The Short North has a variety of brunch offerings to cure your morning cravings. If you want a light breakfast or a hearty lunch, check out the restaurants below for your next brunch adventure.


Bareburger is passionate about pursuing only the best ingredients. No added colors, artificial flavors, or synthetic substances are used in their products. Enjoy a brunch that’s great for the environment and great for you!





Biscuit and Branch is the perfect brunch destination for foodies on a diet. The restaurant offers vegan, gluten-free and vegetarian options for those with dietary restrictions.




From salmon and flank steak to omelettes and veggie burgers, Bodega‘s brunch menu serves a variety of dishes. Brunch is offered between 11:00am and 3:00pm on Saturday and Sunday, so be sure to bring your friends and grab a bite!



Forno may be best known for their delicious pizzas and Italian dishes, but the restaurant also offers brunch! Be sure to try out the brunch menu between 10:00am and 3:00pm on Saturday or Sunday.




Gallerie Bar & Bistro not only offers an upscale atmosphere, but dishes to match! Try their Pineapple Upside-Down Pancakes, Vegetable Frittata, or Nutella Stuffed French Toast.




Homefare Kitchen and Cocktails has a delectable brunch menu waiting to be enjoyed! Some menu items include the Bananas Foster French Toast Stack, BBQ Chicken Wrap, and Homefare Quiche.




Enjoy a pastry or two at Laughlin’s Bakery! The bakery specializes in handcrafted desserts and other tasty treats. Try their croissants, cookies, or scones to satisfy your sweet tooth.




Level Dining Lounge offers brunch dishes sure to cure your cravings. Their Morning Level brunch menu is served Saturdays and Sundays from 11:00am-3:00pm, so be sure to stop by and enjoy their cuisine.




If you consider yourself a juice connoisseur, be sure to take your next brunch outing to Native Cold Pressed! Their raw juices are made from 100% USDA organic ingredients. This is the perfect restaurant for a brunch you don’t have to feel guilty about enjoying.





North Market is known for its variety of culinary options. With over 30 merchants housed under one roof, every brunch experience can be unique from the last.




Northstar Cafe is the perfect option for a vegetarian or vegan foodie! Their brunch menu offers dishes that can be made with or without dairy and meat.





Oddfellows Liquor Bar has an ever-changing menu, brunch included. Indulge in the buffet or build your own salad and sandwich. This restaurant also offers vegan and gluten-free options.




Philco Bar and Diner offers brunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00am until 3:00pm. Their menu exudes variety, with items such as Nutella French Toast, Chilaquiles, and Local Fried Cheese Curds.




RAM Restaurant & Brewery has a variety of sandwiches, soups, and salads to choose from for brunch! Try the French Dip, Ram Grand Reuben, or Filet Medallion Steak Sandwich.




Short North Coffee House is perfect for the any-time-of-day brunch fan. The cafe is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, so stop by any time.




Short North Parlor Room serves brunch from 10:00am until 2:00pm on Sundays. Because this menu is only offered once a week, be sure to stop by whenever you get the chance. Their affordable dishes are diverse and sure to please any palette!




Satisfy your sweet tooth at Short North Piece of Cake! Try a delicious scone, cookie or cupcake at an affordable price!




Short North Pint House offers a brunch menu full of flavor! From Beer Batter Bacon & Blueberry Pancakes to Brunch Pizza, these unique dishes are sure to bring out your inner foodie. The brunch menu is available Saturdays and Sundays from 11:00am until 3:00pm.



Spinelli’s Deli has endless sandwich options for the savory side of your brunch platter. Choose from breakfast sandwiches, paninis, soups and more!




Standard Hall‘s brunch menu is eclectic and unique. With items such as Cinnamon French Toast Crunch Sticks and Not Your Standard Hash Browns, these dishes are just waiting to be enjoyed! Be sure to try a brunch cocktail with your meal.




Tasi Cafe is known for its delectable brunch options. Try the Cinnamon Croissant, Buttermilk Pancakes, or Smoked Salmon Bagel!




The Guild House offers an upscale brunch menu that features a variety of dishes. Some include Braised Beef Hash, Lobster & Eggs, and Curried Lentils.




If you’re a seafood fan, be sure to try The Pearl! They offer an Oyster Room menu, entrees, and starters, all for brunch!





The Rossi Bar & Kitchen gives an aura of sophistication at a reasonable price. Be sure to try some of their dishes such as the Grilled Ham & Gruyere Sandwich or Charred Raddichio Salad.




The Table‘s family-style brunch setting serves 4-5 people. Bring friends or family between 10:00am-4:00pm on Saturday or Sunday to enjoy a meal together.





Union Cafe offers an Anytime Breakfast menu featuring items such as French Toast, Steak ‘N Eggs, and Breakfast Pizza.






Zen Cha Tea Salon is the perfect brunch destination to learn more about tea and get out of your beverage comfort zone! Their teas can be enjoyed alongside dishes from their unique food menu.




Zest Juice Co offers not only healthy juices, but smoothies, bowls, juice shots, and more. Each juice has different benefits, so if you’re looking for a health and mood booster, Zest Juice Co is the brunch destination for you.





-Alexa Demyan