Usually only open from 5:30 p.m. until the late hour of 1 a.m. nightly, Cafe Maritime in the Marina is doing a special three-course brunch for $33.
will treat mom to a free mimosa, which she can sip while enjoying
Indian specialties from their regular enticing menu, as well as special
dishes created for Mother's Day, including strawberry uttapam, egg
puriya dosa, and such drinks as a curry Bloody Mary and an elderflower
mimosa. Dosa is a perfect spot for vegetarian and vegan moms.
($35 a person) includes such dishes as chilled asparagus soup or
Dungeness crab Louis to start, chilaquiles or glazed Kurobata ham steak
with eggs to follow, and a chocolate budino or seasonal sorbets for a
is offering its usual award-winning multi-choice prix-fixe menus ($66
for 3 courses, $83 for four, $98 for five), but in addition, he's
gifting Mom with roses, chocolates, and, as you leave, a cake for
tomorrow's breakfast. What a guy.
with its fresh seasonal cooking. For Mother's Day, they've extended
their Sunday brunch by an hour (from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., instead of
closing at 2:30), and, exceptionally, they're open for dinner that
night, too, from 5:30 to 10 p.m. And moms get a free piece of cake!
in Cow Hollow, does a family-style clambake for $35 a person that
includes salad, mussels and clams, crawfish, whole prawns, boiled
potatoes, and Whoopie pies for dessert. Reserve a spot on the front
deck and watch visitors to Union Street stroll by.
and she can have dinner in bed -- for free, if she brings in a baby
photo of you! (Companions pay the full
$55-for-a-surprise-four-course-menu freight. And, no, moms cannot dine
alone.) Entertainment abounds: performance art, and constant aural and
visual stimulation, courtesy of a DJ and a VJ. Moms will probably want
to crawl back into bed afterwards, but then as Satchel Paige said, the
social ramble ain't restful.
offers a buffet-style brunch (items ranging from Caesar salad to lamb chops) from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. ($39.50 for
adults, $19.75 for children 5 -- 12, children under 5 eat free), and a
special three-course prix-fixe ($29.95 per person, with an optional
wine pairing for $19.50). Included: a gift for mom and five hours of
free parking -- Mom could shop in Union Square until she drops.