Whether you are a mom or celebrating one in your life, a tasty brunch is always a good idea on Mother’s Day! If you’re in the mood for eggs and bacon or fish and pasta, brunch is the complete meal to give everyone what they want. Between managing the kids at home while remote learning and keeping everything in balance — it’s time for us moms to have a special day. You can enjoy your Mother’s Day brunch at one of these amazing locations found around NYC.
Melba's Restaurant is a southern restaurant and Harlem institution, serving up comfort food classics like fried chicken, catfish, and waffles. For a comforting Mother’s Day meal of warm food and (probably) some bite-stealing, Melba’s in Harlem just might be right. One of the most popular orders, for good reason, is owner Melba Wilson’s eggnog waffles, which can be topped with fried chicken, wings, or catfish. Throw in a few sides, like macaroni and cheese or collard greens, and you’re well on your way to one of the city’s best soul food meals. The outdoor and indoor dining here is typically busy, but reservations are available two weeks ahead of time.
The Osprey is a glorious restaurant located in the 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge that serves a tasty brunch menu. It’s full of open windows and tail lamp light fixtures to create an open environment and a lovely dining room. The food is mainly upscale meats and vegetables with some brunch options, and they also have a big drink menu to make your Sunday brunch more fun for the adult company.
Windows on the Lake
Windows on the Lake is an excellent American brunch experience that will make all your family’s mouths water. Whether you’re looking for a diversity of cake and other breakfast staples or sandwiches and burgers for your noon meal, Windows in the lake has great options you’ll enjoy. It’s a graceful location, and with the dainty food, it's the perfect place to get brunch on Mother’s Day.
Craft is a glorious brunch location full of fun lighting and cozy seating. They are offering a prix fixe brunch on Mother’s Day with tons of tasty dishes you can pick from. You can also always choose to pick your own dishes from their brunch menu.
A pretty dining experience doesn’t have to take place in a restaurant’s dining room or covered patio these days. Though that option is available at chef Shaun Hergatt’s new Soho restaurant, Vestry, there’s also the takeout and delivery route for a three-course Mother’s Day menu ($90 per person). The Michelin-starred chef’s set menu includes dishes like blinis topped with cured trout roe, morel mushroom tagliatelle, and a dark chocolate tart for two.
If you’re looking for a lighter meal during your brunch on Mother’s Day, Five Leaves is an awesome option you can visit. Their menu offers mouthwatering options at affordable prices to make for a nice holiday outing. It’s a fun brunch experience that is light and delicious. You will find an amazing meal here to make the whole day even more special.
Le Prive offers a French-inspired Mother’s Day brunch. They will have a prix fixe menu including an appetizer, entree, dessert, and complimentary bottle of French vino for $69 per person. It’s an amazing opportunity to make Mother’s Day brunch special, and have a unique meal that you might not have the chance to get again.
If you’re looking for a more fish-based Mother’s Day brunch, Oceana has some tasty options you can enjoy. They offer a special Mother’s Day brunch menu full of appetizing dishes you can choose from. The brunch costs $59 per adult and $29 per child under 12 for a three-course experience that will make the day extra special for the mom.
Pig and Butter
Pig and Butter is an excellent American-style restaurant that will give you exactly what you expect from brunch on Mother’s Day. It has yummy staples like fried chicken and waffles and multiple omelets that will make everybody feel like they’re having a home-cooked meal. It’s a casual vibe that you can enjoy as a family, and the food will make your Mother’s Day special.
Sunday in Brooklyn
Sunday in Brooklyn is a neighborhood-style restaurant serving American classics for brunch. Their great menu includes salads and sandwiches in addition to brunch classics like omelets and pancakes to give everybody something they’ll enjoy. Its small neighborhood feels will make your total party feel right at home as you celebrate Mother’s Day.