Where to Take Mom for Mother's Day Brunch


By Becky Ogann

Here's a list of local restaurants that are having a special Mother's Day Brunch. Make your reservations now, many of the restaurants we spoke to are already filling up!

Our list is always growing. Email any we've missed to webmaster@kcrg.com.

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Cibo Fusion Restaurant and Lounge
685 Marion Blvd Marion IA 52302 Tel: (319) 447-1414
$24.99/adult and $16.99/kids
9:00am - 3:00pm
Full buffet featuring made to order omelets, broiled red snapper and more. Click here for menu.
Reservations recommended.

The Clarion Hotel and Convention Center
525 33rd Avenue S.W., Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404,
319/366-8671 or 1-877-949-2992
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Seniors $22.25 Adults $24.00 Children $12.25 Children under 4 are free. Cost includes Tax and Gratuity.
Full Buffet Omelet and Waffle Station.  Prime rib of beef and Baked Bone Ham Carved on the line.  Peel and eat shrimp, Sage stuffed Chicken, Teriyaki Glazed Salmon, Kids Buffet, Build your own Sundae station plus more!
Please call for reservations.

CR Chophouse
200 1st Ave NE Cedar Rapids IA 52401 Tel: (319) 362-2260
$19.00/adults, $12/kids 5-12, kids 4 and under free
9:00am - 2:00pm
Buffet featuring omelets, pancakes, a steamship round, ham, leg of lamb, smoked salmon
Reservations recommended.

Daniel Arthur’s
821 3rd Ave SE Cedar Rapids IA 52403 Tel: (319) 362-9340
11:00am - 2:00pm
Buffet featuring North Atlantic salmon crusted in pumpkin seeds with lemon caper butter, flatiron steak with bleu cheese and balsamic reduction, sauteed chicken portabella cream sauce. Click here for full menu.
Reservations recommended.

Granite City Food & Brewery
4755 1st Ave SE Cedar Rapids IA 52403 Tel: (319) 395-7500
$15.99/adult $5.99/kids 5-9
9:00am - 2:00pm (doors open at 8:45am)
All-you can eat, not including drinks. Crab encrusted salmon, Tuscan shrimp fettuccini, glazed ham instead of roast beef, Denver eggs with cheese. Other items similar to the 
Sunday brunch menu.
Reservations not accepted, first come/first serve.

Huntington's Restaurant
1107 7th Ave Marion IA 52302 Tel: (319) 373-0414
*Breakfast from 8:00am - 10:30am
$8.29/adults, $3.99/kids
Buffet featuring scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, biscuits gravy and other breakfast items.
*Brunch from 10:30am - 2:00pm

$14.29/adults, $7.99/kids
Buffet featuring all of the breakfast plus salad, carved turkey, prime rib, and mashed potatoes & gravy.
Reservations recommended for both breakfast and brunch.

The Longbranch
90 Twixt Town Rd NE Cedar Rapids IA 52402 Tel: (319) 377-6386
$19.99/adults, $18.99/seniors, $9.99/12 and under, 4 and under free
Buffet featuring scrambled eggs, roast beef, baked chicken, Iowa ham, broiled cod with dill sauce, salad, deserts.
Reservations recommended.

3847 1st Ave SE Cedar Rapids IA 52402 Tel: (319) 364-6125
$22.95/adults, $7.95/under 13, under 5 free
10:00am - 2:00pm
Buffet featuring roasted prime rib, honey glazed baked ham, Midwestern fried chicken, salads, fresh breads, seafood, imported cheeses, desserts, pies and more.
Reservations recommended.

Zins Taste
227 2nd Ave SE Cedar Rapids IA 52401 Tel: (319) 363-9467
$12 for three items and a beverage
Each brunch includes three of their special small plate brunch items including eggs Benedict, smoked salmon scrambler, mushroom & fontina crepes, and much more. Click here for menu.
Reservations recommended.


Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center - Edgewater Grill
300 East 9th St. Coralville, Iowa 52241 319-688-4000
$11/adults includes juice and coffee, $4/kids
Buffet featuring sausage, bacon, hash browns, fruit, yogurt, made to order pancakes, French toast, made to order omelets. You order off menu as well.
Time: 6:30 - noon
Reservations recommended.

Iowa River Power Company
501 1st Ave Coralville IA 52241 Tel: (319) 351-1904

$15.95 for 11-year-olds and up, $8.95 for 5-10 yr olds
10:00am - 1:00pm
Buffet includes prime rib, smoked salmon and honey ham.
Click here for brunch menu.

River City Beefstro Bar Grille
1210 1st Ave Coralville, IA 52241 (319) 351-1551
$21.95/adults, $9.95/kids 5-12 (4 and under free)
9:00am - 1:30pm
Buffet featuring chef carved prime rib, chipolte penne pasta with veggies, chicken marsala, pecan crusted pork loin, cod neptune, breakfast favorites. Light and healthy selections. Dessert bar. Kids corner. Non alcoholic drinks included.
Reservations recommended.

Robert's Buffet at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort
3184 Hwy 22, Riverside, IA 52327 (319) 648-1234
$16.99 per person, Kids ages 5-12 $8.50, 4 and under free
Brunch served 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Dinner Buffet served 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Buffet includes carving station with roast prime rib, smoked steamship ham, breakfast selections, seafood, sweet Mom's delights, Asian entrees, salads, desserts, a chocolate fountain, fresh fruit and a kids favorites.

Rugger's Cafe
420 Community Drive North Liberty, IA 52317 (319) 626-2402
(more info coming soon)

Sheraton Iowa City Hotel
210 S Dubuque Street Iowa City, Iowa 52240 (319) 337-4058
Adults $21.95, Kids $17.95
10:00am - 1:00pm
All-you-can-eat buffet.
Reservations recommended.


The Colony Inn
741 47th Ave Amana IA 52203 Tel: (319) 622-3030
*Breakfast family style from 7:30am - 10:00am for $9.95.
11:00am - 5:30pm
*Lunch Special Menu
Includes ham, smoked pork shop, Swiss steak, fried shrimp, fried chicken, wiener schnitzel. You can also order off the menu.
Reservations Recommended

Ox Yoke Inn
4420 220th Trail P.O. Box 230 Amana IA 52203 Tel: (800) 233-3441
$14.99/adult, $9.99/kids
9:00am - 2:00pm
Buffet featuring chicken alfredo, batter codfish, oven baked steak, scrambled eggs with toppings, waffles, French toast, vegetables, twenty homemade salads, and pastries
Reservations recommended.

Ronneburg Restaurant
4408 220th Trail Amana IA 52203 Tel: (319) 622-3641
$16.95/adults, $3.95/kids 2-5, $6.95/kids 5-12
7:00am - 10:00am 
Includes family style pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage and ham.
*Brunch starts at 10:30am
Mother's Day special of oven baked steak and amana ham served family style with mashed potatoes/gravy broccoli salad green beans in mushroom sauce and more.You can also order off the regular menu.
Reservations recommended.


320 E 4th St Waterloo IA 50703 (319) 274-8888
$16.95/adults, $8.95/children
11:00am - 2:00pm
Price includes entree, two sides, dessert, non-alcoholic drink. Mimosas $2.
Reservations recommended.

The Isle
777 Isle of Capri Blvd. Waterloo IA 50701 Tel: (319) 833-4753
$17.95/adult, $11.95/kids 4u free
11:00am - 10:00pm
Buffet features prime rib, roasted turkey, pork loin, honey ham crab legs, butterfly shrimp, salmon.
Not taking reservations.

Park Place Event Centre
1521 Technology Pkwy, Suite B, Cedar Falls, IA 50613, 319-277-1255
$24.99/adults, $9.99/children
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Buffet featuring omlete station, waffels, pancakes, carving stations, turkey, beef, pork loin. Special kids buffet too!
Reservations recommended.


The Grand River Center
500 Bell St Dubuque IA 52001 Tel: (563) 690-4500
Adults $16.95, Children 10 & Under $8.95
10:00 AM-2:00 PM
Reservations required - please call 563-690-4500.

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