After all those Easter egg hunts, you'll have worked up an appetite! Celebrate Easter without the added hassle and worry that comes with cooking a big meal. Instead, opt for delicious offerings from Lehigh Valley restaurants and help local businesses in the process.
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Sayre Mansion250 Wyandotte St., Bethlehem
The Easter Bunny is on-site from noon - 4 p.m. for photos at this picturesque bed and breakfast perched between Southside Bethlehem and Fountain Hill. Built in 1858, the Sayre Mansion imparts historic splendor to the holiday, with scrumptious sides and entrées like roasted salmon and crab cakes benedict followed by an array of mini desserts making rich brunch fare. Adults are $68; children 10 & under $25.
Folino Estate Winery340 Old U.S. 22, Kutztown
It’s Easter with an Italian twist at the idyllic Folino Estate Winery in Kutztown, with a sumptuous served buffet of pesto pasta, mushroom risotto, meatballs, pizza, and tiramisu—but also the smoked ham and roast beef you might crave on this holiday. An Egg Hunt is included with the ticket purchase. Finish with a glass of local wine and a decadent dessert. Adults are $65; children 12 & under are $25; 3 & under are free.
blue Grillhouse4431 Easton Ave., Bethlehem
Satisfying fine dining can be found at Blue year-round, and on Easter Sunday, the grillhouse is hosting a splendid brunch with a fully-stocked omelet station, leg of lamb and prime rib, and a seafood bar with oysters, shrimp cocktail, and crab claws. If the thrill of brunch somehow escapes your youngsters, they can such fare as mac n’ cheese and chicken fingers at the children’s buffet! Brunch is from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Adults are $52; children ages 6-12 $21; children ages 5 & under free.
Shepherd Hills1160 S. Krocks Rd., Allentown
Brunch at the Shepherd Hills Golf Club promises activities for kids and an appearance from the Easter Bunny as well as a delicious buffet. From 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., enjoy sourdough French toast, silver dollar pancakes, vegetable frittatas, and more. Adults are $35; children ages 12 & under $16.
Slopeside Pub & Grille at Blue Mountain Resort1660 Blue Mountain Dr., Palmerton
If you’re celebrating Easter at home, but don’t want to cook, enjoy a chef prepared meal from Slopeside Pub & Grill at Blue Mountain. Orders will be available for curbside pickup and include bourbon glazed ham, chicken italiano, au gratin potatoes, wild rice pilaf, asparagus in garlic butter, maple glazed carrots, dinner rolls with cinnamon butter, carrot cake, and lemon poppy seed cake. Slopeside is offering 4-6 person and 8-10 person to go options. Orders must be placed online by midnight on April 10 and picked up between 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 16 at the Summit Lodge. Place your order and learn more here.
Melt2880 Center Valley Pkwy., Ste. 624, Center Valley
Melt takes pasta and brings it to a whole new level of deliciousness. Combining your favorites with a modern twist on flavors, Melt is the perfect Easter dinner for those wanting classic Italian food. Book reservations from 12 - 7 p.m.
The View at Morgan Hill100 Clubhouse Dr., Easton
This Easter, The View at Morgan Hill has four separate seatings (11 a.m.–1 p.m.; 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.; 2–4 p.m.; 2:30–4:30 p.m.) in three different venues including the Upper Deck, Main Dining Room, and Lower Grand View Room. Breakfast staples, salads, a carving station, and a dessert display will all be available as well as entrées like sesame salmon with sweet chili pineapple glaze, sausage and peppers rigatoni, spring lamb stew with brown butter gnocchi, and more. Adult seats are $45; children ages 4-12 are $21.
3rd & Ferry Fish Market56 S. Third St., Easton
Enjoy Easter brunch at 3rd & Ferry Fish Market! Specials include lobster benedict and crab benedict as well as Sunday Social from 12 - 6 p.m. Mimosas and Bloody Marys will be available for $7 as well as buck-a-shucks.
The Lodge at Woodstone Country Club3777 Dogwood Rd., Danielsville
The bountiful brunch at Woodstone’s beautiful stone-lined space this Easter Sunday has all your favorite breakfast indulgences, from Belgian waffles, bacon, and sausage to omelets of your own design. Or do dinner with mouthwatering ham and pineapple chutney or parmesan-crusted cod. Brunch is from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. A free mimosa comes with every adult ticket! Adults are $46.95; children ages 4-12 are $15.95; 3 & under are free.
ArtsQuest101 Founders Way, Bethlehem
ArtsQuest and culinary partners Levy Restaurants invite the community to an Easter Sunday brunch experience at SteelStacks on Sunday, April 17 inside the Musikfest Cafe. Guests can select time slots from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., with the buffet closing at 2 p.m., to enjoy a variety of brunch classics. Tickets for anyone 13 and older are $45, and tickets for children 5-12 are $21. Children 4 & under eat free. The ticket includes full access to all food selections as well as a juice and coffee bar. A full-service bar featuring specialty drinks and mocktails will also be available to all guests for an additional cost.