With Mother’s Day just having passed, it’s Dad’s time to shine. Have your creative juices run out after planning something special for mom? Get some inspiration from these 5 ideas to treat Dad this Father’s Day, happening on June 18, 2017.

Father’s Day Lunch at Benguela on Main

Benguela is turning the traditional braai into an exquisite four-course fine dining experience, with each dish crafted to perfection. Situated close to the Winelands, indulge in wine tasting as an additional treat on the day.

When June 18 2017, 12h00 – 14h30
Where Benguela on Main, Cnr Main Rd & Coronation Ave, Somerset West
Cost R550 per person
Contact +27 87 357 0637, [email protected]

Benguela on Main's Father's Day deal
Benguela on Main’s Father’s Day deal

 

Craft Beer Tasting at Cape Quarter Village Market

Take Dad to a craft beer tasting and pairing at the Village Market at the Cape Quarter Centre. Explore all Boston Breweries’ finest craft beers on tap, with brews like the Naked Mexican, Van Hunks Pumpkin Ale, Whale Tale Ale, Boston Lager, Hazzard Ten Ale and Johnny Gold Weiss.

When Wednesday and Sunday from 10h00 til 19h00. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 12h00 til 19h00.
Where The Market Bar, Cape Quarter Centre, Greenpoint
Cost R150 per person for a tasting of six different craft beers
Contact [email protected], bookings essential

 

Cape Quarter Lifestyle Centre
Cape Quarter Lifestyle Centre

Whiskey Tasting at Bascule Bar

Dad not a beer kind of guy? Visit the Bascule Bar at the V&A Waterfront for a whiskey tasting experience like you’ve never had before. The bar offers two whiskey tastings to try a selection of six whiskeys from one of the largest whiskey collections in the Southern Hemisphere. Three of the tastings are paired with sweet and savoury appetisers – a treat your whiskey-loving pops won’t soon forget.

When Saturdays to Thursday, 18h00
Where Bascule Bar at the Cape Grace Hotel, V&A Waterfront
Cost the Shared Experience tasting, R395 per person, limited to twelve guests. The Sommelier’s Choice, R1,000 per person.
Contact +27 21 410 7099, bookings essential

The Bascule Bar at the Cape Grace Hotel
The Bascule Bar at the Cape Grace Hotel

Tea by the Sea at the Twelve Apostles Hotel

Treat Dad to chic and contemporary fare at the Twelve Apostles Tea by the Sea Service. Enjoy fresh, scrumptious scones, cupcakes, macaroons and delectable finger sandwiches, along with the hotel’s finest selection of fragrant teas and coffees with dad this Father’s Day.

When Monday to Sunday, 10h00 – 16h00.
Where Twelve Apostles Hotel, Camps Bay
Cost R275 per person
Contact +27 21 437 9029

Cafe Grill at the Twelve Apostles Hotel
Cafe Grill at the Twelve Apostles Hotel

Brunch Buffet at Harvey’s

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so why not spend it with the most important guy in your life on Father’s Day? The jazz-filled Sunday breakfast/brunch buffet, served with a glass on bubbly and Sunday newspaper on arrival, is an event ideal for celebrating.

When Every Sunday, 11h00 – 14hoo
Where Harvey’s at Winchester Mansions, Sea Point
Cost R320 per person for regular events, R375 per person for special events
Contact +27 21 434 2351, [email protected]

Havery's Courtyard
Havery’s Courtyard at Winchester Mansions

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Nikki Louw

Nikki Louw is an avid food eater and wine drinker with a passion for writing about it too. She's a creative by heart, with a love for visual arts and feature writing, which she applies everyday in covering culture, art and food and drink pieces. She also enjoys writing trending news pieces and exploring topics such as gender issues and social consciousness. Outside of the Journalism realm, Nikki tries her hand at painting and drawing. She has a collection of unfinished canvases and completed oil paintings alike, stacking up in the corner of her bedroom.