Mother’s Day is coming up, and we have taken the stress out of choosing a place to spoil your mum. Whether you want to do something simple or more extravagant, we have found ideas that are sure to please.
Mother’s Day at Vici
From 11.30am, treat your Mamma to a gorgeous Two-Course Lunch including a Three-Hour Wine package a fun, long lunch that is sure to delight any matriarch who loves their food and vino.
Featured on the menu will be thier famous antipasto to start, which includes a hot and cold selection of cured meats, cheese, pickles, fruits, olives, tomatoes & arancini. Served with grissini and warm crusty bread for the table. For mains, choose from slow-cooked beef ragu, tomato sugo, rigatoni, fresh herbs and parmesan or pan roasted salmon fillet, green pea & lemon risotto, mascarpone & ricotta salata. Molto Bene!
Olé Spanish Restaurant
Treat your madre to a special Two-Course lunch including a Three-Hour Wine package. If your mum is the type to love her long liquid lunches, then this event is for her.
Enjoy a Tables de Ibericos to start including a selection of Jamon Serrano “mountain ham”, Jamon Iberico “acorn fed Iberian ham”, Manchego cheese, goat cheese, marinated olives, guindillas, pickles, fresh and dried fruits, croquettas, tomato, garlic, olive oil and crusty bread for the table. Next for mains, feast on a Grilled Chicken Breast with roasted peppers, puré de patatas and mojo verde or Pan Roasted Salmon Fillet with grilled broccolini, puré de patatas and mojo picón.
All this, paired with glasses upon glasses of vino to your hearts delight for three whole hours. If you didn’t know what to plan for your Mum, now you do!
Mother’s Day High Tea at The Inchcolm by Ovolo
For only $69 per person, treat mum to a Three-Tier Platter of savoury and sweet pastries, sandwiches and petit fours, complete with free-flowing San Remo Coffee and an assortment of teas. Should you wish to make it a very fancy occasion, upgrade to Two Hours of Taittinger Champagne for only $30 more.
Adorning your High Tea platter will be scrumptious bites such as Confit Duck Liver Pithivier and Chicken Brioche Rolls and traditional Tea Sandwiches with a twist; Corned Beef, Piccalilli Finger Sandwiches as well as Egg Salad Gribiche and Cress Finger Sandwiches. Sweet treats will include freshly baked Lemonade Scones served with seasonal jam and creme fraiche along with Madeleines, Macarons and Chocolate Almond Cake served.
AND if you really want to spoil Mum, book one of The Inchy’s 50 luxurious suites for a weekend-long Staycay and enjoy our famed Three-Martini Lunch for only $69 on a Friday or Saturday.
Price: From $69pp
Crown Hotel Lutwyche
Mums will be celebrated all weekend long with a bottomless brunch both Saturday and Sunday at The Crown Hotel. There will be two hours of spritz, alcohol free drink options and live entertainment, plus a choice of delectable dish from the brunch menu. Menu includes dishes such as prawn rolls, Croque Madame and ricotta hotcakes. And mum will get a gift from some of the pub’s local artisans.
Price: From $69pp
Living Room Bar – W Brisbane
Mum can be shown some love while the whole family indulges in a premium buffet breakfast at Everton Park Hotel from 7-
Spoil mum with a fabulously bold all-pink high tea at Living Room Bar this Mother’s Day. A great opportunity to get glammed up and indulge in a spread of sweet and savoury pink treats, and get creative with a ‘Paint Your Own’ Hibiscus buttermilk Bavarois Sable tart.
Start with savoury bites like Warm confit duck pie with handmade short crust, Lobster tart, and Creamy truffle egg with blue scampi caviar. Delectable sweet treats include Cherry sugared almond eclairs, Pink raspberry cubes dacquoise, Red velvet cupcakes with rose petal, and Pink sugar glazed lemonade scones for a twist on a classic.
Veuve Clicquot Rosé Champagne is the perfect pink companion – or go all out with the Wonder Woman cocktail topped with Chambord whipped foam.
Price: $125pp + booking fee for High Tea + glass of Veuve
Three Blue Ducks – W Hotel
Treat mum to a delicious Mother’s Day Lunch at Three Blue Ducks, with an extra special four-course menu alongside live acoustic music and some of the most stunning views overlooking the Brisbane River.
Start with a glass of sparkling on arrival while snacking on Wood roasted scallops with miso and wattleseed butter and Salmon pastrami with avocado, chilli and finger lime. Other menu highlights include Roasted half lamb rack with caponata and bagna cauda or Crisp skin local snapper with burnt eggplant puree and pickled mussels. For a delectable dessert to finish, try the Quince and hazelnut tart with whiskey, honey and wattleseed ice-cream.
Mums will also receive a little gift from Three Blue Ducks to take home.
Price: $150pp + booking fee (Adults), $120pp (Vegan menu) and $45pp (ages 3-12)
Pullman and Mercure Brisbane King George Square
Celebrate Mother’s Day over a special High Tea at Pullman’s Goldfinch Restaurant, where you’ll both be treated to a complimentary glass of Prosecco on arrival. It’s the perfect opportunity to show your mum how much you appreciate her.
The offer is available from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm on Sunday 8th of May.
Price: $88pp ($78pp for Accor Plus Members)
Donna specialises in throwing opulent celebrations and Mother’s Day is no exception. Shower your mum with an exclusive yum cha lunch crafted by Donna’s specialised dim sum chefs. With Donna Chang you can expect bold, sichuan flavours that are guaranteed to delight the whole family.
Price: $85 adults and $35 kids