Mother's Day Events & Brunches in Monterey County

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Score some points with Mom this Mother's Day and pamper her in Monterey County. Perhaps some shopping, spa treatments or a Mother's Day brunch? Here's our round-up of some of the best Mother's Day brunches offered Sunday, May 14, 2017. Please note that prices do not include sales tax or gratuity.


Carmel Mission Ranch celebrates dear Mom with one of their stellar Sunday brunches! There will be a carving station, a hot station, fruits, salads and lots of desserts. The buffet is $56 for adults and $25 for kids and is served from 10am-2pm. Call (831) 625-9040 for reservations.

The Hyatt Carmel Highlands hosts a Mother's Day Brunch Buffet from 10am-2:30pm. The buffet includes an omelet station, grilled sea bass, beef prime rib, a variety of desserts and more. The buffet is $85 for adults and $40 for children ages 12 and under Call 831-622-5445 to reserve.

Carmel Valley

Carmel Valley's Bernardus Lodge will feature a Mother's Day Brunch showcasing local organic vegetables, naturally raised meats and farmhouse cheeses. The buffet is $85 for adults (13 and up), $32 for children (five to 12) and free for children under 5. Brunch will be served from 11am-3:30pm. Call 888-648-9463 to reserve.


Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa has an ocean view Mother's Day Buffet from 10am-3pm in the Monterey Bay Ballroom. Highlights from the menu include oysters, Belgian waffles, New York strip loin, brown sugar glazed ham, delicious desserts and much more. The buffet is $64 for adults, $28 for children ages 6-11 and free for children 5 and under. Call 831-646-1700 for reservations.

The Portola Hotel and Spa celebrates Mom with a delectable Mother's Day Brunch which includes a carving station, a seafood display, a dessert station and much more. Brunch runs 10am-2pm and is $46.95 for adults, $36.95 for seniors and $19.95 for children ages 6-12 and free for children 5 and under. Call 831-649-7874 for reservations.

Savor a delicious breakfast at Estéban Restaurant with the entire family, featuring Chef Tom Snyder’s brunch specials including bacon almond French toast, Spanish eggs Benedict, steak frites with New York strip and specialty mimosas. The brunch menu will be available from 10am-2pm and the full Estéban breakfast menu will be available from 7am-10am. Reservations may be made by calling 831-324-6773.

The Sardine Factory will be serving up a special three-course prix fixe lunch and dinner menu for Mother's Day. Choice of entrees include prime rib, filet mignon and salmon. The prix fixe menu is $39 per person. Call 831-373-3775 for reservations.

TusCa Ristorante at the Hyatt Regency Monterey hosts a Mother’s Day Brunch from 11:30am to 2pm highlighting a variety of breakfast and lunch favorites including omelets, pork tenderloin, salmon and a variety of salads and desserts! $64 for adults, $30 for children and free for children under 5. Call 831-657-6675 for reservations.

Pacific Grove

Treat those special ladies in your life to a relaxing brunch this Mother's Day! Each mama that walks through Crema in Pacific Grove receives a petite, hand-wrapped nosegay bouquet with fresh spring flowers! Specials like salt and herb crusted Prime Rib and ceviche and grilled shrimp tostadas will be available with regular menu items. Call 831-324-0347 to book your reservation.

Pacific Grove brunch favorite Fandango has a diverse menu prepared for their Mother's Day Brunch, including roast leg of lamb, filet mignon, eggs Benedict Florentine and more. Brunch runs 11am-2:30pm and is $39.75 for adults (12 and over) and $18.75 for children under 12. Call 831-372-3456 to reserve.


Seaside's Bayonet and Black Horse golf courses will host a Mother's Day Champagne Buffet available from 11am-4pm. The buffet includes an omelet station, carving station, desserts and much more. The brunch will also include mimosas and champagne for those 21 and older. Enjoy spectacular views of the golf course and Monterey Bay while you dine. The cost is $35.95 for adults 13 and over, $17.95 for children ages six to 12 and free for children five and under. Call 831-899-5954 to reserve.

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