50+ Restaurants for Mother’s Day in CT: 2018 Edition

Emma Jane-Doody Stetson
Photo courtesy of Bee & Thistle Inn

Photo courtesy of Bee & Thistle Inn

Mother’s day is right around the corner!  Treat the special lady in your life with prix fixe dinners, delicious brunches, special holiday dishes, cocktail specials, and more.  These 50 Connecticut restaurants will help you show Mom just how loved she is!

  1. Rosie, New Canaan: Rosie in New Canaan invites you to Mothers Day Brunch from 9am-4pm. Treat her to favorites like Huevos Rancheros, the gigantic Lobster Club, and Brioche French Toast.
  2. Roia, New Haven: At Roia in New Haven, Chef/owner Avi Szaprio has created a two-course prix fixe menu. A kids a la carte menu will also be available.
  3. Essex Steam Train, Essex: All aboard! The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat has a range of Mother's Day packages available. Take a scenic ride or enjoy dinner on the train.
  4. Griswold Inn, Essex: The Griswold Inn in Essex will treat Mom with a "dinner" buffet and featured "pink drinks." The Mothers Day meal will be served from 11am-7:30pm and costs $45 for adults and $19.95 for children under 12.
  5. Washington Prime, Norwalk: Washington Prime's Mother's Day Brunch Buffet will feature a carving station, raw bar, sushi, ham, and so much more. $49.95 for adults includes a drink while children are $24.95. Choose from 3 seatings: 11am, 12:30pm, and 2pm
  6. Bar Sugo, Norwalk: Bar Sugo's Mother's Day brunch will include ½ price wines, $17 unlimited bloody marys and mimosas, and the regular brunch menu
  7. South End, New Canaan: South End will be serving Mother’s day specials along with their a’la carte brunch menu as well as special sparkling cocktails.  They will be open all day from 10am-9pm
  8. Millwrights, Simsbury: Millwrights presents a three course prix fixe Mother's Day menu. It costs $59 per adult, and $29 per child. It includes non-alcoholic beverages.
  9. Flinders Lane, Stamford: At Flinders Lane in Stamford, all mothers will receive a glass of bubbly on arrival. Guests can enjoy bottomless mimosa’s and bloody mary’s for $20 and a 2 course prix fixe menu for $25.
  10. Basso Cafe, Norwalk: Basso Cafe in Norwalk will serve Mother's Day Dinner starting at 5pm. Enjoy 30% off selected wines and special dishes.
  11. Roger Sherman Inn, New Canaan: At New Canaan's Roger Sherman Inn, start a three course Mother's Day meal with one glass of Champagne, a Mimosa, a Bellini, or a Bloody Mary. In the morning, the special will be Ricotta-Lemon Blintzes and in the evening dine on Maine Sweet Crab and Lobster Tortellini. less
  12. Artisan, Hartford & Southport: Chef Frederic Kieffer of ARTISAN has created a delectable three-course prix-fixe Mother’s Day menu, which will be served from 11:30am- 7pm in both the Hartford and Southport locations.
  13. Bistro Versailles, Greenwich: Bistro Versailles, located in Greenwich, will be offering their regular Sunday Brunch a la carte menu from 8am-4pm and Dinner a la carte menu from 5-10pm. In addition, the restaurant will offer special dishes in honor of Mom
  14. Shell & Bones, New Haven: Shell & Bones Oyster Bar & Grill will be offering their regular Sunday Brunch menu from 11am-2:30pm on Mother’s Day... with an assortment of Mothers Day inspired specials! They will serve dinner that night as well. 
  15. Match, Norwalk: Match will be accepting reservations for Brunch and Dinner starting at 11am.
  16. Match Burger Lobster, Westport: Match Burger Lobster will be open for both Lunch and Dinner on Mother's Day.
  17. The Ginger Man, Greenwich: Take your mom to Mothers Day Brunch at The Gingerman in Greenwich.
  18. Kala Bistro, New Haven: On Sunday, May 13, Kala Bistro in New Haven will serve a 3 course prix fixe Mother's Day meal from 12-7 pm. It is $29 per person, plus tax and gratuity.
  19. Olea, New Haven: On Sunday May 13, Olea will be serving a special three-course menu alongside a slightly reduced version of their regular menu. Call them at 203-780-8925 for reservations.
  20. The Spread, South Norwalk, Greenwich : Open at 10AM, The Spread will be serving up some great Brunch specials for mom. 
  21. Spa at Norwich Inn, Norwich: The Spa at Norwich Inn's Mother's Day is back from 11am-3pm. In addition to an extensive buffet, there will be live piano music from 11am-3pm.
  22. Homestead Inn, Greenwich: The Homestead Inn will offer a 3 course prix fixe meal for $85 per person, plus drinks, tax, and gratuity.
  23. Anthony’s Ocean View, New Haven: Anthony's Ocean View will serve an extensive Mother's Day Brunch with seatings at 10:30am, 11am, 1pm, and 1:30pm.
  24. Harbor Lights, Norwalk: In Norwalk, Harbor Lights has created a special Mother's Day menu for Sunday May 13.
  25. Aspen Restaurant & Bar, Old Saybrook: In Old Saybrook, Aspen Restaurant & Bar will offer Mother's Day Specials, like Pan Roasted Wild Striped Bass and Grass Fed Beef Tenderloin, along with their regular menu.
  26. L’escale, Greenwich: L'escale's Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet will be served from11am-4pm. It is $80 per person or $25 per children 12 and under.
  27. The Lace Factory, Deep River: Mother's Day Brunch at The Lace Factory will include a Brunch buffet, omelet bar, carving station, and added surprises catered by Cloud Nine Catering. There are seatings at 10:00am, 11:15am, and 12:30pm.
  28. Riverview Bistro, Stratford: For a picturesque dining experience, book a seat at Riverview Bistro in Stratford. Their Mother's Day Brunch Buffet will run from 11am-4:30pm.
  29. Todd English’s Tuscany, Uncasville: At Todd English's Tuscany, order the Mother's Day special: "Lobster Milanese" with pan-fried lobster cutlet, linguini olio, arugula salad, lemon vinaigrette and butter poached claws for $42.
  30. Pearl at Longshore, Westport: Westport's Pearl at Longshore has created special Mother's Day dishes to go along with their regular brunch menu.
  31. Cafe on the Green, Danbury: Cafe on the Green in Danbury presents a four course Mother's Day meal for $70 per person.
  32. Max Restaurant Group, Various locations: Max Restaurant Group is offering specials at all of its locations. Visit the website for details and reservations.
  33. Cask Republic, South Norwalk: On Mother's Day, head down to Cask Republic for a Brunch Buffet that costs $35 for adults and $15 for kids 12 & under. You can also add on a $15 Mimosa & Bloody Mary Bar that includes 5 drink tickets per person.
  34. Peaches, Norwalk: Join Peaches for Mother's Day Brunch from 11am-3pm. There will be live music throughout the day as well.
  35. The Capital Grille, Stamford and Hartford: Take Mom to Capital Grille for a special meal, located in Stamford and Hartford.
  36. Infinity Bistro, Norfolk: Infinity Bistro in Norwalk will have a Mother's Day Brunch Buffet from 10:30am-3pm. The cuisine will be supplemented with live music by Chip Reid from 11:30am-2:30pm.
  37. Bee & Thistle Inn, Old Lyme: The Bee & Thistle in will help you fete Mom with a 4 course prix fixe menu. It is $60 for adults and $30 for kids under 12, plus tax and a 20% service charge.
  38. Copper Beach Inn, Ivoryton: The Copper Beech Inn will be serving a premier 4-course dinner Mother's Day Dinner on Sunday from 12-5pm.
  39. Harbour House @ Inn at Mystic, Mystic: Visit the Inn at Mystic for Mother's Day Brunch at Harbour House. They'll have a tasty buffet from 11am-5pm.
  40. Bernard’s, Ridgefield: Bernard's in Ridgefield will have both Mother's Day brunch and dinner. Join them for Brunch from 11am-12:30 pm and dinner from 1:30- 6:30pm. Prix Fix Adults - $90 / Kids - $50
  41. J House, Greenwich: At J House in Greenwich, enjoy a 3-course Mother's Day menu, which includes our champagne mimosa. The prix fixe menu is $59.
  42. Captain Daniel Packer Inn, Mystic: The Captain Daniel Packer Inne has a special menu in honor of Mother's Day. Partake in entrees like Baked Stuffed Lobster, Roasted Halibut, Filet Mignon, and more.
  43. Fleming’s Steakhouse, West Hartford: Fleming's Steakhouse in West Hartford will open at 10am on Sunday May 13. They'll have a full brunch and dinner menu.
  44. Fire at the Ridge, Middlefield: Fire at the Ridge's Mother's Day Buffet will include a carving station, eggs benedict station, raw bar, and more.
  45. Fresh Salt @ Saybrook Point, Old Saybrook: Fresh Salt, located at the Saybrook Point Inn, will offer a Mother's Day brunch buffet from 11am-5pm. From a waffle station to a raw bar to an omelet station, there's plenty for everyone!
  46. Madison Beach Hotel, Madison: Treat Mom in grand fashion with Mohegan Sun's Mother's Day Brunch in its Uncasville Ballroom. Tickets start at $30 and are available on ticketmaster.
  47. Amis Trattoria, Westport: Amis Trattoria in Westport hosts a Mother's Day Pop Up Bellini Brunch on Sunday May 13 from 11am-4pm. They'll serve their brunch menu alongside an assortment of seasonal bellinis.
  48. Bistro on Main, Manchester: Indulge in Bistro on Main's Mother's Day Buffet from 10am-3pm. It is $30 per adult and $15 for children under 12, inclusive.
  49. Preston Ridge Vineyard, Preston: Preston Ridge Vineyards' Mother's Day Brunch will feature Lemon Lavendar Scones, Fresh Fruit, Sweet and Savory Crepes, Carved Ham, Chef's Selection of Egg Frittatas, Children's Pancakes, and Dessert. 
  50. J. Gilbert’s, Glastonbury: J. Gilbert's in Glastonbury is accepting Mother's Day reservations! Book it online or call the restaurant.
  51. Mohegan Sun Ballroom, Uncasville: Treat Mom in grand fashion with Mohegan Sun's Mother's Day Brunch in its Uncasville Ballroom. Tickets start at $30 and are available on ticketmaster.
  52. Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse, Uncasville: MIchael Jordan's Steakhouse will have special hours on Mother's Day: 1-9pm. In addition, they'll offer 2 specials: Petite Filet and Black Garlic Shrimp Scampi with Swiss Chard and Pickled Spring Onions and a Strawberry Panna Cotta with Rhubarb Gelee, Almond Biscotti, and Aged Balsamic Chocolate Sauce