The Himmarshee neighborhood near downtown Fort Lauderdale is enjoying a resurgence, so Mother’s Day on May 8 is a good opportunity to experience some of the area’s more popular restaurants. Here’s a look:
Mother’s Day edition of its Sunday brunch, featuring complimentary mimosas. The menu includes dishes such as the Hangover Sandwich, an over-easy farm egg, maple pepper bacon, siracha aioli, American cheese, heirloom tomato, avocado and artisan multigrain bread (www.rokbrgr.com). The menu also is available at the ROK:BRGR location on SW 73rd St. in South Miami.
Himmarshee Public House
Offering Mother’s Day drink specials for Moms during its Sunday brunch. The restaurant’s chef-driven menu offers brunch and lunch dishes, including the Banana Bread French Toast, coconut crusted with sliced bananas and bourbon maple syrup. Lighter options include the Southwestern Cobb, made with grilled chicken, roasted corn, black beans, avocado, local tomatoes, onions, tortilla strips, jack cheese and chipotle ranch (www.publichouseFTL.com).
Mother’s Day Sunday Brunch will feature complimentary Sangria and Mimosas for Moms. Guests can enjoy Mexican-inspired brunch items such as the Hangover Burrito with scrambled eggs, chorizo, tomato, avocado, Chihuahua cheese, potatoes and crema or the Breakfast Tostada with refried beans, Mexican chorizo, salsa verde, a sunny side up egg and crema. The festivities will also feature a live DJ. www.tacocraft.com
Mother’s Day Sunday Brunch will feature drink specials for Moms and a menu of Italian breakfast favorites such as the Hangover Sandwich #3, a giant croissant with Miami Smokers bacon, avocado, tomato, provolone cheese, a fried egg and garlic aioli or the Breakfast Pie, a Neapolitan-style pizza featuring scallion cream, smoked bacon, fingerling potatoes, cave aged gruyere, fontina, caramelized onions and a roasted farm egg. www.pizzacraftpizzeria.com
Located on trendy Las Olas, just a couple of mile from the Himmarshee neighborhood, SuViche will celebrate Mother’s Day by offering all moms a complimentary glass of champagne as well as a special SuViche Mother’s Day Card for guests visiting any of its locations. Guests can enjoy their favorite dishes as well as 2-for-1 Happy Hour specials from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. The Happy Hour menu features a variety of small plates such as Aji de Gallina Bites, Tuna Tataki, Lomo Saltado Spring Rolls and Tiradito starting at $5. The restaurant’s Wynwood location, in addition to the Las Olas location, will also have a live band to keep the celebration going.