This Sunday, May 13 is Mother’s Day, and if you just read that and panicked, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Skip the Hallmark cards and flowers and get your booze and brunch on with mom at one of these five L.A. restaurants.
The Beverly Center newest restaurant, Farmhouse is celebrating its first Mother’s Day with a special brunch with executive farmer Nathan Peitso. The unique seed-to-plate concept is offering a $45 three-course prix fixe menu ($25 for kids) with dishes including Radicchio and Chicory Salad, Fine Herbs and Goat Cheese Omelette, Eggs Benedict, Breakfast Pizza and Rhubarb Clafoutis. For drinks, order one of their fresh signature cocktails such as the Thai Basil made with mezcal, Thai basil, poblano and Fresno chili or the Lavender made with vodka, aloe, lavender and lemon.
Beverly Center, 8500 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, @thefarmhousela
When you think of Mother’s Day, a steakhouse may not come to mind but BOA is hosting a fun Sunday brunch from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.. Guests will enjoy a wide selection of brunch choices including a full seafood bar, 40-day dry aged carving station, custom egg bar, L.A. street food station and classic brunch buffet favorites. In addition, all mothers will receive complimentary champagne and a Bloody Mary cart will be provided. $60 per adult, $25 per child, A regular menu will also be available upon request.
9200 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, Boasteak.com, @boasteakhouse
The Highlight Room
Looking for brunch with a bird’s eye view? Head to The Highlight Room atop the Dream Hollywood for a glamorous rooftop celebration from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Try out their new menu offerings such as the Grilled Prawns Salad, Wild Salmon, or Bone-in Rib Eye and split a pitcher of Watermelon Mint Lemonade with mom made with Absolut Elyx Vodka, cold-pressed watermelon, lemon juice and mint. After brunch, stick around and hang out poolside.
6417 Selma Ave., Hollywood, Thehighlightroom.com, @thehighlightroom
Tallula’s is opening early at 11 a.m. Sunday for a very special brunch to celebrate Mother’s Day. This is the first time the team is offering brunch, so bring your family and enjoy new dishes and drinks like Organic Turkey Chilaquiles, Creamy Eggs and Chorizo, Grass-Fed Hanger Steak and Eggs, Blood Orange Mimosas and more.
118 Entrada Dr., Santa Monica, Tallulasrestaurant.com, @tallulasrestaurant
Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills
Starting at noon, Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills is welcoming moms from the 90210 and beyond for a decadent, specially created prix-fixe brunch. Menu highlights include tomato, prosciutto, basil and mozzarella quiche, assorted bagel bar with various spreads, lox and toppings, basil crusted halibut, our famous chocolate fountain and much more. Brunch is $65 per person with a $25 bottomless mimosa add-on option.
8555 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, Sofitel.com, @sofitellosangeles