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Dust off the feathers and sip cocktails this Mother's Day
After a morning of breakfasts and high teas, chocolates and pressies, it's time to spoil Mum with some adult fun. 1920's inspired restaurant and bar, Next Door Kitchen and Bar nestled in the heart of South Bank are hosting a very special day for Mums who enjoy a touch of elegance, class and feminine mischief.
Start your visit with a very special Chanel no.5 inspired champagne cocktail, then choose from one of the 1920's inspired share platters while you soak up the sophisticated ambience. Choose from favourites such as, the Gangster Chicken Wings, Pulled duck leg with creamed sweet corn puree and golden beets, Whiskey beef cheeks, Cured ocean trout with fennel, burnt vinigarette and high-end Ruffles. There are vegetarian and Gluten Free options too.
Delicious Desserts make a special Mother's Day treat
The dessert menu also looks fabulous, with offerings such as Dark Chocolate Marquis with Salted Caramel (GF), Lemon Curd Cheesecake with fresh berries and Vanilla Cotton Candy, and Toffee Pineapple upside down cake with pistachio Ice-cream, all for $14.50. Finish off with a coffee and Cheese Platter.
If you're just after drinks, then the extensive cocktail menu includes tempting sounding offerings such as "Flappers Fizz", "The Real McCoy" and "The Girl Next Door". Sample along with nibbles such as Fresh baguette, pepe saya butter & house made sardine butter for $9.50.
Support Hayley's Hope Charitable Foundation
All profits from the day will got towards Hayley's Hope Charitable Foundation, which has been established to support a young mother on the Sunshine Coast who suffers from lymphoma. Lymphoma is a cancer which causes white blood cells to behave abnormally causing the development of tumours. You can find out more about Hayley's Hope Here.
So this Mother's Day, dust off the feathers and get ready for some 1920's inspired fun. Treat your Mother to an occasion which she will remember, knowing you will be supporting an important cause. Next Door Kitchen and Bar are open for business from 11am, with dinner from 5pm. To book Mum in for Mother's Day lunch or dinner with a difference call (07) 3846 6678 or book online here.