Celebrating Mom in La Jolla this Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is the time to honor our mothers. Be sure to treat your mom this Sunday and check out these fantastic places to spend time with the special woman in your life this Mother’s Day in La Jolla.

Marine Room

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Conveniently positioned in La Jolla at one of the more picturesque seaside locales in the entire world, people from all over San Diego and even from around the world have revered and honored the tradition of elegant dining at The Marine Room for well over 70 years. The La Jolla, San Diego landmark, is certainly one and the same one may equate with fine dining and a sophisticated environment. While the Pacific Ocean waves rush against the floor-length windows, patrons are coddled with definitive, award-winning cuisine. The experience is certainly one the special woman in your life will long remember. Where indeed but the The Marine Room located in pleasant La Jolla Shores might a mother be pampered and feel like the queen she is? The Marine Room is the definitive favored locale for an exquisite dining experience among San Diego visitors and residents alike, a place where each and every meal is truly an extraordinary time for mothers to celebrate and reminiscence years and years later.

Shores Restaurant

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For those seeking one of the better places to celebrate a delightful Sunday brunch for your special mother or wife, the Shores Restaurant is a fine choice to make. Aside from its remarkable Pacific Ocean view, patrons can hardly make a better choice than to make merriment at the Shores Restaurant. Fittingly situated smack right on the beach in the Spanish-style La Jolla Shores Hotel, The Shores Restaurant serves Sunday brunch and breakfast, lunch and dinner on a daily basis. And Mother’s Day is no different!

Brockton Villa 

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If you’ve never been to La Jolla or Brockton Villa, you’ve surely been missing out on a fantastic treat. Brockton Villa Restaurant is pleasantly situated in but one of La Jolla’s original beach cottages. The seaside location offers diners a striking and otherwise spectacular view overlooking La Jolla Cove. The notable dining establishment has a superb menu in store for those special women in your life this year. Make your reservations now and prepare to see the glow on that special mother’s face as she is treated like the veritable queen she is.

George’s at The Cove

Snuggled among the fantastic shops and galleries in La Jolla Village, and overlooking the spectacular Pacific Ocean coastline, George’s at the Cove provides the perfect ambiance to celebrate this year’s Mother’s Day. Treat your loved one to this spectacular entrée menu Reservations are suggested.

Wine & Dine Mom this Mother’s Day Weekend

Mother’s Day is the time to honor our mothers and grandmothers. Be sure to treat your mom this Sunday and check out these fantastic places to spend time with the special woman in your life this Mother’s Day in La Jolla.

Marine Room

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Conveniently positioned in La Jolla at one of the more picturesque seaside locales in the entire world, people from all over San Diego and even from around the world have revered and honored the tradition of elegant dining at The Marine Room for well over 70 years. The La Jolla, San Diego landmark, is certainly one and the same one may equate with fine dining and a sophisticated environment. While the Pacific Ocean waves rush against the floor-length windows, patrons are coddled with definitive, award-winning cuisine. The experience is certainly one the special woman in your life will long remember. Where indeed but the The Marine Room located in pleasant La Jolla Shores might a mother be pampered and feel like the queen she is? The Marine Room is the definitive favored locale for an exquisite dining experience among San Diego visitors and residents alike, a place where each and every meal is truly an extraordinary time for mothers to celebrate and reminiscence years and years later.

Shores Restaurant

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For those seeking one of the better places to celebrate a delightful Sunday brunch for your special mother or wife, the Shores Restaurant is a fine choice to make. Aside from its remarkable Pacific Ocean view, patrons can hardly make a better choice than to make merriment at the Shores Restaurant. Fittingly situated smack right on the beach in the Spanish-style La Jolla Shores Hotel, The Shores Restaurant serves Sunday brunch and breakfast, lunch and dinner on a daily basis. And Mother’s Day is no different!

Brockton Villa 

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If you’ve never been to La Jolla or Brockton Villa, you’ve surely been missing out on a fantastic treat. Brockton Villa Restaurant is pleasantly situated in but one of La Jolla’s original beach cottages. The seaside location offers diners a striking and otherwise spectacular view overlooking La Jolla Cove. The notable dining establishment has a superb menu in store for those special women in your life this year. Make your reservations now and prepare to see the glow on that special mother’s face as she is treated like the veritable queen she is.

 

George’s at The Cove

Snuggled among the fantastic shops and galleries in La Jolla Village, and overlooking the spectacular Pacific Ocean coastline, George’s at the Cove provides the perfect ambiance to celebrate this year’s Mother’s Day. Treat your loved one to this spectacular entrée menu Reservations are suggested.

The Best Mother’s Day Activities this Weekend

Mother’s Day is that extra special time of the year to show your appreciation for the women that have profoundly touched your heart and affected your life in a positive way. Why not give her a treat, pamper her, and choose from several things she can enjoy this Mother’s Day weekend?

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Mother’s Day Sunset Dinner Cruise

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Here’s a treat sure to thrill your sweetheart this Mother’s Day weekend. Take mom on a scenic three-hour yacht cruise of the San Diego Bay! The cruise price consists of a private table, a special three course seated dinner, ongoing entertainment by a DJ, and, finally, an absolutely spectacular sunset view of lovely downtown San Diego and the bay. Tickets begin at $79.

Mother’s Day Brunch San Diego Zoo Safari Park

10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

The weather looks spectacular this weekend and what better day to take mom to enjoy something different for a change? The San Diego Zoo Safari Park is having a Mother’s Day brunch Sunday May 14. The special brunch and all day pass for adult non-members is $98.95, $46.95 for members. If you’re bring the kiddos along, non-member prices are $60.95 and $18.95 for members.

La Valencia Mother’s Day Brunch

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Here’s a perfect way to pamper that exceptional mom with all you can drink mimosas and a memorable champagne brunch in La Jolla. The Mother’s Day brunch at THE MED Ocean View Restaurant features live entertainment from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in addition to an extravagant Mother’s Day menu. Breakfast classics, savory small bites, and tasty treats are but a small token to demonstrate your appreciation for that extraordinary mom in your life. Reservations are suggested at (858) 454-0771.

Ragtime: j Company Youth Theatre

7:45 p.m. David and Dorothea Garfield Theatre, La Jolla

After a day of treating mom to an awesome brunch in La Jolla, why not plan on wrapping up the special day by treating her to the J Company theatre production of Ragtime, an emotional performance that captures the essence of the American experience at the turn of the 20th century. Located at the David and Dorothea Garfield Theatre at 4126 Executive Dr, La Jolla, non-member tickets are $19.

Mother’s Day Helicopter Tour

Corporate Helicopters, San Diego

Give mom an exciting and memorable Mother’s Day gift this year – a helicopter tour of the stunning San Diego coastline! Her heart will soar as an experienced pilot provides a breathtaking view from above of magnificent Torrey Pines, Crystal Pier, Tourmaline Beach, La Jolla Cove and Mission Bay. The approximately 18-minute exhilarating tour is reasonably priced at $199 for up to 3 passengers.

Mother’s Day Bruch in La Jolla

Treat your mom to a fabulous Mother’s Day brunch in La Jolla. We highly recommend that you call and make a reservation ASAP.

The Marine Room
Sunday, May 12, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Celebrate Mom with an à la carte menu featuring Organic Sweet Corn Blue Crab Bisque, Skuna Bay Salmon, Colorado Lamb Osso Buco, Carlsbad Strawberry and Peach Cobbler, and more. Complete menu.

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Herringbone
Sunday, May 12, 2013 10 a.m to 2 p.m.
Your mom deserves to be spoiled. After all, she is the one that brought you into this world! This Mother’s Day, take her somewhere she can sit back, relax, and be treated like royalty. Herringbone is celebrating with a special Mother’s Day Brunch, and even providing complimentary roses during her visit. Menu info.

The Shores Restaurant
Sunday, May 12, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Treat Mom to a special brunch featuring Red Wine Braised Chicken, Angus Prime Rib of Beef, Celery Root Soup, Herb Crusted Albacore Nicoise, and more. Cost is $46 per person, $23 children 6 to 12 years, $4 per year children 5 and under. Complete menu.

Nine-Ten Restaurant
Sunday, May 12, 10:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Celebrate the most important woman in your life…*MOM*…and treat her to a spectacular Sunday Brunch at NINE-TEN. Complete menu.

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George’s at the Cove
Sunday, May 12, 2013
Treat mom to brunch with a beautiful ocean view on her special day. Our Mother’s Day menu has something for everyone, including breakfast and lunch favorites like Brioche French Toast with Chino Farms strawberries, Eggs Benedict with fresh Dungeness crab, Spring Garlic and Pea Soup with prosciutto and mint, and much more. Complete menu.

Brockton Villa
Sunday, May 12, 2013
Treat your mother like a Queen this year, by treating her to a brunch overlooking beautiful La Jolla Cove. Mother’s Day Queen Bee Special $25 per person. Complete menu.

Cups Dining & Drinks
Sunday, May 12, 2013.
Executive Chef Donald Lockhart and his team are putting together a great buffet for you and your mom. For $35 indulge, savor, and smile while taking it the most amazing dining view in La Jolla. Kids under 12 eat for only $10. Get mom one of our refreshing brunch punch pitchers or enjoy one of Nate Howell’s hancrafted cocktails. Not in the mood for something so serious, we’ll have bottomless mimosas for $12 per person.

Piatti Ristorante & Bar
Sunday, May 12, 2013.
Treat your mom to Mother’s Day at Piatti. We’ll be featuring special seasonal, holiday-inspired Mother’s Day additions to our brunch/lunch menu.

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Flemming’s Prime Steakhouse
Sunday, May 12, from 11:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
Make this Mother’s Day even more memorable with a special brunch for a special woman. Our chefs are preparing a three-course menu every mom will love for $36.95* per guest. Our regular and children’s menus will also be available all day and evening. Complete menu.

The Patio on Lamont Street
Sunday, May 12, 2013 starts at 9 a.m.
Special prix fixe dinner menu by Chef John Medall . $40 per person.

Mother’s Day Brunch Overlooking Mission Bay

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Mother’s Day is a week away and what better way to show mom a fabulous day then to treat her to a delicious brunch buffet hosted by the Bahia Resort Hotel and the Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa on Sunday, May 12, 2013.

Bahia Resort Hotel Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet
Sunday, May 12, 10:00am–3:00pm (last seating 2:30pm)

The Bahia Hotel Mission Bay Ballroom will feature a superb buffet in celebration of Mother’s Day. Guests will savor both a glorious view on the Bay in addition to a wide variety of salads, seafood, main dishes, sides, and desserts. A few of the many delectable menu offerings include: Belgian Waffles with Strawberries and Whipped Cream, Made-to-Order Omelets; Smoked Salmon; Bay Shrimp Ceviche; Fresh Cheese & Fruit Platters; Slow-roasted Prime Rib; Miso Glazed Salmon; Herb Roasted Turkey Breast; Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes; Baked Penne Pasta; and several dessert options including Bananas Foster; Apple Cobbler; German Chocolate Cake; and a wide variety of tarts, mini pastries and chocolates. A special “knee-high” buffet will offer a variety of kids’ specialties. Cost is $46.50 adults & $22.50 for children 5-12 (children under 5 eat free).

Catamaran Resort Hotel & Spa Mother’s Day Champagne Brunch Buffet
Sunday, May 12, 10:00am–3:00pm (last seating 2:30pm)

The Catamaran’s bay front lawn and the elegant second floor Banquet Rooms will overflow with succulent dishes to delight Mom on Mother’s Day. Families can enjoy sampling a wide variety of culinary items that include salads, seafood, carved meats, main dishes, side dishes, and desserts. Some of the outstanding menu selections include: Cheese Blintzes with Berry Sauce; Assorted Quiches; Grilled Vegetables; Prime Rib Au Jus; Kale Salad with Apple, Radish and Spiced Walnuts; Crab Salad; Prime Rib Au Jus, Baked Salmon; Herb Crusted Pork Loin; Spinach Gratin; Peel & Eat Shrimp; and Toasted Linguini with Greens. Guests can also indulge their sweet tooth at the Dessert Buffet featuring chocolate dipped strawberries, berry cobblers, and assorted cookies and cakes. The children’s “Knee-High” buffet menu offers a wide variety of kids’ selections such as Grilled Chicken and Zucchini; Baked Macaroni; Pee Wee Potatoes; and green salad and fruit. Cost is $52.00 adults & $24.50 for children 5-11 (children under 5 eat free).

To add to the ambiance of Mom’s special day, both buffets will feature live piano entertainment.

Bahia Belle/William D Evans Cruise Schedule
As part of the day’s festivities, guests can enjoy a FREE cruise with a paid brunch buffet on the Bahia Belle and William D Evans sternwheelers, which will sail between the Bahia and Catamaran hotels throughout the afternoon beginning at 11:30 am and ending at 6:15 pm.

For Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet reservations at both hotels, please call 858-539-8666

Mother’s Day in La Jolla

Mother’s Day will be here soon, on Sunday, May 12. It’s not too soon to start planning a celebration with the mothers in your life.

For those who love gardening and gardens, consider treating your mom to a garden club sale or a secret garden tour. On Saturday, May 11, the La Jolla Garden Club will be hosting its annual Mother’s Day sale on the patio outside Chase Bank at 7777 Girard Avenue from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The club offers potted plants, topiaries, succulent arrangements, as well as baked goods and gift items with a garden theme. Here you can pick up some gift items for your special gardeners or bring your mother and then treat her to brunch or lunch or an afternoon of shopping. Proceeds from the Garden Club’s sales support civic projects and horticultural scholarships.

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You can also sign up for the popular Secret Garden Tour of La Jolla to be held the following Saturday, May 18, from 10 a.m. to 4. p.m. This will be the 15th annual tour sponsored by the La Jolla Historical Society. You can order your tickets online and pick up the self-guided tour booklet on Friday or Saturday at the society’s location at Wisteria Cottage on Prospect Street. The tour includes six gardens located throughout La Jolla. In addition to unique landscaping and tour guides, each garden includes musicians, artists, and refreshments and plants for sale. You can also sign up for the Platinum Tour, which includes brunch at Estancia La Jolla Hotel, transportation and one extra garden.

For families who enjoy brunching together, several La Jolla restaurants and hotels are catering to mothers on their special day.

The Museum Café at the Museum of Contemporary Art on Prospect serves brunch from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. In addition to salads, soups, and spring specials such as artichoke lasagna, you can enjoy several varieties of pancakes and egg dishes, from all-American scramble to La Jolla omelet to huevos rancheros. After brunch or lunch, enjoy the museum and the museum gift shop. The museum offers guided tours at 2 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.
One of La Jolla’s newest restaurants, Herringbone, is offering a special Mother’s Day brunch, with complimentary roses. Here you can enjoy champagne, designer cocktails, and a full menu of appetizers, entrees and desserts. Popular choices include the Eggs Benedict with confit pancetta, spinach, potatoes and hollandaise and the Warm Hazelnut Sticky Bun glazed with cream cheese frosting.

Mother's Day Brunch at The Shores Restaurant

Mother’s Day Brunch at The Shores Restaurant


For families who enjoy sitting next to the beach and the waves, The Shores is a great brunch destination. On Mother’s Day, The Shores will be offering a special brunch from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mothers can choose from a full brunch, lunch, or dinner menu and relax knowing their children have a special station to appeal to smaller appetites. The Mother’s Day brunch includes bakery items, pancakes, appetizers (including cheeses and small salads), egg dishes, main courses (such as poached salmon, prime rib, wine braised chicken) and desserts (including marble chocolate cake, organic lemon tart, peach blackberry cobbler).

Brockton Villa Restaurant

Brockton Villa Restaurant


Another brunch venue overlooking the ocean at the Cove is Brockton Villa. This Mother’s Day, Brockton Villa is offering a Queen Bee Special, which includes unlimited coffee, tea or soda, as well as specialty coffee drinks, cocktails, mimosas, wine, and beer, and a choice of entrée. The restaurant is known for its soufflé-like Coast Toast and also offers the Cove Combo, Naughty Burritos, breakfast croissant sandwich, carne asada benedict, and crab, lobster, pork and vegetarian dishes.

The Marine Room also offers a spectacular ocean view, with the waves just on the other side of the windows. The popular restaurant is honoring mothers with a special a la carte menu featuring organic sweet corn blue crab bisque, Skuna Bay salmon, Colorado lamb osso buco, Carlsbad strawberry and peach Cobbler, and more.

The Mediterranean Room at La Valencia Hotel provides three locations to enjoy Sunday brunch – the casual patio, main dining room and ocean view terrace. Brunch includes champagne and signature cocktails, and a full range of egg dishes, pancakes, fruit plates, salmon and crab, salads and a dessert buffet.

If you’d like to start your Mother’s Day celebrations early, consider Mom’s Night Out Mother’s Day Event at Rappongi. The restaurant is hosting the event on Thursday, May 9, from 7 to 9 p.m. It will feature chocolate and wine pairings, light appetizer fare, and mini spa treatments.