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Brunch isn't just a meal, it's a way of life. Every weekend, we gather our friends to catch up, possibly while trying to undo the previous night's damage in the process. And it all just happens to take place over an Instagrammable table filled with eggs, bacon, pancakes, coffee, mimosas, and more.
But serial brunchers know that the best weekend meals take some planning and foresight, or at least some knowledge of how to manage when it comes to your neighborhood hot spots. Ahead, find eight simple brunch rules we swear by. Tell us yours in the comments!
Photographed by Rus Anson.