Restaurant Specials: May 2 - May 8

May 02 2011 - 12:57 PM

Of course, this is a big weekend with Mother's Day specials everywhere you look. Also, don't forget about Cinco de Mayo this Thursday. This is a great week to get out and try a new spot in town.

Tuesday, May 4:

Sprinkles Cupcakes

Attention all Bulls Fans. Head over to Sprinkles adorned in Bulls attire and you will receive a free Red Velvet cupcake. One day only and only one cupcake per fan.

In the Gold Coast at 50 E. Walton St. from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Phone: 312-573-1600

Wednesday May 4:

 Chicago Green City Market

Shop for your local produce at the Green City Market starting this Wednesday. The market will open from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Wednesday and Saturday. There will also be chef demonstrations and activities for kids.

In Lincoln Park at 1750 N. Clark St.

Phone: (773) 880-1266

Thursday, May 5:


Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with authentic food and drink options at Zocalo. From 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. you can enjoy food specials and giveaways, along with a live mariachi band starting at 6 p.m.

Also, margaritas are only $5.

In River North at 358 W. Ontario St.

Phone: 312-302-9977

Sunday, May 9: (Mother's Day)

Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab

Enjoy a home-style meal from Joe's with their Mother's Day Prix Fixe special. For $30/lunch and $37/ dinner get a three-course meal that will include a seafood or steak option, soup or salad, and dessert.

The special lasts from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

In River North at 60 E. Grand Ave.

Phone: 312-379-5637


For $39.95, take your mother to a brunch buffet at Petterino's. Moms will also receive a $25 gift card to the restaurant. The buffet includes roasted turkey, glazed ham, poached salmon, and cheesecake.

The brunch is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

In the loop at 150 N. Dearborn St.

Phone: 312-422-0150