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San Francisco Mother's Day Brunch


Your mother 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 GAYOT's San Francisco Mother's Day Brunch list to find the perfect restaurant.


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SAN FRANCISCO CITY

 

Absinthe Brasserie & Bar French
14/20
Dining Room at Absinthe Brasserie & Bar, San Francisco, CA 398 Hayes St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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This fashionable Belle Époque-inspired neighborhood brasserie is a favorite for dinners or after-work snacks and sips. More...

Americano Restaurant & Bar Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Americano Restaurant & Bar, San Francisco, CA Hotel Vitale
8 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94105
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Embarcadero and water views, outdoor seating options and quality cuisine. More...

Anzu California
13/20
Dining Room at Anzu, San Francisco, CA Hotel Nikko San Francisco
222 Mason St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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Upscale hotel restaurant offering Asian-influenced California cuisine in a contemporary environment. More...

Bluestem Brasserie California
14/20
Dining Room at Bluestem Brasserie , San Francisco, CA One Yerba Buena Ln.
San Francisco, CA 94103

Sustainably minded, deceptively simple modern American fare in the heart of SF’s bustling Market Street corridor. More...

Boxing Room Cajun
14/20
Dining Room at Boxing Room, San Francisco, CA 399 Grove St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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Boxing Room satisfies with its modern friendliness and dedication to traditional New Orleans and southern Louisiana fare. More...

The Brixton California
14/20
2140 Union St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
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Lively, upscale neighborhood spot offering a good happy hour, late-night menus and creative cocktails. More...

Café de la Presse French
14/20
Dining Room at Café de la Presse, San Francisco, CA 352 Grant Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94108
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Hip downtown bistro serves authentic French classics to tourists, expats and locals. More...

The Cavalier British
14/20
Dining Room at The Cavalier, San Francisco, CA Hotel Zetta San Francisco
360 Jessie St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
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High-end British brasserie from the folks who brought Marlowe and Park Tavern to San Francisco. More...

Chaya Brasserie California
14/20
Dining Room at Chaya Brasserie, San Francisco, CA 132 Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA 94105
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Flavors melding French and Japanese cuisines in a sleek room that looks out at the Bay Bridge and Treasure Island. More...

Chouquet's Restaurant French
13/20
2500 Washington St.
San Francisco, CA 94115
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Sleek and modern restaurant features straightforward and contemporary French cuisine with an impressive wine list of lesser-known international vintages. More...

Curbside Cafe French
13/20
2417 California St.
San Francisco, CA 94115
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Locals vie for a seat at the mere ten tables here to enjoy stellar bourbon-baked french toast and one of the best hamburgers in the city. More...

Dosa on Fillmore Indian
14/20
Dining Room at Dosa on Fillmore, San Francisco, CA 1700 Fillmore St.
San Francisco, CA 94115
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Anjan and Emily Mitra’s South Indian gem of a restaurant is a hit on Fillmore. More...

Ella's American
13/20
500 Presidio Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94115
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Ella's promises neoclassical American cooking and delivers the goods---think meatloaf and chicken potpie---but the real draw is the popular weekend brunch. More...

EPIC Steak Steakhouse
14/20
Dining Room at EPIC Steak, San Francisco, CA 369 The Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA 94105
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Big views, charm and steakhouse fare at this showstopper on the Embarcadero. More...

Foreign Cinema California
14/20
Dining Room at Foreign Cinema, San Francisco, CA 2534 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94110
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Foreign classics and independent feature films are screened nightly on the wall of this Mission District restaurant. More...

Greens Vegetarian
14/20
Dining Room at Greens, San Francisco, CA Fort Mason
2 Marina Blvd., Bldg. A
San Francisco, CA 94123
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If you are looking for a restaurant with distinguished food and a beautiful view, cast your eyes toward Greens. More...

Il Fornaio Italian
13/20
Levi's Plaza
1265 Battery St.
San Francisco, CA 94111
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Casual Italian restaurant with a beautiful patio on Levi's Plaza. More...

Le Colonial Vietnamese
13/20
Dining Room at Le Colonial, San Francisco, CA 20 Cosmo Pl.
San Francisco, CA 94109
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Décor evokes the exotic civility of French colonial Southeast Asia; entrées are a celebration of interesting flavors. More...

Local Kitchen California
13/20
330 First St.
San Francisco, CA 94105
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Thanks to generous happy hour specials, good cooking, attentive service and a crowd-pleasing menu, locals help keep Local packed. More...

McCormick & Kuleto's Seafood Restaurant Seafood
13/20
Ghirardelli Square
900 North Point St.
San Francisco, CA 94109
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A restaurant in Ghirardelli Square with an encyclopedic seafood menu and panoramic views of the waterfront and San Francisco Bay. More...

Magic Flute California
13/20
3673 Sacramento St.
San Francisco, CA 94118
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A restaurant perfectly at home in classy Presidio Heights. More...

Maybeck’s California
14/20
Dining Room at Maybeck’s, San Francisco, CA 3213 Scott St.
San Francisco, CA 94123

Northern California seasonal cuisine, Italian standards and a steak well worth the spend. Negroni, too. More...

Mission Beach Cafe California
No Rating
Dining Room at Mission Beach Cafe, San Francisco, CA 198 Guerrero St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
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Cozy neighborhood restaurant for seasonally progressive fare. More...

Nopa California
14/20
Dining Room at Nopa, San Francisco, CA 560 Divisadero St.
San Francisco, CA 94117
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Nopa boasts first-rate cocktails, unique wines, and a vibrant Mediterranean-influenced menu. More...

Palm House Caribbean
12/20
Dining Room at Palm House, San Francisco, CA 2032 Union St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
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This buzzing locals’ watering hole doubles down on a Cal-Tropic lineup of spice-forward dishes and craft cocktails. More...

Park Tavern California
14/20
Dining Room at Park Tavern, San Francisco , CA 1652 Stockton St.
San Francisco , CA 94133
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Stately tavern adjacent to Washington Square Park that showcases the creative talents of chef Jennifer Puccio. More...

Plow American
13/20
Dining Room at Plow, San Francisco, CA 1299 18th St.
San Francisco, CA 94107
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Lovely neighborhood spot with soaring ceilings and striking views of the city serves up breakfast, lunch and brunch. More...

Presidio Social Club American
14/20
Dining Room at Presidio Social Club, San Francisco, CA 563 Ruger St.
San Francisco, CA 94129
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Celebrate the good life at this retro bar and restaurant set in historic Presidio military barracks. More...

Samovar Tea Lounge Tea Room
13/20
Yerba Buena Gardens, Upper Level
730 Howard St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
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The tearoom with a fabulous view of Yerba Buena Gardens is known for serving excellent teas, with a menu of dishes meant to complement them. More...

Starbelly California
14/20
Dining Room at Starbelly, San Francisco, CA 3583 16th St.
San Francisco, CA 94114
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Comforting California small plates, pizza and beer in a stylish setting. More...

1300 on Fillmore Contemporary
14/20
Dining Room at 1300 on Fillmore , San Francisco, CA Fillmore Heritage Center
1300 Fillmore St.
San Francisco, CA 94115

Slow soul food and balanced cocktails mark this stylish dish of a restaurant and lounge, evoking 1940s jazz glamour. More...

Top of the Mark California
13/20
Dining Room at Top of the Mark, San Francisco, CA InterContinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco
999 California St.
San Francisco, CA 94108
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Striking 360-degree panoramas are only part of the story at this classic, romantic rooftop retreat. More...

TRACE California
14/20
Dining Room at TRACE, San Francisco, CA W San Francisco
181 3rd St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
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Stylish restaurant designed to evoke San Francisco's famous fog and city grid. More...

Universal Cafe New American
14/20
2814 19th St.
San Francisco, CA 94110
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A casual but classy destination for California spins on New American cuisine. More...

Waterbar Seafood
14/20
Dining Room at Waterbar, San Francisco, CA 399 The Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA 94105
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Gorgeous views, bold flavors and a whimsical interior have made Waterbar a seafood-lover's dream. More...

Zazie French
12/20
Dining Room at Zazie, San Francisco, CA 941 Cole St.
San Francisco, CA 94117
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Casual French restaurant with a nice setting for a sunny brunch. More...

MARIN COUNTY

 

Buckeye Roadhouse American
14/20
Dining Room at Buckeye Roadhouse, Mill Valley, CA 15 Shoreline Hwy.
Mill Valley, CA 94941
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California-American comfort food with creative twists is served in an elegant ski lodge-like setting. More...

Il Fornaio Italian
13/20
Corte Madera Town Center
223 Corte Madera Town Center
Corte Madera, CA 94925
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Homemade breads and satisfying Italian cuisine are the draws at this chain restaurant with its large, bustling dining room and attractive outdoor dining patio. More...

Insalata's Mediterranean
15/20
Dining Room at Insalata 120 Sir Francis Drake Blvd.
San Anselmo, CA 94960
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Chef-owner Heidi Krahling's Mediterranean fare is some of the most exciting in Marin County. More...

Le Garage Bistro French
13/20
Dining Room at Le Garage Bistro, Sausalito, CA 85 Liberty Ship Way, Ste. 109
Sausalito, CA 94965
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Le Garage’s setting on the Sausalito waterfront, with palm trees and dozens of boats, makes it feel like a hangout in the South of France. More...

Left Bank French
14/20
Dining Room at Left Bank, Larkspur, CA Blue Rock Inn
507 Magnolia Ave.
Larkspur, CA 94939
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Roland Passot's elegant Left Bank delivers satisfying cuisine of the sort that a French grand-mère would cook. More...

Pelican Inn British
13/20
Pelican Inn
10 Pacific Wy.
Muir Beach, CA 94965
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Tucked into a quiet corner of Marin just minutes from Muir Beach, this rustic Tudor inn serves up English pub fare. More...

Terrapin Crossroads California
13/20
Dining Room at Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael, CA 100 Yacht Club Dr.
San Rafael, CA 94901

Where live music, seasonal comfort food and Deadheads meet. More...

EAST BAY

 

A16 Rockridge Italian
14/20
Dining Room at A16 Rockridge, Oakland, CA 5356 College Ave.
Oakland, CA 94618
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Oakland's sister restaurant to San Francisco's A16. More...

Bocanova Latin American
14/20
Dining Room at Bocanova, Oakland, CA 55 Webster St.
Oakland, CA 94607
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New-world ingredients meet old-world savoir-faire in a sophisticated-yet-lively waterfront setting. More...

Bridges Restaurant & Bar California
14/20
44 Church St.
Danville, CA 94526
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California cuisine, some of it with a pronounced Asian influence. More...

Cafe Eugene Pacific Northwest
14/20
Dining Room at Cafe Eugene, Albany, CA 1175 Solano Ave.
Albany, CA 94706

Pulling in customers for robust brunch, late-afternoon happy hour and delectable dinners served with a touch of nostalgia. More...

Faz Pleasanton Mediterranean
14/20
5121 Hopyard Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
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Wood-fired meats, roasted vegetables and more. More...

Gather California
14/20
Dining Room at Gather, Berkeley, CA 2200 Oxford St.
Berkeley, CA 94704

A lively and bustling restaurant that gives equal thought to vegan/vegetarian and omnivorous dishes. More...

Hopscotch American
14/20
Dining Room at Hopscotch, Oakland, CA 1915 San Pablo Ave.
Oakland, CA 94612
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Fusionized comfort food that might be the voice of its generation. More...

La Note French
13/20
2377 Shattuck Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94704
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La Note is a breath of Provence in the middle of downtown Berkeley. More...

Meritage at the Claremont California
No Rating
Dining Room at Meritage at the Claremont, Berkeley, CA Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel
41 Tunnel Rd.
Berkeley, CA 94705
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A fresh look keeps the vibe young at this luxurious restaurant, without sacrificing the Claremont’s prestigious dining history. More...

The Restaurant at Wente Vineyards Contemporary
14/20
5050 Arroyo Rd.
Livermore, CA 94550
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Casually elegant surroundings, notable food and a great wine list. More...

Rudy's Can't Fail Cafe American
13/20
Dining Room at Rudy 4081 Hollis St.
Emeryville, CA 94608
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Fun, punk diner known for satisfying, down-home cuisine; co-owners include a member of Green Day. More...

Skates on the Bay Seafood
12/20
100 Seawall Dr.
Berkeley, CA 94710
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This Berkeley restaurant has a striking view of the bay. More...

Spenger's Fresh Fish Grotto Seafood
12/20
Dining Room at Spenger 1919 Fourth St.
Berkeley, CA 94710
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An East Bay seafood landmark rich in history and charm. More...

PENINSULA

 

LB Steak Steakhouse
13/20
Dining Room at LB Steak, Menlo Park, CA 898 Santa Cruz Ave.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
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LB Steak updates classic steakhouse favorites. More...

Left Bank French
13/20
Dining Room at Left Bank, Menlo Park, CA 635 Santa Cruz Ave.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
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Classic French brasserie dishes make Left Bank a popular spot for lunch, dinner and an extended happy hour. More...

Madera Contemporary
No Rating
Dining Room at Madera, Menlo Park, CA Rosewood Sand Hill
2825 Sand Hill Rd.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
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California rustic meets pastoral luxury at this Menlo Park hot-spot that also boasts an attractive cocktail lounge. More...

Moss Beach Distillery American
11/20
Dining Room at Moss Beach Distillery, Moss Beach, CA Beach Way & Ocean Blvd.
Moss Beach, CA 94038
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Enjoy the jaw-dropping views at this Moss Beach seafood house. More...

Quattro Restaurant & Bar Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Quattro Restaurant & Bar, East Palo Alto, CA Four Seasons Hotel
2050 University Ave.
East Palo Alto, CA 94303
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East Palo Alto enclave appropriate for a power breakfast, elegant lunch or upscale dinner. More...

The Village Pub California
16/20
Dining Room at The Village Pub, Woodside, CA 2967 Woodside Rd.
Woodside, CA 94062
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Peninsula destination for a power lunch or a romantic dinner. More...

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