Maybe you’ve got the gift under control for Father’s Day, and you’re trying to plan out where to celebrate…we’ve got the answers for you… the real way to man’s heart: FOOD!
My top 10 2019 Father’s Day Eats in and around Austin to celebrate that special Dad in your life.
Let’s be honest, Dad’s love a good coffee mug, a tie, or even a gift card to their favorite sporting goods store but food, FOOD is the REAL MVP.
Brewtorium – The ultimate in Craft Brews and Craft Foods! Does your Dad have jokes? Brewtorium is ‘Calling All Dad Joke Tellers’ for their 2nd Annual Dad Jokes Competition on Saturday June 15th to celebrate the release of their Dad Jokes Mexican Lager. They’ll be offering $4.50 Dad Jokes Lagers all day and $2.50 Dad Jokes Lagers for all contestants.
Easy Tiger – Bake Shop & Beer Garden features everything from artisan breads to housemate meats, a full bar and more than 30 local and boutique draft beers. They will be hosting a Special Brunch for Father’s Day with some fun cocktails and featured dishes just for Dad at both their 6th St and The LINC Locations.
Downtown- 709 E 6th St
North Austin- The LINC 6406 N IH 35
Pluckers– Nothing speaks more to Dads than FREE. We’re excited to share that Pluckers Wing Bar will be offering free meals for ALL Dads on Father’s Day June 16th. Dads can enjoy a complimentary entree, side and a non-alcholhic beverage when they show their Plucker’s Club or Pluckers Club Lite membership on the mobile app upon arrival.
Treaty Oak – From Live Music to Washer Tournament’s to a Brunch Buffet- Father’s Day at Treaty Oak is a feast fit for a king! A full Brunch buffet including omelette stations, bourbon bacon, and a meat carving station that will make mouths water. A limited number of seats are available per time slot. They will book up quickly, so please reserve your spot in advance. Cost: Adults (ages 13 & up) $60 / Children (<12 years) $25 *Ticket price includes gratuity. There is no charge for children under 2 years old. *Includes buffet, One beverage: Mimosa or Pecan Old Fashioned – Seating at 11AM, 12PM, 1PM and 2PM.
Located at 16604 Fitzhugh Rd, Dripping Springs 78620
Vista Brewing – Feeling laid back and easy going? Come out and kick back
with brew and a burger while the kiddos play! They’re releasing a new beer in honor of all the special dads called Padre Pale Ale, a crisp summer beer bursting with tropical and citrus hoppy notes. From an official beer holding contest to fun live music for the whole family, Vista Brewing is set and ready to celebrate Dad!
Located at 13551 FM 150Driftwood, TX 78619
Sauce Odyssey– If any of you mamas came out to our Moms Night Out Event this spring, you would know this one is a huge win. The gourmet nachos were out of this world. And OH the sauce. This small batch sauce trailer cranks out some incredible ones that all dads will love. Father’s Day they will have Soul Wagon playing some amazing jazz. Check out their rotating sauces at their 7th street location. 1403 E 7th St, Austin, TX
Jack Allens – For a delicious Father’s Day Brunch hit up a popular Austin spot at one of the four Jack Allen locations! The Sunday Brunch is 17.99 per person and includes a buffet spread sure to please all dads! From the Chicken fried chicken to the migas to the Biscuits and Gravy. It’s always a hit and sure to please every dad! Plus their featured drinks are only $4. 10AM-2PM
Chuys – A true ATX original- what Dad doesn’t love some Queso and Creamy Jalapeño on a warm Sunday afternoon! The Chick-Chicka Boom Boom is a family favorite of ours, paired with a fresh margarita. This may be may husbands pick! You can’t go wrong with Chuys!
Salt Lick – MEAT! If you ask my Dad or Husband Brisket is GOD! Have any family in town for the weekend? Grabbing a cooler and and heading out to Salt Lick for some Family Style BBQ is always a good idea! The pit in Driftwood is open everyday from 11AM-10PM and the food is truly #LikeNoOther
Moonshine Grill– Classic American Comfort Food with the perfect unique atmosphere. We love their patio for brunch and an innovative take on their Austin Brunch. They always host a Father’s Day Brunch with Big City Tastes for Dads alike. From the cathead biscuits, honey butter and house preserves to the Fried Chicken and Waffles, you can’t go wrong with either Moonshine Location.
Last but certainly not least-
For the ultimate ‘Austin Experience’ – Treat Dad this Father’s Day with to the 4th Annual Father’s Day Brew’B’Cruise with Uncle Billy’s and Capital Cruises on Town Lake! Boarding is from 2-2:15 and you’ll cruise around Town Lake sipping on beer, sangria, and enjoying Tacos from Uncle Billy’s and Pizza from VIA 313. Tickets are $59 per person and you may also bring any drinks or food on boar that you wish!
Where do the dads in your life love to eat in Austin?