Whether the dad in your life is a foodie, golf fan, the style icon of the family or loves a novelty gift, here are some suggestions for a great Father's Day gift
It’s Father’s Day on June 21 so Time Out Dubai has compiled a few ideas for what to with or what to buy deserving dads.
Meydan Golf The ‘Unlimited Golf Wildcard’ is a summer offer that provides golfers unlimited access to The Track, Meydan Golf’s award winning nine-hole golf course. Customers can also avail the use of golf buggies free of charge and perfect their swing with access to the driving range. Five different tee positions, marked with horseshoe-shaped tee markers, naturally transform the course from a challenging 3,700 yards to a beginner-friendly 2,690 yards. Perks include a free dozen TaylorMade golf balls with every Wildcard purchase, unlimited free golf seven days per week from 6.30am to 11pm, plus all Wildcards are transferrable to any golfer at any time. For one month, pay Dhs1,250 for one card or Dhs2,000 for two. For two months it’s Dhs2,000 for one card or Dhs3,500 for two. For four months, it’s Dhs3,000 for one card and Dhs 5,000 for two. Book by calling +971 4 381 3733, or email email@example.com.
Little Things Get him a novelty gift from Little Things UAE. The store showcases items from the creation of new, young and talented artists from all around the world. Clockwise from top left; Big John Dhs230, Spray-can salt and pepper shakers Dhs11, Wood speaker Dhs330 and Desktop screwdriver Dhs126. Dubai Mall, Level 2, (between KidZania the cinema). Telephone 04 3322 105.
T.M. Lewin Buy him something nice from T.M. Lewin. Clockwise from top left, Casual check shirt Dhs235, Normal Shirt Dhs195, Casual Shirt Dhs235 and Pocket Square Dhs125. Stockists: • Dubai Marina Mall • Deira City Centre - 971 4 2500585 • Al Ain Mall
Fortnum & Mason Fortnum’s Father’s Day menu is valid from today until Sunday evening. In observance of Ramadan, it will only be served after Iftar. Get three courses for Dhs340 per person and enjoy: Welsh Rarebit with Roasted Tomato, Seared Wagu Beef fillet with Pan Roasted Baby Potatoes Sautéed Mushrooms & Béarnaise sauce, plus Fortnum’s Sacher torte with Vanilla Ice Cream & Warm and Chocolate Sauce. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai, www.fortnumandmason.com (04 388 2627).
Maui Jim Sunglasses For the cool dad, fork out Dhs1,318 for these Hana Hou shades by Maui Jim. This round, vintage inspired frame combines a popular sunglass shape from years ago with the advanced, modern technology of Maui Jim's patented PolarizedPlus2® lenses. They’re best suited to oval or triangle/heart-shaped face and use Monel metal, an extremely strong, corrosion-resistant alloy. Check out the contrasting temple tips. Maui Jim Sales Points in Dubai: Act Marine; Adventure HQ; Al Amal Opticals; Al Jaber Al Ghader; Al Jamil Opticals; Alpha Optical Trading; Aster Opticzone; Bin Yousif Optics; Caballo Optical Trading; Capital Opticians; Counter – Atlantis; Counter - Harvey Nichols; Dar Optics; Double bull optics; Dubai Creek Golf Club; Dubai Duty Free; Dubai Optical; Elite Sports Agency; Emirates Golf Club; Emirates Sports Store; E-Optics; Eye 2 Eye Optics Trading; Eye Boutique; Fairmont Hotel; Fashion Optics; Focus Optics; Future Optics Co; Go Sport Intime Trading; Iris Opticals; Jumeirah Golf Estates; Jumeirah International; Kefan Optics; La Moda Exclusives; Lunettes Lutfi Optical; Magrabi; Marina Optics; Mehdi Nasrollah Optical; Nafees Opticals; Ocean Active Optic; Opto magic; Optronix Opticals; Paris Gallery; Peace Optics; Pearl Gulf; Picnico General Trading; Conrad Hotel Dubai; Prime optics; Rafa Optical; Rivoli; Rodenstock Optical; Royal Adasat Opticals; Samar Optics; Shades Shades & Vision; Sight Savers Optics; Sport Land Middle East; Sun & Sands Sports; Sunspot Super Vision Optical; Swiss Optics; The Address Downtown; The Els Club; The Palace Hotel; The Stop-Over; Top Vision Optics; Vasan Eye Care; Visilab Optics; Vista Vision.
Reform Social & Grill, The Lakes On Saturday June 13, Reform Social & Grill launched their 1940s/1950s-inspired Gentleman’s Afternoon Tea. The menu, created by Head Chef Ryan Waddell, includes a selection of mini steak pie and pork & herb sausage rolls, plus sweet bites such as Yorkie bar brownies and pistachio Battenberg. Then dads have the option of a mighty leaf tea or coffee. Available 3pm-5pm, Saturday – Thursday for Dhs95. Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance via telephone or 04 454 2638/ firstname.lastname@example.org
Brooks Brothers For the slightly more casual dad go for Light Blue Shorts Dhs395, Dyed Chinos Dhs295, and Chambray Shirt Dhs295. • Deira City Centre - 971 4 2950159 • Dubai Festival City - 971 4 2329023 • Galleries Lafayette – Dubai Mall • Jashanmal Dubai Mall • Yas Mall – 971 2 5651947
BMW and Mini BMW Group, is offering a series of Father’s Favourites, from BMW and MINI tablet cases and cufflinks to weekend bags and a solar charger. AGMC Showroom, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai. Telephone: 04 339 1555
Tommy Hilfiger For the father who needs to stock up on all the necessities. Belt Dhs250, Bag Dhs2,095, Tie Dhs335, Shorts Dhs420. Mall of the Emirates: 04341 0260 Dubai Mall: 04339-8097