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 8, 2016.

Please note that all Mother's Day brunches take place on Sunday, May 8, and 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. Brunch is served from 10am-2pm. Call (831) 625-9040 for reservations.

Aubergine Restaurant at L'Auberge Carmel will host a spectacular brunch for Mother's Day. Enjoy an array of hors d'oeuvres and appetizers while your menu order is prepared for service at your table. Brunch will be served from 11am-2pm and is $110 per person. Call 831-624-8578 to reserve.

The Hyatt Carmel Highlands hosts a Mother's Day Brunch Buffet from 11am-2:30pm. The buffet includes an omelet station, grilled sea bass, beef prime rib, a variety of desserts and more. The buffet is $79 for adults and $39 for children ages 12 and under Call 831-622-5445 to reserve.

Looking for a south-of-the-border Mother's Day Brunch? Head to Rio Grill in Carmel where brunch is served 11:30am-2pm and is $60 for adults and $20 for children. Call 831-657-6675 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.

Will’s Fargo celebrates mom’s today with a special brunch menu and MoMosas. Mom’s will receive one complimentary MoMosa with their brunch order.  Brunch is served 11am-4pm. Call 831-659-2774  to reserve.

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 an Avocado Benedict will be available with regular menu items. Call 831-324-0347 to book your reservation for 5 or more.

Pacific Grove brunch favorite Fandango has a diverse menu prepared for their Mother's Day Brunch, including roast leg of lamb Provencal, 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.

Asilomar Conference Grounds wants to pamper that special lady in your life with a Winemaker's Picnic Brunch. Families will enjoy wine pairings, a picnic brunch, live music and historic tours. Brunch begins at 1pm and is $69 for adults and $25 for children. Call 831-372-8016 to reserve.

Pebble Beach

Pebble Beach’s Stillwater Bar & Grill will honor Mom with a delightful Mother’s Day Grand Brunch Buffet. The special buffet will highlight items including a carving station, chilled seafood, desserts and a special kid’s buffet from 10am-3pm. The brunch buffet is $116 for adults and $54 for children ages 5-12. For reservations call 877-672-0596.

Pebble Beach's newest addition to the dining scene is Porter's in the Forest which overlooks the Poppy Hills Golf Course. On Mother's Day they host their regular breakfast and lunch menus as well as few special additions including blueberry and ricotta pancakes. Mother's who purchase an entree will also receive bottomless mimosas. For reservations call 831-622-8240.


Jacks Restaurant at the Portola Hotel and Spa celebrates Mom a delectable Mother's Day Brunch with a salad station, carving station and a dessert buffet. Brunch runs 11:30am-4pm and is $44.95 for adults, $39.95 for seniors and $19.95 for children ages 6-12 and free for children 5 and under. Call 831-649-2698 for reservations.

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 steak, 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.

Show Mom how much you love her with an irresistible breakfast menu at Estéban restaurant. From 7am-12pm families can dine on a complete breakfast menu along with Chef Tom Snyder's almond and bacon crusted french toast, house cured salmon Benedict and specialty cocktails. Call for 831-375-0176 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, prime rib, king crab and a variety of salads and desserts! $60 for adults, $20 for children and free for children under 5. Call 831-657-6675 for reservations.

Celebrate Mom at Montrio Bistro, and enjoy half-price wine including all champagne and sparkling wine, half bottles and by-the-glass selections. Moms will also be treated to a small-bite dessert to pair perfectly with her glass of champagne!

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.

The C Restaurant at InterContinental The Clement Monterey serves a delectable Mother’s Day Breakfast Buffet from 7:30am-10:30am and Brunch Buffet from 11am-3pm. Guests will dine on a seafood buffet, omelet station, bagel display and more. The breakfast buffet is $34 for adults and $17 for children ages 12 and under and the brunch buffet is $64 for adults and $24 for children ages 12 and under. Call 831-375-4500 to reserve.

Delight your Mom with a spectacular ocean view this Mother’s Day at Café Beach Restaurant. Here they will be serving their complete menu along with specialty dishes including goat cheese mousse brioche, grilled king salmon, beef tenderloin and rosemary shrimp brochette. Lunch is served from 11am–2pm and dinner is served from 5pm–10pm. Call 831-899-4544 for reservations.

This Mother’s Day, treat mom to a unique brunch at Monterey’s historic Stokes Adobe House. At celebrated Restaurant 1833, the dinner-only house will open its doors for a special brunch from 10am-3pm. An à la carte brunch menu will be offered alongside $18.33 Bottomless Mimosas. Call 831-643-1833 for reservations.

Celebrate mom on Cannery Row this Mother’s Day! Cannery Row Brewing Company will offer a special eggs benedict menu, housemade english muffins (a recipe form Chef Justin Robarge’s mom), and roasted breakfast potatoes. Mother’s Day brunch will be offered from 11am-4pm. Call 831-643-CRBC for reservations.


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 $34.95 for adults 13 and over, $16.95 for children ages six to 12 and free for children five and under. Call 831-899-5954 to reserve.

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