Easter Events & Brunches in Monterey County

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.

This page has all the events that took place in 2017. Bookmark this page and return to get information about 2018's events!

Easter Events

Easter Egg hunts aren’t just for kids anymore! On Thursday, April 13th Peter B’s Brewpub invites those ages 21+ to an Adult Easter Eggstravaganza. From 5pm-7pm participants can sign-up for the hunt where each egg includes a prize with everything from gift cards, CDs, swag and concert tickets!

Bring your little bunnies to the Pacific Grove Golf Links for an incredible (and free!) Easter Egg Hunt. Hundreds of eggs will be scattered throughout the course on Saturday, April 15th at 9am.

Round up the kiddos and head over to the Oldemeyer Center in Seaside on Saturday, April 15th for the Annual Golden Egg Hunt. The event features an Egg Hunt, family fun activities, interactive crafts, bounce houses, a petting zoo and a visit from the Easter Bunny! Admission is free and begins at 11am.

Easter Brunches

Please note that all Easter brunches take place on Sunday, April 16th. Prices do not include sales tax or gratuity.

Big Sur

Big Sur River Inn invites you to a delicious Easter Brunch from 8am-4pm including their famous Bloody Mary's. There will also be an Easter Egg Hunt at 10:30am for the kids. Call 831-667-2700 to reserve.


Pacific's Edge at the Hyatt Carmel Highlands hosts an Easter Brunch from 11am-3pm highlighting an omelet station, carving station, salads, desserts and more. The brunch buffet is $80 for adults and $40 for children. Call 831-622-5445 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. Brunch is $85 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.

Enjoy Easter Brunch served at Edgar's Restaurant from 10am-3pm with favorites like baked salmon, leg of lamb, omelettes and more. Kids can even go on an Easter Egg Hunt just outside of the restaurant at 11am and 1pm. $70 for adults, $20 for children 10 and under. For reservations call 831-620-8910.


Monterey's Portola Hotel and Spa is holding an Easter Brunch Buffet in their DeAnza Ballroom. Brunch, which will be served from 10:30am-3:30pm, includes assorted salads, eggs benedict, French toast, artisan breads, and a carving station among other dishes. There will also be an Eater Egg Hunt, magician and live music. The buffet costs $49.95 for adults, $39.95 for seniors (55+), $19.95 for children ages five through 12 and is free for children under five. Call 831-649-7874 to reserve.

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa is offering an ocean view Easter Brunch Buffet from 10am to 3pm in the Monterey Bay Ballroom overlooking the Monterey Bay. Several stations will serve up seafood, omelets, sushi, pasta, roasted New York strip, desserts and much more! The buffet is $64 for adults age 12 and up, $28 for children under 11, and free for children five and under. For reservations, call 831-646-1700.

TusCA Ristorante at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa serves a mouthwatering Easter Brunch Buffet with a variety of stations and displays including seafood, salads, freshly cut meats, omelets and dessert. The buffet is $62 for adults, $20 for children six to 12 and free for children under 5. For reservations call 831-657-6675.

The Sardine Factory will be serving up a special three-course prix fixe lunch on Easter Sunday from 11:30am-2:30pm Choice of entrees include roasted leg of lamb, Maine lobster ravioli, filet mignon and baked salmon. $39 per person. Call 831-373-3775 for reservations.

Just down Cannery Row, the C Restaurant + Bar at The InterContinental the Clement Monterey offers a delectable Easter Brunch Buffet with a great ocean view. Served 11am-3pm, the expansive buffet features dishes like wild king salmon, chilled seafood, leg of lamb and Nueske ham. $79 for adults and $35 for children ages 5-12. Call 831-375-4800 to reserve.

Savor a delicious breakfast at Estéban Restaurant with the entire family, featuring Chef Tom Snyder’s brunch specials including bacon almond French toast, Spanish eggs Benedict, steak frites with New York strip and specialty mimosas. The brunch menu will be available from 10am-2pm and the full Estéban breakfast menu will be available from 7am-10am. Reservations may be made by calling 831-324-6773.

Pacific Grove

Pacific Grove brunch favorite Fandango has a diverse menu prepared for their Easter Brunch, including roast leg of lamb, honey glazed baked ham, eggs Benedict Florentine and more. Brunch runs 11:30am to 2:30pm and is $39.75 for adults (12 and over) and $18.75 for children under 12. Call 831-372-3456 to reserve.

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 $116 for adults and $54 for children ages 5-11. For reservations call 831-625-8524.


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 11am to 3pm. Children can also join an Easter Egg hunt at 12pm and 2pm. Brunch runs 11am to 4pm and is $36.95 for adults 13 and over, $17.95 for children ages six to 12 and free for children five and under. Call 831-899-7271 to reserve.

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