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Looking for something fun to do Easter weekend? Try a holiday brunch! For the kids, there are plenty of Easter egg hunts and other events to enjoy.
Le Cavalier in Wilmington will be hosting an all-day brunch buffet on April 17 from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. The dining room will hold food stations off all kinds, including fresh seafood, entrees and pastries. There will also be a bloody Mary and mimosa bar. Tickets are $95 per adult and $30 per child.
42 W 11th St., Wilmington ● 594-3154
20298 Coastal Hwy., Rehoboth ● 227-3474
Big Fish Grill in Wilmington and Rehoboth will have two options for Easter: a buffet at the restaurant and a large takeout menu. The buffet will feature a carving station serving ham, NY strip steak and leg of lamb, along with a raw bar, various entrees and desserts. The takeout menu can serve as little as four and up to 12 people, with meals featuring roasted sliced turkey breast, beef tenderloin or crab cakes. For the buffet, reservations must be made in advance, and tickets are $48.95 for adults, $24.95 for kids under 12 and $9.95 for kids under 4.
720 Justison St., Wilmington ● 652-3474
Baywood Clubhouse will host an in-house brunch buffet serving eggs, bacon, honey-glazed ham and an assortment of holiday deserts. Tickets are $45 for adults and $19 for children 12 and under. Call for reservations.
32267 Clubhouse Way, Millsboro ● 947-9225
Klondike Kate’s hosts Easter weekend brunch on April 17 between 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Tickets cost $38.95 for adults and $22.95 for children ages one to 10. Outside of food and drink options, the Easter Bunny will be present, and balloon activities by Jungle John will be available.
158 East Main St., Newark ● 737-6100
Deerfield Gold Club welcomes visitors for an Easter Sunday brunch from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with a wide range of menu items from typical breakfast foods to crab cakes, pork loin and Caribbean jerk salmon. For the children, pizza, French fries, chicken tenders and grilled cheese will be available, and they even have an opportunity to meet with the Easter Bunny. Reservations must be made in advance, and tickets are $69.95 for adults, $19.95 for children ages 7-12, and free for kids ages six and under.
507 Thompson Station Rd., Newark ● 368-6640
Maple Dale Country Club
Maple Dale County Club hosts an Easter Sunday brunch from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. and at 1 p. m. The brunch will include an Omelet station, prime rib carving station and fruit display with chocolate fondue, among tons of other menu items. At 2 p.m. the venue will kick off its egg hunt. Reservations are required, and tickets cost $24.95 for adults and $12.95 for children under 12 years old.
180 Mapledale Rd., Dover ● 674-4951
Join the Christiana Hilton for their Easter Brunch buffet! Featured dishes include honey citrus salmon with berry quinoa, fresh garden salads, blackberry BBQ short ribs with butternut squash hash, a variety of carving stations, banana foster cheesecake stuffed French toast, signature cinnamon sugar beignets, and much more! See the full menu and details here.
100 Continental Dr., Newark ● 454-1500
Victoria’s Restaurant inside of the Oceanfront Hotel in Rehoboth will be holding an Easter Sunday brunch starting at 8 a.m. until 2:45 p.m. The restaurant will have an assortment of appetizers, entrées and desserts. Entrées include lobster Benedict, steak and eggs, crème brûlée French toast and crab Oscar omelet. Tickets cost $44.95 for adults, $29.95 for children ages 5-12 and $19.95 for children under five.
2 Olive Ave., Rehoboth ● 227-0615
Egg Hunts and Events
Egg Hunts at Auburn Heights
On April 15 and 16, the Marshall Steam Museum at Auburn Heights will hold an Easter weekend celebration that includes an egg hunt, train rides on coal-fired and diesel trains, free admission to the Marshall Steam Museum and a meet and greet with the Easter Bunny. Advanced registration is required, and tickets are $10 for all attendees. Gates for the event open at noon, while the first of the egg hunts begin at 1 p.m.
3000 Creek Rd., Yorklyn ● 239-2385
The Journey Church will host an Easter celebration for kids on April 16. The event will have Easter egg hunts at 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. It will also feature a moon pool, face painting, arts and crafts and an assortment of local food trucks. The event it free but registration is required.
721 E Chestnut Hill Rd., Newark ● 783-2892
Crooked Hammock Brewery welcomes visitors for an Easter weekend egg hunt at its Lewes location on Easter Sunday beginning at 12 p.m. Kids get the opportunity to scout for the golden egg somewhere in Crooked Hammock’s outdoor area. The winner will receive an Easter basket filled with enough treats for the whole family. Outside of the Easter egg hunt, Crooked Hammock will offer $4.50 pours of its Brand New Day tropical punch as well as Wabbit Wonder Salad, filled with spinach, grilled carrots and chickpeas marinated in chimichurri.
36707 Crooked Hammock Way, Lewes ● 644-7837