FRIDAY FREEBIES: Great brunch, lunch, dinner deals for Easter weekend


Easter is finally here.

If you’re not planning a big dinner at home, check out the Easter brunches, lunches and dinner deals at area restaurants in Columbus.

Most of these restaurants require or recommend reservations, so make yours as soon as possible.

Anna’s Greek Restaurant
7370 Sawmill Road
Reservations: (not required, but recommended) (614) 799-2207
HOURS: Anna’s Famous Sunday Brunch Buffet: 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., four seating options available
COST: Full buffet $18.95/adult, Spreads, salads, and desserts $13.95/adult Children under 10 dine for $7.50. Children under 6 dine for free! Standard beverages included; bloody marys and mimosas are available for purchase.
MENU: Full buffet, with main dishes, salads, soups, appetizers, sides, and dessert

The Barn at Rocky Fork Creek
Gahanna 614.855.9840
HOURS: Brunch Buffet: 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Dinner: beginning at 4:00 p.m.
COST: Buffet – Adults $31.99, Kids $14.99, Ages 5 and under are free. Dinner – varies menu pricing
MENU: Eggs benedict, bacon, sausage, a carving station and made to order omelets prepared by our chefs. Enjoy a variety of chilled salads and fruit, peel-n-eat shrimp, a selection of signature offerings from our menu and house made desserts. Be sure to indulge in our amazing Bloody Mary bar!

Barrel & Boar- Gahanna
HOURS: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
COST: call for details
MENU: Brunch Buffet w/ house smoked carved ham! BYO Bloody Mary Bar!
BONUS: Complimentary Mini Easter Baskets for the kids with reservations through OpenTable! Just note how many kids are arriving and we will do the rest. 

Blackwell Inn and Bistro 2110
2110 Tuttle Park Pl Columbus, OH 43210
HOURS: Ballroom of the Blackwell Inn from 10am-2pm for Brunch Buffet
COST: Ballroom Buffet is $39/person, Children 6-12 $19.50
MENU: Brunch buffet

The Boat House Restaurant
679 W Spring St, Columbus (614) 469-0000
HOURS: 10am-3pm
COST: Adults $52.95, Children $24.95, Children under 5 eat free
MENU: Bloody Mary Bar and Brunch Cocktails, Turkey, Ham, Roast Beef, Crab Legs, Smoked Salmon, Leg of Lamb, Lobster Pot Pie, chocolate fountain and more all day!
PLUS: Visit from the Easter Bunny and Family Portraits

Bon Vie
Easton (614) 416-0463
HOURS: 10 am – 9 pm
COST: menu pricing
MENU: standard, plus special brunch features until 3 pm.

Bonefish Grill
Dublin and Polaris
HOURS: Easter Brunch Buffet: begins at 10:00 a.m. 
COST: Menu pricing
MENU: Endless hand-crafted Bellini’s, Mimosas, Bloody Marys or Blackberry Sangria, plus dishes including Crab Cake Rancheros, Seasonal Avocado Toast, Crème Brûlée French Toast, Bang Bang Shrimp Benedict, Bang Bang Shrimp Benedict, and more.
BONUS: For a fabulous spring holiday gift, give a $50 Bonefish Grill gift card and get a $10 Bonus Card April 1 through June 16. Plus, enjoy free gift card personalization with a greeting card and free standard shipping when you purchase online, or pick them up at your local Bonefish Grill restaurant.

Bravo Cucina Italiana
Bethel Rd (614) 791-1245 and Lennox (614) 291-8210
HOURS: 10 am – 9 pm
COST: menu pricing
MENU: standard, plus special brunch features until 3 pm.

Brio Tuscan Grille
Easton (614) 416-4745, Polaris (614) 410-0310
HOURS: 10 am – 9 pm
COST: menu pricing
MENU: standard, plus special brunch features until 3 pm.

Buca di Beppo
Easton (614) 416-4745, Polaris (614) 410-0310
HOURS: open at 11 a.m. for lunch and dinner with limited availability, reservations recommended
COST: menu pricing
MENU: standard

Cameron’s American Bistro
Worthington 614.885.3663
HOURS: Easter Brunch Buffet: 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Dinner: Beginning at 5:00 p.m.
COST: $31.99 and Children 12 and under $14.99
MENU: Eggs Benedict, Chicken & Waffles, Made-to-Order Omelets, Cameron’s Lake Erie Walleye and Sliced Beef Tenderloin.

Cap City Fine Diner & Bar
Grandview 614.291.3663
Gahanna 614.478.9999
Dublin 614.889.7865
HOURS: Brunch: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Dinner: 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
COST: Menu pricing
MENU: Brunch menu items served along with our lunch menu:  Eggs on Hash, Breakfast Burrito, Stuffed Frenched Toast, Today’s Four Day Omelet, Lox & Bagels, Classic Eggs Benedict, “Diner” Steak & Eggs

Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant
Easton (614) 428-6999
HOURS: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
COST: menu pricing
MENU: Reservations recommended.

Del mar
Short North 614.300.9500
HOURS: Dinner beginning at 4 p.m.
COST: menu pricing

Eddie Merlot’s
Polaris (614) 433-7307
HOURS: Opens at 10 am
COST: Brunch menu and cost tba. Regular dinner menu available after 4 pm.
MENU: Elaborate brunch offering which includes roasted beef tenderloin, glazed ham, roasted turkey breast, pork loin, shrimp cocktail, creme brulee french toast, omelet station, and much more!

Fawcett Center
2400 Olentangy River Rd. (1 blk. north of Lane Ave.)
Reservations required: online or by phone at (614)292-2290
HOURS: 10am – 1:30pm
COST:  Adults $34.99, Kids 5-11 yrs. $16.99, under 5 free
MENU:  Waffle and omelet stations, kids station, prime rib and ham carving stations, seafood display, sides, salads, desserts and more! Full menu on our website.
BONUS:  Free Family Photo

The Guild House
Short North Arts District 614.280.9780
HOURS: Breakfast beginning at 6:30 a.m., Brunch menu along with our lunch menu: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Dinner: beginning at 4 p.m.
COST: varies per menu
MENU: Standard menus, plus seasonal favorites

Harvey & Ed’s
Short North Arts District 614.591.9000
HOURS: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
MENU: Brunch features available all day in addition to our regular menu

Hollywood Casino Epic Buffet
HOURS: 11am-9pm
COST: $26.99 with Marquee Rewards card
MENU: Carved prime rib, Carved whole turkey, Blackened salmon, BBQ ribs, Giant baked potato bar, Gyro station, breakfast favorites, & more

Houlihan’s – Upper Arlington
HOURS: 11am-9:30 pm
COST: 3 course menu for $19 including a starter, entree and dessert.
MENU: The menu features favorites like our freshly made soups, famous ‘Shrooms, Meatloaf No. 9, Jambalaya, handcrafted burgers & more. Full menu also available. 

Hyde Park 
Upper Arlington 614-422-3310
Downtown 614-224-2204
HOURS: Open 11 – 7 pm, 3 course Easter brunch from 11-2 pm; Dinner menu and standard menu thereafter
COST: starting at $19
MENUsee menu options

J. Gilbert’s
Campus View (614) 840-9090
HOURS: 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
COST: Easter Prix-Fixe 3-Course Menu $45 per person or regular dinner menu
MENU: special three course Prix-Fixe menu

J. Liu of Dublin
Dublin (614) 718-1818 call for reservations asap
HOURS: Annual Easter Buffet from 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
COST: varies, call for details
MENU: Full brunch buffet, with some delicious additions. 

J. Liu of Worthington
Dublin (614) 888-1818 call for reservations asap
HOURS: Sunday Brunch from 9:30 am – 6 pm
COST: varies, call for details
MENU: Full brunch buffet, with some delicious additions, plus regular menu

The Refectory
Bethal Rd. (614) 451-9774
HOURS: 11 am – 5 pm
COST: $49.95/person, Kids menu is separate pricing
MENU: Special Three – Course Easter Dinner with several selections to choose from for each course. Children’s menu available.  See menu options.

Spaghetti Warehouse
397 W Broad St Columbus, OH 43215
HOURS: 11 am – 9:30 pm
COST: $30 for feast for 4; coupon from website required
MENU: Easter Italian-style feast. Three double portion entrees served family style; serves 4

The Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls
Hocking Hills 1-800-653-2557
HOURS: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
COST: details unknown
MENU: Easter lunch

The Keep
Located in the historical LeVeque Tower
HOURS: All day
COST: Adults $39.95 Children 5-12 years $9.95 RESERVATIONS REQUIRED 614-745-0322 48 hour cancellation policy
MENU: Featuring Chef-Attended stations Leg of Lamb, Prime Rib and Smoked Turkey, brunch traditions like Omelets and Berkshire Pork Loin, and Chicken & Waffles.
BONUS: Complimentary Family Photos 

Kraft House No. 5
Powell (614) 396-9091
HOURS: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., reservations going fast
COST: Three course menu for $35 per person; kids menu for $20
MENU: Special brunch/dinner menu, plus special chef features

La Scala Italian Bistro
HOURS: 11a-3p brunch only
COST: Call for details
MENU: Prime rib carving station assortment of cheeses and dessert and salads. Scramble eggs, bacon , sausage and peppers , waffles, smashed potatoes and lasagna 

Lemongrass Fusion Bistro
641 North High St. (614) 224-1414
HOURS: Open for lunch and dinner
COST: varies per menu
MENU: Standard menu

German Village (614) 228-4343
HOURS: Easter brunch downstairs, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Easter buffet upstairs 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Ala Carte downstairs 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
COST: brunch and ala carte, per menu pricing, buffet $45/person, $15 under age 12
MENUSee menus here

The Loft at Cumberland Trail
8244 Columbia Rd SW., Pataskala, OH  43062
Reservations required. 614-689-1180
HOURS: Seating options for 10:30am, 11:00am, 12:45pm & 1:15pm
COST: Full buffet $21.00/adult, Children under 10 dine for $12.00. Children 5 and under dine for free! Coffe, Iced Tea and Soda included; Bloody Marys and Mimosas are available for purchase. Full Bar available.
MENU: Full buffet, with main dishes, salads, appetizers, sides, and dessert

M at Miranova
Miranova Place, Downtown Columbus 614.629.0000
HOURS: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Dinner at 4 pm
COST: menu pricing
MENU: Special Easter Brunch Menu: selection of menu items including: Buttermilk Fried Chicken and House Made Waffles, Smoked Salmon Benedict with Caviar and Hollandaise, and Warm Spinach Florentine Quiche.

Polaris 614.844.6500
HOURS: 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
COST: menu pricing
MENU: Join us for lunch with Easter features or for dinner service with our dinner menu.

Marcella’s Short North
Short North 614.223.2100
HOURS: Dinner beginning at 4 p.m.
COST: menu pricing
MENU: standard menu

Matt the Miller’s Tavern 
Dublin (614) 799-9100
Polaris (614) 841-4430
Grandview (614) 754-1026
HOURS: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
COST: $31.95 for adults, $11.95 for kids 4-10, and kids 3 & under are free.
MENU: Sunday Brunch – including traditional breakfast favorites like fresh made Belgian Waffles and made to order omelets and Chef’s specials – as well as carving stations, shrimp cocktail, seasonal dessert, and our popular Kids’ Favorite Buffet.

McCormick and Schmick’s Seafood
Easton (614) 476-3663
HOURS: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
COST: menu pricing
MENU: special brunch and regular dinner menu with specials

Mimi’s Cafe
Polaris Pkwy (614) 433-0441
HOURS: 11 am
COST: tba
MENU: Easter 3 Course Menu
TO GO OPTIONEaster Take-Home Ham Feast feeds 8-10 people and is available for pre-order for $104.99, while supplies last.  Pickup between April 19-21 . Each feast requires 1 to 1.5 hours of heating time and includes:  Smoked Ham with an Orange-Dijon Thyme Glaze; Whipped Mashed Potatoes; Chef-Made Gravy; Creamy Cheese Penne; Green Beans with Caramelized Onions; Herb Roasted Carrots; Spinach Salad with Strawberries; Walnuts & Feta Cheese; and Two Carrot Raisin Nut Loaves. 

Mitchell’s Ocean Club
Easton Town Center 614.416.2582
HOURS: brunch 11:00-3:00 & dinner only after 3:00
COST: varies per menu
MENU: Featuring special brunch menu items served along with our dinner menu.

Molly Woo’s
Polaris Fashion Place 614.985.9667
HOURS: 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
COST: menu pricing
MENU: standard lunch menu

Nada – Columbus
220 W. Nationwide Blvd (614) 715-8260
HOURS: 10:30am–9:00pm
COST: menu pricing
MENU: Easter brunch the modern mexican way with brunch cocktails

New Albany Links Golf Club
7100 New Albany Links Drive
HOURS: 2 Seating Options – Seating 1 – 10:00 am, Seating 2 – 12:30 pm Each brunch will be followed by a free egg hunt for the kids
COST: Adults: $29.95 / Kids Under 12 Years of Age $15.95
MENU: Buffet Includes: Eggs, Fresh Fruit and Salads, Bacon, Home Fries, Carved Ham, Sausage Gravy and Biscuits, Corned Beef Hash, Shrimp Cocktail, Pancake Bar, Kid’s Buffet with Chicken Tenders, Tots, and more! Hot and Cold Drink Station & More!

Nicola Restaurant and Bar
Upper Arlington (614) 459-7000 reservations required
HOURS: 11:30 am – 3:30 pm
COST: unknown
MENU: Special Easter menu

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