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7 Essential Brunch Spots in the Fairmount Neighborhood

Philadelphia’s Fairmount neighborhood is nestled between the Art Museum and Broad Street. This area of the city has some of the greatest brunch spots you’ll want to try one weekend.

Or maybe you’ll enjoy your Fairmount brunch experience so much that you’ll keep coming back for more!

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The Fairmount neighborhood of Philadelphia has so many delicious brunch options, but we’ve narrowed it down to the seven we believe stand out!

Cantina “Calaca” Feliz

2321 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 215-787-9930
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When: Saturday & Sunday from 12pm-3pm

Want a Mexican take on classic brunch fare? Check out Cantina “Calaca” Feliz!

Their contemporary style adds a new dimension to brunch classics, with menu items like Huevos Rancheros, Churro French toast, or their Chicken Tinga Tacos.

Be sure to order their Bloody Maria or Bellini to complete a unique brunch outing with a Mexican flair!


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Urban Saloon

2120 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 215-232-5359
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When: Saturday and Sunday from 11am-3pm

Looking for a spacious venue with a brick wall interior to augment your brunch experience in Fairmount?

Then Urban Saloon is your place!

Try their Brioche French Toast, Monte Cristo Panini, or Egg Sandwich among other brunch specials, and add a Build Your Own Mimosa for $20!

We’re getting hungry just writing about all of it!


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Bar Hygge

1720 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 215-765-2274
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When: Saturday and Sunday from 10:30-2:30

An industrial-style brewpub specializing in craft beers, don’t sleep on Fairmount, Philadelphia’s Bar Hygge and their brunch menu!

Why not try a beer with brunch for an unconventional brunch experience? Go for one of their many house drafts like the Wohlig Weissbier, Lemon Meringue IPA, or Perkuno’s Hammer.

Maybe you want a hot cocktail like a House Irish Coffee, Toddy Time, or Mulled Wine.

Oh, and you should probably order some food with your drink, like perhaps some Pretzel Beignets, Denver Steak Crudo Salad, or their Beet & Pistachio Salad.

This is setting up to be quite the brunch experience!


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Sabrina’s Cafe & Spencer’s Too

1804 Callowhill St, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 215-636-9061
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When: Monday thru Sunday from 8am-3pm

How about a more relaxed, traditional setting for your Sunday brunch in Fairmount?

Sabrina’s Cafe & Spencer’s Too can help with that!

Try their Stuffed Challah French Toast, Huevos Rancheros, Shrimp & Grits or their Kick A** Burrito! All of it comes with home fries and extra toast to add to your food heaven.

Going in the winter? Try their Peppermint Latte, Tiramisu Latte or S’mores Hot Chocolate for a rich and indulgent hot drink.


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Green Eggs Cafe

2800 W Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 215-235-3447
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You haven’t been to Philly if you haven’t tried this classic brunch joint!

Green Eggs Cafe is one of the staples of Philadelphia restaurant culture and their Fairmount location menu is nothing to sneeze at.

Order some of their weekly specials like their Peach Cobbler French Skillet and Crab Cake Benedict, or their Creole Shrimp and Grits and the vaunted “Kitchen Sink” with eggs, cheese, sausage, potatoes, peppers, biscuit and onion topped with sausage gravy. Wow.

Get a classic coffee or a Lucky Charms Latte to pair with your brunch meal.

It’s not Green Eggs and Ham, it’s Green Eggs Cafe! (Cash only!)


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Hilltown Tavern Fairmount

795 N 24th St, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 267-519-9580
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When: Saturday and Sunday from 12pm-3pm

These Fairmount-area bars sure know how to serve up a delicious brunch!

And Hilltown Tavern Fairmount is no exception.

Try their Fireball French Toast, Jolly-Roger Omelette, the Hangover Helper (get it?), or just settle for a classic Build Your Own Omelette!

Pair your food with a craft cocktail or beer for a perfect Sunday brunch!


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2501 Meredith St #2421, Philadelphia, PA 19130
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When: Saturday and Sunday from 10am-2pm

Travel to Morocco and back for an authentic Mediterranean brunch outing at Figs!

Taste the flavors of the region with Moroccan Eggs or go more traditional with Raisin Challah French Toast, Eggs Benedict, or Buttermilk Pancakes!

Figs is a cash-only and BYOB institution, so be sure to have your cash and drinks ready to go if Fig is your Fairmount brunch of choice!


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Go to the Art Museum or check out one of Fairmount’s many famous tourist attractions and follow up your visits with a scrumptious brunch at one of the local eateries!

You might find yourself with even more brunch options than sights to see!

Looking for more places to dine in Fairmount? We recommend you check these restaurants.

Fairmount is a great place to chow down on brunch, so check out one of our seven listed places or list one in the comments that we may have missed!

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Written by Brian Nagele

Brian has over 20 years experience in the restaurant and hospitality 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.