Crate? They're a name we know you've heard of on the London beer scene, and now they're swinging open the brewery doors for your drinking pleasure this Father's Day. Join them on a tasting or premium tour of the brewery, all set along platters, drinks and insight aplenty.
Your Guide To Father's Day In London
We think Father's Day should be all about showing your old man just how much you care by treating him to a unique experience in London. It can take a lot of planning and worry to make it a special day for your dad, so we've helpfully put together a list of some fantastic ideas for you to try out. Give him a day to remember for years to come thanks to a list that promises everything from gastro pubs and beer experiences to wine bars.
Coming in at just £1 a ticket, not only could comedy be one of the most affordable options for something to do this Father's Day in London, it could well be the funniest. Join the Top Secret Comedy Club as they'll have your dad giggling, and wanting plenty more.
Treat Dad to something special this Father's Day in London with a behind-the-scenes sneak peek at how his favourite beer is brewed. Head to Fuller's Griffin Brewery in Chiswick for a day of fascinating tour talks and a tutored tasting of the brewery's finest ales.
There's all sorts of things to keep Dad interested this Father's Day at Meat People. From the delicious steaks through to the Grade-II listed Greasy Spoon restaurant, this is a lovely North London restaurant.
Does your old man favour a beer or two of a weekend? This East London microbrewery tour promises stops at five of London's most prominent brewers, including The Cock Tavern, Five Points Brewing Co, Redchurch Brewery and London Field Brewery. Think tastings, talks and plenty of beer this Father's Day in London.
With its huge beer garden sitting on the bank of the River Thames, The Gun is the ideal pub to take your dad to on Father's Day for an alfresco celebrations. If the weather isn't that great, there's also stunning private dining rooms and snug areas to enjoy a pre-dinner tipple before feasting on their daily specials fresh from Billingsgate market.
Offering a beautiful dining space and delicious dishes, this Fitzrovia restaurant is top spot for impressing your dad this Father's Day in London. Treat him to a selection of Indian tapas, or ply him with enough of their stellar cocktails that he insists on treating you.
A unique experience well worth checking out for a thoughtful Father's Day present, this tour of Southwark Brewery promises a showcase of the brewery's equipment, expert commentary and even take-home bottle once the tour has finished. For extra brownie points, take your Dad to the Southwark Brewery bar for a few post-tour drinks.
A definite way to put a huge smile on Dad's face this Father's Day is to take him to Islington's Brewhouse and Kitchen. Unlike conventional bars, Brewhouse conjures up all of its produce right in front of your eyes. Alongside boasting a compelling and diverse list of beers, it also offers guests the chance to book a Beer Experience Day, where you'll be able to try loads of different beverages and even create your own bespoke beers, exactly to your liking.
Dtich the Sunday roast and go for a meal at this Covent Garden hotspot, who will be serving up the usual mouth-watering Cuban dishes in a charming setting.
For a gift that will really hit the mark, take your dad out on the water for gorgeous views of the city and great selection of craft beers to sip on as you drift.
The Jugged Hare's walk-in 'wine room' makes it the ideal Father's Day venue for wine-drinking dads. With its focus on good quality, well cooked meat and penchant for taxidermy decoration, it's probably not one for vegetarians. Bring a more carnivorous Dad here and you'll be in his good books for at least a few months to come.
Bermondsey is one of the most popular areas in London for microbreweries. This expert tour of the neighbourhood's best, promises tasting sessions, expert talks and a showcase of the brewery's equipment. The perfect gift for any beer-loving Dad, this Father's Day gift also comes with a 'certificate of completion' to take home.
The Cow for a Father's Day is a venue that can solve all of your problems. Daytime activities are sorted with a wander around the nearby Olympic Park and last-minute presents can be purchased in Westfield Stratford. Then head on to the family-friendly, funky gastro pub for some classic British pub dishes and a great Sunday roast.