One of the best new trends to take over in recent years is going to brunch. Seriously, who could see anything wrong with enjoying breakfast or lunch on the weekend during hours that would typically seem unconventional. Restaurants in the Hocking Hills area have also started to provide brunch on weekends to usher in your Saturday or Sunday with tasty food and drinks. Most of these restaurants are popular among locals and visitors alike for their delicious offerings. Take a look below at the top 5 restaurants for the best brunch in Ohio you can find in and around Hocking Hills:
Full Brooks Café
Not all brunch spots offer the same type of menu, making each restaurant unique from the last. Some visitors may want their brunch to focus on caffeinating up for another exciting day of exploring the area. If you want a quick bite to eat for breakfast or lunch and pair it with a delicious coffee beverage, look no further than Full Brooks Café. This Nelsonville restaurant is open daily from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM so you can stay fueled throughout the day. The menu is always changing with what is in season, but you can expect to find quick bites such as muffins and other pastries. Sandwiches are made by hand and always include a side to go with it. The winning experience with Full Brooks Café is their delicious coffee beverages. Order up a simple espresso or make it an extravagant drink. Let the barista know what you are in the mood for and they will whip something up tasty for you.
The Olde Dutch Restaurant
You wouldn’t expect to find a buffet open for brunch, but that is exactly what you can find at Olde Dutch Restaurant. This Logan restaurant is known for its incredible home cooked meals and inviting staff. While the selection of breakfast items may be slim it has an unbelievable lunch selection. Enjoy buffet areas that feature multiple meat options, a super salad bar, soup station, and the biggest selection of freshly baked pies you have ever seen. Seriously, you will come away with some delicious dessert options after you have dined with The Olde Dutch Restaurant.
The Ridge Inn
Another great spot where you can find home cooked meals is The Ridge Inn. This is another favorite found in Laurelville where you will find a charming inn-like appearance for the restaurant. Everything on the menu focuses on classic homestyle recipes such as dishes you would expect to have waiting for you returning home. The Ridge Inn does feature a full breakfast menu to complete your brunch experience. Grab something quick such as a bagel or dig into an entrée. Brunch isn’t complete without a mug of hot coffee to start your morning with. The outdoor picnic tables on the patio are the perfect place to enjoy our beautiful weather for your brunch experience.
Lake Hope Lodge
Not all of the restaurants featuring brunch in Hocking Hills may have the complete menu of what you would expect to find. As you have seen many of these restaurants focus on coffee or home cooked meals. For a traditional brunch experience, you cannot go wrong with a stop in Lake Hope Lodge. While they feature a lunch and dinner menu during the week, they offer a Sunday Brunch every Sunday from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Best of all, this Sunday Brunch is an all you can eat buffet. The selection for the buffet includes eggs, buttermilk pancakes, brisket hash, wood fired pizzas, and much more. You can have an omelet custom made to order or have eggs made just the way you like them. The buffet is available for both adults and children so everyone can join in on the delicious meal every Sunday. Lake Hope Lodge is just what you need to start up your Sunday mornings!
M & M Family Diner
For the best brunch in Ohio in the Hocking Hills area, you can never go wrong with a visit to M & M Family Diner. This local Logan diner is the classic diner establishment you miss from decades ago. Their selection of breakfast entrees is always made to order and will be out in what feels like just after you ordered. The Ohio and M&M décor give the diner a locals-only vibe, but visitors are always welcome here. You will feel like you are a newfound resident of Hocking Hills when you try out the superb breakfast and lunch cuisine found only at M & M Family Diner.
Countdown to Brunch
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