From warm pancakes topped with sweet syrups and fruits, to veggie-filled omelets and avocado toast, brunch possibilities are truly endless and a favorite meal for many. Whether you desire a weekend celebration or an everyday stuff-your-face brunch binge, Mercer County has endless options ready for you. Check out these popular spots for this delicious, mid-morning meal. Happy brunching!


The Gingered Peach

2 Gordon Avenue

Lawrence Township, NJ 08648

Although they focus solely on handcrafted baked goods, you’ll be so busy scarfing them down you won’t be thinking about any other breakfast food. They elevate the pastry experience (pistachio glazed doughnuts please!) with quality ingredients and master skills. Fair warning though: you can’t visit just once. Customers rave about this place for a reason!

Pie in the shape of the US Flag at The Gingered Peach


PJ’s Pancake House

(Other locations available in Ewing & West Windsor)

4 Nassau Street

Princeton, NJ 08540

The name here says it all. These guys do pancakes and they do it well, along with all their other menu items. You’ll be overwhelmed by the number of unique, delectable options. Outdoor seating available during the summer months!

Strawberry Pancakes with powdered sugar at PJ's Pancake House in Princeton NJ



11 Witherspoon Street

Princeton, NJ 08542

Embodies the farm-to-table spirit in fresh, flavorful brunch items. Try one of their unique alcoholic or non-alcoholic drinks that pair well with their amazing food. You’ll get a true taste of the Garden State at Agricola.

List of Farm-to-Table Produce at Agricola


Centro Grille

2360 Rt. 33

Robbinsville, NJ 08691

The perfect variety of fresh, delicious options available for the entire family. You’ll find many classic, yet redefined meals with organic ingredients. Brunch items offered daily but with additional specialty items on Sunday. Outdoor seating also available.

Cocktail from Centro Grille with mint leaf and lemon wedge


Witherspoon Grill

57 Witherspoon Street

Princeton, NJ 08542

Although brunch is only offered on Sunday, the wait throughout the week is worth it. Quality and well-portioned classics with delicious cocktails. Occasional live music and outdoor seating available.

Avocado Toast with a Sunny Side Up Egg at WItherspoon Grill


Local Greek

44 Leigh Avenue

Princeton, NJ 08542

Last but not least, Local Greek serves up fresh, authentic Greek pastries and breakfast items that are perfect for brunch. Many of the ingredients are local and pastries are made fresh daily. You’ll be transported to the beautiful Greek islands after just one visit.

Coffee and granola for brunch at Local Greek

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