“Being a mother is an attitude, not a biological relation.”
Robert A. Heinlein
Mother’s Day is an opportunity to show the women who raised you just how much you appreciate them. While cards, flowers and gifts are nice, nothing can beat spending some quality time with your loved ones.
Pull out all the stops this Sunday for the woman who has devoted her life to teaching you right from wrong, been a shoulder to cry on, and maybe even spent half her time cleaning up the messes you make.
Here are a few suggestions where to take your mum (or nan, aunty, gran…) this Sunday if you’re based in the North West:
With restaurants all across the country, you’re never too far from a gorgeous branch of these Italian restaurants. However, it’s Scousers that are the luckiest diners; with Gusto’s Merseyside venue being based on the world-famous Albert Dock, overlooking the Tate Gallery. A firm favourite with Coleen Rooney, LFC manager Jurgen Klopp and many more famous faces, Gusto Liverpool is the perfect location if you want to give your mother the VIP treatment.
For Mother’s Day, their delicious à la carte menu is available, as well as a special menu for the occasion.
Fazenda Bar & Grill
Fazenda aim to keep the 19th century tradition where Gauchos pierced large pieces of meat and slowly grilled them over open flamed pits well and truly alive. Their gaucho chefs roast succulent cuts of meats and preserve the individual taste of each tender cut.
With a salad bar, packed with fresh vegetables, cured meats, condiments and more, tasty cocktails, Brazilian nibbles, and of course, freshly-grilled meat carved right onto your plate, Fazenda Bar and Grill is the ultimate dining experience.
With sites in both Manchester and Liverpool (as well as Leeds), take your pick from where to go this Sunday.
San Carlo Group
The San Carlo story first began in 1992 in Birmingham, when Carlo Distefano opened the first San Carlo restaurant. San Carlo quickly became a favourite with many of the city’s residents due to its authentic Italian food, ambient atmosphere and high standards of service. San Carlo now operates throughout the country with leading restaurants in Bristol, Leicester, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds and London.
Their Liverpool restaurant is famous across the city as being the place to go for fine dining and can guarantee your mum will feel special this Mothering Sunday
0151 236 0073
Panoramic is one of Britain’s tallest restaurants, located on the 34th floor of Liverpool’s West Tower, reaching 100m above sea level. Panoramic offers 360° views of Liverpool, the Welsh hills and on a clear day you can even see Manchester’s Hilton hotel. Panoramic couples fine cuisine with unparalleled intimate surroundings.
Why not treat your mum, auntie or nan to one of their famous afternoon teas?
(0151) 236 5534
Elixir Tonics and Treats
Would your mum prefer a strong cocktail over a cup of tea in bed this Sunday? Then head over to one of Manchester’s finest cocktail bars.
Located in Deansgate, Elixir Tonics and Treats offers cutting edge drinks and exceptional service, alongside gorgeous decor and a friendly, soulful atmosphere.
0161 222 8588
El Gato Negro
Opening last month in a beautiful converted historic building on King Street in Manchester, this award-winning restaurant is one of Manchester’s hottest new restaurants.
El Gato Negro, who once featured on Gordon Ramsay’s The F Word, specialise in serving seasonal dishes and superb wines; all influenced by the very best of modern Spain.
Founder and chef patron Simon Shaw creates seasonally-influenced dishes, combining modern and traditional Spanish flavours and techniques, while taking inspiration and ingredients from closer to home. With the food perfectly complemented by a superbly-chosen range of Spanish wines, sherries, spirits, tonics and beers, El Gato Negro is the perfect location to take your madre if you fancy somewhere different this weekend.
Looking for somewhere in Liverpool to enjoy a few drinks with the special women in your life? Look no further than Hannah’s Bar, on Leece Street.
Enjoy a seasonal selection of cocktails whilst taking in the sights of Liverpool from their extraordinary roof top terrace. With amazing views over St Luke’s (the famous bombed out Church), it’s most relaxing way to end the day.
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