For those who like to enjoy a relaxed weekend, brunch is the perfect solution to meet up with friends and enjoy a late-morning or an early afternoon get together. Here’s a selection of the best options in Brussels.
Sunday in Italy is sacred! In this restaurant, located between the district of Chatelain and Flagey this is well understood. For the past few months, every Sunday, the restaurant has started to offer a gourmet Italian brunch. A gargantuan buffet that gives pride of place to sunny recipes and products directly from Italy. An original and comforting brunch that takes you to Rome.
Rue Lannoy 2, 1050 Brussels – Every Sunday between 11 and 3 – €35 per adult, €15 per child (buffet, hot drink and cocktail) www.bistronazionale.be
In the Saint-Boniface district, the is one of those Belgian addresses that always pleases. With its warm decor and its pleasant terrace, it is also a strong contender for one of the best brunch options. Here, brunch is available all week long, which is just as it should be!
Rue Saint-Boniface 14, 1050 Brussels – Brunch from Monday to Friday between 11:30 and 4, Saturday between 9:30 and 4, Sunday between 10:30 and 4.
A newcomer to the Châtelain district, just opposite the Eglise de la Trinité, this is an address for early risers and night owls. On weekends,come to enjoy the ultra-gourmet and homemade brunch, available all day long, with pancakes, French toast or Eggs Benedict. Accompanied by a specialty coffee and a good fresh juice, it doesn’t take much more to add a little sweetness to your weekend!
Rue de l’Aqueduc 61, 1060 Brussels – Brunch on Saturday and Sunday between 10 and 5 www.clairobscur.space
The most Mediterranean supermarket in the capital organized the first edition of its sunny brunch a few weeks ago. A great success that prompted it to make it a recurring event. On the menu for the next brunch on May 14, a buffet as colorful as it is delicious, which takes you on a journey between Spain, Italy, Greece, Lebanon and Turkey.
Chaussée de Louvain 650, 1030 Brussels – Next editions of the brunch on May 14 and June 11, 2023 – Buffet at €28.50 www.greatmarket.be
A festive brunch at Lily’s will be back on June 4 for a second edition. A brunch like no other, presented as a buffet and washed down with signature cocktails, all in a crazy atmosphere. Live music and DJs will be there to set the mood. An opportunity like any other to party and let loose, while enjoying a gourmet moment. Also has the advantage of being child free.
Avenue Emile de Mot 1, 1000 Brussels – Second edition of the festive brunch on June 4, 2023 – Buffet at €65 www.lilys.be
Not all brunches are the same. At Mêzon, a restaurant located in Uccle, brunch is served in five courses. Spreads and jams of the moment, tasty charcuterie, eggs according to the chef’s inspiration and desserts… Mêzon offers a gourmet and elegant moment, which changes habits a little and whose recipes change every week according to market arrivals.
Chaussée de Saint-Job 388, 1180 Brussels – 5-course brunch between 10 and 2 – €44 www.mezon.be