The Short North Arts District is ready to help patrons celebrate all of the amazing mothers out there! Whether you’re looking to give her a unique gift or treat her to a delicious meal, a number of businesses in the District have special things planned to make Mother’s Day just as memorable as it should be. 

Red Giraffe Designs

Red Giraffe Designs has a number of unique giftable jewelry pieces, including their popular Custom Mantra Cuff ($20). Personalize it with the names of all your mother’s children, or a short quote that reminds you of her. It’ll be a gift she won’t forget.




Happy Go Lucky Home & Her

These beautiful handmade wall hangings ($18 each) are brand new at Happy Go Lucky, just in time for Mother’s Day gifting. The clay charms are hand-stamped with sweet messages that any mom would appreciate.






Global Gifts

Global Gifts has an impressive Mother’s Day collection to browse if you’re looking to give her something extra special this year, like this Mother & Daughter Bracelet Set ($18). A gift like this will make you feel connected to one another no matter where you are.






Star Jewelers on High

Consider gifting something sparkly and long-lasting this year with Star Jewelers’ spring-themed pieces. They’re donating a portion of their sales to Nationwide Children’s Hospital right now, so by purchasing a gift you can also give back to the community.







Treat mom on her special day with delicious tacos and margaritas at Bakersfield. Mother’s Day weekend is near, but there is still time to make reservations.





Bristol Republic

If a southern barbeque brunch sounds like the perfect way to celebrate mom, then make your reservation at Bristol Republic. Later that night they will be hosting a special Mother’s Day Bingo sponsored by Saucy Brew Works, including $5 Saucy drafts.





Del Mar SoCal Kitchen

Treat her to the best of Southern California-inspired fare at Del Mar. The dinner menu features items like Scallops, Fisherman’s Stew, and Barbacoa Tacos. Consider dining there during brunch to enjoy items like a refreshing Acai Bowl or warm and fluffy French Toast.

The Guild House

The Guild House will have a special Mother’s Day Brunch menu, featuring classic brunch items like Pancakes and Steak & Eggs, as well as entrees like the Cheese Burger or Lamb Burger.


Marcella’s Ristorante, Pizzeria & Wine Bar

Celebrate at Marcella’s by enjoying some cured meats and cheeses, speciality pasta dishes, fan favorite pizzas, and more.

Martini Modern Italian

Martini will also have a special Mother’s Day Brunch menu, available for dine-in only, that will feature Italian Mimosas, Spinach Florentine Quiche, Lobster & Eggs, and more.

The Pearl Restaurant, Tavern, & Oyster Room

Treat her to brunch or dinner at the Pearl, where you can enjoy the best of comfort tavern food and classic cocktails.


Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Why not tell her how sweet she is by bringing her a sweet treat from Jeni’s? Their special Mother’s Day collection ($68 for six pints) features flavors like Brambleberry Crisp, Frosé Sorbet, Gooey Butter Cake, Milkiest Chocolate, Raspberry Rose Jelly Donut, and Wildberry Lavender.





Quinci Emporium

The Mother’s Day Cake ($35) at Quinci Emporium will be available for in-store pickup only starting May 8.  This satisfying treat is made up of three layers of sponge cake, fresh berries, and mascarpone whipped cream.






The Rossi Kitchen & Bar

Join the Rossi for Mother’s Day Brunch, featuring classics like Avocado Toast and Steak & Eggs, as well as some refreshing cocktails to sip on. Reservations are still available and highly encouraged.






The Candle Lab

The Candle Lab is doing an exciting Mother’s Day Giveaway of a candle-pouring party for two. To enter the Instagram Giveaway, you must like the post on Instagram, tag someone in the comments, and share the post on your story for an extra entry. The winner will be chosen at random on Wednesday, May 5.






Gallerie Bar & Bistro

Celebrate mom by treating her to Mother’s Day Brunch at Gallerie Bar & Bistro. They’ll have an impressive spread of sweet and savory breakfast favorites, made to order omelettes and waffles, a seafood selection, a huge dessert display, and much more.






Whether shopping online or in person, or carrying out your meal or dining in, have a Short North Safe visit everytime you’re in the District by following our safety guidelines.