Looking for a way to celebrate Easter weekend in Monterey County? Overwhelmed with options? Don't worry we've cherry-picked the best Easter events and brunches and just for you.

Easter Events

Easter Egg hunts aren’t just for kids anymore! On Thursday, April 2nd Peter B’s Brewpub invites those ages 21+ to an Adult Easter Eggs-travaganza. From 4pm-7pm participants can sign-up for the hunt where each egg includes a prize with everything from gift cards, CDs, swag and concert tickets!

Hop on over to MY Museum for a silly Saturday afternoon with the Easter Bunny! On April 4th from 1pm to 2:30pm kiddos can hop along with the furry guy, decorate eggs and get their face painted!

Easter Brunches

Please note that all Easter brunches take place on Sunday, April 5. Prices do not include sales tax or gratuity.


Bring your friends and family to Mission Ranch for a lovely Easter Champagne Buffet Brunch. Brunch runs from 10am-2pm and is $51 for adults and $24 for children ages four through 12. Call 831-625-9040 for reservations.

Enjoy Easter Brunch served at Edgar's Restaurant from 11am-2:30pm. Kids can even search for the golden egg on the green just outside of the restaurant at 10am. $55 for adults, $20 for children 10 and under. For reservations call 831-620-8910.

Pacific's Edge at the Hyatt Carmel Highlands hosts an interactive Easter Brunch event from 11am-2:30pm. Brunch begins with a visit to the Bellini Bar followed by a menu where diners can order a la carte items like eggs Benedict, pancakes and pasta cippiono followed by a dessert buffet. There will also be petting zoo and special Easter activities for children. The cost is $49.99 per person. Call 831-622-5445 to reserve

Aubergine Restaurant at L'Auberge Carmel hosts an Easter Brunch from 11am-2pm. Enjoy a four-course meal from renowned chef Justin Cogley. $110 per person, call 831-624-8578 to reserve.

Carmel Valley

Carmel Valley's Bernardus Lodge features locally grown fruits and vegetables, naturally raised meats and farmhouse cheeses at their Easter Brunch. The Easter Bunny will be on hand during the entire event for photos ops and Easter egg hunts at 11:30am and 2pm. $75 for adults 13 and up, $32 for children five to 12 and free for children under 5. Brunch runs 11am-3:30pm. Call 831-658-3500 to reserve.


Monterey's Portola Hotel and Spa is holding an Easter Brunch Buffet at Jacks Restaurant. Brunch, which will be served from 11:30am to 4pm, includes assorted salads, eggs benedict, cinnamon swirl French toast, artisan breads, and a carving station among other dishes. The buffet costs $44.95 for adults, $39.95 for seniors (55+), $19.95 for children ages five through 12 and is free for children under five. Call 831-647-4805 to reserve.

The Monterey Marriott offers a Champagne Easter Brunch, including seafood, designer salads, crab cakes, a carving station, omelets, desserts and more! Brunch runs from 10am-4pm in the Ferrantes Bay View room. The cost is $42 for adults and $21 for children ages 5-12.

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa is offering an ocean view Easter Brunch Buffet from 10am to 3pm in the Monterey Bay Ballroom. Several stations will serve up seafood, omelets, sushi, pasta, roasted New York strip loin, desserts and much more! The buffet is $55 for adults age 12 and up, $23 for children under 11, and free for children five and under. For reservations, call 831-646-1700.

Pacific Grove

Pacific Grove brunch favorite Fandango has a diverse menu prepared for their Easter Brunch, including roast leg of lamb Provencal, honey glazed baked ham, eggs Benedict Florentine and more. Brunch runs 11:30am-2:30pm and is $38.75 for adults (12 and over) and $18.75 for children under 12. Call 831-372-3456 to reserve.

Enjoy views of the Pacific Grove Golf Links while dining on a delectable Easter Brunch Buffet at Point Pinos Grill. A breakfast buffet selection will be available from 10am-12pm and a lunch buffet selection will be available from 12pm-2:30pm. Each buffet is $37.95 for adults and $12.95 for children 10 and younger. Call 831-648-5774 for reservations.

Crema on Lighthouse Avenue serves up their popular brunch all day long with a few special add-ons like a tantalizing prime rib dish. A kids menu will also be available. Call 831-324-0347 for reservations for parties with 5 or more.

Pebble Beach

Stillwater Bar & Grill in Pebble Beach hosts a delicious Easter Brunch overlooking the 18th hole at Pebble Beach Golf Links. Bring the family for fresh and seasonal specialties including a seafood station, omelet station, carving station, salads and plenty of desserts. Brunch runs 10am-3pm and is $96 for adults and $44 for children ages 5-11. For reservations call 831-625-8524.

Pebble Beach's newest addition to the dining scene is Porter's in the Forest which overlooks the Poppy Hills Golf Course. On Easter they host their regular breakfast and lunch menus as well as few special Easter additions. For reservations call 831-622-8240.


Enjoy spectacular views of the golf course and Monterey Bay while you dine on an Easter Buffet spread at Seaside's Bayonet and Black Horse. The buffet includes a build-your-own-omelet station, prime rib, honey baked ham and more. The Easter Bunny will pay a visit from 11:30am to 2:30pm. Children can also join an Easter Egg hunt at 12pm and 2pm. Brunch runs 11am-4pm and is $33.95 for adults 13 and over, $15.95 for children ages six to 12 and free for children five and under. Call 831-899-7271 to reserve.