Want to treat Dad to a Father's Day meal?
Here are suggestions from two downtown restaurants and two area state parks for Sunday, June 15.
Broad Street Grille at The Chattanoogan, 1201 Broad St., will serve up a Father's Day Brunch created with dads in mind. On the menu are rotisserie prime rib, hickory-smoked baby back ribs, grilled salmon, loaded potato salad, breakfast items, salads and desserts. Service is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Cost is $21.95 for adults, $11.95 for children 7-12. Kids 6 and younger can eat for free from the children's menu. Reservations are requested; call 423-424-3700 or go online to www.broadstreetgrille.com. Complimentary valet parking is provided.
Easy Bistro & Bar, 203 Broad St., is partnering with Chattanooga Whiskey for a Father's Day toast. Any dad dining at Easy Bistro on Sunday will receive, as a souvenir, a printed whiskey glass filled with a shot of whiskey. For more information, call 423-266-1121 or visit www.easybistro.com.
Meanwhile, Tennessee's eight state park restaurants, including two outside Chattanooga, will serve Southern-style Father's Day feasts.
"Our beautiful state parks are the perfect location to spend Father's Day," says Deputy Commissioner Brock Hill. "From hiking and fishing to golfing and boating, our parks offer a variety of activities to enjoy with the family after a great meal at the park restaurant."
Cumberland Mountain State Park will feature sliced roast beef and gravy, Southern-fried chicken, slow-cooked pulled pork barbecue and smoked chicken on the menu at its Homestead Harvest Restaurant.
Fall Creek Falls State Park will have fried chicken, meatloaf, smoked barbecue ribs and Southern-fried catfish among its offerings in Gaul's Gallery Restaurant.
Buffet service at both locations is from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. CDT. Cost is $14.95 for adults, half price for children 6-12. Beverages, tax and gratuity are not included.
Cumberland Mountain is taking reservations for parties of six or more for the scenic lower-level banquet room. Call 931-484-7186.
Reservations are not necessary at Fall Creek Falls. Call 423-881-5241 for more information.