Top Dining Destinations for Father’s Day in Los Angeles

Honoring fathers and celebrating their love, guidance, and support is what Father’s Day is all about. It’s that time of the year when we express our gratitude and make our dads feel special. And what better way to create lasting memories than by treating them to a delicious meal in Los Angeles. We’ll explore great dining destinations to make this Father’s Day an experience to remember.


Goodboybob Santa Monica

June 17-18. Over Father’s Day Weekend, goodboybob’s Santa Monica location is featuring food and drink specials, cornhole, and a car show for their “Papa Pop-up.” They will introduce their smash burgers that are made in classic smash style with house-made buns, beef, cheese, onion, pickle, and Souce3000, as well as the bourbon bacon smash, that includes bourbon bacon jam. You can also enjoy potato salad, coleslaw, and apple pie with their burgers and try the drink specials – root beer floats, sangria, and a Michelada bar. Plus, a Father’s Day car show will be on Sunday, from 8 a.m.-11 a.m.
Hours: Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Address:  2058 Broadway, Santa Monica


June 18. Gasolina is offering brunch for all dads this upcoming Sunday. Priced at $39 per person, indulge in a three-course menu or choose from the a la carte options. Treat you and your dad to a refreshing strawberry fennel gazpacho or savor the exquisite JAMON WRAPPED DATES filled with herbed goat cheese. For a heartier option, try the mouthwatering steak & eggs featuring mojo steak, scrambled eggs, patatas and roasted tomato. End your meal on a sweet note with the classic churros con chocolate or the delectable torta de Santiago accompanied by citrus whipped cream.
Hours: Sunday, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Address: 21150 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills
Website: Reserve Now

Mo’s House of Axe

June 18. Treat your dad to an unique experience as he receives a complimentary burger and fries with an axe throwing reservation. Whether you prefer their regular menu or the tempting brunch options, Mo’s has got you covered. To secure your spot, simply make reservations through the Mo’s House of Axe website. Get ready for a Father’s Day celebration like no other, where great food and axe throwing combine to create a fun experience.
Hours: Sunday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
Address: 611 S Western Ave., Los Angeles

Per L’Ora

June 17-18. Located in the heart of DTLA at Hotel Per La, treat your dad to a memorable prix-fixe dinner. They curated a menu showcasing a range of dishes, including the house made basil spaghetti with blistered tomato & goat cheese. For the steak connoisseurs, the bone-in prime ribeye awaits, accompanied by a celery root & porcini mushroom pave and additional accompaniments.
Hours: Saturday and Sunday, 5 p.m.–10 p.m.
Address: 649 S Olive St., Los Angeles

Lawry’s The Prime Rib

June 18. Lawry’s Prime Rib in Beverly Hills offers a perfect setting for dad with its cozy booths, white tablecloths, and antique paintings. Treat him to a special roasted prime rib made from Akaushi cattle, available in four cuts: California, Lawry, Diamond Jim Brady and Beef Bowl. Each cut comes with Lawry’s famous spinning bowl salad, mashed potatoes, Yorkshire pudding and horseradish.
Hours: Sunday, 4-9:30 p.m.
Address: 100 N. La Cienega Blvd., Beverly Hills

Paul Martin’s American Grill

June 18. Celebrate dad with a delightful brunch at Paul Martin’s American Grill. Indulge in new dishes like the crab cake benedict and NY steak & eggs, specially crafted for this occasion. Raise a toast with DIY Mimosas or shareable cocktail pitchers. For their dinner special, enjoy the two-course prime rib special priced at $46. Choose from their limited version of the regular menu or explore the options on the children’s menu.
Hours: Sunday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Address: 100 S Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village


June 18. Enjoy a Father’s Day dinner at Ardor as they offer a dinner designed for parties of four. It features a 32 oz. dry aged, tomahawk steak dinner paired with charred snap peas with chermoula and ramp sour cream, creamy pommes puree and white onion rings. Additionally, there are a la carte entrée options available, including pan-seared branzino and sweet potato curry.
Hours: Sunday, from 6-10 p.m. 
Address: 9040 W Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood
Website: Reserve Now

Ambiance Dining Experience

June 18. Long Beach’s Ambience Dining Experience is bringing an exclusive, fine dining experience pop-up concept to Hotel Current, with its first event on Father’s Day. With a four course, seasonal prix-fixe menu crafted by celebrity chef, Denise Smith. Alongside will be an evening of live entertainment such as a live duo comprised of a saxophonist and violinist will be on-hand to serenade tables, while a Magic Castle magician will also perform. The entire experience is guided by a comedic host, ensuring a memorable evening.
Hours: Sunday, from 1 p.m.-10 p.m.
Address: 5325 E Pacific Coast Hwy., Long Beach
Website: Reserve Now

Lemon Poppy Kitchen

June 17. Lemon Poppy Kitchen Chef and Co-owner, Anca Caliman (formerly of Parsnip) teamed up with L.A. chef and creative, Eden Batki (formerly of Elf Cafe and Dune Kitchen) to create their new culinary pop-up, Sour Cherry. Dine with dad as you both venture through their 5-course prix fixe menu influenced by Romanian and Hungarian roots.
Time: Saturday, 5 p.m.-10 p.m.
Address: 3324 Verdugo Rd., Los Angeles
Website: Reserve Now

Gracias Madre West Hollywood

June 18. Treat Dad to a Mexican-inspired vegan feast curated by Executive Chef Diana Briscoe. Enjoy hearty options like the pozole verde, jackfruit costillas ahumadas and huarache chorizo con papas. Pair these tasty dishes with a refreshing, boozy cocktail like the Lilongo featuring La Tierre de Acre Espadin. Indulge in the delightful Tarta de mango for a sweet finish with mango chilled sauce and coconut whipped cream.
Hours: Sunday, 11 a.m-10 p.m.
Address: 8905 Melrose Ave., West Hollywood
Website: Reserve Now

BOA Steakhouse

June 18. What better way to treat Dad with elegant dining at BOA Steakhouse. This longtime LA favorite takes a modern twist on the traditional American steakhouse with a stylish interior and a special menu of prime steaks, fresh seafood, and classic side dishes. Enjoy the Westholme wagyu ribeye or Skuna Bay salmon with a side of BOA’s signature lobster mac n cheese to satiate any meat lover’s cravings. For an evening of celebration, guests can make a toast with the citrus sparkle of the Boa-Loma from BOA’s selection of specialty cocktails. Visit the Manhattan Beach location with a California-signature ocean view, or head to the heart of LA for the West Hollywood location’s patio overlooking the vibrant Sunset Strip. 
Hours: West Hollywood: Sunday,  5-10:30 p.m.
Manhattan Beach:  Sunday, 4-10 p.m.
Address: West Hollywood Location: 9200 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood.
Manhattan Beach Location: 3110 Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach

Coffee and Plants

June 18. Studio City’s newest plant-based coffee shop, Coffee and Plants will be handing out Plant Daddy stickers to the first 20 dads to visit the shop on Father’s Day. Treat dad to a variety of baked goods and drinks including the light and balanced mango fizz, made with housemade lemonade with fresh mango, tajin, and sparkling water, or for dads who need a caffeine-packed pick-me-up, the shaken espresso, with the guest’s choice of plant-based milk, muscovado sugar, cinnamon, and star anise, all shaken over ice. 
Hours: Sunday, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Address: 12334 Ventura Blvd, Studio City


June 18. Try something new with dad at KA’TEEN with their Yucatán-inspired offerings for brunch and lunch service. Their specialty dishes for this holiday is a combination of mole & steak, a prime hanger steak with almond mole, herd sauce and crispy leeks. Pair this dish with their cocktail, “Daddy Wants Tepache,” made with house-made tepache (fermented pineapple), lime juice and piloncillo.
Hours: Sunday, Brunch at 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Lunch at 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
Address: 6516 Selma Ave., Los Angeles

Photo credits: Ambiance Dining Experience by GENNIEBEE CATERING. Katana and Sushi Roku by JS2PR. Hero Photo by Pablo Merchán Montes. Gasolina by Peridot Photos. Per L’ORA by Jordana Oppenheim (M18 Public Relations). KA’TEEN interior by KA’TEEN. All other images are courtesy of the businesses and venues.


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