Where to Have Brunch with Santa on the North Fork

Children with Christmas Presents

If you’re ho-ho-hoping to have brunch with Santa this holiday season, then you’re in luck! We’ve rounded up the best spots on the East End to have brunch with Santa this holiday season.

Wading River

Bring your kids down to Desmonds on December 9th or December 16th to meet jolly Old Saint Nick himself! From 10am-3pm, you and your kiddos can enjoy a tasty buffet brunch complete with an omelet station, a carving station, a salad station and a holiday dessert table—adult tickets are $39.95, tickets for kids ages 3-10 are $24.95 (plus tax and gratuity). A sweet bonus? A chocolate fountain for everyone to enjoy.


If finding time to squeeze in a brunch with Santa is trickier for you than him squeezing down the chimney, then check out Bistro 72’s Holiday Brunch with Santa. Celebrated every Sunday in December until December 23rd from 11am-3pm (adult tickets are $39.95, kids are $14.95), you’re sure to find a day to have brunch with Santa (even between the chaos of the holiday season). In addition to a buffet feast of Belgian waffles, french toast, seared chicken and salmon and blueberry blitzes (and so much more!), there’s also an extensive cocktail list for the parents to feel merry about. Plus, you kids will also receive a cookie decorating kit, as well as a complimentary photo with Santa.


Why not enjoy a fun adventure and a brunch with Santa all in the same day? On December 16th, the Long Island Aquarium will be hosting its Santa Brunch. With three time slots to choose from (10am-11:30am, 12:00pm-1:30pm, 2:00pm-3:30pm), early birds and those who prefer a leisurely Sunday can all find a time to brunch with Santa. Tickets (ranging from $23.95-$54.95) include a traditional brunch fare and admission into the aquarium, so you and your kiddies can enjoy a festive day complete with fishy fun!