Mother's Day Brunch in Milwaukee

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Mother's Day is just around the corner, so now is the time to make your reservations in one of Milwaukee's hallowed brunch halls. This year, why not take advantage of the glory that is Wisconsin in May and consider one of these options for Mother's Day Brunch -- each is, in it's own way, a sort of natural oasis in the midst of our busy city. Mother's Day is May 12, 2013

  • Envoy at the Ambassador Hotel
    Located in the recently revamped 1920s-era Ambassador Hotel, Envoy is a local brunch favorite known for its unlimited small-plate menu. While they'll be staging a traditional brunch with the requisite waffle station, meat carving station and omelette station, etc., Envoy's Mother's Day brunch will surely be a delectable experience. 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Call for reservations and prices.

    Envoy
    2308 W. Wisconsin Ave.
    Milwaukee, WI 53233
    414.345.5015
    • Boerner Botanical Gardens
      If your Mother is a gardener, nothing will top brunch by Bartolotta's at the Boerner Botanical Garden. Enjoy a delectable spread of gourmet fare in the midst of nature's finest. This five-station brunch is served from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Call for reservations and prices.

      Boerner Botanical Gardens
      9400 Boerner Dr.
      Hales Corners, WI 53130
      414.525.5635
    • Lake Park Bistro
      Set in the midst of one of Milwaukee's finest parks on a bluff overlooking Lake Michigan, Lake Park Bistro offers a three-course seated brunch instead of a traditional buffet. With items such as oysters and black truffle liver mousse, this one is a little pricier, but you know your mother is worth it. Brunch is served from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Call for reservations and prices.

      Lake Park Bistro
      3133 E. Newberry Blvd.
      Milwaukee, WI 53212
      414.962.6300
    • The Edelweiss
      Who needs to brunch in a building? When compared to dining on a boat those sedentary four walls don't seem so compelling -- try something new by treating your mother to a beautiful scenic tour during an Edelweiss Champagne Brunch. Tours leave at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. and last for two hours as you leisurely cruise the Milwaukee river and lakefront. Call for reservations and prices.

      Milwaukee River Cruise Line
      1110 N. Old World Third St.
      Milwaukee, WI 53203
      414.276.7447
      • Rock 'n' Roll Brunch at Motor
        Maybe leather and tattoos are more mom's style? If so, treat her to an all-you-can-eat brunch at Motor -- kids will also enjoy a special kids’ brunch tables. Live music and temporary "Mom" tattoos will round out the morning, plus visits for Mom to the Harley-Davidson Museum after brunch are free. Brunch is serve from 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Call for reservations and prices.

        Motor Bar and Restaurant at the Harley-Davidson Museum
        400 W Canal Street
        Milwaukee, WI 53201
        414.287.2778
        • Hubbard Park Lodge
          Yet another peaceful locale, this time located along the Milwaukee River, Hubbard Park Lodge is known for its excellent brunch and idyllic setting. Mother's Day Brunch features everything from an omelet bar to tenderloin tips. Brunch is served from 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Call for reservations and prices.

          Hubbard Park Lodge
          3565 N. Morris Blvd.
          Milwaukee, WI 53211
          414.332.4207
        • Allgauer's in the Park
          Allgauer's has become a popular spot for neighbors on the northwest side of town, and they come for the food. Mother's Day Brunch will feature three carving stations and a sweets table. Brunch is served from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Call for reservations and prices.

          Allgauer's in the Park
          11600 W. Park Pl.
          Milwaukee, WI 53224
          414.577.5000