If you're anything like me, before you commit to eating out with the your children, you probably want to ensure that the venue is kid-friendly. Here are some brunches around town that have special offerings for the kids:
Davians N56W16300 Silver Spring Drive., (262) 781-3333 davians.com
Davian's will offer mimosas for the adults to enjoy, while the kiddos enjoy visiting with the Easter bunny at the photo booth. Enjoy a full breakfast bar with made to order omelets, chef carved prime rib, shrimp, pasta, a full coffee bar and unlimited mimosas, a variety of deserts and a chocolate fountain. There will be seatings at noon and 2 p.m. It's $31.95 per person and $14.95 for kids age 12 and under. Reservations are required.
Hilton Milwaukee City Center 509 W. Wisconsin Ave., (414)271-7250. hiltonmilwaukee.com
Besides an Easter brunch of Bananas Foster French Toast, scrambled eggs with aged cheddar cheese, fruit parfaits and pistachio butter tri-colored pesto tortolinni, there will be coloring, crafts, face painting and an Easter egg hunt for the kids! Brunch is served from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and costs $38 for adults and $17 for children.
Hubbard Park Lodge 3565 N. Morris Blvd., Shorewood, (414) 332-4207 hubbardlodge.com
This is a miltownmoms.com favorite! Soak in Easter Brunch along the Milwaukee River in Hubbard Park, with *delicious* homemade doughnuts, buttermilk pancakes, cheesy hash brown casserole, and hit up the omelet bar too! Reservations can be made from 9:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. Adults: $26.95, children: $11.95.
InterContinental Hotel 139 E. Kilbourn Ave., (414) 276-8686 intercontinentalmilwaukee.com
The InterContinental is offering outside-the-box brunch items from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. like cinnamon french toast bread pudding. There will also be a made to order omelet station, and an assortment of pastries. If they get antsy, the kids can check out the play area, participate in the Easter egg hunt and take photos with the Easter Bunny. Adults are $39. Children 6-12 are $17 and under 5 is free.
Marcus Center for the Performing Arts 929 N. Water St., (414) 276-2030 sazs.com
The Marcus Center offers great views of the Riverwalk with floor-to-ceiling glass windows in the Bradley Pavilion. There will be European buffet stations and chef-prepared items. Though it is quite elegant, the Easter Bunny will have treats for the kids! Served from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Price is $38.50 for adults, $17.50 for kids.
Nines American Bistro 12400 N. Ville du Parc Drive, (262) 518-0129 ninesmequon.com
The River Club of Mequon will offer a brunch buffet of ham, prime rib, pancake station, waffles and crepes, salads, omelets and more. The Easter Bunny will also be hopping around for photo opportunities with the kids. Adults are $39.50, children are $17.50.
North Star American Bistro 19115 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield (262) 754-1515 4518 N. Oakland Ave., Shorewood, (414) 964-4663 northstarbistro.com
Both locations of North Star American Bistro have play areas for the kids. Their Easter Brunch will include a carving and omelet station, coffee and hot chocolate bar, mini desserts and Bloody Mary bar from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. A traditional brunch menu is offered at North Star's Shorewood location.
The Pfister Hotel 424 E. Wisconsin Ave., (414) 273-8222 Thepfisterhotel.com
From 10 a.m.- 3 p.m., the Pfister Easter Brunch will feature an artisanal bread display and a sculpted ice and seafood display. The fancy entrees include cast iron Scottish salmon, asparagus risotto, traditional eggs benedict and more. A decadent dessert table will feature pistachio mouse shooters, chocolate ganache, mini cream puffs, and Easter eggs. For the little ones, there will be a craft station and a special appearance by the Easter bunny. Adults are $54.95, kids 3-12 are $24.95 and kids under 3 are free.