Gunaydin Dubai Image Credit: Gunaydin Dubai

Whether it's a full course dinner, dessert special or a special menu with the most relaxing view, you can make this Mother's Day a memorable one.

1. Günaydin Dubai

Treat your mom to a special surprise dinner at Gunaydin. This restaurant invites guests to spoil the most special woman in their lives with an authentic Turkish meal. Celebrate Mother’s day on the waterfront promenade of Souk Al Bahar by indulging in an array of succulent meat and mouth-watering Turkish dishes made with love. Günaydin Dubai treats all moms on March 21 with appreciation, love and a complimentary Katmer, a well-loved flaky pastry of Anatolia.

Location Waterfront Promenade, Souk Al Bahar Dates March 21 Timings 12pm to 12am Reservations 04 554 0700

2. Caramel Restaurant & Lounge, Abu Dhabi

A rose for every mom visiting the venue along with a special menu is what you'll get here. With sharing starters; spinach and avocado salad and chicken lettuce bites, guests can choose from seared Chilean seabass with rock shrimp risotto, lobster broth and a tomato basil tapenade or grilled Black Angus beef striploin with roast garlic, signature sauces and mac ‘n’ cheese. To round off the special menu there is a selection of sharing desserts including dark chocolate fondant with cappuccino ice cream, and Nutella cheesecake with Oreo cookie crust and Nutella ice cream.

Location Waterfront Promenade, Souk Al Bahar Prices start at Dh249 per person Date March 21 Timings 6pm to 11pm Reservations 02 678 3344

3. c.taste, Centro Capital Centre

Get the entire family prepped up for a special dinner buffet. With a variety of starters, international main courses and desserts, this restaurant will treat your mother to a complimentary meal, a Dh100 massage voucher at Bodylines Club next door, and organise raffle draws with delightful giveaways.

Location Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street, Abu Dhabi Prices start at Dh170 per person Date March 21 Timings 6pm to 11pm Reservations 02 409 6666

4. Marina Social

Marina Social pays tribute to all the beloved mothers with a delectable three-course menu on Tuesday March 21st, Saturday March 25th and Sunday March 26th. Guests can look forward to the restaurant’s signature Italian beef tomato stuffed with burrata. Other dishes include, quail pie and honey glazed carrots, steamed sea bass with bergamot marmalade and Rhubarb and custard souffle to end on a sweet note. There's also a complimentary beverage for your mom and a personalised cake and gift for each table.

Location Dubai Marina Price Dh295 per person Date March 21, 25 and 26 Timings 7pm to 12am Reservations 04 446 6664

5. Eggspectation 

Your mom will get a complimentary Pancake Skewer upon dining at this restaurant. The offer is valid between Sunday, 19th March and Tuesday the 21st. The Pancake Skewers are made up of their signature fluffy in-house pancakes, with layers of fresh strawberries and homemade salted caramel drizzle. The complimentary skewer is only available on the above dates for mothers celebrating Mother’s Day with the purchase of any main course.

Location The Beach, JBR Price Dh100 per person Dates March 19 to 21 Timings 7am to 12am Reservations 04 430 7252

6. Aubaine 

The Parisian salon, which offers a true blend of cosmopolitan style and French cuisine, invites mothers to enjoy an extra-special treat in celebration of the Mother’s Day occasion on both the 21st (UAE Mother’s Day) and 26th of March (UK Mother’s Day). Your mom can enjoy a complimentary foamy latte or cappuccino, cleverly decorated by Aubaine’s talented baristas.

As an extra surprise and delight moment, mothers will also receive a freshly-made patisserie as a gift to take home.

Locations Main Entrance of the Dubai Mall and City Walk II on the Level Kids Ground Floor Price Dh125 per person Dates March 21 and 26 Timings Dubai Mall: 10am to 12am; City Walk II 10am to 11pm Contact +971 55 974 6020

7. Clinton Street Baking Company & Restaurant

This all-time favourite is showing their love for all rock-star super moms out there by offering them complimentary raspberry pancakes on Mother's Day. The complimentary cakes will be available at both of their branches at City Walk or Downtown Dubai. 

Locations CITY WALK and Downtown Dubai Price Dh120 per person Dates March 21 Timings 8am to 11pm Contact 04 344 0705 / 04 428 1331

8. Anise

Let your mom enjoy the Tastes of Arabia at absolutely no charge. She can choose from the many interactive live cooking stations. The restaurant will have gifts of chocolates for her, too.

Moms dine for free when accompanied by family (husband + kids) or if accompanied by three full paying adults. And don't worry about the picky eaters; there is always something available in the menu for them.

Location InterContinental Dubai Festival City Price Dh210 per person Date March 21 Timings 7pm to 11.30pm Reservations 04 701 1127 / 28