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Best Boozy Bottomless Brunch Spots in Philadelphia

Going out to brunch with your friends is a great way to celebrate life and unwind on the weekend.

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Whether it’s celebrating your new promotion, catching up with old friends, or relaxing on a Sunday afternoon, brunch is a great way to get out of the house and grab some quality food and drinks.

Boozy brunch is even better, with specials on mimosas, bloody Mary’s, and more.

Bottomless brunch in Philly is one of the most popular mealtimes for many restaurants.

There are a lot of popular and trendy brunch spots in Philadelphia, so we’ve compiled a list of the best drink specials we could find in the city.

From bottomless brunch specials to exciting breakfast foods, to live music, Philadelphia has got it all.


Best Boozy Brunch Specials in Philly

Cafe La Maude

816 N 4th St, Philadelphia, PA 19123
Phone: 267-318-7869
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Whenever I’m in the city and need a boozy bottomless brunch, Philadelphia style, I instinctively head to Cafe La Maude.

You will find this establishment in Northern Liberties, a direct shot from the Delaware Expressway near the intersection of North 4th Street and Brown. 

The unique element of this place is that they provide you with a carafe of orange juice, you bring the champagne, and you make up your own bottomless experience.

The restaurant is French and Lebanese, and they are constantly adding new items to the menu. My favorite was the tiramisu pancakes; they were incredible!


Cafe Lift

428 N 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19123
Phone: 215-922-3031
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In a historic brick building between Center City and Spring Garden is the infamous brunch destination, Cafe Lift.

Similar to Cafe La Maude, you won’t find an alcoholic drink menu, but you will find a hospitable staff that offers carafes of juice to mix with the champagne you bring with you.

The menu selection for Cafe Lift is one of the best in the city. The cannoli french toast will have you drooling as it comes out from the kitchen.

There is nothing else like it in Philly, so be sure to try it out if you are in the area for breakfast or brunch.


Winkel

1119 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 267-639-3453
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In the center of Midtown Village on the corner of Locust Street and South 12th, you will find another exceptional option for your boozy bottomless brunch Philadelphia style.

Every day but Tuesday and Wednesday, you can take part in Winkel’s BYOB (bring your own booze) brunch. You supply the alcohol, and the menu supplies the rest!

In addition to the BYOB structure, the menu also has a lot to offer. The last time I was there, I ordered the pear and brie omelet, and I thought I had died and gone to Heaven.

Another time I tried out the Snert and eggs, and I definitely appreciated its unique taste.

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Harp & Crown

1525 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 215-330-2800
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A visit to Harp & Crown for brunch will allow you to fulfill all your cravings in one stop. On their elite brunch menu, you will find a create-your-own donut bar!

Have you ever heard of such a thing? And unlike many establishments, you don’t have to bring your own alcohol to this restaurant. You can get your fill of mimosas, bellinis, and Bloody Marys right off the menu.

Harp & Crown is just a few blocks from the Philadelphia City Hall, and you can find reasonable accommodations for parking on side streets and nearby parking garages. 


White Dog Cafe

3420 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: 215-386-9224
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When I was in college at the University of Pennsylvania, this was my go-to brunch destination whenever my family visited or I wanted to show my out of town friends the area.

Located across the street from the University, it’s an easy walk with beautiful scenery to get to the restaurant.

I love their menu combinations. In addition to local alcohol options, you can get filling and hearty dishes. The Nashville hot chicken and french toast is a pairing I didn’t know I needed until I tried it for the first time. You’ll love it!


Booker’s Restaurant & Bar

5021 Baltimore Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19143
Phone: 215-883-0960
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Mimosas by the bottle? Yes, please! Booker’s is the ultimate destination for a boozy bottomless brunch, Philadelphia style.

Not only can you buy your drinks by the glass, but they offer them in more significant portions to accommodate a group. The staff knows how to serve you best, and they offer brunch every day of the week for guests.

You can find Booker’s on Baltimore Avenue, right off US-13. The area has multiple public transportation stops, so you can safely get home after splurging on amazing drinks and even more incredible food.

Don’t miss out on the strawberry cheesecake french toast or the many phenomenal burgers they offer.


Suraya Restaurant 

1528 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125
Phone: 215-302-1900
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The brunch drink menu at Suraya’s is unrivaled when it comes to bottomless and boozy offerings in the Philly area. You’ll find any beverage you’d like that compliments your brunch order.

A midday mule with Turkish eggs? Maybe a spritz with a kafta kebab? The opportunities are endless, and you will definitely find what you’re looking for during your visit.

You can find Suraya’s down the street from Palmer’s Park. The sign out front is in giant white letters that announce the restaurant’s location.

There is limited parking on the street, but parking garages are in the vicinity and within a short walk to the brunch eatery.


Honey’s Sit ‘n Eat

800 N 4th St, Philadelphia, PA 19123
Phone: 215-925-1150
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Another great BYOB establishment in the greater Philadelphia area is Honeys. Locals flock to this restaurant for their expansive menu and the ability to bring your own alcohol to add an extra element of pizzazz to your brunch experience.

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You can’t go wrong with the challah french toast, but in actuality, everything is impressive.

You can find Honey’s a few blocks from Liberty Lands Park. For those who use public transit, you can rest assured that there is a station right next to the restaurant on the corner of 4th and Brown Street.

Additionally, the eatery allows for online ordering, so you can take it to go.


The Love

130 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-433-1555
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This restaurant is known for its vast drink menu, which includes everything you need for the best boozy bottomless brunch Philadelphia can offer. +

The brunch menu offers something for everyone, and you do not want to miss out on the ricotta ravioli. Meyer lemon is refreshing and fulfilling and will make your mouth water whenever you think about it.

The Love is easily found right outside Rittenhouse Square. Surrounded by high-end shopping and other restaurants, you can quickly find parking.

Additionally, this restaurant offers both inside and outside dining, so on good weather days, you can take everything throughout the city while eating.


On Point Bistro

1200 Point Breeze Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19146
Phone: 267-639-3318
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If you are looking for a top-notch brunch destination that offers a kid-specific menu, On Point Bistro is the place to go.

Not only will you find incredible dishes for yourself, but your children will also have a fantastic experience. Order a pint of Bloody Mary to accompany your meal, and your day will be complete.

As you venture to On Point Bistro, you will pass both the Philadelphia Fire and Police Departments. The restaurant is in a brick building at Point Breeze Avenue and Federal Street.

The area has many commercial buildings, including fitness studios and salons.


The Breakfast Den

1500 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19146
Phone: 267-758-6008
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If you love the hybrid of Vietnamese and American food, you will love the offerings at The Breakfast Den.

The bright and fun menu has unique combinations that will bring a fun experience to your meal. You can even find mini bacho cakes that include bacon bits and chocolate chips. 

As a BYOB establishment, you can have your own drinks in conjunction with your food selection. The Breakfast Den is located between Fitler Square and Washington Square West neighborhoods and is just down the street from the metro station, making it easy to reach.

You can find various options for parking in the neighborhood.


Bourbon & Branch

705 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19123

Bourbon & Branch is a combination music venue and restaurant located in Northern Liberties, Philadelphia.

Their brunch menu is extensive, with a lot of different options to choose from.

Green dots on the menu indicate which menu items are friendly for vegans, which even features a vegan version of “Chik’n & Waffles.”

For $20 you get unlimited mimosas, and brunch is available from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Bourbon & Branch is a stylistically pleasing restaurant with a rich history, and with bottomless mimosas for $20, it’s one of the best brunch places in Philly.

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Front Street Cafe

1253 N Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19122
Phone: 215-515-3073
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Some of the best alcoholic drinks for brunch come from Front Street Cafe. There are many options that you can choose to match with your entree.

The signature brunch meal comes in the form of the Front Street Breakfast. With generous portions, you will have eggs, bread, black beans, meat, potatoes, and salad.

You can find the cafe in a high-energy area of Philadelphia, with various nightclubs, stores, and restaurants. Located on Front Street, the closest cross-section intersects with Thompson.

Less than one block away is a parking garage that gives you easy access to the restaurant and the surrounding establishments.


Green Eggs Café (multiple locations)

212 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 267-861-0314
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At Green Eggs Cafe, you can get a Megamosa, which is a fantastic addition to your brunch meal. With Prosecco, orange juice, and citrus liqueur, you will have the mimosa experience on overdrive.

Add a Chips Ahoy latte, cinnamon bun french toast, and a side of eggs, and you will appreciate brunch in a different way.

Within Center City, the cafe is near various nightclubs, cigar shops, eateries, and parks. Whether you are just going for a stroll and want to stop in for a midday meal or you are nursing a hangover from the local bars, Green Eggs Cafe has everything you need and then some.


Positano Coast

212 Walnut Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106
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Located in Old City, Positano Coast is a classy Italian-themed brunch spot with a choice of unlimited drinks.

Enjoy your afternoon with Italian seafood dishes like spicy calamari with pickled cherry peppers and goat cheese, or go for a traditional American brunch burger.

While you eat, $20 gives you access to unlimited mimosas and sangria. Available 11:30 am – 3:00 pm Saturday and 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Sunday.


Red Owl Tavern

433 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
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The Red Owl Tavern is a trendy restaurant tucked inside of a historic tavern in Old City.

They pride themselves in being a modern-styled restaurant with old school comforts.

Their menu has traditional breakfast foods, southern comfort foods, and plenty of vegetarian and vegan options.

This trendy restaurant is on the pricier side of things for a brunch menu, and their cocktails are no exception, but if the price point isn’t an issue we highly recommend trying out this Philly brunch spot.

They have unique brunch cocktails at $14 a drink. Brunch is available at the Red Owl Tavern from 8:00 am – 3:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday.


Khyber Pass Pub

56 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
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Khyber Pass Pub is a bar and restaurant located in Old City that specializes in New Orleans Cajun style cuisine.

They feature live music regularly, so if you want to stick around after your beignets or the Shrimp & Tasso & Grits, you may be able to catch a show.

Khyber Pass is a pub at heart, so if beer is your preference then they have a wide selection.

Their $7 brunch cocktails include drinks such as  “Death in the Afternoon,” “Creole Bloody Mary,” and “Corpse Reviver #2.”

Grab brunch at Khyber Pass Pub between the hours of 10:00 am and 4:00 pm.


Check out the best bottomless brunch specials in Philly and book a reservation for the upcoming weekend!

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Written by Brian Nagele

Brian attended West Virginia University, then started his career in the IT industry before following his passion for marketing and hospitality. He has over 20 years experience in the restaurant and bar industry.

As a former restaurant owner, he knows about running a food business and loves to eat and enjoy cocktails on a regular basis. He constantly travels to new cities tasting and reviewing the most popular spots.

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