April 29, 2015
Mother’s Day Events 2015 in Cape Town: What to do in the Mother City
You know which important day it is on Sunday 10 May, 2015, right? The one day of the year that you get to honour the number one woman in your life – it’s Mother Day, in beautiful Cape Town, the Mother City.
Spier wine farm
Eight, Spier’s farm-to-table restaurant, is having a Royal Breakfast for Mother’s Day. There is bubbly on arrival and a delicious hot English breakfast and a selection of continental platters with mini scones and pastries. All for R155 per person. Booking is essential.
Email them for more information or call the restaurant on 021 809 1188.
Also at Spier is the Mad Hatter’s Lunch Special at the Spier Hotel. There will be a buffet and some delicious desserts for all to enjoy. The price is R275 per person and R120 for kids under 12 years of age. Booking is essential.
To book, email them or call them on +27 (0)21 809 1100.
Lagoon Beach Hotel
The Brasserie Restaurant at the Lagoon Beach Hotel is hosting a Mother’s Day lunch buffet. It’s a three-course menu and there will be a welcome drink of Vredenhium Vredenvonkel or Appletiser on arrival. It is R300 per person, R110 for children 6 to 12 years of age and free for children under 12. Booking is essential.
Call them on +27 (0)21 528 2000 to make a reservation.
Tsogo Sun Southern Sun Cape Sun, Southern Sun Newlands, Southern Sun the Cullinan, Southern Sun Waterfront
These Tsogo Sun hotels are serving a traditional lunch buffet with treats for the whole family on Mother’s Day. Prices range from R195 to R290 and half price for children under 12 years of age. Booking is essential.
To book, call the hotel that you would like to have lunch at: Southern Sun The Cullinan +27 (0)21 415 4000, Southern Sun Cape Sun +27(0)21 488 5100, Southern Sun Newlands +27 (0)21 683 6562 and Southern Sun Waterfront +27 (0)21 409 4000.
Oude Werf Restaurant and Kleine Zalze wines
Oudewerf is offering a four-course lunch menu with optional wine pairing on Mother’s Day. You can look forward to dishes such as slow roasted duck leg served with a crusted potato fondant and caramalised banana pudding with Swiss meringue and caramel ice cream. The price is R295 per person or R380 with wine pairing. Booking is essential.
Call +21 (0)21 887 4608 or email the hotel.
City Sight Seeing Bus
If you buy your mom a ticket for the City Sight Seeing bus on 10 May, you get to go for free! The deal is basically that you purchase a 1-day adult bus ticket (only R170) and 2 kids under 18 go with free! Plus, mom will receive a free Mangwanani African Spa mini treatment while traveling between stops on the day. This special is available from City Sightseeing's Tour Office outside the Two Oceans Aquarium in the V&A Waterfront. No bookings are needed.
Click here for more information.
The Vineyard Hotel
There will be a three-course lunch at the Vineyard Hotel’s Square Restaurant. It’s R335 per son and you can look forward to feasting on dishes such as cured norwegian salmon with lime and black mustard seeds glaze, sumac roast beef fillet with saffron sweet potato fondant, baked chocolate pudding with almond praline crust and so much more. Booking is essential.
Drop them an email to make a booking.
The Townhouse Hotel
Mother’s Day guests will be treated to a special four-course menu at the Town House Hotel’s Trees restaurant by Michelin-trained Executive Chef Stefan Schmidt. To kick it off, there will be a choice of two hearty soups – either split pea with mint and beef dumplings, or creamy butternut and coriander with herbed croutons. This will be followed by a choice of starters, the main buffet meal and dessert in the form of a decadent chocolate tiramisu pie, which will be served with white and dark chocolate, a crushed nut sprinkle and chunky raspberry dip. Booking is essential.
Email or call the Townhouse Hotel on 021 465 7050 to make a booking.
A seven course meal for your mom? Sounds perfect, right? The set menu at La Mouette includes dishes such as sweet potato tempura, chestnut shortbread and kale chips roasted vegetables and so much more. Price is R350 per person and R550 with wine. There’s even a suprise gift in it for mom. Booking is essential.
Contact them on +27 (0)214330856 to make a booking.
Theatrical dining is a fun way to celebrate Mother’s Day. At Stardust, there is a three-course menu and live entertainment. Dishes include roast beef sirloin with wholegrain mustard and rosemary, white chocolate crème bulee and so much more. Booking is essential.
Contact them on +27 (0)21 462 7777
The Riverway café
This Hout Bay café is inviting moms to visit and enjoy a complimentary pink lemonade mimosa and a gorgeous cupcake. There are three sittings for Mother's Day at the Riverway Cafe and booking a spot in one of them is advisable.
Contact them on +27 (0)21 791 0565.