This Father’s Day comes with the good news that we can eat out and celebrate with the special man in our life.

And here are our recommendations for where to take dad out for a delightful gourmet in Hong Kong on his special day. From brunches to dinner buffets and classic steak dinners to contemporary Italian delights.

Enjoy a contemporary Italian feast at Aria

After the launch of the Italian Omakase menu in early 2021, the talented chef team of Aria revamped the a la carte menu with creative touches. The refreshed a la carte selection includes Poached Boston Lobster in Sardinian Style with Tomatoes, Onion and Lemon; Japanese Wagyu A4-8 Rib Eye and Milk-fed Lamb with Friar beard and Liquorice and as a range of house-made pasta such as Tagliatelle with Beef Bolognese and Chitarra with Braised Oxtail Ragout. The new a la carte and Italian Omakase menus are available for both lunch and dinner. Don’t forget to celebrate Father’s Day in style with paired wines selected by their Sommeliers, while enjoying the stunning view of the Central and Lan Kwai Fong skyline. In addition, each dad dining on Father’s Day for both lunch and dinner will receive a complimentary glass of special cocktail “Per te Papà” (Gin, Coffee and Cocoa infused Campari, Vermouth and Dark chocolate).

Aria
24/F, California Tower, 30-36 D’Aguilar Street, Central, Hong Kong
Tel: +852 2804 1116
https://ariaitalian.com/

Savour scrumptious Italian brunch at Ciao Chow!

At Ciao Chow, the delightful brunch covers a long list of over 25 types of Italian delicacies from the salad bar, carving station and dessert corner, including Chicken Stew, Roasted Vietnamese Suckling Pig, Roasted Wagyu D Rum, Italian Pork Sausages, Baked Whole Seabass with Salt Crust, Chive and Lemon Dressing, Sautéed Prawns with Pink Pepper and a number of traditional Italian Desserts. A not-to-be-missed order is their signature Neapolitan Pizza with VPN certification cooked-to-order whilst Executive Chef John Leung has given an extra touch on the Father’s Day brunch. For those who prefer a family feast at dinner time, check out the special “Father’s Day Four-Course Dinner Menu” with the Ciao Chow’s signature dishes – from Grilled Salmon with Tomato and Avocado Salsa, Leek Ash Dressing to Homemade Tagliolini with Mushroom and Smoked Scamorza Cheese. Finish off with the ever-popular homemade Tiramisu for those with a sweet tooth!

Ciao Chow
G/F, California Tower, Lan Kwai Fong, Central, Hong Kong
Tel: +852 2344 0005
https://ciaochowlkf.com/

The perfect steak dinner & whisky tasting with Dad at Porterhouse!

Nothing beats a nice Sunday roast to kick start a festive occasion. Helmed by Executive Chef Angelo Vecchio, Porterhouse offers the decadent brunch featuring an unlimited supply of delicacies from carving station, seafood bar and dessert corner, supplemented with three different Free-Flow Alcohol/Non-alcohol Packages. Brunch highlights include Organic Whole Chicken, Melt Raclette Cheese and Wagyu D-Rump Roast Beef, with the perfect finish of GROM gelato. For those who opt for a classic dinner with whisky to surprise dad on Father’s Day, take this dinner to another level with the Whisky Tasting Package. Diners can choose three glasses of different whisky from ten selections. Highlights include Hibiki, Yamazaki, Bowmore 12y and Oban 14y.

Porterhouse
7/F California Tower, 30-36 D’Aguilar Street, Lan Kwai Fong, Hong Kong
Tel: +852 2522 6366
http://porterhousehk.com/

Surprise Dad with the freshest Hokkaido king crab and Japanese delicacies at Fumi!

This year, Fumi has prepared a contemporary Japanese feast featuring unlimited delicacies ranging from appetizer and salad, sashimi and sushi to tempura and grill. The latest brunch menu “Father’s Day Hokkaido King Crab Brunch” will showcase Hokkaido King Crab Leg, Japanese Steamed Egg Custard with King Crab Meat and Avocado Hokkaido King Crab Roll, together with an array of the freshest sashimi and sushi roll. Guests who reserved tables in advance can receive complimentary Deluxe Sashimi Platter and Premium Dessert Platter. The ever-popular dinner buffet has come back – much loved by FUMI’s long time regulars – will be presented on June 20th with extensive food item including Japanese Grill Beef with Yuzu Sauce, Grilled Miyazaki Pork Belly, Grilled Miso Cod and Miyazaki Beef Sukiyaki. For advanced dinner buffet bookings, diners will be offered a complimentary Deluxe Hokkaido Uni and Premium Dessert Platter. In addition, each dad dining on the Father’s Day dinner will receive a complimentary set of AJB Co. Bread Golden Ale and DD4D Ginjo Series EK-3 Beer*.

Fumi
6/F, California Tower, 30-36 D’Aguilar Street, Central, Hong Kong
Tel: +852 2328 3302
https://fumihk.com/

Enjoy mouth-watering wagyu beef at Kyoto Joe this Father’s Day!

On Father’s Day, the Izakaya-themed Japanese restaurant Kyoto Joe offers the highly regarded delicious brunch and all-you-can-eat dinner. Chef Dow and his talented kitchen team have recently refreshed the dishes and added new and irresistible wagyu items on the “Father’s Day Brunch” and “Father’s Day Buffet Dinner”. Highlights include Kobe Beef Roll, Saga Wagyu Tataki and Saga Wagyu Hot Pot. The menu features the unlimited Hero Sushi Rolls, Salads/Appetizers, Sashimi and Robatayaki Grill, and these are all available on both brunch and dinner buffets together with free-flow alcohol packages. In addition, each dad dining on Father’s Day will receive a complimentary set of Tanai Kogen Ginrou IPA and Ginrou White Beer*.

Kyoto Joe
23/F, California Tower, 30-36 D’Aguilar Street, Central, Hong Kong
Tel: +852 2804 6800
https://kyotojoe.com

Take your father on a modern Omakase journey at Tokio Joe

For all the cool fathers, head to Tokio Joe, one of the best loved Omakase restaurants in Hong Kong. Just in time for Father’s Day, Tokio Joe launched the “Father’s Day Lunch Menu”, highlights include Tuna Salad, Wagyu Tataki, Joe’s Appetizer Trio, A5 Saga Beef Inaniwa Udon and a complimentary glass of Hakurakusei Junmai Ginjo. Crafted by Executive Chef Wah, Tokio Joe’s Omakase dinner menus will showcase Chef Wah’s modern view of Japanese Omakase with diversified cooking methods and he aims to deliver the original taste of each ingredient. The menu will offer Appetizer, Sashimi, Yakimono, Mushimono, Sushi and an impressive collection of Sake and Wine. In addition, each dad dining on Father’s Day will receive a complimentary set of AJB Co. Nozawa Black Stout and White Wheat Beer*.

Tokio Joe
16 Lan Kwai Fong, Central
Tel: +852 2525 1889
https://tokiojoe.com/

*Fathers Day gift sets are available on a first-come-first-served basis and while stock last.

About biru

In Hong Kong, you can barely find any Japanese craft beers. But do you know there are actually over 400 craft beer breweries in Japan? The creation of biru is to share all those great beers from all over Japan. The name biru is actually the romaji pronunciation of Japanese’s ビール. Which hopes to bring more people into this wonderful world of craft beer and help customers finding their perfect beer here!

When is Father’s Day in 2021? It is on June 20th – which means you still have time to plan for the celebration.