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All Dad's love a burger right?! Well the chefs at Percy & Founders and The Lighterman have pulled out all the stops for Father’s Day (Sunday 18th June) next weekend (you're welcome).

Introducing the “Big Daddy” burger, available on Father’s Day only, at Percy & Founders and The Lighterman - with a signature twist from the chefs at each restaurant.

Percy & Founders “Big Daddy” Burger:

Cumbrian native breed beef patty, pork belly, crispy chicken with garlic aioli, cheese, gremolata, baby gem, tomato, pickled cucumber & skin-on-fries.

The Lighterman “Big Daddy” Burger:

Cumbrian native breed beef patty, pulled short rib croquette, cheese, crispy bacon, pickled red onion, smoked tomato aioli & thick-cut chips.

 

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Beer Buff Dad's from The London Beer Factory

This Father’s Day The London Beer Factory have created a special gift box including a selection of 24 craft beers hand picked from their craft beer brews. The gift box will feature favourites from the core and experimental pilot range, and will be delivered directly to his door. Dear dad will be amongst the first in the UK to sample the range in 360 degree can technology, allowing for the complete removal of the lid, enabling aromas and flavours to leap out of the can. The box will feature favourites such as The Chelsea Blonde and the Paxton Pale Ale as well as unique brews including the Wimbledon a cream ale infused with strawberries, a Champagne Beer and the Slow Red Ale.

This can be purchased as a subscription, and can be cancelled at any time |A case of 24 beers for ¡ê30 + postage and packaging | Purchased via http://www.thelondonbeerfactory.com/ as of the 23rd of May

The London Beer Factory | 160 Hamilton Rd | London | SE27 9SF
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Whiskey & Rococo Chocolate Father’s Day Masterclass at Barts

Chelsea’s hidden cocktail bar Barts is teaming up with luxurious chocolatier Rococo to host a special Whiskey & Chocolate Father’s Day Masterclass. Celebrate the day with Dad by sampling top notch whiskies from around the globe and indulge in specialty chocolate pairings. Barts’ world-class bar team will provide guests with an hour and a half of tip top tuition about the fine art of whiskey and chocolate pairing, talking through the tasting notes of each variety of whiskey and explaining in detail how each distinctly pairs with the rich flavours of the chocolate.
Loved for its quirky vibes and live 1920s jazz music, Barts is the ideal spot to spend the day with Dad with a whiskey tipple and chocolates in hand.

Father’s Day Masterclass
Sunday, 19th June 2016
4:30pm - 6:00pm
¡ê40 per person | Reservations Required

Barts | Chelsea Cloisters | 87 Sloane Avenue | London | SW3 3DW

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Bunga Bunga Presents a Special Father’s Day Il Porco Feast

This Father’s Day, spend your dough on Dad at Battersea’s hit Italian-inspired restaurant, bar and karaoke joint Bunga Bunga. On Sunday, 19th June enjoy, Il Porco, one of London’s most authentic Italian hog roasts with all the trimmings and homemade apple and cider sauce. Bunga Bunga’s talented head chef, Alexis de Naray, has conceived an extraordinary three-course feasting menu of pork delicacies that will leave Dad satisfied and content. To start, guests can tuck into a comforting starter that includes pig cheek, wild mushroom and white truffle arancin along with caramelised red onion home-baked focaccia and olives, followed by the one-of-a-kind hog roast that is ideal to share between the whole family. Grab your knife and pork this Father’s Day and tuck in!

Father’s Day Il Porco
Sunday, 19th June 2016
Reservations | www.bungabunga-london.com

Bunga Bunga | 37 Battersea Bridge Road | London | SW11 3BA

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Personalised Pies for Dad & Whiskey Tasting with Glenfiddich at Mr Fogg’s Tavern

Mr Fogg’s Tavern’s award-winning pies are becoming personal for Father’s Day. The Victorian inspired Pub, Gin Parlour and Salon in Covent Garden will be offering exclusive personalized pies for Dad on Sunday, 19th June when you book in advance. Surprise your lovely father with his initials on Mr Fogg’s Tavern’s famous beef and bacon or the scrumptious leek and potato pie. Reserve a table and send the reservations team your father’s initials by Thursday, 16th June. Mr Fogg’s Tavern is on hand to make it a Father’s Day to remember.

After lunch, head up the stairs to Mr Fogg’s Tavern’s intimate Gin Salon for a one-on-one whisky tasting with Glenfiddich brand ambassador and whisky connoisseur, Mark Thomson. Guests can look forward to a three whisky tasting menu and Mark will be on hand to explain the tasting notes and history of each unique variety.

Father’s Day at Mr Fogg’s Tavern
Sunday, 19th June 2016
Glenfiddich Whisky Tasting - 5:01pm - 7:01pm.
Reservations and Personalised Pie Orders | tavern@mr-foggs.com

Mr Fogg's Tavern| 58 St Martin's Ln | Theatreland | London | WC2N 4EA

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Celebrate Father's Day at Humble Grape Battersea

Looking for somewhere to take your wine loving Dad, then head to Humble Grape in Battersea and treat your father to a delicious meal of Confit Duck Cassoulet with smoked pancetta and chargrilled radiccio. On Father's Day Humble Grape will be offering four of its exclusive, hand crafted wines at a discounted rate, so you can really treat the old man.

Wines include:
2011 Divin Croisille ¡ê25
Gran Clos Priorat Blanco ¡ê25
Domaine des Mar¨¦chaux Ros¨¦ 2014 Bordeaux France ¡ê12
Quinta dos Castelares Tinto ¡ê10

Humble Grape | 2 Battersea Rise | SW11 1ED
W: www.humblegrape.co.uk
T: 020 7583 1190

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Father’s Day Glenfiddich Whisky Tasting at Mr Fogg’s Residence in Mayfair

This year to celebrate Father’s Day, award-winning bar Mr Fogg’s Residence in Mayfair will be hosting an intimate whisky tasting with Glenfiddich ambassador Mark Thomson. Guests will enjoy a three whiskey tasting menu and will have the opportunity to speak with Mark one-on-one about the tasting notes and history of each unique variety. It’s the ideal activity to experience with your Father on the special holiday.

Father’s Day Glenfiddich Whisky Tasting at Mr Fogg’s
Sunday, 19th June 2016
tickets | reservations: residence@mr-foggs.com

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What do real men want for Father’s Day? Afternoon Tea of course, so why not treat Dad to Afternoon Tea with a manly twist at Lancaster London on Hyde Park.

Priced at just £30 per head, the Tea includes ‘Dad Favourites’ such as Mini beef burgers, Leek and stilton tarts, and Honey roast ham with English mustard sandwiches, alongside classic Afternoon Tea delights such as Plain and raisin scones served warm, with homemade strawberry jam and clotted cream, and a selection of cakes and pastries and of course plenty of Tea.

Lancaster London, an iconic mid-century hotel, offers world-class hospitality in an unbeatable Hyde Park location. Proudly distinct, this London landmark commands unrivalled panoramic views across the capital’s skyline.

Lancaster London, Lancaster Terrace, London W2 2TY

Reservations on 020 7551 6000 or visit www.lancasterlondon.com

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Treat Dad to the best Roast Chicken in London this Father’s Day at Hunter 486

~Plus free unlimited Prosecco whilst you dine~

Fill your Father with fizz and succulent Roast Chicken at Hunter 486 in Marylebone this Father’s Day (21 June 2015).

The restaurant’s newly launched Sunday lunch menu offers several delicious ‘feast boards’ fit for sharing with the whole family, including a whole Roast Norfolk Black Free Range chicken, served with roast garlic, crispy roast potatoes, aioli, parsley & caper sauce and gravy, for two (£34) or four (£60) people to share. The Roast Chicken is cooked to tender perfection in the restaurant’s stone oven, which operates at a very high heat to cook meat and fish with astonishingly succulent results.

The hotel’s elegant design and warm atmosphere is the perfect setting for a long luxurious lunch, indulgent Afternoon Tea or dinner in the stylish Hunter 486 restaurant.

The restaurant’s newly launched Sunday lunch menu offers several delicious ‘feast boards’ fit for sharing with the whole family, including a whole Roast Norfolk Black Free Range chicken, served with roast garlic, crispy roast potatoes, aioli, parsley & caper sauce and gravy, for two (£34) or four (£60) people to share. The Roast Chicken is cooked to tender perfection in the restaurant’s stone oven, which operates at a very high heat to cook meat and fish with astonishingly succulent results.

The Roast Chicken is just one of the many stone oven specialities on the new menu, which has been carefully developed by Head Chef Gary Durrant at Hunter 486, with Henrietta Green; food and hospitality consultant, award-winning food writer and broadcaster. Henrietta is also a well known advocate of the local food movement, and author of the much loved book ‘A Food Lover’s Guide to Britain’.

Named after the 1950s dialling code for Marylebone, Hunter 486 has been designed with an air of nostalgic London glamour fused with contemporary touches. The restaurant features gleaming leather booths, blown glass chandeliers and statement artwork, plus an adjoining chic Salon de Champagne bar. The kitchen is delightfully open plan and airy, allowing guests to watch the skilled chefs at work amongst the gleaming selection of copper pots and pans suspended from the ceiling.

Light streams through the large windows, treating guests to a charming view of the neighbourhood mews, and come the evening, the softly lit restaurant is an intimate and romantic setting for dinner and drinks.

*Guests must order a minimum of a main course each to redeem the offer.

The Arch London, 50 Great Cumberland Place, Marble Arch, London W1H 7FD

For reservations, please call: 020 7724 4700 or www.thearchlondon.com

Cigar Club londonWinston Churchill. John F. Kennedy. Jack Nicholson. Great men and even greater cigars have always gone together, which is why Voltaire will provide the most exceptional Father’s Day gift for Dad this year. The legendary champagne & cigar bar in the City is launching its very own private cigar members club with access to a series of themed monthly cigar-tasting sessions with renowned specialist Hunters & Frankau, bringing back the gentlemanly golden era of retiring to the drawing room for an after-dinner smoke.

If he’s a Cuban connoisseur or the ultimate cigar aficionado, give the unique gift of an annual membership to Voltaire's Cigar Club.  For £69, Dad will receive: 10% off each total bar bill; his favourite tipple stocked behind the bar; a complimentary lighter or cutter; VIP invites to masterclasses and tastings; 10% off cigar purchases and future ticketed events with the first event at a discounted rate.  Purchases can be made direct at the bar or online at www.voltairebar.com

The following cigar masterclasses will take place in the coming months:

29th June – Champagne pairing

26th October – Chocolate pairing

30th November – Bourbon/Whiskey

From 6.30-8.30pm, the classes will make a cigar connoisseur out of anyone, to include a glass of champagne on arrival and a selection of canapés throughout the evening.  Guests will learn from the experts on how to identify the fabulous flavours, exotic aromas and inspiring ingredients of the best vintages the world has to offer alongside paired tastings with cigars and live entertainment with an exclusive discount for cigar purchases. 

Voltaire’s stylish cigar terrace provides the perfect backdrop for each evening and offers its own enviable collection of rolled Havanas – including Cohiba, Montecristo and Romeo y Julieta, alongside other famous marques.  Guests can make an informed selection to round off the evening, and enjoy their Cuban cigar with a perfectly matched wine, spirit or cocktail; recommended by one of Voltaire’s knowledgeable barkeeps. Tickets are priced at £35 per person but places are limited, so book now to avoid disappointment on 0207 438 8059 or hello@voltairebar.com

No smoke and mirrors here, this is the ideal Father's Day gift.