In case you didn’t get the memo, Mother’s Day is right around the corner. For those of you who are still scrambling to solidify your plans, we decided to give you a cheat sheet this year. The best part? We’ll even let you take credit when Mom is singing your praises.
If your mom is anything like mine, she expects (and deserves) the best. As children, we aim to please; however, once in a while we aim to do more than just please. On Mother’s Day, we aim to impress.
Growing up, it was usually Mom’s job to put food on the table, but this Mother’s Day, the tables have turned. We know the pressure is on, but don’t panic! We’re here to make it easy for you. We’ve hand-selected the best of the best for Mother’s Day, because hey, she deserves it.
Without further ado, the 10 ‘Can’t Miss’ Mother’s Day meals:
Delano South Beach
1685 Collins Avenue Miami Beach, FL 33139
Delano South Beach has taken the stress out of planning a special and memorable Mother’s Day for the mom in your life who deserves a day of luxury and pampering. The iconic hotel in the heart of South Beach is offering brunch specials at signature restaurant, Bianca.
Moms will love the delicious brunch at Bianca, including traditional Italian cuisine combined with gourmet brunch items and endless Veuve Clicquot champagne and Belvedere Bloody Marys. Bianca's brunch selections will feature classic favorites such as fresh grilled items, an omelet station, pasta station and raw bar. All moms will receive a beautiful flower with their dining experience and are invited to snap a family photo at Bianca’s outside terrace overlooking the Delano’s “Alice in Wonderland” inspired orchard. Brunch is priced at $85 per person plus tax and gratuity.
1111 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, FL 33139
James Beard award winning restaurant, Juvia Miami, will feature their $23 pre-fixe regular lunch menu for Mother’s Day, which also includes unlimited champagne cocktails. Items on the menu include watermelon salad, seared codfish and rib eye steak frite. Guests are invited to enjoy the indoor and outdoor bar and dining room and panoramic views of Miami. Reservations are recommended. To book your table, please call,305.763.8272.
Mondrian South Beach
1100 West Avenue South Beach, FL 33139
Mother’s Day is more than just brunch at Mondrian South Beach. Moms can take advantage of the bay views while participating in morning yoga and afterwards indulge in a decadent brunch. Mondrian South Beach’s Mother’s Day brunch will feature specialty dishes including Chef Dustin’s Spicy Fried Chicken with White Cheddar Waffles, Jalapeño Cheddar Biscuits and Cinnamon Bun French Toast that pair perfectly with a bottomless morning cocktail upgrade for $35.
2360 Collins Ave, Miami, FL
In celebration of Mother's Day The Continental has lined up kid-friendly activities and a mom-approved brunch beginning at 10:00 a.m. In addition to the fabulous brunch menu, moms will appreciate bubbly cocktails in a variety of flavors, from traditional mimosas and bellinis to passionfruit and guava, and an activity station where coloring sheets and supplies will be provided for kids to create cards for their mothers and grandmothers. Additionally, moms and grandmoms will receive a sweet parting gift of The Continental's homemade caramelized popcorn.
251 NW 25th Street, Miami, FL, 33127
Typically a dinnertime indulgence, KYU is happy to host a fun-filled brunch on Mother’s Day, because what greater gift could a mother ask for than a day without having to make decisions? Families can look forward to chef Michael Lewis’ weekly brunch menu, a glass of Rose and save room for the amazing “Mom’s Coconut Cake” based on Lewis’ mother’s own recipe. KYU will also feature a kiddies pack where they can decorate plant pots and actually pot an herb for their loved ones.
Driftwood Room at Nautilus, a SIXTY Hotel
1825 Collins Avenue Miami Beach, FL 33139
Driftwood Room at Nautilus, a SIXTY Hotel, in South Beach is treating all mothers on Sunday! Mothers can indulge in the Rosé Sunday brunch which includes a menu prepared by Chef Alex Guarnaschelli and Chef de Cuisine Lucas Marino. Guests can enjoy items from the appetizer buffet, the savory carvery and dessert platter in addition to choosing one entrée for $55 per guest. The entrée selections include signature dishes such as the Cuban Benedict, Avocado Toast, Guava & Tamarind BBQ Ribs, Lobster ‘Mac & Cheese’ and Prime Steak Tartare. As a special treat from Driftwood Room, mothers can also enjoy a complimentary glass of rosé!
To make reservations, please call 305.503.5700 or email email@example.com.
Jaya at The Setai
2100 Collins Ave
Jaya at The Setai, Miami Beach is celebrating Mother’s Day with an elaborate and lavish brunch featuring live Jazz music. Jaya will host two seatings at 11:45 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Priced at $115 per adult and $58 per child, guests will indulge in an array of different options and Pan-Asian delicacies, including a rotisserie station with Roasted Strip Loin Au Jus and Caramelized Leg of Lamb; a seafood station with Alaskan King Crabs Legs and Snow Crab Claws; an Indian station featuring Butter Chicken and Fish Curry; and Asian station with Pad Thai Goong Sod, Gaeng Ped Moo (Red Pork Curry), and Chai Kway Teow (fried flat noodles). Patrons can also savor limitless Louis Roederer Champagne and Bloody Mary's. Reservations are recommended. To book your table, please call 855.923.7899 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. All mothers will receive roses and a giftwrapped lemon cake takeaway.
The Sarsaparilla Club
1 18th St, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Top Chef Alum duo, Jeff McInnis and Janine Booth, celebrate mother's with their new, all-day Sunday Brunch. Starting from 11:30 a.m. and lasting until 10 p.m., guests will delight in new brunch dim sum cart items including Oeey Gooey Cinnamon Rolls, Florida Strawberry Panna Cotta, Homemade Sausage Dumplings, and Fried Chicken Steamed Buns. The brunch menu includes salads and sides such as Charred Grapefruit Brulee, Sourdough Toast, Organic Lake Meadow Eggs, and Sticky Pork Belly Bacon. The brunch is topped off with their medium and large plates including Skillet Ricotta Hotcake, Sesame Kumquat Fritters, and Crispy Duck Leg French Toast, and Shrimp and Bacon Stuffed Chicken Wings.
1103 Biscayne Blvd Miami, FL 33132
Enjoy sweeping views of the bay at Verde at the Pérez Art Museum Miami. With special dishes like the Peach Cobbler, Avocado Toast, and Silver Dollar Cornmeal Pancakes, all mothers can enjoy delicious selections from Verde’s brunch menu. In addition to the special dishes and a la carte menu, you can toast to your mother with the limited edition Strawberry Rhubarb Mimosa!
2500 Ponce de Leon Blvd Coral Gables, FL 33134
Much like its sister restaurant, Bulla Gastrobar is giving the same treatment to all mothers this Mother’s Day. All mothers who walk into the Spanish gastrobar will receive a rose and a $20 giftcard to use for a future visit. Treat your mother to Spanish dishes like the Croquetas de Jamon and Arroz Caldoso. Then end the meal by toasting with Bulla’s signature Spanish Margarita! Your mom will second guess her spanish cooking with a restaurant like this one.