Where to Brunch

If you need some ideas for where to meet...

Below are some of the places clients and I have b&b'd! (follow @brunchandbudget on instagram for more ideas!)


Krupa Grocery

Park Slope | Brooklyn
Make sure you order the bone marrow!

Roebling Tea Room

Williamsburg | Brooklyn
Great brunch and dinner menus!

Little Skips

Bushwick | Brooklyn
The M-Train sandwich is the best in town!

Tchoup Shop @ Heavy Woods

Bushwick | Brooklyn
Chefs are from New Orleans, so everything is super tasty and authentic!

Archie's Pizza

Bushwick | Brooklyn
Connecticut style pizza, but seriously try the meatball grinder!

Le Barricou

Williamsburg | Brooklyn
Duck. Confit. Hash. Need I say more?

Colina Cuervo

Crown Heights | Brooklyn
The Plato Ecuatoriano is just such a winner. Plus horchata!


Fort Greene | Brooklyn
Such a rich and interesting menu for brunch or dinner!

La Slowteria

Carroll Gardens | Brooklyn
Seriously the best, most authentic Mexican food I've had in the city!

Alice's Arbor

Clinton Hill | Brooklyn
The crab hash is just so, so good. Lovely on a summer day!


Bed-Stuy | Brooklyn
Came here for dinner, but hear their brunch is to die for


Fort Greene | Brooklyn
If you've never had South African food, this is place. Also, ostrich carpaccio, whaaatt??


Fort Greene | Brooklyn
If you've never had an Italian brunch, this is the place. Creamy parmesan polenta!


Crown Heights | Brooklyn
 A solid brunch place with omelettes so fluffy, I had to ask if there was milk in it!

The Black Swan

Bed-Stuy | Brooklyn
If you're looking for a true English breakfast, this is the place!


Bar Virage

East Village | Manhattan
And then there was lobster hash and all was right with the world.


East Village | Manhattan
One of my all time favorite brunch/dinner places in the city!


Various Locations | Manhattan
You can share a bunch of their amazing market sides and they do brunch!

Blue Smoke

Flatiron | Manhattan
Blue Smoke has brunch! And you can have ribs for brunch!

Sacred Chow

Washington Square | Manhattan
I'm not even Vegan and I love everything here! You won't even miss the meat!

El Camion

East Village | Manhattan
Always say yes to the chicken chilaquiles! 

Burger & Lobster

Flatiron | Manhattan
Here is their entire menu: burger, lobster roll, or whole lobster. Boom.


Greenwich Village | Manhattan
Truly lovely brunch spot, restaurant is gorgeous and food is gorgeous!

Alice's Tea Cup

Upper West Side | Manhattan
The most delicious pastries, extensive tea menu, and great staff!


Murray Hill | Manhattan
This is quite possibly the most beautiful lobster salad I've ever had.

The Meatball Shop

Various Locations | Manhattan & Brooklyn
This has become an NYC classic for me! Their daily balls are always a good call!

Joseph Leonard

West Village | Manhattan
Fried chicken sandwich to-die-for with srirarcha brussel sprouts!


Harlem | Manhattan
A French bistro with shaksuka and plantains. Only in NYC!

Mighty Quinn's

Various Locations | Manhattan
Be prepared to wait in line, but then get ready for some awesome bbq!


Chelsea | Manhattan
Truly fresh, farm to table brunch. Look how orange that yolk is!


Astoria Beer & Cheese

Astoria | Queens
Didn't have their beer or cheese, but their banh mi was killer!

The Queens Kickshaw

Astoria | Queens
Awesome brunch spot! Try the veggie hash!