Here is the EatDrinkDeals annual roundup of Easter Dining Deals, for dining in or for serving at home.
Baskin-Robbins has special cakes for Easter such as their Bunny Roll Cakes. Also choose from Easter Egg Cakes, Chick Cakes and more.
Bob Evans restaurants are always open on Easter Sunday and the chain offers several Easter feasts for takeout. The Farmhouse Feast is a fully cooked, heat-and-serve homestyle meal priced at $79.99 for 8 guests, or $49.99 for four. The Farmhouse Feast features your choice of ham or turkey and is served with mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans and ham, buttered sweet corn, coleslaw, rolls and supreme pie. Bob Evans also offers a Premium Feast with both ham and turkey, and enough to feed 8-10 guests, for $109.99.
Boston Market has several options for Easter takeout. At the top of the line, get a complete ham or turkey dinner for 12 for $109.99 ($9.16 per person), which includes a whole ham or boneless turkey breast, mashed potatoes, cinnamon apples, sweet potato casserole, cornbread and two apple pies. Take the meal home chilled, then just heat and serve. For a smaller serving, Boston Market also has a Boneless Ham meal for 4-6 for $84.99 and a Turkey Breast Meal for 4 – 6 for $79.99. Boston Market also offers a la carte choices including main dishes, sides, and extras. Click here to view the complete Boston Market Easter menu. To place your order, visit bostonmarket.com or call (866) 977-9090. Boston Market will be open Easter Sunday.
Capital Grille has a three-course Easter brunch for $49 for adults, $15 for children, served from 10 am to 2 pm. The full dinner menu is also available. Brunch entree choices include Shrimp and Grits, the Grille’s Lobster Frittata, Bone-in Dry Aged Ny Strip With Fried Egg, Filet Mignon, and Pan-seared Salmon. Also get Endless Mimosas for $14. Visit the Capital Grille website for more details.
Carvel Ice Cream is featuring a lineup of Easter Cakes. Choose from Bunny Cakes, Chocolate Bunny Cakes, Easter Basket and Easter Egg Cakes. Click here to view the full selection of cakes and start your online order.
Claim Jumper Restaurant and Saloon is serving their Sunday Brunch on Easter brunch for $24.95 from 10 am to 2 pm. Visit the Claim Jumper Brunch website for more details.
Cracker Barrel will be open on regular hours on Easter Sunday and is offering their traditional Heat n’ Serve Easter Family Meal To-Go. The meal serves up to 10 guests and is priced at $109.99. Comes with Spiral Sliced Ham, Mashed Potatoes, Roasted Gravy, Sweet Yeast Rolls, Choice of 3 sides (each serves up to 10), Blackberry Cobbler (serves 10-12) and a gallon of Iced Tea (Sweet or Unsweetened).
Denny’s never closes and will be serving breakfast, lunch and dinner all 24 hours of Easter Sunday. For the Denny’s nearest you see Denny’s Locations
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse has a three-course Easter brunch for $47 for adults. There is also a children’s menu priced at $16. The Easter brunch is served from 10 AM to 3 PM on Easter Sunday. Entree choices include Eggs Benedict with filet mignon or Brioche French Toast, California Style Steak and Eggs, Salmon Cobb Salad or Porcini-Crusted Filet Mignon. For more details see the Fleming’s Easter Menu.
Honeybaked Ham has a multiple ham selections for Easter, with coupons available on some items and extended hours on Friday and Saturday at some locations. For links to coupons and more details, see HoneyBaked Ham Coupons.
Most IHOP restaurants will be open Easter Sunday. For the IHOP nearest you see IHOP Locations. Call ahead to verify holiday hours.
Krispy Kreme has three varieties of limited-edition Easter-themed doughnuts including their popular Chick Doughnut. Available at most Krispy Kremes through Easter Sunday. More details at the Krispy Kreme Home page.
Maggiano’s is featuring a Family Style menu on Easter Sunday. Choose from brunch, lunch or dinner menus. Visit the Maggiano’s Easter Announcement for more details.
McCormick & Schmick’s is hosting an Easter brunch and buffet on Easter Sunday. Please contact your nearest location for brunch and/or buffet offerings and hours.
Mimi’s Cafe has both dine-in and takeout options for Easter Sunday. For dining in, Mimi’s has a three-course menu served from 11 am to close at most locations on Easter Sunday. Mimi’s Easter special is priced at $18.99 for adults and $8.99 for children. Choose from a starter and a main course of roast turkey, smoked ham or grilled Salmon, followed by a Molten Lava Cake or Chocolate Chip Bread Pudding dessert. More details at: Mimi’s Easter Menu.
For takeout, Mimi’s has a Take-Home Easter Ham Feast for $99.99. The feast serves 6-8 and comes with Smoked Ham, your choice of potatoes, carrots, green beans, spinach salad and carrot loaf. More details at: Mimi’s Easter Feast.
Morton’s Steak House has a $59 Steak and Lobster special for Easter Sunday. Visit the Morton’s website for more details or to make a reservation.
Most Ryan’s Buffet will be open on Easter Sunday, serving a special Easter menu at regular Sunday prices. For the Ryan’s nearest you, see Ryan’s Buffet Locations.
Also at Ryan’s, get an Easter Family Pack to-go for $89.99. Comes with turkey and dressing, ham, sides and two pies of your choice. For details, visit Ryan’s Home Page.
Many Ruth’s Chris Steak House locations will be open early on Easter Sunday ; visit the Ruth’s Chris website for more details or to make a reservation.
Shoney’s will feature a home-cooked Easter Buffet, featuring traditional holiday favorites, freshly prepared on Easter Sunday. Shoney’s Easter Buffet includes sliced ham, turkey breast, fresh fried chicken, vegetables, salad, soup, fruit and more.
Smith & Wollensky’s will be serving their regular dinner menu all day on Easter Sunday. The menu features prime dry-aged steaks as well as a variety of early Spring seasonal entrees, premium seafood, award-winning wine lists and crafted cocktails. Easter Sunday suggested items include the Pan Seared Foie Gras with toasted brioche, roasted grape and brandy verjus, the Whiskey Cured Gravlax, with salmon, crème fraîche, red onion, pumpernickel, and Prime dry-aged steaks, such as the Ribeye or Bone-In Sirloin, and, especially for Easter, Colorado Lamb Chops. For more details see the Smith & Wollensky’s Easter Menu.
As they are every day, 24 hours a day, Waffle House will be open for Easter. Waffle House restaurants have been open every day since 1955. For the Waffle House nearest you, see Waffle House Locations.
According to statistics from a variety of retailers, $14.6 billion is spent annually on Easter-related goods, with $2.1 billion of that amount spent on Easter candy. That equates to 120 million pounds of Easter candy purchased annually, of which 70% is chocolate. Ninety million chocolate bunnies are made each year.