CT Spots To Celebrate Father’s Day 2017

Emma Jane-Doody Stetson

Fire up the grill… Father’s Day is Sunday June 18!  Of course, if you’d like to take Dad for a special meal out, Connecticut restaurants are offering their own twists on BBQ, brunch, dinner, and more.  These Connecticut restaurants special have festivities fit for fathers, but we know there are more out there! If we missed a spot, please add your suggestion to the comments section below. 

  1. Redding Roadhouse, Redding: Celebrate Father's Day in style with a good ole fashioned pig roast at Redding Roadhouse! Join them from 1-7pm.
  2. Plan b, Milford, Fairfield, Glastonbury: In honor of Father's Day, plan b will have a special brunch menu complete with enormous "Manly Marys."
  3. Mill Street Bar & Table, Greenwich: Mill Street Bar & Table will have both Father's Day brunch and dinner on June 18. Brunch reservations can be made between 11am and 3pm, while dinner is served from 4 to 8pm. Specials include a Low Country Style Smoked Pork Shoulder Sandwich.
  4. elm, New Canaan: If Dad loves burgers, elm is the place to go. When Dad orders a burger, the first beer is on them!
  5. Lyman Orchards, Middlefield: Lyman Orchards hosts a Father's Day BBQ on June 18. Choose from 1pm and 3pm seatings and feast on cider glazed chicken, BBQ beef brisket, applewood-smoked pulled pork, burgers, hotdogs, and more.
  6. Long Ridge Tavern, Stamford: Long Ridge Tavern in Stamford will have a Father's Day buffet from 11am-2:30pm.
  7. Uncle Buck’s Fishbowl & Grill (Bass Pro Shop), Bridgeport: Bass Pro Shop's restaurant, Unclue Buck's Fishbowl & Grill, invites you to a Father's Day breakfast buffet from 8am to 12pm! For just $14.95 for adults and $8.95 for kids 12 and under, enjoy a carving station, omelette station, breakfast burritos, pastries, and more.
  8. Coalhouse Pizza, Stamford: From 11am to 3pm on Sunday June 18, Coalhouse Pizza in Stamford hosts a Father's Day Brunch where every dad gets a pint of beer and a glass to bring home.
  9. Father’s Day Brews by the Lake, Middlebury: Quassy Amusement Park in Middlebury will serve as the backdrop for the 1st Father's Day Brews by the Lake. Proceeds from the festival go to the YMCA.
  10. The Hops Company, Derby: T.H.C.'s Bottomless Brunch will take place on Father's Day from 12-3pm. $15 gets you bottomless THC Michelada and Cider Mimosas. There is also live music by Guido Falivene.
  11. TruNorth, Bridgeport: Bridgeport's TruNorth will serve a special Father's Day brunch from 11am-3pm.
  12. Match, South Norwalk: The famed Match Burger, usually only available Thursdays, will be on the menu for the fathers. Enjoy!
  13. Infinity Bistro, Norfolk: Infinity Bistro in Norfolk will treat Dad with a Father's Day Beer & Bourbon BBQ from 11:30am-3pm. It is $25 per person and a kids menu is also available.
  14. On the Rocks, East Haddam: At On the Rocks in East Haddam, Executive Chef Nick Muce will serve up tasty BBQ and also provide live music! From 11am-3pm, dine on fire grilled BBQ chicken, summer watermelon salad, macaroni and cheese, and plenty more.
  15. Fresh Salt at Saybrook Point Inn & Spa, Old Saybrook: Fresh Salt, located at the Saybrook Point Inn, invites you to a buffet brunch from 10:30am to 2pm. Adults are $47.95, kids 5-12 are $25.95, and 4 and under are free. They'll have classic brunch stations along with fun offerings like a taco station and slider station!
  16. Max Restaurant Group, Simsbury: Max Restaurant Group's 4th Annual New England Seafood & Lobster Fest takes place at Rosedale Farms and Vineyards on Sunday June 18. The New England style lobster bake has two seatings: 1pm and 3pm.
  17. Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse, Mohegan Sun: At Michael Jordan's Steakhouse in Mohegan Sun Casino, the first 23 dads who order the Prime Delmonico will receive an engraved steak knife to memorialize their meal.
  18. The Norwich Inn, Norwich: The Norwich Inn hosts their annual Father's Day BBQ on Sunday June 18 with seatings from 11:30am to 3pm. Celebrate Dad with a BBQ station, seafood bar, baked potato bar, desserts, and sides. It is $42.95 for adults, $19.95 for kids 5-12, and free for kids under 5.
  19. Fleming’s Steakhouse, Westford: Fleming's Steakhouse has BIG Father's Day plans- literally! From June 16-18, they are offering a Tomahawk Prix Fixe Menu for $89 that features a 35 oz. Prime Tomahawk steak.
  20. The Blind Rhino, Norwalk: Beer + brunch = an amazing combo for Dad! The Blind Rhino in Norwalk will host a brunch featuring brews from CT's own Stony Creek Brewery on Sunday June 18 from 12-3pm.
  21. Wadsworth Antheneum Museum of Art, Hartford: The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in Hartford presents a Father's Day Jazz Brunch on Sunday June 18 with two seatings: 10:30am and 12:30pm. An admission ticket includes a chef's buffet, museum admission, live music, and a complimentary cocktail.
  22. Ballo Italian Restaurant, Mohegan Sun: At Ballo Italian, fathers who order a 16-ounce rib-eye with Brussel sprouts, crispy pancetta, and a hint of honey will receive a complimentary glass of 2014 Scaia Cabernet Sauvignon.