Restaurateur Gabriel Stulman (behind Fairfax, Charlie Bird, Fedora) brings another hit with Simon & the Whale, his first-floor flagship at the Freehand Hotel. Here, find sorrento lemon mascarpone danishes, griddled banana bread with date syrup and ricotta artichoke popovers that make the perfect Mother's Day feast.
Show some love for the woman who raised you by treating her to the best Mother’s Day brunch NYC has to offer on May 12th. And that doesn’t necessarily mean some crazy expensive place, either. While, we'll show some of the classic spots for Mother’s Day brunch, we're also all about unexpected destinations that demonstrate how well you know the mom you've got. Amazing food and warm hospitality sets the stage for all else.
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Whether you’ll be heading to the Whitney Museum after brunch and want somewhere near, or will be kicking it in Bushwick near your pad (Mom’s got to check out your neck of the woods sometime!) we’ve got you covered. Whether mama prefers chicken and waffles fan or one of the city’s best cocktails (hey, who said she can’t have both?) From charming Greenwich Village bistros to uptown fine dining restaurants, use this handy guide to find some of the best brunch in NYC.