The Best Brunch Restaurants in Baton Rouge

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As the capital city of Louisiana, Baton Rouge comes chock-full of historical landmarks, quirky attractions, and Southern arts and culture. Located along the beautiful banks of the mighty Mississippi River, this city features stunning river views and forms a hub of all things Louisiana. Visitors can drive to Baton Rouge in just an hour from both New Orleans and Lafayette, making it the perfect city to explore the eclectic culture blending Creole and Cajun mixed with Italian, German, Spanish, Caribbean, and Greek. Baton Rouge houses over 300 years of history, much of which you can see in the distinctive architecture and fusion food. You can hunt down a meal any time of day or night in this town, but diners will particularly enjoy Brunch in Baton Rouge. If you’re wondering which restaurants the real foodies frequent on the weekends, check out our Tastemakers List of where to find the best brunch Baton Rouge has to offer.

Restaurants:Cocha, BRQ Restaurant, Bistro Byronz Willow Grove
Price Range:$$ - $$
Cuisines:Global, International, Barbecue, Southern
Neighborhoods:Baton Rouge

Cocha

$$$$·Global, International·
Baton Rouge
326 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Local Ingredients
  • Creative Cuisine
Cocha, located on 6th Street in downtown Baton Rouge, is a fabulous gathering place for brunch. The focus here is on harvest-inspired meals, wine tasting and community events. LocaRead more
93% recommended
Best Overall in Baton Rouge / Lafayette

BRQ Restaurant

$$$$·Barbecue·
Baton Rouge
679 reviews
  • Casual
  • Comfort Food
  • Good for a Date
BRQ Restaurant is the place to go for the best barbeque and seafood in south Louisiana. Located near Jefferson and Airline Highway, it offers a great central location for weekend bRead more
100% recommended
Best Overall in Baton Rouge / Lafayette

Bistro Byronz Willow Grove

$$$$·Southern·
Baton Rouge
306 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
Bistro Byronz, located on Village Plaza Court in Willow Grove, strives to be the simplest definition of a true bistro - a laid-back neighborhood restaurant with good vibes and goodRead more
97% recommended
Great for Brunch in Baton Rouge / Lafayette

Adrian's Restaurant and Bar

$$$$·American·
Baton Rouge
297 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
Adrian’s Restaurant and Bar, located on Perkins Road, is part of the Juban’s family of fine restaurants. A big part of the Baton Rouge community, Juban’s also operates Beausoleil aRead more
90% recommended
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Mansurs On the Boulevard

$$$$·Contemporary French·
Baton Rouge
1,135 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Mansurs on the Boulevard is a beloved spot for brunch in Baton Rouge. They feature a variety of down-home Louisiana cuisine combined with a Contemporary French flare! Locals love tRead more
97% recommended
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Restaurant 1796

$$$$·American·
Saint Francisville
426 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Worth the Drive
Restaurant 1796, located on US Highway 61 in St. Francisville, is a truly unique dining experience in Baton Rouge. The restaurant incorporates open-hearth cooking with a live wood-Read more
96% recommended
Best Ambiance in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
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Beausoleil Restaurant and Bar

$$$$·Contemporary Southern·
Baton Rouge
476 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Brunch
Beausoleil Restaurant and Bar, located on Jefferson Highway, has what many consider the best brunch Baton Rouge has to offer! They feature contemporary Louisiana cuisine and hand-cRead more
85% recommended
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City Pork Brasserie & Bar

$$$$·Fusion / Eclectic·
Baton Rouge
410 reviews
  • Casual
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
City Pork Brasserie and Bar, located on Jefferson Highway in Mid City South, is one of the most popular places in town for delicious brunch and cocktails. Inspired by old-world cuiRead more
95% recommended
Best Food in Baton Rouge / Lafayette

Kalurah Street Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Baton Rouge
441 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for Anniversaries
Tucked away under the Perkins Road overpass in Baton Rouge, Kalurah Street Grill strives to provide a dining experience with the utmost attention to detail. Executive chef Thien NgRead more
94% recommended

Juban's Creole Restaurant and Caterer

$$$$·Creole / Cajun / Southern·
Baton Rouge
303 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Juban’s, located on Perkins Road, is a local, family-owned business serving Contemporary Creole Cuisine and Prime Steaks in Baton Rouge. In operation since the 1980s, this restauraRead more
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Stab's Prime Steak & Seafood

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Baton Rouge
628 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Stab’s Prime Steak and Seafood is a fabulous choice for the best brunch in Baton Rouge! They pride themselves on serving the best cuts of quality steak in the area and offer everytRead more
93% recommended
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The Gregory at The Watermark

$$$$·American·
Baton Rouge
349 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
The Gregory at The Watermark Hotel is the premier destination for modern food and wine in Baton Rouge. Located off the lobby in the former Louisiana National Bank, the restaurant fRead more
87% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
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The Little Village - Airline

$$$$·Italian·
Baton Rouge
1,461 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
The Little Village, located on Airline HWY, is a modern take on the original Village restaurant, established in 1947! They have a reputation for serving Baton Rouge’s finest ItaliaRead more
96% recommended
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Ruffino's

$$$$·Steak·
Baton Rouge
1,287 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Ruffino’s Restaurant, located on Highland Road, is a casually elegant spot to enjoy a delicious Sunday brunch in Baton Rouge. Owned by a former LSU lineman and a New Orleans-born IRead more
95% recommended
Best Ambiance in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
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Superior Grill - Highland

$$$$·Mexican·
Baton Rouge
178 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for Groups
  • Bar Seating
Superior Grill, located on Highland Road, is the second location of this popular Mexican eatery. The atmosphere here transports you to another place and time with the Mexico-meets-Read more
95% recommended
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Sullivan's Steakhouse - Baton Rouge

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Baton Rouge
1,562 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Sullivan’s is a vibrant neighborhood American Steakhouse located on Corporate Blvd in Baton Rouge. It’s a lovely place to go when you’re seeking fine dining but also want a comfortRead more
91% recommended
Notable Wine List in Baton Rouge / Lafayette

Rouj Creole

$$$$·Creole·
Baton Rouge
276 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasion
Rouj Creole, located on Bluebonnet Blvd, is a new restaurant concept from Stephen Hightower of City Group Hospitality. The restaurant aims to bring Baton Rouge a taste of Creole cuRead more
88% recommended
Great for Brunch in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
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