Mother’s Day 2014: Reservation Time!

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 11, 2014. If you’re still undecided on where to take Mom, check out our list—but be sure to make a reservation soon. Enjoy! 

Atlantic City

The Iron Room at the AC Bottle Company will have traditional a la carte brunch items with Chef Kevin’s signature twist, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Every mom at the table will receive a complimentary glass of sparkling rosé. Call (609) 348-6400 for reservations. 648 N. Albany Avenue, Atlantic City.

Beach Haven

The Gables will be serving  from 11:00 am – 7:00 pm a special menu featuring 4 courses, with 3 choices of entrée $48 per person. Children’s Menu Available. Call (609) 492-3553212 Centre Street Beach Haven, NJ 08008  


The Orange Squirrel offers a Mother’s Day brunch with three seatings, at 11 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2p.m. Adults are $35 and children are $30. The price includes a main dish, dessert and one complimentary cocktail or beverage. Click here for the full menu. Call (973) 337-6421 for reservations. 412 Bloomfield Avenue, Bloomfield.


Terre à Terre‘s Mother’s Day brunch will run from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and their menu will be available with specials from featured farms, including steak from Stony Mountain Ranch and lamb chops from Elysian Fields. Call (201) 507-0500 for reservations. 312 Hackensack Street, Carlstadt.


HAVEN Riverfront Restaurant and Bar hosts Mother’s Day brunch from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The gourmet meal will include a carving station, raw bar and dessert station, as well as entrees like eggs benedict, peeled shrimps, roasted salmon and apple cider brined pork tenderloin. Cost is $40 per person or $50 with the addition of two mimosas, two bellinis or two bloody Marys. Call (201) 943-1900 for reservations. 45 River Rd., Edgewater.


Cielo Restaurant is celebrating Mother’s Day from 3 to 9 p.m. Their a la carte menu will feature starters like inside out meatballs, pear salad and shrimp arrabiatta and entrees like pappardelle with short rib ragu and Atlantic halibut. Call (973) 808-1414 for reservations. 168 Passaic Avenue, Fairfield.


Crystal Springs Resort hosts multiple Mother’s Day brunch events at its various restaurants. All of the details, including time, prices and menus, can be viewed here. Call (973) 827-5996 ext. 3 for reservations. 1 Wild Turkey Road, Hamburg.


Anthony David’s has sidewalk seating and will serve its regular menu this Mother’s Day. A prix fixe menu is available, and brunch is $22.95 per person. Call (201) 222-8399 for reservations. 953 Bloomfield Street, Hoboken.

Bin 14 will also offer a prix fixe menu, and Mother’s Day brunch is $22.95 per person. Call (201) 963-9463 for reservations. 1314 Washington Street, Hoboken.


Red Knot Restaurant at Galloping Hill hosts a three-course, prix fixe menu this Mother’s Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Adults are $48 plus tax and 20% gratuity. Kids are $15. Call (908) 686-1556 for reservations. 3 Golf Drive, Kenilworth.


Restaurant Lorena‘s Mother’s Day brunch will be a three-course prix fixe menu for $85 per person, tax and gratuity not included. Call (973) 763-4460 for reservations. 168 Maplewood Avenue, Maplewood.


Escape Montclair holds its Mother’s Day brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. as well as a three-course dinner from 4:30 to 8 p.m. The brunch will be $32 per person, and the dinner, featuring starters like pork belly and entrees like roasted local beef, will be $59. Call (973) 744-0712 for reservations. 345 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair.

Fricassee hosts its Mother’s Day meal from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m., and they will serve their regular dinner menu augmented with various specials. Call (973) 744-2191 for reservations. 6 Park St, Montclair.


Blue Morel will offer a menu of spring flavors from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. this Mother’s Day, including signature dishes from Executive Chef Kevin Takafuji and Culinary Director Thomas Ciszak. The three-course menu is $59 for adults and $29 for children 12 and under. Call (973) 451-2619 for reservations. 2 Whippany Road, Morristown.


Chakra will serve its Mother’s Day menu from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Chef Thomas Ciszak prepare some of his favorite dishes, many of them featuring spring ingredients such as ramps, white and green asparagus. The three-course menu, which will cost $58 per person, features multiple options for each course. Chakra is also offering Mother’s Day drink specials, including house-made sangria at $12 a glass or $28 for a 1 liter pitcher, and all wines by the bottle are 10 percent off. Call (201) 556-1530 for reservations. 144 W. State Route 4, Paramus.


Morris Tap & Grill will have a breakfast bar and omelet station from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. this Mother’s Day, as well as a dinner bar and pasta bar from 3 p.m. to closing. The cost is $37 for adults and $15 for children 11 and under. The restaurant will be offering a $15 unlimited bloody Mary, sangria and mimosas special. Call (973) 891-1776 for reservations. 500 Route 10 West, Randolph.


Café Matisse will open at 4 p.m. with a Mother’s Day tasting menu. Options include three-, four- or five-course meals, priced at $68, $88 and $108 respectively. Call (201) 935-2995 for reservations. 167 Park Avenue, Rutherford.

Whitehouse Station

The Ryland Inn hosts in its ballroom for Mother’s Day from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Cost is $65 for adults and $29 for children 13 and under. Call (908) 534-4011 for reservations. 115 Old Highway 28, Whitehouse Station.