Plenty of places to observe Mom’s Day

May 8, 2006 1:15 AM

Taking mom out to dinner for Mother’s Day is a time-honored favorite tradition. Special dinners will be served all over town this Sunday, May 14. Here’s a select sampling of some of the specials being offered this year that will go easy on the wallet.

San Lorenzo at Texas Station will be seating for Mother’s Day from 2 p.m. — 7 p.m. and offering a special dinner starting off with Gamberetto di Pancetta (jumbo stuffed shrimp filled with asiago cheese) as an appetizer for $7.99. Trota Iridea, Rainbow Trout Filet encrusted with herbs and breadcrumbs, will be offered as the main entrée, served with marinated teardrop tomatoes and risotto primavera for $16.99.

Sister casino, Boulder Station will be serving Mother’s Day specials at Pasta Palace from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. All entrée’s include Pasta e Fagioli Soup or the traditional house salad. Try the Crab Stuffed Filet Mignon ($28.99) or Broiled Lobster Tail ($31.99). Desert is included featuring Raspberry Sorbet or White Chocolate Ice Cream.

The Mother’s Day special at Magic Star Casino will be a Pork Loin dinner for $6.99 served with potatoes and salad.

At Wild Wild West Gambling Hall, the Mother’s Day Dinner special will be Glazed Ham served with vegetables, potatoes, soup or salad, desert and a beverage for $9.99.

The Rampart Casino Buffet will be featuring a special Mother’s Day Brunch, served from 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. for $14.95 per person. Mother’s Day Brunch specialties will include Sunrise Lox and Scrambled Eggs, Eggs Benedict, Chicken Fried Steak, Biscuits and Country Gravy, a Waffle Bar, Oysters on the Half Shell, Chilled Shrimp, Crab Legs, Pickled Herring, Smoked White Fish and Crab Claws.

For something extra special, give that special lady in your life the pampering she deserves with body and skincare treatments at The Spa at the Imperial Palace Hotel & Casino. The $100 package includes a 25-minute stress relief massage and a 25-minute mini-facial. Also, clients will be treated to complimentary fruits and beverages, have use of the steam, sauna, Jacuzzi and fitness facilities for the day and receive a 10 percent discount in The Spa boutique. The Mother’s Day package is available through May 31. Call 702-794-3242.