Father’s Day 2019: Where to Celebrate

Where are you taking Dad for Father’s Day? If you need help figuring a restaurant, we’ve got you covered. Below, you’ll find a list of holiday events and specials that should make your decision a little easier.

Details are subject to change, so always contact the venue beforehand for the latest details. Happy Father’s Day!

26 Sushi & Tapas

Dad not feeling the restaurant crowds this Father’s Day? Fear not! 26 Sushi & Tapas, Surfside’s favorite Latin-Asian Nikkei concept has you covered with a special $99 takeout sushi platter to keep the whole family satisfied.

Spend the night in and indulge in the 96-piece sushi assortment (12 rolls) that can feed 10-15 people! Rolls include Tuna Avocado, Salmon, Hamachi, California, Veggie and more. 26 Sushi & Tapas is located at 9487 Harding Avenue in Surfside, FL; to place your order ahead of Dad’s special day, call (305) 570-2626.

800 Degrees Woodfired Kitchen

Nothing compares to brew, dad! This Sunday, June 16, 800 Degrees Woodfired Kitchen, co-owned by Dwyane Wade and Udonis Haslem, will offer dads a free draught beer with every order of our Baby Back Ribs ($36) or Prime Ribeye ($41) for dinner.

American Social

Serving as the ultimate retreat for dad’s this Father’s Day, American Social is taking things up a notch this holiday. Aside from a menu filled with dad’s favorites: burgers, wings, beer, and all the sports, the restaurant and elevated sports bar will have cigar rollers on-site and a special raffle exclusive to dads where they’ll have the chance to win a round of golf for a group of four and tickets to a Dolphins game during the NFL season. Each dad will receive a complimentary raffle ticket during brunch on Sunday, May 16 from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

AQ Chophouse by Il Mulino

At the Acqualina Resort in Sunny Isles, AQ Chop House by Il Mulino is amping up its usual brunch offerings with live music inside in the main dining room for Father’s Day. From noon to 4 p.m., brunch enthusiasts can enjoy a live pasta station, meat station, sushi station, a raw bar, an omelette station and dessert spread. Guests can sip on unlimited bellinis, mimosas, rosé sangria, red wine, rosé and prosecco. Brunch is $100 per person and $45 for kids.


Miami’s very own Chef Michael Beltran is inviting foodies and imbibers to celebrate Father’s Day at his popular Coconut Grove eatery Ariete. Diners can indulge in a decadent brunch buffet with signature brunch offerings like the frita benedict made with Sam’s biscuit, chorizo, hollandaise, papitas; breakfast burrito made with scrambled eggs, American cheese and potatoes; guava & cream cheese pancakes; French toast sticks with cinnamon sugar and condensed milk, and much more. Additionally, it will feature a prime rib carving station.

The brunch is priced at $39 per person and $25 for children (12 and under). Upgrade to bottomless mimosas or London Dry Bloodies for an additional $22. If guests prefer to sip on a refreshing cocktail, they can opt for the Ron Magill with Elephant Gin, Yuzu & Lemongrass Puree and garden basil or the classic Chug’s Ol’Fash with Four Roses Bourbon, demerara, bitters – smoked in apple wood chips. Manly enough? Ariete is located at 3540 Main Highway in Coconut Grove.

Brunch is served Sunday, 10AM to 3PM. Telephone: (305) 640-5862.


Bring Dad to Wynwood for an unbeatable Father’s Day experience at Bakan! Offering a selection of tacos, moles, enchiladas and more, Dads can enjoy a complimentary sip (½ oz) of Mezcal all day Sunday. With more than 350 bottles on the menu, Dad is all but guaranteed a perfectly curated Mezcaleando at Bakan experience!

Beaker & Gray

For Father’s Day, treat dad to dinner at Beaker & Gray, where the food and drinks are both equally as delicious. Located in the heart of Miami’s Arts District, the Wynwood hotspot will be offering a specialty dish created by Chef/Owner Brian Nasajon for a proper celebration. The hearty Meat & Potatoes dish features a Porter House Steak served with crispy potatoes, blue cheese garlic crema and beer-battered cipollini onion.

To complete the meal, the bar team at Beaker & Gray will be offering a specialty beer – Death Roll Milk Stout – for the evening to perfectly complement the steak. Dinner will be offered from 6PM until 11PM. For reservations, please call (305) 699-2637.

Biscayne Bay Brewing Co.

Fathers are in for a treat this Father’s Day at Biscayne Bay Brewing Company! Miami’s local brewery is serving up their specialty wings as guests enjoy an ice-cold beer from their vast selection. With the Miami Marlins playing against the Pittsburgh Pirates that very same day, Biscayne Bay is raffling off great tickets for the game! With savory bites, craft drinks, and baseball tickets, Biscayne Bay is giving dads the perfect Father’s Day gift.

Bulla Gastrobar

Bring your dad to Bulla Gastrobar on Father’s Day weekend, where he’ll be treated like the king he is! The Spanish tapas restaurant will be offering a mouthwatering special bone-in Ribeye entrée from June 14 – June 16. Additionally, during brunch and dinner on Father’s Day, Bulla will be gifting dads a $20 gift card to use on their next visit. Get the kids involved with a brainteaser crossword puzzle, those who solve the quiz will receive complimentary churros for the table!

Chotto Matte

Chotto Matte will be celebrating dads this Father’s Day with steak, cigars and more. Serving the best in Peruvian and Japanese fare, Chotto Matte is offering a specialty over-the-top Cowboy Steak, large enough for the whole family to enjoy. Japanese Whiskey Flights will be also be available for $25 along with a complimentary cigar for every dad!

The Confidante

This Father’s Day, treat dad to half-off bourbon cocktails (Bulleit and Makers) in The Backyard and at Bird & Bone! Looking for more besides bourbon? All beers are additionally half-priced for pops throughout the day. End the day with a complimentary cigar from the hostess stand for the perfect ending to this Father’s Day.

Diez y Seis at Shore Club

Celebrate dad while embarking on a Mexican journey in the heart of South Beach at Shore Club’s Diez y Seis. Led by Chef Jose Icardi, the Mexican eatery will serve a special Father’s Day brunch menu including a raw bar, guacamole cart, taco cart, omelette station, Mezcal breakfast cocktails and more. The buffet style brunch will be $35/adult and $20/child, with the option of adding bottomless bubbles for $25/adult.

Fontainebleau Miami Beach

Celebrate Father’s Day at the iconic Fontainebleau Miami Beach with the perfect poolside retreat. The Ultimate Father’s Day Experience package offers dad plenty of activities to enjoy all day long. Spoil dad with a full day use of an Ultra-Arkadia Pool Cabana that comes equipped with a 42-inch flat screen television fit for the sports fanatic, personal butler service, mini fridge filled with an assortment of refreshments and treats, digital safe and phone.

The package also includes one box of cigars, one Grey Goose Vodka bottle, two six packs of Red Bull, two platters from FRESH, two buckets of Heineken Beer and one luxury deck of playing cards and chips. The Ultimate Father’s Day Experience package is priced at $1,500 and is for up to six (6) guests and will be available Noon – 7PM from Friday, June 14 –Sunday, June 16, 2019.

Price is exclusive of tax and gratuity. For reservations, please call 305.538.2000.


Ocean Drive’s iLov305 will be hosting their weekly ‘See You Next Sunday Brunch’ with a refreshing treat for Dad’s on Father’s Day! Mr. Worldwide will be offering dads a complimentary Mojito to sip on as they enjoy all-you-can-eat brunch for $49 a person and live music from 12- 4 p.m.

International Smoke

International Smoke will be offering a special cocktail pairing dish for Father’s Day. The featured dish will be a special Bone-In Ribeye that will be topped with Rye Peppercorn Sauce then smoked and served with a side Crushed Potatoes and Grilled Asparagus. A Bulleit Rye Old Fashioned will be paired with the grade-a steak. The dish pairing will only be available during Father’s Day and will be priced at $65.

Isabelle’s Grill Room and Garden

Treat dad to a Father’s Day at Isabelle’s Grill Room & Garden, Coconut Grove’s gorgeous and chic eatery. For Brunch, diners can enjoy a la carte brunch from 11AM – 5PM and with the option to add bottomless Bloody Marys and Mimosas ($22 per person). Chill out to the sounds of a live jazz duo while diving into options like Raw Bar items and refreshing starters like Roasted Beets with Greek yogurt; Jumbo Lump Crab Cake; and Burrata. Signature brunch dishes include Chicken and Waffles; Challah French Toast; and classic Eggs Benedict.


Located in the heart of Coconut Grove, Jaguar Latin American Kitchen brings the flourishing flavors of Latin America to Miami. Jaguar invites you to bring Dad along and indulge in a Father’s Day meal. What better way to celebrate Dad than with a 16 oz sirloin steak and a bottle of our specialty wines for $39? Grab a seat and let us serve you this Father’s Day!

Jaya at the Setai

Treat dad to brunch and a barbecue at Jaya’s legendary Sunday Brunch, enhanced to celebrate Father’s Day. Curated by Executive Chef Vijay Veena, the special spread will include a barbecue station with grilled specialties, an impressive selection of traditional and non-traditional plates from the Far East, raw bar options, and an Asian Sushi Room with hand rolled sushi.

will receive a complimentary gift while all guests can enjoy free-flowing Louis Roederer Champagne, Mimosas and Bloody Marys while listening to the soulful sounds of live jazz music in the courtyard. For those who want to celebrate that evening, treat dads to The World’s Best Scotch Experience, a special Macallan-inspired tasting menu that complements the whisky’s outstanding quality and distinct character.

The sophisticated menu is paired with a selection of craft Macallan cocktails and whisky samples curated by Food & Beverage Director Julien Labays. The brunch is priced at $145+ per person and $65+ per child (ages 5-12 years old) from 11:30AM – 3:30PM. Reservations are required by calling (855) 923-7899.

Kitchen 305

Nestled inside the Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort, Kitchen 305 offers innovative and delicious dishes in a chic setting. Chef Julius Brown directs the creativity of American eclectic fare using only the finest, freshest ingredients. Chef Brown’s culinary delights are complemented by an extensive world-class wine list, handcrafted cocktails, and scrumptious desserts. On Father’s Day, enjoy a Valencia Paella Dinner for $24.99 with $5 beer and wine specials.

La Cerveceria de Barrio

Transport dad to Mexico with a visit to La Cerveceria de Barrio, Lincoln Road and Ocean Drive’s Mexican street food concept with luchador-themed decor, lively atmosphere and authentic cuisine. As a special treat for Father’s Day, all dads will receive a complimentary shot of El Jimador tequila after dinner. We’ll cheers to that!

Le Sireneuse

Treat Dad to an exclusive dining experience this Father’s Day! Chef Antonio Mermolia brings the spirit of his hometown in Southern Italy to life. Inspired by the sea, MARE is a unique oceanfront dining experience from Le Sirenuse Miami, specializing in light and refreshing coastal Mediterranean cuisine.

Guests are invited to start with antipasti sul mare including roasted day-boat Mediterranean octopus and Sicilian red shrimp, followed by a selection of crudo and marinato such as ahi tuna tartare and local amberjack carpaccio. The heart of the menu comes from Dal Mare, a variety of fresh seafood filets a daily selection of whole roasted fish, accompanied by fresh salads, bright pastas and classic pizzas. A la carte options from the Brunch Menu are also available.

Brunch offerings are available from 12pm-3pm. Price is $95 for bottomless Prosecco or Rose, and $130 for Bottomless Champagne. For reservations, email reservations@sirenusemiami.com or call 786-482-2280.

Lobster Bar Sea Grill

Mark Twain famously said “Too much of anything is bad, but too much of a good whiskey is barely enough,” and Lobster Bar Sea Grille Miami Beach agrees, which is why they’ve partnered with The Dalmore to offer 45 years of Dalmore at $45 for Father’s Day.

In addition to the already-spectacular a la carte meu including items like the “Lobster Stuffed Lobster” broiled with savory lobster stuffing, lemon, drawn butter; Iceland Arctic Char “Unilateral” buttery delicate e.v. olive oil, Santorini capers, steamed Tuscan kale; and Signature Filet Mignon “Au Poivre” Cracked Pepper Crusted brandy cream, seasons mushrooms, potato confit, port braised shallots, Dads can enjoy 3 pours of The Dalmore (ages 12, 15 and 18) with their standout meals.

Raise your glasses to the best Dad in town this Father’s Day at Lobster Bar Sea Grille Miami Beach.

The Local House

Celebrate Father‘s Day with a beach & brunch event at South of Fifth favorite – The Local House. Come and join us for Father‘s Day brunch and engage in thoughtful conversation over signature morning cocktails such as Summer Air, a mix of Prosecco and Champagne infused with Elderflower, Peach Bitter, and Lavender Bitter or a classic Mimosa. Indulge in the Key Lime French Toast, or go lite and be pleasantly surprised by the signature Seafood Scramble with Gulf shrimp, blue crab, lobster, fine herbs and grilled sourdough.

Malibu Farm

Kicking off on Father’s Day, Malibu Farm will launch their new pizza making class series, welcoming adults and kids alike to craft their own unique fresh, organic, local wood-fired pizza pie on Sunday, June 16 at 4PM while enjoying breathtaking ocean views.

After Father’s Day, Malibu Farm will offer classes every Thursday and Saturday at 6PM for adults for $60 (which includes a complimentary glass of wine) and Saturdays at 4PM for kids for $25.

Tickets for the Father’s Day pizza making class and other classes can be purchased here and private classes are also available.

Also for Father’s Day, Malibu Farm will be partnering with Biscayne Bay Brewing Co. Dads can enjoy a bucket of some of the brewer’s most popular beers including Miami Pale Ale, Siren Saison, Amber Ale, Double Nine IPa and more for $30.

Novotel Miami Brickell

Novotel Miami Brickell will be treating dads to a day outdoors featuring their favorites during a special edition of ‘Sunset Sessions’ on June 15th! Hang out by the pool where pops can dig in on a complimentary sandwich that combines the best of a Cuban Sandwich and Philly Cheesesteak in one! Cool down with bucket of beers for $18 and refershing Lemonade Old Fashions for $6! Admission to this event is free to the public.

Phuc Yea

For the dad that marches to the beat of his own drum, Phuc Yea has prepared smoky variations of the ultimate meat faves topped off with “build you own” options of dad approved staple cocktails. Available from 11:30 am – 3:30 pm on Sunday, June 16, the Father’s Day house specials will include Smoked Bone In 36oz short ribs ($42); Miami Smokers Sausages ($25); and Prime Rib ($36) spiced with long peppercorn and star anise.

All dishes are served with house made sauces, including BBQ hoisin, fish sauce caramel, maggi ‪au jus and sate; lettuce bundles; and house pickles.

Wash down each bite at the “Build Your Own” Bloody Mary and Old Fashioned station, featuring a selection of rums, bourbons and whiskeys, infused syrups and garnishes. Bottomless servings of tropical mimosas, rose punch and rose wine ($30) will also be available.

Quinto La Huella

Enjoy a delicious Sunday FEAST brunch buffet this Father’s Day at Quinto la Huella. Priced at $55 per person, $27.50 for children under 12, guests can enjoy a selection of meats from the parrilla including steak, chicken and sausage as well as an assortment of grilled vegetables, pastas, salads and more. Cheers to the occasion with friends and family by indulging in bottomless house wine & bubbly for $25.

The Restaurant at W South Beach

Executive Chef Josh Gripper and Executive Sous Chef Mario Alegre are inviting dads to experience their new “Roots American” menu featuring a Father’s Day special Bone in Filet with foie gras and summer truffle mash for only $55, in addition to the a la carte menu. RWSB is located inside W South Beach Hotel & Residences, 2201 Collins Avenue, in Miami Beach. Telephone: (305) 938-3111.

Rusty Pelican

Rusty Pelican, known for its dazzling waterfront views, is inviting diners to enjoy beer by the bay along with a delicious Father’s Day Brunch Buffet from 10AM to 3:30PM. For $85 per adult and $35 per child (excluding tax and gratuity), families can partake in a generous brunch buffet with a variety of classic brunch offerings and seafood specialty stations including Sushi, Raw Bar, Ceviche and Tartare and American Caviar.

Breakfast selections include Banana French Toast crusted with Frosted Flakes; Hazelnut Chocolate and Ricotta Pancakes; and Traditional Eggs Benedict. Featured entrees offer choice of St. Louis BBQ Ribs; Coconut Crusted Salmon; or Whole Roasted Pork. Dads can enjoy a complimentary beer tasting by local brewery, Veza Sur and a special take away gift. The Rusty Pelican is located at 3201 Rickenbacker Causeway in Key Biscayne. Telephone: (305) 361-3818.

Shooters Waterfront

This Father’s Day, thank your father for all he’s done for you with a waterfront brunch or dinner. At Shooters Waterfront, celebrate your father with a waterfront buffet and $4 Shooters Ale all day long created by Biscayne Bay Brewing Co. The brunch buffet is complete with fresh seafood and other manly house favorites such as a carving station, beer-broiled bratwurst and BBQ ribs.

With Shooters’ unique blend of gourmet food and peaceful ambiance, dad’s bound to be pleased. The expansive buffet is priced at $46 per person, kids 12 and under for $22. Reservations required. Call 954.566.2855 to book your seat.

Stefano Versace Gelato

Cheers to Father’s Day! Stefano Versace Bistro welcomes all dads to a cold brew and melt-in-your-mouth cheese fries this father’s day. Enjoy all that our bistro has to offer with this tasty special!

Talavera Cocina Mexicana

Looking to treat Dad out for a night on the town? Talavera Cocina Mexicana, right at the start of Giralda Plaza, is the perfect place to wine and dine him. With authentic Mexican flavors and delicious cocktails, our Father’s Day special will be giving him the old one-two when he bites into our 16 oz Sirloin steak served with a bottle of our specialty wines for only $39!


Join us at Tanuki for the ultimate Father’s Day brunch feast on Sunday, June 16, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests will receive a welcome cocktail on arrival, plus unlimited mimosas and wine. Lucky for dad, he’ll also receive a complimentary Sapporo (originally priced at $6). In addition to a dazzling selection of pan-Asian dishes, diners will also choose a main course (one per person), and dessert for the table to share. This brunch is $58 per person.

Toro Toro

Toro Toro, known for its prime meats will be treating dads to a carnivore’s dream with a BBQ Brunch this Father’s Day. Priced at $75 per adult and $35 for kids (6-12), Toro Toro is sweetening the deal by offering a half-off discount to dads ($37.50) when dining with another. Brunch includes bottomless mimosas, a Bloody Mary bar and Toro Toro’s BBQ brunch favorites such as the BBQ Chipotle Ribs, Jalapeño Corn Bread, Lechon, whole Prime Rib and more.

Brunch-goers will enjoy live musical entertainment along with a photobooth to capture the special moments and even a magician; Brunch will be offered from 11:30AM until 3PM. For reservations, call (305) 372-4710.


Miami Dade College’s (MDC) acclaimed Tuyo restaurant rolls out the red carpet for Father’s Day with a beautifully-crafted brunch with mouth-watering selections prepared by Chef Peter Fred, Sunday, June 16, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

The menu of the day will include an eclectic blend of delicious starters such as Heirloom Tomato and Red Plum Caprese served with Stracciatella Cheese, Basil and Cashews; Croque Monsieur, made of Whipped Mortadella, Scallion Popover and Gruyere Mornay and Truffled Mac & Cheese with Herbed Breadcrumbs, Mornay & Parmesan Cheeses.

Entreés of the day include a Dry Aged Ribeye, with a Sunny-Side Up Egg, Smoked Chimichurri, Arugula Salad; the Tuyo Burger, combined with Shallot Marmalade, White Cheddar, Brioche Bun and French Fries; Chicken and Waffles with Spiced Waffle, General Tso’s Syrup, and Sesame Seeds and Florida Snapper with Herb-Roasted Potatoes, Sweet and Sour Peppers and Black Beans.

The fabulous menu also offers a fine assortment of desserts comprised of Chocolate Mousse Cake with Feuilletine-Peanut Butter Croquant, Banana and Espresso Beans; Guava and Cheese “Pastelito,” a Puff Pastry with Whipped Cream Cheese and Guava Jam served with Coconut Gelato and Beignets with Bourbon- Caramel Ice Cream and Popcorn Brittle.

Veza Sur Brewing Co.

Treat your papi to a few cold ones and some swag this Father’s Day at Wynwood’s Veza Sur Brewing Co! Those who purchase any Veza Sur merch (think: fun, floral hats & t-shirts) and a 32 or 64 oz. Growler will have it filled with dad’s favorite brew filled on the house. Veza Sur is perfect for bringing the whole family to celebrate with board games, giant Jenga and bites from the on-site food truck Chi-Fa!

Villa Azur

For those looking to spend Father’s Day in a festive atmosphere, what better way to commemorate dad than with a glass of Johnnie Walker in the heart of South Beach at Villa Azur. The restaurant will be offering Johnnie Walker Flights ($30) which will include 1 oz pours of Johnnie Walker Black Label, Johnnie Walker 18 Year Old and Johnnie Walker Blue Label.

With Villa Azur’s live entertainment, music, and delicious dishes, dad will be sure to experience an exceptional Father’s Day weekend on Friday or Saturday.

The Wharf

Join us at The Wharf on Sunday, June 16 for a special Father’s Day Celebration honoring all the father figures in our lives that guide us to be the men and women we are today! From 12:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m., we will be offering $50 bottles of Moët. In addition to this drink special, guests can enjoy the views of the Miami River while savoring bites from Lung Yai Thai Tapas, CRACKED by Chef Adrianne, Spris Artisan Pizza, MOJO Donuts, La Santa Taqueria, OG Ceviche & Seafood Shack and Sweet Melody Crafted Ice Cream.

Zuma Miami

Zuma Miami’s famed brunch offers Father’s Day dining with a sophisticated twist. Upon arrival, Dad’s and their guests are offered a choice of tiered off menus (Classic: $125, Signature: $175, and Premium: $395) for the ultimate Father’s Day dining experience of your choice.
Start off with a choice of spicy beef tenderloin, salmon teriyaki, Chilean seabass, spicy fried tofu, or go all out with Japanese wagyu, roasted lobster, or grilled vegetable donburi. Signature and premium entrees are paired with a traditional Japanese truffle hot pot served tableside.