Spring has finally arrived—and signs of new life are emerging everywhere around us. The trees are beginning to bud, flowers are blossoming and babies in the wild can be seen following their mothers all around. Which bring us to that special day in May when we celebrate the most important women in our lives: Mother’s Day!
That’s right; Mom Day is fast approaching and, trust us, busy moms everywhere need a well-deserved break! Show your mom or the mother figure in your life how much you truly care by treating her to a beautiful waterside brunch. Your mom deserves nothing less than the very best, so make sure you shower her with your love and gratitude this Sunday.
Here are 5 of the most picturesque locations for you to celebrate your mother this weekend.
With panoramic views of the Great South Bay, Fatfish offers fresh Mediterranean-inspired seafood, as well as live music and an impressive wine bar. The Mother’s Day Buffet Brunch at Fatfish offers traditional breakfast favorites like Belgian waffles, scrambled eggs and fresh fruit. Enjoy unlimited Mimosas and Bloody Marys while gazing out over the bay.
Catfish • 28 Cottage Avenue, Bay Shore • 631.666.2899
The Waterview at Port Jefferson Country Club
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Make this Mother’s Day a memorable one for mom by bringing her to the Waterview. She will deeply appreciate the breathtaking views of the Long Island Sound as she enjoys her special brunch. Known for its long-standing tradition of fine dining and catering, The Waterview is Danfords newest venue. Mother’s Day Brunch will be served all day with a notable selection of breakfast items, lunch selections and a decadent dessert table.
The Waterview at Port Jefferson Country Club • 44 Fairway Drive, Port Jefferson • 631-473-1440
If your mom would prefer to arrive by boat for a fun and lively brunch, head down to dock at Drift 82. Overlooking the Patchogue River, mom can take in the view as she enjoys live music by the Jazz/Blues Trio. Drift 82 fully embraces a laid back, beachy vibe complete with marine life décor. Their brunch menu has something for every mom with its selection of pancakes, French toast and breakfast tacos.
Drift 82 • 82 Brightwood Street, Patchogue • 631-714-4950
Long Island Aquarium Sea Star Ballroom
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Looking for the perfect Mother's Day event the whole family will enjoy? Join us Sunday May 12th for Mother's Day Brunch! Enjoy a delicious brunch in the waterfront Sea Star Ballroom. Be sure to leave time to enjoy the aquarium, admission is included with your brunch reservation! Visit www.longislandaquarium.com or call 631-208-9200 ext. 426 to book your reservation!
If you really want to impress your mom, why not take her to brunch at the Long Island Aquarium? The waterfront Sea Star Ballroom boasts spectacular views of the Peconic River. This one of a kind setting will ensure a unique Mother’s Day brunch. Afterwards, enjoy a stroll around the aquarium – admission is included with your brunch attendance!
Long Island Aquarium • 431 East Main Street, Riverhead • 631-208-9200 ext. 426
The Bell & Anchor
Mother’s Day brunch in historic Sag Harbor is perfect for any mom that needs a little salt air to brighten her day. Located next to the Mill Creek Marina, The Bell & Anchor is a charming seaside restaurant. The subtle nautical ambiance will leave you feeling relaxed and content as you enjoy good company and great food. Mother’s Day brunch specials include Classic Eggs Benedict, Lobster Benedict and the House-Smoked Salmon Plate.
The Bell & Anchor • 3253 Noyac Road, Sag Harbor • 631-725-3400