For those who are still trying to find the perfect gift for Father’s Day, June 18, several Northwest Austin businesses offer numerous ideas that could suit any dad.
Domain Northside is promoting its new Men’s Row on Domain Boulevard, home to many stores catering to men. This Saturday, June 10, tech store b8ta is hosting its official grand opening party from 1-4 p.m. with free food, live music, giveaways and product demos.
Apparel store Filson is also hosting a Father’s Day Block Party on Saturday, June 10, offering free barbecue and cocktails.
Other Northwest Austin businesses with gift ideas for dad include:
Recently opened Advance Auto Parts, 1813 W. Parmer Lane, Austin, sells aftermarket auto parts for professional service customers as well as DIY customers. 512-298-0879. www.advanceautoparts.com
Austin Homebrew Supply, 9129 Metric Blvd., Austin, offers several DIY brew kits ($99-$169). Kits are also available to make your own wine, hard liquor, cider, cheese and even vinegar kits. 512-300-2739. www.austinhomebrew.com
Filson, 11700 Domain Blvd., Bldg. Y2, Ste. 100, Austin, offers apparel, bags, leather goods and accessories. 512-608-4200. www.filson.com
Guideboat Co., 11700 Domain Drive, Ste. 132, Austin, sells handmade guideboats, outdoor equipment, apparel and accessories. 512-649-4432. www.guideboat.com
STAG Provisions for Men, 11700 Domain Blvd., Ste. 120, Austin, sells clothing, shoes and accessories. 512-339-6868. www.stagprovisions.com
Suitsupply, 11701 Domain Blvd., Ste. C9-138, Austin, sells a full range of men’s attire, including eveningwear and custom-made suits, jackets, trousers, coats and shirts. 512-262-4367. www.suitsupply.com
UNTUCKit, 11401 Century Oaks Terrace, Ste. 129, Austin, sells men’s apparel, such as dress shirts, that is designed to be worn untucked. 512-770-6608. www.untuckit.com
Men’s lifestyle shop, Weathered Coalition, 11601 Rock Rose Ave., Austin, sells apparel, leather goods and luggage and also serves coffee and Texas whiskey. 512-852-9869. www.weatheredcoalition.com
Will Leather Goods, 11701 Domain Blvd., Ste. 160, Austin, sells lifetime-guaranteed leather bags and other accessories. 512-954-9316. www.willleathergoods.com
Tune Up: The Manly Salon, 13376 Research Blvd., Ste. 512, Austin, offers haircuts, manicures, pedicures and beard trims. The business is open Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday from noon- 6 p.m. 512-567-9889. www.tuneupsalon.com
Full-service men’s grooming salon 18|8 Fine Men’s Salon, 11909 Domain Drive, Ste. 160, Austin, offers men’s haircuts, shaves, waxing and color services as well as scalp, face and nail treatments. Complimentary wine and beer are available with services. For Father’s Day, customers can purchase a $100 e-gift card for $75. 512-489-1881. www.eighteeneight.com
EATS AND DRINKS
Newly opened Oakwood BBQ, 307 E. Braker Lane, Austin, offers sandwiches, meat plates, smoked meat by the pound and a variety of side dishes. Oakwood operates Tuesday through Sunday, opening at 11 a.m. and closing when food sells out. The restaurant has indoor and outdoor seating and sells beer by the can and bottle. In June, the restaurant will begin hosting live music. 512-520-5165. www.facebook.com/oakwoodbbq
Regional barbecue joint SLAB BBQ, 9012 Research Blvd., Ste. C4, Austin, offers sandwiches, barbecued meats and housemade sauces combining elements from Alabama, the Carolinas, Memphis and Texas barbecue. 512-351-9977. www.realdopebbq.com
All Pluckers Wing Bar locations are offering free meals for dad on Father’s Day. Dads get a complimentary entrée, side and nonalcoholic beverage when they post a photo of their family at the wing bar to Facebook or Instagram using the hashtag #Pluckers. Options include wings with one of more than 20 housemade sauces, fried pickles, the Bypass Burger with bacon and jalapenos and fried macaroni and cheese. Northwest Austin has two locations at 9070 Research Blvd., Ste. 201C, Austin, and 11066 Pecan Park Blvd., Austin. Research: 512-533-9464. Pecan Park: 512-258-9464. www.pluckers.com
Brazilian steakhouse Estancia Churrascaria, 10000 Research Blvd., Ste. B, Austin, offers dads a complimentary lunch or dinner card with the purchase of a dine-in meal on Father’s Day weekend, June 17-18. Reservations are encouraged. 512-345-5600. www.estanciachurrascaria.com/reservations