Father’s Day Round Up 2016

The London Helicopter’s Father’s Day PackageFLY UP & AWAY FOR FATHER’S DAY!

Leave The Crowds Below This Father’s Day With The London Helicopter’s Father’s Day Package With Free Gift!

Anyone looking to give their Dad a gift he will never forget this Father’s Day should look no further than The London Helicopter

http://www.thelondonhelicopter.com the only helicopter tour company to fly over the nation’s capital from a central London location. Fathers will soar into the sky for an experience they’ll never forget, from just £150 per person.

As an added extra, The London Helicopter will reward Dad with a commemorative solar-powered wooden helicopter toy as a memento of their jaw-dropping flight (19 June only).

The London Helicopter has established itself as one of London’s premier must-do experiences and is a must for anyone wanting to not only show their father appreciation, but show him a truly unique view of London – from the air.

Dads can soar above the River Thames, looking down on Hyde Park, Buckingham Palace, The Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Trafalgar Square, The London Eye and Shakespeare’s Globe. The uninterrupted panoramic views continue through London’s financial district, Tower Bridge, The Tower of London and The Shard.

There are three tour types on offer:

London Buzz https://www.thelondonhelicopter.com/routes/london-buzz/ : this central London adrenaline-fuelled flight that takes passengers up to 1,500 feet in just sixty seconds and offers 12 minutes of jaw-dropping panoramas from Chelsea to London Bridge.

London Sights https://www.thelondonhelicopter.com/routes/london-sights/ : the most popular choice, this 18-minute flight offers all the amazing views of London Buzz, plus lots of additional landmarks, including the Tower of London, Canary Wharf, and Fulham Palace.

London Max https://www.thelondonhelicopter.com/routes/london-max/ : for that really special Dad who’ll want his family to share the fun. The ultimate treat and for those that want to travel like VIP’s then there’s only one choice to make. This exclusive journey takes up to six passengers on a 30 minutes trip from west to east over London and promises thrill after thrill and breath-taking views.

Bookings are now open for The London Helicopter Father’s Day flights on 19 June 2016.

http://www.thelondonhelicopter.com

BRITISH AIRWAYS UP, UP AND AWAY FOR FATHER’S DAY

British Airways is offering the perfect Father’s Day gift idea for dads wanting to unleash their inner pilot with a 20 per cent discount on its full-motion flight simulator experiences. The airline is offering the Father’s Day discount on gift vouchers booked by June 19, 2016* for use during the next 12 months.  The simulators, which are used to train British Airways’ 4,000 professional pilots, are the real thing and will make the perfect gift for would-be pilots.

Using cutting edge technology and graphics the state-of-the-art simulators give would-be pilots the opportunity to fly to and from more than 180 of the airline’s worldwide destinations, such as its new routes to Lima, Peru and San Jose in Costa Rica. All sessions are accompanied by an instructor and no previous flying experience is necessary. Flights in a Boeing 767 simulator are available at £319, reduced from £399 or in a simulated jumbo jet or Boeing 777 for £359, reduced from £449 per hour long session.

Gift vouchers are available for purchase at www.ebaft.com.

*Bookings must be made by June 19, 2016 using the promotional code DAD2016 to receive the 20 per cent discount. Flight simulator experiences can be made for available dates during the 12 months to the end of June 2017.  The experience starts with a full technical briefing from a pilot followed by an hour’s flying time in which you can land and take-off from multiple airports as well as cruising through blue skies. The full-flight simulators are located at British Airways’ Flight Training Centre near Heathrow.

CELEBRATE FATHER’S DAY AT BBC GOOD FOOD SHOW SUMMER, NEC, BIRMINGHAM
With the last day of BBC Good Food Show Summer falling on Father’s Day, why not treat Dad to a delicious day out at the UK’s best live food event. At this year’s show, guests can watch culinary heroes such as Michel Roux Jr and Tom Kerridge cooking live, as well as exploring the producers village which will boast a plethora of seasonal and artisan produce to take home. Alternatively, visit the show in advance to pick up the perfect Father’s Day gift: choose from a stunning collection of folded steel knives from Kin Knives, or pick up a The Homemade Curing Kit from Ross & Ross.
https://www.bbcgoodfoodshowsummer.com/

FOOD AND DRINK GIFTS

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

£40 per person | Reservations Required

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

 KANUKA

Luxury tea brand Kanuka (www.kanukatea.com) have a limited edition Father’s Day Temple of Heaven Gunpowder Tea Gift Set which comprises of a 125g loose gunpowder tea pouch, a silver tea strainer and a glass mug all of which is beautifully gift wrapped and only £19.50 with free nationwide online delivery.

Buy online: https://www.kanukatea.com/product/fathers-day-gift-set

CARLUCCIO’S

BBQ Special 

Balsamic Vinegar & Porcini Glaze, 150ml, £2.95

Salt & Herb Rub, 80g, £2.50

Antonio’s Pepolata Bottle, 200g, £3.95

Ultimate BBQ Hamper  

Carluccio’s BBQ Collections Hamper, £50, containing: Balsamic Vinegar & Porcini Glaze, 150ml;

Salt & Herb Rub, 80g; Antonio’s Pepolata Bottle, 200g; Lemon Oil, 1l, Planeta Red Wine, 75cl, and Carluccio’s Collection, Vegetables and Salads.

Italian Drinking

Biava Beer, 50cl, £3.50

Roen Pale Ale, 50cl, £3.50

Cappello di Prete, 75cl, £12

 Available to buy online http://www.carluccios.com and in-store

Premium tea for a premium Dad
This Father’s Day why not treat your Dad to a selection of premium teas from Hope & Glory. The Maharajah Collection, featuring Hope & Glory Assam and Hope & Glory English Breakfast Tea is fit for a king. Like their flamboyant namesakes of days past, these teas are lively, robust and renowned for their strength. Shop the Hope & Glory Maharajah Collection here:

https://www.thehopeandglory.co.uk/product-category/collections/maharajah/

Hawthorn’s Gin: the perfect gift this Father’s Day
Treat Dad to something special this Father’s Day with a premium bottle of Hawthorn’s Gin. The winner of the gold medal at the 2016 US World Spirits competition, over competitors such as Hendricks and Sipsmith’s, Hawthorn’s Gin is quickly becoming recognised as one of the world’s most superior gin brands. Zesty and bursting with botanicals, Hawthorn’s Gin is priced at only £20 a bottle, making it the perfect affordable gift. http://hawthornsgin.com/shop/

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 £30 + 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

EATING OUT 

Father’s Day Feast at Plum + Spilt Milk
Acclaimed destination restaurant Plum + Spilt Milk inspires celebration with its exquisite British dishes and thoughtful service. Designed by Mark Sargeant, the three course sharing Sunday roast menu will be served with goose-fat roast potatoes and seasonal vegetables and a complimentary bottle of wine for Father’s Day. Valid for tables of four of more people, the menu will cost £38.50 per person and be served from 11am until 4pm. http://www.plumandspiltmilk.com

Dads go free at OXBO Bankside
This Father’s day dads go free at OXBO Bankside, valid for bookings of 4 or more people for the bottomless Sunday Roast menu. Executive Chef Paul Bates will be serving a delicious menu, including an extensive choice of fresh market salads, fish, meat and vegetarian dishes, served from the chef’s Traders Tables, where guests are invited to help themselves to as many of the starters and desserts as they fancy.  For the main event, guests will be served the roast of their choice from Chef’s Open Kitchen. Enjoy all three-courses and unlimited Prosecco for only £40 per person (or £28 excluding unlimited Prosecco), with dads eating (and drinking) for free.  http://www.oxbobankside.co.uk

A bottle of Negroni for Dads at Blueprint Café
This Sunday 19th June, Blueprint Café are hosting a Father’s Day three course set lunch, priced £25 per person. As a special gift, dad’s will be given a bottle of Orange Crisp Negroni complete with a chargrilled Campari soaked orange to take home. For more information or to book please contact blueprintcafe@danddlondon.com
http://www.blueprintcafe.co.uk

Lunch, live music and a glass of Kir Royal at Skylon
Treat dads this Father’s Day to a three course meal at Skylon for £48 per person, accompanied by live music and a glass of Kir Royal on arrival. What’s more, the Skylon barmen will be showcasing their signature cocktails available at the bar throughout the day. Highlights from the menu include swordfish ceviche, pickled black radish, charred cucumber lime, chilli and coriander and saddle of rabbit, beignet of leg, braised baby gem, broad beans and mustard velouté. For more information or to book please contact 020 7654 7800 or email skylonreservations@danddlondon.com
http://www.skylon-restaurant.co.uk

A three course menu at Orrery by Chef Patron Igor Tymchyshyn
Celebrate Father’s Day in the heart of Marylebone at Orrery. Chef Patron Igor Tymchyshyn demonstrates his fine dining pedigree with a three course menu priced at £32.50 per person, boasting his signature dishes such as seafood ravioli, lobster bisque and Tournedos Rossini with sauce Perigourdine. For more information or to book a table please orreryreservation@danddlondon.com  or call 020 7616 8000.  http://www.orrery-restaurant.co.uk

A complimentary beer at Kensington Place
Kensington Place will give dad’s a complimentary beer with lunch this Father’s Day. Kensington Place will also be offering their special children’s menu, with crayons, colouring pictures and board games to keep the youngest family members entertained. For more information or to book a table call 020 7727 3184 or email kensingtonplace@danddlondon.com
http://www.kensingtonplace-restaurant.co.uk

Treat your dad to a lovely meal at Blachette, Soho
This Sunday, Soho favourite Blanchette have put together the ultimate treat for dads starting with a delicious Beef Wellington (a puff pastry parcel wrapping succulent beef tenderloin and smothered with mushroom duxelles) and a refreshing cocktail named ‘The Godfather’ featuring

whisky, Disaronno liqueur, orange bitters and an orange twist. http://www.blanchettesoho.co.uk/

An Exclusive Father’s Day Feast at Hunter 486 

Hunter 486, located within boutique hotel The Arch London, has created an exclusive new menu for Father’s Day (Sunday 19 June). The restaurant’s luxuriant setting, succulent meats and strictly seasonal produce will combine to provide all the ingredients for a delightful afternoon dedicated to dad.

The menu includes a real ale match for Dad and the whole family to enjoy. The menu offers an appetiser of English asparagus with crispy Burford Brown egg, tomato and herb dressing. To follow, succulent meats are cooked until perfectly tender in the restaurant’s stone oven. Diners can choose between roasts of beef, leg of lamb or Black leg free range chicken, all served with classic accompaniments. To finish, diners can enjoy a tempting gooseberry crumble with Chapel Down’s Curious IPA.

The Father’s Day menu is available for £26.95 per person, including a Curious IPA and three courses.

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

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

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

This Father’s Day why not take Dad to 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

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

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.

Wines include:

2011 Divin Croisille £25

Gran Clos Priorat Blanco £25

Domaine des Maréchaux Rosé 2014 Bordeaux France £12

Quinta dos Castelares Tinto £10

Humble Grape | 2 Battersea Rise | SW11 1ED

W: www.humblegrape.co.uk

T: 020 7583 1190

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

£20 tickets | reservations: residence@mr-foggs.com

Mr fogg’s Residence | 15 Burton Ln |London | W1J 6JD

Drams for Dads at Mac & Wild this Father’s Day

This year to celebrate Father’s day, London’s favourite Scottish restaurant Mac & Wild will be offering a complimentary dram of whisky on arrival for all fathers. Treat your dad to the finest highland roast and whiskies in town and make his day.

Dads will be able to dine on array of delicious dishes whilst sampling whiskies from all over Scotland. Dishes on the roast menu include Mac & Wild’s signature haggis pops, perfectly roasted chicken and highland venison all accompanied by seasonal vegetables and the biggest Yorkshire puddings in the west…end.

Father’s Day at Mac & Wild – 19th June 2016

Free dram on arrival for all dads

Mac & Wild | 65 Great Titchfield Street | London | W1W 7PS

Mr Fogg’s Safari Camp at Taste of London

This summer, the award-winning bar brand Mr Fogg’s will unveil a lavish 19th century colonial Safari Camp at the world’s greatest food and drink festival, Taste of London in Regent’s Park. From 15th June to 19th June 2016, Mr Fogg’s Safari Camp will serve a range of the finest World Class Drinks, complete with British-colonial style tents, taking guests on an exotic alfresco adventure in the first safari park to open in London. The Safari Camp will also boast an interactive Gin & Tonic bar, where a world-class barman will give a lesson in the fine art of concocting the perfect G&T, making it the ideal destination for Father’s Day!

Mr Fogg’s Residence | 15 Bruton Lane | London | W1J 6JD

Mr Fogg’s Tavern | 58 St. Martin’s Lane | London | WC2N 4EA

Tel: 0207 036 0608

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