Remember, it’s not about you this Mothering Sunday, it’s about your Mum (aka Mam). Of course there’s loads of places you can take her in Newcastle. So, to help you choose, we’ve compiled a list of Five great deals in order to treat your dearest this Mother’s Day
1.) Mams’ time to shine with a free sparkling cocktail at Sohe
Spice things up with a mix of Asian fusion dishes from Sohe’s special Mother’s Day menu, with flavoursome offerings including chicken satay, duck dim sum, pad Thai and phanaeng curry. If there’s room for something sweet, choose from vanilla bean cheesecake and stem ginger cake with peanut butter ice cream and toffee sauce. The woman of the moment will also be spoiled with a free sparkling cocktail when ordering from the Mother’s Day special menu.
£19.90 for two courses and £23.50 for three courses. Call 0191 281 8161 for bookings.
2.) Enjoy afternoon tea with a twist at 97 & Social
Forget traditional afternoon tea and treat Mam to Tipsy tea, a unique take on a classic at gastro bar 97 & Social in Jesmond. A cocktail teapot is served accompanied by a selection of fresh sandwiches, cakes, macarons and special sweet surprises.
Tipsy Tea for one with a single teapot £9.95, for two with a double teapot £15.95, or for four with two double teapots £29.95. Available Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons from 12pm to 6pm. Call the team on 0191 281 1358 to book.
3.) Decadent dining at a royal Victorian hotel
Lay on a lavish three course Sunday lunch without lifting a finger at the Royal Station Hotel Newcastle’s Empire Restaurant. Lunch is served from 12pm to 3pm and features a variety of meats, fresh seasonal vegetables, roast potatoes and homemade Yorkshire puddings. Vegetarian options are also available.
£11.25 for three courses. Call 0191 232 0781 to reserve a table.
4.) Sunday lunch at a popular city centre eatery
Celebrate Mam at Bonbar and indulge in its Mother’s Day Sunday lunch. Mam will also be treated to a free glass of prosecco to add a dash of fizz to her special day. Favourites including smoked salmon, roast chicken with roast potatoes, Yorkshire puddings and fresh vegetables and Bonbar’s popular chocolate melting bomb are all available.
Two courses for £16 or three courses for £20. Call 0191 232 8695 to book a table.
5.) Take a break at a getaway Newcastle hotel
Breakfast in bed doesn’t get much better than in a comfy suite served up by professional chefs so why not say thank you to that lady in your life with an overnight stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Newcastle International Airport. For those who like less of a fuss, simply book in for brekkie or lunch at Fratello’s restaurant to enjoy some quality family time. Or if you’re feeling generous, your gateway to a city day break is right on your doorstep so throw in a flight to London, Dublin or further afield!
To make a hotel reservation, call 01661 824 266 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org and for restaurant enquiries, call Fratello’s on 01661 867 020.
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