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Where To Take Mum For A Special Mother’s Day Meal And Earn Max Brownie Points

By Madison Lowe
28th Apr 2021

a diner digs into a Mother's Day breakfast at Petition in Perth

Take notes, kids. Mother’s Day is fast approaching, and if you need some advice on how to spoil the special lady in your life on Sunday 9 May, you’ve come to the right place.

Put down the flowers—unless they’re a beautiful bunch from one of these stylish delivery services—and level up your Mother’s Day plans by booking into one of these incredible Mother’s Day dining experiences. 

Here are all the best brunches, lunches, afternoon teas and dinners to hit up this Mother’s Day in Perth.

Mother’s Day Brekkies And Brunches

one of the winter brunch dishes on offer at The Globe

THE GLOBE

For the mums who love a cheeky prosecco or four, you can’t beat a boozy brunch at The Globe. Yes, you’ll get your choice of a delish brunch plus dessert, but it’s really all about that free-flowing prosecco fountain and mimosa and bellini station. A few glasses in and mum’s bound to be feeling all the love… at least until the hangover hits Monday.

Petition

Treat mum to a top-quality Mother’s Day breakfast at the State Buildings’ contemporary eatery, Petition. Book in here and you’ll be well on your way to filling your belly with a wholesome two-course meal with your choice of two sides such as tater tots, slab bacon, sauteed kale and chorizo. Also, word on the street is that breakfast at Petition tastes even better when you’ve just spent the night at COMO The Treasury—why don’t you get mum to help you test out that theory?

Bluewater Bistro

Round up the whole fam and get ready to fill your bellies with a sumptuous Mother’s Day feed at Bluewater Bistro. Admire the stunning views at this heritage-listed venue before starting with share plates of grilled Turkish bread, smoked eggplant baba ganoush, spinach and feta tartlets and then move onto mains like pancakes, pulled pork benedict with poached eggs, grilled barramundi with quinoa. Take your pick from a range of seating times and book in here.

Harbourside Freo

There’s nothing better than enjoying a wholesome family brunch on Mother’s Day, and if you don’t feel like cooking but you still want to treat your mum, make your way down to Harbourside Freo. For $35 per person, you’ll be able to take your pick from a range of brunch classics like smashed avo, eggs royale and Harbourside’s special eggs benedict, paired with bottomless bubbles, French pastries, tea and coffee. So what are you waiting for? Book in here

Market & Co

If your mum loves bubbles and Bloody Marys as much as she loves brunch, then consider Market & Co’s free-flowing brunch your one-way ticket to favourite child status. Indulge in breakfast and brunch classics such as eggs benedict, smashed avocado and toasted sandwiches paired with two hours of bottomless bubbles, brunch cocktails, beer and wine. 

Mother’s Day Afternoon Teas

a diner reaches for a delicate sweet treat from the Mother's Day high tea at Samuels On Mill

PINK MOTHER’S DAY HIGH TEA AT PAN PACIFIC

Pan Pacific is partnering with the Breast Cancer Research Centre for a special Mother’s Day High Tea set in Bar UMA. Get set to dine on delicate and delicious savoury treats like the wild forest mushroom velouté and sesame salmon canapé with avocado and wasabi puree before devouring sweet petit fours and rosewater scones. Wash it down with a strawberry crush cocktail or choose to kick celebrations up a notch with free-flowing sparkling or French champagne. Even better, every mum will get an extra pink cupcake to take for later and there’ll be two incredible prizes raffled off, with all proceeds going towards breast cancer research. Book in here.

SAMUELS ON MILL

Located within the recently revamped Parmelia Hilton in the CBD, Perth’s newest brasserie, Samuels On Mill, seriously wowed us with their fine-tuned share-style menu so you better believe their special Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea will be packed to the brim with delectable sweet and savoury treats. Best of all, it’s a buffet so there’s nothing stopping mum (or you, for that matter) from going back for seconds and thirds. Throw in a glass of bubbles on arrival and she’ll be feeling all sorts of spoilt. Afternoon tea runs from 2pm to 4pm—head to the website to book.

QT Perth

Spoil your mum with a three-tiered high tea feast fit for a queen at QT Perth this Mother’s Day. Indulge in dishes such as decadent peach and vanilla stracciatella arancini with white chocolate, crumpets with Shark Bay crab, confit ocean trout and zucchini tartlets—all of which are almost too pretty to eat—all served on designer crockery by Christina Re, with Seven Seas Teas to help wash everything down. Book in here for $70 per person.

The Garden

Spend your Sunday afternoon bonding with mum over bubbly botanicals in the lush surrounds of The Garden. A gin-loving mums dream come true, Enjoy tiered high tea sweet and savoury canapes paired with six different gin and tonic cocktails—honestly, it’s our dream come true too. Book in here.

Hearth At The Ritz-Carlton

Afternoon tea aficionados will know that Hearth at The Ritz-Carlton is home to some of the finest sweet and savoury treats in all of Perth, so it makes sense that you’d want to spoil mum here this Mother’s Day. Take your pick from a range of delightful dishes such as roasted beef finger sandwich, butternut pumpkin and sandalwood nut tart, raisin scones, baked cheesecake with champagne strawberries and chocolate and guava gateaux. But that’s not all—you should also make the most of the chilled Western Australian seafood station loaded with Albany rock oysters, scallop ceviche and Exmouth king prawns, before finishing on a sweet note at the pink chocolate fountain. And because no afternoon tea at Hearth is complete without exquisite drinks, there will be plenty of  Moët and Chandon Grand Vintage Rosé, Belvedere Spritz, Seven Seas Tea and coffee by OffShoot for you to sip your way through. 

Mother’s Day Lunches And Dinners

a dining table topped with pretty flowers and share food from Sweetwater

SWEETWATER 

To thank mum for always feeding you, why not treat her to Sweetwater’s delicious Feed Me menu this Mother’s Day? In addition to the sweeping rooftop views, there’ll also be plenty of specially selected Asian fusion delights on offer, plus a glass of sparkling on arrival to help her celebrate the special day.

Post

When you want to make someone feel spoilt, Perth’s luxe State Buildings precinct is the place to go. We’re kinda obsessed with everything in it, so no surprise we’re lining up to get mum (and ourselves) into their osteria, Post, for a delectable four-course Mother’s Day lunch. Nibble through Italian share food to start like saffron and taleggio arancini and pork and veal polpette, choose between pan-roasted market fish, pork cotoletta, or organic chicken breast for mains, then finish with a mind-blowing warm date pudding with roasted walnut and Marsala gelato for dessert. 

Tonic & Ginger

Dial up the Mother’s Day love with an unforgettable meal in one of the most beautiful dining halls you’ll find in Perth at Tonic & Ginger in Fremantle’s Old Synagogue precinct. Sitting pretty under the dangling lights you’ll enjoy a spicy Asian feast from Head Chef Leigh Power packed full of exotic eats bound to get mouths watering. Book in for either lunch or dinner and prepare to be the new favourite.

The Stables 

This Mother’s Day, grab a seat at The Stables and get ready to sip on Chandon and carefully curated cocktails paired with sensational share-style plates prepared by Executive Chef Ben Keal. Lunch begins with a shared entree of Abrolhos half shell scallops, tomato and olive arancini and beetroot carpaccio before mouthwatering mains of Margaret River wagyu sirloin or herb and ricotta gnocchi take centre stage. Just make sure you leave plenty of room for dessert! Bookings can be made here.

The Reveley

For a dainty Mother’s Day lunch complete with Veuve, indulgent high tea-inspired dishes such as lobster mayo brioche rolls, salmon gravlax, pumpkin gnocchi and panoramic riverside views, look no further than The Reveley. Secure your spot at this delicious three-course feast here.

Hadiqa

Take your love for mum to new heights at Hadiqa’s Mother’s Day rooftop lunch. If Hadiqa’s mouth-watering Moroccan delights weren’t enough to get you booking in straight away, how do you like the sound of cocktails on arrival, bottomless mimosas and take-home florals? You can book in here for $85 per person. 

Sandalford 

Why not embark on a fancy family day out to Sandalford in the Swan Valley this Mother’s Day? To begin this exquisite luncheon, you’ll be treated to a glass of Sandalford sparkling wine and J.P Sancho sourdough with roasted nori butter before tucking into your choice of four out-of-this-world mains prepared by award-winning chef Alan Spagnolo. We recommend the roasted pumpkin with Manjimup truffle, which is shaved at your table to release its divine aroma, but you can also opt for the Dardanup lamb rump, Albany futari wagyu beef M9 or the market fish of the day. 

Double Rainbow

Get the whole fam together to say cheers to mum over seven delicious courses at Double Rainbow this Mother’s Day. Open for lunch from 12pm and dinner from 5pm, Double Rainbow’s Chef Danny Sanchez has whipped up some truly mouth-watering new wave Korean courses that you’ll be able to feast on for $70 per person, including yukhoe fragrant beef with nashi pear, kkanpung saeu Skull Island prawns, roasted koji duck with gojuchang mandarin sauce and more. And because it’s her special day, mum will be treated to a glass of bubbles on the house.

The Windsor Hotel

Treat your mum to an indulgent lunch or dinner featuring locally sourced seafood, charcuterie, mouth-watering meats and delicious sides at The Windsor Hotel this Mother’s Day. She’ll be given the special treatment from the moment she walks in the door, with a complimentary glass of bubbles on arrival—but don’t worry, you’ll be able to sort yourself out with a drop from the extensive wine list.

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Image credit: Supplied (Petition, The Globe, Samuels On Mill, Sweetwater)

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