Celebrate Mother’s Day With a Yummy Brunch in Jersey City

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If you’re left scrambling every year to find a Mother’s Day gift, consider this a sign—it’s time to make plans for Mother’s Day!

Before you preorder that chocolate covered fruit bouquet and card for mom, read the rest of this post. Those bouquets taste great, but a yummy brunch will be more fun for both of you. And if you’re a mom, share this list with your family…just in case they’re stumped for ideas.

Read on to plot your brunch plans this year, whatever your brunch style!

Mother’s Day Brunch in Jersey City

Is there anyone who doesn’t like brunch? Morning people who are ravenous at 6 am should grab a few almonds beforehand to avoid feeling “hangry” while waiting for food—trust us, brunch usually includes a wait! There are so many great restaurants in Jersey City where you can enjoy a Mother’s Day brunch this year. We’ve listed a few below for your convenience. (Reserve your spot if you can!)


Satis Bistro

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Brunch is served: Saturday and Sunday, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

What to expect: A slightly noisy atmosphere with exposed brick and perfectly plated Italian-leaning dishes.

Must order: Baked Eggs with Creamy Polenta


Marco & Pepe


Brunch is served: Tuesday – Sunday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

What to expect: A hipster brunch spot with a rustic feel and all of the customary comfort foods (done right).

Must order: Huevos Rancheros


Battello (Special Mother’s Day Brunch)

Directions | Reservations

Brunch is served: Sunday, May 8, seatings start at 11 am

What to expect: A full-on breakfast buffet with jazz music and great views across the Hudson.

Must order: It’s a buffet brunch—sample everything from their House Made Waffles with Mascarpone Whipped Cream to Leg of Lamb.

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The Hamilton Inn

Directions | Reservations

Brunch is served:

What to expect: A tiny but ultra-popular brunch spot that’s been awarded as one of Open Table’s Best 100 Brunch Restaurants in the Country.

Must order: Filet Benedict (Grass Fed Filet Mignon, Horseradish Cream, Hollandaise, and home fries on the side)




Brunch is served:

What to expect: Authentic Cuban staples served up in a no-frills (think paper placemats) tiny restaurant with a pretty tin ceiling.

Must order: The #3 (two eggs, mashed green plantains, fried cheese, salami, toast, Spanish coffee, and orange juice)


Fire & Oak

Directions | Reservations

Brunch is served: Sunday, May 8, seatings start at 11 am

What to expect: White napkins and warm wood-lined walls inside, a sunlit patio outside (that may or may not be open—we’re not making promises).

Must order: This is a buffet complete with carving stations and a complimentary mimosa. Try it all!



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Brunch is served:

What to expect: Amazing lighting (when you see the basket lights above the bar, you’ll know), cool stripped down brick-and-mortar construction, delectable pan-Asian cuisine.

Must order: Bacon Pad Thai


Skinner’s Loft

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Brunch is served:

What to expect: Your favorite burger spot turned new favorite brunch spot. Sit on the sunny rooftop patio under cheerful umbrellas.

Must order: Eggs Florentine (house-made buttermilk biscuits!)


Have a favorite spot that’s not on the list? Hosting a special Mother’s Day Brunch? Let us know in the comments?

Host Mother’s Day at Home in Jersey City

Not all of us are excited about hosting a Mother’s Day brunch if it means cleaning the apartment top-to-bottom. But if you live at The Morgan in Provost Square, you can use our luxury community amenities and fire up one of the on-site grills, invite friends and family to gather in the outdoor entertainment area with a fire pit and TV, and spend the day or evening celebrating!

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