Celebrate motherhood by heading out with the family!
Mother’s Day is a great excuse to be the centre of attention and be pampered silly. So make sure you book a fabulous meal to celebrate with the whole family. To make your decision easier, here are some of the tastiest offerings across the city (many of which include some added extras for mamas – win-win!). For those who prefer to stay in, there are some great home delivery options as well as special desserts that can be delivered straight to your door. Mother’s Day dining done right!
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Mother’s Day Dining: Brunch And Lunch
Treat Mum with a day at the beach and top it off with a Mother’s Day brunch at Limewood. With seven delicious dishes including Smoked Salmon Waffles, Five Spiced Pork Belly and a supersized Limewood Pavlova for dessert the whole family will enjoy this feast!
Price: $450 per person (minimum four people); add on two hours free-flow Prosecco or rosé wine for $200 per person.
Pamper Mum with the Mother’s Day Baikingu Brunch at Zuma. Mums will start their bottomless Japanese feast with the Rubabu cocktail (specifically created for Zuma London 18 years ago!) and finish it off with a crafted dessert platter full of sweet treats. As a special momento, mothers will receive a hand-drawn portrait by Ophélia, the illustrator from Merakilya, to take home.
Price: Signature free-flow brunch – $838 per person; Food only – $548; Kids – $280.
Enjoy a family brunch of some of our favourite Madame Fù dim sum dishes (bring on the crystal shrimp dumplings and char siu bao!), the Peking Duck station as well as a selection of appetisers and mains. Mum will be treated to a glass of sparkling rosé and the kids can make her a special personalised bracelet to keep.
Price: $550 per person with two hours free-flow soft drink and mocktails; $750 per person with Piper-Heidsieck Champagne (and other beers, wines, Bellini and Aperol Spritz); $980 per person with Moet & Chandon Brut Imperial Champagne.
For a beachside Thai treat this Mother’s Day, look no further than Sip Song’s eight-dish set lunch (minimum four people). The menu includes crowd-pleasing favourites like the “DO Tell Mum” Roti Pancake and Grilled Beef Short Rib with Sip Song’s secret marinade. Top it off with Mango Sticky Rice and a refreshing Dee Jai Sangria and you’ll have one happy mama!
Price: Set lunch – $350 per person; Dee Jai Sangria – $80.
Café Gray Deluxe is a special treat that we’re sure Mum will love this Mother’s Day. Head on over for fabulous city views as you enjoy your breakfast, lunch, brunch, afternoon tea or happy hour (4pm to 7pm) and sip on free-flow rosé (available throughout May).
Price: $120 per person; food ordered á la carte
Enjoy a laid-back Mother’s Day brunch with spicy favourites at Hotal Colombo. Feast on the bacon and egg hoppers, chicken, shrimp or vegetable kothu, cheese and chilli omelette and more (plus your favourite chutneys and sambals for the table).
Price: $188 per person, á la carte drinks available.
The Market, Hotel Icon
The Market is the place to go for mums who love a good buffet brunch. Fill up on international specialities (including an Indian corner and jet-fresh sushi), fresh chilled seafood, sizzling Asian favourites and of course plenty of desserts. It consistently ranks as one of the best buffets in Hong Kong, and for good reason!
Price: $518 per adult; $368 per child (aged 3 to 11 years).
Hotel ICON, 17 Science Museum Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong, www.hotel-icon.com
Read more: Family-Friendly Hong Kong Brunches
Mother’s Day Dining: Afternoon Tea
You know you’re in for a treat when you head to the Ritz Carlton. This Mother’s Day, help mum indulge with a luxurious afternoon tea with some of the best views in Hong Kong at The Lounge & Bar. Your high tea will come complete with gourmet sweets and savouries, and of course, scones with jam and clotted cream.
Price: $418 for one person; $698 for two people
For a luxury Chinese afternoon tea to remember, book a table at Ming Court in Wan Chai. There are five delicate, hand-crafted dim sum including Drunken Scallop Dumplings with Crab Meat, Baked Chicken Pastry with Abalone and Steamed Pork Dumpling with French Blue Shrimp served alongside fine Chinese tea. Finish off your meal with a sweet treat of Double Boiled Supreme Bird’s Nest with Coconut Milk.
Price: $888 for two people.
Mother’s Day Dining At Home
Chilli Fagara, Make-at-Home Dumplings
Get the kids cooking up a storm in the kitchen this Mother’s Day with the Make-at-Home Dumpling pack from Chilli Fagara. Your kit includes all the ingredients (and easy to follow instructions!) to make 10 delicious dumplings as well as a jar of Chilli Fagara’s famous Ma sauce. Order alongside your other favourite Chilli Fagara dishes on Deliveroo or pre-order by phone to pick up and receive a 15% discount.
Price: $150 per pack.
New Punjab Club, Feast For Our Family
Michelin-starred New Punjab Club has curated a Punjabi feast available for dinner delivery this weekend. You’ll enjoy exclusive dishes like the off-menu Lamb Shank Biryani alongside a selection of signature dishes fresh from the tandoor (with plenty of veggie options too). The best part — it’s all for a good cause! The full cost of the meal will go directly to the back of the house hospitality workers (including cleaners, waiters and other low-income staff) to ensure they don’t need to take unpaid leave.
Price: $2,500 for two people
Feather & Bone, Cook-at-Home Breakfast Bundle
Nothing says Mother’s Day quite like breakfast in bed. Make sure you have all the trimmings on hand with the Cook-at-Home breakfast bundle from Feather and Bone. It includes all the fresh ingredients you need for little chefs to make perfect eggs benedict (including a bottle of Roza’s Gourmet hollandaise sauce) with easy to follow instructions. Once you’ve had your lie-in, head on down to any Feather & Bone outlet for a free glass of Prosecco for all mums followed by a sweet surprise from Chocolate & Love. Pick up instore or online from now to Sunday, 10 May.
Mother’s Day Dining: Sweet Treats
Whether it’s a dark and rich Baby Chocolate Peanut Cake or classic Baby Carrot Cake, Mum’s all over Hong Kong will love to have their cake and eat it too! And there’s no need to share as the four-inch Butter Babies are just the right size for Mum to indulge.
Price: Baby Chocolate Peanut – $288; Baby Carrot Cake – $228
Indulge with Le Dessert, the team behind the fluffiest meringue in Hong Kong! Just for Mother’s Day, there is a special heart-shaped pavlova filled with Chantilly cream, fresh fruits and homemade coulis. Add in a personal touch with a personal chocolate tag.
Price: $250 – serves two to three people; $400 – serves four to six people; $600 – serves seven to nine people.
For the month of May, Vive Cake Boutique has teamed up with beauty brand Woke Up Like This and floral design company Origami Florist to create a selection of exquisite cakes. It’s the perfect sweet treat for all Mamas this Mother’s Day.
Price: various prices