May 10, 2006
Deadline for submissions is noon on Friday.
Bring Mom To Gurney's
The Mother's Day Brunch from noon to 4 p.m. at Gurney's will satisfy any and all breakfast tastes. Design your own omelet at the omelet station, enjoy a waffle with pure maple syrup, or head over to the chef's carving station for some old fashioned steamship roast. Hot specialties such as smoked bacon, hash browns, crusted salmon, and eggs Florentine will also be served. Top it all off at the divine Viennese dessert table. $29.95 for adults, $16.95 for children. Gurney's Inn, 290 Old Montauk Hwy., Montauk, 668-2345.
Grand Family Feast At JL East
JL East will offer both brunch and dinner on Sunday, Mother's Day. A four-course prix fixe brunch will be offered from noon to 4 p.m. and a four-course dinner will be offered from 5 to 10 p.m., each for $34.95 for adults and $12.95 for kids. Spring vegetable soup, mirin ginger glazed salmon, and chocolate lava cake are just a few of the options. JL East, 103 Montauk Hwy., East Hampton, 324-1100.
Fairway East Open
Hungry golfers can satisfy their cravings at The Fairway East Restaurant, now open for breakfast and lunch. Located at the Montauk Downs Golf Course, it is open Friday through Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 238-5216.
Mothers For Della Femina
Celebrate Mother's Day a la carte or with the special prix fixe menu ($30) at Della Femina. The prix fixe will be available from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Brunch service will be suspended that day. On the menu are Maine halibut, natural chicken, and rosemary and juniper marinated pork tenderloin, as well as orange scented pound cake and lavender creme brulee. Della Femina, 99 North Main St., East Hampton, 329-6666.
Two Courses For Mom At JLX
JLX Bistro will offer a two-course prix fixe menu for $19.95 on Mother's Day, available starting at noon. JLX Bistro, 16 Main St., Sag Harbor, 725-9100.
Publick Does Mother's Day
The Mother's Day extravaganza continues at The Publick House, which will offer a brunch from noon to 3 p.m. and a special prix fixe dinner ($22 plus tax and gratuity) from 3 to 8 p.m. Dishes include wild mushroom ravioli, chicken saltimbocca, and baby shrimp teriyaki. The Southampton Publick House, 40 Bowden Sq., Southampton, 283-6500.
Tierra Mar Moms
Tierra Mar will be hosting a special dinner ($40 per person) from 12 to 7 p.m. on Sunday for Mother's Day. The carving station will feature premium London broil and oven roasted turkey galantine; the buffet table will be loaded with four cheese and organic tomato lasagna, grilled organic vegetable, and cedar plank roasted organic Irish salmon. Desserts include double chocolate Dacquoise cake and fresh organic strawberries. Tierra Mar, 231 Dune Rd., Westhampton, 288-2700.
New Menu Items At Almondito
Almondito has added some new menu items for the 2006 season. They include the Almondito Wedge, romaine, cabrales cheese, beefsteak tomatoes, sweet onions, avocado, and epazote-mint vinaigrette ($9), beef tamale nortenos with guajillo chiles ($10), chorizo and potato sopes with salsa verde cruda ($10), and sugar cane skewered shrimp with habanero citrus relish, watercress, and heart of palm salad ($24). Almondito, 290 Montauk Hwy., 329, 6700.
Celebrate Southampton Inn
The Southampton Inn is offering a special brunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., $36.95 for adults, $16.95 for children ten and under. The soup du jour will be shrimp bisque laced with cognac, a caviar station featuring a unique selection of domestic and imported caviar will be on hands, and the hot gourmet entrees will be smothered chicken, Rosemary pork loin, spinach quiche, and braised leg of lamb. The Southampton Inn, 91 Hill St., 283-6500.
Fresh Menu Items At Seafood Barge
The Seafood Barge is celebrating the new season with an updated menu. New additions include sesame-crusted tuna with mango puree, poached salmon with crabmeat mashed potatoes, grille filet mignon and braised veal with garlic confit and chive mashed potatoes. The Seafood Barge, 62980 Main Road, Southold, 765-3010.
New Manager At Michael's
Steve Badakhshan will be the new manager at Michael's at Maidstone Beach. Badakhshan, who has 15 years experience in the restaurant business, spent the last six years as the manager of Cafe Rustica in Great Neck. Michael's, 28 Maidstone Park Rd., East Hampton. 324-0725.
Updated Drinks At Turtle Crossing
Quench your thirst with a cappuccino martini ($10), a turtletini ($10) or a pomegranate margarita ($12) at Turtle Crossing. Other new concoctions include the key lime martini ($10) and the watermelon martini ($10). Turtle Crossing, 221 Pantigo Rd., East Hampton, 324-7166.