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Area restaurants offering Mother’s Day specials

Here’s a sampling of area restaurants serving special Mother’s Day meals. To be included in the listing, restaurants should send information in this format to under the subject line: Mother’s Day.

▪ Affäre, Crossroads Arts District, 1911 Main St. Three-course Mother’s Day dinner includes Columbia River King Salmon and braised Merino lamb shank.

Hours: 5 to 11 p.m. Saturday.

Cost: $54 per person.

Affare will also offer special dishes to their existing brunch menu on Mother’s Day.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

For more information or reservations, call 816-298-6182.

▪ Asado Urban Grill, Hilton Kansas City Airport, 8801 N.W. 112th St. Mother’s Day brunch buffet featuring eggs Benedict, omelets, smoked prime rib and spiced shrimp. It will held in the Hilton’s ballroom. More than 800 people have already made reservations.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cost: $24.95 for adults; $19.95 for seniors ages 62-and-older; $9.95 for children ages 6-to-12; and children ages 5 and under eat for free. Add Bloody Mary or Mimosa bar with buffet for $6 per person.

For more information or reservations, call 816-801-4006.

▪ Barrel 31, 400 E. 31st St. Mothers, grandmothers and “mother figures” will get a complimentary brunch entree.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more information or reservations, call 816-569-3801.

▪ Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar, Country Club Plaza, 4814 Roanoke Parkway. Mother’s Day Brunch featuring biscuits and gravy, Blue Crab Cake, fried green tomatoes and more.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Cost: Items are a la carte.

It also will kick off a new Sunday happy hour featuring Creole menu items and live jazz music from 2 to 6 p.m.

For more information and reservations, call 816-437-7940.

▪ Zócalo Mexican Cuisine & Tequileria , Country Club Plaza, 620 W. 48th St. Moms get a free mimosa with the purchase of a brunch entrée.

Hours: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

For more information or reservations, call 816-756-5555.

To reach Joyce Smith, call 816-234-4692 or send email to Follow her on Facebook and Twitter at JoyceKC.