It’s May!

Finally, the hope of Spring is upon us, and we are ready to share in all your Spring celebrations!  We start the month taking part in the Downtown Naperville Chocolate Walk on May 7th from noon-4 pm.  Register at and then stop by London Skye, Trails & Tides, Sparrow Coffee and SixtyFour wine Bar & Kitchen for tasty treats.  The event is organized by the Downtown Naperville Alliance to benefit the Naperville Education Foundation.

Mom will love it when you take her out for brunch or dinner on Water Street over Mother’s Day weekend.  Enjoy brunch with a kick at Quiubo , offering chilaquiles, brunch tacos and brunch cocktails Saturday and Sunday.  Santo Cielo’s magnificent views are matched by their brilliant and boozy brunch including tableside mimosas and a host of other eye-opening cocktails, plus Brie-stuffed  French Toast, Pork Belly Hash with Poached Egg, Frittatas, Pizzettas and more, including kids’ favorites. Dinner choices are as dazzling as the choice of cocktails!

 SixtyFour – Wine Bar & Kitchen will forgo their normal Sunday hours to offer an ala carte brunch from 10 am-4 pm on Mother’s Day, with a complimentary mimosa for Mom. Menu items include traditional brunch items plus Croque Monsieur, Truffle Risotto, Spinach Hand Pie, Steak & Eggs, soups, salads, charcuterie and desserts.  Kids menu items are also on offer, however, be advised highchairs are not available.

Wanna offer her breakfast in bed?  Let Sparrow Coffee help out with a 6-pack of fresh baked goodies.  Add a container of their fine brewed coffee to make her morning complete.  Pre order by May 5th for weekend pick up.

Brunch or Dinner at Vasilis Mediterranean brings a special family atmosphere with traditional Greek specialties, seafood, wood-fired Kabobs and Lamb, Skashouska,  Brunch Gyros, Greek sausage, Greek doughnuts and amazing sweets and a wide array of interesting cocktails and wines. An extensive kid’s menu is also available.

Only a few seats remain at Elements at Water Street Mother’s Day Champagne Brunch Buffet, including omelet and waffle stations, carvery, raw bar, charcuterie, pates and terrines, pasta station, entrees and sides, vegan options, kids’ buffet and sweet table. Unlimited French Champagne and mimosas will be poured tableside. Seatings are at 10 am and 1 pm, with reservations for parties of 4 or more at 630-717-2800.

We highly recommend that no matter where you choose to dine on Mother’s Day, make your reservations NOW, to avoid disappointment.

Still need to buy a gift for Mom or that special graduate in your life?  From new Spring fashions and gifts to Yetis, bags, baubles and one-of-a-kind antiques, we’ve got you covered when you shop at Antiques of Naperville, London Skye, Naperville Jewelers and Trails & Tides.  For penultimate pampering, why not treat Mom to a spa gift certificate from Solaia Luxury Salon and Spa? She’ll enjoy the immersive experience and expert services in this beautiful relaxing escape.  Surprise her by pairing her spa experience with with a getaway to Hotel Indigo Naperville Riverwalk, where this luxury boutique hotel nestled along the famed Riverwalk will ensure her Water Street stay will be complete!

You’ll find free parking at Water Street in our multi-story parking deck, and enjoy plenty of picture perfect locations at Foyo Plaza,  Inburgia Fountain or along the Riverwalk to remember your visit!