After you take the kids to hunt Easter eggs, you’ll probably be hunting down some food. Brunch is good on any Sunday, but Easter brunch should be extra special, and these restaurants deliver the best Easter brunches in Gainesville.
For a decadent Easter brunch, head over to Ember’s Wood Grill. This restaurant always has special menus for holidays such as Valentines Day and Easter. Shrimp and mango ceviche, bourbon-whipped sweet potatoes, duck breast cassoulet with kale, organic wood grilled antipasto, and Belgian chocolate torte are just a few of the things on this extensive, luxurious menu. Ember Wood Grill will take reservations for Easter Sunday brunch, and the price for one person is $45.
Francesa’s is known for it’s amazing Sunday brunch, but they’ll have a special menu for Easter. Brunch options include lollipop lamb chops with a red wine demi-glace, salmon cakes with a pistachio aioli, a Belgian waffle station, and pancetta and spring pea risotto, to name a few. They’ll be serving brunch from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Starting at 3:00 p.m., any breakfast items on the menu will be replaced with salmon picatta, chicken Francaise, vegetarian puttanesca, and a live-action pasta carbonara station. The price for this brunch with be $34.95 plus tax and an 18% gratuity. This brunch at Francesca's is great for families because any children under 10 years old can dine for only $16.95 each, and be sure to call this restaurant in advance to make reservations for Easter Sunday.