This year, the brunching marathon that is Mother’s Day falls on Sunday, May 9. Restaurants across the city are gearing up for the holiday with special menus for indoor and outdoor dining, as well as beautiful takeout spreads. This year’s celebrations may look different from years prior, but these restaurants around the city offer plenty of options — from classic brunch fare to hot pot meals perfect for sharing. And don’t worry: This list also includes a handful of no-reservation options for last-minute plans.
A number of NYC restaurants are offering outdoor dining, as well as takeout and delivery service. The type of service offered is indicated on each map point. However, this should not be taken as endorsement for dining in, as there are still safety concerns: for updated information on coronavirus cases in your area, please visit the NYC Health Department’s website. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines.Read More