IT’S Mother’s Day! Time to treat the most special lady in the house—and in your life—to a special lunch or dinner and some pampering. If you haven’t decided on where to bring her, here are some suggestions:
CHATEAU 1771 AND CAFÉ 1771
On Mother’s Day, Chateau 1771 will give dining moms gift vouchers for Afternoon Tea for their next visit.
Chateau 1771 Afternoon Tea carries the unique touch of the restaurant’s famed No Borders Cuisine, the exquisite innovations on well-loved Swiss, Italian and French creations. The Afternoon Tea set changes daily, allowing the chefs to be creative in concocting delicious morsels according to their imagination using the freshest ingredients of the day. Thus, every tea set is a delightful surprise.
Offerings may include Seared Beef Tenderloin and Cornichon Canapé, Salmon Gravlax on Mini Pancakes, Raclette Toast, Blueberry Scones, Chocolate Coated Marshmallow S’mores, Apple Crumble or Cherry Tomato and Feta Cheese Picks.
Enjoy this afternoon pastime with your choice of La Maison du Thé Tea or Vittoria French Press Coffee. Pay a little extra, and turn your meal into a “Champagne Afternoon Tea” by starting with a chilled glass of fine champagne or sparkling wine.
Café 1771, for its part, is open today, a Sunday, just for Mother’s Day, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Diners will be given a brunch treat of Ebelskivevers, a beloved treat from Denmark which are puffy circular pancakes cum popovers filled with fruit, chocolate, jam or cheese.
Chateau 1771 is located at Greenbelt 5, Ayala Center, Makati City, with telephone numbers 729-9760 and 729-9761. Café 1771 is at El Pueblo, Pasig City, with telephone number 631-7340.
DIAMOND HOTEL PHILIPPINES
Diamond Hotel Philippines extends the sweetest of deals for Mother’s Day and created offers all wrapped up in thoughtful gestures for the perfect bonding time with the whole family.
Surprise Mom with a pampering stay in a Deluxe Room, which includes breakfast for two, a free upgrade to a Deluxe Palisade Room and a one-hour free facial treatment for Mom for Php 7,000 nett.
Indulge Mom to an extraordinary culinary treat on her special day at the hotel’s dining destinations. At Corniche and Yurakuen Japanese restaurants, Mom’s dining experience is complimentary when she dines with a minimum of five (5) persons. Corniche offers its luscious buffet spread at Php2,150 nett per person, while Yurakuen Japanese restaurant has a Ladies Set Menu at Php1,988 nett per person.
At Diamond Hotel, moms are entitled to a giveaway from Cynos and, for a minimum spend of Php5,000 nett, Mom gets to pick-a-prize for a chance to win Cynos hair care gift packs, Maidenform items or wellness gift certificates.
For room or restaurant reservations please call (632) 528-3000.
Diamond Hotel Philippines is located at Roxas Boulevard corner Dr. J. Quintos Street, Manila. For inquiries, please call 528-3000.
For Mother’s Day, give Mom a double treat at l’entrecote Corner Bistro located at Burgos Circle, Forbes Town Center, Unit A Bellagio 2, Bonifacio Global City.
Order the new house specialty L’entrecote Double, a 12-oz. Certified Angus Sirloin Steak topped with Secret Herb Butter Sauce and unlimited Fresh Fries, and get a free ‘The Paris Eiffel Tower’ dessert, which are meringue tartlets filled with vanilla and strawberry ice cream, fresh strawberry, chocolate sauce, whipped cream and dashed with roasted almonds. This towering sweet creation is good for two.
Moms who dine with a minimum of four people also receive an additional Gift Certificate for a free bottle of Tyrell’s Brut Sparkling Wine worth Php1,220 for their next visit at l’entrecote.
For reservations, call 856-4858 or 836-2764.
RICHMONDE HOTEL ORTIGAS
Give back and take Mom out to a lunch buffet. She deserves nothing but the best, Richmonde Café at Richmonde Hotel Ortigas whips up an exquisite menu crafted to celebrate and recognize all that she has done for us. From spring bouquets and summer salads, to succulent ribs and scrumptious cakes, nothing shouts “I love you, Mom!” more than a wholesome feast with the entire family.
On May 10, 2015, bring the entire family to Mom’s Country Garden Luncheon at Richmonde Café to relish a charming international spread dedicated to all sweet and loving Mothers. The Café spoils Mom further with an exclusive 3 + 1 deal. This means for every three guests paying the regular rate, mom gets to be the boss and eats absolutely FREE!
Delight in a bountiful spread that reminds you of rustic afternoons spent in your childhood backyard – set the mood right with antipasto and soup such as House Cured Salmon Gravlax with Shredded Red Onions and Capers; Tabouleh Salad; Seafood Pasta Salad; Toast with your choice of dips like Baba Ghanoush, Hummus, Crab and Cream Cheese; Shrimp Bisque; and Italian Wedding Soup. Indulge in mouthwatering spoonfuls of classic comfort chows like Lemon Chicken with Artichokes; Vegetable Lasagna with Roasted Red Pepper Pesto; Herbed Roasted Potato; Steamed Kani wrapped in Nori; Roast Prime of Rib with Horseradish Cream & Au Jus; and Beef-wrapped Asparagus with Wild Mushroom Sauce. Do not forget to try various dishes from the show kitchen as well – from pasta treats to fried dishes and grilled items, we’ve got all your cravings covered! Lastly, give in to the sugar rush with samplings of Hot Apple and Nuts Crumble, Baklava Parcels, Opera Slices, assorted Cupcakes and Cake Pops.
Mom’s Country Garden Luncheon is available on May 10, 2015, for Php995 nett per person. For inquiries and reservations, call 638-7777. The Richmonde Café is located at the 2nd floor of Richmonde Hotel Ortigas, 21 San Miguel Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City.
CRIMSON HOTEL MANILA
More than the kisses and hugs from kids and loved ones, Moms are best loved at Crimson Hotel Filinvest City Manila. The international buffet spread is waiting… and it is FREE! It’s free for moms who will avail of the Mother’s Day Brunch of a minimum of four (4) persons. For only Php1,600 net per person, which includes with unlimited juices, and Php2,100 net per person with unlimited mimosas, local beer, house wine and juices, it offers international buffet selections, live food stations, and delectable dishes and desserts. A Mother’s Day cupcake will also be given to all the mothers.
And how about the opportunity to travel the Philippines for free?! Every receipt of Mother’s Day Brunch entitles one to a raffle ticket for a vacation getaway with Crimson Hotel’s hotel and resort partners all over the Philippines. Draws will be conducted every month and the lucky family will be given free accommodations.
Crimson Hotel Filinvest City Manila is located at Entrata Urban Complex, 2609 Civic Drive, Filinvest City, Alabang, Muntinlupa City. For inquiries and reservations, call 863-2222.
On Mother’s Day, here’s a treat for moms at Burgoo: Angus Rib Eye Steak, Spinach Grilled Salmon, Surf and Steak, and Trio Fajitas. Moms who order any of these sumptuous treats on Mother’s Day will receive Php250.00 worth of Burgoo certificate which can be used on the next.
Also highly recommended at Burgoo are Oklahoma-Style Grilled Baby Back Ribs, Hamburgoo, Supreme Pizza, Lemon-Peppered Grilled Lapu-Lapu, Country-Style Fried Chicken, Seafood Linguini, Grilled Pork Chops, etc.
Visit Burgoo at T. Morato in Quezon City; Powerplant Mall in Rockwell Makati; The Podium in Ortigas; Gateway Mall in Araneta Center Cubao; Robinsons Galleria in Ortigas; SM City The Block in North EDSA; Mall of Asia in Pasay; SM City Marikina; SM Southmall in Alabang, The District in Cavite; 3rd Level, Terraces Mall in Fairview; and Starmall in Taguig. For reservations and inquiries, call 927-7424, 838-1815, 687-5254, 726-3578, 913-6112, 556-0091 or 633-6256.
All mothers will get Php250 worth of gift certificate which they can use on their next visit at Gumbo with an order of the Mother’s Day dish, Bourbon-Style Baby back Ribs York Steak. A surprise gift also awaits mom on her special day!
Other dishes worth a try at Gumbo include Seafood Jambalaya, Bayou’s Stuffed Crabs, Shrimp Etouffe, Bourbon-Style Baby Back Ribs, Southern-Grilled Chicken Caesar, Cajun-Style Fried Chicken, and Seafood Feast.
Gumbo is located at the 2nd Level Entertainment Hall, SM Mall of Asia in Pasay; 3rd Level Robinsons Manila Midtown; 2nd Level SM City The Block, North EDSA: Gateway Mall in Araneta Center, Cubao; Robinsons Magnolia; and at the 2nd Level Atrium Bldg. in SM Megamall. For reservations and inquiries, call 556-0238, 442-0106, 635-3015, 567-1820, 440-4632 and 527-1925.
EASTWOOD RICHMONDE HOTEL
On May 10, 2015, Mother’s Day, moms take center stage at Eastwood Richmonde Hotel—with no less than an exquisite array of scrumptious chows fit for a queen.
Eastwood Café presents a Mother’s Day buffet, To Mommy, With Love. Mom’s meal is on the house when she avails of Eastwood Café’s 4+1 promo, where, for every four guests paying the regular buffet rate, mom gets to eat for free.
Savor dishes that remind you of Mom’s trademark home-cooked meals, including Pinoy favorites such as Crispy Tawilis, Spicy Sisig Pampanga, Ensaladang Pinoy, Bulalong Baka, Chicken Lomi ng Batangas, Beef Oxtail Kare-Kare, Baked Filipino-Style Chicken Barbecue and Seafood in Creamy Salmon Sauce. Elevate the dining experience with a serving of Roasted Chuck Eye Beef served with Mushroom Sauce, Red Wine Sauce and Potato Wedges. Of course, no buffet experience is complete without a fix of pasta, Mongolian bowl, tempura and barbecue. Also get to indulge in sweet treats like Cassava Cake, Leche Flan, Pineapple Upside Down Cake, Mocha Éclair, Mango Short Cake and the café’s signature Richmonde Chocolate Cake.
Round up the family and celebrate Mom’s special day with To Mommy, With Love Mother’s Day Buffets at the Eastwood Café for only PhP 880nett per person. Children 6 to 12 get 50% discount and children aged 5 and below get to eat for free. This Mother’s Day offering is available on May 10, 2015, at the Sunday Lunch Buffet from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and at the Sunday Dinner Buffet from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
For inquiries and reservations, call 570-7777. Eastwood Richmonde Hotel is located at 17 Orchard Road, Eastwood City, Bagumbayan Quezon City. Eastwood Richmonde Hotel is also accessible from the 2nd floor of Eastwood Mall.