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Top 10 Best Mother's Day Ideas in London

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You're prepared for Sunday 31st March. You've ordered the Mother's Day flowers, filled the Mother's Day card with lots of great poems and quotes, bought and wrapped the Mother's Day gifts, and now it's time to start thinking about booking a Mother's Day brunch, lunch, afternoon tea or dinner. If none of the Mother's Day ideas below suit your mum's particular tastes, then there are plenty more Mother's Day special treats to uncover.

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West End
Bar
Indian

This Mother's Day, Vivek Singh's Cinnamon Collection restaurants are inviting all mums to dine for free. Indulge in incredible Indian cuisine with special menus available at The Cinnamon Club in Westminster, The Cinnamon Kitchen (City, Battersea and Oxford) and Cinnamon Bazaar in the heart of Covent Garden. Menu highlights include smoked Herdwick lamb fillet and galouti kebab mille feuille; Malabar boatman's cobia fish curry; lamb roganjosh shepherd's pie (voted Time Out's 100 Best Dishes in London); king prawns in Bengali turmeric curry; sticky ginger toffee pudding with garam masala ice cream.

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Bloomsbury
Restaurant
Afternoon Tea

A short walk from the British Museum, Bloomsbury, nestled on a side street is The Montague on the Gardens Hotel. Enjoy a Mother's Day Afternoon Tea in a venue which will delight young and old. Say thank you to your mother in style. This year, the team have crafted a special Mother's Day Afternoon Tea, which includes a glass of "Mum" Champagne. £50.00 per person. Book to avoid disappointment.

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Soho
Restaurant
Asian

The perfect Mother's Day treat is the all-encompassing Afternoon Tea takes guests on a journey from savoury to sweet Taiwanese dishes, accompanied by recommendations of perfectly paired teas (some of which are rarely enjoyed outside of Taiwan). Offering calm in the heart of bustling Soho, spend Mother's Day within a space that feels like stepping into a Wes Anderson set. The Xu Afternoon Tea Ceremony is available from 12-5pm Monday to Sunday and starts from £32pp.

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Fitzrovia
Restaurant / Hotel
Afternoon Tea

Mother's Day is just around the corner, and what better way to say thank you than with Mad Hatters Afternoon Tea. Priced at £58 per person, savour an enchanting afternoon at Sanderson with a glass of Veuve Clicquot and a selection of sumptuous sandwiches and sweet delights, including a special homemade rose, lychee, and raspberry macaroon created especially for Mother's Day.

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City of London
Restaurant / Hotel
British

Treat your Mum this Mother's Day to a Michelin-starred lunch at Angler restaurant. With three tasty courses, from a Rabbit Ravioli, to a Confit Smoked Salmon, treat Mum to a lunch like no other this Mother's Day. Enjoy a three course menu for £55 per person. Whilst you are here, why not head to one of our screenings of Mamma Mia in our Secret Garden. And to make it even more of a special day, then you can add on some extra treats for Mum including a Diptyque candle.

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West End
Bar / Restaurant
Afternoon Tea

Spoil your mum with the perfect Mother's Day gift. Available on 31 March, enjoy a selection of sumptuous sweet and savoury treats in the cosy settings of The Den. To make things extra special, we're giving all mums a box of Teapigs to take away, so the tea party can carry on once you get home.

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Victoria
Restaurant / Hotel
British

Mother's Day Sunday Lunch is served at the opulent English Grill. Bring mum along for an exquisite three course meal in regal surrounds. You'll be welcomed with a glass of Champagne and your Mum will receive a small gift from Penhaligon?s as a token of gratitude. Price: £65.00 per person, Children eat at a discounted rate and children under the age of two eat for free

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Notting Hill
Restaurant

Beautifully presented on a three tier stand, decorated with foliage, the plant-based High Tea is free from dairy, refined sugars, additives and chemicals, and features a CBD infused cocktail, homemade CBD infused chocolates, a selection of delicious tea-time sweet and savoury treats and a pot of hemp leaf tea. Farmacy is the first London restaurant to serve CBD; the non-psychoactive constituent of the flowering plant cannabis which is renowned for its feel-good potential and health-boosting benefits. Inspired by afternoon tea classics, as well as several of their own 'fancies', the High Tea is a one-of-a-kind experience. High Tea is available on Friday to Sunday from 3.30pm to 5pm

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Richmond & Kew
Restaurant / Hotel
British

This Mother's Day show your Mum how special she really is with a free four-course meal at one of London's most spectacular hotel restaurants, The Petersham Restaurant in Richmond. Exclusively available for tables of four from 4pm, you and your family can continue to celebrate this wonderful day into the evening with your Mum eating completely free! The Petersham's Mother's Day offer will be available on Sunday 31st March for any tables of four booked after 4pm. For every four guests, one mum will go free. For a party of eight guests, two Mums go for free!

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Mayfair
Restaurant / Hotel
British

Treat your mother to a Michelin-starred meal at Alyn Williams at The Westbury this Mother's Day with a 3-course menu available for £59. Starters include Orkney scallop, white asparagus, yuzu, morels and seaweed and Roasted quail, borlotti bean ragu and crispy ham hock. Main courses include Skate wing meuniere, broccoli, Brazil nuts, brown shrimps and Chateaubriand with smoked bone marrow and Pommes Anna. To conclude the feast, diners can choose from the likes of Salted caramel tart with baked apple ice cream and Buttermilk parfait, brown butter cake, toffee and meringue.

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City of London
Restaurant
Modern European

Mums, big sisters, godmothers, grandmas, aunties. Whoever your mother figure is, we want to help you celebrate her on 31 March 2019. Mum's the word at Bread Street Kitchen. As well as our la carte menu, you and your loved ones can dine on a special three-course Mother's Day menu, including tamarind spiced chicken, roasted cod, and chocolate fondant. All dishes are designed to delight the palette and well and truly spoil mum. We're making the day a family affair with kid's entertainment from resident magician, Michael J Fitch, and kids' face painting.3-courses £50

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Fitzrovia
Restaurant
Italian

Wine and dine your mamma this Mother's Day weekend (30th - 31st March), with a three-course lunch or dinner at Carluccio's enjoy with a glass of prosecco from only £22.95pp and a chance to win a Mother's Day hamper worth £40.

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City of London
Bar / Restaurant
Seafood

Take Mother's Day to new heights at Sky Garden - located 155 metres above the streets of London, the spectacular Sky Garden offers a gourmet garden oasis and show-stopping views across the capital. Enjoy an elegant three-course menu (£60pp) at fine-dining restaurant Fenchurch Restaurant, where Head Chef Daniel Fletcher has designed a fresh, ingredient-led menu perfect for spring. Sky Garden will also be offering additional treats for mums on the day including a glass of champagne on arrival and petit-fours to finish.

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West End
Bar / Restaurant
Peruvian

This Mother's Day treat your Mum to a taste of Peru with a colourful and exciting meal at Floral by LIMA or LIMA Fitzrovia. At Floral by LIMA you can enjoy vibrant and flavourful classic dishes, with all mothers dining for lunch or dinner receiving a complimentary Evita cocktail. At LIMA Fitzrovia, sample the delectable South American-inspired plates from the special LIMA Recommends menu for lunch or dinner, and treat your Mum with half price off her food. If you're celebrating with the whole family of six or more then Mum dines free!

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Kings Cross
Bar / Restaurant
Japanese

Celebrate Mother's Day with a meal to remember at Tamashii. Tamashii is a new restaurant and bar, situated in the thriving foodie hub of King's Cross. Chef Wei leads the team at Tamashii with over 35 years experience (including time at Hakkasan). He has created a beautiful pan Asian three course menu to celebrate this special occassion. Tamashii are offering a 3 course dining experience including a glass of Prosecco or non alcoholic drink for £25 per person.

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Greenwich
Restaurant
British

On Sunday, 31 March, Rivington in Greenwich will treat mothers dining for lunch or dinner to a posy of complimentary flowers, as well as serving a special cocktail, available on Mothering Sunday only. The Perfect Lady is made with Beefeater Gin, Rin-Quin-Quin Peach Liquour, lemon juice & egg white, garnished with fresh peach. All mothers dining at Rivington Greenwich for lunch or dinner on Sunday, 31 March, will receive a complimentary posy of flowers. The Perfect Lady cocktail is priced at £10

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City of London
Bar / Restaurant
British

Standing majestically above London's historic Borough Market, Roast is a beautiful spot to celebrate Mother's Day with all the family. The restaurant uses seasonal British ingredients to create classic dishes of uncomplicated excellence, and naturally, the eponymous full and proper. Roast is a particular highlight. The 48-day dry aged Beef comes served with a fluffy Yorkshire pudding, rosemary roasties and horseradish cream. Other delicious options available on 31 March include slow roasted lamb shoulder studded with rosemary and garlic and pork belly with Bramley apple sauce.

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South Bank & Bankside
Bar / Restaurant
European

Families can enjoy a delicious meal with spectacular views this Mother's Day at Skylon, situated in the Royal Festival Hall. Serving a unique menu on Sunday 31st March priced at £40 for three courses, Executive Chef Helena Puolakka is offering starters including Devon crab salad, green apple, wafer thin fennel, lemon Chardonnay dressing, whilst main courses feature Wild garlic risotto, baby spinach and goat's curd. To finish off with a treat, desserts include Burned lemon pie, lemon curd, Italian meringue

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Kings Cross
Restaurant
British

Plum + Spilt Milk will be serving a Mother's Day Sunday Roast Menu. Priced at £40 per person, the menu commences with light, spring flavours including London burrata, chicory and pistachio salad, pomegranate dressing and continues with a luxurious Butter-poached breast of Springfield Farm chicken, truffled brioche crumb and Bourguignon sauce, served with duck fat roast potatoes and seasonal vegetables. To finish, indulgent desserts include Treacle tart, Yorkshire rhubarb sorbet and crème fraiche. The menu will be available from 11.30am-5pm on Sunday 31st March, and there will also be an artist on hand to discreetly take in the day?s events and sketch guests and mothers enjoying their meal.

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Marylebone
Restaurant / Hotel
British

Juliet, a leading florist known for her organic approach to home-grown flowers, will be presenting a one-off demonstration on creating the perfect bouquet. Juliet has collaborated previously with The Montagu Kitchen when she created the floristry and botanical displays for the re-launch last September. Starting at 12:30, the demonstration is free when purchased alongside the Sunday Garden Brunch menu - one of the few London restaurants offering bottomless champagne and an extended slot to enjoy this. The ideal spot to celebrate Mother's Day in style, where mums also get to take home a floral creation made by Juliet herself! The Mother?s Day Garden Brunch & Flower Masterclass is priced at £9

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West End
Restaurant
Brasserie

Don't just buy flowers this Mother's Day, treat your Mum to Balthazar?s floral inspired Afternoon Tea. Available in the restaurant seven days a week, the FLOWERBX Afternoon Tea showcases a selection of cakes and pastries representing the season?s most exquisite blooms.

All Mothers dining for pre-booked Afternoon Teas (starting from £29.95 per person) between Monday, 25 March and Friday, 5 April, will receive a little cake to take home.

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London Bridge & Bermondsey
Restaurant
Asian

The first outpost of the internationally renowned Hong Kong brand, Duddell's in the heart of London Bridge will be celebrating Mother's Day with their much-loved free-flowing brunch with unlimited servings of Dim Sum and two hours of free-flowing champagne, wines, cocktails and beers on the 31st March 2019 for £90 per person. The free-flowing brunch will be available at Duddell's on Mother's Day and the first Sunday of every month. £90 per person or £68 per person with no beverages.

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Shoreditch
Bar / Restaurant
Modern International

Nobu Hotel London Shoreditch will be celebrating Mother's Day this year with their luxurious one off brunch menu on Sunday 31st March. A Nobu-style take on the classic brunch, sample a selection of freshly-made sushi and cold dishes at the restaurant's Brunch Bar, complete with live seafood and flaming canelé stations. Guests can also order from the A La Carte menu, which features a selection of Japanese twists on classic breakfast dishes, alongside classic Nobu favourites. Prices from £53

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South Bank & Bankside
Restaurant
British

On Mothering Sunday (March 31st), there will be set lunch menus available in the Brasserie and the Restaurant. Restaurant -Three courses and a glass of Champagne for £65 per person. Brasserie- Three courses, sides and a glass of Champagne £55 per person.

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West End
Bar / Restaurant
Fish

Make sure Mum is well and truly spoilt this Mother?s Day, with lunch at J Sheekey restaurant on Sunday, 31 March. Alongside the A La Carte menu, J Sheekey will offer a special three course set lunch menu (£50), complete with a take home gift of a caviar sweet tin for all Mums.

The Mother's Day menu is available from 12 noon to 4pm

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