Mama Said: “Take Me Out!”–Where to Sunday Brunch This Mother’s Day


Bar Blanc’s brunch menu is available from 12-3 pm, but you and mom can also opt for a $47 three-course prix fixe featuring lobster bisque with creme fraiche and poached shrimp and basil and rabbit Bolognese pasta.

Brunch at Las Ramblas will involve a selection of authentic Spanish tapas, and all moms will get a complimentary glass of cava and homemade cookies to take home from One Sharp Cookie in Brooklyn.

JoeDoe will have its I Heart Mom braised beef heart on the menu. The evening menu will feature “The Irish Lady’s Pasta Dinner,” inspired by chef Joe Dobias’ own mother.

Olana is serving up its staff’s mom’s best dishes, such as pastry chef Katie Rosenhouse’s mom’s Steel Cut Oatmeal, and Buttermilk Pancakes with honey-whipped butter just like sous chef Nick Cataldo’s mom used to make.

Daniel Boulud is offering moms a free copy of his book, Cooking with Daniel Boulud, with a meal at Bar Boulud, Cafe Boulud and DB Bistro, along with special Mother’s Day brunch and dinner menus.