The key to having a great idea about how to celebrate Mother’s Day is to have the idea before the last minute. This year you’re going to be one step ahead in your Mother’s Day adventure. We’ve done the research for you! In some cases, you don’t have to leave your couch, but you do have to make a phone call or order online ASAP.
Nothing says “Happy Mother’s Day” more, than not having to cook. We are fortunate to have so many fabulous restaurants in the Rochester, NY area. Here are a few of our favorites! (We’re not kidding, book today!)
1. Red Fedele’s Brook House, Greece NY For Reservations: 585-723-9988
Mother’s Day Buffet 12 to 5pm
Hand Carved Prime Rib
Hand Carved Baked Ham
Hot Mixed Vegetable
Homemade Mashed Potatoes
Rigatoni- stuffed with Ricotta Cheese
Italian Olive and Cheese Antipasto
2. Char Steak and Lounge, East Avenue For Reservations: 241-7100
Grand Mother’s Day Brunch
Enjoy platters of antipasto, fresh fruit, breakfast pastries, and an array of iced seafood including smoked fish, shrimp cocktail, and various shellfish; choose from elegant house-made soups and assorted seasonal salads; select from delicious brunch specialties such as griddlecakes or eggs Benedict; visit the chef stations for options such as glazed ham, prime rib, and leg of lamb served alongside full-flavored accompaniments; then indulge in a grand dessert display from our pastry chef. Chicken fingers and mac and cheese will be available for our youngest diners, and we’re happy to offer our patrons of legal drinking age mimosas, bloody Marys, and our full bar starting at noon at a la carte pricing.
3. Mario’s Brighton, NY For Reservations: 271-1111
Champagne Brunch from 10: to 6:30pm
featuring; Roast Leg of Lamb, Black Angus Beef Steamship Round , Norwegian Salmon Filet,
Virginia Smoked Ham and Mario’s Rolls
a variety of delicious pasta creations
Seafood Ice Bar
with Crab Legs, fresh Peel & Eat Jumbo Shrimp
Two Custom Made-to-Order chef manned stations
Main Buffet Features
Grilled Chicken in mixed Peppercorn Cream Sauce, Mozzarella Rustic Garlic Mashed
Potatoes with Parmesan Cheese Brandied Parsnips and Carrots in Fresh
Cream Poached Eggs Bennedicto, Bacon and Sausage
with made-to-order Waffles & Crepes, Nutella Italian Chocolate, Fruit Compotes and Fresh Whipped Cream.
Fresh Fruit Display
with Seasonal Melons, Citrus Fruits and Berries
featuring: A lavish array of Cakes, Pastries, Confections & Breakfast Bakeries
with Fresh Strawberries, Bananas and Ice Cream
Twenty Assorted Antipasti including
Balsamic Grilled Vegetables, Caponata, Fresh Tomato, Mozzarella and Basil Salad,
Marinated Clams and Mussels, Calamari Salad, Grilled Mushrooms &
Roasted Sweet Peppers and more$
Champagne, Mimosas, Juices, Soda, Coffee and Tea
4. Perlos East Rochester, NY For Reservations: 248-5060
From their website: Mother’s Day Brunch at Perlo’s. What better way to honor mom and celebrate the day with your family. From 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M., our famous Perlo’s brunch buffet will include a beef and turkey carving station, omelet station, pasta, scrambled eggs, sausage, hash browns, fresh fruits and salads, pastries, fabulous homemade desserts and much, much more. And for our evening guests, we will begin serving our regular dinner menu at 4:30 P.M.. Reservations are required for Mother’s Day Brunch and Dinner, so please call Donna today.
Perhaps, mom would enjoy going out and about this Mother’s Day! Several venues our offering special admission prices for Mother’s Day. Rochester and Genesee Valley Parent Magazine has got the scoop, literally! Here’s 5 ideas they suggest:
Mother’s Day weekend is the perfect time to pay tribute to orangutan mothers. Learn what can be done to protect this endangered species in their natural range. Enjoy docent touch table stations and orangutan enrichment during this special celebration. May 9th and 10th, from 10am-4pm.
Spend some time with mom and Mother Nature to celebrate Mother’s Day! Start the afternoon by making a luxurious body scrub from natural ingredients. Then head out on the trail to see if you can spot the elusive Cerulean Warbler. Fee: $8/child, $12/adult, $35/family. Saturday, May 9 from 9am-11am.
Enjoy an elegant, high tea for ages 4 – 104. The tea will be served at the mansion by maids and butlers in Victorian costume. Call for reservations. Saturday, May 9: 1pm-4pm.
Treat Mom to a special day on Mother’s Day in the historic village and celebrate the role of mothers throughout the 19th century. All mothers are admitted free on Mother’s Day. May 10th from 10am-4pm.
– See more at: http://www.rocparent.com/things-to-do/places-to-go/celebrate-mothers-day/#sthash.aEW5gz5V.dpuf
Most mothers will tell you that it’s the thought that counts, and they’re really not lying. You are the gift! But if you are purchasing or attempting to make a special prize for a special someone, here are some ideas: (remember, if it’s online, put down the coffee cup and order now.)
Huffington Post has some great ideas and their own Pinterest Board too!
Free 2 day shipping and many online Mother’s Day deals. (Unless she asks, we don’t think she wants the automatic pink toothbrush, just saying.
No one can steal her gift if it’s got her name or initials on it. Check out these great gifts but order now!
Shop online with all of these coupon codes and sales at Deals Plus!
We hope this guide has given you the opportunity to save a little time so you can spend more of it with your mom or remembering your mom. If you’d like even more local community information, we’re always happy to assist!