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NEW: Father’s Day Offerings from All Set Restaurant & Bar
Treat dad this Father’s Day with a special Clambake Entree ($58) from All Set Restaurant & Bar. The decadent New England inspired meal features littleneck clams, half of a Maine lobster, steamed shrimp and mussels, andouille sausage, red potatoes, and corn on the cob. This special will be available only on Sunday, June 18th; 301.495.8800. 8630 Fenton Street, Silver Spring, MD. To make a reservation, click here.
Father’s Day Brunch at Alma Cocina Latina
The Venezuelan hotspot, Alma Cocina Latina, is launching brunch just in time for Father’s Day. Brunch will be available starting on Father’s Day, Sunday, June 18th from 10:00 - 2:00 p.m.; 667.212.4273. 1701 N Charles Street, Baltimore, MD. For more information, click here.
From 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 18th, The Atlas Brew Works team will celebrate Father’s Day by offering a complimentary beverage to any guest that makes their team members laugh with a cheesy dad joke. Limit one drink per customer; 202.832.0420. 2052 West Virginia Avenue NE #102. For more information, click here.
(Gift Alert) Father’s Day Desserts from Bisnonna Bakeshop
Bisnonna Bakeshop has updated their online shop with a brand new tin and mailing box to satisfy dad’s sweet tooth this Father’s Day. Father’s Day options include the Father’s Day Cookie Box and the Father’s Day Gift Special. A highlight includes a boozy Limoncello-flavored cannoli; 703.831.7815. 10782-D Fairfax Boulevard, Fairfax, VA. To place an order, click here.
Father’s Day Steakhouse-Themed Dinner at Blue Rock
Celebrate Father’s Day with a special steakhouse-themed tasting menu, featuring local and international ingredients in a multi-course menu format. The menu pays homage to some of Blue Rock’s favorite steakhouse classics with a twist. The menu costs $135 per person; 540.987.3388. 12567 Lee Highway, Washington, VA. To make a reservation, click here.
Bourbon Steak’s Father’s Day Grilling Kits
Bourbon Steak’s Executive Chef Robert Curtis has curated two top of the line grilling kits, designed to make Dad feel like a true grill master for the day. For $399, one elevated offering features a flavorful porter house, a cowboy ribeye, two savory 8 oz Black Angus filets, red wine butter, roasted garlic, and an "herb brush". For $299, another option offers a feast for the family, this package includes two tender 8 ounce filets, four juicy 10 ounce Prime Steak Burgers, Chef Robert Curtis’ top-secret sauce, fresh cabot clothbound cheddar cheese, four fluffy Brioche Burger Buns, red wine butter, and crunchy pickles; 202.944.2026. 2800 Pennsylvania Avenue NW. To place an order, click here.
Fire Up Father’s Day at Boxwood Winery
Join Boxwood Winery for a sizzling-good lunch, with all the trimmings, catered by Monk's BBQ, while Rook Richards plays soothing tunes. Don't miss this amazing opportunity to show dad how much you care. Kids are welcome in the Pavilion for this lunch on Sunday, June 18th from 11:30 - 2:00 p.m.; 540.687.8778. 2042 Burrland Lane, Middleburg, VA. To purchase a ticket, click here.
Celebrate Father’s Day at The Capital Wheel
Treat your dad to a spin on The Capital Wheel over Father’s Day weekend where he can ride free with a paying adult. Then, check out Flight Deck and enjoy their new Flying Dog IPA and Mimosa Flight for just $15 per person; 301.842.8650. 141 American Way, Oxon Hill, MD. For more information, click here.
(Gift Alert) Father’s Catoctin Creek Whisky Gift Pack
This Father’s Day, gift the Dad in your life the Catoctin Creek Gift Pack, which includes all three of their popular Roundstone Rye products: 80 Proof for smooth and easy sipping, 92 Proof “Distiller’s Edition” delicious in cocktails and with a single rock of ice, and the elegant and sumptuous Cask Proof. All three bottles are included in this handy gift pack. Use code “FATHERSDAY” at checkout to receive 10% off this item; 540.751.8404. 120 W Main Purcellville, VA. To purchase the gift pack, click here.
Father’s Day Specials at Colada Shop
Celebrate Father’s Day with a sizzling treat at Colada Shop. Indulge in their exclusive limited-edition BBQ empanadas, available both in-store and in frozen packs on Goldbelly. The empanadas cost $3.75 each or $10 for a bundle of three. Colada Shop is also offering a Heat-at-Home Father’s Day BBQ Pack. The package includes two racks of ribs, complemented by their signature 16 ounce Guava BBQ sauce. Complete the feast with generous servings of cilantro rice, black beans, and Cuban slaw. For dessert, enjoy four Guava oatmeal cookies. The BBQ pack costs $120; Multiple Locations. To order, click here.
NEW: Father’s Day Specials at Ellington Park Bistro
On Sunday, June 18th, Ellington Park Bistro will be offering a selection of creative Father’s Day specials in addition to their regular a la carte menu. Some specials include Papa’s King Salmon BBQ Skewers, Prime New York Strip Royal with Maryland Crab Cake, Dad’s Rodeo Smashburger, and more. A variety of special cocktails are available for the holiday as well; 202.888.2899. 2033 M Street NW. To make a reservation, click here.
NEW: Father’s Day Offerings at Era Wine Bar
Join Era Wine Bar for a special Father’s Day celebration featuring international whiskey flights, Delmonico steaks, and more. Brunch is available from 12:00 - 2:30 p.m., and dinner is available from 4:00 - 9:00 p.m.; 301.325.3788. 3300 Rhode Island Avenue, Mount Rainier, MD. To make a reservation, click here.
NEW: Father’s Day Brunch at Estuary
Celebrate dad with the ultimate brunch at Estuary. Estuary’s a la carte brunch menu features Father’s Day favorites such as a Croissant Breakfast Sandwich, Shrimp and Cheesy Grits, Chicken Waffle, and more. The brunch is available from 7:00 - 2:00 p.m.; 202.844.5895. 950 New York Avenue NW. To make a reservation, click here.
Annual Father’s Day Brew & BBQ at Fairmont DC
Juniper Restaurant at Fairmont DC is honoring all Dads on their special day with its annual Brew & BBQ. On Sunday, June 18th from 11:00 - 2:00 p.m, Executive Chef Jordi Gallardo, Executive Sous Chef Jason Rowley, and Juniper Chef Edward Agnew are firing up the grill for a special Father’s Day BBQ. In addition to Juniper’s Sunday brunch menu, all Dads and their families will enjoy Juniper’s live grilling station. Save room for Executive Pastry Chef Claus Olsen’s family-style desserts. Dads Brew & BBQ is priced at $42 for adults and includes 2 beers per person. Children 12 and under cost $19; 202.457.5020. 2401 M Street NW. To make a reservation, click here.
NEW: Father’s Day Offerings from Fryer’s Roadside
Fryer’s Roadside invited guests to celebrate Father’s Day with their delicious Soft Shell Crab BLT ($23), only available Sunday, June 18th. The ultimate Summertime sandwich is made with tempura fried soft shell crab, pecan smoked bacon, lettuce, and tomato with Old Bay tartar sauce. The special is available for walk-ins only; 443.594.3029. 12830 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD. For more information, click here.
The “Ultimate Dad-Dish” at Ghostburger
According to Executive Chef Blaine Welsh, this Father’s Day Brunch highlight is the “ultimate dad dish”. The new dish, Creamed Chipped Beef, features buttermilk pancakes, pickled fresnos, and scallions. The dish pairs well with Ghostburger’s beers and brunch cocktails; 202.827.5237. 1250 9th Street NW. For more information, click here.
Guinness Grills for Dad at The Guinness Open Gate Brewery
The Guinness Open Gate Brewery will be hosting their annual Father’s Day event: Guinness Grills for Dad on Sunday, June 18th from 11:30 - 5:00 p.m. With the purchase of your ticket, guests can choose between a 32 ounce Tomahawk Steak or 16 ounce New York Strip Steak. Pair it with Baltimore Blonde, El Dorado Amber, Belgian Style Wit, or Vintage Lager. The first beer is included in the ticket price. Live music by Starcrush will be from 12:00 - 5:00 p.m. Tickets start at $100; 443.575.6893. 5001 Washington Boulevard, Helathorpe, MD. To purchase a ticket, click here.
NEW: Father’s Day Weekend at Hard Rock Cafè
From Friday, June 16th until Sunday, June 18th, Dads can enjoy specials to celebrate the holiday like Hard Rock’s legendary Smoked Old-Fashioned, New York Strip Steak with Bourbon Mushroom Sauce, and much more. Emma White will be playing live acoustic music on the stage from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.; 202.737.7625. 999 E Street NW. To make a reservation, click here.
Father’s Day Brunch at Ilili
Treat Dad to brunch at Ilili this Father’s Day. Enjoy the view of the Potomac from the dining room reminiscent of a garden in Lebanon. Some menu highlights from the menu from Chef Satinder Vij include Grandma Marie’s Lebanese Toast, Swiss Chard Benedict, Duck Shawarma, and more; 202.918.7766. 100 District Square SW. For more information, click here.
All You Can Eat Father’s Day Brunch at J. Hollinger’s Waterman’s Chophouse
The dads at J.Hollinger’s Waterman’s Chophouse in downtown Silver Spring are celebrating Father’s Day by offering they’re first all-you-can-eat brunch buffet on Father’s Day for just $39 per adult and $18 per child under 12 (kids under 4 eat free!). Some menu highlights from the brunch include Fried Chicken with Hot Honey, Old Bay Peel and Eat Shrimp, House Cured Gravlax and Bagel Platter, and much more; 301.328.0035. 8606 Colesville Road, Silver Spring, MD. For more information, click here.
Father’s Day Offerings at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak, & Stone Crab
On Sunday, June 18th from 11:30 - 9:00 p.m., treat Dad to world-famous stone crab claws, signature bone-in steaks, and pies. Joe’s will offer an a la carte menu for carryout and delivery. Dads will also go home with a tin of Joe’s signature Steak Spice; 202.489.0140. 750 15th Street NW. To make a reservation, click here. To order carryout or delivery, click here.
Father’s Day Whisky Tasting at Lapis
In honor of Father’s Day, Lapis will be offering a LTO whisky flight special which will feature whiskies from the US, Scotland, and Japan for you and Dad to taste with brunch or dinner. The special will run from Friday, June 16th until Sunday, June 18th; 202.299.9630. 1847 Columbia Road NW. To make a reservation, click here.
Father’s Day at Lena’s Wood-Fired Tap & Grill
Give Dad a break from the grill this Father’s Day and enjoy the day at Lena’s Wood-Fired Tap & Grill. They will be offering a Prime Rib Father’s Day special and Happy Hour beer prices all day long; 703.683.5330. 401 E Braddock Road, Alexandria, VA. To make a reservation, click here.
Father’s Day Offerings at Mon Ami Gabi
On Sunday, June 18th from 9:00 - 9:00 p.m., Mon Ami Gabi bethesda will be open for Father’s Day, with Weekend Brunch available until 4:00 p.m. All Dads dining at Mon Ami Gabi on Father’s Day will go home with their very own “Poppa-corn” Old Bay Caramel Popcorn. Mon Ami Gabi Reston is open from 10:00 - 9:00 p.m., with brunch available from 10:00 - 4:00 p.m., and dinner served until 9:00 p.m.; 301.654.1234 (Bethesda). 703.707.0233 (Reston). 7239 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda, MD. 11950 Democracy Drive, Reston, VA. To make a reservation at Mon Ami Gabi Bethesda, click here. To make a reservation at Mon Ami Gabi Reston, click here.
NEW: Father’s Day Weekend Specials at Nicoletta Italian Kitchen
Celebrate Father’s Day in style and treat dad to a culinary experience he won’t forget with Nicoletta Italian Kitchen’s Grill Feast ($32). This special package includes an 8-ounce hanger steak, grilled chicken, and hot Italian sausage served with Tuscan potatoes or spinach. The package is available from Friday, June 16th until Sunday, June 18th between 4:00 - 9:00 p.m; 202.697.6888. 901 4th Street NW. To make a reservation, click here. To order a carryout order, click here.
Opaline Bar & Brasserie Celebrates Father’s Day with Filibuster Distillery Whiskey Flights
On Sunday, June 18th from 4:00 - 9:30 p.m., guests can celebrate the special fathers in their lives with award-winning flights of whiskey from Virginia-based Filibuster Distillery at Opaline Bar & Brasserie. The three, one-ounce whiskey flights cost $33 and include Single Estate Bourbon, Dual Cask Bourbon, and Boondoggler Whiskey. Executive Chef Kevin Lalli will offer Opaline’s French-style menu as well; 202.730.8701. 806 15th Street NW. To make a reservation, click here.
Tomahawk Steak at Osteria Morini
Leave the grilling to Osteria Morini and treat Dad to a Tomahawk Steak. Osteria Morini will be adding a mouth-watering 32 ounce Dry Aged Tomahawk Steak to its menu on Father’s Day, served alongside crispy potatoes, garlic aioli, and veal jus ($130). The delicious Tomahawk Steak will be presented and cut Florentine style at your table. The limited time Tomahawk Steak is available for pre-order only and orders must be placed by Friday, June 16th at 5:00 p.m.; 202.484.0060. 301 Water Street SE. To pre-order, click here.
Father’s Day BBQ Brunch at Pinstripes
Celebrate Father’s Day with a BBQ brunch at Pinstripes. From a hearty breakfast to BBQ favorites, Pinstripes is setting up the ultimate Father’s Day feast. Some highlights include Italian Sausage, Pesto Chicken, Mini Burgers, and more. The menu is available on Sunday, June 18th from 10:00 - 3:00 p.m.; Multiple Locations. To make a reservation, click here.
(Gift Alert) Father’s Day Rum Bundle from Potomac Distilling Co. (Thrasher’s Rum)
Thrasher’s Rum is packing up a Father’s Day Bundle for the “First Father” of the household to relish in the taste of Rum, with historical notes grounded in the traditional style and influenced by the rum distillers of South America. Thrasher’s portfolio of acclaimed rums include: Green Spiced, White, Gold, Spiced, Coconut, and Relaxed Rum. This Father’s Day, give the gift of any two rums, and receive an 18% off discount in honor of the day; 202.900.4786. 1130 Maine Avenue SW. For more information, click here.
Celebrate Father’s Day at Pupatella
Pupatella’s patios are the perfect place to enjoy Father’s Day weekend with dad. Whether you celebrate over lunch or dinner, guests can enjoy Pupatella’s pizzas and craft beers including their own labeled lager collaboration with Aslin Beer Company; Multiple Locations. For more information, click here.
Father’s Day Offerings at RPM Italian
On Sunday, June 18th from 3:00 - 9:00 p.m., treat Dad at RPM Italian with a special Father’s Day Blanton Whisky “Dad-hattan” ($20). The special drink is served alongside signature dishes and seasonal favorites; 202.204.4480. 650 K Street NW. To make a reservation, click here.
Father’s Day at Salamander Washington DC
In honor of Father’s Day, give Dad the gift of relaxation and keep him feeling his best with a spa treatment. The personalized experience begins with an invigorating foot treatment, a 80-minute Vitality Massage, incorporating the healing powers of CBD oil, followed by the 50-minute Gentlemen’s Reviver Facial, tailored to his skin’s needs; 877.401.9818. 1330 Maryland Avenue SW. To make a reservation, click here.
Father’s Day at Smokecraft Modern BBQ
Smokecraft Modern BBQ in Clarendon is gearing up for Father’s Day. Chef Andrew Darneille is offering a series of Father’s Day Packages that feed 6 to 8, including everything from Build Your Own Nachos, St Louis Rib, and the BBQ Sampler Platter, as well as platters of Wings, Smoked Avocado Deviled Eggs, and Pork Belly Burnt Ends. Meats are also available by the pound, as well as a la carte sides like Mac and Cheese, Collard Greens, Baked Beans, Bourbon Sweet Mashed Potatoes and Coleslaw. Pre-order by Thursday, June 15th at 5:00 p.m. The restaurant is also open for brunch and dinner both in the restaurant and on the patio; 571.312.8791. 1051 N. Highland Street, Arlington, VA. For more information, click here.
Father’s Day Specials at Smoke & Mirrors
Smoke & Mirrors will be serving their full brunch menu on Sunday, June 18th, in addition to a Steak & Bourbon special to celebrate Father’s Day. From 11:30 - 3:00 p.m., guests will be able to enjoy a special ribeye prep paired with a range of bourbon cocktails. The Drunken Ribeye is marinated in Jack Daniels and is paired with warm potato salad and roasted asparagus; 202.984.2474. 867 New Jersey Avenue SW. To make a reservation, click here.
Father’s Day Offerings at Summer House North Bethesda
On Sunday, June 18th from 11:00 - 8:00 p.m., dine-in with Dad for Weekend Brunch from 9:00 - 3:00 p.m. or dinner from 3:00 - 10:00 p.m. The menu is also available for carryout and delivery for those who would rather celebrate at home; 301.881.2381. 11825 Grand Park Avenue, North Bethesda, MD. To make a reservation, click here. To order carryout or delivery, click here.
NEW: Tall Ship Providence Father’s Day Specialty Sail
Celebrate the special guy in your life by treating him to a two-hour Sunset Sail where he can enjoy a brat, a beer, and a sampling of bourbon from K.O. Distillery. Explore the decks and help set the sails while sailing on the Potomac. Tickets cost $59 each; 703.915.1600. 1A Prince Street, Alexandria, VA. To make a reservation, click here.
Truluck’s Father’s Day Offerings
From Friday, June 16th until Sunday, June 18th, Truluck’s will serve a light and summery twist on an Old Fashioned made with bourbon, mandarin lime, cardamom infusion, and bitters. The “Dad Fashioned” ($15) specialty cocktail is handcrafted for beloved Fathers, only available on Father’s Day weekend. Truluck’s menu is filled with entrees Dad will love. Some menu highlights include Surf & Turf, Prime King Crab Legs, Miso-Glazed Salmon, and more; 202.898.0680. 700 K Street NW. To make a reservation, click here.
Father’s Day Flights & Bites Menus at The Waldorf Astoria Washington DC
The Waldorf Astoria invites guests to toast dad with curated flights this Father’s Day. The Father’s Day Flights & Bites menus will only be available Friday, June 16th until Sunday, June 18th. There are three different flights, ranging in price from $75 to $375. Regardless of what dark spirit dad prefers, there is a pairing that will match his palette whether it be Rye, Macallan, or Orphan Barrel Reterick, each carefully matched by Executive Chef Derek Brooks; 202.695.1100. 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue NW. To make a reservation, email [email protected].
Father’s Day at Wildfire Tysons
On Sunday, June 18th from 11:00 - 8:00 p.m., Wildfire Tysons will be open for dine-in and carryout all day, serving the regular dinner menu. Some menu highlights include Barbecued Baby Back Ribs, New York Strip Steak, Macadamia Nut Crusted Halibut, and more; 703.442.9110. 2001 International Drive, McLean, VA. To make a reservation, click here. To order carryout or delivery, click here.
Father’s Day Weekend at The Wildset Hotel
Celebrate Father’s Day with the perfect weekend getaway to the Eastern Shore. Whether your dad loves fishing, sailing, or exquisite dining, St. Michaels has a little bit of everything that will make the weekend special. Stay at The Wildset Hotel and enjoy biking around town, drinking cocktails, roasting smores, and more. Guests can enjoy Sunday brunch at The Wildest Hotel’s restaurant, Ruse; 410.745.8004. 209 N Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD. To make a reservation, click here.
Father’s Day Specials at Yardbird
Yardbird will be offering a variety of specials in addition to their dinner menu to celebrate Father’s Day. Some specials include the Father’s Day Mixed Grill ($62), Chocolate Skillet Brownie ($18), and more; Multiple Locations. To make a reservation, click here.