The Greatest Brunches in Columbus

Final up to date 11/18/23

When the weekend hits, Columbus goes searching for breakfast and brunch, so to make issues simpler for you, I’ve rounded up a few of the greatest brunches in Columbus, Ohio!

You could have some favorites that didn’t make the checklist. Are they on my checklist of The Greatest Breakfasts in Columbus as a substitute?

Gemut Biergarten

Why? Gemüt does so many issues nicely: they brew glorious German beers, pair it with fascinating meals, provide a large beer backyard, and convey to life an historic constructing. And their weekend brunch options distinctive finds like a boursin and kraut omelet, gravlox and muffins, hen schnitzel with waffles. Bonus for stable vegan choices!

The place? 734 Oak St., Olde Towne East

Learn extra: German Beer & Meals in an Historic Fireplace Station

Why? Bonifacio is likely one of the metropolis’s greatest Filipino eateries, and their weekend brunch affords artistic spins on conventional dishes, like a bigger breakfast model of lumpia rolls, fried hen with ube waffles, loaded arroz caldo, and silog (pictured above), a mix plate with rice, eggs, veggies, Filipino sausages.

The place? 1577 King Ave., Grandview/5xNW

Learn extra: Bonifacio

Why? The Pearl is Cameron Mitchell’s tavern idea, and so they’ve all the time produced a successful weekend brunch. You’ll discover nice snacks and starters like devils on horseback and jalapeno corn bread, plus a full vary of salads, freshly shucked oysters, and hits like pork cheek hash, shrimp and grits, and the tavern benny (pictured above).

The place? 641 N. Excessive St., Quick North and 88 N. Excessive St., Dublin

Learn extra: The Pearl

Why? The meals at Hoof Hearted is each bit as kooky and endearing because the beers and branding. So whilst you sip a South of Eleven triple IPA or a Girth Brooks barrel-aged stout, get pleasure from brunch cocktails, Brunch Ballz (aka donut holes), the Dad Bod double cheeseburger or Father Determine veggie burger, or the all-inclusive Nacho Breakfast (seen above).

The place? 850 N. Fourth St., Italian Village

Learn extra: Hoof Hearted Brewery & Kitchen

Why? Even because it debuted in 2013, Wolf’s Ridge has been on a successful streak: one of many metropolis’s prime eating places, award-winning beers, a full of life taproom and occasion area. Their weekend brunch simply ranks as one of many metropolis’s greatest. Snag a cocktail or sip on home beers (the Dawn espresso cream ale is particularly becoming) whilst you style donut holes, pork stomach over polenta, burnt finish hash, and the toad in a gap (see above!).

SEE ALSO: weekend brunch at WRB’s sister outpost Understory within the Previous North.

The place? 214 N. Fourth St., Downtown

Learn extra: Wolf’s Ridge Brewing

Why? Valter’s is the in-house pub for the Columbus Maennerchor’s German Village headquarters. Valter and his crew expertly mix German and American classics, like French toast and pancakes alongside corned beef hash and scorching skillets loaded with sausage and potatoes.

The place? 976 S. Excessive St., German Village

Learn extra: Valter’s on the Maennerchor

Why? If you ask folks about favourite brunches in Columbus, Kitchen Social normally comes up shortly. Their easy-to-love bar program and menus usually marry worldwide flavors with American pub classics. Their brunch menu options breakfast tacos, creme brulee French toast, hen and waffles, biscuits and gravy. And don’t miss their signature cinnabiscuits and cheddar scallion biscuits!

The place? 8954 Lyra Dr., Polaris and 6791 Longshore St., Dublin

Learn extra: Kitchen Social

Why? The Sycamore is a long-running German Village pub that’s modified possession over current years. The most recent model retains the beloved neighborhood vibe whereas introducing skilled espresso service (utilizing Thunderkiss beans), contemporary pastries, and easy-to-love dishes like avocado toast, veggie omelets, breakfast sandwiches, and extra.

The place? 262 E. Sycamore St., German Village

Learn extra: Espresso and Breakfast at The Sycamore in German Village

Why? Northstar Cafe is a morning mainstay throughout Columbus, beginning with their Quick North location and increasing to Beechwold, Easton, and Westerville. And whereas their costs have crept up sufficient that this author isn’t a daily anymore, there’s no denying the enchantment of these Clould 9 pancakes, mushroom frittata, and the breakfast burrito.

The place? 951 N. Excessive St., Quick North; 4241 N. Excessive St., Clintonville/Beechwold; 4015 Townsfair Method, Easton; 109 S. State St., Westerville

Learn extra: Northstar Cafe Easton

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Why? Lindey’s is a Columbus eating establishment, inhabiting its stunning brick-lined nook of German Village ever since proprietor Sue Doody opened it in 1981 (Doody sadly handed away in 2018). Lindey’s brunch menu is as basic as they arrive, though that doesn’t imply its given quick shrift. You’ll discover some the town’s greatest eggs benedicts, a croque madame, beignets, quiche, and smoked salmon rosti.

The place? 169 E. Beck St., German Village

Learn extra: Lindey’s

Why? Not solely does Milestone 229 serve a decent Sunday brunch, however its giant, curving patio affords a few of the greatest views of the riverfront and the town skyline. Positive, they might be suffering from close by building occasionally, but it surely’s all the time value a go to for eggs benedicts, chilaquiles, quick rib poutine, and breakfast pizzas.

The place? 229 S. Civic Heart Dr., downtown

Learn extra: Milestone 229

Why? It’d be straightforward to put in writing off OtC as a neighborhood bar, and it does have that allure, however the eatery – which was as soon as a pharmacy – doesn’t shrink back from producing nice meals. You’ll discover the treatment for what ails you at brunch: Bloody Marys, hen and waffles, skillets, corned beef hash, egg sandwiches.

The place? 5596 N. Excessive St., Worthington

Learn extra: Over the Counter

Why? Discover Goodale Station on the highest flooring of the Cover By Hilton lodge throughout from the conference heart. With their large home windows and glass ceiling, they provide a few of the greatest views of the town, and chef Jonathon Olson and his workforce pair these with glorious meals. At brunch you possibly can feast on brioche French toast, breakfast tacos and burgers, steak and eggs, crab benedicts.

The place? 77 E. Nationwide Blvd., Area District/Downtown

Learn extra: Drinks and Dinner on the twelfth Flooring at Goodale Station

Why? The Guild Home, one other Cameron Mitchell Quick North outpost, sits on the primary flooring of Le Meridien, The Joseph lodge. It serves dynamic breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner, and whereas breakfast is obtainable weekdays, the weekend brunch menu deserves a particular look. Begin with pastries and fresh-squeezed juices, transfer on to oysters and burrata, then style lobster and eggs, pancakes, truffled eggs, or their signature smoked hen hash.

The place? 624 N. Excessive St., Quick North

Learn extra: The Guild Home

Why? The Worthington Tavern was a welcome addition to Previous Worthington, with its top-notch bar program, patio area, and fascinating tavern fare. Its weekend brunch hits all of the marks, with Bloody Marys and espresso martinis, steak and eggs, hen and waffles. Don’t miss the breakfast sandwich with egg dredged in panko or the shareable tavern rancheros dip.

The place? 671 Excessive St., Worthington

Learn extra: Breakfast Sandwiches, Burritos, Rancheros Dip on the Worthington Tavern’s New Weekend Brunch

Why? 101 Beer Kitchen might have coasted on its dynamic beer choice, however as a substitute they up the ante by producing a artistic menu like pigs in a blanket, crab and risotto muffins, chorizo gravy with cornbread, bananas foster pancakes. (Pictured above is a earlier merchandise, a custard-filled French toast meant to be like a large Twinkie.)

The place? 7509 Sawmill Rd., Dublin; 397 Stoneridge Ln., Gahanna; 817 Polaris Pkwy., Westerville

Learn extra: 101 Beer Kitchen in Dublin