Eastside Cafe

Eastside Cafe’s signature brunch menu, which is usually offered on the weekends only, will be available on Thursday, Jan. 1 for New Year’s Day, as well as traditional black-eyed peas to bring luck for the year to come. Brunch on New Year’s Day will be served from 11:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. Popular items on the brunch menu include the smoked salmon benedict, eggs Florentine, apple almond waffles, and French toast.  In addition, Eastside also offers myriad of fresh, seasonal meals for people looking to eat healthier in 2015 such as the grilled chicken breast is marinated in herbs and garlic, topped with Thai cucumber relish and Szechuan sauce, and served with a side of broccoli and brown rice.
Healthy dishes and sides on Eastside’s menu include the roasted acorn squash, grilled salmon, beet salad, grilled trout, grilled tuna steak sandwich on a wheat bun, vegetarian enchiladas with corn tortillas, and more. Eastside serves many vegetarian-friendly, vegan-friendly and/or gluten-free dishes, and can accommodate almost any type of dietary restrictions. The staff is well-versed in the needs of gluten-free, dairy-free, vegetarian, or vegan diners and can advise on items that are, or can be made, to fit their specific dietary needs.  For more information, visit www.eastsidecafeaustin.com


They’ll be doing their Big Band brunch (Yonder Way Farm special, Banger’s Benny, Biscuits & Gravy) with the Urban Achievers playing, 10AM-12:30PM, and Dead Capital Music Band, 1-3PM.


Epicerie will be doing a special brunch, 10AM-3PM, featuring specials like Black Eyed Peas Eggs Benedict (black eyed peas are good luck!).

Lucky Robot Japanese Kitchen

Lucky Robot welcomes the new year with a fun and festive New Year’s Day brunch.   Lucky Robot’s Lucky New Year Brunch will feature specialitems and cocktails created by executive chefs Mason Evans and Jay Huang served in addition to the regular Tokyo Brunch menu.

The Lucky New Year Brunch menu include:

  • brunch bento box
  • black eyed peas with candied bacon
  • rolled Tomago omelet with nori,  negi and goat cheese
  • pickled beet salad
  • madai and ebi sushi.

Signature cocktails like the sake bellini and the new Robo Toddy, made with barrel aged sake, makes Lucky Robot  the perfect way to celebrate the auspicious year ahead.

Lucky New Year Brunch served January 1st from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  For more information or reservations go to www.luckyrobotrestaurant.com/



Gourdough's Brunch


Join Mulberry for their special New Year’s Day brunch served January 1st from 11am to 3pm. Chef Ruston Richardson presents a wide array of brunch options featuring pork benedict, corned beef hash, blueberry crepes, brioche French toast and more!

Photo: Courtney Pierce - Austin Food Magazine

Photo: Courtney Pierce – Austin Food Magazine

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