Father’s Day is Sunday, June 20, 2010.
Below are restaurants serving Father’s Day brunch and special dinners, in Tucson, Arizona.
1. Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
Where: 6360 N. Campbell Avenue, at E. Skyline Drive.
Time: 11:30 A.M.-3:00 P.M.
Price: $29.95 per person
During brunch or dinner at Fleming’s one male per table with be given a $25.00 Dining Card to use on a future occasion. Their regular menu will also be available throughout the day and evening. The many choices on their menu seem endless. At the bar, every night until 7:00 P.M you can purchase 5 items on their special menu for only $6.00 each: 5 cocktails, 5 glasses of wines and 5 appetizers. They also have a burger bar on this same menu. Tax and tip not included in the prices. They have a full bar. The restaurant’s hours on Father’s Day (aside from brunch) are: 4:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M. Reservations for the day are strongly recommended and can be made on their website too.
2. Father’s Day Barbeque
Where: Reid Park Zoo: 1100 S. Randolph Way and can be accessed from E. Broadway Blvd., or 22nd Street, west of Alvernon Way.
Time: 5:00 P.M.-7:30 P.M.
Price: $20.00 per Adult ages 13 + and $15.00 per Child ages 2-12.
There will be BBQ demonstrations, power tool exhibitions, an opportunity to meet local sports celebrities and live entertainment. The children can enjoy games, have their dad help them make a wood craft, get their faces painted, enjoy getting their photo taken with Leo the Lion, and free family photos! A BBQ dinner buffet is included with a soft sided cooler that can be taken home. All Dads will receive gift bags full of goodies for him and have chances to win a new grill, autographed sports memorabilia, lunch for two, and/or a family membership. Ticket purchases can be made online at: www.tucsonzoo.org
3. Father’s Day Song & Music Festival: Open Mike Jam Session
Where: O’Shaughnessy’s SteakHouse and Piano Bar: 2200 N. Camino Principal, off of E. Tanque Verde Road and near E. Grant Road, behind Tanque Verde’s Dairy Queen and Eegees.
Time: 4:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M.
Fathers Day music and singing with steak and seafood specials for fathers. Plenty of music during the open mike /jam session. This is guaranteed to be a lot of fun for all ages. The waiters and bartenders always sing too. Participants need to bring their own instruments to participate in the open mike/jam session. There will be other food and drink specials also and prizes will be awarded. There is no cover charge. Dinner is served from 5:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M. Entrées range in price from $8.00-$24.00. The restaurant will be open from 11:00 A.M.-8:00 P.M.
4. Celebrate Father’s Day at CactusRose Steakhouse
Where: DoubleTree Reid Park at 445 South Alvernon Way, south of E. Broadway Blvd.
Time: 10:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.
Price: $29.95 for adults & 14.95 for children
Father’s Day Brunch will consist of: omelets, quiche, fresh seafood, prime rib and pork loin carving stations, chicken, grilled flank steak and trays with hors d’oeuvres, pastries, Danishes and desserts with a choice of a complimentary beer, bloody Mary or champagne. Call to make reservations.
5. Celebrate Father’s Day at Zona 78
Where: 78 W. River Road, near N. Stone Avenue & 7301 E. Tanque Verde Road, near N. Sabino Canyon Road.
Phone: River Road – 520-888-7878; Tanque Verde Road – 520-296-7878
Time: 11:00 A.M.-10:00 P.M.
Price: A la Carte
In addition to their regular menu, there will be a choice of 3 grilled food specials: ribs, briskets and pork loin. Happy hour is from 3:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. with half price bottles of wine at the River & Stone location and happy hour prices at their Tanque Verde location.
6. Father’s Day at Harvest
Where: 10355 North La Canada Drive, near W. Lambert Lane
Time: 11:30 A.M.-9:00 P.M.
Price: $35.00 for adults, $12.00 for children
All you can eat BBQ. Choose an entrée of ribs, brisket, or chicken and a side dish.
7. Father’s Day at The Grill at Hacienda del Sol
Where: 5501 N. Hacienda del Sol Road, off of River Road.
Time: 10:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.
Price: $40.00 per person,
Father’s Day brunch with unlimited beer, champagne, and non-alcoholic beer. Plus a chance to win a round of golf! Call to make reservations. Their dinner menu will also be available and entrees on their dinner menu range in price from $22.00-$42.00. They have a full bar. Their dinner hours on Sunday are: 5:30 P.M.-10:00 P.M.
8. Father’s Day Brunch at Armitage Wine Lounge & Café
Where: 2905 E. Skyline Drive, Suite 168, in the foothills on N. Campbell Avenue, in La Encantada.
Time: 10:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.
Brunch with 1/2 price mimosas and bloody Marys. They are open on Father’s Day from 10:00 AM-11:30 P.M. The lounge is open late. On Sundays Happy Hour is from 4:00 P.M.- to closing and live music with members from Ryanhood starts at 9:00 P.M.
Reservations for brunch can be made online, or by phone.
9. Father’s Day Prime Rib Special at Acacia at St. Philips
Where: 4340 N. Campbell Avenue, Suite 103, in St. Philips Plaza, at River Road.
Time: 5:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M
With the prime rib special dads are served a complimentary warm double dark chocolate brownie and a scoop of vanilla bean ice cream. Prime rib plates are served with a house salad and loaded baked potato. Prices on their regular dinner menu range in price from $5.00-$16.00 for appetizers and $24.00-$45.00 for entrees. Delicious desserts are $7.50. Tax and tips not included in the prices. They have a full bar and food prices at the bar range in price from $2.50-$18.00. Reservations are recommended.
10. El Parador Sunday Brunch
Where: 2744 E. Broadway Blvd., east of Tucson Blvd.
Phone: 520- 881-2744
Time: 10:30 A.M.-2:00 P.M.
Price: $9.95 per person, $7.95 for children under 10 years of age.
Brunch consists of: breakfast foods, a full taco & tostada bar, Mexican foods, soups, desserts & more. Their regular dinner menu will also be available from 4:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M. Entrees on their regular dinner menu range in price from $5.00 (soup or salad)-$17.00. They have a full bar. On their website there’s a coupon to print out to get 1 entrée free, up to $10.95 off, with the purchase of one entrée and 2 beverages, valid Sunday-Thursday. Call to make reservations for the Father’s Day Brunch. Join their email club on their website.
11. La Fuente Restaurant All-You-Can-Eat Champagne Brunch
Where: 1749 North Oracle Road, south of W. Grant Road.
Time: 11:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.
Price: $14.99 per adult, half price for children ages 3-11, and children under 11 eat free.
All-you-can-eat Champagne Brunch consists of: an omelet station, menudo, rice, enchiladas, chicken, a taco and tostada bar, chili, beans, a salad bar, tamales, ribs, steamed vegetables, a dessert bar and more. Mariachis will entertain you while you eat from 12:00 P.M.-2:00 P.M. The restaurant has a full bar. Their regular dinner menu will also be available. On their regular menu prices range from $2.75-$12.99 for appetizers including soups and $9.99-$19.99 for entrees. They also have a separate children’s menu. This may be a fun way for out-of-town guests to spend a different Father’s Day. They are open on Father’s Day from 11:00 A.M.-10:00 P.M.
12. El Charro Sunday Brunch Buffet
Where: 311 N. Court Avenue, 6910 E. Sunrise, and 7725 N. Oracle Road (in Oro Valley).
Phone: N. Court Ave-520-622-1922; E. Sunrise-520-514-1922; and N. Oracle Road, in Oro Valley-520-229-1922.
Time: 11:00 A.M.-9:00 P.M.
Price: $9.95 per person.
Sunday Brunch Buffet consists of: 2 different types of eggs, pancakes, chilaquilas, tortillas, pozole con carnitas and a selection of fruits, pastries and breads. The price is $9.95 per person. I didn’t list their 6310 E. Broadway Blvd. address because Sunday Brunch Buffet isn’t served there. At all their locations their regular dinner menu is also available on Father’s Day. Their dinner menu is 4 pages long and entrée prices range from $3.95-$17.95. Their prices are very reasonable. They also have a gluten free menu and a children’s menu. Children under 10 years of age eat for only $2.00 per meal from the children’s menu, all 7 days of the week from 2:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. Limit one child per family. They have a full bar. Happy Hour is every day from 3:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. with half off appetizers, well wines, house margaritas and drafts.
13. Lodge on the Desert Restaurant Family Style Barbeque on the Patio
Where: 306 N. Alvernon Way, between 5th Street and E. Broadway Blvd.
Time: 11:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.
Price: $16.00 per adult, $13.00 per child.
Also select draft beers for $2.00.Their regular breakfast, lunch and dinner menus will also be available. All 3 menus are short with only 4-7 choices on each, not including desserts. The entrees on their dinner menu range in price from $7.00 (soup or salad)-$34.00. They have a full bar. Their Sunday restaurant hours are: breakfast: 7:00 A.M.- 11:00 A.M.; lunch: 11:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.; and dinner: 5:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M. Call to make reservations.
14. Jonathan’s Cork Father’s Day Specials
Where: 6320 E. Tanque Verde Road, at E. Pima Street.
Time: 4:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M.
Father’s Day specials will be added to their regular menu. Call to make reservations.
15. Father’s Day Specials at Risky Business
Where: 8848 E. Tanque Verde Road, 6866 E. Sunrise Drive, 250 S. Craycroft Road, and 10515 N. Oracle Road.
Phone: Tanque Verde-749-8555; E. Sunrise Drive-577-0021; S. Craycroft Road-584-1605; and N. Oracle Road,-531-0202.
Time: 11:00 A.M.-late night
These Father’s Day Specials: $5.00 for a plate of 12 wings; and a steak-and-ale special: buy any steak and get a pint of any draft beer for one penny.
16. Cup Café at Hotel Congress Father’s Day Specials
Where: 311 E. Congress Avenue, in downtown Tucson.
Time: Sunday: 7:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.(lunch available at 11:00 A.M., breakfast available until 4:00 P.M.); and 4:00 P.M.-10:00 P.M. (dinner)
Father’s Day breakfast and dinner specials. Their regular breakfast, lunch and dinner menus will also be available. The entrees on their breakfast/lunch menu range in price from $5.00-$13.00 and entrees on their dinner menu range in price from $5.00-$35.00. Call to make reservations.
17. Chad’s Steakhouse & Saloon Father’s Day Steak Dinner
Where: 3001 N. Swan Road.
Time: 11:00 A.M.-8:00 P.M.
Special New York steak dinner.
18. Jax Kitchen Father’s Day Dinner Special
Where: 7286 N. Oracle Road.
Time: 5:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M.
A $24.00 short-rib dinner special and half-off bottles of wine.
19. Hifalutin Rapid Fire Western Grill Father’s Day Dinner Special
Where: 6780 N. Oracle Road.
Time: 11:00 A.M.-9:00 P.M.
A prime-rib dinner special. Their regular menu will also be available.
20. American Legion Post 109 Father’s Day Brunch
Where: 15921 S. Houghton Road, near E. Sahuarita Road
Time: 7:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M.
Price: $7.00 per person
A delicious well-balanced meal.
21. Ghini’s French Caffé
Where: 1803 E. Prince Road.
Time: 8:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M.
Very reasonably priced lunch menu items. Along with their regular menus they are offering these drink specials: Two-for-one mimosas, mojitos and bloody Marys.
22. HomeTown Buffet Celebrates Father’s Day
Where: 330 S. Wilmot Road, south of E. Broadway Blvd.; and 5101 N. Oracle Road, at W. River Road.
Phone: S. Wilmot Road-520-747-4522; and N. Oracle Road-520-888-1060.
Time: 8:00 A.M.-8:30 P.M.
Price: under $15.00.
Breakfast is served until 10:00 A.M. Dinner is served all day. Dad’s will be given a “Celebrate Dad Entry Card” with a code on it to enter a contest online. The grand prize is a trip for two of a choice of 4 destinations and there’s first and second place prize.
23. Father’s Day at the Golden Corral Buffet
Where: 4380 E. 22nd Street, at Columbus; 715 E. Wetmore Road, at 1st Street; and 6385 S. Midvale Park Road, at Valencia Road.
Phone: E. 22nd Street-520-512-0088; E. Wetmore Road-520-293-0088; and S. Midvale Park Road-520-806-0088.
Time: 8:00 A.M.-9:00 P.M.
Price: Breakfast-$8.00; dinner: $9.99. Discounts for children and seniors.
All you can eat buffet with many several good quality grilled meat selections and delicious sides and desserts. Dinner served all day on Sunday.
24. Celebrate Father’s Day at Old Pueblo Grille
Where: 60 N. Alvernon Way, near E. Broadway Blvd.
Time: 11:00 A.M. – 10:00 P.M.
Their dinner menu will be available all day on Father’s Day with a free salad and dessert for dad. Call to make reservations. While you’re dining there, listen to the Pete Swan Trio’s Live Jazz Music in the bar and patio area from 7:00 P.M.-10:00 P.M. There is no cover charge.
25. Pastiche Modern Eatery Father’s Day Specials
Where: 3025 N. Campbell Avenue, north of E. Grant Road.
Time: 4:30 P.M.-12:00 A.M.
Father’s Day specials along with their regular menu. Late night special appetizer prices from 10:00 P.M.-12:00 A.M.
26. Father’s Day at Hungry Fox
Where: 4637 E. Broadway Blvd., west of N. Swan Road.
Time: 6:30 A.M.-2:00 P.M.
Very reasonably priced breakfast and lunch prices for everyone. Call to make reservations.
27. Father’s Day at Mama Louisa’s Italian Restaurant
Where: 2041 S Craycroft Road, south of E. 29th Street.
Time: 12:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M. Early evening specials: 12:00 P.M.-6:30 P.M.
Delicious Italian food at reasonable prices. Call to make reservations.
28. Father’s Day at Canyon Café
Where: 7000 North Resort Drive, in the Ventana Canyon Resort, at N. Kolb Road.
Time: 5:30 P.M.-10:00 P.M.
Dinner will be served in their Flying V Bar & Grill. Entrees on their dinner menu range in price from $15.00-$34.00. In their Cascade Lounge drinks are served during these Sunday hours: 11:00 A.M.-1:00 A.M. Music at night from 5:30 P.M.-8:00 P.M. Reservations can be made online, or by phone.
29. Father’s Day at Maynards Market & Kitchen
Where: 400 N. Toole Avenue, between 4th and 5th Avenues.
Time: Market hours: 7:00 A.M.-8:00 P.M.; regular Kitchen hours: 11:00 A.M. until the bar closes at 10:00 P.M.
They have indoor and outdoor seating. They also have a full menu for lunch and dinner at very reasonable prices. Their lunch entrees range in price from: $4.00-$10.00. On their dinner menu, appetizers range in price from: $4.00-$18.00 and their dinner entrée prices range from: $12.00-$29.00. They also sell desserts and have a full bar. In their dining area you can take any food item you bought in the Market and eat it there also. They have free wi-fi. While you are there visit the Market which houses 40 different vendors who sell groceries and gifts.
30. Father’s Day at Delectables
Where: 533 N. 4th Avenue, north of E. 6th Street.
Time: 10:00 A.M.-9:00 P.M.
Delicious food at very reasonable prices. Prices range from $5.00-$15.00. Call to make reservations.
Between now and Father’s Day if I hear of more restaurants serving a Father’s Day Brunch, or special dinner, I will post them below as comments.