Your mom has spent the entirety of your life cooking for you, cleaning for you, folding your laundry, helping with homework, lending you money, teaching you the ways of the world, and even loving you through those difficult teenage years. This Mother’s Day, it’s time to show your mom just how much you appreciate all the sacrifices she’s made for you over the years. And while presents are nice, if your mom’s a foodie, Miami is replete with top-tier restaurants with menus guaranteed to wow her. If you’re headed out in the Magic City this Mother’s Day, look no further than these epic eateries:
Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink | 130 NE 40th Street
If your mom loves elevated American fare, head to Michael’s Genuine Food & Drink in the Design District. The brand’s flagship restaurant opened its doors in 2007 and has since become an icon of the Miami culinary scene. This Mother’s Day, treat your mom to delicious fare like yellowfin tuna crudo, kimchi eggs benedict, or breakfast pizza, and end the meal with a sweet treat like Mexican spice French toast, chia pudding, churros with dulce de leche, or mini donuts with chocolate custard.
Sweet Liberty Drinks & Supply Company | 90 NE 39th Street
Treat your mother to a seasonal (and scrumptious) meal this Mother’s Day at Sweet Liberty. Start with an order of tuna poke, have their famous Bangin’ Brunch Burrito, made from braised pork butt, scrambled free-range eggs, queso fresco, and roasted green chiles, and sip some delicious and creative cocktails along with your meal, like the peach and almond bellini or a chamomile margarita.
Swan | 90 NE 39th Street
Does your mom enjoy a decadent meal? If so, she’ll go wild for the fare at Swan. This stylish eatery’s menu is full of over-the-top dishes, like French toast with pecans, candied oranges, and amaretto whipped cream, bourbon caramel cinnamon rolls with sea salt, wagyu pastrami hash, and ham and truffle omelets. Swan also serves some of the city’s most delicious cocktails, like the Flowers, a combination of prosecco, St. Germain, rose, and lavender, or the Mon Chérie, a mixture of cherry-infused buffalo trace bourbon, vanilla, angostura bitters, and white chocolate.
Blue Collar | 6730 Biscayne Boulevard
In search of a stick-to-your-ribs meal for mom this Mother’s Day? Blue Collar has got you covered. Whether she orders the pork and beans with fried eggs and toast, the brioche French toast with bananas foster sauce, the duck confit muffin, or the four-cheese mac and cheese, she’s sure to leave just as delighted by the meal itself as she is by your company.
Bagatelle Miami | 220 21st Street
Elegant, intimate, and home to some of Miami’s most creative French Mediterranean fare, Bagatelle is the perfect place to treat the mom who deserves a little something special this Mother’s Day. Start with the acai parfait with coconut, agave, banana, chia, and granola, enjoy a black truffle flatbread pizza for your main course, and have a few mimosas, bellinis, or a carafe of sangria along with your meal for good measure.
Whether she’s in the mood for cocktails, crudo, or kimchi, there’s a restaurant in Miami guaranteed to wow your mom this Mother’s Day, so make this one special and book those reservations before someone else scoops them up.