Brunch - in bunches

by Walter Pierce

Saint Street Inn and Social Southern Bar & Table add brunch to Lafayette's Sunday menu.

Saint Street Inn and Social Southern Bar & Table are getting in the brunch biz. The eateries have announced the addition of late-morning menus on Sundays, with live music and New Orleans Saints football featured at the former.

SSI's All Saints Sunday Brunch kicks off at 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 7. The Saints-Falcons game will be on the television, and "black and golds" will be offered free to the first five people wearing Saints gear. The brunch will feature SSI's bloody Mary bar and live music on the porch by Oueval. Saint Street Inn is located at 407 Brook Avenue. Call (337) 534-8112 for details.

Down Johnston Street at Social Southern Bar & Table, it's creative $7 cocktails and a brunch menu that underscores Social's reputation for innovative Southern "comfort food" with a gourmet twist. Featured at the 10:30-2 event, which begins this Sunday, is the Big Bad Brunch Burger dressed with a house-made pimento cheese. Social is located at 3901 Johnston St. Call (337) 456-3274 to find out more.