Frugal Family kept Father’s Day in mind this week to help you with those last minute gift ideas for the special men in your life. We have a freebie restaurant offer from one of Buckhead’s newest steakhouses to celebrate with Dad this Sunday, and a fun way to get him to venture to the links during the week.
Several retailers are also offering promotions (and a great coupon) for this special weekend to help you find gifts of all kinds, no matter what your budget may be. (Remember to always check with the merchant for additional conditions.)
1. Treat Dad to a free meal this weekend at , located in the hotel. This Sunday only, Dad’s meal is on the house with the purchase of one meal (minimum party of two) of equal or lesser value.
Throughout the summer, Shula’s offers patio specials every day after 5 p.m., with $5 martinis and select menu items for $5 to $7 until 8 p.m.
2. is having its End of Season Sale through July 31. Buy any shirt or sweater and get one at 50 percent off. You’ll find a large selection of polo, seersucker and tailored-fit patterned shirts to fit any Dad’s style. And of course, J&M has many of its well-known shoe collections at discounts of 20 to 40 percent throughout the store. These include Mayhew Boat shoes and Cammon Fisherman and their ever popular dress shoes. In-store associates can also help you with Father’s Day gift ideas with selections of eyewear, leather goods, cufflinks and more. Should you decide to make your purchase online, Johnston & Murphy provides free ground shipping on orders more than $225.
3. at has an enticing offer to get Dad back to the links and out of that Weekend Warrior comfort zone. Every Tuesday and Thursday through the end of June, North Fulton is offering $2 Tuesdays and Thursdays. Get $2 hot dogs and $2 Natural Lights all day long. Click here to view tee time specials and reserve your weekday spot.
4. Father’s Day and summer grilling go hand in hand, which makes it a great time to check out “Outdoor Essentials” sale. Get 20 percent off grilling tools, cookware and outdoor furniture. You will even find discounts on the signature Williams-Sonoma beer making kit and the infamous Smoking Gun, to give your favorite foods that smoky flavor quickly and easily. This sale is good through Sunday.
5. Visit and use this 20 percent off coupon (one in-store item, Sunday only) toward already discounted fashions and accessories. Impress Dad and snag casual sportswear or a designer suit, and he’ll never know it was a frugal find.