What better way to celebrate all that our mothers have done for us then give her a break from the kitchen and let someone else do all the work. We have compiled a list of some of the top brunch destination, from San Diego classics to secret hidden gems, for this Mother’s Day that will be sure to put a smile on every mom’s face! Don’t forget, Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 13, so make sure to book your reservations soon to guarantee the perfect Mother’s Day celebration for those wonderful women in your life!
Hornblower Cruise San Diego Bay
Bring the family together for a relaxing day on the San Diego Bay. Choose from morning brunch, afternoon brunch, both accompanied with live jazz or a romantic evening dinner cruise. There will be delicious food, flowing drinks, and fantastic view…definitely an unforgettable way to spend the day with the ones you love for $65.
Sea World Brunch San Diego
Enjoy your Mother’s Day Brunch, poolside, with the one and only Shamu, on Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Tickets start at $27 for children and $55 for ages 10 and up.
U.S. Grant Hotel Downtown
This historic-chic downtown hotel is offering three mom-oriented dining options, including Mother-Daughter Afternoon Tea in Palm Court, Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet, and Mother’s Day Dining at Grant Grill, the hotel’s signature restaurant and lounge. Seatings available at 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM and 1:30 PM. Adults, $69; seniors, $60; and children, $22.
Join us for a 7 station brunch buffet including Chilaquiles, Waffles, Pork Schitzel with Biscuits & Gravy, and many Breakfast Classics. Keep the kids entertained with a cookie/cupcake decorating station and join Chef Christian for an unforgettable meal fit for a queen. Brunch will be from 9am-2pm. $10 for kids – $30 for adults – $40 w/bottomless mimosas or Kir Royals.
House of Blues Downtown
There’s nothing like a good old fashioned gospel brunch to keep the celebration alive. From 10-1pm, enjoy a live Gospel full choir and band performance and a Southern-inspired all-you-can-eat buffet. This is going to sell out fast so be sure to reserve a spot, tickets are $40 for adults, $18.50 for children 5 – 12, and children under 5 are free.
Hotel Del Coronado
The Del’s Mother’s Day champagne brunch buffet is available in the oceanfront Ballroom and magnificent Crown Room from 9am – 3pm. The elegant buffet will feature an amazing array of culinary delights from our talented chefs, live entertainment and a rose for each mom for t $78.50 for adults, $34 for children ages 6-10 and children 5 and under eat free.
Pacifica Del Mar
Experience stunning oceans views and fresh coastal cuisine priced at $37 for adults, with a separate prix fixe menu for kids at $16. Brunch will be served from 10-2, lunch from 10-4, & dinner from 4-9, giving many opportunities to enjoy fantastic views and a spectacular four course meal.
BALEEN Mission Bay
Toast and dine in the sunshine this year, overlooking the waters of Mission Bay with al fresco dining at the award-winning San Diego waterfront eatery, Baleen. The menu will offer a variety of inspired entrees starting at just $12 at The Paradise Points signature restaurant from 10-3.
BICE Ristorante Gaslamp
BICE will open for brunch at 11:30am. Every guest gets to partake in a decadent dessert bar and endless Bellinis with their order. A prix fixe menu for $39 will be available along with items from their a la carte menu. Kids dine for $19
Finch’s Bistro and Wine Bar La Jolla
Treat mom to a special brunch at Finch’s Bistro and Wine Bar and enjoy the oh so tempting bottomless mimosas, the delectable Bloody Mary Bar and of course, live music. This is the perfect spot to dine if you are searching for a serene, intimate space where you can relax and enjoy some of the best food around.
Humphrey’s Point Loma
This Champagne Buffet Brunch will be offering Modern Global Cuisine at its finest beautiful views of the marina on San Diego Bay. After dinner, dance the night away the adjacent Backstage Music Club to the finest live entertainment San Diego has to offer. $54.95 for adults and $16.95 for children 4-12. Jose Serrano will be playing live from 9-1pm and Tegan Taylor will be following from 1:30-4:30 for your viewing pleasure.
Island Prime Gaslamp
Chef Deborah has put together a very special Mother’s Day 3-course menu with champagne for $49.95 adults, $12.95 kidsserved from 11am to 7pm. Expect an innovative and eclectic style, enhanced by the spectacular panoramic view of San Diego harbor.
Table 926 Pacific Beach
Head to this modern bistro offering a seasonal, farm to plate inspired menu that uses fresh, local ingredients. 10:30am-3:00pm and just $28 per person enjoy a buffet, as well as your choice of entree, $12 bottomless mimosas and a complimentary glass of champagne for mom.
The Melting Pot La Jolla
Who doesn’t love fondue? Join those over at La Jolla’s Melting Pot for a fabulous Mom’s Day Fondue 4-course! From 11am-10pm and a Prix-fixed price of$38-$48/person (depending on choices), indulge in feature drinks, special cheeses, tasty entrees, decadent chocolates…and of course, fondue!