Looking to make this Father’s Day in Miami truly unforgettable? Look no further than the city’s vibrant culinary scene. With a wide array of dining options, Miami offers the perfect setting to celebrate and indulge in delicious cuisine with your dad. From waterfront extravaganzas to sizzling steakhouses, fresh seafood delights, and international flavors, the city has something to suit every palate. Join us as we explore the best Father’s Day dining destinations in Miami, where you can treat your dad to a culinary adventure and create cherished memories together. Get ready to savor unforgettable flavors and embark on a gastronomic journey like no other.
June 1 – 30 Estrella Damm Culinary Journey
Make this Father’s Day extra special by treating Dad to the unforgettable Estrella Damm Culinary Journey. Take him on a mouthwatering adventure as he discovers exclusive menus created by Miami’s top chefs and acclaimed restaurants. Indulge in specially crafted dishes and meticulously designed tasting menus that showcase the unique blend of cultures and cuisines, all while savoring the crisp and refreshing notes of Estrella Damm.
Celebrate Father’s Day In Style At Rum Room With Chef Samantha Cruz’s Special Offerings
Rum Room, the culinary gem of Miami Beach, invites guests to celebrate Father’s Day with an exceptional dining experience curated by the renowned Chef Samantha Cruz. Treat your father to a culinary journey filled with flavor, elegance, and heartfelt celebration.
Celebrate Father’s Day at The Waterfront Oasis, Baia Beach Club
Calling all Rum and BBQ lovers to celebrate this Father’s Day at the waterfront oasis Baia Beach Club, located at Miami destination, Mondrian South Beach. Join us on Sunday, June 18th from 12PM-5PM for a day of sun-soaked fun filled special activities, such as a Brugal 1888 tasting perfectly paired with a specially curated BBQ menu including Paprika Rubbed Hanger Steak, Mojo Chicken Pinchos, and Salmon Steaks, just to name a few. Bond with Dad over the time-old practice of cigar rolling and enjoy the unique experience of lighting up a freshly made cigar straight from your own hands. Full menu available HERE.
Abbalé Telavivian Kitchen
Abbalé Telavivian Kitchen, the chic Israeli-inspired restaurant from hospitality entrepreneurs Omer Horev and Sam Gorenstein, will be hosting Abbale’s Weekend (or Dad’s weekend) from Friday, June 16 through Sunday, June 18. The weekend will consist of dinner specials on Friday and Saturday, followed by a special all day BBQ themed brunch on Sunday. Brunch specialty dishes will include Smoked Local Fish Dip with salmon caviar, labneh and Jerusalem bagel chips ($24); Sticky Pomegranate Glazed Smoked Lamb Ribs with watermelon-sumac salad ($29); and Charred Florida Corn with Bulgarian feta crema, sumac and cilantro ($12). For dessert, treat dad to the Dark Chocolate Tahini Brownie ($15). In the spirit of summer, Abbalé will also be offering its homemade fruit-herbal sodas – Summer Gazoz. Priced at $10 each, they will be available for Father’s Day brunch in flavors including Watermelon-Mint-Lemongrass and Cucumber-Thai Basil-Lime. Speciality gift boxes for Abba will be available for purchase and will include Abbale’s hat, spiced candied walnuts, coffee beans, house smoked salt, a bottle of red wine and an Abbale branded wine key. Abbale Telavivian Kitchen is located at 864 Commerce Street on Miami Beach. Father’s Day Brunch will be offered all day on Sunday, June 18 from 10AM to 9PM; dinner specials will be available Friday, June 16 and Saturday, June 17 from 5:30PM until 10PM. For more information, please visit www.abbatlv.com. Abbale Telavivian Kitchen is located at 864 Commerce Street on Miami Beach. Reservations can be made on Resy; metered street and valet parking also available onsite.
Bourbon Steak, a Michael Mina award-winning steakhouse inside the JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa will be offering an unforgettable evening to celebrate Dad this Father’s Day. The restaurant’s acclaimed menu, features all-natural, organic, and hormone free cuts of beef tempered in herb-infused butter, grilled over wood to order, and high quality meats including Japanese A5 Wagyu beef, American Wagyu and Prime cuts. Bourbon Steak offers a timeless dining experience that accomplishes all the traditions expected of a steakhouse with whimsical twists. Reservations are highly encouraged and can be made online at www.bourbonsteakmia.com. BOURBON Steak is located at 19999 West Country Club Drive in Aventura.
Corsair Kitchen & Bar
This year, treat Dad to Corsair’s beloved brunch, dubbed “The 52”. In addition to scrumptious buffet items, brunch includes an a la carte menu which changes every week (thus “the 52”) making it possible to enjoy something different every visit. Made to order dishes include French Toast with a graham cracker-crusted brioche, Key lime meringue and mint; Breakfast Skillet with Buffalo chicken, cheese fondue, blue cheese, scallions and celery; Mac n Cheese with crab, Old Bay, and panko bread crumbs; and Eggs Benedict with fried onion rings, KC BBQ beef “burnt ends,” poached egg and classic hollandaise. Father’s Day Brunch will be offered from 11:30AM until 3PM for $72 ++ per person; brunch is priced at $31++ for children 12 and under, and children ages 3 and under eat free from the Kids Menu. Valet parking with validation is $10. Corsair Kitchen & Bar is located at 19999 W Country Club Drive inside JW Marriott Miami Turnberry Resort & Spa. Reservations can be made through OpenTable or by calling (786) 279-6800. www.jwturnberry.com.
Recently opened in May 2023 at Miami Worldcenter, El Vecino is the newest concept by celebrated Chef Michael Beltran and a must-try for cigar devotees and neophytes, cocktail enthusiasts and downtown denizens looking for a chic, sophisticated spot for a fabulous cocktail or wine (by the glass or bottle). Like all Ariete Hospitality Group (AHG) concepts, the cocktail menu is thoughtful and provocative with a wine list carefully calibrated to complement the cigar offerings. On Sunday, June 18 in celebration of Father’s Day, El Vecino will be offering discounted spirit flights of scotch, whiskey, mezcal, tequila and rum anytime from 12PM to 10PM. Pair your spirit flights with cigars by Padrón, Espinosa, Aganorsa Leaf, Felipe Gregorio, Drew Estate, E.P. Carrillo and Oliva. Tickets for admission on Father’s Day will be $25 per person and the amount will be applied to the beverage bill on the night of. Tickets are available for purchase through EventBrite – HERE. El Vecino is located at 698 NE 1st Avenue Suite G-172 at the base of Miami Worldcenter’s Caoba residential tower along the development’s 7th Street pedestrian promenade. For more information, visit www.elvecinomiami.com and follow on Instagram @ElVecinoMiami.
Treat Dad like a king this Father’s Day at Toro Toro, Chef Richard Sandoval’s Pan-Latin steakhouse located downtown at the iconic InterContinental Miami. On Sunday, June 18 from Noon to 4PM, Toro Toro is celebrating with the ultimate unlimited brunch and live performances by legendary guitarist Carlos Andrade. Brunch is priced at $99++ per person; $45++ per child ages 4 – 12. The enhanced culinary experience, curated by Executive Chef Armando Febles, features an array of action stations including a specialty Rodizio de la Parrilla featuring grilled cuzco chicken, citrus-chipotle pork ribs, picanha, NY strip steaks, whole grouper, prime rib and bone-in pork loin. Guests will have the option to upgrade their meal with unlimited Rodizio de la Parilla paired with a Whiskey Flight for $42 per adult. Brunch will also offer a Salad Bar, Traditional Breakfast Station, Cevicheria Bar and Seafood Station offering shrimp cocktail, fresh oysters, mussels and sushi. For a sweet finish, brunch will feature a Dessert Station offering an indulgent variety of Pan-Latin cakes and specialties. Advance reservations for brunch are encouraged and can be made on OpenTable – HERE. Toro Toro is located at 100 Chopin Plaza inside the InterContinental Miami downtown. Telephone (305) 372-4710; www.torotoromiami.com.
At the EAST Miami hotel in Brickell, Quinto is an elevated South American terrace restaurant offering guests polished service, robust and flavorful food, – rendered in its signature open-fire-style kitchen – and a unique combination of rustic charm and casual comfort. From 12pm – 3:30pm on Father’s Day, treat dad to a full South American Buffet. Priced at $79++ per person and $28++ per child, guests will also have access to signature raw bar and “a La Parrilla” specials. A complimentary signature drink for fathers will be available including Old Fashioned’s and Rum Cuban’s. Guests can choose to upgrade to the 2-hour free flow package for $39++ per person. Live music by Trio Salsason throughout the afternoon, with traditional Cuban music, salsa, danzón, and rumba. Quinto is located at 788 Brickell Plaza at EAST Miami. Validation for valet parking is available. Telephone: (786) 805-4646. For more information, please visit www.quintomiami.us.
Situated in the heart of Wynwood Arts District, one of Miami’s most culturally dense neighborhoods, R House is a contemporary restaurant & bar heralded for its soulful dinner offerings, as well as its bustling weekend brunch scene and evening programming. The Wynwood institution is known best for its modern Latin American plates, extravagant drag performances and lively atmosphere inspired by the vivacious flavors of Miami. On Sunday, June 18, R House is calling all of the papis for “Papi Brunch”. The papi brunch, co hosted by Score Nightclub, will feature live drag performances and special guests. Reservations can be made on the website. All events are 18+. R House is located at 2727 NW 2nd Avenue in Wynwood. Telephone: (305) 576-0201; www.rhousewynwood.com.
Jaya at The Setai
Treat dad to an afternoon of luxury with Sunday Brunch at Jaya at The Setai, Miami Beach. On Sunday, June 18, enjoy free-flowing Louis Roederer Champagne, an ALB Vodka Moscow Mule bar, and live Jazz while dining in the sun on Jaya’s spacious Courtyard or indoors in the dining room. Offered from 11:30AM to 3:30PM, this elevated experience includes breakfast classics, an enhanced selection of seafood and meats grilled to order, a collection of Asian dishes including Peking Duck, fresh crêpes with all the trimmings, delectable desserts, and more. Brunch is priced at $115 per adult and $75 per child, excluding tax and gratuity. Reservations are required and can be made HERE. The Setai, Miami Beach is located at 2001 Collins Avenue. Telephone (305) 520-6000. www.thesetaihotels.com.
Minty Z – The plant-based restaurant concept showcasing Asian fusion cuisine is making dads feel welcome this year on Fathers Day, Sunday June 18. The restaurant, with standout items that all dads will love including Bao Buns, Sesame Seitan Wings and Kung Pao Tofu is offering all dads a free beer with any food order. This offer is available for lunch and dinner at the Coconut Grove location at 3206 Grand Avenue. Minty Z is open seven days a week serving lunch and dinner daily with brunch on weekends. Reservations can be made on Opentable with takeout and delivery also available. For more information, visit www.mintyz.com. Follow Minty Z on social media @mintyzllc
The Standard Spa, Miami Beach
For the wellness dad, The Standard Spa, Miami Beach is part recovery center, part new-age ashram as The Standard reimagines the modern spa experience. An adults-only (18+) hydrotherapy playground, the spa includes a Turkish-style hammam, aroma steam room, hemlock sauna, ice room, roman waterfall hot tub, arctic plunge, treatment baths, and an infinity pool. Ahead of Father’s Day, the hotel’s main restaurant, Lido Bayside Grill is offering a unique immersive experience, Off The Menu, on Thursday, June 15th at 7:30PM. The culinary journey will feature a four-course menu focused on meat dishes and a perfectly paired whiskey tasting and tickets range from $215 – $250 per person.
MATADOR ROOM, located inside The Miami Beach EDITION, is inspired by its rich history and 1950s glamour. Healmed by world-renowned chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten, who has reinvented the iconic MATADOR ROOM with reimagined menus that offer his interpretation of Caribbean, Spanish, and Latin and South American cuisines. Seasonal menus are composed of small and large plates that embrace the freshest, locally sourced, seasonal produce perfect for the special day.
The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach
Treat dad to a well-deserved day of rest, relaxation and rejuvenation with luxurious and unique men’s spa offerings at The Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach. Spoil Dad with an array of spa services including manicures, pedicures, and men’s facials specially designed to deeply cleanse, hydrate and smooth the skin. For the ultimate escape, indulge him with a variety of massage offerings to unwind, de-stress, and enjoy absolute tranquility.
Mr. C Coconut Grove
Share a delicious lunch with Dad overlooking the scenic Biscayne Bay at Bellini, Mr. C Coconut Grove’s beloved culinary outlet. Set in the iconic hotel, Bellini is renowned for its sophisticated and elegant atmosphere and is home to some of the finest Italian cuisine in Coconut Grove, bringing a contemporary edge to traditional favorites. Enjoy Bellini classics such as Hawaiian Bigeye Tuna Carpaccio, Tagliari al Tartufo Nero di Norcia, Beef Tenderloin Tagliata, and finish up with the iconic house-made Pistachio Gelato.
Mondrian South Beach
Calling all rum and BBQ lovers to celebrate Father’s Day at the waterfront oasis Baia Beach Club, located at Mondrian South Beach. Join us on Sunday, June 18th from 12PM-5PM for a day full of sun-soaked fun with special activities, such as a Brugal 1888 tasting perfectly paired with a speciality BBQ menu including Paprika Rubbed Hanger Steak, Mojo Chicken Pinchos, Salmon Steaks, just to name a few. Honor the occasion with the time-old practice of cigar rolling and enjoy the unique experience of lighting up a freshly made cigar straight from your own hands. Full menu available HERE.
Gekko’s unique fusion of a Japanese steakhouse cuisine is every carnivore’s dream culinary experience that you simply cannot pass up.
Steak 954 is known for their high-quality steaks, fresh seafood, and beautiful ambiance, making it the perfect spot for this special occasion with Dad!
Stiltsville Fish Bar
Stiltsville Fish Bar offers a vibrant and flavorful seafood menu in a comfortable, laid-back atmosphere — The 2lb Lobster Carbonara is a must!
Beauty & The Butcher
You can never go wrong with Chef Jeremy Ford’s cooking — Indulge at Beauty & The Butcher for top-tier American-Contemporary fare.
Treat Dad to Aba Miami’s special Father’s Day Brunch and Dinner offerings, including the Shawarma Spiced Skirt Steak & Eggs served with roasted kennebec potatoes, nigella butter and tzatziki for $36.95, as well as the Grilled Octopus, served with fingerling potatoes and coated with preserved lemon vinaigrette for $32.95.
Mehzcla at The Balfour Hotel
Head to Miami’s South of Fifth neighborhood for an indulging Father’s Day brunch at Mehzcla located at The Balfour Hotel. The new daily brunch combines a variety of Latin-American culinary influences with menu items including Miami Benedict ($21), a South Florida spin on the classic dish paired with Cuban toast and tangy mojo pork in a cilantro hollandaise sauce; and the Cauliflower Power Bowl ($18), made with roasted cauliflower, ancient grains, tuscan kale and calabaza in green goddess dressing. Other brunch menu highlights include the Mojo Pork Hash ($18), a savory mix of Mehzcla’s mojo pork served with potatoes, onions, peppers and poached eggs; or the Tofu Perico ($14), scrambled tofu with green onions, sweet onions, Roma tomato, crispy fingerlings and guasacaca.
4 RIVERS SMOKEHOUSE
Full-service catering is the ultimate dining experience offered by 4 Rivers for Father’s Day. Our friendly catering team will take care of everything from set up to clean up so you can enjoy your time with dad without having to stress over the details. The 4 Rivers Full-Service Catering Menu features many of the iconic 4 Rivers menu items that you can enjoy in our Smokehouses, items such as 4R Signature Angus Brisket, Pulled Pork, and St. Louis Style Ribs, but it also features a more robust selection of appetizers, sides, and desserts. The mouth-watering BBQ will have your taste buds rejoicing. In addition to treating dad, the restaurant is offering a broad range of specials and deals throughout the month – lots of opportunities to celebrate! Throughout the remainder of June, receive a $5 bonus card for every $25 gift card purchased, making it the perfect gift. For more information, please visit https://www.4rsmokehouse.com/catering/full-service/.
Chef Adrianne’s Vineyard Restaurant & Bar
Celebrate Father’s Day in true cowboy style with our John Dutton Steak special. Named after the iconic Yellowstone character, this outrageously delicious steak is a tribute to all the strong and loving fathers out there. Celebrated chef Adrianne and the culinary team start with a prime, bone-in Cowboy Steak, grilled to perfection, and topped with golden crispy onion rings! And to complement the rich and smoky flavors of the steak, they’re offering a perfect pairing with Yellowstone Whiskey, a small-batch bourbon that pays homage to the rugged beauty of the American West. Sip and savor the warm notes of caramel, vanilla, and oak, as you enjoy every juicy bite of the John Dutton Steak. It’s a meal fit for a king, and the perfect way to show your dad how much you care. Come join us for Father’s Day and make it an unforgettable one!
Treat Dad to an unforgettable meal at MICHELIN-starred COTE Miami this Father’s Day and a special take-home gift of COTE’s a proprietary salt blend, carefully composed of British Maldon salt, Himalayan pink salt, and Korean thousand-day sea salt. Have the family join in and experience the Butcher’s Feast ($68 per person ++), a thoughtfully priced offering that provides guests with a tour of COTE’s finest plates featuring four selected of USDA Prime and American Wagyu with an array of Korean accompaniments including pickled seasonal vegetables and salads; fresh Red Leaf Lettuce with Ssaam-jang; fluffy Savory Egg Soufflé; Two Stews with Rice; followed by Soft Serve ice cream topped with soy sauce caramel for dessert. In addition to their a la carte menu, COTE Miami will also serve up exciting extra aged cuts.
If you’re unable to be with Dad this year or are simply looking to have a family dinner at home, consider treating him to COTE’s Father’s Day Feast For 4 ($399.95) available for national shipping through Goldbelly. This ready-to-grill package features two meticulously curated cuts – a larger-than-life USDA Prime 45+ Days Dry-Aged Double Cut Ribeye (24 oz) and diamond cut marinated galbi (10 oz). Packed with a bountiful spread of fresh and pickled vegetables and accompaniments; and signature Zwilling Scissors – the one and same professional scissors used at COTE in service, this gift will surely not disappoint! This is not your traditional steakhouse “meat and potatoes.”
This Father’s Day, don’t be afraid to get your hands dirty at Miami Beach seafood bistro and garden, Joliet. The Southern inspired restaurant will offer a New Orleans inspired, family-style Father’s Day Seafood Boil on Sunday, June 18th from 5pm – 9pm for $80 per person. Cocktails, wine and beer will be available for purchase a la carte. Reservations recommended.
Address: 1209 17th St, Miami Beach
Give your father the royal treatment this Father’s Day at LEKU, the MICHELIN-recognized concept known for bringing the pleasures of eating in Spain’s enchanting Côte Basque. Enjoy their Sunday brunch service within their whimsical indoor and outdoor setting adorned with artistic masterpieces at every corner. Enjoy Executive Chef Carlos Garcia’s special Father’s Day offerings including Roasted Veal Shank ($150, serves 4), an ode to his family who have passed this recipe down from generation to generation. Alternatively, feast on a Whole Suckling Pig ($500, serves 6) available for pre-order. Both family-style plates include French fries, mushrooms and salad.
SUGARCANE raw bar grill
Get your grill on this Father’s Day at SUGARCANE raw bar grill and treat Dad to the SUGARCANE Mixed Grill Platter. Available during brunch and dinner hours, this feast fit for a king includes robata-grilled skirt steak, beef short rib, chicken thighs, and New Zealand lamb chops served with asparagus and sweet corn. Spoiler alert…every Dad gets a special surprise (while supplies last)!
Celebrate Father’s Day at the Andalusian gin and tapas bar located in the corridors of Miami Beach’s Espanola Way. The intimate restaurant will offer a spectacular Father’s Day Family-style Dinner with specials such as the Ribeye Special ($75) and Whole Branzino Special ($65). Tropezon’s gin infusions, sherry, and cocktails are not-to-be-missed. Dinner will take place on Sunday, June 18th from 5pm-9pm. Reservations recommended.
Address: 512 Espanola Way, Miami Beach
For the BBQ loving dad who can’t get enough of the grilled goods, Tropical Smokehouse has him covered for the holiday ahead. Chef Rick is servin’ up Brontosaurus Beef Rib & Steak Fries ($49) guaranteed to give pops more pleasure than a necktie! Dinner Only. Starts at 5PM. Limited quantities. Pre-orders open until June 12th. Address: 3815 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach, FL 33405
La Fuga at Kimpton Shorebreak Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
Treat dad to some good ol’ fashioned poolside BBQ this Father’s Day at Kimpton Shorebreak Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort’s La Fuga. Chef Mayer and his team will be grilling up a ½ rack of St. Louis ribs topped with a homemade BBQ sauce, a sweet and tangy apple chutney, paired with fries. Dads can also indulge in the Peach BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich paired with a honey mustard slaw and side of crispy french fries. To top off the Father’s Day festivities, every dad will receive a free apron to take home.
Orno, the ingredient-focused restaurant at THesis Hotel Miami in Coral Gables, is the perfect place to treat Dad this Father’s Day. Orno is a true farm-to-table restaurant concept heavily focused on fresh, quality ingredients sourced directly from five-time James Beard Award nominee Chef Niven Patel’s backyard farm, Rancho Patel, in nearby Homestead. The brunch menu takes guests on a gastronomic journey with innovative twists on traditional fare, including the Ricotta Pancakes ($17), topped with strawberries and Vermont syrup; Grilled Wagyu Steak ($29), served with wood-roasted farm eggs, Yukon potatoes and chimichurri; Maine Lobster Toast ($32), topped with avocado, farm egg, everything spice and chili oil; and Housemade Pastrami Benedict ($23), served with hollandaise, poached farm egg and latkes. Guests can indulge in a boozy Sunday, as bottomless Moët Brut and Rose champagne will be available ($75/person) for up to two hours. Fresh orange juice and peach purée will be provided to make Mimosas and Bellinis.
Verde at PAMM
Verde, located at Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), recently introduced a new spring brunch menu available every Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.. The waterfront dining restaurant offers guests both indoor and outdoor seating with sweeping views of Biscayne Bay. Verde’s expansive patio offers panoramic views of the bay and leads out onto the entrance to Museum Park for diners to immerse themselves in the city’s cultural offerings and sunny weather. Father’s Day specials include the Salmon Tartar with candy ginger, crispy potato nest, avocado sauce and romesco dressing; a cured and smoked Swordfish Crudo with house-made giardiniera (pickles), ajo blanco and basil oil; and a Carbonara Gnocchi.
Celebrate Father’s Day at Midtown Miami hot spot Negroni Bistro & Sushi Bar, where dads will be treated to small bottles of Negroni on Sunday to commemorate their day alongside a chef’s curated menu featuring fusion dishes from Peru to Tokyo. Guests are welcome to bring their furry friends (ask a server for the doggie menu!) to relax on the outdoor patio. Otherwise, check out the chic indoor dining room as a trendy backdrop for celebrating fathers this holiday.
For dads who love Italian food, nothing says Father’s Day better than artisan pizza and Italian-inspired cucina at Italica Midtown. From the talented minds behind the global Negroni Bistro & Sushi Bar concept, Italica Midtown adds a modern and colorful twist to traditional Italian cuisine with woodfired pizzas and a full spritz bar. To celebrate the holiday, the restaurant is serving a special menu on Sunday featuring delectable food and drinks. And, as an added treat, dads will receive an extra free gift. Find out what it is by stopping by.
The Deck at Island Gardens
Dads and family can indulge in a special holiday brunch this Father’s Day starting at noon at The Deck at Island Gardens, Miami’s most treasured waterfront restaurant. With a live cigar rolling station and a band starting at noon, guests can enjoy a journey covering all the senses. Brunch includes seafood specialties from the raw bar, live carving stations, healthy salads, breakfast favorites and, of course, the sweetest dessert station to match! Brunch is priced at $85 per person (includes one mimosa or bellini) or $145 per person (includes bottomless service). Diners can also enjoy bloody mary specials ($19), ideal for summer in Miami.
Pink Love Donuts & More
Experience all the flavors of a father’s love this Father’s Day at Pink Love Donuts & More, the family-run South Florida-based bakery and donut shop with locations in Oakland Park and Miami Beach. The restaurant serves over 80 rotating flavors of gourmet donuts, including over 20 vegan options and a selection of artisanal croissants and Argentine empanadas. Dad is sure to find a flavor made just for him, but before dessert, order him a juicy Pink Burger for the occasion.
The French have a popular saying about family: “La famille, c’est sacré,” or “Family is sacred.” On Father’s Day, bring France to Dad at Villa Azur, the beautiful and chic French supper club in Miami Beach, to cherish what matters most: good food with fantastic company. Treat Dad to a Tomahawk Steak ($350) as a special meal or the Pâtes a la Meule ($55) for a tableside show as the server presents the dish in a pecorino cheese wheel.
MaryGold’s Florida Brasserie
Elevate your Father’s Day celebration with French flair at MaryGold’s Florida Brasserie at Arlo Wynwood. The lush, modern dining space from the minds of renowned Chef Brad Kilgore and award-winning hospitality agency Bar Lab is a love letter to Miami by blending culture and cuisine. Share the love with Dad by enjoying housemade pasta and bold plates such as Dressed Oysters ($24), 48 oz Strube Ranch Wagyu Tomahawk Rib-Eye ($295) or Hand-Cut Tagliatelle ($38). Be sure to finish with The Baked Florida ($14), a twist on the classic dessert featuring tropical fruit semifreddo, creamsicle yogurt and pineapple rum flambéed tableside.
Take your Father’s Day celebration to new heights at Higher Ground. Nestled within Arlo Wynwood’s third-floor courtyard, this go-to bar combines American eats, refreshing beers and expertly crafted cocktails for a laid-back gathering perfect for a dad who just wants good drinks and bites this holiday. In this spacious yet cozy indoor-outdoor setting, fathers and families can revel in the friendly ambiance and scenic views of Wynwood. As the sun sets, the courtyard comes alive with vibrant lights, transforming into a magical haven for laughter and celebration.
Cantina Catrina, located inside Dadeland Mall in Miami with a sister location in Orlando, offers an homage to Mexico, where the main character, “La Catrina,” invites guests to enjoy Mexican traditions and family flavors. The family-centric spot is the perfect place to celebrate family this Father’s Day alongside a variety of Mexican cuisine and unique cocktails made with 100% distilled Mexican agaves, perfect for a delicious lunch or late-night fun. Inspired by El Día de Los Muertos, Cantina Catrina’s colorful and bold decor, with walls decorated by graffiti artists, provides a trendy and “Instagrammable” atmosphere in a laid-back setting.
Landing on the New York Times’ list of the “50 Best Restaurants in America for 2022” and “36 Hours in Miami” guide, Mamey is an island-inspired restaurant by James Beard Award nominee and Food & Wine’s “Best New Chef of 2020” Niven Patel. Located inside THesis Hotel Miami, Mamey is inspired by Chef Niven’s travels throughout Asia, French Polynesia and the Caribbean and showcases the exotic flavors and spices commonly found in the islands. This Father’s Day, take Dad on an island-like escape with Mamey’s seasonal offerings, including Local Daily Catch Ceviche with coconut leche de tigre, red onion, avocado, cachucha peppers and cilantro; the Niman Ranch Iberico Pork Chop with boniato mash, cipollini onions, mango and broccolini; and more. Top things off with a selection of innovative tropical cocktails, including the Polynesian Old Fashioned or Jerk Margarita.
Orno, the ingredient-focused restaurant at THesis Hotel Miami in Coral Gables, is the perfect place to treat Dad this Father’s Day. Orno is a true farm-to-table restaurant concept heavily focused on fresh, quality ingredients sourced directly from five-time James Beard Award nominee Chef Niven Patel’s backyard farm, Rancho Patel, in nearby Homestead. The brunch menu takes guests on a gastronomic journey with innovative twists on traditional fare, including the Ricotta Pancakes ($17), topped with strawberries and Vermont syrup; Grilled Wagyu Steak ($29), served with wood-roasted farm eggs, Yukon potatoes and chimichurri; Maine Lobster Toast ($20), topped with avocado, farm egg, everything spice and chili oil; and Housemade Pastrami Benedict ($23), served with hollandaise, poached farm egg and latkes. Guests can indulge in a boozy Sunday, as bottomless Moët Brut and Rose champagne will be available ($75/person) for up to two hours. Fresh orange juice and peach purée will be provided to make Mimosas and Bellinis.
KAO Sushi & Grill
For a mouthwatering Father’s Day dining experience, celebrate at KAO Sushi & Grill, the premier Argentine, Peruvian and Japanese fusion restaurant on Miracle Mile in Coral Gables with a complimentary glass of house wine (red or white) or beer for dads. Enliven this special day in the modern and artsy dining room and bar, evoking an elegant ambiance while also being family-friendly. Taste worldwide flavors of European tapas with Japanese and South American touches to make Father’s Day a memorable occasion for all to cherish.
Beach Bar @ Newport Pier
Nothing says a Father’s Day beach excursion like a day at Beach Bar @ Newport Pier. Located in Sunny Isles Beach, the seaside spot is the only pier-top restaurant in Miami-Dade County. Beach Bar has meticulously planned its all-American menu to seamlessly mix with Eastern seafood flavors, from an ocean twist on Sunday brunch to visually stunni
Lona Cocina & Tequileria
Skip the ties and grilling tools and treat Dad to an unforgettable beachside brunch at Lona Cocina & Tequileria. On Sunday, June 18 from 11:30AM to 3PM, celebrate with an enhanced bottomless Father’s Day Brunch, priced at $60++ per person and enjoy the ideal photo backdrop of Fort Lauderdale beach while indulging in chef-attended action stations, bottomless beverages including Mimosas, Margaritas and Micheladas, Modelo beer samples from 1PM to 3PM and DJ entertainment. In addition to brunch favorites including Omelet and Waffle Stations, a Guacamole Bar and Ceviche Station, Lona will be featuring a specialty Grill Station just for the occasion which will offer Arrachera al Carbon, charcoal grilled flank steak marinated with Mexican beer and black pepper piloncillo; and Grilled Shrimp with green talla. Reservations are encouraged and can be made on OpenTable – HERE. Lona is located at The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort at 321 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale. Telephone (954) 245-3069; www.lonarestaurant.com.
On Sunday, June 18th head over to Point Break in Plantation for CALIFORNIA POPs DAY. All day long, the whole family can celebrate at Memphis Garrett’s surf-inspired fast-casual eatery with affordable and fresh Japanese street food, ramen, poke, sushi rolls and other Asian-inspired fare. BOGO specials are for the whole family and include: Buy one, get one California Sushi Roll and a buy one, get one Venice California Poke Bowl – Salmon, Sesame Soy Blend, White Rice, Salsa Verde, Cucumber, Seaweed Salad, Cherry Tomato, Red Onion and Crispy Onions. In addition, all Dads will get one free beer with purchase. Point Break is located at 8970 Cleary Boulevard in the Shoppes at Cleary in Plantation. www.eatpointbreak.com
Tacocraft Taqueria & Tequila Bar
With locations in downtown Fort Lauderdale, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Plantation and South Miami, Tacocraft Taqueria & Tequila Bar is the ideal destination to celebrate Dad this Father’s Day. On Sunday, June 18 from 11AM to 3PM, treat Dad to the ultimate Mexican brunch experience featuring live music and enjoy savory Brunch Bites including Chicken & Churros, Al Pastor Hash, Hangover Burrito and Skirt Steak & Eggs as well as indulgent sweet plates such as Tres Leches French Toast and Churro Waffle ($13 – $24). The complete brunch menu can be viewed – HERE. Make it a Boozy Brunch with Tacocraft’s lineup of stellar libations including the Bloody Maria, Tropical Margarita, Party Starter and Michelada or experience the concept’s new staggered bottomless fiesta offering unlimited Mimosas, Sangria, and Tropical and Aperol Spritzes for $10 from 11AM to 12PM; $15 from 12PM to 1PM; and $20 from 1PM to 3PM. For locations and contact information; please visit www.tacocraft.com/tacocraft-locations/.
Ya Mas! Taverna
Mediterranean taverna Ya Mas! invites guests to celebrate Father’s Day all weekend long beginning Friday, June 16 to Sunday, June 18. Treat Dad to an indulgent Mediterranean feast during dinner from 5PM to 11PM and enjoy the restaurant’s signature dishes along with a Father’s Day special entree featuring a 16 oz Prime Ribeye Steak served with aleppo buttered shrimp, peppercorn sauce and grilled vegetables for $75. In addition, Ya Mas! is offering a specialty Old Fashioned just for the occasion. Guests are invited to continue the celebration at the restaurant’s vibrant Santorini Brunch on Friday from 11AM to 4PM; Saturday from 11AM to 2PM followed by a 21+ party from 2PM to 4PM; and Sunday from 11AM to 4PM. Ya Mas! is located at 1103 East Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale. For additional information and reservations for dinner please visit yamastaverna.com. Telephone: (954) 306-8388