Father’s Day 2012: Where to eat, drink & treat dad this year.
Is celebrating with a tasting menu featuring steak tartar, sunchoke soup and suckling pig Bolognese. $75 per person, $95 with wine pairings.
Area 31 at EPIC Hotel: 270 Biscayne Blvd, Miami; 305-424-5234
Bistro One LR
Offers a Father’s Day beer & bbq brunch featuring chilled seafood, sushi, short ribs, mahi mahi kebabs, hand-rolled cigars and microbrews. $72 adults, $35 kids 12 and under
Bistro One LR at Ritz-Carlton South Beach: 1 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach; 786-276-4000
Treats families to a Brazilian-style BBQ featuring live music & a specialty Caipirinha menu. $75 per adult, $34 per child under 12.
Bizcaya at The Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove: 3300 SW 27 Ave, Coconut Grove; 305-644-4675
The Cheese Course
Treats diners to a complimentary house beer with the purchase of a cheese course, salad or sandwich from June 11-18 (print coupon from FB or Twitter).
The Cheese Course: 3451 NE 1 Ave, Miami
Is offering a three-course menu from 12-8pm featuring lobster bisque, filet mignon, chicken picata and baked Alaska. $45
Christy’s: 3101 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables; 305-446-1400
Treats dad to 50% off draft and bottled beers and kid sunder 10 to a free meal with purchase of adult entrée.
City Cellar Wine & Bar Grill: 609 E Las Olas, Ft Lauderdale; 954-727-0307
Woos families with a specialty a la carte menu, DJ and small gifts for dads.
Dune at Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne: 455 Grand Bay Dr, Key Biscayne; 305-365-4500
Welcomes dads with a few off-menu steak specials including a bone-in 25oz prime rib.
The Dutch at W South Beach: 2201 Collins Ave, Miami Beach; 305-938-3111
Treats fathers to a glass of Cigar City Brew, a cigar, a take-home gift and a specialty Dad Burger – an 8oz Creekstone Farms burger with double smoked bacon, maple glazed ham, aged American cheddar, a fried egg, bread & butter pickles and a sesame seed bun. $25
Edge, Steak and Bar: 1435 Brickell Ave, Miami; 305-381-3190
Presents a Texas-inspired BBQ brunch featuring smoked bacon, pecan sticky buns, slow cooked beef brisket and “cowboy” chicken wings. $38 adults, $17 kids 5-12, free kids under 5
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden: 10901 Old Cutler Rd, Coral Gables; 305-256-8399
Is partnering with Tudor House to present a “Smoking It Up” celebration. Beginning at 5:30pm, enjoy buckets of beer, pitchers of punch, a pop up whiskey bar, cigar rolling and unlimited “smoked goods” like pork ribs, beef brisket and BBQ beans. Rumor has it strippers will be on hand as well.
The Federal: 5132 Biscayne Blvd, Miami; 305-758-9559
Presents specialty menu items like summer ribeye salad, BBQ pork ribs & Singapore chili prawns and treats dads to a complimentary glass of scotch, whiskey or wine during dinner.
Lantao Kitchen + Cocktails at the Surfcomber Hotel: 1717 Collins Ave, Miami Beach; 305-604-1800
Celebrates Father’s Day by gifting every dad who dines at the restaurant with a $50 gift card valid for his next visit.
La Gloutonnerie: 81 Washington Ave, Miami Beach; 305-503-3811
The Melting Pot
Is treating kids 12 and under free to a free skinny dipper kids dinner for every four-course adult dinner ordered.
The Melting Pot: 11520 Sunset Dr, Miami; 305-279-8816
Celebrates dad with three Northern Italian specials including truffle burrata with porcini mushroom sauce, duck ravioli and Piedmont sabayon.
Quattro Gastronomia Italiana: 1014 Lincoln Rd, Miami Beach; 305-531-4833
Treats dad to a complimentary “Old’s Cool” cocktail – his choice between a Red Hook Manhattan, pisco soup or Negroni.
SAIA: 999 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale; 954-302-5252
Welcomes families with a breakfast buffet from 7-11:30am ($18.95) and a breakfast & pizza buffet from 11:30am-2pm ($21.95).
Spartico at the Mayfair Hotel & Spa: 3000 Florida Ave, Coconut Grove; 305-441-0000
Is offering specialty Double Windsor cocktails and a la carte brunch and dinner menus “fit for a king.” Highlights include deviled eggs, maple & bacon-glazed beignets and nori dusted tuna steak.
Steak 954 at W Fort Lauderdale: 401 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale; 954-414-8333
Presents three house-made micheladas (beer cocktails) at brunch.
Talavera: 2299 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Coral Gables; 305-444-2955
Is offering a special prix-fixe “dinner for dad” including veal Oscar, Caesar salad and a glass of house wine or beer. $49 per person
Timpano: 450 Las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale; 954-462-9119
Is partnering with The Fed to present a Father’s Day pig roast featuring bourbon cocktails & appetizers, unlimited “pig & fixins,” live classic rock, peel n eat shrimp & adult ice pops beginning at 12:30pm. $65
Tudor House: 1111 Collins Ave, Miami Beach; 305-534-8455
Treats dad to a “hearty” selection of BBQ ribs, skirt steak, charcuterie, sushi and unlimited bloody Mary’s and mimosas. 11am-3pm; $59 per adult, $29.50 for kids 4-12
Vida at Fontainebleau Miami Beach: 4441 Collins Ave, Miami Beach; 305-674-4730
Celebrates with a three-course menu available from noon-1am. Menu highlights include a cocktail, lobster spring rolls, pan seared duck and saffron risotto with scallops. $69
Villa Azur: 309 23 St, Miami Beach; 305-763-8688
Offers specialty brunch, dinner, dessert and cocktail items including surf n’ turf prime rib, double chocolate cheesecake and Southern stogie old fashioneds.
Yardbird: 1600 Lenox Ave, Miami Beach; 305-538-5220