Best Mother's Day Brunch in Westchester and the Hudson Valley

Enjoy a Mother's Day brunch on the Newburgh waterfront at Blu Pointe. Photo courtesy of the restaurant
Enjoy a Mother's Day brunch on the Newburgh waterfront at Blu Pointe. Photo courtesy of the restaurant
4/14/24 - By Lisa Johnston

A lovely Mother's Day brunch in Westchester or the Hudson Valley is just the ticket for the one day a year we get to celebrate all things mom. The region offers a variety of great restaurants serving Mother’s Day brunch, and we've rounded up some of our top picks below. Many places require reservations, and we suggest booking now.

Find more great things to do this Mother's Day weekend in our Family Activity Calendar


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Family-Friendly Mother's Day Brunch in Southern Westchester

Chat 19 – Larchmont & Scarsdale 

Chat 19 has always been known for its fabulous Sunday brunch—and now it's offering brunch daily. A la carte options include omelets, waffles, and more. Call for reservations.

Half Moon – Dobbs Ferry

The special Mother’s Day brunch at this Dobbs Ferry restaurant—which has great views of the river—starts at 11am and runs till 9pm. The prix fixe menu runs $85 for adults and $30 for kids. Reservations are a must.

Harvest on Hudson – Hastings on Hudson

With a pretty outdoor garden and stunning river views, Harvest on Hudson is a great pick for Mother’s Day brunch or dinner from 11am-9pm. The prix fixe menu includes your choice of an appetizer, entrée, and dessert. You can also snag brunch foods throughout the day. Reservations are required.

Sam’s of Gedney Way – White Plains

This restaurant offers contemporary American comfort food utilizing local and organic ingredients whenever possible. Its weekend brunch is available from 12-3pm and includes specialties such as stuffed French toast, huevos rancheros, and a wide selection of wine, cocktails, and mimosas.

Le Provencal Bistro – Mamaroneck

This Mediterranean-French bistro offers traditional French dishes with a modern flair, served in a charming, tastefully decorated dining room. The brunch menu features such delectable items as house-made foie gras, eggs Benedict, and duck confit hash.

Red Hat on the River – Irvington

Located in a building that used to be a hat factory, this upscale modern restaurant overlooks the Hudson River with stunning views of NYC on the left and the Tappan Zee Bridge on the right. A large patio is available for outside seating, as is a rooftop bar.

Mother's Day Brunches in Northern Westchester

The Beehive – Armonk

Reservations for Mother’s Day are open at this kid-friendly restaurant that offers brunch, lunch, and dinner. Brunch includes go-to's like pancakes, waffles, and French toast, plus lots of different kinds of eggs Benedict. Just note that parties max out at eight guests.

Traditions 118 – Granite Springs

Traditions offers time-honored, American cuisine infused with contemporary culinary creations, using only the highest quality and freshest ingredients. In addition to the restaurant, there is a bar and lounge, a beautifully enclosed curbside patio (a perfect venue for Mother’s Day), and an 800-square-foot garden patio.

Barnwood Grill – Yorktown Heights

This family-friendly restaurant specializes in farm-to-table modern American cuisine as well as many sustainable seafood options in a cozy, rustic setting. Check its website for updates on the special Mother's Day brunch menu.

Best Mother's Day Brunches in the Hudson Valley

Blu Pointe – Newburgh

This upscale seafood restaurant on the picturesque Newburgh waterfront features stone outdoor fireplaces, a raw bar station, and a riverfront patio. For energetic kids, the riverfront walk is perfect to get out their energy before or after a meal. Enjoy a gourmet Mother's Day brunch buffet from 10am-2pm for $54.95 for adults and $27.95 for kids.

Valley Restaurant at The Garrison – Garrison

The Garrison’s signature fine-dining restaurant offers seasonal American Cuisine and an extensive international wine list. The Garrison Country Club restaurant offers beautiful views and locally sourced drinks and dishes.

The Roundhouse – Beacon

With a patio and dining room overlooking a beautiful waterfall, the Roundhouse features whole-farm cuisine sourced from the Hudson Valley as well as beverages from local breweries, distilleries, cideries, and wineries. While the Mother's Day options aren't yet published, the "all-day spring menu" includes lots of starters, burgers, and entrees such as pastas and steak frites.

Villa Borghese – Wappingers Falls

In the heart of the Hudson Valley, surrounded by elegant gardens, this popular wedding venue offers a Mother's Day brunch that the whole family will enjoy. Brunch seatings are available every 30 minutes starting at 1030am, with the final seating at 2:30pm.  Brunch runs $58 for adults and $23 for kids. Parents of babies and toddlers take note: the restaurant advises bringing a booster seat or high chair since there's a limited number on hand.  

This story was originally posted in 2014; it is updated annually.

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