As the classic Peter Cottontail song goes, “hippity-hop, Easter’s on its way,” so it’s time to get those brunch reservations made.
Huntley has several favorite restaurants offering lots of choices on their Easter brunch buffet. Plus, there are many places in nearby Algonquin and Crystal Lake.
1. , 11900 Freeman Road, Huntley
General Manager Dimitri Poulos promises you’ll love the restaurant’s premier brunch. He has managed a casino buffet and brings that extravegant tradition, and more, to Niko’s. For reservations, call 847-847-669-6644.
2. Jameson’s Restaurant, Prairie Lodge, Sun City Huntley, Route 47, Huntley
The restaurant is expected to open by next week and is taking reservations for Easter brunch. According to Sun City’s website, Jameson’s promises a “few surprises” on its buffet. It will offer brunch every Sunday. For reservations, call 847-515-7344 or 847- 515-7675.
3. Pinecrest Restaurant, 11220 Algonquin Road, Huntley
Easter brunch features a carving station and lots of other goodies. For reservations, call 847.669.1400.
4. Burnt Toast, 2520 Bunker Hill Drive, Algonquin
If you don’t want a buffet brunch, Burnt Toast has lots of brunch items to order off its menu. One of its specialties is the Grand Marnier French Toast made with bananas, pecans, and cinnamon sugar, according to its website. The restaurant recently opened a new location in Algonquin. No reservations are accepted during the weekend. For more information, call 847-854-9552.
5. Holiday Inn Crystal Lake, 800 S. Route 31, Crystal Lake
The hotel’s Three Oaks Restaurant has a champagne brunch for adults and a special children’s buffet. There’s a dessert display, including a chocolate fountain, everyone will enjoy. For reservations, call 815-404-2019.