noun: brunch; plural noun: brunches
1. a late morning meal eaten instead of breakfast and lunch.
By definition, brunch doesn’t require BOOZE, but our list of best spots for brunch in Mystic does! The availability of booze at least!
Sundays from 10AM – 3PM
What to expect? Engine Room is no stranger to Boozy Brunch Staples like Mimosas + Bloody Marys, and other well crafted grogs. They’ve got a solid looking food menu too; with unique plates like BBQ Brisket Eggs Benedict with cilantro hollandaise sauce! Who does that?! Well, they do and it’s magnificent. They’ve got classic items, too, like French Toast with a little Engine Room flair – salted caramel brioche with house whipped cream, light bites (for the dainty eaters), hangover burgers (for those…well…recovering from last night), hefty salads, and much more. Outdoor seating is available seasonally and parking is plentiful (front and back parking lot as well as some on street spots close by).
Saturdays + Sundays from 8AM – 2PM
What to expect? Located at the beautiful and historic Inn at Mystic, Harbour House is quickly becoming a local favorite. To drink, choose from brunch style cocktails, coffee, tea, + juices. To eat, they have tons of yummy breakfast classics like eggs benedict, lox + bagel, french toast, crepes plus lunch entrees like: Maine lobster roll, sirloin burgers, and several lighter options…salads, soups, raw bar menu, and more.
Monday-Friday 7:30AM – 2PM Breakfast + Lunch
Saturdays + Sundays 6:30AM – 1PM Breakfast Only
What to expect? An oldie but a goodie…Kitchen Little is a tucked away breakfast and lunch spot located in the Mystic River Marina. Breakfast is what they do, so you won’t be disappointed. They have at least 4 types of Eggs Benedict on the menu. 4! Bacon, crisp. Coffee, hot. Now serving champagne, beer and wine.
Other great restaurants to try out in the Mystic Sunday Brunch time slot:
Oyster Club– Oyster Club was featured (along with their sister restaurant Engine Room in the Hartford Courant article Boozy Brunches That Go Beyond Bloody Marys And Mimosas. You can catch a very farm to table brunch here on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Information: 860-415-9266
Do you have a favorite brunch spot in Mystic? Let us know!
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