Name someone more deserving of a special celebration than your mom. We'll wait. This year, treat the mother figure in your life to decadent at-home spreads, flowers, wine and more to show just how much you appreciate her. Whether it be at home or on a restaurant patio, check out all the ways to celebrate mom in Capitol Riverfront.
Pizza + Prosecco? Yes, please! Book a reservation for Mother's Day brunch or dinner at All-Purpose Pizzeria to treat your mom to pizza on their riverfront patio and they'll treat her to a complimentary glass of bubbly. 79 Potomac Ave, SE
Bluejacket / Neighborhood Provisions
Neighborhood Provisions is the one-stop shop for all things Mother's Day. From bouquets of flowers, pandemic pamper kits, celebratory brunch and dinner kits to specialty crafted cocktails, there's something perfect for everyone's mom. Plus, add on a ticket to "Sleeping Beauty" performed and streamed by the Metropolitan School of the Arts for Mother's Day weekend. Place your order by Tuesday, May 4 for delivery or pick up on Thursday, May 6; place by Wednesday, May 5 for delivery on Friday, May 7, and by Thursday, May 6 for delivery on Saturday, May 8. 300 Tingey St, SE
Create the perfect spread for your mom to enjoy in the comfort of her own home with CIRCA’s Mother’s Day menu -- bonus points if you hand deliver it yourself. For $80 (feeds two) or $170 (feeds 4 - 6), choose two (!) entrees like hickory-smoked salmon, roasted beef tenderloin, or chicken francaise to be paired with asparagus with herbed breadcrumbs, orange glazed carrots, herb roasted potatoes and dinner rolls. Top it off with a New York cheesecake or key lime pie and add on a set of two bottled wines for an extra $40 . If she fancies getting dressy and out of the house, make your reservation for brunch on Sunday, May 9 starting at 11:00 am. 99 M St, SE
Celebrate Mother's Day with a virtual wine and macaron tasting on Thursday, May 6 at 8:00 pm and Sunday, May 9 at 6:00 pm. For $99 (tasting for 2+) or $129 (tasting for 4+), explore four pairings of wine and macarons from Woops! Macaron in New York with the District Winery wine experts. Each tasting package will include bottles of dry rose and malbec accompanied by honey lavender, espresso martini, rose, strawberry and coconut macarons. Available for delivery only. 385 Water St, SE
Ice Cream Jubilee
Celebrate mom with a creative ice cream and cookie-bouquet class from Ice Cream Jubilee. Grab your apron and your mom to join Victoria Lai, owner of ICJ, live on Thursday, April 29 at 6:00 pm for virtual step-by-step instructions and a look into her life as a mom and small business owner. Can’t make it live? No worries there, the class will be recorded and sent to the email you registered with for you to use whenever you’d like. Each cookie bouquet kit ($32) includes enough cookie dough for 8 - 12 cookies, melting chocolates and sprinkles for decoration, and a pint of their Sweet Cream & Honey ice cream and is available for local pick-up. 301 Water St, SE
Treat mom and the whole family to a riverfront brunch on Jackie’s patio on Sunday, May 9 beginning at 11:00 am. For $55 per person (limit to 6 people per reservation), enjoy a prix-fixe brunch experience including a seasonal fruit plate, assorted house baked pastries, a bottle of bubbly, and your choice of entrees from their spring brunch menu like chicken and waffles, stuffed french toast and more. 79 Potomac Ave, SE
It wouldn't be a Mother's Day weekend without pastries. Treat mom to a special pastry box from La Famosa featuring breakfast sweets and traditional Puerto Rican cookies. Each box ($20) includes three quesitos, two pastelillo de guayaba, three mantecaditos and two besitos de coco. Add on a bag of Ceremony Coffee's Mass Appeal whole coffee beans for $10. Available for pick-up on Friday, May 7 through Sunday, May 9. 1300 4th St, SE
Nothing says Mother's Day like a three-course, prix fixe brunch from Osteria Morini. For $55 per person, delight in burrata, rucola or batillardo for the antipasti course, ricotta pancakes, branzino, truffle frittata and more for your main, and a strawberry shortcake or chocolate olive oil cake for dessert. Reservations are available for Sunday, May 9 from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm on the patio or indoors. Don't want to get out of your pajamas? Enjoy that same menu at home, on the couch for $110 (feeds two). Available for pick-up on Sunday, May 9 from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm. 301 Water St, SE
The Salt Line
Show mom you love her by letting her sleep in and enjoy a seafood-inspired brunch without any of the prep and hassle with The Salt Line's special Mother's Day Brunch To-Go. For $50 (serves 4), dig into a crab and caraway quiche, spring greens, parker house rolls and strawberry parfait. Available for pick-up on Saturday, May 8 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm. 79 Potomac Ave, SE
Shilling Canning Co.
Feast on a multi-course, family-style dining experience on the patio or indoors at Shilling Canning Co. for Mother’s Day this year. For $65 per person and beginning at 11:00 am, enjoy spring vegetable salad, catfish toast and ham & cheese quiche followed by wood roasted chateaubriand and Maryland crab imperial. Individual strawberry shortcakes and assorted petit fours rounds out the meal on a sweet note. If you can’t enjoy a brunch together this year, send mom a sweet gift curated by co-owner Sara Quinteros-Shilling, from Shilling’s Wine Shop and Farida Floral. Ranging from $75 - $105, their wine and flowers gift set includes your choice of wine, a seasonal floral arrangement and house-baked shortbread cookies with add-ons available. Pre-orders are required for pick up on Saturday, May 8 from 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm and Sunday, May 9 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at the restaurant. 360 Water St, SE
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