New Year’s Brunch


After staying up past midnight and eating and drinking for a few hours, the best solution for the next morning is … brunch! Here are some places in Palm Beach County to start the New Year.

Head out to the western Delray Marketplace, for Apeiro Kitchen & Bar’s (14917 Lyons Road, Delray Beach, 561/501-4443) New Year’s Day brunch. Start with a Gazpacho Bloody Mary or sangria, then caramelized waffles (pictured) or steak and eggs, eggs benedict, curry chicken pita, a burrata and a lot more at this Mediterranean dish-inspired restaurant.

Recover from a big night with a French twist by heading to a New Year’s Day Brunch at Pistache (101 N. Clematis St., West Palm Beach, 561/833-5090). From 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., enjoy the a la carte brunch menu that has everything from pain au chocolat to provencale quiche, to eggs benedict, escargots, mahi mahi, filet au poivre and more. Then there are the cocktail specials; with a carafe of the St. Germain Cocktail for $30. Oh la la!

If you’re looking for endless mimosas and Bloody Marys ($12), try one of these restaurants below, plus Rocco’s Tacos is offering unlimited Margaritas for New Year’s Day only. And the brunch menus are extensive, too.

City Cellar Wine Bar and Grill (700 S Rosemary Ave., West Palm Beach, 561/366-0071) – The lobster eggs Florentine (pictured) here will perk you up.

City Oyster and Sushi Bar (231 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach, 561/272-0220) – The lobster and asparagus omelet pops out.

Rocco’s Tacos & Tequila Bars (all locations) – The wet burrito con huevos tops the list. (5250 Town Center Circle, 561/416-2131; 110 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach, 561/416-2131; 224 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach, 561/-650-1001; 5090 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens, 561/623-0127)