Dining Out for Mother's Day? Check Out These Deals
From brunch specials to deals on sweet, frozen treats, here's the lowdown on special offers to celebrate moms.
May seems to be sneaking up on us this year (oh wait—it's already here!). And with it, Mother’s Day on May 14, when we celebrate the moms and mother figures in our lives. There are endless ways to show these deserving women that they are loved and appreciated, but maybe none better than food—because as we all know, food is love.
Of course, we have you covered if you’re cooking a Mother’s Day dinner or special brunch at home. But if you're one of the nearly 50% of people who plan on eating out or getting takeout to celebrate the occasion, you’ll want to check out the promotions being offered around the country (and then quickly call to make a reservation) to celebrate your mom to the max. Check out this list of restaurants and businesses offering Mother’s Day deals over the 2023 weekend.
Auntie Anne’s is celebrating Mother’s Day and spring with deals available to rewards members. On Mother's Day (May 14), take advantage of their Buy One Get One 50% off of any pretzel or drink. Rewards members also get a free Original or Cinnamon Sugar Pretzel with any online gift card purchase now through June 25 (valid for 28 days after the reward is unlocked in the Auntie Anne’s app).
California Pizza Kitchen
Order mom a heart-shaped pizza and then grab some gift cards to go. From now until Mother's Day on May 14, buy a $50 CPK gift card and receive a $10 eBonus card to go with it. You can find locations and get all the details on its site.
Nothing says "I love you" like a special dessert. In celebration of Mother’s Day, Carvel is offering a few deals with this in mind, like a $5 reward card with the purchase of $25 in gift cards; $5 off any round cake on DoorDash, Grubhub, and Uber Eats; and its fan-favorite Pistachio ice cream for a limited time. Perfect for honoring whoever you call “mom!”
The Cheesecake Factory
This year, The Cheesecake Factory is offering the perfect Mother’s Day gift for all the mother figures in your life. From May 1 through May 14, anyone who purchases a $50 gift card online will receive a $10 bonus card, redeemable from May 15 through June 7.
Make homemade cinnamon buns that everyone will love on Mother's Day, or give the gift of Cinnabon with a gift card deal as sweet as their famous treats: Purchase a $25 gift card and get an extra $5 reward card bonus.
Send a thoughtful treat to someone special with promotions from Edible Arrangements. Choose from the Mom is Berry Sweet Bouquet, a Mother's Day Chocolate & Cheesecake Platter, an Especially for Mom box of chocolate-covered strawberries, and more. For Mother’s Day, Edible will run up to 30% off select items between May 3 – 12. Promo codes: 20MOM and 30MOM.
If you’re spending Mother’s Day weekend apart, sending treats in the mail has never been easier. Let Goldbelly help you find the perfect edible Mother’s Day gift with curated picks from beloved chefs and restaurants, from brunch favorites to world-famous desserts, and even Ina Garten-approved selections. Each vendor has their own promotions so check for discounts and free shipping as you browse the yummy choices.
Give Mom a break with the gift of food delivery. From May 1 - 14, diners who have signed up for Grubhub+ through Amazon Prime can receive 25% off orders of $20+ using code MAMA25. The promo code is for one-time use only in this Amazon Prime/Grubhub+ campaign. Diners who have not signed up can unlock the free year of Grubhub+ by visiting amazon.com/grubhub. Grubhub+ members receive unlimited $0 delivery fees on eligible orders from their favorite restaurants, exclusive savings, and donation matching. Also, if you’re looking for a last-minute gift for someone who loves to order in, Grubhub gift cards are a great way to give moms more of their favorite foods. You can even show love by customizing your digital gift card with a happy memory or funny moment.
Stock up on gift cards for stacks of pancakes or fluffy omelettes with IHOP's offer for Mother's Day this year. For every $25 gift card purchased, you'll get a $5 bonus card through July 9.
For those Insomniacs who are looking to place an order in advance of Mother’s Day, the late-night bakery chain is offering free nationwide shipping from May 5 - 7 with code MAY23. Treat your momma to a dozen of your favorite classics, wrapped in a Mother’s Day box sleeve with the Mother’s Day 12-Pack, or go all in and customize any 10-inch retail or shipping gift box with mom’s favorite cookies in the Mother’s Day Box Sleeve. Include Classic, Deluxe, and Vegan flavors delivered in festive wrapping to help make her special day even sweeter. Available in-store, for local delivery, and via nationwide shipping until May 21 or until supplies last. Price and availability vary by location.
Jamba is offering loyalty members 20% off orders $25 and under for Mother’s Day weekend May 12 - 14. Give the gift of smoothies and treat yourself, too! And, when you purchase a $25 gift card between now and June 18, you’ll receive a $5 reward. Rewards can be redeemed from June 19 - August 31 by Jamba loyalty members.
Outback Steakhouse is celebrating moms everywhere with its Mums Over Mates menu featuring a limited-time guest favorite—the Peach Bellini—available in-store only from May 10 - 14. Outback is also offering a free $10 bonus for every $50 gift card purchased between April 17 - June 18, which is perfect for moms (and dads and grads, too).
Give a gift that keeps on giving with a Mother’s Day gift card from Panera Bread. Score a $10 bonus card for every $50 spent now through May 21. These come in handy for special ladies on the go.
Rock the lobster for Mom with another great gift card deal. Buy $50 in Red Lobster gift cards from now through July 2 and receive two bonus coupons for $10 off a minimum $40 purchase to use later in July and August. You can celebrate these deserving women more than once this way.
If your Mother’s Day plans include a fun outing, top off the moment with a stop into your local TCBY for a refreshing frozen treat. Moms get a free 6-ounce dish, small cup, or small cone of their favorite fro-yo on Sunday, May 14. Offer will vary by location and is good for one per mom (some restrictions may apply).