Mother’s Day brunches and dinners

Mother’s Day brunches and dinners

Mother’s Day is one of the most popular days to go out to eat, and virtually all restaurants that serve dinner and brunch will be open and very busy. If you want to take Mom out, I’d make a reservation now at your favorite place.

Napa Angèle

Angèle will celebrate all mamans with a seasonal brunch menu from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and dinner from 5 to 9 p.m. Angèle, 540 Main St., Napa

Be Bubbly

Be Bubbly will serve brunch with singer Clementine Darling from noon to 3 p.m. Be Bubbly, 1407 Second St., Napa,

The Grove at The CIA at Copia

The Mediterranean-inspired Grove Restaurant at the CIA at Copia will serve both á la carte and prix-fixe options: The à la carte brunch starts at 10:30 a.m. with choices ranging from sweet to savory as well as desserts. The four-course pre-fixe menu for dinner is $75 per guest. See menus. Make reservations. The Grove at Copia, 500 First St., Napa,, 707-967-2500

Mother’s Day luncheon with violinist Rose Crelli at the Blue Note
This Mother’s Day, treat the special women in your life to an afternoon at the Blue Note with lunch and the music of violinist Rose Crelli and her band. The menu includes quiche, salad Niçoise and tea sandwiches. Blue Note, 1030 Main St., Napa,

The Meritage Resort and Spa The Meritage Resort and Spa Rosé Brunch will be served from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the B Meritage Ballroom, The last seating time is 2:30 p.m. The cost is $125 for those 14 and above, $50 for 4 to 13 and free for 3 and under. There will be free activities in the Carneros Ballroom for kids plus vendors Gigi Pip with boutique hats and Bonded Monterey with jewelry. Art Association of Napa Valley is holding a Mother’s Day art show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Meritage Resort in the Fountain Court. Artists showing their work are Frank Trozzo, Katherine Zimmer, Dennis Hogan, Susan Loomis, Francine Knittel, Leo Peck, Darlene Merle, Maridee Hays, Sunshine Moeschler and Pam Walton. Meritage Resort, 875 Bordeaux Way, Napa,

Napa Valley Bistro
The dinner special for Mother’s Day is Surf & Turf, and for brunch, classic eggs Benedict with mimosas. Napa Valley Bistro, 975 Clinton St., Napa,

La Toque
La Toque will be celebrating with Mother’s Day dinner. Reservations If you want to celebrate Mom earlier than dinner time, Bank Café and Bar in the Westin will offer a Mother’s Day brunch from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Reserve. Westin Verasa, 1314 McKinstry St., Napa,


May 12