Celebrate your Mum and mother figures with extra special gifts and experiences that you can only find in Exeter. From irresistible cream teas, skincare saviours, jewellery and more - there's plenty in our city to impress this Mother's Day!

Cream tea aboard Stuart Line Cruises

Enjoy a scenic river cruise this Mother's Day with Stuart Line Cruises, whilst you indulge in a delicious Devon cream tea - completed with oodles of cream and lashings of strawberry jam! Spaces are limited, book here.

A mouthwatering Sunday lunch

Why not treat your Mum to an indulgent Sunday roast with all the trimmings this Mother's Day? Save yourself the time of preparation and washing up afterwards, with a booking at one of our cosy Exeter restaurants. Take a look at our blog for inspitation!

Skincare Saviours from Coraline Skincare

Coraline Skincare specialises in care for sensitive skin and is here to help with your Mum's skincare needs, Did you know? 50p is donated from every product sold to the charity Small Steps who give children who need it, a helping hand to take their first steps. 

A delightful afternoon tea

Nothing says 'Mother's Day' quite like an afternoon tea, are we right? In Exeter we're lucky to have gorgeous afternoon tea locations across the city, those with plenty of sweet treats that we're sure your Mum/mother figure will love! Check out our blog for inspiration.

A new adventure to dive into

Is there a book on your Mum's list to read? Browse the wide collection at Bookbag - they also offer a subscription service and gift vouchers too!

A selection of sweet treats from Chococo

Is your Mum a chocoholic? Head to award-winning Chococo on Gandy Street and select from a wide range of chocolate assortment boxes, lollies and figures! 

Tickets to 'Come What May' at Exeter Northcott

Take Mum out to see 'Come What May' at Exeter Northcott on Saturday 18th March, the ultimate tribute to Moulin Rouge! Starring Robin Windsor from Strictly Come Dancing - this production features hits including Come What May, Your Song, Diamonds Are A Girls Best Friend, Roxanne and Lady Marmalade plus hit songs from The Greatest Showman and other iconic movie musicals! Get your tickets here.

An InExeter gift card

Take the decision out of gifting this Mother's Day and buy an InExeter gift card. A great way to support local independents and discover a huge choice of retailers from boutiques, artisan producers, lifestyle and homeware shops, jewellers, makers and crafters. With over 100 independents to discover, explore and support, you’ll be spoilt for choice of where to spend it!

Something sparkly 

Whether you're after a gorgeous necklace, ring, bracelet or a pair of earrings - our experienced jewellers in the city can help you find the perfect gift this Mother's Day:

Take Mum on an adventure at Canonteign Falls

Haven't been to Canonteign Falls yet or want to return? Use the code MUMS23 at the checkout when booking and Mum's will go FREE!

A bottle of Exeter Rum

New on the scene is Exeter Rum. Featuring warming notes of coffee beans, sweet tones of salted caramel, this specially blended rum has the same earthy signature botanicals as Exeter Gin! Purchase your bottle for Mum here.

An afternoon tea picnic at RHS Garden Rosemoor

Treat Mum to an extra special afternoon tea picnic at RHS Garden Rosemoor. Dig into a selection of sandwiches, cakes and a savoury side - not to mention a glass of fizz and a Devon cream tea! Psst - Reserve your picnic in advance online and get a free polyanthus!

Enjoy a meal out in Exeter

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The Ivy

Your Mum is in for a real treat at The Ivy Exeter! If you fancy something sweet, order Mum the Mothering Sundae Dessert, a delicate combination of vanilla ice cream, strawberries, crushed meringue, with a raspberry and elderflower sauce. Special cocktails for Mothering Sunday are The Elderflower Spritz and The Elderflower Royal! Book your table here.

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The Terrace

Take Mum to The Terrace this Mother's Day, where she'll be treated to a glass of bubbly and profiteroles - lovely!

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On The Waterfront

If you and your Mum are in the mood for pizza you're in luck - every Mum gets a free glass of bubbly at On The Waterfront on Mother's Day! 

The Cosy Club

The Cosy Club are introducing a lovely dessert for Mother's Day 2023 - a prosecco and raspberry posset dessert paired with fresh raspberries and shortbread on the side, available 17th-19th March! Also available will be the 'Mum’s the Word' gin cocktail, shaken to perfection with Hendricks gin, strawberry, lemon, and pineapple juice, finished with a touch of glitter. 

Psst - Mum also receives a glass of fizz when you book between 17th-19th March! Book your table here.


Stuart Line Cruises
Boat Trip
Geology Day Trip

A family owned passenger boat business operating from Exmouth. With sailings along the East & South Devon coastline & River Exe. A large variety of trips available from scenic river cruises to all day excursions. Operating all year round.

Coraline Skincare
Independent Shop
Coraline Skincare Full range of products

Organic and Natural Skincare created with love to help our daughter's dry and sensitive skin. Inspired by nature, and a goal to help others. Shop in-store in Topsham, or online at www.coralineskincare.com.

Bread, Cakes, Biscuits & Confectionery
Chocolate gift boxes

Established in Swanage, Dorset in 2002, we are a proudly independent artisan chocolate brand, single-minded in our mission to tantalise your taste buds with the most deliciously uplifting fine fresh chocolate experience in the UK. We are inspired by fine, origin chocolate every day, and love to spread this inspiration to true chocolate lovers across the nation.

External shot of Bookbag

Bookbag is Exeter's new(ish) independent bookshop. They stock a select range of local/global fiction and non-fiction, art, nature, zines, and children's books. Book ordering, subscription service, and a range of events including open-mic poetry.

Erin Cox Jewellery
Speciality Shop
Erin making Jewellery

Erin Cox was born and raised in Exeter and launched her Erin Cox Jewellery business from her back bedroom. Over five years and three different studios (one of which was on the other side of the world) she is now able to open her own shop and studio in Castle Street selling Gold, Platinum Fair Trade and Precious Stone jewellery. Erin’s Sterling Silver collections are now available at her Gift Shop Georgie and Flo on Upper Paul St If you can’t find the exact piece of jewellery you’re looking for, Erin’s workbench is on the shop floor and she’ll be delighted to work with you to create the perfect piece.

Monty's Jewellery
Monty's services

Monty’s jewellery shop is located 30 metres from the high street, just behind Pret A Manger

Polkadot Gallery
Independent Shop
Polka Dot logo

We believe that jewellery should enhance your individuality, withstand the test of time and be something you can truly treasure. This is why we strive to ensure every single Polkadot Gallery customer comes away with jewellery that is beautiful, meaningful and a joy to wear. Fairtrade is an important part of our ethos and most of our makers use sustainable metals and ethical stones.

Exeter Northcott Theatre
Exeter Northcott theatre exterior

The Exeter Northcott Theatre has been the home of high-quality professional theatre in Exeter and Devon for 50 years. The varied programme includes drama, dance, opera, ballet, music, workshops, community and educational events.

Exeter Gin
Local Shop
Exeter Gin presented in a glass with ice and a lime

Winner of the award for Best Classic Gin at the Great British Food Awards 2020, Exeter's own premium gin is made in small batches and produced in a traditional copper still.

The Ivy Exeter
The Ivy, Exeter - pink and green floral decor

Neighbouring the iconic Exeter Cathedral at 65-67 High Street, The Ivy Exeter offers sophisticated yet friendly all-day dining in the heart of Devon for locals and visitors alike. Open seven days a week from morning until night, The Ivy Exeter will feature restaurant dining, a beautiful bar and intimate private dining room for eight guests, as well as an outdoor terrace, making for the perfect place to dine in the iconic city, whatever the occasion.

The Terrace
Gyozas at The Terrace

From daytime delights to dancing until dawn, all under one roof, long lazy lunches, bottomless brunches, stunning hand-crafted cocktails, late night dinners and the ultimate party venue. Indulge yourself in our beautiful, hand crafted, botanical-themed cocktails & globally inspired food in our outdoor areas & private rooftop Terrace

On The Waterfront
On the Waterfront, Exeter - taken from across the Quay

Perched on the edge of the historic Exeter Quayside, we are housed on the ground floor of a magnificent 19th century warehouse. This building and many like it nearby served the booming woollen industry of the mid 19th century.

The Cosy Club
Busy interior of Cosy Club

Quirky, eccentric and playful, the Cosy Club offers informal, casual dining, drinking and lounging in a homely and family friendly environment.

RHS Garden Rosemoor
RHS Garden Rosemoor

Discover 65 acres of magical gardens nestled between Dartmoor and Exmoor. Find an extensive range of plants and gifts in our garden centre. Stunning gardens set in glorious landscapes make a gorgeous day out for all. With plenty to do from family events, to art and shopping - there is always a reason to visit.



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