Mother's Day Brunch/Dinner Roundup 2012
Moms like brunch.
Sunday, May 13, is Mother's Day -- which means it's time to show Mom how much you love and adore her. Why not show her you care by taking her out to a nice brunch?
Brunch a little too early for ya? That's cool, moms also love dinner!
Here's a list of restaurants around town that will be rolling out the red carpet (and the mimosas) for Mother's Day.
Ocean Prime -- Ocean Prime will open early for Mother's Day Brunch at 11 a.m. Menu to include short rib hash, king crab Benedict, fish and steak entrees, and supper club sides including lobster mashed and truffle mac and cheese. Prices vary. 480-347-1313
Mastro's Steakhouse -- A special three-course brunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., which will feature king crab or lobster omelets, prime rib, Belgian waflles, and a Bloody Mary bar. $55 per person, $75 if you choose to indulge in the Bloody Mary bar. Kid's brunch will be offered for $20 per child. (480) 585-9500
Scottsdale Plaza Resort -- Buffet-style champagne brunch from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. featuring New York steaks, omelets, a pasta station, fresh fruits and veggies, pan roasted swordfish and more. $43 for adults. $22 for 13 - 18 years. $15 for children ages 6 to 12. Free for children 5 and under. Prices do not include tax or gratuity. Advanced reservations are required. 480-951-5170
Province at the Westin -- A la carte brunch will be served from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Choose from ham & eggs, pancakes, waffles, breakfast tacos or pick one of 252 benedict combinations for $20. Prices vary. Full menu here. 602-429-3600
Roaring Fork -- Brunch by Executive Chef Bryan Hulihee beginning at 10 a.m. Call for details. 480-947-0795
The Latilla Restaurant -- Brunch by Executive Chef Michel Pieton starting at 11 a.m. featuring an omelet bar, carving stations, seafood, and desserts. $75 ++ per person. Children 6 to 12, $28, children 5 and under eat free. Reservations are required. 480-488-7317
Wrigley Mansion -- Brunch featuring a large array of fresh fruit, cheeses, salads, desserts and more. Seating times are 10 a.m.,12:30 p.m, and 3 p.m. $75 per person, $37.50 for kids. Reservations are required. 602-955-4079
Ko' Sin at the Sheraton Wild Horse Pass -- Four-course brunch complete with amuse and dessert buffet and a special kids buffet. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. $60 per person, $25 for the kids buffet. Reservations recommended. 602-225-0100
Z'Tejas -- Mom can enjoy tasty brunch items like Huevos Divoriados, sweet shrimp omelets, biscuits and gravy, and stuffed French toast at all four Valley Z' Tejas locations (Chandler opens at 9 a.m., Tempe at 11 a.m., Scottsdale and Phoenix at 10 a.m.). To go with brunch, mom will receive a free family photo and a free dessert to share with her loving family. Prices vary. Reservations recommended but not required. 480-893-7550
Tanzy -- Mediterranean-inspired brunch from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. which will include pastas, carved meats, an omelet bar, and bottomless mimosas. $50 ++ per adult, $20 for kids 7 to 12, and kids under 6 eat free. 480-483-3255
BRIO Tuscan Grill -- Brunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will feature sausage Florentine crepes, Eggs Oscar, and white chocolate French toast. Prices range from $12 - $15 per plates. 480-607-1100
Rico's American Grill -- Family-friendly brunch buffet served from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. featuring carving stations, seasonal veggies, pancakes, French toast, made-to-order omelets, fresh fruit, and plenty of sweets. $49 ++ per person, $24 for kids 10 and under. Reservations recommended. 602-997-5850
Different Pointe of View -- Brunch will be served from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will included plenty of lobster bisque. Also carving stations with succulent prime rib, crispy waffles, fresh seafood, and sweet desserts. $60 ++ per person, $30 ++ for kids 10 and under. Reservations required. 602-997-2626 Pointe in Tyme -- A traditional Mother's Day brunch menu will be served from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Enjoy favorites such as herb-roasted chicken, grilled lamb chops, eggs benedict, omelets, waffles, fruit, and desserts. $47.95 per person, $38.95 for kids 10 and under. 602-997-2626 The Stockyards -- The historic restaurant will be serving their full menu but has added a unique Mother's Day special -- the Gold Coast Seafood Gratin Entree: lobster, shrimp and scallops in a garlic cream sauce served with garlic toast points for $35 which includes a traditional relish tray, a piping hot basket of poblano cornbread muffins and baking soda biscuits served with prickly pear honey butter, choice of House Salad or Soup of the Day, a Potato or Rice Pilaf. Mom will also receive a decadent Dark Chocolate Truffle Pop to take home with her for dessert. 602-273-7378
Meritage Steakhouse -- A four-course Mother's Day dinner starting with sweet pea or loaded potato soup, Meritage salad, herb-crusted rack of lamb, prime rib, filet mignon, or seabass, plus a special dessert will be served from 3 to 9 p.m. $55 per person, $27.50 for kids under the age of 12. 480-293-3988
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