Mother’s Day is on May 13, and what better way to honor the moms in your life than by treating them to brunch at one of the best restaurants in the North of Boston area? We at Andersen Group Realty have curated a list of restaurants sure to please the whole family. Each restaurant below accepts reservations and can accommodate large groups. Whether Mom likes five star fare or the comfort of a diner, this list has you covered.
15 3rd Avenue, Burlington, MA
The Bancroft is a sleek, contemporary take on the American steakhouse. The menu is both elegant and modern. Along with traditional cuts of steak, there are twists like the Skirt Steak with Charred Avocado and Chipotle Butter. If seafood is more to your liking, try the crab cakes, updated with fried plantains.
10 Wayside Road, Burlington, MA
The Capital Grille is a chain of restaurants that makes excellence their standard. The menu is refined and the food will never disappoint. From their Lobster and Crab Burger to the Filet Mignon, options here are rich in flavor. This is a great option for those looking for a quiet, personalized experience.
6 Wayside Road, Burlington, MA
Seasons 52 specializes in rustic cooking techniques like brick oven roasting and wood fire grilling. Enjoy $5 libations, such as a classic mimosa or Bloody Mary, or branch out to a champagne Bellini or sangria. The fare here gets a satisfying rural makeover: try the Brick Oven Brioche French Toast with a blueberry-infused maple syrup, or the Vegetable Frittata made with pasture-raised eggs. Take your family here if you prefer updated brunch classics with a farmhouse twist.
300 District Avenue, Burlington, MA
Island Creek Oyster Bar combines seafood and brunch into something spectacular. Brunch here is for families who love seafood and culinary adventuress, like the Yellowfin Tuna Melt, the Brown Butter Lobster Benedict, or the Salt Cod Croquettes. The menu here is rich and filling; your family will love the fresh takes on fresh fish.
26 Cambridge Street, Burlington MA
Cafe Escadrille has won Open Table’s Diner’s Choice Award for best restaurant three years running. Not only does the restaurant serve traditional five star dishes like Escargot and Oysters Rockefeller, but they also branch out with offerings like the Swordfish Kabob and Baked Stuffed Shrimp.
2400 District Ave, Burlington MA
Tuscan Kitchen is a classic Italian restaurant featuring robust dishes. On Sundays, everything is family-style. Enjoy their meat and cheese pairings, homemade meatballs and chicken marinated in Nonna Carmela’s secret recipe with handmade fusilli pasta, spit-roasted sirloin, and cannolis made in-house.
14 Thompson Street, Winchester, MA
The Waterfield Kitchen focuses on local, seasonal ingredients in contemporary cuisine. Split the Artichoke and Cream Cheese Fritters with your family members, then order the Chicken Banh Mi for yourself. Creative takes on classic sandwiches are staples here, so this is a great spot for those who prefer updated comfort food.
831 Main Street, Winchester, MA
Cafe Piazza Dolce describes itself as classically Italian with new-age roots. If Mom loves all things pizza, pasta, Panini, or pastry, take her here. She will have options aplenty, like the Dutch Oven Gnocchi, the Uovo Pizza, the Fornax Panino, or Homemade Tiramisu. They even have gelato for those who prefer a lighter dessert.
32 Waterfield Road, Winchester, MA
Black Horse Tavern is a great venue for those who prefer a more casual setting. Your family can indulge in traditional pub fare or in Black Horse Tavern’s specialty dishes–the menu is extensive. There is something for everyone on this menu, from burgers to salads and their signature entrees. Items labeled with an asterisk are tavern favorites, so be sure to try at least one!
Treat the moms in your life with a meal at one of these restaurants. Remember, Mother’s Day reservations fill quickly, so be sure to book your table now. If you’re interested in relocating to Winchester, Burlington, or the surrounding neighborhoods, Andersen Group Realty will help you find your dream home. Contact us now.