Top Brunch Spots in Central Florida

By: Peyten Palo

If breakfast is the most important meal of the day, then brunch is the most important meal of the week! Check out our list of the best brunch spots in Central Florida!

Best Brunch Spots in Central Florida

Nothing truly completes a Central Florida vacation like brunch! After all, it’s your excuse to slow down, relax and take in Central Florida’s atmosphere. So sleep in a little later than usual, sip mimosas and have brunch at one of these wonderful Central Florida eateries.

1. The Terrace Grille

Looking for fine dining or an upscale brunch setting? The Terrace Grille is the perfect spot! It’s located in downtown Lakeland right across from Lake Mirror. Guest favorites include their eggs benedict and house smoked salmon on a bagel.

2. Lucille’s American Café

Lucille’s American Café, located right in the heart of Downtown Winter Haven, has a full weekend brunch menu. Featuring favorites American favorites like steak and eggs, shrimp and grits, and even mini hot honey chicken biscuits, Lucille’s is the perfect brunch spot for the whole family!

3. Frescos Southern Kitchen & Bar

Bottomless mimosas anyone? Frescos Southern Kitchen & Bar is downtown Lakeland’s original gastro pub and craft cocktail bar serving brunch on Saturdays and Sundays. Their authentic southern cooking is a staple on their brunch menu with options like spicy chicken and waffles or a southern benedict. Frescos Southern Kitchen & Bar is a must stop for a casual, southern comfort food brunch.

4. Nutwood

Offering Sunday brunch, Nutwood is a farm to table restaurant specializing in local and sustainable fare. Their wide variety of brunch menu options and lovely outdoor dining area make this restaurant one of Winter Haven’s hidden gems and a local favorite.

5. Nineteen61

Nineteen61 is a popular upscale Latin inspired restaurant in downtown Lakeland. The restaurant is an integration of Modern Spanish style with Latin American and Southern propensities. Their brunch menu features Huevos Rancheros, Nashville Hot Chicken, and their special take on Eggs Benedict. Gluten free and vegetarian options are also available.

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