Spoil the most special lady in your life with fabulous Mother’s Day feasts in Singapore.
Is mum the dearest woman in your life? If there’s anyone who deserves to be celebrated for being 10/10 amazing, putting out fires and saving us every other day, it’s the mothers of the world. This Mother’s Day (14 May), show your main lady a great time in Singapore. We’ve got stunning buffets, dessert treats and special menus. Let’s raise a glass to all the mommas in the house!
Mother’s Day 2023 in Singapore: Best buffets, afternoon tea sessions and cakes
1. Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa
Join the brunch bunch at Kwee Zeen ($158++ per adult, $68++ per child) on 14 May to enjoy seafood, cold cuts, and desserts like sakura panna cotta. All mums will receive a gift from Scentopia, plus children 12 and under get to dine for free. If mum appreciates a good afternoon tea, take her to LeBar for sweet and savoury treats from now till 14 May. Think beef rendang charcoal bun, raspberry choux puff and TWG teas at $88++ for two adults. Alternatively, tuck into a four-course dinner at The Cliff ($45++ per adult) on 13 and 14 May. The menu features duck ragout tagliatelle, dark chocolate mousse, and mains like grilled tenderloin or pan-seared seabass and tiger prawn.
Sofitel Singapore Sentosa Resort & Spa, various dates; 2 Bukit Manis Road, Sentosa, Singapore 099891
Gather the fam for a delightful lunch with Rosemead’s prix fixe menu ($68++ per person). You’ll enjoy six starters to share, with the likes of smoked salmon quiche, burrata, hummus and cheddar biscuits. For mains, choose from dishes such as duroc pork chop with grilled Brussels sprouts, ora king salmon with seaweed rice, or poached grouper with frutti de mare. For a sweet finale, try desserts like chocolate cake or pecan pie. Mums who want to live a high life can order the pink-hued sakura spritz, created just for this special day.
Rosemead, 14 May 2023; 19 Cecil Street, Singapore 049704
3. Lawry’s The Prime Rib Singapore
Treat mum to a magnificent meal at Lawry’s The Prime Rib Singapore, where you’ll enjoy a six-course set menu for lunch or dinner ($169++ per person). The sumptuous dining experience starts with smoked duck ceviche, followed by carrot pumpkin soup. Next up, a luxurious plate of cheese-baked mussels with pomodoro sauce and smoked salmon rolled with peach. Of course, the beef is the highlight of the night. Dig into the signature roasted USDA prime rib of beef served with Yorkshire pudding and mashed potatoes. The beef is aged for up to 28 days and roasted on beds of rock salt for beautifully juicy and flavourful meat. Alternatively, try other options like the Atlantic lobster tail with seabass or slow braised lamb shank. Finally, end off with a strawberry English trifle.
Psst: Spend a minimum of $500++ to receive a complimentary bottle of Moulin de Gassac Guilhem. All guests will also get a $50 return dining voucher with every bill.
Lawry’s The Prime Rib Singapore, 13 – 14 May 2023; #04-01/31, Mandarin Gallery, 333A Orchard Road, Singapore 238897
4. Fairmont Singapore
For a lush afternoon tea sesh, pop by Anti:dote for its Mother’s Day menu from now till 31 May. At $58++ per person, you’ll nibble on sandwiches, scones, and sweets like Hokkaido scallop croquette with caviar, balsamic raspberry coulis, and hazelnut fudge sable tartlet. Over at Prego, the four-course menu ($88++ per person, available from 10 to 17 May) takes you from scallop and spinach ravioli to beef fillet to panna cotta with fruity flavours. Each diner gets a glass of prosecco too!
Fairmont Singapore, various dates; 80 Bras Basah Road, Singapore 189560
Jet set to Paris with mum (well, sort of) at this elegant cafe-restaurant, where the Mother’s Day set menu ($96.80++ per person) comes with a complimentary dessert and glass of champagne. Only for mummy dearest! Sink your teeth into the likes of French onion soup topped with puff pastry, golden Atlantic lobster tail with edible gold flakes, and more.
Angelina, until 21 May 2023; #B2-89/89A, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 2 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018972
Take mum to Korean-Western restaurant and billiards bar Tigress for a fun day out. You and the fam can enjoy an all-day set menu at just $99++ for three to four people. Dig into pan-seared seabass, pizza, truffle fries, scallop aglio olio, calamari and salad, plus a mug of blooming tea or glass of wine for mum. Oh, and if you swing by during Mother’s Day weekend (12 to 14 May), you’ll get a shot at the gachapon for a chance to win prizes like dining vouchers and discounts.
Tigress, 5 – 14 May 2023; #03-17 & 18, Orchardgateway, 277 Orchard Road, Singapore 238858
7. Yue Bai
For a wholesome, nourishing Mother’s Day treat, book a spot at Yue Bai to enjoy the restaurant’s take on Chinese heritage dishes. Menus start at $138++ per person and feature everything from double-boiled soup to fresh seafood to roasted meat dishes. Highlights include crisp-fried pork cartilage, braised Hokkien hu tou vermicelli, roast suckling pig, steamed cod fillet and more.
Yue Bai, 2 – 14 May 2023; 33 Duxton Road, Singapore 089497
8. Swissotel The Stamford
Make a date with Clove for an extravagant buffet spread ($108++ per adult, $54++ per child) of local and international cuisines. Kick start your meal at the vitality and aquaponics salad bar, where you’ll find farm-to-table greens from the hotel’s aquaponics farm, as well as sides like hummus and baba ghanoush. Next, it’s on to the seafood section for oysters, crayfish, prawns, mussels, scallops and sashimi. Mains come in the form of slow-roasted angus prime rib, maple-glazed gammon ham, and pan-seared duck breast. You can also customise your own seafood laksa and mee siam, or get dishes like beef rendang and prawn masala. Wrap up the feast with a range of cakes, macarons and scoops of ice cream.
Swissotel The Stamford, 13 – 14 May 2023; 2 Stamford Road, Singapore 178882
9. Le Matin Patisserie
If mum loves cakes and flowers, get her the best of both worlds. The popular patisserie’s Mother’s Day peaches and honey cake is a blush pink, heart-shaped beauty. It’s made of mascarpone mousse, vanilla genoise, whipped honey ganache, peach, pomelo and jasmine compote, and raspberry puffed rice in the base. We love how it also comes with a lovely pink bouquet of blooms from Wen’s Floral Studio – think peach-hued roses and white tulips – at $148.
Le Matin Patisserie, pre-order three days in advance for delivery or self-collection from 8 – 14 May 2023; order online
10. Vibe Hotel Singapore Orchard
Hit up the hotel’s restaurant Roos on Sunday lunch for an Asian-inspired barbeque buffet. You’ll enjoy everything from sambal barramundi and turmeric prawns to grilled ribeye and satay. Plus, Nonya dishes such as nasi goreng kampung, mee goreng laksa and sambal squid petai. At $88++ per adult and $55++ per child, it’ll be a weekend to remember.
Vibe Hotel Singapore Orchard, 14 May 2023; 24 Mount Elizabeth, Singapore 228518
Head to this resto for a special Sunday brunch of Japanese-inspired plates. The family set menu ($238++) feeds four with a spread of karaage and waffles, unagi and onsen egg benedict, and a platter of Alaskan king crab leg, grilled asparagus, umeboshi buerre blanc, and your choice of meat. Pick from the binchotan selection of Australian wagyu MB7 striploin, A4 Kagoshima ribeye, A5 Kyushu tenderloin and more. A trio of desserts – matcha panna cotta, s’mores tartlet, and shiso lychee sorbet – will end the meal. Don’t forget to top up $18++ per person for free-flow Mimosa-ke, a mix of orange juice, prosecco and raifuku junmai ginjo. All mums also get a complimentary cocktail with every set ordered!
Tanoke, 14 May 2023; Level 2, 7 Purvis Street, Singapore 188586
Toast to the superwoman in your life at this elegant Italian restaurant in Rochester Park. Brunch enthusiasts will be psyched to dig into the extravagant spread of cold cuts, cheese, salad, organic poached eggs, scallop linguine, and more. The four-course menu ($108++ per person) also includes your choice of main: pan-seared branzino seabass with anchovy sauce or grass-fed tenderloin with potato mash and asparagus.
If you’re dropping by for dinner with mum ($158++ per person), you’ll enjoy Boston lobster linguine, French wild turbot with Mediterranean seafood spicy sauce, and mains like lamb rack, grass-fed tenderloin or Iberico pork jowl. For a sweet finish, all eyes are on the truffle creme brulee, as well as the complimentary dessert platter filled with pistachio parfait, tiramisu and gelato.
Gary’s, brunch on 5, 7, 12 & 14 May 2023, dinner on 5 – 7 & 12 – 14 May 2023; 41 Rochester Drive, Singapore 138582
Round up the fam for a scrumptious set dinner menu ($98++ per person) at this Bukit Timah steakhouse. You’ll start with roasted Hokkaido scallops served with chickpea salsa and Hollandaise sauce. Next up, a meaty combination of charcoal-grilled beef and pork: The Jack Creek’s Denver steak with fennel-infused maple sauce and sage-rubbed Borrowdale pork rack. All this comes with sides such as pommes purée (a light version of mashed potato) and mushroom fricassée (mushrooms sautéed in butter and garlic, with a splash of white wine).
Don’t forget the sweets! Enjoy the classic baked New York cheesecake with mixed berry compote and passion fruit sauce, or top up a little for more desserts. We’re talking about burnt chocolate mousse (add on $2) and tiramisu with brandy cream (add on $4). For the wine-loving mum, get the pairing at $38++ to enjoy a well-rounded meal.
FBG, 12 – 14 May 2023; #01-04, Serene Centre, 10 Jalan Serene, Singapore 258748
14. White Rose Cafe
Ready for a delightful buffet of local and Asian favourites? Treat mum to a lunch spread at York Hotel ($68 per adult, $34 per child). The feast kicks off with drunken chicken roll and Vietnamese-style roast pork belly salad, followed by seafood treats like steamed mud crab and prawns with garlic and scallions.
Mains take you from Australian beef brisket and tendon stew to braised pork trotter to wok-fried cereal fish fillet. But remember to save space for comforting desserts such as cheng tng, azuki bean soup, and osmanthus jelly. Psst: all mums will also get a serving of the double-boiled hashima with peach blossom gum.
White Rose Cafe, 13 – 14 May 2023, 12pm – 3pm; York Hotel, 21 Mount Elizabeth, Singapore 228516
15. One Farrer Hotel
Ever wondered what it’d be like to experience an epic Mother’s Day celebration in Singapore with hundreds of people? Hit up the Grand Ballroom at this hotel, which will host up to 300 people on the special day itself. You and your family will enjoy highlights such as eggs benny, oven-baked pizzas, DIY popiah, Penang assam laksa, and pandan layer cake.
Plus, look out for the spread of fresh seafood on ice, dim sum, and live stations for meat carvings, omelettes and a pink chocolate fountain. All mums will also receive gifts like macarons and egg cocotte bordelaise from the hotel. Local band The Juleb Dandies will provide the live music entertainment, and little ones can play at the bouncy castle in the ballroom.
Perk alert: get 15% off when you confirm your reservation before 2 May 2023.
One Farrer Hotel, 14 May 2023; 1 Farrer Park Station Road, Singapore 217562
If mum’s a fan of beefy cuts, you’ll want to make a Mother’s Day reservation at this modern steakhouse in Singapore. Executive chef Victor Loy has created a luxe spin on the classic surf ‘n’ turf dish with the steak and lobster tournedo ($268++) that’s good for two. Available for lunch and dinner, the platter features charcoal-grilled 150-day grain-fed black angus tenderloin with poached and grilled Boston lobster that’s finished with extra virgin oil, fleur de sel and black pepper. Two sides are served with the dish: grilled barigoule artichoke and pea fricassée. Oh, and each set meal comes with two complimentary glasses of chandon spritz to finish off your meal.
Meadesmoore, 12 – 14 May 2023; 21A Boon Tat Street, Singapore 069620
17. Ree and Mummy
For the mothers who can’t pass up a cool cake, put in your order for this bakery’s limited edition bird’s nest lychee cheesecake. At $68 for a 6-inch treat, you’ll get layers of rose chiffon, lychee water-infused cream cheese, lychees, bird’s nest and rose petals. The seasonal creation is light, fruity and floral – the perfect ending to a decadent meal.
Ree and Mummy, available for collection until 21 May 2023; order online
18. So France
Celebrate the queen of your heart at this modern French bistro with a menu of special dishes just for the day. Start with Fines de Claire Marennes Olerons no.3 oysters before moving on to roasted beef striploin served with mashed potatoes and spinach. Or you can opt for salmon wellington with a white wine sauce before ending off with a slice of tarte tatin. Forgot to get a gift? Fret not. Top up $38 for half a dozen carnations and a personalised card for mum.
So France, 14 May 2023; multiple locations including Duo Galleria and Claymore Drive
19. Pazzion Cafe
Raise a teacup to mum with a lovely high tea set for two ($49) at Pazzion Cafe. The mid-afternoon meal comes with a pot of tea and a delish spread of sweets and savouries including mini sandwiches, fruit tarts and meringues. If your mum loves flowers, get her a gorgeous bloom box by The Daily Blooms. It’s available from 1 to 14 May at Pazzion Takashimaya, and customers at the store or cafe can enjoy $10 off their purchase of preserved blooms.
Pazzion Cafe, 1 – 31 May 2023, weekdays 2pm – 5pm, weekends 1.30pm – 5.30pm; multiple locations including Takashimaya and Jewel Changi Airport
20. Tigerlily Patisserie
Here’s a beautiful cake for all the mums out there. Just for Mother’s Day, the patisserie presents its limited edition Camellia crown cake ($62++) that’s fit for a queen. The stunning creation is made with French gariguette strawberry compote, camellia tea-infused bavarois, sponge fingers, and vanilla creme madame petals.
To kick things up a notch, get the pre-order bundle from 17 to 30 April ($120++) that comes with an enchanting floral bouquet. And if you’ve left things to the last minute, don’t worry. The shop will host a flower pop-up bar on 13 May, 11am to 3pm, so you can pick up that special gift for mum.
Tigerlily Patisserie, available online from 17 April to 14 May 2023, and in-store from 12 to 14 May 2023; 350 Joo Chiat Road, Singapore 427598
If mummy dearest can’t resist a delicious tart, look to local actress Fann Wong’s online dessert shop for desserts. An exclusive seasonal bake, the yuzu matcha tart ($59) features a buttery sable base, almond sponge, matcha cremeux, and yuzu curd for that perfect mix of sweet and tangy notes. You can also go for tried-and-tested crowd favourites like Valrhona chocolate tart ($58) and raspberry sakura yogurt tart ($58) to treat your family at home.
Fanntasy, available online
Make a date with mum at these restaurants in Singapore for an unforgettable Mother’s Day dining experience!