This Mother’s Day, surprise mom with a restaurant meal at home. Many popular Bay Area restaurants are open for delivery or takeout on Mother’s Day weekend and they have come up with some mouthwatering special menus that will make your dining table feel like the best seat in the restaurant. Order up some of our favorite Mother’s Day brunch and dinner delivery, and treat your mom to a day off from the kitchen!

San Francisco

photo: Anita Chu

Palette Tea House—San Francisco

Palette Tea House will satisfy your craving for an amazing dim sum feast with a special Mother’s Day to-go brunch for four to six people. It contains 36 of their most famous dumplings, including the xiao long bao (soup dumplings) and lobster dumplings, radish cakes, strawberry mango pudding and custard buns, plus either lobster noodles or Iberico bbq pork. They are also offering DIY Dim Sum kits, with frozen packages of some of their most popular dumplings and baos, and a steaming kit so you can steam your own fresh dumplings at home. Call 415-347-8888 or visit their website to order pick up at their North Point Street location.

900 North Point St, #B201A
San Francisco, CA

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Le Marais Bakery—San Francisco

Want to give mom a really special breakfast in bed? Le Marais presents the Mother’s Day Breakfast in Bed Box, which includes bowls of yogurt, granola, fruit, scrambled eggs, avocado, smoked salmon, two of the bakery’s famous croissants, two of their breakfast pastries, plus a beautiful bouquet from Marigold SF. Everything you need to make Mother’s Day morning perfect for $75. 

2066 Chestnut St.
San Francisco, CA

Plow—San Francisco

Plow is offering modern takes on brunch classics with their famous lemon ricotta pancakes with lemon curd, French custard toast with strawberry rhubarb compote and eggs Benedict with spinach and mushrooms, Fra’mani ham or smoked salmon. Other menu options are also available for pick up from their restaurant. Call 415-821-7569 to place your order.

1299 18thSt.
San Francisco, CA

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Picnic on Third—San Francisco

This awesome women-owned business has a great option for Mother's Day dinner so you can make mom feel pampered all day. For $79 you can get this meal that feeds 4-6: Lemon Pepper Salmon, Broccoli with Seed Crumble, Buttermilk Smashed Potatoes, Ruby Red Beets, Chocolate Truffles and a bottle of Sauvignon Blanc. Bonus: it's pretty foolproof as only the potatoes require heating (broccoli heating is optional).

493 Third St
San Francisco, CA

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Rooh—San Francisco & Palo Alto

For Mother’s Day, ROOH San Francisco and Palo Alto present a special holiday menu available for delivery and takeout. Starting at $50, guests can treat mom to a takeaway meal including Jackfruit Shikampuri Kebab with cream cheese, mint & cilantro chutney; Organic Paneer Pasanda with red pepper makhni  (vegetarian) or Branzino Sea Bass Paturi with poppy & mustard sauce; Peas Pulao with kashmiri dum aloo; and Mango Rasmalai Trifle for dessert. Special to the ROOH Palo Alto location, add a half bottle of rosé wine to-go with the special menu for $65.

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East Bay

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Daylight Foods—Delivering to the East Bay, South Bay & Peninsula

Daylight Foods is offering a number of items that you can order for Mother's Day (along with this week's groceries). They have pancake mix, bacon and fruit for brunch and an awesome chef-curated Mother's Day dinner box that comes with everything you'll need to make frisee salad with honey dressing, roasted asparagus and Yukon potatoes, and sea bass al forno. What a lucky mom!


Rick and Ann's—Berkeley

Rick and Ann’s has some tasty special for this Mother's Day. Snag the Mama Ann's omelette with asparagus, tomatoes, roasted leeks and goat cheese, or the Denver Breakfast Burrito. Other options include Benedict Royale and Blueberry Lemon Ricotta Pancakes. They also have wine and beer by the bottle. Pick up from their Berkeley restaurant, or for orders over $100, they can deliver to locations in the Berkeley/Oakland/Piedmont area. Call 510-649-8538 to place your order.

2922 Domingo Avenue
Berkeley, CA

Lake Chalet Seafood Bar & Grill—Oakland

Oakland's Lake Chalet is offering a fabulous three-course dinner for four people with family-style selections and mom's favorite cocktails. Select from wine, craft beer, bubbly or Libations-To-Go mixed and ready for ice in her favorite glass. Entree options include crab-stuffed petrale sole, lemon herb-roasted leg of lamb and two quiche selections. All entrees come with roasted beet salad and white chocolate cheesecake. 


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Lazy Dog—Newark, Dublin, Concord & Cupertino

Lazy Dog is offering a Mother's Day Brunch Kit which will be added to it's expanding Pantry Line. They are also offering a Mimosa Kit for all the moms that could use a drink, or a few. Wake mom up with fresh coffee, breakfast in bed and a heartfelt note—all included in Lazy Dog's pre-packaged kit. You can add on pantry staples like milk, eggs and flour, and grab dinner options like BBQ bison meatloaf and grilled chicken to make it a super easy day at home. 


Peninsula/South Bay

Alexander's Steakhouse—San Francisco, Palo Alto and Cupertino

There's nothing that says "Happy Mother's Day" quite like a 7-lb. prime rib. Order yours from Alexander's Steakhouse and you'll also get a pint of jus, 1/2 pint of their signature horseradish cream, two sides and a bottle of Alexander's Steakhouse Signature Cabernet Sauvignon. Serving six, this meal costs $295 and is available from all three locations.


Millbrae Pancake House—Millbrae

Millbrae Pancake House’s full lineup of their pancakes and waffles are available for Mother’s Day, including their Swedish crepes and strawberry waffles. They also have other classic brunch options like chicken and waffles or NY steak and eggs. The Pancake House has modified their parking lot into a quick drive through pick up for orders, or you can order delivery from their website.

1301 El Camino Real
Millbrae, CA

Left Bank Brasserie—San Jose

Left Bank is offering a special three-course meal sized for two on Mother’s Day weekend, which includes Caesar salad, toasted bread, roasted asparagus and carrots with lemon garlic sauce, and choice of main and dessert. Options include tomahawk ribeye, surf and turf, whole Branzino, and Mediterranean spiced roasted half chicken, or vegetarian couscous. They also have to-go craft cocktails and wine by the bottle, and a kid’s plate of chicken tenders, hummus, veggies, and fruit for the littles. Order delivery or pickup at the Santana Row through their website, or call 408-244-1180.

377 Santana Row Suite 1100
San Jose, CA

Marin/North Bay

Flour Craft Bakery—Mill Valley

We love all of the to-go options that Flour Craft Bakery is offering at their Mill Valley location. Order by 4 p.m. for next-day pickup. For Mother's Day, snag one of their sourdough waffle kits ($55) for brunch and the taco kit ($69) for dinner. They also have an awesome Mother's Day Brunch Bubbles and Blooms option that includes a brunch tote complete with a flower arrangement designed by Bloomingayles, bottle of sparkling rosé, brioche French toast, berry compote, whipped creme, Vermont maple syrup, maple-glazed bacon and chocolate dipped strawberries. This meal serves four and is available for pickup on Saturday or Sunday for $125. 

129 Miller Avenue #300
Mill Valley, CA

Boon Fly Cafe—Napa

Napa Valley’s famous roadside eatery, Boon Fly Cafe, is offering take away brunch for parties up to six from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Menu offerings curated by Executive Chef Aaron Meneghelli include fan favorites such as the Boon Fly Benedict, and Fried Chicken and Donuts, with available sides including hash browns and bacon. Batched Boon Fly Bacon Bloody Marys, bottled beers and select wine and bubbles will also be available to-go. 


—Anita Chu


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