BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Want to go enjoy a meal with the family? Look no further as the Baton Rouge area offers some of the best brunch spots around to enjoy a late breakfast with friends and family.
Brunch is the perfect combination of breakfast and lunch and each restaurant in the capital city offers a wide selection on their menu. With so many options, customers will have to keep coming back to keep trying out all of the items that are offered. Whether that be omelets, pancakes, waffles, eggs or your favorite brunch selection.
Check out some of the best restaurants that offer brunch in the Baton Rouge area:
The Ruby Slipper Cafe is one of the several options in the Baton Rouge area that offer brunch. Their menu features starter options and specialty items. Some of their specialty items include biscuits and gravy, shrimp and grits and sweet heat chicken and French toast bites.
- Where: 3535 Perkins Road.
- Hours: Open from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Friday; 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Another Broken Egg Cafe serves up some of the best brunch options in Baton Rouge. Another Broken Egg Cafe offers seasonal specials, brunch cocktails, and a traditional and catering menu. Their seasonal specials include chilaquiles, fresh fruit and honey waffles, lobster hash benedict, and tiramisu French toast.
- Where: 2531 Citiplace Court and 9655 Perkins Road.
- Hours: Open daily from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.
According to Mason’s Grill website, this is a family-owned restaurant offering Louisiana and Southern-style food. Their brunch menu includes house specialties, a traditional brunch, benedicts, omelets, brunch a la carte and so much more.
- Where: 13556 Jefferson Hwy.
- Hours: Open from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Monday-Friday; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Frank’s Restaurant serves up some of the best biscuits around. Customers can choose from different options on their brunch menu that features a selection of appetizers, specialty benedicts and breakfast platters.
- Where: 8353 Airline Hwy.
- Hours: Open from 5 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily.
Brunch is offered at The Crown Bistro on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Featured options include avocado toast, BBQ shrimp toast, crabcake benedict, a waffle “board” and granola flaxseed tart.
- Where: 16016 Perkins Road.
- Hours: Open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Brunch is offered at Cocha on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Cocha brunch menu features a variety of options, including Belgian waffles, Cocha benedict, Japanese patatas bravas, and a la carte.
- Where: 445 North Sixth St.
- Hours: Open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday-Monday.
City Cafe features brunch on Sundays, and they offer cafe specials and classics that will keep you coming back for more. Listed on the cafe specials include eggs benedict, breakfast wrap, chop and eggs, croissant, steak and eggs.
- Where: 1623, 4710 O’Neal Lane.
- Hours: Open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday-Thursday; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
Beausolei Coastal Cuisine is coming up with new and original dishes for customers. Beausolei benedicts, ouefs and boeuf, waffles and French toast are some featured items on their brunch menu.
- Where: 7731 Jefferson Hwy.
- Hours: Open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday; 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday.
According to Louie’s Cafe website, they have served the Baton Rouge community since 1941 and have been a tradition in the LSU community. Some featured menu items include banana pecan pancakes, French toast, breakfast combo #1 and pecan waffles.
- Where: 3322 Lake St.
- Hours: Open from 6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily.
The Gregory offers gourmet dining in downtown Baton Rouge. Brunch at The Gregory begins at 10 a.m. and ends at 2:30 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Some of the specials include $15 bottomless mimosas and $7 brunch cocktails, according to The Gregory’s website.
- Where: 150 Third St.
- Hours: Open from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday-Friday; 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Sunday brunch is offered at The Overpass Merchant on Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Featured on their brunch menu include the B.E.C. biscuit; biscuits and gravy; shrimp and grits; and the honey chicken cheddar biscuit.
- Where: 2904 Perkins Road.
- Hours: Open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Wednesday; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.
Jubans Restaurant & Bar offers brunch from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday. Their brunch menu features a selection of appetizers, soups, salads, entrees, desserts and brunch booze.
- Where: 3739 Perkins Road.
- Hours: Open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday.
Bistro Byronz is located in Mid City and Willow Grove. Bistro Byronz has shareable, entrees and starters included in their brunch menu. They also have a selection for the little ones, including French toast, pancake PB&J and the junior classic plate.
- Where: 515 Mouton St. and 8200 Village Plaza Court.
- Hours: Open from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday.
According to Simple Joe Cafe’s website, it has been a popular spot in the Baton Rouge area for delicious coffee and a cozy atmosphere. Some of the featured items on their brunch menu include their breakfast combos, breakfast sandwiches, pancakes and omelets.
- Where: 3057 Government St.
- Hours: Open from 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday; 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.
Brunch is served at Willie’s Restaurant from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Some featured entrees include leftover hash, hangover hash, apple pie waffle, southern BLT, rooster burger, and shrimp and grits.
- Where: 1120 Coursey Blvd.
- Hours: Open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday and Monday.