Cookshop is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

1. Cookshop

9.2
156 10th Ave (btwn W 19th St & W 20th St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Chelsea · 475 tips and reviews

@JaumePrimero@JaumePrimero: Brunch, amazing. I also had a parsnip soup here once that was spot on.

Teresa R.Teresa Ro: I came here for brunch and tried Sheep's Milk Ricotta & the French Toast- both super good! Also while you're here, get yourself a brunchtime cocktail...they're known for their bloody marys.

Jessica M.Jessica M.: Incredible brunch - fried egg sandwich, egg scramble, and spicy fries were all perfection. Make a res and bypass the crowds.

Prune is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

2. Prune

9.1
54 E 1st St (at 1st Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · East Village · 286 tips and reviews

wonderMode.comwonderMode.com: One of the best brunch places in the city!! Fave - Dutch pancakes and oysters with lamb sausage.

The Food SlutsThe Food Sluts: Hip, happening place on the LES. Great brunch with brilliant Bloody Marys (there's an entire menu). Try the sweet, creamy and generously portioned fresh ricotta ($13). Read more.

Shrutika S.Shrutika Sachdev: Worth the wait! The Dutch Pancakes are a MUST! Oyster omelette and huevos rancheros are good too. Steak and eggs a bit too oily...

Joseph Leonard is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

3. Joseph Leonard

9.4
170 Waverly Pl (btwn Christopher & W 10th St), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · West Village · 364 tips and reviews

Chris B.Chris Bier: Fantastic brunch- got the shrimp and grits, egg sandwich, and hash browns. All solid picks.

Lindsay C.Lindsay C: Awesome breakfast/brunch. Try the Avocado Toast!

Sofia P.Sofia Papastamelos: Very cute and cozy brunch place. Get the egg sandwich and pick your bread of choice!

Cafe Cluny is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

4. Cafe Cluny

9.2
284 W 12th St (at W 4th St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · West Village · 247 tips and reviews

TheoryTheory: NY. One of our favorite brunch spots, Café Cluny brings elements of a French café’s menu and mood to the big city. The Cluny Burger add bacon is a must-have dinner entrée.

Sam M.Sam Madden: Short rib hash was amazing, as were the eggs Benedict, and egg sandwich club. If you're in the West Village you can't go wrong here

Genevieve C.Genevieve Crain: Our go-to brunch place in NYC. Food is amazing, hip without the pretension. Get there before 11:30p or expect a wait. Baby/stroller-friendly.

Calle Ocho is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

5. Calle Ocho

9.1
45 W 81st St (at Columbus Ave), New York, NY
Latin American Restaurant · Upper West Side · 292 tips and reviews

Andrea D.Andrea Dudzinski: The best brunch in the city!! Really tasty Cuban eats for cheap and free sangria during your meal - and not just red and white! I recommend the Cuban Sandwich and the Fresas sangria. Cheers!

stst: best bang for the buck all you can drink brunch. amazing food. vaca frita is amazing.

Mike C.Mike Chau: Try the Vaca Frita Al Caballo - Cuban style skirt steak, Latin pork fried rice, fried egg and avocado. So good.

Freemans is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

6. Freemans

9.2
1 Freeman Aly (at Rivington St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Lower East Side · 527 tips and reviews

Shira P.Shira Papir: The artichoke dip and Mac and cheese are must have starters. The cheesy grits that come with the poached eggs are amazing too.

Laura L.Laura Lesser: One of the best brunches ever, lovely setting. Get the poached eggs with kale on sourdough

Nate B.Nate Beatty: Reminds me of a favorite farm-to-table place in VT. Amazing atmosphere and the brunch dish with poached eggs over kale is so satisfying.

Cafe Mogador is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

7. Cafe Mogador

9.4
101 Saint Marks Pl (btwn 1st Ave & Avenue A), New York, NY
Moroccan Restaurant · East Village · 369 tips and reviews

AlexanderAlexander: Great for breakfast. Cheap and delish. Get your coffee drinks without cinnamon. Also great brunch combos.

Luke H.Luke Hristou: Hummus is amazing, middle eastern eggs amazing, omelette is amazing

Cesar R.Cesar R.: Get a glass of fresh-squeezed OJ, and a side of pickles and hummus to start off. Can't go wrong with the Moroccan Benedict or Goat Cheese Omelette.

Maialino is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

8. Maialino

9.3
2 Lexington Ave (at Gramercy Park N), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Gramercy Park · 434 tips and reviews

Tim S.Tim Shey: Go for the best brunch in town... Raviolo al Uovo, with a whole egg yolk inside, is particularly awesome. Great breakfast spot on weekdays, too.

The Food SlutsThe Food Sluts: While mostly known for dinner, brunch is great, too. Try the sweet ricotta pancakes ($15) and the delicious pork sausages ($7). Read more.

lisa l.lisa lim: Scrambled eggs cacio e pepe - super tasty. Maialino Contadino (poached eggs with market veg) fresh and delicious. One of the few places that that doesn't over poach their eggs.

Russ & Daughters Café is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

9. Russ & Daughters Café

9.3
127 Orchard St (btwn Rivington St & Delancey St), New York, NY
Jewish Restaurant · Lower East Side · 252 tips and reviews

Elevine B.Elevine Berge: Loved the diner interior and waiters in old fashioned white shirts. Brunch; Kippered and salmon spread w thin crispy waffle cut fries was flavoursome, fresh and nicely light. Mmmm. Bottomless coffee.

Deborah A.Deborah Au-Yeung: Hackle back caviar and blinis, get them. Bloody Marys - I had one with caraway and another one with fenugreek. Get the classic lox on an everything bagel. Finish with challah bread pudding. Holla!

MichaelMichael: unique egg cream and delicious eggs benny, if you can get a table! buzzing diner vibe

Lafayette is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

10. Lafayette

9.1
380 Lafayette St (btwn Great Jones & E 4th St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · NoHo · 369 tips and reviews

Kinjil M.Kinjil Mathur: I've never had a bad meal here. Brunch, lunch and dinner have all been amazing. Grab petit fours on way out from bakery. Better than anything in dessert menu.

MischaMischa: Pastries are amazing, everyone writes about the almond croissant but the danish du jour is the best. Croque madame is awesome for brunch.

Simone J.Simone Jung: Really strong bloody Mary's and perfectly French omelettes. So delish but definitely make a reservation.

Bluestone Lane Collective Cafe is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

11. Bluestone Lane Collective Cafe

9.1
55 Greenwich Ave (at Perry St), New York, NY
Café · West Village · 187 tips and reviews

Anna H.Anna Hyclak: Chic, cozy spot with great flat whites & avocado toast (plus cute Aussie waiters!). Once saw Cameron Diaz brunching here post-gym...

Iaroslava G.Iaroslava Grynko: Quick service, healthy and delicious food. Spicy chicken salad was really good. Avocado smash was amazing.

StevenSteven: Great place to grab brunch and coffee. Avocado smash is delicious. Go for a nice stroll around the neighborhood after. There's a nice little bookshop called Three Lives and Co nearby.

Sadelle's is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

12. Sadelle's

9.1
463 W Broadway (btw Prince & Houston), New York, NY
Bagel Shop · SoHo · 139 tips and reviews

Olivia S.Olivia Slutsky: Bagels are freshly made and delicious. Blueberry pancakes melt in your mouth! Best brunch I've had in awhile.

NatalieNatalie: fantastic bagels and lox! a bit expensive but well worth it.

Lindsey K.Lindsey Kim: Go on the weekdays to avoid the long wait. Get the house lox, sable, Cobb salad, Leo, and pancakes for dessert!

The Smith is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

13. The Smith

9.1
956 2nd Ave (at E 51st St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Turtle Bay · 324 tips and reviews

stephanie s.stephanie scheper: absolutely loved the tomato soup covered with melted cheddar cheese, & the roasted chicken arugula salad with brie- my new favorite brunch spot in the neighb! So glad they opened this location.

Michael N.Michael Nakash: Always a solid meal. I recommend trying the steak & eggs for brunch and the shrimp and grits for dinner.

Edwina DEdwina D: Brunches here are my favorite! Get the smoked salmon egg benedict and the potato waffle benedict, they're heavenly! And if you're craving a dessert, get the s'mores! You won't regret it

Jacob's Pickles is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

14. Jacob's Pickles

9.4
509 Amsterdam Ave (btwn W 84th & W 85th St), New York, NY
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · Upper West Side · 579 tips and reviews

Tina G.Tina G.: Cheese grits are super cheesy and yum. The home fries are really fried - almost burnt. Biscuit french toast is amazing - really huge portion so best to share.

J N.J Nitzky: This is a fabulous place for brunch - delicious biscuit sandwiches with locally produced eggs, cheese and ham make for the perfect meal! It doesn't stop there - they also have killer bloody mary's!

Zoe R.Zoe R: Worth the wait and the tight squeeze in there. Make sure to have the cheese grits. Most amazing part of the meal. Chicken and waffles for brunch or southern blt are really good options.

Balthazar is one of The 15 Best Places for Brunch Food in New York City.

15. Balthazar

9.3
80 Spring St (at Crosby St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · SoHo · 968 tips and reviews

Meredith B.Meredith Blechman: Best brunch for people watching and delicious food. I love the poached eggs and soldiers, and their baked goods are heavenly.

Rewan P.Rewan Parti: Best breakfast in NY, order the bread basket! The sticky bun is the best. They have excellent French onion soup and eggs Benedict!

Jessica W.Jessica Wickham: Had a lovely fancy brunch, recommend the avocado and poached eggs on toast - eggs were cooked perfectly!