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Look, there's no pressure. You only have to find somewhere to take your mum for Sunday lunch that shows her how much she truly means to you. I mean, what could go wrong? Do yourself a favour and pick any one of this gold standard Mothering Sunday treats. And below we've also picked out a range of rather fun freebies on offer for mums on Mother's Day.


For the mum who always told you to eat your greens - Sunday lunch at Craft


Mothering Sunday marks Craft's first ever Sunday roast. Every course features a genuinely inventive sounding vegetarian option like these wild garlic dumplings in broth. Plus every mum will be given a jar of 2017 Craft London honey to take away.

How much? £30 for 2 or £35 for 3 courses

Book it: Craft is open on Mother's Day from 12-6pm. Book online.


For the flower-loving mum - tea at The Connaught


Enjoy an afternoon tea and get a stunning floral bouquet into the bargain at The Connaught. Begin with a two hour tutorial in flower arranging from McQueen before heading to Jean-Georges at The Connaught for a seasonal afternoon tea. On departure everyone gets a Connaught Candy Floss.

How much? £150

Book it: Tea and classes run Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th March at The Connaught from 2:30PM. Book online.


For the mum who just wants a lie-in - an Ottolenghi hamper


If all your mum is really after this Mothering Sunday is a massive lie-in, then order her a special breakfast hamper from Ottolenghi including their amazing granola, Moroccan mint green tea and Ottolenghi salt caramel chocolate brittle.

How much? £40

Book it: Order it online 


For the mum who appreciates a super seasonal menu - lunch at Trinity


The Mother's Day Sunday Lunch Club upstairs at Trinity in Clapham couldn't be more of-the-moment kicking off with rhubarb bellinis before early Wye Valley asparagus and herb crusted rack of new season lamb.

How much? £60 per person

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For the mum who appreciates handed down recipes - Talli Joe


Chef Sameer Taneja has asked acclaimed food writer and cookbook author Meera Sodha to share some of her mother’s favourite recipes to which he's added his own mother's recipes. The team at Talli Joe will then cook up a feasting style sharing menu of chakhnas, small plates and half plates.

How much? £35 from 12pm – 3pm.

Book it: Book online 


For the mum who really fancies a makeover


Combine a blow dry with brunch in Soho for a very glamourpuss Mothering Sunday. Begin with a blow dry at Duck & Dry with a glass of fizz before heading down to brunch at Farm Girl along with a super latte or drink of choice.

How much? £40

Book it: Book by calling 0207 734 1626


Mother's Day freebies

We've rounded up some of the best promotions around town if you're looking to treat your mum this Mother's Day.

The Zetter Townhouses are offering a complimentary glass of bubbles to all mums on 10th and 11th March who join them for afternoon tea.

Italian restaurant WOLF in Stoke Newington will be offering mothers a complimentary tiramisu. 

Vegan restaurant Comptoir V has mums dining free in a group of four or more. 

At Goat in Chelsea all mums get a free Bellini 

Anyone booking Champage afternoon tea for Mother's Day at The Arch will leave with a complimentary gift for mum. 

Rotunda in King's Cross are offering a free glass of prosecco for mothers when they visit on Mother’s Day

If you pre-book a roast for a table of four at Tanner & Co in Bermondsey your mum eats for free. 

Sourced Market Marylebone and Victoria are offering a free glass of Prosecco and a box of Willie's Cacao Praline Truffles for all Mums dining in on Sunday 11th March. 

Treat your Mum to lunch or dinner at M Twickenham this Mother’s Day and the flowers will be with M’s compliments. 

All mothers visiting Pizarro Restaurant for lunch or dinner this Mother’s Day will receive a complimentary glass of Cava on arrival.

Hankies have a special brunch feast for £34, except for mums who will be treated to a free meal. 

Head to any of the Boutique All Star Lanes where there's a ‘Lady Royale’ cocktail for mums and FREE bowling for kids on Mothering Sunday. 

At Stevie Parle's restaurants, they're offering free Prosecco for all mums at Palatino and free pasta for mums when the whole table orders food at Pastaio.

Everyone gets treated at Blakes. Mums having brunch and dinner get a free glass of champagne and those who make brunch bookings will get a beautful bouquet of spring daffodils with a personalised card. 

Clapham Common craft beer pub The King & Co and newly refurbished sibling the Elm Park Tavern in Brixton Hill are providing a complimentary glass of fizz or dessert for all mums booking a table for lunch.


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