Are you ready? Mother’s Day is this Sunday. Today is Friday in case you were wondering, which means you have two days. A global pandemic is no excuse! Show the mom(s) in your life how much you appreciate her. Here are some local neighborhood options for dining (at home) and for gifts.
From James Weir Floral Co.: “Even during hard times, mom is always there for you. Let us create the perfect arrangement for Mother’s Day! Order yours today for pick up or local delivery, safely and socially responsible.” Check out their website and call (718) 624-0270.
City Chemist has many gift ideas from perfumes to skincare to luxurious bath products. They are open for shopping or you can call for delivery. Check their website and call (718) 237-2489.
From Ebb & Flow: “Operating via its grab & go annex Ebb & Flow, Michelin-starred Chef Danny Brown has created a festive sweet and savory Mother’s Day Basket for families to enjoy on-the-go. With the weather warming up, it’s also ideal for a social-distanced picnic around nearby Brooklyn Bridge Park. The basket, which serves 4, features a seasonal quiche and viennoiserie from resident pastry chef Christophe Toury.
Mother’s Day Basket ($65): Quiche with Mushroom, Asparagus, and Leeks; Strawberry Tart; Assorted Croissants (Plain, Chocolate, Almond); Madeleines; Mini Baguette; Scone. Option to add DIY Mimosa ($40). Available via Grubhub, Caviar, Seamless, or phone order for pickup.”
From Noodle Pudding: “We will be open for takeout this coming Sunday, for Mother’s Day! Wine also available to go. Our hours will be from 1:00 to 7:00. Still cash only.” Check out the menu on Instagram @noodlepuddingtogo and/or call (718) 625-3737.
From a yelp reviewer for Iron Chef House: “They have great sushi, and are still open now in times of Covid – they are super busy but doing their best to provide orders for delivery and pick-up. The sushi is as delicious as always and they are doing a great job to stay open. Thank you, Iron Chef!” Open Sunday from 4:00 pm – 10:30 pm. Check their website for the menu and to order delivery or pickup.
Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms out there. Whether you’re staying sheltered and unable to visit your kids/grandkids, or at home doing the work and home-schooling juggling act, we salute you!