For many families, going out for Easter brunch is as big a part of the celebration as Easter baskets and the Easter bunny. Here are recommendations for Easter brunch in St. Louis on April 16, 2017. For other Easter events, read my article on Easter Egg Hunts and Other Celebrations in the St. Louis Area.
1. The Boathouse
Enjoy brunch in a great outdoor setting at the Boathouse in Forest Park. The menu features egg wraps, waffles, biscuits, hash browns and other traditional breakfast fare, as well as salads and sandwiches.
You can enjoy your meal with a nice mimosa or Bloody Mary. Brunch is served from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. To make your reservation, call 314-367-2224.
6101 Government Drive
2. Pere Marquette Lodge
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, including 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. Reservations are needed for parties of six or more. To make a reservation, call 618-786-2331, ext. 502.
13653 Lodge Blvd.
3. Coronado Ballroom
Easter is your chance to enjoy a fine dining experience at the Coronado Ballroom. The ballroom is a top venue for private events, but its Easter brunch is open to the public. The gourmet meal includes a Champagne Toast.
The cost is $55 for adults and $20 for children. Valet parking is included. To make a reservation, call 314-881-4346.
3701 Lindell Blvd.
Midtown St. Louis
4. Missouri Botanical Garden
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 are available at 10:30 a.m., noon and 1:30 p.m. The cost is $34.95 for adults and $15.95 for children ages 5 through 12. Children younger than 5 are free. The price also includes same-day admission to the Botanical Garden. To make a reservation, call 314-961-7588.
4344 Shaw Blvd.
South St. Louis
The restaurant at the Missouri History Museum is offering an Easter brunch featuring fresh locally-sourced food. The brunch menu includes crepes, Belgian waffles, eggs, bread pudding and more. Bixby's is located on the second floor of the museum offering panoramic views of Forest Park. The cost is $36 for adults and $16 for children ages four to ten. Kids three and younger are free. To make a reservation, call 314-361-7313.
Lindell and DeBaliviere
6. Cielo Restaurant
Cielo Restaurant and Bar in downtown St. Louis is serving an Easter brunch buffet from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The gourmet buffet features salmon, prime rib, honey glazed ham and roasted lamb. There's also pasta, soups, salads and desserts. Bottomless mimosas and Bloody Marys are included with adult buffets. The cost is $79 for adults and $20 for children ages five to 12. Children four and younger are free. To make reservations, call 314-881-5759.
999 North Second Street
Downtown St. Louis
7. Regency Conference Center
The Regency Conference Center in O'Fallon, Illinois, is serving a Easter brunch for families from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The menu includes scrambled eggs, country potatoes, fried chicken, macaroni and cheese and more. The price is $29.94 for adults and $13.95 for children ages 4 to 12. To make reservations, call 618-624-9999.
400 Regency Park
8. Chase Park Plaza
For an upscale option, consider brunch at the Starlight Roof at the Chase Park Plaza. The menu includes fresh seafood, omelets, fruit, desserts and more. The price is $65 a person. To make reservations, call 314-633-3056.
212 N. Kingshighway
Central West End
9. Innsbrook Resort
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.
The brunch features a large menu of entrees, fruits, salads and desserts. The cost is $27 for adults and $11 for children ages four to 12. Kids three and younger are free. To make reservations, call (636) 928-3366, ext. 0.
One Aspen Circle Drive
10. Cafe Madeleine
Cafe Madeleine is a beautiful venue for Easter brunch. 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. The cost is $36 for adults and $16 for children. Kids three and younger are free. To make reservations, call 314-575-5658.
Tower Grove Park
South St. Louis
11. Arch Riverboat Cruise
Spend Easter on a riverboat cruising the Mississippi River. The cruise leaves from the south leg of the Arch at 1 p.m. The Easter brunch buffet features a menu of eggs, French toast, prime rib, chicken breast, desserts and more. The cost is $45 a person for adults and $18 for children ages three to 12. To make a reservation, call 877-982-1410.
50 S. Leonor K. Sullivan Boulevard
Downtown St. Louis
12. Cardinals Nation
Cardinals Nation in Ballpark Village is hosting a special Easter brunch for the whole family from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The cost is $40 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. To make reservations, call 314-345-9880.
700 Clark Street
Downtown St. Louis
Russo's Catering is serving up Easter Brunch at Spazio Westport. Diners can enjoy hand-carved meats, eggs, pasta, salads, desserts and more. Brunch is served from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The cost is $24.95 for adults and $11.95 for kids ages seven to 12. Children six and younger are free. For reservations, call 314-576-0400.
12031 Lackland Road
14. Boundary Restaurant
The Boundary Restaurant at the Cheshire Inn is serving Easter brunch from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. A full menu of breakfast items, along with entrees, salads and desserts will be available. The cost is $55 for adults and $15 for children ages five to 12. Kids four and younger are free. For reservations, call 314-932-7818.
7036 Clayton Avenue
15. Eclipse Restaurant
Eclipse Restaurant in the Delmar Loop is hosting Easter Brunch from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The buffet includes omelets, carving stations, fruit, salads and desserts. For reservations, call 314-726-2222.
6177 Delmar Avenue