Father’s Day Gift Guide in New Brunswick, NJ

The Father’s Day Gift Guide in New Brunswick

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JUN 16, 2021 to JUN 20, 2021
Father's Day Weekend


New Brunswick City Center
New Brunswick, NJ

Getting the perfect gift for the men in your life is difficult, especially when it’s the most important man: your dad. Forget the chocolates or tie and go local this year with New Brunswick's amazing shops, boutiques, and restaurants that fit your dad's personality the best! You'll find our ultimate Father’s Day gift guide in New Brunswick has just what he wants in spades.  

For the Foodie Dad

  • How about a Father's Day Brunch & Dinner courtesy of Delta's Restaurant on Dennis Street, where dad can eat that traditional to the not-so-traditional southern dishes and satisfy that comfort food craving that warms his spirit.
  • Keep it light and fresh with an all veggie and vegan menu courtesy of Veganized Restaurant on Elm Street. 
  • Explore all the fresh delights from the sea with their mouth-watering and innovative dishes from Salt Seafood & Oyster Bar, not to mention their variety of signature cocktails and revolving creative small plates, perfect for the entire family.

For the Alma Mater Dads

  • Rutgers alumni are some of the most passionate in the country and certainly, a new fitted hat or sweatshirt would get many uses as Rutgers Football kicks back up again in September. Why not head over to the Barnes & Noble at Rutgers offering a large selection of official gear for the men in your house who truly bleed scarlet. 
  • Dine at the Official Steakhouse of Rutgers Athletics and enjoy a hearty steak paired with a lengthy array of wines & cocktails from Steakhouse 85
  • Visit Old Man Rafferty's for their delicious brunch specials and dining experience outside under the sun with their classic menu that's been serving Rutgers students and fathers alike since 1984. 

For the Wine  & Whiskey Dads

  • Have dad try something truly unique from Roosterspin with their amazing cocktail list that's sure to please and one-of-a-kind Korean fusion foods, including their signature Always Double Fried® Chicken that is always a big hit!
  • If dad's a steak & whiskey kinda guy, then Stage Left Steak is the place for him this Father's Day. With signature cocktails and small-batch bottles on hand, he'll sure to love an amazing day out on their patio. 
  • And if dad's more a wine connoisseur, you'll have to step upstairs and introduce him to Catherine Lombardi's serving up authentic Italian cuisine foods paired with the most savory of wines. It's an evening he'll surely enjoy. 

For the Jazz Lovin' Dad

For the Sentimental Dad

  • Take dad back in time and go with the classic speakeasy-style cocktail spot, Clydz, world-renowned for their smooth atmosphere and even smoother drinks. 
  • Travel with your pops and explore the world on the edge of your seat with delectable eats from Destination Dogs, offering gourmet hot dogs & sausages inspired by global travel and paired with crafty cocktails. 

For the Well-Groomed Dad

  • Every dad loves a fresh cut & shave so treat him to a VIP Service from True Cuts Barbershop! He'll receive a rejuvenating black mask facial, shave and beard trim, and full haircut service just the way he likes it to keep him looking sharp this Father's Day! 
  • It is said, "Clothes Maketh The Man" and that is never more true than when you get a custom suit with a brilliant amount of fabric options from B. Nathaniel Bespoke Custom Clothier

For the Coffee-Loving Dad

  • There's plenty of coffee spots in New Brunswick to choose from but you've got to check out the gift options from Gloria Jean's Coffee on Albany Street. You'll find various roast flavors, mugs, gift cards, and a variety of options that's perfect for his daily routine or just stopping in for a quick start to the day or to wind down at the end of the week. 

For the Stressed Out Dad

  • Give Dad the ultimate relaxation and recovery gift at The Spa At The Heldrich  {10 Livingston Ave} in downtown new Brunswick with their Gentleman’s Day Package including an Aromatherapy Therapeutic Massage, Spa Pedicure,  and Classic Manicure. A few hours at The Spa and his stress will wash away. 

For the Beer Dads

  • New Brunswick has the best taverns, pubs, alehouses, breweries, and beer gardens around and you can Find Them All Here.
  • Make your plans now to enjoy The Frog and The Peach hosting a Bottomless Allagash White Brunch for Father's Day, not to mention their amazing menu and daily specials. 
  • Stop into Redd's Biergarten of New Brunswick to sample their traditional German beers along with a distinctive urban flair & delightful bites. 
  • Celebrating over 25 years of local beer brewing, Harvest Moon Brewery & Cafe is an excellent choice for the dads who love to support local Jersey breweries & try the newest and most intriguing taps in New Brunswick! 

For the Dad Who Needs to Relax

  • All dad jokes aside, your dad would love a night of laughs, and Stress Factory Comedy Club is hosting their annual Father's Day Concert & Show on Father's Day beginning at 2 pm, hosted by KISS FM’s Morning Show, TALENT. Get your tickets now from StressFactory.com.
  • Give dad the night off from cooking and let him stay home to watch his favorite shows and teams while still enjoying the deliciousness of classic cooking from Glass Woods Tavern at The Hyatt Regency, especially their famous Smokehouse Combo featuring slow-smoked brisket, half rack of ribs, and applewood smoked quarter chicken along with delicious southern sides.
Father’s Day Gift Guide in New Brunswick, NJ
Father’s Day Gift Guide in New Brunswick, NJ