Every Mom deserves to be treated like a queen all through the year and especially on Mother’s Day! The following venues in Chicago will be helping Mom to feel extra special and thanks to Heron Agency for sharing some of their favorites for treating Moms to a wonderful day on Sunday, May 8.
For the Mom who needs a little extra relaxation:
This year, Geja’s Café, 340 W. Armitage, will treat all moms to a complimentary 5-minute massage and glass of bubbly on Sunday, May 8th. Moms will step away from the table to receive a well-deserved pampering in a secluded relaxing atmosphere with licensed massage therapists from Lincoln Park Massage Spa while they dine. The restaurant will open at 1 p.m. on Mother’s Day. For reservations, call 773.281.9101, or visit on-line at www.gejascafe.com.
For the Mom who insists on taking photos wherever you go:
This Mother’s Day, Chicago’s favorite French-inspired patisserie, Vanille, is celebrating mom with a first-of-its-kind photo contest. From Monday, April 18 to Sunday, May 8, moms and kids of all ages who stop by one of Vanille’s three Chicago locations can snap a photo of themselves enjoying any of Vanille’s artisanal specialties for the chance to win an Afternoon Tea party for ten people inside the luxurious Vanille Salon located at the Lincoln Park location, 2108 N. Clark Street. To enter the Mom, Me & Vanille Photo Contest, guests need to post their photo on Facebook or Instagram using #MomMeVanille. They must also tag Vanille at @VanilleChicago on Instagram or “Vanille Patisserie” on Facebook. The person with the photo that receives the most “likes” will be named the winner. For more information on Vanille, visit www.vanillepatisserie.com or call 773.868.4574.
For the Mom who wants to raise a glass:
If you book a room at the historic Hampton Inn Chicago Downtown/N Loop/Michigan Ave hotel, Mom will receive a complimentary glass of wine in the classic hotel bar, Jack’s Place. Just steps from the Magnificent Mile, Millennium Park and the Theater District, the hotel opened in May 2015, featuring a grand, three-story Art Deco lobby, a 67-seat 1920’s-style cocktail bar, and intricate architectural details throughout the property. Centrally located downtown in the historic Chicago Motor Club building at 68 E. Wacker Place, this makes for the perfect Mother’s Day getaway spot. For more information or to make a reservation, call 312.419.9014 or visit their website.
For the Mother who loves to brunch:
Treat Mom to a delectable Mother’s Day brunch buffet on Sunday, May 8 from 11am – 3pm at Le Meridien OakBrook’s El Tapeo. With both a Bloody Mary + Mimosa bar and a surprise for her on her special day, it is sure to be an afternoon to remember. Mother’s Day Brunch reservations are $49.95 for adults, $24.95 for children 6-12 and free for children 5 and under. Book your reservation by calling 630.828.2044. For more information on El Tapeo visit www.eltapeorestaurant.com or call 630.828.2044.
For the Mom who wants her cake and to eat it too:
This Mother’s Day Green Bean Restaurant wants to make sure every Mom feels a little extra loved on her special day. The Lincoln Park restaurant that redefines delicious fast food with non-traditional, quick, healthy choices is allowing sweets for Mother’s Day and is giving away a free cake pop with any meal purchase. Green Bean is open breakfast, lunch and dinner and offers an array of healthy alternatives to the typical fast food choices. For more information visit www.greenbeanrestaurant.com or call 773.661.2465.
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