Mother’s Day is still a few weeks away, on May 8, but if you want to treat your mother to breakfast or supper out, reservations in Essex County may fill up quickly as the country approaches the most usual celebration of mothers since the COVID-19 epidemic began.
Local eateries have suffered financial losses as a result of the epidemic and might benefit from the extra customers. Some businesses may close to allow staff to care for their own moms or be pampered by their children, but here are some alternatives, provided by OpenTable and Resy. Make sure you provide your party’s accurate number and date.
If you’re searching for something different, use OpenTable to find restaurants in your region that are accepting Mother’s Day bookings.
This year, a number of chain restaurants and other eateries will be open for Mother’s Day, with some providing promotions.
To get you started, here are a few alternatives that range from casual to upscale dining. It’s usually a good idea to contact ahead and confirm that the eateries in your neighborhood are participating, as well as any COVID-19 restrictions or limitations.
For Mother’s Day and other important events, such as graduations and Father’s Day, Applebee’s is providing a $10 bonus card with the purchase of a $50 gift card.
Brunch dishes prepared with fresh-cut strawberries are available at Bob Evans. Customers may order online for curbside pickup or delivery of its to-go meals, which feed up to six people.
On Mother’s Day, Bonefish Grill is open for dine-in and carryout orders. Salad, fresh bread with pesto, and house-baked cookies are included in its “Family Bundles” dinners.
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar’s Mother’s Day 3-Course Menu include a hand-cut filet mignon and a wine pairing of the diner’s choice on both May 7 and 8.
On Saturdays and Sundays, including Mother’s Day, Kona Grill provides a weekend brunch special with discounts on mimosas and specialty brunch items from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
For Mother’s Day, Morton’s, The Steakhouse is taking bookings and will deliver the dinner to Mom in certain locations.
From May 6-8, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse is giving a prix fixe Mother’s Day dinner that includes a starter, entrée, side, and dessert.
Mother’s Day brunch will be served from 10 a.m. to 12 at Seasons 52 Fresh Grill | Wine Bar, and the dinner menu will be available all day. It also has a six-person Mother’s Day Green Box available. By May 2nd, orders must be placed.