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Sunday, May 12th is Mother's Day. It's time for breakfast in bed and crayon-scribbled "I love you" notes. Whether you're celebrating your mother, your wife or another special mom in your life, check out our guide for inspiration.



The Penn Stater

Sunday, May 12, 2013
10 am – 4 pm - The Garden

Appetizer Buffet, Hot Buffet, Breakfast Buffet, Dessert Buffet, Special Children's Bufffet.

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$23.95 per person. Children aged six-twelve: $12. Children aged 5 and under: free.
Reservations Recommended: (814) 863-5090


The Nittany Lion Inn

Sunday, May 12, 2013
10 am – 4 pm - The Dining Room

Breakfast Station, Entrees, Garde MAnger, Dessert Areas

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Reservations Recommended: (814) 865-8590


The Atherton Hotel

Mother's Day Buffet from Noon to 2 p.m.

Includes Breakfast Entrees, Omelet Station, Carving Station with Prime Rib, Entrees of Chicken Florentine, Roasted Cod and more.  Desserts and a lot more. $25.95 Adults • $22.95 Seniors • $12.50 Children 12 and under • Children under 5 free

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Please call 814-231-2100  to make your reservation.



Served Mother's Day 10:00am-3:30pm

Soup, Carving Stations, Accompaniments as well as a Dessert Station.   Much More. $27.95 Adults / $24.95 Seniors, $14.95 Children 6-12, and Children 5 and under free.

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Call (814)234-8000 ext 295 for Reservations



$15.99 Mother's Day Brunch served 11am-3:00pm


more coming soon.


There are many fine restaurants in State College. Below are a few of our favorites.


Carnegie House

Down Under Steak House

Duffy's Tavern

Gamble Mill

The Gardens

The Greek

Nittany Lion Inn




For a full list of area restaurants, online ordering and more, be sure to visit the Dining Guide.



Check out the mothers day events:


Order flowers for Mom from one of the great local florists in the area:

Daniel Vaughn Designs

George's Floral Boutique

Woodring's Floral Gardens