How and where to celebrate Mother’s Day 2024 with a French touch in Australia

Mother's Day 2024
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Mother’s Day 2024 is just over 2 weeks away and if you’ve not yet made plans to celebrate your Maman, you’ll find plenty of ideas in this article.

Mother's Day 2024


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A Prayer for the Wild at Heart proposes a three course meal specially crafted to honour and pamper mothers for $68/person for dinner and is also open for lunch.

Reserve your table via this link.


Bistro Français has a set sharing menu for $95 per person for lunch and dinner with a glass of bubbles on arrival.

Reserve your table via this link.


Hey Jupiter is open all day and serving its usual all day brunch menu, lunch and dinner menus.

Bookings are highly recommended and can be made via telephone on 0416 050 721.


La Louisiane will be open for a special Mother’s Day 2024 lunch. They propose a shared tasting menu for $100 per person with free dessert for Mums. There will be live jazz and you can also purchase floral arrangements for the table in advance when you make your booking.

They also have a few surprises in store for their valued customers.

Choose from one of two sittings: 12pm or 2pm and reserve your table for lunch via this link  


Sucre Patisserie has created a special Mother’s Day 2024 Box which is available for pre-order until 8 May for collection on 11 May.

Mother's Day 2024 Adelaide Sucre Patisserie


It includes:

  • Mini strawberry & cream Paris-Brest
  • Mini lime meringue tart
  • Mini vanilla mille feuille
  • Mini rose eclair
  • Mini gluten free chocolate caramel brownie slice
  • Berry heart melting moment


You can order your Mother’s Day box up until 8 May for collection on 11 May via this link





C’est Bon proposes a shared menu with a glass of sparkling rosé for $89 per person for Mother’s Day 2024 lunch.

Mother's Day 2024 / La fête des mères 2024

There are three sittings to choose from: 12:00pm, 1:00pm or 2:00pm.

Reserve your table via this link. 


Chouquette has a number of suggestions for treating your Mum for Mother’s Day 2024:

  • Fresh figs tart with cardamom and mascarpone cream.($12 more individual size, and $48 to serve 4 or $65 to serve 6)
  • Green tea and jasmine éclair $9
  • Savoury Ratatouille Danish $8


They also have a brunch box to serve 2 people for $50, which includes:

  • 1 pain au chocolat
  • 1 croissant
  • 2 ratatouille Danish
  • 2 ham and cheese croissant
  • 2 éclair jasmine and green tea.


Phone them on 0412 612 104 to place your order.


La Belle Vie Bistro & Bar is hosting a special lunch with a 4-course menu, accompanied by live musical entertainment for $89 per person (kids meals for $35 per child).

You can book for either their early sitting at 11:30am or their late sitting at 2:30pm.


Mother's Day 2024 Byron BayÉclair at the Bay has made a special and colourful Peach Mousse cake for Mother’s Day 2024.


It is made from delicate peach mousse, peach compote, vanilla crème brûlée, moelleux sponge, crunchy pistachio streusel, and delicately sprayed with chocolate velour.


It comes in a medium size which serves 8 people. NB It contains Nuts.


It costs $130 and can be pre-ordered online via this link for collection only on Sunday 12 May for Mother’s Day.



If you’re looking for something smaller or you forget to pre-order, they will also offer a special selection of desserts in-store on Mother’s Day. No pre-orders necessary. For Mother’s Day 2024, they have made a Rose Craquelin which you can purchase in store on Mother’s Day.

La fête des mères 2024 Byron Bay



Les Bistronomes is not open for Mother’s Day but have gift vouchers available for purchase on their website



La Cachette Bistro proposes a special event for Mother’s Day 2024 Lunch and Dinner on Sunday 12 May 2024. It’s four courses with a glass of French Sparkling Wine on arrival for $150.

Mother's Day 2024 Geelong
Photo: @onehourout.melb


Bookings can only be made via the Special Events Page.



Bam Bam Bakehouse will be doing a Mother’s Day pastry box. Details are not yet known. To be announced on their Instagram soon




Bistro Gitan is offering a set three course menu for $120 per person

Reserve your table via this link or by calling them on (03) 9867 5853


Entrecôte proposes a four-course luncheon for $159.90 per person. You can add paired wines for an additional $99.90 per person.  A Kids menu is also available for $54.90 per child.

Mother's Day 2024 /La fete des meres 2024

Reserve your table via this link or if you will be reserving a table with children, please call them on (03) 9804 5468.


Frédéric is serving a set three course menu for $110 per person for Mother’s Day 2024. It will be published on their website soon.

Reserve your table via this link or by calling them on (03) 9089 7224


L’Hotel Gitan proposes a set three course menu for $110 per person.

Mother's Day 2024 Melbourne / la Fête des mères 2024 Melbourne

Reserve your table via this link or by calling them on (03) 9999 0990


Mallalieu is a café and boutique and has a special offer for Matilda Marseillaise readers who book in for Mother’s Day.

They will offer Matilda Marseillaise readers a complimentary glass of Sparkling or Prosecco as they browse their range of curated fashion from leading Australian designers. They just have to say “Matilda sent us” or mention this article!


Just in time for the chilly season, they are also extending a special offer for those who book in to browse their boutique. A voucher to receive 50% off a second new season jacket or coat purchased. Mum buys a new jacket, the second one is half price. This sale will run from the 7th to 11th of May (they are closed on the 12th).


Catering boxes will also be available with details to follow on their Instagram page.


Reverie Café by Pierrick Boyer proposes a special Mother’s Day 2024 High Tea for $120 per person.

There is also a Miss Menu available for $75 for kids between 6 and 12 years old) It has been styled and designed to a pastel theme by Miss High Tea.


Purchase your tickets to this Mother’s Day 2024 High Tea via this link 



Frenchie’s Brasserie proposes a 4 course meal for $95 per person (kids options are also available)

Noosa Mother's Day 2024

Reserve your table via this link. 




Madeleine on Beaufort proposes set breakfast for $75 per person and lunch menus for $95 per person for Mother’s Day 2024.

Mother's Day 2024/ La fête des mères 2024


Mother's Day 2024/ La fête des mères 2024

Reservations can be made via this link


Mother's Day PerthW.H.I.P. Patisserie has a Mother’s Day special called “La Rose” which is a Raspberry and Lychee entremets in a rose shape. It is made of a raspberry mousse, on an almond sponge with lychee gel.


The item is available to pre-order now from their website, $10 per piece, to collect from their shop from Thursday 9 May 2024 until Sunday 12 May 2024. There will only have a limited release at the shop as pre-orders will be highly encouraged. You can order La Rose via this link


Other items will be ready on the day and for pre-orders such as their croissants range. Pre-order yours via this link.






Bistro 916 is open for Mother’s Day 2024 and serving its usual menu unless you are 8 or more in which case there is a fixed menu.

Reservations can be made via this link or by calling 02 9167 6667.


Bistro Rex proposes its Autumn à la carte menu is available plus 4 special dishes and a bespoke cocktail. Dishes include Crumbed Garfish, ‘Coq Au Fizz’ Whole Champagne roast chicken, Hibachi Grilled 1/2 Lobster with Granano pasta, Pecan chocolate brownie & Lychee Fizz Cocktail.


Bistro Rex is open from midday – for all day dining with last orders taken around 8pm. Bring your Mum into Rex anytime on Sunday May 12 to enjoy a delicious bite, special cocktail or perhaps a bump of caviar with a glass of Champagne!


Reserve your table via this link.


Also, sign up to their their mailing list for the chance to win a $300 gift voucher.


Bistro St Jacques proposes a 4 course feast with a glass of champagne to toast Mum for $120 per person.

Mother's Day 2024 Sydney


Reserve your table via this link.


Bitton Gourmet proposes a 4 course set menu for Mother’s Day 2024 lunch for $95 per person.

La fêter des mères 2024


They are also open for breakfast. Reserve your Mother’s Day table via this link.


Four Frogs Crêperie is celebrating all the hard-working Mums by giving every Mum who dines with them on the 12th of May a free jar of delicious Bonne Maman Blackberry Jam!

They have also created an exclusive Mother’s Day treat, La Crêpe de Maman – a delectable dessert of Grilled Peaches and Vanilla Ice Cream nestled on a bed of luscious Bonne Maman Blackberry Jam. It’s the ultimate sweet delight to make her day extra special!


Reserve your table via this link


Gavroche will offer a 3 course choice menu for $118 per person including a glass of sparkling wine on arrival for all mums (non-alcoholic option also available).

Mother's Day 2024 Sydney

This Mother’s Day menu will be available on Friday 10 May for dinner, and Saturday and Sunday for both lunch and dinner. They will also offer a la Carte Menu on those days. Reserve your table via their website.


L’Heritage propose an authentic French dining experience with views of the gorgeous Sydney Harbour. They have a Mother’s Day menu which features a selection of some of their favourite French dishes for $150 per person. It is available for lunch or dinner.

La fêter des mères 2024

Book your table via this link.


La Boucherie proposes a 3 course Set Menu for Mother’s Day 2024 for $130 per person to help you spoil your Maman. Kids under 12 can enjoy a Kids Menu for $35 per child.

Reserve your table via this link 


Le Breton has its usual range of cakes available for Mother’s Day 2024.


Le Coq proposes a 4 course menu for $95 per person for lunch and dinner as well as an option for those who wish to celebrate at home.

You can reserve your table via this link.


If you wish to celebrate Mother’s Day at home, you can order from their range of gourmet rotisserie selections and sweet treats by ordering online via this link or by calling them on 0401 402 425.


Le Coq and Fish Bistro will be serving its usual menu as well as these specials for Mother’s Day 2024 lunch and dinner.

Mother's Day 2024 Sydney


Loulou Bistro is serving its à la carte menu, featuring a harmonious blend of Loulou’s timeless Classics and enticing seasonal creations meticulously crafted by their Head Chef, Ned Parker. Be guided by their Head Sommelier, Thomas Craig, for the perfect pairing for your chosen dishes and toast to the special woman in your life.


Secure your table now via this link or by contacting the reservations team at (02) 8000 7800.


Loulou Boulangerie & Traiteur has some special creations to treat your Mum for Mother’s Day 2024 including the Pistachio and Raspberry Saint-Honoré, Plum Jam filled heart cookies or make Mum lunch with their Beef Bourguignon Tourte.


Pistachio and Raspberry Saint-Honoré Created by Pâtissier Johann Malin, it is made with a delicate puff croissant dough base, layered with luscious pistachio créme pâtissière and tangy raspberry coulis, adorned with fresh raspberries and pistachio crumbs.

Sydney Mother's Day 2024

For a smaller yet equally delicious option, their Plum Jam filled Heart Cookies, which are crafted with almond sable and filled with their house-made plum jam, these petite treats are bursting with flavour.


Beef Bourguignon Tourte For a savoury option made by Traiteur Yohan Bohbot, which is baked to perfection in a deep mould with a golden flaky crust, this savoury pie is filled with beef marinated overnight in rich red wine, aromatic herbs, spices, and a medley of vegetables, perfect for sharing with the family.


The Mother’s Day specials are available for pre-order online via this link, with a limited number of the Pistachio and Raspberry Saint-Honoré & Plum Jam filled Heart Cookies available in-store.


Order your Mother’s Day treats via this link.


Monopole proposes a 4 course menu for $90 per person for Mother’s Day 2024.

Sydney La fêter des mères 2024

Reserve your table via this link.

How are you planning to celebrate Mother’s Day 2024?


For events with links to France and the Francophonie happening this month, check out our What’s on in April 

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