No 32 The Old Town
This relaxed yet chic bar in Clapham is perfect for a Mother’s Day celebration. The artisan-designed interior, along with the food and drink menus, is guaranteed to impress. Favourite menu items include the tasty blueberry pancakes for brunch or the sumptuous slow cooked rib of beef for a Sunday roast. If you fancy a tipple, then enjoy a craft beer or cocktail in No 32’s contemporary pub atmosphere.
No 32 The Old Town, 32 The Pavement, London, UK, +44 20 3535 0910
The Black Penny
Brunch and Prosecco go hand in hand, and mothers receive a glass on the house with every main brunch meal ordered at The Black Penny this Mother’s Day. Make her happy with a lengthy and relaxed dining experience, indulging on tempting dishes of crispy duck confit with sweet potato hash or fried eggs with grilled halloumi, butter beans, and hummus. She’ll love you even more!
The Black Penny, 34 Great Queen St, London, UK, +44 20 7242 2580
Bourne & Hollingsworth
If they’re a whiskey lover, treat your mother to a special ‘Ma-jito’ cocktail. With its new ‘Borders’ whiskey, R&B Distillers has teamed up with the experts at Bourne & Hollingsworth to create a new spring flavour. With a mixture of other ingredients — including lemon juice and honey and mint, and decorated with rose petals — this may be an ideal treat for her. If not, B&H has plenty more to offer from their extensive food and drinks menu.
Bourne & Hollingsworth, 42 Northampton Rd, London, UK, +44 20 3174 1156
Mad Hatter’s Afternoon Tea
Put on your best dress, as you are cordially invited to tea with the Mad Hatter! Sanderson London has a special Alice In Wonderland–inspired Mother’s Day offer this weekend. Expect menus hidden in vintage books, crockery decorated with pictures of kings, queens, birdcages, and clocks, and food that will make you smile like the Cheshire cat. A glass of champagne and a deletable chocolate pot with raspberry coulis is sure to make her day.
Sanderson London, 50 Berners St, London, UK, +44 20 7300 1400
Asia de Cuba
For a different kind of dining experience on Mother’s Day, Asia de Cuba brings together a fusion of cuisines from around the globe. Enjoy a Cuban roast dinner of either El Lechon (slow roast pork) or El Lambchon (slow roast lamb) with Asian-inspired sides of maduros, black beans, plantain fricassee, and more. Mothers are treated to an authentic experience, and if the party consists of four or more, they can dine for free. Top it all off with a guava whipped cheesecake for dessert and a hand-crafted cocktail — all included.
Asia de Cuba, 45 St Martin’s Ln, London, UK +44 20 7300 5588
Mr Fogg’s Tipsy Tea
For an adventurous afternoon, head to Mr Fogg’s Residence in Mayfair for a twist on the traditional afternoon tea. The bar’s theme is centered around the adventures of explorer Phineas Fogg, and will offer guests a large range of sandwiches and macaroons, champagne cocktails, and gin teas. For extra frivolity, book your place at Mr Fogg’s Tavern in Covent Garden in order to enjoy a theatrical experiece with all the family.
Address: 15 Bruton Ln, Mayfair, London W1J 6JD
House of Ho
Give your mother the dinner she deserves with a modern Vietnamese banquet at House of Ho in the heart of Fitzrovia. If your group consists of four or more, mothers can choose from two exclusive three-course menus for free. With an array of vibrant and authentic dishes, including roast duck with lychee curry and roast grilled scallops with spiced crème fraîche, she’s guaranteed to have a perfect dining experience.
House of Ho, 1 Percy St, Fitzrovia, London, UK, +44 20 7323 9130
Cahoots Squiffy Picnic
For a history-infused, war-themed afternoon, take your mother to Soho’s underground vintage cocktail bar. Cahoots is hosting a special Mother’s Day Squiffy Picnic, turning the 1940s tube station bar into a playful garden party. Not to mention, there will be picnic hampers filled with cocktails and treats, and live jazz and swing music will take you back in time.
Cahoots, Kingly Court, Kingly St, London, UK +44 20 7352 6200
The Temptation Wheel
Expect a tantalising experience in the Thames Foyer of the Savoy Hotel this Mother’s Day evening. Underneath the spectacular, glass-domed atrium, guests can indulge in a sensational array of cocktails and desserts. Try the roasted figs with red wine marbled ice cream, or the ‘Southern Rose’ cocktail, consisting of Grey Goose, rose, muscat, St Germain, and raspberry syrup. Your mum will feel like royalty in no time!
The Savoy Hotel, Strand, London, UK +44 20 7836 4343
End the evening with elegance at TwoRuba, which has a special promotion running through March — Chocktails. Spoil your mother with a ‘Chocotini’, a luscious mixture of chocolate, vodka, Kahlua, and cream, with a mini brownie on the side. Or perhaps a ‘Raspberry Delight’ might tickle her fancy? This drink is a sublime combination of vodka, raspberry liqueur, cream, raspberry purée, and fresh raspberries served with an éclair. At TwoRuba, she can have her cake and drink it too.
Hilton Tower Bridge, 5 More London Place, Tooley St, London, UK, +44 20 3002 4407