For many families, going out for Easter brunch is as integral to the celebration as seasonal baskets and the Easter Bunny. So after spending time at one of the cities awesome Easter events, like going on an Egg Roll, catching a photo op with the hare of the moment, or hunting for hidden eggs, grab a holiday meal at the best of restaurants in the St. Louis area serving up a delectable Easter Brunch feast.
Pere Marquette Lodge in Grafton is offering a special Easter buffet from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The menu features made-to-order omelets, carving stations, sides, salads, and dessert, which includes a banana’s foster station. The Easter Bunny will also be on hand to lead egg hunts for the kids at noon and 2 p.m. The cost is $28.95 for adults and $10.95 for children ages 4 to 11.
Innsbrook Resort in Warren County is hosting a Grand Easter Buffet in the Aspen Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event includes a special appearance by the Easter Bunny two times during the event at 10-11 a.m. and noon-1 p.m. The brunch features a large menu of entrees, fruits, salads, and desserts. There is also a cash bar available.
Cafe Madeleine is a beautiful venue for Easter brunch. Exotic palm trees are the background to a sumptuous meal from an extensive menu and full bar. Enjoy a variety of gourmet foods including omelets, beef, chicken, and pasta in the Piper Palm House at Tower Grove Park. Seatings are at 10 a.m., 12 p.m., and 2 p.m.
Spend Easter on a riverboat cruising the Mississippi River. The cruise leaves from the south leg of the Arch at 1 p.m., boarding begins at 12:30 p.m. The Easter brunch buffet features a menu of eggs, French toast, prime rib, chicken breast, desserts, and more. The cost is $45.00 a person for adults and $18.00 for children ages three to 12.
Cardinals Nation in Ballpark Village hosts a special Easter brunch for the whole family from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The cost is $40.00 for adults and $15 for children ages three to 11. Kids two and younger are free. The menu includes prime rib, eggs Benedict, bacon, sausage and biscuits and gravy.
Eclipse Restaurant in the Delmar Loop provides an extensive buffet that includes carving stations with honey-glazed ham and cedar plank salmon, a build-your-own yogurt parfait station, and large cold and hot options. The Build-Your-Own Omelet option lets diners customized to their heart's content.
Easter brunch is one of the more popular events at the Missouri Botanical Garden. Diners can feast on ham, roast beef, french toast, pasta, salads, desserts and more at the Sassafras Cafe. Seatings start at 10:30 a.m. and the cost for adults is $39.95 and $19.95 for children ages 5 through 12. Children younger than five are free. The brunch also includes same-day admission to the Botanical Garden.
The Boundary Restaurant at the Cheshire Inn has a full menu of breakfast items, along with entrees, salads, and desserts. Try not to miss the specialty waffles or a make-your-own Bloody Bar option. The price is $55.00 for adults and $15.00 for children ages five to 12. Kids four and younger are free.
For an upscale option, consider brunch at the Starlight Roof at the Chase Park Plaza. The menu includes fresh seafood, charcuterie, omelets, fruit, desserts and more. Best of all, the view from the rooftop overlooks the beautiful Forest Park—a feast for your eyes while your stomach is equally busy. Tickets for adults are $65.00.