Mother’s day weekend has finally arrived and by now we are sure that you have nailed down an awesome gift and planned just the right activities to show mom how much you care. Maybe you opted for a DIY gift that was made from the heart. Or maybe something from our list of last-minute Mother’s Day gifts caught your eye. While she will no doubt be thrilled that you took the time to think of her, still, maybe you want to show a little extra appreciation and treat her to a meal.
Last-Minute Gifts That Will Arrive in Time
Our list of the best brunch and lunch deals from restaurants has a little something for every kind of mom. If she has a sweet tooth, pick up some donuts and pastries from Tim Hortons or Corner Bakery. If she’s a fan of ordering in, gift her a GrubHub gift card and let her select lunch, on you. Even if she loves to get dressed up and dine out for a meal, we have something for that too. And after you’ve filled up on sweet brunch and savory lunch, top off the night with a homemade dessert that’s filled with love.
Mother’s Day Brunch and Lunch Deals
When you purchase a $50 gift card to Applebees, you will get an additonal $10 bonus card. That’s enough to treat mom to for lunch and dessert!
If your mom lives out of state, make her day extra special with a delivery of Baz Bagels. Use promo code TREATMOM20 for free shipping when .
BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse
What’s better than a good wine in a cute glass? Your mom can snag free stemless wine glass when you take her to lunch at BJ’s restaurant & Brewhouse this weekend. The restaurant is also offering $10 bonus with the purchase of any $50 e-gift card.
California Pizza Kitchen
Keep Mother’s Day lunch fun and light-hearted this weekend with a heart-shaped pizza from California Pizza Kitchen.
Capital Grille is opening early just for Mother’s Day. Treat your mom to their brunch offerings, which include a lobster frittata.
Cooking should be the last thing on your mom’s mind this Mother’s Day. It is her day, afterall. When you order the Cracker Barrel All Day Pancake Breakfast Family Meal Basket To-Go, mom will also get a $10 gift card.
Make lunch with mom a bit sweeter this Saturday and Sunday! With the purchase of any lunch entree, Corner Bakery is offering a free bakery item.
Feel like ordering in? Give mom a GrubHub gift card of $50 or more and get a free $15 digital gift card back.
If mom is in the mood for pancakes, treat her to brunch at IHOP. The restaurant is offering a free $5 gift card with any purchase of a $25 gift card.
Jamba rewards members have the option of treating mom to a free breakfast item on May 7 and May 8. She can take her pick of a breakfast sandwich, pastry or eggbake.
Your mom can enjoy one free muffin on May 8 by using a bogo coupon that will be available on Kolache Factory’s Instagram page.
Not only will restaurants open for dine-in and carside pickup at 10:30 AM for Mother’s Day, but the Italian restaurant is also offering $6 take-home meals, lunch options starting at $7.99 and wine to go starting at $18 in select states.
Start Mother’s Day off the right way with a buy one get deal at Tim Hortons. On May 8, you can get 10 free Timbits when you purchase 10 Timbits. Perfect for any mom with a love for donuts.
Cameron (she/her) is a staff writer for Good Housekeeping, where she covers everything from holidays to food. She is a graduate of Syracuse University, where she received a B.A. in magazine journalism. In her spare-time she can be found scrolling TikTok for the latest cleaning hacks and restaurant openings, binge-watching seasons of Project Runway or online shopping.