Looking for something special for Mother’s Day this year? Thank your Mom for all she’s done over the years by taking her for a delicious Vegetarian Mother’s Day brunch! If you’re looking for gift ideas, how about cupcakes, all natural beauty products, or a makeover? Check out these Vegetarian Directory businesses for some solid ideas. Don’t see what you’re looking for here? See the complete Vegetarian Directory listings for more ideas for places to shop and eat, and view our Brunch & Breakfast Guide for listings of places that serve brunch every weekend throughout the year.

Restaurants Offering Mother’s Day Specials and Brunch

BombayPalaceBuffetBombay Palace (71 Jarvis St., 416-368-8048, www.bombaypalacetoronto.com) is offering an all you can eat Mothers Day Buffet Sunday, May 11 only.
Details: Lunch Buffet: 11:30am-2:15pm, $19.99++ per person, Couples – $35.99++ per couple (Includes a complimentary pop for Mom)
Dinner Buffet- 5pm – 9pm, $21.99 per person, Couples – $ 39.99 ++ per couple (Includes a complimentary pop for Mom)
Click here for full details. Call for reservations!

Doug’s Public Kitchen (561 Marlee Ave., 647-341-1736, www.dougmcnish.com) is taking reservations for Mother’s Day brunch this Sunday!
Details: Brunch is served from 10am-4pm. “To make a reservations for Mother’s Day, or any Sunday between 10am and 4pm, please call (647) 341-1736 or email reservations@dougmcnish.com.” A kid’s menu is also offered, so bring the whole family to celebrate Mom!
Check out Doug’s Facebook page to see what’s on the menu this Sunday and every Sunday.

RawliciousCinnBunRawlicious (7 locations in the GTA) “Bring your Mom to Rawlicious this Mother’s Day for brunch. Parfaits, Crepes and Cinnamon Buns!
Details: Brunch is served at 11am OR 1pm, Sunday, May 11 only.
Menu: Fruit and yogurt parfait, savoury crepes with garden salad, cinnamon buns with macadamia icing.
Cost: $25 per person
Locations: Bloor West, Yorkville, Barrie, Guelph, Newmarket, and Whitby. Click here for a complete list of locations and contact info.

Vegetarian Haven (17 Baldwin St., 416-621-3636, www.vegetarianhaven.com) “Book now for the All you can Eat Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet!”
Details: Sunday May 11, 2014 – 11:30am to 3:30pm
Menu: Blueberries Apple Spelt Pancake w/mixed berries compote, Organic Herbed Tofu Scramble (gf) w/sautéed mushrooms & peppers, Pan Seared Tofu Sausage, Soya Crème Brule (gf) are just some of the tasty options! Click here for the full menu.
Cost: $30.95 per person

Bakeries

Screen Shot 2014-05-06 at 3.41.39 PMKelly’s Bake Shoppe (401 Brant St., Burlington, 905-333-1400, www.kellysxo.com) has a ton of delicious special items just for Mother’s Day. “Did you know we are featuring Earl Grey Tea Cupcakes infused with Lavender for Mother’s Day this year The orders are pouring in for this delicious cupcake since we launched our menu 3 weeks ago for Mom’s Day. We also have featured our Blue-Eyed Daisy (pineapple and coconut cupcake) – many may try to copy us but we are the original.”
Menu: Click here for full menu of special Mother’s Day items, and click here to view their selection of regular classic baked goods available.
Call to place your order now!

Other Specials and Events

Screen Shot 2014-05-06 at 3.37.14 PMThe Big Carrot (348 Danforth Ave., 416-466-2129, www.thebigcarrot.ca) “Spoil yourself this Mother’s Day weekend at The Big Carrot’s body care department.”
Details: Come by The Big Carrot from Friday to Sunday for the Mother’s Day Weekend Beauty Experience. “We will have demos, samples, make-up artists, skin analysis and plenty of specials! Representatives from our leading facial care companies will be in attendance offering personal advice on their products. Also save 20% on featured products Mother’s Day weekend only.
Find The Big Carrot on Facebook for the full schedule and details on makeovers, personal consultations and more.

Noah’s Natural Foods (5 Toronto locations, click here for listings)
Details: From May 6- May 17, buy any 3 body care products and save 15% off total body care purchases! “Looking for a special Mother’s Day gift? Show your love and appreciation with organic body care products!”
Locations: Click here for locations and hours

WholeFoodsMomWhole Foods Market (87 Avenue Rd., 416-944-0500, www.wholefoodsmarket.com) is holding “A Mostly Handmade Mother’s Day Event” in their Yorkville location this Saturday.
Details: “Need a inspiration on what to make for Mom this Mother’s Day? Stop by our Mostly Handmade Mother’s Day event Saturday, May 10th at 10am for great ideas that Mom will love. Stop by the cafe for a fun, interactive arts & crafts session where we’ll be making classic gifts for Mom. Like the classic pasta necklace and custom cards to show Mom how much we love her. We’ll also have great gift ideas throughout the store; including the perfect pampered bath gift accessories from the Whole Body Team, custom cupcake packages from Bakery and tasty ideas from the Specialty Team.” See their Facebook event page for complete details. Saturday, May 10 at 10:00am – 1:00pm
Visit the Whole Foods website for even more Mother’s Day ideas available at Whole Foods locations.