It’s all about mum this Mother’s Day at The Star
Published on 2 May 2017.
Delight mum with an exquisite Mother’s Day weekend at The Star Sydney with fine food, stellar shopping and splendid spa experiences.
For a touch of extravagance, spoil mum with an evening of exclusive shopping at The Star’s tempting designer shopping night on Friday,12 May (6pm-8pm), or book a spa treatment at The Darling to make mum feel like a queen.
To complete the weekend, catch up over a flavourful multi-course lunch at one of The Star’s signature restaurants where custom tasting menus have been specially prepared.
Special Mother’s Day offers and events include:
Mother’s Day Shopping Night | Friday, 12 May, 6pm-8pm
Treat mum to an evening of designer shopping at The Star’s luxury retail precinct and you’ll both be treated to exclusive offers.
Shop the latest autumn fashion trends and cosmetics at Chanel, Gucci, Moda Emporio, G-STAR Raw, IM Lingerie and more, while enjoying complimentary wine and mouth-watering cheese samples from Balla, and sweet treats from Adriano Zumbo and Gelato Messina.
Take advantage of exclusive discounts of up to 50% off selected designer brands as well as 20% off The Star gift cards. There is more than $7,500 in deluxe prizes to be won including a Tudor Watch, Salvatore Ferragamo handbag and Chanel cosmetic pack. Simply spend $50 or more in a single transaction between 6pm and 7:55pm in The Star's retail stores or Café Court to go in the draw. Prizes will be drawn at 8:15pm.
The Darling Spa | 1-31 May
Treat yourself and mum to a gift of wellbeing to refresh and renew from head to toe. Book a 90-minute indulgent duo package at the luxurious The Darling Spa including a divine full body massage and an additional scalp or hand treatment enhancement ($215 per person).
Continue your indulgence at home with two exclusive gifts from international skincare brand La Prairie. Spend $500 or more on La Prairie skincare products and receive a complimentary Anti-Aging Essentials four piece gift, or spend $1,000 or more on La Prairie skincare products and receive the Platinum Luxuries four piece gift set.
Sokyo | Sunday, 14 May, 12pm-2pm
Slip into Sokyo for a special eight-dish lunch with matching wines prepared by Japanese cuisine master Chase Kojima. Relish Pacific oysters with plum wine granita, ocean trout with wasabi salsa, cuttlefish tempura with tarragon ponzu, dengakuman, Ranger’s Valley tenderloin with shiitake puree and white fungus, assorted sushi and a decadent dessert course.
The set menu is $125 per person with an optional wine pairing for $75. Kids can also enjoy the best of Sokyo with a special children’s bento lunch box for $50 including chicken robata, asparagus tempura, salmon avocado roll and caramelised toothfish on rice. For reservations, phone 1800 700 700.
BLACK Bar & Grill | Sunday, 14 May, 12pm-3pm
Spoil mum with a sophisticated three-course lunch and enjoy a glass of Mumm Champagne on arrival at the classically-inspired BLACK Bar & Grill. Make a toast to mum while enjoying seasonal dishes expertly prepared by Executive Chef Dany Karam. Highlights include a first course selection of oysters, spanner crab and steak sashimi followed by mains of pork loin, scallop tortellini or striploin Angus MBS3+.
Complete the meal with an indulgent selection of desserts, including BLACK’s renowned warm couverture chocolate ganache, crème brulee served with apple sorbet, or a selection of cheeses with accompaniments. The set menu is $155 per person including a complimentary glass of champagne on arrival. Children can enjoy a three-course menu for $55. For reservations, phone 1800 700 700.
Balla | Sunday, 14 May, 11am-2:30pm.
Treat mum to the authentic flavours and textures of Italy with uninterrupted harbour views at Balla with a share-style menu prepared by Executive Chef Gabriele Taddeucci. Hailing from Tuscany, Taddeucci has created a special menu inspired by the regional cuisine of his homeland.
Begin with antipasto of fresh cheeses, marinated mushrooms and house-made salumi, followed by organic semolina penne of prawns, broccolini, chilli and garlic; wood-grilled calamari with eggplant caponata, pine nuts and sultana; Tuscan-style slow roasted porchetta; and a decadent chocolate tart with mascarpone and wild berries, served with a complimentary glass of moscato to end the meal. The set menu is $95 per person. For reservations, phone 1800 700 700.
Harvest Buffet | Sunday, 14 May, from 11:30am
Gather the family at Harvest Buffet this Mother’s Day to enjoy a feast for the senses in celebration of mum. Enjoy an international array of delicious, seasonal offerings from five speciality stations, as well as fresh seafood and decadent dessert stations. Lunch and dinner seatings are priced at $85 per adult including a complimentary glass of wine, beer or spirits for
mum, and $39 for children (aged 5-12). Children four and under eat free. No reservations required.
Pizzaperta | Sunday, 14 May, 11:30am-6:30pm
For mums who adore pizza, visit Pizzaperta for alfresco dining and devour a star-shaped Margherita pizza with eggplant and ricotta prepared by the Pizzaperta team and served with champagne tiramisu and a complimentary glass of bubbles ($27).
Fat Noodle | Sunday, 14 May
If your mum is a Luke Nguyen fan she’ll love his famed Fat Noodle restaurant serving a special Mother’s Day dish of crispy chicken Maryland with crushed herbs ($32) – available for lunch and dinner.
Food Quarter | Sunday, 14 May Take your pick of two delicious Mother’s Day specials of oven-baked cod, basil and pine nut crust, roasted baby carrot and dauphinoise potato ($23.50), or wok-fried Queensland slipper lobster with chilli bean sauce and steamed jasmine rice ($26.50).
For more information about what’s on at The Star this Mother’s Day, please visit www.thestarsydney.com.au/mothersday.
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