Q & A
When are the private dining areas available?
- Dinner • Monday to Saturday – 5pm to 11pm
- Groups of 10 to 20 may order from the prix fixe dining room group menus; à la carte service is not available for groups this size
- For groups of 21 or more guests, Mother Tongue is available for full buyouts for a minimum spend which will vary based on season and day of the week.
Available upon request
How is the menu determined?
All food items for group events are selected from our current seasonal prix fixe menu packages. You are able to interchange items between menus—prices will be adjusted accordingly. Your Event Specialist can assist you with tailoring your selections for the best guest experience.
What services and items does Mother Tongue supply?
The following services are complementary:
- Service staff
- Existing tables & chairs
- Standard table flatware & glassware
- Printed personalized menus at each place setting
How are beverage and wine costs managed?
Beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) are charged based upon consumption per drink, plus tax and 18% gratuity. We do not offer fixed price per person bar packages. Wines for groups may be pre-selected from our current list. Please note that we are not able to order in wines that are not part of our current selection. Daily drink specials and features are not applicable to group reservations.
Can I bring my own cake?
Yes, we will gladly serve and plate your cake for CAD$3 per person and cupcakes for CAD$1.75 per person. For an additional fee of CAD$1.75 per person we can provide individual to-go containers. Please note that Mother Tongue is a full-service restaurant and does not permit any outside food on-site other than celebration cake or cupcakes.
Can you accommodate dietary restrictions?
If you have special dietary needs and food allergies, please notify your Event Specialist in advance so we can ensure every detail of your needs are met.
Is there a charge to use the space?
There is no charge to use the space for regular group dining. Minimum spends for full buyouts will vary based on season and day of the week.