Father’s Day is this Sunday 2 September. Below are some French restaurants/bars to take Dad along to.
If there are any other places that you feel should be included in the list, please let me know via email at matildamarseillaise (at) gmail.com or in the comments below.
Their usual lunch and dinner menu will be available and can be viewed here.
Father’s Day event details are available here.
Breakfast 8:30-10:30 fruit, pastries, juice, bottomless coffee and tea plus your choice of hot meal for $45 adults or $20 children under 13.
Lunch – a 3 course menu with a set entree and a choice of main and dessert.
2 or 3 course set menu for $45 or $55
Oven baked Camembert
Steak Frites or
Creme brûlée or
Special for Father’s Day is the Steak Frites is $36.95 or you can get dessert as well for $49.95 with a free beer for Dads with both options.
2 course menu $68, 3 courses $78, 3 courses + matching wines $98. Kids menu $35. See the menu here.
A 3 course special lunch menu for $45:
Truffled Asparagus velouté
Braised lamb shank , fennel mash and lemon-rosemary jus
salmon and fennel mash
roasted pumpkin and potato gnocchi with fresh sage butter
Crème caramel and fresh berries
Dad’s Day Brunch from 11:30am to 4pm for $55 including a glass of wine or capital brewing beer
Charcuterie platter; prosciutto, salumi, cheese, olives, crackers
Beef croquette, chipotle mayo
House made chorizo sausage rolls
Red wine beef, pomme puree & peas pie
South coast oysters
Pastrami & cornichons finger sandwich
Cider poached chicken breast wrap
Opera cake, sambuca creme
Kraken Rum & vanilla crème brulee
Warm mini chocolate fondant, Brandy gel
Gin & lime cake
Father’s Day Special: Scotch Fillet 200g including a side of chips, salad and 4X beer for $35.00
The restaurant is open for brunch and lunch but at the time of publishing have not informed us if they are doing anything special for Father’s Day.
Father’s Day set lunch menu.
Father’s Day Special: Scotch filet, house made French fries, Béarnaise sauce for $27.
Nothing specific planned for Father’s Day but which Dad wouldn’t want to indulge in melted cheese!? Take a look at the menu.
They are doing a few things for Father’s Day: a special bonbon selection, a chocolate tablette trio and a spiced nuts and comfit pack.
Bistro Gitan is open for Father’s Day lunch and is serving its regular à la carte menu.
Choukette is revisting the famous opéra for Dads: a whisky ganache with coffee butter cream and four layers of Joconde biscuit (almond biscuit).
Father’s Day is usually busy day and Entrecôte will be offering some special additions to the menu on the day. They will also be open for brunch but are not taking bookings for that sitting.
The special editions are:
- truffle Croque Monsieur; and
- boeuf en croute (French Beef Wellington).
This Friday and Saturday night as well as for Sunday lunch, Le Jolie Café will be offering a traditional boeuf bourguignon as its casserole special. The perfect way to end winter!
Their usual menu will also be available.
Open for lunch and dinner service with its regular à la carte and Sunday menus.
A shared family style lunch feast on Father’s Day it’s $55 for 6 shared courses.
Roast capsicum and parmesan cornet, dried tomato
Coffin Bay oysters with Champagne granita
Truffled pecorino polenta chips
Noir’s steak tartare, waldorf salad, pommes gaufrette
Yellowfin tuna Nicoise, squid ink lavosh
Crisp breast and confit leg of duck, Brussels sprouts, mushrooms and chestnuts
Chocolate and pistachio brownie, passion fruit sorbet
Add Louis Perdrier Bottomless Bubbles – $30pp
Reserve a table quickly as they are filling up fast. They will have their usual à la carte menu available for Father’s Day.
Gentleman’s Afternoon Tea – 3pm to 5pm on both Sat 1 September and Sun 2 September
Adults $65, children $45.
The usual menu is available.
Free coffee for Dads when dining in on Father’s Day. The usual menu will be available.
Lunch and dinner $50 – 500g pasture-fed O’Connor Bone-in Ribeye steak from Gippsland
Their usual menu will be available as well lots of extra types of steaks available for Dad in addition to the normal sirloin steak frites, such as rib eyes on the bone, rump caps, big T-bones etc.
3 course lunch menu for $65.
Open for lunch and serving its usual à la carte menu.
Each Dad dining in at Four Frogs is entitled to a complimentary can of Frenchies Pale Ale with a min purchase of one galette or crêpe.
Exceptional Sunday opening just for Father’s Day.
A free French beer for all Dads.
Monopole will be serving their à la carte menu for the day as well as the Monopole menu, which is a shared tasting menu.
Three course set menu with three different sitting times to choose from available over lunch and dinner.
A la carte menu available and open at lunch-time only.
What will you be doing with your Dad for Father’s Day?