2020 Best Restaurants for Brunch in New York Area

Where to Find the Best Sunday Brunch in New York

The most versatile—and decadent—meal of the week, brunch with family and friends is a great way to enjoy gourmet food on a laid-back weekend. Linger over strawberry waffles, have a hearty starter of an omelet with crispy bacon, sip a glass of Champagne, or dive into a succulent plate of crabs' legs.

We've done the legwork for you, so just sit back, relax, and browse GAYOT's Top Brunch Restaurants in New York, presented in alphabetical order.

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Bagatelle
14/20
Gallic-themed eats and debauchery in the heart of the Meatpacking District. See More

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Balthazar Restaurant
14/20
New York restaurant that recalls a classic French brasserie of the early 20th century. See More

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Beauty & Essex
14/20
A scene-y pawnshop/nightclub/restaurant attracts the trendy and posh to the Lower East Side. See More

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Boulud Sud
15/20
Mediterranean fare from Daniel Boulud in a sedate Upper West Side setting. See More

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Brasserie 8 1/2
14/20
A welcome respite on busy 57th Street presenting both brasserie and bistro favorites. See More

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Cafe Luxembourg
13/20
A fine French bistro for pre-theatre dinner or après-opera supper. See More

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The Clocktower
14/20
British chef Jason Atherton's Big Apple debut, situated in an actual clock tower. See More
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Estela

Small Plates, Mediterranean
Estela
14/20
Mediterranean-influenced small plates from Ignacio Mattos in a diminutive NoLita space. See More
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Irvington
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Green market-to-table American and Italian fare in the W New York - Union Square. See More

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Le Coq Rico
14/20
Alsatian and poultry-centric dining in the Flatiron District. See More
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