Brunch with Santa

Location: Bocaditos

Date: December 9 and 16, 2018 (11:00 am & 1:30 pm seatings)

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Head to Brookfield Zoo and be sure to bring your appetite for a delectable all-you-can-eat Holiday brunch buffet featuring an appearance by Mr. and Mrs. Claus, costumed characters, who will be available for photos. Seating is limited and reservations are required.  

Adults $41.95
Children (3-11) $31.95
Under 3 no charge


All reservations are final, non-transferrable, and nonrefundable.

Brunch with Santa December 9 at 11:00 am
Brunch with Santa December 9 at 1:30 pm
Brunch with Santa December 16 at 11:00 am (SOLD OUT)
Brunch with Santa December 16 at 1:30 pm (SOLD OUT)

2018 Brunch with Santa Menu

 · Elegant Display of European Breads, Bagels, Muffins, Croissants, Coffee Cakes, Butter, Jams and Cream Cheese
 · Traditional Caesar Salad and Garlic Croutons, and Shredded Parmesan, Caesar Dressing
 · Chilled Peel and Eat Shrimp with Sauce
 · Smoked Salmon with Lox, Cream Cheese, Capers, and Onions
 · Penne Pasta with Alfredo Sauce
 · Rice Pilaf
 · French Toast with Maple Syrup
 · Salmon with Roasted Pepper Sauce on Chick Pea Potage
 · Chef’s Omelet Station featuring made to Order Omelets with the Traditional Accompaniments: Ham, Shredded
    Cheese, Bell Peppers, Mushroom, and Tomatoes
 · Chef’s Carvery Station featuring Whole Baked Honey Cured Ham and Inside Round of Beef served with Silver
    Dollar Rolls, Mayonnaise and Mustard
 · Garlic Mashed Potatoes
 · Silver Dollar Rolls
 · Appropriate Condiments
 · Chef’s Sweet Table Featuring: Miniature Cheesecake Slices, Miniature Brownies, Assorted European Pastries,
    Butter Cookie Assortment, Seasonal Fresh Fruit and Berry Display
 · White and Chocolate Milk
 · Coffee, Decaffeinated Coffee, Assorted Teas
 · Fresh Chilled Orange Juice Poured Tableside
 · Champagne Poured Tableside

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