Treat the leading lady in your life right this 13 May, whether with some crispy pork belly, seafood, brunch or something a little more luxe for the ultimate foodie pampering experience.
For the meat-loving mum:
Oxwell & Co
Joining in the fun this weekend is Oxwell & Co, with quintessential British roasts. The 3-level restaurant-cum-rooftop bar is offering an exclusive Mother’s Day Roast menu offered from 12-5pm on 13 May. Order the Platter For 2/4/6 ($68/128/188), which features a Westholme Roast Tri-tip Beef (200/400/800g), Dingley Dell Pork Belly (150/200/400g), and a Herb-roasted Spring Chicken. (half/whole/whole). To round off the celebratory feast, each platter comes with brussels sprouts, carrots, roast potatoes, gravy & yorkies. Top up $8 per diner to enjoy a homemade apple crumble with vanilla ice cream, and if you’re up to it, splurge on a bottle of Mumm’s champagne ($110) for your mum, and raise a toast to your special lady. 5 Ann Siang Road. Tel: 6438 7036=
For the seafood-loving mum:
For the seafood-loving mum, Jamie’s Italian is the place to celebrate this special weekend. At the Vivocity outlet, mums can feast on the Mother’s Day Ultimate Seafood Plank ($108++), well-stocked with whole poached live Boston lobster, grilled sustainable Norwegian salmon skewers. Savour the accompanying truffled gnocchi and cheese, crispy golden fritto misto, and buttered minty peas, and pair the dishes with a trio of homemade Italian tartare, smoky romanesco and rose bechamel sauces.
At Jamie’s Italian Forum on Orchard Road, the indulgent Mother’s Day Lobster Ravioli with Seafood Bisque ($48.95++) is a highlight. Expect only the freshest flavours of the sea when you tuck into their homemade lobster ravioli, doused in a decadent bisque reduction and topped with pan-seared tiger prawns, scallops and asparagus atop a bed of celeriac mash. Available 11-13 May; Forum outlet: 12-11pm (Friday – Saturday), 12-10pm (Sunday); VivoCity outlet: 12-10pm (Friday – Saturday), 12-9pm (Sunday). 1 Harbourfront Walk #01-165/166/167, Vivocity. Tel: 6733 5500. 583 Orchard Road, #01-01/04 Forum Shopping Mall. Tel: 6655 7676
Hai Xian Lao
Another good seafood deal would be the Mother’s day promotion at Hai Xian Lao. From now till 20 May, order two live crabs for $28.80++ and enjoy them in any of these flavours – Black Pepper Crab, Salted-Egg Crab, and the ever-popular Chilli Crab. Diners can also enjoy free-flow refillable homemade drinks after the first purchase. To enjoy this offer, simply like and share their Facebook post. One redemption allowed per table. 8 Wilkie Road, Wilkie Edge. Tel: 6509 6194/9129 6625
For the buffet-loving mum:
With a complimentary glass of red or white in hand, mums dine for free with every three paying adults at Kuvo, exclusively from 5-13 May. Savour unlimited contemporary Chinese tapas, a la carte buffet-style, like Fish Maw Collagen Soup, Braised Pork Belly Roll with Yam, and Deep-fried Honshimeji Mushrooms with Golden Crumbs. Every diner also gets one serving of Braised Abalone and Superior Broth Rice with Truffle Oil, Steamed Blue Shell Mussels and Grilled Hokkaido Squid. There’s even Chilli Crab (minimum 4 diners)! Weekday dinner: $38/adult, $18/child; weekend lunch: $32/adult, $16/child; weekend dinner: $42/adult, $20/child. #02-01 Orchard Shopping Centre, 321 Orchard Road. Tel: 9277 3315/6733 8272
Say ‘Thanks mum!” with truly bountiful Mother’s Day feast at Royale Restaurant at Mercure Singapore Bugis. Featuring over 40 specialty dishes, the Mother’s Day Appreciation Buffet is bound to satisfy the foodie mum, with unlimited Alaskan Snow Crab Legs, Live Oysters, Assorted Dim Sum and more. Mum can indulge in both Asian & Western delights like Braised Beef Cheek with Madeira Wine, Oven-Baked Salt Crushed Whole Seabass Fillet and a citrus-spiked Oven-Baked Slipper Lobster with Mentaiko Sauce. The queen of your heart truly deserves the best, and that comes in the form of unlimited servings of luxurious Bird Nest Egg Tart and Durian Crème Brulee – a perfect way to end the meal on a sweet note. Available 13 May, Lunch: $68++ /adult, $34++/child between six to 12. Opt for $98++/adult for free-flow wines and beer. Mercure Bugis, 122 Middle Rd. Tel: 6521 6088