Easter is just around the corner, and while many families typically host Easter dinner at home, there are a large number of folks who enjoy going out to eat during the holiday. With that in mind, we’ve put together our annual list of The Best NJ Restaurants Open on Easter. If you’re also looking for Easter-related events, including egg hunts and Easter crafts, be sure to check out The Best Easter Events for NJ Families.

These event listings include a number of restaurants and eateries that are offering both brunch and dinner, so those headed out on Easter Sunday will have a wide selection of places to choose from throughout the day. From all of us at Best of NJ, we wish you a Happy Easter!

Featured Restaurants: Click to see one of our 2019 Featured Easter Restaurants.
| Black Horse Pub | Black Horse Tavern | George & Martha’s | Piattino | The Office Tavern Grill |

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Featured NJ Restaurants Open on Easter


Black Horse Pub Grand Easter Buffet

Photo of Grand Buffet Easter Brunch at Black Horse PubWhen: April 21, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Address: 1 W Main St, Mendham, 07945
Price: $35 (Adults); $16 (Kids 10 & Under)
Details: The Black Horse Pub is hosting a Grand Easter Buffet this year. Highlights include a carving station, omelet station, and all your pub favorites! The carving station features Prime Rib, Turkey and Ham. Meanwhile, other items like Shrimp Cocktail, House Smoked Salmon, Salads, Artisan Breads & more will be on the menu. Finally, the Easter Bunny will be stopping by for pictures, so don’t forget your camera! The regular menu and additional Easter specials will be available at 3:00 pm.
More Info: Call 973-543-7300 or visit http://www.blackhorsenj.com.


Black Horse Tavern Easter Dinner

Photo of Black Horse Tavern Interior with FireplaceWhen: April 21, 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Address: 1 W Main St, Mendham, 07945
Price: A la Carte
Details: In addition to the Pub section offering a Grand Easter Buffet, the Black Horse Tavern is hosting Easter Dinner. Open all afternoon through the evening, their a la carte menu has a few standout specials; for example, you won’t want to miss their Prime Rib, Pork Porterhouse or Roasted Leg of Lamb. For seafood lovers, be sure to try the Maryland Crab Stuffed Sole. Click here to see the full Easter menu. Reservations are now open, so you’ll want to visit their website or call ahead to book a table.
More Info: Call 973-543-7300 or visit http://www.blackhorsenj.com.


George & Martha’s Easter Brunch Buffet

Photo of Easter Buffet at George & Martha'sWhen: April 21, Seatings at 10:00 am, 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm
Address: 67-71 Morris St, Morristown, 07960
Price: $33 (Adults); $15 (Kids 10 & under)
Details: The Cold Buffet includes assorted breakfast pastries with various spreads available. Other cold options like a Wild Caught Smoked Salmon Display and Orecchiette Pasta Salad will be served; plus a Meat and Cheese Board and Sliced Fruit display. Then there’s the Hot Breakfast Buffet with an Omelet Station, Potatoes, Bacon, Sausage Links and French toast. Other hot items include Chicken, Salmon, Rigatoni, Mashed Potatoes and Seasonal Vegetables, as well as a Carving Station. Dessert highlights feature cookies, brownies, carrot cake, strawberry short cake and fresh berries.
More Info: Call 973-267-4700 to make a reservation or visit http://www.georgeandmarthas.com.


Piattino – A Neighborhood Bistro Easter Brunch & Dinner

Photo of Piattino Dining RoomWhen: April 21, Brunch: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm; Dinner: Starts at 4:00 pm
Address: 88 East Main Street (Mendham); 67 Union Place (Summit)
Price: A la Carte
Details: Both Piattino locations are hosting brunch and dinner specials this holiday. In fact, their limited time menu is truly one-of-a-kind; stop by for either brunch or dinner to order antipasto dishes such as Wild Mushroom Toast or Poached Eggs. Then, as your main course, choose between Veal Milanese Style, Pan Roasted Chicken Breast or Strangolopreti. Reservations are booking now, and you can call ahead to book a table. Otherwise, you can reserve a spot online via RESY, the digital booking service. Visit their website for details.
More Info: Call 973-543-0025 or click here (Mendham); call 908-219-4801 or click here (Summit).


The Office Tavern Grill (Summit & Ridgewood)

Photo of Easter Brunch Buffet at The Office Tavern GrillWhen: April 21, Brunch Buffet – 10:00 am – 3:00 pm; Easter Dinner – 4:00 pm
Address: 61 Union Pl, Summit, 07901 (Summit); 32-34 Chestnut St, Ridgewood, 07450 (Ridgewood)
Price: Brunch Buffet – $35 (Adults), $15  (Kids 12 & Under); Dinner – a la Carte
Details: Easter Brunch Buffet at both Office Tavern Grill locations starts with an Omelet Station and made-to-order Waffles. In addition, you’ll find Hot Breakfast Entrees. For the lunch half of “brunch,” stop by the Carving Station; you can also choose from Pan Seared Salmon or Roasted Chicken. Assorted Breakfast Pastries round out the meal. A dinner menu will be served starting at 4:00 pm.
More Info: Call 908-522-0550 (Summit), 201-652-1070 (Ridgewood) to book a reservation, or visit https://www.officetaverngrill.com.


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Brunch with Easter Bunny at Oakeside

Saturday, April 6, 2019: Everyone’s favorite cottontail visits Oakeside in time for Easter. Children ages 3 to 9 will participate in a craft project, have a picture taken with the Bunny and receive a …


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Brunch with the Bunny at Flynn's

Saturday, April 13, 2019: Come out for an exciting event including an egg hunt, delicious food, fun activities and a visit from the Easter Bunny! Info


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River Vale Easter Egg Hunt & Brunch

Saturday, April 13, 2019: Bring your camera for photos! Please call 201-391-2300 ext. 117 for reservations. In case of rain the Easter Egg Hunt will take place at Holdrum school gymnasium. Info


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Easter Brunch at Farmstead

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Easter brunch buffet featuring breakfast items, pasta, salads, peeled shrimp bar, hot buffet items and more. Info


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Easter at Amanda's

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Amanda's is serving Easter brunch from 10:30 am until 2:30 pm and Easter dinner from 3:30 pm until 6:00 pm. Info


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Easter at Essex House

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy an Easter Brunch and Dinner Buffet. Info


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Easter at Haven

Sunday, April 21, 2019: 3 course prix fixe menu served all day. Info


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Easter at The Exchange

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Treat your family to our Fabulous Easter Brunch & Special Dinner Menu. Info


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Easter Brunch at Skyview

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Come and enjoy a day full of fun with the family at Skyview's annual Easter Sunday Brunch. Info


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Easter Brunch at The Shannon Rose

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Fun for all – Kids’ knee high buffet, Easter Bunny & Easter Egg Hunt. Info


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Easter Bunny Brunch at Blue Moon

Sunday, April 21, 2019: The Bunny Brunch Buffet will feature breakfast favorites as well as an array of Mexican favorites. The kids will enjoy a visit by the Easter Bunny, Arts & Crafts, balloon animals, …


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Easter Dinner Buffet at Perona Farms

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Begins at 11am — Last seating at 5pm. Easter Dinner Buffet – Not Brunch. Join in for the best Easter dinner buffet in New Jersey. Buffet includes a wide variety …


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Easter Sunday at Cucina Calandra

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Cucina Calandra Easter Sunday - April 21st, 2019   Option 1: Grand Ballroom Brunch Buffet 11:30am-2:30pm - reservations required in advance Featuring a full expanded brunch buffet including scrambled Eggs, …


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The Lamp Post Inn Easter Sunday

Sunday, April 21, 2019: The Lamp Post is offering their regular along with a special menu for Easter. Info


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Easter Brunch at The Manor

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy a prix fixe four course dinner, brunch buffet or dinner buffet.  Info


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Brunch with the Easter Bunny at Maggiano's

Saturday, April 20, 2019: Enjoy a Maggiano's Style Brunch with Family, Friends and the Easter Bunny! Info


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Easter Brunch at Metro Diner

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Metro Diner will be offering classic brunch items with a twist. Indulgent comfort food dishes include the famous Fried Chicken & Waffle, or Biscuits and Gravy, and much more. Enjoy …


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Easter Brunch at Bonefish Grill

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Bonefish Grill will be offering their award-winning brunch on Easter Sunday, which also includes endless hand-crafted Bellini’s, Mimosas, Bloody Marys or Blackberry Sangria, beginning at 10 am. Info


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Easter Sunday Champagne Brunch at Cranbury Inn

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Easter Sunday Champagne Brunch, as well as Easter Dinner are served buffet style. Info


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Easter ala carte Dinner at The Harvest Moon Inn

Sunday, April 21, 2019: The Harvest Moon Inn is offering a Special Easter ala carte Dinner Menu from 11am to 6pm. Including some Brunch Items that will be available till 3pm. Ala carte Menu …


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Easter at Due Mari

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy Easter brunch at Due Mari. Info


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Easter at the Ryland Inn

Sunday, April 21, 2019: The Annual Easter Egg Hunt will kick off at 11am. In addition to the hunt, there will be a petting zoo, face painting, crafts, and a visit from the Easter …


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Easter Brunch at Nassau Inn

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy a delicious Easter Sunday Buffet at the Yankee Doodle Tap Room! Seatings at 11am, 1pm, and 3pm. Call 609-688-2600 to reserve Info


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Easter Brunch at Rat's

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy the famous Rat’s brunch buffet presented in their beautiful kitchen featuring decadent hot breakfast and lunch favorites, perfectly composed salads, house-made charcuterie, chilled seafood, plus carving & omelet stations. …


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Easter Brunch at The Grand Summit Hotel

Sunday, April 21, 2019: The Grand Summit Hotel Easter brunch seatings at 11 am and 2 pm. Info


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Easter Brunch in Rat’s Kitchen

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Rat’s brunch buffet features decadent hot breakfast and lunch favorites, perfectly composed salads, house-made charcuterie, chilled seafood, plus carving and omelet stations. Info


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Easter Sunday at The Boathouse

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy an Easter Sunday Brunch Buffet. Info


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Easter Brunch Buffet at Molto Bene Caffe

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Check out Molto Bene Caffe's Easter Menu! Serving Brunch from 11:30am - 3pm. Info


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El Toro Loco Easter

Sunday, April 21, 2019: El Toro Loco will be serving an Easter Sunday Brunch menu with special pricing. Info


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Easter Dinner at Gladstone Tavern

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Gladstone Tavern is offering Easter Sunday family dinner specials. Info


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Easter at La Focaccia

Sunday, April 21, 2019: La Focaccia is serving an a la cart menu for Easter. Info


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Easter at The Frog and the Peach Restaurant

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy an excellent Easter Dinner at The Frog and the Peach Restaurant. Info


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Golden Nugget Easter Brunch

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy Easter Brunch at the Buffet. Info


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Easter at Cape Resorts

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy a delicious Easter Brunch in the Grand Ballroom and bounce on over to the lawn for a day full of fun family activities. Join the Easter Bunny along with …


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Easter Brunch at Capriccio

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy Easter brunch at Capriccio, Atlantic City’s finest Italian restaurant. Located on the dining level. Info


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Vineyard Brunch & Easter Egghunt

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy brunch by Chef Brian Parker, adult Easter egg hunt and a kids Easter egg hunt. Info


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Easter at Sea Oaks

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Sea Oaks is offering an Easter brunch and dinner buffet. Info


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Easter Brunch at Flanders

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy Easter brunch at Flanders Hotel. Info


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Easter Brunch at Serenity Cafe

Sunday, April 21, 2019: To make reservations for Serenity Cafe Easter brunch buffet call, 732-270-2088. Info


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Easter Brunch at The Reeds

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Gather with family for a festive brunch & don’t forget to snap some photos with guest of honor- the Easter Bunny! Info


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Easter Sunday at Renault

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Renault Winery' Easter! Easter Brunch Buffet 10 am - 3 pm Tuscany Ballroom. Easter  Dinner 3 pm - 7 pm at Joseph's. Call 609.965.2111 to reserve your spot today. Info


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Easter Sunday at the Avenue

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Easter Sunday at the Avenue. Executive Chef: Josh Sauer, Sous Chef: Christopher LoBue. Brunch Served from 10am – 4pm. Dinner Served from 4pm – 7pm. Info


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Easter at Avalon Brew Pub

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy a lovely Easter Sunday featuring brunch seatings from 11 am - 5 pm, egg hunting for the children, and even a visit from the Easter bunny!  Info


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Easter Brunch at Molly Pitcher Inn

Sunday, April 21, 2019: On Easter Molly Pitcher Inn offers a seasonal more extensive Brunch for guests to celebrate, reservations are required. Info


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Easter Brunch at The White Sands Oceanfront Resort & Spa

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Join in at the Crystal Ballroom for Easter Brunch! Info


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Easter Brunch at The Asbury Hotel

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Join in at Asbury Hall on Easter Sunday for a beautiful brunch spread. In addition to the standard brunch provisions, this buffet will include a made-to-order Omelette Station as well …


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Easter at Eagle Oaks

Sunday, April 21, 2019: To register for Eagle Oaks Easter brunch and egg hunt, call 732 - 938 - 9696 ext (317). Info


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Easter Dinner at Harry's Oyster Bar

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Join Harry's Oyster Bar for Easter Dinner! They will be serving their full menu from 12pm-9pm, as well as spring holiday additions! Hop on over!  Reservations accepted for all party …


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Easter Dinner at Knife & Fork Inn

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Join Knife & Fork Inn for Easter Dinner! They will be serving their full menu as well as spring holiday additions! Reserve now--families and children welcome! Info


Easter Sunday at Nicholas

Easter Sunday at Nicholas

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Take the family to Easter Sunday Dinner at Nicholas. Reservations from 2pm-7pm. Large parties are welcome! Please call 732-345-9977. Info


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Chick-fil-A's Easter Eggstravaganza

Saturday, April 13, 2019: First Annual Easter Eggstravaganza! Hippity Hop on over for breakfast then onto an exciting trip through the Bunny Trail. Each child will receive a basket provided by Chick-fil-A then visit …


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Brunch with The Bunny at Garden State Discovery Museum

Sunday, April 14, 2019: Come join the Garden State Discovery Museum for Brunch with the Bunny!  Have your cameras ready for a meet and greet with the Easter Bunny and enjoy brunch served by …


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Easter at Kitchen 519

Sunday, April 21, 2019: In celebration of Easter, Kitchen 519 will be serving a special Easter brunch buffet! Info


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Easter Brunch at Prospectors Steakhouse & Saloon

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy a fabulous Easter Brunch at Prospectors Steakhouse & Saloon. Info


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Easter Sunday Brunch at Highlander Pub & Grill

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Celebrate with friends and family on Easter Sunday with a delicious brunch with the Easter Bunny. The Easter Bunny will also be hopping by for the regular Sunday Brunch on …


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Easter at Cinder Bar

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Cinder Bar is offering Easter Sunday brunch. Info


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Easter Brunch at Barnsboro

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Enjoy Easter Sunday Brunch or Dinner. There will be a Chef created special Three-course "prix fix" Brunch Menu (10 - 1), and Dinner (1 - 6:30). Info


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Easter Brunch at The Grove at Centerton

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Make this Easter one that your family will never forget with a bountiful brunch & visit from some-bunny special at The Grove. Info


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Easter Brunch at The Mansion

Sunday, April 21, 2019: This iconic spot has new owners! Seating starts at 10 am. It’s $44.95 for your meal including taxes and gratuity. Call for more info on the menu. RSVP required. Info


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Easter Dinner at Filomena

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Easter Dinner at Filomena Lakeview. Serving a Holiday Menu thru out restaurant. Reservations required. 856-228-4235. Info


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Easter Sunday Dinner Buffet at Highlander Pub & Grill

Sunday, April 21, 2019: Celebrate with friends and family on Easter Sunday with a sumptuous dinner buffet. Seatings from 4:30pm to 5:30pm. Reservations Required. Info


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