Bespoke cocktails, complimentary desserts and high tea with a twist – these eateries are treating mum this Mother’s Day.


Enjoy high tea with a twist at Oaken for $40pp. Savour bites of prosciutto, melon and mint, potato blinis with smoked salmon Tolstoy, creme fraiche, fennel-slaw and salmon roe caviar and Queenies strudel and creme chantilly. Add two of Oaken’s delicious Bellinis for an extra $10. Bookings are essential. Email or call +64 9 379 4462 to book.


High tea at Ostro is the perfect weekend destination for that special celebration. The menu includes a summer pavlova, yuzu and lemon meringue, raspberry macaroon and a tasty rose and lychee marshmallow. For $55pp the three tiers of treats can be accompanied with Veuve Clicquot champagne for $20. Sunday 3–5pm. There are limited seats so book in today to avoid disappointment. Email
phone +64 9 302 9888 to book.


Milse are bundling up the best for mum with their beautiful gift boxes. Choose from the $40 option with marshmallows, fudge, amaretti biscuits, quince preserve, heart shortbread, two pack of bonbons, two pack of flower macarons or the $65 option with marshmallows, fudge, amaretti biscuits, quince preserve, heart shortbread, two pack of chocolates, two pack of flower macrons and Hip Group honey. All elements are also available for individual purchase.


From spiced pumpkin with whiskey chantilly cream to pecan pie with cinnamon ice cream – dine with mum at Orleans on Mother’s Day and she’ll receive a complimentary slice of pie.


Treat mum at Mexico on Mother’s Day and she’ll receive a complimentary dessert: Mousse de Xocolate with double xocolate brownie, fresh macerate strawberries, mint, coconut creama and salted caramel almond praline.

Cafe Hanoi

Dine at Cafe Hanoi and mum will receive a complimentary seasonal cocktail – One Flew Over the Choko’s Nest with St. Remy brandy, dry sherry and a choko-infused five-spice syrup. Bookings are essential.

Britomart Country Club

Take mum to Britomart Country Club and enjoy two glasses of rosé by the NZ Rosé Co. plus any pizza for $30.

Miann Britomart

From heart-shaped bonbons to pretty pastel-toned dragees, Miann Britomart has a huge selection of Mother’s Day gifts available.


For a little bit of luxe, all mothers who dine at Ebisu this Sunday will receive a complimentary glass of Perrier Jouet champagne and an amuse-bouche.


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