12 places to dine out with your mum

1. Caffe B for custom cocktails

Mums who appreciate a drink or two can indulge in four specially customised cocktails by Caffe B's resident mixologist - Blushing Cradle, Caribbean Lady, Shochu Melon Citrus Cocktail, and The Carnation. The infusion of Japanese-inspired elements in all cocktail concoctions creates a unique sweetness that injects an impeccable aroma indulging the senses. Enjoy your drink with the luxurious Japanese-Italian five-course Mother's Day special at Caffe B, which is available for both lunch and dinner.

Date: May 5 to 11, 2014
Address: 2 Bayfront Avenue, The Shoppes At Marina Bay Sands, #B1-15 & 01-83
Price: $80 (Mother's Day Menu), $16++ (The Blushing Cradle, Shochu Melon Citrus Cocktail and The Carnation), $12++(The Caribbean Lady)
For reservations call +65 6887 3311(restaurant) or +65 6222 2329(bar)

2. The Royal Mail for fine-dining vegetarian

Cracking your head on where to treat your vegetarian mum this Mother's Day? Here's a fine-dining vegetarian option for you at the Royal Mail. Inspired by home-cooked recipes, the Mother's Day Dinner menu at The Royal Mail this year caters to vegetarian mothers with a delectable selection of Portobello Mushroom Carpaccio, Green Asparagus Soup with Vegetarian Caviar and more.

Date: May 8 to 10, 2014
Address: 2 Finlayson Green, Singapore 049247
Price: $58++
To make a reservation, email reservations@theroyalmail.sg or call +65 6509 3589

3. Regent Singapore's Tea Lounge, for afternoon tea

In the week leading up to Mother's Day, indulge in a special Mother-and-Child Three-Tier Afternoon Tea and bond over Heart-shaped Pralines and Rose-scented Marshmallows. From 2pm to 3pm daily, a pastry chef will be at hand to help little ones create edible gifts of cupcakes for their mums.

Date: May 5 to 9, 2014
Time: 12pm to 5pm
Address: 1 Cuscaden Road, Singapore 249715, Regent Singapore, Lobby
Price: $55++ per mother and child (5-12 years old)
For reservations, please call 6725 3245/6 or reserve online instantly here

At Tea Lounge's idyllic Mother's Day Weekend High Tea Buffet, mums can look forward to a pampering spread featuring Wellington Angus Beef with Foie Gras Filling, Lemon and Chamomile Flowers Confit Salmon and King Crab Salad with Celery and Raspberries. Doubling the pleasure is the irresistible selection of desserts including the traditional Torta di Rose, heart-shaped Lychee Macarons and Grandma's Carrot Cake. All mums and grandmas will also receive a special treat from the chefs.

Date: May 11, 2014
Time: 12pm to 2.30pm; 3pm to 5.30pm
Address: 1 Cuscaden Road, Singapore 249715, Regent Singapore, Lobby Price: $69++ (Buffet only), $82++ (with a glass of Prosecco), $92++ (with a glass of Champagne); $35++ (5 to 12 years-old)
For reservations, please call 6725 3245/6 or reserve online instantly here

4.  Inocafe, The White House for Nonya food

For mums who prefer local cuisine, lavish them with a six-course feast of sumptuous Nonya dishes at Straits-Peranakan dining establishment Indocafe - The White House. Meat-loving mothers and their families can look forward to Babi Assam, succulent pork belly braised in a welcome spicy-sour sauce mixed with fresh, crunchy bamboo shoots and chewy black fungus for a heartier texture. Or impress mum with the nostalgic dish of Tempoyak Sambal Asparagus, which follows the time-honoured recipe of 'tempoyak', a traditional method of cooking that involves first fermenting D24 durian flesh with salt and sugar.

Date: May 5 to 11, 2014
Address: 35 Scotts Road, 228227
Price: S$328++ for 4, S$488++ for 6 and S$638 for 8 diners
For reservations, call +65 6733 2656 or visit http://thehouseofindocafe.com/#contact

5. S.E.A. Aquarium, for a unique experience

Dive into a unique underwater dining experience with mum at the Ocean Restaurant by Cat Cora where she can revel in the marine life at the S.E.A. Aquarium while she indulges in deliciously fresh seafood. Look forward to tantalising options such as the Pan-Fried Wild Toothfish in a Yuzu-Soy Reduction topped with Mentaiko, or the Sauteed Maine Lobster with Angel-Hair Pasta.

Date: May 10 to 11, 2014
Time: 11.30am to 2.30pm (lunch), 5.30pm to 10.30pm (dinner)
Price: $88++ (3-course Lunch Menu), $108++ (4-course Lunch Menu), $138++ 4-course Dinner Menu), $168++ (6-course Dinner Menu)
For reservations, please call +65 6577 6688 or email dining@rwsentosa.com

6. Yan Ting At St. Regis Singapore, for traditional Chinese

For families who prefer a traditional Chinese celebrations, Cantonese restaurant Yan Ting offers 6-course Mother's Day lunch and dinner set menus curated by the masterchefs. Guests can indulge in the Double-boiled Fish Soup with Mushrooms and Fresh Ginseng, a perfect nourishment for dearest mothers. Round off the exquisite meal with an indulgent and exquisite dessert, the Double-boiled Fresh Milk with Bird's Nest and Egg White.

Date: May 10 to 11, 2014
Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm or 1pm to 3pm (lunch), 6.30pm to 10.30pm (dinner)
Address: 29 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247911 Price: $128++(lunch), $168++(dinner)
For enquiries and reservations, please contact Yan Ting at (65) 6506 6887, email yanting@stregis.com or visit www.yantingrestaurant.com

For dim sum-loving mums, a Mother's Day Weekend Dim Sum Brunch will also be available at Yan Ting with two seating to provide guests with more options. The lavish brunch, served with Billecart-Salmon Brut Reserve, includes abalone soup, lobster prepared in your choice of style as well as a selection of classic Cantonese desserts in addition to the delightful spread of dim sum and a la carte dishes.

Date: May 10 to 11, 2014
Time: 10.30am to 12.30pm or 1pm to 3pm
Address: 29 Tanglin Road, Singapore 247911 Prices: $158++ (with free flow of Billecart-Salmon Brut Reserve, soft drinks and juices), $138++ (with free flow of wines, beers and soft drinks), $98++ (with free flow of freshly brewed coffee and tea), $48++ (4 to 12-years-old)
For enquiries and reservations, please contact Yan Ting at (65) 6506 6887, email yanting@stregis.com or visit www.yantingrestaurant.com

7. Spuds & Aprons, for dining with a view

Spoil mum this Mother's Day with a delectable lunch this special occasion at Spuds & Aprons ‒ the newest dining spot at the top of Mount Faber. Dishes on the menu include Grilled Prawn with Lemongrass, Superior Seafood Pumpkin Soup, and Braised Beef Cheeks with Dashi Stock and Shoyu.

Date: May 11, 2014
Time: 12pm to 2:30pm
Address: 109 Mt Faber Road, Singapore 099203
Price: $42++
For reservations, please call +65 6377 9688 or email customerservice@mountfaber.com.sg

8. Balzac Brasserie & Bar, for French style

What better way to pamper beloved mum than to take her away from the daily grind with a sumptuous meal of authentic French cuisine, savoured in the cosy decor of the Parisian style restaurant Balzac Brasserie & Bar. The Mother's Day Brunch Special is bound to satify mum's every cravings with free flow of Oysters, Smoked Salmon & Pan-Fried Foie Gras and three amazing choices for mains, including the Cochon Braise Aux Pommes De Terre Sautees - Braised Spanish Pork with Sauteed Potato and Natural Jus, served in a cocotte.

Date: May 11, 2014
Time: 11am to 3pm
Address: 9 Bras Basah Road, Singapore 189559
Price: $88++
For reservations, please call +65 6336 0797 or email reservations@balzacbrasserie.com

9. The White Rabbit, for a brunch with the family

Mums will be spoiled for choice at the White Rabbit's Mother's Day Buffet Brunch where fresh oysters and lobsters on ice begin the feast, along with a spread of delectable appetisers such as kingfish ceviche with caviar and poached pears and rocket. A live station will serve eggs in any style a la minute. Mothers will also be pampered with a free makeover at the makeover booth and nail bar by Luxola while the kids enjoy themselves on the bouncy castle.

Date: May 11, 2014
Time: 10.30am to 3.30pm
Address: 39C Harding Road, Singapore 249541
Price: 12 & above $108++(additional $78++), 6-11 $58++, under 6 free when accompanied by paying adult
For reservations, call +65 9721 0536, or visit www.thewhiterabbit.com.sg

10. Senso Ristorante & Bar, for the best of Italian cuisine

Treat mum to a gastronomic experience with the Mother's Day Brunch at Senso Ristorante & Bar, featuring an extensive selection of Italy's finest and freshest produce; salads, antipasti, hot mains, pasta, desserts and more Italian classics paired with free flow of Italian bubbly. As part of the series of monthly themed brunches, the Mother's Day Brunch will include special Spring ingredients such as the White Asparagus, and a Senso surprise for mum.

Date: May 11, 2014
Time: 11.30am to 2.30pm Address: 21 Club St, 069410
Price: $148++ (with Ca' del Bosco Franciacorta Sparkling wine, Italian wines and beers)
For reservations, please call +65 6224 3534, email reservations@senso.com.sg or book online at www.senso.sg

11. KI-SHO, for fine-dining Japanese cuisine

Mummy dearest deserves only the finest so pamper her with a special Mother's Day lunch or dinner at one of Singapore's finest Japanese omakase restaurants. A luxurious gourmet experience befitting a queen, guests seated in Ki-sho's elegant zen-inspired dining room will get to indulge in all senses as they watch the affable Chef Kazuhiro prepares the sumptuous dishes before their very eyes. Highlights of the six-course meal include Uni Rice with Otoro and Ikura. The multi-textural contrast in the dish will delight and intrigue even the most jaded palate, as creamy sea urchin is served with premium quality Japanese rice, and artfully layered with crispy toasted nori, melt-in-the-mouth chopped otoro and glistening pearls of salmon roe.

Date: May 11, 2014
Address: 29 Scotts Rd Price: $200++(lunch), $300++(dinner)
For reservations, email reservation@ki-sho.com.sg or call (+65) 6733 5251

12. The Knolls At Capella Hotel Singapore, for lovers of flowers

For Mother's Day, the Mediterranean restaurant, The Knolls, at Capella Hotel Singapore will be transformed into a beautiful bustling garden of flowers where guests can design and create their own unique floral bouquets for their mothers. Adding to the Spring floral theme, the Mother's Day Brunch at The Knolls will feature seasonal highlights such as a Slow roasted Dutch milk-fed Veal chop, scented with seasonal flowers.Mother's Day Brunch menu also includes an assortment of floral themed desserts with each item featuring a unique flower.

Date: Sunday, 11 May 2014
Address: Singapore 098297 Price: $228++ (with free flow wines and champagne), $188++ (with free flow soft beverages and fresh juices), $118++ (7 to 12 years-old), $78++ (4 to 6 years-old)
For reservations, call +65 6591 5046 or email knolls.singapore@capellahotels.com

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