Best New Years Day brunch spots in Bergen and Hudson counties


These are the best brunch spots for New Year’s day.

What’s better than toasting with champagne on New Year’s eve? Brunch the next morning. We’ve already told you where to go to ring in 2017, but we’ve also got you covered for where to go the next day for your first meal in the new year. Here are some delicious spots in Hudson and Bergen counties.

1. The Brass Rail, Hoboken

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This landmark restaurant offers a New American menu along with an extensive wine list. For New Year’s Day, they are featuring a “Hangover” brunch, which is $22 for 2-courses with a complimentary brunch cocktail from 11:30am-4pm. Enjoy some eggs benedict or the rustic French toast as a great way to start 2017.

2. White Maple Café, Ridgewood

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This Ridgewood favorite sources much of its produce from Stokes Farm, which is less than ten miles from downtown Ridgewood in Old Tappan, NJ. The food is delicious and this New Year’s Day this place is open for brunch and dinner. It’s recommended that you make reservations but some of the food you can enjoy include three mini scones, the skillet huevos rancheros, the Vermont Benny, frittata, and so much more.

3. Blue Moon Mexican Café, Englewood

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Keep the fiesta going into the New Year with this delicious Mexican brunch. Enjoy some fajitas with eggs, huevos burritos, or even some Belgian Style French Toast. Maybe even get some guacamole on the side? The restaurant opens at noon on New Year’s Day.

4. The Cornerstone Restaurant & Bar, Hillsdale

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Whether you’re looking for a family friendly environment or just the perfect place to gossip with your friends, this place is great for New Year’s Day. It’s $22.95 per adult guest, $8.95 per child 10 years and under. The beverages include mimosas, Bellini’s, and champagne. They even have a chocolate fondue fountain! Talk about a great start to the New Year. It will be open from 11am-2pm on New Year’s Day.

5. Ranchero Cantina, Emerson

Enjoy a New Year’s Day brunch that includes not only food but also live music! The Mark Sganga Trio will serenade you as you indulge in breakfast and lunch specialties such as eggs, French toast, pasta, chicken, and more. The brunch is from 11am to 3pm. Adults pay $21.50, while kids pay $10.75.

6. Mason Jar Restaurant, Mahwah

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This spacious restaurant has eight big screen TV’s, some video games and a juke box. The relaxed atmosphere will be enjoyable as you chow down on their Sunday Brunch which is from 10:30am to 2pm. Adults are $25.95 while children 5-12 are $13.95. There are about 60 food items and 30 dessert items to choose from. Yum!

7. South House, Jersey City

Breakfast tacos, southern style grits, and stuffed banana nut French toast are all on this Southern inspired restaurant’s menu. From 12pm-3pm on New Year’s Day, you can eat some delicious food.

8. The Hamilton Inn, Jersey City

This New Year’s Day brunch is from 10am-10pm, so you really have all day to decide when to get it. They have avocado toast, oysters, $5 Bloody Mary’s and more.