There are so many lovely places to treat your mother for Mother’s Day around Ireland; Travel2ireland has picked a few that we love. Hopefully there will be a place near you, where you can treat the special person in your life for Mother’s Day. It is a lovely time to enjoy each other’s company in gorgeous surroundings.
Mother’s Day Treats around Ireland
Butler House, Kilkenny
This is the perfect place for a Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea. It is a ritual at Butler House and arguably one of the best in the country. Enjoy the splendour of large bay windows with castle views and the finest of locally sourced produce.
The Head Chef and his team have created a decadent menu filled with sweet and savoury delights. There is a choice of 16 bespoke teas and coffees, or you can add a glass of Prosecco for an extra special treat, book here.
Hardiman Hotel, Galway
The Hardiman Hotel in Galway has been taking care of Mums and important family occasions for over 170 years. It is the ideal place for lunch or afternoon tea to celebrate their day in the most elegant setting. The Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea comprises of a selection of delectable savoury and sweet treats created by Head Pastry Chef. Why not add a glass of bubbles for a Sparkling Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea?
There is also a special Mother’s Day lunch menu in the Gaslight Brasseries, full of tasty sweet and savoury dishes. And mothers will also receive a special gift on the day from The Hardiman, book here.
Montenotte Hotel, Cork
The indulgent afternoon tea is served in the rooftop Panorama Bistro, and it is a tasteful display of delicious treats, both savoury and sweet, with stunning views of the city. And if mum can’t make it to the hotel, you can always order Afternoon Tea to be collected and it will be presented in beautiful packaging, book here.
Grand Central Hotel, Belfast
Enjoy the best views of Belfast and beyond from the Grand Central’s sophisticated cocktail bar, the Observatory on the 23rd floor. Or you can choose to dine in the hotel’s Seahorse restaurant for an equally stylish and classy experience.
A gift for Mum plus live music accompanies some mouth-watering sweet and savoury delicacies, fine china and steaming pots of the finest teas from Kenya’s highlands and valleys of Assam. You can make the occasion even more special with a glass of Champagne, book here.
Great Southern Hotel Killarney, Co. Kerry
Your mother will love to escape reality for an hour or two and enjoy the time honoured tradition of Afternoon Tea in the luxurious surroundings of Great Southern Killarney. Afternoon tea has been served in the Great Southern Hotel since the Victorian times.
This weekend the GSH will be making a fuss of mothers. Afternoon Tea will be served beneath the gold gilded ceiling of The Garden Room restaurant. You can enjoy a selection of finger sandwiches & open sandwiches, delicious warm buttered scones with preserves and cream, assortment of pastries and sliced cakes all served with freshly brewed tea and coffee. Or opt for Sparkling Afternoon Tea to add a little sparkle to Mother’s Day. To reserve a table for Afternoon Tea, book here.
Talbot Hotel, Wexford
The family-run Talbot Hotel is an institution in Wexford and the Oysterlane Restaurant will be hosting a special lunch for Mother’s Day. Using only the finest ingredients, with the emphasis on fresh local produce, Head Chef Nigel Corbett has created imaginative and mouth-watering culinary delights making it the perfect choice for dining in Wexford. There will be a special gift for Mum too from the Talbot. Enjoy the afternoon exploring the quirky shops of Wexford town, book here.