15 Chicago Restaurants With Top-Notch Father’s Day Specials

Great news: Chicago is starting to get back to normal! Restaurants and bars have welcomed back patrons to their outdoor patios. And with Father’s Day on the horizon, folks will be itching to treat their dads to a nice dinner. So we’ve rounded up the latest and greatest spots with Father’s Day deals for both dine-in and takeout.

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Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

960 Milwaukee Avenue, Lincolnshire, IL 60069


Does your old man have a big appetite? Then spoil him with a three-course meal featuring a PrimeBone-in Ribeye and Lobster, available June 19 through 22 for $100 per person. Or if you’d rather stay home, Flemings will prepare the same meal to-go for curbside pickup or delivery. To book a seat on their patio, call ahead and reserve or you can place an order online

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Ruth Chris Steakhouse

431 N Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60654


Dad has always been your number fan. So show him some love with a sizzling Ribeye served with a cold water Lobster Tail, along with a salad and side. Prices range from $59 to $75. This special is available for dine-in, takeout, or delivery from June 19 through June 21. Get your reservations in now!

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The Capital Grille

633 North St. Clair Street, Chicago, IL 60611


Let the chefs at Capital Grille handle the cooking this year. Indulge in a three-course dinner with a Prime Roasted Rack of Ribeye, Iceberg Wedge Salad, Mashed Potatoes, Grilled Asparagus, and Homemade Cheesecake. And all Dads get a special gift: a jar of signature steak sauce. Serves 4 for $245 or 2 for $135. Place your order by phone for curbside pickup starting June 19.

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Weber Grill Restaurant

539 N State Street, Chicago IL 60654


Does Dad love to grill? Get him to put down the tongs and take him to Weber Grill on his special day. The restaurant will be offering finger-lickin’ barbeque featuring Memphis Style Ribs, Wild Mushroom New York Strip, and Pork Porterhouse as well as the full menu all day long. There’s limited seating on the outdoor patio so reserve your spot today. Or if you’d rather have Father’s Day at home, you can order online for pickup or delivery. 

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McCormick & Schmick’s

One E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601


If your Dad’s a bourbon or wine guy, check out these fun, at-home grilling experiences. A bourbon kit includes samples of Basil Hayden’s, Maker’s Mark, and Knob Creek as well as a virtual tasting with a National Whiskey Ambassador on June 21st. A wine kit includes two bottles of wine. Both come with a customizable menu of a starter salad, entree, and dessert. $189 for each experience. Get your tickets here.

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El Che Steakhouse & Bar

845 W Washington Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607


Dad deserves to be treated like a king. So if you’re ready to fire up the grill, get him a Father’s Day Grill Kit. Choose from 4 options: The Mini Manion a.k.a. Daddy’s Little Helper featuring Maximo Ribs from Timeout for $80, Backyard Hero featuring a Pork Shoulder, BBQ sauce, buns, and prepared sides for $140, The Papi Chulo featuring a 48 oz. Creekstone dry-aged Tomahawk Ribeye and an “El Che” apron for $200, or The Ultimate Steak Box featuring a Bone-in Ribeye, NY Strip, Ribeye, Beef Short Rib, Hangar Steak, and Filet for $220. Order your kit on Tock

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Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak, and Stone Crab

60 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611


For pops who prefer crustaceans, Joe’s is serving up their classic Shellfish Meal for Four. The hearty offering includes 1 lb. of Alaskan King Crab Legs, 8 pieces of Select Florida Stone Crab Claws, a Chopped Salad, Grilled Tomatoes, Mashed Potatoes, and Key Lime Pie for $199.95 (plus tax and gratuity). You can also add on select menu items, cocktails, or wine for an additional cost. Place your order online today.

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U Gazdy Polish Restaurant

270 W Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191

Looking for something different for Dad? Celebrate Father’s Day at this popular Polish Restaurant in Wood Dale. U Gazdy will be dishing up their Sizzling Pork Shank Special all day long. Bonus: Dads and Grandpas will receive a special gift, while supplies last! Book your table today by calling (630) 694-5840.

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2311 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60647

Vegan and Vegetarian Dads need love too! Check out Handlebar for family-style meals of their plant-based favorites. Smoked Gouda Mac, Veggie Chili, and Fried Avocado Tacos each serve about 4-5 people with prices ranging from $9 to $35 per item. Order online for delivery or pickup.

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1072 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60642

If Dad loves meat, he’ll love Frontier for Father’s Day. Get your reservation in now for their #PapaBear patio party. Indulge in Baby Back Ribs, Boar Shoulder, Lamb Leg, or a Whole Pig by Chef Brian Jupiter, a 2019 and 2020 James Beard semi-finalist for Great Lakes. All Dads get a cigar and Uncle Nearest Cocktail to celebrate Father’s Day!

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108 W Kinzie St, Chicago, IL 60654

If you’re serious about the sizzle, Mercadito is offering a special Father’s Day Grilling Kit for pickup on Saturday, June 20th, and Sunday, June 21st. For just $60, the kit comes with enough marinated skirt steak and all the proper fixings to make roughly 10-12 carne asada tacos. As an added bonus, every kit comes with guacamole, salsa, and chips to round out the meal. Head to their website this the weekend to order directly.

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302 N Green St, 3rd Floor, Chicago, IL 60607

Aba means “father” in Hebrew, which makes it a perfect place to commemorate your daddo on Father’s Day. Select a $100-140 grilling kit to go from Chicken, Beef Tenderloin or Salmon Kebab options. Feeding four people via six kebabs, each kit comes with Jumbo Asparagus and Spring Knob Onions ready to be grilled, plus Classic Hummus and Housemade Bread, Lemon Dill Basmati Rice, Village Salad, Creme Brulee Pie, a bottle of Aba’s Harissa sauce, a bottle of Za’atar seasoning, and grill tips from Chef CJ Jacobson. Add-ons are available. Or, take dad out on the town and grab a reservation for patio dining.

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Multiple Locations

The ultimate Father’s Day partnership consists of Beatrix and Two Brother’s Brewery, which means you can snag a Beatrix Haze Double IPA six-pack of beer and a specialty $114.95 brunch deal for four people that includes Pecan Praline French Toast, Scrambled Eggs, Brown Sugar Bacon, Maple Chicken Sausage, Vanilla Greek Yogurt with berries, and Fresh-Squeezed Orange Juice. There’s also a bundle for two at $24.95 per person or a $99.95 Father’s Day Grill Kit that comes with a Burger or Marinated Chicken and Three-Potato Salad, Caesar Pasta Salad, and Tall, Dark & Handsome Chocolate Cake. Orders must be placed before 12 pm on Saturday.

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Bub City

435 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60654

Bub City’s BBQ Meal Package feeds four to six people at $93.95, and you can even pair it with a custom whiskey bottle engraving for your pops. Choose your meat from Charcoal-Roasted Baby Back Ribs, 18-Hr. Natural Smoked Brisket, or a Brisket & Rib Combo. The package comes with an array of Mac n’ Cheesy, Grilled Asparagus, Southwest Chopped Salad, and Fresh Baked Chocolate Chip Cookies. Engravings start at $50, and you can choose between three Woodford Reserves. Order at least an hour ahead!

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Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba!

2024 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60614

Spanish tapas are perfect for this year’s Father’s Day. Grab a four-course brunch for $40 for two, or $80 for four, and upgrade with a Bloody Mary, mimosa, or sangria package! If dad’s a griller, pick up their Spanish Grilling Kit packed with Marinated Iberico Pork, Spicy Txistorra Sausage Links, Shishito Peppers, and more, for $90 for two and $180 for four. Or, make a reservation on Father’s Day at their outdoor patio.




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