Nothing says summer like a bubbly mimosa with the late morning light shining on your face. And let’s be honest, who wouldn’t like to enjoy an extra meal every day? That’s why we created a list of 22 incredible brunch spots so you can “brunch your heart out!”

Kingston

1. Tommy’s

Take a trip back in time to Tommy’s Diner located in downtown Kingston. With 50’s style decor, all-day breakfast and buttery, fluffy pancakes you will be making it a weekly staple in your summer plans

2. Toast & Jam

Wake up with the birds to catch a spot at this popular Kingston brunch heaven. Located beside its sister company, Bread and Butter, Toast and Jam serve up delicious, freshly made breads, quiche and pancakes.

3. Pan Chancho Bakery & Cafe

Another incredible bakery-turned-cafe you need to try is Pan Chancho, just a block away from Kingston’s Market Square. Utilizing their mouthwatering in house baked goods, you can be sure to drool over their many dishes including French Toast with Apple Butter Creme Fraiche (yum!).

4. Northside Espresso

Having embraced Kingston’s rich history by restoring their beautiful place in the old Turk’s building on Princess Street, Northside offers a bright refreshing space to enjoy Australian vibes while you sip on freshly brewed coffee and munch on freshly baked cookies.

5. AquaTerra

Pop into the enigmatic AquaTerra, located right on Kingston’s waterfront to enjoy a special brunch menu every Saturday and Sunday. Enjoy any of their signature brunch menu items like the mouthwatering Steak Frites, made with an 8 oz strip loin and roasted garlic aioli. If you are looking to celebrate a special event, call ahead and host your very own high tea, where you can enjoy any of their signature tea-infused cocktails with class!

Brockville 

6. Cosies

The name really does say it all at this adorable British inspired cafe in Brockville. You’ll feel like wearing your pyjamas as you sip on their smooth cream teas while nibbling their delicious scones decorated with whipped butter and fruit preserves.

7. Richards Coffee

Brunch lovers rave about the wonderful atmosphere you will feel when stepping into Richard’s Coffeehouse. With expert staff to provide the best cup of java you can find in Brockville, as well as many delicious treats from pistachio cake to homemade mac and cheese bake – you won’t run out of things to try!

Cornwall & SDG Counties

8. The Quirky Carrot

9. Sheep’s Head Bistro

Located right on the water of the St. Lawrence River, Sheep’s Head Bistro is an out of the ordinary experience with a cozy, welcoming vibe. Try out some fresh plates for your next brunch such as their onion & cheese soup and pair it with a crisp sangria as you let your mind float away over the waves of the river.

1000 Islands Gananoque

10. Moronis

Sometimes it is best to keep it simple, and that can be hard with so many options for brunch! Moroni’s takes the hard part out of choosing a restaurant to enjoy with their friendly staff and affordable options including delicious pizza that would be good any time of day. 

11. Laverne’s Eatery

Often times people think brunch means breaking the bank, but at Laverne’s Eatery you really can have your cake and eat it too! With great prices and a ton of options including many vegetarian and vegan dishes, you and the family won’t be disappointed! 

12. Panache Bakery & Cafe

We would be remiss if we didn’t include the divine Panache Bakery & Cafe on our brunching list! With everything made from scratch on site, including muffins, pastries, cakes, quiche and sandwiches, you can dine in or take out, just don’t forget to grab an extra serving for later!

13. Ivy Lea Restaurant

Dress up for an elegant brunch date at the Ivy Lea Restaurant in Lansdowne. Whilst taking in the enigmatic waterfront that surrounds you, choose from breakfast specialties including sausage and bacon, or be a little more risque by trying a charcuterie board and paring it with some fresh ravioli!

Bay of Quinte

14. Glazed and Confused

As one of the best bakeries found in Belleville, you can be sure to find great food, delicious coffee and a wonderful staff. If you head in on a Saturday, you can try a freshly made donut hole with whipped cream for free! That will give you just a taste of everything they offer, including buttery waffles, cupcakes and cake!

Lennox and Addington

15. Jiffy Grill

The perfect spot on a road trip to refuel before noon! Swing through the adorable town of Odessa and grab some comfort food off of their vast menu and pair it with a thick and sweet milkshake to satisfy your sweet tooth.

16. The Back Kitchen

Visit the main focal point of the gorgeous Amherst Island this summer for a brunch that will be hard to forget! They have specialties for each day of the weekend, so fly in on a Friday for some beer battered haddock, and then visit again on Saturday for the new donut flavour of the week!

Prince Edward County

17. The Vic Cafe

Sometimes you want to enjoy a nice brunch without breaking away from your healthy lifestyle. The Vic provides a perfectly healthy option to let you enjoy your meal with huge servings and smooth, delicious coffee to wash it all down.

18. Drake Devonshire

Turn on the romance and woo your special someone at Drake Devonshire’s restaurant in Wellington! Surrounded by a romantic waterfront view, check out their brunch options on a Saturday or Sunday and let the buttery blueberry scones melt in your mouth. We recommend you get a plate of chicken and waffles – make sure to tag us as every meal from The Drake it’s Instagram worthy!

Frontenac County

19. The Wolfe Island Grill

Perfect for a Saturday date with that special someone. Take the ferry over to Wolfe Island to explore, and stop in at the grill to grab a spot on their beautiful patio. With a vast menu including chicken curry, pan-seared scallops and candy cane beet salad, you’ll feel fancy and full!

Rideau Canal

20. The Opinicon – Elgin

Having opened in the 1890s as a fishing lodge, the opulent Opinicon has grown with the town that surrounds it to become a beautiful hotel resort with a top-notch restaurant. You can stop by the patio around 11:30am every day to enjoy one of their delightful plates such as the brisket sandwich or wagyu burger.