Did you know that the 21st day of March is celebrated as mother’s day across the Arab world?
If it’s been a while since you last planned something for your Mom, well, this is the year to make up for it by making sure that you give her the best mother’s day celebration yet.
Too busy to do the research? Don’t worry because we got you covered with the best places and the best things that you can do to treat your Mom.
Best Places to Eat on Mother’s Day
What better way to treat your Mom on mother’s day than with a sumptuous meal? Here are the best places in Dubai for lunch, dinner and even afternoon tea with your Mom.
Bread Street Kitchen & Bar
Address: Atlantis the Palm – Crescent Road – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Contact details: +971 4 426 2626
- 19th March from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
- AED 150 per adult
- AED 70 for kids aged 4-11
Is your Mom a Master Chef fan? A special lunch at Gordon Ramsay’s Bread Street Kitchen & Bar on mother’s day will surely make you earn the title of favorite child.
Located in Atlantis the Palm, the restaurant brings you classic British dishes in an industrial-style environment inspired by the original restaurant in London.
Of course, the man behind the restaurant needs no introduction, and so are his classic dishes.
If Mom has been binge watching Master Chef or Hell’s Kitchen, beef wellington, scallops and salmon should stand out from the menu.
But for mother’s day, Bread Street Kitchen & Bar takes things up a notch with a special roast – yes, with all the trimmings – for the ultimate mother’s day lunch, British-style.
Mom gets to choose between a beef, chicken or lamb roast served with savoy cabbage, roasted carrots and parsnips, and duck fat roasted potatoes.
Of course, you can’t forget about the traditional Yorkshire pudding to cap off a great British mother’s day lunch.
Give Mom the ultimate day off by upgrading your meal with two signature cocktails for AED 70.
Maison Mathis – Voco The Palm
Address: Palm West Beach – Palm Jumeirah – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Contact details: +971 4 249 5502
- 19th March from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
- AED 220 per person with soft drinks
- AED 300 per person with house beverage package
What better way to celebrate Mom than with a hint of nostalgia? Maison Mathis is all about food that reminds you of grandma’s cooking, making it one of the best places for mother’s day in Dubai.
Highlighting the best of Europpean cuisine, the restaurant serves simple comfort food and some of the best breads in the city. And being located in Palm Jumeirah, you also get the best views as you enjoy your food.
For mother’s day, Maison Mathis offers a barbeque brunch, so Mom can skip cooking for breakfast and enjoy a special meal on her day off.
She gets to choose her favorite salad for starters and move on to the best mains including prawns and steaks.
Then, she gets treated to a beautiful Italian panna cotta to end an amazing brunch before you continue on with the rest of your treat for her.
To really give Mom the day off, ask the staff for kids’ activities during brunch to keep the little ones entertained while Mom enjoys her treat.
Address: Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Bearch Resort & Marina – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Contact details: +971 4 511 7373
- 18th March to 21st March from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
- Starts at AED 145 per person
Does Mom love afternoon tea? There’s no better place to enjoy it for mother’s day in Dubai than Bounty Beets, the restaurant for those who enjoy organic and gluten-free food.
Located in Dubai Marina, the restaurant offers stunning views of the water to make Mom feel like she’s in the French Riviera while sipping her favorite tea.
Of course, you can’t have a par-tea without some sandwiches and cakes. But Mom doesn’t need to feel guilty because at Bounty Beets, these treats are all gluten-free and absolutely healthy.
Does Mom have a pet that she can’t leave at home? Don’t worry because Bounty Beets is a pet-friendly restaruant with a separate play area for furry friends.
Address: Fashion Avenue – Dubai Mall – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Contact details: +971 4 266 8169
- 21st March from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM
- AED 185 for two people
Taking Mom on a shopping spree on mother’s day in Dubai? Start your day right with a special brunch at Table Otto at the massive Dubai Mall.
What makes this restaurant special? Simple – it combines both Italian and French cuisines with American influences in an elevated fine dining atmosphere that Mom will surely love.
Table Otto has a special mother’s day set brunch that includes favorites like the baked Greek feta spanakopita, mini paratha wrap, Turkish menemen and baked mushroom eggs and truffle hummus.
These treats will surely fuel Mom up for a day of retail therapy at the biggest mall in the city.
Don’t forget to treat Mom to some caffeine fix with Table Otto’s famous fresh coffee.
Address: Sheraton Grand Hotel – Trade Center 1 – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Contact details: +971 4 503 4444
- 21st March from 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM
- AED 150 per person
Mom can’t decide what to eat? It’s mother’s day so let her have all her cravings at Feast Restaurant, one of the best buffet places to visit on mother’s day in Dubai.
Whether Mom’s craving for pasta, curry, sushi or Chinese food, you’ll surely find something she’ll enjoy because Feast serves cuisines from more than 11 countries around the world.
But this isn’t your typical buffet because everything at Feast is prepared fresh in one of the many live cooking stations at the restaurant.
The best part is, your Mom can enjoy all the food she wants for free as a special treat on mother’s day! How cool is that?
Feast Restaurant has limited slots for its special mother’s day brunch. So, make sure to book a table ahead of time.
Best Mother’s Day Activities in Dubai
Why stop at lunch or dinner when you can give your Mom the full mother’s day experience? We rounded up some of the best activities that you and your bestfriend will surely enjoy.
Join a paint and grape class
Address: InterContinental Dubai Marina – Marina Bay Central – Dubai Marina – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Contact details: +971 58 542 4151
- 21st March from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
- AED 340 per person
With everything that your Mom’s doing, she deserves some time to focus on being creative. And the best way to do it is with a paint and grape class on mother’s day in Dubai.
For this special day, We Love Art offers a special guided painting class that you can enjoy with your Mom.
Spend the afternoon getting lost in the middle of creating your masterpiece while enjoying some canapes and wine because we all need that energy boost, don’t we?
After all that work, you get to take home your artwork to remind you of this amazing day with the most special woman in your life.
Want Mom to pursue painting as a hobby? Gift her a special Artbox from We Love Art’s shop that contains everything she needs to create a new masterpiece.
Release some stress at a smash room
Address: The Smash Room – Umm Suqeim Road – Al Quoz 4 – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Contact details: +971 4 339 7810
- 12:30 PM to 10:00 PM from Monday to Thursday
- 12:30 PM to 11:00 PM from Friday to Sunday
- Starts at AED 99 per person
If your Mom’s been feeling extra stressed lately, let her release all those stresses with a good smashing session at The Smash Room for mother’s day in Dubai.
For sure, she’ll love the idea of smashing printers, TVs, computers and other appliances to her heart’s content to let all her pent up frustrations and stresses out.
She can even bring her own items to smash if she’s been keeping some stuff at home. Think of it as your Mom de-stressing and decluttering your house in one go!
And because it’s mother’s day, the Smash Room will give your Mom an extra DVD printer to smash for free.
Does your Mom enjoy this activity? Let her smash her heart out whenever she feels stressed by giting her with an annual membership at the Smash Room.
Pamper your Mom with the ultimate spa retreat
Address: The St. Regis – Downtown Dubai – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Contact details: +971 4 512 5566
- 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM daily
- AED 1,110 per person
After everything she’s done for you, Mom definitely deserves the royal treatment with the ultimate spa package at The St. Regis Spa for mother’s day in Dubai.
Of course, you have to be in on the fun too with a mother-daughter date that includes an hour of relaxing massage, an afternoon tea for two and access to the hotel’s pool.
The St. Regis Spa is one of the best in the city with treatments inspired by the great Caroline Astor who knew luxury, taste and opulence like the back of her hand.
Feeling fancy? Upgrdare your Mom’s experience by booking more treatments including the famous Illuminate and Lift and Opulent Relaxation.
Enjoy a luxurious mani-pedi
Address: Dubai Festival City Mall – Dubai – United Arab Emirates
Contact details: 800-NBAR
- 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM daily
- Starts at AED 195 for a manicure
To cap off a great mother’s day celebration in Dubai, you have to take your Mom to a mani-pedi date at one of the many N.Bar branches across the city.
Dubbed as one of the best nail bars in Dubai, N.Bar has different types of manicures, pedicures, waxing treatments and facials to give your Mom a fresh look.
For mother’s day, N.Bar treats mothers with discounts on its services and even a complimentary glass of Wild Idol’s sparkling rose.
Book a mother-daughter mani-pedi date at N.Bar and even have matching nail colors to commemorate this special day with your beloved best friend.
After your mani-pedi date, let your Mom shop for personal care products at N.Bar, so she can add more products to try as part of her skincare routine.