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Mother's Day 2023: Where to Treat Mum in Preston

7 March 2023

Selection of afternoon tea desserts

Places to eat and things to do in Preston this Mother's Day.

This Mother's Day - Sunday 19 March - there are a variety of ways you can show your mum you care. Preston boasts the choices and diversity of a city, with rural elements and nature nearby. This makes the city a fantastic choice for days out and relaxing Sunday strolls. You will also find an abundance of places to eat and drink - each as unique as every mother out there - and many serving the failsafe gift of an afternoon tea

Eat out this Mother's Day

From afternoon tea in a stunning medieval stately home to a three course celebratory meal in the city centre - there's plenty of dining out options to feast your eyes on in around the Preston.

Special Mother's Day Afternoon Tea - Samlesbury Hall 

  • Date: Sunday 19 March 2023
  • Times:  Sittings at 12pm, 2pm, 4pm in the Great Hall only. Sittings at 1pm, 3pm in the Parlour only
  • Price: £25 (£28 per person, with a glass of prosecco or bottled beer)

Spoil mum with a special afternoon tea in Samlesbury Hall's historic rooms. Their scrumptious selection includes Samlesbury's homemade sweet treats and delicious savoury delights. 

Mother's Day Weekend - Slug and Lettuce

  • Date: Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 March 2023

This Mother's Day, treat your mum to a fabulous afternoon tea, fun-filled Bottomless Brunch, Lunch or a Dinner Date in Preston.

For more details, including prices and how to book, visit Slug and Lettuce - Mother's Day Weekend.

Mother's Day Dining - Ribby Hall

  • Date: Sunday 19 March 2023

Treat mum to a special Mother's Day celebration with either a tasty Mother's Day breakfast or lunch - or, if you're feeling extra treaty, both!

For more details, including prices and how to book, visit Ribby Hall  - Mother's Day Dining.

Mother's Day  - Bistrot Pierre

  • Date: Sunday 19 March 2023
  • Price: £24.95

Show how much you care this Mother's Day with a special 3 course celebration. Indulge in a delicious food menu and celebrate in style.

Mother's Day - Haute Dolci 

Date: Sunday 19 March 2023

Spoil your mum rotten at Haute Dolci and indulge in one of their Mother's Day packages including their VIP Dolce Dessert package, IceBurg 'Ultimate Indulgence' package or 'Crème de la Crème' Brunch Package.

For more details, including prices and how to book, visit Haute Dolci.

More afternoon tea locations in Preston 

There is an ample choice of venues serving mouthwatering afternoon teas in Preston, including the popular Happy Bunnies and Hoghton Tower. See our Afternoon Tea blog for an exciting selection and how to book. 

Super days out 

Preston has an amazing selection of venues that cater perfectly for Mother's Day, these include the old stately home Samlesbury Hall and the grand Hoghton Tower. Or, why not opt for a day out in the great outdoors to welcome Spring and get the whole family out in the fresh air. 

Avenham and Miller Parks is one of Preston's most popular attractions and adds interest and luxury to a day outdoors, with its Japanese Gardens and numerous Victorian features. Thanks to the central location of the parks, a visit here can also be accompanied with a drink or meal at one of the city's cafes and restaurants

Preston Markets is also a great option for browsing through their range of stalls offering quality fresh local produce, as well as a number of independent shops selling an eclectic range of items from shoes and bags for all occasions to mix of antiques, jewellery, clothing, watches and more. They also have a wide selection of eateries which use local, fresh produce to create delicious menus. Or, why not stop off at their cosy craft ale bar for some celebratory drinks.

The Flower Bowl Entertainment Centre is an ideal indoors visit for Mother's Day. This flower-themed entertainment centre not only has a number of eateries to choose from, inside you will also find a cinema, curling, crazy golf, and bowling - all with an added pinch of luxury. And, if your mum is an avid gardener, the Barton Grange Garden Centre sits just opposite. 

For even more things to do this Mother's Day. including tours for gin-lovers and locations for art and culture see our things to see and do section.  

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Map address for Mother's Day locations

Samlesbury Hall, Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston, PR5 0UP
Slug and Lettuce Preston, 144-146 Church Street, Preston, PR1 3AB
Ribby Hall, Ribby Road, Kirkham, Preston PR4 2PR
Bistrot Pierre, The Church, 83B Fishergate, Preston PR1 2NJ
Haute Dolci Preston, 18 Miller Arcade, Preston, PR1 2QY
Hoghton Tower, Hoghton, Preston PR5 0SH
Avenham and Miller Parks, South Meadow Lane, Preston, PR1 8jp
Preston Markets, 28 Market St, Preston PR1 2AR
The Flower Bowl Entertainment Centre, Garstang Rd, Preston PR3 0BT