11/29/2013 08:41 am ET

Saturday Brunch Makes The Weekend Feel Extra Special

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Brunch isn't just for Sundays anymore.

With the explosion of restaurants on D.C.'s dining scene (709 new restaurants between 2001 and 2011, according to The Washington Post) come a plethora of fresh options for brunch.

Before hitting the stores on Small Business Saturday, stop by your favorite neighborhood cafe -- or a brand-new spot -- and fuel for the day ahead. Here are 10 of our favorite places for brunch in Washington, D.C.

Saturday Brunch in Washington, DC