Mother’s Day Brunch in Santee

Are you celebrating a special mom in your life this Mother’s Day? There are a number of brunch hotspots near your hotel in Santee, like Jimmy’s Family Restaurant. Fried or boiled haddock and chips, broiled swordfish, the steak tip wrap, homemade mashed potatoes and patty melts are the ultimate in comfort food.

Try Oaks Bar and Grill for classic American fare in an upscale golf course. Their new breakfast menu includes chilaquiles with cotija cheese and avocado, eggs benedict with house hollandaise sauce, huevos con chorizo and pigs in a blanket wrapped in classic buttermilk pancake batter.

Just for Mom

Gillespie Field Café breakfast is served all day, but the real treat is the ambiance. Surrounded by small planes and often featuring pilots showing off their skills, the owners brought their backwoods zydeco music and dance straight from New Orleans to Santee. From crawfish boil parties to bayou festivals, you get a real taste of Cajun at this gem of a restaurant.

The Omelette Factory features down-home breakfasts like omelettes (of course) and waffles. They’re known for their Southern favorites, like eggs benedict served country style with sausage patties, gravy and potatoes. Try the Machaca Breakfast with shredded beef in scrambled eggs, topped with beans, jack cheese and Spanish sauce.