There are all kinds of ways to have fun and enjoy family time on Mother’s Day, but I do love going out to eat. If nothing else, it keeps the mess out of my kitchen. Buffet brunches also keep everyone happy by allowing them to choose their favourite foods. We’ve gathered together a few of the many options for Mother’s Day brunch in Calgary. Be sure to book ahead, as places often fill up, and check out our Mother’s Day Event Guide to plan the rest of your day!

Buffo Ristorante

Nothing makes Mama happier than celebrating her special day surrounded by family and friends. This Mother’s Day, spoil the most special lady in your life with an unforgettable meal at Buffo! Cheers to Mama with a round of cocktails and dig into our brunch favourites and mom-inspired features. If brunch isn’t Mama’s thing, you can always come for a Sunday roast dinner, featuring striploin, gnocchi, rapini and jus.

When: May 8, 2022
Time: 11:30 am – 4 pm
Where: Buffo Ristorante
Address: 6455 Macleod Trail SW, Calgary, AB (located next to Saks at Chinook Centre)
Phone: 403-351-2316

Calgary Zoo

This Mother’s Day, the Calgary Zoo hosts a unique Calgary brunch experience. You and your fellow safari explorers can enjoy both gourmet and comfort breakfast foods, including a free-flowing chocolate fountain with fresh fruit, eggs benedict with Canadian bacon, fresh salads, a made-to-order omelette station, a Belgium waffle bar, daily chef’s specials and much more.

When: May 8, 2022
Time: Seatings at 9 am, 11:30 am, and 2 pm
Where: Calgary Zoo
Address: 210 St. George’s Drive NE, Calgary, AB

The Carriage House Inn

Do you want to treat the Mother in your life to an extra special day? Mother’s Day marks their most extensive brunch buffet of the year, so make your reservations soon. If a dine-in dinner is more to your liking, make sure you check out the Mother’s Day dine-in menu.

When: May 8, 2022
Time: Seating times begin at 9:30 am
Where: Carriage House Inn
Address: 9030 Macleod Tr S, Calgary, AB

Deerfoot Inn and Casino

Head to the Deerfoot Inn and Casino for the Mother’s Day Brunch featuring Sunday favourites. Enjoy a buffet of fresh eggs, French toast, crêpes, fruit, roasted potatoes, prime rib, bacon and ham, a seafood table, a lunch table, and more! The dessert station includes a towering fountain of chocolate to satisfy your sweet tooth!

When: May 8, 2022
Time: 10 am – 2 pm
Where: Mojave Grill, Deerfoot Inn and Casino
Address: 11500 35 St SE #1000, Calgary, AB
Phone: 403-723-4043

Delta Calgary South

Delta Calgary South is hosting a Mother’s Day Brunch in their atrium.

When: May 8, 2022
Time: 9:30 am – 1 pm
Where: Delta Calgary South
Address: 135 Southland Drive SE, Calgary, AB
Phone: 403 278 5050

Fresh and Local Market and Kitchens

Join the community of culinary kitchens at Fresh and Local for great brunch choices and live music in support of the Willow Ridge Community Association. $1 from each special brunch item will support Willow Ridge Community projects.

When: May 8, 2022
Time: 11 am – 2 pm
Where: Fresh and Local Market and Kitchens
Address: 426, 12445 Lake Fraser Dr SE, Calgary, AB

Glenmore Inn

Glenmore Inn is hosting a Mother’s Day brunch buffet and dinner buffet. Call 403-720-5288 between 10 am and 6 pm to make a reservation.

When: May 8, 2022
Time: Brunch, 10 am – 2 pm; Dinner, 5 – 9 pm
Where: Glenmore Inn
Address: 2720 Glenmore Trail SE, Calgary, AB
Phone: 403-720-5288

Heritage Park 

Celebrate the mom in your life (or ask your family to celebrate you!) at a Mother’s Day Brunch at Heritage Park. The Mother’s Day brunch buffet features all the favourites including buttermilk pancakes, eggs benedict and Alberta Bakery’s treats and more.

When: May 8, 2022
Time: 9:30 – 2:30 pm
Where: Heritage Park
Address: 1900 Heritage Drive SW, Calgary, AB

Hotel Arts

Treat mom this Mother’s Day to a delightful brunch buffet complete with all her favourite breakfast items, a made to-order omelet station, a complimentary mimosa, and a spread of decadent desserts.

When: May 8, 2022
Time: 9:30 am and 12 pm seatings
Where: Hotel Arts
Address: 119 12 Ave SW, Calgary, AB
Phone: 403-206-9561

Hotel Blackfoot

Celebrate Mom this Mother’s Day with a delicious brunch or dinner buffet at the Hotel Blackfoot’s Green’s Restaurant. Call 403-259-1705 for reservations.

When: May 8, 2022
Where: Hotel Blackfoot
Address: 5940 Blackfoot Trail SE, Calgary, AB
Phone: 403-259-1705

Italian Cultural Centre

The Calgary Italian Cultural Centre is hosting a Mother’s Day brunch on May 8, 2022, but you must book by April 29, 2022. You’ll enjoy an egg station, hot and cold stations, a dolce station, and a coffee and juice station. There will be a cash bar and a door prize for one special Mother that afternoon.

When: May 8, 2022 (Must book by April 29, 2022)
Time: 11 am
Where: Calgary Italian Cultural Centre
Address: 416 – 1st NE, Calgary, AB
Phone: 403-264-4133 or 403-540-1919