There’s no doubt that mothers all over the world deserve some extra pampering and appreciation, if only for a day this coming Mother’s Day. If you can’t commit to cooking for the family on this special day, here are some great places to take your mom and the whole family out on Mother’s Day here in Singapore.
From bountiful brunches to big buffet spreads, there’s something special for all kinds of wonderful mothers out there. Whether you need to plan something simple or extravagant, we’ve got you covered in this post.
Mother’s Day Blowout 2018 in Singapore
1. For the Traditional Mother: Cassia (May 13)
Cassia, 1 The Knolls, Sentosa Island, Singapore 098297
Cost: S$118++ per guest which includes a complimentary glass of Taittinger Brut Reserve
If the lady of the hearth is someone who enjoys traditional Chinese food, then get her bags all ready and head over to the beautiful island of Sentosa for a traditional Chinese spread at Cassia. Let your mom enjoy a feast full of Chinese favourites such as braised eggplant, fried cod, cucumber soup, and roasted duck. Since you’ll be in Sentosa for this special day, you might also want to take your mum to Capella Hotel for their Mother’s Day Spa promotions for some pampering ideas.
2. For the Art-loving Mother: Aura (May 13)
Aura, 1 Saint Andrew’s Road, 05-03 and 06-02 National Gallery Singapore, Singapore 178957
Cost: $68++ for lunch, $98++ for dinner
Going to the museum never gets old, and so should spending time with your dearest mom. Head to the National Gallery Singapore and after you’ve done your rounds at the gallery, take her to the exquisite Aura restaurant for lunch while enjoying a panoramic view of the city. For the special Mother’s Day event, you can get the four-course meal set which has cured amberjack, lobster ravioli, pork chop, and chocolate tarts for dessert.
3. For mums who love story-telling: The White Rabbit (May 13)
The White Rabbit, 39C Harding Rd, Singapore 249541
Cost: S$108++ per adult guest | S58++ (children aged 6-12 years) for the first seating, $128++ per dult guest** | 58++ (children aged 6-12 years) for the second seating, ** Comes with Hendrick’s Gin & Tonic or a glass of Boizel Champagne
Who said fairy tales are only for kids? For the fun- and adventure-loving mom, dining at the White Rabbit will prove to be an experience that is one for the books. The place has got all the wonder straight out of the storybook with its mesmerizing interiors and a fantastic feast which includes an English breakfast bar, a carving station, a seafood bar, and main dishes such as arancini and roast lamb. There’s also the something for the kids like pasta and meatballs, and sweets.
4. For the Glamorous Mother: Atlas
Atlas, 600 North Bridge Rd, Parkview Square, Singapore 188778
Cost: From S$18++ to S$65++ per adult guest
Thinking of taking your mom out to a fancy place for Mother’s Day? You can’t go wrong when you bring her over to Parkview Square for a date set in the ‘20s. Think: an exquisite spread set in Art Deco style. The place looks as decadent as the food you will be served such as croquet monsieur, mock truffle ravioli with gorgonzola cheese, crab croquette, and ham and cheese sandwiches, as well as sweet delicacies such as canelés, madeleines, and French-style scones served with homemade strawberry and rose jam and whipped cream. Drop by anytime from Monday to Frday between 3-5pm.
Dining out would seem like a reular thing for some families, but don’t let the speial occasion go unnoticed by giving your mum a little more attention that she deserves, and maybe a bouquet of flowers? Or perhaps a couple of gift certificates to her favourite boutique store. The key is to make it as personal and well-thought-out as possible.