Father's Day Planner

Forget the necktie. Our editors recommend top spots to treat Dad this year.

Updated: May 30, 2008


5 O'Clock Steakhouse

2416 W State St, Milwaukee, WI 53233

Huge helpings of top-quality steak at Milwaukee's oldest '50s-style supper club will bring a smile to Dad's face.

Packing House

900 E Layton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207

Three Brothers Bar & Rstrnt

2414 S Saint Clair St, Milwaukee, WI 53207

Treat Dad to roasted suckling pig, pepper-coated pork kabobs and Eastern European brew at this authentic, family-owned Serbian restaurant.

Mimma's Cafe

1307 E Brady St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Real Sicilian cooking in this classy Brady Street establishment will make Dad's day; reserve in advance for Sunday brunch.

Mader's Restaurant

1041 N Old World 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53203

Give Dad a classy German sit-down dinner complete with beer and bratwurst; Sunday brunch includes German and Eastern-European delights.

Mo's A Place For Steaks

720 N Plankinton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203

This Father's Day, give Dad what he's been craving all year: mouthwatering, top-notch steaks, fabulous service and Frank Sinatra.

Pieces Of Eight

550 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Give Dad a luxurious dining experience with picture-perfect lakeside views, bountiful seafood and a sumptuous champagne brunch.

Eddie Martini's

8612 W Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226

Celebrate Father's Day with fine steaks, seafood and '40s jazz music in a relaxing, old-school supper-club atmosphere.


Seven Stones Center For Wellness Llc

1924 N Farwell, Milwaukee, WI 53202

A spa treatment gift certificate makes a unique, much-appreciated Father's Day gift.

Neroli Aveda Salon & Spa

325 E Chicago St, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Pamper your pops with one of the many spa services for guys, such as a men's grooming facial or indigenous stone massage.

Men's Room Barber Shop

4423 N Oakland Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53211

Treat Dad to an upscale haircut and wet shave: buy him a gift certificate to this snazzy barbershop.


Milwaukee Zoo

10001 W Bluemound Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226

Dad can mingle with the animal kingdom--including the back-by-popular-demand life-size dinosaurs--with free admission on Father's Day.