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Mother’s Day 2019: A fail-proof list on where to dine


By Ronn Tan

Mother’s Day 2019: A fail-proof list on where to dine

1. Sunday Brunch in Kwee Zeen at Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara

mothers day sofitel kl 2019

At Kwee Zeen, the hotel’s all-day dining restaurant, you will find the ideal spot to shower your mum with love. Every Sunday in the month of May, expect a sumptuous spread of cuisines that includes Japanese, Chinese, Western and Italian. Expect artisan cheeses, local dishes, and fresh seafood on ice. Moreover, the Mother’s Day brunch also comes with bottomless alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

Highlights: Look out for the fresh seafood on ice, which includes mussels and oysters.

Price: RM188 nett per adult | RM94 nett per child | For every four paying guests, one mum dines free

Availability: 1 May – 31 May 2019, every Sunday

Contact: [email protected] | 03 2720 6688


2. Dim Sum Brunch Special at Hilton Petaling Jaya

At Toh Yuen, treat mum to an oriental day out with a brunch special of dim sums. Look forward to a decadent variety of well-loved favourites such as steamed prawn dumplings, pan fried radish cakes, and glutinous rice with chicken. In addition to that, show off your mother-child chemistry by taking part in the dim sum-making competition.

Highlights: The Rose Bun is a Mother’s Day exclusive, so don’t miss out.

Price: RM95 nett per adult, RM48 nett per child

Availability: 12 May 2019

Contact: [email protected] | 03 7955 9122


3. Communal Galore at Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur

This Mother’s Day, celebrate the glory of motherhood at Horizon Grill. Indulge your mother in the restaurant’s 4-course menu consisting of classic French cuisine. Heighten the culinary experience by pairing the meal with Voga Italia Prosecco. For those who prefer non-alcoholic beverages, there will be a free flow of Honey Strawberry Coolers.

Highlights: The super fresh seafood dishes are incomparable.

Price: RM588 per group (2-3 pax), RM888 with wine pairing

Availability: 12 May 2019

Contact: [email protected] | 03 2113 1821


4. Mother’s Day Omakase at Nobu Kuala Lumpur


Fuse the elements of an amazing city skyline with top-notch food and you will find yourself at Nobu. This Mother’s Day, Executive Chef Philip Leong formulates a 7-course Omakase Menu fit for the poise and grace of mothers. From Fluke Sashimi to smoked salmon to Wagyu Short Rib to Kuromitsu ice-cream, this is bound to be a divine experience for mothers.

Highlights: The ‘Cauliflower Steak’ Smoked Salmon, Walnut Almond Financier and Kuromitsu ice-cream, as well as Seared Bonito Tataki are clear-cut winners.

Price: RM500++ per person

Availability: 3 May – 12 May 2019

Contact: [email protected] | 03 2164 5084


5. Afternoon Tea and Exclusive Mother’s Day Pastries at Ladurée Malaysia


Among the extensive list of names synonymous with class and finesse, Ladurée is definitely part of the prestige group. This Mother’s Day, the French pastry house has formulated two exclusive desserts. One of the two is the Fleur de Coquelicot (Poppy Flower Cake), which consists of poppy mousse, white chocolate petals, almond biscuit, and candied raspberry center. Moreover, treat your mother to the La Vie en Rose pastry—made with raspberry confit and almond cream—which is only available from 10 to 12 May. In addition to that, for high tea cravings, Ladurée Malaysia will also be serving an afternoon for two, with taste bud pleasers ranging from scones to macarons to lunch-sized pastries.

Highlights: Look forward to the mini Ispahan, Plaisir Sucre, and the infamous macarons.

Price: RM180 (afternoon tea for two)

Availability: 10 May – 12 May 2019 (La Vie en Rose pastry)

Contact: [email protected] | 03 2110 3747


6. Mother’s Day buffet at InterContinental KL

If you’re on the look out for an ethereal spot to take your mum to this Mother’s Day, the exquisite buffet at the hotel’s Serena Brasserie ticks all the boxes. Be prepared to dine in a food utopia as you and your mum indulge in a diverse selection of cuisines, ranging from fresh seafood to Malaysian favourites to sashimi prepared fresh right in front of you. There is no better way to strengthen the bond with mum than a sublime food fare such as this.

Highlights: Be prepared to revel in a seafood galore with options such as fresh prawns, crabs, and sashimi.

Price: RM148 per adult, RM75 per child (50% off for mums with 4 paying adults)

Availability: 12 May 2019

Contact: [email protected] | 03 2782 6000 


7. Mom – You’re Everything! buffet at Concorde Kuala Lumpur


Your mother is your rock and the first one to fill your heart. Display your gratitude towards her at Melting Pot Cafe’s Mother’s Day special buffet. Expect an opulent spread of delicious edibles.

Highlights: The beef wellington with black pepper sauce and sautéed potato does not only stand out, the dish tastes otherworldly.

Price: RM70 nett per person

Availability: 11 – 12 May 2019

Contact: [email protected] | 03 2717 2233


8. Afternoon tea with mum at Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur


At the hotel’s Lobby Lounge, bring mummy to a presentation of an epic afternoon tea. Expect tastebud-satisfying yummies, such as Pistachio Madeleine,Mini Reuben Sandwich, and Crystalised Rose. On top of an already inviting offering, there are exclusive cookies crafted specially for mothers. If that does not cause salivation, nothing will!

Highlights: Some favourites include Coconut & Poppy Seed Scones, Smoked Chocolate Cigar, and Strawberry Charlotte .

Price: RM190 nett for two, RM320 nett for two (with two glasses of Sparkling Wine Prosecco)

Availability: 1 May – 30 June 2019

Contact: [email protected] | 03 2074 3900


9. Mother’s Day 3-course meal at Roost Kuala Lumpur


For a unique night out with mummy dearest, why not treat her to Roost’s 3-course farm-to-fork menu? Mum will be able to indulge in their signature dishes made with ingredients that the restaurant grew themselves. A celebration here is symbolic because it highlights the relationship between a mother and a child, and how she raised him/her.

Price: RM128+ (Purchase two sets and get one complimentary set for mum)

Availability: 12 May 2019

Contact: 03 2201 1710


10. Eat For Love, Eat For Life buffet at Jogoya Starhill 


One of the most popular Japanese buffet joints in the city is Jogoya and this Mother’s Day, the restaurant has a special treat for the matriarchs of the world. Aptly coined “Eat for Love, Eat for Life”, mothers will be able to enjoy all the usual well-know food fare available at Jogoya but at a better price. That’s a steal!

Price: RM67.28 nett per person (lunch), RM39.90 nett per person (dinner), 50% off for senior citizens

Availability: 2 May – 27 June 2019

Contact: 03 2142 1268



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