Your mom: where would you be without her? Treat her right this Mother's Day: spell out "Mother" in forget-me-nots. If the local florist is running low on forget-me-nots, take her out for a nice meal instead. Here's a roundup of some local restaurants that are making special efforts for moms this Sunday.Read More
Treat Your Mom by Taking Her to a Local Eatery
1. 360 East at Montauk Downs
What: Brunch buffet; seatings at 10:30, 11 a.m., 12:30, 1:30 & 2:30 p.m.; brunch buffet with unlimited champagne, Mimosas and Bloody MarysOur pick: California grilled sirloin
2. South Edison
What: special a la carte menu beginning at 5:30 p.m. Our pick: Olive oil braised baby octopus tacos, with Hen of the Woods mushroom, pickled red onion, crema roasted tomato and guajillo chili salsa and queso cotija.
3. Navy Beach Restaurant
What: Special prix fixe lunch menu. Mothers will receive a complimentary Bloody Mary or Mimosa.Our pick: buttermilk fried chicken with cheddar cornbread, house made coleslaw and spicy honey drizzle.
4. Nick & Toni's
What: Brunch specials from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., and dinner specials from 6 p.m. Moms will receive a small potted plant as a gift to take home. Our pick: Lemon Crespelle Torta, strawberry rhubarb compote & rhubarb sorbetto.
5. The Palm
What: Moms get a $25 bonus car to spend at their next visit.Our pick: Bag of warm doughnuts, dusted with cinnamon sugar and served with chocolate and raspberry sauce.
6. The Living Room at The Maidstone
What: special Mother’s Day menu from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Our pick: Tarte flambée with smoked paprika, crème fraîche, red onions and applewood smoked bacon.
What: special Mother's Day brunch menuOur pick: Soupe rafraichissante à la tomate du Long Island et jambon Ibérico Pata Negra
8. The Bell and Anchor
What: Brunch will be served from 12 to 4:30 p.m. and dinner from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The regular a la carte menu will be served in addition to the specials of the day. Our pick: "Old School" Lobster Garganelli, with corn, basil and saffron cream.
9. Little Red
What: brunch from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The special a la carte menu will feature favorites in addition to brunch style specials. Our pick: Seared rare tuna, cucumber, wakame salad and sriracha on grilled sourdough.
10. Dockers Waterside Restaurant and Marina
What: Mother’s Day Surf & Turf Dinner Buffet, 6PMOur pick: Surf