restaurants in Washington, DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia. All locations offer brunch specials.
  • Georgia Brown's - 950 15th St., NW, Washington, DC (202) 393-4499. Three-course Southern style Sunday Brunch, 10 a. m. to 2:30 p. m.
  • Hank's Oyster Bar - 1624 Q Street, NW, Washington, DC (202) 462-HANK(4265). Brunch with an á la carte weekend menu served from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday. Seafood.
  • Jaleo - 480 Seventh St., NW Washington, DC (202) 628-7949. Tapas Restaurant with Brunch at locations in Maryland and Virginia also.
  • Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe - 1517 Connecticut Ave., NW, near Dupont Circle in Washington, DC. Brunch Saturdays and Sundays. Bookstore.
  • Mansion on O - 2020 O Street, NW Washington DC. Brunch on Sundays. Unusual setting. Advance reservations required.
  • Masa 14 - 1825 14th Street, NW Washington, DC (202) 328-1414. Latin-Asian, small plates. Brunch Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Morrison-Clark Historic Inn & Restaurant-- 1015 L St. NW Washington, DC (202) 898-1200. Sunday Brunch is a three course pre fixe menu with optional champagne. Hours are 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
  • Odyssey Brunch Cruise - Gangplank Marina, 6th and Water Streets, SW, Washington, DC (888)741-0281. Spectacular views of Washington DC monuments, brunch buffet and live music. Board the ship at 10:45a.m. and cruise from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Old Ebbitt Grill - 675 15th Street, NW Washington, DC (202) 347-4800. Oldest saloon in Washington, DC. Located near the White House and the theater district. Brunch Saturdays and Sundays from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Pinstripes Georgetown - Georgetown Park 1064 Wisconsin Ave NW Washington DC (202) 625-6500. Enjoy Italian-American cuisine, bowling and bocce. A brunch buffet is available on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Regular a la carte menu is also available.
  • Roof Terrace Restaurant & Bar - The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, 2700 F St. NW, Washington, DC (202)416-8555. Brunch from 10:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m.
  • Taberna del Alabardero - 1776 I Street NW, Washington DC (202) 429-2200. Sunday Brunches feature a different region of Spain each month.
  • Tony & Joe's Seafood Place - 3050 K St. NW, Washington, DC (202) 944-4545. Brunch Buffet combining seafood with classic breakfast dishes. Great views of the Potomac River.
  • Tredici Enoteca - The St. Gregory Hotel, 2033 M St NW Washington, DC. (202) 530-3600. The menu includes small plates, mains, flat breads and a raw oyster bar featuring dishes inspired by various regions of the Mediterranean including Italy, Greece and the Middle East.
  • Zaytinya - 701 9th Street, NW, Washington, DC. (202) 638-0800. Turkish/Lebanese Brunch is available from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on both Saturday and Sunday.

In Maryland

  • Black's Bar and Kitchen - 7750 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Maryland. (301) 652-5525. Champagne Brunch.
  • Clyde’s - Clyde’s Restaurant Group owns 14 restaurants in Washington, DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia. All locations offer brunch specials.
  • Irish Inn at Glen Echo - 6119 Tulane Ave Glen Echo, Maryland. (301) 229-6600. Full a la carte menu and live jazz Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Jaleo - 7255 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, Maryland (301)913-0003. Tapas Restaurant with locations in DC and Virginia also.
  • La Ferme - 7101 Brookville Road Chevy Chase, Maryland. (301) 986-5255. Sunday Brunch. French.
  • Mrs. K's Restaurant and Cellar - 9201 Colesville Road, Silver Spring, Maryland (301) 589-3500. Brunch Buffet in a charming historic country inn, $29.95 per adult, $15.95 per child.
  • Normandie Farm - 10710 Falls Rd. Potomac, Maryland. (301) 983-8838. Sunday Brunch Buffet features a huge selection of breakfast and lunch dishes, Fresh Oysters, Clams, and Home-Smoked Salmon.
  • Old Angler’s Inn - 10801 MacArthur Blvd. Potomac, Maryland (301) 299-9097. Brunch noon-2:30 p.m.
  • Persimmon Restaurant - 7003 Wisconsin Ave. Chevy Chase, Maryland (301) 654-9860 An American Bistro serving an a la carte Sunday Brunch.
  • Chef Tony's - 4926 St Elmo Ave. Bethesda, Maryland (301) 654-3737. Sunday Brunch menu features a mix of Italian and Mediterranean foods, including jumbo lump crab and artichoke omelette, shrimp and angel hair friitatta and of course, mimosas.

In Northern Virginia

  • 2941 Restaurant - 2941 Fairview Park Dr, Falls Church, Virginia (703)270-1500. An elegant Brunch with gorgeous views,
  • BRABO by Robert Wiedmaier - Lorien Hotel & Spa, 1600 King St. Alexandria, Virginia. (703) 894-3440. A la carte Sunday Brunch with a "Make your own Bloody Mary bar". Belgian French.
  • Chart House - 1 Cameron St. Alexandria, Virginia (703) 684-5080. Sunday Brunch, seafood.
  • Clyde’s - Clyde’s Restaurant Group owns 14 restaurants in Washington, DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia. All locations offer brunch specials.
  • Jaleo - 2250 Crystal Drive, Arlington, Virginia (703) 413-8181. Tapas Restaurant with locations in DC and Maryland also.
  • The Liberty Tavern - 3195 Wilson Boulevard Arlington, Virginia. (703) 465-9360. Sunday Brunch, seasonal and regional American cuisine.
  • Lightfoot Restaurant - 11 N King St Leesburg, Virginia. (703) 771-2233. Sunday Brunch, American.
  • Tuscarora Mill - 203 Harrison St SE Leesburg, Virginia. (703) 771-9300. Sunday Brunch Buffet.
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