If you are looking for the perfect brunch spot in Houston, look no further than Baba Yega. Nestled in the heart of Montrose, this eatery has been serving hungry Houstonians since 1975. From the outside, this converted bungalow will remind you of walking up to your best friend’s house; a cozy and tranquil oasis to unwind from the hustle and bustle of the work week.
Patrons can enjoy the cool Houston air on the oak-tree shaded patio in the front, or the calming back patio featuring lush gardens and a koi pond. However, for those looking to eat inside, the warm décor with old photos and books lining the walls will make anyone feel right at home.
On the weekends, Baba Yega’s brunch offers something for everybody. The three buffet stations include a diverse and delicious menu with vegan and gluten friendly options. Diners can build made-to-order omelets featuring fresh vegetables and meats. Those looking for something a little more indulgent should head to the waffle station were fresh mini waffles are made and can be topped with fried chicken or an ooey-gooey bananas fosters topping that is worth throwing your diet out the window. Brunch goers can also load up on the usual fruit, eggs benedict, bacon, as well as specials that change weekly.
And no one leaves Baba Yega thirsty. Carafes of mimosas are the perfect pairing to the unlimited brunch buffet. Champagne is served with an assortment of different juices for those who want to mix it up from the usual OJ. Bloody Marys and a full cocktail menu are also offered.
If you are looking for a homey brunch restaurant that will leave you full and satisfied, run, don’t walk, to Baba Yega. Reservations are not accepted and local brunch enthusiasts are known to stay put for as long as possible.
Brunch is served from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.