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Chicago Mother's Day Brunch


Mom has fed you so many times, so this Mother's Day, treat her to a special brunch. The whole family can enjoy everything from strawberry waffles with a cappuccino to a succulent plate of crabs' legs paired with a Mimosa. Browse our Chicago Mother's Day Brunch list to find the perfect restaurant for all of you and your special lady.


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Acadia Contemporary
15/20
Dining Room at Acadia, Chicago, IL 1639 S. Wabash Ave.
Chicago, IL 60616

Ryan McCaskey delivers fine, seafood-driven plates at this Maine-inspired American in the South Loop. More...

Atwood Cafe New American
13/20
Dining Room at Atwood Cafe, Chicago, IL Hotel Burnham
1 W. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602
Menu
American comfort food --- on prime real estate, plated with panache --- in the Hotel Burnham. More...

Bar Toma Italian
14/20
110 E. Pearson St.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
Tony Mantuano's Italian wine and shareable plates bar offers pizzazz and pizzas off the Mag Mile. More...

Benny’s Chop House Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at Benny’s Chop House, Chicago, IL 444 N. Wabash Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611

In a city known for steak, Benny Siddu’s modern-day chophouse stands out from the pack. More...

Birch River Grill American
12/20
Dining Room at Birch River Grill, Arlington Heights, IL 75 W. Algonquin Rd.
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Menu
Adjacent to the Doubletree Hotel, this comfort food kitchen does a mean business among suits. More...

Bistronomic French
14/20
840 N. Wabash Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
Veteran chef Martial Noguier debuts as restaurateur with this modern French bistro in the Gold Coast. More...

Bistrot Margot French
12/20
1437-39 N. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60610
Menu
Romance exudes from this Left Bank setting, which is quite the scene during prime time. More...

Blind Faith Cafe Vegetarian
11/20
Dining Room at Blind Faith Cafe, Evanston, IL 525 Dempster St.
Evanston, IL 60201
Menu
When it comes to veggie-friendly dining, this place takes the (tofu) cake. More...

Cafe Spiaggia Italian
12/20
Dining Room at Cafe Spiaggia, Chicago, IL One Magnificent Mile Building
980 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
Try the antipasti, gnocchi and classy desserts at this slightly less spendy sib to Tony Mantuano’s Spiaggia. More...

Carmine's Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Carmine 1043 N. Rush St.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
Bustling restaurant --- part of the Rosebud family --- draws diners for pre-club and pre-theater pasta. More...

Carnivale Latin American
No Rating
Dining Room at Carnivale, Chicago, IL 702 W. Fulton St.
Chicago, IL 60661
Menu
The scene is lively at this colorful Latin spot --- but it’s the (local) food that really heats things up. More...

Cite Contemporary
11/20
Dining Room at Cite, Chicago, IL Lake Point Tower
505 N. Lake Shore Dr.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
This elegant restaurant's 70th floor perch atop Lake Point Tower wins every time. More...

The Clubhouse American
12/20
Dining Room at The Clubhouse, Oak Brook, IL 298 Oakbrook Center
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Menu
Expect a clubby, upscale vibe with tweaks on classic American dining. More...

Davanti Enoteca Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Davanti Enoteca, Chicago, IL 1359 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60607
Menu
Scott Harris delivers yet another topnotch Italian spot with this handsome Taylor Street gem. More...

David Burke's Primehouse Steakhouse
14/20
Dining Room at David Burke The JAMES
616 N. Rush St.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
David Burke (well, actually, Rick Gresh) takes on steak --- and Chicagoans couldn’t be happier. More...

Dine American
12/20
Dining Room at Dine, Chicago, IL Crowne Plaza Hotel Chicago Metro
733 W. Madison St.
Chicago, IL 60661
Menu
American comfort food is served in a retro-cool setting inside the Crowne Plaza Hotel Chicago Metro. More...

Drake Bros.' American
11/20
Dining Room at Drake Bros. The Drake
140 E. Walton Pl.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
This classy Drake hotel dining room serves a breakfast buffet and an upscale lunch. More...

Fiorentino’s Cucina Italiana Italian
11/20
Dining Room at Fiorentino’s Cucina Italiana, Chicago, IL 2901 N. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657
Menu
Rustic neighborhood Italian joint with a great patio, serving ethereal gnocchi. More...

Francesca's on Taylor Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Francesca 1400 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60607
Menu
Boisterous Northern Italian trattoria in Chicago's Little Italy neighborhood. More...

The Grille on Laurel Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at The Grille on Laurel, Lake Forest, IL 181 E. Laurel Ave.
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Menu
North suburban steak and seafood spot that satisfies --- and saves a trip downtown. More...

GT Fish & Oyster Seafood
14/20
Dining Room at GT Fish & Oyster, Chicago, IL 531 N. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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Boka Restaurant Group's Giuseppe Tentori brings oysters and fish up to date in a sleek, casual setting. More...

Harry Caray's Italian
12/20
Dining Room at Harry Caray 33 W. Kinzie St.
Chicago, IL 60654
Menu
Cubs fans (heck, carnivores in general) flock to this honorary Italian steakhouse. More...

Hash House a Go Go American
11/20
Dining Room at Hash House a Go Go, Chicago, IL 1212 N. State Pkwy.
Chicago, IL 60610
Menu
Huge portions, all-American eats and a casual setting make this San Diego native a crowd-pleaser. More...

Holy Mackerel! Seafood
11/20
Dining Room at Holy Mackerel!, Lombard, IL Yorktown Center
Westin Lombard
70 Yorktown Shopping Center
Lombard, IL 60148
Menu
The Harry Caray’s set reels in suburban mallers, hotel guests and business-types with its classy-cool environ. More...

Kinzie Chophouse Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at Kinzie Chophouse, Chicago, IL 400 N. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60610
Menu
There’s a reason this longtime steakhouse has loyalists: the things it does, it does right. More...

McCormick & Schmick's Seafood
12/20
Dining Room at McCormick & Schmick 41 E. Chestnut St.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
Masculine seafooder near Mag Mile shopping and sightseeing. More...

Mexique Mexican
14/20
Dining Room at Mexique, Chicago, IL 1529 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60642
Menu
French-inflected Mexican is a hit at this West Town hot-spot. More...

Mia Francesca Italian
12/20
Dining Room at Mia Francesca, Chicago, IL 3311 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60657

Super-busy Italian restaurant where the servings are generous and the volume deafening. More...

Oceanique Seafood
13/20
Dining Room at Oceanique, Evanston, IL 505 Main St.
Evanston, IL 60202
Menu
Seasonal, locally sourced produce and fresh catches from a decades-old North Shore fish house. More...

Rosebud on Rush Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Rosebud on Rush, Chicago, IL 720 N. Rush St.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
It's hard not to like an Italian restaurant that lists meatballs and Italian sausage as a side dish. More...

Rosebud Steakhouse Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at Rosebud Steakhouse, Chicago, IL 192 E. Walton St.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
Wood-trimmed and manly, this Gold Coast steakhouse is a cut above. More...

Salpicon Mexican
14/20
Dining Room at Salpicon, Chicago, IL 1252 N. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60610

Dine on quality Mexican fare including one of the best flans around at this upscale spot. More...

Sepia Contemporary
15/20
Dining Room at Sepia, Chicago, IL 123 N. Jefferson St.
Chicago, IL 60661
Menu
This modern speakeasy with a vintage feel serves seasonal American cuisine in a refined, attitude-free setting. More...

Shula's Steak House Steakhouse
12/20
Dining Room at Shula Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers
301 E. North Water St.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
Fine steaks and familiar sides served in a dimly lit, business-friendly setting. More...

Signature Room at the 95th American
13/20
Dining Room at Signature Room at the 95th, Chicago, IL John Hancock Center
875 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Menu
It’s mostly about the stellar city views, though this John Hancock Center American passes the culinary test, too. More...

Smith & Wollensky Steakhouse
12/20
Dining Room at Smith & Wollensky, Chicago, IL Marina City
318 N. State St.
Chicago, IL 60654
Menu
Suits snag steaks --- and primo river views --- at this prime meatery on the Chicago River. More...

Sunda Pan-Asian
15/20
Dining Room at Sunda, Chicago, IL 110 W. Illinois St.
Chicago, IL 60654
Menu
This hot-spot lures the lovely with a stylish Pan-Asian menu, for which Rodelio Aglibot consults. More...

SushiSamba Rio Asian
13/20
Dining Room at SushiSamba Rio, Chicago, IL 504 N. Wells St.
Chicago, IL 60654
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See-and-be-seen fusion spot with a nice rooftop patio. More...

Tocco Italian
14/20
1266 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
Menu
This Bruno Abate eatery is as fashionable as it is stylishly Italian. More...

Untitled American
11/20
Dining Room at Untitled, Chicago, IL 111 W. Kinzie St.
Chicago, IL 60654
Menu
Large-scale, clubby restaurant and lounge serving pre-Prohibition-era cocktails and comfort food classics. More...

Vie Modern American
17/20
Dining Room at Vie, Western Springs, IL 4471 Lawn Ave.
Western Springs, IL 60558
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Chef-owner Paul Virant's take on modern American cuisine is thoroughly enjoyed in austere environs. More...

Weber Grill Restaurant American
11/20
Dining Room at Weber Grill Restaurant, Chicago, IL Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Downtown
539 N. State St.
Chicago, IL 60654
Menu
Find upscale backyard barbecue on Weber kettle grills at this pit stop. More...

Wildfire Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at Wildfire, Chicago, IL 159 W. Erie St.
Chicago, IL 60654
Menu
This stalwart, Lettuce Entertain You steak joint draws a crowd, so come early to avoid the throngs. More...

Wishbone Southern
11/20
Dining Room at Wishbone, Chicago, IL 1001 W. Washington Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60607
Menu
Affordable Southern fare served to a comfort food-seeking crowd. More...

 

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