Treat mum this Mother’s Day weekend and head across the harbour to Hotel ICON. Choose between an unforgettable buffet feast at The Market, or the lavish spread on offer at GREEN’s bright and sunlit dining room under the city’s largest vertical garden. Reservations at GREEN will be available on Saturday, 12 May for brunch, or book in for brunch or dinner at The Market on Sunday, 13 May and enjoy one of Hong Kong’s most loved buffets, featuring a host of international favourites! What’s more, all Hotel ICON restaurants will be offering complimentary Mumm Cordon Rouge champagne for all mums on Sunday, 13 May, and for every glass of Mumm Champagne ordered in May, guests will receive a complimentary Caroll & Chan Red candle.
When: GREEN: Saturday, 12 May, 11:30am to 2:15pm; The Market: Sunday, 13 May, 11:45am to 2:30pm (brunch), 6:30pm to 10pm (dinner)
Where:17 Science Museum Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong
How much: Mother’s Day in Bloom at GREEN: $368 (adult) $188 (child: ages 3-11); Magnificent Mother’s Day at The Market Buffet: Brunch: $518 (adult) $368 (child); Dinner: $708 (adult) $528 (child). Reserve your table by calling 3400 1300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Why not treat mum to a fantastical afternoon at one of the most fun and sophisticated bars in Hong Kong this Mother’s Day? Dr Fern’s Gin Parlour (which just happens to be one of Asia’s 50 Best Bars), is known for its beautiful afternoon tea and is creating a new Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea Set to ring in the special day. Everything about the gin parlour screams originality, from the whimsical décor to the delectable gin inventions, and mum is sure to be impressed by what’s in store. There will be a live music performance to enjoy while savouring dreamy nibbles like Oyster Cornette’s, Ricotta, Peas, and Rose Tarts, Orange Blossom Lemon Financiers and Assorted Bon Bons. The whole experience may make her feel like Alice in Wonderland…so, go ahead, fall down the rabbit hole!
Sassy Tip: Even though the parlour is in the super convenient Landmark Atrium, it is still hard to miss. You’ll see two doors: one says “Waiting Room” and the other “Consulting Room”. Open the “Consulting Room” door and step into another world…
When: Sunday, 13 May; 12:15pm to 1:45pm; 2pm to 3:30pm; or 3:45pm to 5:15pm
Where: Shop B31A, B/F, Landmark Atrium, 15 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $498 for two – make a reservation by calling 2111 9449 or email email@example.com
Limewood’s winning mix of cheerful vibes, refreshing cocktails and succulent seafood and meat dishes make it a revitilising place to hang out with mum for the day. From the moment they set foot on this beachfront joint, mothers will feel the love with a complimentary glass of Rosé upon arrival. Limewood is covering all the stops, even taking care of your gift buying needs; the first 10 bookings to mention “flower box” in the booking request will receive a beautiful flower bouquet box. In addition, the restaurant is even gifting the chance to win a dream vacation: a lucky draw will be hosted with a grand prize of a two nights stay at luxurious Revivo Resort in Bali for two people…now that is a weekend getaway that any mama will approve of!
When: Sunday, 13 May
Where: Shop 103/104, The Pulse, 28 Beach Road, Repulse Bay, Hong Kong
How much: Menu items range from $100 to $500
Everything is coming up roses at Wooloomooloo Prime this Mother’s Day. Show the special lady in your life how much you care with a rose-inspired brunch. In partnership with Jurlique, the restaurant is bringing you a four-course menu sprinkled with rose accents, like a pan seared John Dory with rose crust and Grilled Sirloin with rose butter. A complimentary rose cocktail, samples and exclusive products from Jurlique are all on offer too, so book a table for a guaranteed rosy time!
When: Saturday, 12 May and Sunday, 13 May; 12pm to 3pm
Where: 21/F, The One, 100 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong
How much: $398 per guest – make a reservation by calling 2870 0087
The whole family will love the feast that ultra-elegant Gough’s on Gough is cooking up this Mother’s Day. Delight in a three-course brunch menu with a wide selection of British-inspired dishes like Roast Sirloin with Yorkshire Puddings, Baked Salmon Filet or English Spring Pea and Asparagus Risotto. The restaurant also offers great two-hour free flow options of beer, wine, Bloody Mary & Pimm’s, or Sparkling Wine or Champagne to give mum the royal treatment. The cherry on top of the already very sweet cake is that brunch will include a professional family or group portrait, set against a fabulously curated backdrop, sure to commemorate the lovely memories you’ll have that day.
When: Sunday, 13 May
Where: 15 Gough Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $598 per person with option of $128 supplement for a selection of seafood. Free flow options range from $248 to $398. Make a reservation by calling 2473 9066
We all love FRITES for the killer beer selection, bustling bistro atmosphere and hearty homey food (the mussel pots are insanely yummy!) that will make anyone feel like they’re wrapped in a comforter of mum’s love. On Mother’s Day, FRITES is giving back some of that love with all day free flow Prosecco for any mummy who dines, so it will be easy to cheers to all the amazing mothers in our lives!
When: Sunday, 13 May
Where: Various FRITES locations across Hong Kong
How much: Dishes range from $100 to $300 and mum’s prosecco is free! Book your table online here!
Head over to Lily and Bloom for a chic brunch filled with decadent dishes, with classic brunch offerings like Eggs Benny to unique dishes, like a Seafood Stew with Prawns and Mussels that is not to be missed. Since the drinks here are as masterfully prepared as the food, various delightful free flow options are included as well! The opulent interiors at the expansive restaurant and bar will be perfect for mothers who love a little luxury – especially as a complimentary gift is included. Mother’s Day is all about giving the superwoman a stress free day, so keep in mind that little ones aged four to eleven are warmly welcomed and can chow down on a kiddie brunch ($155).
When: Sunday, 13 May
Where: 33 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $595 per person for Mother’s Day Brunch. Make a reservation by calling 2810 6166
Italian mothers are known for their cooking prowess and Mercato will churn up some of that Italian mama magic on the day which honours them. In its cool and laid-back atmosphere, Mercato will be rolling out special brunch creations – our mouths water in anticipation for the House Made Tagliatelle with manchego cheese and spicy green olive dressing ($348) and the Morel Mushroom Omelette ($208). A tantalising special set menu, including a Black Truffle Pizza with Three Cheeses and an Egg and Roasted Beef Tenderloin, will also be hard to resist!
When: Mother’s Day Special Set Menu for lunch and dinner on Sunday, 13 May. The Mother’s Day Specials are available for brunch on Sunday, 13 May and Monday, 14 May
Where: 8/F, California Tower, 32 D’Aguilar Street, Central, Hong Kong
How much: The Mother’s Day Special Menu is $488 per person (a minimum of 2 guests required). Make a reservation by calling 3706 8567
For a truly sublime way to shower love onto the woman who does it all, a fine dining experience at Pierre won’t disappoint. Only the best of the best is provided at The Mandarin Oriental, and along with its signature flawless service, the restaurant will also be offering a Mother’s Day four-course lunch with refined creations that will delight the palate. The menu exudes springtime and features dishes like Asparagus Ice Cream, red tuna and beef tartare and a Green Risotto with wild mushroom, shredded farm veal and walnuts. Mamas won’t leave empty handed either; they’ll come away with a goody bag of wonderful raspberry sponge cake and homemade strawberry, ginger and martini jam.
When: Sunday, 13 May
Where: The Mandarin Oriental, 5 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $988 per person. Make a reservation by calling 2825 4001
If you’re looking to spend the day amidst gorgeous views, Spasso is sure to make a stellar choice. In the breezy space which opens out to the picture-perfect HK harbour, a relaxing Mother’s Day Brunch will be complimented by a lucky draw! Mums have the chance to win some well-deserved pampering treats: a caviar facial, gym pass, personal training session and gift set from Phillip Wain (valued at $4,000). To the family members of the lucky mamas who get a prize, just know that your standard flowers or box of chocolates may not cut it next year!
When: Sunday, 13 May, 11:30am to 3:30pm
Where: G5-8, Empire Centre, 68 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon,
How much: Starts from $428. Make a reservation by calling 2730 8027
What is the first word that comes to mind when you think of the matriarch of the family? Love? Support? Nagging (just kidding, mums!)? Well, no matter what characteristic we associate most with the heads of the house, I think we can all agree that the one quality all mothers share is generosity; so, charity and Mother’s Day seem a natural duo. For a morning centered on kindness and gratitude, stop by Mr Wolf for a Charity Morning Tea where a director from Bali Kids will give a guest talk and discuss the charity’s projects. Not only will your ticket fare go to Bali Kids, but it includes two cups of coffee or tea, two pastries, a glass of prosecco, a boozy cupcake and gift…it’s a win-win!
When: Wednesday, 9 May; 9am to 11am. There are 50 seats available so book your spot now!
Where: 5/F Crawford House, 70 Queen’s Road, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $300 – all funds will go to Bali Kids. There will be raffle tickets and prizes to play for, too.
Indulgence, glamour and drama are all rolled into the Armani/Aqua experience. The restaurant fuses Japanese and Italian styles together and the crave-worthy brunch menu boasts tastes from both cuisine havens. Expect sushi and tempura, but also risotto and suckling pig; plus, brunch staples like eggs are upped a notch with offerings of divine Porchetta or Lobster Benedict. Mums can let their hair down with free flow Veuve Clicquot and cocktails, and they can get dolled up with the access to bespoke makeup services and Armani samples. Kids are more than welcome, too with brunch for 5 to 12 year olds at $198 and under 5 kiddos getting to eat for free!
Sassy Tip: Book as soon as possible because the first 50 reservations get a free makeup set!
When: Sunday, 13 May
Where: 2/F, Landmark Chater, 8 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong
How much: $598, with add on options for special brunch items and free flow options. Make a reservation by calling 3583 2828