8 Ways to Celebrate Easter in the CWE

Looking to have an Egg-Stravagant Easter? The Central West End has you covered! From decadent brunches to take-home desserts, here are 8 ways to celebrate the holiday.

The Chase Park Plaza

Enjoy a decadent brunch buffet at The Chase Park Plaza, while taking in gorgeous views of Forest Park from their 11th floor Starlight Room. Executive Chef Gunter Weber has crafted a delicious, spring-focused menu, including a breakfast station, seafood display, carvery, charcuterie, salad bar, pastries, children’s menu items, and much more! Tickets are $74 for adults, and $24 for children ages 5-12. Tickets include brunch, complimentary valet parking and coat check, and a mimosa bar (ages 21+). For reservations, please call 314-633-3060.

The Cup

Every bunny needs a cupcake! Fill your Easter basket with sweet treats from The Cup! Choose from a number of spring favorites, like the Carrot Top cupcake, which features carrot cake, cream cheese frosting, sugar carrot and graham cracker crumbs. Looking for something to feed the whole family? Their 9″ Carrot Cake fits the bill! Made with cream cheese buttercream frosting, this cake is sure to satisfy any sweet tooth. Order online or call 314-367-6111 to place your delivery order.

Dressel’s Public House

Stop by Dressel’s Public House for an egg-cellent Easter brunch! Choose from tasty menu items like their Burnt Ends Breakfast, Smoked Pork & Cheese Omelette, Brown Butter Pancakes, Porchetta Louie, and more. Make your reservation today by calling 314-361-1060.

Evangeline’s Bistro & Music House

Have a swingin’ good time with the whole family at Evangeline’s Easter Brunch, featuring the delectable sounds of Sweetie & The Toothaches, Beignets, Shelly’s Be Nice or Leave Bloody Mary Bar and Bottomless Mimosas! Sweetie & The Toothaches aim to please by bringing you the sure fire authentic sights and sounds of the 1930’s-1960’s jump blues scene. Reservations are not required but are recommended! Please call 314-367-3644 to make your reservation.

Gamlin Whiskey House

Bring your appetite and head to Gamlin Whiskey House on Easter Sunday! You can enjoy all your favorite Gamlin brunch items, including Chicken & Waffles, Biscuits & Gravy, Oreo Pancakes and more! Reservations are recommended and can be made here.

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Pick up a few pints of Jeni’s Spring Collection to bring to your Easter celebration! From Lemon and Blueberries to Strawberry Buttermilk, these flavors officially signal the start of spring. You can purchase the entire Spring Collection for $58.

Scape American Bistro

You’re invited to one last fabulous dining experience at scape american bistro! Before they close their doors, gather the family and join them for Easter Brunch. Their full buffet includes a carving station, raw bar, salad station, made-to-order omelets and crepes, and handcrafted desserts. The cost is $60 for adults and $25 for kids 12 and under. Reservations can be made by calling 314-361-7227 or on their website. Add a bottomless Bloody Mary bar for $20 or Mimosa and Bellini pitchers for $25! Plus, the Easter Bunny will even be making an appearance.


Let Straub’s take care of the cooking this Easter so you can spend less time in the kitchen and more time with family and friends! Center your table around Leg of Lamb, Beef Brisket, or a Compart Spiral Ham, and delight your guests with Dauphinoise Potatoes or Brie en Croute. Be sure to pre-order your chef-prepared meal by Wednesday, April 17.