She cooked, cleaned, helped you do your homework, dried your tears, did your laundry and was always there with good advice, a Band-Aid and a hug. This year, celebrate all that your mother has done for you by giving her the day off! Take mom out for a memorable meal at one of these five dining establishments and show her that you care to share the very best culinary offerings that Tempe has to offer!
Shalimar Country Club – 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday May 8. Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet. Mom’s golf free!
$21.95++/Adults and $9.95++/Children 5-12. Children 4 and under eat free. Call for reservations
This Mother’s Day, get out and enjoy the beautiful weather at Shalimar Country Club. A generous and scrumptious brunch buffet awaits mom and the entire family from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on Mother’s Day.
Mothers golf free at Shalimar Country Club on Mother’s Day, too! Either before or after golf, stop in for a beautiful brunch while enjoying inside or outside seating. Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet includes:
Shalimar Restaurant and BarShalimar Country Club2032 E. Golf Ave. (480) 831-1244www.shalimarcountryclub.com
VinciTorio’s Restaurant – 12-8 p.m. Sunday, May 8. Mother’s Day mimosas. Call for reservations
Treat Mom to the best Italian food in Arizona and let them help you make this Mother's Day extra special to celebrate the ladies we love! VinciTorio’s provides traditional tastes of Italy in a family-owned and operated restaurant that is considered one of the finest Italian kitchens in the Valley! Whether you sit in the dining room or enjoy something a little more intimate in the wine room, there is a vast selection of outstanding wines, cocktails and Italian dishes that will have the entire table singing VinciTorio’s praises!
Mother’s Day mimosas will be available for $6 from 12-3 p.m. and live accordion music can be enjoyed from 5:30-8 p.m. From a host of fresh homemade pasta specialties, cheese steaks and salads, to strombolis, pizzas and desserts, this is one Mother’s Day that mom will never forget!
Vincitorio’s Restaurant1835 E. Elliot Rd. Suite C109(480) 820-2786www.vincitoriosrestaurant.com
Thirsty Lion – 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Sunday, May 8. Free chocolate for moms
Spend Mother’s Day at Thirsty Lion in Tempe! With lighter entrees like the Blackened Salmon and Quinoa Mango Salad and fresh cocktails like the Lion Lemonade, you’ll even have enough room for the Strawberry Rhubarb & White Chocolate Cheesecake for dessert. In addition to the delicious food and drinks, Thirsty Lion will be giving all moms free chocolate on Mother’s Day.
Thirsty Lion’s culinary commitment is to provide cuisine with an emphasis on local ingredients, bold flavors, scratch recipes and seasonal fresh sheets. Every member of the family will find something to love on the vast Thirsty Lion menu.
Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill2000 E. Rio Salado Pkwy. #1041(480) 968-2920www.thirstyliongastropub.com
RA Sushi Bar Restaurant Brunch 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, May 8, plus lunch and dinner menus.
All day happy hour
If you want to offer something different to mom for Mother’s Day, then you’re on a roll! Brunch at RA Sushi features drinks such as Tokyo Bloody Mary, Ginger Mimosa and Samurai Shandy and chicken teriyaki sliders, arabiki sliders, chicken fried rice spring rolls, smoked salmon tamago roll and more. The lunch and dinner menus will also be available.
Happy hour runs all day long on Mother’s Day. Sit in the restaurant or lounge on the patio while enjoy outstanding food and drink specials off the specially priced happy hour menu.
RA Sushi Bar RestaurantDowntown Tempe411 S. Mill Ave. (480) 303-9800www.rasushi.com/tempe/
The Keg Steakhouse and Bar – Special hours 12-10 p.m. Sunday, May 8. Call for reservations
Show mom how you really feel by treating her to a delicious dinner with the people she loves! This Mother’s day, The Keg will be serving a special 3-course meal featuring a number of Keg favorites. Plus, in honor of her special day, mom will receive a $25 Keg bonus card to enjoy on a future visit as a gift from The Keg.
The Mother’s Day Menu:
The Keg Steakhouse & Bar23 S. McClintock Dr. (480) 557-5552The Keg Steakhouse and Bar Tempe