Mother's Day 2014: Where to eat

Posted at 05/08/14 3:31 PM

MANILA - Planning to go out this Mother's Day? Here are some establishments that are offering special deals for moms.

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Bulgogi Brothers, Siklab

Every mom and mom-to-be will get free Hershey’s Kisses from Bulgogi Brothers and Siklab on Mother’s Day.

Siklab is located at Greenbelt 3 in Makati City, while Bulgogi Brothers has branches in Greenbelt 5, Alabang Town Center, SM Mall of Asia, Harbor Point Mall and SM Lanang Premier.

Casa Roces

Casa Roces will hold a "Te Quiero, Mama!" Mother's Day promo on Sunday, May 11, for P795+ per head.
The buffet spread will consist of Shrimp Bisque Soup, three kinds of salad (Russian, Crispy Lengua Caesar and Casa Roces Chef's Salad), Penne Pasta with Pesto Sauce and Grilled Chicken, a choice between Lamb Chops and Salmon Wellington, and an array of desserts (Leche Flan Brûlée, Pot de Creme, Brazo de Mercedes and Choco Caramel).

Those coming in groups of four get a total discounted price of P2,790+, while kids 12 years old and below get a 50% discount. As a special treat, moms will have the chance to win a free cooking class at CCA Manila by joining the raffle.

Casa Roces is located at 1153 J. P. Laurel corner Aguado Streets in San Miguel, Manila.


Cravings is offering a Mother's Day meal on Sunday, May 11, at P550+ each.

The meal includes a refreshing welcome drink called Pink Lady, a selection of breads, a variety of fresh greens, dressings and other ingredients at the "Make Your Own Salad Bar," a choice between Seafood Alfredo Fettuccine and 40 Cloves Garlic Roast Chicken, any of Cravings' classic cakes and desserts, and in-house brewed coffee and tea.

Cravings has branches at Katipunan Avenue, EDSA Shangri-La mall, Eastwood Mall, Il Terrazzo Lifestyle Mall, Molito Lifestyle Building and Fraser Place Serviced Residences.

Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria

Seven Corners at Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria will serve a nutritious buffet spread on Mother's Day, offering organic produce, "superfoods" and different types of tea.

The buffet price is at P2,000++ inclusive of bottomless freshly squeezed juices.

The hotel's Chinese restaurant, Xin Tian Di, will serve set menus consisting of different modern-day specialties such as Baked Rock Lobster with Mayo Miso, and the Divine Platter.

Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria is located at Ortigas Avenue corner Asian Development Bank Avenue in Ortigas Center, Quezon City.

Discovery Suites

Discovery Suites’ 22 Prime Restaurant is offering a lavish Mother’s Day brunch that features international selections including its signature Grilled Rib Eye with Jumbo Prawns for P1,888 per person.

For dinner, 22 Prime will serve a three-course set dinner at P2,135++ per person. The meal includes two options for appetizer, a main course and a dessert.

22 Prime is located at 25 ADB Avenue in Ortigas Center, Pasig City.

EDSA Shangri-La

HEAT, the all-day buffet dining restaurant of EDSA Shangri-La hotel, will offer a special treat to mothers on Sunday, May 11.

Moms who will dine at HEAT on Mother's Day will get a gift voucher for a foot reflexology treatment at CHI, The Spa. Buffet lunch at the restaurant is priced at P2,505 net, while dinner is at P2,155 net.

At the hotel's refurbished Lobby Lounge, mothers and their guests may relax and unwind with a selection of premium wines paired with delectable cheeses. Priced at P875 net, the wine buffet is available from 6 p.m. to 12 a.m. daily.

The Lobby Lounge also offers Filipino high tea daily from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., with the rate set at P750 net.


Lombardi's is giving a free mini cake to mothers for every order of Osso Bucco di Manzo con Risotto all a Parmigiana from May 9 to 11.

Run by Chef David Lombardi, the restaurant is known for serving Italian favorites such as pizza and pasta.

Lombardi's has branches at Shangri-La East Wing and at Robinsons Place Magnolia.

Mandarin Oriental Manila

Mandarin Oriental Manila’s Paseo Uno will serve a hearty international buffet lunch on Mother’s Day.

The buffet spread will feature gourmet delicacies and specialty dishes prepared fresh at the restaurant’s four live kitchens, among which are duck foie gras, homemade pasta, risotto and paella, an assortment of Asian cuisine and a superior selection of meat and seafood delights from the carving and grill stations.

The Mother’s Day lunch buffet is priced at P2,200+ per person.

The Chinese restaurant Tin Hau will offer lunch and dinner set menus priced between P1,680+++ and P1,888+++ per person.

After the meal, mothers will receive a red rose from the Flower Shop together with a personalized card on which loved ones can write special dedications.

Marriott Cafe

On May 11, Marriott Cafe's Sunday brunch will feature a lavish spread of US prime rib steaks, foie gras, seafood, pasta, sushi and decadent pastries. There will also be an interactive bar that serves martinis and cocktails, and a kiddie corner with free face painting, glitter tattoo, balloon twist and other children's activities.

All mothers will be treated to free Bobbi Brown makeup, a P500 voucher redeemable in Rustan's Shangri-La and Rustan's Makati. There will also be special prizes to several lucky winners.

Marriott Cafe's Sunday brunch is priced at P2,700 nett per person, while dinner is at P2,500 nett.

The restaurant is located inside Marriott Hotel Manila at Newport Boulevard in Pasay City.

Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila

The Sunset Bar of Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila will feature Australian barbecue favorites coupled with French and Filipino cuisine on the eve of Mother's Day, May 10.

The buffet restaurant Spiral is offering a 40% discount to those who will dine with their mothers. The Facebook-exclusive offer is valid from May 6 to 15, Monday to Thursday lunch buffet only. Prior booking is required.

TCB Unlimited

TCB Unlimited is offering a limited edition Mango Cake to celebrate the occasion.

Available in whole (P995) and cupcake variant (P75), TCB's Mango cake consists of soft vanilla butter cake layered with rich mango buttercream. The cake is accented with a mango rosette and topped with roasted almond flakes.

Other items offered by TCB include Laguna Cheesecake, Mango Shortcake, Ube Sansrival and Double Chocolate, as well as cupcakes in vanilla, Hershey's chocolate, Reese's peanut butter, strawberry swirl and cookies and cream variants.

TCB, which is formerly called The Coffee Beanery, is known for its Unli Cakes and Coffee promo. It has branches at Katipunan Avenue, SM Masinag, SM Marikina, Eastwood Mall and Cafe Dominic.


Wicked at Shangri-La East Wing is offering a platter of gourmet desserts and best-selling pastries to moms and to anyone who has a sweet tooth.

The Afters Sweet and Savory Spread platter specials feature a mix of Wicked's specialties such as Baked Mac and Cheese, Mini Red Velvet Cupcake, Mini Campfire Cupcake, Mini Reese's Cupcake, Russian Fondue, Strawberry Bars and Bite-sized Smores.

It also comes with a round of choice drink -- Dallah Early Grey or Cafe Americana.

The Afters Sweet and Savory Spread is priced at P350 net and will be available on May 9, 10 and 11 at the following schedules: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.