Plan a Perfect Mom's Day Out in Irvine
September 22, 2016

With back-to-school season in full swing, it’s safe to say that all the moms out there could use a little rest and relaxation. Luckily, Irvine is home to plenty of options to help you unwind and rejuvenate. From dining to shopping to spa treatments, planning a perfect mom’s day out requires a few different components. But don’t worry—we did the research, so you don’t have to!


Coffeebar Byul

Most mornings require a little pick-me-up, and Diamond Jamboree is home to plenty of delicious offerings to start your day. Coffee connoisseurs line up for premium coffee at Coffeebar Byul, a hip little spot offering a variety of drinks brewed with freshly roasted beans.  

2750 Alton Pkwy, Unit 141
Irvine, CA 92606

85°C Bakery Cafe

Pastry fans will love 85°C Bakery Cafe, a local favorite for sweet confections like fluffy brioche and lush croissants. Don’t forget to try their famous sea salt iced coffee and sea salt green tea!   

2700 Alton Pkwy, Ste 123
Irvine, CA 92606



CorePower Yoga

Once you’ve satisfied your breakfast cravings, why not go for some yoga to keep your energy up? CorePower Yoga at The Market Place offers classes for both beginners and expert yogis to match your ideal exercise regime. Ready to work up a sweat? Try the invigorating Hot Power Fusion class. Looking for a good stretch? Sign up for CoreRestore. 

2872 El Camino Real
Tustin, CA 92782

Jeffrey Open Space Trail

Nature lovers will appreciate a good hike along the scenic Jeffrey Open Space Trail. Spanning three-and-a-half miles, the trail opens to some of the city’s most stunning landscapes, including picturesque meadows, lawns and tree-lined pathways. For added convenience, guests can make their way through the green space by way of pedestrian footbridges in close proximity to Villages of Irvine neighborhoods.



Cucina Enoteca

With so much activity, you’re bound to work up an appetite. For fresh Italian fare with a local, seasonal twist, stop over to Cucina Enoteca. With a wine list comprising over 250 varietals and a menu full of mouthwatering plates like fig and gorgonzola pizza, Cucina Enoteca is the perfect place to sip and savor the afternoon away.

532 Spectrum Center Dr.
Irvine, CA 92618

Urban Plates

For farm-to-table cuisine in a laid-back atmosphere, try Urban Plates. This restaurant makes everything from scratch, using fresh, organic ingredients. Customers can decide between a range of menu options including lighter soups and salads, made-to-order sandwiches and zesty flatbread pizzas.

3972 Barranca Pkwy
Irvine, CA 92606



My Blow LA

Moms on the move can still get glam in a flash at My Blow LA at the Irvine Spectrum Center. This chic hair salon offers affordable blow outs, extensions and hair treatments so you can look amazing while maintaining your busy schedule!

809 Spectrum Center Dr.
Irvine, CA 92618

Elements Massage

If you’re in the market for a relaxing deep tissue massage or a luxurious hot stone treatment, Elements Massage is next on today’s itinerary! This tranquil spa offers a host of packages that will leave you feeling completely refreshed. Here, you can experience revitalizing aromatherapy massages, tension-relieving Swedish massages and more.

3993 Portola Pkwy
Irvine, CA 92602

Images Luxury Nails

Need to freshen up your nails? Visit Images Luxury Nails in Quail Hill for the mani/pedi of your dreams. This nail lounge not only provides every nail treatment you can think of, it also specializes in a host of skincare services to soften and refresh hands and feet. Images has everything from gel and acrylic manicures to hydrating oil treatments to take your nails to the next level!

6705 Quail Hill Pkwy
Irvine, CA 92603

Irvine Spectrum Center

What’s a mom’s day out without a little shopping? The Irvine Spectrum Center offers plenty of retail options, so you can shop the latest trends in clothing, shoes and accessories! Pick up luxury fashions at Nordstrom, the perfect home décor accent at Anthropologie, a delicious fragrance at L’Occitane or a new phone case at the Apple Store.

670 Spectrum Center Dr.
Irvine, CA 92618


Happy Hour

EATS Kitchen & Bar at Hotel Irvine

Foodies seeking a menu full of bold, international flavors and craft cocktails will love EATS Kitchen & Bar at Hotel Irvine. Treat yourself to a Summer Time Hi made with Hangar One Citron Vodka, Chambord, simple syrup, soda and fresh berries. Pair your drink with one of EATS’ vibrant sharable plates, like roasted Brussels sprouts with crisp pork belly or chorizo and potato tacos. Mondays through Fridays from 5-7pm, EATS is home to a stellar happy hour with options including $2 small plates, $3 draft beers, $4 craft cocktails and $5 wines. Come in, get happy and end a day planned specially for you at EATS Kitchen & Bar.

17900 Jamboree Dr.
Irvine, CA 92614


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