We have the perfect dad-approved list of the best places to take your dad and the whole family when you’re staying at The Kingsford. Fill your bellies with delicious food, play golf or spend it relaxing with a cold beverage in hand.
1. Savour Homestyle Italian at Gino’s Restaurant
For over 40 years, Gino’s Italian Restaurant has been serving the same home-style classic Italian recipes that they have developed over the decades. Located a short distance from The Kingsford Brisbane Airport on the bank of the Brisbane River, this cozy restaurant is a popular local favourite and is always packed with couples and families.
What makes this the perfect place to bring Dad for Father’s Day? It’s the wonderfully friendly staff, quick customer service, and a mouth-watering menu. The atmosphere at Gino’s Restaurant is relaxed, comfortable and meals are generous and well priced.
Hotel guests of The Kingsford Brisbane Airport Hotel also receive a 20% discount for dining at the restaurant, which can be billed directly to their hotel room.
Opening Hours: Mon-Thu: 5PM-9PM, Fri-Sun: 5PM-9.30PM
Address: 468 Kingsford Smith Drive, Hamilton, Brisbane
2. Try Housemade Brews from Green Beacon
Green Beacon Brewing Co is home to award-winning craft beer. They have won numerous awards including Champions of Craft Beer Awards in 2016 for Medium Brewery and Specialty Beer and Trophy Winner for Champion Small Australian Brewery in 2017. It’s no wonder this place has become a dynamite location for a pint of craft beer.
This is our top choice for sharing a drink with Dad and the whole family. Located 5 minutes away from The Kingsford Brisbane Airport in Teneriffe, Green Beacon’s craft beer is known for their flavour, balance and consistency in quality. Feeling a bit hungry? They also have a delicious menu filled with fresh seafood and local produce from Queensland farmers and a Food Truck out the front. YUM!
Opening Hours: Mon-Sun: 12PM – 12AM
Address: 26 Helen Street, Teneriffe, Brisbane
3. Relaxing Day at Golf Central BNE
For our Golf loving dads, a day at Golf Central Brisbane is the perfect Father’s Day present.
Golf Central is a 17-hectare state-of-the-art golf entertainment complex centrally positioned within the Skygate precinct and only a 7 minute drive from The Kingsford Hotel.
Test your golf skills on the Toptracer Driving Range! Every bay is fitted with the world’s best ball tracking technology in golf, which means you record and monitor every shot. The driving range is an exhilarating and fun experience for all ages, for the entire family and for new and inexperienced golfers.
Opening Hours: Mon-Sun: 7AM – 10PM
Address: 40 The Circuit, Skygate, Brisbane Airport
4. Enjoy a Feast at Eat Street Northshore
If you have a dad that loves trying all different cuisines, then Eat Street Northshore is the perfect Father’s Day gift idea.
There are over 70 vendors at Eat Street, with delicious dishes from all over the world. You don’t have to travel that far, to eat dishes from Africa, Asia, Europe, North America and South America. Making it the perfect place for picky eaters, you’ll be able to choose where you want to eat or travel the food world.
Oyster lovers will absolutely fall in deep affection for the Oyster Bar, featuring the best Australian oysters from Tasmania, South Australia and Sydney. While those with a sweet tooth will surely go to bed happy with a huge selection of desserts including a chocolate fountain, fresh donuts and conuts (danish pastry cone filled with gelato).
Opening Hours: Fri-Sat: 4PM – 10PM, Sunday 12PM – 8M
Address: 221D MacArthur Ave, Hamilton, Brisbane