10 Must-Try Brunches in Northern New Jersey

Escape Grits. Photo by Danny Chin

While northern New Jersey is home to countless diner breakfast spots, it also offers many great brunch options. We’ve rounded up 10 of the most popular brunches you’ll find in North Jersey.

Anthony David’s
The popular Hoboken restaurant serves à la carte brunch daily from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. BYO.

953 Bloomfield St.

Blue Morel Restaurant
Sunday brunch buffet is offered from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at a cost of $32 for adults and $16 for children under 12.

2 Whippany Rd.

Bottagra Brunch. Photo courtesy of Bottagra
Bottagra Brunch. Photo courtesy of Bottagra

Infamous for its champagne showers and glow sticks brunches, Bottagra creates a full nightclub experience around its popular brunch. A table can be reserved for Brunch Season 6 starting September 21. Buy tickets in advance online or call 862-668-2473.

80 Wagaraw Rd.



Crystal Springs Resort
This all-American buffet breakfast is served from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at a cost of $22.95 for adults, $14.95 for kids ages 4 to 11, and free for kids 3 and under.

1 Wild Turkey Way

Escape Montclair
A two-course, $19 brunch menu is offered on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Children under 12 are $10. BYO. (Pictured at top. Courtesy of Danny Chin.)

345 Bloomfield Ave.

With gorgeous views of Manhattan, Haven offers a choice of à la carte or $26 prix fixe with includes a choice of one brunch item and two Mimosas or bloody Marys.

2 Main Street, Suite G
Edgewater Harbor, Edgewater

Jockey Hollow Bar & Kitchen
An à la carte brunch is served from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Oyster & Wine Bar on Sundays. Don’t miss ordering a cocktail at this popular restaurant.

110 South St.

Raval Lamb Meatballs. Photo by Raval
Raval lamb meatballs. Photo courtesy of Raval

Raval Tapas Bar & Cocktail Lounge
Raval serves up its “El Brunch” every Saturday and Sunday, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.and diners can opt to order off the à la carte menu or pay $35/person for all-you-can-eat brunch food with $1 Mimosas, sangria, bloody Marys or Estrella Damm Draft.

136 Newark Ave.
Jersey City

Satis Bistro
At Satis Bistro, brunch is served every Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. In addition to the à la carte menu, Satis offers any brunch selection plus bloody Mary, mimosa, or bellini for $17.95.

212 Washington St.
Jersey City


Sweet Basil’s Café
Brunch is served daily from 8a.m. to 3 p.m. with interesting options like the pulled pork benedict and the whiskey raisins and bananas pancakes.

498 South Livingston Ave.

Photo by Terre a Terre
Photo courtesy of Terre a Terre


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Veronique Deblois is a food, wine and travel blogger based in Morris County, NJ. As the author of the popular blogs, Food & Wine Chickie Insider and Veronique Travels, Veronique shares recipes, wine, restaurant and travel reviews. Follow Veronique on Twitter or like her Facebook page.