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Mother’s Day Brunch in Marina del Rey

It’s time to up your brunch game for this year’s Mother’s Day. Go beyond the eggs benny and champagne and add warm sunshine plus a view of the harbor to your Mother’s Day selfies.

Here’s a list of where to go in Marina del Rey on May 12 to celebrate Moms, Grandmoms and even Pet Moms (yes, because May 11 is National Dog Mom Day).  

Cafe del Rey

4451 Admiralty Way

$52 per adult; $26 teens; $15 kids 12 and under. 

Brunch from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

The menu: chilled shrimp, calamari fritti,  crisp Faroe Island salmon, and slow roasted prime rib steak and eggs.

Bonus: Nearly every table in the restaurant enjoys relaxing harbor and marina views.

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Cast & Plow

Located inside the The Ritz-Carlton Marina del Rey, 4375 Admiralty Way

$88 per adult, $36 per child (12 and under)

Brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The menu: Four-course brunch with a dessert island and liquid nitrogen ice-cream station.

Bonus: Live music and photo booth!

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Hornblower Cruises

Boarding at Fisherman’s Village

$85 per person

Two-hour brunch cruise in the scenic harbor; choose from 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. departures  

The menu: A brunch buffet with bottomless Champagne or sparkling cider, a late afternoon supper cruise, or elegant dinner cruise with a complimentary boarding glass of bubbly and live music entertainment.

Bonus: Prearrange for a rose bouquet by calling in your reservation before 5 p.m. on May 8 by calling 310-301-6000.

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Tony P's Dockside Grill

4445 Admiralty Way

$39.95 per adult; $12.95 kids 7–12; $8.95 kids 6 and under

Brunch buffet until 4:15 p.m. Seatings available at 10 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12 p.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Menu:  Highlights include fresh baked croissants, shrimp cocktail, Italian Orzo & Broccoli Salad, Alfredo Pasta, Blackened Cajun Chicken Pasta, Grilled Salmon, carving stations and a kids table with mini corn dogs, mac & cheese and more. 

Bonus: Enjoy a complimentary glass of Champagne or Mimosa, as well as fresh squeezed OJ.  

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The Warehouse

4499 Admiralty Way

$51.95 per adult; $19.95 per child (ages 3 to 12)

Brunch from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The menu: Sunday Brunch Buffet offers two complimentary glasses of champagne and an on-site photographer (in case your memories require more than a selfie) along with an endless feast of omelets, pancakes, waffles, Eggs Benedict, lox & bagels, and other mouthwatering breakfast items, plus a carving station, seafood bar, an array of Mexican dishes, Asian-style goodies, and more. Reservations are for parties of up to 8 people only.

Bonus: The kitschy nautical interior is unique and makes for a fun brunch spot!

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Whiskey Red's

13813 Fiji Way

$59.95 per adult, $29.95 per child (ages 5 to 12)

Brunch from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The menu: Buffet features herb crusted Prime Rib, slow roasted turkey, honey mustard baked ham, Crab Legs, Raw Bar, Bottomless Mimosas, Bloody Mary Bar and complimentary Flower for Mom.

Bonus: This place has one of the best waterfront views in the Marina–perfect for impressing Moms!

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