Where to celebrate Mother’s Day in Newcastle
Make this Mother’s Day a marvellous one in NE1 with our glorious guide to lavish Sunday lunches, glamorous afternoon teas and luxurious gifting inspiration. Here’s to all the mums, mams, nans and motherly figures across the North East!
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SLUG & LETTUCE
GIRLS JUST WANNA HAVE BRUNCH
When the working week is done... girls just wanna have brunch! Head over to the Quayside and settle in as the Slug & Lettuce serve up a fabulous Mother’s Day party packed full of bottomless drinks, scrumptious brunch, celebrity masks and fab live music from female bands covering 80s chart-busters through to 00s hits! This is sure to be a brunch like no other, so if your mam likes a boogie and a dash of bubbly with her brunch, then you’ve just got to get a table booked for this special event!
HARD ROCK CAFE
MIMOSAS FOR MAMS
Rock your mam’s socks off this Mother’s Day with a legendary burger and super tasty cocktail at Hard Rock Cafe! On the big day, the amazing folks at Hard Rock are also offering a free Mimosa for all the mammas that join them for Sunday lunch too! So why not treat your mam like the rockstar she is and show her a whole lotta love by booking a table.
MARCO PIERRE WHITE
MOTHER’S DAY THREE-COURSE SET MENU
You can trust Marco Pierre White to sweep your mum off her feet this year with their indulgent three course menu (sorry mams, the man himself won’t actually be there)! Nestled over on Fenkle Street, the team are laying on a fabulous set menu feast this Mother’s Day which is sure to go down a treat! Round up the important women in your life and enjoy everything from fresh smoked salmon to juicy sirloin beef with all the trimmings. Seal the deal with heavenly strawberries and cream (summer’s coming you know!) and you’re onto a winner! With a free Chase Distillery pink grapefruit cooler for the lady you’re celebrating as well, it’s the perfect way to enjoy a super Sunday here in NE1!
Afternoon Tea in one of the most stunning buildings in the entire city? Yes please! Newcastle Cathedral’s Café 16 is offering a one-of-a-kind Mother’s Day experience on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 March, letting you dine in style with glorious views of this historic building. Devour a delicious selection of delicate sandwiches and delectable sweet treats as well as a lush hot cuppa or glass of prosecco if you’re feeling adventurous!
Make this Mother’s Day a lavish family affair with a delicious Sunday lunch at The Maven inside The Vermont Hotel! Let the highly experienced chefs do the hard work, serving up three courses of mouth-watering plates to the most important woman in your life whilst she relaxes with a crisp glass of wine. A stunning Sunday dinner with all the trimmings in one of NE1’s most decadent venues? Sign us up!
Gorgeous gifting >>
Whose mam doesn’t love chocolate? It’s the go-to Mother’s Day gift for a reason and no one does it quite like Hotel Chocolat on Blackett Street! They’ve got hampers of the stuff, chocolates of every variety, a fizz collection and super indulgent tins of pink champagne truffles, just waiting for you! Actually, thinking about it, we might pop in and buy some of those for ourselves!
Your mam loves Fenwick and so do we! This Newcastle institution on Northumberland Street is the perfect place to pick up beautiful gifts this Mother’s Day. Looking for ideas? Try one of Fenwick’s signature luxury hampers, filled to the brim with a fine selection of Cartwright and Butlers’ best brews, crisp Rosemary focaccia bread thins, and sliced tangerine sweet treats. Simply stunning!
SERENITI SALT RETREAT
Treat your mam with a gorgeous trip to Sereniti Salt Retreat this spring, as this incredibly serene spa has returned to action with a fabulous new deal for their ground-breaking Halotherapy treatment room! The first of its kind in the North East, users can now enjoy an exclusive offer of 45 minutes for just £30, or upgrade to 5 sessions for £125 and save over £25 in the process (nice!). A fabulous treatment that’s great for helping with respiratory issues, skin ailments and known to give users a fantastic feel-good factor, make sure you take advantage of this mega offer for an uplifting boost!
PET LAMB PATISSERIE
Satisfy your mam’s sweet tooth this Mother’s Day with a sugary touch of heaven from the sweet treat queens over at Pet Lamb Patisserie! This Grainger Market favourite is stocked full of truly scrumptious brownies, cupcakes and amazingly delightful bakes. Not only do they look gorgeous, they taste fantastic too - result! We’re certain it’ll be love at first bite!
THE GLAMOROUS OWL
Travel down the cobbled streets of Old George Yard and pop into the award-winning Glamorous Owl to get your hands on some sublime handmade jewellery this Mother’s Day. Run by local silversmith Claire Chapman, you’ll find some amazingly unique pieces that’ll leave mam smiling ear to ear and you can even take part in a bangle making workshop. Everyone knows mums deserves jewellery as special as they are, that’s why The Glamorous Owl is a must visit!
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5TH AVENUE FLOWERS
Choose from tasteful bouquets and eye-catching arrangements over at flower emporium, 5th Avenue Flowers. Head here for bright hydrangeas and enchanting iris stems - they're guaranteed to delight mam!
Say it with a beautiful bunch of Mother's Day flowers from Katherine’s Florists. Situated over on Leazes Park Road, this gorgeous flower room has tons of pretty plants and bouquets to help make Mothering Sunday extra special!
O'BRIENS LOFT CONTEMPORARY FLORIST
Renowned for their incredible arrangements and eye-catching bouquets, make O’Briens top of your Mother’s Day gift quest this March!
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ULTIMATE SPA EXPERIENCE
Go all out with an incredibly luxurious and relaxing spa day with your special lady at Malmaison! Opt for the ultimate head-to-toe spa experience and enjoy an exfoliating salt scrub, full body massage with hot stones, a deluxe mani-pedi and lunch with a glass of fizz and chocolates! Give your mam a slice of spa heaven this Mother’s Day!
Don’t just buy your mam flowers this Mother’s Day, go the extra mile and invite her to Gusto’s spectacular floral workshop! Working with the award-winning Floral Quarter, the gang at Gusto are bringing you a hands-on florist experience that’ll see your leading lady create a bespoke hand-tied arrangement. They’re also providing you with a glass of fizz to make it that little bit more fun! Tickets are £40pp, grabs yours now and get floral!
THE BEAUTY BOX STUDIO EVENT
Mamma Mia! Fancy a lush afternoon of fizz, food and fabulous beauty products? What more could you want for an extra special Mother’s Day? Gino D’Acampo is hosting an opulent beauty event with The Beauty Box Studio on 29 March, featuring a luxury brand make-up masterclass, goodie bags, prosecco and tasty canapes. For just £50pp, you and your amazing mum can enjoy a day of total relaxation and beauty fun! ginodacampohotelsandleisure.com
Yas queen! It’s all going down at Boulevard this season and Mother’s Day is the perfect occasion to enjoy Newcastle’s top drag stars in their epic Spring Show! Expect glamorous gowns, spectacular sing-alongs and a dazzling show that your special lady will never forget. Now sashay away and book your tickets!