Forget the ties and cologne this Father’s Day, and go for a foolproof gift for pops: a great meal. Here are some restaurants around town offering deals just for dads:
THE RITZ-CARLTON, ST. LOUIS
The Ritz is offering a special barbecue-themed brunch on Father's Day from 10:30am to 4pm, with delicacies like baby back ribs, chimichuri flank steak, burgers, baked beans and corn on the cob, among many others. Cost is $82 for adults, $41 for kids 2- to- 12- years old. Reservations are required, so call 314.719.1433, and make it happen.
100 Carondelet Drive, Clayton, 314.863.6300, ritzcarlton.com
SUNSET 44 BISTRO
Take Dad to Sunset 44 Bistro for Father's Day, and his entree is on the house. The Kirkwood institution will be serving dinner on Sun., June 17, from 4 to 8pm. Click here to learn more about the deal and to get the coupon. Make reservations at 314.965.6644.
118 W. Adams Road, Kirkwood, 314.965.6644, sunset44.com
MOUNT PLEASANT WINERY
Take Dad to Augusta for a Father's Day Barbecue courtesy of Mount Pleasant Winery. The shindig takes place from noon to 3pm, with plenty of grilled delights like barbecue chicken, pulled pork and loaded French fries. The cost is $18 for adults and $9 for kids 12 and under. No reservations are necessary, and tickets can only be purchased at the winery on Sun., June 17.
5634 High Street, Augusta, Mo., 636.482.9463, mountpleasant.com
NADOZ CAFE/THE CORONADO BALLROOM
This barbecue brunch will feature an array of favorites old and new, for just $28 for grown-ups and $12 for children 4- to- 10- years old. IT takes place from 10 a.m to 3 p.m., and reservations are recommended.
3701 Lindell Blvd., 314.367.4848, ext. 100, nadozcafe.com
BRISTOL SEAFOOD GRILL
Both St. Louis-area Bristol locations will be offering up a Father's Day brunch buffet. The Creve Couer restaurant serves from 9am to 3pm. The cost for adults is $28, children $13. The O'Fallon location will serve dads from 10am to 2pm, for $27 for adults and kids for $13.
11801 Olive Blvd., 314.567.0272, Creve Coeur; 2314 Technology Drive, 636.625.6350, O'Fallon, Mo.; bristolseafood.com
FLEMING'S PRIME STEAKHOUSE & WINE BAR
Treat dad to a three-course brunch for $34.95 starting at 11:30am, and he'll receive a $25 dining card to use on a future visit. Steaks and cash - the perfect gift!
1855 S. Lindbergh Blvd., 314.567.7610, flemingssteakhouse.com
This venerable brunch spot will be honoring dads from 10am to 2pm.
1059 S. Big Bend Blvd., 314.645.3522, harveststlouis.com
J. GILBERT'S WOOD-FIRED STEAKS & SEAFOOD
Treat dad to a special $38 prix fixe menu, available from noon to 8pm.
17A West County Center, 314.965.4600, jgilberts.com
MOSAIC MODERN FUSION
Mosaic's Des Peres location will offer dads a beer and barbecue combo, featuring a choice of Schalfly beers, for $15. Dad will also get a souvenir pint glass and a chance to win two tickets to the Cardinals' Fri., June 30, match-up. Reservations are recommended.
11925 Manchester Road, 314.394.2323, mosaicrestaurants.com
MORTON'S THE STEAKHOUSE
From 4 to 10pm, choose from a special four-course Father's Day menu. Double-cut prime pork chop? Yes, please. The cost for the spread is $69 per person.
7822 Bonhomme Ave., 314.725.4008, mortons.com
TUCCI & FRESTA'S
Tucci & Fresta's in Clayton is offering a brunch menu available all day starting at 10am. Get the menu here.
15 N. Central, Clayton, 314.725.6588, tucciandfrestas.com