Honoring Mom

Appears in the May 2019 issue.

Celebrate the special woman in your life at one of several area events on May 12

Bolingbrook Golf Club
Custom omelets, carving stations, a wide assortment of desserts make for a relaxing celebration. $49.95/adult, $27.95/child ages 4 to 12 (ages 3 and under free). 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Discount for members. Bolingbrook Golf Club, 2001 Rodeo Dr., Bolingbrook. bolingbrookgolfclub.com

Brookfield Zoo
Enjoy a Champagne brunch featuring an omelet and carving stations, plus accompaniments, a sweets table, and more. Afterward, take Mom on a walk through the zoo to see her favorite animals. Reservations are required. Price includes zoo admission and parking. $42.95/adult, $32.95/child ages 3 to 11. 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. seatings. Brookfield Zoo, 8400 31st St., Brookfield. czs.org

Elements at Water Street
Classical breakfast favorites including eggs Benedict, a made-to-order omelet station, Belgian waffle bar, carving station, seafood, and more. Unlimited French Champagne poured tableside. 4 p.m. seating exchanges brunch items with an array of dinner entrées and sides. 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 4 p.m. seatings. $59/adult, $29/child 12 and under. Elements at Water Street, 123 Water St., Naperville. elementsnaperville.com

Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort
This lavish brunch for Mom includes a chef-driven buffet, a fashion show, kids’ activities, and complimentary mimosas for the ladies. $53.95/adult, $19.95/child ages 5 to 12 (ages 4 and under free). 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. seatings. 3500 Midwest Rd., Oak Brook. oakbrookhillsresort.com

Hotel Baker
Brunch at the historic waterfront hotel will include omelet, waffle,
seafood, and carving stations, along with traditional breakfast and lunch dishes, plus dessert. $55/adult, $27/child ages 4 to 12 (3 and under free).
9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. 100 W. Main St., St. Charles. hotelbaker.com

Lucille Restaurant
Find eggs Benedict, French toast, baked Atlantic salmon, and more at 10 gourmet food stations. Mimosas, Bellini’s, and a Bloody Mary bar keep the adults grinning while kids will be wowed by their own buffet. Reservations required. $60/adult, $16/child ages 6 to 12, $10/child ages 3 to 5. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Lucille Restaurant, 100 Drury Ln., Oakbrook Terrace. lucillerestaurant.com

Mesón Sabika
A special station-style Mother’s Day Brunch includes popular tapas, a carving station with prime rib, a complimentary mimosa for each adult, desserts made to order, and an outdoor grilling station (weather permitting). Reservations required. $49.95/adult, $22.95/child ages 7 to 12 (6 and under free). 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 1025 Aurora Ave., Naperville. mesonsabika.com

Pheasant Run
Pheasant Run Resort celebrates amazing women with breakfast favorites. $42.95/adult, $19.95/child ages 5 to 12 (4 and under free). 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Reservations recommended. 4051 East Main St., St. Charles. pheasantrun.com

Photo courtesy Chicago Zoological Society