Red Hook, a neighborhood in Brooklyn, is located close to the water. With so many restaurants to try, bars to visit, and things to see, it’s no wonder people visit this spot and also settle down here. When it comes to restaurants, however, I would recommend trying the brunch spots first. I think we can all agree this combined meal is the best of them all with sweet and savory options as well as daytime drinks.
So, I’ve put together a list of my favorite brunches in town so you’ll know exactly where to go when you visit. From crepes and pancakes to burgers and fried chicken, there’s a wide variety of foods to indulge in at these restaurants. Keep reading to learn a bit about each location!
Best Brunch Restaurants in Red Hook
- Historic Village Diner
- Savona’s Trattoria
- J&J’s Gourmet
- The Amsterdam
- Red Hook Diner & Restaurant
- Cider Bros Roadhouse
- The Corner
- Bread Alone
- Miss Lucy’s Kitchen
- The Tavern at the Beekman Arms
- Greig Farm
- Love Bites Cafe
- Ohana Cafe
Historic Village Diner
7550 N Broadway, Red Hook, NY 12571
Phone: (845) 758-6232
Looking for a classic brunch? Look no further than Historic Village Diner. This local restaurant is housed in an old railroad dining car. Serving traditional American cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, there’s no surprises at this spot.
Historic Village Diner offers plenty of delicious breakfast and lunch dishes to choose from. We recommend the french toast special, chicken parm sandwich, waffles, or patty melt. Be sure to check out their wine and beer options!
7249 S Broadway, Red Hook, NY 12571
Phone: (845) 758-6400
If you prefer Italian food, we suggest giving Savona’s Trattoria a visit. This neighborhood restaurant serves authentic Italian cuisine in a sleek and charming setting. People love the food and attentive service here.
Brunch is on Sundays at Savona’s Trattoria. Be sure to try the Italian stuffed french toast, Savona’s egg benedicto, Savona’s breakfast burger, or Italian sausage and fresh mozzarella frittata. Don’t forget to check out the delicious brunch cocktails and the mimosa bar!
1 E Market St, Red Hook, NY 12571
Phone: (845) 758-9030
Established in 2004, J&J’s Gourmet is the perfect spot for brunch with a friend or loved one. This little cafe serves American cuisine with a focus on locally-sourced, fresh ingredients and gourmet recipes.
Open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., you can swing by J&J’s for brunch at any time between these hours. Try out the Hudson Valley chicken BLT, on the lawn burger, smoked salmon bagel, or buttermilk pancakes. Make sure to sip on a coffee with your food!
6380 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
Phone: (845) 516-5033
This farm-to-table restaurant is a great option for brunch due to the fresh and sustainable ingredients it uses. The Amsterdam is a restaurant and bar serving American cuisine made from locally-sourced and environmentally friendly foods. It is recommended to make a reservation at this spot.
The Amsterdam serves brunch from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. We recommend the biscuits and gravy, shakshuka, french toast, or Amsterdam burger. Be sure to check out their wine list and cocktail menu!
Red Hook Diner & Restaurant
7329 S Broadway, Red Hook, NY 12571
Phone: (845) 758-5000
When all you want is some comfort food, make sure to try Red Hook Diner & Restaurant. This local diner serves classic comfort food with an atmosphere that will make you feel like you’re right at home.
Red Hook’s menu is quite extensive and breakfast is served all day, so you can stop by any time when they’re open. Be sure to try the leo omelet, french toast Corey’s way, french dip, or mac and cheese. Don’t forget the mimosa!
Cider Bros Roadhouse
1215 NY-199, Red Hook, NY 12571
Phone: (845) 758-2437
Opened just two years ago, Cider Bros Roadhouse has been winning over customers ever since. This restaurant serves American comfort cuisine – much like the last option on our list. With a relaxed and family-friendly environment, this spot is great for any occasion.
Serving breakfast and lunch dishes with delicious flavors and ingredients, there’s so much to taste at Cider Bros Roadhouse. Try out the breakfast burrito, pesto grilled chicken wrap, southern Cuban, or lox bagel. Make sure to sip on some beer or wine from the large drink list!
53 Broadway, Tivoli, NY 12583
Phone: (845) 757-2100
Trying to find something other than American cuisine? Swing by The Corner for brunch. This local restaurant serves Mediterranean cuisine. With the use of local ingredients and imported ones, you can count on your meal being amazing.
Brunch is from 11 a.m to 2:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at The Corner. We recommend the buttermilk pancakes, mushroom scramble, or Kinderhook Farm beef burger. Be sure to grab a cocktail as well like the flor delicata or New Yorker!
45 E Market St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
Phone: (845) 876-3108
If you love bread, you’re going to love brunch at Bread Alone. This local bakery is family owned and is built on ethical values like sustainability, equity, and more. Opened in 1983, this spot has been serving delicious food ever since.
Breakfast and lunch are both served all day at Bread Alone, so you can grab brunch whenever works for you. Be sure to try the spicy green egg sandwich, bbq tempeh, club sandwich, or smoked salmon sandwich!
Miss Lucy’s Kitchen
90 Partition St, Saugerties, NY 12477
Phone: (845) 246-9240
Looking for a great place for the whole family? Swing by Miss Lucy’s Kitchen. This local cafe serves American cuisine in a rustic space. With a environment that’s family friendly and full of hospitality, you’ll feel right at home here.
Miss Lucy’s Kitchen has plenty of delicious dishes for brunch. Try out the crab cake benedict, grilled cheese and tomato soup, or french toast. Make sure to order a drink like a bloody mary for only $12 a piece!
The Tavern at the Beekman Arms
6387 Mill St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
Phone: (845) 876-1766
Located at the Beekman Arms & Delamater Inn, The Tavern is a higher end spot to grab some brunch. This restaurant offers a several dining rooms, a bar, and a garden greenhouse, so it’s perfect for any kind of weather.
Brunch is from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday at The Tavern. We recommend the cinnamon swirl pancakes, Dutch pot pie, eggs benedict, or bananas foster french toast. Be sure to check out the drinks at the bar as well!
227 Pitcher Ln, Red Hook, NY 12571
Phone: (845) 758-8007
For the freshest food in town, make sure to try Greig Farm next time you’re in town. This local farm doubles as a kitchen and marketplace. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy fresh produce and tasty dishes any time of day.
Greig Farm is open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. every day. Be sure to try the goat cheese, spinach, and mushroom omelet, breakfast burger, fish tacos, or cheddar mac and cheese. Don’t forget to check out their pick-your-own events to pick your own produce!
Love Bites Cafe
69 Partition St, Saugerties, NY 12477
Phone: (845) 246-1795
Looking for a brunch spot with options for everyone? Take a look at Love Bites Cafe. This local restaurant offers American cuisine with vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options. With a focus on locally-sourced ingredients, you can count on high-quality cuisine, too.
Love Bites Cafe is open from morning until 8 p.m. Try out the coconut-carrot french toast, crabwich, chicken marsala, jewels on toast, or cauliflower banh mi. Make sure to order a cocktail with your meal!
117 Partition St, Saugerties, NY 12477
Phone: (845) 217-5750
Rounding out our list of brunches is Ohana Cafe. This little cafe is Hawaiian inspired, but mainly serves a variety of crepes. With plenty of exceptional reviews about the food and service, you’ll want to head to this spot ASAP.
Open until 3 p.m. every day, you can grab a crepe any time before then at Ohana Cafe. We recommend the national velvet, crepeing me crazy, huli huli pork, or lighthouse french toast. They also have gluten-free options!
So, the next time you want go grab some brunch, you’ll know all of the tastiest spots to do so in this Brooklyn neighborhood. With such a wide range of cuisines and flavors, you may have to try all of the places on this list.
Which restaurant will you try first? Let us know! Did we leave a restaurant out of this list? Make sure you leave us a comment and we’ll check it out!
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