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30 great brunch spots in San Antonio

🍳 Who’s hungry?

SATX: brunch spot Hayden

Try the barbacoa omelet at The Hayden.

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In this town, brunchin’ ain’t easy but it’s necessary. Whether you’re on the hunt for fluffy eggs, fried chicken + waffles or mind-blowing bloody marys, the options can get as overwhelming as the lines at times. 🍳

Luckily, you have us to scout things out. We listed a whole bunch of brunch options (30 total), along with menu recs, pro tips, and an interactive map to track ‘em. Plan your weekend + pour those mimosas. 🥂

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Hours listed are when brunch menus are available.

Weekend musts

SATX: meadow brunch spot

It’s not a southern brunch without biscuits at Meadow Neighborhood Eatery+Bar.

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Meadow Eatery | 555 W. Bitters Rd., Ste. 100| Sat.-Sun. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | The ‘Hill Country Breakfast’ is the best mash up of BBQ and Tex-Mex.

Restaurant Claudine | 517 E. Grayson St. | Sat.-Sun. 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. | Just like grandma use to make it. Try out these popular dishes: shrimp and grits, short rib hash, hot cakes, and fried chicken and waffles.

NOLA Brunch and Beignets | 720 E. Mistletoe | Wed.-Sun. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. | Fan favorite dishes include a play on chicken and waffles with chicken and beigents, the avocado tostada, and The Big Easy Biscuit.

The Hayden | Multiple locations | Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Try one of many house favorite dishes like the barbacoa omelet or the fried chicken + lake waffle.

Southerleigh Fine Food and Brewery | 136 E. Grayson St. Suite 120 | Sat. - Sun. 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. | This Galveston-inspired menu will have seafood lovers dreaming about its Gulf Coastal Benedict.

Pastries paradise


There’s nothing like concha and coffee on a winter day in the Alamo City.

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Full Goods | 200 E. Grayson St. Suite 120 | Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. | Come for the Texas Hash and leave with a mango chili lime pop tart.

Bakery Lorraine | Multiple locations | Known for its macarons + fresh pastries, your kids will love their little lumberjack breakfast and little soldiers plate.

Blush Brunch and Bakery | 713 S. Alamo St. | Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | Add cheese to the French style omelet and eggs featuring caviar and hollandaise sauce. Don’t forget to check out the bakery opened daily.

La Panaderia | Multiple locations | Check out one of their three locations around the Alamo City for delicious handmade bread and pan dulce.

Coffee + Culture Bakery | 13489 Blanco Rd. | Sun.- Thurs. 6 a.m.-6 p.m., Fri.- Sat. 6 a.m.-9 p.m. | The eye-catching chilaquiles will make you want to stay longer to enjoy a coffee and chocolate croissant.

Special Occasions

Cured at Pearl | 306 Pearl Parkway, Suite 101 | Saturday 12-10 p.m., Sunday 12-9 p.m. | Start off with a cheese plate featuring three Texas cheeses and work your way to a plate of chicken and donuts with jalapeno syrup.

The Maverick | 710 S. St. Mary’s St. | Sat.-Sun. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.| Order the mimosa bottle service while your party waits for omelette du fromage and salmon bagel.

Ocho | 1015 Navarro St. | Sat.-Sun. 8 a.m.-2 p.m.| Cuban and Mexican fusion brunch menu featuring Plantain Cakes con Carnitas and Pozole de Flor.

Brasserie Mon Chou Chou | 312 Pearl Parkway | Sundays 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | The omelette aux champigons et herbs will make you feel like you’re having brunch in France without leaving San Antonio.

Guenther House | 205 East Guenther St. | Wed.-Sun. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. | Pinkies up for the champagne chicken enchiladas.

For the fam

The Rustic | 17619 La Cantera Parkway Ste. 204 | Sat.-Sun. 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. | Where the brunch is served family style featuring country baked eggs, baby french toast, and Nashville hot chicken for $17.95 each.

Pig Pen | 106 Pershing Ave. | Sundays 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Check out the Soul Full Sunday buffet brunch featuring these southern favorites. Kids under three eat free.

Magnolia Pancake Haus | Multiple locations| Daily 7 a.m.-2 p.m. | It’s a pancake paradise that even Guy Fieri raves about.

Chicken N Pickle | 5215 UTSA Boulevard | Sun. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Where pickleball meets family friendly brunch and kids eat for only $9.99.

Sweet Fire Kitchen | 16641 La Cantera Parkway | Sat.-Sun. 7 a.m.-12 p.m., a la cart 12 p.m.-2 p.m. | Your picky eaters can choose between an a la carte brunch or an abundant brunch buffet for $16.

Quick and easy

Tony G’s Soul Food | Multiple locations | Sundays 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | Grab the creole country breakfast at one of two locations or have it delivered straight to you.

Kulture Kafe | 1112 S. Saint Mary’s St.| Mon. 7 a.m.-2 p.m., Tues.- Fri. 6:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Sat. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. | Don’t sleep on the chilaqulies and the Texas latte at this south town food truck.

Cover 3 | 1806 N. Loop 1604 W. | Sat.-Sun. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | You can never go wrong with the avocado toast or the chicken fried N.Y. strip + eggs.

Tuck’s Cozy Corner| 1338 E. Houston St., San Antonio | Missing hours | Enjoy Vietnamese coffee and brisket and egg breakfast tacos by chef Jenny Nguyen.

The Goodkind Southtown | 1127 S. Saint Mary’s St. | Sun. 11 a.m. -3 p.m. | Grab the good morning burrito and wash it down with all- natural house blended smoothies.


SATX: box st all day brunch

Instagram always eats first at Box St. All Day.

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Box St. All Day | 623 Hemisfair Blvd Ste. 108 |Daily, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. | The pinkest brunch spot in San Antonio serving brunch all week long. Snack on a churro doughnut and an all day mimosa as you wait for the thick boy pancake.

The Moon’s Daughters | 115 Lexington Ave. | Sundays, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. | Enjoy the late afternoon braise off the solstice menu and a cocktail off the brunch menu all day long. Pro tip: Take a photo of your drink outside on the balcony with the San Antonio skyline in the background.

Liberty Bar | 1111 S. Alamo St. | Sat.-Sun. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Try the 48 hour custard french toast made with house-made sourdough bread and soaked for 48 hours. Don’t forget to take a photo on the front steps to commemorate your experience.

Picks Bar | 4553 N. Loop 1604 W. Suite 1101 | Sundays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. | Latina and female owned bar featuring crafted food and drink brunch menus and a show.

Full Belly Cafe + Bar | 427 N. Loop 1604 W. Suite 202 | Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. |The best mashup between Mexican staple barbacoa + Canada’s poutine in a bowl called the baracoda breakfast poutine.

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