Father's Day Planner

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

Updated: May 30, 2008


Obrycki's Crab House

1727 E Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21231

Steamed crabs and beer--at one of Baltimore's notable crabhouses--are a sure fire hit for Charm City dads.

Espn Zone

601 E Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21202

Sports-minded dads can check out scores or watch the game at this sports-fanatic's paradise.


231 S High St, Baltimore, MD 21202

Dine family-style on scrumptious cacciatores, marsalas and parmigianas of chicken, sausage or seafood.

Captain James Landing

2127 Boston St, Baltimore, MD 21231

Want crabs by the Bay? This floating crabhouse is the closest crab-loving dads will come.

Shula's Steak House

101 W Fayette St, Baltimore, MD 21201

Bring dads with big appetites to dine on big and bigger steaks, from 16 to 48 ounces.

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

4322 Boy Scout Blvd., Tampa, CA 33607

From chicken to filets, even hard-to-please fathers will find something to satiate their picky palate at this comfortable-yet-upscale venue.


Babe Ruth Birthplace Museum

216 Emory St, Baltimore, MD 21230

Dads and their sports-loving munchkins get in for $3, the cost of a child's admission fee.