There’s never a wrong time to grab brunch! Restaurants are catching on to this beloved meal, and we are so here for it!
This guide gives you 10 of our favorite brunch spots in The Galleria/Uptown so you’re equipped for a fantastic meal next time you need to catch up with a friend or go on a casual, fun date!
The French House
This French-inspired delight is the perfect way to start off your day! The French House offers classic breakfast favorites, including quiches, french toast, pancakes, waffles, and more, all made to perfection. Pair one of these items with a cup of fresh-brewed coffee or a cappuccino to satisfy those morning cravings.
As a family-owned restaurant, each dish is made with care and is consistently fresh and delicious. With a comfortable, inviting ambiance, this is the perfect spot for catching up with a friend!
Bao Shi Yi
Bao Shi Yi offers healthy, fresh, and tasty Chinese breakfast and homemade drinks and is one of the must try brunch spots in The Galleria/Uptown! This tasty spot provides signature Chinese food like Xiao Long Bao with different fillings, Hang Zhou steamed buns, steamed and fried dumplings, wonton soup, rice dishes, porridge and healthy soups, and a traditional Chinese-style breakfast including pancakes with eggs, fried fritters and tofu pudding.
You’ll quickly fall in love with this spot and its dedication to authenticity!
Snooze AM Eatery
This Denver import has made quite the impact in the Houston area, including The Galleria/Uptown! Snooze A.M. Eatery is dedicated to the craft of breakfast and brunch foods, offering creative dishes made with sustainable ingredients. With a hip environment and delicious foods, it is the prime spot for brunch-lovers.
Plus, Snooze donates 1% of its sales to the community and composts and recycles nearly 90% of its waste, so you can feel good about what you eat! Try a pancake flight with seasonal flavors for a unique spin on a classic breakfast item.
French Riviera Bakery & Cafe
Treat yourself to delicious pastries and breads at French Riviera Bakery & Cafe. Carbs, who? This small, locally owned bakery cafe bakes everything from scratch every day, so you’ll only eat the freshest treats around!
Grab a buttery croissant, a baguette, or an iconic chocolate eclair and pair it with an espresso drink for a perfect morning! Don’t forget to buy a loaf of bread to take home, also. Trust us, you’ll want to!
Crescent City Beignets
Get a taste of South Louisiana and the French Quarter at Crescent City Beignets. These sugary delights will satisfy that sweet tooth and pair perfectly with a café au lait. With fresh ingredients and a dedication to authenticity, you can’t find a spot quite like this one in Houston!
This modern spot is focused on healthy and tasty dishes to compose authentic and unique seasonal menus. Roots Cafe combines American fare with Latin flare to “bring Houston back to its Roots.” Choose from chilaquiles, migas, chicken and waffles, or breakfast tacos all made with incredible flavors!
Located on the first floor of the Decorative Center, you know the aesthetic will be on point!
Foodies will adore this hotspot! Bosscat Kitchen + Libations offers American comfort food with contemporary flavors and cooking techniques in a rustic-industrial space. Treat Yo’Self-Saturdays and Sunday Funday brunch food menus offer creative, seasonal options for any brunch craving you may have.
Select from items like the sticky bun breakfast burger with Canadian bacon, a duck fat fried egg, and gruyere cheese, totchos, Fruity Pebbles French toast, or The King, which consists of blue suede pancakes stacked with banana cream pudding, maple peanut butter and bacon crumbles. Calories don’t count on the weekends, right?
Take a trip to Paris (or at least pretend to) at Flo Paris, an artisan bakery and restaurant offering a modern ambiance with a touch of Parisian decor. Bringing Parisian style dishes to the heart of Texas, this spot makes for the perfect brunch choice, whether you’re with friends, on a date, or solo!
With a variety of savory and sweet dishes made from scratch with natural ingredients, there’s an option for everyone here. Pair a fresh-baked treat with a delicious cup of coffee and start your morning off right!
The Toasted Yolk
This café prides itself on incredible breakfast items and wants to make sure you have the best breakfast experience ever! The Toasted Yolk serves chef-inspired, made-from-scratch takes on breakfast classics to help you start your day off strong.
Plus, they offer coffee confections, freshly made mimosas, and beer and wine selections because “it’s never too early to get Toasted!”
Offering recipes straight from their home kitchens to your table, Adair Kitchen presents a simple, modern brunch full of flavor and fresh ingredients. This cafe highlights lightened-up New American comfort food with a focus on quality, including dishes like the veggie quinoa burger, prosciutto breakfast pita, and breakfast classics like omelets, French toast, and breakfast tacos.
With a fun, charming interior marked by chalkboard menus, mint-green shelving, and a 10-foot sheet metal pig, you’ll also love the environment!
More Stuff to Do in The Galleria/Uptown
We hope you have an egg-cellent time at these brunch spots in The Galleria/Uptown!For more recommendations on events and places to go in The Galleria/Uptown and other Houston neighborhoods, download the UNATION app (iPhone/Google Play).