Mother’s Day is just around the corner and going out to celebrate it with brunch is a time-honored tradition. It usually includes a mimosa with everything from lamb to eggs benedict. Brooklyn restaurants are celebrating Mother’s Day with prix fixe menus for both brunch and dinner. Some are even sweetening the deal with free dessert of a glass of wine. Here are the best places to get a deal and also to savor the best of what Brooklyn has to offer.
It’s not just brunch at Baci, you can have the 3-course prix fixe menu all day for $35 pp. Check the website under “Events” for the menu.
204 Grand Street
Benchmark is featuring a Mother’s Day brunch for $27 which is a 3 course menu that includes dishes like Strawberry Stuffed French Toast, Lobster Omelet + Prime Rib. The menu is available online. They are accepting reservations.
339A 2nd Street (at 5th Ave)
Brooklyn Art Museum
Treat mom to a delicious brunch, informative guided tour, and shopping experience at the Brooklyn Museum. Brunch will be served on Sunday, May 13th in the Rubin Pavilion at 11 a.m., followed by a 12:30 p.m. specially curated and guided tour in the galleries. You may select from among the following tours: Extraordinary Women, Mummy Dearest, The Dinner Party by Judy Chicago, Power and Beauty in Ancient Egypt.
Details: The $55 fee per person ($43 for Members) includes brunch, admission to the Museum and to a guided tour, and a discount coupon for their new and expanded Museum Shop. Visit the Museum’s Visitor Center or museumtix.com to purchase tickets and choose your tour. Members, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn how you can receive your discount. There are no senior, student, or child discounts. Please note there is a $3 fee for online sales.
755 Dean Street
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Dean Street is offering a special for this Mother’s Day from 11 am – 3 pm: Kids under 10 eat and drink for free! The brunch menu offers a variety of options from soups to frittatas to a cuban sandwich. Reservations are now being taken by calling (718) 783-3326.
One of my favorite brunch spots in Brooklyn- especially on a quiet winter’s day. In the summer it is a hotbed of families eating in the breezy backyard or mingling in the restaurant. This modern bistro with whitewashed walls serves fresh, seasonal and local food. Brunch from 9 am- 4 pm with special items for Mother’s Day along with regular brunch menu item. Reservations for 6 people or more.
246 Dekalb Avenue
The Farm on Adderly
1108 Cortelyou Road
Tel 718 287 3101
Brunch is from 10:30 am – 3:30 pm on Sunday and will be their regular brunch menu. Though that doesn’t sound very exciting, their offerings are always delicious and can please any palate. Their granola and omelets are particularly good. This lovely restaurant is a sweet place to treat a mother without breaking the bank or worrying about your kids squirming in their chairs. Reservations for parties of 5-10 only.
Osteria Il Paiolo
Brunch menu plus decadent specials for moms. Spoil Mom with bellinis mimosa (the first one is free), fresh squeezed OJ mimosas, litchini’s and grenadeinis. Reservations accepted.
106 North 6th st.
Pane e Vino
This cozy Italian restaurant is serving only Mother’s Day Dinner here with a $35 Prix fixe menu with a glass of Prosecco, choice of insalata, spinach ravioli, choice of entree and dessert. Service begins at 4 pm. Reservations only.
174 Smith Street
The Pearl Room
8201 3rd Avenue
This established Bay Ridge restaurant known for its seafood is only having one Mother’s Day Brunch seating from 12-12:30 pm. The $25, $12 for children under 13 years prix fixe includes mimosa, bloody mary, juice or coffee and choose crepes, eggs benedict, steak, paninis etc. Check the menu on their website. Servings are family size. Reservations are accepted.
The River Café
The River Cafe will be serving up their usual elegant brunch with killer views of the East River. There will be a tasting of the classic desserts. Special hors d’oeuvre. Prixe fixe for $110. Take a walk in the tranquil garden afterwards and soak in the views. Reservations are going fast.
1 Water Street
Two Door Tavern Restaurant
If you are looking for a more relaxes brunch, head to Two Door. Moms get unlimited Mimosas (woo hoo!) and the kids can devour the red velvet pancakes.
116 N. 5th Street
Water Street Restaurant & Lounge
If you are looking for an uplifting Mother’s Day Brunch- this is your spot. The Gospel brunch starts around 2-2:30 and lasts until 4 pm. You can arrive early for your Sunday brunch starting at 11 am and stay to hear the gospel. Their brunch is a prix fixe of $16.95 which includes drink of your choice, soup or salad and entree.
66 Water Street