Looking for a place to get your weekend brunch on? (Yeah you are!) When it comes to brunch, more the merrier is the motto to live by. Luckily for us, these new bars, restaurants, and cafes around WNY are adding to our regions brunch scene with the perfect midday comfort foods and boozy drinks to match. Here are 9 new brunches to check out in Buffalo & WNY:
Note: This list is complied based on places that have open in the last ~12 months or so. Brunches come and go quick around WNY so we highly recommend checking directly with each place before you plan your visit!
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1. Twin Petrels
1250 Niagara St Suite 400, Buffalo, NY 14213 / More Info
Twin Petrels is all about creating unique craft seltzers. With the drinks taking the focus, the brunch menu is a bit on the smaller side, but it throws a mighty punch. On the menu you’ll find a brunch pizza, seltzery scramble, dopest breakfast sandwich, avocado toast, and a seltzer mimosa among a few other options. Read more about their opening here.
2. Buffalo Kitchen Club
431 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222 / More Info
Buffalo Kitchen Club is one of the newest places to open along the Elmwood strip furthering the entertainment and eating options in the area. Hosting karaoke nights and teacher’s happy hours, Buffalo Kitchen club makes a smooth transition from nightlife scene to family brunch destination with live music. On the menu you’ll find chicken & waffles, french toast, bottomless mimosas, and more! Read more about their opening here.
3. Coffee & Stone Cafe
54 Webster St, North Tonawanda, NY 14120 / More Info
Cafes are always a great go-to for a less formal brunch setting. With both breakfast and lunch items to choose from, it makes it easy to mix-n-match to create your own ideal brunch meal. At Coffee & Stone Cafe, you’ll find breakfast sandwiches, blender drinks, pizzas, espresso drinks, and more, perfect for sharing with a couple of friends. Read more about their opening here.
4. Cafe Postscript
710 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222 / More Info
For those hunting down a great list of crepe options as part of their ideal brunch, you’re going to want to put Postscript on your radar. On the menu you’ll find both sweet and savory crepe options, as well as a breakfast sandwich, avocado toast, salmon lox on a bagel, and espresso and coffee drinks. Read more about their opening here.
5. Symposium Wine Bar
19 W Main St Suite 400, Lancaster, NY 14086 / More Info
Located in the village of Lancaster, Symposium is a wine bar by night, but come Sunday morning –they are rolling out a top-notch brunch menu. Start off on the light side with their charcuterie. Then enjoy a selection of main items including their loaded biscuit, baked brie, and their quiche of the day. Quench your thirst with a mimosa, bloody mary, or Irish coffee. Read more about their opening here.
6. Kaylena Marie’s Bakery
9320 Transit Rd. Suite 100, East Amherst, NY 14051 / More Info
Kaylena Marie’s Bakery has already made a name for themselves in the southtowns, but they’ve recently opened their second location in East Amherst bringing their brunch-y goodness up to the northtowns. Here you’ll find their famous cinnamon rolls, breakfast sandwiches and wraps, specialty toasts, and more. Read more about their opening here.
7. BriarBrothers Brewing
50 Elk St, Buffalo, NY 14210 / More Info
BriarBrothers is a new brewery located in South Buffalo creating their own craft brews. When they aren’t launching a new line of beers, they are teaming up with Hen House to serve up their Sunday Funday Brewery Brunch. On the menu you’ll find a breakfast chimichanga, chicken & waffles, and beermosas among other items. Read more about their opening here.
8. Jacks Corner Cafe
111 Genesee St, 100, Buffalo, NY 14203 / More Info
Jacks Corner Cafe is located in the heart of Downtown Buffalo making it a great stop for a quick brunch before a day spent exploring the city. On their menu you’ll find Puerto Rican influences in their espresso drinks in addition to brunch staples including omelets, sandwiches, burritos, and more. Read more about their opening here.
9. Ginger Snap Patisserie
6572 E Quaker St, Orchard Park, NY 14127 / More Info
Ginger Snap Patisserie is known for their high-quality pastries, but that’s not all. They are also serving up an elevated breakfast and lunch selection making them a noteworthy place to grab brunch in Orchard Park. Their menu includes, coffee beverages, a cinnamon roll breakfast sandwich, quiche, French toast, and breakfast pastries, just to name a few. Read more about their opening here.
10. Steel Leaf Brewing
Steel Leaf Brewing is a destination for bar games, brews, and Buffalo food. But, they also happen to be a new brunch spot worth checking out. On the menu you’ll find their stacked bloody mary, Belgian waffles, specialty breakfast charcuterie board, and more. Read more about their opening here.