35 Sydney Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Blue Wren - Mudgee, Kneading Ruby, Kepos & Co
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Modern Australian, Italian, Mediterranean
Neighborhoods:Mudgee, Wollongong, Waterloo

Blue Wren - Mudgee

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Mudgee
57 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Loved our night out at Blue Wren! Everything was delicious apart from the sticky rice ice cream, just not our taste. Courses could probably be spread out a little more to give you Read more
99% recommended
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Kneading Ruby

$$$$·Italian·
Wollongong
1,081 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
Friendly, helpful staff, lovely food in the set menu for 6. Lovely way to celebrate a birthday. Highly recommend the polenta chips, garlic loaf, gnocchi and the salami and truffle Read more
97% recommended
Group Bookings in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Kepos & Co

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Waterloo
433 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
The lighting. The decor. The food. The presentation. The drinks. EVERYTHING was perfect 👌🏽
99% recommended
Best Food in Sydney / New South Wales

Glasshouse

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Timbumburi
775 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Scenic View
  • Worth the Drive
Food was exceptional, service was great. Excellent wine selection at competitive rates
96% recommended
Modern Australian in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Osteria di Russo & Russo

$$$$·Contemporary Italian·
Enmore
555 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
The food was beautiful. There was no pressure by staff to order any particular way. It was our first night out to a “proper” restaurant in a while and we were not disappointed. We Read more
97% recommended
Best Service in Sydney / New South Wales

Tequila Mockingbird

$$$$·Peruvian·
Australia
422 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Couldn’t fault the experience from service to ambience to the food and cocktails simply perfect. A little pricey
95% recommended
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

South Sailor

$$$$·Seafood·
Thirroul
403 reviews
  • Casual
  • Lunch
  • Creative Cuisine
Excellent service, well refined quality food. Love the simple concept of two set menus only, hope that continues pls. Kieran
95% recommended
Best Service in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Luke's Kitchen - Sydney

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Waterloo
144 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Have been meaning to visit Luke's Kitchen for ages and finally got there! It certainly didn't disappoint! The food was first-class and, unlike many other restaurants of the same Read more
97% recommended
Best Overall in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Bistro 54

$$$$·Australian·
Hunters Hill
125 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Special Occasions
Great food and service as always. Great wine selection at very reasonable prices.
100% recommended
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Garfish - Manly

$$$$·Seafood·
Manly
647 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Scenic View
Great as always, service and food amazing. Thank you
95% recommended
Most Booked in Northern Beaches
Table for 2 tomorrow

Stanbuli

$$$$·Turkish·
Enmore
530 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Food was absolutely divine and we highly recommend the service ,food and wine. Thank you
94% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Sydney / New South Wales
Table for 2 tomorrow

Bistro Moncur Mosman

$$$$·French·
Mosman
76 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
I would rate the place as one of the better french restaurants in Sydney. Good atmosphere, clean designs and a very relaxed theme, although expensive you get what you paid for. AllRead more
94% recommended
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Zushi Barangaroo

$$$$·Japanese·
Barangaroo
498 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Good for a Date
  • Waterfront
It was my first lunch in the CBD for many months because of COVID and Zushi was an awesome venue. We had a table that overlooked the boardwalk and the harbour area, the food came Read more
95% recommended
Most Booked in Sydney / New South Wales

Lotus Barangaroo

$$$$·Chinese·
Barangaroo
462 reviews
  • Waterfront
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
Awesome food and very friendly staff. They forgot one dish but we were so happy because we couldn’t fit anymore in :)
92% recommended
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Bodega 1904

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Sydney CBD
253 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Bar Seating
  • Fit for Foodies
Had a great time at Bodega. Food was absolutely amazing and the wine was perfect. Sat up the bar which we love and was just a really comfortable place for a night out. Will definitRead more
95% recommended
Neighbourhood Gem in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Banksii Vermouth Bar & Bistro

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Barangaroo
527 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Business Meals
  • Creative Cuisine
Amazing food and ambience. Noisy but fun.
100% recommended
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Whalebone Wharf

$$$$·Seafood·
Port Macquarie
623 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
Magnificent location on the water with friendly knowledgeable staff that knew about their food, where it came from & how it was prepared. Beautiful dining experience!
93% recommended
Scenic View in Sydney / New South Wales

BORN by Tapavino - Barangaroo

$$$$·Spanish·
Barangaroo
531 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Waterfront
We were fortunate to have an outside table as the restaurant was very busy. The waitress suggested the chef choice which was a selection of dishes selected by the chef. First up waRead more
94% recommended
Notable Wine List in Sydney / New South Wales

Glass Brasserie - Hilton Sydney

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Sydney CBD
1,008 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for a Date
Beautiful backdrop of Queen Victoria Building through floor-to-ceiling glass walls. Staff was courteous. Food well cooked with amazing flavours. Thoroughly enjoyed our dinner hereRead more
91% recommended
Business Meals in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

The River Deck Cafe

$$$$·Australian·
Albury/Wodonga
406 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Lunch
  • Brunch
Had a lovely lunch out with my Dad outside on the deck with our chocolate labrador. Service was excellent and we both enjoyed our meals - Dad having the seafood basket and myself hRead more
94% recommended
Afternoon Coffee in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

The Potting Shed

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Alexandria
1,117 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Good for a Date
  • Lunch
Amazing experience, the Potting Shed is equal amounts great service/visual delight and great food, it never leaves me disappointed.
92% recommended
Outdoor Eating in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Botanic Gardens Restaurant - Sydney

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Sydney CBD
76 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Eating
Food was amazing and the staff were super friendly and efficient. It's one of the best restaurant I have ever been in Sydney.
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

love.fish - Barangaroo

$$$$·Seafood·
Barangaroo
753 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Waterfront
  • Lunch
The best seafood platter in Sydney. Amazing food, beautiful view and great service.
94% recommended
Business Meals in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Fujisaki

$$$$·Japanese·
Barangaroo
61 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Business Meals
Fresh food and nice drinks. Fast and attentive service.
87% recommended
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

The Lagoon Seafood Restaurant

$$$$·Seafood·
Wollongong North
1,191 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Scenic View
Ah-may-zing!! Food was next level fabulous and soooo fresh. Can't wait to come back!
90% recommended
Most Booked in South Coast

Hurricane's Grill & Bar Narellan

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Narellan
229 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
The service and atmosphere of the restaurant was absolutely brilliant, however the restaurant was really cold and threw the experience off a bit but overall great food and serviceRead more
85% recommended

Doyles on the Beach

$$$$·Seafood·
Watsons Bay
1,144 reviews
  • Waterfront
  • Scenic View
  • Outdoor Eating
Wonderful seafood at a reasonable price. Outstanding outlook. We will return
90% recommended
Scenic View in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

The Grounds of the City

$$$$·Café·
Sydney CBD
1,804 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Cosy
Lovely venue and food. Croque monsieur was delicious and the coffee is always great!
86% recommended
Afternoon Coffee in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

The BOX on the Water

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Ettalong Beach
833 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Lunch
Outstanding food and great service. Thank you for a lovely evening to celebrate my wife’s birthday. Will definitely be back.
93% recommended
Brunch in Sydney / New South Wales
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Mercato e Cucina

$$$$·Italian·
Gladesville
205 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Group Bookings
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Excellent food, service and relaxing ambience. Would come again!
93% recommended
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Bel & Brio

$$$$·Italian·
Barangaroo
435 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Romance
Very Happy with all services, food and drink. Will be back.
95% recommended
Business Meals in Sydney / New South Wales

Hurricane's Grill - Darling Harbour

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Darling Harbour
1,150 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Special Occasions
Pleasant experiece. I would definitely recommend. Staff are polite and welcoming. Thank you to Andrew for making sure we were looked after and providing us with exceptional serviceRead more
Scenic View in Sydney / New South Wales

Briars Historic Inn

$$$$·Modern Australian·
Bowral
93 reviews
  • Casual
  • Cosy
  • Sunday Lunch
Lovely mix of an old country pub, and a relaxed restaurant. Lots of variety with seating, inside, verandah, deck. Decent variety of food, and cook your own steaks if you want to. GRead more
88% recommended
There aren’t any available tables for 2 tomorrow at 7:00 pm
View Availability

Stavs Drinks, Eats & Beats - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Greek·
Sans Souci
114 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Casual
  • Waterfront
Stavs was recommended to me by a colleague who they enjoy your cocktails. So I gave a shot. Was there on Friday night with my partner. We ordered the duck yiro and lamb slouvaki pRead more
86% recommended
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info

Ble Greek Kouzina - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Greek·
Sans Souci
65 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Great authentic Greek food and nice service. The Spanikopita is the best, made to order and traditional
89% recommended
Not available on OpenTable
View More Info
Discover our curated lists