Best of Boston

Best Brunch

2016 Best Brunch

Brewer’s Fork

Moody’s-sourced Jersey pork roll dripping with spicy ketchup and melted American cheese, vintage ’80s cartoons projected over the bar, and a crisp Centennial-hopped pilsner cooling [...] read more»
2016 Best Brunch, Nantucket


The best Sunday brunches are long, lazy, and maybe a little bit hazy. Millie’s excels at this combo, with an expansive lawn dotted with picnic [...] read more»
2015 Best Brunch, Cape Cod


There's finally authentic Mexican on the Upper Cape thanks to this bustling spot in Falmouth Center, which skips the gimmicks and gloppy cheese in favor [...] read more»
2015 Best Brunch, Martha's Vineyard

Art Cliff Diner

Vineyard Haven
This small diner's sharp take on breakfast basics keeps the crowds coming: cod cakes topped with poached local farm eggs and hollandaise; fluffy "drunken sailor" [...] read more»
2015 Best Brunch, Nantucket

Boarding House

For more than two decades, Angela and Seth Raynor have provided prime people-watching on their outdoor patio. The brunch is top-notch, too, with Sunday-morning saviors [...] read more»
2015 Best Brunch

Tres Gatos

Jamaica Plain
The brunch at this record shop/tapas bar caters to savory seekers—and hangover chasers. Here the "put an egg on it" philosophy reigns supreme, evidenced by [...] read more»
2015 Best Brunch, Kids

The Kirkland Tap and Trotter

This mellow gastropub goes beyond carnival fare with nourishing plates like house-made spaghetti with meat sauce, or fish and chips, all accompanied by fresh, organic [...] read more»
2014 Best Brunch, North

Ceia Kitchen + Bar

Rye crêpes with ricotta, smoked salmon, and fiddleheads. House-made linguiça with eggs. Portuguese sweet-bread French toast with strawberries and streusel. This Newburyport hot spot turns [...] read more»
2014 Best Brunch, South

Arthur and Pat’s

This brunch spot got Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler’s vote for " best food in the whole wide world" (he presented A & P’s with the title and [...] read more»
2014 Best Brunch, West

Farmstead Table

Newton Centre
You can practically taste the love in chef Chad Burns’s buttery asparagus-and-goat-cheese quiche, delicate house-made blintzes, and chive soft-scrambled eggs with Grafton cheddar. That it’s [...] read more»
2014 Best Brunch

Puritan & Company

The ideal brunch requires the trifecta of good food, good drinks, and good company. Puritan covers the first two in spades, with house-baked pastries (strawberry-almond [...] read more»
2013 Best Brunch

Craigie on Main

Tony Maws has made a name for himself with the meaty inventiveness of his dinner menu, and his brunch menu reflects that same ethos. Oft-changing [...] read more»
2013 Best Brunch, South


There's no better way to start a Sunday than at Oro, just a stone's throw from the water in Scituate Harbor. Your morning coffee will [...] read more»
2013 Best Brunch, North

Organic Garden Cafe

With a reasonably priced menu that caters to a diverse range of eaters, the Organic Garden Cafe will leave you feeling full and healthy. It's [...] read more»
2013 Best Brunch, West

AKA Bistro

What do French toast with dulce de leche and Hawaiian poke have in common? They're both on the brunch menu at this French-Japanese fusion spot, [...] read more»