Let's face it: Sometimes you don't necessarily need farm-fresh ingredients or a chef's careful touch. Sometimes, when you're at brunch, you simply want the hair of the dog.... OK, and one more for your baby and then one more for the road.
We've rounded up a list of some of the best boozy brunch deals in town. Some combine top-notch ingredients with great prices; others simply let you go for volume. Whatever your preference, if you're ready to whet your whistle on a lazy weekend morning, we've got you covered.
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Multiple locations, including 14 Maryland Plaza, 314-678-3385
All local outposts of this national favorite offer bottomless mimosas Saturday and Sunday for just $10.
48 Maryland Plaza, 314-361-7227
Enjoy unlimited trips to the bloody-mary bar at this Central West End favorite for just $25. That includes all the booze you can take in from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
DeMun Oyster Bar
740 De Mun Avenue, Clayton; 314-725-0322
Bottomless mimosas or bloody marys are on offer for just $15 seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. On Tuesdays (because who isn't into brunch on Tuesdays?), take 20 percent off sparkling wine by the bottle and enjoy $1 oysters with the purchase.
4900 Laclede Avenue, 314-833-6666
This stylish barbecue spot offers $15 bottomless mimosas from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Louie's Wine Dive
16 South Bemiston Avenue, Clayton; 314-875-9373
Louie's Wine Dive will happily keep you swimming in mimosas.
So long as you purchase an entree, you can enjoy bottomless mimosas on the weekends here for $17, with three mixer options: the classic with orange juice, a ruby red with grapefruit juice, and cranberry juice. The bar also offers $5 old-school bloody marys from 10 to 11 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.
1000 Spruce Street, 314-833-3653
A bottomless-mimosa wristband, sold for $15, lets you brunch at the Wheelhouse and then wander over to its sister business, Start Bar, to get your game on ... and keep the mimosas coming. The deal is good from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. In the summer, mimosa options include a frozen one.
Evangeline's Bistro and Music House
512 North Euclid Avenue, 314-367-3644
Bottomless mimosas are $20 on Saturday and Sunday — drink them while you enjoy performances from Miss Jubilee & the Humdingers or other hot jazz artists. Orange, raspberry and mango are mixer options. Or visit the bloody-mary bar: $11 gets you one drink plus full access, or pay $30 for unlimited booze and unlimited access.
1000 Clark Avenue, 314-240-5400
This downtown fun zone offers a different theme every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., featuring DJs and live music. Bottomless mimosas are $15 (though there is a two-hour time limit). Mix yours with passionfruit, grapefruit, pineapple or raspberry lemonade for an additional $5.
Reeds American Table
7322 Manchester Road, Maplewood; 314-899-9821
Bottomless mimosas will start your weekend right at Reeds American Table.
Reeds' curated wine list includes an option of bottomless bubbles, topped with fresh-squeezed orange juice, for just $17.
SqWires Restaurant & Annex
1415 South 18th Street, 314-865-3522
Each $14 bloody-mary bottle at Sqwires has enough vodka and house mix for two bloody marys and includes a trip to the blood-mary bar, which boasts more than 50 ingredients. Virgin bloodys, which also include a trip to the bar, are only $10. For those who simply want to snack, access to the bar sans drink is just $7. Bottomless mimosas are $14 and include access to the same bar.
Gamlin Whiskey House
236 North Euclid Avenue, 314-875-9500
Gamlin Whiskey House makes its bloody marys with a spicy house-infused pepper Jim Beam; yes, the whiskey house does it with whiskey. Topped with bloody-mary mix, it's $12. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, mimosas are $5 each.
4317 Manchester Avenue, 314-553-9252
Enjoy bottomless mimosas or bloody marys at this Grove mainstay on Saturday or Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., for just $15.
Vin de Set
2017 Chouteau Avenue, 314-241-8989
Vin de Set's bloody mary bar is legendary.
Everyone is treated to a complimentary mimosa or Champagne cocktail with Vin de Set's wildly popular Sunday brunch. For an additional $12, you can make that glass bottomless. Get unlimited access to the huge bloody-mary bar with the purchase of a shot of liquor; prices begin at $7.60.
Pat Connolly Tavern
6400 Oakland Avenue, 314-647-7287
Bottomless mimosas at this classic Irish pub in Dogtown are just $12 on Saturdays and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Scottish Arms
8 South Sarah Street, 314-535-0551
"Endless" mimosas at this delightfully cozy Central West End eatery are just $15. Access to the build-your-own bloody-mary bar starts at $7.
3153 Morganford Road, 314-772-9800
By purchasing buffet access, you get a complimentary bloody mary or mimosa; after that, you can mix and match up to three more for 99 cents each. From 9 to 10 a.m., buffet access is $17.99; from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., it's $20.99.
Highway 61 Roadhouse and Kitchen
34 South Old Orchard Avenue, Webster Groves; 314- 968-0061
Build your own bloody marys for $3 each. Enough said!
603 East Lockwood Avenue, Webster Groves; 314-963-3232
Enjoy $5 mimosas, bellinis and bloody marys on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
2028 South 9th Street, 314-773-5565
Every day until 11 a.m., this Soulard bar offers $4 mimosas, $3.50 bloody marys or a 48-ounce mimosa pitcher for $12. They begin service at 8 a.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. Sunday and 6:30 a.m. on weekdays, making it a popular stop for third-shifters.
Katie's Pizza & Pasta Osteria
Two locations including 9568 Manchester Road, Rock Hill; 314-942-6555
Get access to the bloody-mary bar for $10 per glass or $30 per pitcher. Mimosas are $9, or $28 for a pitcher, with several different mixer options, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the weekends.
Oceano Bistro 44 North Brentwood Boulevard, Clayton; 314-721-9400
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sundays, enjoy bottomless mimosas or bloody marys for $25.
Enjoy bottomless mimosas fit for a beer baron at Das Bevo.
4749 Gravois Avenue, 314-832-2251
Enjoy Sunday brunch fit for a beer baron inside the windmill that gave Bevo Mill its name. Bottomless mimosas are $15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
3200 Shenandoah Avenue, 314-865-3345
Enjoy $10 bottomless mimosas during Sunday brunch service from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Mollys in Soulard
816 Geyer Avenue, 314-241-6200
Enjoy bottomless mimosas for $20 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. On Saturday, there's no brunch menu, but you can still enjoy the mimosa deal from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Build-your-own bloody marys, which you order to your specifications much like sushi, are also a popular option.
8100 Maryland Avenue, Clayton; 314-769-9595
The restaurant offers a classic unlimited bloody-mary bar every Saturday and Sunday for $18. Unlimited mimosas are also $18.
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