Father’s Day 2020: where to celebrate French style

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Father’s Day 2020 is this coming Sunday 6 September. Of course, the 2020 edition will look a little different, especially for Victorians who are still in lockdown, but we have found plenty of French food options (including delivery and takeaway for Melbournians) to celebrate Father’s Day 2020 with a French touch.

Father's Day 2020
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MELBOURNE
NOOSA
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SYDNEY

ADELAIDE

Hey Jupiter

They are open with all day breakfast and lunch – bookings highly recommended.

 

La Buvette

They are closed on Sundays still at this stage, but they do offer gift vouchers to use any time. they suggest that you “Treat Papa for Father’s Day 2020 with a great little experience chez nous- immerse yourself in the French atmosphere, delicious, indulgent food and wines- it’s like a little trip to France you can’t officially take right now!”

 

Vouchers can be purchased online via this link

 

Le Carpe Diem

They are open from 0800-1700 at both city located Le Carpe Diem and their seaside creperie Le Paris Plage. Bookings are essential as there are only limited places available

 

Le Paris Plage

They are open from 0800-1700 at both Le Paris Plage and Le Carpe Diem for Father’s Day 2020. Bookings are essential as there are only limited places available.

 

Sucre Patisserie

Keva of Sucre Patisserie is making a special “Father’s Day Chocolate Orange Petit-Entremet” which is available to order on the online store  https://www.sucre-patisserie-adl.com/ They are $10.50ea.

 

Father's Day 2020 - Sucre Patisserie

 

BRISBANE

 

C’est Bon Restaurant & Le Bon Bar

For Father’s Day 2020, C’est Bon proposes that you join them on the Terrasse for a Spring Sunday lunch, especially if your dad enjoys beer, a BBQ lunch, cheese & charcuterie!

It’s $85pp and the first 2 beers for Dad are on them. Head to their website to book as seats are limited.

 

J’adore les crepes

J’adore les crepes will be at the Jan Powers Farmers Markets in Mitchelton on Blackwood Street.

They will have all their usual range available along with gluten free buckwheat crepes and also their newly improved vegan chickpea crepe!

Prices range from $7 – $13

Father's Day 2020 - J'adore les crepes

 

Les Bubbles

Les Bubbles is serving its usual menu on Father’s Day 2020 with lunch from 12pm and dinner from 5pm.

Bookings are essential and can be made via the following link: http://www.lesbubbles.com.au/book

 

CANBERRA

 

Le Bon Mélange

Spoil Dad on Father’s Day 2020 with a Le Bon Mélange Cabinet Sampler which is comprised of a LBM Tower of 24 minis! 

 

Orders can be made via text to 0423 748 063 or in the shop. It will be available throughout Father’s Day 2020 weekend: Friday, Saturday and Sunday. 

 

MELBOURNE

 

Bistro Gitan & L’Hotel Gitan

As Melbourne is still subject to Stage 4 COVID-19 restrictions, Bistro Gitan is only offering pick up and delivery for Father’s Day 2020.

Father’s Day 2020 offering:

  • Single $50
  • Family $170 serves 4 people

 

Only available on the 6th September. Orders must be emailed through to [email protected] or called through to 03 9999 0990. Pick up and delivery within 8km available for additional $10. Pick up and delivery available between 10.30am-1.30pm on the 6th September.

 

Deliveries to these areas for $10- 3206, 3004, 3002, 3143, 3182, 3121, 3183, 3184, 3181, 3141, 3186, 3142, 3144,3145, 3205, 3101.

 

Café Rêverie 

Their CBD store is closed for the moment, but Doncaster & Prahran are open & they do deliveries close by and on the following days to the following areas:

  • Wednesday Glen Waverley area
  • Friday Bentleigh / Brighton are
  • Saturday morning North West area

For Father’s Day 2020, Café Rêverie has created three Father’s Day options.

The Tiramisu cake $35

Tiramisu cake, mascarpone mousse with coffee infused almond génoise (gluten free, nut free, halal).
Includes ‘Happy Fathers Day’ Chocolate Plaque.
Round 16cm, 8 serves.

 

Father’s Day – Gift Box (Cake & Pastries) $68.00

  • Tiramisu cake, mascarpone mousse with coffee infused almond génoise (gluten free, nut free, halal). Round 16cm, 8 serves.
  • ‘Happy Fathers Day’ Chocolate Plaque.
  • 4 x Croissants,
  • 1 x strawberry jam container. 

Available for pickup or delivery.

 

Father’s Day – Gift Box (Cake & Savoury) $89.00

  • Tiramisu cake, mascarpone mousse with coffee infused almond génoise (gluten free, nut free, halal). Round 16cm, 8 serves.
  • ‘Happy Fathers Day’ Chocolate Plaque.
  • 2 x Quiche (individual size),
  • 2 x Sausage rolls (free range pork),
  • 2 x Pepper beef & cheese pies,
  • 2 x Veg & cheese pies.

Available for pickup or delivery.

 

In addition to the Father’s Day boxes, Cafe Reverie also offers brunch and lunch/dinner packs all of which are also available for pick-up or delivery.

Brunch Pack $44.00

2 x Croissants, 2 x Pain au Choc, 2 x Cookies (pecan & white choc), 2 x Charlies Juices (1 orange, 1 apple), 2 x Lemon Tarts

Lunch / Dinner Pack 1 $49.00

2 x Quiche (ham & cheese), 2 x Sausage Rolls (free range pork), 1 x tray Petit Fours (9 small cakes).

Lunch / Dinner Pack 2 $55.00

2 x Beef Pepper & Cheese Pies, 2 x Vegetable & Cheese Pies, 1 x tray of Petit Fours (9 small cakes).

 

Orders can be made via the website

 

Choukette Fine Pastries

Choukette is doing a Father’s Day box for $25 (with a value of $37) in which you’ll find:

  • A Stew (burgundy/bourguignon beef or poulet/Chicken chasseur )
  • A Quiche
  • A dessert (royal or Opera)
  • A macaron (chocolate or strawberry)

Orders can also be delivered for an extra fee depending on the location.

Call Choukette to order your box: 0393808680 or email at [email protected]

 

Entrecôte

 

 

Fat’s Story

 

Fat’s Story will be making special Father’s Day dessert platters including:

Father's Day 2020 - Fat's Story

Bookings via their website www.fatsstory.com or by email [email protected] 

 

Filou’s Artisan Patisserie

Filou’s have a few Father’s Day options and they are offering delivery.

The Father’s Day costs $25 and includes:

  • Love you Dad cookie
  • sausage rolls
  • Almond Croissant
  • vanilla slice

 

Father's Day 2020 - Filou's

The Father’s Day Hamper 2 costs $35 and includes:

  • Love you Dad cookie
  • Sausage rolls
  • almond croissant and croissant
  • vanilla slice and choice of strawberry or fruit tart

Father's Day 2020

 

Franco-Belge

Celebrate Dad with Franco-Belge’s very special weekly menu. Some of your favourites are making an appearance!

Franco-Belge are giving you a bottle of French wine with orders over $150.

 

FATHER’S DAY PASTRY PACK

3 mini pastries, 1 mini muffin and 1 hot beverage

Please pre-order Pastry Pack for pick up Sunday 6th September

 

ASSIETTE DE FROMAGE – FOR 2 PEOPLE

Selection of French Cheese (Comte, Blue, Goats)

 

ASSIETTE DE CHARCUTERIE (GF) – FOR 2 PEOPLE

Selection of Cured Meats, Rillettes & Cornichons

Father's Day 2020 - Franco-Belge

 

Cafe Petit Franco-Belge remains open 7 days a week 8am – 3pm. Orders can be picked up from the cafe. They also offer delivery options to their local and wider communities.  

You can view and order from the full Father’s Day 2020 week menu here.

 

Gateaux by Marc Frissard

Gateaux by Marc Frissard have two Father’s Day boxes (details in the images below).

Orders should be placed via phone 95219771.

Father's Day 2020 - Gateaux by Marc

 

They will be open for takeaways on Father’s Day 2020 from 7.30am to 2pm.

Father's Day 2020 - Gateaux by Marc Frissard - Just for Dad Grand Box

 

Millstone Patisserie

Millstone is offering three different packages for Father’s Day 2020:

Father's Day 2020 - Millstone Patisserie Grazing Box
Grazing Box Package

They are open for takeaways and also offer delivery in certain Melbourne Metropolitan areas. (Fees will apply in the shipment section of the checkout process.)

Father's Day 2020 - Millstone Patisserie Father's Day Feast
Father’s Day Feast

 

Orders should be made via their website and they request that you order at least 72 hours prior to your date of pick-up or delivery: https://www.millstonepatisserie.com/fathers-day-2020

 

The French Providore

The French Providore team has everything organised for you for Father’s Day 2020!!

They have prepared for you a variety of gourmet gift boxes, but you are also free to create your own gift box with the products of your choice.

These range from $30 to $110.

 

The $30 box includes:

  • 1 Pâté
  • 1 TapenadeBOX 10

The $110 box includes:

  • 2 bottles of wine
  • 2 pâtés
  • Eggplant caviar
  • Tapenade

BOX 4

They also offer hampers filled with charcuterie meats, cheese, or a mix of both. 🍷🧀

 

Click here to discover their gift boxes and hampers. The French Providore can also help you to design a unique gift box.

 

The French Providore products are available for online orders. You can pick up your order at the shop or The French Providore will be happy to deliver direct to Dad. 

 

For Father’s Day 2020, the shop will be open from 8am till 4pm so you can add a special French touch to Dad’s breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea! Treat Dad to one of their fabulous pastries, fresh baguettes or sandwiches.

 

NOOSA

 

Frenchies Brasserie

Guests can choose from the signature menu, or the celebration 3-course brasserie menu: 

https://frenchiesbrasserie.com.au/noosa/fathers-day/ 

Father’s day hours: 12-7pm

 

 

PERTH

 

French Sweet 

Surprise your Dad by giving FrenchSweet’s special HAPPY DADDY Offer.

Father's Day 2020 - FrenchSweet

The Father’s Day 2020 special offer comprises:

  • Limited edition Father’s Day cake (design by FrenchSweet’s head chef Sacha Granon):
    • Shortbread base with French butter
    • Caramelised Apple
    • Vanilla Mousse
    • Cinnamon Crumble
  • One box of 8 Traditional French Macarons freshly made in their Swan Valley Factory (Mix flavours).

 

Place your order on the FrenchSweet website https://frenchsweet.com.au/collections/daily-life/products/happy-daddy and get delivered the next day.

 

HAPPY DADDY DAY from the FrenchSweet Family !

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SYDNEY

 

Bistro Rex

They are open for lunch and dinner on Father’s Day. There will be specials on offer as well as large format grain fed rib eye steaks available. 

 

Bistro Rex are not offering a set menu but rather their usual menus plus specials. Bookings can be made online.

Bistro Rex are also offering a takeaway roast package. The meat changes each week but it comes with roast potatoes, salad, vegetables and dessert. The price varies depending on the meat.

 

Bistro St Jacques

They are open for lunch and dinner for Father’s Day 2020.

 

Bistro St Jacques will offer a full choice à la carte menu at $65.00 for three courses, any amuse, entree, main & dessert from their current menu.

Also, the following specials will be available on the day, within the above three course structure. Complimentary beer or Champagne for Dad:

 

Entree

Scallop & Boudin Noir veloute with Basque flavours (espellete/tomato/roast red capsicum) with house made puff pastry

 

Main Course

Heritage Beef dry aged Flank Steak with duck fat roast potatoes & anchoiade sauce

Bœuf Bourguignon, braised heritage beef chuck steak with mushrooms, red wine & bacon lardons with pomme mousseline 

 

Make your bookings online via the website or by phone.

 

 

Bitton Gourmet 

Bitton Gourmet is open throughout Father’s Day 2020. Bookings can be made via the website

 

Breakfast and lunch dining

They are open for breakfast bookings until 11am on Father’s Day 2020 with an à la carte menu. Lunch bookings are available from midday with a choice set menu for all guests.  Children 12 years and under are welcome to choose from our kids menu.

 

Father’s Day 2020 at home: Take-away hampers

Bitton Gourmet also have special Father’s Day 2020 hampers to pick-up on Saturday 5th September between 8am and 5pm from Bitton Gourmet’s Alexandria or Oatley restaurants.

 

The Breakfast hamper costs $50 for 2 or $80 for 4 and includes

  • Croissants
  • Meredith goats fetta
  • Individual packet of sliced prosciutto
  • Avocado
  • Bitton Chilli Garlic Masala
  • Fresh eggs
  • Fresh strawberries
  • Cherry tomatoes
  • Baguette
  • Pepe Saya butter

Includes a recipe for Bitton Chilli Scrambled Eggs

 

You can also add a bottle of NV Louise Roederer Brut Premier Champagne for $85.00

 

The lunch hamper costs $80 for two or $140 for 4 and includes:

All mains are served with Baked Potatoes, Corn on the Cob with Paprika Butter, Coleslaw and Butter Lettuce and Iceberg Salad.

Choice of dessert:

  • Lemon Tart with Berry Compote
  • Sticky Date Pudding with Pepe Saya Mascarpone

fête des pères 2020

 

Brasserie L’entrecôte   

The regular Brasserie L’entrecôte menu will be available.

Reservations can be made directly from the website BOOK NOW button.

Brasserie L’entrecôte offer delivery through Ubereats but you can also come in for takeaway.

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Four Frogs Crêperie

On September 5th and 6th, for Father’s Day 2020, Four Frogs Crêperie have again partnered with the Frenchies to offer a Frenchies Pale Ale to all fathers dining at Four Frogs.

 

Frenchies Bistro and Brewery is a local brewery based in Rosebery and owned by two Frenchmen, Thomas and Vincent. They cook everything from scratch with fresh produce and craft their own beers. The fine dining French cuisine is designed to match the beers, but also wine.

fête des pères 2020

Four Frogs have partnered with them to offer well-deserving Dads Frenchies’ delicious Pale Ale. One of their most popular beers, the Pale Ale is packed with citrus flavours and backed by a delicious maltiness. The floral flavours go perfectly with orange. That’s why Four Frogs Crêperie recommends having it served with their Crêpe Suzette, which is made with orange segments, candied orange zest, orange caramel sauce & Grand Marnier. 

 

You can pair your beer with any galette or crêpe from their menu.

 

Book your table at the relevant Four Frogs Crêperie location via the below links:

Book Randwick 

Book Mosman

Book Lane Cove

Book Circular Quay

 

Franca Brasserie

They are open, only for lunch, from midday, bookings essential.

 

Franca Brasserie is also offering takeaway for its entire menu available pick up and large pre-orders are able to be delivered locally. 

 

They are highlighting all of their shared mains sure to satisfy dad and the whole family for lunch. 

 

For all pre-orders for catering and reservations please email [email protected] 

 

Frenchies Brasserie, Elanora

Frenchies Brasserie is open for Father’s Day 2020 hours from 12pm to 7pm.

Take a look at their Celebration 3-course brasserie menu here. 

 

La Boucherie

La Boucherie is a French Brasserie and Steak house in Baulkham Hills.

They are doing 2 services for lunch (11:30 and 1:30) and one for dinner 6:00 pm for Father’s Day 2020.

You can view the Father’s Day 2020 – La Boucherie menu here

Father's Day 2020 - La Boucherie

 

La Renaissance

La Renaissance is planning a beautiful Chocolate Milles Feuilles for Father’s Day 2020. Pricing and image not available at time of publishing.  

 

Monopole

Monopole will be open for dinner from 5pm on Sunday the 6th September for Father’s Day 2020.

They will offer their normal menus, the à la carte and the tasting menu.

 

Reservations to be made online via their website.

How are you celebrating Father’s Day 2020?

 

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Father's Day 2020

New Year’s Eve 2019/2020: Where to celebrate French style

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New Year’s Eve 2019/2020: it’s hard to believe that 2020 is only two days away! If you’ve not yet made plans you may like to bring in the New Year French style. We’ve found a few places around Australia where you can do just that!

BRISBANE

Les Bubbles

Celebrate the end of 2019 with steak frites a cocktail and dessert for $69 at Les Bubbles.

 

 

Bookings can be made via the website http://www.lesbubbles.com.au/book

 

Sofitel Brisbane

Sofitel Brisbane invites you to experience cultural getaways and gastronomical adventures with a sumptuous dinner in its exclusive buffet restaurant, Thyme2

 

Before the clock strikes midnight, indulge in market fresh seafood, festive cuisines, irresistible hand-crafted desserts and a beverage package as you dance the night away to live entertainment.

 

The beverage package includes French sparkling wine, white and red wine, tap beers, juice and soft drinks.

 

PRICING:

Adult (dinner + no beverage package) | $139.00*

Adult (dinner + beverage package) | $189.00*

Children | $70.00*

 

AccorPlus Adult (dinner + no beverage package) | $119.00*

AccorPlus Adult (dinner + beverage package) | $169.00*

 

For bookings and enquiries: Email [email protected] or call direct on (07) 3835 3535

 

*This is a prepaid event. Prices are subject to change. Regular AccorPlus and Entertainment Book discounts do not apply. Children price valid for 5-12 year olds.

 

Lutèce

Enjoy a three course dinner to ring in the New Year with two sitting times available:

 

1st sitting at 5.30pm/6pm: 3 course dinner for $98 for adults and $50 for children

 

 

2nd sitting 8.30/9pm: 3 course dinner a glass Champagne & appetizer on arrival 138.0

3 course dinner a glass Champagne & appetizer on arrival & matching French wines 188.0

 

Reservations can be made via email [email protected] or by telephone 07 3161 1858.

 

CANBERRA

 

Les Bistronomes

At its new premises in Campbell, Les Bistronomes invites you to celebrate New Year’s Eve 2019/2020 with a 5 course degustation menu for $100 per person (with matching wines for an additional $50).

 

 

Bookings can be made via the website or by calling the restaurant.

 

MELBOURNE

 

Bergerac

Bergerac invites you to celebrate the end of 2019 with its usual a la carte menu.

 

Be quick making reservations though as there are very few tables left! Call (03) 9642 3646.

 

Chez Olivier

Chez Olivier invites you to a 5 course dinner for $150 accompanied by live music from singer Alana Aldea at its New Year’s Eve celebration.

 

 

Bookings can be made via the website at www.chezolivier.com.au or by telephone on 03 9525 2273.

 

Entrecote

Entrecote invites you to enjoy a set menu for dinner on New Year’s Eve.

They have two sittings:

  • From 6pm with a 2 hour sitting time for $119.90 per person including a glass of champagne on arrival
  • From 8:15pm for $149.90 per person including a glass of champagne on arrival

Wine matching will be available.

 

All reservations must be prepaid

 

 

NOOSA

 

Frenchies

Frenchies invites you to a 4 course set choice menu $95 or $125 with unlimited sparkling wine (1.5hrs)

 

Amuse bouche:

Gougere, feuilletine onions, gazpacho verrine

 

Entrée (choice of)

Housemade chicken liver parfait with cornichons & croutons

Salt & pepper calamari with tartar sauce

Chargrilled Garlic & butter Prawns, fennel & watercress salad

Hervey Bay scallops with cashew, chives & lemon butter

 

Main (choice of):

Hiramasa Kingfish, crushed potatoes, fennel, radish & snow peas slow, sauce vierge

Duck leg confit, gratin dauphinois, petite frisée salad & Port wine jus

Pan Seared Market fish, ratatouille, roasted cherry tomatoes, lemon butter capers & parsley

Black Angus eye fillet (200gm, marble score 2+), French fries, Frenchies’ signature sauce

 

Pre-dessert

Pineapple & mint granita

 

Dessert(choice of)

Warm apple Tatin with vanilla ice cream

Profiteroles: Hazelnut or burnt caramel or coconut ice Cream, chantilly cream, chocolate sauce & almonds

Crème brûlée

 

Pricing: $95 pp 4 courses menu or $125 per person with 1 ½ hours of bubbles at your 2 hour sitting

 

Bookings via the website at https://frenchiesbrasserie.com.au/noosa/newyearsevedinner/

 

PERTH

 

Bloody French

Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2019/2020 at Bloody French with a set 3 menu plus a glass of sparkling wine and oysters on arrival for $80 per person.

 

Entrees

Chargrilled prawns, seared scallops, Mango salsa, avocado mousse

Chicken liver parfait, Ham and hock terrine, brioche, cornichon

House smoked Field mushroom, ratatouille, goat cheese, crispy leeks

Confit Duck croquettes, pickled fennel, orange, pistou

 

Mains

Herb crusted Barramundi, fennel remoulade Charred & pickled zucchini, basil

Beef Fillet, Cauliflower puree, green beans, Antiboise sauce

Gratinated Crepes, asparagus, caramelised shallots,bechamel,cheese, capsicum

Duck Breast, carrots puree, charred broccolini, Port jus

 

 

Desserts

Assiette de Fromage

Deconstructed passion curd tart, meringue, crumble and fresh strawberries

Milk Chocolate mousse, raspberry coulis, fresh strawberries

 

Bookings are essential and can be made on 0432701909

 

Chez Pierre

Enjoy a 4 course dinner for $100 per person.

AMUSE BOUCHE
Cream of Asparagus, parmesan and truffle soup served with crispy bacon and fresh herbs

ENTRÉE

ASSIETTE DE FRUITS DE MER
Fresh Atlantic Salmon, Grilled Exmouth Tiger Prawns and seared shark bay scallop served with a wild mushroom and parmesan risotto accompanied by sauteed asparagus and spinach and finished with a light dill beurre blanc sauce

MAIN COURSES

FILETS DE BOEUF AUX CHAMPIGNONS
Tender Harvey fillet of beef, oven roasted and served with a creamy pomme puree, parsley coulis, glazed baby vegetables and finished with a creamy mushroom, cognac and garlic Forrestier sauce

DESSERT

ENTREMET AUX NOISETTES ET BAILEYS
Bailey’s, Frangelico and Hazelnut gateaux, layers of crispy biscuit, feuilletine, hazelnut ganache and finished with an aryola chocolate and Bailey’s mousse served with a creamy hazelnut ice-cream

Bookings can be made via the website https://chezpierre.com.au/ or or by telephone on (08) 9386 5886.

 

SYDNEY

 

Brasserie L’entrecôte

Celebrate the end of 2019 with a 4 course menu and glass of champagne on arrival at Brasserie L’entrecôte for $120 per person.

 

 

Franca Brasserie

Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2019/2020 at Franca Brasserie’s ticketed gala dinner.

 

 

Bookings via email [email protected]

 

Gavroche Chippendale

Gavroche Chippendale invites you to a choice of set Christmas menus: 3 courses for $68 or 5 courses for $79. You can add a 2 hour beverage package to your menu for $45 per person.

 

Gavroche is also celebrating New Year’s Eve 2019/2020 with Pommery champagne at a special offer price of $118 a bottle and attractive prices on the whole range

 

 

Customers are requested to make their booking by telephone or on the website.

 

Loluk Bistro

Loluk Bistro has a lunch time and a dinner setting for New Year’s Eve 2019/2020.

 

You’re invited to ring celebrate the end of 2019 with a 4 course set menu for $84 per person which includes a glass of champagne or for $134 with paired wines.

 

 

Reservations can be made via the website

http://www.lolukbistro.com.au/reservations/

 

 

Monopole

Monopole invites you to a shared menu for $75 per person.

 

They will have two sittings: one from 5-6:30pm for two hours and the other from 8:30pm. The 8:30pm is already full but you can still have dinner at that time but at the bar counter.

 

Quoi Dining

Quoi Dining invite you to celebrate New Year’s Eve at Quoi with a heavenly 14 course dégustation menu offer. 14 courses!

 

You’re invited to reserve via the website https://www.quoidining.com/reservations

 

How are you celebrating New Year’s Eve 2019/2020?

 

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