Daddy’s Day Out: Father’s Day Fun In Mumbai

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Image Credits: Martin Wagner (Maro-Video)
Image Credits: Martin Wagner (Maro-Video)

Last month, we celebrated Mother’s day; hope you enjoyed the activities we listed. Now it’s time to pay tribute to the unsung hero in the family, Dad! This Father’s Day, on 16th June, treat your Dad to something special. Here’s an inclusive list of gifting ideas and exciting activities.

GIFTING IDEAS

Gc Luxury Time Piece
Don’t wrist-watches add class to anything that you wear?  Let your Dad make an urbane fashion statement with this elegant luxury time piece by Gc, The Techno Class. The rose gold dial and leather strap contrast is amazing and the design is great too; trust us, he is so going to love you for this gift!
Where: Gc Boutique, Palladium
Price: Rs 40,250

@home Accessories
@home has a wide range of accessories that you can gift your Dad, from bar accessories to coat stands. My personal favourite is the Fiero Recliner; reminds me of those lazy boy chairs; after all, boys will be boys!
Where: @home stores across the city
Price: Fiero Recliner is Rs 13,900

High Street Phoenix
Make a trip to High Street Phoenix and take your pick from an exciting rage of knick knacks on the shelves right from pen holders and card holders to animal figurines and candle stands.
Where: High Street Phoenix, Lower Parel
When: Until 16th June, 2013 from 11am onwards
Contact: 22 43339999/22 24913515

Give your dad a wardrobe revamp this Father’s Day. Nautica’s new line of summer shirts is a great gifting idea. Make daddy pep-up his style quotient with Nautica’s denims, chinos and loafers.
Where: Nautica stores across the city and leading department stores

Mother Earth Accessories
Choose from a wide range of accessories including a cart seat and wooden coffee table, drawer unit, rocking chair, screwpine floor cushion, silk floor lamp and wood and steel wine rack. Make Dad feel special with these gifts.
Where: Mother Earth, Ghatkoper West
When: Until 16th June, 2013 from 11am onwards

CHOCOLATES
Pure Sin
Chocolates are an all-time favourite gift no matter what age you are. Gift your old man a box of sinful assorted chocolates from Pure Sin Chocolates; there’s a range of exotic flavours including Almond Rocks, Gianduja (Almond Mudpie), Chinoz (cinnamon dusted coffee), and nutty.
Where: Pure Sin Chocolates at G/5, Pilcourt 111, New Marine Lines
Contact: 022 2200 0268

Cocoa Trees
This premium range of dark chocolates from The Cocoa Trees includes brands like Duc d’O, Goldkenn, Anthon Berg and others; just the right gift for Father’s day!
Where: The Cocoa Trees, Breach Candy
When: 16th June, 2013 from 12pm onwards
Contact: (+91) 22 23612011

Go crazy with exotic flavours at Mad Over Donuts
Go crazy with exotic flavours at Mad Over Donuts

I totally love donuts and so this deal at Mad Over Donuts is a winner, for me. Gift your dad a box of donuts. There are so many yummy flavours, both sweet and savoury (don’t forget to pick the one with custard filling!); and these are 100 per cent eggless donuts so the vegetarians don’t have to worry!
Where: Mad Over Donuts outlets across the city
Price: Rs 200 for a box of 6 assorted donuts/ Rs 150 for a box of 6 regular or cinnaster donuts

FUN ACTIVITIES
Spa Treatment at CHI The Spa
Dads need pampering too! Let your Dad pamper himself a little this Father’s day. What better way to pamper him than a relaxed spa visit! Indulge him with a a 90-minute distressing therapy and a complimentary nourishing body mask/body exfoliation/face treatment.
Where: CHI The Spa, Shangri La Hotel
When: 16th June, 2013 from 9am to 10pm
Contact: 22 6162 8299

Relax with daddy at Mudraa Spa
Relax with daddy at Mudraa Spa

Mudraa Spa is another great place for daddy to relax. Gift him a Father’s day spa voucher. The best part is that if you take your dad along you can enjoy a 30 per cent discount on both your treatments.
Where: Mudraa Spa, Marine Drive
When: 16th June, 2013 from 10am to 10pm
Contact: 022 – 6634 6662 / 6634 6663

Rudra Spa has some good daily and monthly packages that your dad would love; massages, facials, and manicures and pedicures.
Where: Rudra Spa & Salon, Kemps Corner
Contact: +912223872530/2531/2563

Phoenix Marketcity is setting up a photo booth where you can capture some cool shots with your dad. There is a video booth too so you can record your special message for your dad; and yes, there is a chance to win some exciting goodies too.
Where: Phoenix Marketcity, Kurla
When: Until 16th June, 12pm to 8pm

DINING WITH DAD
Enjoy a sumptuous meal with your Dad at Fifty Five East, Grand Hyatt Mumbai. There are a variety of cuisines to choose from including Thai, sushi, Lebanese mezze, Indian and Western; spoiled for choice eh? I’m going to make my Dad try sushi; there are other options too like grilled tenderloin steak, spring vegetable paella, chicken and leek stroganoff. Ten there are desserts and you can wash these down with sparkling wines, margaritas, martinis, and beer.
Where:  Fifty Five East, Grand Hyatt Mumbai
When: June 16, 2013
Contact:  6676 1149

There is nothing like a lazy brunch on a Sunday. Take Daddy for a feast at Le Pain Quotidien and enjoy a great conversation over unlimited food and drink. There’s so much to eat including breakfast dishes, soups & salads, main courses & desserts. Add to that free flowing alcohol, with fresh home-made cocktails, sangria, Indian wine, beer and Indian-made foreign liquor. A 20% discount brunch voucher will be gifted to Father’s who have the brunch on 16th June; this voucher can be redeemed on a subsequent visit within a month. There will also be a 25% discount on Barista, for children who accompany their father for the brunch.
Where: Le Pain Quotidien, Bandra Kurla Complex
When: 16th June, 2013
Price: Rs. 1450 + taxes per person for alcoholic brunch/ Rs. 1250 + taxes per person for non alcoholic brunch/ Rs. 900 + taxes for children below 12 years of age
Contact: 02266431617

Enjoy Sunday brunch at Pondichéry Café. You and Dad can sip on some Champagne while the live food counters whip up the most delicious French, Indian, Oriental, Mediterranean and Continental dishes. There is unlimited sparkling wine, beer and fresh fruit vodka Martinis too. Children under 12 years of age will not be charged and those between 13 to 17 years can enjoy a 50% discount.
Where: Sofitel, Bandra Kurla Complex
When: 16th June, 2013 from 12pm to 4pm
Contact: +912261175115

One on One Free Drinks at Le Cafe
One on One Free Drinks at Le Cafe

Enjoy drinks with dad at Le Café, Moksha or Astrix. There is a One on One Free offer on a range of refreshing beverages.
Where: Le Café, Moksha or Astrix, Chembur
Contact: +91 22 2528 1544

Have a yummy meal at Seven, one of Mumbai’s favourite all day dining restaurants. There’s loads of delicious dishes and drinks to choose from. Don’t forget to guzzle down the special rum and whiskey based cocktails.
Where: Seven the all day dining restaurant, Shangri La Hotel
When: 16th June, 2013 from 1230pm to 4pm
Contact: Rs 2,250 ++ (without alcohol)/Rs 3,800 ++ (with alcohol)

Blend food with fun at Out of the Blue. There is a special Father’s day menu including delish dishes like Crab Wellington, Eggplant Spaghetti Parmigiana, and Rum infused Ginger and Raisin Crumble Pie. Look out for the Fortune Wheel Idea while you’re there. You can also get a caricature of you and your dad, done.
Where: Out of the Blue, Bandra
When: 16th June, 2013 from 1230pm to 4pm
Contact: 022 2600 3001
Price: Rs 575 plus taxes for a 4-course meal. Alcohol Packages at Rs 499 plus taxes

Feliz Día Del Padre at Escobar
Try out some fine dining with daddy, at Escobar; there’s clay oven roasted cheesy chicken, bruschetta pomodoro, basil chicken, provolone and wild pepper pizza, dill and mustard Vietnamese bassa with lemon butter, veg green Thai curry with steam rice and scrumptious desserts such as chocolate ecstasy, blueberry cheesecake and tiramisu. You can wash these down with unlimited domestic spirits and cocktails.
Where: Escobar, Bandra
When: 16th June 2013 from 730 pm onwards
Contact: 022-42760000/ 26407070
Price: Rs 1,899 per head all inclusive

Yummy Wraps at Pico Express
Yummy Wraps at Pico Express

Pico Express is another great place to be this Father’s day. They’ve got these amazing quiches, salads, sandwiches, lasagna and other delicious dishes. Also their desserts are great; don’t forget to try their Chef’s favourite Espresso Chocolate Torte! What’s better is that you get a flat 30% discount on food items if you dine with your dad at any of their outlets in the city.
Where: Pico Express outlets across the city
When: 14th to 16th June

Drop by Pizza Metro Pizza this Father’s day and celebrate with daddy, Italian style! In Italy, Father’s day is really big. The restaurant will create that same atmosphere at their outlets with Festa Del Papa. Bite into some yummy pizzas with meatballs, sweet peppers, salame, black olives and more. Don’t forget to try their Super Daddy Pizza; you can customise it to suit daddy’s taste buds! There are great options for a la carte too.
Where: Pizza Metro Pizza, Bandra
When: 16th June, 2013 from 12pm to 3pm and 6pm to 1130pm
Contact: 022 6599 3333/022 6599 3334
Price: Rs 595 plus taxes for a 12-inch Super Daddy Pizza

We’d love to know how you pampered your old man!

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Idealist. Feminist. Brevity advocate. Tries to read and write as much as she should. Loves KFC and cola.