Father’s Day is nearly here and Austin area dads will be looking for a few manly ways to maintain their dad-bods while filling their bellies on some of the city’s best dining out or stay-at-home options.


Whether you’re planning on dining out or firing up the backyard grill, here are several ideas that are perfect for spoiling all Dads for this Father’s Day in Austin.



Easy TIger Pretzel

Easy Tiger

Easy Tiger is offering several delicious Father’s Day options that will be available for curbside pickup or delivery; Friday, June 19 through Sunday, June 21. Order online now.  Order a XL Party Pretzel, which is a giant pretzel is made for sharing (but dad doesn’t have to!) and comes with several house spreads; Grill Master Pack with everything you need for a celebratory cookout, including sausages, buns, and all the fixin’s; the Pretzel & Beer Gift Pack; Brownies & Blondies (6-Pack); or the Bake at Home Gift Pack which includes everything you need to bake a loaf of sourdough bread!




Foxtail Supper Club

Foxtail Supper Club

Foxtail Supper Club’s Chef Page Pressley will offer a special cooking experience for Father’s Day this Saturday, June 30 at 7 p.m. As part of an ongoing effort to support the Black Lives Matter movement, all Foxtail Supper Club profits from June will be donated to NAACP.  In honor of Father’s Day this weekend, Chef Pressley will cook alongside his son while virtually teaching participants how to cook a special 7-dish meal. The special menu includes Red Shrimp Panzanella, 24oz Peeler Farms Wagyu Ribeye, Summer Fruit Crisp and more elevated dishes.  Click HERE for the full Father’s Day menu.




Scholz Garten is gearing up for Father’s Day Weekend with a Dad’s Day Out celebration in the Biergarten complete with backyard BBQ and beer specials, complimentary corn dog bites and all the Journey tunes your heart desires from Departure ATX playing live in the Garten from 1-3pm. Social distancing regulations will still apply with guests limited to table seating only, no more than 10 guests in a group. Email scholzgartenevents@gmail.com for reservations.





ALC Steaks

This Father’s Day, Austin Land & Cattle Steak House will be featuring a reversed seared Tomahawk Ribeye, perfect for all the fathers working on their dad-bods.  Reservations are strongly recommended.





ATX Cocina

ATX Cocina invites is launching its first-ever Brunch service starting on Father’s Day, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.!  They’ll be offering several new plates, Bloody Mary + Maria specials, Micheladas, and other delicious cocktails on the list.




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With dining rooms now open at 50% capacity, CRU is still committed to keeping tables 6 feet apart and continuing the high standards of sanitizing and safety protocols as set forth by the CDC and local authorities.  That means more reservations are available for Father‘s Day Brunch!  The whole family can enjoy a 3-course prix fixe menu for only $26 per person or choose items a la carte.  Enjoy a bounty of offerings as well as $3 mimosas, bellinis, and ciprianis.  This menu is available for dine-in or takeout.  Seating is still limited so make your reservations early.




Juliet Italian Kitchen

Juliet Italian Kitchen

Juliet Italian Kitchen is offering dad the dinner he deserves, with an 8 oz. char-grilled New York strip with Gorgonzola au gratin potatoes and fried onion strings available for dine-in or takeout Friday, June 19 – Sunday, June 21. The steak pairs perfectly with a glass of Nebbiolo 2016 or Juliet’s Father’s Day cocktail, the Lord Capulet which features sherry aged scotch, Zacapa 23 dark rum, cynar, maple dem syrup and orange.




launderette steak


Launderette is offering Father‘s Day Steak Kits and Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake, available for purchase/pre-order this week. Beginning today, Launderette is taking pre-orders online or over the phone through Friday, June 19.





Intero Ristorante

Intero is serving dad seasonal brunch and dinner on Sunday, June 21 from 11a.m. – 2 p.m. & 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Features include tomato braised chicken with creamy polenta, smoked pork shoulder and a 16oz dry aged wagyu ribeye with shishito gremolata—to share or not to share, dad’s choice. Intero is open for dine-in seating in its indoor and outdoor spaces by reservation only. The Father’s Day features are also available for carryout and delivery, here.




Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires Café

If your dad or husband loves to grill, don’t devoid him of that passion, but maybe grill with him in the backyard this year. Buenos Aires Café’s Grill Box is all you need for meat-loving dads, it includes a 12oz Ribeye, sausage wheel, 2 house bratwurst, black sausage, provoleta, 8oz house chimichurri, chapa brad, potato salad, and comes with grilling instructions.




El Chile

Let El Chile cook for dad this year, to include a family-sized portion of Short Rib Enchiladas—braised short ribs, grilled onions, jack cheese topped with pasilla-tomatillo sauce, crema, Queso cotija and grilled avocado. Served with rice, beans and a large queso. Kits are $65 each. Feeds up to 6 people. Level up the party with El Chile’s Tito’s and Topo, Ranch Water or Margarita Clasica Kits. Prices vary.




Roaring Fork

Roaring Fork (Stonelake) has reopened its doors and will be open for lunch and dinner on Father’s Day (1p – 9p) and reservations can be made through Open Table are encouraged but not required, and walk-ins are welcome.  The patio and dining room are both open and guests must wear a mask when not seated at their table. Curbside pick-up is available through online ordering or by calling the restaurant at (512) 342-2700. The current menu can be found HERE and happy hour is available daily from 4 – 6:30 p.m.




Con Oil

Con’ Olio

Paella for Dad’s Day?  Con’ Olio think’s so! Whether backyard party or Sunday supper, every palette loves the richness and flavor of Spanish paella. Chef Fer Candil of Con’ Olio’s popular cooking classes, Paellas, Tapas & More, will be cooking up a batch of her delicious Paella Valenciana, available to advance order now from the perishable market at Con’ Olio Arboretum for curbside pickup Saturday, June 20. Order will include Deviled Eggs, Paella Valenciana—which is gluten free with chicken and seafood, and a garlic aioli for extra seasoning. There’s even dessert of Flan with Strawberries.  Available in servings for 2 for $50, 4 for $105 and 6 people for $125.




Leroy and lewis BBQ

LeRoy and Lewis

Leroy & Lewis and the new school barbecue team is offering BBQ Hero meat packages to help dads celebrate their favorite holiday properly.  Pre-order online by Thurs, June 18; pickup at the truck on Sun, June 21.  Package 1 (Feeds 4-6)  $115 (plus tax), or Package 2 (Feeds 10-12) $240 (plus tax).




pluckers wings


Pluckers Wing Bar will allow dads to eat free when dining in at all locations.  All dads can enjoy a complimentary entree, side, and non-alcoholic beverage (up to a $15 value) from Pluckers’ extensive menu when they show their Pluckers Club or Pluckers Club Lite membership on the Pluckers mobile app upon arrival.  Additionally, Pluckers is offering their full menu for takeout and delivery orders, and dads will get a free Holy Macaroni with a $30 minimum purchase.  Online orders can be made at order.pluckers.com




Yard Bar

Calling all dads (and dog dads) – Burnet Road’s dog-friendly staple Yard Bar is offering a Father’s Day Burger and Bourbon Special this Father’s Day weekend. Whether you’re a dog dad or a regular dad, you can get a Backyard Burger (made with American cheese, iceberg lettuce, tomato, onion and a signature picnic sauce) and a Stolen X Rock & Rye can combo for just $16 on Saturday or Sunday. This offering is available for both dine in on the expansive shaded patio or can be ordered for takeout.

Wine Pour

House Wine

House Wine’s Father’s Day package includes 6 local beers, a locally sourced Bola Pizza, and a bottle of Spanish Garnacha rosé (Breca by Jorge Ordóñez) all for just $50. Order in-house to enjoy in the space on Father’s Day, or through the website for curbside pickup or delivery.

provision adult tater tots


The Quarry Lake eatery is offering a Father’s Day Family Brunch that feeds 4-6 people. The special includes deviled eggs, salmon toast, biscuits and gravy, 18oz bone-in ribeye, breakfast potatoes, eggs of any style, bacon, breakfast sausage, and cinnamon rolls for $88. Guests can order it for curbside pickup online or enjoy it on the restaurant’s patio overlooking Quarry Lake on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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