The 12 Best Brunch Spots In Boston

Updated: September 7, 2022

Champagne and orange juice paired with perfect eggs and bacon - who doesn’t love a good Boston brunch? We found these eggcellent brunch spots by analyzing top review sites, food publications, and blogs. Round up the gang and indulge in Boston’s best french toast, eggs benedict, and more at these fantastic venues.

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North Street Grille

American, $$, North EndAmerican, $$Boston, North End
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Lincoln Tavern and Restaurant

American, $$, South BostonAmerican, $$Boston, South Boston
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Trip 101, 2020

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    Trip 101, 2020
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Cafe Bonjour

Mediterranean, $$, Downtown CrossingMediterranean, $$Boston, Downtown Crossing
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Monument Restaurant & Tavern

American, $$, CharlestownAmerican, $$Boston, Charlestown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2022

    14 Top-Notch Brunches Around Boston

    Eater, 2022

Fin Point Oyster Bar & Grill

New American, $$$, DowntownNew American, $$$Boston, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5


American, $$, Mission HillAmerican, $$Boston, Mission Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

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    Hoodline, 2019

South End Buttery

American, $$, South EndAmerican, $$Boston, South End
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • TimeOut, 2021

    Best restaurants with fireplaces in Boston

    TimeOut, 2021

State Street Provisions

American, $$, DowntownAmerican, $$Boston, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

OAK Long Bar + Kitchen

New American, $$$, Back BayNew American, $$$Boston, Back Bay
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5
  • Eater, 2016

    Boston's Best Boozy Brunches, According to Restaurant Industry Folks

    Eater, 2016
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

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Joe's On Newbury

American, $$, Back BayAmerican, $$Boston, Back Bay
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Eater, 2019

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    Eater, 2019

Rowes Wharf Sea Grille

American, $$$, DowntownAmerican, $$$Boston, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Trip 101, 2022

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City Table

American, $$, Back BayAmerican, $$Boston, Back Bay
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate this list?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Boston. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 15185 restaurants in Boston, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1052 lists and articles from experts at Trip 101, Eater and Hoodline and more. All with some boam magic. These top contenders have appeared in Trip 101 - 10 Best Brunch Places In Boston, Massachusetts, Eater - 14 Top-Notch Brunches Around Boston and Hoodline - Are these trending Boston restaurants on your radar?. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Frequently asked questions

Ten Tables, Committee, and Chickadee are the highest-rated brunch restaurants for take-out in Boston.

Vee Vee, Cornish Pasty, and Myers & Chang are the highest-rated Boston restaurants which offer a vegan brunch.

Committee, Carlo's Cucina Italiana, and The Haven are the highest-rated brunch restaurants that is good for groups in Boston.

Myers & Chang, Dolphin Bay and Taiwan Café, are the highest-rated restaurants that offer a dim sum brunches in Boston.

There are 1387 brunch restaurants in Boston.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for siu bao

    Experts often pair siu bao with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

  • Rose with your wu tao go

    wu tao go has to be had with a crisp drink because it carries the flavours of the dish. Grab some Rose and enjoy yourself. The drink goes superbly with the yam in the food.

Did you know?

  • The record holder

    The pancake dates back to 1994 with an impressive record of 49 feet 3 inches in diameter and 1 inch deep, accomplishment by The Co-operative Union in England.

  • A day for pancake-lovers

    Looking for an excuse to have pancakefor breakfast, lunch, and dinner? National Pancake Day, celebrated every September 26, is the perfect opportunity to indulge in as much pancake as you can handle!

  • History lesson

    We can thank 1970s in The United States for the much beloved breakfast sandwich.

Parking tips

Getting a good parking spot in Boston can be tough, and it’s worse if you’re hungry. We’ve partnered with SpotHero, a digital parking reservation system to help make finding parking in Boston quick and easy.

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