surprise your mother with food to order on Mother’s Day
On May 14 it’s Mother’s Day already! Time to surprise your sweet mom with beautiful flowers, a cute gift or a delicious lunch that you can enjoy together. We listed our favorite foodora spots with food to order on Mother’s Day that she’ll like. What about a cake of Zoet, chicken & waffles of Cut Throat, lobster and oysters from The Seafood Bar or champagne from Champagne Post. Hmm, this will be an unforgettable mother’s day, we feel it!
Tip: Do you want to go out together? Check our list with 20 things to do on Mother’s Day with your mom and the family in Amsterdam!
15 x snacks and drinks to order on Mother’s day with mom
Sweet Bob: Order a lot of different Brigadeiros & Sweet Bobs at Sweet Bob to spoil your mother. What do you think of the Coconut Bob – The famous “Beijinho” from Brazil. Condensed milk, butter, pure coconut and cinnamon. Or the Stroopwafel. Condensed milk, butter, syrup and cinnamon covered with crumbled Stroopwafel.
Jabugo Bar Iberico: Go for a Spanish afternoon with the best Spanish hams. Tapas time! The Bollo Gallego Jamon Iberico- Spanish Ham of Black Iberico Pork Served on Homemade Galicia is highly recommended! The Bollo Gallego is served with tomato salsa, olive oil and of course the ham.
Kipkamer: Surprise your mother with a lunch from the Kipkamer, chicken grilled with a Peruvian Huactay marinade, homemade fries and a fresh salad. Sounds good!
Champagne Post: Do you want champagne (like yes, always!), but not in the mood to go shopping again? Lucky you, with foodora you can order the best champagne and then drink at home with your mom. That’s going to be a great afternoon!
The Seafood Bar: Lobster on Mother’s Day, could it be even better? Add some vongole, razors, oysters, crab legs and the bottle of champagne from above and you will have a delicious lunch.
Metropolitan: Also known as the chocolate walhalla in Amsterdam. To be honest, which mother does not like chocolate? Order the Gift Package with cocoa beers, chocolate almonds, mini syrup waffles, crispies and other snacks with chocolate.
Barca: Order tapas and paella at Barca to enjoy all afternoon. Tip: The Paella L’Eixample – a classic paella with mussels, gambas, chicken and chorizo, is delicious! Also order a good cava or red wine to complete your brunch.
Zoet: Mother’s Day is not finished without a cake, or dozens of chocolates. At Zoet you can order the most delicious cakes, and even a traditional cakes from Limburg and the best chocolates for a nice prize.
Foodora Bier: Together with Brouwerij Troost, you can order the best beers at foodora. Also known as the perfect dinner beer that has more character than a regular beer, but does not overestimate the meal. Sounds good!
38 Burgers & Taco’s: Taco for lunch? Yes please! The tacos at 38 Burgers & Taco’s are so good! Especially the taco with pulled pork with marinated pulled pork, pickled red onions, coriander and mango jalapenos salsa. Hmm!
DIS: Up for a good lunch? Order a food bowl or Thai curry at DIS. Take the smoked trout & grapefruit, wild rice, carrots, celery, affilla cress, peanuts and carrot ginger dressing or for the massaman curry with mild yellow curry with peas, peanuts & tamarind. Served with steamed rice.
Piadina Bar: Order different piadinas, sandwiches and cresciones at the Piadina Bar to share. Nice for a family brunch! Ps: Order the Piadina Nutella as a dessert.
Sea Salt & Chocolate: Surprise your mother with the Chef’s Surprise Box and get 5 delicious snacks, including the cake of the day to eat together while enjoying a wine.
Pluk: Craving a healthy lunch? Then order the salads and sandwiches of Pluk! What do you think of the Smashed Avocado with poached egg, lemon and chili flakes or the Seaside Heaven Salad with smoked trout, cucumber, cherry tomato, dried seaweed, lettuce, soy sauce and chives cream.
Cut Throat: Or spoil your mother with something completely different; Chicken & Waffles! Order the Red Velvet – Southern style baked chicken with bacon, caramelized banana served on a soft red waffle with a sauce of maple sauce. She’s going to like that!
PS: the selection of restaurants with food to order on Mother’s Day from foodora can vary depending on the delivery address!
THINGS TO DO:
⋙ Canal Cruise by day or in the evening
⋙ A bike tour through Amsterdam OR Rent a bike by yourself
⋙ The best view over Amsterdam from the A’DAM Lookout
⋙ Visit Artis Royal Zoo
⋙ Rijksmuseum with the Dutch masters
⋙ Van Gogh Museum, a staple in Amsterdam
⋙ Stedelijk Museum for modern art lovers
⋙ MOCO Museum for street art
⋙ Photography museum FOAM
⋙ Amsterdam Light Festival (during winter months)
⋙ Cruise like a local with your own boat (great with good weather!)
ONE OF A KIND:
⋙ Discover the Instagrammable experience WONDR
⋙ Red Light District tour
⋙ Get out of town and into the Dutch country side of Giethoorn
| TIP: Buy an I amsterdam City Card. Save money on entrance fees to museums and attractions, public transport and profit from discounts on everything from restaurants to concerts. You can also skip some lines to make the most of your time in Amsterdam! You can buy a card for 24 hours up to 120 hours. Check the prices here >>
Our favourite hotels:
AFFORDABLE // €
☾ Generator Hostel: the best poshtel of the city located in a park.
☾ The Student Hotel: budget proof in trendy East.
☾ Het Volkshotel: affordable and with a cool rooftop bar.
☾ CitizenM: all you need is that XL bed (location near Amstel is great).
☾ Motel One: budget design hotel with locations at
VERY VERY NICE // €€
☾ Hotel V: with two locations and a great restaurant, in the city center and East.
☾ Sir Adam: with the coolest view over Amsterdam.
☾ Sweets: a unique stay in former bridge houses.
☾ Park Plaza Vondelpark: located next to Vondelpark and beautifully renovated.
☾ Hotel Dwars: small scale around the corner of the trendy Utrechtsestraat.
☾ Pillows Anna van den Vondel: great hotel close to Vondelpark.
☾ Hotel Mercier: new hotel in the cosy and historic Jordaan district.
☾ INK Hotel: lifestyle hotel in the heart of the city.
☾ The Hoxton: favourite lifestyle hotel right on the canals.
☾ Morgan & Mees: boutique hotel in Amsterdam West.
☾ Conscious Hotel Westerpark: in a beautiful building at the industrial Westergas area.
☾ QO Amsterdam: eco design hotel with a great skybar.
TOP LUXURY // €€€
☾ Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam: if you have something to celebrate this is the one.
☾ Pulitzer Amsterdam: on the canals at the border of the Nine Streets and the Jordaan.
☾ L’Europe: this hotel has the best spa with a view in Amsterdam.
☾ Conservatorium Hotel: located in one of the most beautiful buildings in town.
☾ W Amsterdam: with great restaurants and a rooftop bar with swimming pool.
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I really hope you enjoy your time in Amsterdam! On my Instagram account @yourlbb you can find more recommendations and new hotspots in town.
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