Mother’s Day is this Sunday and what better way to celebrate than by taking Mom out to a delicious, socially distanced brunch? With extra precautions in place to ensure safety, restaurants are opening back up and ready for you on this special occasion! Lakeview East has you covered with a full list of places that Mom is sure to love. Check them out below and hurry to make your reservation!


Wake N’ Bacon

420 W. Belmont

Wake N’ Bacon is a playful environment serving comfort foods with Latin and Asian influences. With a stylish and chic interior including a garden bed of flowers hanging from their ceiling, Wake N’ Bacon is the perfect place to take Mom for a celebratory brunch. Make sure to take photos with mom for your Mother’s Day social post at this Instagram worthy location!

Click here to make your reservation!


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Eggsperience Pancakes and Café

3233 N. Broadway

Everything about Eggsperience Café is warm, bright and sunny. Could there be a better environment to take Mom this Mother’s Day? Plus, with every purchase of an entrée, you can treat Mom to a free mimosa. Sounds like a deal to me!

No reservation needed but call ahead to make sure there’s available seating.





Photo: Klein’s Bakery Instagram

Klein’s Bakery and Café

426 W. Diversey

Klein’s Bakery & Cafe is a charming Venezuelan coffee and sweet shop with something for everyone. From savory breakfast items and top-notch coffees to specialty desserts, pastries and cakes, Klein’s Bakery & Cafe is a local favorite. 

Take your mom here for brunch and you can even surprise her with Klein’s special Mother’s Day Surprise Box! Featuring roses, chocolate covered strawberries, and macarons in a beautiful white box finished with a giant bow, you can shower Mom with brunch AND a gift all at the same place!

Order a Mother’s Day Surprise Box here!



Uncommon Ground 

3800 N. Clark

Uncommon Ground is open for brunch this Mother’s Day featuring contemporary comfort cuisine with an emphasis on seasonal, regional, organic ingredients and live performances. With Greenstar Brewing attached to the restaurant featuring an ever changing selection of seasonal and certified organic beer, both Mom and Dad will enjoy this brunch!

Click here to make your reservation!


El Nuevo Mexican Restaurant

2914 N. Clark

Take Mom out to a delicious and authentic Mexican brunch! Featuring Bottomless mimosas from 12-3pm and an inviting environment, she will be sure to enjoy every moment. Offering a wide variety of dishes including Carne Asada en salsa molcajete, Salmon en chipotle con duraznos, and Camarones de coco; the menu has something for everyone!

Click here to book your reserveration!


Mortar and Pestle 

3108 N. Broadway

This modern-American corner café serves delicious brunch food with a lighter alternative selection. The cuisine is culturally diverse and always has a good crowd.

Mortar & Pestle is only open until 3PM and does not take reservations, so get in early to try their popular avocado toast on their Broadway-adjacent sidewalk café! 






3441 N. Halsted

Lark’s dining experience is hip, fun, and perfect for Mother’s Day brunch . The food menu features “best of” casual comfort food including artisan wood-fired pizza, burgers, sandwiches, and entrées. Enjoy their signature cocktails while playing a game with the family under their string-lit patio.

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Bites Asian Kitchen + Bar

3313 N. Clark

Located 3 blocks south of Wrigley Field, BITES serves a variety of Asian-American comfort foods inspired by Chef Derek Intapura’s upbringing as a Thai-American. The festive back patio is perfect to bring Mom or if the weather isn’t ideal, sit inside for an enjoyable experience.

Click here to make your reservation!