There is something quite elegant about a champagne brunch that includes bountiful buffets of breakfast and lunch entrees along with salads and desserts with flowing champagne. Many of the restaurants in the Metro Detroit area that offer this specialty have a historical and sophisticated European ambiance to make you feel as if you have been transported to a different place.
Price: $32 per person, children 10 years and under are free
Hours: Sunday Champagne Brunch – 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
An 1894 mansion that was turned into a restaurant, The Whitney specializes in award-winning cuisine. The food is served buffet style in the magnificent Great Hall with breathtaking illuminated crystal chandeliers and a magnificent fireplace. The amazing food and endless Mimosa champagne drinks with an Easter Bunny on Easter Sunday make this a great place to bring the entire family.
La Dolce Vita
17546 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, MI 48203
Price: A la Carte entrees from $6.95 to $15.95
Hours: Sunday Champagne Brunch – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Awarded “The Best Patio in Detroit” year after year, La Dolce Vita’s has a romantic Italian ambiance. The featured Sunday Champagne Brunch items by award winning Chef Scott Harwood along with bottomless Mimosa’s and Bloody Mary’s make this restaurant a one of a kind experience. The Ala Carte menu features homemade entrees such as bananas foster with French toast that are prepared just as they would be in Northern Italy.
Giulio & Sons
600 Town Center Dr.
Dearborn, MI 48126
Price: $42.95 per person, children 5 to 12 are 50 percent off, children under 4 are free
Hours: Sunday Champagne Brunch – noon to 2 p.m.
Inside the Hyatt Regency, Giulio & Sons is an upscale restaurant that offers an extravagant array of panoramic food stations with bottomless champagne. Giulio & Sons has three live food stations that include a carving, pasta and omelets cook to order experience. The Italian décor with massive murals are very relaxing along with the casual atmosphere.
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Kruse & Muer
911 Wilshire Dr
Troy, MI 48084
Price: $18.95 for adults and $8.95 for children.
Hours: Sunday Champagne Brunch – 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Located in Troy, the Kruse & Muer restaurant offers a wide variety of dishes in its multilevel dining room that features black and white tile and dark wood reminiscent of a New York tavern. At the entrees and carvings stations, guests will find banana caramel French toast, crème brulee pancakes, buttermilk biscuits and gravy, fresh fish, Maryland chicken, sun-dried pasta penne and a hand-carved, herb-encrusted roast sirloin.
501 Monroe St.
Detroit, Mi 48226
Price: $35 for adults – Children 12 and under $12
Hours: Sunday Champagne Brunch – 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
While the Mosaic restaurant does not offer a weekly Sunday Champagne Brunch, it does offer this specialty on holidays such as Easter Sunday. With food from regions around the world, diners can choose from two carving stations along with an omelet and waffle station. The ambiance is spectacular and includes a hand blown blue glass ceiling, intricately designed motifs and waterfalls.
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