Save the date! Mama’s Day 2018 will be on May 11th, at the Grand Hyatt, La Jolla.


Mama’s Day is San Diego’s premiere restaurant tasting event, with 50 restaurants offering distinctive tastes to our guests. Scroll down to see the restaurant line-up!

Guests enjoy food, music and fun throughout the evening while dining on amazing food graciously prepared and served by executive chefs from the region’s top restaurants.

To see who won the Opportunity Drawing prizes, click here.

Mama’s Kitchen believes that everyone is entitled to the basic necessity of life — nutritious food. Your participation in Mama’s Day is transformed into the hot meals and love that we deliver to men, women, and children affected by AIDS or cancer who are vulnerable to hunger.

Take a look at some pictures of this very special evening! Visit our Facebook page

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2017 Participating Restaurants

Aqui es Texcoco

Argyle Steakhouse at Park Hyatt Aviara

Be Wise Ranch*

Bice San Diego

Breakfast Republic

Bully’s East

Café Japengo

Café la Rue at La Valencia Hotel*

Café Secret


Chinita’s Pies*

Currant American Brasserie

Decker Brothers Gourmet


Farmer’s Bottega*

Fig Tree Café


Groundswell Brewing Co.

Harley Gray Kitchen & Bar

Hash House a Go Go

Leroy’s Kitchen and Lounge*

Loews Coronado Bay Resort

The Main Course Restaurant

Marina Kitchen Restaurant and Bar

Nason’s Beer Hall*

Nine-Ten Restaurant

Paipa’s Buffet at Sycuan Casino

Pardon My French Bar & Kitchen

Piatti Restaurant


Poseidon Restaurant*



The Red Door

Sally’s Fish House and Bar


Snooze, An A.M. Eatery

SR76 Beerworks*

Stehly Farms Organics

Taj Farms

Top of the Market

Uptown Tavern

Vesper Vineyards

Wachena at Sycuan Casino

Waypoint Public

Wild Thyme Company


Wrench & Rodent

Yard House

* = New this year

Thank You to our 2017 Sponsors


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See all the 2016 pictures on our Facebook page!

Mama’s Day 2011 Slideshow
Mama’s Day 2010 Slideshow #1
Mama’s Day 2010 Slideshow #2



Mama’s Kitchen depends on the generous involvement of our corporate sponsors. Throughout the year we have many fundraising events from Mama’s Day to the Tree of Life. Each event provides different sponsorship levels for your business to demonstrate their community involvement.

For more information or to become a corporate sponsor contact Tegan Ellis at 619.233.6262 or email at