Mirabelle restaurant at the Three Village Inn hosts brunch with Santa on Saturday and Sunday and next weekend, too.
Cost: $32.95 for adults, plus tax and tip; half-price for children 10 and under, soft drink and juice included. Reservations recommended. Brunch is from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
There also will be carolers, along with Santa and elves.
The fare includes made-to-order omelets, salads, smoked salmon, snow-crab claws, and carved-to-order roasts. The children's buffet includes baked macaroni and cheese, scrambled eggs wth bacon, crisp chicken tenders, and a hot dog cart.
A cascading chocolate fountain and housemade cookies, pies and pastries are among the desserts.
Mirabelle, 150 Main St., Stony Brook; 631-751-0555.
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