Looking to spoil your mum this upcoming mothers day in London? Here are a a few ideas!
Little Women Themed Afternoon Tea at Conrad London St. James
Fans of the classic tale Little Women, also recently adapted into a hit film by Greta Gerwig, can indulge their literary fantasies at a special edition afternoon tea at Conrad London St. James. With flavours inspired by characters from this ever-popular story, the themed experience will launch on International Women’s Day (8th March) and run throughout the month of March.
From a lemon, candy ginger and dark honey opera cake inspired by Saoirse Ronan’s character Jo, to a raspberry macaroon with ruby chocolate ganache and fresh raspberries in homage to Meg, played by Emma Watson, this is the perfect Mother’s Day treat for those with a love for the classic story. Other flavours on offer include a jasmine tea roulade served with chantilly cream & mango compote in tribute to the sweet character Beth, and a cocoa & caramelised hazelnut tart with espresso infused cream inspired by Amy.
Mother’s Day Afternoon tea at Conrad London St. James is £45 per person, including a glass of champagne or a cocktail. Mums will also receive a special gift on the day.
Mother’s Day Lunch at The Biltmore Mayfair
For a luxurious lunch that mum will never forget, why not try The Betterment, Jason Atherton’s restaurant at The Biltmore Mayfair? Enjoy a delicious four-course meal accompanied by a glass of champagne. Internationally celebrated cellist, Aga, will provide the perfect accompaniment to the special occasion, serenading families as they enjoy afternoon tea in the hotel’s stunning Tea Lounge.
To book, email Reservations.Betterment@hilton.com or call 020 7596 3200.
Bouquet Masterclass with Lavender Green at South Place Hotel
Looking for a creative but sustainable activity to experience with you Mum this Mother’s Day? South Place Hotel have partnered with the luxury florists, Lavender Green and Fairtrade flowers to offer you an exclusive Bouquet Masterclass that will teach even the most novice florist the art of hand-tied floristry. Using an array of gorgeous seasonal flowers, all from Fairtrade, Lavender Green will take you through all the steps, provide all tools and materials, so you’ll get to take your creation home with you Fairtrade will also provide a small talk about the story of their flowers and their exciting new partnership with luxury florists – that launched as of 2020, with Lavender Green being one of the first.
The masterclass will take place in their beautiful Mystical Garden – and each guest will also receive a St-Germain Spritz to sip on whilst working on their beautiful bouquet. The masterclass is prices at £75 per person and takes place on Saturday 21st March, from 10.30am until 11.30am.
Nobu’s Special Omakase Menu
Treat mum to Japanese this Mother’s Day with Nobu’s special omakase menu led by Nobu philosophy, whereby dishes are cooked from the heart. Guaranteed to impress, mums will receive a complimentary artisanal box of chocolates upon arrival, followed by a specially curated tasting menu by Executive Chef Mark Edwards for £100. Why not try Nobu’s special Mother’s Day cocktail – The Heart of Vesta. A name that is synonymous with masterful techniques, confident Japanese flavours and picture-perfect presentation, Nobu is the ideal hotspot to spoil mum for Mother’s Day.
The Mother’s Day Omakase menus at Nobu London and Nobu Berkeley Street are £100 per person.
Sea Containers London – Mum’s Eat Free at Sea Containers Restaurant*
On Sunday 22nd March, every mum dining at Sea Containers Restaurant will receive their meal completely on the house as a special Mother’s Day treat (when visiting for brunch or dinner). As the matriarch of the family relaxes, the rest of the family can take the ‘How Well Do You Know Your Mum’ quiz and stand the chance of winning a Sunday stay for two if all questions are answered correctly.
The Brunch menu includes dishes such as shakshuka with labneh, dukkah and toast and a sharing roast of Côte de Bouef, beef dripping and all the trimmings. Dinner options include cod loin with slow cooked coco beans, chorizo, parsley and pepper or belly of pork, black cabbage, prunes and an Armagnac jus.
Available between 12 – 4pm (Brunch) and 5pm – 11pm (Dinner)
*offer valid for tables of up to 6. Discount off total bill. Only one mother per booking and does not apply for any other bookings. Advance reservations requested
Fancy Tea at Lyaness
Those looking to treat their mum to the ultimate afternoon tea can book into Thameside bar, Lyaness for Fancy Tea – a tongue-in-cheek take on a high-end 80’s dinner party complete with paired cocktails designed by Ryan Chetiyawardana (Mr Lyan) and the Lyan team. Every guest visiting on Mother’s Day will receive a free welcome cocktail before being served a menu of bites including roast beef on focaccia, rosemary mayo and rocket; poached salmon on dark rye bread with tarragon mayo and watercress sandwiches; pineapple upside down scone and strawberry and mascarpone éclairs. Paired cocktails include the Glasshouse Spritz (Ultra Raspberry, cherry tomato, bubbles) and Jasmine Gimlet (Purple pineapple, Bombay Sapphire, jasmine, citrus cordial).
Fancy Tea is priced at £58 for the full tea selection, four paired cocktails, cakes and savouries. The Boozeless Tea (£38) and a Champagne Tea (£48) are also available. Fancy Tea is available in Lyaness between 12pm and 5pm (last sitting at 3:30pm).
Brunch At The Churchill At The Hyatt Regency
This March, The Montagu Kitchen will celebrate in style, joining forces with Moët & Chandon to offer unlimited Moët Rosé Impérial – made primarily from pinot noir. Located within Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill, the Marylebone restaurant, which is inspired by Chartwell House and Garden, brings seasonal British dining from garden to city.
On offer will be bottomless Moët & Chandon Rosé Champagne and bottomless oysters for a premium dining experience to remember on the 22nd March. Overlooking Portman Square Garden, the live band ‘Wandering Hands’ will be playing throughout brunch and every mother will receive a special gift to take home.
The brunch will be served on Sunday 22nd March, from 12:30pm to 3:00pm and is priced at £95 for bottomless Moët & Chandon Rosé (also includes house red or white wine). Non-alcoholic options available at £65, along with a Greno champagne option at £85 (including house red or white wine).
Mothers Day Jazz Lunch At The Serpentine
West-London based Restaurant & Café Collection Chucs is excited to be celebrating Mothers’ Day with a specially curated jazz lunch at its bright & beautiful Serpentine location this Mothering Sunday – the ideal way to treat your mum. Spring is on its way, so why not begin the day with a stroll through the picturesque Hyde Park, before arriving at Zaha Hadid’s modern architectural landmark The Magazine – now home to Chucs’ Serpentine outpost.
Following complimentary champagne for Mum on arrival, a sophisticated three-course menu features a wide variety of Spring dishes sure to cater to every taste. To start, there’s a Fresh Burrata with English Asparagus, Broad Beans, Peas & Mint, Carpaccio of Beef served with Chucs’ signature Sauce, as well as Hot Smoked Organic Salmon with Pickled Seeds, Sourdough & Fennel. Those on a health-kick meanwhile can opt for the lighter Grilled Calcot Onions, White Polenta & Courgettes. Mains include an opulent Sea Bass served with Clam Guazzetto, Grilled Cotswold Lamb Chops, Confit Potatoes & Wild Garlic, as well as Trofie Alla Genovese – a classic Italian dish made with green beans and pesto hailing from Liguria. Feeling indulgent? Chucs’ Fir Farm Burger served with gooey Fontina, rich Truffle Mayonnaise & Fries is sure to satisfy.
Tickets for The Chucs Mother’s Day Jazz Lunch cost £55.00 for adults and are inclusive of a glass of champagne for Mum, three-course meal and live entertainment. Children’s tickets, which include a main course and dessert, cost £12.00. There will be two sittings, running from 12:00 – 14:00 & 14:30 – 16:30.