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Feasts to fête Mom

From buffets to mimosa bars, brunch options abound

Staff Writer
Austin 360

Sure, your mom will praise your burnt toast or bagel with a schmear, but if you're looking for a restaurant to celebrate Mother's Day on Sunday, here are some options. Call ahead to see if reservations are needed.

¦ Barton Creek Resort & Spa (8212 Barton Club Drive, 329-7923, www. bartoncreek.com): Brunch buffet. $58.95, $21.95 ages 6-12, $1 per year for 5 and younger. 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

¦ Bistrot Mirabelle (8127 Mesa Drive. 346-7900, www.bistrotmirabelle.com): Special brunch. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

¦ Cannoli Joe's (4715 U.S. 290 W., 892-4444, www.cannolijoes.com): Brunch and dinner buffets. $17.99, $7.99 children 4-12. Brunch 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dinner 3 to 8:30 p.m.

¦ The Carillon (AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, 1900 University Ave. 404-3689, www.thecarillon restaurant.com): Champagne brunch buffet. $55, $19.95 ages 6-12. Free for 5 and younger. 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

¦ Fall Creek Vineyards (1820 County Road 222, Tow, 325-379-5361, www.fcv.com): Three-course wine luncheon. $39. Children's menu available for 12 years and younger, $14. 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

¦ Foreign & Domestic (306 E. 53rd St. 459-1010, www.foodanddrinkaustin.com): Fixed-price brunch. $30. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

¦ Hyatt Regency Austin Downtown on the Lake (208 Barton Springs Road, 480-2035): Brunch buffet. $58. $27 children. 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

¦ Lakeway Resort and Spa (101 Lakeway Drive, 261-7323, www.lakewayresort andspa.com): Brunch buffet. $55 per adult and $20 for children 12 and younger (plus tax and gratuity). 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

¦ Max's Wine Dive (207 San Jacinto Blvd., 904-0111, www.maxswine dive.com): Brunch buffet in the Underground. $29, $10 for kids. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

¦ Opal Divine's (The Freehouse: 700 W. Sixth St. 477-3308; Penn Field: 3601 S. Congress Ave, Suite K. 707-0237; Marina: 12709 Mopac & Parmer Lane, 733-5353, www.opaldivines.com): Special brunch menu. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

¦ Paggi House (200 Lee Barton Drive, 473-3700, www.paggihouse.com): Brunch buffet. $35, $12 for kids. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

¦ Roaring Fork (10850 Stonelake Blvd. 342-2700, www.roaringfork.com): Special brunch menu. Menu prices vary. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

¦ Sagra (1610 San Antonio St. 535-5988, www.sagrarestaurant.net): Brunch buffet. $24, $8 mimosa bar. 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

¦ Sullivan's Steakhouse (300 Colorado St. 495-6504, sullivanssteakhouse.com): Three-course brunch. $32. Children's menu $8. 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

¦ TNT/Tacos and Tequila (507 Pressler St. 436-8226, www.tntgrill.com): Brunch buffet includes champagne and fresh fruit mimosas. $18.95, $6.95 kids 6-10, free for younger than 5. Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

¦ Urban An American Grill (11301 Domain Drive, 490-1511, www.urbanatthe domain.com/): Brunch buffet. $45. $15 per child. $36 per senior. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

— LeeAnn Pendley