The latest update for The Best Mother’s Day Brunch Spots in NJ is written by Lindsay Podolak.
IIf there’s one person in the world who deserves a day of praise, it’s your mother. But in order to squeeze as much gratitude and love into one day as possible, you’re going to have to start early. I’m not talking crack-of-dawn early; I’m talking brunch early. If you’re planning something nice for mom, or if you’re giving mom a choice of where to go, here are the best spots for Mother’s Day brunch.
Featured Restaurants: Click to see our 2019 Featured Mother’s Day Brunches.
| Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill | il Vecchio Cafe | Piazza di Roma | Black Horse Pub | George & Martha’s | Piattino | The Office Tavern Grill | The Office Tavern Grill (Morristown) | The Office Beer Bar & Grill |
Featured Mother’s Day Brunches
Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill Mother’s Day Buffet
Where: 118 US-46, Fairfield, 07004
When: May 12, 11:30 am – 7:45 pm
Details: Don’t miss the Annual Mother’s Day Buffet at Calandra’s Mediterranean Grill! This special event features separate seating times for brunch, lunch and dinner. Brunch begins at 11:30 am; meanwhile, the lunch buffet begins at 2:30 pm. Finally the dinner seating starts at 5:45 pm. See the full menu here.
Price: $55 per adult; $25 kids 4-12; Free for kids under 4
More Info: Click here or call 973-575-6500 to make a reservation.
il Vecchio Cafe Mother’s Day Buffet
Where: 234 Bloomfield Ave, Caldwell, 07006
When: May 12, begins at 11:30 am
Details: il Vecchio Cafe is hosting a Mother’s Day buffet with three separate seating times. First, brunch begins at 11:30 am; then, a lunch seating will start at 2:00 pm. Afterward, the dinner buffet opens up at 4:30 pm. Chef Francesco is preparing a special menu alongside a selection of $7 drinks, including mimosas.
Price: Pricing differs per seating. See menu for details.
More Info: Click here or call 973-226-8889 to make a reservation.
Piazza di Roma’s Mother’s Day Brunch
Where: 1178 HWY 34, Aberdeen NJ
When: May 12, seating from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm.
Details: Piazza di Roma is now accepting reservations! Bring your loved ones to Piazza di Roma in Aberdeen for a delicious Buffet Brunch! Reservations are required. Buffet highlights include cinnamon French toast and red bliss potatoe homefries. An omelette station, carving stations and dessert favorites will also be offered.
Price: $45 per adult; $20 children under 10 (not including tax & gratuity)
More Info: Visit the Piazza di Roma website or call 732-583-3565.
Black Horse Pub Grand Buffet Brunch
Where: 1 W Main St, Mendham, 07945
When: May 12, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Details: Even the pubs are getting into the Mother’s Day spirit! At Black Horse Pub, you’ll find Carving Station with Top Round of Beef and Turkey, Omelet Station, Shrimp Cocktail, House Smoked Salmon, Salads, Artisan breads & more! Both the regular menu and Mother’s Day specials will be available starting at 3:00 pm.
Price: $35 per adult; $16 kids 10 & under
More Info: Visit the Black Horse Pub website or call 973-543-7300.
George & Martha’s American Grille Brunch Buffet
Where: 67-71 Morris St, Morristown, 07960
When: May 12, seating times at 10:00 am, 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm
Details: This holiday, George & Martha’s is hosting both a brunch buffet and special dinner menu. The brunch buffet includes a hot breakfast spread, Orechiette Pasta Salad, Herb Crusted London Broil and more. You won’t want to miss this one. Visit their website for more details about their Mother’s Day dinner menu
Price: $35 per adult, $15 kids 12 and under
More Info: Click here to reserve a table or call 973-267-4700.
Piattino Mother’s Day Brunch
Where: Location #1 – Mendham; Location #2 – Summit
When: May 12, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Details: Mother’s Day brunch at Piattino features two delicious courses. Particularly, there’s an antipasto course with standouts like Roasted Baby Carrots and Burrata Cheese. After that, the main course includes options such as Veal Milanese Style and Asparagus Cacio E Pepe.
Price: A la Carte
More Info: See the menu for their Mendham or Summit locations, or call 973-543-0025 (Mendham) or 908-219-4801 (Summit).
The Office Tavern Grill Brunch Buffet
Where: Location #1 – 32-34 Chestnut St, Ridgewood, 07450 ; Location #2 – 61 Union Pl, Summit, 07901
When: May 12, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Details: The brunch buffet happening at these two locations are identical. It’s also worth noting that if you can’t make it to brunch, their Sunday dinner menu starts at 4:00 pm.
Price: $35 per adult; $15 kids 12 and under
More Info: Visit the Office Tavern Grill website or call 201-652-1070 (Ridgewood) or 908-522-0550 (Summit).
The Office Tavern Grill A la Carte Brunch
Where: 3 South St, Morristown, 07960
When: May 12, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Details: Unlike the Ridgewood and Summit locations, The Office Tavern Grill in Morristown is serving brunch a la carte. The standout dishes here include Five Onion Soup, Ground Duck Burger and Benedict by the Sea. Similarly, though, this location will also be serving a dinner menu from 4:00 pm until closing time.
Price: A la Carte
More Info: Visit the Office Tavern Grill website or call 973-285-0220.
The Office Beer Bar & Grill Brunch Buffet
Where: 619 Bloomfield Ave, Montclair, 07042
When: May 12, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Details: Rounding out the last of The Office locations, this brunch buffet is sure to please. With favorites like omelets, a carving station and pastries, you can’t go wrong here. There will also be an assortment of classic breakfast and lunch options, making this buffet a safe choice. Call ahead to book a table today.
Price: $25 per adult; $12 kids 12 and under
More Info: Visit their website or call 973-783-2929.
Mother’s Day Brunch in North Jersey
Where: 908 Washington Street, Hoboken, 07030
When: May 13, seating from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Details: Amanda’s has been a Hoboken staple for over two decades, and is well known for offering one of the best brunches in town. Located in a converted brownstone, Amanda’s is the perfect place to enjoy a classically cozy meal with family. This Mother’s Day, stop by for a 3-course prix-fixe menu filled with Amanda’s unique take on traditional brunch options. The brunch hours of 10:30 to 2:30 fill up quickly, so be sure to book your table today.
More Info: Visit Visit amandasrestaurant.com or call 201-798-0101.
Where: 1 Alstede Farms Lane, Chester, 07930
Details: For all the mamas with energetic little ones, Alstede Farms is your spot. On May 11 and 12, enjoy a beautiful morning hayride around the grounds before heading into a brunch featuring fresh produce from the farm. And your day doesn’t have to end after brunch. Check out the farm store, ice cream parlor, children’s farm or the wine tasting to top off the Mother’s Day fun!
More Info: Visit alstedefarms.com or call 908-879-7189.
Where: 2 Whippany Road, Morristown, 07960
Details: Bring the whole family along for an unforgettable three course menu as you celebrate mom. Call ahead for reservations to ensure your seat is saved! Adults pay $68 and children dine for $34, with doors opening at noon.
More Info: Visit bluemorel.com or call 973-451-2619.
Mother’s Day Brunch in Central Jersey
The Bernards Inn
Where: 27 Mine Brook Road, Bernardsville, 07924
Details: Why not make it a Mother’s Day weekend? The Bernards Inn offers the opportunity to get away for the night and still enjoy a delicious Mother’s Day Brunch without having to travel any further. Hop from the salad bar to the hot buffet (or opt for the prix fixe menu) with all the energy you saved by not fighting Sunday morning traffic. Or skip the stay, fight the traffic and still enjoy an incredible meal. Either way, you win!
More Info: Visit www.bernardsinn.com or call 908-766-0002.
The Olde Mill Inn
Where: 225 Morristown Road, Basking Ridge, 07920
Details: The Grain House Restaurant at The Olde Mill Inn is pulling no stops this Mother’s Day. The menu here is as expansive as it is elaborate, and I mean that in the best way possible. Vegetable ravioli, butternut squash mac ‘n’ cheese, pad thai, eggs benedict, traditional tea sandwiches, shrimp cocktail; these are just a few of the options available to you at The Olde Mill Inn. But the food is only part of the appeal here; the ambiance at this historical structure is sure to provide the perfect backdrop for your Mother’s Day celebrations.
More Info: Visit www.oldemillinn.com or call 908-696-2335.
Stage House Tavern
Where: 1719 Amwell Road, Somerset, 08873
Details: Looking for a more laid-back Mother’s Day? The Stage House Tavern offers an expansive brunch buffet in a casual setting. Adults will pay $32.95 and children ages 3-12 are just $13.95 for a delicious meal. The menu is still being finalized, so follow the restaurant on Facebook and Instagram for all the latest updates!
More Info: Visit www.stagehousetavern.com or call 732-873-3990.
Mother’s Day Brunch at Jersey Shore
Knob Hill Golf Club
Where: 1 Shinnecock Drive, Manalapan, 07726
Details: If there’s one thing your mom deserves this Mother’s Day, it’s a beautiful view. Enjoy a gourmet brunch, complete with cinnamon sugar french toast, made to order omelettes, ahi tuna, paella and more, at Manalapan’s Knob Hill Golf Club on Sunday, May 13. With the greenery just feet away, it’s the perfect spot to take it easy this Mother’s Day. Reservations are required, so call ahead to book your table.
More Info: Visit www.knobhillgolfclub.com or call 732-792-7722.
McLoone’s Pier House
Where: 1 Ocean Avenue, Long Branch, 07740
Details: Located directly on the beach (and by directly I mean there’s actually sand underneath this restaurant) in Long Branch’s beautiful Pier Village, McLoone’s is known for its versatility. Want a gourmet, 5-star meal for yourself and a grilled cheese for your little one? Perfect, they can do that. This Mother’s Day, McLoone’s is serving up some unique buffet options. They had me at crab cake station, but they will also have a raw bar, an omelet station, waffle station, carving station and an abundance of brunch fixtures set out for the taking. Call to make your reservations today!
More Info: Visit www.mcloonespierhouse.com or call 732-923-1006.
The Spring Lake Manor
Where: 415 Highway 71, Spring Lake, 07762
Details: The Spring Lake Manor is the place to be if you’re looking for a bit of grandeur on your Mother’s Day morning. This expansive venue has large rooms, elegant staircases and, best of all, a waffle station. The waffle station is accompanied by a full buffet, complete with eight chafing dishes, an omelet station, a carving station, a Viennese table and other assorted options. Call today to book your table!
More Info: Visit springlakemanor.com or call 732-449-6630.
Mother’s Day Brunch in South Jersey
Where: 606 Haddonfield Road, Cherry Hill, 08002
Details: This beloved breakfast spot has an extensive menu featuring fresh, local ingredients. Sip on a French press coffee or a drink from the espresso bar. For food, check out the Lemon Blueberry Dream pancakes or the Salted Caramel Waffle, complete with chopped bacon, whipped vanilla mascarpone, brown sugar walnut crumble, caramel drizzle and coarse sea salt. And if you’re one of the first 100 moms to the restaurant you’ll get your very own jumbo Turning Point coffee mug! This sweet giveaway has been a Turning Point tradition for the past ten years, so get there early and don’t miss out.
More Info: Visit theturningpoint.biz or call 856-320-4013.
The Mansion on Main Street
Where: 3000 Main Street, Voorhees, 08043
Details: The Mother’s Day Brunch at The Mansion on Main Street is always a memorable experience; this is due to the elegant ambience, delicious food and quality service. The brunch menu features an omelet station, two carving stations (including Prime rib!), hot entrees and more. However, you’ll want to save room for the best part, dessert! Specialty cakes and cookies, as well as cheesecake and chocolate mousse, are highlights . Reserve your spot today at one of three seating times between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm.
More Info: Visit mansiononmainstreet.com or call 856-751-1717.
The Telford Inn
Where: 145 Bridgeton Pike, Mantua, 08051
When: May 12, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Details: The historic Telford Inn offers a very affordable $19.95 per person brunch buffet every Mother’s Day. You’ll want to reserve a table so you don’t miss out on the standout menu items; for example, the prime rib carving station and the Belgian waffle station with its plethora of toppings. Of course, they will also be serving omelets, pancakes, French toast, bacon, sausage, fresh fruit, pastries and more. If you can’t make it in time for brunch, dinner options are also available from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
More Info: Visit telfordinn.com or call 856-468-0535.
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