Mother's Day Brunch Ideas from Destin to 30A

To those of you trying to plan Mother’s Day (or just an epic Sunday Funday) on the Emerald Coast, whether you’re in Destin or 30A, we’ve got what you need! We know the Emerald Coast, and we know brunch. Since Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 12th, we thought we’d compile a list of our favorite places that are offering a special brunch just for the wonderful lady in your life. These are all mom-approved, we promise!

Mother's Day Brunch Destin - Gibson Beach Rentals


Show up hungry and eat to your heart’s desire at this year’s Mother’s Day Brunch at The Henderson.  If you thought last year’s event was amazing, wait until you see what they’ve got going on this year! Treat Mom to a Grand Buffet with all the fixings with seatings at 10 AM and 1 PM on May 12. She will be greeted with a complimentary glass of sparkling wine or apple cider, a rose, and entertainment.  The cost for this event is $75 per adult and $24 for children ages 5-12. After brunch, head over to the Grand Lawn at the Henderson for a Sweet Sunday Sip and Shop, Mother’s Day Market.  This elevated farmer’s market will feature live music, a mimosa bar, and a silent auction benefiting The Sonder Project.

The Mother’s Day Brunch at The Emerald Grande is one of a kind event you can treat your mom to from 10AM-2PM on May 12! The Emerald Grande is offering Brunch in the Grande Vista Bar & Grill and also the Harborview room. This event tends to book pretty quickly, so we highly recommend making a reservation.  The cost for adults starts at $29 per person and children 3+ starts at $14.

Mother's Day Brunch Miramar Beach - Gibson Beach Rentals


If you’re staying at one of our rentals in the Sandestin area, the Mother’s Day Brunch at Sandcastles Restaurant is the perfect location for you! The Hilton is located on the Sandestin® Golf and Beach Resort and is accessible by the Sandestin® Tram.  If you’re not staying on the Resort, that’s no problem! Dining at Sandcastles is open to the public.  This special Mother’s Day Brunch is from 11:30 AM – 3 PM on May 12.  The cost for adults is $38.95 and children ages 6-12 are $16.95.

You could go for the traditional restaurant experience for Mother’s Day, or you can give your mom a memorable lunch cruise onboard the Solaris Yacht. Cruise the local waters while indulging in a chef-prepared lunch fit for a queen. This is a 2.5-hour cruise starting at 1 PM on May 12. The cost per adult is $65, children ages 3-10 are $38, and infants ages 0-2 are $20.

Mother's Day Brunch 30A - Gibson Beach Rentals


If you’re thinking about having brunch overlooking the Choctawhatchee Bay, then this is definitely worth crawling out of bed for! The Bay in Santa Rosa Beach is offering a special Mother’s Day Brunch buffet with a wide spectrum of food options, both savory and sweet; you’ll be sure to find something you like! The Brunch Buffet will be open from 11 AM – 4 PM on Sunday, May 12.

Treat Mom and the special ladies in your life to Vue on 30A’s Mother’s Day Brunch. This beautiful beachfront dining experience features a buffet of brunch favorites and excellent service. Brunch is from 10:30AM-2:30 PM on May 12. The cost for adults is $49.95 and children ages 4-12 are $15.95. Reservations are required so make sure to call ahead!

Now that your mouth is watering from all of these delicious ideas, we hope you treat your mom (or lucky lady) to a wonderful Mother’s Day! For some other ideas for your trip this Spring, check out our Newsletter.

Mother's Day Brunch Ideas from Destin to 30A