For the ultimate in Mother’s Day treats see our collection of mouth-watering and luxury delights!
Mother’s Day Dining at Sopwell House (www.sopwellhouse.co.uk)
For a relaxing and indulgent Mother’s Day, Sopwell House is offering a wide selection of dining options for you and your mum to enjoy. The Brasserie is the perfect location for a relaxed family lunch as it is offering a Mothering Sunday Buffet. High in demand in The Restaurant, Cocktail Bar and Conservatory is the Champagne Afternoon Tea. A delicious spread of sandwiches, home-baked scones and intricate cakes is paired with Champagne for additional indulgence. To entertain the whole family, Sopwell House is offering an extravagant, grand buffet lunch in its impressive banqueting space – the St Alban Suite.
Rockin’ Mother’s Day at K West Hotel & Spa (www.k-west.co.uk)
To celebrate the leading ladies in your life, the Glam Rock Afternoon Tea will be served with a glass of pink bubbles for two guests, a Doisy & Dam chocolate bar and a complimentary spa gift for all mothers. For the encore, K West is also offering a voucher for 20% off any treatment at the award-winning K Spa. The Glam Rock Mother’s Day package is priced at £37.50 per person, available between 1pm – 6pm, Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 March 2017.
A Luxurious Mother’s Day at The Arch London (www.thearchlondon.com)
The hotel’s elegant design and warm atmosphere is the perfect setting for a long luxurious lunch, indulgent Afternoon Tea, or decadent dinner. Gary Durrant, Head Chef at Hunter 486, has devised mouth-watering Mother’s Day menus, each served with a complimentary gift for mum. Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea is priced at £25 per person or £36 with a glass of Champagne. For the ultimate culinary indulgence, treat mum to a three-course Mother’s Day menu priced at £35 per person. Lunch and dinner is served in The Arch London’s stylish restaurant Hunter 486 from Noon until 10pm. A children’s menu is also available for little ones during their visit.
Mother’s Day at The Club Hotel & Spa, Jersey (www.theclubjersey.com)
On Mother’s Day a luxurious Sunday lunch will be served at Jersey’s finest dining establishment, Bohemia Bar & Restaurant, priced from £39.95 per person. Afternoon Tea will also available on Mother’s Day from £19.95 per person. Each afternoon tea comes with plain and raisin scones with traditional Jersey Black Butter, Strawberry Jam and Clotted Cream. The Spa at The Club Hotel & Spa is an intimate and luxurious oasis, emanating sea-side tranquillity on the breathtaking island of Jersey. Luxury Mother’s Day Spa packages are available in The Club Spa from £39.
Mother’s Day ARTea at Lancaster London (www.lancasterlondon.com)
Lancaster London’s innovative afternoon tea, for Mums who know their Monet from their Picasso, will be served with a glass of rose bubbly for Mother’s Day. The eclectic ARTea is served in a classic, wooden painter’s box and features pinwheel and finger sandwiches, a selection of sweet delights with a piece of edible art, and ‘State-of-the-Art’ scones accompanied by jam and clotted cream concealed in 30ml paint tubes. The Mother’s Day ARTea is available on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 March 2017, priced at £35 per person.
SHOP, SPOIL AND CELEBRATE WITH MUM IN COVENT GARDEN THIS MOTHER’S DAY
Covent Garden https://www.coventgarden.london/mothers-day is preparing for a truly special Mother’s Day, with irresistible gift ideas, complimentary in-store treatments and indulgent foodie treats available across the estate. From Charlotte Tilbury’s Magic Skin Clinic to personalised engravings at Atelier Cologne to kikki.K’s specially curated Mother’s Day collection, Covent Garden is the perfect place to shop with and spoil your mum.
INDULGENT FOODIE TREATS
· Balthazar Boulangerie, Russell Street
Win serious brownie points by treating your mum to Balthazar’s delicious hamper of homemade produce, including chocolate truffles, granola, Parmesan shortbread and marmalade. Available to purchase at the Boulangerie, from March 20th, for £30.
· Clos Maggiore, King Street
Celebrate with a special four-course menu created by head chef Marcellin Marc, paired with wine from the restaurant’s globally renowned award-winning list. What’s more, all Mothers will receive a gift of Clos Maggiore personalised chocolates to take home.
· Whittard of Chelsea, The Market Building
Treat Mum this Mother’s Day with a complimentary mini pastel tea caddy if you eat at Whittard and spend over £15, from 24th– 26th March.
· Indulge in Afternoon Tea in Covent Garden
The neighbourhood is home to a variety of delectable Afternoon Tea options, from the Parisian haven that is Ladureé to a more traditional spread at the Ivy Market Grill to Balthazar’s much sought after Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea, inspired by Bobbi’s cosmetics and created by Balthazar’s talented pastry chef Régis Beauregard.
BE PAMPERED IN THE BEAUTY QUARTER
· Charlotte Tilbury, James Street
Treat your Mum to a visit to Charlotte’s Magic Skin Clinic in-store, offering skincare regimes tailored to her needs. Personalise any Charlotte Tilbury skincare purchase with a complimentary engraving service, to make it extra special.
· Armani Box, Market Building
Armani’s ‘Face Designers’ offer a range of complimentary services in the new pop-up store, which will make your mum feel like she’s being prepped for the red carpet, from the ‘Brow Maestro’ for tips on how to create the perfect shaped brow, to a full make-up masterclass for a lesson in creating a sophisticated, elegant look.
· TONI&GUY, Bedford Street
Enjoy a joint pampering session with ‘buy one get one free’ blow dry services at TONI&GUY from 3rd– 26th March.
THOUGHTFUL GIFTING IDEAS
· Atelier Cologne, The Market Building
Discover bespoke and personalised Mother’s Day gifts at the new Atelier Cologne boutique, the first Maison de Parfum inspired by the legendary Eau De Cologne. With each purchase of Cologne Absolue, Atelier Cologne will personalise the leather case, available in a rainbow of colours, by engraving it with your choice of initials, name or special message.
· Kikki.K, James Street
kikki.K has curated a special Mother’s Day collection to ensure there is a gift that is just as unique as your Mum. Whether she is a stationery fanatic, an enthusiastic organiser or just loves beautiful design pieces to add to her home, you can be sure to find the perfect gift.
· Penhaligon’s, Wellington Street
Treat her to Penhaligon’s biggest female fragrance launch of the year, with a limited-edition Savoy Steam eau de parfum 7.5ml atomiser. Take part in store events and a new ‘workshop station’ with a permanent engraving machine and embossing machine – perfect for a truly unique gift this Mother’s Day.
· Stefanel, King Street
Stefanel will be serving up cupcakes and prosecco as you shop in store, with beauty treats and samples to discover.
The full range of offers available in Covent Garden this Mother’s Day can be found at www.coventgarden.london/mothers-day
Say it with cake this Mother’s Day: Personalisation now available online at PAUL
This Mother’s Day (Sunday 26th March) PAUL, the family-run French artisan bakery and pâtisserie, is going the extra mile to show Mum the love with personalised celebration cakes that are sure to bring a smile to her face.
With personalisation now available on a selection of PAUL’s signature cakes, each handmade gâteau can be made unique with a delicately decorated personal note. Simply select your favourite cake and preferable size, type in your message and voilà – a one-of-a-kind cake, just for Mum! Personalisation will be free of charge from Tuesday 14th until Sunday 26th March, with 35 characters available.
Fraisier Cake, from £22.95 – a French classic with layers of Genoese sponge, mousseline cream and fresh strawberries, finished with a pretty pale green marzipan.
Framboisier Cake, from £24.95 – PAUL’s award-winning raspberry sponge cake made with Genoese sponge, mousseline
cream and fresh raspberries, topped with white marzipan.
Craquant Cake, from £26.95 – a dark chocolate sponge cake with layers of chocolate mousse and praline, topped with a dark chocolate glaze.
Opéra Cake, £23.95 – an elegant French cake featuring layers of rich chocolate ganache, coffee-soaked sponge, coffee
buttercream and a chocolate joconde biscuit base.
Gâteau Aux Carottes, from £14.05 – PAUL’s take on the classic with grated carrot, pecan nut and vanilla syrup filled soft
sponge, cream cheese frosting and decorative pecans.
Forêt Noire Cake, from £14.50 – PAUL’s version of the iconic Black Forest gateau, layered with chocolate sponge,
Chantilly cream, Morello cherries and kirsch. Topped with whipped cream and dark chocolate shavings.
Millefeuille, from £17.50 – an irresistible combination of baked, buttery, puff pastry, filled with rum-laced vanilla
custard cream and topped with white fondant icing.
Succès Chocolat Cake, £22.95 – a delectable combination of almond meringue, dark chocolate mousse and hazelnut butter topped with a shiny chocolate glaze.
While you’re treating Mum, PAUL will treat you too with a complimentary hot drink, to enjoy in or to take-away, when collecting your cake, which comes with a free Mother’s Day postcard, between Friday 24th – Sunday 26th March.
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SPRING’S IN THE AIR THIS MOTHER’S DAY AT CARLUCCIO’S
At Carluccio’s you’ll find a beautiful collection of gifts, perfect for Mother’s Day. From a vibrant posy of chocolate flowers to the finest olives from Liguria, there’s a show-stopping present for every Mum at Carluccio’s.
Chocolate Dragee Posy – £5.95 each
The pick of the bunch. These delicious dark chocolate dragees are individually wrapped before being joined together to create a flower.
Olio e Olive – Ligurian Gift Set – £19.95
For Mums who love to travel, give them a taste of Liguria
with these Ligurian olives and extra virgin olive oil with a wooden dipping bowl.
Prosecco & Gianduiotti Chocolates – £26.95
For Mums who like a touch of sophistication – treat them to Carluccio’s traditional Gianduiotti made with local Piemonte hazelnuts and a bottle of Prosecco.
Per la Tavola – Oil & Drizzler Gift Set – £19.95
For Mums who like to entertain Italian style, choose this gift of an elegant ceramic oil drizzler and extra virgin oil from Emilia Romagna with its fruity, lightly peppery flavour and distinctive aroma of freshly cut grass.
Gianduiotti Assortment – £14.95
For chocolate, loving Mums, treat them to this selection of milk hazelnut, dark hazelnut and white chocolate and pistachio gianduiotti from Piemonte.
Baci di Meringa – £5.95
For Mums who are yearning for a taste of summer. This mix of vanilla and strawberry meringues sandwiched together with chocolate perfectly fits the bill.
Gifts are available from 10th March 2017 in all Carluccio’s food shops and online at www.carluccios.com
Sartoria opens on Sundays
This Mother’s Day marks the launch of Sartoria on Sundays. From Sunday 26th March, Sartoria will for the very first time open on Sundays for breakfast, lunch and dinner, with a fantastic range of Italian roasts, created by Chef Patron Francesco Mazzei. The Roast All’Italiana is set to rotate every Sunday between chicken, suckling pig, veal rib and goat – perfect for sharing with family and friends, set to feed at least four people. This Mother’s Day, the roast will be roast veal (arrosto di vitello) with an A La Carte menu of Francesco Mazzei’s signature dishes such as tortelli di burrata e ‘nduja and tiramisu.
Tom’s Kitchen Mother’s Day brunch
Celebrate Mother’s Day this March at Tom’s Kitchen Canary Wharf with an indulgent brunch menu, including classic dishes with a twist such as truffled Egg’s Benedict. In addition, during weekends, the restaurant also offers a play room stocked with toys, games and children’s TV, as well as allowing them to eat for free. A varied kids’ menu is also on offer, served at breakfast, lunch & dinner. Please find the menu here: https://www.tomskitchen.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/TKCW-Weekend-Brunch-300117.pdf
Say merci to mums with Mother’s Day crêpe specials
For a truly special Mother’s Day enjoy some family time at Blanchette Soho and Blanchette Brick Lane! Founded by brothers, Maxime, Yannis and Malik Alary and lovingly named after their mother Blanche, on 26th March, both restaurants will recreate old recipes their mum used to make. Blanchette Brick Lane http://www.blanchettebricklane.co.uk/ will be serving up Camembert crêpe with asparagus, ham, egg and hollandaise; while at Blanchette Soho http://www.blanchettesoho.co.uk/ the special will be Normandy seafood crêpe, with prawns, squid, mussels, creamy white wine sauce, saffron and brown crab rouille. Treat mums with a visit to Blanchette and say merci for all the wonderful things they do! https://www.blanchettelondon.co.uk/
Salt Yard’s free glass of fizz for mums
This Mother’s Day, all mothers will be given a complimentary glass of fizz across all sites with Salt Yard, including Salt Yard, Ember Yard, Dehesa, Opera Tavern and the recently launched Veneta. In addition, the latest opening at Salt Yard, the Venetian-inspired Veneta restaurant http://www.veneta-stjames.co.uk/ will be serving a family feasting menu with free-flowing drinks.
Three-course Nordic feast and Mother’s Day bouquet at Aster
This Mothering Sunday, Aster invites diners to treat their mums to a three-course Nordic feast and a bunch of flowers from Maison de Fleurs. Available from 12-4pm, the menu costs £35 per person, with mums receiving a complimentary glass of Mimosa and kids under 12 eating free. For an additional cost, diners can pre-order a beautiful Mother’s Day bouquet, which will be waiting at their table on arrival. In keeping with the Nordic French concept behind the restaurant, highlights from the menu include Eggs Victoria, a dish of lobster, poached egg and truffle hollandaise and grilled aubergine with pickled caviar, sour cream and dill. The menu also offers kids their own selection of specials including meatballs with mash potato and Baltic fishcake with peas. For a sweet finish, Mums can enjoy kefir mousse with quinoa and almond cake or indulge in pine ice cream with salted caramel. Please visit the following website for further information http://www.aster-restaurant.com/whats-on/events/mothers-day/
Celebrate Mother’s Day at Thomas’s Café, Burberry
This Mothering Sunday Thomas’s Café, Burberry’s all-day dining and gifting destination located at 5 Vigo Street, is hosting a very special afternoon tea. Priced at £32, the afternoon tea will include a complimentary glass of rosé, an assortment of finger sandwiches and mothering tea cakes served on a brass and glass shelved cake stand. Miniature British favourite finger cakes, including Victoria sandwich and lemon drizzle, will be served alongside Thomas’s signature pale orange fondant fancy and apple crumble choux bun. The tea will include unlimited pots of Thomas’s Café 2014 2nd Flush Grande Reserve Darjeeling. The Mother’s Day tea at Thomas’s Café Burberry will be available on Saturday 25th 12-6pm and Sunday 26th March, 12-5pm. For reservations contact Thomas’s Café at Burberry on +44 (0)20 3159 1410 or book via OpenTable: https://www.opentable.co.uk/thomass
Celebrate Mother’s Day with a pampering REFRESH+REVIVE package at Great Northern Hotel
The boutique Great Northern Hotel is partnering with cult beauty brand MALIN+GOETZ to create REFRESH+REVIVE, the ultimate Mother’s Day package. Guests at Great Northern Hotel can treat their mothers to a well-deserved pampering stay with three different MALIN+GOETZ products awaiting them in their rooms. The REFRESH+REVIVE package is available for weekend stays only throughout March and April 2017. A Detox Face Mask, Recovery Treatment Oil and Vitamin B5 Hand Treatment will be awaiting mothers and daughters in their rooms, ready for a night of rejuvenation and relaxation. The package includes an overnight stay and the following morning guests can enjoy breakfast at Plum + Spilt Milk restaurant, with an award-winning menu featuring both healthy and indulgent options. The REFRESH+REVIVE Package is priced from £259 per night, based on two sharing and available on a Friday or Saturday night only. For further information please visit http://www.gnhlondon.com/offers/malingoetz-refreshrevive-mothers-day-package-from-259-per-room-per-night
Mirabeau en Provence rosé: a must for Mother’s day
Mirabeau en Provence’s award-winning rosés are great accompaniments to a wide range of cuisines, perfect as aperitifs and ideal for sharing good times with friends and family. On this special day, treat your mother to a bottle of Mirabeau’s delicious, dry pink wines which are regarded as some of the very best from the region. Mirabeau Classic (RRP £9.99) and Mirabeau Pure (RRP £12.99) are available from Waitrose stores in the UK. Newly launched Mirabeau Etoile (RRP £16) available from Sainsbury’s stores in the UK.
Celebrate Mother’s Day at Tokimeite
Make your mum feel extra special this Mother’s Day with a leisurely six-course meal at Japanese restaurant, Tokimeite. Priced at £75 per person, the menu includes appetisers such as Wagyu tartar served with Yuzu Dressing and poached Quail Egg and Lotus root filled with shrimp paste; mains such as Miso marinated Chilean Sea Bass with Egg Yolk powder and Pickled Radish and Wagyu rump Ichibo steak with Japanese demiglace sauce and grilled courgettes; and a delicious Japanese Yuzu sponge cake for dessert. The team at Tokimeite will also offer a special cocktail called Arigato, which translates as Thank you, made with gin and floral liqueurs. http://www.tokimeite.com/
Mother’s Day by rhubarb
Treat Mum at Fenchurch, Darwin and Gallery Mess
Whether you’re keeping Mother’s Day casual over brunch or treating Mum to an elevated three-course lunch complete with spectacular views of the capital, rhubarb has it covered. Choose from its collection of stunning restaurants located in some of London’s most famous landmarks.
Sweep Mum 37 floors up for a meal to remember at the sophisticated Fenchurch Restaurant. Offering the perfect alchemy of breath-taking views and equally impressive food, Fenchurch will be serving a special three-course Mother’s Day menu priced at £55 per person. Whilst Mum sips on a glass of complimentary Champagne, she can peruse the menu featuring dishes such as: Dorset crab with blood orange, hazelnut and Castelfranco to start; Goodwood Estate lamb with ewe’s cheese, charred onions and rainbow chard for main; and English custard tart with Yorkshire rhubarb to finish. Post lunch, take a leisurely walk around Sky Garden, taking in the magnificent views, the perfect end to the perfect day.
For a more relaxed affair, enjoy a bountiful brunch on the 36th floor in the Darwin Brasserie. Tuck into unlimited starters and delicious desserts from the buffet – including a dedicated Bloody Mary bar, served alongside your choice of main course, for £44.50 per person. There’s sure to be the perfect dish to make Mum smile.
For contemporary art connoisseurs, Gallery Mess at The Saatchi Gallery is the only place to be this Mother’s Day. The bright, airy and stylish dining room is offering a special menu on 26th March, with highlight dishes of red mullet escabeche with sage, tapenade croûte and coriander; confit lamb shoulder with fricassee of beans, tomato and mint jus; and poached sea trout with mussel broth, spinach and samphire. The menu is priced at £29.50 for two courses or £34.50 for three, including a complimentary glass of fizz for Mum. Make a real day of it with a breeze around the gallery or hit the shops on the King’s Road for some retail therapy.
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MOTHER’S DAY GIFT – GIVE SOMETHING AND GIVE BACK
Buyagift.com is partnering with Breast Cancer Care to give £12.50 (25%) from the sale of every Superwoman Smartbox to the charity during the run up to Mother’s day.
The Superwoman Smartbox is a great gift for Mother’s day as it contains over 1,000 different experiences all over the country to suit all tastes no matter what she’s into, including afternoon teas, spa days and adrenaline experiences.
At point of purchase the gift can be sent in a gift box or as an e-voucher which goes straight into your inbox for the last minute buyers!
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