Clinton St. Baking Co. & Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for a Brunch Food in New York City.

1. Clinton St. Baking Co. & Restaurant

9.1
4 Clinton St (at E Houston St), New York, NY
Bakery · Lower East Side · 759 tips and reviews

Blair N.Blair Nelson: Dinner is the way to go - no wait and you can still get the delicious pancakes. Plus, if you're there at the end of the day, you might just score some free baked goods to take home.

Plwm B.Plwm Bwm: Worth the wait to get a table. Recommend going to Cocoa Bar for a couple of hot chocolates while waiting for your table. The waffle & pancakes with male butter is superb.

Sharese A.Sharese Ame'ka: The Banana Walnut Pancakes and the Clinton St Omelette were amazing; A must try!!!!

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

2. Cafe Orlin

9.2
41 Saint Marks Pl (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Café · East Village · 401 tips and reviews

Erin H.Erin Hauswirth: Best eggs benedict hands down! And on the weekends they have a special that's a salmon benedict with a potato pancake that's outrageously tasty.

TeresaTeresa: Great for brunch! Portion sizes are hearty. Try the pumpkin pancake!

Elena H.Elena Hood: Steak & eggs is my go to choice at brunch. Coffee is delicious.

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

3. Cookshop

9.2
156 10th Ave (btwn W 19th St & W 20th St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Chelsea · 457 tips and reviews

Mariateresa d.Mariateresa dell'Aquila: Try whole wheat buttermilk pancakes and cast-iron baked "dutch baby" pancake. So far the best pancakes I have eaten here in Nyc!

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.

Kent G.Kent Gould: Love the cocktails, brunch, bacon, and outdoor seating!

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

4. Bubby's

9.1
120 Hudson St (btwn Franklin & Moore St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Tribeca · 449 tips and reviews

Grace L.Grace L: The pancakes are absolutely delicious! It can be super crowded here on the weekends, but it is so worth the wait.

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: One of our favorite places for brunch – Try the Sour Cream Pancakes or the Corned Beef Hash & Eggs with an Iced Coffee (the cubes are made from coffee).

Will P.Will Prestes: Best sour cream pancakes I ever head. Kudos for the organic and delicious maple syrup. All served around midnight :)

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

5. Prune

9.1
54 E 1st St (at 1st Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · East Village · 272 tips and reviews

Chase T.Chase Turner: The two hour wait for brunch is worth it. Go for basically anything, the carbonera is fantastic, as is the eggs benedict. Lunch and dinner are superb too.

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

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 a Brunch Food in New York City.

6. Joseph Leonard

9.4
170 Waverly Pl (btwn Christopher & W 10th St), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · West Village · 346 tips and reviews

Noah W.Noah Weiss: This is the best brunch in the city. Breakfast sandwich with sriracha Brussels sprouts, avocado toast with poached eggs, and country fried bacon with honey and Tabasco. Don't overlook the Bloody Mary.

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 a Brunch Food in New York City.

7. Cafe Cluny

9.2
284 W 12th St (at W 4th St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · West Village · 236 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.

Amelia Beau K.Amelia Beau Kaldor: Yummy healthy option is an organic three egg omelet with spinach and mushrooms, with a salad on the side, and hot sauce, yum!

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

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

8. Calle Ocho

9.1
45 W 81st St (at Columbus Ave), New York, NY
Latin American Restaurant · Upper West Side · 281 tips and reviews

DesireeDesiree: I've has just about everything on the brunch menu and the Vaca Frita is the best!

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Great Latin fusion restaurant. Try it out for an original South-American brunch, complete with yummy sangria!

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 a Brunch Food in New York City.

9. Freemans

9.2
1 Freeman Aly (at Rivington St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Lower East Side · 506 tips and reviews

Jim O.Jim Oliver: Really sweet little place for bruch. Great find down a little ally, the poached eggs and tomato is amazing.

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.

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.

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

10. Maialino

9.4
2 Lexington Ave (at Gramercy Park N), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Gramercy Park · 417 tips and reviews

Brenna S.Brenna S: Try the scrambled eggs, ricotta pancakes, and olive oil muffin!

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.

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

11. Cafe Mogador

9.4
101 Saint Marks Pl (btwn 1st Ave & Avenue A), New York, NY
Moroccan Restaurant · East Village · 349 tips and reviews

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

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.

Leila A.Leila Ali: Best brunch spot downtown. Their chicken tagine/couscous is to die for! And the mango cocktail is so good! Best cappuccino in town. When in doubt, go to mogador.

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

12. Lafayette

9.2
380 Lafayette St (btwn Great Jones & E 4th St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · NoHo · 351 tips and reviews

MuskanMuskan: Love the brunch.. soft scrambled eggs and freshly baked Carrot muffins

Hessa A.Hessa Alabdulkarim: Egg Benedict, grilled pineapple French toast and the lemon pancake 🙏🏼👌🏽

Angela H.Angela Hum: The banana coconut chocolate croissant (from the bakery in the front) is my new favorite pastry!! If you're looking for a small treat, it's a must have!

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

13. Russ & Daughters Café

9.4
127 Orchard St (btwn Rivington St & Delancey St), New York, NY
Café · Lower East Side · 221 tips and reviews

ArmandoArmando: Get a classic spread of smoked fish, cream cheese, and a bagel, matzoh brei, or scrambled eggs with lox and onion. For the less classically-inclined, there's also chocolate babka french toast.

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.

Jonathan P.Jonathan Pevarnek: Excellent bagel with lox and matzo ball soup, the chopped liver has to have been some of the best I've had

Jack's Wife Freda is one of The 15 Best Places for a Brunch Food in New York City.

14. Jack's Wife Freda

9.1
224 Lafayette St (btwn Kenmare & Spring St), New York, NY
Mediterranean Restaurant · SoHo · 433 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: We love coming to this effortlessly cute spot for a romantic brunch. Definitely try the Prego Roll, the Rosewater Waffle or the Green Shakshuka and a Sweetened Iced Green Tea.

Lynette D.Lynette D.: Start your brunch with a tasty cantaloupe mimosa. Move on to the Madame Freda grilled sandwich. Brunch done well. Delicious.

Ben F.Ben Funk: Avocado toast has a certain spice that's just awesome. Worth it!

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

15. Jacob's Pickles

9.3
509 Amsterdam Ave (btwn W 84th & W 85th St), New York, NY
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · Upper West Side · 563 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.

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.

Mark P.Mark Pritchard: Always busy and guaranteed a minimum 45 min wait for a table, but well worth the wait. Amazing food. The Chicken pancakes are the best.