Ideas For Father's Day In Brighton

He's scorned you for your messy room and moaned that you've got the telly on far too loud, but he's also the first person to slide you a tenner or pick you up after a night on the tiles. This year, treat your dad to an afternoon designed just for him. Whether it's a Sunday roast or a brewery tour, take a look at our guide to things to do in Brighton on Father's Day.

Last edited by Kiera Chapman

Last updated on 3rd July 2024




Easy Tiger @ The Hampton

Brought to you by the team behind the Pond and Cafe Cardamom director Chef Sabu Joseph, Easy Tiger at The Hampton is a luxurious space for mouthwatering Indian fare. You and your dad can delve into sumptuous plates of sweet potato coconut curry, chicken biriyani, slow-cooked yellow split-peas and much more. You'll also find premium craft beers and natural wines aplenty here, with a relaxed outdoor space to dine on as well.

Sunday Roast Pubs in Brighton

There's no better way to celebrate Father's Day than with a traditional roast dinner, and believe us when we tell you that Brighton has got some top-tier Sunday lunches up for grabs. From cosy, old-fashioned pubs like The Victory to modern twists from restaurants such as The Mesmerist, you can find plates loaded up with juicy cuts of meat, fluffy Yorkshire puddings and a whole host of veggies all across the town.

Freemasons

Head over to Hove for a hearty meal at Freemasons, a striking Grade-II listed building that's earned its title of the Masonic capital of Sussex over the last 100 years. Expect traditional gold gilding on the outside, contrasting with modern interiors full of bright colours and quirky artwork. As for the menu? You and your dad can devour everything from jackfruit tacos to sriracha honey chicken wings and loaded fries, courtesy of street food brand Dunk'd.

Sixes Brighton

Looking to try something a little different this Father's day? Then check out Sixes, a quirky activity bar where the whole family can try out augmented-reality cricket. There are two indoor batting nets and three on the beachfront, with a spacious outdoor terrace and vibrant, colourful interiors. And after your game? Be sure to tuck into scrumptious bites from the restaurant - we're talking truffle pizzas, Indian-inspired smash burgers and cheeseburger loaded fries.

The Gather Inn

Found in a scenic location on the edge of Hove Lagoon and the seafront, The Gather Inn is a family-owned space boasting two bars and outdoor space too. Take in the views while enjoying a drink, or grab a family meal from the Sunday menu, including slow-cooked beef brisket, crispy pork belly, vegan Wellington, and lemon and thyme chicken supreme. All roasts are served with garlic and rosemary roast potatoes, honey-roasted parsnips and carrots, braised red cabbage, tenderstem broccoli and plenty of rich gravy.

Med Brighton

Nestled in the heart of The Lanes, Med is a top choice for Father's Day dinner. They serve a range of modern, international small plates such as beef tartare with roasted bone marrow, burrata on a bed of artichoke, smoked mackerel croquettes and much more. Finish up with Basque cheesecake or chocolate orange truffles, all washed down with one of their 70 wines from across the world, a cocktail or local beer on draft.

Nostos

Nostos is a bright, airy venue that has won multiple awards over the years, serving up enticing Greek food from its Hove location. They use the finest seasonal, local ingredients to create delicious eats like grilled octopus with fava bean puree, classic or vegan moussaka and feta wrapped in filo pastry. Even better? You can enjoy gorgeous sunset views from their outdoor terrace, with a cocktail or two to boot.

Ohso Social

Situated right on the beachfront, Ohso Social is a pretty idyllic spot to spend your Sunday afternoon in. Look out over the sea with a pint in hand, or head inside for pretty pastel interiors. You can tuck into tasty dishes such as pulled pork nachos, Thai green curry mussels and plant-based burgers while you're here, or why not try their breakfast and bubbles offer - for bottomless prosecco with your meal. 

Pizza Pilgrims Brighton

The Full Pilgrimage £29.50 per person and 1 other offer

Want to treat your dad to a delicious meal? Then there's nowhere better to take him than Pizza Pilgrims, where you can get your hands on cheesy slices topped with everything from spicy nduja to truffle ricotta, with the option to personalise your pizza as well. There are plenty of beers and cocktails to pair with your meal, and this Father's Day they're even showing England's first Euros match - what better way to end Father's Day?

6 Gorgeous Walks For Father's Day

Does your dad want to work off that bottle of red? Whether you fancy a seaside ramble or South Downs hike, check out our guide to gorgeous walks in the town and surrounding areas. Not only will you get incredible views along the way, but you'll also enjoy a breath of fresh air or wind down on a Sunday afternoon.

Earth & Stars

With a knockout Sunday roast and a range of other tasty eats, Earth & Stars are coming in strong in Brighton on Father's Day. Settle in for a cosy afternoon of eating at this North Laine beauty, topped off with craft beers and meat with all the trimmings. 

Mowgli Brighton

After a delicious Father's Day menu in Brighton? Luckily, Mowgli are cooking up a mouthwatering four-course meal for just £35 per person, which also includes a beer each from their Tiny Rebel range. This gorgeous restaurant is known for its hanging ropes, fairy lights and authentic Indian street food, and that's exactly what you'll find on your table this June. Think yoghurt chat bombs, gunpowder chicken, tiffin boxes and much more, all designed to be shared.

The Wine Cellar Brighton

Is your dad a fan of vino? If so, then The Wine Cellar Brighton is the only place to take him this Father's Day. This sophisticated spot can be found in North Laine, offering some of the best wine tastings in the area. There are three different options to choose from, including a vegan tasting, giving you the chance to try five bottles from across Europe - paired with tasty artisan cheeses and local meats.

The Cow

Quaint, charming and relaxed, The Cow is a prime place for Father's Day shindigs. Make your way to this Seven Dials boozer where you'll find a roster of roast dinners and hearty burgers. If you're thirsty, then try out its craft beer or spirits selection.

Tutto

Restaurant Tutto is making sure you can experience authentic Italian dining culture this Father's Day, centred around the joy of feasting with loved ones across a generous Sunday sharing menu called Domenica. This showcases both popular dishes and exclusive Sunday items, including risotto, squid ink tagliatelle, and roasted porchetta with 'nduja gravy, leafy brassica with chilli butter, and roasted garlic parmesan potatoes.

i360 - Sky Bar

Want to impress your dad with unbeatable views of the town? Then take him to the i360 Sky Bar, the world's first vertical cable car that's brought to you by the brains behind the London Eye. Nestled between Brighton and Hove, this iconic structure promises 360-degree views of the beachfront, The Lanes and beyond, with a fully-stocked bar serving Champagne and beers from 450 feet above ground level.