Take dad to one of these Miami restaurants for Father’s Day. And you better not make him pay.

Does Dad really need another tie in his collection? Seriously, the guy’s been there for you through everything, it’s time you showed him some real appreciation. How about this year, you spring for a nice meal and some real quality time? Here is where you can take dad in Miami.

1. Bagatelle Miami Beach


Take Dad to try this newly updated brunch menu with lobster croissant, Patacon and Coconut Pain Perdu.

Noon to 6 p.m., 220 21 St., Miami Beach,

220 21 St., Miami Beach, FL 33139

2. Ball & Chain

Ball & Chain Miami

No, it’s not Nochebuena, but Dad will still love the Caja China Roasted Pig Party with Jim Beam specialty drinks and live cigar rolling station. Imagine Dad noshin’ on roast pork, smoking a stogie and sippin’ JB. Add in live salsa music and the day is complete.

2-5 p.m., 1513 SW 8 St., Miami

1513 SW 8 St., Miami, FL 33135

3. Bird & Bone

The outdoor dining room of Bird & Bone, new at The Confidante hotel.

Steak loving Dads will enjoy the $65 Tomahawk Steak Dinner for two with 32 oz. Tomahawk steak, cheddar grits, vertical asparagus salad, fried green tomatoes with pimento cheese, roasted vegetables and Burgundy gastrique.

Confidante Miami Beach, 4041 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

4041 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33140

4. Bristol's Burgers

Bristol's Burgers is located at The Diplomat in Hollywood, Florida.

Dad will love digging in to a complimentary Bristol’s signature juicy burger here topped with their homemade cheese whiz sauce, Louis sauce, lettuce and pickles. This offer is available from 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. with the purchase of another entree.

Noon to 3 p.m., inside Diplomat Beach Resort, 3460 S. Ocean Dr., Hollywood

3460 S. Ocean Dr., Hollywood, FL 33019

5. Bulla Gastrobar

Bulla Gastorbar_Fried Chicken and Waffles
Fried Chicken and Waffles at Bulla Gastrobar

Put Dad’s brain to work because if he wins the Bulla brainteaser he wins complimentary churros. He’ll also love the chicken & waffles or huevos rancheros while he plays.

5335 NW 87 Ave., Doral or 2500 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables

6. Cafeina Wynwood

The outdoor space at Cafeina.

This Wynwood spot recently re-opened and they’re hosting a Good Dad/Bad Dad brunch themed to go with their Garden of Good and Evil brunch. A la carte items, seafood towers and bottomless drinking options are part of the party.

297 NW 23 St., Miami

297 NW 23 St., Miami, FL 33127

7. Coastal at Atlantic Hotel & Spa

Dad can indulge in shrimp and polenta, chocolate chip pancakes, omelettes and crab cakes eggs Benedict. Drinks are $8 each or $15 for the bottomless option. Adults $59, kids 12 and under $29.

10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale

601 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale , FL 33304

8. Doc B' Fresh Kitchen

Image may contain: foodBurger and fries at Doc B’s Fresh Kitchen (Facebook)

Salads, burgers, sandwiches, seasonal entrees and decadent desserts are all choices for Dad and he can pair any of those with  $4 16 oz. draft beers.

4-6 p.m. for beer special, 301 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables

9. Duffy's Sports Grill

Duffy’s Sports Grill
The scene during a Miami Dolphins preseason game at Duffy's Sports Grill in North Miami Beach. Photo: George Martinez.

The game’s always on at Duffy’s and Dad will love his complimentary pint of beer and top sirloin for $19.99 while he cheers on his favorite team.

3969 NE 163 St., North Miami Beach and 8575 SW 124 Ave.

3025 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33140

10. Essensia

The Palms Hotel & Spa_Essensia Pool Terrace

Chef de Cuisine Ilde Ferrer is serving up brunch, lunch and dinner for Father’s Day.

Dad might especially like the specialty Father’s Day menu with 16 oz. Korean chili rubbed ribeye, a variety of sides and a craft beer for $49. Treat him to Whiskey or Bourbon Specials for $10 or Scotch or Irish Whiskey specials for $12.

3025 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

3025 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33140

11. 15th & Vine Kitchen & Bar

A 15th floor view from the W Miami? Sounds like a great place to take dad on his day for a three-course brunch.

Goat cheese croquettes with guava gel pr pork belly sliders with Gochujang sauce are appetizer choices and 12 oz. NY Strip or lobster mac ‘n cheese are entree options. Either will go great with complimentary unlimited local craft beers. Dad can pick from J. Wakefield’s Florida Lager and El Jefe and The Tank’s Freedom Tower. $60 per person.

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., W Miami, 485 Brickell Ave, Miami 

485 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL 33131

12. Fortei dei Marmi

Fortei dei Marmi
Fortei dei Marmi (Handout)

You know the way into a car-loving dad’s heart is through vintage Italian sports cars. Come for the car viewing parked out front and stay for the brunch staples and special added dish of the 10 oz. sirloin burger. Upon arrival, fathers also receive a complimentary Negroni cocktail.

150 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach

150 Ocean Dr, Miami Beach, FL 33139

13. KINGS Dining & Entertainment

Kings Doral_KP & KP Billiards

Make it a fun-filled day of bowling and entertainment with dad. The kids can paint pins for free and he can enjoy special happy hour pricing from 3-6 p.m. and 10 p.m. until closing.

3450 NW 83rd Ave., Ste. 152, Doral

3450 NW 83 Ave. , Ste. 152, Doral, FL 33122

14. KYU

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One of Wynwood’s hottest spots KYU is giving dads a complimentary Duck Duck Juuse . It’s a shot of cognac and a shot of warm duck jus from the Duck Breast Burnt End. The drink’s complimentary with his meal and he’ll probably love the Korean fried chicken or Wagyu beef brisket and the ‘Miami famous’ KYU coconut cake for dessert.

251 NW 25th St, Miami

251 NW 25th St, Miami, FL 33127

15. The Local House

Located in the trendy SOFI neighborhood on South Beach Dad will love the seafood scramble, huevos rancheros and steak and eggs. He’ll also love their specialty summer cocktail.

8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., 400 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach

400 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach, FL 33139

16. Los Fuegos by Francis Mallmann

Celebrate Dad on either Saturday at the Veranda Terrace or Sunday at Los Fuegos.

If he likes to cook, take him to the Terrace for a grilling Masterclass taught by Cristian Mendez. He’ll learn to make salt-crusted whole red snapper and “a la plancha” smoked shrimp.

Sunday it’s the weekly Sunday Asado party with slow-cooked meats and grilled vegetables and seafood plus, they’re throwing in a complimentary cigar for Dad.

Saturday 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday noon to 4 p.m., Faena Miami Beach, 3201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

3201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach , FL 33140

17. Malibu Farm Miami Beach

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the 'bu comes to the beach

Dad will love the Tap Takeover from Biscayne Bay Brewing Company. The $35 Father’s Day special includes a flight of four Biscayne Bay Brewing Company beers (4 oz. each) paired with four different appetizers specially created by Malibu Farm’s Chef Helene Henderson.

Malibu Farm Miami BeachNoon to 11 p.m., 4525 Collins Ave, Miami Beach

4525 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140

18. The Miami Beach EDITION

Choose from two places to dine with Dad.

At Market at the EDITION the Father’s Day Brewski & Brunch includes a raw bar, charcuterie, hot station and their famous pastry pod. It also includes one complimentary local craft beer. $49 per person.

At Matador Terrace unlimited Bloody Mary’s, Bellinis or Mimosas are included along with huevos rancheros and black truffle fontina pizza. $45 per person.

Brewski & Brunch 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Matador Terrace 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., 2901 Collins Ave, Miami Beach The Miami Beach EDITION

2901 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140

19. Nautilus Cabana Club

Celebrate a Sunday Funday with Dad at this boozy brunch. He’ll love the oysters, ceviche, Mediterranean favorites and meat carving station along with his complimentary welcome cocktail. $95 includes bottomless Veuve Clicquot, $69 bottomless Rosé  and $55 for the classic brunch.

1825 Collins Ave, Miami Beach

1825 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

20. No. 3 Social

No. 3 Social

Pig and Paella Sundays at No. 3 Social Rooftop Lounge includes Norman Van Aken’s paella, pork bao buns plus buckets of either PBR or Porkslap Pale Ale for $25 per person.

2-7 p.m., 50 NW 24 St.,

50 NW 24 St., Miami, FL 33127

21. Palat Miami

Celebrate dad with Italian Tapas and fresh pasta at this recently opened restaurant. Dad gets a complimentary beer during lunch or dinner where he can dine on a carefully curated menu by Executive Chef Pippo Lamberti.

4702 NE 2nd Ave, Miami

4702 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33137

22. Quinto La Huella at EAST Miami

A Latin American style brunch and complimentary draft beer for dad. He’ll enjoy a selection of meats from the parrilla including steak, chicken and sausage as well as an assortment of grilled vegetables, pastas and salads.

$55 per person buffet, $27.50 for children under 12, $25 additional for bottomless Rosé and Mimosas.

Noon to 4 p.m., in Brickell City Centre, 788 Brickell Plaza, Miami

788 Brickell Plaza, Miami, FL 33131

23. Seaspice

Seaspice Miami
Seaspice Restaurant, located on the Miami River, is a chic dockside dining locale.

Celebrate Father’s Day with a chic riverside Sunday brunch, Prime US Bone-In Ribeye or A5 Wagyu served on volcanic hot-stones or the Maine Lobster and Alaskan King Crab Cake Benedict. Dad can choose from Premium cigar selections to pair with Champagne by Perrier Jouët or cocktails by Absolut Elyx and Avion Tequila.

422 NW North River Dr, Miami

422 NW North River Dr, Miami, FL 33128

24. Skorpios

One of Midtown’s newest restaurants, this one offers an affordable Mediterranean-inspired Father’s Day brunch.

The ‘Zorba the Greek Sunday Brunch,’ includes a variety of hot and cold mezes, Greek salads, whole fish and souvlaki, as well as desserts for $35 per person. Dads receive complimentary champagne. $20 additional for bottomless mimosas, bellinis or Bloody Mary’s.

11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., 3252 NE 1st Ave #107, Miami

3252 NE 1st Ave #107, Miami, FL 33137

25. Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill

It’s a five-course brunch feast with Southern buttermilk biscuits with honey butter, baby back ribs, Belgian waffles and a brunch burger on waffle buns.

11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 6500 N. Federal Hwy., Ft. Lauderdale; 809 S. University Dr., Plantation

26. Terra Mare

Check out Fort Lauderdale Beach’s newest restaurant with Dad. Their oceanfront view signature brunch includes ropa vieja empanadas ‘n eggs, lemon poppyseed pancakes and Korean fried chicken ‘n waffles.

11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 551 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale

551 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

27. Toro Toro

Brunch at Toro Toro (Handout)

Aside from the stellar view at this iconic Downtown hotel, dad will love the brunch with assorted barbecue stations, unlimited brunch favorite drinks and extra special this day, raffle of various gifts and live music. $75 per person, $37 for kids 6-12.

11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami

100 Chopin Plaza, Miami, FL 33131

28. Veza Sur Brewing Co.

Veza Sur brewing

Dad won’t have any problem hanging out at this brewery. Buy him a couple of brews and surprise him with a Veza Sur gift bag with a t-shirt, hat, coaster, 32 oz. growler with gift card to fill, glassware and bottle opener for $40. For an additional $20 buy dad a Brewery 101 class taught by Veza Co-Founder Marshall Hendrickson.

55 NW 25th St, Miami

55 NW 25th St, Miami, FL 33127

29. Zuma Miami

A scotch table tasting? You can hear Dad saying sign me up! It will feature Bowmore 12 Single Malt highlighting Zuma Miami’s highball Japanese whisky, Suntory Whisky ‘Toki.’ It’s a generational blend of whiskies from Suntory’s Hakushu, Yamazaki and Chita distilleries. It’s the perfect pairing for Zuma’s Japanese cuisine. Brunch prices range are $95, $175 and $395.


Inside Epic Hotel, 270 Biscayne Blvd. Way, Miami

270 Bisayne Blvd. Way, Miami, FL 33131