Mother’s Day 2023: 10 best dinners & brunches to show Mum how special she is

This year, Mother’s Day falls on 14 May 2023 (Sun), and it’s the most opportune time to show your beloved mum how much she means to you. And if you’re still struggling to find the perfect way to celebrate one of the most important women in your life, keep scrolling— we’ve got your back.

Every woman loves the idea of a day of complete relaxation to be treated like a queen. Busy mums probably love it even more. Apart from not having to worry about crying kids or dreadful household chores, there’s really nothing better than being given the chance to doll up and head to a fancy restaurant for a well-deserved feast and glass of champagne.

From decadent brunches to family-friendly restaurants, we’ve rounded up the 10 best Mother’s Day dinners & brunches to show mum how special she is.

1. Lawry’s The Prime Rib Singapore

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Have you heard that the way to a woman’s heart is through her stomach? The best example of that would be Lawry’s The Prime Rib Singapore, the go-to gourmet destination for exceptional American cuisine— in particular, its mouth-watering Signature Roasted USDA Prime Rib of Beef.

Available for lunch and dinner on 13 & 14 May 2023 is Lawry’s Mother’s Day 6-Course Set Menu, and it might just be the perfect treat for your mum or wife. Priced at S$169++ per guest, the feast starts out with Smoked Duck Ceviche, Carrot Pumpkin Soup and Cheese-Baked Mussels with Pomodoro Sauce and Smoked Salmon Rolled with Peach.

Then, the star of the show— the main dishes. You can go for Lawry’s Signature Roasted USDA Prime Rib of Beef, which is carved from the famous Silver Carts and served tableside with your choice of creamed corn, creamed spinach or buttered peas.

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In the event that you’re craving something else, Lawry’s will also offer 2 other main dishes: Atlantic Lobster Tail with Grilled Seabass and Slow-braised Lamb Shank. Rounding off the feast is your choice of Mint Chocolate Fudge Cake or Heartfelt Berry Bliss Cake.

If you’re dining with your family and spend more than S$500++, you’ll even get to take home a complimentary bottle of Moulin de Gassac Guilhem. Not to mention, guests will also receive a S$50 return dining voucher with every bill.

To avoid disappointment, be sure to make your reservations in advance by contacting [email protected] or +65 6836 3333.

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333A Orchard Road, Mandarin Gallery, #04-01/31, Singapore 238897
+65 6836 3333 / +65 9277 7792
Sun to Thu: 11.30am – 10pm
Fri & Sat: 11.30am – 10.30pm
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2. Kuan Zhai Alley

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For a twist on the usual Mother’s Day champagne brunch or buffet, try Kuan Zhai Alley’s Sichuan cuisine for an eclectic yet exciting dining experience. Tucked away in Capital Square in Telok Ayer, Kuan Zhai Alley is a modern and contemporary Sichuan restaurant that’s nothing like you’ve had before. 

Expected to be greeted by an impressive waterfall display on the restaurant’s large LED screens, followed by opulent dining settings complete with Asian handicrafts, courtyard houses and famous Sichuan elements like koi, bamboo sea and even pandas!

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Similar to its eye-opening interior, Kuan Zhai Alley’s Sichuan dishes will blow you away with its inventive and adventurous flavours. 

A must-try is its Braised Fish With Sour Cowpea (S$168), which features a whole soon hock fish served in a hot stone pot with sliced onions, sliced red and green chillies and spring onions. Savoury yet spicy, this will definitely make for a multi-sensory ride. Pair it with Golden Shrimp Balls (S$58 for small) or Golden Chicken Tofu Pudding (S$26) for the full experience.

For dessert, be sure to get its iconic Paintbrush Pastry (S$8 per stick). Yes, your eyes aren’t playing tricks on you— these aren’t real paintbrushes, they’re actually pastry with chocolate!

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This Mother’s Day, Kuan Zhai Alley will be giving away a complimentary portion of Sweet Potato Osmanthus Rice Cake to all diners who bring their mums, wives or elderly to dine with them. 

To claim this free item, simply take a photo together with your mum, wife and/or elderly, post it on Instagram and tag Kuan Zhai Alley Singapore. Note that the free Sweet Potato Osmanthus Rice Cake promotion will last from 24 Apr to 31 May 2023!

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23 Church Street, Capital Square, #01-02 to 08, Singapore 049481
+65 8100 8577
Daily: 11am – 3pm & 5.30pm – 10pm
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3. Amò

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For an intimate and sleek dining experience with your mum or wife, head to Amò, a smart-casual Italian restaurant nestled along Hong Kong Street

Specially for Mother’s Day on 14 May 2023, Amò will be curating a special 4-course Italian sharing menu that’s sure to satiate the entire family.

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At just S$88++ per pax, expect a hearty and delicious Italian feast, which starts off with Amò’s Artisanal Sourdough Bread, Sumac and Seaweed Butter. Then comes the appetisers, which include Artisanal Burrata, Baby Gem (a lettuce variety) and Calamari. Afterwards, expect Amò’s signature pizzas and pastas, such as its Pizza with Nduja, Strozzapretti and Trofie

For mains, you’ll get to pick between Grilled Spanish Turbot or Veal Cutlet Petroniana. This will be paired with Truffle & Smoked Cheese Mash and Cherry Tomato & Radish Salad.

Last but not least, to celebrate all the mothers dining with them, Amò has collaborated with SocietyA to pamper 60 mums with an exclusive Mother’s Day gift set for every order of its Mother’s Day menu. To make a reservation, click here.

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33 Hong Kong Street, Singapore 059672
+65 6723 7733
Daily: 12pm – 2.30pm & 6pm – 11pm
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4. 21 on Rajah

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From 12 to 14 May 2023, check out 21 on Rajah’s sumptuous buffet feast for a celebration that your mum will definitely not forget. 

This halal-certified restaurant is located within Days Hotel by Wyndham Singapore at Zhongshan Park, and sports an impressive all-you-can-eat feast for just S$68++ per adult/S$34++ per child and S$78++ S$39++ per child for lunch and dinner respectively.

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With an impressive buffet line-up ranging from seafood on ice to Mediterranean appetisers and locally-inspired mains and meats, 21 on Rajah’s Mother’s Day buffet menu is as extensive as it gets.

Expect to be treated to Slow-Roasted U.S. Prime Rib-eye in Rendang Marinade, Baked Whole Salmon in Honey Miso Paste, assorted seafood on ice like Snow Crab and Tiger Prawns, as well as Asian delights like Ayam Masak Merah

Mums with a sweet tooth, be sure to save some stomach space for 21 on Rajah’s popular Durian Pengat with Gula Melaka Syrup and other desserts like Mango Sticky Rice with Coconut Milk, Homemade Bread and Butter Pudding with Dried Mixed Fruits and Vanilla Sauce and more.

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1 Jalan Rajah, Days Hotel by Wyndham Singapore at Zhongshan Park, Singapore 329133
+65 6808 6847
Daily: 12pm – 2.30pm & 6pm – 9.30pm
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Born out of a love for complementing great food and fine sake, TANOKE is a swanky establishment along Purvis Street that serves charcoal-grilled binchotan options and an impressive sake selection.

Exclusively on 14 May 2023 from 12pm to 2.30pm, TANOKE will be launching a special Mother’s Day Brunch where you can treat your dear mum (or mother of your child) to a gastronomic journey of Japanese-inspired brunch plates.

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The curated 4-pax Sharing Menu is priced at S$238++, and comes with well-loved brunch favourites such as Egg & Jamon Cheese Sando, Karaage & Waggles, and Unagi & Onsen Egg Benedict.

On top of that, be prepared to be word by TANOKE’s Sea & Earth, a platter featuring an Alaskan King Crab Leg, Grilled Asparagus, Umeboshi Buerre Blanc, and your choice of one meat from TANOKE’s wide array of binchotan selections, such as its Australian Wagyu MB7 Striploin, A4 Kagoshima Ribeye and more.

If you’re keen to pair your brunch with some bubbly, top up S$18++ per pax to enjoy free-flow Mimosa-ke, which is TANOKE’s take on the classic mimosa— but with sake instead!

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7 Purvis Street, Level 2, Singapore 188586
+65 9106 3378
Tue to Fri: 11.30am – 2.30pm & 6pm – 10.30pm
Sat: 6pm – 10.30pm
Sun: 12pm – 3pm & 6pm – 10.30pm
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6. Carousel

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Walk along Scotts Road at Orchard and you’ll find Royal Plaza on Scotts Singapore, a stylish independent hotel that sports 511 colourful plush rooms and suites.

More importantly, it houses award-winning buffet restaurant Carousel. Located at the hotel’s lobby, this halal-certified icon is well known for its large buffet spread, which has over 100 mouthwatering dishes covering Mediterranean, Asian and Japanese cuisine, seafood, a French rotisserie and of course, dessert.

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For Mother’s Day Lunch and Dinner on both 13 and 14 May 2023, expect a smorgasbord of food such as Hot Steamed Seafood in a Bamboo Basket, Singapore Chilli Crabs with Golden Mantou and Braised Octopus with Couscous.

There are also dinner-exclusive items such as Beef Cheek Bourguignon, Oven-roasted Beef Prime Rib Marinated with Black Pepper Sauce and Wok-fried Giant River Prawn with Golden Salted Egg Sauce.

Unique to Carousel’s buffet offerings is also a segment covering Old Times Mum’s Cooking, where skilled chefs whip up nostalgic dishes that mum used to make, such as Suan Pan Zi (yam abacus seeds), Traditional Braised Oxtail Assam Pedas and more.

Note that prices for the Mother’s Day buffet are S$78++ per adult & S$41++ per child for lunch and S$98++ per adult and S$52++ per child for dinner. All mothers will also receive special door gifts!

25 Scotts Road, Singapore 228220
+65 6737 7966
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7. Goodwood Park Hotel

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Goodwood Park Hotel is out to steal hearts this Mother’s Day with its luxe durian delights and other delicious offerings, which span two weeks (6 & 7 and 13 & 14 May 2023).

This luxury heritage hotel sits at the corner of Scotts Road in Orchard and stands out not just because of its unique design (did you know its Grand Tower was gazetted as a national monument in 1989?), but also because of its wonderful F&B options.

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Gordon’s Grill, which is known for its unique meat trolley service, will be hosting a 5-Course Dinner. At S$168++ per pax, you’ll get to enjoy premium ingredients such as king crab, lobster, white asparagus and Hokkaido scallops, as well as grilled Australian wagyu tenderloin and more.

If your mum or wife prefers Asian food, check out Coffee Lounge for its signature Taiwan porridge buffet. This Mother’s Day, Goodwood Park Hotel will be upping its game by pairing its free-flow Taiwan porridge with the hotel’s famed durian delights on the dessert buffet line, such as D24 puff, D24 mousse cake, D24 ice cream and D24 pudding.

For an exquisite Cantonese and Sichuan dining experience, check out Min Jiang as it’ll be having a Mother’s Day Set Lunch & Dinner from S$88++ per pax (min. number of pax applies for each menu). You’ll get to pick from three set menus, all of which come with complimentary Longevity Buns.

For more information on Goodwood Park Hotel’s Mother’s Day offerings, click here.

22 Scotts Road, Singapore 228221
+65 6737 7411
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8. Paradox Singapore Merchant Court at Clarke Quay

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If you’re looking to jazz things up this Mother’s Day, check out Paradox Singapore Merchant Court at Clarke Quay, as they’ll be hosting a dazzling high tea and dance celebration at its Merchant Court Ballroom. Happening on 14 May 2023 from 2pm to 5pm, this will be its first-ever Tea Dance Mother’s Day Celebration and is adorably named ‘Mari La Kita Joget’, aka ‘let’s dance’. 

Priced at S$88 nett per adult and S$48 nett per child, treat your mum or wife to an afternoon of lively music from Stephen Francis & friends and a medley of savoury and sweet treats, such as Lobster Salad, Caviar & Black Brioche, Duck Confit Tartlet with Fig Marmalade, as well as live stations offering Roasted Peking Duck Wrap, Singapore Laksa and Vietnamese Fresh Spring Roll.

That’s not all— mums who partake in the event will also get to take home a limited edition bottle of award-winning Danish cherry wine from Frederiksdal and a customised wine glass worth S$200.

To make a reservation, email [email protected] or call +65 6239 1847 / +65 6239 1848.

20 Merchant Road, Paradox Singapore Merchant Court at Clarke Quay, Singapore 058281
+65 6337 2288
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9. Sol & Luna

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Perched on the 17th floor of the CapitaSpring Building at Raffles Place is Sol & Luna, a vibrant bistro that dishes out Latin European cuisine. Sporting sky-high city views and a lovely view of the building’s Garden Oasis, Sol & Luna offers an intimate dining experience that’s perfect for Mother’s Day.

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Dine communal style with its Mother’s Day Brunch for 4 (S$190++, available from 13 to 14 May 2023) or Dinner for 4 (S$280++, available from 8 to 14 May), where the entire family will be treated to a wonderful spread of communal appetisers, main courses and desserts.

Look forward to its Overloaded Cavatelli ‘Mac’ & Cheese, Potato Rosti and Italian Eggs Benedict if you’re here for its Brunch for 4, as well as delectable starters like Smoked Duck & Foie Gras Rillette and Fresh Oysters. Mums will also get to enjoy a complimentary glass of prosecco!

As for its Dinner for 4, it’s a lavish Italian affair, with Wood-Fired Wagyu Flank Steak ‘Bavette’, Roasted Poulet and even Smoked Grilled Octopus! All mains for dinner will be served alongside a myriad of side dishes, like Sol & Luna Parmesan Fries, Grilled Asparagus, Rosemary Roasted Potato and Chimichurri Sauce.

To make a reservation, click here.

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88 Market Street, #17-01, Singapore 048948
+65 8031 4316
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10. PAZZION Cafe

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To celebrate Mother’s Day in true style, check out PAZZION Cafe. This brand might be well known for its shoes, but they’ve actually opened 2 cafe concepts at Jewel Changi Airport and Takashimaya Shopping Centre in Orchard.

For the entire month of May, PAZZION Cafe will be offering a delectable Mother’s Day High Tea— perfect for your mum or wife to rest their feet and grab a bite after a day of shoe shopping. This set costs S$49 and is great for two pax, and covers a delicious spread of sweets and savouries such as mini sandwiches, pie tees, meringues, pudding and fruit tarts.

If mum is feeling peckish, try PAZZION Cafe’s main menu, which spans impressive main dishes like Braised Beef Cheeks (S$28) and Grilled Supreme Pork Chops (S$26), or opt for burgers like The Fab Burger (S$24). You can also try its Cold Truffle Pasta (S$22), which comes with truffle oil, dashi, nori, ebiko, pan-seared scallop and angel hair pasta.

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