At Grooming Lounge, treat your father to an old-fashioned barber shave and more. At Kababji Grill, dad gets a free drink and get 15 percent off the entire tab. Photos courtesy of Kababji Grill and Glowimages/Corbis
25-Percent Off Brunch at American Tap Room
7278 Woodmont Ave., Bethesda, 301-656-1366; 1811 Library St., Reston, 703-834-0400
Take Dad to brunch at the Bethesda or Reston location of American Tap Room and savor such dishes as the Chesapeake Sunrise, a crabcake topped with two eggs sunny-side up. Mention The Washingtonian to save 25 percent off food purchases on Father’s Day, June 19. To get the deal, bring in this page from the magazine. Alcohol is excluded from the promotion.
$5 Discount on Smooth Ambler Liquor
Smooth Ambler is a new West Virginia–based brand that makes vodka, gin, and white whiskey, available exclusively from Benash Liquors. From now through the end of June, Washingtonian readers can get a $5 discount on any purchase—the average bottle price is $35. Use code “smooth8” to get the discount.
1351 Connecticut Ave., NW; 202-822-8999
Dad cooks behind the grill for you. Give him a day off. Bring him to Kababji Grill on June 19 and say the magic word—Washingtonian. Not only can he enjoy the Lebanese restaurant’s cuts of grilled meat, but you’ll get 15 percent off the tab, including alcohol, plus a free glass of wine or beer for the guest of honor.
$36 Discount on Grooming Lounge Spa Package
745 L St., NW, 202-466-8900; Tysons Galleria, 703-288-0355
Dad deserves pampering. Send him to the Grooming Lounge, a men’s barbershop and spa. Its Sexy Dad package includes a business manicure, barber shave, haircut, and complimentary travel-size Grooming Lounge face wash. The package, a $166 value (gratuity included), is available in June for $130 when you mention The Washingtonian at booking.
20-Percent Off Wolf vs. Goat Apparel
Mauro Farinelli is a local style icon—he has fitted the area’s finest at Saks Fifth Avenue, Denim Bar, and Farinellis. Now he has his own line of apparel for men, Wolf vs. Goat. Find Dad something that’s both fashion-forward and local with code “dcdads,” which gives 20 percent off all Wolf vs. Goat purchases in June.
$100 Discount on Scotch Locker Rental at Againn
1099 New York Ave., NW (entrance on 11th Street); 202-639-9830
Toast Dad with a private Scotch-locker rental at Againn gastropub. The downtown DC hot spot is offering the first ten Washingtonian readers who call a $100 discount on a locker rental, normally $500 a year or $1,500 for four. For an added touch, you can stock the private oak cubby—personalized with a nameplate—with his favorite vintage.
This article appears in the June 2011 issue of The Washingtonian.