Field Guide for Dad’s Day in Atlanta

Let Dad know that this year’s Father’s Day celebrations just got a major upgrade. When it’s time to recognize him and show him how special he is, these go-to Atlanta’s spots offer the perfect options. Whether you’re brunch boozing at Boone’s, Dantanna’s, or ENZO, feasting on hearty dinners at TWO urban licks, Tio Lucho’s, or Sweet Auburn Barbecue, or pampering him with some relaxation at Utopia, it’s time to celebrate Dad the way he deserves.

TWO’s Breaking out the Bourbon, Beer & Beef for Father’s Day 

Bourbon, beer, and beef, oh my! On Sunday, June 16th, TWO urban licks is serving a dad-inspired trio to ensure this Father’s Day dinner is the tastiest yet. For $65, dads can pick their favorite bourbon and beer from TWO’s curated drink selection to complement a mouthwatering 16 oz wood-fired, prime steak. In addition to Executive Chef Chad Clevenger’s hearty Father’s Day special, guests can relish signature and seasonal offerings, including the fan-favorite salmon chips, flavorful rotisserie chicken, and braised pork sugo. Stellar cocktails like the Herradura Reposado Old Fashioned or the Up in Smoke cocktail, featuring smoked Georgia peaches and pecan-infused bourbon and bitters, are also available. A celebrated Atlanta dining staple for almost two decades, the acclaimed restaurant boasts a 26-foot wine-on-tap barrel wall, an expansive, dog-friendly patio overlooking the BeltLine, a spacious dining room, and bustling bar area. TWO urban licks is located at 820 Ralph McGill Blvd., Atlanta, GA 30306. For more information or to make reservations, call 404.522.4622 or visit Stay connected on Instagram at @TwoUrbanLicks and on Facebook at

Sweet Auburn Barbecue is Fired Up for Father’s Day

Give Dad something he really wants this Father’s Day: high-quality barbecue and a side of making memories with friends and family. This Father’s Day, June 16th, Sweet Auburn Barbecue is gifting all fathers a bottle of Sweet Auburn’s Wu-Tang Chili Sauce to complement their at-home grilling. This award-winning sauce from the Hsu family helps Dad take his grill master skills to the next level—perfect for chicken wings, shrimp, a dipping sauce for fries or dim sum and more. It doesn’t end there, open all day for lunch and dinner, both locations will feature a brisket fried rice special alongside their extensive menu that seamlessly merges southern barbecue traditions with Asian cuisine. Looking for a must-try cocktail to toast to Dad? Don’t miss local fave, Don’t Burn the House Down, crafted with love and featuring brown sugar simple, black walnut bitters, creole bitters, smoke and orange. Sweet Auburn Barbecue is located in Poncey-Highland at 656 N. Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306 and in McDonough at 1828 Jonesboro Rd., McDonough, GA 30253. For more information, visit Stay connected on Instagram and Facebook at @sweetauburnbbq. 

Dantanna’s Delivers Steak, Sports and Spirits this Father’s Day

If Dad needs a day off from grilling out this Father’s Day, take him to Dantanna’s for bottomless brunch or a sizzling steak dinner. An Atlanta dining institution founded by restaurateur David Clapp and named after his children Dan and Anna, the go-to destination for sports, steak, and cigar enthusiasts is making sure this Father’s Day is the best one yet. Starting the all-day affair strong with brunch at noon and ending with dinner, served until 9 p.m. on Sunday, June 16th, Dantanna’s will have the U.S. Open, Atlanta Braves matchup and much more on its flatscreen TVs located throughout the dining room, bar and on the dog-friendly patio. Hungry dads can indulge in hearty brunch favorites like biscuits and gravy, chorizo skillet, and shrimp and grits, or choose from their all-day menu featuring braised beef short rib, lamb chops, cowboy-cut ribeye, and more. Dantanna’s is located at the Shops Around Lenox, 3400 Around Lenox Dr. Suite304, Atlanta, GA 30326. For more information or to make a reservation, visit or call 404-760-8873. Stay connected on Facebook at and on Twitter and Instagram @dantannas.

Dine with Dad at ENZO Steakhouse & Bar 

Savor every moment with Dad this Father’s Day, Sunday, June 16th, by making ENZO Steakhouse & Bar a part of the weekend. Whether it’s indulging in signature brunch favorites or enjoying dishes from their extensive dinner menu, the modern Italian steakhouse will make sure this Father’s Day is one of the best. Spoil him with signature and seasonal offerings boasting bold flavors, including hand-made pasta dishes, choice cuts of steaks, chops, fresh seafood and more. Not only can you share a memorable meal, but give him a gift that keeps on giving: an ENZO gift card that he can use towards meals and events such as ENZO’s Bourbon and Cigars on Thursday, June 27th, 2024. ENZO Steakhouse & Bar is located in the Town at Trilith at 300 Trilith Pkwy, Suite 230, Fayetteville, GA 30214. For more information, visit or call (770) 756-9188. Stay connected on Facebook and Instagram at @enzoitl. 

Give Dad an Un-Fore-gettable Father’s Day at Boone’s 

Create lasting memories this Father’s Day, Sunday, June 16th, at Boone’s while enjoying delicious bites, frosty, local beers and a stunning view of Bobby Jones Golf Course. Treat Dad to a few rounds on the award-winning, public golf course, or skip the green and relax at the neighborhood dining spot while enjoying new American cuisine from classic brunch and lunch favorites to seasonal and signature dinner offerings. Families and friends can toast to dads with a specialty beer – Tucker Brewing Co. Boone’s Light Lager or Firemaker Brewing Company’s Calamity Jane Golden Ale, or with any of Boone’s seasonal cocktails or award-winning wine offerings. Boone’s is open to the public and is located at Bobby Jones Golf Course at 2205 Northside Dr. NW, Atlanta, GA 30305. For more information, please call 770.835.4267 or Stay connected on Instagram and Facebook @boonesatl.

Treat Dad to a Father’s Day Feast at Tio Lucho’s 

It’s no surprise Tio Lucho’s, named after Chef and Owner Arnaldo Castillo’s late father, will be serving an unforgettable Father’s Day special for all the dads out there. In addition to his full menu of authentic Peruvian-inspired fare, the James Beard Award-nominated chef (and brand new dad) will have a mouthwatering bone-in Big Daddy Ribeye on the menu, a 16 oz bone-in cowgirl ribeye, with fingerling potatoes, huancaina, salsa parrillera and garden salad. To wash it down, select any of their Tio’s signatures or Peruvian classic libations for a perfect pairing. Guests are encouraged to end the meal on a sweet note with treats from their new dessert menu created in collaboration with celebrated pastry chef Claudia Martinez of Miller Union. Find Tio Lucho’s in Poncey-Highland at 675 North Highland Avenue NE, Suite 6000, Atlanta, GA 30306. For more information, visit or call (404)-343-0278. Stay connected on Instagram and Facebook at @tioluchos. 

Give Dad a Day of Relaxation at Utopia Foot & Shoulder Massage

If Father’s Day calls for the gift of rejuvenation, Utopia Foot & Shoulder Massage is ready with an ideal and affordable intown escape for all dads. Located in Grant Park, Utopia has become known for its calming environment, unparalleled service and ability to melt away stress. With a special package available from Friday, June 14th to Sunday, June 16th, Utopia is treating dads to a Father’s Day Package that features a 60-minute massage, 10-minute scalp massage, and foot detox for just $75. For fathers who prefer to book a specialty relaxation experience, gift certificates are also available along with a variety of wellness products to continue the tranquility at home. Utopia Foot & Shoulder Massage is locatedat 465 Boulevard SE Suite 106A, Atlanta, Georgia 30316. For more information or to book online, Stay connected on Facebook at and Instagram at @utopia_footshouldermassage.