One of the most popular means of celebrating Father’s Day is to treat dad to a dinner of his choice. Of course, there are many options available, depending on what your father’s favorite types of cuisine are. Whichever restaurant you decide on, you will want to determine the best choice by first exploring price ranges, menu specialties and the proper atmosphere to properly suit the occasion. Below are some of the many options available to family members who choose to provide dad with an enjoyable meal in a relaxing atmosphere for an experience they will not soon forget.
Restaurants in La Jolla offer a number of casual specials for Father’s Day if you are looking to take advantage of one. Beaumont’s features “Big Daddy Specials,” which include the Mexican-style giant machaca breakfast burritos and “The Daddy,” a ¾ pound Black Angus burger for lunch or dinner fare. For an oceanfront experience, the Brockton Villa is known for the best breakfast around. On Father’s day, the “Big Daddy Special” is part of their festive brunch selections, which comes complete with southern fried steak and eggs. Any of these selections will be sure to remind dad that he is special on this important day.
La Jolla Italian restaurants include many fine dining options for fathers such as Piatti, a bistro that serves only the most authentic Italian cuisine. This venue features an attractive dining room, with a menu complete with pizza and fine pastas, as well as healthy, vegetarian options. Saturday and Sunday brunches showcase omelets and breakfast pizzas. Another great Italian bistro option, located near the La Jolla shoreline, is the Barbarella Restaurant & Bar. This location serves breakfast, champagne brunch, lunch and dinner, and is equipped with a full bar. Treat dad to handmade pizza, fine pasta, or perhaps fresh fish, all cooked in the restaurant’s authentic brick oven.
Sushi restaurants in La Jolla beckon if your father is partial to the tastes of the Far East. Zenbu Sushi and Bar is known for its enticing atmosphere, as well as Japanese favorites including quail egg, sea urchin and scallops. A lounge with music and a wide selection of beer at the bar make the dining experience complete. Aloha Sushi & Hawaiian Grille is another fine choice for sushi lovers, featuring both traditional and contemporary types of sushi created with exciting, unexpected ingredients. An enticing tropical atmosphere, complete with an outdoor patio, is perfect for enjoying sushi, wine or sake while enjoyed time with dad.
Steak and Seafood
If steak is a must for dad on his special day, La Jolla restaurants will not disappoint. Donovan’s Steak and Chop House is honoring the head of the family this year with a pre-set menu selection including a glass of wine, as well as their usual complementary valet parking. Besides tantalizing beef selections, Donovan’s also offers fine seafood entrees. For those seeking a scenic choice, visiting the Steakhouse at Azul makes for a special dinner memory. Situated above La Jolla cove, patrons can dine on exquisite steak and seafood specialties while enjoying the spectacular view below.