Mother’s Day is that time of the year to shower our Moms with love and scrumptious food with a fun brunch outing at some of Austin’s best restaurants.  There’s no shortage of excellent brunch spots in Austin, but if you want to treat mom with an oustanding meal we’ve selected our favorite spots in the city that will keep a smile on her face on her most cherished day.

Updated May 7th, 2019.

Emmer and Rye BarEmmer & Rye

Take your mom on vacation to Emmer & Rye this Mother‘s DayMay 12, with a special $50 set price Caribbean brunch menu featuring unlimited mimosas, starters, choice of entree, and dessert! Additionally, there will be a kid’s menu offered. Brunch will be offered from 10:00AM to 3:30PM. The restaurant will be closed for dinner.


fonda san miguel beef plateFonda San Miguel

Hacienda brunch buffet isn’t your average brunch. It’s an experience meant to be shared! Offered Sunday mornings from 11-2 p.m. for $38.95 per person, Fonda’s Hacienda brunch buffet is full of classic interior Mexican favorites like Carne Guisada, Cochinita Pibil + more, along with an entire spread of sweet treats.

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The Carillon

Mother’s Day Brunch at The Carillon: Visit The Carillon & enjoy a spread of over 40 items including classic breakfast items, a carving station with Slow Roasted Lamb Shoulder, a cold seafood station and a variety of entrées like the Sous Vide Beef Tenderloin or a Casarecce Pasta with English peas, heirloom tomatoes, basil from The Carillon’s garden, carrots, and parmesan. End brunch on a sweet note with 16 different dessert options for Mom to enjoy. Complimentary self-parking is available in the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center parking garage. The full menu can be found here.


Photo by austinpixels.comSwift’s Attic

Moms visiting Swift’s will be treated with a free mimosa while they enjoy brunch favorites like breakfast chilaquiles, chicken fried hanger steak featuring biscuits, sausage gravy, kale & bacon vinaigrette, and a sunny side up egg; and Chef’s take on Seoul food dish that includes grilled shrimp, Korean BBQ butter, kimchi grits, radish, cilantro, and poached eggs, along with other brunch favorites. Photo by Jesse Drohen @ austinpixels.com.

strawberry Margarita - Gueros

Güero‘s Taco Bar

This Mother’s Day, visit Güero’s Taco Bar for all-day Mother’s Day breakfast and a complimentary flower for mom while supplies last! Güero‘s is open 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday.


Juniper BrunchJuniper  

Juniper will be bringing back its popular brunch with a menu of dishes celebrating Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 12.  Available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the prix fixe menu offers three courses, including an added value option to “ball out” or “Treat Yo’ Self” in each. Guests can get started with a selection of classic salads like the Little Lettuces or Beet Salad, followed by the next course of choosing two cicchetti, with options including the Puffy Potatoes, avocado bruschetta, or grilled and chilled shrimp with green garlic. Those looking to “ball out” can opt for Mandy’s Cadillac Pancakes, with white sturgeon caviar and créme fraiche hollandaise. Main course choices include the Breakfast Gnocchi with Italian sausage, poached egg, and maple syrup, the Uncle Nicky’s Slammer with eggs, choice of sausage or bacon, toast and roast potatoes, and more, including the “Treat Yo’ Self” option of 44 Farms Tenderloin Steak and Eggs. Reservations for Mother’s Day brunch are $45 per person and now available on OpenTable.

hideaway kitchen

Hideaway Kitchen

Hideaway Kitchen + Bar will serve a special Mothers Day buffet from 10am – 3pm for $35.  The menu includes items like Bagel Chips and Smoked Salmon Salad, Brown Sugar Peach Stuffed French Toast, Chicken and Waffles with Cane Syrup Honey Butter, Coffee Crusted Prime Rib with Red Eye Gravy and also Blackened Black Drum with Mango Pico de Gallo.


Second Bar Kitchen Happy HourSecond Bar + Kitchen Domain NORTHSIDE

Mother’s Day Brunch at SBK Domain NORTHSIDE: Treat mom to a delectable Mother’s Day brunch and buffet at Second Bar + Kitchen Domain NORTHSIDE. Indulge in starters including grilled + chilled coconut shrimp and pimento cheese deviled eggs; family-style plates; roasted spring lamb t-bone station; bar buffet; and sweet dessert bites. Second Bar + Kitchen Domain  NORTHSIDE’s Mother’s Day Brunch is $55 for adults and $22.50 for children.  For reservations call 737.300.4800 or visit sbkdomain.com.

Second Bar + Kitchen Downtown

Mother’s Day Brunch + Mother’s Night Out: Second Bar + Kitchen downtown is giving mom two specials on Mother’s Day. Treat mom to brunch with a couple off-menu items includingGreen Eggs + Ham, Executive Chef Stephanie Wyatt’s version of eggs benedict with poached eggs, prosciutto, asparagus, and tarragon hollandaise with a caramelized onion, mushroom, and Gruyere Quiche.  From 4 p.m. until close, the restaurant will offer “Mother’s Night Out” and much-deserved R&R featuring $10 bottles of sparkling rosé or prosecco + half-price snacks.  Brunch starts at 11 a.m. | “Mother’s Night Out” starts at 4 p.m.


Olive and June PatioOlive + June

Make a reservation for brunch at Olive & June for Mother’s Day, May 12th! With an emphasis on handmade pasta made in house, daily and a diverse selection of Italian wine, Amari, and Grappa in Austin, what better place to toast to Mom celebrating the cuisine and culture of Southern Italy with family and loved ones! Featuring kids options for children under 12 and complimentary mimosas for Mom. Brunch will be served 10:00am – 2:00pm Kids option available for children under 12.  $38 per person + tax & gratuity. For more information, visit http://oliveandjune-austin.com/.


Mattie's

Mattie’s

Mother’s Day brunch at Green Pastures: Join the regal peacocks at Green Pastures for Mattie’s Mother’s Day brunch. Complete with a raw bar, carving station with prime rib, and dishes like a brisket hashchile rubbed salmon, and eggs benedict served on Mattie’s signature biscuits.  Brunch will be served from 11am to 2pm for $85 for adults, $40 for children ages 6-12 and free for kids 5 and under.  For reservations call 512.444.1888 or visit mattiesaustin.com to book via Resy.


Geraldine's Assorted breads with cultured butter

Geraldine’s

Jazz it Up for Mom: Get Jazzy this Mother’s Day with Geraldine’s Sunday Jazz Brunch, complete with live local music by Sarah Arenella. Treat mom to delicious soul-inspired dishes like the Crab Toast, the Chicken and Waffles, or the Short Rib Quesadilla. Top it off with a celebratory brunch cocktail like the Brewed Looks Like a Latte crafted with Nine Banded Whiskey, macadamia nut liqueur, crème de menthe, chameleon cold brew, bitters and orange zest. Moms who dine at the rooftop restaurant will also be welcomed with a flower on their special day.


Marker 10 Patio - Hyatt Regency AustinHyatt Regency Austin

Hyatt Regency Austin’s lakeside brunch will feature fresh seafood with everything from cocktail tiger shrimp and crab claws to Ikura caviar and white wine-poached salmon; a carving station with dijonnaise panko-crusted New York strip and herb-seared halibut; composed salads with balsamic-marinated button mushrooms and a ciliegine mozzarella and teardrop tomato salad with fig balsamic drizzle; breakfast favorites including a made-to-order omelet bar, house-made pastries, and a “Pancake Pantry” where guests can choose from a variety of pancake toppings and fillers. Guests can also enjoy several dessert options including Oreo cake balls, blueberry shortcake shooters, mini red velvet cupcakes, and more.  A selection of mimosas and Bloody Marys will be available for $8 each.  Mother’s Day brunch will also include live music from Marshall/Landers. The meal will take place on Sunday, May 12 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.  It is $50 for adults, $25 for children, and free for children four years old and younger.  Reservations are required and can be made by calling (512) 477-1234 ext. 54.


Hyatt Regency Lost Pines ResortHyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort

Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort & Spa will host its Mother’s Day brunch on Sunday, May 12 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.  It will include everything from cast-iron cinnamon rolls and made-to-order vanilla-battered French toast, to a variety of salad options, fresh seafood, a carving station, and a variety of entrees and sides including seared chicken breast and truffle and parmesan macaroni and cheese.  The meal will also provide a “Little Tikes” station with dining options for children and several desserts including the resort’s signature chocolate fountain.


Perry's Steakhouse PorkchopPerry’s Steakhouse & Grille Downtown 

A Feast Fit for a Queen: On May 12, Perry’s will open early at 11 a.m., serving guests an all-day dinner menu, three cocktail specials, an off-the-menu feature, the restaurant’s traditional Sunday Supper Special and its Social Hour specials on select cocktails, beer, wine and bar bites.  The Off-the-menu Shrimp & Grits features Anson Mills stone ground gruyere cheese grits with jumbo shrimp, andouille sausage and mushroom pan gravy topped with crimini mushrooms and herbs; available all day for $32.95.  Specialty cocktails are available 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., including a Bloody Mary, Mimosa and Brandy Milk Punch for $6.95 each.


Le Politique

Le Politique

For those looking to put a French twist on Mother’s Day, Le Politique will feature a blueberries and cream tart special alongside its regular brunch service. Available from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Le Politique’s brunch menu features French classics such as the Bénédicte, made with Parisian ham, poached eggs and tomato marmalade on top of an English muffin, and the Galette Norvégienne made with smoked salmon, spinach and a sunny egg wrapped in an ale and buckwheat crêpe.


Ciclo  

Cheers to Mom at Ciclo: Pamper mom this year with Mother’s Day Brunch at Ciclo, featuring traditional breakfast favorites, a carving station, fresh seafood and a dessert bar.  Also enjoy $1 mimosas and Bloody Mary’s! Brunch is $90 per adult and $45 per child 12 and under.  For reservations call 512.685.8300 or book on their website.


Sway Fried Chicken + Waffles

Sway Thai

In addition to their full brunch menu, Sway will also run a special brunch dish for Mother’s Day at all three locations on Sunday (5/12) from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Sway will also serve the Shetland Isle Salmon ($28) as the special Mother’s Day Brunch dish, which is miso honey glazed shetland island salmon, chilled soba noodles, ginger + yuzu.


La Condesa 2

La Condesa

This Mother’s Day, La Condesa is featuring four specials alongside its regular brunch menu. Enjoy fresh, modern Mexican plates such as the Tostada, Blue Corn Quesadilla, The Chicarrón made with pork crackling, black beans, fried egg and finished with salsa tomatillo, and the Barbacoa. Don’t forget to complete brunch with one of La Condesa’s tasty cocktails.


cover 3 mother's dayCOVER 3

This Mother‘s Day COVER 3 will be offering every mother a complimentary Blooms and Bubbles Bar at their brunch service that day, which runs from 10am to 3pm. The Bubbles Bar is a standalone station featuring 4 make-your-own mimosa options with cranberry, orange, grapefruit, peach nectar and pomegranate flavors as well as fresh fruit and juices.  Reservations are being accepted now, and guests are encouraged to call their preferred COVER 3 location in advance to set up a reservation.

Goodall's KitchenGoodall’s Kitchen at Hotel Ella

Say thanks to mom with brunch at Goodall’s Kitchen. Available from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Goodall’s brunch menu features classics like deviled eggs, ricotta hotcakes and a crab benedict. Every mom gets a complimentary mimosa and the option to get a manicure by Austin-based Cute Nail Studio. Free manicures are available from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on a first come, first-serve basis. Reservations can be made online.


Brunch Cocktails - Stephen F. Austin HotelIntercontinental Stephen F. Austin Hotel

The Intercontinental Stephen F. Austin Hotel is offering the perfect way to celebrate right here in Austin, TX. Stephen F. Austin’s Terrace Bar will be offering a complimentary cocktail for moms — their signature and fittingly named Ladybird Martini — as well as holding a raffle to receive a one-night stay at the hotel.  Located in the heart of Downtown, Stephen F.’s Bar and Terrace has one of the best patios in town, complete with refreshing cocktails, bites and the most incredible view of Congress Avenue, the State Capitol, and the historic Paramount Theatre. It’s the perfect setting for Mom and the rest of the family.


Central StandardCentral Standard

Head to Central Standard where Chef Casey Wilcox and his team will be serving Mother‘s Day specials alongside the regular brunch and dinner menu and offering temporary MOM tattoos all day long.  (photo credit: Travis Hallmark).


Punch Bowl Social BrunchPunch Bowl Social

unch Bowl Social’s super decadent, made-from-scratch Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet is sure to impress with an Omelette Station, Taco Station, and Salad Station, plus fruit platters, Mini Alabama Sliders, Biscuit Mushroom Gravy, eggs, bacon, sausages and a selection of cheesecake and pastries. Continue the fun while working off those carbs with Skee-Ball, bowling, ping-pong and numerous other social activities.  Brunch Buffet runs 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and costs $25 for adults and $12 for kids 12 and under. Kids five and under eat free. Reservations highly recommended by calling (512) 368-9070.


TLC Seafood BoilTLC

If you’re looking for a fun, casual place to take mom this Mother’s Day, TLC is the place!  They’re hosting brunch on May 12th,10-3pm with live music and fun food that will please the young and the young at heart in any group!  The brunch menu includes a French toast bar, a build your own avocado toast bar, shrimp and grits bar, prime rib carving station and a bacon flight bar.  Brunch is $30 for Adults and $12 for Kids, with no tickets required.

Olamaie BiscuitsOlamaie

In celebration of Mother‘s Day on Sunday, May 12, Olamaie will be offering specialty boxes of 6 or 12 biscuits with house-made jam, pimento cheese, and honey butter. They will be available for pre-order through biscuits@olamaieaustin.com and pickup can be scheduled at any point between 10am and 6pm on the preceding Friday, May 10, Saturday, May 11, or day-of on Sunday. 
The biscuits will be priced at $40 for 1/2 dozen or $55 for a dozen inclusive of all three spreads. The last day to order will be Wednesday, May 8. Additionally, Olamaie will be open for dinner that evening starting at 5:00pm.

Bakery LorraineBakery Lorraine

In honor of Mother’s Day, Bakery Lorraine will have the Raspberry Rose Japonaise for while supplies last. Mom’s will be able to indulge in a sweet treat while their loved ones enjoy the spring weather and the updated savory menu at Bakery Lorraine.


Truluck's mother's day cocktailTruluck’s

This Mother’s DayTruluck’s Seafood, Steak, and Crab House invites families to treat mom to a celebration of family and fine-dining, complete with mouthwatering, Southern-inspired cuisine, limited-time brunch offerings, stand-out libations, special gifts for mom, and more.  Truluck’s Arboretum and Downtown will open early on Sunday, May 12, to accommodate families’ holiday dining preferences. Along with the complete dinner menu, featuring the restaurants’ signature Florida Stone Crab served fresh from trap to table within hours.  Dining mothers will also receive a complimentary Gerbera Daisy plant and a surprise-and-delight gift from jewelry designer Kendra Scott.  The restaurant’s mixologists have created an exclusive, mom-inspired specialty cocktail, “The Matriach” for the occasion.


max's wine dive - chicken and wafflesMax’s Wine Dive

Fried chicken and champagne, why the hell not?! Indulge in everyday decadence at Max’s Wine Dive and celebrate Mom all weekend with Austin’s best brunch.  Stop in for Max’s Mother’s Day brunch and receive a complimentary glass of bubbly to celebrate Mom this Mother’s Day weekend! Brunch menu available 10 a.m.–3 p.m. at the Austin location.

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