Treat Your Mother to Something Nice at Any of These Relaxing Outings

Written By: Gioia McGuire Mother’s Day Orange County

Mother’s Day gives us a chance to celebrate one of the most important people in our lives. If anyone deserves a break, it’s your mom; so why not thank her with some pampering and wining and dining? Being a superhero parent takes work, and luckily these places are here to save the day so mom can hang up her cape for a while and enjoy some well-earned leisure time.

Mother’s Day Orange County

Poppin’ Bubbly

Paséa Hotel & Spa is hosting mom this holiday in three awesome ways! Join the hotel for an extravagant oceanfront brunch featuring live music, a signature experience at Aarna Spa with an apothecary workshop by the sea and a wood-fired dining experience at Tanner’s Restaurant!

Paséa Hotel & Spa
21080 Pacific Coast Hwy
Huntington Beach, CA 92648


It’s Called Fashion

Join Fashion Island Hotel as they transform their ballroom to treat mom! Enjoy a bloody mary bar, live music, a kid’s activity station and more! There’ll also be a photographer to capture the special day with a flower wall as your backdrop.

Fashion Island Hotel
690 Newport Center Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660


Social Butterfly

SOCIAL Costa Mesa’s brunch menu never disappoints with items like Strawberry Avo Toast, Wagyu Skirt Steak Tacos and ceviche! For those working mom’s out there, there’s also a spectacular coffee shop with a dedicated workspace next door.

SOCIAL Costa Mesa
512 W 19th St
Costa Mesa, CA 92627


Fit For Royalty

Treat mom like the queen she is at Five Crowns this Mother’s Day. With dishes like lobster bisque, crab benedict and more, she’ll feel like royalty!

Five Crowns
3801 E Coast Hwy
Corona Del Mar, CA 92625



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Pamper mom with a day of facials and beauty treatments at Min’s Dynasty Beauty and Wellness Center. She can enjoy a wealth of wellness with acupuncture and waxes or eyelash extensions and permanent makeup services. It’s the day of relaxation she wants, needs and deserves.

Min’s Dynasty Beauty and Wellness Center
428 Main St, Ste 101
Huntington Beach, CA 92648


Au Naturale

Qēt offers the most pure and clean products for your face and body. All ingredients are 100 percent nontoxic and never include any chemicals, artificial ingredients and are animal cruelty free. Mom will look and feel amazing knowing these products are great for her and the

Qet Botanicals
223 Avenida del Mar
San Clemente, CA 92672


Mom With the Good Hair

Get mom looking and feeling her best with a fresh cut! Visit The Strand London to get a whole new ‘do from the experienced stylists on hand or a beautiful blow out. Pro tip: first time clients get a free haircut with a Brazilian Blowout or Keratin treatments!

The Strand London
3326 East Coast Hwy
Corona Del Mar, CA 92625


Girl’s Best Friend

A fine jewelry staple in Irvine, Liberty Diamonds offers gorgeous cuts and designs for a special gift for mom. Whether it’s earrings, bracelets or a necklace, any gift from here will have her feeling like a million bucks.

Liberty Diamonds
18009 Sky Park Cir
Irvine, CA 92614


Spirit of Aloha

Take mom to the beach for a brunch buffet at Duke’s where she can enjoy a large menu full of delicious brunch favorites and a complimentary sparkling wine or Island Mimosa. You’ll feel like you’re in Hawaii with live Hawaiian music just steps from the beach!

Duke’s Huntington Beach
317 Pacific Coast Hwy
Huntington Beach, CA 92648


Habana Nights

Spend Mother’s Day brunch Cuban style! Mom will feel the Latin flare with live music and authentic cuisine. Be sure to stop by the Habana Irvine bakery for a sweet treat post-brunch!

Habana Irvine Spectrum
708 Spectrum Center Dr
Irvine, CA 92618

Habana Costa Mesa
2930 Bristol St
Costa Mesa, CA 92626


Brunch by the Bay

Bring mom to this waterfront spot to enjoy the sunshine and yummy food. Treat her to the Flourless Chocolate Cake while she enjoys the views of the water and boats outside, or dine inside at the expansive wine bar at this French-inspired restaurant.

3446 Via Oporto
Newport Beach, CA 92663


You So Fine

Mom will love this fine dining experience by the ocean! Their cuisine is a modern twist on classic French style cuisine with exceptionally plated dishes, perfect for the Mother’s Day aesthetic.

Marché Moderne
7862 E Pacific Coast Hwy
Newport Beach, CA 92657


Steak Out

Does mom love steak? Take her to Bourbon Steak, where the meats are prepared by famous chef, Michael Mina. The restaurant is also known for having a notable and extensive wine list—it’s 37 pages!

Bourbon Steak
Monarch Beach Resort
1 Monarch Beach Resort
Dana Point, CA 92629

Farm to Mama

This produce-forward restaurant sits inside the Irvine Spectrum Marriott so you make it a night out or a stay over to continue Mother’s Day celebrations! If you go for dinner, head to the hotel’s Hive & Honey Rooftop Bar after for a post-dinner drinks!

Heirloom Farmhouse Kitchen
Marriott Irvine Spectrum
7905 Irvine Center Dr
Irvine, CA 92618


Cheers to the Mayor

Mayor’s Table Pacific Pub is inside the brand-new Lido House! Reserve the Chef’s Table where guests can try an eight to 14-course tasting menu of potential new dishes. This is one experience mom won’t forget!

Mayor’s Table Pacific Pub
3300 Newport Blvd
Newport Beach, CA 92663


Tree Hugger

Treat mom to a dinner full of seasonal foods and innovative plates. Named after a genus of trees that flourish in warm and tropical regions, this restaurant is both breathtaking and palate pleasing.

2001 Westcliff Dr, Ste 100
Newport Beach, CA 92660


Sip, Sip Hooray

A scent and taste sensory experience for mom order mom one of two wood crates filled with goodies—Love You Bunches and Rosé All Day. Each one features the floral-styling arrangements of Anna Creative Floral paired with two bottles of wine chosen by Argaux sommeliers.


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