Father's Day Brunches & Dinner in San Diego's Best Restaurants 2012

Happy Father’s Day San Diego

Father's Day


The Anthology Sunday Brunch will be a rock n roll party for the whole fam. Chef Todd Allison will serve farm fresh cuisine via the a la carte menu including items like Dungeness Crab Benedict, Banana Nut Buttermilk Short Stack, and their signature Black Angus Burger. Brunch is served from 10:30am to 1:30pm.

Cafe Sevilla

Father’s Day celebration “in Spain” this year, without getting on a plane.

Café Sevilla will bring Spain to you this year during their brunch buffet. Enjoy a wide array of delicious tapas and $5 all-you-can-drink champagne or sangria. Get your groove on with Spanish guitarist Israel Maldonado. Brunch is served from 10am to 2pm. $29.50 per adult; $12.50 per child.

The Cosmopolitan Hotel

The Cosmo will be serving Prime Rib and Iowa Ham specials for brunch until 3 PM and dinner specials to 9 PM. Dine on the gorgeous garden patio and enjoy the sweet sounds of the amazingly entertaining pianist, Michaelangelo (11 AM–5:30 PM). Ask him to play your Dad’s favorite tune! Bring the kids and the grandkids; kid’s meals for $4.95. And save room for one of Pastry Chef Caitlin’s desserts!

Flagship Cruise and Events

Father’s Day celebrate on the “Beers ‘n’ Brats” Cruise, featuring a generous buffet with the main attraction being bratwursts with sauerkraut and hot mustard.

The two-hour trip around the Bay includes bottomless domestic beers to pair with the endless gourmet buffet that includes a chilled seafood station, salad station, breakfast options like made-to-order omelets, carving station, an assortment of fresh cakes, pastries,a chocolate fountain and live music from Jo Jo Hahn. Cruise from 11am to 1pm for $64.50 per adult; $37.50 per child.

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

Steak, a man’s best friend. Fleming’s offers pre-fixed brunch includes three courses of classic dishes. Dad will even receive a complimentary $25 Dining Card from Fleming’s to use on a future visit. The brunch is served from 11:30am to 3pm. $34.95 per adult; $16.95 per child.

La Valencia Hotel

La Valencia Hotel will provide an upscale BBQ, for all our bbq lovin’ yet sophisticated pops. Brunch seating times will head from 10am to 3pm; $65 per person.

San Diego Maritime Museum

The Maritime Museum of San Diego invites you to the Father’s Day celebration aboard the 145’ schooner Californian. This Father’s Day celebration includes a group photo, food, and a three hour sailing trip from 12-3 p.m, as well as admission to the museum (9 a.m. – 9 p.m.). $60 for adults and $30 for children.

San Diego County Fair

We couldn’t think of a better way to celebrate Father’s Day than at a huge pancake breakfast at everyone’s favorite fair! After stuffing your face with yummy eats, head to the fair for a day filled with rides, carnival games, exhibits and concerts. The Pancake Breakfast is served from 9am to 11:15am on the Paddock Green at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. $15 per adult (includes Fair admission); $9 per child.


Make Dad feel extra special! Spend Father’s Day at SeaWorld. Enjoy a hearty poolside Brunch with Shamu and his trainers. Chefs will prepare a special buffet for Dad and the whole family. Relax and be pampered while you dine poolside and experience the magical bond between killer whales and their young. Seating is at 9:30 am and tickets will be $27-$55 + park admission.


The Father’s Day brunch menu Searsucker has got lined up is beyond mouthwatering. Along with the regular brunch menu serving such favorites as the Bennysadick, Green Eggs and Ham, Bourbon Brown Butter Toast or the Cured Salmon Sandwich, guests can dine on exclusive Father’s Day Bacon Bourbon Pancakes with Candied Pecans. During brunch, all fathers will also receive a free “Man-Mosa” made by the Snake Oil Cocktail Co. experts using bourbon, blackberry, maple syrup and champagne.

The Shores Retaurant

Indulge your dad with ocean views, an open-air patio and fresh California cuisine. The Shores will offer an exclusive Father’s Day menu on June 17th, including an Angus Bone-In Rib Eye Steak, Charbroiled Local Swordfish and Poached Maine Lobster Tail, all served a la carte.

Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens

Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens is throwing a Dad’s dream meal…a barbeque buffet paired with an ice-cold IPA. In the dining room, over 20 hopped beers will be waiting at the bar, while Chef Alex expertly crafts his buffet. Brunch is served from 11am to 3pm; $39 per adult; $10 for kids 12 and under.

Westgate Hotel

Why not bring dad to one of San Diego’s most loved craft breweries, while enjoying the chic and modern hotel atmosphere. Stone Brewery will be providing the drinks and pairing the perfect brews with Wetgate’s award winning Sunday brunch menu, with live music of course. Brunch is served from 10am to 2pm. $49 per person.

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