Dining and retail specials offered Sunday, May 9th

UNCASVILLE, CT (May 3, 2021) – Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 9th and guests are invited to treat Mom to a special day at Mohegan Sun. BALLO Italian Restaurant, Michael Jordan’s Steak House, SolToro and more are serving up delicious dining specials and The Shops at Mohegan Sun have the perfect gift that Mom is sure to love.

A Mother’s Day meal at BALLO Italian Restaurant starts with the choice of a classic caprese salad topped with aged balsamico and paired with focaccia bread, or a mista salad with marinated shrimp, eggplant caponata, roasted red pepper, grilled corn, marinated & slow roasted tomatoes and arugula topped with a lemon basil vinaigrette. The entrée is veal saltimbocca with prosciutto, spinach, mozzarella, fried sage and slow roasted tomatoes. Dessert is either a decadent amaretto crème brûlée or angel food cake with limoncello, mixed berries, basil and whipped cream. BALLO Italian Restaurant is open on Mother’s Day from 3:00pm – 10:00pm.

Michael Jordan’s Steak House is serving a three course meal that starts with colossal crab cocktail made of lump crab meat, Jonah crab claw, Meyer lemon vinaigrette and avocado.  The main course is surf & turf with a 7 oz. filet mignon, stuffed lobster tail, asparagus and roasted tomato hollandaise. Dessert is refreshing mixed berries topped with granola crumble, whipped cream and mint.

Over at MJ23 Sports Bar & Grill, Mom can enjoy tomato bruschetta with beefsteak tomato, red onion, garlic, pesto, parmesan and a balsamic reduction. Dinner is seafood stuffed salmon made with Black Pearl salmon topped with hollandaise and a side of pesto mashed potatoes. Dessert is a delicious banana spring roll topped with cinnamon sugar, caramel and served with vanilla ice cream.

A three course meal at SolToro starts with a beet salad made with arugula, jalapeño, Boursin cheese and honey chipotle vinaigrette. The main course is a mixed grill with ancho chile filet mignon, poblano cream cheese chicken breast, achiote pork tenderloin, chile glaze and a side of fried plantains. For dessert, devour an apple cinnamon chimichanga with Kahlua, vanilla ice cream and caramel sauce. The Mother’s Day cocktail at SolToro is a blood orange mimosa with cava, Solerno blood orange liqueur and blood orange sorbet.

Moms who love seafood can stop by Jasper White’s Summer Shack and enjoy a six-piece raw bar and a glass of bubbles for $15. Or, visit Sushi Koya and enjoy a complimentary house sake with the purchase of a Chef’s Special Roll.

Pick up sweet treats at Mezze Mediterranean, Southside Cheesesteaks or Skyrise Food Court. All three dining locations are offering Mother’s Day cookie trays with a bow.

Guests can also pick up a special gift for Mom at The Shops at Mohegan Sun. bluwire is offering a deluxe Bon Voyage Travel set during the entire month of May. This set is exclusively available at The Shops at Mohegan Sun and includes a hyaluronic serum, intense eye crème and a vital iconic mist for $80. At Galina’s, all jewelry items are 15% off on Mother’s Day. Guests who make a purchase of $200 or more at Le Creuset will receive a free set of two mugs with lids. Tommy Bahama also has a variety of great gifts available for Mom, including accessories, sunglasses, home fragrance, beach towels, printed dresses and their signature beach chair.


Owned by Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment, Mohegan Sun is one of the largest, most spectacular entertainment, gaming, dining and shopping destinations in the United States.  Situated on 185 acres along the Thames River in scenic southeastern Connecticut, Mohegan Sun is home to two unique casinos, 1,600 deluxe hotel rooms, two world-class spas, a golf course, over 80 shops, restaurants and bars as well as three award-winning entertainment venues including a 10,000-seat Arena. Mohegan Sun is within easy access of New York, Boston, Hartford and Providence and located 15 minutes from the museums, antique shops and waterfront of Mystic Country. More information is available by calling 1.888.226.7711 or visiting mohegansun.com. Connect with us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and Instagram @mohegansun, view us on YouTube and find us on Snapchat at username MoheganSun.

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