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Published April 25th 2018
Breakfasts, brunches, bubbles and buffets for mum
We all love to spoil mum on Mother's Day, which this year falls on Sunday 13 May. While we know she enjoys those home-cooked breakfasts in bed, maybe a leisurely breakfast or brunch at one of Brisbane's many excellent hotels or restaurants would be a relaxing culinary alternative for the whole family, and without the washing up.
At this special Mother's Day buffet in the Sofitel's popular Thyme˛ restaurant, you and mum can treat yourselves to a range of savoury and sweet breakfast options, as well as French pastries, juices, free flow sparkling wine and barista coffee.
Time: 6:30am - 10:30am with sparkling wine served from 9am - 10:30am Price: Adults: $55 per person; Children (5 - 12 years): $27 per person Bookings: Book online here. Download their Mother's Day brochure here.
At Treasury mum can enjoy breakfast in autumn al fresco perfection at the Treasury Hotel Courtyard. You can tuck into bacon and eggs, pancakes, waffles, juice and more. Mum gets a special treat with a FREE mimosa cocktail. There are also activities for kids including boat racing, craft tables and face painting.
Time: There are 3 seatings - 8am to 10am, 8.30am to 10.30am and 9am to 11am. Price: Adults $49pp, Children (6 -17 years) $24.50pp*, Children five years and under are free Bookings: Book online here.
If your mum's never been to Cloudland then this Mother's Day is the time to take her. The whole family can enjoy a buffet lunch in Rainbow Room (Top Level). There will be a dedicated kid's area on the Rooftop Terrace and discounted parking will be available at Chinatown Secure Parking
Time: from 11am to 3pm Cost: $69 Adults; $49 Children (13 – 17 years); $39 Children (8 – 12 years); $19 Children (3 – 7 years) Bookings: Book online here.
This one has Mother's Day breakfast on the terrace with a spectacular view or in the beautiful dining room. The special breakfast menu will be offered from 9am. Indulge in juice, yoghurt and pastries, as well as a choice of poached eggs, trout or the Customs House Breakfast.
Time: From 9am Cost: $48 per person (includes one espresso coffee or tea) Bookings: Call (07) call 3365 8921. Download the menu here.
Choose from lunch at The Brasserie on the River or in the River Room. You'll receive a welcome drink and then enjoy the buffet with fresh seafood, hot and cold treats and sumptuous desserts.
Time: 12.30pm-3.00pm Cost: $110 per adult including a glass of sparkling wine, beer or a mocktail; $65 per teen (13-17 years) including a mocktail; & $45 per child (5-12 years) including a mocktail. Pre-payment is required. Bookings: Call (07) 3100 5749 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
This one is described as "3 hours of pure indulgence", and all with a killer view. Enjoy champagne, cocktails, cheese and charcuterie, and handmade chocolates, along with live entertainment. There will even be take-home treats for mum.
Time: 10am to 1pm Cost: Adults $69.00; Children (10-17 years) $30.00; Children (4-10 years) $20.00 Bookings: Book online here.