Treat the mother figure in your life to the brunch she deserves on Mother’s Day this Sunday. From your regular, everyday brunch to one accompanied with a live jazz quartet and dedicated in-house tea sommelier, your mama deserves the best of the best, and there’s no shortage of great mother’s day brunch ideas and places you can take her to. Here are 10 marvelous Mother’s Day brunches in NYC you can head to this Sunday.
1. Lure Fishbar, SoHo
Lure Fishbar is putting together a special Mother’s Day brunch menu this year. Choose from tasty items such as a Spring Mushroom Tartine, Ricotta and Parmesan Ravioli, or Seafood Frittata before finishing off with a delicious dessert like a Mixed Berry Tart. Reservations are strongly encouraged and can be made here.
Where: 142 Mercer St.
2. Favela Cubana, Washington Square Park
Favela Cubana is offering a special pre-fixe brunch menu in addition to their regular brunch menu for Mother’s Day this year. Their menu will feature the best Cuban dishes such as Empanadas, Lechon and Chorizo Hash, Smoked Salmon Toast, and Favela French Toast. Reservations can be made here.
Where: 543 LaGuardia Pl.
3. Victor’s Café, Midtown
This classic restaurant in Manhattan’s Theater District is serving up the best Cuban brunch this Mother’s Day. Some of their tasty creations include Cuban Eggs Benedict, Chicken Empanadas, a Cuban sandwich, and more. Reservations can be made here.
Where: 236 W 52nd St.
4. Industry Kitchen, Seaport
Enjoy the outdoors at this gorgeous restaurant on the water in NYC’s historic Seaport District. Specially curated dishes will be served such as Prosciutto di Parma, Poached White Asparagus, Maine Lobster & Corn Risotto, and White Chocolate Mousse Tart alongside the restaurant’s daily menu favorites. Reservations are encouraged and can be made here.
Where: 70 South Street
5. Calle Dão, Chelsea
Chelsea’s popular Chinese Cuban restaurant is offering a special pre-fixe menu for Mother’s Day along with their regular brunch menu. Dish choices include items such as Crispy Shiitake Wontons, Crispy Duck with Baos, Cuban Eggs Benedict, and Chicken Empanadas. Reservations can be made here.
Where: 461 W 23rd St.
6. Williamsburg Hotel, Williamsburg
Take your Mother’s Day brunch to the next level with high tea and live jazz at the Williamsburg Hotel. Complete with a live jazz quartet and dedicated in-house tea sommelier, this Mother’s Day brunch with live music includes a complimentary mimosa for mom and a three-tier Mother’s Day Tower of house made sweets & savories along with a ton of tasty a la carte brunch specials. Reservations can be made here.
Where: 96 Wythe Ave.
7. Mom’s Kitchen & Bar, Astoria
What better place to take your mother for Mother’s Day than to a restaurant called Mom’s! Mom’s serves brunch all day, and you can choose from dishes like Mac and Cheese Pancakes, Shrimp and Cheesy Grits, or a Pancake Burrito. Then pair your meal with one of their adult beverages such as a boozy milkshake or cocktail served in an inflatable flamingo!
Where: 33-01 31st Ave.
8. The Rockaway Hotel & Spa, Rockaway
Head to The Rockaway Hotel & Spa for a more casual dining experience. This Mother’s Day the hotel will be offering a special Mother’s Day brunch buffet menu located in the Harbor Room. An appetizer bar, pastry station, charcuterie meat and cheese station, pasta station, and more will be set up for you to peruse. There are two seating times available at 11a.m. and 1p.m., and reservations can be made here.
Where: 108-10 Rockaway Beach Dr.
9. Moss Café, The Bronx
This cozy coffee shop and café serves a farm-to-table driven menu that changes with the seasons. Enjoy a hot coffee or some fizzy mimosas as you chow down on tasty dishes such as lighter bites like Chia Pudding or House Made Yogurt, or more filling dishes like Shakshuka, Margherita Pizza, or Grilled Cheese with all the fixings.
Where: 3260 Johnson Ave.
10. Marina Café, Staten Island
Head to Marina Café on Staten Island for a special Mother’s Day brunch filled with the most delicious dishes. Start off with House-Made Burrata or Baked Little Neck Clams before moving onto the mains Risotto Pescatore, Seafood Stuffed Shrimp, or Braised Lamb. Make a reservation here.
Where: 154 Mansion Ave.