Easter is on Sunday, April 20, 2014, and many families will head straight from church services to brunches and dinners. If you’re in the Buffalo, New York area, here are a few of the restaurants serving traditional Easter brunches and dinners.
Four Points by Sheraton Niagara Falls – located at 7001 Buffalo Ave. in Niagara Falls, NY, the Four Points will offer Easter Brunch from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. featuring a Belgian waffle station, hand carved roast beef, an omelet station, traditional brunch selections and more. Cost is $24.99 for adults, $12.99 for children 5 to 10, and $7.99 for children under 5. Make reservations at 716-299-0344.
Hyatt Regency Buffalo – located at 2 Fountain Plaza in downtown Buffalo, the Hyatt will offer brunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Atrium Bar and Bistro featuring omelet and carving stations, assorted breakfast and lunch items and champagne at noon. Cost is $29.95 for adults, $16.95 for children ages 4 to 12, and free for children under 4. Call 716-856-1234 for reservations.
Holiday Inn – two locations – 4600 Genesee St. in Cheektowaga and 620 Delaware Ave. in Buffalo – will offer Easter brunch from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., with breakfast items available until 2 p.m. The buffet will feature carved round of beef, honey stung fried chicken, baked pesto haddock over wild rice, a made-to-order omelet station, waffles with “sundae” toppings bar, cheese blintzes and much more. Cost is $18.95 for adults, $9.95 for children 5 to 12 and free for children 4 and under – call 716-634-6594 (Cheektowaga) or 716-886-2121 (Buffalo) for reservations.
Ramada and Embers Restaurant – located at 2402 N. Forest Rd. in Getzville, the Ramada will offer an Easter buffet in its Grand Ballroom with a special appearance by the Easter Bunny. Two seatings are available – 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.; cost is $21.95 for adults, $10.95 for children 4 to 11 and free for children under 4; call 716-636-7500 for reservations. Embers Restaurant at the Ramada will offer Easter dinner from 2 to 8 p.m. as well.
La Galleria – located on Southwestern Ave. near Abbott in Orchard Park, La Galleria will offer its 38th annual Easter buffet from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., featuring baked Easter ham, chicken breast Galleria, fresh vegetable medley, twice baked potatoes and more, plus their famous dessert table. Cost is $21.95 for adults, $10.95 for children 5 to 11, and free for children 4 and under. Call 716-648-4880 for reservations.
Salvatore’s Italian Gardens – located at 6461 Transit Rd. in Depew, Salvatore’s will offer Easter brunch with the Easter Bunny on Sunday, April 13 and Sunday, April 20. The brunch will feature omelet and carving stations, salads, numerous hot selections, a children’s buffet and assorted desserts and gourmet confections. Cost for brunch is $29 for adults and $19 for children ages 5 to 11 and free for children under 5; reservations can be made at 716-683-7990.
Elma Towne Grille – located at 6650 Clinton St. in Elma, brunch will be offered from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. For $15.99 (plus tax and gratuity) per person, feast on an omelet station from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., a pasta station from 2 to 6 p.m., 10 different hot dishes, carved ham and a full salad bar , plus a huge homemade dessert table. For reservations, call 716-651-4619.
Glen Iris Inn – located in Letchworth State Park in Castile, the Glen Iris Inn will offer Breakfast with the Easter Bunny featuring a breakfast buffet. Seatings are available from 8 to 10:30 a.m.; cost is $11.95 for adults and $6.95 for children – make reservations at 585-493-2622.
Millennium Hotel – located at 2040 Walden Ave. in Cheektowaga, the Millennium will offer an Easter buffet from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $21.95 for adults, $9.95 for children 5 to 12 and free for children 4 and under – call 716-206-8315 for reservations.