Treat your mom right this Mother's Day and take out for a fancy brunch! She will appreciate it more than a greeting card or a box of chocolates, plus, you will get to share the joy of some of the best food Los Angeles' restaurants can offer. Here are some of our favorite brunch places in and around Los Angeles that are offering something special for Mother's Day: Bouchon will have some Mother's Day brunch specials including buttermilk waffles with Brooks cherries, maple syrup and lemon crème fraiche, Delta green asparagus salad and Dungeness crab and Maine lobster hash. Bouchon Bistro is owned by Thomas Keller, the creator of The French Laundry in Napa, widely considered to be one of the world's finest restaurants, so you know the food is guaranteed to be wonderful. Plus, the upstairs setting overlooking the Canon Gardens in Beverly Hills makes the whole experience perfect. Brunch will be served from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 235 N Canon Dr., Beverly Hills, (310) 271-9910, The Backyard at The W Westwood will have a choice of two courses from a special brunch menu and dessert for $59 on the outdoor, poolside restaurant. A kids menu will also be available. 930 Hilgard Ave., Los Angeles, (310) 443 8218, The Belvedere at the Peninsula Beverly Hills is offering a special three-course menu with free-flowing Nicolas Feuilatte Champagne from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. The price is $128 per person and $45 per child 12 years or younger. 9882 S. Santa Monica Blvd., Beverly Hills, (310) 975-2736,
Cafe del Rey will have a special three-course Mediterranean-inspired brunch from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The $48 prix-fixe menu includes unlimited sparkling wine, mimosas, bloody Marys and sparkling cider. 4451 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, (310) 823-6395, Craft will serve brunch from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The menu includes three courses and is $65 per person. Children 5 and younger are complimentary. 10100 Constellation Blvd, Los Angeles, (310) 279-4180, Esterel's at Sofitel Los Angeles will have a Mother's Day $55 prix-fixe four-course menu with bottomless mimosas and live music by the Miles Davis Jazz Quartet. 8555 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, (310) 358-3979, Hakkasan Beverly Hills will feature a special $48 tasting menu from noon to 8 p.m. The menu includes three courses, a specialty cocktail and an a la carte dessert. 233 N. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, (310)888-8661, The Larder at Tavern and The Larder at Burton Way will both offer brunch and dinner menus to dine in or take out with a four-guest minimum. The brunch is $28 per person and the dinner is $48 per person. Orders for May 11 must be placed by 5 p.m. The Larder at Burton Way, 8500 Burton Way, Los Angeles, (310) 278-8060,; The Larder at Tavern, 11648 San Vicente Blvd., Los Angeles, (310) 806-6464, One Pico will offer a three-course meal for $80 that includes lobster risotto, salmon tartare, a raspberry chocolate tart and more. 1 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, (310) 458-0030, The Pikey will offer a la carte Mother's Day Brunch specials from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. along with $5 glasses and $20 bottles of Sunday House red and white wine. The restaurant will also serve a Mother's Day Sunday night roast from 3 p.m. to 2 a.m. 7617 W Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, (323) 850-5400, Post & Beam will offer a brunch buffet with 14 breakfast, lunch and dessert options for $36 per person and $18 for children 10 years old and younger. There will be one seating at 11:30 a.m. and one at 1:30 p.m. 3767 Santa Rosalia Drive, Los Angeles, (323) 299-5599, Public Kitchen & Bar at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel will offer a special brunch menu for $42 per person. There will also be a tableside bloody Mary cart or $16 bottomless agua fresca mimosas. 7000 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, (323) 466-7000, The Queen Mary is serving a Champagne brunch from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Prices are $59.99 per person and $19.95 per child 12 and younger. 1126 Queens Highway, Long Beach, (562) 499-1606, Riva Bella will serve Mother's Day brunch from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. with an a la carte menu and $15 bottomless mimosas and Aperol spritzers. The restaurant will also serve dinner from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. 9201 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, (310) 278-2060,
The Ritz Carlton Hotel will offer a "Royal Tea Treatment" with "Tea at the Top" tea service at the WP24 restaurant followed by a massage at the spa and a manicure and pedicure. Guests can also add a shampoo, hair style and makeup application. Seatings for the tea service are available at 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. on May 11. Prices are $65 per adult and $20 per child for just the tea service and $310 per person for the entire "Royal Tea Treatment," which includes the tea service and valet parking for one car. 900 W Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, (213) 743-4400, RockSugar Pan Asian Kitchen will have a prix-fixe Mother's Day menu with four courses for $58 per person for parties of two or more. The menu will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. 10250 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, (310) 552-9988, Shutter’s Coast Beach Café & Bar will have a three-course prix-fixe menu for $42 with market greens, Alaskan halibut, mascarpone cheesecake and more. 1 Pico Blvd., Santa Monica, (310) 458-0030, The Sky Room will have a three-course brunch for $49 per person and a live band. 40 S. Locust Ave, Long Beach, (562) 983-2703, Willie Jane will offer its regular brunch menu along with two special dishes in honor of Mother's Day including a potato and chive waffle with smoked salmon and Mama's brown sugar pecan sticky buns. Brunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. 1031 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Los Angeles, (310) 392-2425,