MIBS-Approved Mother’s Day Brunches

Planning to have a good gab with mom over mimosas this Mother’s Day? Here are Mibs favorite North Shore brunch spots.

Share your favorite brunch spots and dishes with us, too. And don’t forget to call ahead for reservations—after all, everyone has a mom, and most want to take theirs to breakfast on Mother’s Day. It’s going to be busy!

Jerry’s at Corner Cooks

It’s a Mother’s Day serenade: $40 opens the door to an extensive buffet and classical guitar from the Lewis Duo.

Jacky’s on Prairie

The drink is on the house—this Mother’s Day, Jacky’s regular brunch will include complimentary mimosas for moms.

Prairie Grass Cafe

This Sunday, the restaurant offers an extensive buffet (The PGC Benedict, with Roasted Tomato Holladaise, sounds dreamy!) for $42 per person and $15 per child.


Reviewed! It’s a Chicago favorite and recently opened a North Shore location—go for the Frushi and stay for the Cinnamon Roll Pancakes and French Toast Kabobs.


Reviewed! Free champagne tasting for moms, a $5.50 kids menu for the little ones … and the brunch is locally sourced. You can’t go wrong with that!

Lovell’s of Lake Forest
Lake Forest

A full—and we mean full—menu, topped off with champagne, mimosas and Bloody Marys, for $50 per person or $24.50 for kids 12 and under.

Eggshell Cafe

Best known for their egg white omelettes—a great place to take the health-conscious mom.

Wildberry Pancakes & Cafe

Moms: Get the taffy apple crepes with warm caramel, chopped peanuts and granny smith apples. Kids: Go wild for Fruity Pebbles pancakes.