Where to Take Mom for Mother's Day Brunch

Plan Ahead to Ensure Smooth Dining

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She gave you life, taught you right from wrong and continues to be a source of love and support. So when Mother's Day arrives, you might find yourself stressing about how to show her your appreciation. Popular options include gifts, flowers and of course, dining out.

Mother's Day is the most popular dining out day of the year. If you've ever worked in food service, you will know this to be true. If you're planning on taking your mother out for the holiday, do her a favor and make reservations. Open Table is one resource which allows you to make reservations online. Unfortunately, many restaurants don't take reservations and these also tend to be the less-expensive options, which are sure to be packed. If you want to avoid the long waits and busy restaurants, one option is to take your mother out on a different day to celebrate. Or, there's always the option of cooking dinner for her. But, if your heart is set on dining out, below are a list of several restaurants...MORE offering a special Mother's Day brunch. All these restaurants take reservations, but even with reservations, come prepared to wait a little.

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    Binkley's Kitchen and Bar is offering a Mother's Day brunch buffet that will include many of their popular American breakfast and lunch foods. Cost for the buffet is $19.99 per guest and $1.00 per child's age under 12.

    Binkley's Kitchen and Bar
    5902 North College Avenue
    Indianapolis, IN 46220
    Phone: 317-722-8888

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    Eddie Merlot's

    Eddie Merlot's

    Eddie Merlot's special Mother's Day brunch will include a made-to-order omelet station and full selection of other hot breakfast items, fresh fruit salad, smoked salmon, peel and eat shrimp, fresh vegetables, creamed corn, roasted garlic mashed potatoes, Eddie’s famous macaroni and cheese, chicken, cedar-plank salmon, a carving station featuring prime beef tenderloin with Diane sauce and spiral glazed ham. The buffet will also include a large selection of desserts. Price is $34.95 per for adults, $14.95 for children ages 4 - 12 and free for children under 3.

    Eddie Merlot's
    3645 E. 96th Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46240
    Phone: 317-846-8303

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    If your mother is a fan of Italian food, Iozzo's Garden of Italy will offer a Mother's Day brunch. In addition to their regular brunch menu, Iozzo's will offer special menu items.

    Iozzo's Garden of Italy
    946 South Meridian Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46225
    Phone: 317-974-1100


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    If seafood is your mother's style, the Oceanaire will be open for lunch as well as dinner on Mother's Day. They will also offer several special brunch items throughout the day.

    Oceanaire Seafood Room
    30 South Meridian Street Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46204
    Phone: 317-955-2277

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    Skyline Club

    The Skyline Club will host a special Mother's Day brunch. This fine dining public club is situated on the 36th floor of The One America Building and boasts a beautiful view. The club is offering a gourmet brunch your mom won't soon forget. Cost for the brunch is $44.95 for members, $24.95 for young adults ages 13 - 17, $15.95 for children ages 6 - 12 and $7.95 for children ages 2 - 5.

    Skyline Club
    One American Square; 36th Floor
    Indianapolis, IN 46282
    Phone: 317-263.5000