If you want to get your dad something in good taste for Father’s Day this year, why not shoot for something that tastes good?
Several restaurants in the Tucson area have deals geared toward keeping pop well-fed on his special day, which is this Sunday if you haven’t been paying attention.
Contact restaurants directly for pricing and reservations, which are strongly recommended. Prices generally do not include tax or gratuity, and listed items are on June 15 unless otherwise noted.
Father’s Day Roundup
Agustin Kitchen — 100 S. Avenida del Convento, Suite 150. Regular lunch, brunch and dinner as well as smoked ribs with a beer, a shot of whiskey and a salad for $25. 9 a.m.-10 p.m. $10-$25. 398-5382.
Arizona Family Restaurant — 80 W. Esperanza Blvd., Green Valley. Free dessert for Dad and specials including roast turkey dinner for $11.79 and prime rib dinner for $22.99. Regular menu also available. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. $7-$23. 625-3680.
Ghini’s French Caffe — 1803 E. Prince Road. French-inspired brunch with two-for-one mimosas and bloody Mary’s. $5-$13. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. 326-9095.
Lodge on the Desert — 306 N. Alvernon Way. Gentlemen’s Special is bison osso buco for $27. Extended happy hour for local drafts on tap. Regular bar and dinner menu and $5 sampler menu available including lobster flautas, roasted duck tacos and shrimp quesadillas. 5-10 p.m. 320-2014.
Monterey Court — 505 W. Miracle Mile. Brunch and jazz from Dale Mitchell and Sunset Red Quintet. Music until noon, brunch until 2 p.m. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free; Brunch $8-$13. 207-2429.
Noble Hops — 1335 W. Lambert Lane. Special pulled pork sandwich with slaw, corn on the cob and homemade chips for $14. Regular menu also available. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. 797-4677.
The Parish Gastropub — 6453 N. Oracle Road. Traditional crawfish boil, barbecue and rock and roll. Sweet tea, smoked beer chicken, beef brisket with adobo sauce. Open at noon, music and crawfish boil starts at 3 p.m. with Loren Dircks and Mighty Joel Ford. Silent auction to benefit the Mighty Joel Ford Drum Circle for Children with Disabilities, donations accepted. Noon-10 p.m. $12-$20. 797-1233.
Sabbar Shriners Center — 450 S. Tucson Blvd. Father’s Day Dance and Honoring Vietnam Vets. Music of the ‘50s and ‘60s from a live band. Door prizes, food and drinks. 7 p.m.-1 a.m. June 14. $5 in advance; $7 at the door. 624-1557.