Monday, May 4, 2009

Even more dining deals for moms

Her day is May 10 -- this Sunday.

  • Maddi's Southern Bistro at Birkdale Village offers a special brunch menu 11 a.m.-4 p.m., then dinner from 4-9 with features in addition to the regular menu. And you can take 20% off your purchase at the next-door gallery that day, too. Reservations suggested: 704-987-7762.
  • Firenze (6414 Rea Road) hosts an all-you-can-eat brunch buffet for $20 ($10 for children 8-12 and free for 7 and younger), with an a la carte menu also available. 704-544-4949.
  • Del Frisco's (4725 Piedmont Row) has a three-course brunch for $29.95 and a children's menu for $9.95, plus live jazz. Dinner will be a three-courser for $35.95, with choices including beef tournedos, grilled pork chop and salmon. 704-552-5502.
  • Dilworth Neighborhood Grille (911 E. Morehead St.) has an all-you-can-eat brunch for $12.95 (kids younger than 10 $5.95) with live jazz from noon to 3. 704-377-3808.
  • Carpe Diem (1535 Elizabeth Ave.) will open from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. for brunch, with two courses for $25 ($12.50 for kids younger than 12). Among the choices: eggs Benedict with Virginia ham, ricotta pancake with fresh berry sauce, buttermilk fried chicken and crab cakes. 704-377-7976.
  • Gado Gado (157 N. Trade St., Matthews) will be open 11 a.m.-3 p.m. with a limited dinner menu and patio seating available. 704-844-8686.
  • Max’s Ally (355 John Galt Way in Afton Village, Concord) offers brunch from 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. for $23.95 ($7.95 for kids 4-12, $16.95 for seniors). Among the choices are shrimp and grits, eggs Benedict and a carving station. 704-721-6297.
  • Lava Bistro (8708 J.W. Clay Blvd.) will be open 11 a.m.-8 p.m. with its full lunch and inner menus, and there'll be live entertainment on the lakeside patio from noon-3 and 5-8 p.m. Its three-courses-for-$30 offer is good through June 1, and applicable on Mother's Day, too. 704-549-0050.
  • Zink American Kitchen (201 N. Tryon St.) hosts brunch from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. for $22.95 ($9.95 for 3-12) and offers a limited menu after 5 p.m. 704-444-9001. Sibling Mimosa Grill (327 S. Tryon St.) will also have brunch 10 a.m.-3 p.m. ($21.95; $10.95) and also open for dinner at 5 p.m.; 704-343-0700.
  • Pewter Rose (1820 South Blvd.) will be open Mother's Day evening as well as for brunch, with its regular menu and a few surprise specials. 704-332-8149.
  • Passion8 (3415 Highway 51 N, Fort Mill) offers four courses for $45 with seatings at noon, 3 and 6 p.m. 803-802-7455.
  • Mez (EpiCentre uptown) hosts brunch 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. for $21.95, with prime rib carving station, crepe station (sweet and savory), chilled seafood, eggs Benedict and more. 704-971-2400.


anne said...


i'll be out of town this weekend so i won't have a chance to get to a brunch :( i love brunch!