Sunday marks the one day a year moms get all the attention. On May 14, it won’t just be families showing appreciation to their mothers, retailers and restaurants nationwide are also paying tribute to hard-working moms. Before the weekend rolls around, check out these 10 locations giving away free foods and big discounts to moms this Mother’s Day 2017.


Outback Steakhouse

Treat mom to a big meal at an affordable rate. Through Sunday, Outback Steakhouse is offering a Mother’s Day meal that includes one signature entree (Victoria’s Filet Mignon crowned with jumbo lump crab and Béarnaise sauce, Parmesan Crusted Salmon, Natural Cut Bone-In Ribeye or Slow-Roasted Prime Rib), two fresh side dishes and cheesecake either topped with chocolate, raspberry or caramel. The meal retails for $18.99. Prices and menu items may vary by location.


Moms don’t have to pay for their food at Hooters this Sunday. Guests who also happen to be moms can pick a free plate of their famous wings, a burger or a salad entree. A non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage purchase is required to participated in this offer. This promotion is for dine-in customers only and menus offerings may vary by location. This offer cannot be combined with any other discounts.

LaMar’s Donuts

Start mom’s special day off right with a trip to LaMar’s Donuts. The restaurant is giving moms a a free small coffee and red velvet cake donut or “any donut with a hole” on Sunday. The coffee can be substituted for a small fountain drink.

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Moms can get free coffee and more this Mother’s Day. Check out our full list of freebies and discounts. Pictured above: A latte at the Arla Organic Farm Milk Latte Art Throwdown on April 12, 2017 in London. Getty Images

TGI Fridays

Buying your mom a TGI Fridays gift card this Mother’s Day will get her even more freebies. Every $50 gift card purchased now through June 30 will result in a $10 Bonus Bites card. The card can be used to make purchases at participating Fridays restaurants and for online food orders on regular-priced items. The card must be redeemed by Aug. 31.

Spaghetti Warehouse

If you take mom out for a meal at Spaghetti Warehouse on Mother’s Day, she’ll go home with another free meal. The restaurant is gifting all mothers who dine a free take-home gift of spaghetti and meatballs, packaged and ready to go. This offer can be redeemed with the purchase of a Mother’s Day meal. No coupon is required. This offer is not redeemable in Houston or Columbus.


End Mother’s Day with a free, sweet treat for mom. On Sunday, enjoy the special holiday food bar at Shoney’s and as a result, mom will get a free dessert - a slice of strawberry pie. The food bar includes options such as coconut shrimp, Southern-style vegetables and many more unique offerings. Moms can also enter Shoney’s $100 gift card sweepstakes while visiting. You can also enter the sweepstakes online.


It’s not specifically a Mother’s Day deal, but mom can get a heavily discounted (and let’s face it, probably much needed) caffeine kick this weekend. Starbucks is offering half-priced Frappuccinos until Sunday for their Happy Hour promotion. Select stores will be participating in the deal from 3-6 p.m. Some blended beverages included in the offer are Midnight Mint Mocha, S’mores and Caramel.

Tijuana Flats

Show this ad at any participating Tijuana Flats location this Sunday and your mom can get a free entree in honor of the holiday.


Youfit Health Clubs

Enjoy a healthy exercise with mom for free this Mother’s Day. Now through May 19, Youfit Health Clubs and Zumba are offering free “BYOM (Bring Your Own Mom)” Zumba classes for both members and non-members. Classes vary by location but there several options including a high-energy Zumba class, a total-body workout course, one centered solely on legs and many more.


The money saving app Ibotta is giving mom’s a reason to celebrate this weekend. Every mom in America is getting a complimentary mimosa in celebration of the holiday from the free app.

“No strings attached, just a free refreshing and much deserved mimosa for all the Moms out there. All they have to do is buy a mimosa at Mother’s Day brunch, lunch or sneak one late around dinner, upload a picture of the receipt in the Ibotta app and we’ll deposit money back into your PayPal or Venmo account,” the company explained of the promotion.