Father’s Day is just around the corner. Plan the perfect day for your dad at one of these amazing places for the special day.

Vredenheim Animal Farm

Take your father on a Big Cat experience at Vredenheim Wildlife & Winery. On Father’s Day, dad will receive a complimentary tractor ride and free entry into the farm.

Time: 9pm – 4pm
Cost: Free entrance and tractor ride at Vredenheim Animal Farm; R63 for the Big Cat experience (normally R70).
Where: Vredenheim Farm, Stellenbosch
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +27 (0)83 391 5510

A Touch of Madness

Book a table for four or more and you’ll get a jug of the “Drunken Donkey” (a Summer Ale that’s brewed exclusively on the premises) to share. This venue is unique and festive, and is a great place to take your father for a relaxing lunch.

Time: 12am–5pm
Where: A Touch of Madness, 12 Nuttall Road, Observatory
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +27 (0)21 447 4650

Cape Town Comedy Club

Spend an enjoyable evening at the Cape Town Comedy Club, where the tickets are cheap and a shot of tequila is only R15! And during happy hour, they’re even cheaper!

Cost: R60
Happy hour: 6 – 7pm
Dinner: from 6pm;
Show starts at 8:30pm
Where: The Pumphouse, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town
Email: [email protected],
Phone: +27 (0)21 447 4650

Radisson Red

You can expect more than just the perfect beer and braai at Radisson Red this Father’s Day. There’s also a live rock band, specially themed gifts for dad, whole chickens straight off the grill and a Jack Black-branded beer station.

Cost: R250 per chicken off the braai, with inclusive sides.
Where: Silo 6, Silo Square, V&A Waterfront
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +27 (0)87 086 1578

Radisson Blu

The Ghilbi Bar at the Radisson Blu Hotel is pulling out all the stops to host dad this Father’s Day. Upon arrival, Light Blu Lager will be available, and then scoot over to the rooftop braai. The entire family is invited and early bookings are required for either the 12pm or 4pm braai.

Cost: R295/pp
Where: 22 Riebeek Street, Cape Town
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +27 (0)21 467 4000

HQ Restaurant

Dig into a hearty 1kg steak or opt to dine from the signature a la carte menu. Every dad gets a complimentary Castle Lite Draught and dessert with their lunch.

Time: 11:30am – 5pm
Cost: Lunch starts at R65
Where: Heritage Square, 100 Shortmarket Street, City Centre, Cape Town
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +27 (0)21 424 637

Big Easy Durban

The Big Easy in Durban have planned a special Father’s Day lunch. Spend the day treating your dad.

Cost: R325/pp
When: 12pm – 2:30pm
For bookings, phone: 031 336 8166
Where: Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els, 12-14 Walnut Rd, Durban

Supper at Club Motown

Club Motown’s buffet menu is guaranteed to fill everyone in the family while enjoying some fantastic DJ’s for entertainment.
Cost: R100 for Adults, R45 for Children under 10 years of age
When: 2pm – 00:00am
Where: Club Motown, 166 Bluff Rd, Durban

The Durban Country Club

Join the Durban Country Club for a Father’s Day brunch, where they have all your favourites covered.

Cost: R235 for Guests, R189 for Members (this fee is also charged to guests of members), R115 for Children
When: 10am – 2:30pm
For bookings, phone: 031 313 1777
Where: Durban Country Club, 101 Isaiah Ntshangase Rd, Durban

Kloof Country Club

Treat your dad to a Father’s Day lunch buffet at the Kloof Country Club. The whole family can be entertained by Four5Seconds. Booking is essential.

Cost: R179 for Adults, R89 for Children (carvery option), R55 for Smaller Children (includes mini-party set-up with activity and sweet treats)
When: 1 – 4pm
Phone: 031 764 0555
Where: Kloof Country Club, 26 Victory Rd, Durban

Pop-Up Society

Pop-Up Society have just launched a new menu. Enjoy a wide variety of (affordable) food to suit every dad’s taste.
When: 10am – 7pm
Where: Pop-Up Society, 132 Helen Joseph Rd, KZN

uShaka Marine World

Celebrate Father’s Day with a fun family trip to uShaka Marine World. Enjoy the Sea Animal Encounters Island Snorkel Lagoon for only R50, or receive a free combo ticket into Seaworld and Wet ‘n Wild.

When: Mondays – Sundays, 9:00 – 17:00
Where: 1 King Shaka Avenue, Point
Phone: 031 328 8000

Canopy Tour

The Magaliesberg Canopy Tour is an eco-friendly adventure activity, that takes you on a 2,5-hour journey through one of the most picturesque gorges of the second oldest mountain range in the world.

Cost: R1 525
When: 9am – 5pm
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 011 492 1740
Where: Mount Zion Properties Investments, 20 Albert St, Marshalltown, Johannesburg

The Devonshire Hotel

Treat your father to a special braai, consisting of pot bread, potjie, and many other options.

Cost: R299 for Adults, R239 for Pensioners, R149 for Children under 12 years of age
When: 12pm – 3pm
Email: [email protected]
Phone011 339 5611:
Where: Devonshire Hotel, C/o Jorissen Ave & Melle St, Braamfontein

Toadbury Hall

Spoil your father by letting him sit back and enjoy the two favourite things in a man’s life; his family and braais.

Cost: R285 for Adults, R142.50for Children under 12 years of age
When: 11:30am – 3pm
Where: Toadbury Hall Country Hotel, Plot 64, Beyers Naude Drive

Four Meat Spit Braai

Celebrate this Father’s Day with a Greek-inspired four meat Spit-Braai at InnJoy Boutique Hotel.

Cost: R265 for Adults, R135 for Children between the ages of 4 – 12 years old
When: 11:30am – 3:30pm
Where: Inn Joy Boutique Hotel, 1033 Shirley Rd, Gauteng


Race your dad at Compu-Kart. Enjoy a lunch and cooldrink to end off an adventurous Father’s Day.

Cost: R50 – R200
Where: 2 Drakensberg Road, Longmeadows West Business Park, opposite Greenstone Shopping Centre, Edenvale
Phone: 011 608 1374

From your Friendly Neighbours at OurHood.