As Father’s Day approaches on June 19th, South Florida restaurants, bars and hotels are offering specials that will help ensure a special day for any dad. From the newest hotspots to neighborhood institutions, we’ve rounded up the best places in Miami to celebrate your dad this Father’s Day. Read on for the best Father’s Day specials and events in Miami that are sure to make a Pop’s jaw drop!
Kimpton Angler’s South Beach
Kimpton Angler’s South Beach and its seafood restaurant and bar are reinventing Father’s Day with these good-time experiences for Dad – choose one or all for a well-deserved day of appreciation for all that he does.
- June 19, Father’s Day – Papas and Palomas Father’s Day Brunch (but with Tequila and cigars) at Seawell Fish N’ Oyster – Father’s Day brunch specials include: Agave cocktails, bo-go drinks, cigar giveaways, and taco features – Shrimp taco with red cabbage, adobo crema, pico ($18); Fried fish taco, slaw, habanero and pineapple salsa ($17); and Carnitas taco, salsa rojo, pickled onion ($16). Classic brunch menu favorites also include: Lobster Mac N’ Cheese; Lemon Ricotta Pancakes with Blueberry and Basil Compote; Oysters Rockefeller; and the ultimate, Chilled Seafood Terrace available in half and full portions featuring oysters, cocktail shrimp, lump crab salad, tuna poke, salmon roe, pickled purple cauliflower, and pickled shallots. Plenty of sides for sharing also available including Yucca Frita and Old Bay Fries. Reservations recommended via OpenTable. www.seawellmiami.com
- South Beach Staycation – Give Dad a Pool Day – Kimpton Angler’s new rooftop pool deck cabanas and day passes ($219) are a perfect way for dad to kick back and spend the day with the fam. Includes private shaded pool deck cabana with premium comfort sofa seating, umbrella, and table for up to four people; poolside food and beverage service from Sundeck Rooftop Bar; complimentary bottled water; complimentary bottle of Prosecco. Link to book.
- Start the Evening Happy with Craft Cocktails and Oysters – Stop in for specials sure to please any dad and start the evening with Minnow Bar’s Happiest of Hours (daily 4-6pm featuring specials on oysters $2, beers $5, wines $6 and cocktails $7) – with Minnow’s stylish indoor lounge and inviting outdoor patio, it’s a perfect lead in for Father’s Day dinner plans. www.seawellmiami.com/minnow-
Abbalé Telavivian Kitchen
Abbalé Telavivian Kitchen, the chic Israeli-inspired restaurant from hospitality entrepreneurs Omer Horev and Sam Gorenstein, will be hosting a Summer BBQ-themed Father’s Day Brunch. The charming South of Fifth eatery will offer specialty dishes for the occasion including Smoked Local Fish Dip with caviar, labneh and Jerusalem bagel chips ($24); Yellowfin Tuna Burger with harissa-lime sauce, LTO, pickled cucumber and za’atar potato chips ($29); Summer Maine Lobster Pita with tahini mayo, amba, cilantro and za’atar chips ($34); Sticky Tamarind Glazed Smoked Lamb Ribs with watermelon-sumac salad ($27); and Charred Florida Corn with Bulgarian feta crema, sumac and cilantro ($12). For dessert, Pastry Chef Hedy Goldsmith has created a Grilled Peach Melba Sundae with pistachio gelato, meringue and candied spiced nuts ($15). In the spirit of summer, Abbalé will also be launching its homemade fruit-herbal sodas – Summer Gazoz. They will be available for Father’s Day brunch in flavors including Watermelon-Mint-Lemongrass and Cucumber-Thai Basil-Lime priced at $10 each. Speciality gift boxes for Abba (Hebrew for father) will be available for purchase and will consist of an Abba crew neck, Abba hat, house smoked salt, a bottle of red wine and cookies by Hedy. Abbale Telavivian Kitchen is located at 864 Commerce Street on Miami Beach.Father’s Day Brunch will be offered all day from 9AM to 7PM. For more information, please visit www.abbatlv.com. Reservations can be made on Resy; metered street and valet parking also available onsite.
Michael Mina’s 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.
Lightkeepers, the casually elegant restaurant and bar overlooking the ocean at The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami, invites guests to celebrate Dad with an indulgent Father’s Day Brunch. On Sunday, June 19 from 12:30PM to 3PM, guests can indulge in a variety of chef-attended stations including bottomless beverages for $155++ per person. The feast will offer an array of favorites including a Breakfast Station with omelets, buttermilk pancakes, eggs benedict, bacon and chicken sausage; a Chilled Seafood & Raw Bar; plus Savory and Carving Stations offering carved meats, fresh fish selections including Lobster Stuffed Tenderloin or Beef, Citrus Braised Pork Loin with Andouille Sausage, Banana Leaf Wrapped Snapper, Roasted Lamb Rack and Mango Tea Fried Chicken, amongst others. In addition, guests can enjoy a Salad Bar, a variety of assorted domestic and international charcuterie and cheese with accoutrements, lavosh and crackers; and a decadent Dessert Bar. The price includes a choice of bottomless bubbly, Bloody Mary’s and select cocktails. The ideal destination for families, Lightkeepers will also offer a Children’s Buffet with chicken tenders, skirt steak, macaroni and cheese, steamed broccoli, fries and assorted candies and cookies, for $49++ per child (12 and under). Lightkeepers is located at The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami at 455 Grand Bay Drive in Key Biscayne. Reservations are required and can be placed by calling (305) 365-4156 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. www.lightkeepersmiami.com.
Celebrate Dad in style with Phuc Yea’s Father’s Day Brunch. For $50 per person, guests can indulge in a “Build Your Own Old Fashioned Bar” including selections from PY’s bottomless and boozy options. In addition, every poppa dining in for brunch will be gifted a handrolled a cigar to take home. Menu highlights include the signature PY Noodles – house-made egg noodles served with garlic butter, oyster sauce and Parmesan cheese; no meal at Phuc Yea is complete without it; Sancocho Pho – Hickory smoked short rib, brisket, meatballs, corn, potatoes, yuca, plantain, rice noodles, herbage, lemongrass chili oil. Crispy crunchy fried offerings are a plenty with Phuc Yea’s Famous Fried Chicken – buttermilk marinated, Cajun-spiced chicken, lemongrass, sriracha aioli, chili honey, herbage, pickled daikon & carrot; Vietnamese-style Seafood Jalea – crispy fried local jumbo shrimp, soft shell crab, cod, calamari, yuca, herbage, lemongrass chili sate, and sriracha aioli; and a robust selection of Banh Mis done the Phuc Yea way – classic Vietnamese sandwiches served on a short baguette split lengthwise and filled with a combination of savory and tangy ingredients. Phuc Yea is located at 7100 Biscayne Boulevard in Miami. Sunday brunch is served Noon to 3PM. Abundant street parking is available. Telephone: (305) 602-3710; www.phucyea.com.
Treat Dad like a king this Father’s Day at award-winning Pan-Latin steakhouse Toro Toro. On Sunday, June 19, Toro Toro is celebrating with the ultimate unlimited brunch, bottomless beverages and strolling live Spanish guitarist. Priced at $89 per person, brunch includes a stellar BBQ buffet including Flat Iron Wagyu, Brisket, BBQ Pork Chipotle Ribs, Swordfish and bottomless Bloody Mary’s and mimosas. Guests can upgrade their meal with a Glenlivet Whisky Flight for $40. Father’s Day Brunch will be served from Noon to 3:30PM; each table will have a 2-hour time frame. Advance reservations are encouraged and can be made on OpenTable – HERE. Toro Toro is located at 100 Chopin Plaza inside the InterContinental in Downtown Miami. Telephone (305) 372-4710; www.torotoromiami.com.
Zitz Sum, typically known for its Asian-inspired cuisine which earned the restaurant a James Beard Foundation long-list nomination for “Best New Restaurant,” will be switching things up in celebration of Father’s Day. Chef Pablo Zitzmann will be tapping into his Colombian roots and launching Alcalde, a Colombian comfort food pop-up, which will be offered twice a month. The a la carte menu consists of Zitzmann’s take on traditional Colombian fare with standout dishes including: Cebiche de Chicharron with crispy pork belly, leche de tigre, onion and aji limon ($14); Pancakes a la Julieta con crumble de Milo – Zitzmann’s mom’s pancake recipe with coffee and Milo crumble ($16); Bistec al Caballo Estilo Portillo with Wagyu beef churrasco, onion jam, sunny side up egg and potato ($32); Huevos Pericos con Tomate y Cebolla with soft scrambled eggs, tomato & scallion sofrito and potato nuggets ($14); and Ajiaco Santafereño – a traditional Colombian soup ($22). Sweets by Zitmann’s wife Natalia include Alfajores de Arequipe y Guayaba – dulce de leche and guava cookies ($6); Torta Maria Luisa – blackberry and black pepper cake ($8); and Fresas con Crema – strawberry pavlova and coconut cream ($8). To round out the brunch menu, specialty drinks will include a classic Colombian Refajo ($8), Lulo Spritz ($12) and Aguapanela Envenenada ($16). Brunch will be offered from 11AM until 3:30PM on Sunday, June 19. Reservations are highly recommended and can be made online at www.zitzsum.com or by phone at 786-409-6920. Zitz Sum is located at 396 Alhambra Circle, Suite #155 in Coral Gables.
EST. 33 Thai Craft Brewery & Kitchen
This Father’s Day, Brickell’s neighborhood brewery EST. 33 Thai Craft Brewery & Kitchen, is inviting all dads along with their families to taste, tour, and enjoy a special menu of Southeast Asian flavors paired with American barbeque techniques all day long. Dads can enjoy beer specials on Father’s Day with $5 beers and $12 Bourbon Old fashions as well as $11 Lageritas, made with legend lager beer, Don Julio tequila, lime juice and agave. For a smoky presentation, order the Japanese Old Fashion Smoked table side for $18. A special beer release will also be debuting that week along with a curated Father’s Day menu including Steak and Shrimp ($40), a churrasco and shrimp screweker with roasted red onion and Thai chimichurri and the Smoke House Sampler ($36) with smoked ribs, chicken and brisket. For reservations, visit https://est33.us/. Address: 701 South Miami Ave. 4th Floor, Miami, FL 33131
Join everyone’s favorite local hotspot in Midtown Miami to Kick off Father’s Day at Negroni for brunch with a special surprise for all the dads out there. With 2×1 brunch cocktails including drinks such as the Nikkei Bloody Mary, Passion Bellini Sangria De Veran, and Aperol Spritz, you won’t want to be anywhere else for the special day dedicated to dads. To pair with the drinks, Negroni offers delicious brunch specials including Egg Benedicts ($16) and Burrata ($18). Guests can also dine al fresco in Negroni’s extensive patio and are welcome to bring their furry friend — just ask a server for the doggie menu! Reservations can be made via OpenTable or by calling the restaurant directly at (786) 510-0075. Address: 3201 Buena Vista Blvd, Miami, FL 33127
Dogfish Head Miami
For this Father’s Day, dads looking for a diverse drink menu can enjoy a rotating lineup of house-brewed exclusives infused with Florida’s native flavors, as well as a selection of Dogfish Head’s nationally-distributed fan favorites. Some of these include Hazy-O!, Blue Hen Pilsner, 90 Minute IPA, and SeaQuench Ale. For foodies, the pub offers small bites from shareable tapas such as 24th Street Ceviche ($8) with shrimp, serrano peppers, sea quench watermelon broth, citrus, and radish, as well as Loaded Waffle Fries ($7) with a choice of barbacoa or chicken, cotija cheese, lime crema, and waffle fries of course, and lastly Conch & Sweet Crab Fritters ($8) with honey sambal sauce. For more information visit www.dogfish.com/restaurants/
Fratelli La Bufala
Join Fratelli La Bufala for a Father’s Day Italian style dinner and a cozy and family-friendly atmosphere. With an expansive menu of pastas, pizzas and other classic Neapolitan fare, dads will have plenty of options to choose from to enjoy their fathers day meal. Start off with some of the appetizers such as the Veal Tonnato or the Bruschette, and finish off with the house-made Lasagne with Beef Ragu Sauce, ricotta and mozzarella, or the ricotta cheese Gnocchi served with fresh mozzarella in a fresh tomato sauce, with cherry tomato and basil. Like they do in Italy, guests can sip on freshly brewed espresso after their hearty meal. Fratelli La Bufala is open Monday through Thursday from 12-11:30 p.m. and Friday through Sunday from 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. For more information, visit https://www.flbmiami.com/. Address: 1801 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Featuring one of the largest selections of whiskeys in South Florida with over 230 rare whiskeys, unique hand-crafted cocktails, and a selection of 16 wines served in an enomatic dispenser system, Whiskey Neat provides a one-of-a-kind drinking experience for Father’s Day 2022. Try one of their many whiskeys from their whiskey menu including Amador Bourbon and Baker’s Bourbon as well as specialty cocktails including New York State of Mind and 007. Flights, wines, and beer are also offered on the menu. To kick off Father’s Day weekend, Whiskey Neat is hosting Angel’s Envy Whiskey for a custom bottle engraving and Old Fashioned event on Friday June 17th from 7:00p.m.-10:00p.m. Tickets available for purchase HERE. Address: 1035 SE 17th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Treat dad this Father’s Day to an avant-garde escape of fine French Mediterranean cuisine at Villa Azur, located in the heart of South Beach. With its open-aired courtyard and exceptional service, the restaurant will treat all dads to a delightful night filled with gastronomic experiences and live music. To start the celebration, Villa Azur will be offering a special Surf & Turf dish priced at $280, featuring a 1.5lb. lobster and 16 oz. 48 day dry aged NY strip steak served with an onion ring tower, mushrooms, roasted garlic as well as chimichurri, bordelaise, bearnaise and drawn butter. To complement this monumental dish crafted with exquisite flavors, dads can pair it with a classic Old Fashioned ($20), made with Teeling Whiskey, amaro, demerara, bitters and cherrywood smoked. Villa Azur will treat your superhero to a decadent and unforgettable French Mediterranean meal in one the most beautiful hidden gems of Miami Beach this Father’s Day. Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling the restaurant at 305 763 8688 or emailing them at email@example.com. Address: 309 23rd St, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Explore the art of sushi this Father’s Day and celebrate the grand opening of Lincoln Eatery’s new sushi concept, Ultimate Sushi. In honor of those fathers who are foodies, sushi lovers can roll on over to the eatery for a sushi rolling class. Under the chef’s step-by-step guidance, you will learn how to place your fresh ingredients like cucumber, avocado, salmon or crab on your rice bed, wield a rolling mat like a pro and learn how to slice and serve the roll like your sushi chef. Tickets are $29. More info HERE. Address: 723 Lincoln Ln N, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Verde at Pérez Art Museum Miami
Verde, located in Pérez Art Museum Miami with sweeping views of Biscayne Bay, is getting creative this Father’s Day. Led by new Executive Chef Jeremy Shelton, the menu is locally inspired, featuring dishes prepared with fresh, seasonal ingredients and his signature pastries. Enjoy an à la carte brunch menu with specials including Smoked Salmon Benedict ($22), a house made latke with sliced tomato, smoked salmon, poached egg, hollandaise, chives and side salad; Blueberry Basil Pancakes ($18), buttermilk pancakes, lemon curd, and blueberry basil compote; and Smoked Salmon Toast ($24), smoke salmon mousse, roe, pickled onion, capers, and tomatoes on grilled bread served with a side salad. Address: 1103 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132
Food@Science in the Frost Museum
Add the Frost Science Museum to your Father’s Day Weekend plans and check out the new interactive Sherlock Holmes: The Exhibition. As you step into the world of the most famous detective, Sherlock Holmes you’ll need the proper brain food. At the museum’s café, known as Food@Science by Constellation Culinary Group, fuel up on bites inspired by Sherlock Holmes, including a Curry Chicken Bowl ($14), served with curry chicken, brown rice, potatoes, carrots, naan bread and topped with cilantro yogurt; a Welsh Rarebit ($6), sourdough toast topped with béchamel sauce and hot honey Dijon mustard and a classic Fish n’ Chips ($15), a crispy beer-battered white fish served with french fries, tartar sauce and fresh lemon. Address: 1101 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132
Ready to host all dads and their families this Father’s Day is Casa Sensei, the popular Pan Asian, Latin Fusion dining destination located along the Las Olas waterfront. In honor of the holiday, all dads can enjoy the restaurant’s bottomless draft beer special during Casa Sensei’s Rock N Roll Brunch as well as dinner. Taking place from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Rock N Roll Brunch offers a contemporary PanAsian twist to traditional comfort food and features delectable dishes ranging from the Wagyu Steak and Eggs ($36), a wagyu 6oz sirloin served with two eggs cooked your way and fingerling potatoes; to the Togarashi Fried Chicken and Waffles ($21), served with sriracha maple syrup and a side of fresh fruit. If guests decide to dine in for dinner, they may choose from an assortment of Latino bites, small plates, dim sum and noodles. Their large dinner plates include Latin and Asian dishes such as Korean Steak Chimichurri ($30) tender marinated skirt steak served with Argentinian chimichurri, jasmine rice and maduros. Address: 1200 East Las Olas Blvd. Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Kick back, relax and enjoy this Father’s Day at Quarterdeck with American comfort food enhanced with a South Florida twist, ranging from high-quality seafood to burgers at affordable prices. Quarterdeck is raising a glass to celebrate to dad by offering them a complimentary pint of beer from the tap menu this Father’s Day with the purchase of any entreé. Dads can pair their beer with any entree from Quarterdeck’s menu including the Mahi Mahi Francaise ($21), served over linguini with broccoli, the battered fresh Mahi filet is pan seared with lemon, garlic, onions, white wine and capers; The Grander ($15), a juicy burger with Canadian seasoning, topped with homemade bacon onion jam, pepper jack cheese, sautéed fresh mushrooms, arugula and homemade Quarterdeck burger sauce; their Crunchy Tuna Roll ($19), a tempura style tuna roll with avocado, scallion, wasabi and wild pepper sauce; or a Citrus Marinated Ribeye Steak ($23), a grilled certified Angus 12 oz. ribeye steak with pineapple-citrus-soy-ginger marinade, served with a loaded Idaho baked potato, grilled pineapple and broccoli. Address: Fort Lauderdale, FL | Fort Lauderdale Beach, FL | Davie, FL | Dania Beach, FL | Sawgrass, FL
The Restaurant at the Norton
Treat Dad to an unforgettable day at The Restaurant at the Norton, a premier dining destination located inside of the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach, FL. Summertime celebrations in South Florida call for a refreshing drink in hand. That’s why The Restaurant at The Norton will be offering all dads a complimentary beer or cocktail. Dad’s can also indulge in delicious food specials like the Short Rib Empanada ($17), served with dirty rice and lime crema; Tuna Poke ($22), avocado purée, crispy sesame rice, and pickled veggies; or Dad’s Burger ($18), topped with swiss cheese, bacon, mushrooms, beef steak tomato and garlic aioli. Walk off that satisfying meal with a stroll with dad around the Norton’s carefully curated art exhibitions for a cool afternoon on a hot summer weekend. Address: 1450 S Dixie Hwy, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Ball & Chain
The Iconic Ball & Chain has crafted a perfect cocktail to celebrate all the Papis on Calle Ocho. The “Naciste Para Mi” made with Bacardi, cointreau and lemon juice will be available Father’s Day weekend for $14. The first 50 people to order the cocktail will also receive a free signed copy of the best selling children’s book “Made for Me”. Written by the co-owner of Ball & Chain, Zack Bush, “Made for Me” is about the tender moments that tie a father and his new child together—forever.
Over Father’s Day weekend, guests will get the chance to try the exclusive AmSo whiskey. Sip on $14 Private Select Old Fashioned served smoked or regular or treat the ol’ man to a cocktail served in a wax-dipped Maker’s glass – and keep the glass for $20. Guests can also purchase AmSo’s limited edition Maker’s Mark barrel of whiskey for $75.99 from June 6th – 19th.
WHERE TO STAY
Channel Andy Garcia in Father of the Bride at Shelborne South Beach
The Shelborne South Beach is celebrating all dads with the launch of Father of the Bride, a new romantic comedy that debuts this summer, starring Andy Garcia and Gloria Estefan. The curated packages include a special itinerary for Dad, including a fedora and Cuban cigar for Dad to channel his inner Andy Garcia and wear during a private photoshoot on the hotel’s retro-chic entrance, which is featured in the film. The property also houses David’s Cafe, where Dad can enjoy authentic Cuban coffee and other specially curated delicacies from the Father of the Bride menu, available only on Father’s Day. A stay at the Shelborne will take Dad back to the nostalgic authenticity of South Beach with a trendy twist, featuring an iconic Art Deco pool where he can book a cabana equipped with plush lounge seating, air-conditioning and a private shower. Dominoes and a table are available for a fun and relaxing day dedicated to Dad. As guests make their way up to the guest room, they’ll have a curated playlist of Gloria Estefan’s greatest hits, the perfect pre-game soundtrack before heading out for a luxury boat tour around South Beach, which is featured in the film’s trailer.
Luxurious Relaxation with the Lowkey Dad at Hillsboro Beach Resort
Hillsboro Beach Resort, known for exclusivity and privacy, is the only resort located on exclusive Hillsboro Mile in Deerfield Beach, Florida. Dads can enjoy ocean views and birdwatching from the resort pool and try the new restaurant Roí for a Father’s Day celebration. For the lowkey dad, its private beach is tucked away in a tranquil area among luxury residences. Lightly traveled, the beach is perfect for sea turtle walks with a local guide during nesting season this spring. For a fun day in the water, hop on a kayak or paddleboard. Guests can book sunrise yoga and massage therapists in-room, and even rent out the resort’s telescopes for an evening of stargazing from the beach. On a day trip, grab resort bicycles and ride down “Millionaire’s Mile” for a relaxing means to sightsee, with the outdoor-loving dad.
Explore Miami with the City Dad at The Gabriel Miami
With views of the Intracoastal waterway, the Miami Beach skyline, PortMiami and Biscayne Bay, The Gabriel Miami provides relaxation and tranquility among the city’s cultural epicenter, the ultimate destination for the dad that likes to stay close to the city. The hotel recently launched the Beer Concierge in partnership with Miami Brew Bus, where Dad can navigate the city’s exotic flavors with a guide through the local brewery scene of Miami, including Dogfish Head Brewery and Est.33. Select rooms feature balconies with outdoor seating, at which the scenic view of the Miami skyline awaits Dad. Located in the heart of Miami’s Art District, The Gabriel is within walking distance of some of the most well-known downtown Miami attractions, including the Frost Museum of Science, the Pérez Art Museum, Bayfront Park and Bayside Marketplace.
The Beach Dad: Stay at The Gabriel South Beach
If Dad prefers to stay close to the beach, The Gabriel South Beach embodies the chic flair of Miami’s Art Deco District with a 30-foot-tall mural by the French-born, Los Angeles-based street artist Mr. Brainwash, known for his large-scale installations and prints of celebrities like Madonna, Kate Moss, and Marilyn Monroe. Located on Ocean Drive, Dad can stroll out of The Gabriel’s lobby right into the vibrant scenery and illustrious history of South Beach. Enjoy a stroll through the postcard playground on a CityBike or cross the street to Muscle Beach and get a workout in, the active city dad is sure to feel at home. Later on, indulge in South Beach’s infamous nightlife and celebrate at the various recognized establishments on Ocean Drive.
Set Sail with the Fisherman Dad at The Marker Key West
A light stroll away from some of Florida’s best water activities, such as snorkeling, fishing, and boating, is The Marker Key West Harbor Resort. Perfect for the outdoorsy dad, the resort offers overnight packages that include some of Key West’s best offerings for recreation, including the Ultimate Fishing Charter, which includes a full day of fishing along the island’s sparkling waters. Back on the land, The Marker has partnered with Maker’s Mark for a Father’s Day celebration by the pool, where Dad can participate in The Maker Shaker, an immersive mixology experience that allows him to create and personalize his own whiskey cocktail. Dad can also partake in a live cigar rolling class by the team at Rodriguez Cigars, and spend the day at the ongoing Reggae Rehab Pool Party which offers Miami Trio Reggae, snacks, and Booze Bandage, a hangover-prevention patch made with natural B1 vitamins.
A Day of Pampering at in Coral Gables
This Father’s Day, dad’s can visit THēsis Hotel in Coral Gables for a weekend among the area’s lush, historic willow trees. The weekend begins with a self-guided bike tour around Coral Gables with branded bikes provided by THesis Hotel. Then, dad will explore the local area with a luxury car rented for the day, which will be provided at check-in. For dad’s looking to freshen up, the THesis team provides a pampering session in partnership with My Salon Suite, who will treat dad to a professional and luxurious shave and cut. Upon entry into the scenic hotel suite, a custom playlist of dad’s favorite music will play and a selection of hand-rolled cigars will greet him in-room, a gift from a local cigar shop. Finally, the night ends with a VIP dining experience for two at Orno’s Chef’s Bar and get an up-close look at chef Niven Patel in his element. The James Beard nominee was listed as Food & Wine Magazine’s Best New Chef of 2020. NOTE: This package is available upon request and based on availability. Subject to change. Address: 1350 S Dixie Hwy, Coral Gables, FL 33146
The Balfour Hotel
Dad is in for a retreat in the South of Fifth Neighborhood. Nestled in this quieter part of South Beach, The Balfour Hotel is a tropical destination for travelers in search of a recharge. The historic property has an elevated plunge pool, complimentary guest bikes, trampoline classes, and complimentary chairs to sit along the beach, just across the street from the hotel. To end the day, take Dad to enjoy Latin-fusion eats at Mehzcla restaurant for fresh bites, refreshing cocktails, and people-watching on Ocean Drive. Signature menu items include the Ahi Tuna ($26) mini tacos with wonton, ginger-sesame, yuzu-crema and caviar; Chef Guido’s Chicharron ($17) with sweet potato chips, mixed-pepper aioli, cilantro leaves, pickled red onions and a brioche bun; and complemented by a “Goin’ Coconuts” Whiskey Sour ($16) prepared with Maker’s Mark bourbon, jagermeister, liquid alchemist coconut, lemon and a Cruzan Blackstrap Rum float. Address: 350 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
We will be updating this list leading up to Father’s Day, so make sure to bookmark the page, check back often and let us know if you would like to be included!