Mother’s Day in Hong Kong is on 14 May this year, and it’s a great opportunity to remind our mums, or the mums of our children, how wonderful they are! The good news is there are lots of ways to spoil our special mums in Hong Kong; try these dining specials, flowers, spa treatments and other Mother’s Day gift ideas for starters!
Japanese izakaya, champagne, New York cheesecake – do we need to say more? Spoil the special mum in your life with a spread of delicious Japanese dishes at Zuma starting with beef tataki with truffle ponzu, seared salmon and an array of sushi and sashimi. Mains include roasted lobster with green chilli ginger dressing, A4 grade Iberico pork and premium Japanese wagyu sirloin. And, just for Mother’s Day, the Zuma team has created a rich, fluffy New York cheesecake adorned with fresh strawberries and edible roses. 14 May, with seating from 11am; $1,088, or $350 for kids under 10.
Landmark Level 5 & 6, 15 Queen’s Road, Central
3657 6388 | zumarestaurant.com
Blooms & Bling
Don’t stop at a bouquet! Agnes B Café & Fleuriste is bringing some French flair to timeless and classic Mother’s Day gifts. While it may look like just a lovely box of flowers, tucked beneath this blush-toned bunch of roses and carnations is a small drawer. Inside is an 18k rose-gold-plated heart-shaped necklace with mother-of-pearl and Swarovski crystal. Other options also include lovely floral medleys in purples, reds and whites. Alternatively, if your mum has a sweet tooth, Agnes B Café has healthy themed cakes and bonbons to show how much you care.
Mutliple locations across Hong Kong
Delicious food and expressing love go hand in hand in Italy. So this Mother’s Day, treat your mama to Lucale’s free-flow Italian brunch feast. Starting from $458, it features premium Italian salumi, including 24-month-aged prosciutto alongside creamy burrata and mozzarella from the Campana region. There’s also Italian classics such as pizza, tagliolini pasta with lobster ragout (add $298), homemade tiramisu and Sorrento lemon cream. For two hours, pair your meal with unlimited prosecco, house wines, Peroni, Aperol and Campari spritz and more. Upgrade to the deluxe package for $708 for limitless Joseph Prie Champagne.
Shop A, 100 Third Street, Sai Ying Pun
3611 1842 | lucalehk.com
Fun with Dumplings
Spice up your Mother’s Day with some fun cooking for the whole family. Michelin- recommended Chilli Fagara has brought back the wrap-at-home chilli dumpling kit ($248) so you can help prepare dinner together. Each pack of 10 marinated plant- or pork-based dumplings includes wrapping and cooking instructions plus a choice of Chilli Fagara’s much-loved Ma or La sauces. Pre-order at least one day in advance and get the kitchen prepped for some fun-filled cooking with your own mum or the mother of your kids!
7 Old Bailey Street, Central
2796 6866 | chillifagara.com
Afternoon Tea Treats
Is your mother the queen of the house? If so, it’s only fitting that you treat her to a royal afternoon tea at The Lobby Lounge at Regent Hong Kong. With a panorama of Victoria Harbour and the HK skyline as your backdrop, you can enjoy homemade classics like finger sandwiches and scones with clotted cream and jam. There are modern additions, too, including lemon and lavender ganache on almond biscuit, ladyfingers with strawberry mousse and more, plus a selection of lovely teas to pair with your regal assortment. The afternoon tea is $1,088 for two, including two glasses of Sei Bellissimi Bellini. You can also opt for two glasses of champagne, for $1,488 for two.
18 Salisbury Road, Kowloon
2313 2313 | regenthotels.com
Pamper the lady in your life with a picnic set for two from Relish! Memories of time spent together are priceless, so this Mother’s Day get out in the fresh air, find your spot and enjoy the new edition of the Relish picnic favourite ($760). The spread includes chicken caesar sandwiches, scones, a charcuterie cheese board and a bottle of house rosé, all sustainably packed to look out for mother nature too. There are three signature jars of relish to take home, too – and you can also add on a flower bouquet for $500! Just be sure to book in quick because there are a limited orders available.
3481 1924 | relish.com.hk
Pastries & Petals
Helmed by a professional dessert chef who worked with Lady M and The Tiffany Blue Box Cafe, TWIG has divine pastries on offer this Mother’s Day in Hong Kong. This new addition to the Wan Chai neighbourhood is a hidden gem for lovers of desserts and handmade pastries. You can also spoil mum with a special gift set by TWIG in partnership with Jack’s Flowers. Send her sweet wishes in a beautiful transparent box with either a lychee rose ($1180) or signature strawberry shortcake ($1080) and a lovely arrangement of fresh flowers.
Shop A2, G/F, 4 Swatow Street, Wan Chai | 6296 0619
G/F, 13 Swatow Street, Wan Chai | 2489 8999 | 5443 5388
Offering unique, stylish and practical gifts, TREE has a gorgeous range of beautiful homewares that mum is sure to love. Particularly eye-catching are these eclectic Voyage trays by designer Dawn Sweitzer, with striking patterns inspired by nature, from changing riverbeds to abstract tree motifs. These trays are versatile, useful and come in a variety of colours, shapes and styles to suit any home. Buy one for mum and she can use it as a catchall in the entryway, a tray to serve drinks on or a base to display all of her lovely accessories. From $395.
28/F, Horizon Plaza, Ap Lei Chau | 2870 1582
Shop 101-102, HomeSquare, Sha Tin | 2841 8844
Brunch & Pampering
Spoil mum with a double treat of a delish brunch followed by a spa treatment at ICON Hotel. The Mother’s Day Silverbox Ballroom Brunch Buffet includes signature dishes and heart-warming delicacies prepared by The Market. With unlimited house wines, juices and soft drinks included, it’s priced from $688 ($488 for kids). Plus, see if you win one of the three fab giveaways! There’s a Peking duck set dinner, afternoon tea or lunch buffet for two to win. Don’t let the pampering stop there: book the Angsana Spa Glow Package, which includes a Mother’s Day skin-glowing treatment ($1,488; Level 9 of the hotel).
Silverbox Ballroom, Level 1 Hotel ICON, Tsim Sha Tsui East
3400 1345 | hotel-icon.com
Afternoon Tea at Sea
Show your appreciation for your mum, wife, sister, or grandma on-board Aqualuna on Saturday 13 May or Sunday 14 May. Priced at $419 ($319 for ages four to 11), the cruise not only includes limited-edition rose har gau, but also a session in the indoor cabin where you can paint pots and choose flower seeds to plant, as a gift for mum to thank her for helping you grow!
Pick-up and drop-off at Tsim Sha Tsui Public Pier 1 or Central Pier 9
2116 8821 | aqualuna.com.hk | FB @aqualuna | IG @aqualunahk
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