Hangover or no hangover, restaurants need our help, and we need our eggs benny! Below, our top places to brunch in Vancouver on January 1st, 2021, plus our fave menu items from those eateries. —Vita Daily
At Jules Bistro, get the croque monsieur and croque madame with fries or a salad.
At B House, order the B Seafood Benny with two poached eggs atop a seafood croquette with chili lime aioli, beet caviar, truffle hollandaise and duck fat hash browns.
At Glowbal Restaurant, the brioche and croissant French toast with banana caramel, walnut praline and mascarpone mousse is a can’t miss (plus, every table gets complimentary housemade doughnuts during brunch)!
At Fable Diner, ask for the roast duck pancake with kimchi, green onion, duck mayo and “crispy business” (puffed rice, crispy shallot and toasted sesame seeds).
At The Teahouse, there’s nothing better for brunch than a Teahouse Omelette with spinach, tomatoes, feta and breakfast potatoes.
At Honey Salt, go fancy with the tableside build-your-own-casear menu! Choose from standard or premium libations, classic or house-made juices, a selection of rim salts and spices, a large list of garnishes (from fresh and pickled vegetables to fan favorites like chorizo and bocconcini) and add a dash of extra flavour via a selection of sauces and spices.
At The Flying Pig, New Year’s Day marks the last day for 50 per cent off all brunch items at all locations! We suggest the wild mushroom, asparagus, chevre frittata with an organic green salad and multigrain toast.
For one afternoon only, Potluck Hawker Eatery is offering an ultimate New Year’s Day brunch menu that includes an omelette wrapped all-beef patty smash burger, white pepper uni breakfast poutine, salted egg yolk chicken griddo and Spam fries with banana ketchup—all worthy of crawling out-of-bed for on the first day of 2021.
At The Sandbar, tuck into an avocado and pesto benedict with sun-dried tomato pesto, arugula, a house-made buttermilk biscuit, hollandaise sauce and seasonal fruit.
For BFH (brunch from home), Medina‘s Festive Brunch Kits offer a choice of signature mains (fricassée, cassoulet or fricassée champignon) in prepare-at-home formats as well as a six-pack of its famous Liège Waffles with topping, coffee beans from 49th Parallel and a mimosa kit.