ARLINGTON, VA--(Marketwired - May 8, 2013) - Gathering around mom for a special Mother's Day brunch is a great way to let her know just how special she is and a prominent restaurant in Crystal City is pulling out all the stops to make sure families can celebrate in style.

Planning an expansive offering of tantalizing meats, pastries, salads and desserts so mom can savor the joy of a family meal without all the work, the Mez Restaurant will be serving brunch from 11:00a.m. to 3:00p.m. on Sunday, May 12 inside Crystal Gateway Marriott at 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway in Arlington. From building an omelet at the breakfast bar to a select offering of fresh meats including ham, chicken breast and prime rib at the carving station, there'll be plenty to choose from as the culinary staff of this fine restaurant is dedicated to making Mother's Day 2013 an exceptional occasion.

Also included will be a smoked salmon display, hot breakfast items, an assortment of fresh seasonal fruits, a variety of salads, sides, breads and spreads and an amazing chocolate fountain for creating delicious desserts.

Reservations for this Mother's Day feast can easily be made by calling the restaurant inside the distinctive Pentagon City hotel at 1-888-731-2126. Early reservations are recommended so families can plan the day and focus their attention on mom. Cost is just $40 per person and half price for kids under 12. Children under 2 eat free.

For those looking to plan a weekend getaway over Mother's Day, the hotel is also offering discounted rates for overnight stays so mom can enjoy a relaxed weekend filled with pampering amenities and gracious accommodations. An Advance Purchase rate of just $99* is an affordable hotel deal available for those who plan seven days in advance to spend the weekend in Pentagon City and the hotel also offers a "Stay for Breakfast" rate of just $129* which includes complimentary breakfast for two adults and children 12 and under. Online reservations may be made at or by calling 1-703-920-3230.

*Rates are per room per night based on availability at the time of reservation. Please visit hotel website for complete rate rules and amenities.

About Crystal Gateway Marriott
Offering complimentary shuttle service to and from Reagan National Airport, Crystal Gateway Marriott welcomes guests to Arlington with sophisticated designs and exceptional service for a remarkable hotel experience. Conveniently located near Old Town Alexandria, Arlington National Cemetery, and the Fashion Centre at Pentagon City, the hotel also provides easy lobby access to the Crystal City Metro so guests can navigate the Washington, DC area while enjoying the comfort of luxurious Arlington accommodations. Ideally situated for both business and leisure travel, Crystal Gateway Marriott also features more than 34,000 square feet of meeting space and state-of-the-art services for successful business conferences, corporate meetings or elegant social affairs.

Contact Information:

Crystal Gateway Marriott
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, Virginia 22202