It's not too late to plan for Mother's Day brunch or dinner in Bethesda! I've checked Open Table just now, and found openings still available.
AND NOW FOR SOMETHING COMPLETELY DIFFERENT...
Detective Mom Mother's Day Brunch at Flanagan's Harp & Fiddle, 4844 Cordell Avenue.
A murder mystery Mother's Day Brunch. Definitely a first for Bethesda!
STAY CLASSY, BETHESDA
If it's a more traditional brunch menu and high-end setting you're looking for this year, try Strathmore. The music center's Lockheed lobby will be the site of a full buffet brunch, accompanied by live, light music.
The brunch has two seatings at 11 AM and 1 PM. Reservations are $40 per adult, $22 per child (ages 6-12), and free for children under the age of six. Call (301) 581-5220 to make a reservation.
Morning Sweets and Savories:
Assortment of mini pastries and bagel bar
Whipped honey butter, fresh preserves, and cream cheeses
Salad and Antipasto Buffet
Fresh fruit, berries, and granola
Selection of grilled and roasted seasonal vegetables
Imported and domestic artisan cheeses
Chopped cucumber, tomato, and avocado salad
Chef's Seafood Table: Shrimp cocktail, Oysters
Spring English pea and mint soup
Applewood smoked salmon filet
Challah french toast, berries, whipped cream, and maple syrup
Eggs benedict on brioche with hollandaise sauce
Chicken and apple sausage
Potato and cheddar hash
Omelet Bar: Made to order omelets, whole or egg whites with all the fillings
Carving Station: Black pepper and salt crusted prime rib, Red wine au jus, Horseradish sauce
Country breads and rolls
Desserts: Assortment of mini pastries, mousses, cakes, and cookies
BEST OF BETHESDA ROW:
Mon Ami Gabi:
Brunch at Mon Ami Gabi will be served from 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM on Mother's Day.
Enjoy favorites like the Brie and Butternut Squash Crepe, Eggs Florentine with Spinach, Artichoke and Hollandaise Sauce or the Waffle with creamy Nutella.
But wait, there's more!
Mon Ami Gabi will give each Mother a special gift as their way to say santé (cheers!) to the special day.
To make reservations, call Mon Ami Gabi Bethesda at 301-654-1234.
Jaleo has added several menu items to the brunch menu especially for Mother's Day. Treat Mom to brunch from world-famous Chef José Andrés at Jaleo!
Call 301-913-0003 to make reservations.
Others to try:
Food, Wine & Co.
American Tap Room
Happy Mother's Day
Robert Dyer @ Bethesda Row!