There’s nothing better than sleeping in on a Sunday and then venturing out for a delicious mid-day brunch.  From gourmet plates to extensive buffets, many of Raleigh’s restaurants’ Sunday brunch offerings are simply irresistible.

Brio Tuscan Grille in Crabtree Valley Mall offers delicious brunch plates on both Saturday and Sunday until 3 p.m.  Choose from original gourmet meals such as crab and shrimp crepes, eggs benedictano and French toast with berries.

Located in the warehouse district of downtown Raleigh, Humble Pie serves up Sunday brunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Enjoy classic favorites like the breakfast burrito and southwestern omelet while sipping on a special brunch concoction such as a screwdriver, bloody mary or mimosa.

A seafood and oyster bar offering Sunday brunch? Yep, that’s right.  Michael Dean’s has a famous spread every Sunday from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. where you can pick and choose from your favorites.

Tir na nOg takes brunch buffet to the next level with a wide array of stations and bars to choose from.  From 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. you can take your picks from a salad bar, breakfast and lunch bars, omelette station, dessert bar and bloody mary bar.

The next time you rise and shine a little late on a Sunday, grab your family and a few friends and venture into Raleigh to enjoy one of these delicious brunches.  Bon appétit!