From a small gesture to a big party, doing something to honor our dads, uncles and grandfathers is important.  Some men like finer dining while others love a good cocktail or beer. These Baltimore restaurants offer a variety of choices to help celebrate dad on Father’s Day.  Like any other holiday be sure to make a reservation early!

(credit: thebrewersart.com)

(credit: thebrewersart.com)

The Brewer’s Art
1106 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 547-6925
www.thebrewersart.com

Is dad a brew lover?  Treat him to some craft house made Belgian style ale. The regular lineup of ale offers the Birdhouse (pale ale), Beazly (Belgian) and Resurrection (brown ale), however, don’t forget to check the seasonal lineup online.  Besides the ale you can enjoy items off the menu like French, German and American inspired dishes.  The dining room opens at 5 pm so make sure you make reservations.

Fazzini’s Taverna
9811 York Road
Cockeysville, MD 21030
(410) 667-6104
www.fazzinis.com

If dad loves homemade pastas sauce, bread and wood fire pizza then Fazzini’s is the place to go, especially if you don’t want to head downtown. On Father’s day they are offering a live jazz brunch which offers both breakfast (omelet station, home fries, and waffles) plus lunch (sliders, lasagna and salads) favorites. If you are going for dinner try the Frutti de Mare with scallops, shrimps, calamari, mussels and clams over fettuccine in a red wine marinara sauce or the Chicken Francaise with lemon caper butter sauce, asparagus and prosciutto over hose made pasta, as this is one of their more beloved dishes.

Towson Tavern
516 York Road
Towson, MD 21204
(410) 337-7210
www.towsontavern.com

Towson Tavern atmosphere offers a more upscale modern male atmosphere with the décor style.  The chef provides a menu that offers American regional dishes and the bar offers premium wine, cocktails and craft beer.  If dad likes burgers he would enjoy the Beer Braised Pork Belly Burger with apricot chutney, truffle bacon ranch, onion petals and a side of the sweet potato fries.  The seasonal menu item of the Chilean Seabass with sautéed artichoke hearts, red peppers, spinach and a charred corn finish for the seafood lover.  A craft beer lover would enjoy the long list of premium craft beer menu.  The restaurant offers complimentary valet parking.

Related:  Best Activities To Celebrate Father’s Day In Baltimore

Germanos Piattini
300 S. High St.
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 752-4515
www.germanospiattini.com

Celebrate Father’s day in style with a Father’s Day cabaret featuring an Everly Brother tribute by Apple Scruffs.  The cabaret space has tables and chairs arranged facing the open performance area.  The Cabaret opens at 6 pm for dining and the show starts at 7:30.  There will be a special Father’s Day menu alongside the full menu. The full menu offers a variety charcuterie  and small plates.  Be sure to buy your tickets on line at their website.

The Grill At Harryman House
340 Main St.
Reisterstown, MD 21136
(410) 833-8850
www.harrymanhouse.com

For the classier gents, take your dad out for fine-dining on his special day. The Harryman House will be serving a special brunch from 11:00 AM to 2:30 PM, followed by dinner from 4:30 PM to 9:00 PM. Be sure to make reservations ahead of time so he doesn’t miss out on all of the delicious steak dinners and unique appetizers that make this location so popular.

Related: Best Bars Near Camden Yards To Take In Opening Day

Jessica Lemmo loves to write about Baltimore’s great restaurants. From food service to the atmosphere, you can be sure Jessica will cover the entire restaurant experience. She especially likes finding her readers great discounts. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.