50 Philadelphia Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Friday Saturday Sunday, Mangia Qui, Franklinville Inn
Price Range:$$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:American, Italian, Steak
Neighborhoods:Rittenhouse Square, Pennsylvania, Franklinville

Friday Saturday Sunday

$$$$·American·
Rittenhouse Square
850 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Gorgeous restaurant and outstanding food. Consistently the best.
100% recommended
31 people mentioned the Gnocchi
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Mangia Qui

$$$$·Italian·
Pennsylvania
211 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
Amazing food! Amazing place! Our waitress was great but she seemed a little robotic and serious most of the time. Didn’t matter too much because we still loved the food and ambiencRead more
96% recommended
2 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Franklinville Inn

$$$$·Steak·
Franklinville
4,107 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
We have been dining here for years and the food is always consistently good! They have not messed with the menu and I like that they still look for feedback. Their tomato basil salRead more
98% recommended
Best Food in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
190 people mentioned the Prime Rib
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Eclipse Bistro

$$$$·Contemporary French / American·
Wilmington
375 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
My brothers and I try to dine here routinely. The food quality and presentations are exceptional. Service is second to none. In these difficult times the Eclipse Bistro has been abRead more
99% recommended
Best Overall in Delaware
4 people mentioned the Short Rib

Cornerstone

$$$$·American·
Wayne
150 reviews
  • Cosy
  • Good for a Date
  • Bar Seating
Best restaurant ever! Must go!
100% recommended
3 people mentioned the Cheese Charcuterie
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Jansen

$$$$·American·
Chestnut Hill
920 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Jansen is our go to anytime we want an exceptional dining experience. From the moment you are greeted to the time you walk out the door, you receive white glove service without feeRead more
97% recommended
15 people mentioned the Short Rib
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Talula’s Garden

$$$$·American·
Washington Square
9,057 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
I went here for my birthday with my boyfriend and absolutely loved it. The service was amazing and the food came so fast I think we only waited 5 minutes. They gave us the dessert Read more
95% recommended
Most Booked in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
80 people mentioned the Brioche
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

The Victor Cafe - Philadelphia

$$$$·Italian·
South Philly
3,381 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Food was excellent.
100% recommended
Best Overall in Philadelphia
15 people mentioned the Calamari
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

The Love

$$$$·American·
Rittenhouse Square
2,740 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Highly recommend for Covid dining. The staff was phenomenal; especially Rachel!
98% recommended
Most Booked in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
30 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Bistro Barberet & Bakery

$$$$·French·
Lancaster
890 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Excellent as always. Celebrated our 41 anniversary a little late due to Covid closures.
97% recommended
French in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
14 people mentioned the Bouillabaisse

The House of William & Merry

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Hockessin
1,641 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Perfection from every angle. Presentation flavor and variety just brilliant. No where I’d rather go to celebrate my birthday or any day.
100% recommended
Best Overall in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
12 people mentioned the French Toast

Villaggio Iccara

$$$$·Italian·
Yardville
1,415 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Good for a Date
We were celebrating a birthday and did the outdoor dining when it was 29 degrees. I was skeptical but it was fine. Lots of heaters all around us to keep us comfortable. As always, Read more
98% recommended
Italian in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
28 people mentioned the Calamari

LUCA

$$$$·Italian·
Lancaster
1,484 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
Excellent Food!! Looking to go back tonight! ;)
94% recommended
24 people mentioned the Gnocchi
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Taverna Rustic Italian - Newark

$$$$·Italian·
Newark
297 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
Service was great, food was great. The cheesecake could be the best I’ve ever had!!
100% recommended
Best Overall in Delaware
5 people mentioned the Calamari

Zahav

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Old City
7,136 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Hot Spot
Amazing food. the lamb was cooked to perfection
97% recommended
212 people mentioned the Lamb Shoulder
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Belvedere Inn Restaurant and Bar

$$$$·American·
Lancaster
1,981 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
Excellent service and food, as always. Don’t miss dining in one of the villas this winter - highly recommend!
98% recommended
Best Overall in Lancaster County
41 people mentioned the Short Rib
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Union and Finch

$$$$·American·
Allentown
1,011 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Brunch
When I say this is the best restaurant in Allentown, Bethlehem, maybe even PA.. I am not kidding. THE FOOD IS SO GOOOD..... every meal. Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert. They play wiRead more
99% recommended
American in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
21 people mentioned the Poutine

Emma's Cafe And Restaurant - PA

$$$$·Italian·
Northeast Philly
146 reviews
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Cosy
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Very good service and the food is great
100% recommended
3 people mentioned the Crab Meat
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

The Capital Grille - King of Prussia

$$$$·Steakhouse·
King of Prussia
3,675 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Capital Grille in King of Prussia always delivers the best experience for a special occasion or regular visit. Perfect service and food. Never disappoints - even under the most chaRead more
94% recommended
Steakhouse in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
38 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Butcher & Singer

$$$$·Steak·
Center City
6,834 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Given the COVID-19 restrictions and having to eat outside on a busy street in downtown Philadelphia, the restaurant did a fantastic job. Staff was extremely courteous, attentive anRead more
96% recommended
Steak in Philadelphia
382 people mentioned the Hash Browns
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

The Millworks

$$$$·American·
Harrisburg
2,137 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Local Ingredients
  • Great Beer
Kelsey was the best server! Very informed about bourbon/whiskey & wine selections & provided our group of six with great suggestions. We had 8PM resv & there weren’t many dinersRead more
100% recommended
23 people mentioned the Mac Cheese
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

The Capital Grille - Cherry Hill

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Cherry Hill
3,273 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Good for a Date
First time dining in since COVID felt very comfortable. Sat in the bar area our server Beth was exceptional. She remembered us from over 9 months ago very friendly and accommodatinRead more
93% recommended
Most Booked in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
48 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Kanella Grill

$$$$·Greek·
Center City
262 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Authentic
Excellent - we went for brunch, will definitely go back.
95% recommended
11 people mentioned the Kebab
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Kimberton Inn

$$$$·International·
Phoenixville
1,601 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
Jeff and his team continue to perform at the highest level. Their outside venue was quite cozy even when the outside temperature was below freezing. Through all their obstacles theRead more
98% recommended
Best Ambience in Western Suburbs
13 people mentioned the Coconut Shrimp

Ocean Prime - Philadelphia

$$$$·Seafood·
Center City
3,726 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
I've come to expect world-class food and service from Cameron Mitchell restaurants, and Ocean Prime in Philadelphia does not disappoint. Despite covid-19 precautions (which were quRead more
94% recommended
Special Occasions in Philadelphia
76 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Morimoto

$$$$·Japanese·
Center City
5,705 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Great outdoor setting, they have created an individual bungalow with good heating. Felt very safe eating the as usual excellent food/sushi!!! Great job.
89% recommended
Japanese in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
561 people mentioned the Omakase
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Fond

$$$$·Contemporary American·
South Philly
1,480 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Frequent diner at their other restaurant the Dutch. Was not surprised this was just as great. Service, wine, and menu was great!
97% recommended
Contemporary American in Philadelphia
32 people mentioned the Skate Wing
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Kensington Quarters

$$$$·American·
Fishtown
688 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Group Bookings
Amazing food!!! Drink selection is very one sided (not for the sweeter taste) but was so distracted by food that I didn’t even care!! Highly recommend!
89% recommended
35 people mentioned the Pork Shoulder
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Bar Bombon

$$$$·Vegan·
Center City
944 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Fun
It’s was a great!
92% recommended
Healthy in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
22 people mentioned the Cuban Sandwich
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

The Farm And Fisherman - Cherry Hill

$$$$·American·
Cherry Hill
1,839 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Group Bookings
Delicious beet salad and rigatoni Bolognese. Our server was outstanding and Ben was very helpful with our wine selection.
95% recommended
31 people mentioned the Pretzel
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Mica

$$$$·American·
Chestnut Hill
1,434 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasions
Just about every week, Mica publishes a special "From ____with love" focusing on a specific region's culinary specialties. Past week was Baltimore, and the meal was outstanding! PRead more
93% recommended
18 people mentioned the Beignets
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Checkers Bistro

$$$$·International·
Lancaster
1,416 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
The service was excellent and the food and drinks delicious as always.
82% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Lancaster County
58 people mentioned the Duck Tacos
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Pizza By Elizabeths

$$$$·Pizzeria·
Wilmington
778 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
Always have a great meal and great service. The location is perfect and the restaurant itself is clean and inviting. I also want to add we ate inside and felt very COVID safe. ThRead more
99% recommended
Best Ambience in Delaware
8 people mentioned the Bread Sticks

Arielle's Country Inn

$$$$·Steak·
Sellersville
1,142 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Outdoor Eating
Beautiful restaurant-excellent food and the owner/staff make you feel special.
100% recommended
Steak in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
14 people mentioned the Poached Pear
Table for 2 today

The Log Cabin

$$$$·American·
Leola
792 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
Love the service, love the food!
94% recommended
Best Service in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
8 people mentioned the Barramundi

Duling Kurtz House

$$$$·American·
Exton
893 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
It was nice joining everyone at the Duling Kurtz House. It is a very friendly place. I have never been disappointed. You have a great place.
97% recommended
Romance in Western Suburbs
28 people mentioned the Popovers

IndeBlue - Philadelphia

$$$$·Indian·
Center City
1,809 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Creative Cuisine
The dinner that my partner and I had at IndeBlue was the best meal that I have had this year, or perhaps in several years. The tasting menu featured ample portions of delicious andRead more
98% recommended
62 people mentioned the Crispy Spinach
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Amani's BYOB

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downingtown
1,232 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
We ordered delivery from here for our 3 year anniversary. The process was easy and enjoyable. Thank you for making our dinner special.
100% recommended
33 people mentioned the Calamari
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

NM Cafe - King of Prussia (FKA Zodiac)

$$$$·Contemporary American·
King of Prussia
131 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Brunch
A special lunch on Valentine's Day. Food was very good and service very good as well. The shrimp tacos were divine, the seafood salad was not as we remembered. Lots of romaine lRead more
95% recommended
21 people mentioned the Popovers
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Nunzio Ristorante Rustico

$$$$·Italian·
Collingswood
1,856 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
We had a reservation for 6 - were seated on time and the food was great and reasonably priced
95% recommended
42 people mentioned the Veal Chop
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Viggiano's of Conshohocken

$$$$·Italian·
Conshohocken
725 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
yes we were far enough away from others but the guy near was just so loud know all about his new grand baby
94% recommended
Romance in Western Suburbs
14 people mentioned the Calamari

The Rooster

$$$$·American·
Center City
149 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Casual
  • Lunch
I'm not sure if I rated the noise level correctly? My apologies, wasn't loud & actually the music was great haha. The food was fantastic! no complaints at all. Will definitely be eRead more
92% recommended
35 people mentioned the Rooster
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

The Choice - B.Y.O.B

$$$$·Fusion / Eclectic·
Bryn Mawr
342 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
The Choice is a wonderful restaurant. The staff is very accommodating and very careful with keeping a clean, well spaced out, safe place to eat! The food is creative and deliciousRead more
93% recommended
Best Overall in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
5 people mentioned the Black Cod

Kitchen 519

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Deptford
641 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Casual
Our server was fast and efficient courteous and refilled our water several times. The fresh Fish tacos were wonderful The homemade chips on the side were perfectly crisp without bRead more
95% recommended
10 people mentioned the Calamari
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Philadelphia

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Rittenhouse Square
951 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
So this is our anniversary week!! I love to go out every year to a new place we have never been to! I looked around and found Ruth’s- delicious and succulent steak house!!! There wRead more
Steakhouse in Philadelphia
9 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Front Street Cafe

$$$$·American·
Northern Liberties
790 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Brunch
Food is reliably good and they do physical distancing and other virus control measures very well. This is the only place I have gone back to in this pandemic time and I am never dRead more
98% recommended
Healthy in Philadelphia
5 people mentioned the Bloody Mary
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Fogo de Chao - Philadelphia

$$$$·Brazilian Steakhouse·
Center City
3,905 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
Great service, very COVID-19 conscious, great systems in place even during service.
85% recommended
266 people mentioned the Chao
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Two Rivers Brewing Company

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
Easton
567 reviews
  • Great Beer
  • Casual
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Excellent food! We weren't offered any beverages, which was strange. This was our 2nd time there and we will visit again.
97% recommended
Gastro Pub in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
10 people mentioned the Duck Fat Fries
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

The Melting Pot - King of Prussia

$$$$·Fondue·
King of Prussia
3,289 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Awesome service!!!!
100% recommended
Special Occasions in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs
129 people mentioned the Cheese Fondue
There aren’t any available tables for 2 today at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Under The Moon Cafe

$$$$·International·
Bordentown
796 reviews
  • Casual
  • Tapas
  • Creative Cuisine
First time to Bordentown location
100% recommended
11 people mentioned the Short Rib
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info