We’ve hand-selected five Panama City Beach restaurants offering Mother’s Day brunch that will easily make any mom feel relaxed, pampered and catered to on her special day. (All the events take place on Mother’s Day, May 13th. Reservations are strongly recommended if establishment allows.)
Firefly Casual Fine Dining There truly is not a more elegant restaurant in Panama City Beach than Firefly. From the moment you step through the beautiful wooden doors, you know this is not your typical beach dining establishment. To really wow mom with an excellent brunch experience, treat her to Chef Derek Langford’s award-winning brunch cuisine and their first-class service. All moms also receive a complementary mimosa.
Doors open at 11:00 a.m. Reservations: (850) 249-FFLY (3359) or FireflyPCB.com
The Grand Marlin For brunch with a view, look no further than The Grand Marlin. With the back walls floor-to-ceiling window panes, and a second-floor deck, mom can enjoy a tranquil, relaxed atmosphere, paired with brunch specials from the kitchen of award-winning Chef Gregg McCarthy. If mom happens to be an oenophile, they also offer an intriguing 80-plus wine bottle selection to compliment any dish.
Schooners Last Local Beach Club Take your mom to a place she loves this Mother’s Day! While there are several great spots to dine in Panama City Beach, Schooners is located on the sandy-white beach with a breathtaking view of the Gulf of Mexico. They will be serving their delectable brunch menu and offering a free glass of champagne or mimosa, and a flower for all of the mothers who dine with them.
Brunch served from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Details: (850) 235-3555 or Schooners.com
Capt. Anderson’s Restaurant Capt. Anderson’s restaurant is one of those rare “family” restaurants that not only survives, but strengthens and improves through the years. Having just celebrated its 50-year anniversary, this waterfront restaurant is staple in Panama City Beach that any mom would be delighted to dine. Explore their “art of seafood” or traditional landmark cuisine for a fresh and savory experience mom will love.
Boar’s Head Restaurant & Tavern There is a unique, European atmosphere when you walk into Boar’s Head on Panama City Beach. Any mom would enjoy its stone walls, many fireplaces, and pillar candle chandeliers. They prepare a lovely buffet brunch that includes smoked salmon, French toast with strawberries and pecans, seafood étouffée, crab cakes, a carving station, and much more!
Montego Bay Seafood & Oyster House This Caribbean-themed restaurant is world-famous for Southern-style seafood, steaks, ribs, raw bar, and the best gumbo and oysters you’re likely to find anywhere. As a Mother’s Day special, they are offering fresh pan-seared red snapper over andouille cheese grits, served with collard greens and topped with creole shrimp sauce and pickled vegetables. All mother’s will also receive a long-stemmed red rose, complimentary glass of red or white wine, and a free dessert. Open from 11 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Details: (850-233-6033) or MontegoBayPCB.com