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BEST Brunch, South

2012 BEST Brunch, South



When we’re in the mood for a gut-busting morning meal, there’s no place like Oro. After devouring the moist blueberry-ricotta pancakes and braised-pork-spiked huevos rancheros, we go for an order of fresh-as-can-be oysters with rice-wine mignonette—chased by a classic bloody… read more»

2011 BEST Brunch, South

Scarlet Oak Tavern


Comfort food rules at this pub and restaurant, so it’s no surprise that brunch here feels like a good, warm snuggle. The polished farmhouse décor adds to the experience, but it’s the lemon-ricotta pancakes sprinkled with fresh wild Maine blueberries… read more»

2005 BEST Brunch, South

Arthur & Pat’s


This raucous Marshfield institution deals in big flavors and big personalities. Every Sunday, tout Brant Rock waits to sit inside the small, ramshackle beachside building and dig into gargantuan lobster-spinach omelets; piles of fluffy, fruit-strewn pancakes; and seemingly greaseless fried… read more»

2004 BEST Brunch, South

Arthur & Pat’s


It simply isn’t summer in Brant Rock without the smell of crab cakes and eggs—and the epic brunch lines it attracts—pouring from Arthur & Pat’s. And it isn’t Arthur & Pat’s without Aerosmith blaring through the salty air, waitresses in… read more»