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Where to celebrate Mother's Day

Hub 51. Brunch buffet served 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. $30, $15 ages 12 and younger. 51 W. Hubbard St., 312-828-0051.

InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile. Lavish buffet brunch with seatings at noon and 2 p.m. $78, $30 ages 5-12. 505 N. Michigan Ave., 312-321-8798.

Kit Kat Lounge and Supper Club. Mamma Mia! Mother's Day brunch served 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Performances, singalongs in addition to four-course brunch. $29.95 includes cocktails. 3700 N. Halsted St., 773-525-1111.

MK. Dinner service begins at 5:30 p.m. Complimentary bubbly toast and gift bag for moms. 868 N. Franklin St., 312-482-9179.

Mon Ami Gabi. A la carte brunch menu served 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Oak Brook hours 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.). Special gift for moms. 2300 N. Lincoln Park West, 773-348-8886; 260 Oakbrook Center, Oak Brook, 630-472-1900.

Pasteur. Lunch 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; dinner 5-10 p.m. A la carte menu; complimentary mimosa and recipe booklet for moms. 5525 N. Broadway, 773-728-4800.

Pete Miller's Seafood & Prime Steak. Grand brunch buffet with live jazz, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. $39.99, $12.99 ages 6-12. 412 N. Milwaukee Ave., Wheeling, 847-243-3700; 1557 Sherman Ave., Evanston, 847-328-0399.

RJ Grunts. Regular menu and brunch specials 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. 2056 N. Lincoln Park West, 773-929-5363.

RPM Italian. A la carte brunch served 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 52 W. Illinois St., 312-222-1888.

Sepia. Brunch, served 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., includes breads and pastries, family-style second-course dishes, individual entrees and desserts. $48, $26 ages 12 and younger. 123 N. Jefferson St., 312-441-1920.

Spiaggia. Rarely open for lunch, Spiaggia will serve a Mother's Day lunch from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Four-course "Festa Della Mamma" tasting menu, $95. Special gift for moms. 980 N. Michigan Ave., 312-280-2750.

Taverna 750. Martini and Champagne brunch (two courses, two drinks, Champagne) $25. 750 W. Cornelia Ave., 773-904-7466.

Vie. Three-course menu served noon to 7 p.m. $65 ($25 optional wine pairing), $30 ages 12-17 (younger than 12, kids pay their age). 4471 Lawn Ave., Western Springs, 708-246-2082.

pvettel@tribune.com

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