There's plenty of special options to choose from when it comes to flowers and dining options customized to today's special holiday.
Support our local flower growers and nurseries by heading over to the following places for your choice of flowers and potted plants:
, 340 Purissima St, Half Moon Bay, 650-726-3662
, 3068 Cabrillo Hwy N., Half Moon Bay, 650-726-5999
(potted plants and trees) - 12460 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay, 650-726-4568
Cypress Flower Farm - 333 Cypress Avenue, Moss Beach, 650-728-0728
- 11691 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay, 650-726-5392
Half Moon Flowers (same day delivery to Half Moon Bay) - 270 Capistrano Rd. #16, Princeton (located at the Shoppes at Harbor Village)
Montara Nursery - 825 Pedro Mountain Rd., Montara, 650-728-5045
(same day delivery to Half Moon Bay) - 12391 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay, 650-726-6440
Cetrella, Pasta Moon and the Ritz Carlton are offering special brunches, and the Half Moon Bay Brewing Company is offering a special menu.
(10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., $40 prix fixe brunch)
Appetizers (choice of one): Leek soup with truffled green onion croquette, Goat cheese quiche with mixed field greens
Entrees (choice of one): Choice of Salmon hash and poached egg (house-smoked, with spinach and creme fraiche), Lobster ravioli with corn nage and roasted cherry tomatoes, Ribeye (slow roasted with fondant potato and braised greens
Desserts (choice of one): Sweet cream panna cotta (with strawberry and rhubarb compote), Chocolate hazelnut mousse bar with praline creme anglaise
845 Main St., Half Moon Bay, 726-4090
(11 a.m. - 9 p.m.)
The special menu for the day includes (regular menu also available):
Appetizer: Crostini Sampler and Salad (four different kinds of herb-garlic crostini: spicy free range chicken, roasted salmon with fennel, ahi poke and pulled smoked beef steak)
Entrees: Slow Smoked Sockeye Salmon, Kobe Flat Iron Steak
Dessert: Trio Bites (Beeramisu, Bread pudding and Amaretto Cheesecake garnished with chocolate covered strawberries)
"Soul Man" Willie G is scheduled to perform soul and blues from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
390 Capistrano Road, Princeton. 650-728-2739
($45 prix fixe brunch, $15 per child under age 12)
Antipasti: Vin Santo Glazed Skewers of Grilled Pineapple, Strawberry, Honeydew Melon, Shaved San Daniele Prosciutto
Primi (choice of one):
Smoked Potato, Meyer Lemon Crème Fraîche
Bruschetta, "Caseficio Maldera" Burrata, Cherry Tomatoes, Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Fleur de Sel, Daylight Farms Genovese Basil
Shaved Asparagus, Pea Shoots, Orange, Walnuts, Butter Beans, Bacon-Sherry-Shallot Vinaigrette, Poached Fresh Farm Egg
House Smoked Trout, Pickled Red Onion, Daylight Farms Baby Arugula, Snap Peas, Easter Egg Radish, Mozzarella di Bufala Ricotta
Secondi (choice of one)
Fresh Local Halibut, “Aqua Pazza”, Capers, Olives, Midnight Tomato, Garlic, White Wine, Basil, Parsley
Bavette Steak, Wild Leeks, Black Garlic Vinaigrette, Buttermilk Onion Rings
Tagliatelle Fresh White Prawns, Asparagus, Meyer Lemon, Smoked Prosciutto, Garlic, Parmesan, Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Ravioli Butternut Squash & Mascarpone, Sage Brown Butter, Parmesan, Amoretti
Risotto Day Boat Sea Scallops, Basil Pesto, Micro Greens
Dolce (choice of one)
Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp, Honey Macadamia Gelato
Butterscotch Pudding, Whipped Cream, Chocolate
Sorbetti Terrine with Passionfruit Caramel
Molten Chocolate Cake, Smoked Chocolate Whipped Cream
315 Main St., Half Moon Bay, 726-5125
(varied times and prices)
The Ritz presents three different options:
Mother’s Day Brunch in the Ballroom (11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.): Live entertainment performing in ballroom. A rose will be presented to each mother upon her departure. $108 per person plus tax and gratuity (Up to 4 years old – free, 5 to 12 – ½ price, 13 and up – full price).
Mother’s Day Champagne Brunch at Navio Restaurant (3 Seatings: 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m.) Each guest will receive a glass of champagne, and a rose will be presented to each mother upon her departure. $125 per person plus tax and gratuity (Up to 4 years old – free, 5 to 12 – ½ price, 13 and up – full price).
Mother’s Day Dinner at Navio (6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.): Special Five-Course Tasting Menu (served for entire table). A-la-carte menu is also available. A rose will be presented to each mother upon her departure. $105 per person - plus tax and gratuity (Up to 4 years old – free, 5 to 12 – ½ price, 13 and up – full price).
One Miramontes Point Road, Half Moon Bay, 650-712-7040