It’s time to treat the special guy in your life – Father’s day is just around the corner on 19 June – here are some recommendations on what to buy and where to take the world’s best Dad:
On Sunday 19 June, for one night only, multiple award-winning Executive Chef Vicky Cheng and esteemed Mixologist Antonio Lai join forces to unveil an exquisite 8-course Father’s Day tasting menu with special dishes such as hamachi belly with spot prawn, tomato, “mar mi” and local goose with earl grey, cherry, “lo sui” along with wine or artisan cocktail pairings. A few of Antonio Lai’s special shaken-and-stirred creations to look forward to on the night include smoked mustard infused with tomato and vodka, as well as the tofu almond cocktail with gin and ginger. $1480 + 10% per person without drinks pairing. $2160 + 10%per person with wine or cocktail pairing.
29 – 30/F, The Wellington, 198 Wellington Street, Central
Spend an evening surrounded by masculine sophistication at the newest addition to the Black Sheep Restaurants’ family. Settle into plush leather banquettes, dine under equestrian antiques and oil paintings, and take a journey back to the elite members-only clubs of the early 1900s. Each prime cut of Argentinian grass-fed beef, sourced from the country’s premier open range cattle station, General Pico, comes slow grilled in the asado tradition. The 30oz Black Angus T-Bone steak ($788), delivers both the rich flavour of a New York strip on one side, and a tender fillet on the other. What Dad isn’t going to love you for taking him to the newest meat-lover’s restaurant in town?
7/F LKF Tower, 33 Wyndham Street, Central
Does your Dad love Italian? Head over to Wan Chai and try out Gia’s amazing semi-buffet which features 13 different kinds of cheese, a choice of main, dessert, and coffee/tea for $308. You can also add on 2-hour free flow prosecco or Peroni draft for only $138. Or, if he’s feeling really hungry why not treat him to the Fiorentina Toscana (Italian Porter Chianina beef, approx 1.2kg, with grilled vegetables (suitable for sharing, $1188)?
Fleet Arcade, Fenwick Pier, 1 Lung King St, Wan Chai
In celebration of Father’s Day, ÉPURE, the glamorously chic French fine-dining restaurant nestled into a picturesque terrace in Tsim Sha Tsui, is offering a special dessert for dads with a sweet tooth. Indulge in le temps des cerises, je jubilee ($128), caramelized Mille-Feuille, chartreuse liquor macerated cherries, and pistachio ice cream. This hearty dessert will be prepared table-side, which will definitely delight dad’s eyes – and stomach! The special Father’s Day dessert will be available on both 18 and 19 June.
Shop 403, 4/F, Ocean Centre, 17 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui
Treat the man in your life with a results-driven grooming treatment this month. Available June 1 to 30, The Mandarin Barber, which has been grooming Hong Kong’s most influential gentlemen for over 40 years, has put together a 60 minute Gentlemen’s Hour Facial. The deep cleansing facial will leave the skin looking clean and luminous, and is completed with a relaxing scalp massage. Designed for any age, skin is soothed, calmed and protected from aggressive environmental stresses. The Gentlemen’s Hour Facial is priced at $1,250, with a Refinery Revitalizing Moisturizer included to take home.
2/F, Mandarin Oriental, 5 Connaught Road Central
Have you ever seen our beautiful city from above? It is definitely a once in a lifetime flight, and now with Heliservices, you can treat your dad to the ultimate experience. This Father’s Day dads get a shared 15-minute flight around Hong Kong for only $1000 (must be accompanied by at least one family member).
Cook up a Storm with Dad at Mortons
Premium steakhouse Morton’s of Chicago is welcoming fathers and their children this Father’s Day with an exclusive cooking class led by the Hong Kong restaurant’s top chefs. Dads and their kids can create their very own 4-course meal featuring dishes from Morton’s award-winning menu, including recently launched hearts of palm salad and jumbo lump crab cake as appetizers, the famous prime burger for the main and kid’s favourite double chocolate mousse. $988 plus 10% per father and child.
18 June, 12 – 2:30 | Morton’s of Chicago, The Sheraton Hotel Hong Kong, 4th Level, 20 Nathan Road, Kowloon
Taken him for dinner and gifted him an experience already? How about one of these gifts:
Happy Father’s Day to all the fabulous Dad’s out there and for the women in their life still searching for gifts take a look at our Things to Do page for more inspiration!