Father’s Day Extended—Where to Take Your Foodie Dad

Bask in the Old-Fashioned Comfort with Some of the World’s Oldest Restaurants

Special occasions are mostly celebrated in two ways—through simple, thoughtful traditions or grand gestures.


Know that Father’s Day celebration goes on until the end of June. Give your dad that much-needed break from all the stresses of life and work by bringing him to any of these well-known restaurants that will surely satisfy the foodie in him.

restaurantUnion Oyster House (Boston)
Opened in 1826, named as America’s oldest restaurant
Recommended: Broiled Fresh Boston Scrod
Address: 41 Union St, Boston, MA 02108
Phone: +1 617-227-2750

restaurantRuss & Daughters (New York)
Serves lox, herring, and other specialty appetizing foods since 1914
Recommended: Herring Fillet in Mustard and Dill Sauce
Address: 179 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002
Phone: +1 212-475-4880 ext. 1

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restaurantThe Black Bull Hotel and Tavern (Toronto)
Building was previously used for farming equipment in 1798
Recommended: Steamwhistle and Fish & Chips
Address: 298 Queen St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2A4
Phone: +1 416-593-2766

restaurantBlue Angel Restaurant (Sydney)
Running for over fifty years, serving the finest seafood and Wagyu beef
Recommended: Misto Crudo, Wagyu Carpaccio
Address: 223 Palmer St, East Sydney NSW 2010
Phone: +61 2 9380 5941

restaurantLuk Yu Tea House (Hong Kong)
Opened in 1933, considered as the oldest restaurant in Hong Kong
Recommended: Deep-fried prawns with milk and salted egg
Address: Hong Kong, Central, Stanley St, 24-26
Phone: +852 2523 5464

restaurantA La Petite Chaise (France)
Founded in 1680; inexpensive, authentic French meal
Recommended: Beef Fillet with Pepper Sauce, Formula 36
Address: 36 Rue de Grenelle, 75007 Paris
Phone: +33 1 42 22 13 35

restaurantRavi (Dubai)
Has been around since the late 1970s, famous for being one of the city’s “hidden gems”
Recommended: Qeema Karaila Fry and Beef Nihari
Address: Shop #245, Opposite Union Cooperative Society, Near Satwa Roundabout, Satwa
Phone: +971 4 331 5353

restaurantPoj Spa Karn (Thailand)
Tiny, 84-year old, considered one of Bangkok’s oldest restaurants
Recommended: Lemongrass Omelet and Sour-Sweet Gaang Sôm
Address: 10200, 449 Thanon Tanao, Sao Chingcha, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200
Phone: +66 2 222 2686

Poppies Restaurant (Bali)
Offering fine dining since 1973 with its welcoming ambiance of canopy flowers
Recommended: Guacamole
Address: Jalan Legian, Gang Popies I, Kuta, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361
Phone: +62 361 751059

Have you decided? Then know how to indulge in foreign cuisines like a local with these tips. Do you have other restaurants to recommend? Write them below!


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