Nestled in the heart of central London, the historic neighbourhoods of Regent Street and St James’s are the perfect place to spend Mother’s Day. You can go restaurant hopping, visit art galleries for a bit of culture, or enjoy a spot of shopping at one of the many flagship stores and boutiques in the area. Still need to pick up a Mother’s Day gift? You’ll be spoilt for choice with the many bespoke gift sets options on offer at these iconic shopping destinations.
Whether you’re treating your mother, grandma, stepmum, the mother of your children, your mother-in-law or anyone else, Regent Street and St James’s are here to help you celebrate in style. Plus, you’ll be able to enjoy exclusive Mother’s Day tasting menus and afternoon tea at some of your favourite restaurants too. Keep reading to see what’s on!
If you’re planning a Mother’s Day meal, you’ve come to the right place. Regent Street is home to world-class restaurants of the likes of Heddon Street Kitchen, Aqua, Brasserie Zédel, Heddon Yokocho and Sabor!
Bentley’s Oyster Bar & Grill will be serving a special Mother’s Day menu, while Madera at Treehouse London will be doing Sunday lunch with a Californian-Mexican twist on March 27. And if you can’t get enough of Treehouse, you should know that they’re also launching a monthly Chef’s Counter experience with their Head Chef, Ximena Gayosso. In this intimate dining experience, Ximena will prepare a seven-course tasting menu of contemporary takes on Mexican dishes in front of you at the counter, with perfectly paired tequila to top it off!
When you’re not indulging in a delicious dinner or sipping cocktails, you can wander the flagship stores like Burberry, Apple, and Bottletop. Why not shower your mum with L’Occitane gifts this Mother’s Day? Or make time for some self-care with your mum at wellness hotspots like Hotel Café Royal’s Akasha Spa, Glow Bar, Dry By and Third Space. If your mum’s a fitness fanatic you could even catch a class at Barry’s Bootcamp!
The one-of-a-kind neighbourhood of St James’s is the best spot to enjoy gorgeous global cuisine. Book a table at the likes of Cafe Murano, Milos and 45 Jermyn Street, or visit the foodie corner of St James’s Market where Ikoyi, Aquavit and Scully can be found.
Why not kick things off on Mother’s Day the right way with an unforgettable brunch? On Sunday, March 27, Farzi Café will be offering a tasty three-course brunch menu at £45 per person. Mums will also enjoy a complimentary sparkling cocktail and petit fours!
You’ll also find exclusive Mother’s Day offers at St James’s Hotel and Club on Sunday, March 27. Or book lunch at Seven Park Place to enjoy a four-course tasting menu at £75 per person, from the talented team led by Michelin-starred Chef, William Drabble and surprise your Mother with a £50 gift card from their partner, Swarovski too (terms & conditions apply).
Afternoon Tea is a Mother’s Day staple, and no one does it better than 1857 The Bar. There, you can treat your mum to a quintessentially British Afternoon Tea at £40 per person and a £25 gift card from Swarovski (terms & conditions apply).
Perhaps your mum is all about the Sunday Roast? Treat her to a traditional roast at The Game Bird at The Stafford, with three courses including the classic roast British grass-fed beef with all of the trimmings. Dessert is an indulgent sticky toffee pudding mousse with salt milk ice cream and chocolate wafers – sounds delicious! Plus, any mum dining at The Game Bird on Mother’s Day will be treated to a glass of Nyetimber Classic Cuvee free of charge…because they deserve it!
The St James’s foodie experience doesn’t end there. With plenty of specialist boutiques to explore like the world-famous Paxton & Whitfield, Prestat Chocolates and Fortnum & Mason’s Food Hall, you’ll find a mouthwatering paradise in this sought-after corner of London.
After you’ve eaten your fill, why not visit one of the art galleries in the area like ICA, Christie’s and White Cube. Or you could shop for high-quality gifts at leading designer and independent shops, Luca Faloni, Emma Willis and Harvie & Hudson.