1. White Rose Cafe
On a budget in this lean economic climate? No worries, the Mother’s Day High Tea Buffet (see main pic) at York Hotel’s White Rose Cafe rings in at a wallet-friendly $32 per pax. Enjoy free-flow local treats such as Kong Bak Pau (steamed buns hugging braised pork belly), Zhu Du Tang (pig’s stomach soup), Oyster Omelette and Laksa. There is also a dim sum station loaded with goodies like Har Gow (prawn dumplings) and Putu Mayam (steamed vermicelli with grated coconut and sugar), as well as more international stuff like Grilled Salmon Fillet with Teriyaki Sauce. For sweets, there’s a good mix of desserts including Muah Chee and Tiramisu Mousse Cake.
Available May 14, 3pm-5pm, York Hotel, 21 Mount Elizabeth, S228516. Tel: 6737-0511. www.yorkhotel.com.sg
2. Plentyfull x Dehesa
Here’s your chance to let mum sample two different restaurants’ nosh in one dinner. Spanish nose-to-tail eatery Dehesa collaborates with mod Western bistro Plentyfull for a two-night-only Mother’s Day dinner. The five-course feed ($95 per pax) includes dishes combining the two eateries’ flourishes, like Pig’s Skin Tagliatelle served with lobster tail and scallions for a starter. You can also enjoy Dehesa’s signature Crispy Pig’s Head with an egg yolk and madeira wine reduction as a main. Meanwhile Plentyfull puts its touch on the dessert called Snicker’s Bar, which is served with wild berries sorbet.
Available May 14 & 28, 7pm, Plentyfull, #01-79/80 Millenia Walk, 9 Raffles Blvd, S039596. Tel: 6493-2997. www.plentyfull.com
This Mediterranean restaurant is usually closed on Sundays, but will open for lunch this Mother’s Day. Pick from family-friendly sharing platters such as the Fadi Whole Organic Chicken ($78; feeds three), served with cauliflower, mashed potatoes and grilled muscat grapes, as well as Adriana’s Lasagna ($52; feeds two) which comes with prosciutto and chorizo. There’s also a decadent Egg Raviole ($28) paired with sweet-savoury brown butter ice cream. Oh, and the restaurant, located on the rooftop of the CapitaGreen building in the CBD, offers a stunning view of the cityscape.
Available May 14, 11.30am-2.30pm, #40-01 CapitaGreen, 138 Market St, S048946. Tel: 6635-8677. www.artemisgrill.com.sg