Mother's Day is less than two weeks away.  What better way to show mom your undying love than treating here to an awesome meal from a great restaurant in Tampa?  A handful of Tampa restaurants are  hosting special Mother's Day brunch events and more when the holiday rolls around on Sunday, May 13.

The Rusty Pelican - The Rusty Pelican will host a Mother's Day brunch buffet from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. featuring champagne,  an omelet station, carving station, chilled pastas, pastries, and more.  Book your reservations by calling The Rusty Pelican at 813-281-1943.

Gaspar's Grotto - On Sunday, May 13, Gaspar's Grotto will host a special Mother's Day brunch perfect for showing mom how much you love her.  Head out and enjoy their expansive outdoor patio while dining on delicious fare and enjoying all the sites and sounds of historic Ybor City.  The brunch is likely to sell out.  Book your reservations by calling 813-248-5900.

Yacht Starship - Yacht Starship will host special Mother's Day brunch and dinner cruises departing at 11 a.m., 2:30 p.m., and 6 p.m. on Sunday, May 13.  Ticket price is $44.95 for adults and $29.95 for kids plus all applicable fees.  Best of all, if you buy three tickets, mom gets to dine aboard the Yacht Starship for free.  Make your reservations before the event books up by calling 813-223-7229.

Columbia Restauarant - Ybor's most historic restaurant will celebrate this Mother's Day on May 13 with specials for the day along with their complete dinner menu of traditional Spanish and Cuban cuisine.  For reservations on Mother's Day at the Columbia Restaurant, call 813-248-4961.

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