Mother's Day Dining Ideas

Eat, Sydney / 20 April 2016

Spoil your Mum this Mother’s Day!

There’s no one like your mum. So spoil her the right way this Mother’s Day and treat her to a fantastic foodie feast, served with a side of Sydney’s amazing views. Take your pick of breakfast, lunch or dinner at one of Sydney’s prime locations, with a lavish banquet prepared for you and your guests. These recommendations have got to win you that favourite child honour, but make sure you get in quick! Sunday 8th of May is fast approaching…

Mother's Day

360 Bar and Dining 

Take your Mother’s Day dining to new heights at 360 Bar and Dining and their amazing Mother’s Day three-course lunch. It’s a sure-fire way to prove your love, with their popular dishes of kingfish sashimi, handmade tagliatelle rague and honeycomb panna cotta on the menu. Mum can enjoy her complimentary glass of wine as you gaze upon all that Sydney’s got to offer, hundreds of metres off the ground!
360 Bar and Dining
Sydney Tower Dining, Sydney Westfield Centre, Between Pitt & Castlereagh Streets, Sydney
Cost: $99 per adult and $45 per child.
To book phone, 02 8223 3883 or email
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Sydney Tower Buffet 

Prepare to enter full food-coma mode after you step out of the Sydney Tower Buffet, also perched high among the masses in Sydney Tower. This fine venue is offering the ultimate international dining experience for either lunch or dinner. Sydney Tower Buffet features over 50 prepared dishes with an array of different cuisine from modern Australian, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, and Thai, as well as fresh seafood and more. Your Mother’s Day ticket will also provide you access to the coveted dessert station with so many goodies to devour.
Sydney Tower Buffet 
Sydney Tower Dining, Sydney Westfield Centre, Between Pitt & Castlereagh Streets, Sydney
$85 per adult and $27.50 per child (3-12 years old)
To book, phone 02 8223 3800 or email
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Centennial Parklands Dining 

In one of Sydney’s most iconic gardens, you can lavish mum in style at Centennial Parklands Dining. The prestigious venue is putting on The Parkland’s Breakfast Feast, with a glass of bubbly on arrival and a brekky that includes an array of breakfast goodies! Treat you and your mum to mini macaroons, mezze platters, pastries and even an egg station, with all the trimmings! Or if you’d rather let Mum sleep in, they are also hosting a Shared Lunch Feast, with a grazing menu of charcuterie platters, fresh seafoods, salads and so much more.
Centennial Parklands Dining 
Centennial Parklands Dining, Grand Drive, Centennial Park
The Parkland’s Breakfast Feast: 7:30am – 11am
Cost: Adult: $55, Child: $25
Shared Lunch Feast: 12pm – 4pm 
Cost: Adult: $95, Child $45 per child.
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Eat Drink, Western Foyers – Sydney Opera House

Lauren Murdoch, previously from Merivale’s Lotus Bistro and Ash St Cellar fame leads the kitchen at Eat Drink, Western Foyers. And for Mother’s Day, she’s preparing a luncheon of epic proportions, inside Sydney’s most treasured icon, the Opera House. Enjoy a two-course meal for your mum and family, and you enjoy exquisite views of the Sydney Harbour and skyline. Each guest will also get a complimentary glass of bubbles while you dine, to make the day extra special.
Eat Drink, Western Foyers 
Western Boardwalk, Sydney Opera House, Sydney
Cost: $47 per person
To book, phone 02 9250 7220 or email
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Botanic Gardens Restaurant

A divine champagne breakfast awaits you and your special lady at Botanic Gardens Restaurant this Mother’s Day. In the open-air restaurant among lush surrounds, enjoy a banquet of delights with either breakfast or a four-course lunch, with lots of flowing champagne. Expect fresh, locally sourced food, that really impresses with some modern Australian flair.
Botanic Gardens Restaurant 
Botanic Gardens Restaurant, Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney
Breakfast: 7.30am – 9am & 9.30am – 11am
Cost: Adults: $30, Child (under 12): $15
Dinner: 11.30am – 1.30pm & 2pm – 4pm
Cost: Adult$95.00, Concession (under 18): $55, Child (Under 12): $30
To book, phone 1300 550 419 or email or to book the 11.30am to 1.30pm session, click here.
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The Pavilion on the Domain 

Just five minutes walk from the Sydney CBD, The Pavilion on the Domain is a prime location for Mother’s Day. A three-course lunch will be waiting for you, featuring seasonal, modern Australian food among the skyscrapers of Sydney. Mum’s the word with the menu at the moment but fingers crossed their twice cooked pork belly is on there. Not only lunch but your mum will also receive a special gift from the restaurant as well (just in case you forget yours.)
The Pavilion on the Domain 
The Pavilion, 1 Art Gallery Road, Sydney 
Lunch: 12pm onwards
Cost: Adult: $90, Concession (13 – 17 years old):$60, Child (under 12): $25
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The Avalon 

Celebrate Mother’s Day by the sea at The Avalon, over in the Northern Beaches. For the early risers, drink freshly-squeezed juice and enjoy signature dishes of chorizo breakfast omelettes, or French toast with organic maple syrup and more. Or kick back and enjoy the Grazing lunch featuring an entire buffet of fresh Australian produce and seafood, with champagne to match!
The Avalon On the Beach
Avalon Beach, NSW 
Grazing Feast Lunch – 11.30am – 3pm.
Cost$65 per adult (aged 12 plus), $25 per child (5-12 years old)
To book, phone 02 8023 7685 or email

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WATT, Brisbane 

Or maybe mama wants to get outta town for the weekend? In that case, we suggest booking a trip to Bris-Vegas, and more importantly booking your spot at WATT bar and kitchen. The spot, right on the banks of Brisbane River is known all around town for their edgy cocktails and food, great for sharing. Hosting this special breakfast for Mother’s Day, WATT will treat your mum to a breakfast and smoothie from their newly-introduced Farmers Kitchen. Or shout mum to a two or three course lunch, featuring many popular menu items, paired with Mumm Champagne (what else?)
Lower Ground Brisbane Powerhouse, Lamington Drive New Farm, Brisbane 
Cost: Breakfast: $24.50, Lunch: two courses for $55 or three courses for $65


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