To make Father’s Day memorable and delicious, local restaurants and shops offer special food and drink deals. This list has something for everyone, whether it’s a special menu item, baked goods, or a well-crafted barbecue.
Restaurant Dining & Experiences:
Bonefish Grill Father’s Day: From June 14 to Sunday, June 19, enjoy a surf & turf special. A bourbon-glazed 7-ounce center-cut filet, paired with five jumbo shrimp, is available. The Smoked Old Fashion is a combination of Woodford Reserve Bourbon, Angostura bitters, and a Bordeaux cherry. It’s smoked over oak and served with a huge ice cube. Bonefish’s Key Lime Cake is a Bonefish take on a Florida favorite. 8780 Eager, 314-918-1649.
Morton’s Steakhouse: This year’s special features a 17-ounce roasted prime Rib with au Jus and whipped Horseradish Sauce. Enjoy the Man of the Hour cocktail ( pictured right) with WhistlePig Barrel-Aged Maple Syrup, WhistlePig PikeBack Rye, and fresh lemon juice. You can finish the meal off with key lime pie, New York cheesecake, or hot chocolate cake. 999 N. 2nd, 314-725-4008.
Cider house: Chefs Gerard Craft & Peter Slay will serve a koji-aged certified Black Angus Tomahawk bone-in ribeye steak (weighing between 26 and 32 ounces). It comes with foie gras dirt rice, charred garlic scapes, and bone marrow chimera churro. Prices vary depending on weight. Dia’s Room will be transformed into a tasting room and private dining area for guests to enjoy craft beer and whiskey throughout Father’s Day weekend. Sunday brunch is $35 per head and includes 11 classic brunch entrees, bread, patisserie, dessert buffet, and a selection of beverages. Brunch diners have the option to add a tasting flight from Still 630 whiskeys ($16), or Bell’s Brewery craft beers ($12). Reservations are required. You can make them on Open Table. 999 N. 2nd, 314- 881-5759.
Herbie’s: The 2018 offerings include off-menu items (such as Lobster Mac N’ Cheese) and half-off all-day draught beer for dad. Flash-fried Brussels and jumbo shrimp cocktails, grilled steak salads, sandwiches, Herbie’s burgers, fish & chip, fish & pasta, fish & fries, fish and chicken of the day, as well as a seven-ounce filet. You can choose from salmon, halibut, and seared duck
Le Meridien St. Louis Clayton The entire family is invited to Le Meridien St. Louis Clayton’s Father’s Day Pool Party, which will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The hotel offers pool access from the third-floor rooftop terrace. Also, a buffet cookout by Cafe la VIe will be available. Every dad who comes to the hotel’s event will receive a free hand-rolled cigar. Tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite for $75 for adults and $40 for children between 2 and 11 years. 7730 Bonhomme, 314-863-0400.
The Pat Connolly Tavern – As a prelude for Father’s Day The 1942 room at The Pat Connolly Tavern will host a 3-course dinner with three Switchgrass Spirits cocktails. Enjoy a specially prepared meal (details ) and a take-home cocktail made with Switchgrass Spirits Single Barrel Straight Rye. Click here to make reservations for the $75 per-person dinner event. 6400 Oakland, 314-647-7287.
Russell’s at Macklind – This brunch is one of the best in town. It’s served Sat-Sun, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., and includes breakfast staples done better, as well as breakfast burritos and a variety of sandwiches. There’s also a selection of sweets like cinnamon rolls and muffins. 5500 Murdoch, 314-553-5994.
Ruth’s Chris Steak House Among the many grilled specialties are barbecue shrimp, filet, and spicy crab. here to make reservations at the Chesterfield location. Delivery and curbside pickup are also options. Multiple Locations.