Tucson's Best Brunch Restaurants Near Overlook at Pantano
February 07, 2019

Tucson's Best Brunch Restaurants Near Overlook at Pantano

Brunch originated in England in the late nineteenth century, and it became popular in the United States in the 1930s.

Dishes served during brunch often include Denver omelets, buttermilk pancakes, and Belgian waffles, and the chefs at the following restaurants near our apartments in East Tucson prepare these delicious choices and more:

Robert's Restaurant

Established in 1978, Robert's Restaurant is where the chefs make the bread from scratch and tenderize their own meat. The restaurant has many loyal customers, and it comes complete with cheery yellow walls, chalkboard menus, and attentive service. Guests can meet friends for brunch on Saturdays, and the choices include Mediterranean omelets, biscuits & gravy, and corned beef hash (a customer favorite).


Owned and operated by three locals, the Nook is known as the hot spot for New American cuisine. The chefs boast that all of the meals are crafted with love, and they strive to create unmatched flavors. The friendly waitstaff often knows regulars by name, and the dining room showcases works by area artists. Brunch is offered on the weekends until 3:00 p.m., and the menu includes breakfast fried rice, chocolate chip griddlecakes, and warm blueberry scones.

Prep & Pastry

According to Prep & Pastry, "brunch without booze is just a sad, late breakfast." The chefs only use locally sourced ingredients, and the servers provide an exceptional dining experience. Prep & Pastry is known as a group-friendly restaurant, and it has a 4.5-star rating on Yelp as guests appreciate the hearty meals and laid-back atmosphere. The brunch menu includes cast iron duck confit hash, green chile French toast, and oven roasted sweet potato hash. All of the dishes pair well with cocktails such as Thai Fighter and Sweater Weather.

In addition to these brunch destinations, Overlook at Pantano is also near renowned cultural attractions and top shopping destinations. To call our community home, please contact us. Our leasing agents would love to show you firsthand all we have to offer.