5 Nearby Brunch Spots to Try

Posted on April 18, 2019

Before or after you cruise, stop by one of these neighborhood restaurants for weekend brunch! These five options are within walking distance of the dock offering a variety of scrumptious dishes  to choose from.


455 E. Illinois St.

At Cupitol, they like to say they go the extra cup. With endless tasty brunch items that you can try  day or night, we can see why! Stop by for something sweet like their sticky bun french toast with salted caramel and pecans, or a savory indulgence like their popular shroomed omelette. See Menu

Bellwether Meeting House & Eatery

302 E. Illinois St.

Typically the eatery is known for its nightlife scene but it is also the place to stop in for brunch! It’s trendy ambiance also matches it’s interesting and up to date menu options. Try their chorizo breakfast tacos, stuffed french toast, or one of the many drinks they offer on their boozy brunch menu; like the pancake breakfast cocktail made with Bailey’s, butterscotch Schnapps, and bacon. See Menu


671 N. St. Clair St.

The menu features healthy fresh options. It also has a cafe for those who need a grab and go choice, including signature house made cookies and other pastries. There are many lighter fare selections such as oatmeal topped with fruit as well as heartier options like their prime burger with a side of kennebec fries. See Menu

Hampton Social

164 E. Grand Ave.

New to the Streeterville neighborhood, the Hampton Social offers guests delicious East Coast influenced options perfect for any seafood lover! With a full menu, you can choose between items like delectable avocado toast or sweet buttermilk pancakes. The nautical themed restaurant also boasts two outdoor dining spaces including a second-story rooftop surrounded by city views. See Menu

The Albert

228 E. Ontario St.

The running theme of The Albert is the integration of art and science (hence the name) and that theme is evident throughout the decor of the restaurant and the way the entrees are displayed. Try their quiche on daily rotation or their delightful yogurt parfait topped with fresh berries and granola. See Menu