The 5 best breakfast and brunch spots in Boston

With Easter this weekend and Mother's Day just around the corner, it's the most brunch-happy time of the year. Here are the best spots in Boston to check out the next time you're planning a leisurely breakfast or brunch with friends or family.

1. Mike & Patty's

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Topping the list is Mike & Patty's. Located at 12 Church St. (between Tremont and Fayette streets) in Bay Village, the breakfast and brunch spot, which offers sandwiches and more, is the most popular breakfast and brunch restaurant in Boston, boasting 4.5 stars out of 1,52 reviews on Yelp.

2. Thinking Cup

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Next up is Back Bay's Thinking Cup, situated at 85 Newbury St. (between Clarendon and Berkeley streets). With 4.5 stars out of 719 reviews on Yelp, the breakfast and brunch spot, which offers coffee and tea and sandwiches, has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Eastern Standard Kitchen & Drinks

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Kenmore's Eastern Standard Kitchen & Drinks, located at 528 Commonwealth Ave., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the lounge, New American and breakfast and brunch spot four stars out of 1,803 reviews.

4. Jim's Deli & Restaurant

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Jim's Deli & Restaurant, a deli, diner and breakfast and brunch spot in Brighton, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 544 Yelp reviews. Head over to 371 Washington St. (between Argus Place and Leicester Street) to see for yourself.

5. Blunch

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Over in South End, check out Blunch, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 453 reviews on Yelp. You can find the breakfast and brunch spot, which offers coffee and tea and sandwiches, at 59 E. Springfield St. (between Lincoln Place and Washington Street).

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