Years of waking up to just eggs, cereal and toast on the weekends are now over. Don't get me wrong, I love breakfast. But I REALLY LOVE brunch.

Whether brunch is now part of your late-Sunday morning routine, or if you are looking for a unique meal with a twist, Fort Wayne, Indiana restaurants have caught on to the brunch craze.

The Best Brunch in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Avocado toast topped with salmon, beets, local eggs, pickled mustard seed, shallot, parsley and crispy onion is on Junk Ditch Brewing Company’s seasonal Brunch menu.

 

Junk Ditch Brewing Company

Junk Ditch Brewing Company offers brunch each Sunday on Main Street. Packed with a delicious menu featuring chicken and waffles, biscuits and gravy, and eggs benedict, the star of Junk Ditch’s brunch may be the large, fluffy, and sweet cinnamon roll!

1825 W. Main St.
Sundays 10 AM to 2 PM
Indoor/Outdoor Seating

Brunch at Hoppy Gnome

Hoppy Gnome

Since opening downtown, the Hoppy Gnome has focused solely on lunch and dinner, and recently added a brunch menu to the mix! The Huaranche will become a foodie favorite with eggs, crema, black beans, as well as the Steak n' Eggs and miguelito burittos. 

Saturday and Sundays 10 AM to 4 PM 
203 E. Berry St. 
Indoor/Outdoor Seating 

Brunch at Dash-In

Dash In

Tucked inside Calhoun Street, the Dash In, otherwise known as "the Dash" has been winning over downtown meal-goers with savory plates with personality, notably the popular Eddy's Slop (eggs, sausage, veggies, potatoes) biscuits and gravy, and classic eggs and bacon.

9 AM to 2 PM on Saturday
814 South Calhoun St.
Indoor/Outdoor seating

Friendly Fox Brunch

Friendly Fox

Located in Southwood Park Neighborhood, the Friendly Fox offers a cozy atmosphere and a classic brunch meal of eggs and bacon, wraps and breakfast sandwiches. It's the perfect "ride your bike to brunch" spot.

8 AM to 11 AM on Saturday
4001 South Wayne Ave.
Indoor/Outdoor seating

Eddie Merlot's

When you think Eddie Merlot's you may be thinking anniversary dinners and fine dining, but Eddie Merlot's also hosts a fantastic Sunday Brunch featuring starters, salads and sandwiches, and entrees like smoked salmon benedict, Eddie's tenderloin hash, and much more! 

10 AM to 2:00 PM Sundays

Irish breakfast J.K. O'Donnell's-Fort Wayne brunch

JK O'Donnell's

Popular for its lunch and dinner menus, JK O'Donnell's features a colorful brunch dish (all day!) called the "Irish Breakfast." It's properly named for its traditional Irish meal with an egg, vegetables, sausages and bread.

11 AM to Midnight on Saturday
121 W Wayne St.
Indoor/Outdoor seating

Granite City Brunch

Granite City Food & Brewery

If you're craving a BIG brunch feast, you won't find a better option than Granite City Food & Brewery. This huge brunch buffet dishes all the classics like biscuits and gravy, eggs, French toast and a prime rib carving station.

9 AM to 2 PM on Sunday
3809 Coldwater Rd.
Indoor/Outdoor seating

Bill's Smokehouse

Bill's Smokehouse, a popular steakhouse, will be serving up a delicious breakfast buffet on Sundays.

10:30 AM to 2 PM on Sunday
305 E Washington Center Rd. (inside Ramada Plaza Hotel)

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Visit Fort Wayne (@visitfortwayne) on

Trubble Brewing

In pure millennial fashion, Trubble Brewing brings together your favorite food items for a unique, tasty brunching experience. The Dad Bod is a tasty choice (fries with beer cheese, bacon and egg) as well as the Dumpster (fries with gravy, bacon, jalapenos, eggs).

11 AM to 3:30 PM on Saturday and Sunday
2725 Broadway

Dining Table Full of Food at Three Rivers Distilling Company in Fort Wayne, Indiana for Savor Fort Wayne

Three Rivers Distilling - Tasting Room

Fort Wayne's first distillery since Prohibition is now serving brunch on Sundays! Three Rivers Distilling - Tasting Room will feature classics waffles, pastries, eggs benedict and sandwiches. Plus, don't forget to try one of their cocktails featuring their signature spirits.

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM Sundays
21 and older
224 E Wallace

Trolley Steaks and Seafood Bloody Mary Bar - Fort Wayne, IN

Trolley Steaks and Seafood

Did someone say Bloody Mary bar? From homemade classics likes eggs and French toast an omelet bar and prime rib, Trolley Steaks and Seafood's brunch buffet features an amazing 75 tasty items. Add on a spicy Bloody Mary, fresh mimosa or cool wine slushie, and your brunch feast is complete.

10 AM to 2 PM on Sunday
2898 E. Dupont Rd.
Indoor seating

Ted's Market

Ted's Market serves a delicious brunch on Sundays with a rotating menu for maximum meal variety. Brunch cocktails are available as well.

10 AM to 2 PM on Sunday
12628 Coldwater Road

Chop's Steaks & Seafood

Offered on Sundays only, enjoy a full menu of brunch at Chop's Steaks & Seafood including traditional offerings like pancakes, sausage and combos to wraps and quesadillas, Chop's lunch classics and more.

Sundays 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
6421 W Jefferson Blvd.

Don Hall's Guesthouse

This classic Fort Wayne family of restaurants offers an exclusive brunch buffet at the Guesthouse Grille every Sunday! Enjoy all of the classic brunch fares.

Sundays 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
1313 W. Washington Center Rd.

Another great brunch in the books! We are so grateful to our farmers and local food providers for giving us such amazing produce/products to work with! ❤️

Posted by Bird & Cleaver on Sunday, January 27, 2019

Bird and Cleaver

Think farm-fresh rolled oats, Lentils with house labneh, and the classic steak and eggs with a twist! Bird and Cleaver is the cutest family-owned restaurant offering classic menu items each with a little Bird and Cleaver twist. Who wouldn't want a homemade pop tart!

Brunch Served Sundays 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
1603 N. Wells St.

Dulce de Leche French Toast at Proximo in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Proximo

Although Proximo does not have a classic brunch menu, any diner can enjoy their outstanding breakfast menu throughout the day. If you’re looking for a lite breakfast enjoy the oatmeal or opt for a crowd favorite including their Dulce de Leche French Toast or the Carnita Benedict. 

Breakfast served daily, and the breakfast menu is offered throughout the day - just ask your server.
898 S. Harrison St.

We got the churronuts! Only at Solbird. Only for brunch. Only the best from Hetty Arts Pastry! #churros #donuts...

Posted by Solbird Kitchen & Tap on Sunday, January 27, 2019

Solbird

Pull up a seat for churro doughnuts, death by brunch burrito, skillets, tamales, and more at Solbird every Sunday.

Sundays 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
1824 W Dupont Road

Tolon - Fort Wayne, Indiana Restaurant

Tolon

One of Fort Wayne's finest farm to fork restaurants, Tolon is the perfect location for dining and drinks, is now offering a regular brunch.

Saturdays and Sundays 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
614 S. Harrison St.

Conner's Kitchen + Bar

Browsing around downtown Fort Wayne. Or just craving brunch, book a table at Conner's for their brunch on Saturdays and Sundays!

Saturdays and Sundays 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM
1150 S. Harrison St.

Seasonal Brunch Options – Call for Details

07 Pub

Your favorite neighborhood bar, the 07 Pub, offers a brunch menu on Sundays in the summer. Grab a seat after a late night dancing at Clyde Theatre or before a morning stroll through Foster Park.

Brunch offered only in the summer
Sundays 11 AM to 10 PM
3516 Broadway

Two EE's Winery Brunch

TWO-EE's Winery

What's better than brunch and TWO-EE's Winery wine slushies? After ordering your sweet drink, walk over to the Sol Kitchen Food Truck, who will serve its popular Mexican cuisine, featuring eggs and chorizo tacos, quesadillas and much more.

Noon to 3 PM on Saturday and Sunday
6808 N. US Highway 24
Indoor/Outdoor seating

Did we miss your favorite brunch spot? If so, please contact us at marketing@visitfortwayne.com.

This post was originally published in February 2017 and has been updat