Make This Mother's Day One to Remember in Robinson

Gift Ideas, brunch ideas and more!

By Emily Papa, Macaroni KID Pittsburgh Publisher May 10, 2024

Want to make mom feel extra special this Mother's Day? 

Here are seven ways to make mom feel special in Pittsburgh West this Mother's Day:  

1. Make a card

A special homemade card is something she'll cherish forever. Just ask any mom you know if you need proof!

2. Craft an 'I love you'

Special gifts don't have to be expensive, just given out of love. Try this Recycled Magazine Butterflies craft!

 Sarah Hauge

3. Surprise her with breakfast in bed

Make this easy 5 ingredient croissant casserole. Let the kids help! 

 Charlotte Linde

4. Or go out to breakfast!

Here are spots in town offering special Mother's Day brunches:

Sophia's Event Center
318 Forest Grove Rd, Coraopolis, PA 15108

Treat yourself to a delectable buffet featuring breakfast classics such as scrambled eggs, French toast, and pancakes, alongside savory options like bacon, sausage, and potatoes. Enjoy enticing entrees like roast beef, lemon chicken, and stuffed shells Florentine, along with comforting favorites like mac ‘n cheese and roasted vegetables. Children aged 12 and under can join the fun for only $19.95, while the whole family can indulge in a pastry and dessert station and interactive chef stations. Adults can also enjoy $8 specialty cocktails. Treat Mom to an unforgettable Mother’s Day! Ensure your spot at the table by making reservations at 412-735-0602 or booking online today.

McKees Rocks VFW
1242 Chartiers Ave, McKees Rocks, 15136

Come enjoy a beautiful Mother's Day Brunch at the McKees Rocks VFW on May 12th from 11am-2pm. Brunch buffet is $25 per person or $45 per person for buffet and bouquet delivered to the table. Proceeds benefitting local Veterans. 

Caroline's Restaurant
8402 University Blvd., Moon Township, 15108

Join Caroline's Restaurant in Moon Township, PA for a delectable Mother's Day Breakfast Bunch event! Treat Mom to a feast fit for a queen with our mouthwatering menu. Adults $49.99, Kids (Ages 4-11) $19.95, 3 Years and Under FREE. Celebrate Mom with a delicious meal she'll love!  Don't miss out on this special event!

Willows of PA
1830 Midland Beaver Rd, Industry, PA 15052

Willow's Mother's Day Brunch Buffet Style in the Willows Event Center Grand Ballroom on Sunday from 11am - 4pm. Adults $44, children 6-10 are $18, 5 and under are free. Prepaid registration is required. 724,643.4500 

GATHER Restaurant inside Crowne Plaza Pittsburgh South 
Fort Couch Road | Upper St. Clair

Celebrate mom with a full brunch buffet and complimentary mimosas at the Crowne Plaza. Seatings at 12 & 2. Call (412) 833-5300, dial 0 to make reservations!

Dinner on the Gateway Clipper

Come aboard Grand Gateway Clipper Riverboat for a Mother’s Day Dinner Cruise & Tour and let all the special mothers in your life know how important they truly are! This is “MOM’s” day – so let her be the queen and enjoy our fabulous Mother’s Day buffet, music & dancing and the beautiful sights of the Pittsburgh.

The Melting Pot

Let Mom know how special she really is this year by sharing a memorable one-of-a-kind experience together. Treat her to our Mother's Day Brunch, Lunch or Dinner featuring our set 4-Course Adult Meal that will be sure to Melt Mom's Heart! Reservations Required for this Event. Please call 412-261-3477. Adults: 4-Courses for $58 per person Kids: 3-Course Combo for $27, or Entrée only for $15

Tequila Cowboy
380 N Shore Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Mother's Day Brunch at Tequila Cowboy on Sunday from 11am-2pm. Adults are $25, children 3-12 are $12, 2 and under are free No reservations needed. 

5. Spend the day together

Get out and enjoy spring in Pittsburgh! Pack a picnic lunch and head to Moon Park or on a short road trip to Erie. Want to spend the day at the ballfield? Get a free fanny pack at the ⚾️ Pittsburgh Pirate's vs Chicago Cubs game or enjoy ⚾️ FREE Baseball Tickets, FREE Kids Meals, and FUN with the Washington Wild Things!

6. Treat mom to dinner

Make a family dinner at home — grilled pizza is a fun one for kids to help with. Don't forget dessert! Try this Salted Caramel Skillet Brownie.

 Erika Veduccio

7. Get her a special gift

Searching for that special gift? Get her a great gift and support a locally-owned Pittsburgh West business all at the same time! We love to see your favorite finds on social media

No matter how you celebrate, we hope you have a great Mother's Day!