While chances are that most dads will be spending this Father’s Day glued to the television, what with the India and Pakistan match for the cricket world cup, don’t let that stop you from making a day of it for him. Sneak your pa out for a special treat on June 16 this year and make it day to count. Here are the top spots in Mumbai to head to for celebrating the second Sunday of June this year.
Foodhall’s own pizza parlour, go here for their authentic hand-stretched Italian pizzas and other traditional dishes such as crumb-fried seafood, Tuscan-style guacamole, hand-rolled pastas, risottos, tiramisu, affogato, and more. If your father’s relishes good Italian fare, this is the place to be. Salut to the occasion with the first beer on the house.
Where: Foodhall, Plot No.106, Linking Road, Santacruz (W)
Timings: 12 pm to 12 am
If Asian is the cuisine of choice for your pop, then treat him to the modern Japanese Father’s Day brunch at Hello Guppy. A gratis pitcher of beer will accompany the spread consisting of udon noodles, regular and vegetarian sushi, ramen burgers, sandwiches, ramen bowls, et al.
Where: C-WING, Bharat Nagar Road, G Block BKC, Bandra East
Timings: 12 pm to 12:30 am
Get creative this Father’s Day, and instead of simply treating him to brunch, make it together! The father’s Day Brunch favourites with Team Mag Street Kitchen is all about cooking with your dad and rounding off the session with a family style meal. Try your hands at different kinds of eggs Benedict, various international dishes like Potatoe Rosti with Caramelized Onions, Yellow Cheddar; Breakfast Tagine, Feta and Spinach; Pain Perdu, Cream Cheese and Maple Chantilly; desserts, and separate vegetarian and non-vegetarian menus.
Where: Gala No 13, Devidayal Compound, Near Britannia Company, Magazine St Gupta Mills Estate, Darukhana, Byculla East
Timings: 10 am to 2 pm
The forever favourite, Olive Bar & Kitchen will be serving up its Sunday brunch this Father’s Day. Look to feast on dishes such as Seared reef cod with pea and spiced onion dashi, waffles and pancakes, English muffins with smoked creamy cheese, cocoa nibs and curried hollandaise; mascarpone-brie on toast, and lots more. The flow of cocktails, mocktails, and alcohol overall is promised to be unending. So if international fare and drinks are on your mind, this is where to be at.
Where: No. 14, Nargis Dutt Rd, Union Park, Khar West
Timings: 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm