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Easy, Tasty Easter With the Family

Reserve your spots now for Lucky Ladd's Breakfast with the Bunny, Gaylord, Tea at the Hermitage and To-Go Orders, too!

Easter is Sunday, March 31 and it’s time to order any To-Go meals, make dining reservations and lock-in premium Easter baskets to take the stress out of getting everything done! Here are ideas for an Easy Easter with the Family:

Easter Photos at the Malls


Brunches, Teas & To-Go Packs

Carne Mar Special Easter Meal
300 12th Ave. South
Nashville, TN 37203

Enjoy Easter at the Italian chophouse in the Gulch. Bear Creek Farm Beef Tartare, Butternut Squash Agnolotti, Pasture-Raised Rack of Lamb and a la carte brunch specials. Serving from 12 to 7 p.m.a

3988 Hillsboro Pike,
Nashville, TN 37215

Place your Easter catering orders for family style sides to share and whole pies. Sides serve four to six people and include Chipotle Smashed Sweet Potatoes; Mac & Cheese; Green Beans; Garlic Mashed Potatoes; and Cornbread Dressing. Gumbo is $20 per quart and pies are $40. To preorder, email here.

Gaylord Easter Brunch
18 Springhouse Lane, Nashville, 37214

Reserve your Gaylord Springs Easter Brunch for Sunday, March 31, 2024, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Gaylord Spring Golf Links. Tickets are $102.09 per adult, $53.92 per child ages 5 – 10, and free for children 4 and younger. This brunch includes Omelet Stations, Pastries, Breakfast classics, a selection of Carved Meats, Desserts, and kid-friendly options.


The Easter Bunny will visit during Afternoon Tea at The Hermitage Hotel.

The Hermitage Hotel Easter Afternoon Tea
231 6th Ave. N, Nashville

Held Saturday, March 30 and Sunday, March 31, reserved seatings only are available at 2 and 2:30 p.m. Indulge in divine Ham & Gruyere Quiches, a variety of tea sandwiches from Chicken Salad to Spring Pea & Pancetta, Malted Ganache Macaroons, Lemon Meringue Tarts, Earl Grey Scones and more.Β  Complimentary parking is available. For Saturday’s reservations go here. For Sunday reservations, go here.


Joe Muer Seafood
500 11th Ave. N, Nashville

The upscale eatery holds their inaugural Easter Grand Buffet from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The cost is $79 for ages 12 and older; $35 for ages 6 – 11; ages 5 and younger eat free. See the expansive menu that includes a soup & salad bar, an omelet station featuring Eggs Benedict, French Toast, Cheese Blintzes, carving stations with lamb and roast beef, numerous options include a dessert station featuring Bananas Foster.Β Dinner service begins at 4 p.m.


Loveless Cafe MEAL PACKS
8400 TN-100, Nashville, 37221

Enjoy more time with your loved ones this Easter! Loveless Cafe’s meal packs come with
everything you need for a traditional Easter dinner to serve four to six people – just heat it up and dig in! Quantities are limited so place your order early.

Each meal pack includes:

  • Your Choice of Ham – 3 lbs
    • Country Ham with Peach Preserves Glaze
    • Pit Smoked Sugar Cured Ham
  • Famous Heat n’ Eat Biscuits – Tray of 15
  • Blackberry, Peach, & Strawberry Preserves – 6 oz. Each
  • Your Choice of 3 Homemade Sides – 1 Quart Each
    • Creamed Corn
    • Hashbrown Casserole
    • Macaroni and Cheese
    • Slow-Cooked Green Beans
  • Banana Pudding – 1 Quart


Lucky Ladd Farms
Advance Ticket Purchase Required
4374 Rocky Glade Road
Eagleville, TN 37060

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny takes place Saturday, March 23 and 30 and Sunday, March 24 at 10 or 11 a.m. In addition, Friday, March 29 at 10 and 11 a.m. The menu includes Pancakes, Bacon, Eggs, Sausage, Fruit, Pastries, Muffins, hot chocolate and more. The cost is non-member adult $45; non-member ages 2 – 12, $45; non-member under 2 $10; pass member adult $25; pass member ages 2 – 12 $25; pass member under 2, $8.


Martin’s Bar-B-Que MEAL PACKS
Various Locations

EASTER FEAST – $239.99

Serves 12-15
Half Smoked Ham
– Deviled Eggs (24 halves)
– Hashbrown Casserole, Green Beans, Broccoli Salad, Banana Pudding (1/2 gal, each)
– Dinner Rolls (15)
– Choice of BBQ Sauce
– Choice of Sweet or Unsweet Tea (1 gal)


Serves 4-6
– Smoked Ham or Smoked Turkey (2.5 lbs)
– Deviled Eggs (12 halves)
– Hashbrown Casserole, Green Beans, Broccoli Salad, Banana Pudding (1 qt, each)
– Dinner Rolls (10)
– Choice of BBQ Sauce

Miel (for reservations go here.)
343 53rd Ave. N., Nashville

Miel, who doesn’t serve brunch standardly is opening its doors for Easter from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Sit inside the main dining room or in the barn. Options include drop biscuits with duck sausage gravy; crab benedict, shrimp n grits; duck and waffles, salmon en papillote and more here.

The Manor

Monell’s country breakfast is served from 8 – 11 a.m. on Easter Sunday. Then, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., an Open Easter menu includes Glazed Baked Ham; Rib Roast; Pineapple Casserole; classic southern sides and Strawberry Lasagna. See the full menu here. No reservations are taken, it’s first come, first served. Adults are $26.95; Ages 4 – 12 are $15.

TAKE OUT: You can also preorder takeout items from Monell’s from this menu. Items for pick up must be retrieved between 1 and 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 30.


Puckett’s To-Go Packs

Although Puckett’s will be closed on Easter, you can order and pick up your Easter fixings in advance. To-Go Packs start at $54.99 and include choice of two pounds of meat, two quarts of sides and bread and add-ons like sweet tea and the cobbler of the day.

Puffy Muffin
229 Franklin Road, Brentwood

Use the online order form to pick and choose the Easter treats you want, savory or sweet. Must order by March 20 at 6 p.m.



Made in TN | $34.95

This basket includes popcorn, Air Head candy bites, a peanut butter Goo-Goo Cluster, a mini strawberry Moonpie, a Colts chocolate egg and a Charm’s blow pop.




Magpie’s Curated Easter Basket | $75
6019 Highway 100, Nashville

Magpie’s will curate a basket just right for your child’s age and preferences.
You provide your child’s age and interests and they do the rest.










The Swiss Colony Classic Easter Basket $39.99

A cute and affordable basket with a six-ounce chocolate bunny,
chocolate eggs, jelly beans and more.





GUND My First Easter Basket, 5-piece Plus Playset |$26

A sweet first Easter basket for a baby, includes a bunny, chick,
egg and carrot in a 9-inch woven basket







GUND Peter Rabbit Mini Plush | $14.21

So soft! This 2-piece plush playset includes a soft 7” carrot and a removeable 5” Peter Rabbit. It’s a great addition for any Easter basket!


GUND Oh So Snuggly Chick | $25

This under-stuffed, pleasantly-floppy yellow chick is made from premium soft plush with baby-safe embroidered accents. Plus, the quilted textures promote tactile play!


Kinetic Sand 20 Pack Eggs | $24.99

Features 20 pre-filled Easter eggs! Each egg has 2.64oz of red, yellow, or blue colored sand inside.



Tomy Toomies Hide & Squeak EggsTomy Toomies Hide & Squeak Eggs | $14.99

This squeaking egg toy contains 6 colorful squeaking Easter eggs kids can explore.


Squishy Bath Bombs for Kids with Surprise Toy InsideSquishy Bath Bombs for Kids with Surprise Toy Inside | $19

Watch as each bath bomb fizzes and reveals fun squishy toys inside, including hedgehogs, rabbits, bears and more!




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Susan Swindell Day

Susan Day is the editor in chief for this award-winning publication and all-things Nashville Parent digital creative. She's also an Equity actress, screenwriter and a mom of four amazing kids.