It’s Memorial Day Weekend and that means it’s time to pay tribute to the fine men and women who have served this country, mattresses are on sale, and you have an extra day for brunch! Take full advantage with our Memorial Day Brunch picks. Many of which offer pork belly dishes. Pork belly is super patriotic. Make sure to toast American’s fallen soldiers with each mimosa?
ALSO: CHECK OUT OUR GENERAL BRUNCH GUIDE TOO.
Cava Mezze – Both the Clarendon and Barracks Row locations will be open Monday from 11am to 4pm for brunch only. On the menu are penny cocktails and $30 bottomless small plates including French toast with honey, eggs Benedict, pork belly and eggs, smoked salmon and more.
Ambar– Nothing says Patriotism like a truly bottomless brunch. Usually offered from 10am to 3:30pm on Saturday and Sunday only, this weekend they’re open on Monday as well. $39 gets you unlimited brunch cocktails and all-you-can-eat Balkan mezze small plates like poached pear waffle or prosciutto omelette. The fixed price option must be ordered by everyone at your table.
Masa 14– Latin Asian brunch with a fixed price menu option for $39 from 10am to 2pm that will get you your choice of dishes like smoked chicken hash, house made granola, crispy brisket bun, and pork belly benedict. Pork belly. Also under the fixed price menu plan are bottomless brunch cocktails including, of course, Mimosas and Bloody Marys, but also Lychee Bellinis. Bellinis and belly. That’s how you do brunch.
El Centro DF and El Centro DF Georgetown – All you can eat Mexican brunch from 10am to 3pm for $35 a person. This brunch is totally unlimited as in you have access to the full brunch menu. Go for classics like buttermilk pancakes or spice up your life with Jalepeno Beef and Chorizo sliders. You can go for bottomless Bloody Marys/Marias, OR try a Michelada. It’s breakfast beer!
Zengo – The $39 per person fixed price bottomless all-you-can-eat brunch menu must be ordered by the entire table but why else would you go to brunch? Go big or go breakfast. Gorge yourself on Ceviche, sushi, salads, dim sum, empanadas, waffles, and brunch cocktails including Sake Sangria and pomegranate Mimosas from 10am to 3pm.
Toro Toro – $39 fixed price multi-course brunch including raw bar and bottomless Mimosas. Open Monday from 11am to 3pm and offering South and Central American dishes and a Bloody Mary bar. Try their signature steaks and bacon wrapped things as well as empanadas, fluffy eggs and potatoes, ceviche, cheeses, croissants and more.
Tico – Open on Monday from 11am to 3pm for brunch, and offering $19 bottomless Mimosas and Bloody Marys. Additionally, pork belly omelette. There are many yummy items on the menu, but really, pork belly omelette.
Pearl Dive Oyster Palace – Enjoy a seafood brunch (or traditional non-seafood brunch, it’s up to you) with $4 orange or grapefruit Mimosas for those of you who aren’t into the bottomless thing but still want a deal. They’ll be open 11am to 3pm for brunch on Monday. Start with a selection of oysters, seafood crepes, move on to salmon and latkes and shrimp po-boys. Finish off with a dessert that doesn’t have seafood in it because that would be weird.
Graffiato – $35 Fixed price three course beer brunch on Saturday and Sunday (not Monday) from 11:30am to 3pm includes dishes like chicken with cornbread waffles and lemon ricotta pancakes. All courses are paired with beer! But not just any beer, Victory beer, which is a Pennsylvania brewery, but also very aptly named for use on patriotic holidays. For $20 more you can have a bottomless pint of Victory’s Hop Devil IPA.