Have you ever felt the Sunday Scaries? You know the feeling. It’s the sense of impending dread that arrives as the weekend draws to a close. It’s when Monday’s responsibilities slowly creep into your head as you desperately yearn to time travel back to Saturday. Fortunately, there’s a cure: Sunday Funday! Sunday Funday combines brunch and alcohol to end the weekend in style. Chow down, grab a Bloody Mary or mimosa and head to these local brunch spots this Sunday.
No Sunday Funday is complete without a pitstop to RnR Gastropub. This bar and restaurant has the ultimate Sunday Funday experience thanks to their cheap deals, spacious patio, and rowdy atmosphere. RnR offers bottomless mimosas and bottomless Bloody Mary’s every weekend from 10 am-3 pm. The RnR experience is like a night out in Old Town Scottsdale in broad daylight. You’ll experience loud music, dancing, and free-flowing drinks.
#FrayLife Tip: Bottomless mimosas and Bloody Mary’s are only $20 with the purchase of an entree at RnR Gastropub.
Looking for a more mellow Sunday Funday? Make a trip to O.H.S.O. Brewery in Arcadia. This restaurant and nano-brewery is a favorite among foodies, cyclists and dog-owners alike. You can bask in the Arizona sunshine from their dog-friendly patio while enjoying a tasty meal or beer. Their brunch menu includes comfort food like biscuits and gravy, chicken and waffles, and cinnamon sugar donut holes.
#FrayLife Tip: O.H.S.O.’s “Beer Brunch” runs from 9 am- 2 pm every Saturday and Sunday. All brunch items come with a 10-ounce AZ beer or mimosa.
Bloody Mary’s are no joke at The Hash Kitchen. This Scottsdale restaurant is home to Arizona’s largest Bloody Mary Bar. You can kick off your Sunday Funday right by participating in the “Build Your Own Bloody Mary Battle.” It’s a contest where patrons duke it out to create the most epic boozy cocktail with 40+ toppings like bacon, ravioli, and even burger sliders. No Bloody Mary? No problem. The Hash Kitchen also serves mimosa flights and plenty of creative breakfast items. You can load up on delicacies like cannoli donuts, s’mores french toast or a fruity pebble cocktail.
#FrayLife Tip: Hash Kitchen opens at 7:00 am, so get there early to beat the Sunday rush.
Get classy at Chelsea’s Kitchen. This Phoenix restaurant just might be the perfect spot for an upscale Sunday Funday. Their menu boasts legendary brunch items like crab cake benedict, chilaquiles and tuna tartare and guacamole. Their drinks are equally impressive, with offerings like prickly pear margaritas and white sangria. Want to know the best part? Chelsea’s Kitchen offers bottomless mimosas for $12 from 11 am -2 pm. Cheers!
#FrayLife Tip: Chelsea’s Kitchen offers free valet parking from 9:30 am -9:00 pm on Sundays.
There’s plenty of reasons to head to Snooze for Sunday Funday. For one, it’s located right next to Tempe’s Mill Avenue. You can finish off your morning marg before bar hopping your way through Sunday. Snooze also has some of the best brunch food in the Valley. They specialize in Southwestern fare like breakfast tacos, huevos rancheros, and chili Verde benedict. Need a morning pick me up? Try the snooze fashioned. It’s made with cold brew coffee, bourbon, orange simple syrup, and bitters.
#FrayLife Tip: Snooze has many vegan and vegetarian offerings. Ask your server for suggestions or ways to customize your breakfast.