Father’s Day 2011: Scottsdale
Still searching for a special spot to take dad on Father’s Day this year? We’ve got you covered! We’ve highlighted some of our favorite Father’s Day events and menus specials, casual and formal, around the Valley to make your planning a little easier. Check out the happenings in Scottsdale: *Reservations are highly recommended.
- Fleming’s | Brunch | Sunday 11:30am -3pm | Price: $32.95
Kick off your summer with Dad at Flemings’ Father’s Day brunch, and they’ll give him a $25 Dining Card for a future visit (ask your restaurant for details) All locations will open early at 11:30am on Sunday and will be offering a 3-course brunch menu for $32.95 (excludes tax and gratuity) per guest until 3pm in addition to the regular menu. For more info, visit flemingssteakhouse.com.
- Fogo de Chão | Gourmet Lunch & Dinner | 11:30-9:30pm | $38.50-$46.50
Let’s face it – when it comes to dads, meat is usually considered mealtime’s “main event.” Celebrate Father’s Day at Fogo de Chão, where Dad can select from 15 cuts of delectable fire-roasted meats and 30-plus fresh-cut vegetables, imported cheeses, cured meats and Brazilian side dishes from the gourmet salad and sides bar. The environment is family-friendly, offering an elegant yet comfortable setting with semi-open and ultra-private dining spaces. The Gourmet Lunch Menu is offered from 11:30-3pm for $38.50 per person. The Gourmet Dinner Menu is offered from 4-9:30pm for $46.50 per person. Kids ages 5 and under are complimentary; kids ages 6 to 10 are half-price. For more info, visit fogodechao.com. Call 480-609-8866 for reservations. 6300 N. Scottsdale Road.
- Morton’s The Steakhouse | Dinner | Sunday 5pm-10pm | $69
This Father’s Day, treat Dad to the meal that all men love…a meal at Morton’s. For all he’s done. For all he will continue to do. Enjoy a special three-course offering beginning with Soup or Salad (choice of one: Baked Five Onion Soup, crusted with Swiss cheese | Caesar Salad with classic dressing | Center Cut Iceberg -their version of the Wedge-), Entrée Selection (choice of one: Filet Mignon, Double Cut with Bearnaise sauce| New York Strip Steak, signature cut | Cajun Ribeye Steak | Broiled Salmon Fillet with Beurre Blanc sauce | Chicken Christoper with garlic Beurre Blanc sauce), Choice of one vegetable or potato, and Dessert (Carrot Cake or Legendary Hot Chocolate Cake). For more info, visit mortons.com. Call 480-951-4440 for reservations. 15233 N. Kierland Boulevard at Kierland Commons.
- NYPD Pizza | Free Appetizer | Sunday all day | Price varies
Stop in at any one of the 10 Valley NYPD Pizza locations for dad to enjoy $.99 Domestic Drafts and a free small plate appetizer. Choose from Wings, Spinach Dip, Bruschetta or Crispy Zucchini Sticks (Dine in only. Limit 2 per dad). Also, their usual Sunday special will be offered: A 16” cheese pizza and your choice of a large Greek salad or a dozen wings for $18.99 (Carry out or delivery only). For more info, visit aznypdpizza.com. Locations at Scottsdale & Shea | Raintree & 101
- Sprinkles Cupcakes | Dozen Cupcakes | Sunday 10am-7pm | $39/dozen
Dad: He taught you the difference between a Phillips-head and flathead as well as a first down and touchdown. This Father’s Day, say “thank you” with the Sprinkles DAD box! Including his favorites: peanut butter chip, red velvet, black and white & vanilla milk chocolate. Adorned with Sprinkles stars and DAD sugar decorations and sealed with a DAD Digs Cupcakes sticker. Price is $39 per dozen. For more info, visit sprinkles.com. To place an order, call 480-970-4321. 4501 North Scottsdale Road across from Scottsdale Fashion Square.
- Taggia | Dinner | Sunday 5:30pm-10pm | Price varies
Looking for a fabulous Father’s Day outing? Consider taking your pops to Taggia, located at Kimpton’s FireSky Resort, for a fresh and mighty meal that combines tasty food with freebies and fun. During the dinner service (5:30-10pm), dads will receive a FREE entrée when dining with their family, son or daughter. Dads can also putt for dough on the patio’s putting green to win a free pizza for a future visit to this coastal Italian restaurant. For more info, visit taggiascottsdale.com. Call 480-424-6095 for reservations. 4925 North Scottsdale Road.
- Talavera | Father’s Day Beer Dinner | Saturday 6pm-10pm | $58
Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale Executive Chef Mel Mecinas and team have created a Father’s Day Beer Dinner taking place on Saturday, June 18th from 6–10pm at Talavera Restaurant. The culinary celebration will include beer pairings from Nimbus Brewing Company. With a twist on the classic barbecue, the four-course dinner includes hearty menu options such as Kobe Beef and Grilled Lobster Slider, Watermelon Salad, an entrée plate with samplings of Bourbon Chili Grilled Hanger Steak, Peach Grilled Shelton Farms Chicken, and Molasses Glazed Lamb Ribs – all served with a Nimbus Brewery Brown Ale. Family style side options are available as well as a special dessert (paired with beer too!). For more info, visit talaverarestaurant.com. Call 480-513-5085 for reservations. 10600 East Crescent Moon Drive.
- U-Swirl Frozen Yogurt | BOGO Special | Sunday all day |Average Price: $4
On Father’s Day, celebrate with a special, cool treat for dad. On Sunday enjoy Buy One, Get One Free frozen yogurt at U-Swirl! (Free cup is the one of equal or lesser value and is limited to 16 ounces or less. Cashier must use code: CARD-B1G1. Good at Phoenix area locations only. Dad must be present to receive.) For more info, visit u-swirlarizona.com. 6204 N. Scottsdale Road, #103.
- Z’Tejas | Happy Hour & Dinner | Sunday all day | Menu prices vary
Celebrate Dad for who he is by treating him to food he really loves! Z’Tejas is offering their full menu for Father’s Day, including Grilled Chipotle Beef Tenderloin, Green Chile Barbacoa Enchiladas, Smoked Chicken Chile Relleno and more southwestern favorites. Or, come from 3-5pm and enjoy Happy Hour in the entire restaurant! $4-$6 appetizers include Grilled Shrimp and Guacamole Tostada Bites, Green Chile Pulled Pork Nachos, Catfish Beignets and more. Enjoy beer and drink specials during Happy Hour as well! For more info, visit ztejas.com. Call 480-946-4171 for reservations. 7014 E. Camelback Road.
- ZuZu | Brunch | Sunday 6am-3pm | Price varies
ZuZu, located at the Hotel Valley Ho, known for its seasonal American fare, will be featuring its regular brunch menu, with three specials offered from 10am-3pm: Crab Cakes, Croque Madame, and Hawaiian Rib-Eye Steak. For more info, visit café-zuzu.com. Call 480-421-7997 for reservations. 6850 E. Main Street. *Looking for a last-minute gift for Father’s Day? Check out Local Dines for restaurant gift cards at half price. Choose from some of the best restaurants in the Valley. Visit LocalDines.com to learn more.