Washington is truly turning into a foodie’s city, and what better way to sample all the District has to offer than by exploring some of the best brunch destinations in one of DC’s most charming neighborhoods, Georgetown. Choosing the right place can be overwhelming, so we’ve got your list to the best brunch spots in Georgetown well worth your weekend.
A Georgetown establishment and home to arguably the best brunch in the neighborhood, provides the perfect mix of neighborhood charm, great food and welcoming atmosphere. Family owned, Peacock Café places an emphasis on community and stellar service to accompany their delicious brunch offerings. From classic egg dishes like the Peacock Omelet with ham, mushrooms and grilled onions to The Ghodsi quiche with black truffle, grilled shrimp and endive, the menu is varied and bound to please all tastes. Lunch courses are also served during brunch hours, with baked ravioli, burgers and salmon on the menu.
Located on the beautiful Georgetown waterfront, is a glamorous spot with a beautiful nautical-modern themed dining room and spacious outdoor seating. Offering a prix-fixe $48 menu including a choice of drink, pastries, an appetizer, main and dessert, Fiola Mare’s brunch serves Italian-inspired dishes ranging from seafood to pasta to steak and eggs with gnocchi. A twist on traditional brunch entrees, the baked eggs “occhio di bue” and the shrimp and grits are must-haves while the traditional ricotta Bomboloni doughnuts are the perfect way to top off the meal.
CHEZ BILLY SUD
Another upscale option in the heart of Georgetown, is a cozy stylish spot serving traditional fare and wines from the South of France. A favorite of former First Lady Michelle Obama, Chez Billy Sud serves a delicious brunch menu including traditional French dishes like a Croque Madame sandwich as well as more sophisticated dishes like red wine poached eggs with country bread. Their crafted cocktails are a must-have to accompany your meal, and one of their generously sized mimosas will make for an ideal Sunday in this intimate French spot in Georgetown.
FARMERS FISHERS BAKERS
For a more casual vibe, check out decadent Farmers Market Buffet Brunch. Ideal for a big group or a family, this unlimited buffet features homemade cinnamon rolls and fluffy biscuits, eggs benedict, cheesy grits, French toast, a carver’s table with thick cut bacon and ham, an assortment of salads, a host of pastries and yogurts, and more. The restaurant also offers full bar service during brunch including one of the best Bloody Marys in the city and refreshing brunch cocktails. Also located on Georgetown’s waterfront, Farmers Fishers Bakers is a great option for brunch in Georgetown, which you can follow with a stroll along the Potomac River.