Eggs take center stage on Easter Sunday, and we’re not just talking about the jewel-toned kind you hide around the yard. Check out some of these local options — at home and on the town — for an enjoyable family meal.
(1020 Post Rd., Darien; 203-655-1020): Head here to enjoy this restaurant’s regular brunch menu, which includes French toast fingers and Vermont cheddar and herb omelets, plus specials. Brunch runs 11:30 to 3 p.m.; reservations are recommended.
(972 Post Rd., Darien; 203-656-2600): Easter Sunday brunch will be served 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at this American bistro for those who favor traditional fare like bacon, eggs, and burgers.
(264 Heights Rd., Darien; 203-655-2077): Don’t feel like heading out of the house? Plan ahead and pick up items from this grocery store’s special Easter menu. Plenty of mouthwatering choices await, from wild mushroom tartlets and deviled eggs to baked Brie topped with apricot almond preserves inside a puff pastry.
(260 Compo Rd. S, Westport; 203-454-7798): One of the area’s best local brunch spots holds nothing back for Easter Sunday, holding its brunch buffet — which is typically loaded with oysters, mussels, eggs and French toast galore — from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Reservations are recommended.
(10 Forest St., New Canaan; 203-966-8666): Hop on over to New Canaan in your Easter Sunday best and indulge in savory favorites like Eggs Benedict and Huevos Rancheros. Brunch starts early and goes all day, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.