Father’s Day is Sunday, June 20th in case you forgot! If you’re still looking for something to do this weekend or a restaurant to order from in Tampa, I have you covered with deals and specials happening around town.
I recommend making a reservation or calling ahead since it could get quite busy depending on where you are trying to take Dad this weekend.
Rusty Pelican Tampa: Enjoy a Three-Course Celebration Brunch menu and A la Carte Dinner menu on the bay. They do require a $25 per person deposit. They do not charge your credit card at the time of booking. If you’re unable to make your reservation, you must cancel at least 48 hours prior or you’ll be charged. 2425 North Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607. (813) 281-1943
Xochitl Mexican Cocina: All Dads (and single Moms that have the role of Mom and Dad) can eat free from 11 a.m. to 2p.m. during brunch. How cool is that? 307 West Palm Ave, Tampa, FL 33602. (833) 962-4485
Revolution Ice Cream Co.: Take the family out for ice cream and support local businesses. Dad will get a complimentary scoop at The Rev and there is nothing better than free ice cream that is delicious! Multiple locations.
Coppertail Brewing Co.: Celebrate Father’s Day with $2.50 pints of Florida Special and Father’s Day food specials all day. Gifts for Dad available at the Coppertail online store or at the tasting room. They have merchandise, gift cards, and package beers available. 2601 East 2nd Ave, Tampa, FL 33605.
Steelbach Tampa: This Father’s Day, treat Dad to a delicious dinner at Steelbach. Enjoy their regular Brunch and Dinner menus, along with a few decadent additions. For reservations, call (813) 693-5478. 1902 North Ola Avenue, Tampa, FL 33602.
Three Bulls Tavern & Brewery: They will be celebrating on Saturday, June 19th, starting at 5 p.m. instead of Sunday, they will be serving their Father’s Day Butcher’s Board Special featuring all smoked meats. The board includes 3B Pulled Pork, Hickory-smoked St. Louis spare ribs, Smoked Cheddar Cheese Brats, Coleslaw, Potato Salad, Pickled Okra, and Hawaiian rolls..while supplies last. 4330 Bell Shoals Rd, Valrico, FL 33596. (813) 381-3853
Tampa Bay Brewing Co.: To celebrate the occasion they are dropping their Lawn Daddy Neotraditional Pilsner on Friday, June 18th at both Westchase and Ybor City locations. It is a traditional German Pilsner Malt contrasted with modern hops. Grab a 4-pack to enjoy with Dad. Multiple locations.
The Landing Bar & Grill: Enjoy a complimentary domestic draft for Dad and Bill’s famous BBQ ribs. 4351 Lynx Paw Trail, Valrico, FL 33596. (813) 653-0002
Bayboro Brewing: Dad’s can enjoy $1 off beers all day on Father’s Day. They will have DJ Cuzzin Crook spinning from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. as well. 2390 5th Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL 33712.
India’s Grill Brandon: Enjoy a special Father’s Day Brunch on Sunday from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Call (813) 409-2744 for a reservation. 902 East Brandon Boulevard, Brandon, FL 33511.
Tasty Venues Italian Bistro & Gourmet Food Shop: Special Father’s Day lunch on Sunday. $30 per person, advance reservation required. On the menu, Italian Mixed Appetizer (charcuterie and cheese), Mixed Salad, Tortellini with Short Ribs sauce, and Profiteroles (Cream Puffs with Chocolate Sauce). Dad gets a free beer. 951 E Brandon Blvd, Brandon, FL 33511.
Bulla Gastrobar: Celebrate Dad this Father’s Day and join Bulla for Brunch starting at 10 a.m. or Dinner at 4 p.m. Enjoy Bulla’s signature flavors, wines, and hand-crafted cocktails, 3-course brunch menu, and tapas-style options. Dad will receive a $20 gift card from Bulla for his next visit and a box of chocolate clusters. 930 South Howard Avenue, Tampa, FL 33606. (813) 773-8626
Council Oaks Steak and Seafood: In addition to Council Oak Steaks & Seafood’s award-winning menu, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., guests can enjoy the featured Father’s Day dry-aged prime rib special that includes Council Oak barbeque rub and horseradish cream ($80). 5223 Orient Rd, Tampa, FL 33610. (813) 627-7600
Hard Rock Cafe: The featured Father’s Day specials will be available June 19th and June 20th and will include New York strip steak with bourbon sauce ($34.95), three meat Italian flatbread with spinach, olive caponata and mozzarella cheese ($16.95), black and blue signature steak burger encrusted with cracked black pepper topped with Applewood bacon and blue cheese ($18.95). After dinner options will include apple cheesecake ($8.95) and Old Fashioned, old forester bourbon with house-made brown sugar syrup and a dash of bitters ($6). 5223 Orient Rd, Tampa, FL 33610.
Cipresso: From 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., the featured Father’s Day special will be grilled Tomahawk veal chop that includes Morel mushroom risotto, Cipollini onion and Madeira veal jus ($65). 5223 Orient Rd, Tampa, FL 33610. (813) 627-8130
The Rez Grill: Celebrate Father’s Day in style with The Rez Grill’s Sunday dinner from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The featured Father’s Day special will include bone marrow ($22) and porterhouse ($75). 5223 Orient Rd, Tampa, FL 33610. (813) 627-8120
Rise Kitchen & Deli: From noon to 8 p.m., the restaurant’s Father’s Day special will be a smokehouse trio of slow smoked brisket, baby back ribs and sausage with baked potato and jalapeño cheddar cornbread for $29 per person. 5223 Orient Rd, Tampa, FL 33610.
Columbia Restaurant: Celebrate Father’s Day 1905-style with specials at Tampa Columbia locations, including Tapas – Tostones con Picadillo:Twice-fried green plantains seasoned lightly with salt, topped with Picadillo de Pollo, lime crema and smoked Spanish paprika alioli; Entrée – Filet “Chacho”; Their bestselling steak, center-cut filet mignon with a rich sauce of private-barrel select Knob Creek 120 proof Bourbon, shallots and mushrooms. Served with roasted potatoes and fresh vegetables. For dessert enjoy Tarta Crema de Coco y Banana, a baked pastry filled with fresh sliced bananas, coconut custard and topped with whipped cream and a caramel drizzle. Call to make reservations or book online. Multiple locations in Tampa, Sarasota, St. Augustine, Clearwater Beach and Celebration.
Fleming’s Steakhouse – Sarasota: Make this Father’s day legendary with a 3-course Surf & Turf menu. Choose Prime Bone-In Ribeye and Lobster or Filet with Crab-Stuffed Shrimp or Lobster Tail Scampi from June 17th to June 21st. A full Dinner Menu is also available. Fleming’s will be open early Saturday and Sunday for Father’s Day Weekend, June 19th to June 20th. 2001 Siesta Drive, Sarasota, FL 34239. (941) 358-9463