Celebrate Mother’s Day with a Taste of Nova Scotia

Let’s hear it for Moms around the world; every day, they act as cheerleaders, coaches, inspirations and so much more. Show her your love and appreciation by treating her to a delicious local meal.

Restaurants around the province are switching up their menus in order to pay homage to Mom. From Yarmouth to Membertou, we have your special options all lined up!

Photo of Morris East

HALIFAX/METRO: Moms in the city are sure to be spoiled this year. Start off with brunch at Harbour City Bar and Grill. With options like warm berry and fruit compotes, Seafood Chowder, salads and more, you’re sure to start her day off right.

Once brunch has worn off, head to Morris East to enjoy their Mother’s Day Dinner menu. Their three course meal includes your choice of salad, entrée and dessert. Added bonus: The lively jazz sounds of the Mike Cowie Band at the Bedford location will make her dinner a memorable one.

Photo of: Fleur de Sel - scallops

SOUTH SHORE: For a special spin on traditional brunch favourites, take mom to Fleur de Sel. Whether you indulge in Smoked Salmon Benedict or opt for something simple like French toast, don’t forget to order a specialty brunch cocktail for her!

We’ve also heard that mothers love lobster- if that’s the case, Shore Club Lobster Suppers is opening just in time! Give her the gift of a world famous lobster supper, served with unlimited fresh cultivated mussels and an all-you-can-eat salad bar. 

Seafood crepes

YARMOUTH & ACADIAN SHORE: Is your Mom a seafood lover? If so, she’ll love the menu at The Red Cap Restaurant & Motel. Their à la carte menu includes dishes like Seafood Crepes, Pan Seared Scallops with creamed spinach, and Seafood Linguine. 

A photo of a woman drinking wine at Planters Ridge

BAY OF FUNDY & ANNAPOLIS VALLEY: Planters Ridge Winery is hosting an amazing three-course brunch that’s sure to spark her appetite. Between the Maple Carmelized Garlic & Cheddar Tart, the Espresso Maple Glazed Éclair and a wine pairing with each course, Mom will definitely be thanking YOU for taking her here.

A photo of sushi at Gabrieau's

NORTHUMBERLAND SHORE: Gabrieau’s Bistro is hosting their first ever Mother’s Day Brunch. Depending on when you arrive, you’ll be greeted by items such as traditional breakfast favourites like Eggs Benedict, an array of prepared salads, Chicken Chasseur, homemade sushi and/or a selection of mini desserts.

CAPE BRETON ISLAND: For the Islander Mom, a trip to Kiju’s for their Mother’s Day Buffet would be a great way to show your appreciation. Swing by the breakfast buffet for assorted hot and cold selections and an omelette station, or make it a supper affair and enjoy a pasta station, chef carved hip of beef and more.

A photo of Maple Salmon at Liscombe Lodge

EASTERN SHORE: Treat Mom to breakfast with a view, and take her to brunch at Liscombe Lodge. With selections like an omelette station, herb crusted chicken and their signature Planked Salmon, she’s sure to feel the love.

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