This Mother’s Day, treat mom to an unforgettable gourmet spread of delectable dishes and drinks at the Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet on Sunday, May 14 at Wheelhouse Kitchen and Cocktails in Grand Rapids (67 Ottawa Ave SW).
Wheelhouse welcomes guests in with a lively, superior atmosphere featuring contemporary decor, vivid artwork, weathered wood tables and a casual ambiance to accommodate every occasion. In honor of Mother’s Day, an arrangement of beautiful blossoms will adorn the center of each table.
The Mother’s Day Brunch begins at 10 a.m. with a mouth-watering menu of breakfast essentials, including made-to-order omelettes, scrambled eggs, thick-cut bacon and sausage, chicken and dumplings with house-made biscuits, brioche French toast with a seasonal fruit compote and creme Chantilly, smoked salmon crepes and egg strata.
Kick off your meal with a round of exquisite hand-crafted drinks created by Wheelhouse Bar Manager Daren Palacios. Brighten the day with a sunny mimosa, featuring a refreshing, sparkling citrus flavor, or take a trip to the Bloody Mary bar, stocked with an array of toppings to please any palate, including candied bacon strips, various cheeses, olives, hot sauces, cubed ham and an array of spices. Tailor your Bloody Mary to be as spicy or as mild as you please and revel in the rich, creamy texture and punch of flavor that will have you in line for seconds.
While brunch concludes at 2:30 p.m., the celebration is far from over. Beginning at 4 p.m., Wheelhouse will offer a special Mother’s Day dinner and drink menu. Whet your appetite with a signature cocktail, a mug of ice-cold craft beer or a glass of crisp white or hearty red wine.Pass around a few unique, shareable appetizers, such as pan-fried goat cheese with crisp crostini or the jumbo Eastern Shore crab cakes with orange slaw. Keep the meal light with a refreshing salad, such as the farm green salad sprinkled with dried Michigan cherries, fennel, goat cheese, toasted walnuts and house-made vinaigrette, or the classic cobb salad with grilled chicken, avocado, bleu cheese crumbles, smoked bacon bits, hard-boiled egg and creamy green goddess dressing. Choose from a variety of rich, one-of-a-kind entrees, including juicy bistro filet mignon with potato puree, haricot verts, roasted garlic and salsa verde; crispy pork belly with sweet maple mustard-soy glaze and smoked apple butter; apple wood smoked Montreal brisket and frites with apple maple barbecue sauce; and many more tastebud-satisfying selections.
Be sure to leave room for dessert! Satiate any sweet tooth with a plate of shareable cinnamon and sugar-coated doughnut bites injected with a gooey raspberry bourbon filling and a side of homemade whipped cream. Pair your post-meal coffee with a warm chocolate chip cookie with cream chantilly or treat yourself to a slice of chocolate coulant cake with coffee ganache, raspberry sauce, cookie crumbles and a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
No matter what you order, Wheelhouse goes above and beyond to make the meal memorable, considering everything from the proper garnish to dietary restrictions when preparing your dish.
Give Mom the thanks she deserves and a dining experience she won’t soon forget at Wheelhouse Kitchen and Cocktails.
Book your reservation today by filling out a reservation request online at WheelhouseGrandRapids.com or call (616) 226-3319.
What: Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet & Dinner
Where: Wheelhouse Kitchen and Cocktails, 67 Ottawa Ave SW in Grand Rapids
When: Sunday, May 14, brunch from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and dinner from 4-8 p.m.
Cost: $26 per person for adults, $14.94 for kids and free for children ages 2 and under.