25 Places to Take Your Dad for Father’s Day in Tampa Bay
These 25 places are making sure all the dads have the best Father’s Day in Tampa Bay. A few at-home recipes are included for those who want to chillax at home:
American Social Guests get the chance to try the exclusive AmSo whiskey in a $14 Private Select Old Fashioned served smoked or regular or a cocktail served in a wax-dipped Maker’s Mark glass(which you can keep for $20). A unique and exclusive AmSo limited-edition Maker’s Mark expression is available for purchase June 6-19 for $75.99. 6/19 11 a.m.-midnight. 601 S Harbour Island Blvd. Unit 107, Tampa, 813-605-3333. americansocialbar.com.
Casa Santo Stefano Take a trip to Italy with their Tomahawk Pork Chop Milanese and Panna Cotta. Reservations recommended. 6/19 11 a.m.-10 p.m. $9-30. 1607 N 22nd St., Tampa, 813-248-1925. casasantostefano.com.
Columbia Restaurant Start the visit off with their Tostones con Picadillo appetizer and grab some Cream Catalana for dessert before you leave. Reservations recommended. 6/19 11 a.m.-9 p.m. $10-48. Various locations. columbiarestaurant.com.
Duffy’s Sports Grill This weekend, the sports grill offers up sirloin and NY Strip Steak and Dad’s first pint of Bud Light or Miller Lite is free. Have him enter their contest (must be a Duffy’s MVP btw) for a chance to win a fishing trip for him and up to 4 of his besties; winner also wins a $100 gift card. $17.99-21.99. Various locations. duffysmvp.com.
Eddie V’s Treat Dad to their Snake River Farms Wagyu Strip with its buttery essence, rich flavor, and tenderness. Reservations recommended. 6/19 4 p.m.-9 p.m. 4400 W Boy Scout Blvd., Tampa, 813-877-7290. eddiev.com.
Élevage SoHo Kitchen & Bar Dad would probably enjoy their specials of the day including a 72-hour wagyu short rib (complimentary for Granddad with the purchase of an additional entrée), a burger special, and Ribeye Eggs for brunch. All the specials are dine-in btw. Reservations recommended. $22-80. 6/19 10 a.m.-10 p.m. 1207 S Howard Ave., Tampa, 813-999-8726. epicureanhotel.com.
Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse A three-course meal is available starting 6/16-6/20. Menu items include Filet Mignon, Surf & Turf, salad, a selection of desserts, and featured drinks for the occasion. Reservations recommended. $85 per person. Various locations. flemingssteakhouse.com
Hogg Batch Coffee Remind dad how much he’s loved with a premium selection of barrel-aged coffees. Free shipping on orders over $50 using code HBSHP50. $13-40. hoggbatch.com.
JW Marriott Tampa Water Street Give Dad the gift of “me” time with a Brew & Renew Spa Package, which features an Organic Pedi followed by a choice of custom massage or Gentlemen’s Facial while sipping a Brew Tasting sampler from local breweries. Finish the day with lunch at the spa or at SiX. Package runs June 17-19 and is $285+ per person. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. 510 Water St., Tampa, 813-314-6680. Marriott.com.
Mandola’s Italian Kitchen Brined for 24 hours, Damian’s Fried Chicken is coated with special seasoned flour and golden brown. Chicken is served with mashed potatoes, peas, and carrots. Available 6/17-6/19. Various locations. mandolas.com.
Pirate Ship Tampa Whether Dad is an Old Salt or a landlubber, he’ll have a great time on this pirate adventure with everyone. 6/19 2p.m.-9 p.m. Children $25, adults $30. 333 S Franklin Ave., Tampa, 813-223-7999. tampapirateship.com.
Rivers Edge A bourbon and BBQ-inspired menu for Father’s Day includes dishes like Spicy Candied Bourbon Bacon Burger, Spicy Bourbon BBQ Wings , Maple Bourbon Glazed Salmon, and Bourbon Shrimp over a bed of Jasmine rice. 6/19 Noon-10 p.m. $15-28. 200 N Ashley Dr., Tampa, 813-226-4400. riversedgetampa.com.
Rocco’s Tacos Enjoy a complimentary brunch cocktail or Rocco’s house margarita with the purchase of an entree. Crowd favorites include Avocado Toast, Egg & Chorizo Torta, Desayuno Tacos, and Rocco’s Fuego Chicken & Churros. Kids under 10 eat free. Brunch menu starts at $14.50. 6/19 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 2223 N Westshore Blvd. #203, Tampa, 813-800-8226. roccostacos.com.
Ruth’s Chris Steak House Give Dad a meal to remember 6/17-6/19 like sizzling steaks or specialty cuts including a Porterhouse or Tomahawk. Various locations. ruthschris.com.
Safety Harbor Spa & Resort Treat Dad to a Father’s Day brunch with live music and a mimosa upon welcome. 6/19 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $25 and up for children 10 and under, $58.27 and up for adults. Reserve online here. 105 N Bayshore Dr., Safety Harbor, 888-237-8772. safetyharborspa.com.
Steelbach This year the restaurant features 20 oz. bone-in strip served on a cutting board for dad to take home. Reservations recommended. 6/19 5 p.m.-10 p.m. 1902 N Ola Ave., Tampa, 813-693-5478. Steelbach.com.
The Rusty Pelican Let Dad choose between a four-course brunch with dishes like Applewood Ham Sweet Cheesus Sandwich and Lobster Benedict or an A la Carte dinner. Throw in a bottle of champagne for an extra $46. Reservations recommended. 6/19 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Adults $82, children $35. 2425 N Rocky Point Dr., Tampa, 813-281-1943. therustypelicantampa.com.
Timpano Hyde Park Father’s Day features include the Steak “Pizzaiola”, Ghost Block Cabernet wine, and “A Perfect Gentleman” cocktail. 6/19 10 a.m.-10 p.m. 1610 W Swann Ave., Tampa, 813-254-5870. timpanohydepark.com.
Ulele Dad can pretend to be bougie with a Smoked Old Fashioned cocktail, Stuffed Pork Chop, and Bourbon Bacon Eclairs. Reservations recommended. 6/19 11 a.m.-10 p.m.$10-30. $10-30. 1810 N Highland Ave., Tampa, 813-999-4952. Ulele.com.
Vizcaya SoHo Take a trip to Spain and taste dishes like Frituritas de mero and Puntas de solomillo. $9-36. 401 S Howard Ave., Tampa, 813-374-7164. @vizcayasoho on IG.
Wild Fork Purchase the grocery store’s The Cookout Collection, which offers 28 different products from burger to Port St. Louis Spare Ribs for creating the perfect feast for every palate. $1.49/lb-$8.98/lb for the Cookout Collection, $13.94-261.71 for custom gift bundles. Various locations. wildforkfoods.com.
Willa’s The restaurant will feature specials for brunch and dinner including Roasted Prime Rib and new cocktail Mother’s Medicine, made with Jack Daniel’s Rye, cynar, pineapple, lemon and mint. For the wino dads, they can get all bottles for 50% off every Sunday. If your plans include staying in the house, order a selection of classics from the Willa’s Party Menu (give 48 hours notice for large orders). Guests can pick up last minute gifts like mercy, hats, and more for Padre next door in Willa’s Provisions. Deadline to order from party menu is June 17. Reservations recommended. Menu items range $15-190. 6/19 10 a.m.-2 p.m. for brunch, 5 p.m.-9 p.m. for dinner. 1700 W Fig St., Tampa, 813-519-4552. willastampa.com.
World of Beer Bar & Kitchen Dad will definitely enjoy brunch dishes 6/18-6/19 like Hangover Skillet, Sweet Cream Potatoes, and more. Top it off with boozy options like Bottomless Beermosas, Bloody Marys, and mimosas. Various locations. worldofbeer.com.
If you have plans to stay home, do things a little differently using Dole pineapples:
Or if he’s into sipping on something good on Father’s Day in Tampa Bay, try a twist on a Moscow Mule with the Ketel One Marvelous Mule:
- 1.5oz Ketel One Vodka
- 5oz Ginger Beer
- .5oz Lime Juice
- 1/8oz Local Honey
- Add all ingredients to a glass filled with fresh cubed ice.
- Stir and garnish with a lemon wheel
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