Mother’s Day Brunch & Dinner Spots In NJ

May 12th is Mother’s Day – have you made plans for the special moms in your lives? Here’s a compilation of some of our Biters’ recommendations for Mother’s Day brunch and dinner across the Garden State.

Amanda’s, Hudson County

BRUNCH – 10:30AM – 1:00PM: $35 for three-course, prix-fixe menu + tax, gratuity & beverages.

DINNER – 3:00PM – 7:00PM: $49.50 for three-course prix-fixe menu + tax, gratuity & beverages.

908 Washington Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030.  201-798-0101.

Submitted by Veronique Deblois

Bibi’z Restaurant | Lounge, Bergen County

Bibi’z in Westwood is hosting its annual Mother’s Day brunch, Sunday May 12th from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm and a fixed price dinner from 5:00 -7:00 pm.  Beloved for its Mediterranean fare, Bibi’z is offering brunch with a carving of lamb and turkey, a pasta station, made to order eggs,  a selection of salads, appetizers, specialty dishes, a variety of house-made desserts, and unlimited Mimosas and Bloody Mary’s.   Brunch will be $35 for adults and $15 for children.  Dinner will be a fixed price of $30 per person.  There will be outdoor seating available on the patio.  Bibi’z, which combines an edgy, refined decor with warmth exuded by co-owner Ida Assaf, who visits each table, is a fine choice for families with children in tow along with mature couples who are empty nesters.  Service is polished and food is locally sourced and organic when possible.

284 Center Ave, Westwood, NJ, 201-722-8600

Submitted by Heidi Raker, Bergen County Editor

Bin 14, Hudson County

Offering a “make your own Mimosa” Bar $8 with fresh fruits/juices.

1314 Washington Street, Hoboken, NJ.  201-963- 9463.

Submitted by Veronique Deblois

Café Panache, Bergen County

In addition to its normal menu, Café Panache will be offering lobster, wild salmon and soft shell crab specials on Mother’s Day.

130 East Main Street, Ramsey, NJ 07446. (201) 934-0030.

Submitted by Veronique Deblois

Chakra Restaurant, Bergen County

1PM to 8PM – Three-Course Prix-Fixe $54 Per Person plus tax and gratuity.

144 W. State Rt. 4, Paramus, NJ  07652. 201-556-1530.

Submitted by Veronique Deblois

Escape Montclair

This newly-opened restaurant will serve a 3-course, pork-filled brunch from 11:30AM to 3:00PM. Cost is $35 per person.

345 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair, NJ.  973-744-0712.

Submitted by Veronique Deblois

Pairings Palate + Plate, Union County

The restaurant that celebrates togetherness is offering up a special Mother’s Day brunch menu from 10 2 p.m.  The menu includes omelets, steak and eggs benedict, strawberry stuffed french toast, crab cake sliders, and cheddar potato pancakes.  All of the food is made from scratch because doesn’t Mom deserve the very best?

1 S Ave E, Cranford (908) 276-4026

Submitted by Michelle Stavrou, Union County Editor

Restaurant Latour at Crystal Springs, Sussex County

2pm-7pm – Grand Cascades Lodge:  Special 5-Course Menu (French American Cuisine) $95++ Per Person; $130++ Per Person Paired With Wine.

One Wild Turkey Way, Hardyston, NJ 07419. 973.827.5996, Ext. 3.

Submitted by Veronique Deblois

RARE The Steakhouse, Passaic County

Will be serving its a la carte menu from 1pm to 6:30pm.

440 Main Street, Little Falls, NJ.  973-256-6699.

Submitted by Veronique Deblois

Tavro13,  Salem County

Mothers’ Day Brunch from Noon – 2:00 p.m. featuring entertainment by Hotsy Totsy singing three-part-harmony with retro flair. The hardest thing Mom will have to do on her special day is choose from among all the amazing offerings on Tavro13’s seasonally inspired menu.

Enjoy a three-course brunch starting with bottomless Bloody Marys and Mimosas. For more information and for descriptions of all the mouth-watering options prepared by renowned chef Terence Feury visit their website.

1301 Kings Highway, Swedesboro  856-467-8413,

Submitted by Kerry Brown

The Dining Room at Anthony David’s, Hudson County

Brunch:  $22.95 includes fruit & donuts, entree, & coffee/tea.

111 Tenth Street, Hoboken, NJ.  201-222-8359.

Submitted by Veronique Deblois

The Gables, Ocean County

11 am – 7:00 pm Special menu featuring 4 courses with 3 choices of entrée. $48 per person Children’s Menu Available. Reservations Suggested. If you are unable to celebrate with Mom on Mother’s Day, Gables’ Gift Certificates Are Available by Phone or Online.  

212 Centre Street Beach Haven, NJ 609.492.3553

The Orange Squirrel, Essex County

Mother’s Day Brunch with 3 seatings at 11am, 12:30pm and 2pm.  Brunch includes choice of a main dish, a dessert and one complimentary cocktail or beverage for $35/adult or $30/child.

412 Bloomfield Avenue, Bloomfield, NJ.  973-337-6421.

Submitted by Veronique Deblois

Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino, Atlantic County

Looking for a little excitement this Mother’s Day? Get your groove on and stay in AC at one of the exciting hotel casinos starting on Saturday to make it a Weekend Mom’s Day with style and get tickets to the Atlantic City Mother’s Day Music Festival at the Historic Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. This year’s line-up features El Debarge, Freddie Jackson, Jaheim, and Charlie Wilson. Showtime: 7:30pm. Ticket Cost: $55. Call 1-866-881-2999 for more info. and tickets.

And if you want the party to continue there is the Mother’s Day After Party at Trump at 11pm  in the Imperial Ballroom hosted by Lady B and Parry P with DJ’s Gary O/ Cory DST and Touch Tone. Must be 21 years or older. $25 per person.

Trump Plaza continues the music on Sunday with their Jazz Brunch located on the 6th floor with an all you can eat buffet with all the delicious traditional breakfast and brunch items and drinks from 11am to 2pm (last seating at 1:30pm) Enjoy a live jazz band while you dine. $40 per person.

2500 Boardwalk, 609-441-6000 for info.

Submitted by Michele Errichetti, AC Editor