Mother’s Day falls in Sunday 27th March this year, which means we’re on the final countdown to find somewhere in London’s that’s suitable to take dear ol’ Mum to and isn’t fully booked already. 

To help you out, we’ve rounded up the 27 best restaurants serving up Mother’s Day specials, menus or just restaurants we know every mum will love. 

Native at Browns

Every ounce of Native at Browns is beautiful. Brought to life by Ivan Tisdall-Downes and Imogen Davis, Native is a powerhouse restaurant that champions sustainable cooking, foraging and natural ingredients.

Expect seasonal produce and ethical dining displayed through a menu of small plates, natural wines and foraged cocktails. The space in itself is sustainable too, created by London-based architecture and design studio Red Deer, celebrating craftsmanship through its furniture to its flower displays.

A powerhouse restaurant that champions sustainable cooking, foraging and natural ingredients.

39 BROOK STREET, W1K 4JE

www.nativerestaurant.co.uk

Hélène Darroze at The Connaught

Looking to score serious brownie points? Spoil the special lady with a Michelin star dinner at Hélène Darroze at The Connaught. Home to three Michelin stars, the restaurant champions seasonal produce. Hélène works with and chooses farmers and makers that are close to the restaurant’s ethos. 

The interiors alone are worth soaking up, complete with wooden paneling, pink tones and artwork from Damien Hirst.

Carlos Place, Mayfair, W1K 2AL

www.the-connaught.co.uk

Harvey Nichols

Make it a meal to remember and book in for a special Mother’s Day package at Harvey Nichols. Let Mum relax with a Sisley Black Rose Facial before heading to their Fifth Floor Café for a three course meal and cocktails. 

Their Mother’s Day meal includes a special menu featuring the likes of beetroot cured trout, celeriac remoulade and sourdough; salmon with golden chowder, potatoes and shellfish; and a milk chocolate and coffee bean tart with chocolate tuile. Plus, your choice of a Cosmopolitan made with Ketel One Vodka, Cointreau, cranberry and lime, or for the coffee lovers, an Espresso Martini, made with Ketel One Vodka, Kahlua, espresso and sugar.

Fifth Floor Café, 109-125 Knightsbridge, SW1X 7RJ

www.harveynichols.com

Spring

Spend the day with Mum at Somerset House exploring the Temporary Compositions exhibition, before heading to Spring, the beautiful restaurant from culinary whizz, Skye Gyngell. 

The restaurant, home to light, airy interiors and pink hues, champions sustainability. Dedicated to using seasonal produce, book a table for the Saturday evening and delight on the likes of Cornish mussels and clams with ‘nduja; Guinea fowl with parsley root puree and endive; roasted farm vegetables with chickpeas, labneh, chimichurri and collard greens; and ginger cake with Meyer lemon cream and blood oranges.

The restaurant, home to light, airy interiors and pink hues, champions sustainability.

Somerset House, New Wing, Lancaster Place, WC2R 1La 

www.springrestaurant.co.uk

 

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Petersham Nurseries

Make Mother’s Day extra special with a visit to Petersham Nurseries. Hidden inside both their Covent Garden and Richmond branches, you’ll find them serving up an afternoon tea that celebrates the best seasonal ingredients. 

Set to a backdrop of florals and greenery, the afternoon tea will include a bellini; Scottish girolle arancini; smoked trout blinis; clotted cream topped scones; and plenty of desserts to go around.

For those looking for other afternoon tea recommendations, check out our guide here.

Richmond & Covent Garden

www.petershamnurseries.com

Wild By Tart

From facials and manicures to shopping at boutique stores, Eccleston Yards is the perfect place to while away an afternoon. Our foodie stop of choice? Wild by Tart, the restaurant from Jemima Jones and Lucy Carr-Ellison. 

With sustainability and a seasonal approach at the forefront, the restaurant specialises in charcoal grills and wood oven dishes. Tuck into sharing plates of cured trout, ponzu, fennel and sesame; aubergine with cashew satay, pickled chilli and crispy shallots; bone-in sirloin with chimichurri. Paired alongside one of their quince bellinis, this is a recipe for success.

3-4 Eccleston Yards, Belgravia, SW1W 9AZ 

www.wildbytart.com

Bentley’s Oyster Bar & Grill

Serving up fish and chips for over 100 years, Bentley’s Oyster Bar & Grill is the place to go for a night of seafood dining. This Mother’s Day, they’ve created a menu abrim with beautiful dishes that Mum’s guaranteed to enjoy. 

Enjoy a starter of scallop and gurnard ceviche with lime, mint and jalapeno, or go for the rooftop smoked salmon, ravigote cream and keta caviar before making your way through their classic fish pie made with haddock, prawn and salmon. And save space for one of their delicious puds – we’ve got our eyes glued to the Craquelin choux with praline and salted caramel.

11-15 Swallow Street, W1B 4DG

www.bentleys.org

Upstairs at Trinity

Michelin starred chef, Adam Byatt and his team at Upstairs at Trinity have curated a beautiful menu designed with Mum in mind. Expect a starter championing English asparagus, served with warm semi smoked salmon and a soft pheasant egg; herb crusted rack of lamb with boulangere potatoes, purple sprouting broccoli and anchovy dressing; and whole 10oz grilled dover sole with seaweed butter, fennel, radish and orange salad with buttered jersey royals. 

Finish the night off with their warm polenta cake with rose, pistachio and almond, and amaretti syllabub.

4 The Polygon, Clapham, SW4 0JG

www.trinity-upstairs.co.uk

The Stafford

Treat mum to a traditional British Sunday roast at The Game Bird. Enjoy three courses including the classic roast British grass-fed beef with all of the trimmings, and an indulgent dessert of sticky toffee pudding mousse with salt milk ice cream and chocolate wafers. 

Any mum dining at The Game Bird on Mother’s Day will be treated to a glass of Nyetimber Classic Cuvee free of charge. What more could you ask for? 

16-18 St James’s Place, SW1A 1NJ

www.thestaffordlondon.com

AllBright

On Saturday 26th, female members’ club AllBright Mayfair welcomes mums, sisters and kids to enjoy their Mediterranean inspired brunch menu. Created in partnership with Malfy Gin, let your little one’s enjoy magic by Magician Jared Gale while you can sit back and relax with a cocktail or two from their roaming Gin drinks trolley.

Non-members can book this exclusive brunch experience by emailing [email protected]

24-26 Maddox Street, Mayfair, W1S 1PP

www.allbrightcollective.com

Home House

Treat the special lady in your life with an extra special brunch served in beautiful surroundings. Home House’s Sunday brunch menu features the likes of fresh West Mersea oysters, as well as brunch classics like Eggs Royale. Or, go for something different and opt for a traditional roast dinner with all of the delicious trimmings. 

They’ll also be serving up afternoon tea in the Drawing Rooms if you’d rather indulge in the quintessential British pastime. Expect endless sandwiches, cakes and treats waiting for you. 

20 Portman Square, W1H 6LW

www.homehouse.co.uk

Cheneston’s

Cheneston’s is an intimate and elegant restaurant, offering delicious British cuisine located opposite Kensington Palace. Enter a world of calm sophistication and sumptuous luxury in the dining room, a room full of character, reflecting the distinctive period architecture of the building. Executive Chef Daniel Putz has created an exclusive menu for this occasion, selecting signature dishes which are bound to delight.

Enjoy dishes such as smoked ham hock terrine with horseradish, caper and raisin puree; slow roasted pork belly with roasted potatoes, pickled red cabbage, apple compote, crackling and seeded mustard jus; Mrs T’s baked cheesecake with Yorkshire rhubarb. 

1-3 Kensington Court, W8 5DL

www.milestonehotel.com

Corinthia London

Executive Chef André Garrett will be honouring all the mother figures with a generous Sunday Lunch at The Northall, showcasing the best ingredients in season. Share a selection of King’s Oscietra caviar or rock oysters before heading into the starters and sumptuous mains. Make sure you save room for their special themed dessert table too. 

Whitehall Place, SW1A 2BD 

www.corinthia.com

116 Pall Mall

While nothing quite beats Mum’s roast dinner, let her put her feet up this Mother’s Day and book in for a tasty Sunday lunch at Carlton Brasserie, 116 Pall Mall. 

Choose from two or three courses, served with a glass of Searcys Selected Cuvée Rosé Champagne and delight in a menu of roast sirloin of beef with Yorkshire pudding and ale gravy; grilled sea bass fillet with lemon and hollandaise sauce; or a wild mushroom wellington with tomato and basil passata. It might not be Mum’s but this is a roast worth trying.

You’ll also get the opportunity to create a beautiful hand-tied bouquet to gift to your mum with a special flower arranging workshop between 1pm – 2pm on Sunday 27 March. Christina from Tubes Floral will be hosting the one-hour workshop, from an introduction into flower care and an expert tutorial to completing your arrangement.

11 Pall Mall, SW1Y 5ED 

www.116pallmall.com

Searcys at the Gherkin

Take a trip to the clouds and back and dine at the top of one of London’s most iconic skyscrapers. Searcys at the Gherkin have created a beautiful Mother’s Day package, complete with a selection of canapés and Moët & Chandon bubbles on arrival, followed by a delicious three-course meal. Menu highlights include hot smoked salmon tortellini topped with lemon and chive beurre blanc; pan-fried cod fillet with Hispi cabbage, pancetta lardons and English pea velouté; and a decadent apple and plum crumble, served with cinnamon ice cream.

30 St Mary Axe, EC3A 8BF

www.searcysatthegherkin.co.uk

The Relais Henley

Treat Mum to a countryside getaway this Mothering Sunday and book in for a special lunch at The Clipper by Mosimann’s at The Relais Henley. 

Discover a seasonal two or three course menu, complete with smoked oxtail croquettes; double baked ‘tunworth’ camembert cheese souffle; Coulibiac of Scottish Salmon En Croute; Pot Roasted Stuffed Leg of SouthDown Lamb; and a selection of signature desserts.

Hart Street, Henley-on-Thames, RG9 2AR 

www.therelaishenley.com

Bar + Block

Make this Mother’s Day weekend one to remember as contemporary steakhouse Bar + Block launches a special three-course meal to celebrate all mums, alongside its signature roasts with all the trimmings.

Expect British classics from chargrilled salmon served with sautéed potatoes, broccoli and samphire tossed in garlic butter, or let Mum go all out with a Bar + Block’s signature steak, which are matured for 30 days and hand-cut to order.

They’ve also launched a very special cocktail too,  a bittersweet mix of citrus flavours, with Tanqueray Flor De Sevilla and Triple sec, finished with edible viola flowers.

Various Locations 

www.barandblock.co.uk

Fenchurch Restaurant, Sky Garden

Make a day of it with a trip to Sky Garden, London’s highest public garden that boasts some of the best views over the capital. Once you’ve finished exploring the colourful display, spoil Mum even more with a visit to their on-site restaurant Fenchurch. 

Dine in the clouds and delight on head chef Michael Carr’s five-course tasting menu. It features dishes such as roast spiced Norfolk quail with squash and nasturtium drizzled with a teriyaki glaze; seasonal tomatoes and smoked ricotta with linseed and hot mustard dressing; Aynehoe Park venison with quince, black pudding, crapaudine beetroot and peppercorn sauce. 

Finish on a sweet note with the famed Fenchurch chocolate bar with salted almond ice cream or enjoy a selection of the finest British cheeses.

1 SKY GARDEN WALK, EC3M 8AF

www.skygarden.london

Tapas Brindisa

Set on the banks of the River Thames, Tapas Brindisa Battersea is the perfect restaurant to take mum to this Mothering Sunday. Crafted from the finest ingredients from all across Spain and its islands, the restaurant specialises in tapas, abrim with meats, cheeses and fish. 

Head down and share plates of Iberain ham croquettes; marinated free-range chicken thighs with spicy mojo roko and hazelnut picada; and king prawns with chilli, garlic and olive oil. There’ll even have a special Mother’s Day cocktail to wash it all down.

Battersea Power Station, unit 25 circus road west, sw11 8ez 

www.brindisakitchens.com

 

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The Montagu Kitchen

Show Mum the best of London’s brunch scene and head to The Montagu Kitchen for a meal to remember. Expect two hours of Champagne, live music and of course, all of your favourite brunch dishes. 

 

Available on Sunday 27th March

30 Portman Square, W1H 7BH 

www.hyatt.com

Aqua Shard

To celebrate Mother’s Day, Aqua Shard has created a four-course set dinner menu. Available on Sunday 27th, the menu features native oysters; Whiskey-cured salmon served with blood orange, white asparagus, cider dressing and Oscietra caviar; West Country lamb saddle with English feta and onion tart, red pepper and black olive jus; and a lemon cake with Gariguettes strawberry sorbet and Chantilly cream. Plus, a special Mother’s Day treat to takeaway.

Level 31, The Shard, 31 St Thomas Street, SE1 9RY

www.aquashard.co.uk

The Last Talisman

This Mother’s Day, mums eat for free at The Last Talisman! The ultimate place in Bermondsey to spend lunch, the Asian grill will be serving up delicious grub and plenty of boozy cocktails for you and Mum to enjoy and catch-up over. 

Located in the village-like Bermondsey Street, spend the day wandering the boutique shops and local area, before heading here for a meal to remember. 

To redeem, all table bookings must be made in advance of Sunday 27th March. Valid on food bill only and covering a spend of up to £30 on food. Redeemable only on Sunday 27th March.

171 – 173 Bermondsey Street, SE1 3UW 

www.thelasttalisman.com

London Cabaret Club

Take Mum somewhere different this year and book in for a night of cabaret, dining and British pop. 

London Cabaret Show’s latest show celebrates the best of British pop, from the 60s through to the present day. You and your mum could be dancing to The Kinks, The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, before seeing the punk movement of the 80s illuminated through costume, circus acts and choreographed dancing. Expect one big finale from present day hits too. 

Super fun and immersive, the night goes alongside dining too with different menus available depending on your budget. 

Victoria House, Bloomsbury Square, Holborn, WC1B 4DA 

www.thelondoncabaretclub.com

Eastway Brasserie at Andaz London

Nothing says a pamper day like a massage, and this Mother’s Day Eastway Brasserie are offering a glass of bubbly and a quick massage to all Mum’s who dine between 12-2pm.

Their menu includes Spatchcocked Baby Chicken, King Prawn & Crayfish Linguine and Crispy Calamari. Washed down with a glass of fizz- you’re in for the perfect afternoon treat.

 

40 Liverpool Street, EC2M 7QN, London

www.eastwaybrasserie.com

20 Upper Ground, South Bank, SE1 9PD

www.seacontainerslondon.com

Sea Containers

If spectacular views and delicious food are the way to your mum’s heart, then Sea Containers Restaurant is the perfect place to treat the main lady in your life this Mother’s Day. This year the Southbank restaurant is teaming up with Della Vite, the award-winning and sustainable Prosecco brand, created by the Delevingne sisters, to bring you the ultimate Mother’s Day lunch.

Choose from classic brunch dishes like crushed avocado and poached egg on sourdough or their new buttermilk fried chicken bagel and enjoy 1.5 hours of Della Vite Prosecco Superiore DOCG to accompany your meal. If a traditional Sunday Roast is more mum’s vibe, you can choose from the Whole Grilled Seabass or Roast Chicken with all the trimmings for the ultimate Mother’s Day feast.

Best of all? Mums can eat for free on the 27th! A sure way to win some brownie points…

 

Ayllu

Peruvian-Japanese fusion restaurant, Ayllu is welcoming all of the Mother’s Day celebrations this month. Book in for a meal on Sunday 27th and every mother dining with them will receive a complimentary cocktail. 

Choose from the likes of the Mamma Mia, made with gin, grenadine, elderflower and lemonade; Mother’s Day, a mix of whisky, sparkling wine and strawberry sorbet; or the White Lady, a special concoction of gin, orange liquor, sours, egg white and sugar. 

25 Sheldon Square, Paddington, W2 6EY

www.ayllu.co.uk


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