For many families, going out for Easter brunch is as big a part of the celebration as Easter baskets and the Easter bunny. Here are recommendations for Easter brunch in St. Louis in 2014. Easter Sunday is April 20, 2014. For other Easter events, read my article on Easter Egg Hunts and Other Celebrations in the St. Louis Area.
Easter is your chance to enjoy a fine dining experience at the Coronado Ballroom. The Ballroom is a top venue for private events, but its Easter Brunch is open to the public. And this is definitely the place to go if you have a sweet tooth. The cost is $55 for adults and $20 for children. Valet parking is included. To make a reservation, call 314-367-4848, ext. 118.
3701 Lindell Blvd.
Midtown St. Louis
Missouri Botanical Garden
Easter Brunch is one of the more popular events at the Missouri Botanical Garden. Diners can feast on ham, roast beef, french toast, pasta, salads, desserts and more. There are three seatings at 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. The cost is $29.95 for adults and $14.95 for children ages 5 through 12. Children under 5 are free. To make a reservation, call 314-961-7588.
4344 Shaw Blvd.
South St. Louis
Pere Marquette Lodge
Pere Marquette Lodge in Grafton is offering a special Easter buffet throughout the day. Enjoy breakfast specialties, dinner entrees and plenty of delicious desserts. The cost is $25.95 for adults and $9.99 for children. To make a reservation, call 618-786-2331, ext. 502.
13653 Lodge Blvd.
Update for 2014: The Boathouse was damaged in a fire in January. Repairs are underway, but the restaurant will not be open for Easter this year.
Enjoy brunch in a great outdoor setting at the Boathouse in Forest Park. The brunch menu features egg casserole, buttermilk pancakes, biscuits and gravy and other traditional breakfast fare. To make your reservation, call 314-367-2224.
6101 Government Drive
The restaurant at the Missouri History Museum is offering an Easter brunch featuring fresh local produce and products. Seatings are at 10 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. The cost is $33.75 for adults and $10.75 for children ages ten and younger. To make a reservation, call 314-361-7313.
Lindell and DeBaliviere
The Ritz-Carlton in Clayton is serving up brunch on Easter Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The menu includes a variety of gourmet options like sushi, seafood, prime rib, cheeses, pastas and desserts. The cost is $89 for adults and $44.50 for children ages five to 12. To make a reservation, call 314-719-1433.
100 Carondelet Plaza
Chase Park Plaza
For another upscale option, consider brunch at the Starlight Roof at the Chase Park Plaza. The menu includes fresh seafood, omlets, fruit, desserts and more. The price is $55 for adults and $20 for children. To make reservations, call 314-633-3056.
212 N. Kingshighway
Central West End
Innsbrook Resort in Warren County is hosting a Grand Easter Brunch in the Conference Center from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The event includes a special appearance by the Easter Bunny. The brunch features a large menu of entrees, fruits, salads and desserts. The cost is $23.49 for adults and $12.49 for children ages six to 11. Kids five and younger are free. Innsbrook is also serving an Easter breakfast buffet from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Hanneken's Restaurant. To make reservations for the Grand Easter Brunch, call (636) 928-3366, ext. 0.
One Aspen Circle Drive