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46 Boozy Brunches: A hood-by-hood guide

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Benjy's | Julie Soefer
Benjy's | Julie Soefer

In Houston, we like our brunches like we like our Friday nights, booze-filled and full of regret. Well, maybe not so much the last part. But yes to the booze! With that in mind, we’ve compiled a list of the best ways you can drink at brunch on the cheap, broken down hood by hood because you clearly aren't traveling very far given the shape you're in. Did we miss a favorite spot of yours? Let us know in the comments...

Downtown EaDo Boozy Brunches HOU
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Downtown/EaDo

Batanga
908 Congress St
The deal: Get $3 glasses and $12 pitchers of sangria or mimosas from 11am to 3pm on weekends, along with half-price bottles of wine all day long on Sundays.

El Big Bad
419 Travis St
The deal: $20 bottomless mimosas (regular or blood orange) and drink specials on killer cocktails like the beef-jerky-and-tequila-infused Bloody Maria, 11am-3pm on Sundays.

Hearsay Gastro Lounge
218 Travis St
The deal: $12 bottomless mimosas and live music on Sundays until 2pm.

MKT Bar
1001 Austin St
The deal: $20 carafes of orange and pomegranate mimosas, or upgrade to $22 carafes of white sangria on weekends from 10am to 3pm (live music starts on Sundays at noon).

Ninfa’s on Navigation
2704 Navigation Blvd
The deal: Pitchers of booze-filled "Ninfaritas" are just $19.99 during weekend brunch hours (10am to 2pm).

The Grove
1611 Lamar St
The deal: Add a delicious Bloody Mary or mimosa to their $20, three-course menu. 

Galleria/Uptown

Harvest Organic Grille
1810 Fountain View Dr
The deal: On Sundays from 11am ‘til 3pm, enjoy $5 bottomless mimosas or $5/glass Bloody Marys alongside an all-you-can-eat brunch buffet ($25).

Latin Bites
5709 Woodway Dr
The deal: $12 bottomless mimosas on weekends from 11am to 3pm.

RDG + Bar Annie
1800 Post Oak Blvd
The deal: On Sundays from 11am to 2pm, take down $9 bottomless mimosas.

White Oak Kitchen + Drinks
5011 Westheimer Rd
The deal: $12 and $16 carafes of mimosas and sangrias (respectively) on Sundays from 8am to 3pm. Enjoy $17 carafes of brunch punch and sangria in addition to $15 mimosa carafes on Saturdays.

Greenway Upper Kirby Boozy Brunches HOU
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Greenway/Upper Kirby

Hobbit Cafe
2243 Richmond Ave
The deal: $3.50 mimosas, bellinis, & Bloody Marys on weekends from 10am to 2pm.

Phil & Derek’s
2811 Bammel Ln
The deal: Their $24 Sunday brunch buffet will get you a “never-ending” mimosa alongside omelettes, crepes, and Southern classics like wings & waffles, fried catfish, and smothered pork chops.

Saint Genevieve
2800 Kirby Dr 
The deal: Make reservations for one of Saint G’s three swanky brunch seatings at 11am, 1pm, or 3pm (and the latter two will have a DJ, because of course). Find $10 loaded mimosa carafes, a $9 build-your-own Bloody Mary bar, or a $6 plate of "Adult Milk & Cookies", complete with Kahlua-spiked milk.

Tiny Boxwood’s
3614 W Alabama St
The deal: $13 bottomless mimosas (and a damn fine patio) on Saturdays from 8am to 3pm and Sundays 9am to 2pm.

The Heights

Cyclone Anaya’s
1710 Durham Dr
The deal: Saturday and Sunday until 3pm get $10.50 bottomless mimosas and poinsettas with 1-cent refills.

CRISP
2220 Bevis St
The deal: On weekends from 10am to 3pm, wash down breakfast pizzas and short rib hash with $2.50 mimosas and poinsettias or $5 red and white sangrias and sake Bloody Marys.

Down House
1801 Yale St
The deal: It’s in a dry area, so you’ll need a club card to drink (don’t worry, it’s free). But that can’t stop you from downing $21 mimosa carafes, $4 Micheladas, and $9 "Big Ol’ Bloodys", which have a chicken wing and a beer backer.

Kraftsmen Cafe
611 W 22nd St
The deal: Bring your own bubbly to enjoy with breakfast from 8am to 3pm on weekends. They’ll pop it and serve it with a carafe of fresh squeezed OJ for $9 (plus a $1 fee per glass).

Midtown

Blackfinn American Grille
1910 Bagby St
The deal: $1 mimosas and Midtown’s largest build-your-own Bloody Mary bar, featuring local mixes, hot sauces, and all the fixin’s. Name your vodka and away you go (pricing starts at $8) -- every Sat & Sun from 11am to 3pm.

Cook + Collins
2416 Brazos St
The deal: Gulp down unlimited mimosas ($12), sangrias ($18), and bellinis ($21) during weekend brunch. 10:30am to 3pm on Saturdays; 9:30am to 4pm on Sundays.

Cyclone Anaya’s
309 Gray St
The deal: On weekends ‘til 3pm, get bottomless mimosas for $10.50 + 1 cent for each glass after that. Pro tip: the place gets packed, so get there bright and early or order your first mimosa at the bar to get a head start on the action.

Gloria’s
2616 Louisiana St
The deal: Wash down Mexican classics with $1 regular mimosas, $2 pomegranate or mango mimosas, and $4 Micheladas on weekends from 11am to 3pm.

Majorca Bistro & Tapas
207 Gray St
The deal: On Sundays from 11am ‘til 5pm, gorge on bottomless mimosas ($9.95) and a full tropical and Mediterranean brunch buffet ($19.95). Regular menu available as well.

Pub Fiction
2303 Smith St
The deal: Buy breakfast and add on a 16oz Bloody or mimosa for $3 on weekends from 10:30am to 2pm. Or get $10 mimosa carafes and $5 sangrias ‘til 8pm Saturday and all day Sunday.

Montrose/Museum District

Baba Yega
2607 Grant St
The deal: This $23 Sunday brunch buffet, complete with an omelette station and waffle bar, comes with $12 carafes or $3 glasses of mimosas and bellinis.

Berryhill Baja Grill
3407 Montrose Blvd
The deal: On Saturdays and Sundays from 10am-3pm, take down $10 bottomless mimosas when you purchase breakfast. The patio party really picks up when the DJ comes on at 1pm (Sundays only).

Eleven XI
607 W Gray St
The deal: On Sundays from 11am to 3pm, live music and $16 to $20 pitchers of top-notch mimosas, margaritas, and Bloody Marys keep this patio packed. Champagne bottle service with juice assortments starts at $26.

Lowbrow
1601 W Main St
The deal: $2 mimosas and $6 Bloodys, along with brunch specials like grilled cheese eggs-in-a-hole and deep-fried omelettes on weekends from 10am-2pm.

Rosemont Social Club
910 Westheimer Rd
The deal: On Sundays from noon to 5pm, head to the rooftop for "Sunday Social" brunch specials, including $3 mimosas, frozen lemonades, and Three Olive Vodka cocktails. Bloodys and bellinis are just $4, and the DJ gets started at 1pm.

Royal Oak Bar & Grill
1318 Westheimer Rd
The deal: On Sat. & Sun. from 11am to 4pm, $7 boozy pitchers and $4 stiff-as-hell Bloody Marys keep the weekend alive. Go after 1pm to catch the DJ.

Triniti
2815 S Shepherd Dr
The deal: Treat yourself to a five-course brunch tasting menu, including bottomless mimosas, for $35. If you prefer to order a la carte, pitchers are just $12. Weekend brunch hours are 11am to 3pm.

Rice Village West U Boozy Brunches HOU
Benjy's | Julie Soefer

Rice Village/West U

Benjy’s
2424 Dunstan Rd
The deal: Take down $17 carafes of white peach or blood orange mimosas on weekends from 11am to 3pm.

Berryhill Baja Grill
5110 Buffalo Speedway
The deal: $3 mimosas. All day. Every day.

The Buffalo Grille
4080 Bissonnet St
The deal: Get all-day breakfast and $12 ½-liter mimosa carafes on weekends starting at 8am.

Seco’s Latin Cuisine
2536 Nottingham St
The deal: On Sundays from 10am to 3pm, $9.99 endless mimosas will help wash down the all-you-can eat brunch buffet ($16.99).

Union Kitchen
4057 Bellaire Blvd
The deal: Pound $15 mimosa carafes, $7 build-your-own Bloodys (or tequila-infused Bloody Marias), or manly $6 BeerMosas on weekends from 10am to 2pm.

River Oaks

Churrascos
2055 Westheimer Rd
The deal: Tack $12 on to this extravagant brunch buffet ($29) for allllll the Bloodys, margaritas, screwdrivers, mojitos & mimosas. Available weekends from 10:30am to 3pm.

Local Pour
1952 W Gray St
The deal: 99-cent flavored mimosas go down easy alongside St. Arnold’s-infused waffles and eggs Benny. As does a build-your-own Bloody bar, which features Texas vodka. Get it all on Sundays from 10am to 3pm.

Washington Corridor

Benjy’s
5922 Washington Ave
The deal: Knock down $17 carafes of white peach or blood orange mimosas on weekends from 11am to 3pm.

BRC Gastropub
519 Shepherd Drive
The deal: On weekends from 10am to about 2:30pm, get $10 pitchers of mimosa and sangria.

Federal American Grill
510 Shepherd Dr
The deal: Get $15 bottomless mimosas on Saturdays & Sundays ‘til 3pm. Special bonus: on Sundays you can booze it up an hour earlier, starting at 10am.

J. Black’s Feel Good Kitchen & Lounge
110 S Heights Blvd
The deal: Gulp down $2 glasses and $10 carafes of mimosa or hit up the $5 build-your-own-bloody bar featuring Deep Eddy Vodka on weekends from 11am to 4pm.

Max’s Wine Dive
4720 Washington Ave
The deal: This place even does Friday brunch because they’re cool like that. Get your fix of fried chicken and Ahampagne on Friday & Saturday from 10am-3pm and Sunday ‘til 4pm. An entire bottle and two 5oz carafes of fresh squeezed OJ or grapefruit juice starts at $24.99.

TQLA
4601 Washington Ave
The deal: Quench your thirst with $3 to $4 Bloody Marys (made with tequila or vodka) and $13 carafes of blood orange, hibiscus, or regular mimosas. Sundays from 11am to 3pm.

The Woodlands Boozy Brunches HOU
Berryhill Baja Grill

The Woodlands

Berryhill Baja Grill
9595 Six Pines Dr
The deal: Get $3 mimosas along with all-day breakfast on Sundays.

Cru Wine Bar
9595 Six Pines Dr #650
The deal: Fresh-squeezed OJ and vintage Champagne makes these $9 bottomless mimosas some of the best in the city.

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