April 1, 2015 - Eureka! You have come across a list featuring Easter Sunday brunches throughout the entire South Shore. Take a peek at the restaurants listed below and make this year's brunch one to remember. Easter Sunday brunch along the South Shore just got simpler. Enjoy!
T.J. Maloney's Authentic Irish Pub
800 E. 81st Avenue, Merrillville
Reservations are taken from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Everyone is family in the house of Maloney! Gather your "peeps" together after the annual Easter egg hunt and head on over to T.J. Maloney's Authentic Irish Pub for a sprawling and decadent brunch menu. Many of T.J. Maloney's signature items will also be available for attendees to purchase ensuring that this year's brunch will be special for everyone! Book your reservations now by calling 219-755-0569. The first reservation is scheduled for 10 a.m. with the last reservation taken happening at 2:30 p.m.
The Farmhouse Restaurant at Fair Oaks Farms
754 N 600 E, Fair Oaks
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Enjoy an Easter brunch at The Farmhouse Restaurant at Fair Oaks Farms featuring roast beef and ham carving stations, omelet stations, mounds of hash browns, bacon, sausage and more. This is the perfect brunch for the late bloomers in your family because the servings keep coming until 4 p.m. Adults feast for $21.95 and children 12 and under for just $11. You can call 219-394-3663 for more information on the restaurant on the range or click here.
WaterBird Banquet Center
526 Indian Boundary Road, Chesterton
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Enjoy a traditional lakeside brunch this Easter Sunday with a visit to the WaterBird Banquet Center in Chesterton. It's a reservation-only event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. - with $25 specials for adults, $15 specials for kids 4-11 years old and children 3 and under are free. You can find the full menu on their Facebook event site here.
Miller Bakery Café
555 South Lake Street, Miller Beach
11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Who says that an Easter celebration is only designated to brunch? Miller Bakery Café's Easter specials include either brunch or dinner! A special Easter menu has been created for both eating occasions, so the choice is up to you. To learn about either offering, call 219-427-1446 or visit millerbakerycafe.com.
62 W Lincolnway, Valparaiso
10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Pikk's Tavern is cooking up something special this Easter. Lucky restaurant goers will be treated to choosing a main course from Pikk's regular menu, appetizers and a wonderful dessert buffet for only $19.99. You may want to make your reservation now to ensure a seat in Valparaiso. This is the perfect offering for the seafood lover in you! Find the full menu and make your reservation now here.
4125 S. Calumet Avenue, Hammond
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
If it’s simple and sweet, Dynasty Banquets will have it to eat! Enjoy a delicious brunch this Easter Sunday with menu items including baked chicken, French toast, ham, lamb, pasta and more. A full meal including desserts and drinks is only $21.95 for adults, $19.95 for seniors, $8.95 for children and $4.95 for pre-school toddlers. Don’t forget that you can have a celebratory toast of champagne with your visit. Brunch is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and you can make your reservations now by calling 219-933-0500.
Don't forget to take a visit to The Shrine of Christ's Passion this Easter Sunday! More than 40 life-sized bronze sculptures along its half-mile journey detail the events of the Last Supper, the Garden of Gethsemane and the Stations of the Cross. The Shrine is completely handicap accessible and golf carts are available for anyone needing mobility assistance. If the Easter Bunny seemed a bit too slack on the baskets, know that The Shrine is also home to the grandest spiritual gift shop along the South Shore.
The Shrine of Christ's Passion
10630 Wicker Avenue, St. John
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
However you plan to spend your Easter Sunday, we hope it's a great day spent with family and friends!