Brockley's Rivoli Ballroom is one of the capital's last remaining 1950s style ballrooms. Complete with thick velvet curtains, a stunning vaulted ceiling and intricate original details, this place regularly screens classic films, so whether your mum is more of a Pretty Woman kind of gal, or doesn't mind a bit of Fight Club, this quirky cinema experience is quite like no other.
Mother's Day in London 2020
When Mother's Day hits, you don't want to be caught unprepared, right? Boasting some of the most charming experiences in the UK, London is a hot to trot spot to spoil the most important lady in your life. Whether she's a cocktail craver, has a hankering for some sip-worthy afternoon tea, or is more than deserving of some nosh courtesy of the city's most beautiful restaurants, our guide on how to spend Mother's Day in London will do the hard work, leaving you to take all the credit - don't worry, mum's the word.
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A must for mum, this hilarious combination of immersive theatre and dinner is bringing Fawlty Towers to life. Sit down and enjoy a three-course meal as Basil, Sybil and Manuel attempt to host you (with, unsurprisingly, little success).
Usain Bolt's Tracks & Records restaurant is offering an exclusive Sunday roast menu this Mother's Day. Treat your special lady to a three-course meal complete with pan-fried sea bass topped with the chef's truffle pickle and melt in the mouth beef served alongside with all the trimmings - all for only £45 per person.
Give her the gift of afternoon tea with a twist as this unique experience gives you the chance to see London like never before. Not only will you tuck into an indulgent spread with cocktails on the rooftop terrace, but there's even a black cab tour of the city to start.
Mums like chocolate, mums also like cocktails... so where better to take your fave lady than The Chocolate Cocktail Club? A pop-up bar in the heart of Farringdon, this quirky spot is a dream for those with a sweet tooth - serving up a menu of salted caramel, mint and gingerbread infused sips.
Treat your mother to something a little more indulgent, as The Rubens at the Palace will be hosting a very special Mother's Day Family Sunday Roast. In the gorgeous setting of the English Grill, you'll feast on a selection of seasonal dishes with live jazz to soundtrack.
Is she the kinda woman who favours a cheeky slice over a fancy meal? Treat her to a mouthwatering meal at Radio Alice, where you can tuck into some of the tastiest slicest around, with a tonne of vegan, veggie and gluten-free options available too.
This Mother's Day, Marylebone restaurant TOKii will be treating the city's mums to a luxurious Asian dining experience (without breaking the bank). Give her a stunning three-course meal with a glass of fizz and a very special gift to take away for £49 per person.
Feast your way through acclaimed chef Marcus Wareing's tasty delights at his self-titled restaurant in Knightsbridge. Not only will you find seasonal dishes and quality cooking, but there's even a chef's table for the ultimate foodie experience.
The newest member of the B&H group, Bourne & Hollingsworth Garden Room is a stunning rooftop restaurant located in the heart of the West End. The perfect spot for some pre-theatre dining, the early evening menu here includes two courses for only £19.
Head over to Chai Ki Canary Wharf this Mother's Day where they'll have a very special offer on for you and mama to enjoy. Tuck into three delicious courses of dishes from across the Indian sub-continent, complete with a complimentary apertivo on arraival.
It only seems right to celebrate Mother's Day with a trip to the fittingly-named Mthr. Located on the 20th floor, this stunning Canary Wharf restaurant offers cityscape views. Take your pick from a delicious bottomless brunch or tuck into a mouth-watering Sunday roast.
Take your mother to a treasure trove of kitsch niknaks, retro furnishings and cocktails served in teapots this Mother's Day. Little Nan's is always a brilliantly quirky alternative when it comes to boozy brunches or afternoon tea, with tasty plates, cracking concoctions and a pop-heavy soundtrack.
Sat atop the five star Vintry and Mercer Hotel, Mercer Roof Terrace is pulling out all the stops this Mother's Day. Hosting a sumptuous three-course set menu, you and your number one lady can take in the stunning panoramic views while tucking into dishes such as the beef wellington, saddle of lamb or beetroot tartar - all washed down a with a complimentary glass of Champagne.
Looking for something a little different? Take to the waters for this epic boat cruise and party past all of London's most iconic sites. Not only will you be treated to a buffet meal, four hours of floating fun and a DJ playing all the anthem, but you'll also be offered free entry for a nearby club if you and mum feel like keeping the party going.
Spend a special Mothering Sunday at Marylebone's Roti Chai. The gorgeous Indian restaurant is promising you an evening session of relaxed soul food in the form of their four-course feast menu - for just £38 - complete with an arrival apperitivo.
Treat your mum to something special with a trip to Steak & Lobster this Mothering Sunday. Enjoy buttery lobster and juicy steaks, alongside an excellent array of cocktails, washed down with some of the finest fizz in the biz.
Get your mum's pulse racing this Mother's Day with an unforgettable trip down the Thames on a high-powered speedboat. Watch the sunset over the capital's most iconic buildings as you hurl past, listening to music and sipping on cocktails courtesy of the London Cocktail Club.
Go one step further than your classic bunch of flowers offering and instead make your mum a stunning hand-tied bouquet at the Petersham Nurseries. Or better yet, book for you both to go and spend the evening together learning all about the art of flower arranging in the stunning surroundings of this cosy Covent Garden deli.
Serata Hall is a stunning Shoreditch restaurant and bar, perfect for a spot of mid-morning brunch or an early evening tipple. And for those with a hankering for all things gin? This place runs regular masterclasses, teaching you all about the art of gin blending and cocktail making (with a fair few tasters along the way).
Head to your nearest Cabana for the chance to treat your mama to something a little special this March 22nd. For less than £20 you can tuck into three courses of Cabana classics, from palmito fries and crispy cauliflower to warm caramel brownies, all washed down with a glass of fizz.
Whether she's a stickler for a soggy bottom or a Welsh cake whizz, this is the ultimate gift for any mum. Show your mama just how far you've come since those beans on toast uni days by taking to the Tooting tent for 90 minutes of competitive baking.