Without mothers, where would we be? They raise us, feed us and teach us so many invaluable life lessons. This Mother's Day, let's say thanks by giving them what they deserve—a day to relax and not worry about anything. Celebrate your mom by treating her to a meal at a nice restaurant. But don't bother with the chain eateries—go local and special with this list of Jackson-area restaurants and their Mother's Day options.
Amerigo Italian Restaurant
6592 Old Canton Rd., Ridgeland, 601-977-0563
Amerigo will serve brunch from the regular menu from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Old Capitol Inn
226 N. State St., 601-359-9000
Old Capitol Inn will offer brunch in the ballroom, with two seatings: 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Reservations are required. The cost is $27 per adult and $12.92 per child 12 and younger. The inn will offer wine, beer, mimosas and Bloody Marys. Call 601-359-9000 to reserve a seat.
Que Sera Sera
2801 N. State Street, 601-981-2520
Que Sera Sera will be open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Mother's Day. Brunch includes fried crab claws, redfish D'Iberville, Bayou ribeyes and the chalkboard specials for the day.
100 Ridge Way, Flowood, 601-420-4202
Table 100 will be open for normal business hours all day. The restaurant serves Sunday brunch from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Two Sisters Kitchen
707 N. Congress St., 601-353-1180
Two Sisters Kitchen will be open 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Mother's Day, offering a lunch menu like your grandma used to make.
3000 Old Canton Road, 601-981-8017
Nick's Restaurant will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Mother's Day. The restaurant will have a set menu of items ranging from $10 to $30. Reservations are required.
BRAVO! Italian Restaurant and Bar
4500 Interstate 55 N.,
BRAVO! will offer its brunch and lunch menus, along with a special menu with items such as a crab meat omelet with a side, veal marsala and veal picatta, a housemade tiramisu and a flourless chocolate tort. The restaurant will be open from 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. and is not taking reservations.
5050 Interstate 55 N., 601-899-8845
For Mother's Day, Capitol Grill will offer two-for-one mimosas and Bloody Marys. The restaurant will have the regular menu from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Burgers & Blues
1060 E. County Line Road, Suite 22, Ridgeland, 601-899-0038
Burgers & Blues will be open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mothers can choose from a free dessert, mimosa or Bloody Mary.
McB's Bar and Grill
815 Lake Harbour Dr., Ridgeland, 601-956-8362
McB's will be serve the regular menu from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Mother's Day.
Sal & Mookie's New York Pizza and Ice Cream Joint
565 Taylor St., 601-368-1919
Sal & Mookie's will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Mother's Day, serving its regular menu.
Broad Street Bakery
4465 N. Highway 55, Suite 101, 601-362-2900
Broad Street Bakery will have strawberry, lemon and neopolitan cakes on sale for $38. Orders should be placed 24 to 48 hours before pick-up time.
The Penguin Restaurant & Bar
1100 John R. Lynch St., Suite 6A, 769-251-5222
For Mother's Day, The Penguin will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The menu will include soups such as smoked salmon soup, and salads, including a Caesar and the Penguin salad. Choose from entrees such as turkey and dressing, chicken and waffles, and tilapia; sides such as cole slaw or potato salad; and desserts such as chocolate chess pie, strawberry shortcake, or New York cheesecake. Entrees range from $10-$20.
1908 Provisions at the Fairview Inn
734 Fairview St., 601-948-3429, ext. 305
Brunch will be served from 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. The menu will feature a carving station, an oyster bar, an ice cream bar and more. The cost is $29.95 adults and $11.95 for kids ages 5-12. Seatings are available on the half-hour, and reservations are required.
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