While many of these restaurants also serve dinner and lunch, their stand-out meal is brunch. Enjoy your dish of choice with coffee (or a Bloody Mary!) and good friends.
Guglhupf, a German bakery and restaurant, is known for its extensive brunch menu and large outdoor patio.
Elmo's, located on Ninth Street, offers classic diner food throughout the week, including pancakes, omelets, and waffles.
Enjoy French toast, grits, and breakfast biscuits for brunch on Saturday and Sundays at Foster's. Outdoor seating is available.
Mad Hatter's, a bakery and café, serves Saturday and Sunday brunch, as well at lunch and dinner throughout the week.
Chow down on artisan doughnuts and breakfast sandwiches at this popular café in the Ninth Street district.
The Nasher Museum Café, located inside Duke University's campus art museum, offers both Saturday and Sunday brunch.
Parker & Otis is a gift emporium and café, so treat yourself to a little weekend shopping before grabbing a biscuit sandwich and coffee.
Piedmont, a luxe contemporary restaurant with an emphasis on seasonal ingredients, serves Sunday brunch as well as dinner throughout the week.