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 classy brunch we’ve selected our favorite spots that will put a big smile on her face on her most cherished day.
Updated May 7th, 2019.
Emmer & Rye
Take your mom on vacation to Emmer & Rye this Mother‘s Day, May 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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/.
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 hash, chile 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.
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.
Hyatt 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. Reservations are required and can be made by calling (512) 477-1234 ext. 54.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This Mother’s Day, Truluck’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.
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.