Restaurants for Brunch in Downtown Crossing

Sep 20, 2017

Ready to switch up your usual brunch spot? Check out some of our favorite restaurants in Downtown Crossing for their unique brunch options!

Artisan Bistro

10 Avery Street

On a health kick? No problem! Stop by Artisan Bistro for their health-inspired brunch options!

Healthy Picks:

  • Avocado Toast: Proscuitto, Baby Kale, Sourdough
  • Eggs Benedict: Organic Muffin, Hollandaise, Jumbo Asparagus, Canadian Bacon, Smoked Salmon, Crab Cake or Lobster
  • Fruit Smoothies:
    • Apples, Kale, Cucumbers, Spinach, Ginger, Sage
    • Strawberries, Banana, Yogurt
    • Mixed berries

Customer Review: “I love the crab cake eggs benedict here. The eggs are poached perfectly and the hollandaise sauce is delicious. There are some fingerling potatoes and asparagus on the side. It is a perfect meal for brunch!”

Back Deck

2 West Street

Want to eat BBQ-inspired food for every meal? Try some of Back Deck’s BBQ brunch options!

Hearty BBQ Options:

  • Pastrami Hash topped with 2 Eggs: Grilled Toast
  • Eggs Diablo: Two Poached Eggs on Crispy Corn Tortillas, Smoked Pork Loin, Black Beans, Fried Sweet Plantain, Hollandaise & Habanero Sauces
  • North Carolina Pulled Pork and Eggs: Two Eggs over Slow-Grilled Pork, Home Fries, Corn Bread & Barbeque Sauce

Customer Review: “BUT the big surprise was their brunch. Went on a Saturday and came back the next day. The pastrami hash was sooooo good.”

Boston Chops

Coming this Fall!

Want to eat BBQ-inspired food for every meal? Try some of Back Deck’s BBQ brunch options!

Ready to treat yourself to a luxury brunch? If so, Boston Chops has the menu for you!

Luxury Options to Choose:

  • Lobster Benedict: ½ Snappy Lobster, Asparagus, Hollandaise, Home Fries
  • Huevos Rancheros: Braised Beef Cheek, Over Easy Eggs, Avocado Mousse, Tortilla
  • Avocado Toast: Tomato, Bacon, Tarragon Vinaigrette, Arugula

Customer Review: “Absolutely fantastic. Pecan sticky buns were great. Brisket, bacon, and tongue hash was wonderful. Main course of lobster benedict was brilliant and the steak and eggs were perfectly cooked.”

The Merchant

60 Franklin Street

Interested in an antique chic-inspired brunch spot with locally sourced ingredients? If so, The Merchant is the place for you (Check out their website for a full listing of the farmers and suppliers they work with)!

Organic and fresh options:

  • Avocado Toast: Poached Organic Egg, Sriracha, Watercress Salad
  • Big Breakfast: Housemade Breakfast Sausage and Bacon, 2 Organic Eggs, Home Fries, Oatmeal Crusted French Toast
  • Warm Asparagus: Smoked Sea Trout, Poached Organic Egg, Benton’s Ham

Customer Review: “One of the best brunches in Boston. Go with the Big Breakfast – forewarning – it is actually a BIG breakfast. A lot of bang for your buck.”

Sip Wine Bar and Kitchen

Looking for a classic egg-style brunch? Sip Wine Bar and Kitchen has an option to cure every egg craving!

Best egg brunch options:

  • Fried Egg Sandwich: Bacon, Fontina, Tomato, Arugula, Onion, Lemon Aioli, English Muffin, Home Fries
  • West Coast Benedict: Fire Roasted Turkey, Fresh Avocado
  • Farmer’s Scrambled: Eggs Scrambled, Spinach, Mushrooms, Onions, Home Fries, English Muffin

Ready to try all of these restaurants at once? You can! Visit us at Taste of Downtown Crossing on Sunday, September 24th from 12-3 pm!

More about Taste of Downtown Crossing

Taste of Downtown Crossing is a celebration of diverse food, culture and entertainment. The event is gated on Avenue de Lafayette; patrons may purchase tickets online prior to the event for $25/person or at the event for $30/person.

Visit Taste of Downtown Crossing for more information, and check out event updates on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. You can also join the conversation using #TasteofDTX.