Food and bloody marys will be very important after the never-ending party that is New Year’s Eve. Enter 2016 properly with the best New Year's Day brunch options Austin has to offer, like Counter Culture’s vegan all-you-can-eat buffet, Jeffrey’s cocktail cart, and Tacodeli’s breakfast tacos. Everything below is available on Friday, January 1, 2016.Read More
Where to Brunch on New Year’s Day 2016
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1. Counter Culture
Eat as much as you want from Counter Culture’s vegan all-you-can-eat buffet. For $15 from noon to 6 p.m., gorge on Tex Mex mac ‘n cheese, jerk seitan, and lucky black eyed peas. PJs are welcomed.
2. Contigo Austin
It’s a meaty first day of the year with Contigo’s brunch. There’s rabbit and dumplings, beef tongue hash, and hush puppies, along with bloody marys.
Go for a fancier hair of the dog with Jeffrey’s mimosa and milk punch cart during Friday brunch. From 12 to 3 p.m, find hot smoked salmon, roasted whole pork belly, and another cart full of desserts like banana coffee cake and jams. Entry is $75, and $35 for children eight years old and younger.
Brunch buffet for Trio at the Four Seasons means there are made-to-order egg dishes, fried chicken and waffles, sushi, pork tenderloin, and more. Tickets are $60, and $29 for children.
5. Jacoby's Restaurant & Mercantile
The Friday brunch will include usual items from the restaurant’s Sunday meal, like duck confit migas and smoked salmon, plus black eyed peas. The buffet is $40 for adults, and $20 for children between the ages of six and 12.
Breakfast tacos are the perfect hangover cure. All locations will serve all-day breakfast starting at 8 a.m.
Find crab omelets and black eyed peas during the French-Louisiana inspired cafe’s brunch.
Bonneville’s next pajama brunch will include ham, spinach, and poached egg popovers, bananas foster French toast, and plenty of mimosas. It’ll be available from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
9. TNT - Tacos and Tequila
For brunch buffet with tacos, omelet, and huevos rancheros bars, look no further than Tacos and Tequila. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. it’s $19.95, including all drinks, plus champagne and mimosas. Children between six and ten years old are just $6.95.