Father’s Day in Melbourne: Things to do and dining options in 2021

Get Father’s Day right this year with the best entertainment and eatery options to enjoy at home on 5 September.

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Father's Day is officially making its way around for another year of celebration.

As a result of the Melbourne COVID-19 outbreak, Father's Day will have to be celebrated at home this year.

From takeaway and delivery meal options to the activities you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home, read on for a complete itinerary.

Our top picks for breakfast and brunch on Father's Day

Coventry Pantry

Coventry Pantry from Groupon

Start the day with chilli scramble, buttermilk pancakes or salmon crumpets this Father’s Day at Coventry Pantry.

  • Inclusions: Breakfast with tea or coffee
  • Location: 35 Coventry Street, Southbank
  • Price: $29 for 2 people or $59 for 4 people
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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Edwins Cafe

Edwins Cafe from Groupon

Leave breakfast to someone else this Father’s Day with a team of dishes including muesli, smashed avo on toast with eggs and so much more.

  • Inclusions: Breakfast with tea
  • Location: 60 Olympic Boulevard, Melbourne
  • Price: From $29 for 2 people
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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Our top picks for Father's Day lunch in Melbourne

Spice Nation

Spice Nation from Groupon

Can't do dine-in? Worry no more, you can grab this 3-course Indian meal for Father's Day lunch at Spice Nation.

  • Inclusions: Entree to share, main for each, dessert and soft drink
  • Location: 17 Burwood Highway, Burwood, VIC 3125
  • Price: $39 for 2 people or $78 for 4 people
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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Achelya

Achelya from Groupon

Fit for the whole family this Father’s Day, Achelya has metre-long Turkish mixed grills ready and waiting.

  • Inclusions: Metre-long mixed kebab grill
  • Location: 23 Aquitania Way, Docklands
  • Price: $49 for 2 people or $95 for 4 people
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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Black Label Grill

Black Label Grill from Groupon

For a lunch that’s sure to fill up the family, take your pick between big papa, vegelicious or chicken supreme burgers from Black Label Grill.

  • Inclusions: Burger with chips and soft drink
  • Location: 13 Centreway, Mount Waverley
  • Price: $15 for 1 person, $30 for 2 people or $60 for 4 people
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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Our top picks for Father's Day dinner in Melbourne

Bay Beach Pizza

Bay Beach Pizza from Groupon

Enjoy BBQ chicken or Mexican pizza from Bay Beach Pizza for a fuss-free and relaxing Father's Day dinner.

  • Inclusions: Medium-sized pizza and drinks
  • Location: 238 Bay Street, Port Melbourne, VIC 3207
  • Price: $10.50 for 1 person or $21 for 2 people
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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Chef David

Chef David from Groupon

Bring the sea to the dinner table without any of the fuss with a family-sized serving of grilled barramundi in a spicy sauce.

  • Inclusions: Family-sized 1kg grilled spicy fish with sides and rice
  • Location: 462 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne
  • Price: $52 for the family
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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Zafeera’s Fine Malaysian Indian Cuisine

Zafeera’s Fine Malaysian Indian Cuisine from Groupon

Zafeera’s is making sure you’ve got dinner sorted this Father’s Day with a selection of curry puffs, a main or curry and a choice of sides.

  • Inclusions: Malaysian takeaway meal
  • Location: 796 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy North
  • Price: From $48 for 2 people
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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Tiantian Kitchen

Tiantian Kitchen from Groupon

Chinese flavours are on the menu this Father’s Day with chicken corn soup, spring rolls, lemon chicken and Mongolian beef.

  • Inclusions: Takeaway Chinese meal
  • Location: 4/5-7 Clarke Street, Lilydale
  • Price: From $47.50 for 2 people
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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Mr Hide Bar and Grill

Mr Hide Bar and Grill from Groupon

Get a classic chicken or vegetarian parma on your plate this Father’s Day, courtesy of Mr Hide Bar and Grill.

  • Inclusions: Chicken or eggplant parmigiana with garlic bread
  • Location: 47 Barkly Street, St Kilda
  • Price: $56 for 2 people or $112 for 4 people
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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Paramount Egg House and Indian Restaurant

Paramount Egg House and Indian Restaurant from Groupon

From samosas to classic curries, send your taste buds to India this upcoming Father’s Day.

  • Inclusions: Takeaway Indian feast
  • Location: 884 Princes Highway, Springvale
  • Price: $48.50 for 2 people, $97 for 4 people or $145.50 for 6 people
  • Available for takeaway? Yes
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Our top picks for meal kits you can get delivered to your doorstep for Father's Day

Homemade Pasta Kit

Homemade Pasta Kit from RedBalloon

Impress the family with your culinary skills and prepare a homemade Italian meal from scratch. As an added touch, the kit comes delivered as a gift, which makes for the perfect surprise.

  • Inclusions: Homemade pasta making kit presented in a gift box with satin tissue and ribbons, pasta making machine, Molini pizza fine Italian flour, a bottle of Riparosso Illuminati, Don Antonio pasta sauce, a personal gift message and delivery
  • Cost: $149
  • Available for takeaway? This kit can be delivered to any address in Australia.
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    Homemade Spanish Paella Kit

    Homemade Spanish Paella Kit from RedBalloon

    Calories don't count when celebrating and there's no better way to go all out than digging into a dish of paella that can be prepared in the comfort of your home.

  • Inclusions: Paella kit presented as a gift with satin tissue and ribbons, paella pan, Spanish paella rice, paella spices, a bottle of Tocado Macabeo white wine, a bottle of Tocado Grenache red wine, a spatula, a personalised message and delivery
  • Cost: $139
  • Available for takeaway? This kit can be delivered to any address across Australia.
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    Homemade Ice Cream Maker Kit

    Homemade Ice Cream Maker Kit from RedBalloon

    Get creative in the kitchen with this kit that can make ice cream, sorbet and low-fat yoghurt.

  • Inclusions: Homemade ice cream maker kit, Cuisinart frozen dessert maker, salted caramel, chocolate liqueur, chocolate marshmallow, mango passionfruit sauce, 3 tubs of confectionery, recipes and instruction manual, ice cream scoop and delivery
  • Cost: $239
  • Available for takeaway? This kit can be delivered to any address in Australia.
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    Our top picks for experiences and activities for Father's Day

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