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Take Dad to dinner

Or lunch — because every good bapa deserves a feast.

1. Fire up the barbecue at The Knolls 

Dress up in your stylish biker best for this road trip–themed meal. The Knolls at Capella Singapore presents “Brunch on Route 66”, transforming the Mediterranean restaurant with a tribute to expansive vistas, Southwest highways and muscle bikes. Dads with a taste for adventure get to ride pillion on Harley Davidson machines, have a trim at a pop-up barbershop, and tuck into a spread of barbecued meats, succulent ribs, blue cheese burgers and more.

June 18, 12.30–3pm

Tel: 6591 5046;    


2. Hai Tien Lo delights dads with traditional tastes

Hai Tien Lo crafts two set menus of oriental delicacies, including double-boiled imperial swiftlet’s nest accompanied by stir-fried egg white and crab meat, and braised classic Australian whole abalone with sea cucumber. If dimsum is more to Dad’s taste, be wowed by fried carrot cake in chef’s signature homemade XO chilli sauce and prawn dumplings with crab roe, as well as a la carte dishes such as pan-fried diced beef with black pepper sauce. 

Father’s Day set menus available until June 18, 11.30am–2.30pm, 6.3010.30pm

Father’s Day Weekend Dim Sum Brunch available June 17–18, 11.30am2.30pm

Level 3, Pan Pacific Singapore; Tel: 6826 8240; 


3. Eat heaps of meat at The Carvery

Dads who are unabashed carnivores will be delighted by The Carvery‘s buffet of meats roasted on a wood-fired Argentine grill, all washed down with a free flow of Asahi Black. A hulking 30-day dry aged US Angus prime rib is the star of the carving station, while juicy honey lemon chicken and hickory pulled pork round up the selection.

June 17–18, 12–3.30pm, 6–10pm

Level 7 Park Hotel Alexandra, 323 Alexandra Road; Tel: 6828 8880


4. Celebrate family time at Jamie’s Italian

Enjoy the best of communal dining with this hearty meat plank from Jamie’s Italian, fit for a family of four. Comprising roasted beef rib, pork belly, prawns, polenta and root vegetables, the spread is available for lunch and dinner.

June 16–18

#01-165/166/167, VivoCity; Tel: 6733 5500

#01-01/04, Forum Shopping Mall; Tel: 6655 7676 


5. Feast and cruise at Monti

Monti marks Festa Del Papa with brunch and dinner buffets of authentic Italian fare, comprising steak Florentine with crushed potatoes, cotechino sausage with gorgonzola polenta, leg of lamb and more. Amp Your Mojito and Make Your Own Bloody Mary stations add an element of fun. A free flow of beer or wine for fathers keeps dads happy, and complimentary boat rides around the bay promise to delight the whole family.

June 18, 12–3pm, 6–9pm

82 Collyer Quay; Tel: 6535 0724;


6. Gaze at a Singapore icon and dine like a king 

When a decadent spread is served with an unbeatable view, the evening doesn’t get any better than that. Le Méridien’s Latest Recipe and the WoW – World of Whisky (whose alfresco patio boasts a prospect of the Merlion) roll out the red carpet for fathers, serving a range of grilled meats barbecued on site, from Australian Wagyu ‘D’ rump steak to crayfish and lamb rack. 

June 17, 6–10pm

23 Beach View; Tel: 6818 3305;