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(Valley Center, CA) – May 1, 2014 – This Mother's Day, in addition to the cards and candy, give Mom a one-of-a-kind experience packed with award-winning dining, gaming thrills and first-class service at Valley View Casino & Hotel. With exceptional dining options, San Diego's only Certified Loose slots and thrilling table games, the special woman in your life is sure to feel like a winner. Plus every lady who dines at the Buffet, Black&Blue Steakhouse or BLD's Café on Sunday, May 11th will receive a beautiful complimentary rose as a special gift.

"At Valley View Casino & Hotel, we are committed to providing outstanding experiences with incomparable service to every one of our guests, and now our Buffet is bigger so we can seat you faster," said Howard Silver, Vice President of Food & Beverage at Valley View Casino & Hotel. "For Mother's Day, we want to give all our favorite ladies a day to remember highlighted by great dining and San Diego's best gaming."
If you want to treat Mom to a world of flavors this Mother's Day, invite her to indulge at Valley View Casino & Hotel's world-famous Maine Lobster Buffet. In addition to fresh Maine lobster which will be served all day, Mom will enjoy all-you-can-eat seafood and flavorful dishes from around the globe including Italian, Asian, Mexican and American specialties. For this special day, the talented food and beverage team at the Buffet will also be serving up memorable selections such as garlic-crusted prime rib; rosemary-Dijon-crusted rack of lamb; veal osso buco; lobster and spring pea risotto; herb roasted chicken breast with roasted red pepper rice pilaf; and seared salmon with a Bay shrimp-tomato relish. The 100-foot dessert bar will also feature dozens of delectable choices including crème brûlée; chocolate-dipped strawberries, hand-scooped ice cream, homemade fudge and much more. Dining at the Buffet on Mother's Day is just $32.99 per person, plus if you join the Players Club, your first Maine Lobster Buffet is free.

At the award-winning Black&Blue Steakhouse, in addition to the incredible menu items guests have come to love such as the famous Surf & Turf, the grilled-to-perfection Cowboy Steak, Alaskan halibut and more, you and Mom can delight in menu items prepared just for this day. A hearty bisque will be served, created with famous Castroville artichokes and poached oysters, and topped with parsley-lemon gremolata. The exclusive market fresh salad includes lobster and local strawberries tossed with avocado, baby arugula and candied walnuts, drizzled with homemade poppy seed vinaigrette. For a main course, Chef Michael Knowles will be creating a unique chef's selection featuring succulent jumbo shrimp stuffed with zesty chorizo and delicately wrapped in prosciutto with paprika, sweet & sour watermelon and vanilla bean oil to accent the flavors. If you have a penchant for pasta, a delicious spaghetti topped with roasted chicken, house dried tomatoes, fresh chiffonade basil, crushed red peppers, baby arugula, goat cheese crumbles and lemon zest will be offered. To end the meal perfectly, a delectable dessert of warm strawberry soufflé cake with white chocolate cream cheese frosting will be served à la mode with bittersweet chocolate ice cream.

"Our guests expect only the finest when they dine at Valley View Casino & Hotel," said Ashley Archer, Director of Food & Beverage at Valley View Casino & Hotel. "This Mother's Day, Chef Michael and his talented culinary team at Black&Blue are really going above and beyond to exceed these expectations with creative dishes made from fresh, local ingredients."

For a casual dining experience with a globally-inspired twist, visit BLD's Café. With an expansive menu featuring everything from homemade soups and salads; to American classics such NY Steak, BBQ Baby Back Ribs, hamburgers and sandwiches; to Asian specialties including pad thai, pepper steak, Kung Pao chicken and more, Mom is guaranteed to find something she loves. Plus, for Mother's Day, BLD's will be offering an exclusive entrée of Chilean sea bass with white bean smoked bacon ragout and olive tapenade, as well as a dessert of chocolate and strawberry layered cake with dipped baby strawberries.

So come celebrate everything that moms do for us this Mother's Day at Valley View Casino & Hotel. Whether it's dining or playing on the award-winning gaming floor, the lady in your life is sure to leave feeling like a winner. The Buffet will be featuring its famous Maine lobster and over 200 other selections from 10:30am - 8:30pm. Black&Blue Steakhouse will be open for dinner starting at 5pm; for reservations, please call (760) 291-2130. BLD's will be conveniently open from 8am – 9pm. Complimentary roses will be available at the Buffet and BLD's starting at 11am and at Black&Blue Steakhouse starting at 5pm. Please note that guests must be 21 or older to enjoy the casino, hotel or restaurants.

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About Valley View Casino & Hotel

Valley View Casino & Hotel, Southern California's premier gaming destination, combines the thrill of San Diego's only Certified Loose slots and all of your favorite table games with beautifully appointed hotel rooms, seven outstanding restaurants and unparalleled guest service. The recently-upgraded casino features 2,000 Certified Loose slot machines and 21 exciting table games including blackjack, roulette, baccarat, pai gow poker and more, plus California's most rewarding Players Club and the Certified Largest Non-Smoking Casino Area in California. Exceptional dining options at Valley View Casino & Hotel include the recently-expanded endless Maine Lobster Buffet; the award-winning Black&Blue Steakhouse and Lounge featuring a spectacular 3,300 gallon saltwater aquarium for guests to admire; BLD's Café; Scoops gelato shop; Sweets pastry shop; Stix Asian noodle bar; and Snax 24-hour snack shop. With three bars and entertainment nightly, there's always something fun going on at Valley View Casino & Hotel. To extend your fun, the luxury boutique hotel features 12 Luxury Suites (1,000 sq. ft.) and 96 Deluxe Rooms (500 sq. ft.), all with breathtaking views of the Palomar mountain range along with free internet, free valet service and complimentary poolside breakfast. Plus, the casino known around Southern California as San Diego's Favorite® does not charge any resort fees or parking charges, making it a true Vegas experience at a great value. To enjoy the casino, hotel and restaurants, guests must be 21 or older. Valley View Casino & Hotel casino is located just 15 miles northeast of Westfield North County Mall, just east of Oceanside and south of Temecula. For more information about Valley View Casino & Hotel or to book a reservation please visit or call 760-291-5500.