Father’s Day is coming up on Sunday, June 20 and local eateries know the way to Dad’s heart is through his stomach, so they’re pulling out all the stops with discounts, free dessert, buffets and even a special coffee blend.
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From June 10 to June 20, you’ll receive a $10 gift card when you order $50 in gift cards online. North Italia will donate a percentage of proceeds to FoodCorps, a nonprofit that aims to provide children with healthier meals in school. For $65, you can enjoy North at home with the Father’s Day Lasagna Bolognese Family Pack, complete with Caesar salad, parmesan garlic bread and indulgent tiramisu.
Three Valley locations, northitalia.com
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Is your pop a wine wonk? Take him to Grimaldi’s for a special Father’s Day meal from June 18 to June 20, which includes a bottle of Tribute Cabernet Sauvignon with a customized label. Each $40 meal also includes an 18-inch cheese pizza and a large salad.
Six Valley locations, grimaldispizzeria.com
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This beloved local brewpub is treating Dad to a delicious buffet on Father’s Day. Dubbed “Hoppy Father’s Day,” the celebration will take place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and will cost $26 per adult, $15 for kids ages 6 to 12 and free for kids 5 and under. The buffet will feature a carving station, pancakes, chipotle bacon, baby back ribs, smoked wings, shrimp and grits, macaroni and cheese, a barbecue sauce bar and more.
8 S. San Marcos Pl., Chandler, 480-917-8700, santanbrewing.com
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Belle’s Nashville Kitchen
Dining will be by reservation only on Father’s Day at Belle’s, which will be serving its Honky Tonk Brunch from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The dinner special will be a 10-ounce flat iron steak with fries, a side salad and a beer flight for $29.99. But wait there’s more! If you buy the special, you’ll be entered to win a Father’s Day goody bag and mystery grand prize. Bonus: June is Four Peaks Month, so Belle’s is offering $1 off all Four Peaks beers all month long.
7212 E. Main St., Scottsdale, 480-590-3190, bellesnashvillekitchen.com
Match Market & Bar
Enjoy a feast fit for a king at the FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel on Father’s Day. For just $15, guests can get the restaurant’s signature green chile bacon burger with a choice of side with either a well cocktail, draft beer or glass of house wine. Cheers to Dad!
1100 N. Central Ave., Phoenix, 602-875-8080, matchphx.com
Treat your dad to a meal at Chompie’s and sweeten the deal with a dessert on the house this Father’s Day. With the purchase of one entrée, Dad can choose from a free slice of cake or a black and white cookie. Available for dine-in guests only.
Five Valley locations, chompies.com
Pork on a Fork
This BBQ joint is celebrating family ties all Father’s Day long – father-son duos will receive 10 percent off their order and father, son and grandson groups will receive 20 percent off. Here’s to generations of fatherhood – and great barbecue!
1515 W. Deer Valley Rd., Phoenix, 623-434-1794, porkonafork.com
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Original Breakfast House
Celebrate Dad all month at OBH with specials like a caprese omelet ($14.50), filet mignon and eggs with chimichurri sauce ($17.50), shrimp and grits ($15.50) and a carne asada torta with fries ($12.50).
13623 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, 602-482-2328, originalbreakfasthouse.com
Trapp Haus BBQ
Take Dad on a trip to Trapp Haus for a slow-smoked special that includes a choice of meat, two sides, jalapeño cheddar cornbread and an ice-cold beer for just $25.
511 E. Roosevelt St., Phoenix, 602-466-5462, trapphausbbq.com
Common Ground Culinary
Specials are available all Sunday at Common Ground Culinary concepts, which include Grassroots Kitchen & Tap, The Macintosh, The Collins Small Batch Kitchen and Twisted Grove Parlor + Bar. Reservations are recommended.
Four Valley locations, commongroundculinary.com
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Renowned roaster Press Coffee is gearing up for its annual release of the World’s Greatest Dad coffee blend. The full-bodied specialty blend will be available at all Press locations and online for $16 starting June 6 and continuing through the end of the month.
Nine Valley locations, presscoffee.com