Apr 15, 2016 Communities

The 19 Best Places for Mother’s Day Brunch in Omaha

This post was updated in April 2019 to include current information and recommendations.

We’re so glad we celebrate Mother’s Day on Sunday because that means two of our favorite things collide in one celebratory setting: brunch and moms. There are so many wonderful restaurants in and around Omaha that serve brunch year round, and even a few with special Mother’s Day brunch menus.

We’ve highlighted a handful of brunch spots in the area before and even the best places to get eggs benedict, but let’s delve a little deeper and examine those that will satisfy a wide variety of tastes and budgets, so you can show your mom just how much you appreciate her on May 12!

Read these descriptions, peruse their brunch menus, then make your reservation. Remember: this is a popular day to be out and about — especially during brunch!

Baela Rose

Brunch Menu

Location: 4919 Underwood Avenue, Omaha, NE 68132

Run by husband and wife team Kyle and Rose Anderson, and affectionately named for their daughter, Baela Rose offers farm-to-fork cuisine that is created with the finest ingredients available. This stunning eatery is the perfect spot to celebrate a special occasion or a special person! Their brunch menu features light and decadent dishes like French toast and chicken and waffles along with some new, innovative dishes like brunch poutine and wagyu braised short rib hash.


Bailey’s Breakfast

Brunch Menu

Location: 1259 South 120th Street, Omaha, NE, 68144

If your mom is an eggs benedict lover — Bailey’s is the place to be. They offer several incredible options, all served on flavorful Wolferman’s brand English Muffins along with other delicious brunch staples like omelets, quiches and, of course, lots of pancakes.


Bonefish Grill

Brunch Menu

Location: 120 Regency Parkway, Omaha, NE 68114

Bonefish Grill Omaha

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Bonefish Grill offers exceptional dishes featuring items from both the land and sea and their brunch menu is no exception. Pay special attention to their crème brûlée French toast with Grand Marnier liqueur and orange zest batter served with whipped cream, fresh mint, strawberries and bacon.


Cantina Laredo

Brunch Menu

Location: 120 South 31st Avenue #5107, Omaha, NE 68131

Head to Cantina Laredo for authentic Mexican cuisine with a modern twist in their inviting atmosphere right by Turner Park. Their brunch menu combines brunch favorites and classic Mexican dishes in an exciting way. If you don’t believe us, check out their Tostar de Francés — French toast topped with blueberries and strawberries served with maple syrup and Mexican brandy butter. And, each brunch menu item comes with a complimentary Mimosa or Bloody Maria!


Dario’s Brasserie

Brunch Menu

Location: 4920 Underwood Avenue, Omaha, NE 68132

Dario’s is a European-style cafe and bar serving beer, wine and simple hearty food in an informal and comfortable setting in Dundee. Their brunch menu takes on traditional French cuisine, featuring items such as the Parisian crepes or Terrine du Jour. Or you can opt for the Belgian Brunch, including your choice from their “Offres Speciales” plus Straffe Hendrick Quadrupel.


Early Bird Brunch


Location: 3824 Farnam Street #120, Omaha, NE 68131


Early Bird Brunch serves brunch every day so you know it has to be practically perfect! Head over on Mother’s Day in between 6:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. and grab yourself a mouthwatering omelet or an ooey gooey grilled cheese along with one of their hefty bloody marys. This trendy brunch spot is nearly always busy, so get ahead of the line by reserving a spot using Yelp!


First Watch

Breakfast/Brunch Menu

Location: 1222 South 71st Street, Omaha, NE 68106

First Watch specializes in breakfast, brunch and lunch so you know you’re in good hands if you stop by for Mother’s Day! Choose from their delectable egg-centric offerings and griddle goodness, and enjoy fresh coffee from a pitcher.



Brunch Menu

Locations: 7814 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68114 + 1101 Harney Street, Omaha, NE 68102

With their unbeatable $15 bottomless mimosas special, Jams is an obvious Mother’s Day brunch spot! Their melting pot of different styles and varieties of food dishes contain high-quality ingredients and pair perfectly with their fantastic selection of delicious cocktails. Join them for brunch, and enjoy “Jams Benedict”, chilaquiles, or chicken fried steak — all with a side of their house-made bourbon maple syrup of course!


Kitchen Table

Brunch Menu

Location: 1415 Farnam Street, Omaha, NE 68102


Enjoy slow food made fast with seasonal ingredients from local farmers and producers at Kitchen Table. Order the 1-2-3 Sunday for just $15, where you pair a grilled levain with two sides, including options such as a salted caramel streusel cinnamon pecan roll and a fried egg sandwich.


Lauritzen Gardens

Mother’s Day Brunch Information

Location: 100 Bancroft Street, Omaha, NE 68108

Lauritzen Gardens is offering their annual Mother’s Day brunch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 12 and is the perfect environment for your mom to enjoy her special day, eating delectable meal amongst the beauty of the gardens. Visit their event page for information about the food items offered. This event sells out quickly every year, so make sure to grab tickets as soon as you can!

If you missed your chance this year, you can still enjoy a walk through the gardens between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. We suggest stopping by after brunch at any one of these other Omaha destinations. After all, gardens are the perfect way to celebrate Mom!


Over Easy

Breakfast Menu

Location: 16859 Q Street, Omaha, NE 68135

Over Easy Omaha Brunch

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While Over Easy might not have a separate “brunch” menu, it was named as the best place to have Easter brunch in all of Nebraska by Elle Decor! Draw from their breakfast or lunch menu, depending on what you’re feeling and prepare to be impressed this Mother’s Day.


Le Bouillon

Brunch Menu

Location: 1017 Howard Street, Omaha, NE 68102

Treat your mom like royalty with a trip to Le Bouillon in Old Market for a fancy brunch experience featuring farm-fresh egg dishes, a raw bar, charcuterie boards, and — of course — brunch cocktails.


Le Peep


Locations: 559 N 155th Plaza, Omaha, NE 68154 + 2012 N 117th Ave, Omaha, NE 6816417660 Wright St. #20, Omaha, NE 68130

Visit one of Le Peep’s three locations for your Mother’s Day brunch, selecting from their jam-packed menu that reads like a cookbook. You can’t go wrong with any of their breakfast options — from their crepes to their benedicts and everything in between.


Mantra Bar and Grille

Brunch Menu

Location: 6913 Maple Street, Omaha, NE 68104

Mantra Bar and Grill Omaha Brunch

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Mantra Bar and Grille has thrived in the Benson neighborhood since they opened their doors in 2010. Their delicious dishes fuse the traditional with the unique and have kept the neighborhood hooked on upscale bar food. That includes their brunch menu available every Saturday and Sunday! With plenty of egg dishes, sandwiches, non-egg dishes, salads, desserts and drink specials, mom (and the whole family) will love everything at Mantra.


Railcar Modern American Kitchen

Brunch Menu

Location: 1814 North 144th Street, Omaha, NE 68116

Spoil mom with Nutella French toast topped with crème brûlée, strawberries, fresh whipped cream and local honey at Railcar Modern American Kitchen. Their brunch menu covers all the basics and includes some surprising and delectable options. You’ll love their whole menu featuring made-from-scratch comfort food. Good luck choosing an entree!



Sunday Brunch Buffet Menu

Location: 3125 South 72nd Street, Omaha, NE 68124

For $20.95 a person, Spezia offers a brunch buffet every Sunday to ensure each member of the family can get exactly what they’re craving. The buffet includes a wide variety of breakfast items, lunch items, dessert options and even a cold bar where you can build your own bruschetta — all with a brunch twist! This upscale buffet is the perfect destination for Mother’s Day.


Taxi’s Grille and Bar

Brunch Menu

Location: 1822 North 120th Street, Omaha, NE 68154

Taxi's Grille and Bar Omaha Brunch

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Taxi’s Sunday brunch menu features signature benedicts and omelets, Omaha’s favorite Grand Marnier-dipped French toast, gourmet sandwiches and specialty Mimosas and Bloody Marys. Celebrate Mother’s Day at Taxi’s with some of the finest food in the city any time between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.



Upstream Brewing Company

Brunch Buffet

Location: 514 South 11th Street, Omaha, NE 68102

Upstream Brewing Company serves up amazing food in Old Market and West Omaha for lunch and dinner all week, but they offer a special brunch buffet every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fill your plate with pastries, made-to-order omelets, succulent roast beef, Upstream bread pudding, French toast, two seasonal, weekly specials, biscuits and gravy, scrambled eggs and more! The buffet will cost you $16.95 for adults, $6.95 for children 12 and under and children under 3 are free.



Brunch Menu

Location: 15701 Pacific Street, Omaha, NE 68130

Vincenzo’s is a locally owned and operated Italian restaurant with a simple but exceptional brunch menu — perfect for Mother’s Day! They’ve been chosen as one of the city’s best in Omaha Magazine’s Best of Omaha from 2006 to 2015, so you’re in for a treat.


Where are you going for Mother’s Day brunch?

We’d love to know which local establishment you’re visiting, whether or not it’s on our list! We always enjoy hearing about your favorite restaurants in the area.

Apr 15, 2016 Communities
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